The first table below looks at the demand for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 72 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing XSL 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £438 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £322 £360
% change year-on-year
+16.45% -10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 25.78% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 77
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSL
Berkshire

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

XSL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft