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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 275 245 197
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -48
Contract jobs citing XHTML 139 191 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 2.39% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 138 169
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £19.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
XHTML
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
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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 £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -2 27 £375 - 11
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £375 - 1
Ruislip - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 277 (100.00%) HTML
2 247 (89.17%) CSS
3 238 (85.92%) JavaScript
4 131 (47.29%) HTML5
5 103 (37.18%) XML
6 98 (35.38%) Java
7 93 (33.57%) jQuery
8 81 (29.24%) CSS3
9 77 (27.80%) Ajax
10 72 (25.99%) PHP
11 67 (24.19%) OO
12 62 (22.38%) E-Commerce
13 56 (20.22%) JSP
14 53 (19.13%) SQL
14 53 (19.13%) .NET
14 53 (19.13%) Web Development
15 51 (18.41%) Web Services
15 51 (18.41%) W3C
16 50 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (18.05%) MVC
17 47 (16.97%) Subversion
18 46 (16.61%) Git (software)
19 44 (15.88%) TDD
19 44 (15.88%) ASP.NET
20 40 (14.44%) Finance
21 39 (14.08%) JSTL
22 36 (13.00%) XSLT
22 36 (13.00%) MySQL
23 35 (12.64%) C#
23 35 (12.64%) Linux

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (8.66%) Apache
1 24 (8.66%) CMS
2 16 (5.78%) Node.js
3 14 (5.05%) IIS
4 12 (4.33%) Drupal
5 9 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.17%) WordPress
7 6 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.81%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.81%) TeamSite
9 4 (1.44%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.08%) Magnolia
10 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.08%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.08%) Liferay
10 3 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (11.19%) Photoshop
2 22 (7.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.69%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.44%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.44%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.08%) GIMP
7 2 (0.72%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.72%) MS Office
8 1 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Tridion
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.08%) Magento
2 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.81%) Force.com
2 3 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.36%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.42%) Internet
2 14 (5.05%) HTTP
3 5 (1.81%) Intranet
3 5 (1.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) IPsec
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
4 1 (0.36%) WAN
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.00%) MySQL
2 28 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 25 (9.03%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.81%) DB2
4 5 (1.81%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.08%) Redis
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.36%) Ingres
7 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (16.97%) Subversion
2 46 (16.61%) Git (software)
3 28 (10.11%) Mercurial
4 16 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (5.05%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.69%) Grunt
6 13 (4.69%) Jasmine
7 12 (4.33%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.97%) Eclipse
9 10 (3.61%) Ant
10 8 (2.89%) FogBugz
10 8 (2.89%) Trac
10 8 (2.89%) Redmine
11 6 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.81%) NUnit
12 5 (1.81%) JUnit
12 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 4 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (1.44%) Maven
General
1 40 (14.44%) Finance
2 25 (9.03%) Retail
3 18 (6.50%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.42%) Publishing
5 13 (4.69%) Banking
6 12 (4.33%) Back Office
7 11 (3.97%) Marketing
8 10 (3.61%) Advertising
9 4 (1.44%) Games
9 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.08%) Electronics
11 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Legal
12 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 237 (85.56%) Developer
2 98 (35.38%) Front-End Developer
3 33 (11.91%) Senior Developer
4 28 (10.11%) Web Developer
5 22 (7.94%) Java Developer
5 22 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (6.14%) Analyst
7 16 (5.78%) PHP Developer
8 14 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.61%) UI Developer
11 8 (2.89%) Applications Developer
11 8 (2.89%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (2.89%) Designer
11 8 (2.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 7 (2.53%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.17%) Software Engineer
14 5 (1.81%) Senior UI Developer
14 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (100.00%) HTML
2 247 (89.17%) CSS
3 131 (47.29%) HTML5
4 103 (37.18%) XML
5 93 (33.57%) jQuery
6 81 (29.24%) CSS3
7 77 (27.80%) Ajax
8 56 (20.22%) JSP
9 53 (19.13%) .NET
10 51 (18.41%) Web Services
11 44 (15.88%) ASP.NET
12 39 (14.08%) JSTL
13 36 (13.00%) XSLT
14 32 (11.55%) Semantic HTML
15 29 (10.47%) AngularJS
16 27 (9.75%) JSON
17 25 (9.03%) Backbone.js
17 25 (9.03%) SOAP
17 25 (9.03%) XSL
18 22 (7.94%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.41%) W3C
2 18 (6.50%) Open Source
3 15 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.89%) Animation
4 8 (2.89%) Data Conversion
5 7 (2.53%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.81%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.44%) Online Games
8 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.08%) DTV
9 2 (0.72%) Psychology
9 2 (0.72%) Photography
9 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.72%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.72%) Social Media
9 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.64%) Linux
2 33 (11.91%) UNIX
3 10 (3.61%) Windows
4 9 (3.25%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.89%) Solaris
6 4 (1.44%) HPUX
7 3 (1.08%) Android
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.19%) OO
2 62 (22.38%) E-Commerce
3 53 (19.13%) Web Development
4 50 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (18.05%) MVC
5 44 (15.88%) TDD
6 33 (11.91%) Scrum
6 33 (11.91%) Content Management
6 33 (11.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (7.58%) SEO
8 18 (6.50%) Project Management
9 17 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.05%) Web Design
11 13 (4.69%) Web Accessibility
12 12 (4.33%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.33%) OOP
13 11 (3.97%) Unit Testing
14 10 (3.61%) Analytics
15 9 (3.25%) OO PHP
15 9 (3.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 238 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 98 (35.38%) Java
3 72 (25.99%) PHP
4 53 (19.13%) SQL
5 35 (12.64%) C#
6 23 (8.30%) Python
7 17 (6.14%) Ruby
8 15 (5.42%) PHP5
9 12 (4.33%) Perl
10 10 (3.61%) VBA
11 8 (2.89%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.89%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.81%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.81%) C++
14 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.44%) XPath
14 4 (1.44%) Clojure
15 3 (1.08%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.39%) Degree
2 14 (5.05%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.78%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) WCAG
3 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.72%) WAI
5 1 (0.36%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Varnish
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.78%) Adobe
3 14 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (4.69%) Oracle
5 11 (3.97%) Zend
6 8 (2.89%) Google
7 7 (2.53%) SAP
8 6 (2.17%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.81%) RedDot
9 5 (1.81%) IBM
10 4 (1.44%) Sybase
10 4 (1.44%) Blue Martini
10 4 (1.44%) ATG
10 4 (1.44%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.08%) Twitter
11 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.08%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.08%) FatWire
11 3 (1.08%) Serena
11 3 (1.08%) JBoss
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