The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 134 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing XSD 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.36% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
XSD
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
844 775 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.89% 30.75% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 536 323
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 9 £425 +21.42% 2
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) XSLT
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) SOAP
6 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Service Management
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (33.33%) XPath
8 5 (33.33%) WCF
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (33.33%) UML
9 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
9 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
9 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
9 4 (26.67%) RUP
9 4 (26.67%) Python
9 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (26.67%) REST

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (13.33%) DMZ
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (13.33%) OLAP
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) MOLAP
4 2 (13.33%) ROLAP
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) XMLSpy
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) XSLT
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) JMS
7 3 (20.00%) WSDL
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (13.33%) Middleware
8 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) VUI
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) RUP
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Loose Coupling
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) XPath
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Intel
2 2 (13.33%) Software AG
3 1 (6.67%) Chordiant
3 1 (6.67%) IBM