The first table below looks at the demand for Microformats skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microformats over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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.

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3 months to
25 Jul 2014
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Contract jobs citing Microformats 0 0 0
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Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

Microformats
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microformats within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Microformats Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microformats
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microformats within the UK.

Microformats Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Microformats
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microformats within the UK.

Microformats Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Microformats
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microformats 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 Microformats.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) SNOMED CT
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Microformats
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microformats 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 Microformats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SNOMED CT