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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 11 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing HTML 291 269 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.12% 9.13% 7.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.42% 30.40% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 163 170
Average daily rate
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£325 £303 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.85 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +125.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.92 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £46.77 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +2.99%
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
799 885 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.03% 30.03% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 482 591
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
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 17 35
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.28 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +19.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £14.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.00 £43.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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
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 23 September 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 -1 166 £325 +8.33% 176
Cheshire -5 58 £313 -3.10% 67
Merseyside +16 39 £338 +12.50% 36
Lancashire -15 20 £315 +14.54% 26
Cumbria - - - - 2
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 448 (82.66%) CSS
2 379 (69.93%) JavaScript
3 223 (41.14%) jQuery
4 222 (40.96%) .NET
5 211 (38.93%) C#
6 205 (37.82%) HTML5
7 173 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (26.94%) ASP.NET
9 136 (25.09%) MVC
10 119 (21.96%) CSS3
11 112 (20.66%) SQL Server
12 106 (19.56%) SQL
13 100 (18.45%) XML
14 96 (17.71%) TDD
15 94 (17.34%) Web Services
15 94 (17.34%) PHP
16 90 (16.61%) Java
17 67 (12.36%) Ajax
17 67 (12.36%) Web Development
18 64 (11.81%) OO
19 62 (11.44%) E-Commerce
20 60 (11.07%) MySQL
21 56 (10.33%) Linux
22 55 (10.15%) SharePoint
22 55 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
23 54 (9.96%) Scrum
24 52 (9.59%) XHTML
25 51 (9.41%) .NET Framework
26 49 (9.04%) OOP
27 48 (8.86%) CMS

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 55 (10.15%) SharePoint
2 48 (8.86%) CMS
3 24 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (4.06%) Umbraco
4 22 (4.06%) Apache
5 17 (3.14%) Drupal
6 14 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.85%) IIS
8 9 (1.66%) WordPress
9 8 (1.48%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.11%) Node.js
11 5 (0.92%) Escenic
11 5 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
11 5 (0.92%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.55%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (6.64%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.29%) InfoPath
5 6 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.92%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.55%) MS Office
8 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.18%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (2.95%) Magento
2 7 (1.29%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.18%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
3 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.18%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.14%) Internet
2 9 (1.66%) Intranet
3 7 (1.29%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) FTP
4 2 (0.37%) ATM
5 1 (0.18%) DSL
5 1 (0.18%) DVB
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.07%) MySQL
3 30 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.58%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.11%) Big Data
11 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.92%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.74%) MS Access
13 4 (0.74%) Redis
14 3 (0.55%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.55%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (6.83%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.64%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.17%) Subversion
4 20 (3.69%) Dreamweaver
5 19 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.66%) JIRA
8 8 (1.48%) NUnit
8 8 (1.48%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.29%) JUnit
10 6 (1.11%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.92%) Behat
12 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.55%) QUnit
12 3 (0.55%) Maven
12 3 (0.55%) Xcode
12 3 (0.55%) Toad
13 2 (0.37%) Sinon.JS
13 2 (0.37%) Ant
13 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (6.83%) Finance
2 17 (3.14%) Marketing
3 13 (2.40%) Games
4 12 (2.21%) Banking
5 11 (2.03%) Retail
6 5 (0.92%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) German Language
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 454 (83.76%) Developer
2 94 (17.34%) Front-End Developer
3 84 (15.50%) .NET Developer
4 74 (13.65%) Web Developer
5 43 (7.93%) Java Developer
6 33 (6.09%) PHP Developer
7 31 (5.72%) Front-End Web Developer
8 30 (5.54%) Designer
8 30 (5.54%) SharePoint Developer
9 28 (5.17%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.80%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.61%) UI Developer
11 25 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (4.43%) Analyst
13 23 (4.24%) UI Programmer
14 21 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (2.77%) Software Developer
15 15 (2.77%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (2.58%) UI Designer
17 12 (2.21%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (82.66%) CSS
2 223 (41.14%) jQuery
3 222 (40.96%) .NET
4 205 (37.82%) HTML5
5 146 (26.94%) ASP.NET
6 119 (21.96%) CSS3
7 100 (18.45%) XML
8 94 (17.34%) Web Services
9 67 (12.36%) Ajax
10 55 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (9.59%) XHTML
12 51 (9.41%) .NET Framework
13 43 (7.93%) WCF
14 39 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (6.09%) Spring
16 31 (5.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 30 (5.54%) JSON
18 27 (4.98%) XSLT
19 26 (4.80%) J2EE
19 26 (4.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.20%) User Experience
2 21 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.69%) Open Source
4 19 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.77%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.40%) Social Media
7 10 (1.85%) Animation
7 10 (1.85%) IPTV
8 6 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.92%) Web 2.0
9 5 (0.92%) NHS
9 5 (0.92%) W3C
10 4 (0.74%) Blog
10 4 (0.74%) Copywriting
11 3 (0.55%) Telematics
11 3 (0.55%) New Media
11 3 (0.55%) CMDB
11 3 (0.55%) Online Gambling
11 3 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.33%) Linux
2 25 (4.61%) Windows
3 18 (3.32%) UNIX
4 13 (2.40%) Android
5 12 (2.21%) Mac OS X
5 12 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.66%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (25.09%) MVC
3 96 (17.71%) TDD
4 67 (12.36%) Web Development
5 64 (11.81%) OO
6 62 (11.44%) E-Commerce
7 54 (9.96%) Scrum
8 49 (9.04%) OOP
9 35 (6.46%) Software Engineering
10 32 (5.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 30 (5.54%) Web Design
12 29 (5.35%) Unit Testing
13 22 (4.06%) BDD
14 19 (3.51%) Content Management
15 17 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (2.58%) SEO
16 14 (2.58%) OO PHP
17 13 (2.40%) OOD
17 13 (2.40%) SOA
18 12 (2.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 379 (69.93%) JavaScript
2 211 (38.93%) C#
3 106 (19.56%) SQL
4 94 (17.34%) PHP
5 90 (16.61%) Java
6 30 (5.54%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.35%) Python
8 21 (3.87%) Scala
9 20 (3.69%) C++
10 13 (2.40%) Ruby
10 13 (2.40%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.03%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.85%) PHP5
13 9 (1.66%) Perl
14 7 (1.29%) XPath
14 7 (1.29%) VB
15 6 (1.11%) C
16 3 (0.55%) VBScript
17 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (5.72%) Degree
2 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.77%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) COBIT
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 40 (7.38%) Oracle
2 36 (6.64%) Adobe
3 33 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.87%) Twitter
5 12 (2.21%) Zend
6 10 (1.85%) JBoss
6 10 (1.85%) TIBCO
6 10 (1.85%) Orchard
7 9 (1.66%) Facebook
7 9 (1.66%) Google
7 9 (1.66%) Sun
7 9 (1.66%) HP
7 9 (1.66%) BMC
8 5 (0.92%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.74%) Coremetrics
9 4 (0.74%) Sencha
10 3 (0.55%) Northgate
10 3 (0.55%) Telerik
10 3 (0.55%) Sybase
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