Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 October 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 72 78
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.073% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 1.55% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
South Wales median daily rate - £238 £184
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.70% -
Wales median daily rate £388 £300 £184
% change year-on-year +29.17% +63.49% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £21.50
Wales median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 475 258 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 34.65% 28.26% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 196 207
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £279
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
Wales median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
South Wales median hourly rate £21.75 £21.57 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +0.33% +34.38%
Wales median hourly rate £21.75 £21.57 £21.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% +0.33% -27.12%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in South Wales

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in South Wales

XSD
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Newport - 1 - -
XSD
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for XSD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) ER Studio

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ER Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) PowerDesigner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera