Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for XSLT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSLT over the 6 months to 21 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 Transformations (XSLT)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 88 98
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -22
Contract jobs citing XSLT 3 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 2.41% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Cheshire median daily rate £275 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.62% +20.00% +40.00%
10th Percentile £263 £305 £269
90th Percentile £438 £525 £536
North West median daily rate £338 £440 £438
% change year-on-year -23.30% +0.57% +38.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £41.88 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -1.47% - -

XSLT 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 343 374 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.54% 25.60% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 284 356
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £299
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 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 £30.50 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in Cheshire

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in Cheshire

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in Cheshire

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in Cheshire

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +5 1 £450 -14.29% 2
Knutsford - 1 £275 -
XSLT
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XSLT 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Perforce
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) JProfiler
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) IBM