The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 358 310 338
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +28
Contract jobs citing XSL 58 69 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.09% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 61
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £360
% change year-on-year
+17.73% -11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7212 6331 7720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.14% 28.80% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 4589 5102
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 76
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £169.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSL
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 23 £388 -3.12% 1
Southwark - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 81 (95.29%) XML
2 51 (60.00%) HTML
2 51 (60.00%) Java
3 46 (54.12%) Oracle
3 46 (54.12%) Web Services
4 41 (48.24%) XSD
5 34 (40.00%) SQL
6 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
6 32 (37.65%) Ant
6 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (37.65%) Subversion
7 30 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (34.12%) TDD
8 29 (34.12%) WSDL
9 28 (32.94%) J2EE
10 25 (29.41%) SOAP
10 25 (29.41%) Perforce
10 25 (29.41%) Maven
11 24 (28.24%) Content Management
11 24 (28.24%) Scrum
11 24 (28.24%) CSS
11 24 (28.24%) E-Commerce
11 24 (28.24%) Social Media
12 23 (27.06%) RESTful
12 23 (27.06%) iPad
12 23 (27.06%) ERP
12 23 (27.06%) XSLT
12 23 (27.06%) Linux
12 23 (27.06%) ATG
12 23 (27.06%) Retail

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (16.47%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.59%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.06%) IIS
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.53%) LiveLink
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Project
3 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (1.18%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (7.06%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.18%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) SaaS
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.88%) IaaS
3 5 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
2 5 (5.88%) LDAP
3 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.24%) MySQL
5 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.53%) OLTP
9 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.18%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.18%) DTS
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.18%) DB2
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (37.65%) Ant
1 32 (37.65%) Subversion
2 25 (29.41%) Maven
3 9 (10.59%) JIRA
4 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.06%) NUnit
6 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.88%) JUnit
7 5 (5.88%) Bugzilla
8 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.71%) JDeveloper
8 4 (4.71%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.18%) Gradle
9 1 (1.18%) FogBugz
9 1 (1.18%) Trac
9 1 (1.18%) Calabash
9 1 (1.18%) Redmine
9 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (27.06%) Retail
2 17 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Back Office
5 3 (3.53%) Publishing
5 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 3 (3.53%) Billing
6 2 (2.35%) Games
6 2 (2.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (67.06%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Consultant
3 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Architect
5 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 4 (4.71%) SOA Developer
6 3 (3.53%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (2.35%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (95.29%) XML
2 51 (60.00%) HTML
3 46 (54.12%) Web Services
4 41 (48.24%) XSD
5 29 (34.12%) WSDL
6 28 (32.94%) J2EE
7 25 (29.41%) SOAP
8 24 (28.24%) CSS
9 23 (27.06%) RESTful
9 23 (27.06%) XSLT
10 12 (14.12%) JDBC
11 11 (12.94%) REST
11 11 (12.94%) HTML5
12 10 (11.76%) JSP
13 9 (10.59%) XHTML
13 9 (10.59%) .NET
13 9 (10.59%) XML Schema
14 8 (9.41%) Spring
14 8 (9.41%) DHTML
15 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Social Media
2 23 (27.06%) iPad
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) W3C
5 3 (3.53%) Video on Demand
5 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.53%) Equities
6 2 (2.35%) Derivative
6 2 (2.35%) IPTV
6 2 (2.35%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.35%) Photography
6 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Kindle
7 1 (1.18%) NHS
7 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.18%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 10 (11.76%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) UNIX
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.35%) Android
5 2 (2.35%) Solaris
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (34.12%) TDD
4 24 (28.24%) Content Management
4 24 (28.24%) Scrum
4 24 (28.24%) E-Commerce
5 23 (27.06%) ERP
6 20 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 18 (21.18%) Unit Testing
8 14 (16.47%) SOA
9 13 (15.29%) UML
10 12 (14.12%) OOD
11 10 (11.76%) CRM
12 9 (10.59%) OO
12 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
13 8 (9.41%) Use Case
13 8 (9.41%) Refactoring
13 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (9.41%) OOP
13 8 (9.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) Java
2 34 (40.00%) SQL
3 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) C#
5 10 (11.76%) Groovy
5 10 (11.76%) Python
6 9 (10.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.71%) XPath
10 3 (3.53%) VBA
11 2 (2.35%) XQuery
11 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.35%) Perl
11 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.18%) C-shell
12 1 (1.18%) Scala
12 1 (1.18%) C++
12 1 (1.18%) VB
12 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.35%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Brainbench
5 1 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (1.18%) MCAD
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.18%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) HL7
3 1 (1.18%) EMIR
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) WCAG
3 1 (1.18%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 46 (54.12%) Oracle
2 25 (29.41%) Perforce
3 23 (27.06%) ATG
3 23 (27.06%) Endeca
4 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.76%) JBoss
6 6 (7.06%) Adobe
6 6 (7.06%) Remedy
6 6 (7.06%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.71%) Thunderhead
8 4 (4.71%) Zend
8 4 (4.71%) CollabNet
8 4 (4.71%) BEA
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.53%) HP
10 2 (2.35%) BMC
10 2 (2.35%) Sybase
10 2 (2.35%) Akamai
11 1 (1.18%) Sencha
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago