The table below looks at the statistics for HTML5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing HTML5 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.35% 1.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.08% 23.16% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 9
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe