The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 272 230 192
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -38
Contract jobs citing XHTML 134 189 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.78% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 2.48% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 144 169
Average daily rate
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£389 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.84 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.20% -20.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+62.00% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7168 7618 7544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.87% 31.41% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5115 5491 5265
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 81 80
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
XHTML
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 28 £390 +11.42% 12
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £375 - 4
Ruislip - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Harrow - - - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 327 (100.00%) HTML
2 287 (87.77%) CSS
3 275 (84.10%) JavaScript
4 142 (43.43%) HTML5
5 120 (36.70%) jQuery
6 116 (35.47%) XML
7 110 (33.64%) Java
8 104 (31.80%) Ajax
9 89 (27.22%) CSS3
10 87 (26.61%) E-Commerce
11 79 (24.16%) OO
12 72 (22.02%) PHP
13 69 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (20.49%) JSP
15 63 (19.27%) TDD
16 62 (18.96%) Git (software)
17 57 (17.43%) Subversion
18 55 (16.82%) SQL
18 55 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
19 53 (16.21%) MVC
20 52 (15.90%) Scrum
20 52 (15.90%) C#
20 52 (15.90%) JSTL
21 50 (15.29%) W3C
22 49 (14.98%) Web Development
23 48 (14.68%) .NET
24 47 (14.37%) XSLT
24 47 (14.37%) CMS
25 45 (13.76%) Web Services
26 44 (13.46%) Content Management

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 47 (14.37%) CMS
2 22 (6.73%) Umbraco
3 21 (6.42%) Apache
4 19 (5.81%) Node.js
5 12 (3.67%) IIS
6 11 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.06%) Drupal
8 9 (2.75%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.45%) MQSeries
9 8 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (2.45%) WordPress
10 6 (1.83%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.53%) TeamSite
11 5 (1.53%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.22%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.92%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.92%) Documentum
Applications
1 35 (10.70%) Photoshop
2 24 (7.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (6.12%) MS Excel
4 10 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.22%) GIMP
6 4 (1.22%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.92%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.92%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.61%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (5.20%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.45%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (2.45%) Tridion
2 8 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.53%) Magento
4 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.61%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) Force.com
1 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.92%) GitHub
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.31%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.50%) Internet
2 17 (5.20%) HTTP
3 5 (1.53%) Intranet
4 3 (0.92%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) LDAP
5 1 (0.31%) WAN
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.31%) IPsec
5 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 29 (8.87%) MySQL
4 15 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.75%) DB2
5 9 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.61%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 62 (18.96%) Git (software)
2 57 (17.43%) Subversion
3 40 (12.23%) Mercurial
4 18 (5.50%) TeamCity
4 18 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.89%) Kiln
6 15 (4.59%) Ant
6 15 (4.59%) Visual Studio
7 14 (4.28%) Eclipse
7 14 (4.28%) Grunt
8 13 (3.98%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.36%) Jasmine
10 9 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (2.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 8 (2.45%) JUnit
11 8 (2.45%) Toad
11 8 (2.45%) JDeveloper
11 8 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (2.45%) Log4j
12 7 (2.14%) NUnit
General
1 40 (12.23%) Finance
2 27 (8.26%) Retail
3 23 (7.03%) Publishing
4 22 (6.73%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.59%) Banking
6 12 (3.67%) Back Office
7 11 (3.36%) Marketing
8 10 (3.06%) Advertising
9 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.92%) Electronics
10 3 (0.92%) Law
10 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 271 (82.87%) Developer
2 117 (35.78%) Front-End Developer
3 37 (11.31%) Web Developer
4 32 (9.79%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (8.26%) Java Developer
7 24 (7.34%) Analyst
8 18 (5.50%) Designer
9 17 (5.20%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.28%) PHP Developer
10 14 (4.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 11 (3.36%) Front-End Web Developer
12 8 (2.45%) Visual Designer
12 8 (2.45%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.45%) UI Developer
13 7 (2.14%) Applications Developer
13 7 (2.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (1.83%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 6 (1.83%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (1.83%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (100.00%) HTML
2 287 (87.77%) CSS
3 142 (43.43%) HTML5
4 120 (36.70%) jQuery
5 116 (35.47%) XML
6 104 (31.80%) Ajax
7 89 (27.22%) CSS3
8 67 (20.49%) JSP
9 52 (15.90%) JSTL
10 48 (14.68%) .NET
11 47 (14.37%) XSLT
12 45 (13.76%) Web Services
13 40 (12.23%) ASP.NET
14 39 (11.93%) AngularJS
15 32 (9.79%) JSON
16 31 (9.48%) Semantic HTML
17 27 (8.26%) Backbone.js
18 26 (7.95%) .NET Framework
19 24 (7.34%) LESS
20 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.29%) W3C
2 25 (7.65%) Open Source
3 14 (4.28%) Data Conversion
4 13 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.36%) Web 2.0
6 8 (2.45%) Animation
7 5 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.53%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.92%) Social Media
9 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.92%) DTV
9 3 (0.92%) Social Network
10 2 (0.61%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.61%) Photography
10 2 (0.61%) Psychology
10 2 (0.61%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.31%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.84%) UNIX
2 36 (11.01%) Linux
3 23 (7.03%) Windows
4 14 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.67%) Solaris
6 10 (3.06%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.45%) HPUX
8 3 (0.92%) Android
9 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.61%) E-Commerce
2 79 (24.16%) OO
3 69 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (19.27%) TDD
5 55 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 53 (16.21%) MVC
7 52 (15.90%) Scrum
8 49 (14.98%) Web Development
9 44 (13.46%) Content Management
10 33 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (8.56%) SEO
12 24 (7.34%) Analytics
13 22 (6.73%) Web Design
14 20 (6.12%) OOP
15 17 (5.20%) Project Management
16 16 (4.89%) Migration
17 14 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (4.28%) Kanban
17 14 (4.28%) BDD
18 13 (3.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 275 (84.10%) JavaScript
2 110 (33.64%) Java
3 72 (22.02%) PHP
4 55 (16.82%) SQL
5 52 (15.90%) C#
6 29 (8.87%) Python
7 19 (5.81%) Perl
8 17 (5.20%) Ruby
9 15 (4.59%) VBA
10 12 (3.67%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.67%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.06%) PHP5
12 8 (2.45%) XPath
13 6 (1.83%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.53%) C++
14 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.22%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.22%) Clojure
16 3 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (8.26%) Degree
2 22 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.92%) OCPJP
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
5 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.98%) QA
2 6 (1.83%) WCAG
3 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.61%) WAI
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.34%) Adobe
3 21 (6.42%) Google
4 17 (5.20%) Oracle
5 12 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.67%) Venda
6 10 (3.06%) Zend
6 10 (3.06%) Interwoven
7 9 (2.75%) IBM
8 8 (2.45%) Elastic Path
8 8 (2.45%) ATG
8 8 (2.45%) Serena
8 8 (2.45%) Blue Martini
9 5 (1.53%) SAP
10 4 (1.22%) Sybase
10 4 (1.22%) RedDot
10 4 (1.22%) Twitter
11 3 (0.92%) Facebook
11 3 (0.92%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.92%) Perforce
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