The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing XSL 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -26.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 177 148 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.64% 21.99% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 86 120
Median daily rate £363 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.07% -13.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Hertfordshire

XSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSL in Hertfordshire

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XSL.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) SOLID
3 5 (71.43%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) AutoMapper
3 5 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (71.43%) FxCop
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) ReSharper
1 5 (71.43%) StyleCop
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Moq
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET
3 5 (71.43%) AutoMapper
3 5 (71.43%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Contactless
1 4 (57.14%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) SOLID
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) Code Coverage
3 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Zend