Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 165 171
Rank change year-on-year +23 +6 -29
Contract jobs citing XSD 3 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £473 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.34% +14.55% +17.86%
10th Percentile £370 £369 £338
90th Percentile £430 £1,000 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £473 £413
% change year-on-year -15.34% +14.55% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1066 1394 1188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.55% 34.36% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 1017 770
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £480
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.50% +162.30%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £10.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year +304.41% -74.50% +33.33%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in West Yorkshire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in West Yorkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Leeds +18 2 £388 -22.50% 2
Bradford +9 1 £425 +47.83%
XSD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Force.com
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
2 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JAXB
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore