The table below looks at the statistics for XSLT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 68 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing XSLT 5 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 0.88% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 3.57% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
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£425 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-35.15% -11.11%
XSLT
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
228 196 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.34% 24.59% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 114 102
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

XSLT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XSLT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XSLT
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XSLT Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

XSLT
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSLT across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XSLT Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

XSLT
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XSLT Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £625 -
XSLT
North West

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing XSLT 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 XSLT.

1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 8 (72.73%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
5 7 (63.64%) Integration Testing
5 7 (63.64%) JAX-WS
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 7 (63.64%) XPath
5 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) WSDL
5 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (63.64%) SDLC
6 6 (54.55%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) POJO
7 4 (36.36%) JiBX
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) JAXB
8 3 (27.27%) Perforce
8 3 (27.27%) Web Design
8 3 (27.27%) Eclipse

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing XSLT 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 XSLT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Cactus
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Lombardi
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) WSDL
4 7 (63.64%) JAX-WS
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) JAXB
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) JiBX
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) POJO
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (27.27%) ICEfaces
7 3 (27.27%) RichFaces
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) JSF
7 3 (27.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Web 2.0
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Integration Testing
1 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) EAI
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) XPath
3 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Perforce
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft