The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 157 183 179
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing XHTML 33 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 1.45% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 25
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £497 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +73.33%
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1633 1925 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.03% 29.72% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1439 1401
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 17
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 46 (100.00%) HTML
2 45 (97.83%) JavaScript
2 45 (97.83%) CSS
3 25 (54.35%) jQuery
4 20 (43.48%) PHP
5 19 (41.30%) MySQL
5 19 (41.30%) HTML5
6 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
6 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
8 14 (30.43%) XML
9 13 (28.26%) Ajax
9 13 (28.26%) Web Services
10 12 (26.09%) OO
10 12 (26.09%) .NET
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) TDD
12 10 (21.74%) LAMP
12 10 (21.74%) CSS3
12 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
13 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
13 9 (19.57%) C#
13 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
13 9 (19.57%) Linux
14 8 (17.39%) W3C
14 8 (17.39%) REST
15 7 (15.22%) User Experience
15 7 (15.22%) MVC
15 7 (15.22%) XSLT
15 7 (15.22%) Windows

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (13.04%) Node.js
2 5 (10.87%) CMS
3 4 (8.70%) Drupal
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.17%) WordPress
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.17%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
1 2 (4.35%) DVB
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) MySQL
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Redis
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Subversion
3 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.87%) Grunt
4 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.52%) webpack
6 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.35%) Redmine
6 2 (4.35%) FogBugz
6 2 (4.35%) Trac
6 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.17%) Gradle
7 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.17%) NUnit
7 1 (2.17%) MSTest
7 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.17%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.17%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
2 45 (97.83%) CSS
3 25 (54.35%) jQuery
4 19 (41.30%) HTML5
5 14 (30.43%) XML
6 13 (28.26%) Web Services
6 13 (28.26%) Ajax
7 12 (26.09%) .NET
8 10 (21.74%) LAMP
8 10 (21.74%) CSS3
8 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
9 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.39%) REST
11 7 (15.22%) XSLT
12 4 (8.70%) JSON
12 4 (8.70%) Spring
12 4 (8.70%) RESTful
12 4 (8.70%) WCF
13 3 (6.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) W3C
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.35%) Interactive TV
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.17%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (2.17%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
5 1 (2.17%) Tandem
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.70%) CentOS
5 3 (6.52%) VMS
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) OO
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 6 (13.04%) Content Management
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Kanban
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) OOP
7 3 (6.52%) ETL
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (2.17%) Web Design
9 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) PHP
3 15 (32.61%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.70%) PHP5
7 3 (6.52%) VB
7 3 (6.52%) VB6
8 2 (4.35%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) XPath
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Zend
1 4 (8.70%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.52%) EPiServer
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) OpenText
4 1 (2.17%) RedDot
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.17%) Facebook
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) SAP