Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 515 440 482
Rank change year-on-year -75 +42 -109
Contract jobs citing XHTML 120 180 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.16% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 148 83
London median daily rate £475 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.01% +7.33% -
10th Percentile £306 £325 £243
90th Percentile £538 £550 £573
England median daily rate £425 £398 £398
% change year-on-year +6.92% - +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
London median hourly rate - £37.00 £27.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.77% +58.06%
England median hourly rate £39.75 £38.75 £38.34
% change year-on-year +2.58% +1.08% +119.06%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17426 15521 15041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.99% 34.34% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13294 11606 11199
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 72 91
London median hourly rate £33.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19.13 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Central London -4 16 £343 -13.84% 4
West London -7 2 £369 +5.36%
North London -14 2 £228 -37.24% 2
South London -38 1 £500 +33.33% 2
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 120 (100.00%) HTML
2 108 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 105 (87.50%) CSS
4 72 (60.00%) jQuery
5 49 (40.83%) AngularJS
6 48 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (38.33%) XML
8 43 (35.83%) Ajax
9 36 (30.00%) HTML5
10 35 (29.17%) Web Services
11 34 (28.33%) .NET
11 34 (28.33%) JSON
12 33 (27.50%) React
13 32 (26.67%) SOAP
14 31 (25.83%) CSS3
15 30 (25.00%) Finance
16 29 (24.17%) REST
17 28 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 28 (23.33%) Front End Development
18 27 (22.50%) Java
19 26 (21.67%) OO
20 25 (20.83%) Sass
20 25 (20.83%) Node.js
21 24 (20.00%) User Experience
22 23 (19.17%) W3C
23 22 (18.33%) Grunt
24 21 (17.50%) Jasmine
24 21 (17.50%) gulp
25 20 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
26 19 (15.83%) MVC

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 6 (5.00%) CMS
1 6 (5.00%) WordPress
2 4 (3.33%) Drupal
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
3 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.67%) IIS
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) RMDS
2 3 (2.50%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) SaaS
2 3 (2.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloudflare
3 1 (0.83%) Force.com
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) LAN
1 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.50%) Intranet
3 2 (1.67%) Internet
3 2 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.33%) MySQL
4 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Grunt
2 21 (17.50%) gulp
2 21 (17.50%) Jasmine
3 20 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 18 (15.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (3.33%) JIRA
8 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.50%) Subversion
9 2 (1.67%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Appium
9 2 (1.67%) Calabash
9 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.67%) git-flow
9 2 (1.67%) webpack
9 2 (1.67%) Xcode
General
1 30 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Advertising
3 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Front Office
4 2 (1.67%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Local Government
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (83.33%) Developer
2 30 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 20 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (10.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (10.83%) ServiceNow Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.83%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Consultant
8 5 (4.17%) Java Consultant
8 5 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) HTML
2 105 (87.50%) CSS
3 72 (60.00%) jQuery
4 49 (40.83%) AngularJS
5 46 (38.33%) XML
6 43 (35.83%) Ajax
7 36 (30.00%) HTML5
8 35 (29.17%) Web Services
9 34 (28.33%) .NET
9 34 (28.33%) JSON
10 33 (27.50%) React
11 32 (26.67%) SOAP
12 31 (25.83%) CSS3
13 29 (24.17%) REST
14 28 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (20.83%) Node.js
15 25 (20.83%) Sass
16 18 (15.00%) Angular 2
17 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
18 9 (7.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) User Experience
2 23 (19.17%) W3C
3 9 (7.50%) CMDB
4 8 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.17%) Tandem
6 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.50%) New Media
7 3 (2.50%) Vector Graphics
8 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.67%) Fintech
8 2 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.67%) Social Media
9 1 (0.83%) Derivative
9 1 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.83%) RIA
9 1 (0.83%) Social Network
9 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Android
2 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) Front End Development
3 26 (21.67%) OO
4 19 (15.83%) Mobile First
4 19 (15.83%) MVC
5 18 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 18 (15.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 18 (15.00%) SEO
6 16 (13.33%) ITIL
6 16 (13.33%) Web Development
7 15 (12.50%) TDD
8 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.17%) ITSM
10 10 (8.33%) SDLC
11 9 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (6.67%) BDD
12 8 (6.67%) ITIL V3
12 8 (6.67%) Scrum
12 8 (6.67%) Service Management
13 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (22.50%) Java
3 18 (15.00%) C#
4 17 (14.17%) SQL
5 16 (13.33%) PHP
6 8 (6.67%) Python
7 6 (5.00%) C++
7 6 (5.00%) Perl
7 6 (5.00%) Scala
7 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.17%) C
8 5 (4.17%) Clojure
8 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.67%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.67%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) VB
9 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) PMP
2 2 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.33%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) ServiceNow
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) Sybase
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe
4 4 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.50%) Demandware
5 3 (2.50%) IBM
5 3 (2.50%) ION Trading
5 3 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.67%) Splunk
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) hybris
7 1 (0.83%) Perforce
7 1 (0.83%) Sun