The table below looks at the statistics for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 19 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing HTML 167 187 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.95% 7.64% 9.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.81% 31.53% 36.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 107 110
Average daily rate
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£303 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £242 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £18.10 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £33.84 £101.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.60 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +18.18%
HTML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 593 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.55% 24.21% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 341 311
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £34.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HTML
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML across the West Midlands region.

HTML Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTML
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HTML Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML across the West Midlands region.

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HTML Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HTML
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham -5 43 £325 -7.14% 48
Staffordshire +10 33 £365 +24.78% 34
Coventry +1 28 £300 -7.69% 17
Warwickshire -9 12 £210 -30.00% 23
Worcestershire +7 8 £244 -1.01% 10
Wolverhampton +2 7 £178 -25.26% 6
Shropshire - 7 £418 - 5
Solihull -7 4 £305 +10.90% 10
West Bromwich - 2 £225 -
Walsall +2 1 - -
Herefordshire -5 1 £190 -41.53% 2
HTML
England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 309 (83.74%) CSS
2 277 (75.07%) JavaScript
3 157 (42.55%) HTML5
4 152 (41.19%) jQuery
5 136 (36.86%) .NET
6 99 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (26.29%) C#
8 96 (26.02%) ASP.NET
9 94 (25.47%) SQL Server
10 89 (24.12%) CSS3
11 83 (22.49%) MySQL
12 82 (22.22%) MVC
13 81 (21.95%) SQL
14 75 (20.33%) PHP
15 57 (15.45%) XML
16 56 (15.18%) Web Development
17 50 (13.55%) Photoshop
18 48 (13.01%) CMS
19 45 (12.20%) Ajax
20 41 (11.11%) E-Commerce
21 38 (10.30%) Linux
22 37 (10.03%) Web Services
22 37 (10.03%) .NET Framework
23 36 (9.76%) AngularJS
23 36 (9.76%) Adobe
24 35 (9.49%) Scrum
24 35 (9.49%) Finance
25 33 (8.94%) Web Design
25 33 (8.94%) Content Management
25 33 (8.94%) WordPress

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 48 (13.01%) CMS
2 33 (8.94%) WordPress
3 21 (5.69%) Apache
4 19 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.61%) Joomla!
6 12 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (2.71%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.44%) IIS
10 8 (2.17%) Confluence
11 7 (1.90%) Node.js
11 7 (1.90%) Umbraco
12 6 (1.63%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.36%) JBoss
13 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.81%) Drupal
15 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 50 (13.55%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.98%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (2.98%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.44%) MS Office
5 5 (1.36%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.54%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.98%) Magento
2 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.90%) GitHub
2 6 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.54%) Office 365
4 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.54%) PaaS
4 2 (0.54%) Heroku
4 2 (0.54%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.27%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.15%) HTTP
2 14 (3.79%) Internet
3 11 (2.98%) Intranet
4 6 (1.63%) Extranet
4 6 (1.63%) SSL
5 4 (1.08%) Skype
6 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.54%) DNS
7 2 (0.54%) SMTP
7 2 (0.54%) FTP
7 2 (0.54%) Firewall
8 1 (0.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.27%) 2G
8 1 (0.27%) MIMO
8 1 (0.27%) LTE
8 1 (0.27%) 4G
8 1 (0.27%) FlexRay
8 1 (0.27%) 3G
8 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.27%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 83 (22.49%) MySQL
3 18 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (2.17%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.36%) MS Access
13 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.54%) DB2
15 1 (0.27%) OLAP
15 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.78%) Subversion
3 24 (6.50%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.07%) JIRA
5 10 (2.71%) JUnit
6 9 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.44%) Selenium
7 7 (1.90%) Grunt
8 5 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.08%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.08%) PhpStorm
9 4 (1.08%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.81%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.81%) gulp
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.54%) Moq
General
1 35 (9.49%) Finance
2 18 (4.88%) Marketing
3 15 (4.07%) Retail
4 11 (2.98%) Automotive
5 9 (2.44%) Games
6 6 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.36%) Publishing
8 4 (1.08%) Back Office
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.81%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 303 (82.11%) Developer
2 61 (16.53%) .NET Developer
3 49 (13.28%) Web Developer
4 46 (12.47%) PHP Developer
5 45 (12.20%) Front-End Developer
6 31 (8.40%) C# Developer
7 18 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (4.34%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (4.07%) Front-End Web Developer
9 15 (4.07%) Designer
10 12 (3.25%) Team Leader
10 12 (3.25%) Java Developer
11 11 (2.98%) Senior Developer
11 11 (2.98%) Flash Developer
11 11 (2.98%) MySQL Developer
11 11 (2.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 10 (2.71%) Architect
13 9 (2.44%) SharePoint Developer
14 8 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (1.90%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (83.74%) CSS
2 157 (42.55%) HTML5
3 152 (41.19%) jQuery
4 136 (36.86%) .NET
5 96 (26.02%) ASP.NET
6 89 (24.12%) CSS3
7 57 (15.45%) XML
8 45 (12.20%) Ajax
9 37 (10.03%) .NET Framework
9 37 (10.03%) Web Services
10 36 (9.76%) AngularJS
11 30 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (6.78%) WCF
13 24 (6.50%) XHTML
14 23 (6.23%) REST
15 22 (5.96%) Entity Framework
16 21 (5.69%) LAMP
16 21 (5.69%) XSLT
17 20 (5.42%) Spring
18 17 (4.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.59%) User Experience
2 20 (5.42%) N-Tier
3 18 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.25%) Visualisation
5 12 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.71%) NHS
7 8 (2.17%) iPhone
7 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.90%) iPad
8 7 (1.90%) W3C
9 6 (1.63%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.63%) New Media
10 5 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.08%) Social Media
12 3 (0.81%) Animation
13 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.54%) VLE
13 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.30%) Linux
2 22 (5.96%) Windows
3 13 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.98%) Android
5 10 (2.71%) UNIX
6 8 (2.17%) SUSE
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.27%) Tizen
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.27%) VMS
10 1 (0.27%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (22.22%) MVC
3 56 (15.18%) Web Development
4 41 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 35 (9.49%) Scrum
6 33 (8.94%) Web Design
6 33 (8.94%) Content Management
7 32 (8.67%) TDD
7 32 (8.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 26 (7.05%) Open Source
9 23 (6.23%) OO
10 22 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.69%) SEO
12 20 (5.42%) Analytics
13 15 (4.07%) Workflow
13 15 (4.07%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.52%) SOA
14 13 (3.52%) CRM
15 12 (3.25%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (3.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 277 (75.07%) JavaScript
2 97 (26.29%) C#
3 81 (21.95%) SQL
4 75 (20.33%) PHP
5 29 (7.86%) VB.NET
6 28 (7.59%) Java
7 25 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.07%) VB
9 12 (3.25%) ActionScript
10 11 (2.98%) ActionScript 3.0
11 10 (2.71%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.17%) VB6
13 7 (1.90%) VBScript
14 6 (1.63%) Perl
15 5 (1.36%) Python
16 4 (1.08%) C++
16 4 (1.08%) Ruby
16 4 (1.08%) PHP5
16 4 (1.08%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 30 (8.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) MCTS
4 1 (0.27%) MCITP
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.27%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.98%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.17%) Kibana
2 7 (1.90%) Plesk
3 3 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (9.76%) Adobe
2 29 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.96%) Oracle
4 21 (5.69%) Google
5 9 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.17%) Zend
7 7 (1.90%) webMethods
8 5 (1.36%) Telerik
8 5 (1.36%) Apple
9 4 (1.08%) Informatica
9 4 (1.08%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.08%) Nintex
10 3 (0.81%) IBM
11 2 (0.54%) Sybase
11 2 (0.54%) Lotus
11 2 (0.54%) Vitria
11 2 (0.54%) Alterian
11 2 (0.54%) Omniture
11 2 (0.54%) Stellent
11 2 (0.54%) BEA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £365 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Rate: £260 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago