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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 515 397 323
Rank change year-on-year
-118 -74
Contract jobs citing XHTML 128 256 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.67% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 146 212
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £24.92 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.49% -33.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £22.18 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £130.80 £43.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - £36.25

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
15063 15371 15061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10626 10275 9847
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -112 115 £400 +10.34% 55
London -15 59 £425 +21.42% 22
South East -10 27 £350 - 8
Hampshire -6 11 £300 -10.44% 4
Wales +24 9 £400 +3.22%
South Wales +22 9 £400 +3.22%
Oxfordshire +12 9 £350 -6.66%
Oxford +9 9 £350 -12.50%
City of London +43 8 £363 - 3
Yorkshire -5 8 £359 -0.89% 4
North West -20 8 £370 -7.50% 8
West Yorkshire +10 7 £359 +6.44%
Leeds -2 7 £359 +6.44%
North East -46 7 £495 +23.75% 1
Tyne and Wear -51 7 £495 +23.75% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -57 7 £495 +23.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 6 £350 +21.73%
Aylesbury +2 5 £350 +21.73%
Newport - 5 £400 -
Manchester -18 4 £360 -4.00% 4
East Midlands 0 3 £475 +82.69% 6
Cheshire -6 3 £393 -4.90% 1
Warrington - 3 £393 -
Croydon - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £475 - 1
Northampton - 2 £513 -
Cardiff +1 1 £350 -9.67%
South Yorkshire -2 1 - - 1
Essex -4 1 £400 -11.11%
South West -5 1 - -

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 264 (100.00%) HTML
2 242 (91.67%) CSS
3 226 (85.61%) JavaScript
4 132 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (50.00%) jQuery
5 126 (47.73%) XML
6 124 (46.97%) HTML5
7 100 (37.88%) Ajax
8 91 (34.47%) Java
9 86 (32.58%) Web Development
10 85 (32.20%) SQL
11 77 (29.17%) .NET
11 77 (29.17%) C#
12 65 (24.62%) ASP.NET
13 64 (24.24%) CSS3
14 62 (23.48%) Web Services
15 61 (23.11%) MVC
16 58 (21.97%) Scrum
16 58 (21.97%) SQL Server
17 57 (21.59%) TDD
17 57 (21.59%) User Experience
18 56 (21.21%) Front End Development
18 56 (21.21%) Subversion
19 48 (18.18%) Git (software)
20 44 (16.67%) Oracle
21 42 (15.91%) Sass
22 38 (14.39%) AngularJS
23 37 (14.02%) Relational Database
24 36 (13.64%) XSLT
24 36 (13.64%) OO

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 26 (9.85%) CMS
2 25 (9.47%) Apache
3 21 (7.95%) IIS
4 14 (5.30%) WebLogic
4 14 (5.30%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (3.79%) JBoss
6 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.03%) Drupal
9 7 (2.65%) WordPress
10 5 (1.89%) EPiServer CMS
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.52%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.03%) MS Office
4 7 (2.65%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.89%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.14%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.76%) GIMP
8 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.14%) Magento
4 2 (0.76%) KANA IQ
5 1 (0.38%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.38%) RMDS
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.17%) GitHub
2 6 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.76%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.30%) HTTP
2 9 (3.41%) Intranet
3 5 (1.89%) Internet
4 4 (1.52%) FTP
5 2 (0.76%) DMZ
5 2 (0.76%) Extranet
6 1 (0.38%) DVB
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) LDAP
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) SNMP
6 1 (0.38%) SSL
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.02%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.33%) MySQL
4 11 (4.17%) MS Access
4 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.79%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.14%) DB2
7 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.76%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) Big Data
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (21.21%) Subversion
2 48 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 24 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.58%) Maven
5 18 (6.82%) Ant
6 16 (6.06%) JUnit
7 15 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (5.30%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.92%) Mercurial
9 13 (4.92%) Selenium
10 11 (4.17%) JIRA
11 10 (3.79%) Jenkins
12 9 (3.41%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.41%) Grunt
13 5 (1.89%) Bower
13 5 (1.89%) gulp
13 5 (1.89%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.89%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.89%) Toad
14 4 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (7.20%) Retail
2 16 (6.06%) Marketing
3 12 (4.55%) Finance
4 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.27%) Advertising
5 6 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.52%) Legal
7 3 (1.14%) Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Law
8 2 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 229 (86.74%) Developer
2 51 (19.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 49 (18.56%) Java Developer
4 39 (14.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 31 (11.74%) C# Developer
6 29 (10.98%) .NET Developer
6 29 (10.98%) SQL Developer
7 28 (10.61%) HTML Developer
8 25 (9.47%) Web Developer
9 22 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (7.58%) Agile Developer
11 19 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 19 (7.20%) HTML CSS Developer
12 18 (6.82%) Senior Developer
13 17 (6.44%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (6.44%) Designer
13 17 (6.44%) UI Developer
14 14 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (4.92%) ASP Developer
15 13 (4.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (100.00%) HTML
2 242 (91.67%) CSS
3 132 (50.00%) jQuery
4 126 (47.73%) XML
5 124 (46.97%) HTML5
6 100 (37.88%) Ajax
7 77 (29.17%) .NET
8 65 (24.62%) ASP.NET
9 64 (24.24%) CSS3
10 62 (23.48%) Web Services
11 42 (15.91%) Sass
12 38 (14.39%) AngularJS
13 36 (13.64%) XSLT
14 34 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (12.12%) LESS
16 29 (10.98%) J2EE
17 26 (9.85%) JSP
18 24 (9.09%) WCF
19 22 (8.33%) JSON
19 22 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.59%) User Experience
2 11 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 10 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.79%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.41%) Animation
4 9 (3.41%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.27%) Blog
8 5 (1.89%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.52%) NHS
9 4 (1.52%) Replication
9 4 (1.52%) VLE
9 4 (1.52%) W3C
10 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.76%) Clustering
11 2 (0.76%) Social Media
11 2 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.12%) Unix
2 29 (10.98%) Linux
3 22 (8.33%) Windows
4 8 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.65%) Solaris
6 4 (1.52%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.58%) Web Development
3 61 (23.11%) MVC
4 58 (21.97%) Scrum
5 57 (21.59%) TDD
6 56 (21.21%) Front End Development
7 36 (13.64%) OO
8 33 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 33 (12.50%) Web Design
9 30 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 28 (10.61%) Wireframes
11 24 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 24 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 23 (8.71%) SDLC
13 21 (7.95%) OOP
13 21 (7.95%) SEO
14 19 (7.20%) SOA
15 18 (6.82%) BDD
15 18 (6.82%) Content Management
16 17 (6.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 226 (85.61%) JavaScript
2 91 (34.47%) Java
3 85 (32.20%) SQL
4 77 (29.17%) C#
5 32 (12.12%) PHP
6 30 (11.36%) T-SQL
7 26 (9.85%) PL/SQL
8 22 (8.33%) Python
9 17 (6.44%) VB
10 16 (6.06%) Perl
10 16 (6.06%) VB6
11 15 (5.68%) XPath
12 13 (4.92%) Ruby
13 12 (4.55%) VBA
14 8 (3.03%) C++
15 7 (2.65%) Scala
16 6 (2.27%) Go
17 4 (1.52%) ActionScript
17 4 (1.52%) PowerShell
18 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (10.23%) Degree
2 15 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.41%) MCPD
4 9 (3.41%) MCSD
5 7 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.14%) MCP
8 2 (0.76%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.38%) HND
9 1 (0.38%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.89%) WCAG
3 2 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 44 (16.67%) Oracle
2 31 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.20%) Adobe
4 15 (5.68%) IBM
5 12 (4.55%) EPiServer
6 6 (2.27%) Google
6 6 (2.27%) Zend
7 5 (1.89%) Twitter
8 4 (1.52%) Blackboard
9 3 (1.14%) ATG
9 3 (1.14%) CODA
9 3 (1.14%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.76%) CA
10 2 (0.76%) FatWire
10 2 (0.76%) Omniture
10 2 (0.76%) Rally
10 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.38%) Sybase
London
JM
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum c£300/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Send
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum c£300/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Revolution Technology
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago