Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 37 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing HTML5 17 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.85% 4.34% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.18% 12.87% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 17
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% +1.49%
10th Percentile £269 £335 £260
90th Percentile £488 £358 £426
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.16% +111.25%

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 152 171 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 34.47% 33.73% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 139 78
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £281 £298 £255
90th Percentile £488 £428 £629
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
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% +10.81%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 7 £425 +21.43% 5
Tunbridge Wells -4 2 £288 - 2
West Malling - 1 £475 -
Canterbury - 1 £125 - 1
HTML5
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
3 12 (70.59%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Sass
5 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 7 (41.18%) Photoshop
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Ajax
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) User Experience
7 6 (35.29%) React
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 5 (29.41%) C#
8 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
9 4 (23.53%) Front End Development

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 2 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) Grunt
4 2 (11.76%) gulp
4 2 (11.76%) webpack
5 1 (5.88%) Babel
5 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.88%) PostCSS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (52.94%) Web Developer
4 7 (41.18%) UI Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (29.41%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (29.41%) UX Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
7 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
7 3 (17.65%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
9 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
3 10 (58.82%) CSS3
3 10 (58.82%) Sass
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) React
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (23.53%) LESS
7 4 (23.53%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Angular 2
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) Node.js
8 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Web Development
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
7 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
8 2 (11.76%) API Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Kanban
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile First
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 1 (5.88%) SEO
9 1 (5.88%) SOA
9 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) ES6
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore