The first table below looks at the demand for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 15 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 58 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSL 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% - 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 216 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.83% 33.13% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 133 128
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +97.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.90 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSL
East of England

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Hertfordshire region.

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
XSL
East of England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) VBScript
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 4 (50.00%) StyleCop
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) LINQ
4 4 (50.00%) FxCop
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) POCO
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) dotTrace
6 1 (12.50%) Moq

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) StyleCop
2 4 (50.00%) FxCop
3 1 (12.50%) dotTrace
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 4 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) LINQ
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) POCO
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) StructureMap
4 1 (12.50%) COM+
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VBScript
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft