The first table below looks at the demand for XSLT 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 XSLT over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 47 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing XSLT 23 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.93% 2.16% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 6.42% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Average daily rate £323 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +75.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 218 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.75% 33.59% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 133 130
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 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
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%
XSLT
East of England

XSLT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSLT Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XSLT
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSLT Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSLT
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSLT across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

XSLT Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

XSLT
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSLT Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSLT
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 XSLT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 9 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -11 2 £425 +6.25%
Hertford - 1 £280 - 3
Hoddesdon - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
XSLT
East of England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing XSLT 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 XSLT.

1 47 (100.00%) XML
2 44 (93.62%) JavaScript
3 37 (78.72%) HTML
4 32 (68.09%) CSS
5 27 (57.45%) OO
5 27 (57.45%) Ajax
6 24 (51.06%) XPath
7 22 (46.81%) SQL
8 20 (42.55%) XHTML
9 17 (36.17%) Java
10 15 (31.91%) HTML5
10 15 (31.91%) CSS3
11 14 (29.79%) jQuery
11 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
12 13 (27.66%) .NET
12 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
12 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
12 13 (27.66%) MVC
13 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
13 12 (25.53%) QA
13 12 (25.53%) Subversion
13 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
13 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
13 12 (25.53%) UNIX
13 12 (25.53%) Linux
13 12 (25.53%) JSP
13 12 (25.53%) Ant
13 12 (25.53%) VBScript
14 11 (23.40%) J2EE
14 11 (23.40%) C#

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing XSLT 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 XSLT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.15%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.77%) MQSeries
3 5 (10.64%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.38%) Gentran
4 3 (6.38%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.26%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) RiskWrite
1 5 (10.64%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Internet
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) HTTP
4 3 (6.38%) Intranet
4 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
2 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (10.64%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Subversion
1 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
1 12 (25.53%) Ant
2 11 (23.40%) JUnit
2 11 (23.40%) Log4j
3 8 (17.02%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (8.51%) StyleCop
5 4 (8.51%) FxCop
6 2 (4.26%) Maven
6 2 (4.26%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.13%) dotTrace
7 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) JMeter
General
1 10 (21.28%) Retail
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 10 (21.28%) UI Developer
4 10 (21.28%) UI Programmer
5 6 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (8.51%) VB Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) EDI Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) XML
2 37 (78.72%) HTML
3 32 (68.09%) CSS
4 27 (57.45%) Ajax
5 20 (42.55%) XHTML
6 15 (31.91%) HTML5
6 15 (31.91%) CSS3
7 14 (29.79%) jQuery
8 13 (27.66%) .NET
8 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
9 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
9 12 (25.53%) JSP
10 11 (23.40%) J2EE
10 11 (23.40%) Servlets
10 11 (23.40%) Struts
10 11 (23.40%) Web Services
10 11 (23.40%) XMLBeans
11 8 (17.02%) XSL
12 7 (14.89%) SOAP
13 6 (12.77%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Web 2.0
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) UNIX
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Solaris
3 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 6 (12.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) OO
2 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 10 (21.28%) Scrum
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Web Design
7 6 (12.77%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) Content Management
7 6 (12.77%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (10.64%) RAD
8 5 (10.64%) UML
8 5 (10.64%) OOP
9 4 (8.51%) Code Coverage
10 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (6.38%) Migration
10 3 (6.38%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) JavaScript
2 24 (51.06%) XPath
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 17 (36.17%) Java
5 12 (25.53%) VBScript
6 11 (23.40%) C#
7 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
8 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.64%) Perl
8 5 (10.64%) VB
9 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
9 4 (8.51%) VB6
10 3 (6.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (6.38%) ActionScript
11 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) IBM
3 7 (14.89%) ATG
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 6 (12.77%) Interwoven
4 6 (12.77%) Apple
5 5 (10.64%) Elastic Path
5 5 (10.64%) Blue Martini
6 2 (4.26%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Sun