The table below looks at the statistics for Semantic 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 Semantic HTML over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Semantic HTML, XHTML (Semantic Markup)
Rank 526 542 535
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Semantic HTML 74 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £403 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15338 15097 13707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.34% 28.03% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10258 9816 8606
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 222 341
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.75 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Semantic HTML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Semantic HTML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Semantic HTML
Daily Rate Trend

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

Semantic HTML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Semantic HTML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Semantic HTML within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Semantic HTML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Semantic HTML
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Semantic HTML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Semantic HTML
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Semantic HTML within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +11 73 £375 -6.25% 11
London -7 46 £375 -8.25% 6
East of England +18 25 £363 +9.84% 1
Hertfordshire +5 25 £363 -3.33%
Watford +1 14 £363 -3.33%
Isleworth - 9 £325 -
City of London - 6 £400 - 2
Coventry +6 2 £315 -1.56%
West Midlands +1 2 £315 +1.61% 2
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Semantic HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Semantic 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 Semantic HTML.

1 119 (99.17%) HTML
2 116 (96.67%) CSS
3 109 (90.83%) JavaScript
4 61 (50.83%) W3C
5 56 (46.67%) E-Commerce
6 55 (45.83%) CSS3
7 54 (45.00%) HTML5
8 53 (44.17%) User Experience
9 51 (42.50%) Sass
10 50 (41.67%) XHTML
11 49 (40.83%) Java
12 39 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (32.50%) AngularJS
12 39 (32.50%) Git (software)
13 34 (28.33%) JSP
14 31 (25.83%) jQuery
15 30 (25.00%) JSTL
16 27 (22.50%) TDD
17 25 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (20.83%) Grunt
18 20 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
19 19 (15.83%) MVC
20 17 (14.17%) OO
20 17 (14.17%) GitHub
21 16 (13.33%) .NET
21 16 (13.33%) Ruby
22 15 (12.50%) HTTP
22 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
23 14 (11.67%) KnockoutJS
23 14 (11.67%) LESS

Semantic HTML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Semantic 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 Semantic HTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.67%) CMS
2 13 (10.83%) Node.js
3 10 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (5.83%) ColdFusion
5 4 (3.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) MySQL
2 7 (5.83%) RDBMS
2 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.83%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 39 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.83%) Grunt
3 14 (11.67%) Bower
4 11 (9.17%) Jasmine
5 8 (6.67%) Subversion
6 7 (5.83%) JSHint
7 6 (5.00%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.50%) PhantomJS
10 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.67%) Selenium
10 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.67%) NUnit
11 1 (0.83%) JIRA
11 1 (0.83%) Mocha
11 1 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (1.67%) Advertising
3 2 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (95.83%) Developer
2 64 (53.33%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Web Developer
4 9 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (5.83%) ColdFusion Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (3.33%) Umbraco Developer
7 4 (3.33%) UI Programmer
7 4 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (3.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (3.33%) UI Developer
8 1 (0.83%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (0.83%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (0.83%) PHP Developer
8 1 (0.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (0.83%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (99.17%) HTML
2 116 (96.67%) CSS
3 55 (45.83%) CSS3
4 54 (45.00%) HTML5
5 51 (42.50%) Sass
6 50 (41.67%) XHTML
7 39 (32.50%) AngularJS
8 34 (28.33%) JSP
9 31 (25.83%) jQuery
10 30 (25.00%) JSTL
11 25 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (13.33%) .NET
13 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
14 14 (11.67%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (11.67%) LESS
14 14 (11.67%) RESTful
15 12 (10.00%) Web Services
16 10 (8.33%) JSON
16 10 (8.33%) JSLint
17 9 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 61 (50.83%) W3C
2 53 (44.17%) User Experience
3 4 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.33%) BBC
4 1 (0.83%) Streaming Video
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Social Media
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) UNIX
1 6 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 39 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.50%) TDD
4 20 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (15.83%) MVC
6 17 (14.17%) OO
7 11 (9.17%) Web Development
7 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.33%) Web Design
8 10 (8.33%) SOA
9 7 (5.83%) BDD
10 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.17%) Functional Programming
11 5 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (3.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 4 (3.33%) SMACSS
12 4 (3.33%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (3.33%) Graceful Degradation
12 4 (3.33%) Image Processing
13 2 (1.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 109 (90.83%) JavaScript
2 49 (40.83%) Java
3 16 (13.33%) Ruby
4 14 (11.67%) PHP
5 10 (8.33%) C#
6 6 (5.00%) Clojure
7 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.33%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) Smalltalk
9 1 (0.83%) Lua
9 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.67%) Adobe
3 1 (0.83%) Zend
3 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.83%) Twitter