The table below looks at the statistics for XSLT skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 86 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing XSLT 53 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.65% 1.17% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 4.15% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 27
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+26.10% -27.20%
XSLT
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
804 796 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.04% 28.11% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 446 528
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.98 £16.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
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 the North West

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

XSLT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XSLT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

XSLT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

XSLT
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSLT across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XSLT Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

XSLT
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

XSLT Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Manchester +6 40 £373 -3.11%
Cheshire +7 8 £313 -16.66% 2
Lancashire - - - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 108 (98.18%) XML
2 61 (55.45%) HTML
3 57 (51.82%) Web Services
4 53 (48.18%) Java
5 52 (47.27%) JavaScript
6 50 (45.45%) CSS
7 38 (34.55%) XPath
8 36 (32.73%) jQuery
9 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (29.09%) .NET
11 30 (27.27%) SQL
11 30 (27.27%) Red Hat
12 28 (25.45%) Linux
13 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
14 26 (23.64%) J2EE
14 26 (23.64%) Spring
15 25 (22.73%) Oracle
16 24 (21.82%) PHP
16 24 (21.82%) OO
17 23 (20.91%) XML Schema
18 22 (20.00%) C#
18 22 (20.00%) Maven
19 21 (19.09%) HTTP
19 21 (19.09%) Android
20 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
20 19 (17.27%) XSD
20 19 (17.27%) MVC
21 18 (16.36%) LAMP
21 18 (16.36%) Subversion
21 18 (16.36%) Oracle Database

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.91%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.27%) IIS
4 5 (4.55%) JBoss
5 3 (2.73%) Apache
5 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.36%) Oracle Database
3 13 (11.82%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Maven
2 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
3 18 (16.36%) Subversion
4 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.27%) JUnit
6 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.55%) Axure RP
7 5 (4.55%) Hudson
7 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.82%) JBehave
9 2 (1.82%) Selenium
10 1 (0.91%) JIRA
10 1 (0.91%) Ant
General
1 10 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) German Language
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (86.36%) Developer
2 35 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.36%) PHP Developer
4 8 (7.27%) iOS Developer
5 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Architect
6 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Configuration Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Release Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Software Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.73%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (1.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (98.18%) XML
2 61 (55.45%) HTML
3 57 (51.82%) Web Services
4 50 (45.45%) CSS
5 36 (32.73%) jQuery
6 32 (29.09%) .NET
7 26 (23.64%) J2EE
7 26 (23.64%) Spring
8 23 (20.91%) XML Schema
9 19 (17.27%) XSD
10 18 (16.36%) LAMP
11 17 (15.45%) Ajax
11 17 (15.45%) HTML5
12 16 (14.55%) WSDL
12 16 (14.55%) Servlets
12 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
13 15 (13.64%) XHTML
13 15 (13.64%) WCF
13 15 (13.64%) JMS
13 15 (13.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Computer Science
1 14 (12.73%) Open Source
2 12 (10.91%) Derivative
3 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.36%) NHS
4 7 (6.36%) Web 2.0
5 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.73%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.91%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Linux
2 21 (19.09%) Android
3 17 (15.45%) Windows
4 15 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (13.64%) Apple iOS
5 10 (9.09%) UNIX
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.82%) OO
3 19 (17.27%) MVC
4 15 (13.64%) SOA
4 15 (13.64%) TDD
4 15 (13.64%) iOS Development
5 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.18%) OOP
6 9 (8.18%) Web Design
6 9 (8.18%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.18%) Web Development
6 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.45%) Regression Testing
9 5 (4.55%) Scrum
9 5 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 5 (4.55%) OOD
9 5 (4.55%) OO PHP
10 4 (3.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.18%) Java
2 52 (47.27%) JavaScript
3 38 (34.55%) XPath
4 30 (27.27%) SQL
5 24 (21.82%) PHP
6 22 (20.00%) C#
7 10 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.36%) XQuery
9 6 (5.45%) C++
10 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) HL7
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 25 (22.73%) Oracle
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (0.91%) IBM