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 28 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 (XSL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XSL 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.94% - 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 £365
% change year-on-year -10.23% +14.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 -

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 149 121 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 23.39% 18.22% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 77 121
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £20.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSL in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) CAML
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO

XSL
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) FxCop
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Moq
2 2 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 2 (33.33%) StyleCop
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 4 (66.67%) CRM Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Lead .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) CAML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
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