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 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
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML 324 276 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.09% 9.75% 10.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.30% 34.67% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 148 201
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 £233 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £36.97 £40.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +34.04%
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
804 796 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.04% 28.11% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 446 528
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.98 £16.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 168 £328 +2.34% 121
Cheshire 0 78 £350 +16.66% 50
Lancashire 0 42 £350 +34.61% 22
Merseyside -4 16 £350 +12.00% 11
Cumbria - - - -
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 468 (76.60%) CSS
2 410 (67.10%) JavaScript
3 238 (38.95%) jQuery
4 216 (35.35%) .NET
5 215 (35.19%) HTML5
6 211 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
7 193 (31.59%) C#
8 158 (25.86%) MVC
9 147 (24.06%) ASP.NET
10 146 (23.90%) CSS3
11 142 (23.24%) Java
12 128 (20.95%) XML
13 126 (20.62%) SQL Server
14 114 (18.66%) Web Services
15 112 (18.33%) SQL
16 107 (17.51%) TDD
17 88 (14.40%) PHP
18 78 (12.77%) OO
19 75 (12.27%) Ajax
20 67 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 66 (10.80%) Scrum
22 65 (10.64%) Web Development
23 62 (10.15%) Visual Studio
24 61 (9.98%) XSLT
25 58 (9.49%) MySQL
26 57 (9.33%) Oracle
26 57 (9.33%) E-Commerce
26 57 (9.33%) REST
27 55 (9.00%) Spring
28 54 (8.84%) XHTML

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (6.55%) CMS
2 38 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 31 (5.07%) Umbraco
4 24 (3.93%) Apache
5 18 (2.95%) Node.js
6 15 (2.45%) Drupal
6 15 (2.45%) IIS
7 13 (2.13%) WordPress
8 12 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.64%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.31%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.98%) JBoss
14 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.82%) Orchard CMS
15 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.49%) Joomla!
16 3 (0.49%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (5.24%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.95%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.82%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.49%) MS Office
7 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.16%) Mingle
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (3.11%) Magento
2 7 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.15%) MailChimp
2 5 (0.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.49%) Heroku
3 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.33%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.60%) HTTP
2 16 (2.62%) Internet
3 10 (1.64%) Intranet
4 4 (0.65%) ATM
5 3 (0.49%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) DSL
6 2 (0.33%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.49%) MySQL
3 37 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (3.60%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.44%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.13%) Neo4j
9 12 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.98%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.98%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.65%) Redis
12 4 (0.65%) SQLite
13 3 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.49%) Big Data
13 3 (0.49%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 62 (10.15%) Visual Studio
2 46 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 33 (5.40%) Subversion
4 20 (3.27%) Dreamweaver
5 19 (3.11%) JUnit
6 16 (2.62%) Axure RP
7 15 (2.45%) JIRA
7 15 (2.45%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.96%) NUnit
8 12 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.80%) Maven
10 9 (1.47%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.47%) Grunt
11 8 (1.31%) Bower
11 8 (1.31%) Hudson
12 7 (1.15%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 6 (0.98%) CasperJS
14 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (6.38%) Finance
2 19 (3.11%) Banking
2 19 (3.11%) Retail
3 18 (2.95%) Marketing
4 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.15%) Games
6 5 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.49%) Publishing
7 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.16%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 489 (80.03%) Developer
2 92 (15.06%) .NET Developer
3 85 (13.91%) Front-End Developer
4 80 (13.09%) Java Developer
5 63 (10.31%) Web Developer
6 39 (6.38%) Designer
7 37 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 34 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.91%) PHP Developer
10 28 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (3.76%) Front-End Web Developer
11 23 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 20 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (3.11%) Software Developer
14 16 (2.62%) UI Designer
14 16 (2.62%) SharePoint Developer
15 15 (2.45%) UI Developer
15 15 (2.45%) Architect
16 14 (2.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 468 (76.60%) CSS
2 238 (38.95%) jQuery
3 216 (35.35%) .NET
4 215 (35.19%) HTML5
5 147 (24.06%) ASP.NET
6 146 (23.90%) CSS3
7 128 (20.95%) XML
8 114 (18.66%) Web Services
9 75 (12.27%) Ajax
10 67 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (9.98%) XSLT
12 57 (9.33%) REST
13 55 (9.00%) Spring
14 54 (8.84%) XHTML
14 54 (8.84%) .NET Framework
15 52 (8.51%) AngularJS
16 47 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 45 (7.36%) Hibernate
18 43 (7.04%) JSON
19 42 (6.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.67%) User Experience
2 39 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 26 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.76%) Open Source
6 16 (2.62%) NHS
7 10 (1.64%) W3C
7 10 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.64%) Social Media
8 9 (1.47%) Web 2.0
9 8 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.15%) Animation
10 7 (1.15%) IPTV
10 7 (1.15%) Statistics
10 7 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.65%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.65%) Copywriting
12 4 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 50 (8.18%) Linux
2 37 (6.06%) Windows
3 31 (5.07%) UNIX
4 27 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.60%) Android
6 17 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.64%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.47%) AIX
9 5 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Debian
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (25.86%) MVC
3 107 (17.51%) TDD
4 78 (12.77%) OO
5 66 (10.80%) Scrum
6 65 (10.64%) Web Development
7 57 (9.33%) E-Commerce
8 50 (8.18%) Web Design
8 50 (8.18%) Responsive Web Design
9 46 (7.53%) OOP
10 37 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (5.89%) Software Engineering
12 32 (5.24%) Unit Testing
13 26 (4.26%) SOA
14 21 (3.44%) iOS Development
14 21 (3.44%) BDD
15 20 (3.27%) Mentoring
16 16 (2.62%) Kanban
16 16 (2.62%) Content Management
17 15 (2.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 410 (67.10%) JavaScript
2 193 (31.59%) C#
3 142 (23.24%) Java
4 112 (18.33%) SQL
5 88 (14.40%) PHP
6 36 (5.89%) T-SQL
7 25 (4.09%) PL/SQL
7 25 (4.09%) Ruby
8 24 (3.93%) XPath
9 23 (3.76%) Python
10 16 (2.62%) C++
11 14 (2.29%) Scala
12 9 (1.47%) Perl
13 8 (1.31%) VB
13 8 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.15%) PHP5
14 7 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.98%) XQuery
15 6 (0.98%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (7.20%) Degree
2 7 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) ISEB
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) HL7
2 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.16%) Varnish
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Puppet
1 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 57 (9.33%) Oracle
2 52 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.76%) Adobe
4 16 (2.62%) TIBCO
5 14 (2.29%) Twitter
6 11 (1.80%) Google
7 10 (1.64%) Facebook
7 10 (1.64%) HP
8 9 (1.47%) BMC
8 9 (1.47%) Sun
9 8 (1.31%) IBM
9 8 (1.31%) Orchard
9 8 (1.31%) Zend
10 4 (0.65%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.65%) Northgate
10 4 (0.65%) Coremetrics
10 4 (0.65%) Kony
10 4 (0.65%) Sencha
10 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
10 4 (0.65%) SAP
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