Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 July 2020 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)
England > London
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 394 584 608
Rank change year-on-year +190 +24 -49
Contract jobs citing XSL 8 15 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.036% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.098% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 27
Median daily rate £564 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.74% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £377 £463 £294
90th Percentile £680 £650 £512
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £34.70

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 6,595 15,262 17,587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.41% 37.00% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,704 11,420 13,376
Median daily rate £525 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £370 £375 £363
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 75 124
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £25.15 £32.50 £18.78
90th Percentile £65.18 £101.50 £71.94
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year -20.45% +5.95% +2.54%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XSL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in London

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XSL in London.

Daily rate trend for XSL in London

XSL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XSL in London over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for XSL in London

XSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XSL in London.

Hourly rate trend for XSL in London

XSL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the London region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
South London - 4 £482 -
Central London - 1 £650 - 2
XSL
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing XSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for XSL.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) JBoss
4 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Spring Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (62.50%) Apache Camel
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Spring Boot
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Fuse
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) JPA
5 4 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (62.50%) JBoss
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Fuse
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Boomi
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) Apache Camel
4 5 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Spring Boot
4 5 (62.50%) Spring Integration
5 4 (50.00%) JPA
6 2 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (25.00%) EAI
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) XPath
3 2 (25.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Ariba
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk