The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 120 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.046% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.63% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£413 - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £371 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.47% +14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XSD
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
626 475 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.87% 28.46% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 303 211
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £205 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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
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 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -22 1 £413 - 3
XSD
Yorkshire

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Loose Coupling
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) SPSS
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) MOLAP
1 2 (33.33%) ROLAP
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) XMLSpy
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics Architect
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) Servlets
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) VUI
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Loose Coupling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Chordiant
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP