Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 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)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.077% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median daily rate - £300 -
England median daily rate £490 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £32.30 £42.00
% change year-on-year +31.58% -23.10% -11.58%

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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 429 578 434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.26% 22.23% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 363 270
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +10.17%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £258
90th Percentile £528 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 9
North East median hourly rate £33.07 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% +73.27% -52.47%
10th Percentile £12.46 £16.50 £14.15
90th Percentile £47.73 £36.00 £16.73
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +4.17% +2.86%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the North East

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in the North East