The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
England / East Midlands
Rank 96 87 90
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Contract jobs citing XHTML 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 1.98% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £150 £275 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +26.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 482 405 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.37% 24.95% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 234 197
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing XHTML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in the East Midlands

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in the East Midlands

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in the East Midlands

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +6 1 - - 4
Derbyshire - 1 £150 -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
4 13 (81.25%) SOAP
4 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 13 (81.25%) XML
4 13 (81.25%) XSLT
5 11 (68.75%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) Struts
6 10 (62.50%) JSP
6 10 (62.50%) J2EE
6 10 (62.50%) DB2
6 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 10 (62.50%) UDDI
6 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
6 10 (62.50%) WSDL
6 10 (62.50%) XML Schema
6 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
6 10 (62.50%) Apache Flex
6 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
6 10 (62.50%) Struts2
6 10 (62.50%) Open Source
6 10 (62.50%) Subversion
6 10 (62.50%) Spring
6 10 (62.50%) Maven
6 10 (62.50%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) DB2
1 10 (62.50%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Ant
1 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 10 (62.50%) Maven
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) SOAP
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) XSLT
4 10 (62.50%) Apache Flex
4 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (62.50%) J2EE
4 10 (62.50%) JSP
4 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 10 (62.50%) Struts
4 10 (62.50%) Struts2
4 10 (62.50%) UDDI
4 10 (62.50%) WSDL
4 10 (62.50%) XML Schema
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Open Source
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft