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 17 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 323 352 352
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Contract jobs citing XSL 92 76 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 35
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £440 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +95.91%
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
7308 7875 7778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.35% 31.42% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5674 5457
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 51 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +44 24 £375 -11.76% 4
Docklands, London - 2 £274 -
Ealing - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 124 (92.54%) XML
2 101 (75.37%) HTML
3 76 (56.72%) Java
3 76 (56.72%) Web Services
4 73 (54.48%) XSD
4 73 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (51.49%) JavaScript
6 66 (49.25%) CSS
7 60 (44.78%) Subversion
8 57 (42.54%) Linux
9 56 (41.79%) Oracle
9 56 (41.79%) TDD
10 55 (41.04%) Scrum
11 54 (40.30%) J2EE
12 50 (37.31%) SOAP
13 46 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (33.58%) E-Commerce
15 44 (32.84%) WSDL
15 44 (32.84%) Retail
16 43 (32.09%) Content Management
16 43 (32.09%) Ant
17 41 (30.60%) Maven
17 41 (30.60%) RESTful
18 39 (29.10%) WebLogic
18 39 (29.10%) JBoss
19 38 (28.36%) ERP
20 37 (27.61%) SQL
20 37 (27.61%) Endeca
20 37 (27.61%) ATG
20 37 (27.61%) Perforce

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 39 (29.10%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.94%) Apache
3 15 (11.19%) IIS
4 10 (7.46%) CMS
5 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.48%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) nginx
8 1 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.48%) SaaS
2 4 (2.99%) PaaS
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.99%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) SNMP
2 2 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
1 14 (10.45%) MySQL
2 13 (9.70%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.24%) OLTP
6 3 (2.24%) DB2
6 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (44.78%) Subversion
2 43 (32.09%) Ant
3 41 (30.60%) Maven
4 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
5 15 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (8.96%) JIRA
7 9 (6.72%) NUnit
7 9 (6.72%) Eclipse
8 8 (5.97%) Mercurial
8 8 (5.97%) Redmine
8 8 (5.97%) FogBugz
8 8 (5.97%) Trac
9 7 (5.22%) Bugzilla
9 7 (5.22%) Selenium
10 6 (4.48%) JUnit
11 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.99%) Mockito
12 4 (2.99%) QUnit
General
1 44 (32.84%) Retail
2 23 (17.16%) Finance
3 7 (5.22%) Publishing
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Billing
5 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Advertising
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 115 (85.82%) Developer
2 9 (6.72%) PHP Developer
3 8 (5.97%) Java Developer
3 8 (5.97%) .NET Developer
3 8 (5.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
5 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
5 6 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (4.48%) UI Developer
5 6 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (4.48%) UI Programmer
6 5 (3.73%) CRM Developer
6 5 (3.73%) Java Engineer
6 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (3.73%) Consultant
7 4 (2.99%) Lead Developer
7 4 (2.99%) Analyst
7 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (2.99%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 4 (2.99%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (92.54%) XML
2 101 (75.37%) HTML
3 76 (56.72%) Web Services
4 73 (54.48%) XSD
5 66 (49.25%) CSS
6 54 (40.30%) J2EE
7 50 (37.31%) SOAP
8 44 (32.84%) WSDL
9 41 (30.60%) RESTful
10 30 (22.39%) XHTML
10 30 (22.39%) .NET
10 30 (22.39%) Ajax
11 27 (20.15%) HTML5
12 24 (17.91%) jQuery
13 18 (13.43%) CSS3
14 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET
14 14 (10.45%) XSLT
15 12 (8.96%) Spring
15 12 (8.96%) Hibernate
16 11 (8.21%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.61%) Social Media
1 37 (27.61%) iPad
2 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.48%) W3C
5 5 (3.73%) User Experience
6 3 (2.24%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.49%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.49%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.49%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.75%) Equities
8 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.75%) Animation
8 1 (0.75%) IPTV
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.54%) Linux
2 10 (7.46%) Windows
3 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.24%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.49%) UNIX
4 2 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (41.79%) TDD
3 55 (41.04%) Scrum
4 46 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (33.58%) E-Commerce
6 43 (32.09%) Content Management
7 38 (28.36%) ERP
8 37 (27.61%) Waterfall
9 32 (23.88%) OO
10 23 (17.16%) SOA
11 21 (15.67%) MVC
12 20 (14.93%) Software Engineering
13 13 (9.70%) UML
14 11 (8.21%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (7.46%) CRM
15 10 (7.46%) Unit Testing
16 8 (5.97%) SEO
16 8 (5.97%) Project Management
16 8 (5.97%) User Stories
16 8 (5.97%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 76 (56.72%) Java
2 69 (51.49%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.61%) SQL
3 37 (27.61%) Groovy
4 23 (17.16%) C#
5 14 (10.45%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.21%) PHP
6 11 (8.21%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.97%) VBScript
7 8 (5.97%) VB
7 8 (5.97%) PHP5
7 8 (5.97%) VB6
8 7 (5.22%) Python
9 5 (3.73%) C++
10 4 (2.99%) C
11 2 (1.49%) Perl
11 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.49%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCPD
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) EMIR
2 1 (0.75%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.75%) Netcool
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 56 (41.79%) Oracle
2 39 (29.10%) JBoss
3 37 (27.61%) Endeca
3 37 (27.61%) ATG
3 37 (27.61%) Perforce
4 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.46%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (6.72%) Zend
7 6 (4.48%) Adobe
7 6 (4.48%) Google
8 5 (3.73%) Facebook
8 5 (3.73%) Twitter
8 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.24%) hybris
10 2 (1.49%) Sun
10 2 (1.49%) Murex
10 2 (1.49%) Remedy
10 2 (1.49%) Thunderhead
10 2 (1.49%) Canoo
10 2 (1.49%) Akamai
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