The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 58 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing XSLT 6 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 2.25% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 8.25% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
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£288 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 206 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.73% 27.21% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 99 161
Average daily rate £335 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
XSLT
North West

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
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 24 July 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +3 3 £275 -26.66%
Knutsford - - - -
Warrington - - - -
XSLT
North West

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) OOXML
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) XPath
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HornetQ
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) DOM
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) JAXB
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Drools
5 2 (22.22%) Maven

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) OOXML
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HornetQ
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) DOM
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) JAXB
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Drools
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) AOP
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle