Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 49 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 +16
Contract jobs citing HTML5 28 13 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.20% 2.60% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% 7.26% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 39
Kent median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.70% +4.65%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £305
90th Percentile £475 £398 £455
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +53.57% -

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 231 179 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 42.94% 35.80% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 132 219
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £238 £263
90th Percentile £523 £476 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Kent median hourly rate - - £37.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +17.52%

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 February 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 21 February 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 -9 9 £338 - 5
Dartford - 4 £450 - 3
West Malling -7 1 £450 +20.00%
HTML5
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) CSS
4 23 (82.14%) C#
5 20 (71.43%) CSS3
6 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
7 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
11 12 (42.86%) MVC
12 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
12 11 (39.29%) SQL
13 10 (35.71%) WCF
14 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (32.14%) REST
15 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
15 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
15 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (25.00%) TypeScript
16 7 (25.00%) Microservices
16 7 (25.00%) SOAP
16 7 (25.00%) Scrum
16 7 (25.00%) Fiddler
17 6 (21.43%) JSON
17 6 (21.43%) ReSharper
17 6 (21.43%) NUnit
17 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management

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 6 (21.43%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) SMTP
1 6 (21.43%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) AMQP
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) QlikView
4 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 6 (21.43%) NUnit
3 6 (21.43%) ReSharper
4 3 (10.71%) Hudson
4 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.57%) Firebug
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Architect
4 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Architect
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Architect
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Azure Architect
7 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Design Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) CSS
3 20 (71.43%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
7 10 (35.71%) WCF
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (32.14%) REST
9 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (25.00%) SOAP
11 6 (21.43%) EDI
11 6 (21.43%) JSON
12 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
12 5 (17.86%) jQuery
12 5 (17.86%) Web Services
13 4 (14.29%) XML
14 3 (10.71%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.71%) Animation
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Microservices
3 7 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) 3D Animation
7 3 (10.71%) Matrix Management
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PSD2
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Capita
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter