The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - 66 58
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.50% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
XSL
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 202 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.12% 24.46% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 150 109
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing XSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

XSL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XSL 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XSL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) AppFabric

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AppFabric
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft