The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 73 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing XHTML 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
326 198 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.28% 17.66% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 79 48
Average daily rate £400 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 19 (65.52%) JBoss
4 17 (58.62%) JSF
5 15 (51.72%) Maven
6 14 (48.28%) SOA
7 13 (44.83%) JSR 286
8 11 (37.93%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (31.03%) jQuery
10 5 (17.24%) PHP
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) Web Development
11 4 (13.79%) WordPress
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) CMS
12 3 (10.34%) HTML5
12 3 (10.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (10.34%) .NET
12 3 (10.34%) MySQL
12 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
12 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
12 3 (10.34%) Spring
13 2 (6.90%) C#
13 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
13 2 (6.90%) JSON
13 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
13 2 (6.90%) Blog
13 2 (6.90%) TeamCity

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
1 4 (13.79%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.45%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) UI Developer
2 14 (48.28%) UI Programmer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (58.62%) JSF
3 13 (44.83%) JSR 286
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) Spring
8 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.90%) CSS3
8 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) JSON
8 2 (6.90%) LINQ
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blog
1 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) SOA
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) BPMN
4 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.45%) Web Design
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Red Gate
2 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle