The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 465 412 460
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +48
Contract jobs citing XSL 92 141 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 1.06% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 76 61
Average daily rate
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£412 £360 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13268 14024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.48% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8997 8612 8708
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 271 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
XSL
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -13 56 £525 +23.52% 18
East Midlands - 9 £360 - 2
South East -37 7 £350 +8.61% 11
West Midlands -4 6 £338 +27.35% 1
North West -16 3 - - 2
East of England -29 3 £275 - 1
South West -44 3 £385 +6.20% 2
Yorkshire -2 2 - - 2
North East - 1 - - 6
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 158 (85.87%) XML
2 121 (65.76%) HTML
3 97 (52.72%) JavaScript
4 84 (45.65%) Web Services
5 76 (41.30%) CSS
6 60 (32.61%) XSD
6 60 (32.61%) Java
7 57 (30.98%) Subversion
8 55 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (29.35%) C#
9 54 (29.35%) Linux
10 52 (28.26%) Oracle
11 51 (27.72%) .NET
12 50 (27.17%) Scrum
13 49 (26.63%) XSLT
13 49 (26.63%) SOAP
14 48 (26.09%) TDD
15 45 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (23.91%) Ant
16 44 (23.91%) SQL
17 42 (22.83%) WSDL
17 42 (22.83%) Content Management
18 40 (21.74%) Retail
18 40 (21.74%) Maven
19 39 (21.20%) J2EE
20 38 (20.65%) E-Commerce
20 38 (20.65%) ERP
20 38 (20.65%) RESTful
21 36 (19.57%) Social Media
21 36 (19.57%) iPad

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 35 (19.02%) WebLogic
2 30 (16.30%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.96%) IIS
4 14 (7.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (5.98%) Apache
6 9 (4.89%) CMS
7 7 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.26%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.72%) Umbraco
9 5 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.54%) JCAPS
13 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (9.24%) InfoPath
2 7 (3.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.17%) MS Office
4 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.87%) SaaS
2 9 (4.89%) Office 365
3 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.72%) IaaS
4 5 (2.72%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.98%) Intranet
2 6 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.63%) HTTP
3 3 (1.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) LDAP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.61%) MySQL
4 13 (7.07%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.63%) OLTP
10 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.09%) DB2
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 57 (30.98%) Subversion
2 44 (23.91%) Ant
3 40 (21.74%) Maven
4 21 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (10.33%) JIRA
6 15 (8.15%) NUnit
6 15 (8.15%) Git (software)
7 10 (5.43%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.89%) FxCop
9 7 (3.80%) Bugzilla
9 7 (3.80%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.26%) FogBugz
10 6 (3.26%) Trac
10 6 (3.26%) Redmine
10 6 (3.26%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.17%) StyleCop
11 4 (2.17%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.17%) QUnit
12 3 (1.63%) Hudson
13 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (21.74%) Retail
2 24 (13.04%) Finance
3 8 (4.35%) Publishing
3 8 (4.35%) Banking
4 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.63%) Legal
6 3 (1.63%) Billing
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) German Language
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (82.07%) Developer
2 20 (10.87%) .NET Developer
3 16 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (7.07%) Consultant
5 9 (4.89%) Senior Developer
5 9 (4.89%) PHP Developer
6 8 (4.35%) Administrator
6 8 (4.35%) ServiceNow Developer
7 7 (3.80%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 7 (3.80%) Analyst
7 7 (3.80%) Architect
7 7 (3.80%) Software Engineer
7 7 (3.80%) BizTalk Developer
8 6 (3.26%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (3.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (3.26%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.26%) VB Developer
8 6 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (2.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (85.87%) XML
2 121 (65.76%) HTML
3 84 (45.65%) Web Services
4 76 (41.30%) CSS
5 60 (32.61%) XSD
6 51 (27.72%) .NET
7 49 (26.63%) SOAP
7 49 (26.63%) XSLT
8 42 (22.83%) WSDL
9 39 (21.20%) J2EE
10 38 (20.65%) RESTful
11 34 (18.48%) ASP.NET
12 33 (17.93%) XHTML
13 30 (16.30%) jQuery
14 24 (13.04%) .NET Framework
14 24 (13.04%) WCF
15 22 (11.96%) HTML5
16 19 (10.33%) XML Schema
17 17 (9.24%) Ajax
18 16 (8.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.57%) Social Media
1 36 (19.57%) iPad
2 13 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.98%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.26%) W3C
5 4 (2.17%) CESG
6 3 (1.63%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.63%) Equities
6 3 (1.63%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.09%) Photography
7 2 (1.09%) IPTV
7 2 (1.09%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.54%) Animation
8 1 (0.54%) Derivative
8 1 (0.54%) Statistics
8 1 (0.54%) CMDB
8 1 (0.54%) Wiki
8 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.35%) Linux
2 13 (7.07%) Windows
3 6 (3.26%) UNIX
4 3 (1.63%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.17%) Scrum
3 48 (26.09%) TDD
4 45 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (22.83%) Content Management
6 38 (20.65%) E-Commerce
6 38 (20.65%) ERP
7 36 (19.57%) Waterfall
8 27 (14.67%) OO
9 25 (13.59%) SOA
9 25 (13.59%) MVC
10 22 (11.96%) Software Engineering
11 18 (9.78%) Web Development
11 18 (9.78%) ITIL
12 16 (8.70%) Workflow
12 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.15%) Service Management
13 15 (8.15%) ITSM
13 15 (8.15%) OOP
14 14 (7.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 97 (52.72%) JavaScript
2 60 (32.61%) Java
3 54 (29.35%) C#
4 44 (23.91%) SQL
5 35 (19.02%) Groovy
6 15 (8.15%) PHP
7 12 (6.52%) Shell Script
7 12 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.43%) VBScript
9 8 (4.35%) VB
9 8 (4.35%) Python
10 7 (3.80%) VB6
10 7 (3.80%) XPath
11 6 (3.26%) PHP5
11 6 (3.26%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.26%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.17%) Perl
13 2 (1.09%) C++
13 2 (1.09%) C
13 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.87%) Degree
2 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.09%) MCPD
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Brainbench
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.54%) MCITP
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) MCP
5 1 (0.54%) MCAD
5 1 (0.54%) MCSD
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.33%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) EMIR
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (28.26%) Oracle
2 36 (19.57%) JBoss
2 36 (19.57%) ATG
2 36 (19.57%) Perforce
2 36 (19.57%) Endeca
3 27 (14.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 16 (8.70%) Remedy
5 12 (6.52%) HP
6 11 (5.98%) BMC
7 10 (5.43%) Zend
8 8 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.26%) Adobe
10 5 (2.72%) Google
10 5 (2.72%) Sitecore
10 5 (2.72%) Facebook
10 5 (2.72%) Twitter
11 4 (2.17%) Thunderhead
11 4 (2.17%) Sun
12 3 (1.63%) Murex
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