Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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.

HTML5
South East > Kent
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 37 38
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 10 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.49% 5.02% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 13.17% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Kent median daily rate £475 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.71% - +1.49%
10th Percentile £299 £303 £301
90th Percentile £488 £450 £415
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +70.00%

HTML5 is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 172 205 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 42.89% 38.10% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 147 96
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +1.45% +2.22%
10th Percentile £281 £308 £248
90th Percentile £488 £510 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing HTML5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in Kent

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5 in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in Kent

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in Kent over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML5 in Kent

HTML5
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +10 5 £475 +40.74% 5
Tunbridge Wells -6 2 £288 - 4
West Malling -7 1 £475 +5.56%
HTML5
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for HTML5.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
5 5 (50.00%) User Experience
5 5 (50.00%) React
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) CSS3
5 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) BDD
7 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (30.00%) JSON

HTML5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Babel
4 1 (10.00%) PostCSS
4 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 5 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 5 (50.00%) UX Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) React
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Angular 2
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) LESS
8 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Global Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore