The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 91 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing XSL 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.086% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.23% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +17.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
452 438 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.96% 37.86% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 311 147
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £26.75 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £73.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) XPath
4 1 (25.00%) JSTL
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) CAML
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CAML
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XPath
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM