The first table below looks at the demand for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Watford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing HTML 29 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.17% 17.24% 8.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.77% 40.54% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £350 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £175 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.96% 42.53% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 19
Average daily rate £363 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML
Hertfordshire

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HTML
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

HTML Daily Rate Trend in Watford

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing HTML 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 HTML.

1 41 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 38 (80.85%) CSS
3 33 (70.21%) E-Commerce
4 30 (63.83%) JSP
5 28 (59.57%) XHTML
5 28 (59.57%) Retail
6 27 (57.45%) Finance
6 27 (57.45%) OO
7 26 (55.32%) Manufacturing
8 22 (46.81%) HTML5
9 20 (42.55%) Photoshop
10 19 (40.43%) W3C
11 18 (38.30%) CSS3
12 17 (36.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (36.17%) Adobe
12 17 (36.17%) Web Design
13 16 (34.04%) Java
13 16 (34.04%) SQL
13 16 (34.04%) Analytics
14 15 (31.91%) Internet
15 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
16 13 (27.66%) XML
16 13 (27.66%) jQuery
17 12 (25.53%) Ajax
17 12 (25.53%) UNIX
17 12 (25.53%) J2EE
18 11 (23.40%) Oracle
18 11 (23.40%) Ant
18 11 (23.40%) JUnit
18 11 (23.40%) XSLT

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing HTML 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 HTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) MQSeries
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.64%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) Drupal
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Tridion
1 5 (10.64%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) Intranet
2 3 (6.38%) Extranet
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.89%) DB2
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.51%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Ant
1 11 (23.40%) JUnit
1 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
1 11 (23.40%) Subversion
1 11 (23.40%) Log4j
2 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
General
1 28 (59.57%) Retail
2 27 (57.45%) Finance
3 26 (55.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.64%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Digital Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.26%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) CSS
2 30 (63.83%) JSP
3 28 (59.57%) XHTML
4 22 (46.81%) HTML5
5 18 (38.30%) CSS3
6 13 (27.66%) XML
6 13 (27.66%) jQuery
7 12 (25.53%) Ajax
7 12 (25.53%) J2EE
8 11 (23.40%) XSLT
8 11 (23.40%) Servlets
8 11 (23.40%) Struts
8 11 (23.40%) XMLBeans
9 8 (17.02%) JSTL
10 6 (12.77%) JMS
10 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
10 6 (12.77%) Spring
11 5 (10.64%) JSF
11 5 (10.64%) EJB
11 5 (10.64%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) W3C
2 11 (23.40%) Web 2.0
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.13%) RIA
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) UNIX
2 11 (23.40%) Solaris
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) E-Commerce
2 27 (57.45%) OO
3 17 (36.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (36.17%) Web Design
4 16 (34.04%) Analytics
5 6 (12.77%) Content Management
6 5 (10.64%) UML
6 5 (10.64%) RAD
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.13%) Validation
10 1 (2.13%) Logistics
10 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) Email Marketing
10 1 (2.13%) System Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.13%) MVC
10 1 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) XPath
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Adobe
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) IBM
4 6 (12.77%) Interwoven
5 5 (10.64%) Blue Martini
5 5 (10.64%) ATG
5 5 (10.64%) Elastic Path
6 3 (6.38%) Zend
7 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Facebook
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter