The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £358 £341
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 - £15.19
XSL
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 32.94% 37.08% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSL across the Belfast region.

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Belfast