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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 156 161 200
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +39
Contract jobs citing XSL 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.058% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.18% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Median daily rate £325 £575 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +49.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 -
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
1208 1094 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.43% 31.93% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 920 1372
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 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) XSD
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Selenium
6 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) Canoo
6 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (40.00%) JSTL
6 4 (40.00%) JSP
6 4 (40.00%) Servlets
6 4 (40.00%) Struts
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) DB2
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Mule
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) OLTP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) XSD
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) Java RMI
5 4 (40.00%) JavaBeans
5 4 (40.00%) JMS
5 4 (40.00%) JSP
5 4 (40.00%) JSTL
5 4 (40.00%) Servlets
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Struts
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (30.00%) SOQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Canoo
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Akamai
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Redback
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) WorldPay