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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Semantic HTML, XHTML (Semantic Markup)
Rank 609 571 541
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -30
Contract jobs citing Semantic HTML 17 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.079% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 35
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £298 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 14 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 17 £450 +20.00% 16
London +2 13 £465 +17.35% 7
Croydon - 2 £450 -
City of London +33 1 - -
South East +8 1 £400 +45.45% 1
South West - 1 £250 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Leicester - 1 £450 -
Swindon - 1 £250 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £250 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

Semantic HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) HTML
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) HTML5
4 24 (64.86%) CSS3
4 24 (64.86%) Sass
5 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (59.46%) jQuery
7 20 (54.05%) Front End Development
8 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
8 19 (51.35%) Grunt
9 16 (43.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (43.24%) TDD
10 14 (37.84%) BDD
10 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
11 13 (35.14%) User Experience
12 12 (32.43%) LESS
13 11 (29.73%) Scrum
13 11 (29.73%) Node.js
14 10 (27.03%) Kanban
14 10 (27.03%) Web Design
14 10 (27.03%) Ajax
14 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (24.32%) PHP
15 9 (24.32%) MySQL
15 9 (24.32%) RESTful
15 9 (24.32%) Jasmine
16 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
16 8 (21.62%) Progressive Enhancement
16 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration

Semantic HTML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (29.73%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Drupal
2 3 (8.11%) WordPress
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Heroku
3 2 (5.41%) CloudFront
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Grunt
2 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (24.32%) Jasmine
4 8 (21.62%) gulp
5 7 (18.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (8.11%) Bower
7 2 (5.41%) Capybara
7 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.41%) git-flow
7 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.41%) Protractor
7 2 (5.41%) RSpec
7 2 (5.41%) RubyGems
7 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.70%) JSHint
8 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) Publishing
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
5 10 (27.03%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (16.22%) Angular Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Python/Django Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior UI/UX Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior UX Developer
10 1 (2.70%) UI/UX Developer
10 1 (2.70%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) HTML5
3 24 (64.86%) CSS3
3 24 (64.86%) Sass
4 22 (59.46%) jQuery
5 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
6 12 (32.43%) LESS
7 10 (27.03%) Ajax
7 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (24.32%) RESTful
9 8 (21.62%) JSON
10 4 (10.81%) Web Services
11 3 (8.11%) XHTML
12 2 (5.41%) .NET
12 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
12 2 (5.41%) Django
12 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (5.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) W3C
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Front End Development
3 16 (43.24%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) BDD
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 10 (27.03%) Kanban
6 10 (27.03%) Web Design
7 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.62%) OO
7 8 (21.62%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
10 4 (10.81%) Mobile First
10 4 (10.81%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
3 5 (13.51%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) Ruby
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Capistrano
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Twitter
2 3 (8.11%) Facebook
3 2 (5.41%) Akamai
3 2 (5.41%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) ATG
4 1 (2.70%) Demandware
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
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