Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 August 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.

HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML 635 556 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.35% 9.63% 7.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 29.72% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 397 407
North West median daily rate £387 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.64% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £271 £256
90th Percentile £501 £464 £500
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 8
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00% +44.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.75 £17.66
90th Percentile £52.40 £45.00 £41.32
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +45.45% -11.29%

HTML 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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,159 1,871 1,919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.20% 32.40% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 1,247 1,333
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -0.32%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 62 40
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +16.79% -8.67%
10th Percentile £13.05 £16.40 £21.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.48 £45.08
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.35%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in the North West

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in the North West

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML in the North West over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in the North West

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in the North West

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML in the North West over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML in the North West

HTML
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Manchester -2 409 £375 +7.14% 252
Cheshire +14 108 £375 -6.25% 92
Lancashire +28 72 £475 +48.44% 41
Merseyside -22 22 £400 +23.08% 31
Cumbria - 11 £325 - 3
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTML 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 North West region with a requirement for HTML.

1 561 (88.35%) CSS
2 490 (77.17%) JavaScript
3 255 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (34.96%) HTML5
5 186 (29.29%) AngularJS
6 159 (25.04%) Front End Development
7 152 (23.94%) jQuery
8 148 (23.31%) CSS3
9 141 (22.20%) C#
10 135 (21.26%) .NET
11 134 (21.10%) Git (software)
12 130 (20.47%) Java
13 119 (18.74%) SQL
13 119 (18.74%) MVC
14 113 (17.80%) TDD
15 111 (17.48%) React
16 106 (16.69%) Node.js
17 101 (15.91%) User Experience
18 91 (14.33%) PHP
19 85 (13.39%) ASP.NET
20 76 (11.97%) SQL Server
21 73 (11.50%) Web Services
22 67 (10.55%) Scrum
23 62 (9.76%) Sass
24 59 (9.29%) Web Development
25 58 (9.13%) Responsive Web Design
25 58 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 57 (8.98%) XML
26 57 (8.98%) MySQL
27 54 (8.50%) RESTful

HTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (3.78%) CMS
2 22 (3.46%) WordPress
3 20 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.99%) Confluence
5 17 (2.68%) Drupal
6 12 (1.89%) Apache
7 11 (1.73%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.10%) IIS
10 5 (0.79%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.63%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.47%) nginx
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.31%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.10%) InVision
4 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.63%) UXPin
7 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.57%) Magento
2 7 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.62%) GitHub
4 10 (1.57%) SaaS
5 9 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.42%) npm
6 5 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.47%) Yarn
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.20%) Internet
2 11 (1.73%) Broadband
3 4 (0.63%) HTTP
4 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.31%) AMQP
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
5 2 (0.31%) SSL
5 2 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.16%) FTP
6 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.98%) MySQL
3 22 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 16 (2.52%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.36%) RavenDB
7 13 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.94%) DB2
10 5 (0.79%) Redis
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.63%) GIS
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.47%) Big Data
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.31%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 134 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.61%) JIRA
3 40 (6.30%) Grunt
4 37 (5.83%) Jenkins
5 32 (5.04%) gulp
6 30 (4.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 29 (4.57%) Jasmine
8 22 (3.46%) Axure RP
8 22 (3.46%) webpack
9 21 (3.31%) Selenium
9 21 (3.31%) Visual Studio
10 20 (3.15%) Bitbucket
11 13 (2.05%) Mercurial
12 11 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.73%) JUnit
12 11 (1.73%) Subversion
13 10 (1.57%) TestNG
14 9 (1.42%) SoapUI
15 8 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (1.10%) Gradle
General
1 52 (8.19%) Finance
2 31 (4.88%) Retail
3 20 (3.15%) Marketing
4 16 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.89%) Games
6 11 (1.73%) Local Government
7 8 (1.26%) Banking
8 7 (1.10%) Interactive Media
9 6 (0.94%) Electronics
9 6 (0.94%) Legal
9 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.79%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 510 (80.31%) Developer
2 109 (17.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 78 (12.28%) .NET Developer
4 73 (11.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 53 (8.35%) Java Developer
6 44 (6.93%) PHP Developer
7 43 (6.77%) Designer
8 40 (6.30%) HTML Developer
9 38 (5.98%) React Developer
10 33 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
11 30 (4.72%) HTML CSS Developer
12 28 (4.41%) UI Developer
13 27 (4.25%) Angular Developer
13 27 (4.25%) C# Developer
14 26 (4.09%) Senior Developer
15 24 (3.78%) UX Designer
16 20 (3.15%) Python Developer
17 18 (2.83%) Web Developer
18 16 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
18 16 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (88.35%) CSS
2 222 (34.96%) HTML5
3 186 (29.29%) AngularJS
4 152 (23.94%) jQuery
5 148 (23.31%) CSS3
6 135 (21.26%) .NET
7 111 (17.48%) React
8 106 (16.69%) Node.js
9 85 (13.39%) ASP.NET
10 73 (11.50%) Web Services
11 62 (9.76%) Sass
12 58 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 57 (8.98%) XML
14 54 (8.50%) RESTful
15 53 (8.35%) Ajax
16 49 (7.72%) JSON
17 44 (6.93%) REST
18 42 (6.61%) SOAP
19 40 (6.30%) Spring
20 31 (4.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 101 (15.91%) User Experience
2 32 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.57%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.26%) Semantic Web
8 7 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (1.10%) CESG
8 7 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.79%) NHS
11 4 (0.63%) Fintech
11 4 (0.63%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.63%) Social Media
11 4 (0.63%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.63%) Wiki
12 3 (0.47%) Raspberry Pi
13 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.72%) Linux
2 22 (3.46%) Android
3 17 (2.68%) Unix
4 14 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.57%) Windows
6 6 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (25.04%) Front End Development
3 119 (18.74%) MVC
4 113 (17.80%) TDD
5 67 (10.55%) Scrum
6 59 (9.29%) Web Development
7 58 (9.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 45 (7.09%) E-Commerce
9 44 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (6.77%) Software Engineering
11 39 (6.14%) BDD
12 38 (5.98%) Unit Testing
12 38 (5.98%) Web Design
13 37 (5.83%) Test Automation
14 35 (5.51%) OO
15 30 (4.72%) OOP
15 30 (4.72%) SDLC
16 28 (4.41%) Workflow
17 27 (4.25%) Analytics
17 27 (4.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 490 (77.17%) JavaScript
2 141 (22.20%) C#
3 130 (20.47%) Java
4 119 (18.74%) SQL
5 91 (14.33%) PHP
6 43 (6.77%) Python
7 25 (3.94%) TypeScript
8 19 (2.99%) C++
9 13 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.89%) ES6
11 11 (1.73%) Groovy
12 10 (1.57%) Java 8
13 9 (1.42%) Ruby
14 8 (1.26%) C
14 8 (1.26%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.10%) COBOL
16 6 (0.94%) PHP 7
16 6 (0.94%) VB
17 5 (0.79%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (6.30%) Degree
2 21 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (1.10%) IISP
5 6 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.79%) CISMP
6 5 (0.79%) HND
7 4 (0.63%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.94%) WAI
2 3 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (2.52%) Docker
2 4 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.79%) Puppet
3 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Plesk
5 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.41%) Oracle
3 19 (2.99%) Adobe
4 14 (2.20%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.73%) Google
6 11 (1.73%) SAP
7 7 (1.10%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (0.63%) Capita
8 4 (0.63%) ESRI
8 4 (0.63%) Mapbox
8 4 (0.63%) WooCommerce
9 3 (0.47%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.47%) hybris
9 3 (0.47%) Saba
9 3 (0.47%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.47%) Tealium
9 3 (0.47%) Twitter
9 3 (0.47%) Zend
10 2 (0.31%) Xamarin