The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
UK / England
Rank 533 544 483
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -61
Contract jobs citing XSL 34 67 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.49% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 67
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £356
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13130 13667 12787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.39% 28.65% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9166 9538 8565
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 240 171
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in England

XSL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSL across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

XSL Daily Rate Histogram in England

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

XSL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 15 £525 +25.00% 11
South East +19 8 £413 +10.00% 1
North West +21 4 £275 - 1
East of England +2 3 £300 -
West Midlands +4 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
South West -1 1 - - 1
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for XSL.

1 118 (88.72%) XML
2 70 (52.63%) SQL
3 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (45.86%) JavaScript
5 60 (45.11%) Web Services
6 59 (44.36%) HTML
7 55 (41.35%) Java
8 51 (38.35%) CSS
9 50 (37.59%) XSLT
10 44 (33.08%) SOAP
11 38 (28.57%) SOA
12 37 (27.82%) REST
13 36 (27.07%) XSD
14 35 (26.32%) OO
14 35 (26.32%) MVC
15 33 (24.81%) Hibernate
15 33 (24.81%) Oracle
16 31 (23.31%) .NET
16 31 (23.31%) Spring
17 29 (21.80%) UML
18 27 (20.30%) SQL Server
19 26 (19.55%) J2EE
19 26 (19.55%) RESTful
20 25 (18.80%) C#
20 25 (18.80%) Linux
21 24 (18.05%) ITIL
22 23 (17.29%) PL/SQL
23 22 (16.54%) JSON
24 21 (15.79%) Finance
24 21 (15.79%) T-SQL

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 20 (15.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (9.77%) IIS
3 12 (9.02%) Apache
4 10 (7.52%) Apache Solr
4 10 (7.52%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (5.26%) JBoss
6 5 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.76%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.01%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (2.26%) CMS
8 3 (2.26%) Confluence
8 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.50%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.75%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (7.52%) Magento
3 7 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.28%) SaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Akamai
2 3 (2.26%) IaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.26%) Office 365
2 3 (2.26%) PaaS
3 2 (1.50%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) HTTP
2 11 (8.27%) FTP
3 9 (6.77%) SSL
4 7 (5.26%) Firewall
4 7 (5.26%) HTTPS
4 7 (5.26%) Kerberos
4 7 (5.26%) SNMP
4 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.26%) WinSCP
5 6 (4.51%) LDAP
6 3 (2.26%) Internet
7 2 (1.50%) DNS
7 2 (1.50%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (12.03%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 12 (9.02%) NoSQL
6 11 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (8.27%) MongoDB
6 11 (8.27%) MySQL
7 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.76%) Redis
9 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.01%) Neo4j
10 4 (3.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.01%) OrientDB
11 3 (2.26%) PowerPivot
12 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Eclipse
1 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (7.52%) JUnit
3 9 (6.77%) JIRA
4 8 (6.02%) SoapUI
5 7 (5.26%) ClearCase
5 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.26%) XMLSpy
6 6 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.51%) Subversion
7 5 (3.76%) FxCop
7 5 (3.76%) Log4j
7 5 (3.76%) ReSharper
7 5 (3.76%) StyleCop
8 4 (3.01%) Ant
8 4 (3.01%) Checkstyle
8 4 (3.01%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.01%) Maven
8 4 (3.01%) XMLUnit
General
1 21 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Banking
2 6 (4.51%) Publishing
3 3 (2.26%) Automotive
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (61.65%) Developer
2 19 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 19 (14.29%) Architect
3 18 (13.53%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.53%) ServiceNow Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Java Architect
6 11 (8.27%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (7.52%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Magento Developer
9 8 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.02%) J2EE Architect
9 8 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 8 (6.02%) XML Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Analyst
10 7 (5.26%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.26%) Software Architect
11 6 (4.51%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (4.51%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (4.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (88.72%) XML
2 60 (45.11%) Web Services
3 59 (44.36%) HTML
4 51 (38.35%) CSS
5 50 (37.59%) XSLT
6 44 (33.08%) SOAP
7 37 (27.82%) REST
8 36 (27.07%) XSD
9 33 (24.81%) Hibernate
10 31 (23.31%) .NET
10 31 (23.31%) Spring
11 26 (19.55%) J2EE
11 26 (19.55%) RESTful
12 22 (16.54%) JSON
13 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
14 18 (13.53%) JSP
14 18 (13.53%) XHTML
15 17 (12.78%) Spring MVC
15 17 (12.78%) WSDL
16 16 (12.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) CMDB
2 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.26%) DataPower
4 5 (3.76%) EMV
5 4 (3.01%) Contactless
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) W3C
7 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.80%) Linux
2 11 (8.27%) Windows
3 10 (7.52%) Unix
4 7 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.57%) SOA
3 35 (26.32%) MVC
3 35 (26.32%) OO
4 29 (21.80%) UML
5 24 (18.05%) ITIL
6 18 (13.53%) DevOps
7 17 (12.78%) Workflow
8 16 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (12.03%) ITSM
9 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.28%) ITIL V3
10 14 (10.53%) SDLC
11 13 (9.77%) Scrum
12 12 (9.02%) Open Source
12 12 (9.02%) TDD
13 11 (8.27%) ArchiMate
13 11 (8.27%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (8.27%) Software Architecture
14 10 (7.52%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.63%) SQL
2 61 (45.86%) JavaScript
3 55 (41.35%) Java
4 25 (18.80%) C#
5 23 (17.29%) PL/SQL
6 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 14 (10.53%) ActionScript
8 13 (9.77%) VB
8 13 (9.77%) VB.NET
8 13 (9.77%) VB6
9 11 (8.27%) PHP
10 9 (6.77%) XPath
11 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.51%) VBScript
12 5 (3.76%) C++
13 4 (3.01%) Python
13 4 (3.01%) XQuery
14 3 (2.26%) Tcl
15 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.26%) ISEB
1 7 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.76%) Degree
3 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.51%) Varnish
3 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.75%) Ansible
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) Salt
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (24.81%) Oracle
2 20 (15.04%) HP
3 17 (12.78%) Adobe
3 17 (12.78%) ServiceNow
4 15 (11.28%) IBM
5 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 14 (10.53%) Remedy
6 13 (9.77%) BMC
6 13 (9.77%) Sybase
7 9 (6.77%) Zend
8 6 (4.51%) Atlassian
8 6 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.76%) SAP
10 4 (3.01%) BEA
11 3 (2.26%) F5
11 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.26%) webMethods
12 2 (1.50%) Canoo
12 2 (1.50%) Solace
13 1 (0.75%) WorldPay
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