The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - 120 115
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £494 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
749 551 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.09% 23.34% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 345 344
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £428 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

XSL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XSL.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (66.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (66.67%) Teamcenter
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Itk
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens NX
2 2 (66.67%) PTC Creo
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) AppFabric
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
1 2 (66.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (66.67%) PTC Creo
1 2 (66.67%) Siemens NX
1 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Integration Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Itk
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) AppFabric
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft