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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML5
Rank 71 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML5 43 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 2.58% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 10.26% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 37
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.35 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
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
557 536 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.94% 25.13% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 321 292
Average daily rate £371 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 21
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
(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 -13 11 £363 +26.08% 10
Warwickshire -8 6 £308 -18.00% 9
Staffordshire 0 5 £325 +7.43% 5
Coventry -4 5 £338 -10.00% 6
Solihull - 4 £263 - 3
Shropshire - 2 £206 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £275 -
Dudley - - - -
Stourbridge - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
West Bromwich - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
HTML5
England

HTML5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 129 (100.00%) HTML
2 116 (89.92%) CSS
3 108 (83.72%) JavaScript
4 78 (60.47%) CSS3
5 75 (58.14%) jQuery
6 45 (34.88%) .NET
7 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET
8 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (27.13%) C#
10 30 (23.26%) MVC
10 30 (23.26%) AngularJS
11 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
12 20 (15.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (14.73%) PHP
14 18 (13.95%) Intranet
14 18 (13.95%) Git (software)
15 17 (13.18%) OOP
15 17 (13.18%) Java
15 17 (13.18%) MySQL
15 17 (13.18%) Ajax
15 17 (13.18%) User Experience
16 16 (12.40%) VBScript
16 16 (12.40%) Classic ASP
17 15 (11.63%) Web Services
17 15 (11.63%) SQL
18 13 (10.08%) XML
18 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
19 12 (9.30%) SOA
19 12 (9.30%) OO
19 12 (9.30%) JSON

HTML5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.43%) CMS
3 6 (4.65%) Node.js
4 5 (3.88%) Apache
5 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.33%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.33%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.78%) Liferay
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.78%) Blender
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.78%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Magento
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.95%) Intranet
2 6 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) SMS
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.18%) MySQL
3 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.55%) SQLite
5 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.20%) Subversion
3 5 (3.88%) JIRA
3 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.10%) Ant
4 4 (3.10%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.78%) Flex Builder
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 9 (6.98%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Games
3 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Automotive
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (93.80%) Developer
2 26 (20.16%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Web Developer
4 14 (10.85%) .NET Developer
5 12 (9.30%) UI Developer
5 12 (9.30%) UI Programmer
6 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.98%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Architect
11 4 (3.10%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Architect
12 3 (2.33%) Designer
12 3 (2.33%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (100.00%) HTML
2 116 (89.92%) CSS
3 78 (60.47%) CSS3
4 75 (58.14%) jQuery
5 45 (34.88%) .NET
6 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET
7 30 (23.26%) AngularJS
8 17 (13.18%) Ajax
9 16 (12.40%) Classic ASP
10 15 (11.63%) Web Services
11 13 (10.08%) XML
12 12 (9.30%) JSON
13 11 (8.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (7.75%) Sass
15 9 (6.98%) PhoneGap
16 8 (6.20%) XHTML
16 8 (6.20%) .NET Framework
17 6 (4.65%) Flash
17 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 5 (3.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) User Experience
2 9 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.33%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.33%) NHS
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.33%) SCORM
4 3 (2.33%) E-Learning
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) W3C
5 2 (1.55%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.78%) Kindle
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) RIA
6 1 (0.78%) iPhone
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 10 (7.75%) Android
3 3 (2.33%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) UNIX
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.26%) MVC
3 20 (15.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (13.18%) OOP
5 12 (9.30%) SOA
5 12 (9.30%) OO
6 11 (8.53%) Web Development
7 10 (7.75%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.75%) iOS Development
8 9 (6.98%) Android Development
9 8 (6.20%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.43%) Project Management
11 6 (4.65%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.88%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.88%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.88%) Scrum
12 5 (3.88%) Web Design
13 4 (3.10%) Content Management
13 4 (3.10%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 35 (27.13%) C#
3 19 (14.73%) PHP
4 17 (13.18%) Java
5 16 (12.40%) VBScript
6 15 (11.63%) SQL
7 9 (6.98%) VB
7 9 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.88%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (3.88%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.55%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.78%) R
11 1 (0.78%) PHP5
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) VBA
11 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
1 2 (1.55%) WCAG
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.20%) Adobe
3 6 (4.65%) Sencha
4 5 (3.88%) Google
5 3 (2.33%) Twitter
5 3 (2.33%) Oracle
5 3 (2.33%) Nintex
6 2 (1.55%) Zend
6 2 (1.55%) Capita
7 1 (0.78%) Facebook
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.78%) Apple