The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
XSL
Scotland

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
284 252 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.85% 17.22% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 159 205
Median daily rate £375 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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