The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 270 236 217
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -19
Contract jobs citing XSL 7 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
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£310 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £398 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.00
XSL
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2616 2337 2289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.02% 25.16% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1703 1325 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 45 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.06 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSL across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

XSL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XSL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £280 -20.00%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -23 1 £375 - 3
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (95.24%) XML
2 15 (71.43%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
5 9 (42.86%) jQuery
6 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) REST
7 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (33.33%) Web Development
7 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 7 (33.33%) IIS
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) LINQ
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 5 (23.81%) XPath
9 5 (23.81%) OO
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) DB2
10 4 (19.05%) XSLT

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.76%) NuGet
3 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) XML
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) LINQ
8 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 4 (19.05%) XSLT
10 3 (14.29%) JSP
10 3 (14.29%) Servlets
10 3 (14.29%) J2EE
10 3 (14.29%) Ajax
10 3 (14.29%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) RUP
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) XPath
5 4 (19.05%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) VB6
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Ektron
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