The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for XSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XSL 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 (XSL)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 - 136
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XSL 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% - 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £435 £375
% change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 737 947 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.63% 34.15% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 676 524
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing XSL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XSL in Yorkshire

XSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XSL in Yorkshire

XSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XSL in Yorkshire

XSL
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire - 3 £288 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
XSL
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XSL 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XSL.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Axis
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (16.67%) HipChat
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) hybris
5 1 (16.67%) OSGi
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub

XSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Axis
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) OSGi
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) hybris