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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 144 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs citing XSL 3 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.091% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.74% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £393 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +22.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £336 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
- +32.37%
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
797 541 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.16% 24.51% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 380 387
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 34
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Bristol -20 1 £425 +36.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) XUL
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cordys
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (16.67%) XUL
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) COM+
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) XForms
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle