The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 130 105
Rank change year-on-year +40 -25  
Contract jobs citing XSLT 27 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 1.31% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 8
Median daily rate £475 £391 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.40% -5.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £346 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £432 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 501 762 551
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.51% 25.52% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 491 345
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSLT
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSLT in the West Midlands

XSLT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for XSLT in the West Midlands

XSLT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSLT in the West Midlands

XSLT
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSLT within the West Midlands region 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
Shropshire - 15 £535 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £388 -
XSLT
England

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XSLT.

1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) SOA
3 33 (64.71%) JSON
4 31 (60.78%) WSO2
5 28 (54.90%) Middleware
5 28 (54.90%) XML
6 27 (52.94%) Unix
6 27 (52.94%) Subversion
6 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 27 (52.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 22 (43.14%) MuleSoft
7 22 (43.14%) SOAP
8 21 (41.18%) TDD
9 16 (31.37%) Scrum
9 16 (31.37%) Linux
10 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (25.49%) XSD
11 13 (25.49%) SSL
12 12 (23.53%) HTTP
12 12 (23.53%) WSDL
12 12 (23.53%) HTML
12 12 (23.53%) Kanban
12 12 (23.53%) JSON Schema
13 11 (21.57%) Conceptual Models
13 11 (21.57%) SoapUI
13 11 (21.57%) Mac OS X
14 10 (19.61%) Web Services
14 10 (19.61%) REST
14 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (17.65%) SDLC

XSLT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (7.84%) JBoss
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Mule
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) SSL
2 12 (23.53%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
1 27 (52.94%) Subversion
2 11 (21.57%) SoapUI
3 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.88%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.96%) NWDS
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Agile Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Middleware Developer
2 11 (21.57%) SOA Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Linux Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Messaging Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Xamarin Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Agile Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Author
6 4 (7.84%) Integration Developer
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) JSON
2 28 (54.90%) Middleware
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 22 (43.14%) SOAP
4 13 (25.49%) XSD
5 12 (23.53%) HTML
5 12 (23.53%) JSON Schema
5 12 (23.53%) WSDL
6 10 (19.61%) REST
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 8 (15.69%) Apache Camel
7 8 (15.69%) CSS
8 5 (9.80%) .NET
8 5 (9.80%) Spring
9 4 (7.84%) Xamarin.iOS
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.88%) Java EE
10 3 (5.88%) WPF
11 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Unix
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) Mac OS X
4 7 (13.73%) Android
4 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.92%) HPUX
6 2 (3.92%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Windows
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) SOA
3 21 (41.18%) TDD
4 16 (31.37%) Scrum
5 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (23.53%) Kanban
7 11 (21.57%) Conceptual Models
8 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.65%) SDLC
10 8 (15.69%) DevOps
10 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.73%) API Design
11 7 (13.73%) Microservices
11 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
12 6 (11.76%) Coaching
13 4 (7.84%) Android Development
13 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
13 4 (7.84%) MVC
13 4 (7.84%) Performance Analysis
14 3 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) C
3 4 (7.84%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) C++
3 4 (7.84%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.88%) XAML
5 2 (3.92%) XPath
6 1 (1.96%) Groovy
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) WSO2
2 22 (43.14%) MuleSoft
3 7 (13.73%) Xamarin
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) webMethods