The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%
XHTML
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
246 197 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.42% 26.66% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 136 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.16% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) C#
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 4 (44.44%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 4 (44.44%) Unix
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Subversion
7 3 (33.33%) Ruby
7 3 (33.33%) Ajax
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Internet
7 3 (33.33%) Web Design
7 3 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) Python
7 3 (33.33%) HTTP
7 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (33.33%) C++
7 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (33.33%) HTML5
7 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 2 (22.22%) jQuery
9 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) D3.js
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet