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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 21 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10  
Contract jobs citing HTML 49 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 15.46% 6.49% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.79% 25.00% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 9
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £224 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +0.71% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +110.52% -47.22%  

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 107 80 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 33.75% 25.97% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 30
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 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
Liverpool +13 35 £325 -3.70% 16
Southport - 5 £200 - 1
Wirral - 2 £154 -
HTML
North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (40.63%) TDD
5 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
6 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
7 21 (32.81%) Scrum
7 21 (32.81%) Java
7 21 (32.81%) .NET
8 20 (31.25%) MySQL
8 20 (31.25%) jQuery
9 19 (29.69%) HTML5
10 18 (28.13%) Spring
10 18 (28.13%) SQL
11 17 (26.56%) Kanban
11 17 (26.56%) RESTful
11 17 (26.56%) BDD
11 17 (26.56%) Front End Development
11 17 (26.56%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 15 (23.44%) Oracle
13 15 (23.44%) Linux
13 15 (23.44%) MongoDB
13 15 (23.44%) Microservices
13 15 (23.44%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (21.88%) Coaching
14 14 (21.88%) Spring Boot
15 13 (20.31%) C#
15 13 (20.31%) PHP
16 12 (18.75%) Open Source

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 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 8 (12.50%) Drupal
2 8 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 5 (7.81%) EPiServer
3 5 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.13%) WordPress
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.56%) OpenROAD
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Magento
3 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) MySQL
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (23.44%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.56%) Ingres
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.69%) Grunt
4 3 (4.69%) gulp
4 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.56%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.56%) Mocha
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) webpack
5 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 3 (4.69%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (89.06%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.06%) PHP Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
6 7 (10.94%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (10.94%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Umbraco Developer
8 5 (7.81%) EPiServer Developer
8 5 (7.81%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) CSS
2 21 (32.81%) .NET
3 20 (31.25%) jQuery
4 19 (29.69%) HTML5
5 18 (28.13%) Spring
6 17 (26.56%) RESTful
7 14 (21.88%) Spring Boot
8 12 (18.75%) CSS3
9 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
9 11 (17.19%) React
10 10 (15.63%) Ember.js
11 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
12 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 8 (12.50%) Laravel
13 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (9.38%) Web Services
14 5 (7.81%) Symfony
15 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
16 3 (4.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 21 (32.81%) Scrum
4 17 (26.56%) BDD
4 17 (26.56%) Front End Development
4 17 (26.56%) Kanban
5 15 (23.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (23.44%) Microservices
6 14 (21.88%) Coaching
7 12 (18.75%) Open Source
8 10 (15.63%) MVC
9 9 (14.06%) OO
10 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.94%) API Design
11 7 (10.94%) DevOps
11 7 (10.94%) OOD
12 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.38%) Web Development
13 4 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (32.81%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 13 (20.31%) C#
4 13 (20.31%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.56%) Scala
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Sitecore
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe
5 2 (3.13%) Facebook
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