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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 149 93 114
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +21
Contract jobs citing XSLT 16 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 1.36% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 5.20% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 13
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£500 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+23.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1064 808 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.24% 26.18% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 472 454
Average daily rate £390 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Manchester -34 10 £500 +58.73% 3
Cheshire -15 3 £425 +47.82% 1
Merseyside -14 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) XML
2 23 (85.19%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) WSDL
4 17 (62.96%) SOAP
5 14 (51.85%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) Oracle
6 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
7 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
8 11 (40.74%) XSD
8 11 (40.74%) Finance
8 11 (40.74%) SOA
9 9 (33.33%) IBM
9 9 (33.33%) J2EE
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) SDLC
10 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
10 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
10 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
10 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.93%) Middleware
11 7 (25.93%) HTML
11 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.93%) JAX-WS
11 7 (25.93%) Ajax
11 7 (25.93%) XPath
11 7 (25.93%) Spring
11 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 7 (25.93%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Documentum
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle TCA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
2 4 (14.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (11.11%) Cactus
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.70%) Hudson
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.70%) Lombardi
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SOA Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) XML
2 23 (85.19%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) WSDL
4 17 (62.96%) SOAP
5 11 (40.74%) XSD
6 9 (33.33%) J2EE
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) Middleware
7 7 (25.93%) Spring
7 7 (25.93%) Ajax
7 7 (25.93%) JAX-WS
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) JMS
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) CSS3
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) XHTML
10 4 (14.81%) JAXB
10 4 (14.81%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Web 2.0
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) SOA
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.93%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Web Design
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 3 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) XPath
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (11.11%) Perforce
6 2 (7.41%) Endeca
6 2 (7.41%) ATG
6 2 (7.41%) Stellent
6 2 (7.41%) Retek
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
7 1 (3.70%) VMware