The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML 29 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 20.86% 23.46% 23.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.04% 52.78% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.50 £25.37
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +4.47%
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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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 33.09% 44.44% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 15
Average daily rate £375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the Watford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

HTML Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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 33 (75.00%) CSS
2 30 (68.18%) E-Commerce
3 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 27 (61.36%) Retail
4 24 (54.55%) Finance
4 24 (54.55%) Manufacturing
4 24 (54.55%) Java
5 19 (43.18%) User Experience
6 18 (40.91%) HTML5
7 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 16 (36.36%) XML
8 15 (34.09%) UNIX
9 14 (31.82%) Degree
10 13 (29.55%) J2EE
10 13 (29.55%) IBM
10 13 (29.55%) MQSeries
10 13 (29.55%) CSS3
11 12 (27.27%) XHTML
11 12 (27.27%) Photoshop
11 12 (27.27%) JSP
11 12 (27.27%) jQuery
12 11 (25.00%) JSTL
13 10 (22.73%) Ajax
13 10 (22.73%) W3C
14 9 (20.45%) Internet
14 9 (20.45%) DB2
14 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
14 9 (20.45%) Content Management
14 9 (20.45%) Semantic HTML
15 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (29.55%) MQSeries
2 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 7 (15.91%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (11.36%) InDesign
4 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) DB2
2 8 (18.18%) MySQL
3 6 (13.64%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Ant
1 7 (15.91%) JUnit
1 7 (15.91%) Log4j
1 7 (15.91%) Subversion
1 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (13.64%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) Axure RP
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 27 (61.36%) Retail
2 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Designer
3 11 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Digital Designer
5 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Tester
7 5 (11.36%) Photoshop Designer
7 5 (11.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.82%) User Experience Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior User Experience Designer
9 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.27%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Interface Designer
10 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) CSS
2 18 (40.91%) HTML5
3 16 (36.36%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) J2EE
4 13 (29.55%) CSS3
5 12 (27.27%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) JSP
5 12 (27.27%) XHTML
6 11 (25.00%) JSTL
7 10 (22.73%) Ajax
8 9 (20.45%) Semantic HTML
9 8 (18.18%) SOAP
10 7 (15.91%) Struts
10 7 (15.91%) Servlets
10 7 (15.91%) JMS
10 7 (15.91%) XSLT
10 7 (15.91%) XMLBeans
10 7 (15.91%) JSON
10 7 (15.91%) REST
11 6 (13.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) User Experience
2 10 (22.73%) W3C
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (15.91%) Web 2.0
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) PKI
7 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) UNIX
2 7 (15.91%) HPUX
2 7 (15.91%) Solaris
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) E-Commerce
2 9 (20.45%) Content Management
3 8 (18.18%) OO
3 8 (18.18%) System Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.55%) People Management
7 2 (4.55%) UML
7 2 (4.55%) RAD
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Web Design
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) XPath
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (18.18%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) IBM
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Interwoven
4 6 (13.64%) Adobe
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Sun
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.55%) ATG
6 2 (4.55%) Blue Martini
6 2 (4.55%) Elastic Path