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 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 65 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing XHTML 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.39% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.36% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £425 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.54 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+88.28% -1.17%
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
210 220 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.10% 28.28% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 100 96
Average daily rate £350 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £493 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 9
Average hourly rate £19.45 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - - - -
Warrington - - - -
XHTML
North West

XHTML
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#