The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 356 351 310
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Contract jobs citing XSL 55 52 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.75% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 42
Average daily rate
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£475 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £380 £334
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
XSL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6886 6943 6210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 30.20% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4889 5064 4499
Average daily rate £420 £403 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 76
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £32.50 £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in London

XSL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSL across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

XSL Daily Rate Histogram in London

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in London

XSL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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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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
City of London +17 19 £550 +37.50% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £330 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 105 (93.75%) XML
2 73 (65.18%) Java
3 61 (54.46%) Web Services
4 58 (51.79%) Oracle
4 58 (51.79%) Linux
5 55 (49.11%) HTML
5 55 (49.11%) SQL
6 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (43.75%) TDD
7 49 (43.75%) XSD
8 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
9 43 (38.39%) SOAP
9 43 (38.39%) Scrum
10 39 (34.82%) CSS
10 39 (34.82%) J2EE
11 35 (31.25%) WebLogic
11 35 (31.25%) Maven
12 34 (30.36%) Spring
12 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
13 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (26.79%) Git (software)
14 29 (25.89%) PL/SQL
15 28 (25.00%) Subversion
15 28 (25.00%) Content Management
15 28 (25.00%) REST
16 27 (24.11%) Java EE
16 27 (24.11%) JMS
17 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
18 24 (21.43%) .NET
19 22 (19.64%) UNIX

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 14 (12.50%) JBoss
3 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.93%) Mule
5 8 (7.14%) Apache
6 7 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (5.36%) Lync
7 6 (5.36%) CMS
8 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
8 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.57%) IIS
9 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
1 6 (5.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) SNMP
1 6 (5.36%) Intranet
2 2 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
2 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
3 22 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
5 15 (13.39%) DB2
6 9 (8.04%) Big Data
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.36%) Spotfire
10 5 (4.46%) MS Access
10 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (3.57%) MySQL
11 4 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
11 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Maven
2 30 (26.79%) Git (software)
3 28 (25.00%) Subversion
4 19 (16.96%) JUnit
5 14 (12.50%) Ant
6 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.79%) FogBugz
8 2 (1.79%) Trac
8 2 (1.79%) Selenium
8 2 (1.79%) Redmine
8 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.89%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.89%) Hudson
9 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 18 (16.07%) Retail
2 15 (13.39%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.89%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 86 (76.79%) Developer
2 40 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.71%) Architect
4 9 (8.04%) Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (3.57%) Java Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.68%) Software Architect
8 3 (2.68%) Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Technical Architect
8 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.68%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (93.75%) XML
2 61 (54.46%) Web Services
3 55 (49.11%) HTML
4 49 (43.75%) XSD
5 43 (38.39%) SOAP
6 39 (34.82%) J2EE
6 39 (34.82%) CSS
7 34 (30.36%) Spring
8 28 (25.00%) REST
9 27 (24.11%) Java EE
9 27 (24.11%) JMS
10 24 (21.43%) .NET
11 21 (18.75%) Ajax
11 21 (18.75%) JPA
12 20 (17.86%) JTA
13 17 (15.18%) XML Schema
13 17 (15.18%) JavaBeans
13 17 (15.18%) JSP
13 17 (15.18%) Servlets
14 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Social Media
2 14 (12.50%) iPad
3 8 (7.14%) W3C
4 7 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.25%) Open Source
5 4 (3.57%) NHS
5 4 (3.57%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.68%) User Experience
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.89%) Informatics
8 1 (0.89%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (51.79%) Linux
2 22 (19.64%) UNIX
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (43.75%) TDD
3 43 (38.39%) Scrum
4 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (25.00%) Content Management
6 20 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.96%) Multithreading
8 16 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
8 16 (14.29%) ERP
8 16 (14.29%) UML
9 14 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.71%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.82%) Web Development
11 11 (9.82%) OOP
11 11 (9.82%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.04%) OO
12 9 (8.04%) RUP
12 9 (8.04%) Project Management
13 8 (7.14%) CRM
13 8 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.18%) Java
2 55 (49.11%) SQL
3 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.89%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.50%) Groovy
6 12 (10.71%) C#
7 11 (9.82%) XPath
8 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.25%) VBA
9 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.36%) VBScript
10 4 (3.57%) VB
10 4 (3.57%) VB6
11 3 (2.68%) PHP
11 3 (2.68%) Tcl
12 2 (1.79%) Python
12 2 (1.79%) PHP5
13 1 (0.89%) XAML
13 1 (0.89%) XQuery
13 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) HL7
2 3 (2.68%) DICOM
3 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.89%) SCOM
2 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (51.79%) Oracle
2 15 (13.39%) Perforce
3 14 (12.50%) ATG
3 14 (12.50%) Endeca
4 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.04%) Sybase
6 8 (7.14%) Axway
6 8 (7.14%) Atomikos
7 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
8 5 (4.46%) DevExpress
8 5 (4.46%) Syncfusion
9 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.79%) Zend
9 2 (1.79%) Canoo
9 2 (1.79%) Actimize
9 2 (1.79%) Sun
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
9 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.89%) Remedy
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago