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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
England / London
Rank 354 385 366
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Contract jobs citing XSL 46 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.41% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 38
Median daily rate £450 £460 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £376 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £301 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -

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
6765 6646 6372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.71% 32.19% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 4968 4780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +27.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Canary Wharf 0 3 £350 -30.00%
City of London -2 3 £325 -43.47% 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 77 (84.62%) XML
2 54 (59.34%) Web Services
3 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
4 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (42.86%) SQL
6 35 (38.46%) SOA
7 32 (35.16%) HTML
7 32 (35.16%) Java
8 27 (29.67%) CSS
8 27 (29.67%) SOAP
8 27 (29.67%) OO
9 26 (28.57%) UML
9 26 (28.57%) XSLT
9 26 (28.57%) MVC
9 26 (28.57%) REST
10 25 (27.47%) Oracle
11 24 (26.37%) Hibernate
12 22 (24.18%) C#
12 22 (24.18%) XSD
13 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 21 (23.08%) RESTful
14 20 (21.98%) HP
14 20 (21.98%) J2EE
15 19 (20.88%) Workflow
15 19 (20.88%) Spring
16 18 (19.78%) .NET
16 18 (19.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 17 (18.68%) ServiceNow
17 17 (18.68%) PL/SQL
18 16 (17.58%) ITIL

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 18 (19.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (13.19%) Apache
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
4 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.49%) JBoss
6 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.30%) CMS
7 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.20%) Confluence
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (9.89%) Magento
3 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) SaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Akamai
2 4 (4.40%) IaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.40%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) PaaS
3 2 (2.20%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) HTTP
2 11 (12.09%) FTP
3 9 (9.89%) SSL
4 7 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 7 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 7 (7.69%) WinSCP
5 5 (5.49%) LDAP
6 3 (3.30%) SNMP
6 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.20%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
8 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.79%) MySQL
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.40%) PowerPivot
7 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.20%) Redis
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.10%) DB2
9 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.10%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 7 (7.69%) JUnit
2 7 (7.69%) XMLSpy
3 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) Maven
3 6 (6.59%) SoapUI
4 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.49%) JIRA
5 4 (4.40%) Ant
5 4 (4.40%) Checkstyle
5 4 (4.40%) IntelliJ
5 4 (4.40%) XMLUnit
6 3 (3.30%) Subversion
7 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.10%) Selenium
7 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) Automotive
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Billing
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (59.34%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) ServiceNow Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Java Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Consultant
7 9 (9.89%) Software Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Magento Developer
9 7 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
9 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 6 (6.59%) Java Software Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 5 (5.49%) Integration Consultant
11 5 (5.49%) ITSM Developer
11 5 (5.49%) J2EE Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Xamarin Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Web Architect
12 4 (4.40%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (84.62%) XML
2 54 (59.34%) Web Services
3 32 (35.16%) HTML
4 27 (29.67%) CSS
4 27 (29.67%) SOAP
5 26 (28.57%) REST
5 26 (28.57%) XSLT
6 24 (26.37%) Hibernate
7 22 (24.18%) XSD
8 21 (23.08%) RESTful
9 20 (21.98%) J2EE
10 19 (20.88%) Spring
11 18 (19.78%) .NET
12 16 (17.58%) AngularJS
12 16 (17.58%) JSON
13 15 (16.48%) Apache Flex
13 15 (16.48%) Spring MVC
13 15 (16.48%) XML Schema
14 14 (15.38%) BlazeDS
15 12 (13.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) CMDB
2 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.69%) DataPower
5 5 (5.49%) iPhone
6 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.10%) EMV
8 1 (1.10%) iPad
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
8 1 (1.10%) W3C
8 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) Android
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.46%) SOA
3 27 (29.67%) OO
4 26 (28.57%) MVC
4 26 (28.57%) UML
5 19 (20.88%) Workflow
6 16 (17.58%) ITIL
6 16 (17.58%) ITSM
7 15 (16.48%) ITIL V3
8 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (14.29%) SDLC
10 12 (13.19%) DevOps
11 11 (12.09%) ArchiMate
11 11 (12.09%) Content Management
11 11 (12.09%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (12.09%) Software Architecture
12 10 (10.99%) EAI
12 10 (10.99%) Project Management
12 10 (10.99%) TDD
13 9 (9.89%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
2 39 (42.86%) SQL
3 32 (35.16%) Java
4 22 (24.18%) C#
5 17 (18.68%) PL/SQL
6 14 (15.38%) ActionScript
7 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
8 10 (10.99%) PHP
9 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 7 (7.69%) XPath
10 3 (3.30%) VB
10 3 (3.30%) XQuery
11 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) VB6
12 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) C++
12 1 (1.10%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.10%) Python
12 1 (1.10%) Ruby
12 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) ISEB
1 7 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.30%) Varnish
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.40%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Oracle
2 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.98%) HP
4 17 (18.68%) ServiceNow
5 16 (17.58%) Adobe
6 14 (15.38%) IBM
6 14 (15.38%) Remedy
7 13 (14.29%) BMC
7 13 (14.29%) Sybase
8 8 (8.79%) Zend
9 5 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (5.49%) SAP
9 5 (5.49%) Xamarin
10 4 (4.40%) F5
10 4 (4.40%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.20%) Solace
12 1 (1.10%) Canoo
12 1 (1.10%) ClickTale
12 1 (1.10%) Maxymiser
12 1 (1.10%) WorldPay