The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 56 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing XHTML 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 0.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£333 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.81%
XHTML
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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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
183 174 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.49% 25.59% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 111 74
Average daily rate £350 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £11.93 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.63% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) GitHub
6 1 (11.11%) Zend
6 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Drupal
6 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) WordPress
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Photoshop

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Perl Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Zend