Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 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)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 159 123
Rank change year-on-year +59 -36 -20
Contract jobs citing XSL 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.19% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.70% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
North East median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
England median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year - +41.73% -27.43%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 713 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.65% 26.47% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 483 369
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.43% +13.57%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £534 £500 £553
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +58.78% -41.22%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.64 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.60 £26.95
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing XSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in the North East

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in the North East

XSL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear +63 2 £525 +10.53%
XSL
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East region with a requirement for XSL.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Boomi
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat