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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 114 109 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.50% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.68% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
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£290 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £389 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -60.00%
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
682 655 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.96% 29.98% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 413 453
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 10
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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
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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
North Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 1
West Yorkshire -9 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) JPA
4 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (25.00%) Lucene
7 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (25.00%) Lucene.Net
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (25.00%) SQL

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) AquaLogic
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) JPA
4 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) Lucene
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (25.00%) Lucene.Net
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO