The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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 > Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.30% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 0.72% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Wales median daily rate £350 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -31.25%  
UK median daily rate £488 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +21.87% -1.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.88 £32.85 £23.56
% change year-on-year +27.47% +39.44%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 156 138 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.28% 24.82% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 334 973
Wales median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £290 £275 £215
90th Percentile £475 £513 £450
UK median daily rate £434 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +3.21% +8.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Wales median hourly rate £18.14 £41.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.28% -24.54%  
10th Percentile £16.45 £38.25 £52.50
90th Percentile £20.54 £44.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing XSLT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for XSLT in Wales

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in Wales

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in Wales

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +2 8 £350 +27.27%
XSLT
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) HL7
2 15 (93.75%) Release Management
3 14 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (87.50%) InterSystems
3 14 (87.50%) Fiorano
3 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 14 (87.50%) IBM
3 14 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) JCAPS
4 13 (81.25%) Project Management
5 8 (50.00%) Service Management
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
6 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
6 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
6 7 (43.75%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (31.25%) ITSM

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 14 (87.50%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (87.50%) JCAPS
1 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Support Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Lead Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) DHTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) Release Management
1 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
2 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (81.25%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Service Management
5 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
5 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
5 7 (43.75%) Migration
5 7 (43.75%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) ITSM
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.25%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) HL7
2 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Fiorano
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
1 14 (87.50%) InterSystems
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Software AG