Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

HTML5
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 35 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing HTML5 27 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.08% 3.61% 5.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.21% 13.53% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 23
Kent median daily rate £345 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +1.49% +21.82%
10th Percentile £301 £300 £291
90th Percentile £463 £430 £470
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +88.89% -30.77%

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 190 133 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 35.78% 26.65% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 82 180
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £263
90th Percentile £438 £559 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -6 10 £350 +11.11% 2
Tunbridge Wells +8 2 - -
West Malling -5 1 £450 +20.00%
HTML5
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 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 Kent region with a requirement for HTML5.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) CSS3
3 21 (77.78%) .NET
4 19 (70.37%) C#
4 19 (70.37%) MVC
5 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
7 11 (40.74%) CMS
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (33.33%) Web Services
9 9 (33.33%) WCF
9 9 (33.33%) jQuery
9 9 (33.33%) Sitecore
10 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (25.93%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (22.22%) NUnit
12 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
12 6 (22.22%) User Experience
12 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
13 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
13 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (18.52%) TDD

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 11 (40.74%) CMS
2 7 (25.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) AMQP
3 1 (3.70%) SMTP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) NUnit
3 5 (18.52%) Subversion
4 4 (14.81%) Fiddler
4 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (11.11%) Firebug
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) CMS Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (88.89%) CSS3
3 21 (77.78%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) WCF
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
9 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.81%) Ajax
11 3 (11.11%) REST
12 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
12 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
12 2 (7.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 2 (7.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Wireframes
5 3 (11.11%) Microservices
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.11%) Modular Programming
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) API Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (7.41%) Personalization
6 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PSD2
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Capita
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin