The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
England / South West
Rank 132 128 143
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing XHTML 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 1.66% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
Median daily rate £275 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-7.71% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.44%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
765 784 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.39% 26.55% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 554 509
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 43 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing XHTML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the South West

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +2 5 £275 -15.38% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £365 -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) User Experience
6 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (40.00%) Electronics
6 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) Marketing
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (40.00%) SAP
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Liferay
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Electronics
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Angular Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 3 (20.00%) XML
9 1 (6.67%) J2EE
9 1 (6.67%) JSP
9 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) BMC
2 1 (6.67%) CA
2 1 (6.67%) Capita
2 1 (6.67%) HEAT Software
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow