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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 229 270 162
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -108
Contract jobs citing XHTML 199 121 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.56% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 1.94% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 80 233
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +2.45%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 27 £375 +11.11% 5
Chiswick - 14 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £400 +45.45%
Wembley +2 1 - - 1
Surbiton 0 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Ealing - - - - 2
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 308 (100.00%) HTML
2 257 (83.44%) CSS
3 246 (79.87%) JavaScript
4 147 (47.73%) jQuery
5 119 (38.64%) XML
6 118 (38.31%) HTML5
7 112 (36.36%) Ajax
8 93 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (27.92%) CSS3
10 80 (25.97%) C#
11 75 (24.35%) E-Commerce
12 73 (23.70%) Java
13 70 (22.73%) OO
14 64 (20.78%) .NET
15 63 (20.45%) Content Management
16 62 (20.13%) Scrum
17 60 (19.48%) TDD
18 59 (19.16%) Git (software)
19 57 (18.51%) SQL
20 55 (17.86%) CMS
21 54 (17.53%) SQL Server
21 54 (17.53%) XSLT
22 51 (16.56%) Responsive Web Design
23 50 (16.23%) PHP
23 50 (16.23%) MVC
23 50 (16.23%) Subversion
24 47 (15.26%) JSP
25 45 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
26 43 (13.96%) SEO
27 42 (13.64%) W3C

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (17.86%) CMS
2 41 (13.31%) Umbraco
3 21 (6.82%) Node.js
4 16 (5.19%) IIS
5 15 (4.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (4.87%) Apache
5 15 (4.87%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.55%) MQSeries
7 8 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (2.27%) nginx
8 7 (2.27%) WordPress
8 7 (2.27%) Drupal
8 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.65%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
Applications
1 39 (12.66%) Photoshop
2 26 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 22 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (2.92%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.97%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.65%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.32%) GIMP
9 1 (0.32%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.32%) MS Office
9 1 (0.32%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 31 (10.06%) Google Analytics
2 14 (4.55%) Tridion
3 8 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.60%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.95%) Magento
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.95%) Force.com
2 5 (1.62%) GitHub
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.14%) Internet
2 9 (2.92%) HTTP
2 9 (2.92%) Intranet
3 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.32%) IPsec
4 1 (0.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.32%) SSH
4 1 (0.32%) LDAP
4 1 (0.32%) SSL
4 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 30 (9.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (9.09%) MySQL
5 15 (4.87%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.87%) DB2
6 8 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.97%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.32%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 59 (19.16%) Git (software)
2 50 (16.23%) Subversion
3 41 (13.31%) Mercurial
4 27 (8.77%) TeamCity
5 26 (8.44%) Ant
6 20 (6.49%) Eclipse
7 15 (4.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 14 (4.55%) Log4j
8 14 (4.55%) JUnit
9 12 (3.90%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.25%) Grunt
11 8 (2.60%) Toad
11 8 (2.60%) JDeveloper
11 8 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (2.60%) NUnit
11 8 (2.60%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (2.60%) MSTest
11 8 (2.60%) Axure RP
11 8 (2.60%) Jenkins
12 7 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (11.69%) Publishing
2 32 (10.39%) Finance
2 32 (10.39%) Retail
3 15 (4.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.90%) Marketing
5 8 (2.60%) Banking
5 8 (2.60%) Advertising
6 6 (1.95%) Back Office
7 4 (1.30%) Law
8 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.97%) Legal
8 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 249 (80.84%) Developer
2 101 (32.79%) Front-End Developer
3 43 (13.96%) Web Developer
4 30 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 27 (8.77%) .NET Developer
6 25 (8.12%) Designer
7 24 (7.79%) Analyst
8 23 (7.47%) Java Developer
9 19 (6.17%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (4.87%) Front-End Web Developer
11 15 (4.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.25%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 10 (3.25%) Visual Designer
14 9 (2.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (2.92%) Architect
15 8 (2.60%) Software Developer
15 8 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (100.00%) HTML
2 257 (83.44%) CSS
3 147 (47.73%) jQuery
4 119 (38.64%) XML
5 118 (38.31%) HTML5
6 112 (36.36%) Ajax
7 86 (27.92%) CSS3
8 64 (20.78%) .NET
9 54 (17.53%) XSLT
10 47 (15.26%) JSP
11 41 (13.31%) ASP.NET
12 38 (12.34%) JSTL
13 36 (11.69%) LESS
14 35 (11.36%) AngularJS
14 35 (11.36%) Web Services
15 30 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (8.77%) JSON
18 22 (7.14%) .NET Framework
18 22 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.64%) W3C
2 22 (7.14%) Open Source
3 20 (6.49%) Data Conversion
4 17 (5.52%) Web 2.0
5 13 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.62%) Social Media
7 5 (1.62%) Animation
8 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.97%) Social Network
9 3 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.97%) iPhone
9 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.65%) Photography
10 2 (0.65%) iPad
11 1 (0.32%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.66%) Windows
2 34 (11.04%) UNIX
3 31 (10.06%) Linux
4 24 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (4.87%) Solaris
7 14 (4.55%) HPUX
8 8 (2.60%) Android
9 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.62%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.62%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.32%) Debian
13 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.35%) E-Commerce
3 70 (22.73%) OO
4 63 (20.45%) Content Management
5 62 (20.13%) Scrum
6 60 (19.48%) TDD
7 51 (16.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 50 (16.23%) MVC
9 45 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (13.96%) SEO
11 41 (13.31%) Analytics
12 40 (12.99%) Web Development
13 29 (9.42%) Kanban
14 25 (8.12%) Migration
14 25 (8.12%) BDD
15 22 (7.14%) OOP
15 22 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (6.49%) Web Design
17 18 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (5.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 246 (79.87%) JavaScript
2 80 (25.97%) C#
3 73 (23.70%) Java
4 57 (18.51%) SQL
5 50 (16.23%) PHP
6 26 (8.44%) Python
7 23 (7.47%) Perl
8 17 (5.52%) XPath
9 16 (5.19%) VBA
10 15 (4.87%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.92%) C++
12 8 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.95%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.95%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.95%) PHP5
13 6 (1.95%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.62%) Scala
15 4 (1.30%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.97%) C
17 2 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (6.17%) Degree
2 16 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) MCP
6 1 (0.32%) HND
6 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.52%) QA
2 5 (1.62%) WCAG
3 4 (1.30%) WAI
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.32%) Varnish
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (12.99%) Google
2 31 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.14%) Adobe
3 22 (7.14%) Venda
4 16 (5.19%) Interwoven
5 15 (4.87%) IBM
6 14 (4.55%) ATG
6 14 (4.55%) Blue Martini
6 14 (4.55%) Elastic Path
7 13 (4.22%) Oracle
8 8 (2.60%) Serena
8 8 (2.60%) Zend
9 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.95%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.62%) Facebook
11 5 (1.62%) Twitter
12 3 (0.97%) Sencha
12 3 (0.97%) Perforce
12 3 (0.97%) JBoss
13 2 (0.65%) SAP
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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