The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 51 61 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs citing XHTML 15 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.90% 1.02% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 3.69% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£369 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.34 - £26.25
XHTML
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 217 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.78% 27.57% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 147 84
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015. 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 +2 8 £363 -3.33%
XHTML
East of England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 42 (97.67%) JavaScript
3 36 (83.72%) CSS
3 36 (83.72%) E-Commerce
4 29 (67.44%) W3C
5 28 (65.12%) Semantic HTML
6 27 (62.79%) JSP
7 25 (58.14%) Java
8 24 (55.81%) JSTL
9 18 (41.86%) User Experience
10 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 10 (23.26%) OO
10 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
10 10 (23.26%) Sass
11 9 (20.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (20.93%) Bower
11 9 (20.93%) Grunt
11 9 (20.93%) Internet
11 9 (20.93%) CMS
12 8 (18.60%) UNIX
12 8 (18.60%) SQL
12 8 (18.60%) J2EE
13 7 (16.28%) JDBC
13 7 (16.28%) Servlets
13 7 (16.28%) Struts
13 7 (16.28%) Perl
13 7 (16.28%) DB2
13 7 (16.28%) Ant
13 7 (16.28%) JUnit

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (20.93%) CMS
1 9 (20.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (16.28%) MQSeries
2 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Tridion
2 3 (6.98%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.28%) DB2
2 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Grunt
1 9 (20.93%) Bower
2 7 (16.28%) Ant
2 7 (16.28%) JUnit
2 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.28%) Log4j
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Web Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.33%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 36 (83.72%) CSS
3 28 (65.12%) Semantic HTML
4 27 (62.79%) JSP
5 24 (55.81%) JSTL
6 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (23.26%) Sass
7 8 (18.60%) J2EE
8 7 (16.28%) EJB
8 7 (16.28%) JDBC
8 7 (16.28%) Servlets
8 7 (16.28%) Struts
8 7 (16.28%) XMLBeans
8 7 (16.28%) Ajax
8 7 (16.28%) XML
8 7 (16.28%) XSLT
8 7 (16.28%) JMS
8 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (67.44%) W3C
2 18 (41.86%) User Experience
3 7 (16.28%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) UNIX
3 7 (16.28%) HPUX
3 7 (16.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) E-Commerce
2 10 (23.26%) OO
3 7 (16.28%) RAD
3 7 (16.28%) Content Management
3 7 (16.28%) UML
4 5 (11.63%) MVC
5 3 (6.98%) Open Source
5 3 (6.98%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.33%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile First
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
7 1 (2.33%) Web Design
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (58.14%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) XPath
4 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.28%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Clojure
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Interwoven
1 7 (16.28%) ATG
1 7 (16.28%) Blue Martini
1 7 (16.28%) IBM
1 7 (16.28%) Elastic Path
2 3 (6.98%) Zend
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe