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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 60 76 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Contract jobs citing XHTML 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 2.46% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£344 £325 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +75.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £322 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.13% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.16%
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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
194 284 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.32% 27.93% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 157 75
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.27% +36.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) CMS
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) Sass
4 6 (50.00%) Grunt
4 6 (50.00%) User Experience
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) DOM
5 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (8.33%) W3C
5 1 (8.33%) WCAG
5 1 (8.33%) Dojo
5 1 (8.33%) GWT
5 1 (8.33%) Firebug
5 1 (8.33%) Ext JS

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) DOM
5 1 (8.33%) Dojo
5 1 (8.33%) GWT
5 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) WCAG