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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 553 533 525
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Contract jobs citing XSL 64 93 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.66% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 60
Median daily rate £435 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50
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
14100 14143 13715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.96% 27.87% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10060 9644 9080
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 197 199
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +12 49 £435 -10.30% 13
South East +4 8 £250 -33.33% 3
East Midlands +6 2 £425 +37.17% 5
South West -6 2 £435 +24.28% 2
Midlands - 2 £450 -
XSL
UK

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 145 (97.32%) XML
2 102 (68.46%) Java
3 75 (50.34%) SQL
3 75 (50.34%) Web Services
4 74 (49.66%) HTML
5 67 (44.97%) JavaScript
6 61 (40.94%) XSD
7 58 (38.93%) SOAP
8 50 (33.56%) SOA
9 49 (32.89%) REST
10 48 (32.21%) CSS
11 47 (31.54%) Oracle
11 47 (31.54%) JMS
12 39 (26.17%) Spring
13 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (23.49%) XSLT
14 35 (23.49%) SDLC
15 31 (20.81%) UML
15 31 (20.81%) HTTP
16 29 (19.46%) Linux
17 28 (18.79%) OO
18 26 (17.45%) Ajax
19 24 (16.11%) Scrum
19 24 (16.11%) SoapUI
20 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (15.44%) WSDL
20 23 (15.44%) Middleware
21 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
21 22 (14.77%) J2EE
21 22 (14.77%) Java EE

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 (14.09%) WebLogic
2 15 (10.07%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (10.07%) WebSphere
3 14 (9.40%) CMS
4 12 (8.05%) Apache
5 9 (6.04%) MQSeries
6 8 (5.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Liferay
6 8 (5.37%) Mule
7 7 (4.70%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (4.03%) IIS
8 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 4 (2.68%) JBoss
9 4 (2.68%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.01%) SAP EP
10 3 (2.01%) SAP Portal
10 3 (2.01%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.34%) Mule ESB
11 2 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.34%) MS Office
2 2 (1.34%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (1.34%) PTC Creo
2 2 (1.34%) Siemens NX
2 2 (1.34%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Teamcenter
2 5 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.68%) Magento
4 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.34%) BigMachines
5 2 (1.34%) Primavera
6 1 (0.67%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.81%) HTTP
2 14 (9.40%) LDAP
2 14 (9.40%) SNMP
3 10 (6.71%) HTTPS
4 9 (6.04%) FTP
4 9 (6.04%) WinSCP
5 6 (4.03%) SSL
6 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.67%) DVB
7 1 (0.67%) Network Security
7 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.09%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (5.37%) MySQL
4 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.68%) Data Mart
8 3 (2.01%) DB2
9 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.34%) MS Access
9 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.34%) Redis
9 2 (1.34%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (16.11%) SoapUI
2 20 (13.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.75%) Maven
4 17 (11.41%) JUnit
5 16 (10.74%) Subversion
6 15 (10.07%) ClearCase
6 15 (10.07%) Eclipse
7 13 (8.72%) XMLSpy
8 8 (5.37%) Selenium
8 8 (5.37%) Vagrant
9 6 (4.03%) Protractor
10 4 (2.68%) JIRA
10 4 (2.68%) JMeter
10 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.34%) Ant
11 2 (1.34%) Grunt
11 2 (1.34%) gulp
11 2 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (12.08%) Finance
2 14 (9.40%) Marketing
3 11 (7.38%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.36%) Electronics
6 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.68%) Front Office
8 3 (2.01%) Publishing
9 2 (1.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.67%) Advertising
10 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.67%) Banking
10 1 (0.67%) Billing
10 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.67%) French Language
10 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (54.36%) Developer
2 39 (26.17%) Architect
3 32 (21.48%) Java Developer
4 26 (17.45%) Software Architect
5 16 (10.74%) Java Architect
5 16 (10.74%) XML Developer
6 13 (8.72%) Designer
7 11 (7.38%) Java Software Architect
8 10 (6.71%) Consultant
9 8 (5.37%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.70%) XML Architect
11 6 (4.03%) Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Applications Architect
12 5 (3.36%) Lead Developer
12 5 (3.36%) PHP Architect
12 5 (3.36%) Web Engineer
13 4 (2.68%) Python Developer
13 4 (2.68%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (97.32%) XML
2 75 (50.34%) Web Services
3 74 (49.66%) HTML
4 61 (40.94%) XSD
5 58 (38.93%) SOAP
6 49 (32.89%) REST
7 48 (32.21%) CSS
8 47 (31.54%) JMS
9 39 (26.17%) Spring
10 35 (23.49%) XSLT
11 26 (17.45%) Ajax
12 23 (15.44%) Middleware
12 23 (15.44%) WSDL
13 22 (14.77%) J2EE
13 22 (14.77%) Java EE
14 20 (13.42%) JSON
15 19 (12.75%) JSP
16 18 (12.08%) RESTful
17 17 (11.41%) Servlets
17 17 (11.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.03%) DataPower
2 6 (4.03%) SWIFT
3 4 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.68%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.01%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.01%) User Experience
5 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.67%) Derivative
6 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.67%) EMV
6 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.46%) Linux
2 14 (9.40%) Unix
3 7 (4.70%) Windows
4 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.56%) SOA
2 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.49%) SDLC
4 31 (20.81%) UML
5 28 (18.79%) OO
6 24 (16.11%) Scrum
7 20 (13.42%) Defect Tracking
8 18 (12.08%) Workflow
9 17 (11.41%) Use Case
10 16 (10.74%) Multithreading
10 16 (10.74%) TDD
11 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
11 14 (9.40%) Migration
11 14 (9.40%) Static Code Analysis
12 13 (8.72%) MVC
13 12 (8.05%) Project Management
14 11 (7.38%) Change Management
14 11 (7.38%) EAI
14 11 (7.38%) Unit Testing
15 10 (6.71%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 102 (68.46%) Java
2 75 (50.34%) SQL
3 67 (44.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.75%) PHP
5 17 (11.41%) C#
6 13 (8.72%) PL/SQL
7 12 (8.05%) Ruby
8 11 (7.38%) C++
8 11 (7.38%) Python
9 10 (6.71%) VB
10 9 (6.04%) C
10 9 (6.04%) Perl
11 8 (5.37%) Delphi
11 8 (5.37%) PL/1
11 8 (5.37%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.68%) XPath
12 4 (2.68%) XQuery
13 3 (2.01%) Apex Code
13 3 (2.01%) SOQL
13 3 (2.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.70%) Degree
4 3 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) HL7
2 6 (4.03%) SEPA
3 4 (2.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.01%) Nagios
3 1 (0.67%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 47 (31.54%) Oracle
2 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.05%) IBM
4 11 (7.38%) SAP
5 9 (6.04%) HP
6 8 (5.37%) Adobe
6 8 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (4.70%) Remedy
8 6 (4.03%) Informatica
9 5 (3.36%) Murex
9 5 (3.36%) Siemens
9 5 (3.36%) Tableau
9 5 (3.36%) webMethods
10 3 (2.01%) Canoo
10 3 (2.01%) Citrix
10 3 (2.01%) Sun
10 3 (2.01%) Zend
11 2 (1.34%) ATG
11 2 (1.34%) DevExpress
11 2 (1.34%) Sitecore
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