Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 143 125
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 -11
Contract jobs citing XSLT 54 29 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.13% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 2.62% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 49
Scotland median daily rate £348 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -6.21% +11.54%
10th Percentile £230 £218 £228
90th Percentile £500 £425 £428
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.62 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.99% +13.33% +20.97%

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 1,168 1,105 1,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.45% 29.69% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 697 738
Scotland median daily rate £380 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £512 £488 £514
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 10
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £52.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.85% +43.45% +47.96%
10th Percentile £13.62 £16.18 £21.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.17 £40.87
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 -6 42 £330 -1.49% 3
Glasgow -12 5 £250 -38.46% 2
XSLT
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XSLT 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 51 (94.44%) XML
2 44 (81.48%) Java
3 42 (77.78%) JBoss
4 41 (75.93%) Hibernate
5 39 (72.22%) SOA
6 37 (68.52%) Spring
7 33 (61.11%) Java EE
8 32 (59.26%) Workflow
8 32 (59.26%) TDD
9 30 (55.56%) Drools
10 27 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (35.19%) Business Process Modelling
12 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (33.33%) Maven
13 17 (31.48%) Scrum
13 17 (31.48%) BPMN
14 16 (29.63%) jBPM
14 16 (29.63%) Eclipse
14 16 (29.63%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 16 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (25.93%) Web Services
16 8 (14.81%) SOAP
16 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
16 8 (14.81%) J2EE
16 8 (14.81%) Oracle
16 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
17 7 (12.96%) Change Control
18 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
18 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
18 6 (11.11%) WebSphere

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 42 (77.78%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) CICS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Redis
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Maven
2 16 (29.63%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.26%) JDeveloper
4 5 (9.26%) JUnit
4 5 (9.26%) Log4j
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (9.26%) XMLSpy
5 4 (7.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) JProfiler
6 2 (3.70%) NUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.85%) Redmine
7 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 39 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) XML Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Azure Developer
9 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) XML
2 41 (75.93%) Hibernate
3 37 (68.52%) Spring
4 33 (61.11%) Java EE
5 30 (55.56%) Drools
6 16 (29.63%) jBPM
7 14 (25.93%) Web Services
8 8 (14.81%) J2EE
8 8 (14.81%) SOAP
9 6 (11.11%) .NET
9 6 (11.11%) JSP
9 6 (11.11%) Servlets
9 6 (11.11%) Struts
10 5 (9.26%) EJB
10 5 (9.26%) JDBC
11 4 (7.41%) CSS
11 4 (7.41%) HTML
12 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
12 3 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.85%) Blog
1 1 (1.85%) DataPower
1 1 (1.85%) Derivative
1 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) CentOS
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) SOA
2 32 (59.26%) TDD
2 32 (59.26%) Workflow
3 27 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (35.19%) Business Process Modelling
5 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (31.48%) BPMN
6 17 (31.48%) Scrum
7 16 (29.63%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 16 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (12.96%) Change Control
9 5 (9.26%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (9.26%) Project Management
9 5 (9.26%) SDLC
9 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.26%) UML
10 4 (7.41%) ITIL
10 4 (7.41%) Migration
10 4 (7.41%) MVC
10 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 4 (7.41%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Guidewire
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) IBM