Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 40 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing XHTML 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.49% 0.63% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 2.25% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Watford median daily rate £375 - £325
10th Percentile £320 - £313
90th Percentile £483 - £338
Hertfordshire median daily rate £385 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +4.76% +13.08% -10.34%
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 114 89 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.13% 27.81% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 54 36
Watford median daily rate £380 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.80% -4.24% +13.79%
10th Percentile £211 £258 £269
90th Percentile £550 £573 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year +133.33% +42.86% -51.65%

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 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XHTML in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XHTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for XHTML.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 15 (100.00%) Magento
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) PHP
4 9 (60.00%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) Apache
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) MySQL
5 8 (53.33%) Zend
5 8 (53.33%) LAMP
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
6 7 (46.67%) Open Source
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) XSL
7 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) HTTP
7 6 (40.00%) Sass
7 6 (40.00%) LESS
7 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (40.00%) User Experience
7 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (33.33%) Java
9 4 (26.67%) JSP
9 4 (26.67%) IBM

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 9 (60.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Grunt
3 3 (20.00%) gulp
3 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Log4j
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Magento Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) LAMP
4 7 (46.67%) XSL
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) LESS
5 6 (40.00%) Sass
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) JSP
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) J2EE
8 1 (6.67%) JDBC
8 1 (6.67%) JMS
8 1 (6.67%) Servlets
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
8 1 (6.67%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) XSD
8 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Vector Graphics
3 2 (13.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
4 7 (46.67%) Open Source
5 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.67%) DNA
8 1 (6.67%) RAD
8 1 (6.67%) UML
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Zend
2 4 (26.67%) hybris
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Martini
3 1 (6.67%) Demandware
3 1 (6.67%) Elastic Path