The first table below looks at the demand for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 118 84 104
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Contract jobs citing XHTML 11 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 1.22% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 4.29% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 8
Average daily rate £250 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £382 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +2.45%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
757 583 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.47% 28.40% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 316 326
Average daily rate £315 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XHTML
England

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire -32 7 £295 -1.66% 11
North Yorkshire 0 4 £250 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
XHTML
England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) XML
4 15 (41.67%) SQL
5 13 (36.11%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) .NET
6 12 (33.33%) MySQL
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
8 10 (27.78%) Web Services
9 9 (25.00%) Project Management
9 9 (25.00%) Scrum
9 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (25.00%) Java
9 9 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) REST
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
10 8 (22.22%) J2EE
10 8 (22.22%) XSD
10 8 (22.22%) SOAP
10 8 (22.22%) JBoss
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (19.44%) TDD
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) XSL

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Report Developer
4 3 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) UI Programmer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience Designer
6 1 (2.78%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (44.44%) XML
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) Web Services
6 9 (25.00%) Ajax
6 9 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) REST
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) XSD
7 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 7 (19.44%) XSL
8 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (16.67%) JAX-WS
9 6 (16.67%) Spring
9 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 6 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) W3C
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
1 4 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 9 (25.00%) Scrum
2 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 6 (16.67%) JVM Tuning
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.33%) DSDM
7 3 (8.33%) RUP
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) C#
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) JBoss
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle