The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
XSD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 281 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.48% 36.40% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 195 162
Median daily rate £388 £375 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing XSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSD across the Wales region.

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for XSD.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) ILOG
1 7 (100.00%) FileNet
1 7 (100.00%) Kofax
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) JRules
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Java SE
1 7 (100.00%) Java EE
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Confluence
1 7 (100.00%) FileNet
1 7 (100.00%) GeoServer
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Gliffy
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Hudson
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Spock
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Dojo
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Java EE
1 7 (100.00%) Java SE
1 7 (100.00%) JRules
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) JSTS
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) OpenLayers
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
1 7 (100.00%) ILOG
1 7 (100.00%) Kofax
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk