The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
Rank 95 55 81
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +26
Contract jobs citing XSLT 23 51 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 2.60% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 9.73% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £368 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
587 524 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.25% 26.69% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 294 293
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
XSLT
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -14 9 £338 +29.80%
Birmingham -1 5 £313 -18.83% 3
Staffordshire -6 1 £330 +3.12% 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
XSLT
England

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (84.31%) HTML
1 43 (84.31%) XML
2 42 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 42 (82.35%) .NET
3 41 (80.39%) CSS
4 31 (60.78%) CMS
4 31 (60.78%) jQuery
5 28 (54.90%) C#
6 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
7 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
8 23 (45.10%) J2EE
8 23 (45.10%) Java
8 23 (45.10%) JSP
8 23 (45.10%) Apache
8 23 (45.10%) Spring
9 17 (33.33%) Maven
9 17 (33.33%) Alterian
9 17 (33.33%) Subversion
9 17 (33.33%) JSTL
9 17 (33.33%) REST
9 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 17 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 17 (33.33%) MVC
9 17 (33.33%) UNIX
9 17 (33.33%) Linux
9 17 (33.33%) Ant
10 14 (27.45%) XHTML
11 13 (25.49%) MySQL
11 13 (25.49%) Sitecore
11 13 (25.49%) CSS3

XSLT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (60.78%) CMS
2 23 (45.10%) Apache
3 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 12 (23.53%) IIS
5 8 (15.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
7 6 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
8 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Photoshop
2 7 (13.73%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Ant
1 17 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 17 (33.33%) Subversion
1 17 (33.33%) Maven
2 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) FxCop
3 5 (9.80%) NUnit
4 3 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Java Web Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) HTML
1 43 (84.31%) XML
2 42 (82.35%) .NET
3 41 (80.39%) CSS
4 31 (60.78%) jQuery
5 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 23 (45.10%) J2EE
6 23 (45.10%) JSP
6 23 (45.10%) Spring
7 17 (33.33%) JSTL
7 17 (33.33%) REST
8 14 (27.45%) XHTML
9 13 (25.49%) CSS3
10 11 (21.57%) HTML5
11 9 (17.65%) WCF
12 8 (15.69%) Web Services
13 7 (13.73%) Ajax
14 6 (11.76%) XSL
14 6 (11.76%) JMS
14 6 (11.76%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) iPad
2 3 (5.88%) WURFL
2 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Linux
1 17 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) MVC
2 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Content Management
4 7 (13.73%) SEO
5 6 (11.76%) B2C
5 6 (11.76%) TDD
5 6 (11.76%) Web Development
5 6 (11.76%) Load Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Document Management
8 2 (3.92%) AOP
8 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 28 (54.90%) C#
3 23 (45.10%) Java
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Alterian
2 13 (25.49%) Sitecore
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
4 6 (11.76%) JBoss
4 6 (11.76%) ATG
4 6 (11.76%) Endeca
5 3 (5.88%) AccuRev