Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 529 525 437
Rank change year-on-year -4 -88 +56
Contract jobs citing XHTML 85 110 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.65% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 85 127
London median daily rate £425 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +15.85% +2.50%
10th Percentile £328 £258 £337
90th Percentile £588 £538 £564
England median daily rate £413 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -13.16% +18.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate £41.75 £39.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +5.03% +44.55% -32.13%

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 17,189 16,899 14,641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.60% 36.59% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,930 13,087 10,922
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £373 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 99 76
London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -28.89% +19.21%
10th Percentile £24.79 £20.60 £20.67
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £73.75
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -9 11 £375 +9.49% 5
West London +8 1 £700 +211.11% 2
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 85 (100.00%) HTML
2 84 (98.82%) CSS
3 75 (88.24%) JavaScript
4 49 (57.65%) jQuery
5 40 (47.06%) Ajax
6 37 (43.53%) XML
7 34 (40.00%) Photoshop
7 34 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
8 32 (37.65%) Front End Development
9 29 (34.12%) Drupal
10 28 (32.94%) MVC
11 26 (30.59%) gulp
12 24 (28.24%) CMS
12 24 (28.24%) Fireworks
13 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
14 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (23.53%) Service Management
14 20 (23.53%) ITSM
14 20 (23.53%) PHP
14 20 (23.53%) ITIL
14 20 (23.53%) ServiceNow
14 20 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (22.35%) HTML5
15 19 (22.35%) CSS3
16 16 (18.82%) MySQL
16 16 (18.82%) Project Management
17 15 (17.65%) CMDB
18 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
18 14 (16.47%) Time Management
19 13 (15.29%) Information Architecture

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 29 (34.12%) Drupal
2 24 (28.24%) CMS
3 5 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) ColdFusion
4 3 (3.53%) IIS
5 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 24 (28.24%) Fireworks
3 5 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle CX
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) MarkLogic
2 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) mvBase
5 1 (1.18%) UniData
Development Applications
1 34 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 26 (30.59%) gulp
3 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.06%) JIRA
5 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.35%) Bower
6 2 (2.35%) Grunt
6 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.35%) Protractor
6 2 (2.35%) Subversion
6 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Selenium
7 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.18%) webpack
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
3 4 (4.71%) Publishing
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Games
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 79 (92.94%) Developer
2 36 (42.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (29.41%) Drupal Developer
4 15 (17.65%) ServiceNow Developer
5 13 (15.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Designer
8 3 (3.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.53%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.35%) EPiServer Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.35%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) HTML
2 84 (98.82%) CSS
3 49 (57.65%) jQuery
4 40 (47.06%) Ajax
5 37 (43.53%) XML
6 19 (22.35%) CSS3
6 19 (22.35%) HTML5
7 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
8 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (10.59%) .NET
9 9 (10.59%) REST
10 8 (9.41%) Sass
11 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.88%) Flash
11 5 (5.88%) HTML5 Canvas
11 5 (5.88%) LESS
11 5 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (5.88%) SVG
11 5 (5.88%) Web Services
12 4 (4.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) CMDB
2 9 (10.59%) User Experience
3 6 (7.06%) Graphic Design
4 5 (5.88%) W3C
5 4 (4.71%) Fintech
6 2 (2.35%) Vector Graphics
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Android
2 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Front End Development
2 28 (32.94%) MVC
3 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 20 (23.53%) ITSM
3 20 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (23.53%) Service Management
4 16 (18.82%) Project Management
5 14 (16.47%) Time Management
6 13 (15.29%) Asset Management
6 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
6 13 (15.29%) Information Architecture
6 13 (15.29%) SDLC
6 13 (15.29%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (11.76%) Analytics
8 9 (10.59%) Coaching
8 9 (10.59%) Content Management
8 9 (10.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 8 (9.41%) OO
9 8 (9.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 20 (23.53%) PHP
3 13 (15.29%) Java
4 6 (7.06%) C#
5 5 (5.88%) XQuery
6 4 (4.71%) ES6
6 4 (4.71%) SQL
6 4 (4.71%) XPath
7 3 (3.53%) Groovy
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) ES7
8 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.18%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.53%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.88%) WCAG
3 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) ServiceNow
2 5 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.71%) Jaspersoft
3 4 (4.71%) SAP
3 4 (4.71%) Snow
4 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) hybris
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Xerox
6 1 (1.18%) jBASE
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle