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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 444 415 448
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +33
Contract jobs citing XSL 131 146 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 1.02% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 66 64
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
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 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £48.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
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
14111 14299 14859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.05% 29.32% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9087 9364 9271
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 254 352
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -1 82 £475 +11.76% 24
South East -9 17 £350 +2.18% 3
East of England -17 9 £250 - 4
East Midlands - 7 £375 -
West Midlands +1 6 £338 +27.35% 4
North West -17 3 - - 5
South West -42 3 £410 +13.10% 2
North East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 178 (84.76%) XML
2 155 (73.81%) HTML
3 112 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 109 (51.90%) CSS
5 90 (42.86%) Web Services
6 80 (38.10%) Java
7 72 (34.29%) .NET
7 72 (34.29%) XSD
7 72 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (32.38%) Subversion
9 63 (30.00%) Linux
10 61 (29.05%) Oracle
10 61 (29.05%) C#
10 61 (29.05%) Scrum
11 59 (28.10%) SQL
12 58 (27.62%) SOAP
13 55 (26.19%) TDD
14 54 (25.71%) XHTML
15 51 (24.29%) XSLT
15 51 (24.29%) J2EE
15 51 (24.29%) Content Management
16 49 (23.33%) Ant
17 47 (22.38%) E-Commerce
17 47 (22.38%) WSDL
17 47 (22.38%) Maven
17 47 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (21.90%) Retail
19 45 (21.43%) jQuery
20 43 (20.48%) RESTful
21 41 (19.52%) ERP

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 41 (19.52%) WebLogic
2 36 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 28 (13.33%) IIS
4 17 (8.10%) Apache
5 15 (7.14%) CMS
6 14 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (2.38%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.90%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.48%) nginx
14 1 (0.48%) Confluence
14 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 16 (7.62%) InfoPath
2 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.90%) MS Office
4 3 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) SaaS
2 8 (3.81%) Office 365
3 5 (2.38%) PaaS
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.71%) Intranet
2 7 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.38%) HTTP
3 5 (2.38%) Internet
4 3 (1.43%) SNMP
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.05%) MySQL
3 17 (8.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.90%) OLTP
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.95%) DB2
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (32.38%) Subversion
2 49 (23.33%) Ant
3 47 (22.38%) Maven
4 28 (13.33%) JIRA
5 26 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (11.90%) Git (software)
7 15 (7.14%) NUnit
8 12 (5.71%) Visual Studio
8 12 (5.71%) Eclipse
9 10 (4.76%) Bugzilla
9 10 (4.76%) FxCop
10 8 (3.81%) Mercurial
10 8 (3.81%) Redmine
10 8 (3.81%) FogBugz
10 8 (3.81%) Trac
11 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.86%) StyleCop
13 5 (2.38%) Selenium
14 4 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (1.90%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (21.90%) Retail
2 27 (12.86%) Finance
3 11 (5.24%) Publishing
4 5 (2.38%) Banking
4 5 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.90%) Billing
6 3 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) German Language
7 2 (0.95%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 169 (80.48%) Developer
2 21 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (7.62%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (6.19%) Java Developer
5 12 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 12 (5.71%) PHP Developer
5 12 (5.71%) Analyst
5 12 (5.71%) Consultant
6 9 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.81%) VB Developer
7 8 (3.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (2.86%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (2.86%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (2.86%) BizTalk Developer
8 6 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (2.38%) C# Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (84.76%) XML
2 155 (73.81%) HTML
3 109 (51.90%) CSS
4 90 (42.86%) Web Services
5 72 (34.29%) XSD
5 72 (34.29%) .NET
6 58 (27.62%) SOAP
7 54 (25.71%) XHTML
8 51 (24.29%) XSLT
8 51 (24.29%) J2EE
9 47 (22.38%) WSDL
10 45 (21.43%) jQuery
11 43 (20.48%) RESTful
12 39 (18.57%) ASP.NET
13 34 (16.19%) .NET Framework
14 30 (14.29%) HTML5
15 29 (13.81%) Ajax
16 26 (12.38%) WCF
17 18 (8.57%) CSS3
18 16 (7.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.57%) Social Media
1 39 (18.57%) iPad
2 15 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.33%) W3C
4 4 (1.90%) CESG
5 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.43%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.43%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.95%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.95%) Taxonomies
6 2 (0.95%) Photography
7 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.48%) Wiki
7 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.48%) Animation
7 1 (0.48%) NHS
7 1 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.48%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (30.00%) Linux
2 16 (7.62%) Windows
3 6 (2.86%) UNIX
4 3 (1.43%) Windows 2000
4 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.95%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.05%) Scrum
3 55 (26.19%) TDD
4 51 (24.29%) Content Management
5 47 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (22.38%) E-Commerce
6 41 (19.52%) ERP
7 39 (18.57%) Waterfall
8 35 (16.67%) OO
9 29 (13.81%) MVC
10 23 (10.95%) SOA
10 23 (10.95%) Software Engineering
11 20 (9.52%) Web Development
12 16 (7.62%) CRM
13 15 (7.14%) OOP
14 14 (6.67%) Unit Testing
15 13 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (5.71%) Information Architecture
16 12 (5.71%) Migration
17 11 (5.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 112 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 80 (38.10%) Java
3 61 (29.05%) C#
4 59 (28.10%) SQL
5 39 (18.57%) Groovy
6 19 (9.05%) Shell Script
7 18 (8.57%) PHP
8 15 (7.14%) VBScript
8 15 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.19%) VB
10 11 (5.24%) Python
10 11 (5.24%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.76%) Perl
11 10 (4.76%) VB6
12 8 (3.81%) PHP5
13 5 (2.38%) C++
13 5 (2.38%) C
13 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (10.00%) Degree
2 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.95%) MCPD
6 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCITP
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) MCAD
7 1 (0.48%) MCSD
7 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) HL7
2 1 (0.48%) EMIR
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.95%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.48%) Netcool
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (29.05%) Oracle
2 41 (19.52%) JBoss
3 39 (18.57%) ATG
3 39 (18.57%) Perforce
3 39 (18.57%) Endeca
4 33 (15.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.24%) Zend
6 10 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.86%) Adobe
8 5 (2.38%) Google
8 5 (2.38%) Facebook
8 5 (2.38%) Twitter
8 5 (2.38%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.90%) Remedy
9 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.43%) hybris
10 3 (1.43%) IBM
11 2 (0.95%) SAP
11 2 (0.95%) Sun
11 2 (0.95%) Murex
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