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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 392 357
Rank change year-on-year +86 -35  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 347 281 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 1.86% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 177 190
Median daily rate £488 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £41.88 £32.85 £23.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.47% +39.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £23.53 £18.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £42.17 £28.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £44.50 £19.46
% change year-on-year -5.89% +128.73%  

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XSLT over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 June 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
England +82 316 £481 +14.58% 48
London -7 122 £490 +8.88% 12
East of England +57 71 £513 +4.59% 6
South East +38 56 £525 +90.90% 16
Essex +28 47 £538 - 3
City of London +14 29 £450 -18.18%
West Midlands +40 27 £475 +21.40% 3
Scotland +24 17 £600 +76.47% 2
Edinburgh +18 17 £600 +76.47% 2
South West +17 15 £350 +33.33% 1
North West +10 15 £355 -22.82% 5
Shropshire - 15 £535 -
Telford - 15 £535 -
Hampshire +15 12 £325 -18.75% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £450 +12.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire -21 10 £350 +37.25% 1
Cambridge +10 9 £425 - 1
Wales +3 8 £350 +27.27%
South Wales +1 8 £350 +27.27%
Milton Keynes -19 8 £350 +37.25%
Cardiff +6 7 £350 +27.27%
Manchester +6 7 £350 -31.03% 3
Berkshire +24 6 £525 +100.00% 5
Wiltshire +10 6 £413 +57.14%
Norfolk - 6 £375 -
West Sussex +24 5 £500 -
Cheshire +16 5 £463 +12.12% 2
Basingstoke - 5 £342 - 1
Worthing - 5 £500 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for XSLT.

1 561 (83.48%) XML
2 342 (50.89%) Java
3 322 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (36.01%) Oracle
5 215 (31.99%) JSON
6 214 (31.85%) SQL
7 209 (31.10%) JavaScript
8 204 (30.36%) HTML
9 200 (29.76%) Finance
10 198 (29.46%) Web Services
11 189 (28.13%) TDD
12 185 (27.53%) SOAP
13 163 (24.26%) CSS
14 151 (22.47%) .NET
15 150 (22.32%) SOA
15 150 (22.32%) Spring
16 145 (21.58%) REST
17 143 (21.28%) Maven
18 140 (20.83%) Middleware
19 137 (20.39%) Scrum
20 136 (20.24%) C#
21 123 (18.30%) Linux
21 123 (18.30%) XPath
22 121 (18.01%) Git (software)
23 119 (17.71%) SQL Server
24 117 (17.41%) Hibernate
25 106 (15.77%) Unix
26 105 (15.63%) XSD
27 100 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
28 98 (14.58%) Subversion

