The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - 124 119
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.38% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £460 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
489 533 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.40% 21.89% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 275 242
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Average hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Berkshire region.

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSL.

1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (40.00%) NuGet
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (40.00%) NuGet
1 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Netcool
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas