The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 56 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing XSL 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.81% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £460 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £338 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 -
XSL
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 247 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.58% 24.82% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 173 108
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £17.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 1 £460 -
XSL
North West

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XSL.

1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) Publishing
3 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow Development
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) SFIA
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) TDD

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Introscope
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Log4j
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) CRM Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) PowerMock
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) SFIA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Compuware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce