The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML5 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 Cheshire 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
HTML5
Rank 38 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 37 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.37% 1.86% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.78% 8.43% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 2
Average daily rate £350 £319 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -
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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 166 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.29% 22.10% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML5
North West

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

HTML5
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HTML5 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HTML5
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -3 17 £350 +9.80% 2
Knutsford +4 2 £363 -23.68%
Warrington -2 2 - - 5
Macclesfield - 1 £300 - 2
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Winsford - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Frodsham - - - -
HTML5
North West

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 75 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (81.33%) CSS
3 55 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 46 (61.33%) CSS3
5 45 (60.00%) .NET
5 45 (60.00%) TDD
6 43 (57.33%) jQuery
7 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (42.67%) SQL
9 29 (38.67%) C#
9 29 (38.67%) JSON
10 27 (36.00%) Pair Programming
11 25 (33.33%) Scrum
12 22 (29.33%) MVC
13 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
14 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
14 18 (24.00%) Ajax
15 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
16 14 (18.67%) Web Development
16 14 (18.67%) .NET Framework
16 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
17 13 (17.33%) RESTful
17 13 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (17.33%) Requirements Management
18 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
19 11 (14.67%) Java
19 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 10 (13.33%) User Stories
20 10 (13.33%) SQL Server

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (5.33%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 1 (1.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
5 2 (2.67%) MS Office
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) SMTP
2 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.67%) MS Access
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.00%) Moq
2 3 (4.00%) Maven
2 3 (4.00%) Subversion
2 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.33%) WiX
4 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Local Government
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Designer
4 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (4.00%) User Experience Designer
8 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Web Designer
8 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (81.33%) CSS
3 46 (61.33%) CSS3
4 45 (60.00%) .NET
5 43 (57.33%) jQuery
6 29 (38.67%) JSON
7 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
8 18 (24.00%) Ajax
9 14 (18.67%) .NET Framework
10 13 (17.33%) RESTful
11 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (12.00%) WCF
13 7 (9.33%) XML
14 6 (8.00%) WPF
14 6 (8.00%) LINQ
14 6 (8.00%) NHibernate
14 6 (8.00%) REST
14 6 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.67%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) TDD
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.00%) Pair Programming
4 25 (33.33%) Scrum
5 22 (29.33%) MVC
6 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
7 14 (18.67%) Web Development
7 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (17.33%) Requirements Management
9 10 (13.33%) User Stories
9 10 (13.33%) Refactoring
10 8 (10.67%) OO
10 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
12 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.67%) MVVM
13 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
13 5 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 55 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 32 (42.67%) SQL
3 29 (38.67%) C#
4 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (14.67%) Java
6 4 (5.33%) XPath
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
7 2 (2.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) DevExpress
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.67%) Mercator
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Twitter
4 2 (2.67%) Vertica
5 1 (1.33%) hybris
5 1 (1.33%) ATG
5 1 (1.33%) Zend
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