The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 86 66 90
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Contract jobs citing XSL 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 1.02% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 3.34% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +95.91%
XSL
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
407 359 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.66% 30.50% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 221 262
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSL across the Manchester region.

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the Manchester region.

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Cheadle - - - -
Salford - - - -
XSL
North West

XSL
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET