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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 467 496 374
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -122
Contract jobs citing XHTML 154 149 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.94% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 91 198
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 £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +108.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.04
% change year-on-year
- +104.17%

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
15351 15820 15304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 28.65% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10606 11015 10459
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 259 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £17.69 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +35 150 £400 +6.66% 51
London +40 88 £410 +9.33% 19
South East +32 17 £320 -1.69% 8
East Midlands +1 14 £381 +33.77% 3
City of London -4 10 £400 -3.03% 2
South West +10 8 £350 -26.70% 6
Yorkshire +13 7 £413 -14.01% 3
North West +3 7 £325 -13.33% 3
East of England -12 7 £395 -1.25% 3
Nottingham +9 6 £413 -
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £413 -
Berkshire +11 5 £320 +42.00% 1
Bristol +9 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Hertfordshire +4 5 £395 -4.81%
Watford +1 5 £395 -4.81%
Leicestershire -2 5 £363 +27.19%
Leicester - 5 £363 -
Hampshire +21 4 - - 3
Cheshire +16 4 £376 +8.20%
Sheffield -8 4 - -
South Yorkshire -9 4 - -
Slough - 4 £320 -
West Yorkshire +18 3 £413 -14.01% 3
Macclesfield +2 3 £363 +13.28%
Portsmouth 0 3 - - 1
Manchester -8 3 £120 -68.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £320 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £450 - 1
Leeds +10 2 £425 -11.45% 3
Essex -1 2 £355 -21.11%

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 307 (100.00%) HTML
2 280 (91.21%) JavaScript
3 268 (87.30%) CSS
4 159 (51.79%) XML
5 120 (39.09%) jQuery
6 112 (36.48%) Ajax
7 100 (32.57%) HTML5
8 95 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (28.34%) Java
10 77 (25.08%) CSS3
11 76 (24.76%) C#
12 73 (23.78%) MVC
13 72 (23.45%) Front End Development
14 71 (23.13%) CMS
14 71 (23.13%) PHP
15 67 (21.82%) Web Services
16 66 (21.50%) SQL
17 65 (21.17%) Web Development
18 62 (20.20%) .NET
19 54 (17.59%) Apache
19 54 (17.59%) AngularJS
20 53 (17.26%) ASP.NET
21 52 (16.94%) Git (software)
22 51 (16.61%) OO
22 51 (16.61%) MySQL
22 51 (16.61%) SQL Server
23 46 (14.98%) Linux
24 42 (13.68%) Subversion
25 41 (13.36%) Open Source
26 39 (12.70%) JSP

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 71 (23.13%) CMS
2 54 (17.59%) Apache
3 27 (8.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 23 (7.49%) WebSphere
5 19 (6.19%) Tomcat
6 17 (5.54%) IIS
7 16 (5.21%) JBoss
8 12 (3.91%) nginx
8 12 (3.91%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (2.93%) WordPress
10 8 (2.61%) Drupal
10 8 (2.61%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.28%) Apache Solr
11 7 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (2.28%) Umbraco
12 6 (1.95%) Confluence
12 6 (1.95%) Liferay
12 6 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (6.51%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) MS Office
4 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.65%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (6.19%) Magento
2 5 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.65%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.65%) RMDS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.56%) GitHub
2 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.42%) HTTP
2 11 (3.58%) Internet
3 6 (1.95%) LDAP
4 5 (1.63%) Intranet
5 4 (1.30%) SNMP
5 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.65%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.65%) LAN
7 1 (0.33%) DVB
7 1 (0.33%) Extranet
7 1 (0.33%) Firewall
7 1 (0.33%) LTE
7 1 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.33%) SMTP
7 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.61%) MySQL
1 51 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.38%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.21%) DB2
4 10 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.93%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.95%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (1.95%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.30%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (1.30%) MS Access
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.98%) JasperReports
9 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.65%) GIS
11 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.33%) QlikView
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.68%) Subversion
3 30 (9.77%) Eclipse
4 23 (7.49%) JIRA
5 20 (6.51%) Jenkins
6 19 (6.19%) JUnit
6 19 (6.19%) Maven
7 18 (5.86%) Ant
8 13 (4.23%) Visual Studio
9 12 (3.91%) Grunt
10 11 (3.58%) gulp
10 11 (3.58%) Mocha
10 11 (3.58%) Selenium
11 9 (2.93%) IntelliJ
11 9 (2.93%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (2.28%) Toad
13 6 (1.95%) Gerrit
13 6 (1.95%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (12.05%) Finance
2 14 (4.56%) Marketing
3 13 (4.23%) Banking
4 10 (3.26%) Publishing
4 10 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.93%) Retail
6 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.95%) Advertising
8 5 (1.63%) Electronics
8 5 (1.63%) Games
8 5 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.98%) Back Office
10 3 (0.98%) Billing
11 2 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 251 (81.76%) Developer
2 62 (20.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (12.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 36 (11.73%) Java Developer
5 25 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 25 (8.14%) HTML Developer
5 25 (8.14%) Web Developer
6 24 (7.82%) Senior Developer
7 23 (7.49%) ServiceNow Developer
8 21 (6.84%) HTML CSS Developer
9 20 (6.51%) PHP Developer
10 18 (5.86%) Magento Developer
11 17 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (5.54%) C# Developer
12 16 (5.21%) Consultant
13 15 (4.89%) SQL Developer
14 14 (4.56%) E-Commerce Developer
15 13 (4.23%) UI Developer
16 12 (3.91%) Angular Developer
16 12 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (100.00%) HTML
2 268 (87.30%) CSS
3 159 (51.79%) XML
4 120 (39.09%) jQuery
5 112 (36.48%) Ajax
6 100 (32.57%) HTML5
7 77 (25.08%) CSS3
8 67 (21.82%) Web Services
9 62 (20.20%) .NET
10 54 (17.59%) AngularJS
11 53 (17.26%) ASP.NET
12 39 (12.70%) JSP
13 37 (12.05%) LAMP
14 36 (11.73%) J2EE
15 35 (11.40%) XSLT
16 32 (10.42%) Node.js
17 31 (10.10%) SOAP
18 30 (9.77%) Sass
19 27 (8.79%) JSON
19 27 (8.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.75%) User Experience
2 23 (7.49%) CMDB
3 8 (2.61%) Data Integration
3 8 (2.61%) W3C
4 7 (2.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.98%) NHS
7 3 (0.98%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.65%) Animation
8 2 (0.65%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.65%) SCORM
8 2 (0.65%) Smart Home
8 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.98%) Linux
2 28 (9.12%) Windows
3 23 (7.49%) Unix
4 16 (5.21%) Solaris
5 8 (2.61%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.28%) Android
7 6 (1.95%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.98%) HPUX
9 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.78%) MVC
3 72 (23.45%) Front End Development
4 65 (21.17%) Web Development
5 51 (16.61%) OO
6 41 (13.36%) Open Source
7 36 (11.73%) E-Commerce
8 34 (11.07%) Scrum
8 34 (11.07%) TDD
9 33 (10.75%) SDLC
10 32 (10.42%) Content Management
11 31 (10.10%) Unit Testing
12 26 (8.47%) Configuration Management
12 26 (8.47%) Service Management
13 25 (8.14%) ITIL
14 23 (7.49%) Asset Management
14 23 (7.49%) ITSM
15 22 (7.17%) OOP
16 20 (6.51%) Technical Architecture
17 19 (6.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 280 (91.21%) JavaScript
2 87 (28.34%) Java
3 76 (24.76%) C#
4 71 (23.13%) PHP
5 66 (21.50%) SQL
6 32 (10.42%) Python
7 22 (7.17%) Perl
8 14 (4.56%) Ruby
8 14 (4.56%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.58%) C++
10 8 (2.61%) Scala
10 8 (2.61%) VB
11 6 (1.95%) C
11 6 (1.95%) ES6
11 6 (1.95%) PHP 5
11 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.95%) VB6
11 6 (1.95%) VBA
12 5 (1.63%) Groovy
12 5 (1.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (4.23%) Degree
2 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.65%) MCP
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.65%) PMP
4 1 (0.33%) HNC
4 1 (0.33%) HND
4 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SDET
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.95%) Varnish
3 5 (1.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Control-M
4 1 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.33%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.33%) OpenView
4 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.77%) Oracle
3 26 (8.47%) Zend
4 23 (7.49%) ServiceNow
5 19 (6.19%) IBM
6 12 (3.91%) EPiServer
7 11 (3.58%) Adobe
8 6 (1.95%) ForgeRock
8 6 (1.95%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.63%) GigaSpaces
9 5 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.63%) SAP
10 4 (1.30%) ATG
10 4 (1.30%) HP
10 4 (1.30%) Sybase
11 3 (0.98%) Blue Martini
11 3 (0.98%) BMC
11 3 (0.98%) CA
11 3 (0.98%) Elastic Path
11 3 (0.98%) Interwoven
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