Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 42 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 -3
Contract jobs citing XHTML 2 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% 1.68% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 5.38% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Watford median daily rate £500 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +8.97% +7.59%
10th Percentile £450 £388 £367
90th Percentile £550 £463 £399
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £360 £390
% change year-on-year +31.94% -7.69% +7.59%
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 106 130 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.28% 31.25% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 65 35
Watford median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £163 £263 £225
90th Percentile £556 £538 £523
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £48.25 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +221.67% -47.37% +36.14%

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XSL

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend