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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 512 414 307
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -107
Contract jobs citing XHTML 150 258 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 1.58% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 156 213
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £520 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £319
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.17 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -14.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.67 -
% change year-on-year
+5.67% -

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
16193 16315 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.70% 27.91% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11229 11015 9789
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 286 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

XHTML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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 -94 146 £375 - 61
London -4 96 £400 +6.66% 21
South East +12 27 £350 - 13
City of London +21 11 £398 +4.95% 4
Buckinghamshire +26 10 £350 +16.66% 5
Hampshire -8 9 £330 -8.96% 2
Croydon -6 7 £375 -
Yorkshire -17 7 £340 -30.71% 4
Aylesbury - 7 £350 - 3
Watford -5 6 £375 +3.44% 1
Hertfordshire -10 6 £375 +3.44% 1
East of England -23 6 £375 +3.44% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 -
Oxford - 6 £350 -
South West +10 5 £325 -7.14% 4
South Yorkshire 0 5 £340 -33.33% 3
Sheffield -6 5 £340 -33.33% 3
North West -6 4 £360 -25.50% 10
Manchester -16 4 £360 -2.04% 9
Bristol - 3 £325 - 2
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
Milton Keynes +15 2 £326 +8.75%
Berkshire -1 2 £316 -16.56% 2
West Yorkshire -13 2 £350 -28.57%
Reading +10 1 - - 2
Salford -9 1 £348 -9.74%
Portsmouth -15 1 - - 1
Leeds -18 1 £350 -28.68%
West Midlands -41 1 £290 -22.66% 1

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 282 (100.00%) HTML
2 251 (89.01%) CSS
3 245 (86.88%) JavaScript
4 144 (51.06%) XML
5 128 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (41.84%) jQuery
7 112 (39.72%) HTML5
8 97 (34.40%) Ajax
9 93 (32.98%) Java
10 82 (29.08%) C#
11 75 (26.60%) SQL
11 75 (26.60%) .NET
12 74 (26.24%) Web Development
13 67 (23.76%) ASP.NET
14 65 (23.05%) CSS3
15 62 (21.99%) MVC
16 59 (20.92%) Scrum
17 58 (20.57%) Front End Development
18 56 (19.86%) Oracle
19 53 (18.79%) SQL Server
20 52 (18.44%) Web Services
21 48 (17.02%) Subversion
22 47 (16.67%) TDD
22 47 (16.67%) OO
22 47 (16.67%) AngularJS
23 45 (15.96%) Git (software)
24 44 (15.60%) Relational Database
25 39 (13.83%) PHP
25 39 (13.83%) User Experience
26 36 (12.77%) Linux

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 31 (10.99%) Apache
2 26 (9.22%) CMS
2 26 (9.22%) IIS
3 22 (7.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 20 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 17 (6.03%) JBoss
5 17 (6.03%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.96%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.61%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.48%) Drupal
9 7 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.77%) EPiServer CMS
11 5 (1.77%) nginx
12 3 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.06%) WordPress
13 2 (0.71%) ATG Dynamo
13 2 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.71%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.48%) MS Office
5 3 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.06%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.71%) GIMP
7 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Magento
2 6 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.13%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.71%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.71%) KANA IQ
3 2 (0.71%) RMDS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.32%) GitHub
2 5 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.06%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.93%) HTTP
2 7 (2.48%) Intranet
3 5 (1.77%) Internet
4 3 (1.06%) Extranet
4 3 (1.06%) LDAP
5 2 (0.71%) DMZ
5 2 (0.71%) DVB
5 2 (0.71%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.71%) LAN
5 2 (0.71%) SNMP
5 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
6 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.60%) Relational Database
3 33 (11.70%) MySQL
4 13 (4.61%) MS Access
5 12 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.19%) DB2
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
11 1 (0.35%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.35%) KDB
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.35%) QlikView
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (17.02%) Subversion
2 45 (15.96%) Git (software)
3 24 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.09%) Ant
5 18 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.38%) Selenium
6 17 (6.03%) Maven
7 16 (5.67%) JIRA
7 16 (5.67%) JUnit
8 13 (4.61%) Grunt
8 13 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (4.26%) Eclipse
10 10 (3.55%) SonarQube
11 9 (3.19%) gulp
11 9 (3.19%) Toad
12 8 (2.84%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.84%) Gerrit
12 8 (2.84%) JMeter
12 8 (2.84%) SoapUI
13 6 (2.13%) Bower
General
1 17 (6.03%) Retail
2 14 (4.96%) Finance
3 9 (3.19%) Marketing
3 9 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.48%) Advertising
4 7 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.48%) Publishing
5 5 (1.77%) Banking
6 4 (1.42%) Games
7 3 (1.06%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 231 (81.91%) Developer
2 52 (18.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 43 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 39 (13.83%) Java Developer
5 27 (9.57%) C# Developer
6 25 (8.87%) .NET Developer
6 25 (8.87%) HTML Developer
7 24 (8.51%) SQL Developer
8 21 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.74%) Agile Developer
9 19 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.67%) HTML CSS Developer
11 14 (4.96%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (4.61%) Designer
13 12 (4.26%) ASP Developer
13 12 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.26%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (100.00%) HTML
2 251 (89.01%) CSS
3 144 (51.06%) XML
4 118 (41.84%) jQuery
5 112 (39.72%) HTML5
6 97 (34.40%) Ajax
7 75 (26.60%) .NET
8 67 (23.76%) ASP.NET
9 65 (23.05%) CSS3
10 52 (18.44%) Web Services
11 47 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 36 (12.77%) Sass
13 32 (11.35%) JSON
14 31 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (10.28%) J2EE
15 29 (10.28%) Node.js
16 27 (9.57%) JSP
17 26 (9.22%) LAMP
18 24 (8.51%) REST
19 22 (7.80%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.83%) User Experience
2 11 (3.90%) Data Integration
3 9 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.19%) Animation
3 9 (3.19%) W3C
4 8 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.48%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.48%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.06%) CMDB
8 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.06%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) SCORM
9 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.77%) Linux
2 31 (10.99%) Windows
3 29 (10.28%) Unix
4 11 (3.90%) Solaris
5 8 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.42%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (26.24%) Web Development
3 62 (21.99%) MVC
4 59 (20.92%) Scrum
5 58 (20.57%) Front End Development
6 47 (16.67%) OO
6 47 (16.67%) TDD
7 31 (10.99%) Software Engineering
8 29 (10.28%) OOP
9 26 (9.22%) E-Commerce
10 25 (8.87%) Content Management
11 24 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 23 (8.16%) SOA
13 22 (7.80%) Unit Testing
14 20 (7.09%) Open Source
14 20 (7.09%) SDLC
15 19 (6.74%) BDD
16 17 (6.03%) Kanban
16 17 (6.03%) Waterfall
17 15 (5.32%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 245 (86.88%) JavaScript
2 93 (32.98%) Java
3 82 (29.08%) C#
4 75 (26.60%) SQL
5 39 (13.83%) PHP
6 29 (10.28%) Python
7 27 (9.57%) T-SQL
8 26 (9.22%) PL/SQL
9 20 (7.09%) Perl
9 20 (7.09%) VB
10 19 (6.74%) VB6
11 15 (5.32%) VBA
12 14 (4.96%) Ruby
13 8 (2.84%) C++
14 7 (2.48%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.77%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.42%) ES6
16 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
17 3 (1.06%) C
17 3 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.80%) Degree
2 11 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.13%) MCPD
5 6 (2.13%) MCSD
6 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.06%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.71%) PMP
9 1 (0.35%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.35%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) WAI
2 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.71%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 56 (19.86%) Oracle
2 33 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.80%) IBM
4 19 (6.74%) Adobe
5 14 (4.96%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.19%) Zend
7 8 (2.84%) ForgeRock
8 6 (2.13%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.13%) Twitter
9 3 (1.06%) ATG
9 3 (1.06%) Google
9 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.71%) CA
10 2 (0.71%) FatWire
10 2 (0.71%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.71%) Omniture
10 2 (0.71%) Rally
10 2 (0.71%) Splunk
10 2 (0.71%) Sybase
11 1 (0.35%) Demandware
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
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Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Posted: 19 days ago