The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for XHTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 69 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Contract jobs citing XHTML 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.13% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.43% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Birmingham median daily rate - £300 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.77%  
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £300 £309
% change year-on-year +37.50% -2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

XHTML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 174 235 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.44% 29.38% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 754 562
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £219
90th Percentile £575 £480 £418
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £28.50 - £11.93
10th Percentile £18.75 - £10.96
90th Percentile £38.65 - £12.89
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing XHTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in Birmingham

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XHTML in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Birmingham

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware