Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for XHTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XHTML over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 167 150
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17 -20
Contract jobs citing XHTML 42 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 0.48% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 1.55% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 24
East of England median daily rate £413 £279 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.62% -30.14% +3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £255 £313
90th Percentile £543 £513 £450
England median daily rate £445 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +18.35% +0.27% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

XHTML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,307 1,359 1,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.33% 31.08% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 895 834
East of England median daily rate £444 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £300 £252 £270
90th Percentile £572 £555 £575
England median daily rate £475 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +7.34% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 47
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £15.09 £15.30 £13.65
90th Percentile £96.63 £44.42 £58.10
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +5.16% +10.71%

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XHTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in the East of England

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in the East of England

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XHTML in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XHTML in the East of England

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in the East of England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 24 £385 -18.95% 4
Suffolk - 8 £406 - 2
Essex -13 6 £463 +74.53% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £425 +30.37% 1
Norfolk - 1 £325 -
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (97.62%) CSS
3 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 27 (64.29%) MVC
5 24 (57.14%) jQuery
6 19 (45.24%) HTML5
6 19 (45.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (40.48%) .NET
8 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET
9 16 (38.10%) C#
9 16 (38.10%) Linux
9 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
9 16 (38.10%) CSS3
9 16 (38.10%) Magento
10 15 (35.71%) Sass
10 15 (35.71%) XSL
10 15 (35.71%) PHP
11 14 (33.33%) OO
11 14 (33.33%) Ajax
11 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
12 13 (30.95%) TDD
12 13 (30.95%) Java
12 13 (30.95%) MySQL
13 11 (26.19%) SQL
13 11 (26.19%) XML
13 11 (26.19%) Open Source
13 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
14 10 (23.81%) Grunt

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) nginx
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Grunt
2 10 (23.81%) gulp
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
4 7 (16.67%) MSTest
4 7 (16.67%) NUnit
5 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.90%) Maven
7 4 (9.52%) Ant
7 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
7 4 (9.52%) JUnit
7 4 (9.52%) Vagrant
8 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
8 3 (7.14%) JIRA
8 3 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (4.76%) AccuRev
9 2 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Magento Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (97.62%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 19 (45.24%) HTML5
4 19 (45.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (40.48%) .NET
5 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET
6 16 (38.10%) CSS3
7 15 (35.71%) Sass
7 15 (35.71%) XSL
8 14 (33.33%) Ajax
8 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (26.19%) XML
10 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
10 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Core
10 10 (23.81%) LESS
10 10 (23.81%) Web Services
11 9 (21.43%) JSON
11 9 (21.43%) LAMP
12 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Tandem
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.76%) W3C
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Solaris
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) MVC
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 14 (33.33%) OO
5 13 (30.95%) TDD
6 11 (26.19%) Open Source
7 10 (23.81%) Web Development
8 9 (21.43%) OO PHP
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
11 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
13 4 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 3 (7.14%) Migration
14 3 (7.14%) OOP
14 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) PHP
4 13 (30.95%) Java
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
7 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (9.52%) Perl
9 3 (7.14%) Python
10 2 (4.76%) VBScript
11 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Zend
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) hybris
5 3 (7.14%) Adobe
5 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) ATG
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Martini
6 1 (2.38%) Demandware
6 1 (2.38%) Elastic Path
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Omniture