The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside 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 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing HTML5 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.09% 5.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 20.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £188 -
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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.94% 26.63% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 36
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £153 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £448 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.79 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.10% -40.85%
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 Merseyside

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

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HTML5
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 3 - - 8
St Helens - - - - 2
Birkenhead - - - - 1
HTML5
North West

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) Sybase
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
8 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) WCF

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 1 (11.11%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik