The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for XSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 8
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 6.25% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 27.27% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £435 £375
% change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 -

XSL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 7.35% 22.92% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £388 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing XSL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in Aberdeen

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XSL in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for XSL.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) PLM
1 2 (100.00%) Teamcenter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Itk
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens NX

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Teamcenter
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Itk
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) PLM
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods