The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 17 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML 291 306 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.71% 10.42% 8.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.53% 38.30% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 175 116
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £87.79 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.36% +368.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.56 £40.57 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £138.50 £155.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
HTML
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
868 799 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.00% 27.20% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 448 338
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 25
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £22.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £103.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -6 146 £325 - 160
Cheshire -3 93 £375 +7.14% 91
Lancashire +7 24 £325 -13.33% 33
Merseyside -17 9 £300 -0.16% 27
Cumbria - - - - 1
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 453 (73.42%) CSS
2 404 (65.48%) JavaScript
3 232 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (35.33%) jQuery
5 209 (33.87%) HTML5
6 170 (27.55%) Java
7 169 (27.39%) .NET
8 144 (23.34%) C#
9 143 (23.18%) CSS3
10 139 (22.53%) MVC
11 130 (21.07%) XML
12 115 (18.64%) SQL
13 110 (17.83%) TDD
14 106 (17.18%) Web Services
15 104 (16.86%) ASP.NET
16 103 (16.69%) AngularJS
17 102 (16.53%) SQL Server
18 75 (12.16%) JSON
19 74 (11.99%) PHP
20 67 (10.86%) REST
21 65 (10.53%) J2EE
21 65 (10.53%) OO
21 65 (10.53%) Scrum
22 64 (10.37%) Visual Studio
23 62 (10.05%) Spring
24 61 (9.89%) Finance
24 61 (9.89%) Git (software)
25 58 (9.40%) Degree
25 58 (9.40%) Web Design
25 58 (9.40%) User Experience

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 30 (4.86%) Node.js
2 27 (4.38%) CMS
3 22 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.92%) WordPress
4 18 (2.92%) Apache
5 17 (2.76%) Umbraco
6 12 (1.94%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.62%) Drupal
8 9 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.30%) IIS
10 7 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.97%) Confluence
11 6 (0.97%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (0.81%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.49%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (5.51%) Photoshop
2 19 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.11%) Fireworks
4 10 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.49%) MS Office
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
7 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (2.59%) Magento
2 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.11%) MailChimp
2 9 (1.46%) Heroku
2 9 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (1.46%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.43%) HTTP
2 19 (3.08%) Internet
3 11 (1.78%) ATM
4 5 (0.81%) Intranet
5 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.32%) DHCP
5 2 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.62%) MySQL
3 45 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 24 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.89%) Oracle Database
6 20 (3.24%) Neo4j
6 20 (3.24%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.94%) RavenDB
8 11 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.78%) Big Data
9 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.13%) Informix
11 6 (0.97%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.97%) MS Access
12 5 (0.81%) SQLite
13 4 (0.65%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (10.37%) Visual Studio
2 61 (9.89%) Git (software)
3 33 (5.35%) Subversion
4 30 (4.86%) JUnit
5 19 (3.08%) JIRA
6 18 (2.92%) Axure RP
6 18 (2.92%) Dreamweaver
7 16 (2.59%) Selenium
8 15 (2.43%) Cucumber
9 14 (2.27%) Maven
10 11 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.78%) Mockito
11 10 (1.62%) Grunt
11 10 (1.62%) Bower
12 9 (1.46%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.30%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.30%) Hudson
14 6 (0.97%) PhantomJS
14 6 (0.97%) CasperJS
14 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (9.89%) Finance
2 24 (3.89%) Banking
3 18 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.59%) Retail
5 11 (1.78%) Marketing
6 8 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.65%) Games
8 3 (0.49%) Legal
8 3 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 476 (77.15%) Developer
2 103 (16.69%) Java Developer
3 77 (12.48%) .NET Developer
4 70 (11.35%) Designer
5 66 (10.70%) Front-End Developer
6 62 (10.05%) Web Developer
7 35 (5.67%) C# Developer
8 33 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (5.19%) PHP Developer
9 32 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 29 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (3.73%) UX Designer
12 21 (3.40%) Architect
12 21 (3.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (3.40%) UI Designer
12 21 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (2.76%) Python Developer
13 17 (2.76%) Front-End Web Developer
14 14 (2.27%) iOS Developer
15 13 (2.11%) Email Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (73.42%) CSS
2 218 (35.33%) jQuery
3 209 (33.87%) HTML5
4 169 (27.39%) .NET
5 143 (23.18%) CSS3
6 130 (21.07%) XML
7 106 (17.18%) Web Services
8 104 (16.86%) ASP.NET
9 103 (16.69%) AngularJS
10 75 (12.16%) JSON
11 67 (10.86%) REST
12 65 (10.53%) J2EE
13 62 (10.05%) Spring
14 57 (9.24%) Ajax
15 52 (8.43%) RESTful
15 52 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (7.94%) XSLT
17 44 (7.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 44 (7.13%) Hibernate
18 38 (6.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.40%) User Experience
2 34 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.21%) Open Source
5 16 (2.59%) Statistics
5 16 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.59%) NHS
6 15 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.30%) Online Banking
8 7 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.13%) Web 2.0
8 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.97%) EMV
9 6 (0.97%) W3C
10 5 (0.81%) Chip Card
10 5 (0.81%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.81%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 47 (7.62%) Windows
2 42 (6.81%) Linux
3 40 (6.48%) UNIX
4 28 (4.54%) Apple iOS
5 26 (4.21%) Android
6 23 (3.73%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.78%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.46%) AIX
9 6 (0.97%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.97%) Windows Vista
9 6 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (22.53%) MVC
3 110 (17.83%) TDD
4 65 (10.53%) OO
4 65 (10.53%) Scrum
5 58 (9.40%) Web Design
6 56 (9.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 53 (8.59%) Web Development
8 47 (7.62%) OOP
9 46 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (6.48%) E-Commerce
11 38 (6.16%) Mentoring
12 37 (6.00%) Unit Testing
12 37 (6.00%) BDD
13 31 (5.02%) Software Engineering
14 26 (4.21%) Configuration Management
15 24 (3.89%) iOS Development
16 19 (3.08%) Kanban
17 18 (2.92%) Waterfall
17 18 (2.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 404 (65.48%) JavaScript
2 170 (27.55%) Java
3 144 (23.34%) C#
4 115 (18.64%) SQL
5 74 (11.99%) PHP
6 45 (7.29%) Ruby
7 32 (5.19%) Python
8 29 (4.70%) PL/SQL
9 26 (4.21%) C++
10 22 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.24%) XPath
12 13 (2.11%) Scala
13 12 (1.94%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.30%) XQuery
14 8 (1.30%) VB
14 8 (1.30%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.13%) VBScript
15 7 (1.13%) C
16 5 (0.81%) PHP5
17 4 (0.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 58 (9.40%) Degree
2 19 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (8.59%) Oracle
2 42 (6.81%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.43%) Adobe
4 13 (2.11%) Orchard
5 12 (1.94%) IBM
6 8 (1.30%) Twitter
7 7 (1.13%) Zend
7 7 (1.13%) hybris
8 6 (0.97%) Kony
8 6 (0.97%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.81%) SAP
9 5 (0.81%) HP
9 5 (0.81%) Google
9 5 (0.81%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.49%) BMC
11 3 (0.49%) Sun
12 2 (0.32%) Tableau
12 2 (0.32%) Facebook
12 2 (0.32%) Compuware
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue
Rate: From £25,440 to £28,746 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago