The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 159 141 107
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -34
Contract jobs citing XHTML 4 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.45% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 2.08% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 26
Median daily rate £360 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £376 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £519 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £319
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.72%
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
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
960 817 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.91% 21.63% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 521 416
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £16.16 £20.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in the North West

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester -16 4 £360 -5.26% 3
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) Animation
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) QUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
4 3 (33.33%) JsTestDriver
4 3 (33.33%) GitHub
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) YUI
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 3 (33.33%) JsTestDriver
2 3 (33.33%) QUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Designer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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