The table below looks at the statistics for HTML5 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 HTML5 over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 13 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 14 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.20% 9.76% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.11% 21.62% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -4.00%
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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
45 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 36.00% 45.12% 51.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 16
Average daily rate £375 £414 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% +27.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £381 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML5 across the Watford region.

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in Watford

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 17 (80.95%) CSS3
4 13 (61.90%) Photoshop
4 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
5 10 (47.62%) W3C
5 10 (47.62%) Adobe
5 10 (47.62%) XHTML
5 10 (47.62%) JSP
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
6 8 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (38.10%) Retail
7 5 (23.81%) JSTL
7 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (23.81%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (23.81%) Analytics
7 5 (23.81%) InDesign
7 5 (23.81%) Web Design
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 1 (4.76%) C#
10 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
10 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
10 1 (4.76%) VPN

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing HTML5 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 HTML5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Photoshop
2 8 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (23.81%) InDesign
4 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
1 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Designer
2 8 (38.10%) Digital Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 17 (80.95%) CSS3
4 10 (47.62%) JSP
4 10 (47.62%) XHTML
5 5 (23.81%) JSTL
5 5 (23.81%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Web Design
2 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
3 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft