The table below looks at the statistics for XSLT skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 104 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Contract jobs citing XSLT 16 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.14% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 4.28% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 22
Average daily rate
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£369 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £274 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £330 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +30.90%
XSLT
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
652 561 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.46% 26.59% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 355 344
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 23
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XSLT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSLT across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSLT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XSLT
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSLT Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XSLT
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSLT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

XSLT Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

XSLT
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSLT Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Warwickshire -10 7 £338 +29.18%
Coventry -6 1 - -
Staffordshire -9 1 - - 3
Birmingham - 1 - - 2
Solihull - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing XSLT 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 XSLT.

1 31 (77.50%) XML
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
3 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (62.50%) C#
4 25 (62.50%) .NET
4 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (62.50%) CSS
5 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
6 19 (47.50%) CMS
7 16 (40.00%) jQuery
8 12 (30.00%) Spring
8 12 (30.00%) JSP
8 12 (30.00%) J2EE
8 12 (30.00%) Java
8 12 (30.00%) Apache
9 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
9 11 (27.50%) Oracle
9 11 (27.50%) SOAP
9 11 (27.50%) MVC
9 11 (27.50%) WCF
10 10 (25.00%) Sitecore
10 10 (25.00%) Web Services
10 10 (25.00%) MySQL
10 10 (25.00%) XHTML
10 10 (25.00%) CSS3
11 9 (22.50%) IIS
11 9 (22.50%) Content Management
12 8 (20.00%) Endeca
12 8 (20.00%) InfoPath
12 8 (20.00%) ATG

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing XSLT 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 XSLT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (47.50%) CMS
2 12 (30.00%) Apache
3 9 (22.50%) IIS
4 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 7 (17.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (5.00%) Site Server
10 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) InfoPath
2 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) FxCop
2 5 (12.50%) NUnit
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (10.00%) Ant
3 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Architect
4 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) XML
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
3 25 (62.50%) .NET
3 25 (62.50%) CSS
4 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (40.00%) jQuery
6 12 (30.00%) Spring
6 12 (30.00%) JSP
6 12 (30.00%) J2EE
7 11 (27.50%) SOAP
7 11 (27.50%) WCF
8 10 (25.00%) CSS3
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) XHTML
9 8 (20.00%) JMS
9 8 (20.00%) JMX
9 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (20.00%) Struts
9 8 (20.00%) Servlets
9 8 (20.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) iPad
2 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) WURFL
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (7.50%) Android
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
1 11 (27.50%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Content Management
3 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.00%) Web Development
3 8 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 8 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.00%) B2C
4 6 (15.00%) SEO
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Document Management
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 8 (20.00%) Endeca
3 8 (20.00%) JBoss
3 8 (20.00%) ATG
4 4 (10.00%) Alterian
5 3 (7.50%) AccuRev
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft