The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 53 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing XHTML 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.97% 0.75% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 2.61% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £260 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +46.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.44%

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 153 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.71% 28.65% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 109 61
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing XHTML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

XHTML
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) LESS

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) LESS
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM