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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 138 120 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Contract jobs citing XSLT 15 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.52% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 2.17% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
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£375 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £262 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £410 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £53.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.62% +53.57%
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
873 736 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.52% 23.91% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 431 320
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £20.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £43.65 £150.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Cheshire -1 7 £388 -22.50% 5
Lancashire +5 4 £363 - 3
Manchester -25 3 £388 +24.00% 11
Merseyside - 1 £375 - 1
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 52 (94.55%) XML
2 38 (69.09%) Java
3 34 (61.82%) HTML
4 33 (60.00%) Web Services
5 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
6 22 (40.00%) SOAP
7 21 (38.18%) CSS
8 20 (36.36%) Spring
9 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (34.55%) J2EE
10 18 (32.73%) SQL
11 16 (29.09%) Oracle
11 16 (29.09%) Finance
12 15 (27.27%) WSDL
13 14 (25.45%) HTTP
13 14 (25.45%) XPath
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
14 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
14 13 (23.64%) XML Schema
15 12 (21.82%) .NET
16 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 11 (20.00%) OOP
16 11 (20.00%) jQuery
16 11 (20.00%) JAX-WS
17 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (18.18%) OO
17 10 (18.18%) UNIX
17 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
18 9 (16.36%) XQuery
18 9 (16.36%) WebSphere

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) HTTP
2 4 (7.27%) SSL
3 3 (5.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) Hazelcast
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
1 8 (14.55%) Maven
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Hudson
4 4 (7.27%) JUnit
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.64%) Cactus
6 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) Ant
7 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Software Architect
5 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) XML
2 34 (61.82%) HTML
3 33 (60.00%) Web Services
4 22 (40.00%) SOAP
5 21 (38.18%) CSS
6 20 (36.36%) Spring
7 19 (34.55%) J2EE
8 15 (27.27%) WSDL
9 13 (23.64%) XML Schema
10 12 (21.82%) .NET
11 11 (20.00%) jQuery
11 11 (20.00%) JAX-WS
12 8 (14.55%) Saxon XSLT
12 8 (14.55%) JSP
12 8 (14.55%) XSD
13 7 (12.73%) JAXB
13 7 (12.73%) JiBX
13 7 (12.73%) HTML5
13 7 (12.73%) POJO
14 6 (10.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) DataPower
2 4 (7.27%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.45%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.45%) Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
3 11 (20.00%) OOP
4 10 (18.18%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) TDD
5 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
6 8 (14.55%) MVC
7 7 (12.73%) SOA
7 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.09%) OOD
9 5 (9.09%) Web Development
10 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
10 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.45%) Web Design
12 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (3.64%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) Java
2 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 14 (25.45%) XPath
5 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 9 (16.36%) XQuery
7 7 (12.73%) Scala
8 6 (10.91%) C#
9 5 (9.09%) PHP
10 4 (7.27%) Perl
11 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.82%) Python
12 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) IBM
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Perforce
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Business Objects