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 3 months to 29 March 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XSD 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.90% - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +11.60% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -11.90%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 182 221 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 34.67% 36.05% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 112 99
Median daily rate £452 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.53% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing XSD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 9 £505 -
XSD
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for XSD.

1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) SQL
4 14 (77.78%) SOAP
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (66.67%) REST
6 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (61.11%) Web Services
6 11 (61.11%) Scrum
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle
7 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 9 (50.00%) EJB
8 9 (50.00%) XSLT
8 9 (50.00%) JMS
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (50.00%) Java
8 9 (50.00%) Subversion
8 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (50.00%) Spring
8 9 (50.00%) Maven
8 9 (50.00%) JPA
8 9 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (50.00%) EclipseLink
8 9 (50.00%) SDLC
9 8 (44.44%) JIRA

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 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (44.44%) Confluence
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) FileNet
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) DB2
6 2 (11.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Maven
2 9 (50.00%) Subversion
3 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Digital Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) SOAP
3 12 (66.67%) REST
4 11 (61.11%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) EclipseLink
5 9 (50.00%) EJB
5 9 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
5 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (50.00%) JMS
5 9 (50.00%) JPA
5 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) XSLT
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle ADF
7 7 (38.89%) XSL
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) SOA
6 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 5 (27.78%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) UML
9 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Informatica
2 2 (11.11%) Netezza
2 2 (11.11%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft