The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 113 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing XHTML 13 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 2.54% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Average daily rate
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£334 £200 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.30%
XHTML
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 631 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.82% 24.01% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 358 225
Average daily rate £363 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £32.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £36.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the Berkshire region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the Berkshire region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 8 £344 +71.87% 2
Slough -7 4 £311 -4.38% 2
Ascot - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
XHTML
South East

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (79.17%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) HTML5
6 13 (54.17%) CSS3
6 13 (54.17%) CMS
7 12 (50.00%) Open Source
8 8 (33.33%) JSON
8 8 (33.33%) Sass
8 8 (33.33%) Grunt
8 8 (33.33%) User Experience
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) JIRA
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (16.67%) Groovy
11 4 (16.67%) Velocity
11 4 (16.67%) JSR 168
11 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 4 (16.67%) Subversion
11 4 (16.67%) Spring
11 4 (16.67%) Servlets
11 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (16.67%) MVC
11 4 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (16.67%) XSLT
11 4 (16.67%) Gradle

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (54.17%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 3 (12.50%) Liferay
3 2 (8.33%) TYPO3
4 1 (4.17%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Grunt
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Gradle
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (4.17%) FogBugz
6 1 (4.17%) Trac
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 14 (58.33%) HTML5
5 13 (54.17%) CSS3
6 8 (33.33%) Sass
6 8 (33.33%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Velocity
7 4 (16.67%) JSR 168
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) Servlets
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) XSLT
8 3 (12.50%) Struts
9 2 (8.33%) J2EE
10 1 (4.17%) Lucene
10 1 (4.17%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) Ajax
10 1 (4.17%) RESTful
10 1 (4.17%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) TDD
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) GigaSpaces