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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
UK / England
Rank 500 546 485
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -61
Contract jobs citing XSL 73 58 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.43% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 64
Median daily rate £413 £441 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.51% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £335 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £301 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -

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
12942 13387 12722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.15% 29.24% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8946 9349 8686
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 241 170
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +31 46 £450 -2.17% 8
East of England +14 12 £220 - 1
South East +11 9 £413 -2.94% 3
North West +27 3 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 133 (86.36%) XML
2 75 (48.70%) Web Services
2 75 (48.70%) JavaScript
3 74 (48.05%) SQL
4 73 (47.40%) HTML
5 72 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (39.61%) CSS
7 59 (38.31%) Java
8 53 (34.42%) XSLT
9 46 (29.87%) SOA
10 45 (29.22%) SOAP
11 44 (28.57%) XSD
12 43 (27.92%) .NET
13 41 (26.62%) OO
14 40 (25.97%) MVC
14 40 (25.97%) REST
15 37 (24.03%) C#
16 34 (22.08%) Oracle
17 33 (21.43%) Hibernate
18 31 (20.13%) Spring
18 31 (20.13%) Linux
19 30 (19.48%) RESTful
20 29 (18.83%) UML
20 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
21 28 (18.18%) Microsoft
22 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
23 24 (15.58%) ITIL
23 24 (15.58%) Finance
24 23 (14.94%) Workflow
24 23 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 21 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (11.04%) Apache
3 16 (10.39%) IIS
4 10 (6.49%) Apache Solr
4 10 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.19%) JBoss
6 7 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (3.25%) GlassFish
8 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.60%) CMS
9 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.60%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.95%) ColdFusion
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.30%) Confluence
11 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Office
3 4 (2.60%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (10.39%) Magento
2 14 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (8.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.65%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) SaaS
2 4 (2.60%) Akamai
2 4 (2.60%) IaaS
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.60%) Office 365
2 4 (2.60%) PaaS
3 2 (1.30%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) HTTP
2 11 (7.14%) FTP
3 9 (5.84%) SSL
4 8 (5.19%) LDAP
5 7 (4.55%) Firewall
5 7 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 7 (4.55%) Kerberos
5 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.55%) WinSCP
6 6 (3.90%) SNMP
7 2 (1.30%) DNS
7 2 (1.30%) Internet
7 2 (1.30%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.39%) MySQL
6 15 (9.74%) Oracle Database
7 12 (7.79%) NoSQL
8 11 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
9 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (3.25%) Redis
11 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.60%) Neo4j
12 4 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.60%) OrientDB
12 4 (2.60%) PowerPivot
13 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (6.49%) JUnit
4 9 (5.84%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.84%) JIRA
5 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.19%) SoapUI
6 7 (4.55%) ClearCase
6 7 (4.55%) Subversion
6 7 (4.55%) XMLSpy
7 6 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.90%) Maven
8 5 (3.25%) FxCop
8 5 (3.25%) Log4j
8 5 (3.25%) ReSharper
8 5 (3.25%) StyleCop
9 4 (2.60%) Ant
9 4 (2.60%) Checkstyle
9 4 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (2.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Publishing
3 6 (3.90%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Automotive
5 2 (1.30%) Games
5 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (62.34%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) Architect
3 20 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.04%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.74%) Magento Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 14 (9.09%) ServiceNow Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Consultant
8 10 (6.49%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (5.84%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Software Architect
10 8 (5.19%) J2EE Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 8 (5.19%) XML Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
11 7 (4.55%) E-Commerce Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (86.36%) XML
2 75 (48.70%) Web Services
3 73 (47.40%) HTML
4 61 (39.61%) CSS
5 53 (34.42%) XSLT
6 45 (29.22%) SOAP
7 44 (28.57%) XSD
8 43 (27.92%) .NET
9 40 (25.97%) REST
10 33 (21.43%) Hibernate
11 31 (20.13%) Spring
12 30 (19.48%) RESTful
13 23 (14.94%) J2EE
14 22 (14.29%) JSON
14 22 (14.29%) XHTML
15 20 (12.99%) AngularJS
16 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET
16 18 (11.69%) WSDL
17 17 (11.04%) XML Schema
18 15 (9.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) CMDB
2 9 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.55%) DataPower
5 5 (3.25%) EMV
5 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.25%) iPhone
6 4 (2.60%) Contactless
7 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
9 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.13%) Linux
2 16 (10.39%) Windows
3 9 (5.84%) Unix
4 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.90%) Android
6 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) SOA
3 41 (26.62%) OO
4 40 (25.97%) MVC
5 29 (18.83%) UML
6 24 (15.58%) ITIL
7 23 (14.94%) Workflow
8 20 (12.99%) E-Commerce
9 18 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (11.04%) Open Source
10 17 (11.04%) SDLC
11 16 (10.39%) DevOps
11 16 (10.39%) ITSM
11 16 (10.39%) OO PHP
11 16 (10.39%) TDD
12 15 (9.74%) ITIL V3
13 13 (8.44%) CRM
14 12 (7.79%) Scrum
15 11 (7.14%) Content Management
15 11 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 75 (48.70%) JavaScript
2 74 (48.05%) SQL
3 59 (38.31%) Java
4 37 (24.03%) C#
5 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
6 23 (14.94%) PL/SQL
7 17 (11.04%) PHP
8 14 (9.09%) ActionScript
8 14 (9.09%) VB
9 13 (8.44%) VB6
10 12 (7.79%) VB.NET
11 10 (6.49%) XPath
12 8 (5.19%) C++
13 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 7 (4.55%) VBScript
14 4 (2.60%) Python
14 4 (2.60%) XQuery
15 3 (1.95%) Tcl
16 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) ISEB
1 7 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.25%) Degree
3 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.90%) Varnish
3 3 (1.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.65%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Salt
3 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (22.08%) Oracle
2 28 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.99%) HP
4 17 (11.04%) ServiceNow
5 16 (10.39%) Adobe
5 16 (10.39%) IBM
6 15 (9.74%) Zend
7 14 (9.09%) Remedy
8 13 (8.44%) BMC
8 13 (8.44%) Sybase
9 6 (3.90%) Atlassian
9 6 (3.90%) SAP
10 5 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (3.25%) Xamarin
11 4 (2.60%) BEA
11 4 (2.60%) F5
11 4 (2.60%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.95%) webMethods
13 2 (1.30%) Solace
13 2 (1.30%) VMware