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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 3 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing HTML 30 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 31.58% 24.30% 14.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.18% 65.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 1
Average daily rate £410 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
- +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £28.69 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -5.94%
HTML
Hertfordshire

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
44 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 46.32% 37.38% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 12
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 31 (63.27%) CSS
3 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
4 23 (46.94%) Retail
5 21 (42.86%) SQL
6 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (34.69%) jQuery
7 17 (34.69%) Front End Development
8 16 (32.65%) DB2
8 16 (32.65%) XML
9 15 (30.61%) Unix
9 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
10 14 (28.57%) Magento
10 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (26.53%) RESTful
11 13 (26.53%) TDD
11 13 (26.53%) Java
12 12 (24.49%) MVC
12 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
12 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (24.49%) Selenium
12 12 (24.49%) HTML5
12 12 (24.49%) CSS3
12 12 (24.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (22.45%) Coaching
13 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
13 11 (22.45%) QA
13 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
13 11 (22.45%) Subversion
13 11 (22.45%) PHP

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Magento
2 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) DB2
2 10 (20.41%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Selenium
2 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
3 9 (18.37%) PHPUnit
4 6 (12.24%) Appium
4 6 (12.24%) Axure RP
5 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.16%) HP UFT
6 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
7 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.12%) JIRA
7 3 (6.12%) Protractor
8 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.04%) Maven
8 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (46.94%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (22.45%) Automation Tester
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Selenium Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Web Tester
5 9 (18.37%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (18.37%) HTML Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 6 (12.24%) Designer
7 6 (12.24%) JSP Developer
7 6 (12.24%) UX Designer
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) CSS
2 17 (34.69%) jQuery
3 16 (32.65%) XML
4 13 (26.53%) RESTful
5 12 (24.49%) CSS3
5 12 (24.49%) HTML5
5 12 (24.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (20.41%) Flash
7 9 (18.37%) Ajax
7 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
7 9 (18.37%) JSON
8 8 (16.33%) LESS
8 8 (16.33%) Sass
8 8 (16.33%) XHTML
9 7 (14.29%) J2EE
10 6 (12.24%) .NET
10 6 (12.24%) Behat
11 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
12 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
12 3 (6.12%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) User Experience
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) W3C
5 2 (4.08%) iPad
5 2 (4.08%) iPhone
6 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Front End Development
4 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
5 13 (26.53%) TDD
6 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.49%) MVC
6 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
7 11 (22.45%) Coaching
7 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
8 10 (20.41%) Document Management
8 10 (20.41%) System Testing
9 9 (18.37%) BDD
10 8 (16.33%) OO
11 6 (12.24%) Web Development
12 5 (10.20%) User Stories
13 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.16%) Presales
13 4 (8.16%) Re-Platforming
13 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 11 (22.45%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) SOQL
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) HP
1 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.08%) Zend