The table below looks at the statistics for SGML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SGML over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
Rank 425 409 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing SGML 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £228 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

SGML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SGML Jobs Demand Trend in London

SGML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SGML Daily Rate Trend in London

SGML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SGML Hourly Rate Trend in London

SGML
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SGML 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 SGML.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Sass

SGML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SGML 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 SGML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 3 (100.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript