Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML over the 6 months to 22 July 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 -22
Contract jobs citing HTML 107 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.64% 4.73% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.72% 18.63% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 21 21
Merseyside median daily rate £331 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +16.67% -0.08%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £180
90th Percentile £488 £450 £350
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.80 -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £22.89 £18.23
% change year-on-year +74.75% +25.60% -54.44%

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 229 161 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 35.61% 25.39% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 112 68
Merseyside median daily rate £365 £367 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.41% +8.59% +3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £213
90th Percentile £488 £571 £458
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.80 -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +12.48%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in Merseyside

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in Merseyside

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in Merseyside

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in Merseyside

HTML
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Liverpool +25 86 £325 -18.75% 11
Southport - 5 £200 -
Wirral - 2 £154 -
HTML
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for HTML.

1 97 (90.65%) JavaScript
2 92 (85.98%) CSS
3 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (35.51%) MySQL
5 37 (34.58%) Git (software)
6 36 (33.64%) Scrum
7 35 (32.71%) TDD
8 34 (31.78%) Jenkins
9 33 (30.84%) PHP
10 32 (29.91%) Drupal
11 30 (28.04%) React
11 30 (28.04%) Front End Development
12 29 (27.10%) HTML5
13 28 (26.17%) Greenfield Project
13 28 (26.17%) jQuery
14 26 (24.30%) Java
15 23 (21.50%) Kanban
15 23 (21.50%) BDD
16 21 (19.63%) Ember.js
16 21 (19.63%) Linux
16 21 (19.63%) MVC
17 20 (18.69%) RESTful
17 20 (18.69%) Spring
18 19 (17.76%) Oracle
18 19 (17.76%) AngularJS
19 18 (16.82%) Microservices
20 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
20 17 (15.89%) CMS
20 17 (15.89%) Coaching
20 17 (15.89%) Continuous Delivery

HTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 32 (29.91%) Drupal
2 17 (15.89%) CMS
3 11 (10.28%) Umbraco
4 7 (6.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (5.61%) WordPress
6 3 (2.80%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.87%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.87%) Confluence
7 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.87%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Magento
2 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.51%) MySQL
2 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
2 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.93%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.93%) Ingres
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 34 (31.78%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.48%) gulp
4 7 (6.54%) Grunt
4 7 (6.54%) Mocha
5 5 (4.67%) JIRA
5 5 (4.67%) SonarQube
5 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.74%) ERwin
6 4 (3.74%) Selenium
7 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.80%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.87%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (1.87%) webpack
9 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.93%) Mockito
9 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.74%) Games
2 1 (0.93%) Advertising
2 1 (0.93%) Banking
2 1 (0.93%) Legal
2 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (91.59%) Developer
2 30 (28.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (21.50%) Drupal Developer
4 18 (16.82%) PHP Developer
5 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.28%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (8.41%) HTML Developer
8 9 (8.41%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (6.54%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (6.54%) UI Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Magento Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (4.67%) PHP Magento Developer
12 5 (4.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Sitecore Developer
12 5 (4.67%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (85.98%) CSS
2 30 (28.04%) React
3 29 (27.10%) HTML5
4 28 (26.17%) jQuery
5 21 (19.63%) Ember.js
6 20 (18.69%) RESTful
6 20 (18.69%) Spring
7 19 (17.76%) AngularJS
8 17 (15.89%) CSS3
9 16 (14.95%) .NET
10 14 (13.08%) Laravel
11 13 (12.15%) Spring Boot
12 12 (11.21%) J2EE
13 10 (9.35%) Node.js
14 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET
15 8 (7.48%) Hibernate
15 8 (7.48%) Symfony
15 8 (7.48%) Web Services
16 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (6.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.48%) User Experience
4 6 (5.61%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.87%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.63%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Unix
3 3 (2.80%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.64%) Scrum
3 35 (32.71%) TDD
4 30 (28.04%) Front End Development
5 23 (21.50%) BDD
5 23 (21.50%) Kanban
6 21 (19.63%) MVC
7 18 (16.82%) Microservices
8 17 (15.89%) Coaching
8 17 (15.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (14.95%) Open Source
10 8 (7.48%) OO
10 8 (7.48%) OOD
10 8 (7.48%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.48%) Web Development
11 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.54%) Wireframes
12 6 (5.61%) SOA
13 5 (4.67%) Component Testing
13 5 (4.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (90.65%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.84%) PHP
3 26 (24.30%) Java
4 13 (12.15%) SQL
5 11 (10.28%) C#
6 5 (4.67%) ECMAScript
6 5 (4.67%) ES6
7 4 (3.74%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.93%) Scala
8 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) Oracle
2 10 (9.35%) Sitecore
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Adobe
4 3 (2.80%) HP
5 2 (1.87%) Facebook
5 2 (1.87%) Zend