The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

HTML5
North West > Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Contract jobs citing HTML5 17 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.06% 0.61% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 2.63% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 6
Merseyside median daily rate £325 - £253
10th Percentile £313 - £180
90th Percentile £423 - £363
North West median daily rate £363 £399 £350
% change year-on-year -9.14% +14.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £29.14 £40.00
% change year-on-year +54.42% -27.15%  

HTML5 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 136 76 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 40.48% 23.03% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 113 138
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +16.27%  
10th Percentile £288 £285 £180
90th Percentile £488 £595 £438
North West median daily rate £388 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.80 -
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing HTML5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in Merseyside

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5 in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in Merseyside

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML5 in Merseyside

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 16 £325 - 6
HTML5
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) Drupal
5 12 (42.86%) CSS3
6 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
6 11 (39.29%) CMS
7 9 (32.14%) PHP
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
8 8 (28.57%) Umbraco
8 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (21.43%) Laravel
11 5 (17.86%) Grunt
11 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
11 5 (17.86%) MVC
11 5 (17.86%) .NET
11 5 (17.86%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) Games
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.29%) jQuery
12 4 (14.29%) WordPress
12 4 (14.29%) Sass
13 3 (10.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
13 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
13 3 (10.71%) SQL

HTML5
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 14 (50.00%) Drupal
2 11 (39.29%) CMS
3 8 (28.57%) Umbraco
4 4 (14.29%) WordPress
5 2 (7.14%) Confluence
5 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
6 1 (3.57%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Ingres
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Grunt
3 2 (7.14%) gulp
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.57%) Mocha
4 1 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.57%) webpack
4 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Drupal Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (21.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (17.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 4 (14.29%) HTML Developer
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
9 1 (3.57%) CSS Developer
9 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) CSS3
4 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) Laravel
6 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 4 (14.29%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
9 2 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (7.14%) Node.js
9 2 (7.14%) React
9 2 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
10 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
10 1 (3.57%) Chai
10 1 (3.57%) LESS
10 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Android Development
6 2 (7.14%) Game Development
6 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) PHP
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft