Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 November 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 190 202
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -18
Contract jobs citing XHTML 14 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.84% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 14
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -23.50% +40.77%
10th Percentile £323 £313 £286
90th Percentile £438 £515 £526
England median daily rate £425 £398 £398
% change year-on-year +6.92% - +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £32.50 -
England median hourly rate £39.75 £38.75 £38.34
% change year-on-year +2.58% +1.08% +119.06%

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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1457 1555 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.75% 27.19% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 1136 1263
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.07% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 92
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.63 £30.00
90th Percentile £57.75 £53.88 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in the South West

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in the South West

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in the South West

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bristol -16 6 £350 - 1
Devon +2 5 £375 - 1
Somerset -1 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
XHTML
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) CMS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (28.57%) Web Design
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) SEO
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (14.29%) Social Media
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Liferay
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (21.43%) HTML Developer
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.14%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) JSP
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Social Media
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) SEO
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Delphi
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore