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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 513 410 318
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -92
Contract jobs citing XHTML 149 252 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.61% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 150 218
Median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.83 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% -13.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.10 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £134.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -20.98%

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
15732 15668 15091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.21% 27.44% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11013 10550 9735
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 226 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £16.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -91 143 £393 +4.66% 59
London -24 86 £403 +7.33% 25
South East -5 30 £350 - 6
City of London +45 11 £398 +6.00% 4
Oxfordshire +12 11 £350 -6.66% 1
Oxford +4 11 £350 -9.67%
Hampshire -10 10 £325 -7.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 9 £350 +24.44%
Aylesbury -2 7 £350 +21.73%
Yorkshire -1 6 £338 -31.12% 4
Croydon -10 6 £375 - 1
South West -5 5 £325 -7.14% 5
North East -36 5 £495 +23.75%
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 5 £495 +8.79%
Tyne and Wear -40 5 £495 +8.79%
Leeds +4 4 £338 -33.16% 1
West Yorkshire -1 4 £338 -32.16% 1
Manchester -9 4 £360 -5.26% 4
North West -16 4 £360 -15.29% 8
South Wales +18 3 £400 - 1
Wales +17 3 £400 - 2
East Midlands 0 3 £475 +86.27% 6
Hertfordshire -7 3 - - 1
Watford -9 3 - - 1
East of England -23 3 - - 2
Bristol - 3 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £475 - 2
South Yorkshire -11 2 - - 1
Sheffield -16 2 - - 1
Northampton - 2 £513 - 1

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 270 (100.00%) HTML
2 244 (90.37%) CSS
3 230 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 136 (50.37%) XML
5 131 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (42.59%) jQuery
7 112 (41.48%) HTML5
8 96 (35.56%) Ajax
9 92 (34.07%) Java
10 82 (30.37%) C#
11 80 (29.63%) SQL
12 77 (28.52%) .NET
13 70 (25.93%) Web Development
14 69 (25.56%) ASP.NET
15 61 (22.59%) MVC
15 61 (22.59%) CSS3
16 58 (21.48%) Scrum
17 57 (21.11%) Front End Development
18 53 (19.63%) Oracle
18 53 (19.63%) SQL Server
18 53 (19.63%) Web Services
19 50 (18.52%) TDD
20 46 (17.04%) Subversion
21 44 (16.30%) OO
21 44 (16.30%) Git (software)
21 44 (16.30%) User Experience
22 43 (15.93%) AngularJS
23 39 (14.44%) Relational Database
24 36 (13.33%) Sass
25 34 (12.59%) PHP

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 28 (10.37%) CMS
2 27 (10.00%) Apache
3 23 (8.52%) IIS
4 19 (7.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (5.93%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.93%) WebSphere
6 15 (5.56%) JBoss
7 14 (5.19%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.81%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.33%) Drupal
11 7 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.48%) EPiServer CMS
13 4 (1.48%) WordPress
14 3 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.74%) ATG Dynamo
15 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.74%) nginx
15 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (7.78%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.22%) MS Office
5 3 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.11%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.74%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.74%) GIMP
6 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.22%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.85%) Magento
4 2 (0.74%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.74%) KANA IQ
4 2 (0.74%) RMDS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.44%) GitHub
2 6 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.11%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.04%) HTTP
2 6 (2.22%) Intranet
3 4 (1.48%) Internet
4 3 (1.11%) LDAP
5 2 (0.74%) DMZ
5 2 (0.74%) DVB
5 2 (0.74%) Extranet
5 2 (0.74%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.74%) LAN
5 2 (0.74%) SNMP
5 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.37%) FTP
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.44%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.11%) MySQL
4 11 (4.07%) MS Access
4 11 (4.07%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.59%) DB2
5 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.37%) KDB
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.37%) QlikView
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (17.04%) Subversion
2 44 (16.30%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.52%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.41%) Ant
5 19 (7.04%) Maven
6 18 (6.67%) JUnit
6 18 (6.67%) Selenium
7 16 (5.93%) Jenkins
8 15 (5.56%) JIRA
9 13 (4.81%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.81%) Grunt
9 13 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.33%) gulp
10 9 (3.33%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.96%) Toad
12 7 (2.59%) Bower
12 7 (2.59%) Gerrit
12 7 (2.59%) JMeter
12 7 (2.59%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (7.04%) Retail
2 14 (5.19%) Finance
3 9 (3.33%) Marketing
4 8 (2.96%) Advertising
4 8 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.22%) Publishing
7 3 (1.11%) Banking
7 3 (1.11%) Games
7 3 (1.11%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 223 (82.59%) Developer
2 54 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 41 (15.19%) Java Developer
4 37 (13.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 29 (10.74%) C# Developer
6 27 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 26 (9.63%) SQL Developer
8 23 (8.52%) HTML Developer
9 20 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (7.04%) Agile Developer
11 18 (6.67%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.93%) Senior Developer
13 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 15 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
14 14 (5.19%) Designer
15 12 (4.44%) ASP Developer
15 12 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
15 12 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (100.00%) HTML
2 244 (90.37%) CSS
3 136 (50.37%) XML
4 115 (42.59%) jQuery
5 112 (41.48%) HTML5
6 96 (35.56%) Ajax
7 77 (28.52%) .NET
8 69 (25.56%) ASP.NET
9 61 (22.59%) CSS3
10 53 (19.63%) Web Services
11 43 (15.93%) AngularJS
12 36 (13.33%) Sass
13 31 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (10.74%) JSON
14 29 (10.74%) JSP
15 27 (10.00%) J2EE
16 25 (9.26%) Node.js
17 24 (8.89%) REST
18 23 (8.52%) LAMP
19 22 (8.15%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.30%) User Experience
2 12 (4.44%) Data Integration
3 9 (3.33%) Animation
3 9 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.59%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.22%) W3C
7 2 (0.74%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.74%) Replication
7 2 (0.74%) SCORM
7 2 (0.74%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.74%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.74%) VLE
7 2 (0.74%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.22%) Linux
2 31 (11.48%) Unix
3 29 (10.74%) Windows
4 9 (3.33%) Solaris
5 8 (2.96%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.93%) Web Development
3 61 (22.59%) MVC
4 58 (21.48%) Scrum
5 57 (21.11%) Front End Development
6 50 (18.52%) TDD
7 44 (16.30%) OO
8 28 (10.37%) OOP
8 28 (10.37%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (10.37%) Software Engineering
9 24 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 23 (8.52%) Content Management
11 22 (8.15%) SOA
12 21 (7.78%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.41%) SDLC
13 20 (7.41%) Web Design
14 18 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 17 (6.30%) BDD
15 17 (6.30%) Open Source
16 16 (5.93%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 230 (85.19%) JavaScript
2 92 (34.07%) Java
3 82 (30.37%) C#
4 80 (29.63%) SQL
5 34 (12.59%) PHP
6 28 (10.37%) T-SQL
7 25 (9.26%) Python
8 24 (8.89%) PL/SQL
9 21 (7.78%) Perl
10 18 (6.67%) VB
11 17 (6.30%) VB6
12 14 (5.19%) Ruby
13 13 (4.81%) VBA
14 8 (2.96%) C++
15 6 (2.22%) ActionScript
16 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.48%) ES6
17 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
18 3 (1.11%) C
18 3 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (8.15%) Degree
2 14 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.59%) MCPD
4 7 (2.59%) MCSD
5 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) MCP
7 2 (0.74%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.74%) PMP
8 1 (0.37%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) WAI
2 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.48%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 53 (19.63%) Oracle
2 33 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.04%) IBM
4 18 (6.67%) Adobe
5 13 (4.81%) EPiServer
6 7 (2.59%) ForgeRock
6 7 (2.59%) Twitter
7 5 (1.85%) Zend
8 4 (1.48%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.11%) ATG
9 3 (1.11%) Google
9 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.74%) Blackboard
10 2 (0.74%) CA
10 2 (0.74%) FatWire
10 2 (0.74%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.74%) Omniture
10 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.74%) Splunk
10 2 (0.74%) Sybase
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £85,000 - £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago