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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing XHTML 1 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 2.50% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 9
Median daily rate £125 £345 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.76% +12.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.85% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.44%

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
457 520 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.03% 28.92% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 332 270
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) C#

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET