Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 May 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 102 139
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.27% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.94% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Edinburgh median daily rate - £400 -
Scotland median daily rate - £400 £339
% change year-on-year - +18.08% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 697 530 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.36% 28.71% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 367 375
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +9.97%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £275
90th Percentile £540 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +246.67% -62.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -35.33% +28.21% -25.00%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Edinburgh

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Edinburgh