The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML5 over the 3 months to 17 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 Birmingham 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 29 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 31 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.09% 2.54% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.14% 8.50% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 16
Average daily rate £280 £285 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £373 £313
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 £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
162 153 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.60% 29.94% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML5
West Midlands

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML5 across the Birmingham region.

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (85.11%) CSS
3 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
4 27 (57.45%) CSS3
5 23 (48.94%) jQuery
6 17 (36.17%) MySQL
7 15 (31.91%) PHP
8 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
8 11 (23.40%) MVC
8 11 (23.40%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (19.15%) Sass
9 9 (19.15%) Web Development
10 7 (14.89%) JSON
10 7 (14.89%) Magento
10 7 (14.89%) WordPress
10 7 (14.89%) Android
10 7 (14.89%) Apple iOS
10 7 (14.89%) CMS
10 7 (14.89%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (14.89%) Adobe
10 7 (14.89%) SQL
10 7 (14.89%) .NET
11 6 (12.77%) Java
11 6 (12.77%) OO
12 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
12 5 (10.64%) Windows
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.64%) C#
12 5 (10.64%) Games
12 5 (10.64%) SEO

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing HTML5 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 HTML5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) CMS
1 7 (14.89%) WordPress
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) RubyGems
2 1 (2.13%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.13%) Grunt
2 1 (2.13%) TextMate
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (10.64%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Web Developer
3 16 (34.04%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Games Developer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.13%) OO PHP Developer
8 1 (2.13%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (85.11%) CSS
3 27 (57.45%) CSS3
4 23 (48.94%) jQuery
5 9 (19.15%) Sass
6 7 (14.89%) .NET
6 7 (14.89%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) WCF
7 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) LINQ
8 3 (6.38%) RESTful
8 3 (6.38%) WPF
9 2 (4.26%) WF
9 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.26%) Spring
9 2 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.26%) J2EE
9 2 (4.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Android
1 7 (14.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Fedora
4 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
1 11 (23.40%) MVC
1 11 (23.40%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (19.15%) Web Development
3 6 (12.77%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) SEO
4 5 (10.64%) Game Development
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.51%) OOP
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
5 4 (8.51%) Web Design
5 4 (8.51%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) Content Management
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) BDD
7 2 (4.26%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.91%) PHP
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) PHP5
6 4 (8.51%) Scala
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Adobe
2 2 (4.26%) Sony
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.13%) iRise
3 1 (2.13%) Sencha
3 1 (2.13%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.13%) Facebook
3 1 (2.13%) Zend
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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