The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 100 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% - 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.39% 27.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 214 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSD
Yorkshire

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 5 £333 - 2
Wakefield - - - - 3
Bradford - - - -
XSD
Yorkshire

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD.

1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) J2EE
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) XSLT
5 6 (54.55%) SOA
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) UML
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) SOAP
8 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 3 (27.27%) Java EE
8 3 (27.27%) Use Case
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
9 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 2 (18.18%) Web Design
9 2 (18.18%) JSON
9 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
9 2 (18.18%) WCF

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) AquaLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (9.09%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) J2EE
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) XSLT
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) SOAP
8 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 3 (27.27%) Java EE
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
9 2 (18.18%) JSON
9 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
9 2 (18.18%) WCF
9 2 (18.18%) Spring
9 2 (18.18%) JSP
9 2 (18.18%) XHTML
9 2 (18.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Document Management
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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