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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 100 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing XSLT 43 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 0.73% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 2.53% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 23
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£313 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.14%
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
814 829 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.06% 28.93% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 446 580
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +14 28 £315 +1.61% 13
Cheshire -6 11 £300 - 6
Merseyside +2 6 £328 - 1
Lancashire - - - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (94.55%) XML
2 29 (52.73%) Web Services
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 25 (45.45%) HTML
4 25 (45.45%) Java
5 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
6 20 (36.36%) .NET
7 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
7 19 (34.55%) C#
8 18 (32.73%) jQuery
9 17 (30.91%) Oracle
10 16 (29.09%) SQL
11 13 (23.64%) XSD
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
12 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
12 12 (21.82%) XPath
13 11 (20.00%) PHP
13 11 (20.00%) Ajax
14 10 (18.18%) Subversion
14 10 (18.18%) J2EE
14 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 9 (16.36%) SOAP
15 9 (16.36%) Spring
15 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (16.36%) WCF
15 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
16 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
16 8 (14.55%) LAMP
16 8 (14.55%) WSDL
16 8 (14.55%) OO

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.91%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) Hazelcast
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Subversion
2 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.91%) Maven
5 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (7.27%) JUnit
7 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.82%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (1.82%) Ant
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Workday Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) XML
2 29 (52.73%) Web Services
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 25 (45.45%) HTML
5 20 (36.36%) .NET
6 18 (32.73%) jQuery
7 13 (23.64%) XSD
8 11 (20.00%) Ajax
9 10 (18.18%) J2EE
9 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 9 (16.36%) SOAP
10 9 (16.36%) Spring
10 9 (16.36%) WCF
11 8 (14.55%) JMS
11 8 (14.55%) WSDL
11 8 (14.55%) LAMP
11 8 (14.55%) XHTML
12 7 (12.73%) Servlets
12 7 (12.73%) HTML5
13 6 (10.91%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Derivative
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
3 3 (5.45%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) W3C
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Android
2 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Fedora
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) OO
3 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.91%) SOA
3 6 (10.91%) MVC
4 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.45%) Web Design
5 3 (5.45%) OO PHP
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) Website Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Web Development
7 1 (1.82%) Use Case
7 1 (1.82%) System Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (1.82%) AOP
7 1 (1.82%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Java
2 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (34.55%) C#
4 16 (29.09%) SQL
5 12 (21.82%) XPath
6 11 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) XQuery
9 1 (1.82%) VB6
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) HL7
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) Ceridian
5 1 (1.82%) BEA
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