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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 137 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing XSL 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.072% 0.031% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.11% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
695 929 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.88% 29.10% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 674 512
Median daily rate £350 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 28
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.38% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £37.88 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 2 £375 -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) COM+
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) XML Schema

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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) XML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) COM+
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Itk
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) ERD
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Northgate
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau