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 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 124 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing XHTML 1 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.98% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 3.33% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 12
Average daily rate
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- £283 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £24.69 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
XHTML
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
602 721 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.57% 29.46% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 398 324
Average daily rate £375 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £248 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £113.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 1 - -
East Ayrshire - - - -
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) XSLT
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) OOD
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) XPath
5 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Social Network
5 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 4 (50.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (62.50%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) LINQ
4 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
6 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Network
1 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) XPath
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared