The first table below looks at the demand for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML 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 for the Hertfordshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 51 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing XHTML 9 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 3.25% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 10.05% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+62.00% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
172 199 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.56% 32.31% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 103 159
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
XHTML
East of England

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XHTML
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 XHTML within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 7 £375 - 3
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
XHTML
East of England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 49 (100.00%) HTML
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (91.84%) CSS
3 29 (59.18%) E-Commerce
4 28 (57.14%) JSP
5 25 (51.02%) W3C
6 22 (44.90%) HTML5
7 21 (42.86%) CSS3
7 21 (42.86%) Retail
8 19 (38.78%) Finance
8 19 (38.78%) OO
9 18 (36.73%) JSTL
10 17 (34.69%) Java
10 17 (34.69%) Manufacturing
11 16 (32.65%) Semantic HTML
12 13 (26.53%) Web Design
13 12 (24.49%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (24.49%) Ajax
14 11 (22.45%) jQuery
14 11 (22.45%) Internet
15 10 (20.41%) Adobe
15 10 (20.41%) Analytics
16 9 (18.37%) PHP
16 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
17 8 (16.33%) XML
17 8 (16.33%) Web Development
18 7 (14.29%) MySQL
18 7 (14.29%) Intranet
18 7 (14.29%) Extranet
19 6 (12.24%) Subversion

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.16%) Drupal
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Tridion
2 1 (2.04%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Internet
2 7 (14.29%) Extranet
2 7 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) Jasmine
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.16%) Log4j
General
1 21 (42.86%) Retail
2 19 (38.78%) Finance
3 17 (34.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (97.96%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.20%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (10.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.12%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.08%) User Experience Developer
7 2 (4.08%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior User Experience Designer
8 1 (2.04%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (2.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) HTML
2 45 (91.84%) CSS
3 28 (57.14%) JSP
4 22 (44.90%) HTML5
5 21 (42.86%) CSS3
6 18 (36.73%) JSTL
7 16 (32.65%) Semantic HTML
8 12 (24.49%) Ajax
9 11 (22.45%) jQuery
10 8 (16.33%) XML
11 6 (12.24%) XSLT
12 4 (8.16%) JMS
12 4 (8.16%) LAMP
12 4 (8.16%) XMLBeans
12 4 (8.16%) Servlets
12 4 (8.16%) Struts
12 4 (8.16%) JDBC
12 4 (8.16%) J2EE
12 4 (8.16%) EJB
13 3 (6.12%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) W3C
2 4 (8.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
2 4 (8.16%) HPUX
2 4 (8.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) E-Commerce
2 19 (38.78%) OO
3 13 (26.53%) Web Design
4 12 (24.49%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (20.41%) Analytics
6 8 (16.33%) Web Development
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Content Management
8 4 (8.16%) RAD
8 4 (8.16%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) SEO
9 2 (4.08%) OOP
9 2 (4.08%) MVC
9 2 (4.08%) Scrum
10 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.04%) Usability Testing
10 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.69%) Java
3 9 (18.37%) PHP
4 6 (12.24%) XPath
5 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Section 508
2 1 (2.04%) WAI
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Adobe
2 5 (10.20%) Interwoven
3 4 (8.16%) ATG
3 4 (8.16%) Blue Martini
3 4 (8.16%) Zend
3 4 (8.16%) Elastic Path
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Stellent
5 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) Endeca
5 1 (2.04%) Yahoo!
Hertfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-400 Per Day
Posted: 27 days ago