Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 9 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing HTML 657 532 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.38% 9.69% 9.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 30.57% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 375 480
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £238 £255 £250
90th Percentile £488 £475 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 23
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +49.09% +19.24%
10th Percentile £12.74 £14.75 £12.70
90th Percentile £42.00 £44.63 £47.33
England median hourly rate £30.66 £37.50 £26.58
% change year-on-year -18.24% +41.11% -15.55%

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 1,971 1,740 2,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.15% 31.69% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,348 1,174 1,344
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £513
England median daily rate £475 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +7.34% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 77
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +64.44%
10th Percentile £12.83 £15.08 £16.66
90th Percentile £42.70 £51.50 £47.33
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +5.16% +10.16%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -1 379 £375 +7.14% 289
Cheshire +10 146 £350 -9.68% 91
Lancashire +17 68 £410 +36.67% 52
Merseyside -14 22 £413 +22.22% 44
Cumbria - 6 £400 - 6
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 589 (89.65%) CSS
2 475 (72.30%) JavaScript
3 265 (40.33%) HTML5
4 232 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (33.18%) CSS3
6 180 (27.40%) AngularJS
7 178 (27.09%) Front End Development
8 148 (22.53%) Git (software)
9 147 (22.37%) C#
10 146 (22.22%) .NET
11 140 (21.31%) PHP
12 133 (20.24%) MVC
13 130 (19.79%) jQuery
14 128 (19.48%) Java
15 118 (17.96%) User Experience
16 112 (17.05%) Node.js
17 110 (16.74%) ASP.NET
17 110 (16.74%) SQL
18 105 (15.98%) TDD
18 105 (15.98%) React
19 101 (15.37%) Web Services
20 93 (14.16%) Sass
21 90 (13.70%) SQL Server
21 90 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 88 (13.39%) MySQL
23 71 (10.81%) E-Commerce
24 70 (10.65%) Web Development
25 62 (9.44%) Scrum
26 60 (9.13%) SOAP
27 58 (8.83%) CMS

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 58 (8.83%) CMS
2 29 (4.41%) WordPress
3 26 (3.96%) Drupal
4 23 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.59%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.28%) Apache
7 12 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (1.67%) Joomla!
9 9 (1.37%) IIS
9 9 (1.37%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.07%) EPiServer
10 7 (1.07%) Mongoose
11 6 (0.91%) Confluence
12 5 (0.76%) Commerce Server
13 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.46%) nginx
15 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (4.57%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (1.83%) InVision
4 11 (1.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (1.52%) Adobe Premiere
6 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 33 (5.02%) Magento
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.46%) Shopify
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.59%) npm
4 14 (2.13%) GitHub
5 13 (1.98%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 9 (1.37%) SaaS
7 7 (1.07%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.91%) PaaS
9 5 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.46%) IaaS
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 3 (0.46%) Serverless
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.07%) Broadband
1 7 (1.07%) HTTP
2 6 (0.91%) Internet
3 4 (0.61%) SSL
4 3 (0.46%) SMS
5 2 (0.30%) VPN
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 88 (13.39%) MySQL
3 20 (3.04%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.59%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.13%) RavenDB
6 11 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.91%) DB2
7 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.76%) Couchbase
8 5 (0.76%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.61%) Big Data
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.46%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.46%) Redis
10 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 148 (22.53%) Git (software)
2 55 (8.37%) Grunt
3 39 (5.94%) Jenkins
4 34 (5.18%) gulp
5 28 (4.26%) Jasmine
6 27 (4.11%) Visual Studio
7 26 (3.96%) Karma Test Runner
8 25 (3.81%) JIRA
9 19 (2.89%) Selenium
10 18 (2.74%) SonarQube
11 17 (2.59%) Maven
12 16 (2.44%) Subversion
13 15 (2.28%) Axure RP
13 15 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (1.83%) webpack
15 11 (1.67%) Gradle
16 9 (1.37%) JUnit
17 7 (1.07%) GitLab
17 7 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
18 6 (0.91%) Bitbucket
General
1 57 (8.68%) Finance
2 33 (5.02%) Marketing
3 24 (3.65%) Retail
4 13 (1.98%) Games
5 10 (1.52%) Banking
5 10 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.07%) Local Government
6 7 (1.07%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.61%) Law
9 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 526 (80.06%) Developer
2 132 (20.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 79 (12.02%) .NET Developer
4 68 (10.35%) PHP Developer
5 58 (8.83%) Java Developer
5 58 (8.83%) JavaScript Developer
6 41 (6.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 39 (5.94%) Designer
8 36 (5.48%) React Developer
9 33 (5.02%) Senior Developer
10 30 (4.57%) HTML Developer
11 29 (4.41%) Angular Developer
12 28 (4.26%) UX Designer
13 26 (3.96%) Magento Developer
14 24 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (3.50%) C# Developer
15 23 (3.50%) Web Developer
16 21 (3.20%) HTML CSS Developer
17 20 (3.04%) Architect
18 19 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (89.65%) CSS
2 265 (40.33%) HTML5
3 218 (33.18%) CSS3
4 180 (27.40%) AngularJS
5 146 (22.22%) .NET
6 130 (19.79%) jQuery
7 112 (17.05%) Node.js
8 110 (16.74%) ASP.NET
9 105 (15.98%) React
10 101 (15.37%) Web Services
11 93 (14.16%) Sass
12 90 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 60 (9.13%) SOAP
14 56 (8.52%) Ajax
15 52 (7.91%) XML
16 51 (7.76%) REST
17 50 (7.61%) RESTful
18 41 (6.24%) JSON
19 39 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 118 (17.96%) User Experience
2 42 (6.39%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.22%) CESG
7 8 (1.22%) e-Learning
7 8 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.22%) Semantic Web
8 7 (1.07%) Web 2.0
9 6 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.91%) Fintech
9 6 (0.91%) NHS
10 4 (0.61%) Social Media
10 4 (0.61%) W3C
11 3 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.46%) Wiki
12 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.04%) Linux
2 18 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.44%) Android
4 15 (2.28%) Windows
5 11 (1.67%) Unix
6 6 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.61%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (27.09%) Front End Development
3 133 (20.24%) MVC
4 105 (15.98%) TDD
5 71 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 70 (10.65%) Web Development
7 62 (9.44%) Scrum
8 54 (8.22%) Test Automation
9 52 (7.91%) OO
10 50 (7.61%) BDD
11 42 (6.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 37 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (5.63%) Software Engineering
13 36 (5.48%) Unit Testing
14 34 (5.18%) Wireframes
15 29 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (4.26%) Microservices
17 25 (3.81%) SEO
18 23 (3.50%) Kanban
18 23 (3.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 475 (72.30%) JavaScript
2 147 (22.37%) C#
3 140 (21.31%) PHP
4 128 (19.48%) Java
5 110 (16.74%) SQL
6 40 (6.09%) Python
7 26 (3.96%) Ruby
8 22 (3.35%) ES6
9 20 (3.04%) TypeScript
10 15 (2.28%) Java 8
10 15 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 13 (1.98%) Apex Code
11 13 (1.98%) C++
12 11 (1.67%) Groovy
12 11 (1.67%) Perl
12 11 (1.67%) VB
13 9 (1.37%) Scala
14 8 (1.22%) COBOL
15 7 (1.07%) Go
16 6 (0.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 26 (3.96%) Degree
2 24 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 8 (1.22%) IISP
5 6 (0.91%) CISMP
6 4 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.98%) QA
2 6 (0.91%) WAI
3 4 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (2.59%) Docker
2 8 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.37%) Puppet
2 6 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.30%) Ansible
4 2 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.15%) Salt
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.81%) Oracle
3 24 (3.65%) Adobe
4 15 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.37%) Capita
5 9 (1.37%) ServiceNow
6 8 (1.22%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.22%) Google
6 8 (1.22%) Perforce
7 7 (1.07%) SAP
7 7 (1.07%) SOASTA, Inc
8 6 (0.91%) Apple
8 6 (0.91%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.91%) Zend
9 5 (0.76%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.46%) BT
10 3 (0.46%) IBM
10 3 (0.46%) Tealium
10 3 (0.46%) Twitter
10 3 (0.46%) Xamarin