The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 65 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing XHTML 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 2.54% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £283 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -33.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - £36.25
XHTML
West Midlands

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
169 197 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.39% 24.50% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 144 105
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing XHTML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (33.33%) Typography
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) B2C

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe