The first table below looks at the demand for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL 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 Leeds 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 (XSL)
Rank 84 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing XSL 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.085% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.82% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -26.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £360
% change year-on-year
+17.73% -11.52%
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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 243 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.60% 30.96% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 146 162
Average daily rate £320 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSL
West Yorkshire

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

XSL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Workday HCM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Workday HCM
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript