The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £142
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 101 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.91% 26.72% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 41
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside