The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 29 March 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 / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 113 135
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 33 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.28% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 3.23% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 11
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +4.86%  

XSLT is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.96% 24.50% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 474 499
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.44 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing XSLT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in the South West

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in the South West

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the South West

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in the South West

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +13 10 £413 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £525 - 1
Bristol -7 4 £414 +6.77%
XSLT
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South West region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 35 (64.81%) XML
2 33 (61.11%) Java
3 30 (55.56%) CMS
3 30 (55.56%) Content Management
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle
4 29 (53.70%) Web Services
5 28 (51.85%) Internet
6 25 (46.30%) Hibernate
7 24 (44.44%) J2EE
8 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
8 23 (42.59%) JBoss
9 22 (40.74%) Windows
10 21 (38.89%) C#
10 21 (38.89%) HTML
10 21 (38.89%) .NET
10 21 (38.89%) Spring
11 19 (35.19%) jQuery
11 19 (35.19%) CSS
12 18 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 18 (33.33%) Ajax
13 17 (31.48%) Web Development
13 17 (31.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (31.48%) Sitecore
13 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
13 17 (31.48%) IIS
13 17 (31.48%) Apple
13 17 (31.48%) W3C
13 17 (31.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (29.63%) REST
14 16 (29.63%) Sass

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 30 (55.56%) CMS
2 23 (42.59%) JBoss
3 17 (31.48%) IIS
3 17 (31.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 16 (29.63%) WebLogic
5 15 (27.78%) Apache
5 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
6 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (5.56%) Anypoint
7 3 (5.56%) Mule
7 3 (5.56%) Mule ESB
7 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.70%) ColdFusion
8 2 (3.70%) Confluence
8 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) LaTeX
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (51.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) AMQP
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Endeca
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (31.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (22.22%) JUnit
4 6 (11.11%) Maven
5 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.41%) Grunt
7 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.56%) JIRA
8 2 (3.70%) Ant
8 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.70%) Gradle
8 2 (3.70%) Hudson
8 2 (3.70%) QUnit
8 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Sitecore Developer
4 14 (25.93%) Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) XML
2 29 (53.70%) Web Services
3 25 (46.30%) Hibernate
4 24 (44.44%) J2EE
5 21 (38.89%) .NET
5 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 21 (38.89%) Spring
6 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 19 (35.19%) jQuery
7 18 (33.33%) Ajax
8 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
9 16 (29.63%) JMS
9 16 (29.63%) REST
9 16 (29.63%) Sass
9 16 (29.63%) SOAP
10 15 (27.78%) Flash
11 14 (25.93%) JDBC
11 14 (25.93%) JSP
12 13 (24.07%) Servlets
12 13 (24.07%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) W3C
2 15 (27.78%) User Experience
3 13 (24.07%) iPad
3 13 (24.07%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Content Management
2 17 (31.48%) Web Development
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) Scrum
4 15 (27.78%) High Availability
5 13 (24.07%) B2B
5 13 (24.07%) B2C
5 13 (24.07%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
5 13 (24.07%) Load Testing
5 13 (24.07%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (24.07%) Software Architecture
6 10 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (16.67%) SDLC
7 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 9 (16.67%) Workflow
8 8 (14.81%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) Java
2 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.89%) C#
4 15 (27.78%) ActionScript
5 10 (18.52%) C
6 6 (11.11%) XPath
7 5 (9.26%) SQL
8 2 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.70%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) DV Cleared
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) Apple
2 17 (31.48%) Sitecore
3 13 (24.07%) ATG
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.85%) webMethods
5 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
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