The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Scotland 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 99 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing XHTML 28 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 0.67% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 5
Average daily rate
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£330 £270 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £234 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £306 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+62.00% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
782 599 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.34% 24.36% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 277 192
Average daily rate £375 £368 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +16.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
XHTML
UK

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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
(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 -1 18 £450 +100.00% 2
Glasgow +3 7 £238 -24.60% 1
XHTML
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XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (60.71%) CSS
3 28 (50.00%) Java
3 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (46.43%) JBoss
5 25 (44.64%) jQuery
6 22 (39.29%) SOA
6 22 (39.29%) Maven
7 20 (35.71%) JSF
8 15 (26.79%) HTML5
8 15 (26.79%) Web Services
9 13 (23.21%) CMS
9 13 (23.21%) JSR 286
10 11 (19.64%) .NET
11 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
12 9 (16.07%) PHP
12 9 (16.07%) Degree
12 9 (16.07%) Web Development
13 8 (14.29%) Spring
13 8 (14.29%) Content Management
14 7 (12.50%) JSON
14 7 (12.50%) MooTools
15 6 (10.71%) Gherkin
15 6 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
16 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
16 5 (8.93%) Scrum
16 5 (8.93%) SQL
16 5 (8.93%) MySQL

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (23.21%) CMS
2 5 (8.93%) Alfresco
2 5 (8.93%) WordPress
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.36%) InDesign
4 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Maven
2 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Artifactory
4 3 (5.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.79%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) UI Developer
2 17 (30.36%) UI Programmer
3 14 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Designer
5 5 (8.93%) WordPress Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Web Designer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Digital Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.79%) HTML Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (60.71%) CSS
3 25 (44.64%) jQuery
4 20 (35.71%) JSF
5 15 (26.79%) HTML5
5 15 (26.79%) Web Services
6 13 (23.21%) JSR 286
7 11 (19.64%) .NET
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 8 (14.29%) Spring
10 7 (12.50%) JSON
10 7 (12.50%) MooTools
11 6 (10.71%) Gherkin
12 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
12 5 (8.93%) RESTful
13 4 (7.14%) Spring Security
13 4 (7.14%) CSS3
13 4 (7.14%) XML
14 3 (5.36%) Flash
14 3 (5.36%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) W3C
3 3 (5.36%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) SOA
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) Content Management
5 5 (8.93%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) BDD
5 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Document Management
6 4 (7.14%) Web Design
7 3 (5.36%) MVC
8 2 (3.57%) BPMN
8 2 (3.57%) Release Management
8 2 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.79%) TDD
9 1 (1.79%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) Java
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.07%) PHP
3 5 (8.93%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) JBoss
2 4 (7.14%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.57%) Twitter
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
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Glasgow
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