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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT)
UK
Rank 305 349 308
Rank change year-on-year +44 -41  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 327 301 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 2.04% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 192 231
Median daily rate £431 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £37.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.86%  
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 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 14008 14779 13928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.32% 27.98% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9711 10236 9022
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 227 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the UK

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 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
England +75 304 £450 +12.50% 74
London +8 108 £489 +8.61% 27
East of England +37 61 £400 -6.97% 10
South East +40 44 £350 - 11
South West +11 33 £413 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +34 24 £375 +2.73% 5
Essex -5 20 £488 +21.87% 3
Cambridgeshire +23 19 £275 -40.21% 5
East Midlands +14 19 £338 -10.00% 4
Hertfordshire +11 17 £350 - 1
City of London +4 15 £475 -3.79% 12
Milton Keynes +3 15 £350 +3.70%
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £350 +7.69%
Wales +15 12 £200 -30.43% 3
Northamptonshire - 12 £338 -
Southend-on-Sea - 12 £488 -
Wiltshire +9 11 £413 +37.50%
Cambridge +19 10 £275 - 5
Yorkshire +10 10 £355 +9.23% 4
Cardiff +29 8 £186 -42.03% 3
Surrey +23 8 £258 -42.66% 5
South Wales +21 8 £186 -38.93% 3
Hampshire +11 8 - -
Swindon - 8 £413 -
West Sussex +8 7 £510 -
Leicestershire 0 7 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 7 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £525 - 1
Worthing - 7 £510 -
Shropshire - 7 £475 -

XSLT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for XSLT.

1 569 (86.61%) XML
2 373 (56.77%) Java
3 290 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (38.20%) Oracle
5 238 (36.23%) HTML
6 231 (35.16%) JavaScript
7 218 (33.18%) SQL
8 216 (32.88%) Web Services
9 190 (28.92%) JSON
10 181 (27.55%) CSS
11 174 (26.48%) Spring
12 162 (24.66%) TDD
12 162 (24.66%) SOAP
13 157 (23.90%) Linux
14 156 (23.74%) REST
15 147 (22.37%) Finance
16 144 (21.92%) .NET
17 143 (21.77%) SQL Server
18 140 (21.31%) Hibernate
19 133 (20.24%) C#
20 131 (19.94%) Scrum
21 130 (19.79%) Maven
22 129 (19.63%) SOA
23 126 (19.18%) Git (software)
24 125 (19.03%) J2EE
25 115 (17.50%) XPath
26 114 (17.35%) JMS
27 107 (16.29%) XSD
27 107 (16.29%) jQuery
28 100 (15.22%) WebSphere

XSLT
Top Related 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
1 100 (15.22%) WebSphere
2 87 (13.24%) WebLogic
3 83 (12.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 78 (11.87%) Apache
5 75 (11.42%) JBoss
6 55 (8.37%) Tomcat
7 41 (6.24%) IIS
8 39 (5.94%) CMS
9 32 (4.87%) Confluence
10 31 (4.72%) Mule
11 27 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
12 19 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (2.13%) DataSynapse
15 14 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 14 (2.13%) SharePoint
16 13 (1.98%) ATG Dynamo
17 12 (1.83%) JCAPS
18 11 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 32 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.98%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.46%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.46%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.30%) LaTeX
4 2 (0.30%) MS Office
4 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (3.20%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) Murex MxG2000
4 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.61%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.46%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.15%) assyst
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.37%) GitHub
4 6 (0.91%) Force.com
5 4 (0.61%) Boomi
5 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.30%) Office 365
6 2 (0.30%) SaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Asana
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.37%) Internet
2 47 (7.15%) HTTP
3 27 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.28%) SSL
5 12 (1.83%) SAN
6 10 (1.52%) FCoE
6 10 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (1.52%) iSCSI
6 10 (1.52%) NAS
7 9 (1.37%) LAN
7 9 (1.37%) Multicast
7 9 (1.37%) WAN
8 7 (1.07%) Firewall
9 6 (0.91%) Intranet
10 5 (0.76%) AMQP
11 4 (0.61%) SSH
12 3 (0.46%) LDAP
12 3 (0.46%) SNMP
13 2 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.30%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.94%) Oracle Database
3 60 (9.13%) MySQL
4 58 (8.83%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 37 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 32 (4.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 26 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (3.65%) Oracle Database 12c
10 23 (3.50%) Big Data
10 23 (3.50%) Hadoop
11 22 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.98%) DB2
14 13 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.83%) Endeca
16 11 (1.67%) HBase
17 10 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 130 (19.79%) Maven
2 126 (19.18%) Git (software)
3 86 (13.09%) Subversion
4 81 (12.33%) Eclipse
4 81 (12.33%) JIRA
4 81 (12.33%) JUnit
5 68 (10.35%) Jenkins
6 44 (6.70%) Gradle
7 42 (6.39%) Ant
8 40 (6.09%) Visual Studio
9 39 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (5.33%) TeamCity
11 34 (5.18%) Mockito
12 31 (4.72%) Spock
13 19 (2.89%) Log4j
14 17 (2.59%) IntelliJ
15 14 (2.13%) Hudson
16 13 (1.98%) NUnit
16 13 (1.98%) SoapUI
17 12 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 147 (22.37%) Finance
2 82 (12.48%) Banking
3 43 (6.54%) Marketing
4 38 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 36 (5.48%) Electronics
5 36 (5.48%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.04%) Publishing
7 18 (2.74%) Investment Banking
8 14 (2.13%) Advertising
9 11 (1.67%) Law
10 9 (1.37%) Front Office
11 8 (1.22%) Retail
12 6 (0.91%) Legal
13 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.61%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Automotive
16 1 (0.15%) Billing
16 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (68.04%) Developer
2 185 (28.16%) Java Developer
3 86 (13.09%) Architect
4 65 (9.89%) Senior Developer
5 62 (9.44%) C# Developer
6 61 (9.28%) .NET Developer
7 50 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (4.87%) SOA Developer
9 31 (4.72%) XML Developer
10 30 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
11 29 (4.41%) Analyst
12 28 (4.26%) Agile Developer
13 26 (3.96%) XML XSLT Developer
14 25 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (3.81%) Middleware Developer
15 22 (3.35%) Applications Support
15 22 (3.35%) WebSphere Developer
16 20 (3.04%) Consultant
16 20 (3.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (86.61%) XML
2 238 (36.23%) HTML
3 216 (32.88%) Web Services
4 190 (28.92%) JSON
5 181 (27.55%) CSS
6 174 (26.48%) Spring
7 162 (24.66%) SOAP
8 156 (23.74%) REST
9 144 (21.92%) .NET
10 140 (21.31%) Hibernate
11 125 (19.03%) J2EE
12 114 (17.35%) JMS
13 107 (16.29%) jQuery
13 107 (16.29%) XSD
14 96 (14.61%) JSP
15 95 (14.46%) AngularJS
16 79 (12.02%) Middleware
17 72 (10.96%) RESTful
18 69 (10.50%) HTML5
19 63 (9.59%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.09%) User Experience
2 27 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.89%) W3C
5 16 (2.44%) Web 2.0
6 15 (2.28%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.83%) iPad
8 11 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.37%) DataPower
9 9 (1.37%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.22%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.22%) Taxonomies
11 7 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.07%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.91%) Derivative
12 6 (0.91%) Equities
12 6 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 157 (23.90%) Linux
2 99 (15.07%) Windows
3 91 (13.85%) Unix
4 26 (3.96%) Solaris
5 23 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 20 (3.04%) Android
7 17 (2.59%) CentOS
8 16 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 14 (2.13%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.67%) HPUX
10 11 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.91%) VME
12 5 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (24.66%) TDD
3 131 (19.94%) Scrum
4 129 (19.63%) SOA
5 96 (14.61%) MVC
6 93 (14.16%) OO
7 82 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 63 (9.59%) UML
10 61 (9.28%) Open Source
11 59 (8.98%) Software Engineering
12 54 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
13 53 (8.07%) SDLC
14 44 (6.70%) DevOps
15 43 (6.54%) High Availability
16 42 (6.39%) BDD
17 41 (6.24%) Content Management
17 41 (6.24%) Data Modelling
18 40 (6.09%) Mentoring
19 39 (5.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 373 (56.77%) Java
2 231 (35.16%) JavaScript
3 218 (33.18%) SQL
4 133 (20.24%) C#
5 115 (17.50%) XPath
6 71 (10.81%) Python
7 66 (10.05%) PL/SQL
8 46 (7.00%) C
9 43 (6.54%) C++
10 38 (5.78%) Perl
11 37 (5.63%) PHP
11 37 (5.63%) Shell Script
12 30 (4.57%) ActionScript
13 27 (4.11%) Groovy
14 25 (3.81%) Korn
15 20 (3.04%) XQuery
16 19 (2.89%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.98%) Apex Code
17 13 (1.98%) Scala
17 13 (1.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (6.54%) Degree
3 21 (3.20%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.67%) ISEB
7 9 (1.37%) Sun Certification
8 8 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.46%) HNC
9 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.46%) PMP
10 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.94%) QA
2 15 (2.28%) FATCA
3 13 (1.98%) HL7
4 9 (1.37%) SLA
5 4 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.61%) MiFID
6 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.30%) ISO20022
System Software
1 21 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.83%) Docker
3 11 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.52%) NFS
4 10 (1.52%) SRDF
5 9 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.37%) KVM
5 9 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.37%) Xen
6 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.07%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 5 (0.76%) Ansible
3 5 (0.76%) Puppet
4 4 (0.61%) MOM
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.30%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.30%) Salt
6 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.15%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.15%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 251 (38.20%) Oracle
2 73 (11.11%) IBM
3 51 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 48 (7.31%) SAP
5 38 (5.78%) Red Hat
6 32 (4.87%) WSO2
7 29 (4.41%) Sybase
8 25 (3.81%) ATG
8 25 (3.81%) Solace
9 24 (3.65%) Adobe
10 23 (3.50%) TIBCO
11 18 (2.74%) Sitecore
12 17 (2.59%) Apple
12 17 (2.59%) MuleSoft
13 16 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (2.13%) Cisco
14 14 (2.13%) EMC
14 14 (2.13%) Google
14 14 (2.13%) NetApp
14 14 (2.13%) Xamarin
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Grantham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £330 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £530 per day + 6 Months
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Essex
People Source Consulting
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