The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
England / South West
Rank - 131 140
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.86% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £301 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
664 815 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 28.20% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 607 511
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing XSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for XSL.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) COM+
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) XML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) COM+
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Itk
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PLM
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau