The first table below looks at the demand for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 9 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing HTML 264 253 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.80% 9.35% 7.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.97% 32.31% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 132 154
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.81 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.49% +4.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.61 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £24.10 £37.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +6.87%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
734 783 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.46% 28.93% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 411 555
Average daily rate £325 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 37
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £25.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.61 £16.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
HTML
England

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTML
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

HTML Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HTML
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

HTML Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

HTML Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

HTML
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 160 £325 +10.63% 155
Cheshire -2 52 £300 -10.11% 58
Merseyside +12 30 £325 +8.33% 30
Lancashire -23 14 £270 -10.00% 29
Cumbria - - - - 1
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing HTML 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 HTML.

1 483 (85.49%) CSS
2 426 (75.40%) JavaScript
3 254 (44.96%) .NET
4 241 (42.65%) jQuery
5 240 (42.48%) C#
6 220 (38.94%) HTML5
7 153 (27.08%) ASP.NET
8 150 (26.55%) MVC
9 131 (23.19%) CSS3
10 125 (22.12%) TDD
11 124 (21.95%) SQL
12 116 (20.53%) SQL Server
12 116 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
13 113 (20.00%) Web Services
14 112 (19.82%) XML
15 86 (15.22%) Ajax
16 83 (14.69%) Java
17 77 (13.63%) PHP
18 72 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 69 (12.21%) Web Development
20 66 (11.68%) Scrum
21 62 (10.97%) MySQL
22 57 (10.09%) .NET Framework
23 56 (9.91%) XHTML
24 54 (9.56%) WCF
25 52 (9.20%) JSON
25 52 (9.20%) Visual Studio
26 49 (8.67%) E-Commerce
27 46 (8.14%) Linux
28 45 (7.96%) OOP

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing HTML 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 HTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 38 (6.73%) CMS
3 24 (4.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (2.83%) Apache
5 14 (2.48%) WordPress
6 13 (2.30%) Drupal
6 13 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.77%) IIS
8 9 (1.59%) Node.js
9 8 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.06%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.88%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.88%) Escenic
11 5 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 42 (7.43%) Photoshop
2 27 (4.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.24%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.71%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.53%) MS Office
6 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.18%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.18%) InDesign
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.30%) Magento
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.18%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) Pure360
4 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.36%) HTTP
2 12 (2.12%) Internet
3 8 (1.42%) Intranet
4 3 (0.53%) SMTP
5 2 (0.35%) ATM
5 2 (0.35%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (20.53%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.97%) MySQL
3 25 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.77%) RavenDB
10 9 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.06%) MS Access
12 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.88%) Big Data
13 4 (0.71%) Redis
13 4 (0.71%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.53%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 52 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 28 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.89%) Subversion
4 21 (3.72%) Dreamweaver
5 16 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.48%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.59%) ReSharper
8 8 (1.42%) NUnit
9 6 (1.06%) Axure RP
9 6 (1.06%) Maven
10 4 (0.71%) Moq
10 4 (0.71%) JIRA
10 4 (0.71%) JUnit
11 3 (0.53%) Ant
11 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.53%) PhoneGap
12 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.35%) Selenium
12 2 (0.35%) Xcode
General
1 45 (7.96%) Finance
2 23 (4.07%) Games
3 12 (2.12%) Retail
3 12 (2.12%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.59%) Marketing
5 8 (1.42%) Banking
6 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.53%) Legal
7 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.35%) Local Government
8 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 507 (89.73%) Developer
2 116 (20.53%) .NET Developer
3 97 (17.17%) Web Developer
4 92 (16.28%) Front-End Developer
5 42 (7.43%) C# Developer
6 38 (6.73%) Java Developer
7 35 (6.19%) Designer
8 32 (5.66%) Front-End Web Developer
9 30 (5.31%) PHP Developer
10 28 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (4.96%) UI Developer
10 28 (4.96%) SharePoint Developer
11 26 (4.60%) UI Programmer
12 24 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.07%) Senior Developer
14 22 (3.89%) Analyst
15 20 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
16 16 (2.83%) Software Developer
17 15 (2.65%) Python Developer
18 14 (2.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (85.49%) CSS
2 254 (44.96%) .NET
3 241 (42.65%) jQuery
4 220 (38.94%) HTML5
5 153 (27.08%) ASP.NET
6 131 (23.19%) CSS3
7 113 (20.00%) Web Services
8 112 (19.82%) XML
9 86 (15.22%) Ajax
10 72 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (10.09%) .NET Framework
12 56 (9.91%) XHTML
13 54 (9.56%) WCF
14 52 (9.20%) JSON
15 39 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 35 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (6.02%) SOAP
18 29 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
19 28 (4.96%) Backbone.js
19 28 (4.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.42%) Mobile App
2 19 (3.36%) Open Source
3 14 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.59%) NHS
5 8 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (1.42%) W3C
6 7 (1.24%) Animation
7 5 (0.88%) IPTV
8 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.71%) Social Media
8 4 (0.71%) Online Gambling
8 4 (0.71%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.53%) Mobile Games
9 3 (0.53%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.53%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.53%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.53%) CMDB
9 3 (0.53%) Telematics
9 3 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.14%) Linux
2 22 (3.89%) Windows
3 16 (2.83%) UNIX
4 13 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.95%) Android
6 8 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.88%) Fedora
8 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (26.55%) MVC
2 125 (22.12%) TDD
3 116 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (12.21%) Web Development
5 66 (11.68%) Scrum
6 49 (8.67%) E-Commerce
7 45 (7.96%) OOP
8 42 (7.43%) OO
9 40 (7.08%) Unit Testing
10 39 (6.90%) Web Design
11 36 (6.37%) Responsive Web Design
12 33 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (4.42%) Pair Programming
14 19 (3.36%) BDD
15 17 (3.01%) User Stories
16 15 (2.65%) Project Management
16 15 (2.65%) Software Engineering
17 14 (2.48%) SEO
18 13 (2.30%) OOD
18 13 (2.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 426 (75.40%) JavaScript
2 240 (42.48%) C#
3 124 (21.95%) SQL
4 83 (14.69%) Java
5 77 (13.63%) PHP
6 43 (7.61%) T-SQL
7 25 (4.42%) Python
8 21 (3.72%) VB.NET
9 20 (3.54%) Ruby
10 16 (2.83%) Scala
10 16 (2.83%) C++
11 12 (2.12%) PHP5
12 11 (1.95%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.77%) XPath
13 10 (1.77%) VB
13 10 (1.77%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.24%) C
14 7 (1.24%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.88%) VBScript
16 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (5.84%) Degree
2 4 (0.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.42%) QA
2 5 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 45 (7.96%) Adobe
2 37 (6.55%) Oracle
3 31 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.83%) Twitter
5 14 (2.48%) Orchard
6 11 (1.95%) Zend
7 9 (1.59%) JBoss
8 8 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.24%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.24%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.88%) Telerik
11 4 (0.71%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.53%) Sybase
12 3 (0.53%) hybris
13 2 (0.35%) Facebook
13 2 (0.35%) Vertica
13 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.35%) Sencha
13 2 (0.35%) Sony
13 2 (0.35%) IBM
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