Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for XSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSL over the 6 months to 24 November 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing XSL 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.42% 1.28% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 4.29% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Cheltenham median daily rate - £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.26% -18.90%
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £333
% change year-on-year - -2.26% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

XSL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26 70 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.81% 29.91% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 50 59
Cheltenham median daily rate £406 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £297 £261
90th Percentile £550 £496 £475
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.80 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +4.71%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing XSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in Cheltenham

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for XSL.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central