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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 197 181 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -58
Contract jobs citing XHTML 58 60 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.69% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 2.66% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 70
Average daily rate
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£350 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £25.70
% change year-on-year
- +7.00%
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
2220 2254 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.16% 25.94% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1329 1224
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 89
Average hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 October 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 20 October 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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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
Surrey +4 14 £400 +8.47% 10
Berkshire +7 11 £333 +66.50% 4
Buckinghamshire - 11 £350 - 2
Oxfordshire -18 10 £350 +118.75% 4
Kent - 5 £213 - 5
West Sussex +6 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Hampshire -29 3 £350 +75.00% 11
Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 90 (100.00%) HTML
2 82 (91.11%) CSS
3 72 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 49 (54.44%) jQuery
5 34 (37.78%) HTML5
6 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.00%) Ajax
8 21 (23.33%) CSS3
9 20 (22.22%) User Experience
10 19 (21.11%) Web Accessibility
10 19 (21.11%) .NET
11 18 (20.00%) Photoshop
12 17 (18.89%) W3C
13 16 (17.78%) XML
13 16 (17.78%) XSL
14 15 (16.67%) SQL
14 15 (16.67%) Java
14 15 (16.67%) UNIX
15 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
15 13 (14.44%) CMS
15 13 (14.44%) .NET Framework
16 12 (13.33%) Subversion
16 12 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
16 12 (13.33%) Linux
16 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
17 11 (12.22%) PHP
17 11 (12.22%) Open Source
17 11 (12.22%) Graphic Design
18 10 (11.11%) Web Development
18 10 (11.11%) Web Usability

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (14.44%) CMS
2 10 (11.11%) Apache
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.67%) Alfresco
3 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.56%) Node.js
5 3 (3.33%) WordPress
5 3 (3.33%) Liferay
5 3 (3.33%) TeamSite
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) TYPO3
6 2 (2.22%) Drupal
6 2 (2.22%) SAS
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 12 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.22%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) SSH
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) Ingres
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Subversion
2 9 (10.00%) JIRA
2 9 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.56%) Grunt
5 4 (4.44%) Gradle
5 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.33%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.33%) Maven
7 2 (2.22%) NUnit
7 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.11%) FogBugz
8 1 (1.11%) Trac
8 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.78%) Legal
2 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (77.78%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Designer
4 11 (12.22%) Web Designer
5 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Administrator
10 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
10 3 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) HTML
2 82 (91.11%) CSS
3 49 (54.44%) jQuery
4 34 (37.78%) HTML5
5 27 (30.00%) Ajax
6 21 (23.33%) CSS3
7 19 (21.11%) .NET
8 16 (17.78%) XML
8 16 (17.78%) XSL
9 13 (14.44%) .NET Framework
10 9 (10.00%) J2EE
10 9 (10.00%) JSP
11 7 (7.78%) JSON
11 7 (7.78%) Spring
11 7 (7.78%) Sass
11 7 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 6 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) User Experience
2 17 (18.89%) W3C
3 11 (12.22%) Graphic Design
3 11 (12.22%) Open Source
4 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.33%) Animation
6 2 (2.22%) Social Network
6 2 (2.22%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) UNIX
2 12 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (6.67%) Solaris
4 3 (3.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) Web Accessibility
3 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.11%) MVC
4 10 (11.11%) Scrum
4 10 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 10 (11.11%) Web Usability
4 10 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (11.11%) Web Development
5 9 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 9 (10.00%) TDD
5 9 (10.00%) Content Management
6 6 (6.67%) OO
6 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.67%) OWASP
7 4 (4.44%) Pair Programming
7 4 (4.44%) OOP
8 3 (3.33%) SOA
8 3 (3.33%) B2C
8 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (12.22%) PHP
4 10 (11.11%) C#
5 6 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.44%) Perl
6 4 (4.44%) Groovy
6 4 (4.44%) Scala
7 2 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (2.22%) C++
7 2 (2.22%) COBOL
7 2 (2.22%) C
7 2 (2.22%) VB6
7 2 (2.22%) VB
7 2 (2.22%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) WAI
2 2 (2.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle
2 5 (5.56%) Adobe
3 3 (3.33%) Interwoven
3 3 (3.33%) GigaSpaces
3 3 (3.33%) Sencha
4 2 (2.22%) Facebook
4 2 (2.22%) Twitter
4 2 (2.22%) hybris
4 2 (2.22%) Northgate
5 1 (1.11%) Google
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