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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML 337 273 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.37% 9.75% 9.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.39% 34.25% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 156 182
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 £9.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £36.97 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +30.61%
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
795 797 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.45% 28.46% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 443 536
Average daily rate £330 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.31 £16.30 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 0 195 £325 +4.00% 175
Cheshire -1 70 £338 - 78
Lancashire -4 35 £350 +27.27% 34
Merseyside 0 22 £350 +16.66% 19
Cumbria - - - - 1
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 498 (80.45%) CSS
2 413 (66.72%) JavaScript
3 243 (39.26%) jQuery
4 227 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (36.51%) HTML5
6 223 (36.03%) .NET
7 198 (31.99%) C#
8 157 (25.36%) MVC
9 154 (24.88%) ASP.NET
10 147 (23.75%) CSS3
11 130 (21.00%) XML
12 127 (20.52%) Java
13 122 (19.71%) SQL Server
14 120 (19.39%) Web Services
15 117 (18.90%) SQL
16 114 (18.42%) TDD
17 101 (16.32%) PHP
18 82 (13.25%) OO
19 79 (12.76%) Ajax
20 74 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
20 74 (11.95%) Web Development
21 70 (11.31%) Scrum
22 68 (10.99%) XHTML
23 63 (10.18%) Linux
23 63 (10.18%) XSLT
24 60 (9.69%) User Experience
25 56 (9.05%) MySQL
25 56 (9.05%) E-Commerce
26 55 (8.89%) Web Design
26 55 (8.89%) REST

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 41 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.46%) CMS
3 23 (3.72%) Umbraco
4 21 (3.39%) Node.js
4 21 (3.39%) Apache
5 15 (2.42%) Drupal
6 14 (2.26%) WordPress
7 13 (2.10%) IIS
8 12 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.13%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.81%) JBoss
12 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.48%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
Applications
1 38 (6.14%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.97%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.48%) MS Office
8 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (3.07%) Magento
2 7 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.81%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.48%) Heroku
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.32%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.72%) HTTP
2 15 (2.42%) Internet
3 9 (1.45%) Intranet
4 3 (0.48%) FTP
5 2 (0.32%) DSL
5 2 (0.32%) DVB
6 1 (0.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.05%) MySQL
3 38 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.75%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.26%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.94%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.81%) RavenDB
11 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.65%) SQLite
12 4 (0.65%) Redis
12 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.48%) Big Data
13 3 (0.48%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 53 (8.56%) Visual Studio
2 49 (7.92%) Git (software)
3 34 (5.49%) Subversion
4 23 (3.72%) Dreamweaver
5 14 (2.26%) Axure RP
6 13 (2.10%) Eclipse
7 12 (1.94%) JIRA
7 12 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.78%) NUnit
9 9 (1.45%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.45%) JUnit
10 8 (1.29%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.13%) Grunt
11 7 (1.13%) Hudson
11 7 (1.13%) Maven
12 6 (0.97%) Xcode
12 6 (0.97%) CasperJS
12 6 (0.97%) Bower
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (6.14%) Finance
2 19 (3.07%) Retail
3 18 (2.91%) Marketing
4 15 (2.42%) Banking
5 11 (1.78%) Games
6 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.81%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.48%) Publishing
8 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) German Language
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 508 (82.07%) Developer
2 98 (15.83%) Front-End Developer
3 95 (15.35%) .NET Developer
4 73 (11.79%) Java Developer
5 68 (10.99%) Web Developer
6 37 (5.98%) Designer
7 36 (5.82%) C# Developer
8 35 (5.65%) Senior Developer
9 29 (4.68%) Front-End Web Developer
9 29 (4.68%) PHP Developer
10 28 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (4.36%) UI Developer
12 26 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (3.88%) UI Programmer
14 22 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
15 20 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (2.91%) UI Designer
17 17 (2.75%) SharePoint Developer
18 16 (2.58%) Analyst
18 16 (2.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (80.45%) CSS
2 243 (39.26%) jQuery
3 226 (36.51%) HTML5
4 223 (36.03%) .NET
5 154 (24.88%) ASP.NET
6 147 (23.75%) CSS3
7 130 (21.00%) XML
8 120 (19.39%) Web Services
9 79 (12.76%) Ajax
10 74 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (10.99%) XHTML
12 63 (10.18%) XSLT
13 55 (8.89%) REST
14 53 (8.56%) .NET Framework
15 48 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 46 (7.43%) AngularJS
16 46 (7.43%) JSON
17 40 (6.46%) Hibernate
17 40 (6.46%) Spring
18 37 (5.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.69%) User Experience
2 41 (6.62%) Mobile App
3 31 (5.01%) Open Source
4 26 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.58%) NHS
6 12 (1.94%) Web 2.0
7 11 (1.78%) IPTV
7 11 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.62%) Animation
8 10 (1.62%) Social Media
9 7 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.13%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.13%) Statistics
9 7 (1.13%) W3C
10 6 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.65%) Copywriting
12 4 (0.65%) Blog
12 4 (0.65%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 63 (10.18%) Linux
2 37 (5.98%) Windows
3 33 (5.33%) UNIX
4 25 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.88%) Mac OS X
6 21 (3.39%) Android
7 10 (1.62%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (25.36%) MVC
3 114 (18.42%) TDD
4 82 (13.25%) OO
5 74 (11.95%) Web Development
6 70 (11.31%) Scrum
7 56 (9.05%) E-Commerce
8 55 (8.89%) Web Design
9 54 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design
10 49 (7.92%) OOP
11 39 (6.30%) Unit Testing
12 35 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (5.49%) Software Engineering
14 27 (4.36%) SOA
15 25 (4.04%) BDD
16 22 (3.55%) Mentoring
17 19 (3.07%) iOS Development
18 17 (2.75%) Content Management
19 16 (2.58%) Configuration Management
20 14 (2.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 413 (66.72%) JavaScript
2 198 (31.99%) C#
3 127 (20.52%) Java
4 117 (18.90%) SQL
5 101 (16.32%) PHP
6 39 (6.30%) Python
7 38 (6.14%) T-SQL
8 35 (5.65%) Ruby
9 27 (4.36%) XPath
10 20 (3.23%) C++
10 20 (3.23%) Scala
11 17 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.45%) Perl
12 9 (1.45%) VB
13 7 (1.13%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.13%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.97%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.97%) PHP5
15 5 (0.81%) C
16 4 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (7.27%) Degree
2 6 (0.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) ISEB
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) HL7
2 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Puppet
1 2 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (8.08%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.95%) Oracle
3 38 (6.14%) Adobe
4 16 (2.58%) Twitter
5 14 (2.26%) TIBCO
6 11 (1.78%) Google
7 10 (1.62%) Zend
7 10 (1.62%) Facebook
8 9 (1.45%) Sun
8 9 (1.45%) HP
8 9 (1.45%) BMC
9 7 (1.13%) Orchard
10 5 (0.81%) IBM
11 4 (0.65%) Northgate
11 4 (0.65%) Coremetrics
11 4 (0.65%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.65%) Sencha
11 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.65%) Kony
12 3 (0.48%) Red Hat
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rate
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - £400
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £249 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago