Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 17 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 111
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.40% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.56% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £361 -
North West median daily rate - £291 £350
% change year-on-year - -16.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 342 384 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.47% 25.86% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 294 362
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £300
90th Percentile £525 £500 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +18.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +82.89% -47.74%
10th Percentile £30.00 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XSL in Cheshire

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Cheshire