The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - 70 45
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.64% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.48% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Average daily rate
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- £297 £169
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -62.03%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
256 323 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.54% 26.03% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 168 81
Average daily rate £351 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh