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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 346 350 334
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing XSL 60 56 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.77% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 39
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
7353 7318 7703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.24% 31.03% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5349 5212 5550
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 75
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -6 11 £500 +38.88% 3
Docklands, London - 1 £330 -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 107 (88.43%) XML
2 78 (64.46%) HTML
3 77 (63.64%) Java
4 73 (60.33%) Web Services
5 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
6 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (46.28%) TDD
8 54 (44.63%) Oracle
9 51 (42.15%) CSS
10 50 (41.32%) Linux
11 45 (37.19%) XSD
11 45 (37.19%) Scrum
12 44 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (36.36%) J2EE
13 43 (35.54%) SQL
14 38 (31.40%) SOAP
15 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
16 30 (24.79%) Ajax
17 29 (23.97%) Spring
17 29 (23.97%) .NET
18 27 (22.31%) Relational Database
19 26 (21.49%) E-Commerce
20 25 (20.66%) WebLogic
20 25 (20.66%) Web Development
21 24 (19.83%) Subversion
22 23 (19.01%) Maven
22 23 (19.01%) SOA
22 23 (19.01%) SDLC
22 23 (19.01%) REST
23 22 (18.18%) C#

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (20.66%) WebLogic
2 19 (15.70%) JBoss
2 19 (15.70%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.09%) IIS
4 9 (7.44%) CMS
5 6 (4.96%) Apache
5 6 (4.96%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.96%) Lync
6 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.65%) Mule
10 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.83%) Drupal
10 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) Office 365
2 6 (4.96%) Yammer
3 2 (1.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.92%) Intranet
2 6 (4.96%) SNMP
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.48%) DNS
3 3 (2.48%) SSL
3 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.31%) Relational Database
3 20 (16.53%) Oracle Database
4 19 (15.70%) DB2
5 12 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (5.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 7 (5.79%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (4.96%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
10 5 (4.13%) Big Data
11 4 (3.31%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (3.31%) MySQL
12 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.48%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (19.83%) Subversion
2 23 (19.01%) Maven
3 17 (14.05%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.40%) Ant
4 15 (12.40%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.26%) JUnit
6 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.96%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.13%) Selenium
9 3 (2.48%) JMeter
10 2 (1.65%) Redmine
10 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.65%) JIRA
10 2 (1.65%) VisualAge
10 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 2 (1.65%) FogBugz
10 2 (1.65%) Trac
11 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.83%) Hudson
11 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 21 (17.36%) Retail
2 5 (4.13%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (77.69%) Developer
2 44 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.92%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.09%) Web Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Consultant
5 10 (8.26%) Java Web Developer
6 9 (7.44%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Architect
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.79%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.96%) CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (88.43%) XML
2 78 (64.46%) HTML
3 73 (60.33%) Web Services
4 51 (42.15%) CSS
5 45 (37.19%) XSD
6 44 (36.36%) J2EE
7 38 (31.40%) SOAP
8 30 (24.79%) Ajax
9 29 (23.97%) Spring
9 29 (23.97%) .NET
10 23 (19.01%) REST
11 22 (18.18%) jQuery
12 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
12 20 (16.53%) XSLT
13 19 (15.70%) HTML5
14 18 (14.88%) Hibernate
15 17 (14.05%) JSP
15 17 (14.05%) Servlets
15 17 (14.05%) JMS
15 17 (14.05%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Social Media
2 15 (12.40%) iPad
3 12 (9.92%) Mobile App
4 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.79%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.31%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.65%) NHS
7 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.83%) Informatics
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (41.32%) Linux
2 21 (17.36%) UNIX
3 6 (4.96%) Windows
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.28%) TDD
3 45 (37.19%) Scrum
4 44 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (21.49%) E-Commerce
6 25 (20.66%) Web Development
7 23 (19.01%) SOA
7 23 (19.01%) SDLC
8 21 (17.36%) Content Management
9 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
10 17 (14.05%) MVC
10 17 (14.05%) ERP
10 17 (14.05%) UML
11 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
12 14 (11.57%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (10.74%) Multithreading
14 12 (9.92%) Automated Testing
14 12 (9.92%) Kanban
14 12 (9.92%) Open Source
14 12 (9.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.64%) Java
2 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 43 (35.54%) SQL
4 22 (18.18%) C#
5 15 (12.40%) Groovy
6 14 (11.57%) PL/SQL
7 11 (9.09%) XPath
8 8 (6.61%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.96%) VBA
10 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.13%) Python
12 4 (3.31%) VB6
12 4 (3.31%) VB
12 4 (3.31%) PHP
13 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.48%) VBScript
14 2 (1.65%) Perl
14 2 (1.65%) PHP5
15 1 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.36%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) HL7
3 1 (0.83%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) SCOM
1 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle EDQ
1 2 (1.65%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 54 (44.63%) Oracle
2 17 (14.05%) Perforce
3 15 (12.40%) ATG
3 15 (12.40%) Endeca
4 12 (9.92%) New Relic
5 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.61%) Sybase
7 6 (4.96%) Nintex
8 3 (2.48%) Actimize
9 2 (1.65%) VMware
9 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.65%) Citrix
9 2 (1.65%) Sun
9 2 (1.65%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.65%) Axway
9 2 (1.65%) Zend
9 2 (1.65%) Syncfusion
9 2 (1.65%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.65%) Canoo
9 2 (1.65%) Akamai
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago