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 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 443 420 436
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing XSL 140 138 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.97% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 58 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £355 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.57% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £48.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +95.91%
XSL
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
14288 14189 14824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.52% 29.36% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9329 9311 9087
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 255 341
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.69 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014. 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 +18 92 £425 - 18
South East +7 17 £350 +10.23% 9
East of England -18 11 £250 - 2
West Midlands -9 7 £338 +27.35% 1
East Midlands - 7 £375 - 2
North West -17 2 - - 1
South West -47 2 £450 +24.13% 3
North East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

1 183 (84.72%) XML
2 162 (75.00%) HTML
3 124 (57.41%) JavaScript
4 117 (54.17%) CSS
5 108 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (43.06%) Web Services
7 91 (42.13%) Java
8 75 (34.72%) XSD
9 72 (33.33%) .NET
10 68 (31.48%) Subversion
11 63 (29.17%) Scrum
12 62 (28.70%) C#
12 62 (28.70%) Linux
13 61 (28.24%) Oracle
14 60 (27.78%) J2EE
14 60 (27.78%) XHTML
14 60 (27.78%) TDD
15 59 (27.31%) SQL
16 58 (26.85%) SOAP
17 51 (23.61%) Content Management
18 50 (23.15%) Ant
19 49 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (22.22%) E-Commerce
20 48 (22.22%) Retail
21 47 (21.76%) Maven
22 46 (21.30%) WSDL
22 46 (21.30%) XSLT
22 46 (21.30%) jQuery
23 42 (19.44%) RESTful
24 41 (18.98%) JBoss

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 40 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 37 (17.13%) SharePoint
3 26 (12.04%) IIS
4 18 (8.33%) Apache
4 18 (8.33%) CMS
5 14 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (4.63%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (3.70%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (2.31%) Umbraco
10 5 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.46%) nginx
14 1 (0.46%) Confluence
14 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 17 (7.87%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.85%) MS Office
2 4 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.17%) SaaS
1 9 (4.17%) Office 365
2 5 (2.31%) PaaS
2 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.31%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.56%) Intranet
2 7 (3.24%) SNMP
3 5 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.31%) HTTP
4 4 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.87%) MySQL
3 16 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.48%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.85%) DB2
8 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.39%) OLTP
9 3 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (31.48%) Subversion
2 50 (23.15%) Ant
3 47 (21.76%) Maven
4 28 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (12.04%) JIRA
6 25 (11.57%) Git (software)
7 15 (6.94%) Eclipse
7 15 (6.94%) NUnit
8 12 (5.56%) Visual Studio
9 10 (4.63%) Bugzilla
9 10 (4.63%) FxCop
10 8 (3.70%) Mercurial
10 8 (3.70%) Redmine
10 8 (3.70%) FogBugz
10 8 (3.70%) Trac
11 7 (3.24%) Selenium
12 6 (2.78%) Jenkins
13 5 (2.31%) JUnit
13 5 (2.31%) StyleCop
14 4 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (22.22%) Retail
2 29 (13.43%) Finance
3 9 (4.17%) Publishing
4 5 (2.31%) Banking
4 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.39%) Billing
5 3 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.39%) Legal
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Electronics
6 2 (0.93%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) German Language
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (81.48%) Developer
2 20 (9.26%) .NET Developer
3 17 (7.87%) SharePoint Developer
4 16 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 12 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 12 (5.56%) Analyst
5 12 (5.56%) Consultant
6 11 (5.09%) PHP Developer
7 8 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (3.24%) VB Developer
9 6 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (2.78%) SharePoint Consultant
9 6 (2.78%) BizTalk Developer
9 6 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (2.78%) UI Developer
9 6 (2.78%) UI Programmer
10 5 (2.31%) Java Engineer
10 5 (2.31%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (84.72%) XML
2 162 (75.00%) HTML
3 117 (54.17%) CSS
4 93 (43.06%) Web Services
5 75 (34.72%) XSD
6 72 (33.33%) .NET
7 60 (27.78%) J2EE
7 60 (27.78%) XHTML
8 58 (26.85%) SOAP
9 46 (21.30%) XSLT
9 46 (21.30%) WSDL
9 46 (21.30%) jQuery
10 42 (19.44%) RESTful
11 37 (17.13%) ASP.NET
12 36 (16.67%) HTML5
13 33 (15.28%) Ajax
13 33 (15.28%) .NET Framework
14 25 (11.57%) WCF
15 23 (10.65%) CSS3
16 18 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.59%) Social Media
1 38 (17.59%) iPad
2 13 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.24%) W3C
4 5 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.85%) User Experience
5 4 (1.85%) CESG
6 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.39%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.93%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.46%) Animation
8 1 (0.46%) Photography
8 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.46%) Open Source
8 1 (0.46%) Wiki
8 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.70%) Linux
2 15 (6.94%) Windows
3 6 (2.78%) UNIX
4 3 (1.39%) Windows 2000
4 3 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.17%) Scrum
3 60 (27.78%) TDD
4 51 (23.61%) Content Management
5 49 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 40 (18.52%) ERP
8 38 (17.59%) Waterfall
9 37 (17.13%) OO
10 29 (13.43%) MVC
11 26 (12.04%) SOA
12 21 (9.72%) Software Engineering
13 20 (9.26%) Web Development
14 15 (6.94%) CRM
14 15 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (6.48%) UML
16 12 (5.56%) OOP
16 12 (5.56%) Unit Testing
16 12 (5.56%) Information Architecture
17 11 (5.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 124 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 91 (42.13%) Java
3 62 (28.70%) C#
4 59 (27.31%) SQL
5 38 (17.59%) Groovy
6 18 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 16 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 16 (7.41%) PHP
8 14 (6.48%) VBScript
9 12 (5.56%) VB
9 12 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 11 (5.09%) Perl
11 10 (4.63%) Python
11 10 (4.63%) VB6
12 8 (3.70%) PHP5
13 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.31%) C++
13 5 (2.31%) C
14 4 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (8.80%) Degree
2 10 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.93%) MCPD
5 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
6 1 (0.46%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.46%) MCP
6 1 (0.46%) MCAD
6 1 (0.46%) MCSD
6 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
2 1 (0.46%) EMIR
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.46%) Netcool
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (28.24%) Oracle
2 41 (18.98%) JBoss
3 38 (17.59%) ATG
3 38 (17.59%) Perforce
3 38 (17.59%) Endeca
4 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.09%) Adobe
6 10 (4.63%) Zend
6 10 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.31%) Google
7 5 (2.31%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.31%) Facebook
7 5 (2.31%) Twitter
8 4 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.85%) Remedy
9 3 (1.39%) hybris
9 3 (1.39%) IBM
10 2 (0.93%) SAP
10 2 (0.93%) Sun
10 2 (0.93%) Murex
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