The table below looks at the statistics for HTML5 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 HTML5 over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HTML5
Rank 44 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing HTML5 93 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.64% 2.08% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.90% 9.68% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 29
Average daily rate £350 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £234 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.20 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% -7.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
HTML5
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
624 475 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.45% 21.50% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 295 310
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

HTML5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTML5 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HTML5
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML5 across the West Midlands region.

HTML5 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

HTML5 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HTML5
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 across the West Midlands region.

HTML5 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 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
Birmingham +10 28 £300 -7.69% 27
Staffordshire +2 13 £350 - 12
Warwickshire +2 7 £259 -10.68% 9
Coventry -7 6 £325 -3.70% 10
Shropshire -14 6 - - 11
Wolverhampton - 2 £300 -
Solihull -15 1 - - 4
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £280 - 3
HTML5
England

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing HTML5 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.

1 179 (100.00%) HTML
2 160 (89.39%) CSS
3 148 (82.68%) JavaScript
4 107 (59.78%) CSS3
5 80 (44.69%) jQuery
6 75 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (37.43%) .NET
8 63 (35.20%) AngularJS
9 58 (32.40%) C#
10 44 (24.58%) MVC
11 43 (24.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 39 (21.79%) Front End Development
13 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
14 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET
15 33 (18.44%) Java
15 33 (18.44%) Web Development
16 31 (17.32%) Retail
16 31 (17.32%) PHP
17 30 (16.76%) SQL
18 24 (13.41%) N-Tier
18 24 (13.41%) SOA
19 23 (12.85%) TypeScript
19 23 (12.85%) REST
20 21 (11.73%) XML
20 21 (11.73%) MySQL
21 20 (11.17%) Finance
21 20 (11.17%) TDD
21 20 (11.17%) JSON
22 19 (10.61%) E-Commerce
22 19 (10.61%) High Availability

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing HTML5 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.82%) CMS
2 12 (6.70%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.59%) WordPress
4 9 (5.03%) Apache
4 9 (5.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.47%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.47%) Node.js
6 6 (3.35%) IIS
7 5 (2.79%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.23%) nginx
8 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.68%) Drupal
9 3 (1.68%) JBoss
9 3 (1.68%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.56%) Confluence
11 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) BigMachines
1 4 (2.23%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) SaaS
2 6 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.23%) PaaS
5 3 (1.68%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.68%) Office 365
6 2 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) HTTP
2 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.68%) SSL
4 2 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.73%) MySQL
3 8 (4.47%) DTS
3 8 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.70%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.15%) Selenium
4 5 (2.79%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.79%) JUnit
5 4 (2.23%) Grunt
5 4 (2.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.68%) Ant
6 3 (1.68%) Gradle
6 3 (1.68%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.68%) JIRA
6 3 (1.68%) Maven
6 3 (1.68%) Moq
6 3 (1.68%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.12%) gulp
7 2 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 31 (17.32%) Retail
2 20 (11.17%) Finance
3 7 (3.91%) Games
4 5 (2.79%) Advertising
5 4 (2.23%) Marketing
6 2 (1.12%) Billing
6 2 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (78.77%) Developer
2 48 (26.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 40 (22.35%) Web Developer
4 33 (18.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 30 (16.76%) HTML Developer
6 25 (13.97%) HTML CSS Developer
7 21 (11.73%) .NET Developer
8 17 (9.50%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.38%) Architect
10 14 (7.82%) PHP Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Angular Developer
11 13 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Mobile Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Mobile Web Developer
12 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.59%) Java Developer
14 7 (3.91%) Applications Architect
14 7 (3.91%) Software Developer
15 6 (3.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (100.00%) HTML
2 160 (89.39%) CSS
3 107 (59.78%) CSS3
4 80 (44.69%) jQuery
5 67 (37.43%) .NET
6 63 (35.20%) AngularJS
7 43 (24.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET
9 23 (12.85%) REST
10 21 (11.73%) XML
11 20 (11.17%) JSON
12 17 (9.50%) Web Services
13 15 (8.38%) SOAP
14 14 (7.82%) Backbone.js
14 14 (7.82%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (6.70%) Ajax
15 12 (6.70%) WCF
16 11 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (5.59%) .NET Framework
18 8 (4.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) N-Tier
2 14 (7.82%) Mobile App
3 13 (7.26%) User Experience
4 8 (4.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.79%) Streaming Video
6 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.68%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.68%) Linked Data
7 3 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.12%) Social Media
9 1 (0.56%) Animation
9 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.56%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.26%) Linux
2 9 (5.03%) Unix
3 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.58%) MVC
3 39 (21.79%) Front End Development
4 33 (18.44%) Web Development
5 24 (13.41%) SOA
6 20 (11.17%) TDD
7 19 (10.61%) E-Commerce
7 19 (10.61%) High Availability
7 19 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (9.50%) B2C
8 17 (9.50%) Mobile Development
9 14 (7.82%) CRM
10 13 (7.26%) OO
11 12 (6.70%) Analytics
12 11 (6.15%) Performance Testing
13 10 (5.59%) Open Source
14 9 (5.03%) BDD
14 9 (5.03%) SDLC
14 9 (5.03%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 148 (82.68%) JavaScript
2 58 (32.40%) C#
3 33 (18.44%) Java
4 31 (17.32%) PHP
5 30 (16.76%) SQL
6 23 (12.85%) TypeScript
7 14 (7.82%) VB
8 10 (5.59%) ActionScript
9 9 (5.03%) C
10 8 (4.47%) C++
10 8 (4.47%) XPath
11 5 (2.79%) Scala
11 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.23%) Apex Code
12 4 (2.23%) Perl
13 3 (1.68%) Haskell
13 3 (1.68%) Ruby
13 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.12%) Python
14 2 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.59%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle
3 6 (3.35%) Adobe
4 5 (2.79%) webMethods
5 4 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.23%) Siebel
6 2 (1.12%) Informatica
6 2 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Sencha
7 1 (0.56%) Twitter
7 1 (0.56%) Zend
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