The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML5
Rank 32 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML5 27 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.67% 4.55% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.77% 18.18% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £434 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +18.18%
HTML5
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 187 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.90% 25.00% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 2015.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

HTML5
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HTML5 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) HTML
2 47 (82.46%) CSS
3 46 (80.70%) JavaScript
4 33 (57.89%) jQuery
5 29 (50.88%) CSS3
6 20 (35.09%) MVC
7 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) MySQL
10 12 (21.05%) .NET
10 12 (21.05%) C#
11 11 (19.30%) PHP
12 10 (17.54%) Java
12 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.54%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (15.79%) Web Services
14 8 (14.04%) OO
14 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.04%) CMS
14 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
15 7 (12.28%) WCF
15 7 (12.28%) WordPress
15 7 (12.28%) Linux
15 7 (12.28%) Backbone.js
16 6 (10.53%) REST
16 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
16 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
16 6 (10.53%) SQL
16 6 (10.53%) JSON
16 6 (10.53%) RESTful

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (14.04%) CMS
2 7 (12.28%) WordPress
3 4 (7.02%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Drupal
4 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.75%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Telnet
2 1 (1.75%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) NUnit
4 2 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.51%) Moq
4 2 (3.51%) Grunt
4 2 (3.51%) gulp
5 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (7.02%) Games
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Magento Developer
8 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Junior Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Senior SharePoint Developer
10 1 (1.75%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) HTML
2 47 (82.46%) CSS
3 33 (57.89%) jQuery
4 29 (50.88%) CSS3
5 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (21.05%) .NET
7 9 (15.79%) Web Services
8 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.28%) Backbone.js
9 7 (12.28%) WCF
10 6 (10.53%) RESTful
10 6 (10.53%) REST
10 6 (10.53%) JSON
10 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.77%) Ajax
11 5 (8.77%) Entity Framework
12 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.02%) Spring
12 4 (7.02%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) W3C
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) MVC
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (14.04%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 5 (8.77%) Content Management
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
7 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.02%) BDD
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) OOD
8 3 (5.26%) Workflow
8 3 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) Web Analytics
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Open Source
9 2 (3.51%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.05%) C#
3 11 (19.30%) PHP
4 10 (17.54%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) VB6
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) Scala
6 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Telerik
2 4 (7.02%) Adobe
3 3 (5.26%) Apple
3 3 (5.26%) Nintex
4 2 (3.51%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore