The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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)
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 237 221
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16  
Contract jobs citing XHTML 32 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 1.13% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 24
South East median daily rate £368 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
10th Percentile £313 £275 £268
90th Percentile £464 £350 £425
England median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.83% -  
England median hourly rate £29.00 £38.50 £24.92
% change year-on-year -24.67% +54.49%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2107 2379 2407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.29% 26.70% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5543 5677
South East median daily rate £403 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +10.34%  
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 192 68
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
10th Percentile £19.38 £12.25 £15.58
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XHTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in the South East

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in the South East

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XHTML in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XHTML in the South East

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in the South East

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Buckinghamshire -12 9 £391 +11.78%
Oxfordshire -10 7 £469 +33.92%
Berkshire - 5 £375 - 1
Hampshire -4 3 - - 1
East Sussex - 3 £338 -
West Sussex - 3 £325 - 1
Kent - 1 £368 -
Middlesex - 1 £130 -
XHTML
England

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

1 62 (100.00%) HTML
1 62 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 61 (98.39%) CSS
3 53 (85.48%) jQuery
4 44 (70.97%) CSS3
5 40 (64.52%) Ajax
6 34 (54.84%) CMS
6 34 (54.84%) HTML5
7 32 (51.61%) Web Development
8 27 (43.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (35.48%) C#
9 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (35.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 18 (29.03%) EPiServer
11 17 (27.42%) Front End Development
12 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 16 (25.81%) Content Management
12 16 (25.81%) OO
13 15 (24.19%) XML
14 13 (20.97%) .NET
14 13 (20.97%) Sass
14 13 (20.97%) Node.js
15 12 (19.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 10 (16.13%) Umbraco
17 9 (14.52%) User Experience
17 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
18 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
18 8 (12.90%) MVC
18 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 6 (9.68%) React

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 34 (54.84%) CMS
2 18 (29.03%) EPiServer
3 10 (16.13%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) DNN
5 2 (3.23%) Drupal
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.23%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Grunt
1 5 (8.06%) gulp
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Protractor
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) WebStorm
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript Developer
2 27 (43.55%) Web Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (27.42%) EPiServer Developer
5 16 (25.81%) HTML CSS Developer
5 16 (25.81%) HTML Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Marketing Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) PHP Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) SEO Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Web Content Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) Web Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (98.39%) CSS
3 53 (85.48%) jQuery
4 44 (70.97%) CSS3
5 40 (64.52%) Ajax
6 34 (54.84%) HTML5
7 27 (43.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
9 15 (24.19%) XML
10 13 (20.97%) .NET
10 13 (20.97%) Node.js
10 13 (20.97%) Sass
11 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
12 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (9.68%) React
14 5 (8.06%) JSON
14 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (6.45%) Angular 2
16 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
16 1 (1.61%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Animation
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Web Development
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 17 (27.42%) Front End Development
4 16 (25.81%) Content Management
4 16 (25.81%) OO
5 12 (19.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Wireframes
8 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 2 (3.23%) Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) Internet Marketing
9 2 (3.23%) Line Management
9 2 (3.23%) Pay per click
9 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.23%) SDLC
9 2 (3.23%) SEO
9 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.23%) Time Management
9 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (35.48%) C#
3 5 (8.06%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
4 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.23%) C
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
1 1 (1.61%) CloudForms
1 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) Telerik
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore