The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 385 371 376
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing XSL 41 57 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.83% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 40
Median daily rate £420 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
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
7196 6837 7014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.56% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4852 5103
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon -7 2 £335 +11.66%
City of London +18 1 £750 +36.36% 1
Docklands, London +9 1 £450 +36.36%
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for XSL.

1 71 (98.61%) XML
2 54 (75.00%) Java
3 43 (59.72%) XSD
3 43 (59.72%) Web Services
4 41 (56.94%) SQL
5 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 39 (54.17%) SOAP
6 36 (50.00%) HTML
7 29 (40.28%) Spring
7 29 (40.28%) REST
8 28 (38.89%) JMS
9 27 (37.50%) Oracle
9 27 (37.50%) CSS
10 26 (36.11%) Linux
11 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (30.56%) J2EE
13 21 (29.17%) WebLogic
13 21 (29.17%) SOA
14 20 (27.78%) Ajax
15 19 (26.39%) RESTful
15 19 (26.39%) XSLT
16 18 (25.00%) TDD
16 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 18 (25.00%) Maven
16 18 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
17 17 (23.61%) SDLC
17 17 (23.61%) SoapUI
17 17 (23.61%) Scrum
17 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
18 16 (22.22%) UML

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (29.17%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.28%) CMS
2 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
3 10 (13.89%) Apache
4 7 (9.72%) Liferay
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (8.33%) MQSeries
5 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (5.56%) JBoss
6 4 (5.56%) Mule
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (4.17%) SAP EP
7 3 (4.17%) SAP Portal
7 3 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.39%) IIS
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.78%) Magento
4 1 (1.39%) Front Arena
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) HTTP
2 10 (13.89%) SNMP
3 7 (9.72%) HTTPS
3 7 (9.72%) LDAP
4 6 (8.33%) FTP
4 6 (8.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.17%) DB2
5 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (25.00%) Maven
2 17 (23.61%) SoapUI
3 10 (13.89%) Eclipse
3 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.50%) JUnit
5 6 (8.33%) ClearCase
5 6 (8.33%) Subversion
5 6 (8.33%) XMLSpy
6 5 (6.94%) Ant
7 4 (5.56%) JMeter
7 4 (5.56%) Selenium
8 3 (4.17%) Protractor
9 2 (2.78%) Grunt
9 2 (2.78%) gulp
10 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.39%) Hudson
10 1 (1.39%) JIRA
10 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 7 (9.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 5 (6.94%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Architect
3 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Software Architect
5 11 (15.28%) XML Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Java Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Designer
9 5 (6.94%) Consultant
9 5 (6.94%) Web Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Applications Architect
10 4 (5.56%) Java Software Architect
10 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Murex Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) WebLogic Architect
10 4 (5.56%) WebLogic Developer
10 4 (5.56%) XML XSLT Developer
11 3 (4.17%) SAP Portals Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) XML
2 43 (59.72%) Web Services
2 43 (59.72%) XSD
3 39 (54.17%) SOAP
4 36 (50.00%) HTML
5 29 (40.28%) REST
5 29 (40.28%) Spring
6 28 (38.89%) JMS
7 27 (37.50%) CSS
8 22 (30.56%) J2EE
9 20 (27.78%) Ajax
10 19 (26.39%) RESTful
10 19 (26.39%) XSLT
11 16 (22.22%) Java EE
12 15 (20.83%) Middleware
13 14 (19.44%) Hibernate
13 14 (19.44%) WSDL
14 13 (18.06%) JSON
15 11 (15.28%) JSTL
15 11 (15.28%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 4 (5.56%) iPad
3 4 (5.56%) Social Media
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.39%) Derivative
6 1 (1.39%) EMV
6 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) SOA
3 18 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 18 (25.00%) TDD
4 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
4 17 (23.61%) SDLC
5 16 (22.22%) UML
6 14 (19.44%) Content Management
7 13 (18.06%) OO
8 12 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
9 11 (15.28%) Multithreading
10 10 (13.89%) B2B
10 10 (13.89%) E-business
10 10 (13.89%) Web Application Development
11 9 (12.50%) Use Case
12 8 (11.11%) Change Management
12 8 (11.11%) Workflow
13 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.72%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 54 (75.00%) Java
2 41 (56.94%) SQL
3 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.72%) C#
6 4 (5.56%) Groovy
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Korn
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) HL7
1 6 (8.33%) QA
1 6 (8.33%) SEPA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) ATG
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) HP
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) Remedy
4 5 (6.94%) Murex
5 4 (5.56%) Endeca
5 4 (5.56%) Informatica
5 4 (5.56%) Perforce
5 4 (5.56%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Demandware
6 2 (2.78%) hybris
6 2 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (1.39%) Ogone
7 1 (1.39%) Progress
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Sybase
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £324.72 - £331.94 per day + None
Posted: Yesterday
London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MPower+
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £400 - 425 per day + Contract Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago