The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 30 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 134 131
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs citing XSD 3 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.90% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +13.09% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 723 893 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 34.10% 30.87% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 637 495
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

XSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSD in Yorkshire

XSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSD in Yorkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +8 1 £400 +14.28% 7
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) WSDL
2 5 (62.50%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Redis
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Redis
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Spock
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Technical Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) WSDL
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Avro
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Dojo
5 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (12.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) ECMAScript
4 1 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
1 1 (12.50%) Solace
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
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