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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 562 490 497
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +7
Contract jobs citing XSL 69 120 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.87% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 90 56
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
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
14245 13798 13502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10074 9062 8973
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 183 189
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -25 41 £420 -11.57% 18
South East -16 13 £375 - 4
South West +4 9 £400 +14.28%
North West -8 2 £325 -16.12%
West Midlands -11 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £338 -
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 125 (93.98%) XML
2 90 (67.67%) Java
3 73 (54.89%) HTML
3 73 (54.89%) Web Services
4 61 (45.86%) SQL
5 60 (45.11%) SOAP
6 59 (44.36%) XSD
7 52 (39.10%) SOA
8 51 (38.35%) JavaScript
9 47 (35.34%) JMS
9 47 (35.34%) REST
10 45 (33.83%) Oracle
11 44 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (30.08%) CSS
13 38 (28.57%) Spring
14 36 (27.07%) XSLT
15 35 (26.32%) Linux
16 33 (24.81%) SDLC
17 32 (24.06%) UML
18 28 (21.05%) Scrum
18 28 (21.05%) JSON
19 26 (19.55%) Ajax
19 26 (19.55%) J2EE
20 25 (18.80%) OO
20 25 (18.80%) HTTP
21 23 (17.29%) Middleware
21 23 (17.29%) WSDL
22 22 (16.54%) WebLogic
22 22 (16.54%) RESTful
23 21 (15.79%) Maven

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 22 (16.54%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.28%) WebSphere
3 14 (10.53%) CMS
4 12 (9.02%) Apache
4 12 (9.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (6.77%) JBoss
5 9 (6.77%) MQSeries
6 7 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (5.26%) Liferay
7 6 (4.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 5 (3.76%) Mule
9 4 (3.01%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.26%) Node.js
10 3 (2.26%) SAP EP
10 3 (2.26%) SAP Portal
10 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.26%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.50%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.26%) PTC Creo
1 3 (2.26%) Siemens NX
2 2 (1.50%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
2 2 (1.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (1.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Teamcenter
2 4 (3.01%) Magento
2 4 (3.01%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.50%) BigMachines
4 2 (1.50%) Primavera
4 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.75%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.80%) HTTP
2 12 (9.02%) SNMP
3 11 (8.27%) LDAP
4 10 (7.52%) HTTPS
5 9 (6.77%) FTP
5 9 (6.77%) WinSCP
6 3 (2.26%) SSL
7 2 (1.50%) DVB
8 1 (0.75%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.75%) Intranet
8 1 (0.75%) Network Security
8 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (6.02%) MySQL
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.01%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.26%) DB2
7 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.50%) Redis
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.79%) Maven
1 21 (15.79%) Subversion
2 19 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
4 17 (12.78%) SoapUI
5 15 (11.28%) ClearCase
5 15 (11.28%) JUnit
6 14 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 9 (6.77%) XMLSpy
8 8 (6.02%) Vagrant
9 7 (5.26%) Ant
10 5 (3.76%) Selenium
10 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.01%) JMeter
12 3 (2.26%) NetBeans
12 3 (2.26%) Protractor
13 2 (1.50%) Grunt
13 2 (1.50%) gulp
14 1 (0.75%) Apache Ivy
14 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (11.28%) Retail
2 10 (7.52%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Marketing
3 7 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Electronics
5 2 (1.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (63.16%) Developer
2 30 (22.56%) Java Developer
3 25 (18.80%) Architect
4 15 (11.28%) Software Architect
5 14 (10.53%) XML Developer
6 13 (9.77%) Designer
7 10 (7.52%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) Consultant
8 7 (5.26%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.51%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Web Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) webMethods Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Applications Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Java Software Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Murex Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.01%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (93.98%) XML
2 73 (54.89%) HTML
2 73 (54.89%) Web Services
3 60 (45.11%) SOAP
4 59 (44.36%) XSD
5 47 (35.34%) JMS
5 47 (35.34%) REST
6 40 (30.08%) CSS
7 38 (28.57%) Spring
8 36 (27.07%) XSLT
9 28 (21.05%) JSON
10 26 (19.55%) Ajax
10 26 (19.55%) J2EE
11 23 (17.29%) Middleware
11 23 (17.29%) WSDL
12 22 (16.54%) RESTful
13 18 (13.53%) Hibernate
13 18 (13.53%) Java EE
14 17 (12.78%) JSP
15 16 (12.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) SWIFT
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Social Media
4 4 (3.01%) iPad
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) DataPower
5 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) EMV
7 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.32%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Unix
3 6 (4.51%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.10%) SOA
2 44 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (24.81%) SDLC
4 32 (24.06%) UML
5 28 (21.05%) Scrum
6 25 (18.80%) OO
7 21 (15.79%) TDD
8 19 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 19 (14.29%) Workflow
9 18 (13.53%) Defect Tracking
10 15 (11.28%) Content Management
10 15 (11.28%) Migration
11 13 (9.77%) EAI
11 13 (9.77%) Multithreading
12 12 (9.02%) B2B
12 12 (9.02%) BPMN
12 12 (9.02%) Static Code Analysis
13 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.27%) ERP
13 11 (8.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (67.67%) Java
2 61 (45.86%) SQL
3 51 (38.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.77%) C#
4 13 (9.77%) Python
5 12 (9.02%) Ruby
6 11 (8.27%) C++
7 10 (7.52%) PHP
7 10 (7.52%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.77%) Perl
9 8 (6.02%) Delphi
9 8 (6.02%) PL/1
10 7 (5.26%) C
11 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.76%) VB
12 5 (3.76%) XPath
13 4 (3.01%) Groovy
14 3 (2.26%) Tcl
14 3 (2.26%) XQuery
15 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.52%) Degree
4 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.78%) QA
2 6 (4.51%) HL7
2 6 (4.51%) SEPA
3 5 (3.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.26%) Nagios
3 1 (0.75%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.75%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 45 (33.83%) Oracle
2 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.27%) IBM
4 8 (6.02%) HP
4 8 (6.02%) webMethods
5 7 (5.26%) Adobe
5 7 (5.26%) ATG
6 6 (4.51%) Remedy
6 6 (4.51%) SAP
6 6 (4.51%) Siemens
7 5 (3.76%) Murex
8 4 (3.01%) Endeca
8 4 (3.01%) Informatica
8 4 (3.01%) Perforce
8 4 (3.01%) Tableau
9 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.26%) Zend
10 2 (1.50%) Citrix
10 2 (1.50%) hybris
10 2 (1.50%) Sun
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Proteus Europe
Rate: £324.72 - £331.94 per day + None
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MPower+
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £400 - 425 per day + Contract Rate
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