The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 Salford 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 7 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTML5 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.45% - 11.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £338 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 41.94% 53.57% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 21
Average daily rate £375 £323 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML5
Manchester

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in Salford

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Games
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) New Media
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) Kindle
5 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (42.86%) Game Development
5 3 (42.86%) Flash
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Multimedia
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Content Management
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) RDF
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
6 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
6 2 (28.57%) Mocha

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Mocha
2 2 (28.57%) QUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Calabash
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Firebug
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (14.29%) OOCSS
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) New Media
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Kindle
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Games
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Game Development
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) RDF
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend