The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 38 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 97 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.08% 2.67% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.44% 10.12% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 32
Average daily rate £309 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £334 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
590 484 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.81% 26.42% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 254 278
Average daily rate £320 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 19
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML5
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HTML5 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +26 44 £319 -1.92% 4
Birmingham +6 31 £280 -1.75% 14
Coventry +1 11 £300 +20.00% 1
Staffordshire -2 5 £335 +1.51% 13
Wolverhampton -9 4 £253 -0.98%
Walsall -1 3 £425 - 1
Solihull -8 2 £338 +22.72%
Shropshire - 1 £263 - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
HTML5
England

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) HTML
2 104 (71.23%) JavaScript
3 93 (63.70%) CSS
4 75 (51.37%) CSS3
5 62 (42.47%) jQuery
6 42 (28.77%) .NET
7 33 (22.60%) PHP
7 33 (22.60%) Adobe
8 29 (19.86%) ASP.NET
8 29 (19.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (19.18%) C#
10 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
11 23 (15.75%) Flash
11 23 (15.75%) E-Learning
11 23 (15.75%) Multimedia
11 23 (15.75%) Adobe Captivate
12 22 (15.07%) MySQL
13 21 (14.38%) SQL
13 21 (14.38%) Ajax
13 21 (14.38%) MVC
14 19 (13.01%) REST
15 18 (12.33%) Sass
15 18 (12.33%) JSON
15 18 (12.33%) Automotive
15 18 (12.33%) XML
16 17 (11.64%) SOAP
17 16 (10.96%) Web Services
17 16 (10.96%) Apple iOS
18 15 (10.27%) Web Development
18 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (10.27%) CMS
2 8 (5.48%) WordPress
3 5 (3.42%) IIS
4 4 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.05%) Apache
5 3 (2.05%) Node.js
5 3 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (15.75%) Adobe Captivate
2 12 (8.22%) Photoshop
3 8 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.07%) MySQL
3 7 (4.79%) NonStop SQL
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.05%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Subversion
2 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.05%) JIRA
5 2 (1.37%) Grunt
6 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.68%) TextMate
6 1 (0.68%) RubyGems
General
1 23 (15.75%) Multimedia
2 18 (12.33%) Automotive
3 9 (6.16%) Games
4 5 (3.42%) Finance
5 4 (2.74%) Front Office
6 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Marketing
7 2 (1.37%) Retail
7 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 140 (95.89%) Developer
2 40 (27.40%) Front-End Developer
3 30 (20.55%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Multimedia Developer
5 17 (11.64%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.27%) Graduate
7 9 (6.16%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (4.79%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Games Developer
9 5 (3.42%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Programmer
9 5 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.42%) UI Programmer
9 5 (3.42%) UI Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Analyst
10 4 (2.74%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.74%) HTML Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (2.05%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) HTML
2 93 (63.70%) CSS
3 75 (51.37%) CSS3
4 62 (42.47%) jQuery
5 42 (28.77%) .NET
6 29 (19.86%) ASP.NET
7 23 (15.75%) Flash
8 21 (14.38%) Ajax
9 19 (13.01%) REST
10 18 (12.33%) Sass
10 18 (12.33%) JSON
10 18 (12.33%) XML
11 17 (11.64%) SOAP
12 16 (10.96%) Web Services
13 14 (9.59%) WCF
14 8 (5.48%) JSP
15 7 (4.79%) XHTML
15 7 (4.79%) .NET Framework
16 6 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) E-Learning
2 8 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.42%) Open Source
4 4 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.05%) Online Games
6 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) WURFL
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Apple iOS
2 14 (9.59%) Windows
3 13 (8.90%) Android
4 5 (3.42%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.37%) Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Fedora
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 21 (14.38%) MVC
3 15 (10.27%) Web Development
3 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
4 12 (8.22%) OO
5 11 (7.53%) TDD
6 9 (6.16%) SEO
7 8 (5.48%) CRM
8 7 (4.79%) Web Design
8 7 (4.79%) iOS Development
8 7 (4.79%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.11%) OOP
9 6 (4.11%) Scrum
10 5 (3.42%) Content Management
10 5 (3.42%) Game Development
10 5 (3.42%) Android Development
11 4 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.74%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.05%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (71.23%) JavaScript
2 33 (22.60%) PHP
3 28 (19.18%) C#
4 21 (14.38%) SQL
5 9 (6.16%) Java
6 5 (3.42%) Scala
7 4 (2.74%) PHP5
7 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.74%) Ruby
8 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VB6
9 1 (0.68%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.68%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
1 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Adobe
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.74%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.05%) Sony
4 3 (2.05%) Facebook
5 2 (1.37%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.37%) SAP
5 2 (1.37%) Northgate
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.68%) Sage
6 1 (0.68%) Sencha
6 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.68%) iRise
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Zend
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