Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 February 2018 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 27 28
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.23% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.44% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Cheltenham median daily rate - £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +33.33%
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £538 £450
% change year-on-year - +19.44% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire 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 Cheltenham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 19.42% 27.78% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 40
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £303 £313 £236
90th Percentile £595 £516 £489
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £46.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £46.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year - +3.37% -

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Cheltenham

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Cheltenham