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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 231 223 238
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing XSL 17 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.74% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
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£350 £343 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £365 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
XSL
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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
2319 2289 2325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.94% 25.84% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1286 1193
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 63 79
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2014.

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 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
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £350 -
Kent - 4 £213 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +9 1 £400 +19.40%
Surrey 0 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 24 (82.76%) CSS
3 16 (55.17%) XML
3 16 (55.17%) XHTML
4 15 (51.72%) .NET
5 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
5 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Web Usability
7 10 (34.48%) Information Architecture
7 10 (34.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (31.03%) jQuery
9 8 (27.59%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) Java
10 7 (24.14%) Subversion
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
12 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
12 5 (17.24%) C#
12 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
12 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 4 (13.79%) JPA
13 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (13.79%) HTML5
13 4 (13.79%) REST
13 4 (13.79%) PhoneGap
13 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
13 4 (13.79%) PrimeFaces

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
2 10 (34.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Subversion
2 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Bugzilla
4 2 (6.90%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.45%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 24 (82.76%) CSS
3 16 (55.17%) XML
3 16 (55.17%) XHTML
4 15 (51.72%) .NET
5 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
6 9 (31.03%) jQuery
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
8 4 (13.79%) JPA
8 4 (13.79%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) J2EE
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) DOM
8 4 (13.79%) REST
8 4 (13.79%) PhoneGap
8 4 (13.79%) LINQ
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (10.34%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Web Usability
1 10 (34.48%) Information Architecture
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Functional Programming
4 2 (6.90%) MVC
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Content Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) E-business
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) OOD
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.34%) XPath
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Shibboleth
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Nintex