Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 155 156
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.13% 0.68% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 3.00% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 16
Hampshire median daily rate £313 £464 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.61% +10.75% +19.64%
10th Percentile £306 £363 £234
90th Percentile £459 £486 £494
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £42.00
South East median hourly rate - - £42.00

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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 857 966 977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.89% 22.63% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 659 600
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.33% +6.79%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £487 £488
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 19
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £40.16 £16.64 £15.56
90th Percentile £69.81 £59.31 £43.00
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Hampshire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Hampshire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSD in Hampshire

XSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSD in Hampshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Havant - 2 £313 -
Basingstoke -11 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -
XSD
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) XMLSpy
4 1 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) FTP

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (20.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Designer
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Solution Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) IBM