The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 June 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 150 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 -  
Contract jobs citing XHTML 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.092% 0.034% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +4.64% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year -24.67% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 652 647 657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 30.12% 22.01% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 377 308
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Scotland

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Scotland

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Glasgow +11 2 £400 -
XHTML
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) XML

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter