Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 497 553 522
Rank change year-on-year +56 -31 -84
Contract jobs citing XHTML 43 82 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.45% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 64 83
London median daily rate £488 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.77% -10.58% +18.75%
10th Percentile £394 £321 £301
90th Percentile £638 £584 £538
England median daily rate £475 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +15.15% -5.71% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.00 £41.75 £39.88
% change year-on-year +26.95% +4.70% -11.39%

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 12,548 18,306 17,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.95% 39.19% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,262 13,873 13,459
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £375 £369 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 83 104
London median hourly rate £47.83 £39.38 £29.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.47% +34.34% -26.73%
10th Percentile £17.50 £19.42 £19.13
90th Percentile £78.75 £62.10 £48.47
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +45 9 £475 +35.71% 1
West London +27 2 £600 -14.29%
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (90.70%) CSS
3 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) Ajax
5 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) XML
6 16 (37.21%) Front End Development
7 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
8 13 (30.23%) React
9 12 (27.91%) User Experience
9 12 (27.91%) Java
10 11 (25.58%) jQuery
11 9 (20.93%) JSP
11 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
11 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (20.93%) Sass
11 9 (20.93%) Node.js
11 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (20.93%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 9 (20.93%) Sprint Planning
12 8 (18.60%) HTML5
12 8 (18.60%) CSS3
12 8 (18.60%) Photoshop
12 8 (18.60%) W3C
12 8 (18.60%) Ruby
13 7 (16.28%) TDD
13 7 (16.28%) Web Development
13 7 (16.28%) Games
13 7 (16.28%) .NET
13 7 (16.28%) Sketch

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 (13.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.65%) Drupal
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Photoshop
2 7 (16.28%) Sketch
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.33%) InVision
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Magento
1 6 (13.95%) Shopify
2 1 (2.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Azure
2 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.33%) HBase
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Grunt
1 6 (13.95%) Jasmine
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
1 6 (13.95%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) SonarQube
3 3 (6.98%) ERwin
4 2 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.65%) gulp
4 2 (4.65%) jMock
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.65%) TestNG
5 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (16.28%) Games
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (18.60%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (16.28%) React Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) ServiceNow Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Portal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) JSP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (90.70%) CSS
3 22 (51.16%) Ajax
4 17 (39.53%) XML
5 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
6 13 (30.23%) React
7 11 (25.58%) jQuery
8 9 (20.93%) JSP
8 9 (20.93%) Node.js
8 9 (20.93%) Sass
8 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (18.60%) CSS3
9 8 (18.60%) HTML5
10 7 (16.28%) .NET
11 6 (13.95%) JSTL
11 6 (13.95%) Semantic HTML
11 6 (13.95%) Vue.js
12 5 (11.63%) Angular 2
12 5 (11.63%) J2EE
12 5 (11.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) User Experience
2 8 (18.60%) W3C
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
1 6 (13.95%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Front End Development
3 9 (20.93%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (20.93%) Sprint Planning
4 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Web Development
4 7 (16.28%) Wireframes
5 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Web Design
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
7 4 (9.30%) ITSM
7 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Service Management
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.91%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) Ruby
4 5 (11.63%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) hybris
1 6 (13.95%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Alias
4 2 (4.65%) Google
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.33%) FatWire
5 1 (2.33%) Qubit