The table below looks at the statistics for XSLT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 34 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing XSLT 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.69% 0.47% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 1.52% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
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£350 £750 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.10% -30.00%
XSLT
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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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.52% 31.13% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 34
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XSLT
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XSLT Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XSLT
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XSLT Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XSLT
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XSLT Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing XSLT 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 XSLT.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) WSDL
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) JDBC
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) JAXB
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Struts
6 2 (25.00%) XSD
6 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) POJO

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing XSLT 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 XSLT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) WSDL
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) JAXB
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) POJO
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) JiBX
5 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle