The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 68 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.76% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 3.42% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.69 -
Web 2.0
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
188 117 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.68% 22.37% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 57 84
Average daily rate £280 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
Average hourly rate £20.25 £40.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.30% +89.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.43 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the Hertfordshire region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Watford -4 3 - -
Web 2.0
East of England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Interwoven
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
1 8 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Log4j
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) JDBC
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) EJB
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) RAD
2 3 (37.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) XPath
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Interwoven
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Sun
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) ATG
3 3 (37.50%) Blue Martini
3 3 (37.50%) Elastic Path