The first table below looks at the demand for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 24 April 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 for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 92 67 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Contract jobs citing XHTML 7 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 1.46% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 5.32% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Average daily rate £295 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £277 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.74 £24.76
% change year-on-year
+34.79% -4.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
547 357 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.17% 27.44% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 212 224
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XHTML
Yorkshire

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 7 £295 -1.66% 6
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
XHTML
Yorkshire

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (35.00%) TDD
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) EPiServer
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) XSLT
10 4 (20.00%) UNIX
10 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) W3C
10 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) Android

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 5 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 4 (20.00%) XSLT
9 3 (15.00%) WCF
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Sass
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (10.00%) XSD
10 2 (10.00%) J2EE
10 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) RUP
5 3 (15.00%) DSDM
5 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) EPiServer
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft