Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for XSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSD over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 148 155
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 +14
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.023% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 2.26% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £490 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +18.79% +26.92%
10th Percentile £463 £375 £406
90th Percentile £488 £500 £507
South East median daily rate £475 £480 £450
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

XSD is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,024 975 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.70% 24.22% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 572 450
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £325 £300 £294
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £8.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +462.50% -68.93% -6.36%
10th Percentile £22.35 £8.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £47.91 £51.00 £54.50
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +6.74% +3.49% +7.50%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Berkshire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XSD in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Berkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 1 £475 - 1
XSD
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) EAM
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) EAM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle