Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 April 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 131 149
Rank change year-on-year -30 +18 -24
Contract jobs citing XSD 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Surrey median daily rate £425 £565 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.78% +41.25% -23.81%
10th Percentile £323 £463 £380
90th Percentile £438 £565 £420
South East median daily rate £480 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,051 703 758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.48% 31.33% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 478 571
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £321 £306 £313
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 25
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38.75 £37.20 £35.00
90th Percentile £56.00 £47.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +14.29%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Surrey

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Surrey

XSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSD in Surrey

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
Dorking - 3 £425 -
XSD
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XSD.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (75.00%) EAI
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ATL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ATL
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) EAI
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle