The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 April 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)
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year +6.87% -12.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year -4.49% -  

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 Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 121 188 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 39.67% 39.25% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 148 39
Median daily rate £343 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.48% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £38.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Kent

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Kent