Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 160 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 -12 -19
Contract jobs citing XSL 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Manchester median daily rate - £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.79% -
North West median daily rate - £291 £350
% change year-on-year - -16.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1087 1082 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.72% 30.71% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 772 562
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 28
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.93
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XSL in Manchester

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Manchester

XSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSL in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XSL.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP