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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Semantic HTML, XHTML (Semantic Markup)
Rank 615 583 562
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -21
Contract jobs citing Semantic HTML 25 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 49
Average daily rate £363 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £238 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £385 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £315 £375
% change year-on-year
-24.60% -16.00%
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
15412 14935 14816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 26.79% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9676 9667
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 199 203
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 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 10 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 29 April 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 -46 25 £363 +11.53% 4
London -28 19 £375 - 2
City of London +47 6 £325 +8.33%
Milton Keynes - 3 £238 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £238 -
South East - 3 £238 -
West Midlands -16 2 £220 -30.15%
Manchester -7 1 £425 +30.76%
North West -9 1 £425 +30.76% 1
Stockport - 1 £425 -

Semantic HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 46 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (95.65%) CSS
3 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
4 30 (65.22%) HTML5
4 30 (65.22%) Sass
5 29 (63.04%) jQuery
6 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (56.52%) CSS3
8 22 (47.83%) Front End Development
9 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
10 18 (39.13%) Grunt
10 18 (39.13%) TDD
11 17 (36.96%) LESS
11 17 (36.96%) User Experience
12 16 (34.78%) Web Development
13 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
14 13 (28.26%) MVC
14 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (23.91%) BDD
15 11 (23.91%) Node.js
15 11 (23.91%) Scrum
16 10 (21.74%) PHP
16 10 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (21.74%) gulp
17 9 (19.57%) RESTful
18 8 (17.39%) XHTML
18 8 (17.39%) .NET
18 8 (17.39%) Photoshop
19 7 (15.22%) Web Design
19 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC

Semantic HTML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (23.91%) Node.js
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
2 4 (8.70%) Drupal
3 3 (6.52%) WordPress
4 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.17%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.17%) Heroku
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Grunt
2 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
3 10 (21.74%) gulp
4 4 (8.70%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.35%) Bower
6 2 (4.35%) Protractor
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) git-flow
7 1 (2.17%) JSHint
7 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (10.87%) Publishing
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Angular Developer
5 7 (15.22%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (15.22%) HTML Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (10.87%) UI Developer
6 5 (10.87%) UX Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Digital Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Umbraco Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Django Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (95.65%) CSS
3 30 (65.22%) HTML5
3 30 (65.22%) Sass
4 29 (63.04%) jQuery
5 26 (56.52%) CSS3
6 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
7 17 (36.96%) LESS
8 10 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (19.57%) RESTful
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) XHTML
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (13.04%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
14 4 (8.70%) Ajax
14 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (8.70%) REST
15 3 (6.52%) Web Services
16 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) W3C
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Animation
4 1 (2.17%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Front End Development
3 18 (39.13%) TDD
4 16 (34.78%) Web Development
5 13 (28.26%) MVC
5 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (23.91%) BDD
6 11 (23.91%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) Web Design
8 6 (13.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) OOP
9 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Mobile First
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (10.87%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.70%) Kanban
10 4 (8.70%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Twitter
2 1 (2.17%) Google