The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 383 320
Rank change year-on-year +25 -63  
Contract jobs citing XHTML 42 51 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.71% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 61
Median daily rate £400 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +9.23% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6838 7197 6469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.70% 31.89% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5104 5408 4685
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.37 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in London

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XHTML in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XHTML in London

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in London

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +15 8 £400 - 4
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 125 (100.00%) HTML
2 119 (95.20%) JavaScript
3 102 (81.60%) CSS
4 57 (45.60%) jQuery
5 54 (43.20%) XML
6 52 (41.60%) CMS
7 47 (37.60%) HTML5
8 46 (36.80%) PHP
9 45 (36.00%) Web Development
9 45 (36.00%) CSS3
10 43 (34.40%) Front End Development
10 43 (34.40%) Ajax
11 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (21.60%) AngularJS
13 26 (20.80%) OO
14 24 (19.20%) Java
14 24 (19.20%) MySQL
15 21 (16.80%) Photoshop
15 21 (16.80%) LAMP
15 21 (16.80%) TDD
16 18 (14.40%) Finance
16 18 (14.40%) Python
16 18 (14.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 17 (13.60%) REST
17 17 (13.60%) .NET
18 16 (12.80%) C#
18 16 (12.80%) OOP
18 16 (12.80%) Banking
18 16 (12.80%) Node.js
18 16 (12.80%) HTML5 Canvas

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 52 (41.60%) CMS
2 18 (14.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (5.60%) Apache
4 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.60%) Drupal
5 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.60%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.60%) JBoss
5 2 (1.60%) Moodle
5 2 (1.60%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.60%) SAS
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.60%) WordPress
6 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.80%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.80%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) GitHub
2 2 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.60%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) Extranet
3 1 (0.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.20%) MySQL
2 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.60%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
5 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.80%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (4.80%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.20%) Android Studio
4 4 (3.20%) Appium
4 4 (3.20%) Calabash
4 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.20%) JIRA
4 4 (3.20%) Mocha
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.20%) Xcode
5 3 (2.40%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.40%) gulp
5 3 (2.40%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.40%) Subversion
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.60%) NUnit
6 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Publishing
4 7 (5.60%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Advertising
5 4 (3.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.60%) Back Office
6 2 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.60%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.80%) Front Office
7 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (68.80%) Developer
2 37 (29.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (14.40%) Web Developer
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (11.20%) HTML Developer
6 13 (10.40%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Technical Leader
7 11 (8.80%) ServiceNow Developer
8 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.20%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (3.20%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (100.00%) HTML
2 102 (81.60%) CSS
3 57 (45.60%) jQuery
4 54 (43.20%) XML
5 47 (37.60%) HTML5
6 45 (36.00%) CSS3
7 43 (34.40%) Ajax
8 27 (21.60%) AngularJS
9 21 (16.80%) LAMP
10 17 (13.60%) .NET
10 17 (13.60%) REST
11 16 (12.80%) HTML5 Canvas
11 16 (12.80%) Node.js
12 14 (11.20%) LESS
12 14 (11.20%) Web Services
13 13 (10.40%) Sass
14 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
14 12 (9.60%) React
15 11 (8.80%) JSP
15 11 (8.80%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) User Experience
2 11 (8.80%) CMDB
3 3 (2.40%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.60%) Equities
4 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.60%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.80%) Animation
5 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) Derivative
5 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.80%) New Media
5 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.80%) Social Media
5 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) Android
2 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.20%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Unix
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.00%) Web Development
2 43 (34.40%) Front End Development
3 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.80%) OO
5 21 (16.80%) TDD
6 16 (12.80%) OOP
7 15 (12.00%) Content Management
8 14 (11.20%) SDLC
9 13 (10.40%) CRM
9 13 (10.40%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.60%) Data Integration
10 12 (9.60%) ITIL
10 12 (9.60%) MVC
11 11 (8.80%) Asset Management
11 11 (8.80%) Configuration Management
11 11 (8.80%) ITSM
11 11 (8.80%) Open Source
11 11 (8.80%) Service Management
11 11 (8.80%) Wireframes
12 10 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 119 (95.20%) JavaScript
2 46 (36.80%) PHP
3 24 (19.20%) Java
4 18 (14.40%) Python
5 16 (12.80%) C#
6 14 (11.20%) Perl
7 9 (7.20%) SQL
8 5 (4.00%) C++
8 5 (4.00%) Ruby
8 5 (4.00%) Scala
9 4 (3.20%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.40%) C
10 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.60%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.80%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.80%) VB
12 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.80%) Degree
1 1 (0.80%) PMP
1 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Varnish
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Ansible
1 1 (0.80%) Control-M
1 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
1 1 (0.80%) Salt
1 1 (0.80%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (8.80%) ServiceNow
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) Adobe
5 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.40%) Google
6 3 (2.40%) Perforce
6 3 (2.40%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.40%) Sybase
7 2 (1.60%) comScore
7 2 (1.60%) IBM
7 2 (1.60%) Maxymiser
7 2 (1.60%) Omniture
7 2 (1.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) Tableau
7 2 (1.60%) Tealium
7 2 (1.60%) Zend
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
8 1 (0.80%) HEAT Software
8 1 (0.80%) Splunk
London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Spinnaker Red
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago