The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 115 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Contract jobs citing XHTML 8 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.57% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.86% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 17
Average daily rate
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£283 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £420 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £21.00 £29.70
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -29.29%
XHTML
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
751 751 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.83% 30.40% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 400 289
Average daily rate £350 £338 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 19
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Edinburgh -7 4 £300 -0.16% 2
Glasgow -9 4 £262 -29.12%
Fife - - - -
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (31.25%) CMS
5 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) LINQ
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) XSLT
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe
6 4 (25.00%) W3C
6 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
6 4 (25.00%) XPath
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Web 2.0
6 4 (25.00%) Social Network
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (18.75%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Designer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) LINQ
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) XSLT
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Flash
7 2 (12.50%) jBPM
7 2 (12.50%) Drools
8 1 (6.25%) JSF
8 1 (6.25%) Sinatra
8 1 (6.25%) CSS3
8 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) W3C
1 4 (25.00%) Web 2.0
1 4 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) OO
1 4 (25.00%) Web Design
1 4 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) BPMN
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) SEO
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) XPath
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle