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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 354 341 345
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing XSL 65 82 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.11% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 31
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £351 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.00
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
7559 7400 8053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.40% 30.86% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5552 5166 5814
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -8 13 £500 +36.05% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £330 -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 99 (85.34%) XML
2 81 (69.83%) HTML
3 79 (68.10%) JavaScript
4 73 (62.93%) Web Services
5 71 (61.21%) Java
6 60 (51.72%) CSS
6 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (49.14%) TDD
8 45 (38.79%) Scrum
8 45 (38.79%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (37.07%) J2EE
9 43 (37.07%) Linux
10 42 (36.21%) Oracle
11 38 (32.76%) XSD
12 34 (29.31%) SQL
13 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
13 32 (27.59%) Web Development
14 31 (26.72%) SOAP
15 30 (25.86%) Ajax
16 28 (24.14%) SOA
17 27 (23.28%) .NET
17 27 (23.28%) Relational Database
18 26 (22.41%) MVC
18 26 (22.41%) Spring
18 26 (22.41%) jQuery
19 25 (21.55%) HTML5
19 25 (21.55%) E-Commerce
19 25 (21.55%) C#
20 23 (19.83%) Software Engineering
21 22 (18.97%) QA

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (14.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.93%) WebLogic
2 15 (12.93%) JBoss
3 12 (10.34%) IIS
4 11 (9.48%) CMS
5 10 (8.62%) WebSphere
6 8 (6.90%) Apache
7 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
8 6 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (4.31%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (2.59%) Lync
12 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.86%) Node.js
13 1 (0.86%) Drupal
13 1 (0.86%) Mule
13 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) PaaS
2 4 (3.45%) Office 365
3 3 (2.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) Intranet
2 6 (5.17%) SNMP
3 5 (4.31%) SSL
4 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (3.45%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.72%) HTTP
6 1 (0.86%) Internet
6 1 (0.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.28%) Relational Database
3 20 (17.24%) DB2
4 13 (11.21%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
10 5 (4.31%) Big Data
10 5 (4.31%) MySQL
10 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Subversion
2 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 13 (11.21%) Maven
4 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.62%) Ant
6 8 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.03%) JUnit
8 5 (4.31%) Selenium
8 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.45%) VisualAge
9 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (2.59%) JMeter
11 2 (1.72%) FogBugz
11 2 (1.72%) Trac
11 2 (1.72%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.72%) Redmine
11 2 (1.72%) JIRA
12 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (16.38%) Retail
2 6 (5.17%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Back Office
4 2 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (79.31%) Developer
2 43 (37.07%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Web Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Java Web Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Web Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Consultant
7 8 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Architect
9 5 (4.31%) Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (85.34%) XML
2 81 (69.83%) HTML
3 73 (62.93%) Web Services
4 60 (51.72%) CSS
5 43 (37.07%) J2EE
6 38 (32.76%) XSD
7 31 (26.72%) SOAP
8 30 (25.86%) Ajax
9 27 (23.28%) .NET
10 26 (22.41%) Spring
10 26 (22.41%) jQuery
11 25 (21.55%) HTML5
12 22 (18.97%) Scalatra
12 22 (18.97%) XSLT
13 21 (18.10%) JSP
13 21 (18.10%) REST
14 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET
15 19 (16.38%) Servlets
15 19 (16.38%) Hibernate
16 17 (14.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Social Media
2 13 (11.21%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.62%) iPad
3 10 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.03%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.45%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.86%) DataPower
8 1 (0.86%) Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.07%) Linux
2 22 (18.97%) UNIX
3 8 (6.90%) Windows
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (49.14%) TDD
3 45 (38.79%) Scrum
3 45 (38.79%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (27.59%) Web Development
5 28 (24.14%) SOA
6 26 (22.41%) MVC
7 25 (21.55%) E-Commerce
8 23 (19.83%) Software Engineering
9 18 (15.52%) Kanban
9 18 (15.52%) UML
10 17 (14.66%) Content Management
10 17 (14.66%) Pair Programming
10 17 (14.66%) Automated Testing
10 17 (14.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (12.07%) Open Source
11 14 (12.07%) OO
12 13 (11.21%) Mobile Application Development
12 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
12 13 (11.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 79 (68.10%) JavaScript
2 71 (61.21%) Java
3 34 (29.31%) SQL
4 25 (21.55%) C#
5 11 (9.48%) XPath
6 10 (8.62%) Groovy
7 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.31%) VBA
10 5 (4.31%) Python
11 4 (3.45%) VB6
11 4 (3.45%) PHP
11 4 (3.45%) VB
12 2 (1.72%) VBScript
12 2 (1.72%) Perl
12 2 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) SCOM
1 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle EDQ
1 2 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (36.21%) Oracle
2 18 (15.52%) New Relic
3 12 (10.34%) Perforce
4 10 (8.62%) ATG
4 10 (8.62%) Endeca
5 7 (6.03%) Sybase
5 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.17%) Nintex
7 4 (3.45%) Zend
8 2 (1.72%) Canoo
8 2 (1.72%) Akamai
8 2 (1.72%) Splunk
8 2 (1.72%) IBM
8 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.72%) VMware
8 2 (1.72%) Actimize
8 2 (1.72%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.86%) Adobe
9 1 (0.86%) Murex
9 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £455 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
The Creative Emporium
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago