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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank - 18 22
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 6.38% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 18.18% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £163
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -40.00%
XHTML
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
17 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 12.88% 35.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 29
Average daily rate £388 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) W3C
1 5 (100.00%) JSTL
1 5 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Retail

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) JSTL
1 5 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) W3C
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript