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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 142 123 89
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -34
Contract jobs citing XHTML 5 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.59% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 2.24% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+25.38% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.67 - £25.00
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
857 849 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.14% 26.56% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 555 400
Average daily rate £369 £350 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.28% +7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 15 16
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -35.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.80 £16.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Somerset +1 3 £350 +7.69%
Wiltshire -2 2 £500 +12.35% 1
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Skype
7 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JDeveloper
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) BPEL
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) XQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) SAP