The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 30 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.

Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 84
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.66% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +9.23% -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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 267 305 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.99% 20.09% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 176 163
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Edinburgh

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Edinburgh