The first table below looks at the demand for HTML5 Canvas skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML5 Canvas 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.

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 Canvas Element
Rank 557 528 569
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Contract jobs citing HTML5 Canvas 31 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.059% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 5
Average daily rate £350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £188 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

HTML5 Canvas
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HTML5 Canvas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTML5 Canvas
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML5 Canvas within the UK.

HTML5 Canvas Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HTML5 Canvas
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 Canvas within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

HTML5 Canvas Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HTML5 Canvas
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 Canvas within the UK.

HTML5 Canvas Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HTML5 Canvas
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 Canvas within the UK 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
England -30 31 £350 -24.32% 7
London -29 27 £388 -22.50% 5
City of London -6 10 £350 - 2
South East - 1 £275 - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1

HTML5 Canvas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HTML5 Canvas 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 Canvas.

1 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 41 (85.42%) HTML
2 41 (85.42%) CSS
3 37 (77.08%) HTML5
4 34 (70.83%) CSS3
5 27 (56.25%) jQuery
6 20 (41.67%) OO
7 19 (39.58%) Ajax
8 16 (33.33%) Backbone.js
8 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (29.17%) OOP
10 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.92%) MVC
11 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
12 10 (20.83%) BDD
12 10 (20.83%) XML
12 10 (20.83%) LESS
13 9 (18.75%) PHP
14 8 (16.67%) WebGL
14 8 (16.67%) C#
14 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 8 (16.67%) .NET
14 8 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (16.67%) Front Office
15 7 (14.58%) Node.js
15 7 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (12.50%) Sass
16 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
16 6 (12.50%) Java
16 6 (12.50%) SVG

HTML5 Canvas
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HTML5 Canvas 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 Canvas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) Node.js
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Redis
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Mocha
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Firebug
2 3 (6.25%) QUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 3 (6.25%) Bower
3 2 (4.17%) Calabash
3 2 (4.17%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.08%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.08%) Grunt
General
1 8 (16.67%) Front Office
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Flash Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) HTML
1 41 (85.42%) CSS
2 37 (77.08%) HTML5
3 34 (70.83%) CSS3
4 27 (56.25%) jQuery
5 19 (39.58%) Ajax
6 16 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (20.83%) LESS
7 10 (20.83%) XML
8 8 (16.67%) .NET
8 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 8 (16.67%) WebGL
9 6 (12.50%) Sass
9 6 (12.50%) SVG
10 5 (10.42%) Flash
10 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.33%) RESTful
11 4 (8.33%) Google Closure
11 4 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Social Network
3 2 (4.17%) Animation
3 2 (4.17%) New Media
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) BBC
4 1 (2.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
1 3 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) OOP
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) MVC
5 10 (20.83%) BDD
6 7 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 3 (6.25%) RDF
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Content Management
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Android Development
10 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.17%) OOD
11 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.75%) PHP
3 8 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) ActionScript
6 4 (8.33%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) SQL
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) OpenIDM
1 2 (4.17%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) Perforce
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 2 (4.17%) Sencha
3 2 (4.17%) Eloqua
3 2 (4.17%) Facebook
3 2 (4.17%) ForgeRock