The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank - 35 27
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.73% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.64% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £189 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -40.00%
XHTML
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 55 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.53% 20.07% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 30
Average daily rate £419 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the Bedfordshire region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire