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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 148 158 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -76
Contract jobs citing XSLT 13 8 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.18% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.75% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 39
Median daily rate £344 £394 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £313 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.20% +10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -11.40%
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
942 1073 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.96% 23.96% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 700 478
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.01 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSLT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing XSLT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 - -
Manchester -9 4 £344 -14.06% 4
Merseyside - 2 - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XSLT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 40 (93.02%) XML
2 31 (72.09%) Web Services
2 31 (72.09%) Java
3 29 (67.44%) Oracle
4 27 (62.79%) SQL
5 25 (58.14%) J2EE
6 19 (44.19%) JAXB
6 19 (44.19%) WebSphere
7 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (41.86%) Spring
8 17 (39.53%) JUnit
8 17 (39.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (34.88%) TDD
9 15 (34.88%) SOAP
9 15 (34.88%) JDBC
9 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
10 14 (32.56%) WSDL
10 14 (32.56%) Finance
11 13 (30.23%) .NET
11 13 (30.23%) C#
11 13 (30.23%) JAX-WS
12 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
12 12 (27.91%) HTML
12 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
13 11 (25.58%) Middleware
14 10 (23.26%) VXML
14 10 (23.26%) EJB
14 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
14 10 (23.26%) IVR
14 10 (23.26%) JIRA

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (44.19%) WebSphere
2 17 (39.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) JUnit
2 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) JIRA
3 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 8 (18.60%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) ClearCase
5 5 (11.63%) Rational Robot
5 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.98%) Maven
6 3 (6.98%) Mockito
6 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.65%) Checkstyle
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.65%) FindBugs
7 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
8 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) International Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (6.98%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (6.98%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (93.02%) XML
2 31 (72.09%) Web Services
3 25 (58.14%) J2EE
4 19 (44.19%) JAXB
5 18 (41.86%) Spring
6 15 (34.88%) JDBC
6 15 (34.88%) SOAP
7 14 (32.56%) WSDL
8 13 (30.23%) .NET
8 13 (30.23%) JAX-WS
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
10 11 (25.58%) Middleware
11 10 (23.26%) Apache Camel
11 10 (23.26%) EJB
11 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
11 10 (23.26%) VXML
12 7 (16.28%) CSS
12 7 (16.28%) JSP
12 7 (16.28%) POJO
12 7 (16.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) IVR
2 4 (9.30%) Biometrics
2 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) TDD
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.60%) AOP
5 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
5 8 (18.60%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (16.28%) Kanban
6 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
8 4 (9.30%) ETL
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.98%) SOLID
10 2 (4.65%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
10 2 (4.65%) Records Management
10 2 (4.65%) SDLC
10 2 (4.65%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) C#
4 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.63%) VB
7 5 (11.63%) VB6
8 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) XAML
10 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Avaya
3 4 (9.30%) Nortel
4 3 (6.98%) Perforce
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin