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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 155 198 199
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Contract jobs citing XSL 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.61% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £375 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £397 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £529 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
1228 1794 1729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.56% 30.17% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 1461 1294
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
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 July 2016.

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 July 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 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) JSTL
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) Advertising
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) VB

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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Mule
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Murex Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Java RMI
4 3 (37.50%) JavaBeans
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) JSTL
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) Visualforce
4 3 (37.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Apex Code
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SOQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Canoo
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Murex
3 1 (12.50%) Redback
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase