The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 76 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing XHTML 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.30% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.14% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Median daily rate £393 £413 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.90% -15.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - £36.25
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
259 263 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.47% 26.57% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 186 99
Median daily rate £425 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £543 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -59.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing XHTML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 3 £393 -
XHTML
North West

XHTML
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) OO

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
1 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP