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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 38 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing XHTML 31 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.94% 1.46% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.49% 5.88% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.81%
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
188 153 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.89% 24.84% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 89 109
Average daily rate £366 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £268 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.94 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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 2 July 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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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 +5 20 £363 -3.33% 1
St Albans - 1 - -
XHTML
East of England

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 40 (90.91%) CSS
3 38 (86.36%) E-Commerce
4 32 (72.73%) W3C
4 32 (72.73%) Semantic HTML
5 29 (65.91%) JSP
6 26 (59.09%) Java
6 26 (59.09%) JSTL
7 23 (52.27%) User Experience
8 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (29.55%) Sass
9 12 (27.27%) Bower
9 12 (27.27%) Grunt
9 12 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (27.27%) CMS
10 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) OO
12 5 (11.36%) UNIX
12 5 (11.36%) SQL
12 5 (11.36%) J2EE
12 5 (11.36%) MVC
12 5 (11.36%) Internet
13 4 (9.09%) Web 2.0
13 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
13 4 (9.09%) XPath
13 4 (9.09%) jQuery
13 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (27.27%) CMS
1 12 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Tridion
2 3 (6.82%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) DB2
2 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Grunt
1 12 (27.27%) Bower
2 4 (9.09%) Ant
2 4 (9.09%) JUnit
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) Log4j
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.27%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Designer
7 1 (2.27%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (90.91%) CSS
3 32 (72.73%) Semantic HTML
4 29 (65.91%) JSP
5 26 (59.09%) JSTL
6 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (29.55%) Sass
7 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.36%) J2EE
9 4 (9.09%) EJB
9 4 (9.09%) JDBC
9 4 (9.09%) Servlets
9 4 (9.09%) Struts
9 4 (9.09%) Web Services
9 4 (9.09%) XML
9 4 (9.09%) jQuery
9 4 (9.09%) XSLT
9 4 (9.09%) JMS
9 4 (9.09%) XMLBeans
9 4 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (72.73%) W3C
2 23 (52.27%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) HPUX
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) E-Commerce
2 7 (15.91%) OO
3 5 (11.36%) MVC
4 4 (9.09%) RAD
4 4 (9.09%) Content Management
4 4 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
5 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 1 (2.27%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.27%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.27%) DevOps
6 1 (2.27%) Functional Programming
6 1 (2.27%) SOA
6 1 (2.27%) Scrum
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (59.09%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) XPath
4 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) IBM
1 4 (9.09%) Interwoven
1 4 (9.09%) ATG
1 4 (9.09%) Blue Martini
1 4 (9.09%) Elastic Path
2 3 (6.82%) Zend