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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 144 113 89
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -24
Contract jobs citing XHTML 9 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.65% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 2.69% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
Average daily rate
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£255 £320 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £405 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £23.74
% change year-on-year
- +34.79%
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
885 743 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.82% 24.23% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 428 330
Average daily rate £363 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.57 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £155.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -16 6 £253 -22.30% 9
Cheshire -11 3 £401 +33.50% 2
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (77.27%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Ajax
6 8 (36.36%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
8 6 (27.27%) XSLT
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) MVC
8 6 (27.27%) RESTful
9 5 (22.73%) XPath
9 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (22.73%) Web Design
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) PHP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Drupal
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) RavenDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Axure RP
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Cactus
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 11 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) Ajax
5 8 (36.36%) CSS3
6 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 6 (27.27%) RESTful
6 6 (27.27%) XSLT
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (22.73%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.64%) Sass
9 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
9 3 (13.64%) Laravel
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) NHS
4 3 (13.64%) Linked Data
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 3 (13.64%) Web 2.0
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Web Design
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) RDF
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) XPath
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) SPARQL
6 2 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Zend
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
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