The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML 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 XHTML over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 316 297 252
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -45
Contract jobs citing XHTML 99 136 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.84% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 82 132
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.66 £26.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.67 - £25.00
XHTML
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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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7449 7391 8050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.41% 30.87% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5470 5160 5812
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in London

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in London

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in London

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in London

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London -2 22 £375 - 1
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Croydon - 2 - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 189 (100.00%) HTML
2 182 (96.30%) CSS
3 163 (86.24%) JavaScript
4 91 (48.15%) HTML5
5 75 (39.68%) jQuery
6 67 (35.45%) SQL
7 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (31.22%) Java
9 52 (27.51%) CSS3
10 51 (26.98%) MVC
11 48 (25.40%) .NET
11 48 (25.40%) Web Services
12 47 (24.87%) E-Commerce
13 43 (22.75%) XML
14 41 (21.69%) TDD
15 39 (20.63%) Ajax
16 38 (20.11%) C#
16 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
17 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET
18 36 (19.05%) MySQL
19 35 (18.52%) J2EE
20 34 (17.99%) User Experience
21 32 (16.93%) SQL Server
22 31 (16.40%) UNIX
22 31 (16.40%) RESTful
23 30 (15.87%) Scrum
23 30 (15.87%) W3C
24 26 (13.76%) SOA
24 26 (13.76%) Git (software)
25 25 (13.23%) Degree

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (10.58%) CMS
2 19 (10.05%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.82%) Node.js
4 8 (4.23%) IIS
5 6 (3.17%) Drupal
5 6 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.65%) Immediacy CMS
6 5 (2.65%) Apache
7 4 (2.12%) WordPress
8 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.53%) JBoss
9 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Jadu
Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.53%) InDesign
3 1 (0.53%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.06%) RMDS
3 1 (0.53%) Unica
3 1 (0.53%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.70%) Internet
2 5 (2.65%) HTTP
3 3 (1.59%) Intranet
4 2 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.06%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.05%) MySQL
2 32 (16.93%) SQL Server
3 25 (13.23%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.65%) Redis
7 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.53%) DB2
11 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (13.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.05%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.41%) Grunt
4 11 (5.82%) Bower
5 9 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (4.23%) Ant
7 7 (3.70%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.65%) Subversion
8 5 (2.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.59%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.59%) ERwin
9 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.06%) Sublime Text
10 2 (1.06%) FogBugz
10 2 (1.06%) Trac
10 2 (1.06%) JUnit
10 2 (1.06%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (10.58%) Finance
2 19 (10.05%) Banking
3 10 (5.29%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.65%) Retail
5 4 (2.12%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (80.95%) Developer
2 34 (17.99%) Front-End Developer
3 27 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 24 (12.70%) Architect
5 21 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 14 (7.41%) UI Programmer
7 13 (6.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (5.29%) Lead Architect
8 10 (5.29%) Team Leader
8 10 (5.29%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.76%) Applications Developer
10 8 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.23%) Designer
11 7 (3.70%) PHP Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Front-End Web Developer
13 4 (2.12%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (100.00%) HTML
2 182 (96.30%) CSS
3 91 (48.15%) HTML5
4 75 (39.68%) jQuery
5 52 (27.51%) CSS3
6 48 (25.40%) Web Services
6 48 (25.40%) .NET
7 43 (22.75%) XML
8 39 (20.63%) Ajax
9 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
10 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET
11 35 (18.52%) J2EE
12 31 (16.40%) RESTful
13 24 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
13 24 (12.70%) JSP
14 21 (11.11%) XSLT
15 20 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (10.05%) JSTL
17 18 (9.52%) Semantic HTML
17 18 (9.52%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.99%) User Experience
2 30 (15.87%) W3C
3 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.65%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.06%) Wiki
7 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.40%) UNIX
2 12 (6.35%) Linux
3 6 (3.17%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) Solaris
5 1 (0.53%) HPUX
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.98%) MVC
3 47 (24.87%) E-Commerce
4 41 (21.69%) TDD
5 30 (15.87%) Scrum
6 26 (13.76%) SOA
7 25 (13.23%) DevOps
8 23 (12.17%) Functional Programming
9 22 (11.64%) OO
10 17 (8.99%) Web Design
11 15 (7.94%) Content Management
11 15 (7.94%) Web Application Development
11 15 (7.94%) Web Development
12 13 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.88%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (6.35%) Open Source
14 10 (5.29%) Progressive Enhancement
14 10 (5.29%) CRM
15 9 (4.76%) Automated Testing
15 9 (4.76%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 163 (86.24%) JavaScript
2 67 (35.45%) SQL
3 59 (31.22%) Java
4 38 (20.11%) C#
5 23 (12.17%) PHP
5 23 (12.17%) Clojure
6 19 (10.05%) Ruby
7 15 (7.94%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.82%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.76%) VB
10 8 (4.23%) VB6
11 7 (3.70%) Scala
11 7 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.70%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.17%) Python
13 5 (2.65%) PHP5
14 4 (2.12%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.59%) Perl
16 2 (1.06%) C++
16 2 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (13.23%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) HND
3 3 (1.59%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.59%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) PMP
4 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) WCAG
3 1 (0.53%) WAI
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (5.82%) Adobe
2 7 (3.70%) Oracle
3 6 (3.17%) OpenText
3 6 (3.17%) RedDot
3 6 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.65%) Zend
4 5 (2.65%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.59%) FrontRange
5 3 (1.59%) BMC
5 3 (1.59%) CA
5 3 (1.59%) Sun
5 3 (1.59%) HP
6 2 (1.06%) Sybase
6 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) ATG
6 2 (1.06%) Splunk
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
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