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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 181 212 203
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs citing XSL 18 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.069% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.23% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£368 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £413 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
XSL
London

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
1755 2157 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.76% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1636 1692
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

XSL Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 33 (97.06%) XML
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) HTML
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) Finance
5 14 (41.18%) Web Services
6 13 (38.24%) XSD
6 13 (38.24%) OO
7 12 (35.29%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) Linux
7 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
8 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
9 10 (29.41%) XHTML
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
10 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
11 8 (23.53%) MVC
11 8 (23.53%) Subversion
11 8 (23.53%) MySQL
11 8 (23.53%) PHP
11 8 (23.53%) Apache
11 8 (23.53%) IIS
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) SaaS
12 7 (20.59%) Redmine

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) Apache
1 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) SaaS
2 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) PaaS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) MySQL
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.76%) OLTP
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Subversion
3 7 (20.59%) Redmine
3 7 (20.59%) FogBugz
3 7 (20.59%) Trac
3 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.59%) Mercurial
3 7 (20.59%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) Bugzilla
4 5 (14.71%) NUnit
5 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.88%) Selenium
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (2.94%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 7 (20.59%) PHP Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 3 (8.82%) UI Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) UI Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) XML
2 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) Web Services
5 13 (38.24%) XSD
6 10 (29.41%) XHTML
7 9 (26.47%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) WCF
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.65%) XSLT
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) XML Schema
10 4 (11.76%) DHTML
11 3 (8.82%) SOAP
11 3 (8.82%) Ajax
11 3 (8.82%) REST
11 3 (8.82%) HTML5
12 2 (5.88%) CSS3
12 2 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) OO
2 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
3 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) OO PHP
4 7 (20.59%) CRM
4 7 (20.59%) OOP
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) SOA
6 5 (14.71%) EAI
6 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) OOD
6 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) C#
4 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
5 8 (23.53%) PHP
6 7 (20.59%) PHP5
7 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (5.88%) VBA
9 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Perl
9 1 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCAD
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) MCPD
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) EMIR
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (20.59%) Zend
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) Remedy
4 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.88%) Thunderhead
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago