Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +100
Contract jobs citing XSL 9 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.57% 0.86% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% - -
East of England median daily rate £438 £233 £220
% change year-on-year +88.17% +5.68% -39.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £23.00

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 382 324 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.07% 23.23% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 194 207
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.60% +2.74%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £585 £538 £518
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSL in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford -17 3 £500 +28.21%
XSL
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 3 (33.33%) SOLID
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP

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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) nginx
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (33.33%) FxCop
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Moq
1 3 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 3 (33.33%) StyleCop
1 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) CAML
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) XHTML
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (33.33%) Zend