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 95 (14.14%) WebSphere
2 91 (13.54%) WebLogic
3 90 (13.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 67 (9.97%) JBoss
5 62 (9.23%) Apache
6 58 (8.63%) Mule
7 53 (7.89%) Oracle Service Bus
8 40 (5.95%) Tomcat
9 34 (5.06%) CMS
10 32 (4.76%) IIS
11 28 (4.17%) Confluence
12 23 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (3.27%) SharePoint
14 18 (2.68%) JCAPS
15 16 (2.38%) EPiServer
15 16 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 16 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
17 10 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
18 9 (1.34%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (1.93%) Doxygen
2 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.74%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.74%) LaTeX
4 2 (0.30%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.15%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 68 (10.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (2.98%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.60%) Murex MxG2000
4 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.60%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.30%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.30%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.15%) RMDS
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.04%) Office 365
4 6 (0.89%) Force.com
4 6 (0.89%) GitHub
4 6 (0.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.74%) Boomi
5 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.60%) IaaS
6 4 (0.60%) PaaS
6 4 (0.60%) SaaS
6 4 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.45%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.10%) HTTP
2 32 (4.76%) SSL
3 30 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 28 (4.17%) Internet
5 9 (1.34%) Firewall
6 7 (1.04%) SSH
7 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.60%) DNS
9 3 (0.45%) FTP
9 3 (0.45%) Intranet
9 3 (0.45%) LDAP
9 3 (0.45%) SNMP
10 2 (0.30%) FCoE
10 2 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.30%) LAN
10 2 (0.30%) Multicast
10 2 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.30%) SAN
10 2 (0.30%) Telnet
10 2 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 73 (10.86%) Oracle Database
3 66 (9.82%) MySQL
4 59 (8.78%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.70%) NoSQL
6 33 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 26 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 26 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 24 (3.57%) MarkLogic
10 21 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (2.68%) Big Data
12 17 (2.53%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.38%) Hadoop
13 16 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (2.08%) Data Mining
14 14 (2.08%) Ingres
15 12 (1.79%) Endeca
15 12 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (1.49%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 143 (21.28%) Maven
2 121 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 98 (14.58%) Subversion
4 68 (10.12%) Jenkins
4 68 (10.12%) JIRA
5 56 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (7.74%) JUnit
7 51 (7.59%) Eclipse
7 51 (7.59%) Visual Studio
8 29 (4.32%) Gradle
8 29 (4.32%) SoapUI
9 27 (4.02%) Mockito
10 23 (3.42%) Ant
11 21 (3.13%) Moq
12 19 (2.83%) gulp
13 18 (2.68%) TeamCity
14 17 (2.53%) NUnit
15 15 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (2.08%) Bitbucket
16 14 (2.08%) Spock
General
1 200 (29.76%) Finance
2 79 (11.76%) Marketing
3 75 (11.16%) Banking
4 70 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 70 (10.42%) Telecoms
5 68 (10.12%) Electronics
6 23 (3.42%) Front Office
6 23 (3.42%) Publishing
7 22 (3.27%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.93%) Law
10 7 (1.04%) Retail
11 6 (0.89%) Advertising
12 5 (0.74%) Legal
13 4 (0.60%) Back Office
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 456 (67.86%) Developer
2 161 (23.96%) Java Developer
3 76 (11.31%) Architect
4 62 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 60 (8.93%) SOA Developer
6 57 (8.48%) Agile Developer
7 51 (7.59%) Integration Developer
8 46 (6.85%) Analyst
9 37 (5.51%) .NET Developer
10 32 (4.76%) Consultant
11 27 (4.02%) Business Analyst
12 26 (3.87%) C# Developer
13 25 (3.72%) Middleware Developer
14 23 (3.42%) Applications Support
15 22 (3.27%) Lead Developer
16 20 (2.98%) XML Consultant
16 20 (2.98%) XML Specialist
17 19 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
17 19 (2.83%) WebSphere Developer
18 18 (2.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (83.48%) XML
2 215 (31.99%) JSON
3 204 (30.36%) HTML
4 198 (29.46%) Web Services
5 185 (27.53%) SOAP
6 163 (24.26%) CSS
7 151 (22.47%) .NET
8 150 (22.32%) Spring
9 145 (21.58%) REST
10 140 (20.83%) Middleware
11 117 (17.41%) Hibernate
12 105 (15.63%) XSD
13 91 (13.54%) jQuery
14 87 (12.95%) JMS
15 83 (12.35%) J2EE
16 79 (11.76%) AngularJS
16 79 (11.76%) Apache Camel
17 77 (11.46%) Swagger
18 74 (11.01%) Java EE
19 68 (10.12%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.05%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (4.61%) User Experience
3 24 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (2.38%) Web 2.0
8 15 (2.23%) DataPower
9 14 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.08%) Virtual Team
9 14 (2.08%) W3C
10 13 (1.93%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.79%) iPad
12 10 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.34%) Derivative
14 8 (1.19%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.89%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.60%) NHS
17 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
17 3 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 123 (18.30%) Linux
2 106 (15.77%) Unix
3 87 (12.95%) Windows
4 26 (3.87%) Android
5 25 (3.72%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.98%) Solaris
7 18 (2.68%) CentOS
8 16 (2.38%) HPUX
8 16 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 15 (2.23%) Mac OS X
10 9 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.89%) VME
13 5 (0.74%) AIX
13 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.45%) VMS
15 2 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (28.13%) TDD
3 150 (22.32%) SOA
4 137 (20.39%) Scrum
5 100 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 93 (13.84%) OO
7 80 (11.90%) MVC
8 78 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
9 72 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
9 72 (10.71%) SDLC
10 68 (10.12%) Programme Management
11 58 (8.63%) UML
12 51 (7.59%) Data Modelling
13 49 (7.29%) DevOps
13 49 (7.29%) E-Commerce
14 46 (6.85%) Workflow
15 45 (6.70%) ITIL
16 44 (6.55%) Unit Testing
17 43 (6.40%) Open Source
18 41 (6.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 342 (50.89%) Java
2 214 (31.85%) SQL
3 209 (31.10%) JavaScript
4 136 (20.24%) C#
5 123 (18.30%) XPath
6 68 (10.12%) Python
7 57 (8.48%) PL/SQL
8 53 (7.89%) C++
9 52 (7.74%) C
10 30 (4.46%) PHP
11 28 (4.17%) Perl
12 25 (3.72%) Shell Script
13 24 (3.57%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.68%) T-SQL
15 17 (2.53%) VB
16 15 (2.23%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.93%) Apex Code
17 13 (1.93%) Bash Shell
17 13 (1.93%) Groovy
18 11 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (9.67%) Security Cleared
2 40 (5.95%) Degree
3 32 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (4.02%) DV Cleared
5 24 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.19%) Sun Certification
9 7 (1.04%) ISEB
9 7 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.74%) MCTS
12 4 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.60%) MCSE
13 3 (0.45%) HNC
13 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.45%) PMP
14 2 (0.30%) CCNA
14 2 (0.30%) CCNP
14 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.91%) QA
2 21 (3.13%) HL7
3 8 (1.19%) SLA
4 7 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.04%) FATCA
5 5 (0.74%) MiFID
6 3 (0.45%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.15%) DICOM
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (2.68%) Docker
2 10 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.30%) KVM
6 2 (0.30%) NFS
6 2 (0.30%) SRDF
6 2 (0.30%) Xen
7 1 (0.15%) RACF
7 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (2.68%) Ansible
2 11 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.34%) Puppet
4 7 (1.04%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 4 (0.60%) MOM
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.15%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.15%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 242 (36.01%) Oracle
2 86 (12.80%) WSO2
3 80 (11.90%) SAP
4 78 (11.61%) IBM
5 60 (8.93%) Microsoft
6 37 (5.51%) Red Hat
7 29 (4.32%) MuleSoft
8 20 (2.98%) ATG
9 18 (2.68%) Fiorano
9 18 (2.68%) InterSystems
9 18 (2.68%) Xamarin
10 17 (2.53%) Sitecore
11 16 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (2.38%) Sybase
12 15 (2.23%) Murex
13 14 (2.08%) TIBCO
14 13 (1.93%) Apple
15 11 (1.64%) VMware
16 10 (1.49%) Adobe
17 9 (1.34%) Perforce
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