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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 339 347 325
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing XSL 60 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.58% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +32.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -62.03%
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
6284 6396 5891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.60% 29.43% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4620 4495 4286
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 56 52
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +76.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £82.25 £84.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +11 8 £525 +16.66% 2
Uxbridge - - - - 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 110 (98.21%) XML
2 83 (74.11%) Java
3 68 (60.71%) HTML
4 59 (52.68%) XSD
4 59 (52.68%) Web Services
5 54 (48.21%) Oracle
6 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 52 (46.43%) CSS
7 51 (45.54%) SQL
7 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (44.64%) Linux
9 44 (39.29%) TDD
10 43 (38.39%) J2EE
10 43 (38.39%) Scrum
11 41 (36.61%) SOAP
11 41 (36.61%) Maven
12 39 (34.82%) WebLogic
13 32 (28.57%) PL/SQL
13 32 (28.57%) Spring
14 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database
15 30 (26.79%) JMS
16 29 (25.89%) Subversion
16 29 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 27 (24.11%) Content Management
18 27 (24.11%) Retail
19 25 (22.32%) .NET
20 24 (21.43%) Java EE
21 22 (19.64%) Git (software)
21 22 (19.64%) Ant

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (34.82%) WebLogic
2 20 (17.86%) JBoss
3 10 (8.93%) Apache
3 10 (8.93%) Mule
4 9 (8.04%) CMS
4 9 (8.04%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (7.14%) IIS
6 7 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.68%) Lync
8 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.89%) Node.js
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Office 365
1 3 (2.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) SNMP
2 2 (1.79%) Intranet
2 2 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database
2 21 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.57%) DB2
6 4 (3.57%) MS Access
6 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.57%) Big Data
6 4 (3.57%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (36.61%) Maven
2 29 (25.89%) Subversion
3 22 (19.64%) Ant
3 22 (19.64%) JUnit
3 22 (19.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.57%) JIRA
6 4 (3.57%) Selenium
6 4 (3.57%) Mockito
7 3 (2.68%) Checkstyle
7 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.79%) Hudson
9 1 (0.89%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.89%) Redmine
9 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.89%) FogBugz
General
1 27 (24.11%) Retail
2 18 (16.07%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Publishing
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 94 (83.93%) Developer
2 30 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 7 (6.25%) Architect
3 7 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 6 (5.36%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (5.36%) Consultant
5 5 (4.46%) Analyst
5 5 (4.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (2.68%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (2.68%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 3 (2.68%) UI Developer
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (2.68%) Software Architect
6 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
6 3 (2.68%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (2.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (2.68%) UI Programmer
6 3 (2.68%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (1.79%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (98.21%) XML
2 68 (60.71%) HTML
3 59 (52.68%) XSD
3 59 (52.68%) Web Services
4 52 (46.43%) CSS
5 43 (38.39%) J2EE
6 41 (36.61%) SOAP
7 32 (28.57%) Spring
8 30 (26.79%) JMS
9 25 (22.32%) .NET
10 24 (21.43%) Java EE
11 22 (19.64%) REST
12 21 (18.75%) RESTful
13 20 (17.86%) JPA
13 20 (17.86%) XHTML
13 20 (17.86%) WSDL
14 19 (16.96%) JTA
15 18 (16.07%) Ajax
15 18 (16.07%) HTML5
16 17 (15.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Social Media
1 19 (16.96%) iPad
2 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) W3C
4 4 (3.57%) NHS
4 4 (3.57%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.89%) Informatics
7 1 (0.89%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.64%) Linux
2 11 (9.82%) UNIX
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.89%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.29%) TDD
3 43 (38.39%) Scrum
4 29 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 27 (24.11%) Content Management
7 21 (18.75%) ERP
8 19 (16.96%) Waterfall
9 16 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
9 16 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 15 (13.39%) OO
10 15 (13.39%) SOA
11 14 (12.50%) UML
12 10 (8.93%) User Stories
13 9 (8.04%) BDD
14 8 (7.14%) CRM
14 8 (7.14%) Web Design
15 7 (6.25%) E-business
15 7 (6.25%) B2B
16 6 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (74.11%) Java
2 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 51 (45.54%) SQL
4 32 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 19 (16.96%) Groovy
6 10 (8.93%) VBScript
7 9 (8.04%) VB
7 9 (8.04%) C#
7 9 (8.04%) VB6
8 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.46%) VBA
8 5 (4.46%) XPath
9 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.68%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) Tcl
11 2 (1.79%) Python
11 2 (1.79%) Scala
11 2 (1.79%) Clojure
12 1 (0.89%) PHP5
12 1 (0.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) HL7
2 3 (2.68%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (48.21%) Oracle
2 20 (17.86%) ATG
2 20 (17.86%) Endeca
3 19 (16.96%) Perforce
4 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.04%) Adobe
5 8 (7.14%) Axway
5 8 (7.14%) Atomikos
6 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.57%) DevExpress
7 4 (3.57%) Syncfusion
8 3 (2.68%) Canoo
9 2 (1.79%) Actimize
9 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.79%) Sun
9 2 (1.79%) Sybase
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
10 1 (0.89%) BMC
10 1 (0.89%) IBM
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