Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 119 143
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 -42
Contract jobs citing XSLT 62 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 1.43% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.57% 5.20% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 52 31
Scotland median daily rate £330 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £230 £221 £313
90th Percentile £538 £379 £488
UK median daily rate £480 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +23.08% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.33 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -2.75% +49.12% -18.57%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1356 1192 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.87% 27.41% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 715 664
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 16
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing XSLT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in Scotland

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in Scotland

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in Scotland

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in Scotland

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Edinburgh -24 37 £323 -5.15% 4
Glasgow -12 11 £250 -37.50%
Renfrewshire - 6 £335 -
XSLT
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 61 (98.39%) XML
2 37 (59.68%) Java
3 34 (54.84%) JBoss
4 33 (53.23%) Java EE
5 29 (46.77%) Hibernate
6 27 (43.55%) SOA
7 26 (41.94%) Workflow
8 24 (38.71%) TDD
9 22 (35.48%) Spring
10 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (33.87%) SOAP
11 20 (32.26%) Windows
11 20 (32.26%) Drools
12 19 (30.65%) Maven
13 18 (29.03%) Performance Monitoring
13 18 (29.03%) Web Services
13 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
13 18 (29.03%) .NET
13 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
13 18 (29.03%) Migration
14 16 (25.81%) Eclipse
14 16 (25.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 16 (25.81%) Change Control
14 16 (25.81%) jQuery
15 15 (24.19%) jBPM
15 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
15 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
16 14 (22.58%) Business Process Modelling
16 14 (22.58%) IIS
16 14 (22.58%) Scrum

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 34 (54.84%) JBoss
2 14 (22.58%) IIS
3 13 (20.97%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (9.68%) Apache
5 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
6 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.61%) CICS
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 6 (9.68%) PaaS
3 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.06%) IaaS
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.84%) Boomi
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.61%) SaaS
6 1 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) BIG-IP
2 7 (11.29%) LDAP
2 7 (11.29%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) Intranet
5 3 (4.84%) DNS
5 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.84%) LAN
5 3 (4.84%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) SMS
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Maven
2 16 (25.81%) Eclipse
3 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (9.68%) SoapUI
6 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.45%) JIRA
7 4 (6.45%) XMLSpy
8 3 (4.84%) JDeveloper
8 3 (4.84%) JProfiler
8 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 3 (4.84%) Log4j
8 3 (4.84%) NUnit
8 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Redmine
9 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.52%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 25 (40.32%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Designer
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Integration Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (98.39%) XML
2 33 (53.23%) Java EE
3 29 (46.77%) Hibernate
4 22 (35.48%) Spring
5 21 (33.87%) SOAP
6 20 (32.26%) Drools
7 18 (29.03%) .NET
7 18 (29.03%) Web Services
8 16 (25.81%) jQuery
9 15 (24.19%) jBPM
10 12 (19.35%) CSS
11 9 (14.52%) JPA
12 8 (12.90%) EJB
13 7 (11.29%) J2EE
14 6 (9.68%) JSON
15 5 (8.06%) Ajax
15 5 (8.06%) EJB 3.0
15 5 (8.06%) HTML
15 5 (8.06%) REST
15 5 (8.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) DataPower
2 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.29%) Unix
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) SOA
2 26 (41.94%) Workflow
3 24 (38.71%) TDD
4 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.03%) Migration
5 18 (29.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (25.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 16 (25.81%) Change Control
7 14 (22.58%) BPMN
7 14 (22.58%) Business Process Modelling
7 14 (22.58%) Scrum
8 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.35%) High Availability
9 12 (19.35%) Service Delivery
10 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
11 9 (14.52%) ITIL
12 8 (12.90%) Project Management
13 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
13 7 (11.29%) Records Management
14 6 (9.68%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.35%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.68%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) Perl
6 5 (8.06%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.23%) XPath
10 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) IBM
4 8 (12.90%) F5
4 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.29%) Citrix
5 7 (11.29%) Nintex
6 6 (9.68%) VMware
7 5 (8.06%) HP
8 4 (6.45%) Imperva
9 3 (4.84%) Adobe
9 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco
9 3 (4.84%) Dell
9 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.84%) Guidewire
10 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.61%) SAP
10 1 (1.61%) TIBCO