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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 109 100
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.60% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.90% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £22.04
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
498 683 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.57% 31.59% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 432 289
Median daily rate £403 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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