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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 186 190 222
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Contract jobs citing XSL 12 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.30% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.01% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
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£500 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.05% +13.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.00
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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
1645 1778 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 30.06% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1313 1679
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 2 September 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 17 (62.96%) J2EE
4 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 17 (62.96%) XSD
4 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
6 15 (55.56%) UNIX
6 15 (55.56%) Spring
6 15 (55.56%) Ajax
6 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (55.56%) TDD
7 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
7 14 (51.85%) Web Development
7 14 (51.85%) DB2
8 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (48.15%) Open Source
8 13 (48.15%) Mobile App
8 13 (48.15%) Mobile Application Development
9 12 (44.44%) Web Services
10 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 10 (37.04%) JSON
11 8 (29.63%) HTML
12 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (25.93%) DevOps
13 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
13 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.41%) Lync
1 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 14 (51.85%) DB2
4 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 5 (18.52%) Big Data
7 4 (14.81%) MySQL
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) FogBugz
4 2 (7.41%) Trac
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.41%) Redmine
4 2 (7.41%) VisualAge
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.70%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (62.96%) XSD
2 17 (62.96%) J2EE
3 15 (55.56%) Spring
3 15 (55.56%) Ajax
4 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
5 12 (44.44%) Web Services
6 10 (37.04%) JSON
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) Scalatra
9 4 (14.81%) JSP
9 4 (14.81%) Servlets
10 3 (11.11%) SOAP
10 3 (11.11%) .NET
10 3 (11.11%) EJB
10 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 3 (11.11%) XSLT
10 3 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (7.41%) jQuery
11 2 (7.41%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Web Development
4 13 (48.15%) Open Source
4 13 (48.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) UML
9 3 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (11.11%) EAI
9 3 (11.11%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) SOA
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (11.11%) Release Management
10 2 (7.41%) BPMN
10 2 (7.41%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) PHP5
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (7.41%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EDQ
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) WorldPay
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Akamai
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) New Relic
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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