Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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.

Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 27 27
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +4
Contract jobs citing XHTML 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.27% 5.63% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 20.78% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Watford median daily rate £500 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% +7.59% -3.33%
10th Percentile £406 £367 £356
90th Percentile £585 £399 £369
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +28.21% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

XHTML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 152 77 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.47% 27.11% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 31 38
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £271 £213 £294
90th Percentile £591 £500 £441
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -47.37% +36.14% -49.55%

XHTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing XHTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XHTML in Watford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XHTML in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Demandware
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Magento
5 4 (40.00%) DNA
5 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) XSL
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (30.00%) EJB
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) Servlets
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) LAMP
6 3 (30.00%) Games
6 3 (30.00%) Zend
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) nginx

XHTML
Co-occurring 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Log4j
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Demandware Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Java Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) EJB
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (30.00%) Servlets
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) XSL
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) JSTL
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSD
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) DNA
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) RAD
6 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Demandware
2 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Zend
4 1 (10.00%) ATG
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Path
4 1 (10.00%) hybris