The first table below looks at the demand for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Belfast region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 6 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing HTML 15 38 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 15.15% 16.45% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 30.40% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 3
Average daily rate - £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 125 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 44.44% 54.11% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 90 9
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML
County Antrim

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTML across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

HTML
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML across the Belfast region.

HTML Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML across the Belfast region.

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing HTML 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 HTML.

1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Java EE
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Dojo
5 7 (41.18%) RAD
5 7 (41.18%) Eclipse
5 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (35.29%) Active Record
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (23.53%) Alfresco
8 4 (23.53%) JRuby
8 4 (23.53%) Sass
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (23.53%) RubyMine
8 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
8 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) C#
10 1 (5.88%) SQL

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing HTML 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 HTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Eclipse
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (23.53%) RubyMine
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) Java EE
3 7 (41.18%) HTML5
3 7 (41.18%) Dojo
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) JRuby
6 4 (23.53%) Sass
6 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) JSP
8 1 (5.88%) SOAP
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) Spring
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
1 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
3 7 (41.18%) RAD
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Active Record
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Telerik