Period
to 16 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 16 June 2021 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
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 562 423 612
Rank change year-on-year -139 +189 -154
Contract jobs citing XSLT 145 187 250
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 1.41% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 112 146
10th Percentile £383 £354 £326
25th Percentile £416 £427 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £525 £475
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £625 £596 £538
90th Percentile £675 £636 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -16.67% +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £46.98 £44.92
Median % change year-on-year - +4.60% +63.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.74 £40.37
% change year-on-year - +20.74% +46.79%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,795 13,223 29,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.31% 30.51% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,377 9,367 20,728
10th Percentile £350 £331 £331
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £490
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +4.26%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 116 262
10th Percentile £21.06 £20.31 £16.11
25th Percentile £27.80 £31.24 £26.06
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £44.92
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.42% +7.54%
75th Percentile £55.00 £56.38 £52.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £66.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.87 £45.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.78% +7.06% +5.59%

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XSLT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XSLT.

Daily rate trend for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XSLT over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XSLT.

Hourly rate trend for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the UK over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. 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
England -105 107 £525 - 35
London -52 74 £525 -5.75% 12
Work from Home -247 40 £481 +21.07% 8
UK excluding London -85 30 £438 -16.67% 25
East of England +3 8 £500 -4.86% 2
Scotland -31 8 £400 -20.00% 2
South East -40 8 £450 -10.09% 9
West Midlands -10 5 £400 - 3
Midlands -12 5 £400 - 4
North of England +4 1 £455 +7.06% 7
North East - 1 £455 -

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, 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 with a requirement for XSLT.

1 125 (86.21%) XML
2 69 (47.59%) REST
3 67 (46.21%) Web Services
4 65 (44.83%) Java
5 61 (42.07%) SOAP
6 54 (37.24%) SQL
7 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (35.17%) JSON
9 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
10 46 (31.72%) Oracle
11 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
12 39 (26.90%) SQL Server
12 39 (26.90%) HTML
13 38 (26.21%) Jenkins
14 37 (25.52%) Finance
15 36 (24.83%) JMS
16 34 (23.45%) JIRA
17 33 (22.76%) Spring
18 32 (22.07%) C#
18 32 (22.07%) DevOps
19 31 (21.38%) Linux
20 30 (20.69%) Maven
21 28 (19.31%) Azure
22 27 (18.62%) Unit Testing
22 27 (18.62%) XSD
23 26 (17.93%) OO
23 26 (17.93%) JUnit
24 25 (17.24%) Banking
24 25 (17.24%) Microservices
25 24 (16.55%) CSS

