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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 176 181 176
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing XHTML 15 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.40% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.37% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 32
Average daily rate
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£385 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.81%
XHTML
London

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
1598 1753 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.59% 29.44% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1363 1502
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.49 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.75 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) jQuery
4 17 (42.50%) PHP
5 16 (40.00%) MySQL
5 16 (40.00%) HTML5
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
6 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (32.50%) Ajax
8 12 (30.00%) TDD
8 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.00%) .NET
9 11 (27.50%) XML
10 10 (25.00%) LAMP
10 10 (25.00%) CSS3
11 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
11 9 (22.50%) OO
11 9 (22.50%) C#
12 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 8 (20.00%) MVC
13 7 (17.50%) Windows
13 7 (17.50%) Node.js
13 7 (17.50%) Backbone.js
13 7 (17.50%) User Experience
14 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
14 6 (15.00%) W3C
14 6 (15.00%) Finance
14 6 (15.00%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (17.50%) Node.js
2 6 (15.00%) CMS
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (7.50%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) Drupal
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.00%) Redis
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.00%) FogBugz
3 2 (5.00%) Trac
3 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.00%) Redmine
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (2.50%) Bower
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.50%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) jQuery
4 16 (40.00%) HTML5
5 13 (32.50%) Ajax
6 12 (30.00%) .NET
7 11 (27.50%) XML
8 10 (25.00%) LAMP
8 10 (25.00%) CSS3
9 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) Backbone.js
12 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
13 5 (12.50%) XSLT
14 4 (10.00%) RESTful
14 4 (10.00%) REST
15 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (7.50%) WCF
15 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (7.50%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 6 (15.00%) W3C
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.50%) Tandem
5 1 (2.50%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (2.50%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.50%) DTV
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (22.50%) OO
4 8 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) SEO
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Email Marketing
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) PHP
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) PHP5
5 3 (7.50%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (10.00%) EPiServer
1 4 (10.00%) Zend
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) RedDot
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) SAP