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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 184 171 153
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Contract jobs citing XHTML 17 30 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.45% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.51% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 40
Average daily rate
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£380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £480 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -40.00%
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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
1677 1982 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.83% 29.47% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1494 1424
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (92.68%) CSS
3 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) XML
5 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
5 17 (41.46%) HTML5
6 16 (39.02%) SQL
6 16 (39.02%) Web Services
7 15 (36.59%) OO
8 14 (34.15%) PHP
9 13 (31.71%) .NET
9 13 (31.71%) MySQL
10 12 (29.27%) C#
10 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (29.27%) Subversion
10 12 (29.27%) jQuery
11 11 (26.83%) XSL
11 11 (26.83%) Linux
11 11 (26.83%) CSS3
12 10 (24.39%) Finance
13 9 (21.95%) REST
14 8 (19.51%) Java
14 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
14 8 (19.51%) MVC
14 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
15 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
15 7 (17.07%) XSLT
15 7 (17.07%) Apache
15 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
15 7 (17.07%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
1 7 (17.07%) Drupal
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) WordPress
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.88%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.88%) DNN
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) Content Management Server
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DVB
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.88%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.63%) Mercurial
3 6 (14.63%) Redmine
3 6 (14.63%) FogBugz
3 6 (14.63%) Trac
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Grunt
5 3 (7.32%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) MSTest
7 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) PHP Developer
3 8 (19.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) VBA Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) RAD Developer
7 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.44%) MI Developer
8 1 (2.44%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (92.68%) CSS
3 20 (48.78%) XML
4 17 (41.46%) HTML5
5 16 (39.02%) Web Services
6 13 (31.71%) .NET
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
8 11 (26.83%) CSS3
8 11 (26.83%) XSL
9 9 (21.95%) REST
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
11 7 (17.07%) XSLT
12 6 (14.63%) JSON
13 5 (12.20%) Ajax
13 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
13 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
14 4 (9.76%) SOAP
15 3 (7.32%) JSP
15 3 (7.32%) J2EE
15 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) W3C
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Interactive TV
5 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Tandem
6 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.32%) CentOS
3 3 (7.32%) VMS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) OO
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) Content Management
5 6 (14.63%) Web Design
5 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) OOP
7 4 (9.76%) SEO
7 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) RAD
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (4.88%) BDD
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
4 12 (29.27%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) Java
6 7 (17.07%) PHP5
7 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.32%) VBA
9 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VBScript
10 1 (2.44%) VB
10 1 (2.44%) Python
10 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VB6
10 1 (2.44%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) WCAG
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.07%) Zend
2 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.20%) RedDot
4 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) EPiServer
7 1 (2.44%) Open Text
7 1 (2.44%) Red Gate
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago