The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 89 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing XHTML 39 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.41% 2.43% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 8.71% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £27.49
% change year-on-year
- +16.40%
XHTML
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
767 850 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.82% 27.92% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 481 344
Average daily rate £385 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 38
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +10 19 £400 +53.55%
Hertfordshire -16 18 £350 -5.08% 1
Bedfordshire -2 1 £475 +46.15% 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 72 (100.00%) HTML
2 71 (98.61%) JavaScript
3 69 (95.83%) CSS
4 46 (63.89%) SQL
4 46 (63.89%) OO
5 42 (58.33%) Java
6 38 (52.78%) Windows
7 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (41.67%) TDD
9 29 (40.28%) Ajax
9 29 (40.28%) XML
10 28 (38.89%) Web Services
11 27 (37.50%) Linux
11 27 (37.50%) WebSphere
11 27 (37.50%) MVC
11 27 (37.50%) Relational Database
12 26 (36.11%) HTML5
12 26 (36.11%) Scrum
12 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
13 25 (34.72%) UNIX
13 25 (34.72%) J2EE
13 25 (34.72%) Ant
14 24 (33.33%) JSP
14 24 (33.33%) Solaris
14 24 (33.33%) jQuery
15 23 (31.94%) Content Management
16 22 (30.56%) Eclipse
16 22 (30.56%) IBM
17 21 (29.17%) Marketing
18 20 (27.78%) SOAP

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 17 (23.61%) CMS
3 12 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.56%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.56%) JBoss
6 3 (4.17%) Apache
6 3 (4.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Tridion
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Ant
2 22 (30.56%) Eclipse
3 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 14 (19.44%) SoapUI
5 12 (16.67%) Grunt
6 11 (15.28%) Bower
7 4 (5.56%) Subversion
7 4 (5.56%) Maven
7 4 (5.56%) JUnit
8 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Log4j
9 1 (1.39%) Firebug
9 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.39%) Selenium
9 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
General
1 21 (29.17%) Marketing
2 15 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Legal
4 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (97.22%) Developer
2 27 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (15.28%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) UI Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.17%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Magento Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior UI Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Analyst
11 1 (1.39%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Web Analyst
11 1 (1.39%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) HTML
2 69 (95.83%) CSS
3 29 (40.28%) Ajax
3 29 (40.28%) XML
4 28 (38.89%) Web Services
5 26 (36.11%) HTML5
6 25 (34.72%) J2EE
7 24 (33.33%) JSP
7 24 (33.33%) jQuery
8 20 (27.78%) SOAP
9 19 (26.39%) .NET
9 19 (26.39%) TopLink
9 19 (26.39%) JAX-RS
9 19 (26.39%) JAX-WS
10 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 18 (25.00%) WCF
11 17 (23.61%) JSTL
12 14 (19.44%) Semantic HTML
13 13 (18.06%) Sass
14 12 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 13 (18.06%) W3C
3 6 (8.33%) Web 2.0
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Open Source
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Linux
3 25 (34.72%) UNIX
4 24 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.89%) OO
2 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (41.67%) TDD
4 27 (37.50%) MVC
5 26 (36.11%) Scrum
5 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
6 23 (31.94%) Content Management
7 18 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 18 (25.00%) OOD
8 17 (23.61%) B2C
9 16 (22.22%) Validation
9 16 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (22.22%) User Stories
10 14 (19.44%) Use Case
11 13 (18.06%) RUP
12 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 9 (12.50%) SOA
13 6 (8.33%) RAD
14 5 (6.94%) SEO
15 4 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) JavaScript
2 46 (63.89%) SQL
3 42 (58.33%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 3 (4.17%) Perl
6 3 (4.17%) XPath
6 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) IBM
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) FatWire
4 3 (4.17%) Interwoven
4 3 (4.17%) Blue Martini
4 3 (4.17%) Zend
4 3 (4.17%) ATG
4 3 (4.17%) Elastic Path
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Omniture
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) hybris