The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 510 475 415
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -60
Contract jobs citing XSL 85 95 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.68% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 74
Average daily rate
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£425 £412 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +17.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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UK

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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 60 £490 -6.66% 4
South West -2 9 £333 -13.63% 1
South East -10 7 £375 +7.14% 3
North West -25 4 £325 -
North East -25 2 £400 - 1
East of England -3 1 £300 +9.09% 3
East Midlands -8 1 £310 -13.88% 1
XSL
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XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSL.

1 189 (89.57%) XML
2 150 (71.09%) HTML
3 125 (59.24%) JavaScript
4 112 (53.08%) Java
5 110 (52.13%) CSS
6 107 (50.71%) Web Services
7 98 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (36.97%) SQL
9 77 (36.49%) TDD
10 72 (34.12%) .NET
11 69 (32.70%) Oracle
12 68 (32.23%) C#
13 66 (31.28%) J2EE
13 66 (31.28%) Scrum
14 60 (28.44%) Linux
15 59 (27.96%) SQL Server
16 57 (27.01%) ASP.NET
17 54 (25.59%) SOAP
17 54 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (24.64%) jQuery
19 51 (24.17%) Ajax
20 49 (23.22%) XSD
21 46 (21.80%) XSLT
22 44 (20.85%) Spring
23 43 (20.38%) MVC
24 42 (19.91%) Visual Studio
24 42 (19.91%) Relational Database
25 40 (18.96%) Web Development
26 39 (18.48%) SOA
27 38 (18.01%) JSON

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (14.69%) IIS
2 29 (13.74%) JBoss
3 26 (12.32%) WebSphere
4 25 (11.85%) WebLogic
5 23 (10.90%) SharePoint
6 13 (6.16%) CMS
7 12 (5.69%) Apache
8 8 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.84%) Lync
9 6 (2.84%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (2.84%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.79%) MS Office
3 7 (3.32%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.95%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.37%) Teamcenter
4 3 (1.42%) Magento
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.47%) AWD
6 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.79%) Office 365
2 7 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.84%) Yammer
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) Intranet
2 11 (5.21%) Internet
3 10 (4.74%) HTTP
4 6 (2.84%) SNMP
5 4 (1.90%) DNS
5 4 (1.90%) SSL
6 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.42%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.47%) FTP
7 1 (0.47%) Telnet
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 42 (19.91%) Relational Database
3 27 (12.80%) DB2
4 23 (10.90%) Oracle Database
5 14 (6.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (6.64%) MySQL
6 12 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (5.21%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.21%) NoSQL
8 10 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.32%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.32%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 7 (3.32%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (2.84%) Informix
11 6 (2.84%) PerformancePoint
12 5 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (19.91%) Visual Studio
2 30 (14.22%) Subversion
3 24 (11.37%) Maven
4 22 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
6 17 (8.06%) Ant
7 16 (7.58%) JUnit
8 12 (5.69%) Selenium
9 10 (4.74%) Eclipse
9 10 (4.74%) Jenkins
9 10 (4.74%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.32%) Mockito
10 7 (3.32%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.90%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.90%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.42%) NuGet
12 3 (1.42%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.42%) JMeter
12 3 (1.42%) JIRA
12 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (13.74%) Finance
2 23 (10.90%) Retail
3 7 (3.32%) Banking
4 2 (0.95%) Military
4 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
4 2 (0.95%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) Automotive
4 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Front Office
5 1 (0.47%) Back Office
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 169 (80.09%) Developer
2 59 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 23 (10.90%) .NET Developer
3 23 (10.90%) Web Developer
4 19 (9.00%) Architect
5 16 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.64%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.64%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (6.16%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.69%) Consultant
9 11 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) Web Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Java Web Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.79%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (89.57%) XML
2 150 (71.09%) HTML
3 110 (52.13%) CSS
4 107 (50.71%) Web Services
5 72 (34.12%) .NET
6 66 (31.28%) J2EE
7 57 (27.01%) ASP.NET
8 54 (25.59%) SOAP
9 52 (24.64%) jQuery
10 51 (24.17%) Ajax
11 49 (23.22%) XSD
12 46 (21.80%) XSLT
13 44 (20.85%) Spring
14 38 (18.01%) JSON
15 34 (16.11%) WSDL
16 33 (15.64%) Servlets
16 33 (15.64%) REST
17 31 (14.69%) RESTful
18 30 (14.22%) HTML5
19 28 (13.27%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.95%) Social Media
2 18 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.11%) iPad
3 15 (7.11%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.79%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.90%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.90%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.42%) User Experience
10 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.95%) Social Network
10 2 (0.95%) NHS
10 2 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (28.44%) Linux
2 24 (11.37%) UNIX
3 23 (10.90%) Windows
4 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.42%) Android
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.95%) CentOS
6 2 (0.95%) Solaris
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (36.49%) TDD
3 66 (31.28%) Scrum
4 54 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (20.38%) MVC
6 40 (18.96%) Web Development
7 39 (18.48%) SOA
8 37 (17.54%) SDLC
9 36 (17.06%) E-Commerce
10 27 (12.80%) Software Engineering
11 26 (12.32%) OO
12 25 (11.85%) Content Management
13 18 (8.53%) ERP
14 17 (8.06%) UML
14 17 (8.06%) Waterfall
15 16 (7.58%) Open Source
16 15 (7.11%) Unit Testing
16 15 (7.11%) Kanban
16 15 (7.11%) Web Application Development
16 15 (7.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 125 (59.24%) JavaScript
2 112 (53.08%) Java
3 78 (36.97%) SQL
4 68 (32.23%) C#
5 27 (12.80%) XPath
6 17 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.11%) Groovy
8 14 (6.64%) VB6
8 14 (6.64%) VB
8 14 (6.64%) PL/SQL
9 13 (6.16%) C++
10 12 (5.69%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.27%) PHP
11 9 (4.27%) Python
12 8 (3.79%) Perl
13 7 (3.32%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.84%) C
14 6 (2.84%) VBA
15 3 (1.42%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (10.90%) Degree
2 14 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.80%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) HL7
3 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (2.37%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.95%) Ansible
3 2 (0.95%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.47%) Netcool
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 69 (32.70%) Oracle
2 31 (14.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.53%) Perforce
4 16 (7.58%) IBM
5 15 (7.11%) ATG
5 15 (7.11%) Endeca
6 12 (5.69%) New Relic
7 8 (3.79%) Sybase
8 6 (2.84%) Nintex
9 5 (2.37%) Zend
9 5 (2.37%) Tableau
9 5 (2.37%) VMware
9 5 (2.37%) Siemens
10 4 (1.90%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.42%) Actimize
11 3 (1.42%) HP
11 3 (1.42%) Citrix
12 2 (0.95%) Adobe
12 2 (0.95%) Sun
12 2 (0.95%) Apple
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