The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
UK
Rank 486 465 394
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -71
Contract jobs citing XHTML 95 155 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.06% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 108 163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +24.44%
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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13587 14651 13891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.84% 28.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9325 10124 9363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 257 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML within the UK.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML within the UK.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XHTML
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 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
England -13 93 £400 +6.66% 49
London +14 63 £410 +2.50% 10
South East +6 8 £385 +18.38% 9
South West +11 6 £300 -14.28% 2
City of London -12 6 £413 +3.12% 5
Nottinghamshire +10 5 - - 2
Nottingham +4 5 - - 2
East Midlands +1 5 - - 4
East of England -18 5 £260 -37.34% 8
North West +11 4 £125 -64.66% 4
Essex -1 4 £260 -42.22%
Devon +13 3 £275 -15.38%
Hampshire +12 3 - - 7
Manchester +4 3 £120 -65.09% 3
Exeter 0 3 £275 -15.38%
Berkshire +9 2 £320 +59.75% 1
Portsmouth +1 2 - - 2
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Scotland - 2 £350 -
Surrey +18 1 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 - - 7
Slough +10 1 £320 +82.57% 1
Sheffield -2 1 - - 1
Bristol -2 1 £350 -9.67%
South Yorkshire -6 1 - - 1
North East -24 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £410 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £450 -
Harrow - 1 £275 -

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for XHTML.

1 268 (100.00%) HTML
2 255 (95.15%) JavaScript
3 224 (83.58%) CSS
4 132 (49.25%) XML
5 117 (43.66%) jQuery
6 96 (35.82%) Ajax
7 80 (29.85%) HTML5
8 75 (27.99%) CMS
8 75 (27.99%) PHP
9 72 (26.87%) Java
10 71 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (25.75%) Web Development
12 68 (25.37%) Web Services
13 67 (25.00%) CSS3
14 64 (23.88%) MVC
15 61 (22.76%) Front End Development
16 58 (21.64%) SQL
17 54 (20.15%) C#
18 52 (19.40%) AngularJS
19 46 (17.16%) MySQL
19 46 (17.16%) OO
20 42 (15.67%) Apache
20 42 (15.67%) .NET
21 40 (14.93%) SQL Server
22 38 (14.18%) J2EE
22 38 (14.18%) Open Source
23 37 (13.81%) XSLT
23 37 (13.81%) JSP
24 36 (13.43%) SOAP
25 35 (13.06%) Finance

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills 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 75 (27.99%) CMS
2 42 (15.67%) Apache
3 21 (7.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (7.84%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.73%) JBoss
5 10 (3.73%) nginx
5 10 (3.73%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.61%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.61%) IIS
7 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.61%) Umbraco
7 7 (2.61%) WordPress
8 6 (2.24%) Confluence
8 6 (2.24%) Liferay
8 6 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.87%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 22 (8.21%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.12%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.34%) Magento
2 6 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.75%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.75%) RMDS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.99%) GitHub
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.84%) HTTP
2 11 (4.10%) Internet
3 5 (1.87%) LDAP
4 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.12%) Intranet
5 3 (1.12%) SNMP
6 2 (0.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.37%) Extranet
7 1 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.37%) LTE
7 1 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.16%) MySQL
2 40 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 32 (11.94%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.60%) DB2
5 12 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.73%) DB2 UDB
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.49%) Jackrabbit
11 3 (1.12%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.12%) MS Access
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.75%) GIS
12 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.69%) Subversion
3 30 (11.19%) Eclipse
4 19 (7.09%) Ant
5 18 (6.72%) Maven
6 17 (6.34%) JIRA
7 13 (4.85%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.10%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.36%) IntelliJ
9 9 (3.36%) JUnit
10 8 (2.99%) gulp
10 8 (2.99%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 7 (2.61%) Grunt
11 7 (2.61%) Mocha
11 7 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.24%) Gradle
13 5 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (1.87%) Selenium
General
1 35 (13.06%) Finance
2 14 (5.22%) Banking
3 12 (4.48%) Publishing
4 10 (3.73%) Marketing
5 8 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.24%) Electronics
6 6 (2.24%) Games
6 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.49%) Retail
9 3 (1.12%) Advertising
9 3 (1.12%) Back Office
10 2 (0.75%) Local Government
11 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 221 (82.46%) Developer
2 52 (19.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 39 (14.55%) Java Developer
4 32 (11.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (9.70%) .NET Developer
6 25 (9.33%) Web Developer
7 23 (8.58%) HTML Developer
7 23 (8.58%) ServiceNow Developer
8 21 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.46%) HTML CSS Developer
10 18 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.72%) C# Developer
11 16 (5.97%) Magento Developer
11 16 (5.97%) PHP Developer
12 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.22%) UI Developer
13 13 (4.85%) Angular Developer
13 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (100.00%) HTML
2 224 (83.58%) CSS
3 132 (49.25%) XML
4 117 (43.66%) jQuery
5 96 (35.82%) Ajax
6 80 (29.85%) HTML5
7 68 (25.37%) Web Services
8 67 (25.00%) CSS3
9 52 (19.40%) AngularJS
10 42 (15.67%) .NET
11 38 (14.18%) J2EE
12 37 (13.81%) JSP
12 37 (13.81%) XSLT
13 36 (13.43%) SOAP
14 34 (12.69%) ASP.NET
14 34 (12.69%) LAMP
15 31 (11.57%) Node.js
16 27 (10.07%) Sass
16 27 (10.07%) Spring
17 23 (8.58%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.45%) User Experience
2 23 (8.58%) CMDB
3 12 (4.48%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.99%) W3C
5 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.12%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.75%) Smart Home
8 2 (0.75%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.37%) Social Media
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.31%) Linux
2 16 (5.97%) Unix
3 13 (4.85%) Windows
4 11 (4.10%) Solaris
5 7 (2.61%) Android
6 4 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.12%) HPUX
8 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (25.75%) Web Development
3 64 (23.88%) MVC
4 61 (22.76%) Front End Development
5 46 (17.16%) OO
6 38 (14.18%) Open Source
7 35 (13.06%) TDD
8 32 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 30 (11.19%) SDLC
10 27 (10.07%) Unit Testing
11 26 (9.70%) Scrum
11 26 (9.70%) Service Management
12 25 (9.33%) ITIL
13 23 (8.58%) Asset Management
13 23 (8.58%) ITSM
14 21 (7.84%) Configuration Management
15 20 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
16 19 (7.09%) Content Management
16 19 (7.09%) Software Engineering
17 17 (6.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 255 (95.15%) JavaScript
2 75 (27.99%) PHP
3 72 (26.87%) Java
4 58 (21.64%) SQL
5 54 (20.15%) C#
6 29 (10.82%) Python
7 19 (7.09%) Perl
8 14 (5.22%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.73%) C++
10 8 (2.99%) Scala
11 6 (2.24%) PHP 5
12 5 (1.87%) C
12 5 (1.87%) Groovy
12 5 (1.87%) Ruby
12 5 (1.87%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.49%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.49%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.49%) VB
14 3 (1.12%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (2.99%) Degree
2 2 (0.75%) PMP
2 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.37%) HNC
3 1 (0.37%) HND
3 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SDET
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.24%) Varnish
2 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Control-M
2 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.37%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.37%) OpenView
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (8.96%) Zend
2 23 (8.58%) ServiceNow
3 22 (8.21%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.46%) Oracle
5 16 (5.97%) IBM
6 13 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.99%) Adobe
8 6 (2.24%) SAP
8 6 (2.24%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.87%) GigaSpaces
10 4 (1.49%) ATG
10 4 (1.49%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.49%) HP
10 4 (1.49%) Sybase
11 3 (1.12%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.12%) BMC
11 3 (1.12%) CA
11 3 (1.12%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.12%) HEAT Software
11 3 (1.12%) Interwoven
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