The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 197 173 148
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -25
Contract jobs citing XHTML 55 71 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.82% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 3.15% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 59
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.30%
XHTML
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2222 2254 2480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.06% 25.92% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1284 1230
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 60 86
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
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 the South East

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Berkshire +9 13 £334 -1.03% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £350 - 1
Hampshire -9 11 £350 -12.50% 9
Oxfordshire -9 8 £325 +103.12% 1
Surrey -7 5 £275 -22.80% 9
Kent - 4 £200 -
West Sussex +4 2 £306 -23.43% 1
Middlesex -5 1 - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 78 (100.00%) HTML
2 70 (89.74%) CSS
3 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 38 (48.72%) jQuery
5 30 (38.46%) HTML5
6 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.77%) Ajax
8 20 (25.64%) CSS3
9 19 (24.36%) .NET
10 18 (23.08%) User Experience
11 16 (20.51%) XSL
11 16 (20.51%) W3C
12 15 (19.23%) XML
12 15 (19.23%) Photoshop
12 15 (19.23%) CMS
13 14 (17.95%) Web Accessibility
14 13 (16.67%) Open Source
14 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 13 (16.67%) Subversion
14 13 (16.67%) Java
15 11 (14.10%) PHP
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
15 11 (14.10%) Graphic Design
16 10 (12.82%) Information Architecture
16 10 (12.82%) Web Usability
16 10 (12.82%) Sass
16 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (12.82%) MVC
16 10 (12.82%) SharePoint

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (19.23%) CMS
2 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (11.54%) Apache
4 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.13%) Alfresco
5 3 (3.85%) Liferay
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
6 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 2 (2.56%) WordPress
6 2 (2.56%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.28%) Drupal
7 1 (1.28%) SAS
7 1 (1.28%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Photoshop
2 11 (14.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.28%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) SSH
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 3 (3.85%) Ingres
3 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Subversion
2 9 (11.54%) JIRA
3 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.26%) Grunt
4 7 (8.97%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.13%) Gradle
5 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.85%) Maven
6 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.56%) NUnit
7 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.28%) FogBugz
8 1 (1.28%) Trac
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (10.26%) Legal
2 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (73.08%) Developer
2 28 (35.90%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (14.10%) Designer
3 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Web Designer
5 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
10 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Administrator
10 3 (3.85%) Photoshop Designer
11 2 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) HTML
2 70 (89.74%) CSS
3 38 (48.72%) jQuery
4 30 (38.46%) HTML5
5 24 (30.77%) Ajax
6 20 (25.64%) CSS3
7 19 (24.36%) .NET
8 16 (20.51%) XSL
9 15 (19.23%) XML
10 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.82%) Sass
12 9 (11.54%) JSON
13 7 (8.97%) J2EE
14 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.69%) Web Services
14 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
15 5 (6.41%) XSLT
15 5 (6.41%) Flash
15 5 (6.41%) JSP
15 5 (6.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) User Experience
2 16 (20.51%) W3C
3 13 (16.67%) Open Source
4 11 (14.10%) Graphic Design
5 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) Social Network
6 2 (2.56%) Social Media
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) UNIX
2 4 (5.13%) Solaris
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) Web Accessibility
3 10 (12.82%) Information Architecture
3 10 (12.82%) MVC
3 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
3 10 (12.82%) Web Usability
4 9 (11.54%) Usability Testing
5 8 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (8.97%) Scrum
7 6 (7.69%) TDD
7 6 (7.69%) Web Development
7 6 (7.69%) Content Management
7 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.13%) Pair Programming
9 3 (3.85%) B2C
9 3 (3.85%) Functional Testing
10 2 (2.56%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.56%) Project Management
10 2 (2.56%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (14.10%) PHP
4 9 (11.54%) C#
5 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.13%) Groovy
6 4 (5.13%) Scala
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) VBScript
8 2 (2.56%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
9 1 (1.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe
2 3 (3.85%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (2.56%) Facebook
3 2 (2.56%) Twitter
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Capita
4 1 (1.28%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.28%) Northgate
4 1 (1.28%) Sencha
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago