The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for XSLT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSLT over the 3 months to 25 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 Transformations (XSLT)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 155 169
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 29 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 0.95% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 27
Median daily rate £450 £550 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £398 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £44.50 £19.46
% change year-on-year -5.89% +128.73%  

XSLT 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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1239 1158 1728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.83% 34.85% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 997 1393
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in the City of London

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in the City of London

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the City of London

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 34 (77.27%) XML
2 29 (65.91%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) Finance
4 18 (40.91%) CSS
5 16 (36.36%) HTML
5 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.82%) SQL
7 13 (29.55%) REST
8 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 12 (27.27%) Linux
8 12 (27.27%) Banking
9 11 (25.00%) TDD
9 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 11 (25.00%) MVC
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) C#
9 11 (25.00%) OO
10 10 (22.73%) .NET
10 10 (22.73%) MarkLogic
10 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
10 10 (22.73%) Spring
11 9 (20.45%) Java EE
11 9 (20.45%) MySQL
11 9 (20.45%) SOAP
11 9 (20.45%) Windows
11 9 (20.45%) Subversion
12 8 (18.18%) Publishing
12 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 8 (18.18%) Waterfall

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Mule
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ION MarketView
1 1 (2.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Intranet
3 1 (2.27%) SNMP
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.73%) MarkLogic
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.45%) MySQL
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.82%) Big Data
5 3 (6.82%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.82%) QlikView
5 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Subversion
2 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) JUnit
3 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.36%) Axure RP
4 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.36%) Mockito
5 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.82%) Maven
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (4.55%) NUnit
7 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (2.27%) Ant
8 1 (2.27%) Mocha
8 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Publishing
4 4 (9.09%) Front Office
5 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Salesforce Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Java Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Murex Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Salesforce Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Murex Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) XML
2 18 (40.91%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) HTML
4 13 (29.55%) REST
5 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (22.73%) .NET
6 10 (22.73%) Spring
7 9 (20.45%) Java EE
7 9 (20.45%) SOAP
8 7 (15.91%) jQuery
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
8 7 (15.91%) XForms
9 6 (13.64%) JMS
9 6 (13.64%) Middleware
9 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (11.36%) WPF
11 4 (9.09%) Spring MVC
11 4 (9.09%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) DataPower
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Android
3 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.82%) Unix
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) OO
2 11 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (18.18%) SDLC
3 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (15.91%) User Stories
5 6 (13.64%) BDD
5 6 (13.64%) Release Management
6 5 (11.36%) DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) OOP
6 5 (11.36%) UML
7 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (9.09%) XML Parsing
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) XAML
5 4 (9.09%) Apex Code
5 4 (9.09%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.82%) C
6 3 (6.82%) SOQL
6 3 (6.82%) SOSL
6 3 (6.82%) XPath
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (4.55%) XQuery
8 1 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) Korn
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) MOM
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Xamarin
3 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.82%) Murex
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Tableau
4 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.55%) Informatica
6 1 (2.27%) ION Trading