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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank - 121 122
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.040% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.18% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
795 548 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.42% 21.97% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 349 337
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £236 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £34.20 £33.55
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 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