The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 44 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing XSL 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.26% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 1.09% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£330 £370 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £370 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £370 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
XSL
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 92 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.77% 23.65% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 54 38
Average daily rate £350 £313 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.75 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +3.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £86.75 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSL across the Gloucestershire region.

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham -6 2 £330 -10.81%
Gloucester - 1 £350 -
XSL
South West

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) WSDL
4 6 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) COM+
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) C++
6 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
6 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) VB6
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) MS Access
7 2 (22.22%) Toad

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (22.22%) Toad
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) WSDL
4 6 (66.67%) XML Schema
5 3 (33.33%) COM+
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
6 1 (11.11%) XHTML
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Delphi
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle