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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing HTML 316 240 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 8.99% 10.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.55% 32.30% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 133 175
Average daily rate
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£350 £309 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +255.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £28.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +9.52%
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
799 743 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.41% 27.84% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 419 460
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £33.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £21.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 January 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
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 January 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 -4 137 £325 +3.17% 193
Cheshire +8 89 £363 +20.83% 68
Lancashire +5 49 £338 +9.75% 36
Merseyside -1 12 £350 +9.37% 23
Cumbria - - - -
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 454 (74.55%) CSS
2 401 (65.85%) JavaScript
3 218 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (35.80%) jQuery
4 204 (33.50%) HTML5
5 192 (31.53%) .NET
6 173 (28.41%) C#
7 155 (25.45%) Java
8 146 (23.97%) MVC
9 139 (22.82%) CSS3
10 130 (21.35%) XML
11 127 (20.85%) ASP.NET
12 121 (19.87%) SQL
13 117 (19.21%) SQL Server
14 108 (17.73%) Web Services
14 108 (17.73%) TDD
15 83 (13.63%) PHP
16 81 (13.30%) OO
17 74 (12.15%) Ajax
18 68 (11.17%) AngularJS
19 63 (10.34%) Scrum
19 63 (10.34%) Web Development
20 62 (10.18%) XSLT
21 61 (10.02%) J2EE
21 61 (10.02%) Visual Studio
21 61 (10.02%) Spring
22 58 (9.52%) Git (software)
23 57 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
24 56 (9.20%) REST
25 53 (8.70%) MySQL

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (6.57%) CMS
2 34 (5.58%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 23 (3.78%) Apache
5 18 (2.96%) Node.js
6 16 (2.63%) IIS
7 15 (2.46%) Drupal
8 13 (2.13%) WordPress
9 11 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.81%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.31%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.99%) JBoss
11 6 (0.99%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.82%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.49%) Confluence
14 3 (0.49%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (4.60%) Photoshop
2 22 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.48%) Fireworks
6 8 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.49%) MS Office
8 1 (0.16%) Mingle
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (3.28%) Magento
2 7 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.97%) MailChimp
2 6 (0.99%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.66%) Heroku
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.91%) HTTP
2 19 (3.12%) Internet
3 10 (1.64%) ATM
4 8 (1.31%) Intranet
5 3 (0.49%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) DVB
6 2 (0.33%) DSL
7 1 (0.16%) DHCP
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.70%) MySQL
3 34 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.79%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.46%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.13%) Neo4j
9 11 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.64%) Big Data
11 8 (1.31%) RavenDB
12 6 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.99%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.66%) SQLite
13 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.66%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.49%) Informix
15 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (10.02%) Visual Studio
2 58 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 34 (5.58%) Subversion
4 23 (3.78%) JUnit
5 16 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
5 16 (2.63%) Axure RP
6 15 (2.46%) JIRA
7 14 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.97%) Maven
8 12 (1.97%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.97%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.48%) Grunt
9 9 (1.48%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.48%) Hudson
9 9 (1.48%) NUnit
10 8 (1.31%) Bower
11 7 (1.15%) Selenium
11 7 (1.15%) Ant
12 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.99%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (7.55%) Finance
2 25 (4.11%) Banking
3 17 (2.79%) Retail
4 16 (2.63%) Marketing
5 12 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.82%) Games
6 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.49%) Publishing
8 2 (0.33%) Law
8 2 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.16%) German Language
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.16%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 467 (76.68%) Developer
2 87 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 80 (13.14%) .NET Developer
4 68 (11.17%) Front-End Developer
5 66 (10.84%) Web Developer
6 53 (8.70%) Designer
7 37 (6.08%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.42%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (4.60%) PHP Developer
11 25 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (3.78%) Architect
13 20 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.12%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (2.96%) Front-End Web Developer
16 17 (2.79%) UI Designer
17 15 (2.46%) Software Developer
18 14 (2.30%) SharePoint Developer
18 14 (2.30%) UX Designer
19 13 (2.13%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (74.55%) CSS
2 218 (35.80%) jQuery
3 204 (33.50%) HTML5
4 192 (31.53%) .NET
5 139 (22.82%) CSS3
6 130 (21.35%) XML
7 127 (20.85%) ASP.NET
8 108 (17.73%) Web Services
9 74 (12.15%) Ajax
10 68 (11.17%) AngularJS
11 62 (10.18%) XSLT
12 61 (10.02%) J2EE
12 61 (10.02%) Spring
13 57 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 56 (9.20%) REST
15 52 (8.54%) JSON
16 46 (7.55%) XHTML
16 46 (7.55%) .NET Framework
16 46 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 42 (6.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.39%) User Experience
2 36 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.43%) Open Source
5 21 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.46%) NHS
7 12 (1.97%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.64%) Social Media
9 9 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.48%) Web 2.0
9 9 (1.48%) Statistics
9 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.31%) W3C
11 7 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.15%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.99%) EMV
12 6 (0.99%) Blog
12 6 (0.99%) IPTV
12 6 (0.99%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.82%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.88%) Linux
2 46 (7.55%) Windows
3 36 (5.91%) UNIX
4 27 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.61%) Android
6 20 (3.28%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.64%) AIX
7 10 (1.64%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (23.97%) MVC
3 108 (17.73%) TDD
4 81 (13.30%) OO
5 63 (10.34%) Scrum
5 63 (10.34%) Web Development
6 51 (8.37%) E-Commerce
7 48 (7.88%) OOP
8 46 (7.55%) Web Design
9 43 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 39 (6.40%) Software Engineering
11 33 (5.42%) Unit Testing
12 27 (4.43%) BDD
13 25 (4.11%) SOA
14 22 (3.61%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.28%) iOS Development
16 19 (3.12%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.12%) Kanban
17 16 (2.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 401 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 173 (28.41%) C#
3 155 (25.45%) Java
4 121 (19.87%) SQL
5 83 (13.63%) PHP
6 35 (5.75%) Ruby
7 32 (5.25%) Python
7 32 (5.25%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.27%) PL/SQL
8 26 (4.27%) C++
9 24 (3.94%) XPath
10 16 (2.63%) Scala
11 8 (1.31%) Perl
11 8 (1.31%) XQuery
12 7 (1.15%) C
12 7 (1.15%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.99%) PHP5
14 4 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (7.39%) Degree
2 12 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) COBIT
2 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.54%) Oracle
3 13 (2.13%) Twitter
3 13 (2.13%) Adobe
4 12 (1.97%) Orchard
4 12 (1.97%) Google
5 10 (1.64%) HP
6 9 (1.48%) Facebook
6 9 (1.48%) Zend
6 9 (1.48%) TIBCO
6 9 (1.48%) IBM
7 8 (1.31%) Sun
7 8 (1.31%) BMC
8 4 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.66%) Coremetrics
8 4 (0.66%) Northgate
8 4 (0.66%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.66%) hybris
8 4 (0.66%) Kony
Manchester, Lancashire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £290 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago