The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 97 88 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -26
Contract jobs citing XHTML 4 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.68% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 2.97% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 18
Median daily rate £360 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £330 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £383
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 £38.75 £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -20.98%
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
502 370 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.11% 22.77% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 256 226
Median daily rate £375 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
Salford -5 1 £348 -11.46% 1
XHTML
North West

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester 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%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) QUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) JsTestDriver
2 3 (75.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Ext JS

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (75.00%) JsTestDriver
1 3 (75.00%) QUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript