Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 85 98
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 17 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.54% 0.80% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 2.87% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 0
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.04% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £420
% change year-on-year - +13.10% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 408 279 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.96% 28.01% 34.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 168 243
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +3.29% +15.65%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £308
90th Percentile £560 £584 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +4.65% -14.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in West Sussex

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in West Sussex

XSD
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Worthing -9 17 £475 -1.04%
XSD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for XSD.

1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) XSLT
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) SOA
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) EJB 3.0
5 8 (47.06%) REST
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) EJB
5 8 (47.06%) JMS
5 8 (47.06%) Java 8
6 7 (41.18%) EclipseLink
6 7 (41.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (41.18%) XSL
6 7 (41.18%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
6 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
6 7 (41.18%) JPA
6 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (29.41%) Event-Driven Architecture

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) WebLogic Workshop
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) XML Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Messaging Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) SOA Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
2 10 (58.82%) XSLT
3 8 (47.06%) EJB
3 8 (47.06%) EJB 3.0
3 8 (47.06%) JMS
3 8 (47.06%) REST
3 8 (47.06%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) EclipseLink
4 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
4 7 (41.18%) JPA
4 7 (41.18%) XSL
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
7 3 (17.65%) Middleware
8 2 (11.76%) JSON
8 2 (11.76%) JSON Schema
8 2 (11.76%) WSDL
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (29.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Conceptual Models
6 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Java 8
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle