Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 July 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)
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 88 77
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -20
Contract jobs citing XHTML 6 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.74% 1.62% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 3.63% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Essex median daily rate £525 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +98.11% -33.75% -
East of England median daily rate £413 £293 £400
% change year-on-year +41.03% -26.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Essex median hourly rate £34.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% - -
East of England median hourly rate £34.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -14.38% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 304 386 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.62% 44.73% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 264 123
Essex median daily rate £525 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £396 £275 £220
90th Percentile £600 £588 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 22
Essex median hourly rate £35.52 £37.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +10.45% -11.84%
10th Percentile £25.96 £31.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £73.59 £63.75 £42.74
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.05
% change year-on-year -12.50% +21.03% -8.83%

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in Essex

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Essex

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Essex

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Basildon +4 3 £525 - 2
Brentwood +5 1 £475 +73.87% 1
XHTML
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Website Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) EclipseLink
4 2 (33.33%) JAX-RS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) OAuth2
4 2 (33.33%) OSGi
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 2 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Omniture