Period
to 19 March 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 March 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing HTML 441 617 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.78% 11.07% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.53% 33.59% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 419 380
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £255
90th Percentile £503 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 10
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% -12.50% +125.10%
10th Percentile £17.09 £12.83 £37.48
90th Percentile £44.90 £42.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £41.00 £30.66 £37.50
% change year-on-year +33.72% -18.24% +39.77%

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 1,874 1,837 1,735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.05% 32.96% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,303 1,258 1,203
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £273
90th Percentile £575 £548 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 32
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £36.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.07% -9.38% +17.65%
10th Percentile £12.83 £14.54 £26.00
90th Percentile £44.35 £43.00 £51.69
England median hourly rate £41.85 £41.41 £40.50
% change year-on-year +1.04% +2.25% +4.85%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -8 224 £400 +9.59% 286
Cheshire -6 109 £385 +10.00% 131
Lancashire -17 54 £380 -5.00% 57
Merseyside -4 40 £425 - 44
Cumbria +8 5 £440 +17.33% 6
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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.

1 390 (88.44%) CSS
2 332 (75.28%) JavaScript
3 173 (39.23%) .NET
4 155 (35.15%) C#
4 155 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (32.65%) HTML5
6 118 (26.76%) Git (software)
7 114 (25.85%) jQuery
8 111 (25.17%) AngularJS
9 110 (24.94%) Java
10 104 (23.58%) Front End Development
11 100 (22.68%) CSS3
12 98 (22.22%) ASP.NET
13 96 (21.77%) Web Services
14 94 (21.32%) SQL
15 93 (21.09%) React
16 87 (19.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 87 (19.73%) Microsoft
17 86 (19.50%) Node.js
18 84 (19.05%) MVC
19 76 (17.23%) User Experience
20 74 (16.78%) SQL Server
21 65 (14.74%) TDD
22 64 (14.51%) XML
23 62 (14.06%) Web Development
24 59 (13.38%) CRM
24 59 (13.38%) Sass
24 59 (13.38%) REST
25 55 (12.47%) Test Automation
26 54 (12.24%) Amazon AWS

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 17 (3.85%) CMS
1 17 (3.85%) Confluence
2 13 (2.95%) WordPress
3 8 (1.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.59%) Apache
4 7 (1.59%) JBoss
5 6 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (1.36%) Drupal
5 6 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.36%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.91%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.91%) Mule
6 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.45%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.68%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.68%) InVision
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) CATIA
5 1 (0.23%) GIMP
5 1 (0.23%) InDesign
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 52 (11.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.17%) Magento
3 2 (0.45%) Shopify
4 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.23%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.44%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (4.31%) GitHub
5 7 (1.59%) npm
6 4 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.91%) Apigee
7 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.68%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.68%) Yarn
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.45%) SaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Veeva
9 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) HTTP
2 1 (0.23%) Skype
2 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.26%) MySQL
3 18 (4.08%) RavenDB
4 16 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.49%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.81%) DB2
8 7 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.45%) SQLite
12 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.23%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.23%) GIS
12 1 (0.23%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 118 (26.76%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 45 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 34 (7.71%) JIRA
4 18 (4.08%) Maven
5 15 (3.40%) Gradle
5 15 (3.40%) JUnit
6 13 (2.95%) Bitbucket
6 13 (2.95%) GitLab
6 13 (2.95%) SonarQube
7 11 (2.49%) gulp
8 10 (2.27%) Artifactory
8 10 (2.27%) Axure RP
9 9 (2.04%) Mercurial
9 9 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.81%) Subversion
11 7 (1.59%) Grunt
12 6 (1.36%) Mocha
12 6 (1.36%) Mockito
12 6 (1.36%) Selenium
General
1 35 (7.94%) Finance
2 14 (3.17%) Banking
2 14 (3.17%) Games
3 10 (2.27%) Retail
4 8 (1.81%) Law
5 6 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (0.45%) Advertising
6 2 (0.45%) Billing
6 2 (0.45%) Front Office
6 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.45%) Publishing
6 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 352 (79.82%) Developer
2 70 (15.87%) .NET Developer
3 57 (12.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (12.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (8.84%) C# Developer
5 39 (8.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 34 (7.71%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (7.26%) PHP Developer
9 26 (5.90%) React Developer
10 22 (4.99%) CRM Developer
11 19 (4.31%) Senior Developer
12 18 (4.08%) Designer
13 17 (3.85%) HTML Developer
14 16 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 16 (3.63%) HTML CSS Developer
14 16 (3.63%) UI Developer
15 15 (3.40%) Angular Developer
15 15 (3.40%) Software Developer
16 13 (2.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (88.44%) CSS
2 173 (39.23%) .NET
3 144 (32.65%) HTML5
4 114 (25.85%) jQuery
5 111 (25.17%) AngularJS
6 100 (22.68%) CSS3
7 98 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 96 (21.77%) Web Services
9 93 (21.09%) React
10 87 (19.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 86 (19.50%) Node.js
12 64 (14.51%) XML
13 59 (13.38%) REST
13 59 (13.38%) Sass
14 53 (12.02%) .NET Framework
15 50 (11.34%) RESTful
16 48 (10.88%) Spring
17 46 (10.43%) SOAP
18 31 (7.03%) Spring Boot
19 30 (6.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.23%) User Experience
2 30 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.85%) NHS
5 13 (2.95%) Semantic Web
6 11 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.59%) RIA
7 7 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.91%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.68%) Fintech
11 2 (0.45%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.45%) Equities
11 2 (0.45%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.23%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.44%) Linux
2 21 (4.76%) Windows
3 13 (2.95%) Android
4 7 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.59%) Unix
5 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (23.58%) Front End Development
3 84 (19.05%) MVC
4 65 (14.74%) TDD
5 62 (14.06%) Web Development
6 59 (13.38%) CRM
7 55 (12.47%) Test Automation
8 47 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (9.98%) Software Engineering
10 40 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (9.07%) Workflow
11 33 (7.48%) Scrum
12 32 (7.26%) Unit Testing
13 27 (6.12%) Case Management
14 24 (5.44%) SOA
15 23 (5.22%) E-Commerce
16 22 (4.99%) Data Modelling
16 22 (4.99%) Microservices
16 22 (4.99%) OO
17 20 (4.54%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 332 (75.28%) JavaScript
2 155 (35.15%) C#
3 110 (24.94%) Java
4 94 (21.32%) SQL
5 52 (11.79%) PHP
6 32 (7.26%) Python
7 24 (5.44%) Ruby
8 23 (5.22%) ES6
9 18 (4.08%) C
9 18 (4.08%) Scala
9 18 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.63%) TypeScript
12 15 (3.40%) VB.NET
13 14 (3.17%) C++
14 9 (2.04%) VB
15 8 (1.81%) Java 8
16 7 (1.59%) VB6
17 6 (1.36%) R
18 5 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (2.04%) Degree
2 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.95%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) WAI
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (1.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.45%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.36%) Puppet
2 5 (1.13%) Kibana
2 5 (1.13%) logstash
3 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.23%) Salt
4 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.26%) Oracle
3 17 (3.85%) Adobe
4 9 (2.04%) Google
4 9 (2.04%) Zend
5 5 (1.13%) SAP
6 4 (0.91%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.91%) Tealium
6 4 (0.91%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.68%) Apple
7 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.68%) hybris
7 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.45%) Workday
9 1 (0.23%) Facebook
9 1 (0.23%) Klarna
9 1 (0.23%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.23%) Telerik
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter