The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 24 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Contract jobs citing HTML 7 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.96% 8.22% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 23.08% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 5
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £233 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £32.54
% change year-on-year +25.00% -1.65%  

HTML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 62 78 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 43.97% 35.62% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 74 34
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.15 £20.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.09% -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing HTML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in Chester

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in Chester

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for HTML.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) gulp
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) React
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Secure Coding
6 2 (28.57%) Laravel
6 2 (28.57%) webpack
7 1 (14.29%) Twitter
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Slack
7 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line

HTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) gulp
2 2 (28.57%) webpack
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) React
4 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Laravel
7 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Secure Coding
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Remarketing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter