The table below looks at the statistics for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 12 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML 4605 4236 3730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.19% 8.67% 8.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.97% 32.17% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3109 2648 2380
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 92 91
Average hourly rate £28.10 £27.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £11.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.29 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13557 13167 12846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 26.96% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9084 8265 8122
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 270 329
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML within the UK.

HTML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HTML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

HTML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML within the UK.

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HTML
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

HTML Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

HTML
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
England +5 4221 £375 +10.29% 2602
London +4 2114 £415 +10.66% 857
South East +2 786 £346 +6.53% 431
City of London +5 469 £425 +6.25% 236
North West 0 310 £350 +13.82% 341
South West -1 255 £350 +11.11% 234
Yorkshire +5 237 £348 +15.83% 201
Scotland -3 232 £375 +21.35% 66
East of England -6 223 £350 - 212
Hampshire 0 182 £350 +7.69% 67
Berkshire -6 182 £345 +6.15% 110
West Yorkshire +5 165 £350 +16.66% 124
Manchester -3 135 £325 +4.83% 206
Leeds +4 125 £370 +17.46% 74
West Midlands -8 119 £325 +17.64% 144
Surrey -1 104 £350 +16.66% 73
East Midlands -1 104 £307 +3.89% 130
Edinburgh -2 98 £375 +15.38% 23
Bristol +6 92 £375 +19.04% 75
Cambridgeshire -2 91 £369 +18.00% 70
Buckinghamshire +1 90 £325 -7.14% 31
Cheshire +6 86 £363 +20.83% 68
Hertfordshire -5 75 £335 -16.25% 59
Reading +1 72 £350 +7.69% 45
Wales +13 69 £450 +38.46% 37
Glasgow -10 68 £350 +23.89% 29
East Sussex 0 67 £290 +16.58% 38
Brighton 0 66 £290 +22.75% 29
West Sussex +23 58 £350 +7.69% 20
Gloucestershire +14 56 £385 +30.50% 39

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 7503 (73.96%) CSS
2 7365 (72.60%) JavaScript
3 4426 (43.63%) HTML5
4 3692 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3525 (34.75%) jQuery
6 2746 (27.07%) CSS3
7 2680 (26.42%) .NET
8 2431 (23.96%) Java
9 2262 (22.30%) C#
10 2220 (21.88%) MVC
11 1970 (19.42%) SQL
12 1838 (18.12%) XML
13 1788 (17.62%) TDD
14 1773 (17.48%) ASP.NET
15 1714 (16.90%) AngularJS
16 1532 (15.10%) SQL Server
17 1447 (14.26%) PHP
18 1425 (14.05%) OO
19 1413 (13.93%) Web Services
20 1276 (12.58%) Ajax
21 1249 (12.31%) User Experience
22 1236 (12.18%) Git (software)
23 1180 (11.63%) Scrum
24 1169 (11.52%) Web Development
25 1121 (11.05%) Linux
26 1079 (10.64%) Microsoft
27 1077 (10.62%) Finance
28 1074 (10.59%) MySQL
29 1003 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design
30 958 (9.44%) Oracle

HTML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 809 (7.97%) CMS
2 712 (7.02%) Node.js
3 548 (5.40%) SharePoint
4 468 (4.61%) Apache
5 308 (3.04%) Tomcat
6 289 (2.85%) IIS
7 286 (2.82%) Drupal
8 253 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 211 (2.08%) WordPress
10 203 (2.00%) JBoss
11 165 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 153 (1.51%) Umbraco
13 152 (1.50%) WebSphere
14 139 (1.37%) WebLogic
15 131 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
16 121 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
17 77 (0.76%) Confluence
18 62 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
19 54 (0.53%) nginx
20 45 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 641 (6.32%) Photoshop
2 361 (3.56%) MS Excel
3 352 (3.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 154 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 145 (1.43%) MS Office
6 81 (0.80%) Fireworks
7 72 (0.71%) MS Visio
8 52 (0.51%) InDesign
9 50 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
10 42 (0.41%) InfoPath
11 31 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
12 23 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
13 19 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
14 18 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
15 14 (0.14%) Acrobat
15 14 (0.14%) MS Project
16 9 (0.089%) Shockwave
16 9 (0.089%) SPSS
17 8 (0.079%) GIMP
17 8 (0.079%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 161 (1.59%) Magento
2 150 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 90 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 58 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 34 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 23 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
7 17 (0.17%) Tridion
8 13 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 11 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.099%) RMDS
11 9 (0.089%) ION MarketView
12 8 (0.079%) SAP HCM
12 8 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.079%) Summit
13 6 (0.059%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.059%) Shopify
13 6 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.049%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 5 (0.049%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 126 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (0.74%) GitHub
4 65 (0.64%) SaaS
5 64 (0.63%) Office 365
6 34 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (0.28%) Force.com
8 26 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 25 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (0.24%) Heroku
11 13 (0.13%) MailChimp
12 11 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.11%) PaaS
13 10 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.099%) Yammer
14 8 (0.079%) Basecamp
14 8 (0.079%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.059%) IaaS
16 5 (0.049%) Google App Engine
17 4 (0.039%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 455 (4.48%) HTTP
2 294 (2.90%) Internet
3 206 (2.03%) Intranet
4 112 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 106 (1.04%) LDAP
6 72 (0.71%) HTTPS
7 68 (0.67%) SSL
8 64 (0.63%) SAN
9 47 (0.46%) DNS
10 41 (0.40%) VPN
11 36 (0.35%) FTP
12 26 (0.26%) Firewall
13 24 (0.24%) WAN
13 24 (0.24%) LAN
14 23 (0.23%) Extranet
15 22 (0.22%) SSH
16 17 (0.17%) DHCP
16 17 (0.17%) DVB
17 14 (0.14%) Network Security
18 13 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1532 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 1074 (10.59%) MySQL
3 604 (5.95%) Relational Database
4 399 (3.93%) MongoDB
5 378 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 234 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 215 (2.12%) NoSQL
8 190 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 159 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 157 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 156 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 139 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
13 126 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
14 122 (1.20%) Neo4j
15 98 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 87 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
17 83 (0.82%) Big Data
18 78 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
19 71 (0.70%) DB2
20 58 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1236 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 753 (7.42%) Subversion
3 559 (5.51%) Visual Studio
4 384 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 364 (3.59%) Grunt
6 344 (3.39%) JIRA
7 335 (3.30%) Selenium
8 331 (3.26%) Maven
9 315 (3.10%) Jasmine
10 314 (3.10%) Jenkins
11 305 (3.01%) JUnit
12 261 (2.57%) Eclipse
13 252 (2.48%) Cucumber
14 207 (2.04%) Ant
15 201 (1.98%) Axure RP
16 157 (1.55%) NUnit
17 153 (1.51%) Dreamweaver
18 130 (1.28%) PHPUnit
19 113 (1.11%) Bower
20 111 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1077 (10.62%) Finance
2 553 (5.45%) Banking
3 491 (4.84%) Marketing
4 320 (3.15%) Retail
5 191 (1.88%) Publishing
6 176 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 170 (1.68%) Front Office
8 167 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 143 (1.41%) Advertising
10 140 (1.38%) Games
11 89 (0.88%) Legal
12 64 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 48 (0.47%) Electronics
14 46 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 43 (0.42%) Back Office
16 30 (0.30%) Automotive
16 30 (0.30%) Law
17 28 (0.28%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.13%) Interactive Media
19 12 (0.12%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 7797 (76.86%) Developer
2 1515 (14.93%) Front-End Developer
3 1086 (10.70%) Web Developer
4 996 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 993 (9.79%) .NET Developer
6 830 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 653 (6.44%) Designer
8 616 (6.07%) C# Developer
9 593 (5.85%) PHP Developer
10 580 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 389 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
12 326 (3.21%) UI Developer
13 315 (3.10%) Analyst
14 310 (3.06%) UI Programmer
15 308 (3.04%) ASP.NET Developer
16 294 (2.90%) Architect
17 255 (2.51%) UX Designer
18 222 (2.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 206 (2.03%) Consultant
20 200 (1.97%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7503 (73.96%) CSS
2 4426 (43.63%) HTML5
3 3525 (34.75%) jQuery
4 2746 (27.07%) CSS3
5 2680 (26.42%) .NET
6 1838 (18.12%) XML
7 1773 (17.48%) ASP.NET
8 1714 (16.90%) AngularJS
9 1413 (13.93%) Web Services
10 1276 (12.58%) Ajax
11 884 (8.71%) REST
12 853 (8.41%) JSON
13 741 (7.30%) Spring
14 717 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 707 (6.97%) Backbone.js
16 677 (6.67%) JSP
17 673 (6.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 620 (6.11%) .NET Framework
19 618 (6.09%) Sass
20 607 (5.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1249 (12.31%) User Experience
2 441 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 358 (3.53%) Open Source
4 334 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 318 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 253 (2.49%) W3C
7 181 (1.78%) Visualisation
8 146 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 146 (1.44%) Social Media
9 116 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 94 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 93 (0.92%) Graphic Design
12 76 (0.75%) E-Learning
13 71 (0.70%) Management Information System
14 70 (0.69%) Web 2.0
14 70 (0.69%) iPad
15 67 (0.66%) N-Tier
16 62 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
17 59 (0.58%) RIA
18 58 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1121 (11.05%) Linux
2 742 (7.31%) UNIX
3 608 (5.99%) Windows
4 376 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 362 (3.57%) Android
6 289 (2.85%) Mac OS X
7 93 (0.92%) CentOS
8 84 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (0.52%) AIX
9 53 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 37 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 35 (0.34%) Solaris
14 28 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 25 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 19 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
18 18 (0.18%) VMS
19 17 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3692 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 2220 (21.88%) MVC
3 1788 (17.62%) TDD
4 1425 (14.05%) OO
5 1180 (11.63%) Scrum
6 1169 (11.52%) Web Development
7 1003 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 843 (8.31%) E-Commerce
9 756 (7.45%) BDD
10 679 (6.69%) Web Design
11 646 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
12 515 (5.08%) Unit Testing
13 477 (4.70%) OOP
14 431 (4.25%) Software Engineering
15 392 (3.86%) Content Management
16 367 (3.62%) SOA
17 343 (3.38%) Mentoring
18 326 (3.21%) CRM
19 325 (3.20%) Project Management
20 272 (2.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7365 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 2431 (23.96%) Java
3 2262 (22.30%) C#
4 1970 (19.42%) SQL
5 1447 (14.26%) PHP
6 503 (4.96%) Ruby
7 500 (4.93%) Python
8 313 (3.09%) T-SQL
9 269 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 267 (2.63%) Scala
11 191 (1.88%) Perl
12 190 (1.87%) C++
13 185 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 149 (1.47%) PHP5
15 143 (1.41%) C
16 137 (1.35%) Shell Script
17 130 (1.28%) VBScript
18 121 (1.19%) VB
19 110 (1.08%) PowerShell
20 98 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 652 (6.43%) Degree
2 466 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 302 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 144 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 105 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 91 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 85 (0.84%) ISEB
8 76 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 75 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 63 (0.62%) MCITP
11 51 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 45 (0.44%) MCSA
13 31 (0.31%) Sun Certification
14 20 (0.20%) CCNA
15 16 (0.16%) BC Cleared
16 15 (0.15%) MCSE
17 11 (0.11%) MCP
17 11 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
18 9 (0.089%) OCPJP
18 9 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (2.77%) QA
2 30 (0.30%) WCAG
3 24 (0.24%) WAI
4 23 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 23 (0.23%) SLA
5 8 (0.079%) COBIT
6 7 (0.069%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.069%) HL7
7 6 (0.059%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.049%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.020%) GPG13
9 2 (0.020%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.010%) PAS 55
10 1 (0.010%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.010%) Basel III
System Software
1 100 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 47 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.18%) Docker
4 17 (0.17%) Varnish
5 15 (0.15%) Nmap
6 12 (0.12%) Shibboleth
6 12 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.099%) NFS
7 10 (0.099%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.069%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.059%) vCloud
10 6 (0.059%) Firmware
11 5 (0.049%) Xen
11 5 (0.049%) KVM
11 5 (0.049%) SRDF
11 5 (0.049%) XenApp
12 4 (0.039%) vSphere
12 4 (0.039%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.030%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 94 (0.93%) Puppet
2 51 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 45 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 30 (0.30%) Ansible
6 15 (0.15%) Nessus
6 15 (0.15%) Nagios
6 15 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
7 14 (0.14%) Graylog2
8 11 (0.11%) Zenoss
9 8 (0.079%) OpenSSO
10 7 (0.069%) SCOM
11 6 (0.059%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.039%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.039%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.039%) WMI
12 4 (0.039%) Salt
12 4 (0.039%) Kibana
13 3 (0.030%) cPanel
13 3 (0.030%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1079 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 958 (9.44%) Oracle
3 505 (4.98%) Adobe
4 265 (2.61%) Zend
5 207 (2.04%) Google
6 189 (1.86%) HP
7 160 (1.58%) Sitecore
8 122 (1.20%) Twitter
9 118 (1.16%) IBM
10 100 (0.99%) SAP
11 86 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 81 (0.80%) Sybase
13 65 (0.64%) ServiceNow
14 64 (0.63%) VMware
15 62 (0.61%) Facebook
15 62 (0.61%) hybris
16 58 (0.57%) Citrix
17 57 (0.56%) EPiServer
18 51 (0.50%) Cisco
18 51 (0.50%) Red Hat
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