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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 188 188 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Contract jobs citing XHTML 18 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.42% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.42% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 43
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
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
1672 2041 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.60% 29.88% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1550 1444
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 18 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 18 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (93.18%) CSS
3 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
4 22 (50.00%) XML
5 19 (43.18%) HTML5
6 18 (40.91%) Git (software)
6 18 (40.91%) Web Services
7 17 (38.64%) SQL
7 17 (38.64%) OO
8 15 (34.09%) PHP
9 14 (31.82%) .NET
9 14 (31.82%) MySQL
9 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (29.55%) Subversion
10 13 (29.55%) CSS3
11 12 (27.27%) jQuery
11 12 (27.27%) C#
11 12 (27.27%) XSL
11 12 (27.27%) Linux
12 11 (25.00%) Finance
13 10 (22.73%) Java
14 9 (20.45%) Apache
14 9 (20.45%) MVC
14 9 (20.45%) Degree
14 9 (20.45%) REST
14 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
15 8 (18.18%) PHP5
15 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 8 (18.18%) Zend
15 8 (18.18%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 9 (20.45%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) Drupal
3 4 (9.09%) WordPress
3 4 (9.09%) CMS
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (6.82%) Node.js
5 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.55%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.55%) DNN
5 2 (4.55%) Content Management Server
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DVB
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) Redis
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (29.55%) Subversion
3 7 (15.91%) Mercurial
3 7 (15.91%) Redmine
3 7 (15.91%) FogBugz
3 7 (15.91%) Trac
4 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.09%) Grunt
6 4 (9.09%) Maven
7 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA
8 1 (2.27%) NUnit
8 1 (2.27%) MSTest
8 1 (2.27%) Mocha
8 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) PHP Developer
3 9 (20.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.55%) RAD Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) VBA Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (93.18%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) XML
4 19 (43.18%) HTML5
5 18 (40.91%) Web Services
6 14 (31.82%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) CSS3
8 12 (27.27%) jQuery
8 12 (27.27%) XSL
9 9 (20.45%) REST
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.91%) XSLT
11 7 (15.91%) JSON
12 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 6 (13.64%) Ajax
13 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
14 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 4 (9.09%) Spring
14 4 (9.09%) SOAP
15 3 (6.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) W3C
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.55%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.27%) Tandem
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.82%) VMS
3 3 (6.82%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) OO
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) MVC
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) TDD
5 7 (15.91%) OO PHP
6 6 (13.64%) Web Design
6 6 (13.64%) Content Management
7 5 (11.36%) OOP
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.09%) SEO
9 3 (6.82%) RAD
9 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (4.55%) BDD
10 2 (4.55%) ATDD
10 2 (4.55%) Change Management
10 2 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) PHP
4 12 (27.27%) C#
5 10 (22.73%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) PHP5
7 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.82%) VBA
9 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.55%) Perl
10 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.27%) VBScript
10 1 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (2.27%) Python
10 1 (2.27%) XPath
10 1 (2.27%) VB6
10 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WCAG
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Zend
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (11.36%) RedDot
4 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.82%) Adobe
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Open Text
7 1 (2.27%) Red Gate
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 days ago