The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
London / City of London
Rank 151 148 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +37
Contract jobs citing XSL 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £575 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +39.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £301 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 -

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1074 985 1546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.47% 32.06% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 821 1252
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for XSL.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Akamai
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) OLTP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JavaBeans
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Servlets
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Canoo
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Redback
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) WorldPay