The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for XHTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 15 19
Contract jobs citing XHTML 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 5.10% 6.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £57.50

XHTML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 50 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 26.50% 51.02% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 25
Median daily rate £350 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing XHTML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XHTML in Watford

XHTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XHTML in Watford

XHTML
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend