The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 186 178 153
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Contract jobs citing XHTML 29 27 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.43% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 1.53% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 49
Average daily rate £375 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £420 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.75 £19.51
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -3.89%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1954 1770 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 28.05% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1405 1406
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XHTML
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) HTML
2 53 (91.38%) CSS
3 46 (79.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (55.17%) jQuery
5 30 (51.72%) HTML5
6 24 (41.38%) CSS3
7 21 (36.21%) XML
8 18 (31.03%) Ajax
9 17 (29.31%) .NET
10 13 (22.41%) PHP
10 13 (22.41%) W3C
10 13 (22.41%) MVC
11 12 (20.69%) CMS
11 12 (20.69%) Subversion
11 12 (20.69%) C#
11 12 (20.69%) Photoshop
11 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
12 11 (18.97%) Web Development
12 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
12 11 (18.97%) Web Services
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.97%) TDD
13 10 (17.24%) Content Management
13 10 (17.24%) SEO
13 10 (17.24%) SQL
13 10 (17.24%) XSLT
13 10 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (17.24%) Open Source
14 9 (15.52%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (20.69%) CMS
2 9 (15.52%) Umbraco
3 8 (13.79%) IIS
3 8 (13.79%) Node.js
4 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.90%) Apache
6 3 (5.17%) Drupal
6 3 (5.17%) nginx
7 2 (3.45%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.72%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.72%) WordPress
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.72%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.45%) Magento
3 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Intranet
2 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.72%) Redis
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Subversion
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Ant
4 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Hudson
4 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.45%) Grunt
5 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.72%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Xcode
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 9 (15.52%) Retail
2 8 (13.79%) Publishing
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 5 (8.62%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Designer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (8.62%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Visual Designer
9 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) HTML
2 53 (91.38%) CSS
3 32 (55.17%) jQuery
4 30 (51.72%) HTML5
5 24 (41.38%) CSS3
6 21 (36.21%) XML
7 18 (31.03%) Ajax
8 17 (29.31%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.97%) Web Services
10 10 (17.24%) XSLT
11 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
12 7 (12.07%) JSON
13 6 (10.34%) Backbone.js
14 5 (8.62%) REST
14 5 (8.62%) Flash
15 4 (6.90%) LAMP
15 4 (6.90%) XSL
15 4 (6.90%) SOAP
15 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) W3C
2 10 (17.24%) Open Source
3 5 (8.62%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
5 2 (3.45%) Data Conversion
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Animation
6 1 (1.72%) Social Network
6 1 (1.72%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.72%) Kindle
6 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Derivative
6 1 (1.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) MVC
2 11 (18.97%) Web Development
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) TDD
3 10 (17.24%) Content Management
3 10 (17.24%) SEO
3 10 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (15.52%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) Analytics
6 7 (12.07%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.62%) Web Design
8 3 (5.17%) Graceful Degradation
8 3 (5.17%) Email Marketing
8 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) OOP
9 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) PHP
3 12 (20.69%) C#
4 10 (17.24%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) C++
7 5 (8.62%) Python
8 4 (6.90%) PHP5
9 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.45%) C
10 2 (3.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) XPath
11 1 (1.72%) Perl
11 1 (1.72%) VBA
11 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) WCAG
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Google
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe
1 4 (6.90%) Zend
2 3 (5.17%) EPiServer
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
3 1 (1.72%) Sencha
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Siebel
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Interwoven
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago