The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 March 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 24 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Contract jobs citing HTML 18 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.45% 6.26% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.73% 27.00% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 16
Median daily rate £313 £424 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +41.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £16.93 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year +104.05% -39.68%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 49 100 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 23.00% 23.20% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 60
Median daily rate £325 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +8.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -17.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in Lancashire

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML in Lancashire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in Lancashire

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in Lancashire

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Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +2 7 £325 -10.34% 4
Fleetwood -1 4 £275 -36.41%
Blackpool +16 2 £420 +20.00% 2
Burnley 0 1 - - 1
Blackburn -6 1 - - 3
HTML
North West

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HTML.

1 35 (92.11%) CSS
2 27 (71.05%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (68.42%) SQL
4 19 (50.00%) MVC
5 18 (47.37%) C#
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
7 13 (34.21%) VB.NET
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (26.32%) VB
10 9 (23.68%) WinForms
10 9 (23.68%) XSD
10 9 (23.68%) XSL
10 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) VB6
12 7 (18.42%) TDD
12 7 (18.42%) jQuery
12 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.79%) HTML5
13 6 (15.79%) Ajax
13 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
14 5 (13.16%) MongoDB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Heroku
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) CouchDB
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Riak
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.53%) gulp
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.26%) Grunt
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.63%) Mocha
6 1 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Azure Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Front End Web Designer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) CSS
2 27 (71.05%) .NET
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) XML
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 9 (23.68%) WinForms
5 9 (23.68%) XSD
5 9 (23.68%) XSL
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 7 (18.42%) jQuery
8 6 (15.79%) Ajax
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) SOAP
10 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.53%) LINQ
10 4 (10.53%) Node.js
10 4 (10.53%) Spring
10 4 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Wiki
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) MVC
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.89%) BDD
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) OOD
5 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
5 3 (7.89%) SEO
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Kanban
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.26%) Web Design
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
3 13 (34.21%) VB.NET
4 10 (26.32%) VB
5 8 (21.05%) VB6
6 5 (13.16%) Java
7 3 (7.89%) Python
7 3 (7.89%) Ruby
8 2 (5.26%) Groovy
8 2 (5.26%) Scala
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) HNC
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe