The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 65 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing XHTML 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.33% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 6.33% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £303 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.28% +44.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £23.74
% change year-on-year
- +34.79%
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
254 221 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.32% 20.97% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 139 83
Average daily rate £375 £336 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £181 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (23.08%) Back Office
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) CRM
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) System Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.69%) Skype
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Products Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) RAD
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Micro Focus