The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for XHTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 71
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.38% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

XHTML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 266 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.28% 27.12% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 192 163
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing XHTML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in Cheshire

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XHTML in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Cheshire

XHTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XHTML in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

XHTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft