The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 71
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.28% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 234 156 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 31.41% 23.25% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 290 653
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
10th Percentile £313 £263 £230
90th Percentile £625 £450 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +21.42% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.66% -6.25%  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Milton Keynes

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XSD.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle