Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for XSLT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSLT over the 6 months to 24 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 Transformations (XSLT)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 187 200
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13 -103
Contract jobs citing XSLT 32 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.56% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 2.33% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 30
North West median daily rate £338 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.30% -2.22% +42.86%
10th Percentile £271 £270 £286
90th Percentile £586 £536 £650
England median daily rate £513 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +28.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
North West median hourly rate £41.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.47% - -
England median hourly rate £41.33 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.75% +41.67% -13.04%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1806 1929 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.74% 28.33% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1356 1265
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 70
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing XSLT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in the North West

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in the North West

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the North West

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in the North West

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester +18 24 £350 -19.54% 4
Lancashire +12 4 - - 1
Cheshire +3 4 £275 -47.62% 3
XSLT
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XSLT 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 West region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 20 (62.50%) XML
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Oracle
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Xamarin
5 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
6 10 (31.25%) Android
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
8 8 (25.00%) Spring
8 8 (25.00%) XPath
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 8 (25.00%) JUnit
8 8 (25.00%) XSD
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Gradle
10 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 6 (18.75%) Android Development
10 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
10 6 (18.75%) Perforce
10 6 (18.75%) Ajax

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) DB2
4 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.50%) OLAP
4 4 (12.50%) OLTP
4 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.50%) Star Schema
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JUnit
2 7 (21.88%) Gradle
3 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 5 (15.63%) JProfiler
5 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 4 (12.50%) ClearCase
5 4 (12.50%) Rational Robot
5 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (9.38%) JIRA
7 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.25%) Maven
7 2 (6.25%) Mockito
7 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
7 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
7 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.25%) Spock
8 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Xamarin Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Android Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Database Architect
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) XML
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 8 (25.00%) JSON
5 8 (25.00%) Spring
5 8 (25.00%) XSD
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
7 6 (18.75%) .NET
7 6 (18.75%) Ajax
7 6 (18.75%) J2EE
8 5 (15.63%) REST
9 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 4 (12.50%) JPA
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) WinForms
9 4 (12.50%) WPF
9 4 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
10 2 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.38%) RIA
4 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) FMCG
5 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Android
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) Android Development
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Data Transformation
4 5 (15.63%) ETL
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) SDLC
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) XPath
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) VB6
7 2 (6.25%) Groovy
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.13%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Xamarin
3 6 (18.75%) Perforce
4 4 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Sterling