Period
to 18 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing HTML 564 543 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.34% 8.82% 8.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.86% 29.87% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 412 495
North West median daily rate £350 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £256
90th Percentile £485 £500 £500
England median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year +4.29% +5.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 40
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 £21.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.19% -25.18% -4.96%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.80 £15.39
90th Percentile £40.00 £27.00 £44.33
England median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% +6.56% +1.33%

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 1,770 1,818 2,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.45% 29.55% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,226 1,261 1,335
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £266
90th Percentile £544 £525 £530
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 78
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £38.50 £33.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.97% +13.84% +12.73%
10th Percentile £18.08 £16.40 £16.93
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.32 £42.88
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 January 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
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 January 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 +1 358 £350 -6.67% 266
Cheshire +1 96 £350 -6.67% 122
Lancashire +11 41 £400 +37.93% 40
Merseyside -3 35 £425 +11.84% 46
Cumbria - 1 £375 - 3
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for HTML.

1 502 (89.01%) CSS
2 413 (73.23%) JavaScript
3 218 (38.65%) HTML5
4 209 (37.06%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (31.56%) CSS3
6 164 (29.08%) Front End Development
7 158 (28.01%) AngularJS
8 146 (25.89%) Git (software)
9 132 (23.40%) C#
10 127 (22.52%) .NET
11 121 (21.45%) PHP
12 118 (20.92%) jQuery
13 116 (20.57%) Java
14 108 (19.15%) TDD
15 106 (18.79%) MVC
15 106 (18.79%) Node.js
16 90 (15.96%) SQL
16 90 (15.96%) Web Services
17 89 (15.78%) User Experience
18 88 (15.60%) Sass
19 86 (15.25%) MySQL
20 85 (15.07%) ASP.NET
21 84 (14.89%) React
22 83 (14.72%) Scrum
23 78 (13.83%) SQL Server
24 60 (10.64%) CMS
24 60 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 59 (10.46%) Test Automation
26 55 (9.75%) Grunt
27 51 (9.04%) Finance