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (11.72%) Confluence
2 16 (11.03%) JBoss
3 14 (9.66%) Mule
4 13 (8.97%) Red Hat Fuse
5 10 (6.90%) Anypoint
5 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.21%) Apache
6 9 (6.21%) Mule ESB
6 9 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (5.52%) SharePoint
8 7 (4.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
9 6 (4.14%) IIS
9 6 (4.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.76%) AquaLogic
11 4 (2.76%) DataSynapse
11 4 (2.76%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) InfoPath
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.07%) Summit
5 2 (1.38%) Orchestrade
5 2 (1.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.31%) Azure
2 15 (10.34%) PaaS
3 12 (8.28%) AWS
3 12 (8.28%) Azure Logic Apps
3 12 (8.28%) Azure Service Bus
4 7 (4.83%) GitHub
4 7 (4.83%) OpenShift
5 6 (4.14%) SaaS
6 5 (3.45%) Apigee
6 5 (3.45%) Azure Functions
6 5 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (3.45%) IaaS
6 5 (3.45%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (3.45%) Serverless
7 3 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.38%) GCP
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.72%) HTTP
2 10 (6.90%) DNS
3 9 (6.21%) Firewall
4 5 (3.45%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.45%) SSL
5 4 (2.76%) DHCP
6 3 (2.07%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.07%) Internet
6 3 (2.07%) SSH
6 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.07%) VPN
7 2 (1.38%) AMQP
7 2 (1.38%) FTP
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.69%) FCoE
8 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.69%) LAN
8 1 (0.69%) Multicast
8 1 (0.69%) SAN
8 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.28%) MySQL
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (3.45%) DTS
8 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.76%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.38%) HBase
11 2 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 38 (26.21%) Jenkins
3 34 (23.45%) JIRA
4 30 (20.69%) Maven
5 26 (17.93%) JUnit
6 23 (15.86%) Postman
7 20 (13.79%) SoapUI
7 20 (13.79%) Subversion
8 16 (11.03%) Visual Studio
9 11 (7.59%) Artifactory
10 8 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (5.52%) Gradle
11 7 (4.83%) Cucumber
11 7 (4.83%) FishEye
11 7 (4.83%) Hudson
11 7 (4.83%) jMock
11 7 (4.83%) XMLSpy
12 6 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 37 (25.52%) Finance
2 25 (17.24%) Banking
3 20 (13.79%) Social Skills
4 15 (10.34%) Public Sector
5 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.97%) Investment Banking
6 9 (6.21%) Front Office
7 5 (3.45%) French Language
7 5 (3.45%) Retail
8 3 (2.07%) Marketing
9 2 (1.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.69%) Billing
10 1 (0.69%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.69%) Legal
10 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.69%) Publishing
10 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (60.00%) Developer
2 30 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.34%) Architect
5 12 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (7.59%) Integration Developer
7 10 (6.90%) MuleSoft Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Middleware Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Senior Middleware Developer
9 7 (4.83%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Java Middleware Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Consultant
10 6 (4.14%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Senior Integration Developer
11 5 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.45%) SAP Developer
11 5 (3.45%) ServiceNow Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (86.21%) XML
2 69 (47.59%) REST
3 67 (46.21%) Web Services
4 61 (42.07%) SOAP
5 51 (35.17%) JSON
6 39 (26.90%) HTML
7 36 (24.83%) JMS
8 33 (22.76%) Spring
9 27 (18.62%) XSD
10 24 (16.55%) CSS
11 20 (13.79%) .NET
11 20 (13.79%) Java EE
12 19 (13.10%) Node.js
13 17 (11.72%) Swagger
14 16 (11.03%) J2EE
15 14 (9.66%) jQuery
15 14 (9.66%) RAML
16 13 (8.97%) Hibernate
16 13 (8.97%) JSP
16 13 (8.97%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.83%) Fixed Income
3 5 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.76%) Wiki
5 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.07%) Derivative
5 3 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.07%) iPad
5 3 (2.07%) Kindle
5 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.38%) Exotic Derivative
6 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.38%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.38%) W3C
7 1 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.69%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.38%) Linux
2 23 (15.86%) Windows
3 11 (7.59%) Unix
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.07%) DevOps
3 27 (18.62%) Unit Testing
4 26 (17.93%) OO
5 25 (17.24%) Microservices
6 23 (15.86%) SOA
7 21 (14.48%) UML
8 16 (11.03%) MVC
8 16 (11.03%) SDLC
9 14 (9.66%) Scrum
10 12 (8.28%) API Development
10 12 (8.28%) Migration
11 11 (7.59%) API Design
11 11 (7.59%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.90%) ERP
13 9 (6.21%) Data Transformation
13 9 (6.21%) Workflow
14 8 (5.52%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (5.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.83%) Java
2 54 (37.24%) SQL
3 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
4 32 (22.07%) C#
5 16 (11.03%) Python
6 15 (10.34%) XPath
7 14 (9.66%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.21%) Groovy
8 9 (6.21%) Java 8
8 9 (6.21%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.52%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.83%) ABAP
10 7 (4.83%) C++
10 7 (4.83%) XQuery
11 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.76%) Ruby
12 3 (2.07%) C
12 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.38%) Perl
14 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.52%) Degree
3 4 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.38%) MCSE
5 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.41%) Docker
2 9 (6.21%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.07%) NFS
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.69%) KVM
5 1 (0.69%) SRDF
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.59%) Ansible
3 7 (4.83%) CloudHub
4 3 (2.07%) Grafana
4 3 (2.07%) Kibana
4 3 (2.07%) Nessus
5 2 (1.38%) Control-M
6 1 (0.69%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.69%) Puppet
6 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (31.72%) Oracle
2 22 (15.17%) MuleSoft
3 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.03%) Atlassian
5 13 (8.97%) IBM
5 13 (8.97%) Sybase
6 12 (8.28%) SAP
7 10 (6.90%) Murex
8 8 (5.52%) TIBCO
9 7 (4.83%) Altova
10 6 (4.14%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.45%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.45%) IBM Sterling
11 5 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 5 (3.45%) Splunk
12 4 (2.76%) BEA
12 4 (2.76%) webMethods
13 3 (2.07%) Apple
13 3 (2.07%) CA
13 3 (2.07%) JDA