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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 68 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing XSLT 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.91% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 3.41% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate £450 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £310 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.70% +43.45%
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
247 205 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.17% 26.59% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 142 127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £17.64 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 5 £423 +16.55%
XSLT
North West

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) XML
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) JSP
7 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) IBM
8 4 (21.05%) JDBC
8 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) HTTP
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) Servlets
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) J2EE

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Checkstyle
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) FindBugs
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) EDI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) JSP
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) JDBC
5 4 (21.05%) JSON
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Servlets
6 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
7 2 (10.53%) EDI
7 2 (10.53%) XSD
7 2 (10.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
7 2 (10.53%) EAI
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
6 2 (10.53%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (10.53%) XPath
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Perforce