The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for XSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £638 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +14.70% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 - -

XSD is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 70 119 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.60% 25.00% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 69 89
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing XSD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Gloucestershire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) EJB
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) JPA
1 7 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) EJB
1 7 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
1 7 (100.00%) JPA
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle