The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 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 HTML5 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 40 58 98
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +40
Contract jobs citing HTML5 130 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.11% 2.57% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.58% 9.84% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 35 30
Average daily rate £350 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £40.57 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.82% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
784 630 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.77% 26.13% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 330 503
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £21.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +32.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.50 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £160.50 £33.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML5
England

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML5 across the North West region.

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

HTML5
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 across the North West region.

HTML5 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +19 74 £300 +7.14% 49
Cheshire +10 38 £350 +12.00% 13
Lancashire -12 14 £450 +44.00% 6
Merseyside -7 4 - - 11
HTML5
England

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 249 (100.00%) HTML
2 204 (81.93%) CSS
3 192 (77.11%) JavaScript
4 152 (61.04%) CSS3
5 129 (51.81%) jQuery
6 112 (44.98%) .NET
7 95 (38.15%) C#
8 77 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (27.31%) TDD
10 66 (26.51%) MVC
11 64 (25.70%) SQL
12 55 (22.09%) Scrum
13 52 (20.88%) Web Services
13 52 (20.88%) Ajax
14 50 (20.08%) XML
15 49 (19.68%) ASP.NET
15 49 (19.68%) JSON
16 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
17 38 (15.26%) Web Development
18 35 (14.06%) Web Design
19 33 (13.25%) Java
20 31 (12.45%) Responsive Web Design
21 29 (11.65%) PHP
21 29 (11.65%) RESTful
22 28 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
23 27 (10.84%) Sass
23 27 (10.84%) Pair Programming
23 27 (10.84%) Adobe
24 26 (10.44%) CMS
25 25 (10.04%) T-SQL

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing HTML5 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 HTML5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.44%) CMS
2 10 (4.02%) Node.js
3 9 (3.61%) WordPress
4 8 (3.21%) Adobe CQ
4 8 (3.21%) Jadu
5 7 (2.81%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (2.81%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.81%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.41%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.41%) Escenic
7 5 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.01%) Apache
8 4 (1.61%) IIS
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.80%) Drupal
11 1 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (9.24%) Photoshop
2 15 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.01%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (1.20%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.80%) MS Office
8 1 (0.40%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) Magento
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.20%) SMTP
3 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.23%) MySQL
3 16 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.41%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.41%) Big Data
6 5 (2.01%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.01%) MS Access
7 4 (1.61%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.80%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Axure RP
2 15 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.21%) Subversion
3 8 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.01%) Maven
4 5 (2.01%) JIRA
5 4 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.61%) Mocha
5 4 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.61%) Grunt
6 3 (1.20%) QUnit
6 3 (1.20%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.20%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.20%) Moq
6 3 (1.20%) Selenium
7 2 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.80%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.80%) Ant
8 1 (0.40%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (7.23%) Finance
2 9 (3.61%) Games
3 5 (2.01%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 209 (83.94%) Developer
2 61 (24.50%) Web Developer
3 47 (18.88%) .NET Developer
3 47 (18.88%) Front-End Developer
4 24 (9.64%) C# Developer
5 22 (8.84%) Java Developer
6 17 (6.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (6.83%) Analyst
6 17 (6.83%) Front-End Web Developer
6 17 (6.83%) UI Developer
7 14 (5.62%) Designer
8 13 (5.22%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (4.82%) UI Programmer
10 11 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.61%) Architect
12 8 (3.21%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (2.81%) C# Web Developer
13 7 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (100.00%) HTML
2 204 (81.93%) CSS
3 152 (61.04%) CSS3
4 129 (51.81%) jQuery
5 112 (44.98%) .NET
6 52 (20.88%) Web Services
6 52 (20.88%) Ajax
7 50 (20.08%) XML
8 49 (19.68%) ASP.NET
8 49 (19.68%) JSON
9 29 (11.65%) RESTful
10 28 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (10.84%) Sass
12 25 (10.04%) WCF
12 25 (10.04%) .NET Framework
13 24 (9.64%) XHTML
14 22 (8.84%) AngularJS
15 21 (8.43%) Spring
16 19 (7.63%) SOAP
16 19 (7.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.02%) Open Source
1 15 (6.02%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.02%) NHS
3 10 (4.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.02%) Web 2.0
3 10 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.21%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.21%) Taxonomies
5 6 (2.41%) Ontologies
5 6 (2.41%) Informatics
5 6 (2.41%) W3C
6 4 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.61%) New Media
7 3 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.20%) Kindle
7 3 (1.20%) Online Games
8 2 (0.80%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.43%) Windows
2 8 (3.21%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.81%) Android
4 4 (1.61%) Linux
5 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (27.31%) TDD
3 66 (26.51%) MVC
4 55 (22.09%) Scrum
5 38 (15.26%) Web Development
6 35 (14.06%) Web Design
7 31 (12.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (10.84%) Pair Programming
9 19 (7.63%) E-Commerce
10 17 (6.83%) OO
11 16 (6.43%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (6.02%) BDD
13 13 (5.22%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (5.22%) Requirements Management
14 12 (4.82%) Project Management
14 12 (4.82%) SOA
15 11 (4.42%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.42%) Web Application Development
16 10 (4.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 192 (77.11%) JavaScript
2 95 (38.15%) C#
3 64 (25.70%) SQL
4 33 (13.25%) Java
5 29 (11.65%) PHP
6 25 (10.04%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.02%) XPath
8 10 (4.02%) Scala
9 9 (3.61%) Ruby
9 9 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.41%) C++
11 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.20%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.40%) PHP5
14 1 (0.40%) VBA
14 1 (0.40%) Python
14 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (6.83%) Degree
2 9 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.41%) QA
1 6 (2.41%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (10.84%) Adobe
2 16 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.82%) Twitter
4 10 (4.02%) JBoss
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle
6 5 (2.01%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.01%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.61%) Telerik
7 4 (1.61%) Orchard
8 3 (1.20%) Zend
8 3 (1.20%) Sybase
8 3 (1.20%) SAP
9 2 (0.80%) Mercator
9 2 (0.80%) Sony
9 2 (0.80%) Vertica
10 1 (0.40%) hybris
10 1 (0.40%) ATG
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