The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 64 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing XHTML 28 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 1.92% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 6.49% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £304 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £283 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
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
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
411 339 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.27% 29.66% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 207 265
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Average hourly rate £11.25 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.90% -5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Wigan - - - -
XHTML
North West

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) jQuery
3 24 (54.55%) HTML5
3 24 (54.55%) XML
4 22 (50.00%) CSS3
5 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 20 (45.45%) TDD
6 19 (43.18%) Ajax
6 19 (43.18%) Scrum
7 17 (38.64%) Degree
8 15 (34.09%) XSLT
9 14 (31.82%) C#
9 14 (31.82%) XPath
9 14 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
10 13 (29.55%) iOS Development
10 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS
10 13 (29.55%) .NET
10 13 (29.55%) OOP
10 13 (29.55%) Web Services
11 12 (27.27%) NHS
11 12 (27.27%) Web Design
12 11 (25.00%) Open Source
12 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
13 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
13 10 (22.73%) SOA
13 10 (22.73%) OO

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (15.91%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) Apache
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Solr
3 5 (11.36%) Orchard CMS
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Mingle
4 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) RavenDB
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.64%) Mercurial
3 6 (13.64%) JIRA
4 5 (11.36%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.27%) Games
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) iOS Developer
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.27%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.27%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (61.36%) jQuery
3 24 (54.55%) XML
3 24 (54.55%) HTML5
4 22 (50.00%) CSS3
5 19 (43.18%) Ajax
6 15 (34.09%) XSLT
7 14 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
8 13 (29.55%) .NET
8 13 (29.55%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
9 7 (15.91%) Sass
10 6 (13.64%) PhoneGap
10 6 (13.64%) RESTful
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (13.64%) SOAP
11 5 (11.36%) WSDL
11 5 (11.36%) SAML
11 5 (11.36%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) NHS
3 11 (25.00%) Open Source
4 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
5 7 (15.91%) Web 2.0
6 5 (11.36%) Animation
7 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 4 (9.09%) Linked Data
8 3 (6.82%) User Experience
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Media
9 2 (4.55%) Semantic Web
9 2 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (2.27%) IPTV
10 1 (2.27%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Phone
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) TDD
3 19 (43.18%) Scrum
4 13 (29.55%) OOP
4 13 (29.55%) iOS Development
5 12 (27.27%) Web Design
6 10 (22.73%) OO
6 10 (22.73%) SOA
6 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.45%) MVC
7 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.36%) Workflow
9 5 (11.36%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
10 4 (9.09%) RDF
10 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 4 (9.09%) Use Case
11 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) XPath
3 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) SPARQL
7 3 (6.82%) Scala
7 3 (6.82%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Facebook
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
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