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 60 (10.64%) CMS
2 34 (6.03%) WordPress
3 21 (3.72%) Tomcat
3 21 (3.72%) Umbraco
4 20 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.19%) Drupal
6 11 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.42%) Confluence
7 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.24%) Apache
9 6 (1.06%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.06%) Mongoose
10 5 (0.89%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.89%) IIS
10 5 (0.89%) nginx
10 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.71%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (4.96%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (1.06%) InVision
4 5 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.71%) LaTeX
5 4 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.53%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.18%) InDesign
8 1 (0.18%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 48 (8.51%) Magento
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.35%) Shopify
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.61%) npm
2 15 (2.66%) GitHub
3 13 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (0.89%) PaaS
6 5 (0.89%) SaaS
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.53%) Serverless
8 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.35%) IaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Office 365
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.24%) HTTP
1 7 (1.24%) Internet
1 7 (1.24%) SMS
2 3 (0.53%) SSL
3 2 (0.35%) DNS
3 2 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) CTI
4 1 (0.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.25%) MySQL
2 78 (13.83%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.01%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.66%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.95%) DB2
8 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.89%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.71%) Big Data
11 4 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.53%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.53%) Endeca
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.35%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 146 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 55 (9.75%) Grunt
3 44 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 42 (7.45%) gulp
5 28 (4.96%) JIRA
6 19 (3.37%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.19%) SonarQube
7 18 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (3.01%) Maven
9 15 (2.66%) Gradle
10 13 (2.30%) JUnit
11 12 (2.13%) Subversion
12 11 (1.95%) Selenium
13 10 (1.77%) Axure RP
13 10 (1.77%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.60%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.60%) Jasmine
15 8 (1.42%) Mocha
16 7 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
17 6 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 51 (9.04%) Finance
2 37 (6.56%) Retail
3 27 (4.79%) Marketing
4 14 (2.48%) Banking
5 6 (1.06%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.89%) Games
7 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.35%) Back Office
8 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.35%) Law
8 2 (0.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 477 (84.57%) Developer
2 137 (24.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (11.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 64 (11.35%) .NET Developer
5 58 (10.28%) Java Developer
5 58 (10.28%) PHP Developer
6 42 (7.45%) Magento Developer
7 35 (6.21%) HTML Developer
8 29 (5.14%) HTML CSS Developer
9 28 (4.96%) Designer
10 27 (4.79%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (4.43%) ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.43%) Senior Developer
13 24 (4.26%) Angular Developer
13 24 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.72%) Web Developer
15 19 (3.37%) Node.js Developer
15 19 (3.37%) React Developer
15 19 (3.37%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (89.01%) CSS
2 218 (38.65%) HTML5
3 178 (31.56%) CSS3
4 158 (28.01%) AngularJS
5 127 (22.52%) .NET
6 118 (20.92%) jQuery
7 106 (18.79%) Node.js
8 90 (15.96%) Web Services
9 88 (15.60%) Sass
10 85 (15.07%) ASP.NET
11 84 (14.89%) React
12 60 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 45 (7.98%) Ajax
14 42 (7.45%) XML
15 41 (7.27%) SOAP
16 40 (7.09%) JSON
16 40 (7.09%) REST
17 38 (6.74%) RESTful
18 37 (6.56%) Spring
19 34 (6.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.78%) User Experience
2 45 (7.98%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.24%) e-Learning
6 6 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.06%) Social Media
6 6 (1.06%) W3C
7 5 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 5 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.89%) Interactive TV
7 5 (0.89%) NHS
8 4 (0.71%) Fintech
8 4 (0.71%) Video on Demand
8 4 (0.71%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.35%) iPad
10 2 (0.35%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.08%) Linux
2 18 (3.19%) Android
2 18 (3.19%) Windows
3 15 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (0.71%) Mac OS X
5 4 (0.71%) Unix
5 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (37.06%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (29.08%) Front End Development
3 108 (19.15%) TDD
4 106 (18.79%) MVC
5 83 (14.72%) Scrum
6 59 (10.46%) Test Automation
7 51 (9.04%) E-Commerce
8 50 (8.87%) Web Development
9 48 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
10 43 (7.62%) BDD
10 43 (7.62%) Unit Testing
11 40 (7.09%) Kanban
11 40 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 39 (6.91%) OO
13 35 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (4.26%) Microservices
15 23 (4.08%) Web Design
16 22 (3.90%) Wireframes
17 19 (3.37%) OOP
18 17 (3.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 413 (73.23%) JavaScript
2 132 (23.40%) C#
3 121 (21.45%) PHP
4 116 (20.57%) Java
5 90 (15.96%) SQL
6 21 (3.72%) Ruby
7 20 (3.55%) Python
7 20 (3.55%) TypeScript
8 19 (3.37%) C++
9 15 (2.66%) ES6
10 14 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.60%) Perl
11 9 (1.60%) Scala
11 9 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.06%) Apex Code
12 6 (1.06%) C
12 6 (1.06%) Groovy
12 6 (1.06%) VB
13 5 (0.89%) Go
14 4 (0.71%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 23 (4.08%) Degree
2 12 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.35%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.18%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.18%) CISMP
6 1 (0.18%) IISP
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 17 (3.01%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (1.06%) Rancher
2 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.35%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 42 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.85%) Oracle
3 15 (2.66%) Adobe
3 15 (2.66%) Zend
4 11 (1.95%) Perforce
5 10 (1.77%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.77%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.24%) DevExpress
6 7 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.06%) Apple
7 6 (1.06%) Capita
7 6 (1.06%) hybris
8 5 (0.89%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.89%) IBM
9 4 (0.71%) Google
10 3 (0.53%) FatWire
11 2 (0.35%) Kony
11 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.35%) Twitter
12 1 (0.18%) Optimizely