The first table below looks at the demand for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 42 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing XHTML 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.40% 3.17% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 9.72% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +2.45%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 72 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.48% 32.58% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 20
Average daily rate £275 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XHTML
East Midlands

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 4 - - 2
Lutterworth - - - -
XHTML
East Midlands

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) Ajax
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (41.67%) JSP
6 5 (41.67%) Zend
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) SEO
6 5 (41.67%) CMS
6 5 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (33.33%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) Apple
8 3 (25.00%) Retail
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) WordPress
8 3 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (25.00%) Android Development
8 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (25.00%) CSS3

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) Ajax
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) JSP
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
8 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (8.33%) JSON
9 1 (8.33%) SOAP
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) SEO
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Zend
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Razor Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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