The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 29 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)
England / North East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 -
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £443 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £328 £375
% change year-on-year +8.39% -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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 258 270 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 38.80% 23.44% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 181 115
Median daily rate £385 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.75% +2.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in the North East

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 North East region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared