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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 529 401 281
Rank change year-on-year
-128 -120
Contract jobs citing XHTML 118 249 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 1.66% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 143 228
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £44.50 £20.31 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.10% -36.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - £32.00

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
15308 14976 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.54% 26.82% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10705 9692 9726
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 203 204
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -141 103 £391 +4.20% 53
London -52 50 £425 +18.05% 13
South East -24 20 £325 -18.75% 6
Hampshire +3 13 £325 -18.75% 2
East of England -19 10 £400 - 3
Wales +7 8 £375 - 1
South Wales +4 8 £375 - 1
City of London +24 6 £325 -18.75% 4
West Yorkshire +2 6 £374 +10.85% 2
Leeds -9 6 £374 +8.83%
Essex -9 6 £400 -
Yorkshire -18 6 £374 -6.46% 3
East Midlands +8 5 £275 +19.56% 4
North West -7 5 £393 +53.92% 6
Newport - 5 £400 -
Bristol -3 4 £354 +1.07% 3
South West -5 4 £354 -7.51% 8
Cheshire -11 4 £393 -1.99% 1
Scotland -12 4 £163 - 2
Milton Keynes +12 3 £238 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £238 -17.39%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £350 -6.66% 1
Leicestershire +5 3 £275 +10.00% 1
Warrington - 3 £393 -
Oxford +9 2 £350 -17.64%
Hertfordshire -8 2 £325 -7.14% 2
Edinburgh -11 2 £315 -
Fife - 2 £160 -
North East - 2 £443 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 £443 - 2

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 271 (100.00%) HTML
2 244 (90.04%) CSS
3 228 (84.13%) JavaScript
4 130 (47.97%) XML
5 129 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (47.23%) jQuery
7 125 (46.13%) HTML5
8 103 (38.01%) Ajax
9 92 (33.95%) Web Development
10 84 (31.00%) SQL
11 83 (30.63%) Java
12 82 (30.26%) .NET
13 77 (28.41%) CSS3
14 76 (28.04%) C#
14 76 (28.04%) MVC
15 69 (25.46%) Web Services
15 69 (25.46%) User Experience
16 66 (24.35%) ASP.NET
17 59 (21.77%) SQL Server
18 58 (21.40%) Front End Development
19 53 (19.56%) Scrum
20 51 (18.82%) TDD
21 49 (18.08%) Subversion
22 46 (16.97%) Sass
23 45 (16.61%) PHP
24 43 (15.87%) Unix
25 41 (15.13%) OO
25 41 (15.13%) CMS
26 40 (14.76%) Git (software)
27 38 (14.02%) AngularJS

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 41 (15.13%) CMS
2 28 (10.33%) Apache
3 24 (8.86%) Node.js
4 18 (6.64%) IIS
5 14 (5.17%) WebSphere
6 12 (4.43%) WebLogic
7 11 (4.06%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.69%) JBoss
9 8 (2.95%) Drupal
9 8 (2.95%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (2.95%) WordPress
10 7 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (2.58%) EPiServer CMS
10 7 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.21%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.85%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (9.59%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.80%) MS Office
3 12 (4.43%) MS Excel
4 10 (3.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (2.21%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.74%) GIMP
7 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.21%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.74%) KANA IQ
3 2 (0.74%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.37%) RMDS
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.58%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.85%) GitHub
3 3 (1.11%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Heroku
5 1 (0.37%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.64%) HTTP
2 7 (2.58%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) FTP
4 4 (1.48%) Intranet
5 2 (0.74%) DVB
5 2 (0.74%) Extranet
5 2 (0.74%) LDAP
5 2 (0.74%) SNMP
6 1 (0.37%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.37%) LAN
6 1 (0.37%) SMTP
6 1 (0.37%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.44%) MySQL
2 31 (11.44%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.69%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.85%) MS Access
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.48%) Redis
10 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.74%) DB2
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 49 (18.08%) Subversion
2 40 (14.76%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.38%) Maven
4 19 (7.01%) JIRA
5 18 (6.64%) Visual Studio
6 17 (6.27%) Ant
6 17 (6.27%) Eclipse
7 15 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (4.80%) JUnit
9 12 (4.43%) Selenium
10 11 (4.06%) Mercurial
11 10 (3.69%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.58%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.21%) Grunt
14 5 (1.85%) SoapUI
15 3 (1.11%) AccuRev
15 3 (1.11%) Bower
15 3 (1.11%) SonarQube
15 3 (1.11%) Sublime Text
15 3 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 19 (7.01%) Retail
2 16 (5.90%) Marketing
3 11 (4.06%) Finance
4 10 (3.69%) Legal
5 7 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 2 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 227 (83.76%) Developer
2 50 (18.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 45 (16.61%) Java Developer
4 38 (14.02%) C# Developer
5 37 (13.65%) .NET Developer
6 33 (12.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 30 (11.07%) HTML Developer
8 29 (10.70%) Web Developer
9 27 (9.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (8.49%) SQL Developer
10 23 (8.49%) UI Developer
11 20 (7.38%) HTML CSS Developer
11 20 (7.38%) Senior Developer
12 19 (7.01%) Lead Developer
13 17 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (6.27%) Designer
14 16 (5.90%) Agile Developer
15 14 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (4.43%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (100.00%) HTML
2 244 (90.04%) CSS
3 130 (47.97%) XML
4 128 (47.23%) jQuery
5 125 (46.13%) HTML5
6 103 (38.01%) Ajax
7 82 (30.26%) .NET
8 77 (28.41%) CSS3
9 69 (25.46%) Web Services
10 66 (24.35%) ASP.NET
11 46 (16.97%) Sass
12 38 (14.02%) AngularJS
13 35 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (12.55%) LESS
14 34 (12.55%) XSLT
15 28 (10.33%) WCF
16 26 (9.59%) .NET Framework
17 25 (9.23%) J2EE
17 25 (9.23%) JSP
18 23 (8.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.46%) User Experience
2 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.43%) W3C
4 11 (4.06%) N-Tier
5 10 (3.69%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.69%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (3.69%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.21%) Animation
6 6 (2.21%) Blog
6 6 (2.21%) Replication
7 5 (1.85%) Web 2.0
7 5 (1.85%) Wiki
8 4 (1.48%) Clustering
8 4 (1.48%) NHS
8 4 (1.48%) VLE
9 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.74%) DTV
10 2 (0.74%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.87%) Unix
2 30 (11.07%) Linux
3 19 (7.01%) Windows
4 7 (2.58%) Solaris
4 7 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (33.95%) Web Development
3 76 (28.04%) MVC
4 58 (21.40%) Front End Development
5 53 (19.56%) Scrum
6 51 (18.82%) TDD
7 41 (15.13%) OO
8 32 (11.81%) E-Commerce
9 28 (10.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 27 (9.96%) SEO
10 27 (9.96%) Web Design
11 25 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.12%) Content Management
13 21 (7.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 20 (7.38%) SDLC
15 18 (6.64%) Waterfall
16 17 (6.27%) CRM
16 17 (6.27%) Extreme Programming
16 17 (6.27%) OOP
16 17 (6.27%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 228 (84.13%) JavaScript
2 84 (31.00%) SQL
3 83 (30.63%) Java
4 76 (28.04%) C#
5 45 (16.61%) PHP
6 26 (9.59%) T-SQL
7 24 (8.86%) Perl
8 20 (7.38%) PL/SQL
9 19 (7.01%) Python
10 15 (5.54%) XPath
11 12 (4.43%) Scala
12 10 (3.69%) C++
12 10 (3.69%) Go
13 9 (3.32%) Ruby
13 9 (3.32%) VB
13 9 (3.32%) VB6
14 7 (2.58%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.58%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.85%) VBA
16 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (13.65%) Degree
2 17 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.90%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.69%) MCPD
4 10 (3.69%) MCSD
5 9 (3.32%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.74%) MCP
8 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.37%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) WCAG
2 4 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.48%) QA
2 4 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 35 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.70%) Oracle
3 22 (8.12%) Adobe
4 13 (4.80%) IBM
5 8 (2.95%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.95%) Google
6 6 (2.21%) Zend
7 4 (1.48%) Blackboard
8 3 (1.11%) ATG
8 3 (1.11%) CODA
8 3 (1.11%) Twitter
9 2 (0.74%) CA
9 2 (0.74%) FatWire
9 2 (0.74%) Omniture
9 2 (0.74%) Rally
9 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.37%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.37%) Solace
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