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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 112 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £42.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-48.14% +40.49%
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
633 666 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.95% 29.48% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 363 315
Average daily rate £330 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.75 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 4 £340 +13.33% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (40.00%) XSLT
7 4 (40.00%) SOAP
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (40.00%) XPath
7 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
8 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
8 3 (30.00%) Lucene
8 3 (30.00%) Scrum
8 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (30.00%) CSS
8 3 (30.00%) Java

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) XSLT
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) Lucene
7 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (30.00%) Lucene.Net
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (30.00%) RUP
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) XPath
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Software AG
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 21 days ago