Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +8
Contract jobs citing HTML 369 627 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.94% 10.30% 9.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.16% 29.38% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 430 397
North West median daily rate £388 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.39% +10.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £303 £258 £271
90th Percentile £488 £500 £464
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 25
North West median hourly rate £46.50 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £19.42 £12.75 £14.75
90th Percentile £47.45 £52.40 £45.00
England median hourly rate £51.09 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +27.71% - +45.45%

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 1,593 2,134 1,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.97% 35.04% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,124 1,459 1,247
North West median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £284
90th Percentile £575 £550 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 62
North West median hourly rate £40.37 £36.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.36% -9.38% +16.79%
10th Percentile £15.81 £13.05 £16.40
90th Percentile £47.33 £55.00 £48.48
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.25% +3.93% +9.59%

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 -7 227 £388 +3.33% 274
Cheshire +3 77 £360 -4.00% 89
Lancashire -7 42 £388 -18.42% 41
Merseyside -12 16 £400 - 32
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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.

1 332 (89.97%) CSS
2 307 (83.20%) JavaScript
3 139 (37.67%) HTML5
4 121 (32.79%) AngularJS
5 110 (29.81%) .NET
6 108 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
7 100 (27.10%) C#
8 96 (26.02%) CSS3
9 93 (25.20%) React
10 90 (24.39%) MVC
10 90 (24.39%) jQuery
11 89 (24.12%) Front End Development
12 80 (21.68%) SQL
13 70 (18.97%) ASP.NET
14 69 (18.70%) Java
15 66 (17.89%) Git (software)
16 64 (17.34%) Web Development
17 63 (17.07%) Sass
18 62 (16.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 55 (14.91%) SQL Server
20 54 (14.63%) Spring
20 54 (14.63%) User Experience
21 51 (13.82%) TDD
22 49 (13.28%) Node.js
23 46 (12.47%) .NET Framework
24 44 (11.92%) Web Services
24 44 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
25 42 (11.38%) Microsoft
26 41 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
27 40 (10.84%) XML

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 21 (5.69%) CMS
2 18 (4.88%) WordPress
3 15 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.79%) Umbraco
5 12 (3.25%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.98%) JBoss
7 8 (2.17%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.63%) Confluence
9 6 (1.63%) IIS
10 2 (0.54%) Apache
10 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.54%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.27%) Appian
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.27%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (3.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (2.71%) Sketch
3 8 (2.17%) InVision
4 7 (1.90%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (1.08%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.81%) UXPin
8 2 (0.54%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.27%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.27%) Figma
Business Applications
1 12 (3.25%) Magento
2 10 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.81%) Shopify
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.27%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.25%) GitHub
4 10 (2.71%) npm
5 6 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.63%) SaaS
6 3 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.81%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Flow
8 1 (0.27%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.27%) Serverless
8 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.90%) POP3
1 7 (1.90%) SMTP
2 6 (1.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.05%) MySQL
3 17 (4.61%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.34%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.17%) DB2
7 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.36%) Big Data
9 5 (1.36%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.54%) Infinispan
11 2 (0.54%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 66 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.21%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.96%) JIRA
3 22 (5.96%) Visual Studio
4 20 (5.42%) gulp
5 19 (5.15%) JUnit
6 17 (4.61%) SonarQube
7 15 (4.07%) Maven
8 14 (3.79%) Artifactory
8 14 (3.79%) GitLab
8 14 (3.79%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (3.25%) Bitbucket
9 12 (3.25%) Grunt
10 9 (2.44%) webpack
11 8 (2.17%) Mockito
12 7 (1.90%) Gradle
13 6 (1.63%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.63%) Selenium
14 5 (1.36%) Subversion
14 5 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (10.57%) Finance
2 30 (8.13%) Banking
3 17 (4.61%) Law
4 13 (3.52%) Games
5 12 (3.25%) Retail
6 11 (2.98%) Public Sector
7 8 (2.17%) Marketing
8 7 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.54%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 316 (85.64%) Developer
2 65 (17.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 62 (16.80%) .NET Developer
4 39 (10.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 35 (9.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (8.40%) C# Developer
7 30 (8.13%) Java Developer
8 27 (7.32%) React Developer
9 24 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (6.23%) PHP Developer
11 21 (5.69%) HTML Developer
12 16 (4.34%) Web Developer
13 15 (4.07%) Designer
13 15 (4.07%) HTML CSS Developer
13 15 (4.07%) UI Developer
14 14 (3.79%) Angular Developer
15 12 (3.25%) SQL Developer
16 11 (2.98%) Magento Developer
16 11 (2.98%) Senior Developer
16 11 (2.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (89.97%) CSS
2 139 (37.67%) HTML5
3 121 (32.79%) AngularJS
4 110 (29.81%) .NET
5 96 (26.02%) CSS3
6 93 (25.20%) React
7 90 (24.39%) jQuery
8 70 (18.97%) ASP.NET
9 63 (17.07%) Sass
10 62 (16.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 54 (14.63%) Spring
12 49 (13.28%) Node.js
13 46 (12.47%) .NET Framework
14 44 (11.92%) Web Services
15 40 (10.84%) XML
16 37 (10.03%) REST
17 34 (9.21%) Spring Boot
18 29 (7.86%) Entity Framework
19 27 (7.32%) JSON
20 25 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.63%) User Experience
2 18 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.61%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.63%) Life Science
6 5 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.81%) iPad
8 3 (0.81%) iPhone
9 2 (0.54%) EPoS
9 2 (0.54%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.54%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.27%) Animation
10 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.27%) NHS
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.25%) Linux
2 6 (1.63%) Android
3 5 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.08%) Windows
5 3 (0.81%) Unix
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (24.39%) MVC
3 89 (24.12%) Front End Development
4 64 (17.34%) Web Development
5 51 (13.82%) TDD
6 36 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (9.49%) Software Engineering
8 34 (9.21%) Scrum
8 34 (9.21%) SDLC
9 29 (7.86%) Test Automation
10 24 (6.50%) Unit Testing
11 22 (5.96%) DevOps
12 21 (5.69%) OO
13 19 (5.15%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.15%) SOLID
14 17 (4.61%) BDD
14 17 (4.61%) Microservices
14 17 (4.61%) SOA
14 17 (4.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 307 (83.20%) JavaScript
2 100 (27.10%) C#
3 80 (21.68%) SQL
4 69 (18.70%) Java
5 39 (10.57%) PHP
6 16 (4.34%) TypeScript
7 12 (3.25%) ES6
8 10 (2.71%) Groovy
8 10 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.90%) Python
10 6 (1.63%) Java 8
10 6 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.08%) XPath
12 3 (0.81%) C
12 3 (0.81%) Clojure
12 3 (0.81%) Scala
13 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (2.17%) Degree
2 5 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) WCAG
3 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.63%) Puppet
3 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.54%) Terraform
4 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.25%) Oracle
3 10 (2.71%) Google
4 9 (2.44%) Adobe
5 8 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.63%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) FatWire
9 1 (0.27%) Hotjar
9 1 (0.27%) hybris
9 1 (0.27%) Klarna
9 1 (0.27%) Nintex
9 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.27%) Twitter