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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 12 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing HTML 5508 5331 4587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.27% 9.58% 8.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.23% 34.10% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3875 3362 3002
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 101 48
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.51 £33.64 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +22.31%

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
16577 15633 15315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.90% 28.09% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11265 9911 9834
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 218 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -2 5136 £375 +3.44% 2475
London -2 2487 £413 +3.12% 790
South East -2 859 £338 +3.05% 399
City of London -1 516 £425 +6.25% 170
North West -4 367 £373 +14.61% 363
Yorkshire +6 330 £354 +28.23% 216
South West -2 290 £350 +3.70% 175
East of England 0 273 £350 - 147
West Yorkshire +7 257 £350 +27.27% 126
Leeds +3 227 £365 +44.41% 93
Hampshire -3 200 £350 - 89
Scotland -4 199 £350 - 95
West Midlands -1 187 £325 +2.36% 185
North East +13 174 £425 +21.42% 47
Berkshire -7 157 £315 -9.67% 85
East Midlands 0 155 £313 +11.60% 154
Manchester -8 151 £333 +2.30% 180
Tyne and Wear +8 137 £438 +18.24% 37
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 124 £458 +23.71% 34
Cheshire +14 112 £400 +21.21% 99
Wales +3 110 £277 -7.58% 22
Surrey -2 108 £400 +31.14% 52
Edinburgh -3 98 £350 -6.66% 33
South Wales +2 97 £265 -11.66% 16
Bristol -4 96 £350 - 33
West Sussex +6 90 £363 +20.83% 25
Oxfordshire +1 89 £375 +7.14% 51
Buckinghamshire -2 89 £315 -10.00% 41
Cambridgeshire -2 84 £340 +8.80% 61
Essex +1 73 £350 -10.25% 22

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7705 (75.32%) CSS
2 7569 (73.99%) JavaScript
3 4531 (44.29%) HTML5
4 3958 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3259 (31.86%) jQuery
6 2721 (26.60%) CSS3
7 2631 (25.72%) Java
8 2628 (25.69%) .NET
9 2230 (21.80%) AngularJS
10 2228 (21.78%) C#
11 2058 (20.12%) SQL
12 2021 (19.76%) MVC
13 1937 (18.93%) TDD
14 1679 (16.41%) ASP.NET
15 1578 (15.43%) XML
16 1571 (15.36%) SQL Server
17 1390 (13.59%) OO
18 1360 (13.29%) Web Services
19 1353 (13.23%) Scrum
20 1346 (13.16%) PHP
21 1319 (12.89%) Git (software)
22 1267 (12.39%) User Experience
23 1137 (11.11%) Web Development
24 1134 (11.09%) Finance
25 1074 (10.50%) Ajax
26 1057 (10.33%) E-Commerce
27 1052 (10.28%) MySQL
28 1049 (10.25%) Responsive Web Design
29 1008 (9.85%) Linux
30 899 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap

HTML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 811 (7.93%) CMS
2 804 (7.86%) Node.js
3 390 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 349 (3.41%) Apache
5 307 (3.00%) Drupal
6 306 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 264 (2.58%) IIS
8 262 (2.56%) WordPress
9 259 (2.53%) WebSphere
10 240 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 207 (2.02%) JBoss
12 185 (1.81%) WebLogic
13 181 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
14 179 (1.75%) Confluence
15 172 (1.68%) Umbraco
16 99 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
17 87 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
18 74 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
19 55 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
20 49 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 563 (5.50%) Photoshop
2 310 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 264 (2.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 138 (1.35%) MS Office
5 128 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 68 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 49 (0.48%) InDesign
7 49 (0.48%) Fireworks
8 44 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 43 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
10 34 (0.33%) InfoPath
11 24 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 20 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
13 17 (0.17%) MS Project
14 13 (0.13%) RoboHelp
15 11 (0.11%) FrameMaker
16 10 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
17 9 (0.088%) AutoCAD
17 9 (0.088%) GIMP
17 9 (0.088%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 185 (1.81%) Magento
2 99 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.25%) WebTrends
4 25 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 23 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (0.22%) Tridion
7 20 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
8 19 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 18 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
10 17 (0.17%) Summit
11 16 (0.16%) Teamcenter
12 9 (0.088%) RMDS
12 9 (0.088%) BigMachines
13 6 (0.059%) SAP MII
13 6 (0.059%) BASE24
14 5 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
14 5 (0.049%) Cordys
15 4 (0.039%) Fredhopper
15 4 (0.039%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 205 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (1.42%) Google Analytics
3 139 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 131 (1.28%) GitHub
5 111 (1.09%) SaaS
6 69 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
7 59 (0.58%) Office 365
8 35 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 25 (0.24%) Heroku
10 24 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 20 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (0.18%) PaaS
13 10 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.098%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.088%) Google App Engine
14 9 (0.088%) Force.com
15 8 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.059%) IaaS
17 5 (0.049%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 514 (5.02%) HTTP
2 357 (3.49%) Internet
3 151 (1.48%) Intranet
4 81 (0.79%) LDAP
5 79 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 59 (0.58%) SSL
7 58 (0.57%) DNS
8 41 (0.40%) FTP
9 33 (0.32%) SAN
10 30 (0.29%) Firewall
11 26 (0.25%) HTTPS
12 24 (0.23%) VPN
13 23 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (0.22%) SSH
14 20 (0.20%) WAN
14 20 (0.20%) Extranet
15 18 (0.18%) LAN
16 16 (0.16%) 4G
17 15 (0.15%) SMS
17 15 (0.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1571 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 1052 (10.28%) MySQL
3 531 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 508 (4.97%) MongoDB
5 321 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 288 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 176 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 173 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 164 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 153 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 143 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 143 (1.40%) DB2
12 136 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 92 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 89 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 89 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
15 85 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
16 80 (0.78%) Redis
17 77 (0.75%) Hadoop
18 72 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1319 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 728 (7.12%) Subversion
3 502 (4.91%) Visual Studio
4 469 (4.58%) Grunt
5 412 (4.03%) Jenkins
6 399 (3.90%) JIRA
7 375 (3.67%) Selenium
8 310 (3.03%) Maven
9 276 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 271 (2.65%) Eclipse
11 268 (2.62%) Jasmine
12 230 (2.25%) Cucumber
13 214 (2.09%) JUnit
14 168 (1.64%) gulp
15 160 (1.56%) Ant
16 154 (1.51%) Bower
17 152 (1.49%) Axure RP
18 129 (1.26%) TeamCity
19 126 (1.23%) NUnit
20 97 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 1134 (11.09%) Finance
2 591 (5.78%) Banking
3 509 (4.98%) Marketing
4 387 (3.78%) Retail
5 220 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 218 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 169 (1.65%) Publishing
8 132 (1.29%) Games
9 125 (1.22%) Advertising
10 110 (1.08%) Front Office
11 89 (0.87%) Legal
12 66 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 59 (0.58%) Back Office
14 56 (0.55%) Automotive
15 49 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 41 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 37 (0.36%) Electronics
18 24 (0.23%) Retail Banking
19 22 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
20 21 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 7707 (75.34%) Developer
2 1594 (15.58%) Front-End Developer
3 1110 (10.85%) Web Developer
4 1050 (10.26%) .NET Developer
5 924 (9.03%) Java Developer
6 692 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 650 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 572 (5.59%) Designer
9 539 (5.27%) C# Developer
10 450 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 388 (3.79%) Architect
12 374 (3.66%) UI Developer
12 374 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
13 357 (3.49%) UI Programmer
14 290 (2.83%) Analyst
15 249 (2.43%) ASP.NET Developer
16 233 (2.28%) Front-End Web Developer
17 232 (2.27%) UX Designer
18 204 (1.99%) Full Stack Developer
19 200 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7705 (75.32%) CSS
2 4531 (44.29%) HTML5
3 3259 (31.86%) jQuery
4 2721 (26.60%) CSS3
5 2628 (25.69%) .NET
6 2230 (21.80%) AngularJS
7 1679 (16.41%) ASP.NET
8 1578 (15.43%) XML
9 1360 (13.29%) Web Services
10 1074 (10.50%) Ajax
11 899 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 845 (8.26%) JSON
13 813 (7.95%) Sass
14 750 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 728 (7.12%) REST
16 668 (6.53%) Backbone.js
17 641 (6.27%) RESTful
18 638 (6.24%) Spring
19 610 (5.96%) .NET Framework
20 565 (5.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1267 (12.39%) User Experience
2 464 (4.54%) Mobile App
3 396 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 235 (2.30%) W3C
5 213 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 190 (1.86%) Visualisation
7 165 (1.61%) Social Media
8 128 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 122 (1.19%) Digital Media
10 121 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 112 (1.09%) Graphic Design
12 76 (0.74%) Derivative
12 76 (0.74%) N-Tier
13 70 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 66 (0.65%) iPad
15 59 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 58 (0.57%) RIA
17 55 (0.54%) CMDB
18 54 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
19 52 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1008 (9.85%) Linux
2 639 (6.25%) Windows
3 621 (6.07%) UNIX
4 321 (3.14%) Android
5 304 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 176 (1.72%) Mac OS X
7 76 (0.74%) Solaris
8 58 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 49 (0.48%) CentOS
11 46 (0.45%) AIX
12 41 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 34 (0.33%) Windows Phone
15 32 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 27 (0.26%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.13%) Windows 7
17 13 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3958 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2021 (19.76%) MVC
3 1937 (18.93%) TDD
4 1390 (13.59%) OO
5 1353 (13.23%) Scrum
6 1137 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1057 (10.33%) E-Commerce
8 1049 (10.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 798 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
10 776 (7.59%) BDD
11 645 (6.30%) Web Design
12 536 (5.24%) Unit Testing
13 509 (4.98%) Software Engineering
14 507 (4.96%) Content Management
15 439 (4.29%) SOA
16 395 (3.86%) SDLC
17 364 (3.56%) Open Source
18 347 (3.39%) OOP
19 319 (3.12%) Analytics
20 287 (2.81%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7569 (73.99%) JavaScript
2 2631 (25.72%) Java
3 2228 (21.78%) C#
4 2058 (20.12%) SQL
5 1346 (13.16%) PHP
6 459 (4.49%) Ruby
7 451 (4.41%) Python
8 314 (3.07%) C++
9 256 (2.50%) Scala
10 245 (2.39%) T-SQL
11 231 (2.26%) VB
12 228 (2.23%) VB.NET
13 209 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 184 (1.80%) PowerShell
15 180 (1.76%) Perl
16 166 (1.62%) C
17 150 (1.47%) Shell Script
18 138 (1.35%) Objective-C
19 108 (1.06%) VBScript
20 99 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 551 (5.39%) Security Cleared
2 537 (5.25%) Degree
3 351 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 91 (0.89%) DV Cleared
5 73 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 67 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 60 (0.59%) ISEB
8 52 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 43 (0.42%) MCITP
10 31 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 25 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (0.23%) MCSA
13 23 (0.22%) Sun Certification
14 17 (0.17%) CISSP
15 11 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.098%) MCP
16 10 (0.098%) BC Cleared
17 9 (0.088%) HND
18 8 (0.078%) MCSD
19 6 (0.059%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (2.95%) QA
2 45 (0.44%) SLA
3 25 (0.24%) WCAG
4 13 (0.13%) WAI
5 10 (0.098%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.088%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.059%) HL7
7 6 (0.059%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.029%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.020%) COBIT
9 2 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.020%) TickIT
9 2 (0.020%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.010%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.010%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.010%) Basel III
10 1 (0.010%) GxP
System Software
1 86 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 74 (0.72%) Docker
3 51 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (0.47%) Varnish
5 25 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.17%) vCloud
7 13 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.098%) Squid
9 8 (0.078%) HDFS
10 7 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.068%) NFS
10 7 (0.068%) SRDF
11 6 (0.059%) Xen
11 6 (0.059%) KVM
12 4 (0.039%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.039%) vSphere
12 4 (0.039%) Shibboleth
13 3 (0.029%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 3 (0.029%) Snort
13 3 (0.029%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 150 (1.47%) Puppet
2 84 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (0.59%) Vagrant
4 41 (0.40%) Ansible
5 35 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 32 (0.31%) logstash
6 32 (0.31%) Kibana
7 26 (0.25%) Salt
8 19 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 16 (0.16%) Control-M
9 16 (0.16%) Rundeck
10 15 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 15 (0.15%) Nagios
10 15 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 14 (0.14%) Zenoss
12 13 (0.13%) Graylog
13 12 (0.12%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.098%) TeamSite
14 10 (0.098%) HP UCMDB
15 7 (0.068%) Plesk
Vendors
1 813 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 761 (7.44%) Oracle
3 646 (6.31%) Adobe
4 269 (2.63%) Google
5 190 (1.86%) IBM
6 161 (1.57%) HP
7 159 (1.55%) Zend
8 129 (1.26%) Sitecore
9 113 (1.10%) Twitter
10 111 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 106 (1.04%) ServiceNow
12 80 (0.78%) EPiServer
13 78 (0.76%) VMware
14 76 (0.74%) Red Hat
15 71 (0.69%) SAP
16 64 (0.63%) hybris
17 61 (0.60%) Sybase
18 60 (0.59%) Apple
19 53 (0.52%) New Relic
20 48 (0.47%) BMC
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