The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML 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 XHTML over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing XHTML 9 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.03% 14.29% 13.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 36.07% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
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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
58 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 45.31% 39.61% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 21
Average daily rate £388 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in Watford

XHTML
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) JSP
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JSTL
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) Semantic HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) W3C
3 6 (66.67%) CMS
3 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (66.67%) Grunt
3 6 (66.67%) Bower
3 6 (66.67%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Grunt
1 6 (66.67%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Front-End Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) JSP
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JSTL
2 8 (88.89%) Semantic HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree