The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 78 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing XSL 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 2.23% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £364
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 358 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.33% 31.40% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 206 242
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
XSL
North West

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
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 1 August 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%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 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
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