Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 12 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -9
Contract jobs citing HTML 430 400 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.78% 9.18% 6.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.94% 31.57% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 245 238
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £285 £300 £268
90th Percentile £500 £525 £440
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Scotland median hourly rate £24.38 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.22% +3.50% -53.33%
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +52.38% -13.93%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,596 1,267 1,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.88% 29.09% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 798 743
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.23% -5.87%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.52 £14.49 £13.80
90th Percentile £43.00 £48.71 £45.60
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% +11.11% -2.76%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in Scotland

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in Scotland

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in Scotland

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in Scotland

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML in Scotland

HTML
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh -2 234 £400 +6.67% 45
Glasgow -5 163 £400 +6.67% 41
Dundee +5 16 £378 -5.44%
West Lothian -7 6 £338 -10.00% 2
Aberdeen +12 3 - - 2
Stirling -5 2 £313 -3.85% 1
Fife -2 1 - - 1
East Lothian - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £475 -
HTML
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for HTML.

1 351 (81.63%) CSS
2 349 (81.16%) JavaScript
3 230 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (46.74%) HTML5
5 147 (34.19%) AngularJS
6 126 (29.30%) Java
7 120 (27.91%) .NET
8 112 (26.05%) CSS3
8 112 (26.05%) React
9 99 (23.02%) SQL
10 94 (21.86%) jQuery
11 92 (21.40%) C#
11 92 (21.40%) Finance
12 86 (20.00%) MVC
13 85 (19.77%) SQL Server
14 79 (18.37%) Scrum
15 77 (17.91%) TDD
16 71 (16.51%) Spring
17 68 (15.81%) Web Development
17 68 (15.81%) ASP.NET
18 65 (15.12%) Git (software)
18 65 (15.12%) Front End Development
19 64 (14.88%) XML
20 58 (13.49%) Banking
21 55 (12.79%) User Experience
22 53 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 53 (12.33%) .NET Framework
23 52 (12.09%) Relational Database
24 51 (11.86%) Python
24 51 (11.86%) Oracle

HTML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 27 (6.28%) Tomcat
2 20 (4.65%) Apache
2 20 (4.65%) JBoss
3 17 (3.95%) CMS
3 17 (3.95%) Jetty
3 17 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.79%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.56%) Confluence
6 11 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (2.09%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.86%) Drupal
9 7 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.40%) WordPress
11 5 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.16%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.93%) Kentico
13 3 (0.70%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.16%) InVision
3 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.23%) Maya
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.49%) npm
4 13 (3.02%) Office 365
5 6 (1.40%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (1.16%) Yarn
7 4 (0.93%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.70%) Akamai
8 3 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.70%) GitHub
8 3 (0.70%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.47%) AdWords
9 2 (0.47%) Mailgun
9 2 (0.47%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.09%) AMQP
2 3 (0.70%) Firewall
2 3 (0.70%) HTTP
2 3 (0.70%) Internet
2 3 (0.70%) Intranet
2 3 (0.70%) SMS
3 2 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) ATM
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.23%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.09%) Relational Database
3 49 (11.40%) MongoDB
4 45 (10.47%) MySQL
5 44 (10.23%) NoSQL
6 25 (5.81%) RDBMS
7 21 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 19 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (3.72%) Couchbase
10 15 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.49%) Redis
10 15 (3.49%) Riak
11 8 (1.86%) Big Data
12 6 (1.40%) SQLite
13 5 (1.16%) Apache Zeppelin
13 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.93%) Pentaho
14 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.28%) Jenkins
3 25 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (5.58%) JUnit
4 24 (5.58%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.65%) Maven
5 20 (4.65%) Selenium
6 16 (3.72%) JIRA
6 16 (3.72%) webpack
7 14 (3.26%) NUnit
7 14 (3.26%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.79%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.33%) Bitbucket
9 10 (2.33%) FitNesse
9 10 (2.33%) Grunt
9 10 (2.33%) gulp
9 10 (2.33%) Subversion
10 9 (2.09%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.86%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.40%) Mockito
General
1 92 (21.40%) Finance
2 58 (13.49%) Banking
3 13 (3.02%) Retail
4 10 (2.33%) Front Office
4 10 (2.33%) Marketing
5 5 (1.16%) Advertising
5 5 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.16%) Publishing
6 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.47%) Back Office
7 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.23%) International Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Military
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 364 (84.65%) Developer
2 63 (14.65%) Java Developer
3 60 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
4 57 (13.26%) .NET Developer
5 56 (13.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 52 (12.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 37 (8.60%) C# Developer
7 37 (8.60%) React Developer
7 37 (8.60%) Web Developer
8 31 (7.21%) UI Developer
9 28 (6.51%) Senior Developer
10 27 (6.28%) HTML Developer
11 20 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (4.65%) Designer
12 18 (4.19%) HTML CSS Developer
13 17 (3.95%) Angular Developer
13 17 (3.95%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 12 (2.79%) .NET Web Developer
16 11 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (81.63%) CSS
2 201 (46.74%) HTML5
3 147 (34.19%) AngularJS
4 120 (27.91%) .NET
5 112 (26.05%) CSS3
5 112 (26.05%) React
6 94 (21.86%) jQuery
7 71 (16.51%) Spring
8 68 (15.81%) ASP.NET
9 64 (14.88%) XML
10 53 (12.33%) .NET Framework
10 53 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 49 (11.40%) Node.js
12 45 (10.47%) Sass
13 42 (9.77%) REST
14 38 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (8.60%) Web Services
16 33 (7.67%) SOAP
17 28 (6.51%) Hibernate
17 28 (6.51%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.79%) User Experience
2 26 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.79%) Fintech
6 11 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.63%) Social Media
10 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.93%) Wiki
11 3 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.47%) Equities
12 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.47%) Motion Graphics
12 2 (0.47%) NHS
12 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.23%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.51%) Unix
2 24 (5.58%) Linux
3 7 (1.63%) Android
4 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.40%) Windows
5 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (20.00%) MVC
3 79 (18.37%) Scrum
4 77 (17.91%) TDD
5 68 (15.81%) Web Development
6 65 (15.12%) Front End Development
7 45 (10.47%) Test Automation
8 41 (9.53%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (8.37%) Analytics
10 35 (8.14%) Microservices
11 34 (7.91%) SDLC
12 31 (7.21%) BDD
13 27 (6.28%) OO
14 26 (6.05%) Kanban
15 25 (5.81%) DevOps
15 25 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (5.35%) Software Engineering
17 22 (5.12%) Unit Testing
18 21 (4.88%) Multithreading
19 16 (3.72%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 349 (81.16%) JavaScript
2 126 (29.30%) Java
3 99 (23.02%) SQL
4 92 (21.40%) C#
5 51 (11.86%) Python
6 34 (7.91%) PHP
7 23 (5.35%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.49%) Ruby
9 14 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.02%) Java 8
11 12 (2.79%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.56%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.33%) ES6
13 10 (2.33%) Scala
14 9 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.40%) Perl
17 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.70%) X++
18 2 (0.47%) ES7
Qualifications
1 16 (3.72%) Degree
2 3 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.79%) QA
2 6 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (5.58%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) Postfix
2 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (5.58%) Ansible
2 20 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (4.65%) Puppet
3 15 (3.49%) Cobbler
4 5 (1.16%) Kibana
5 4 (0.93%) Control-M
6 2 (0.47%) Fail2ban
6 2 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.23%) PingFederate
7 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (11.86%) Oracle
2 37 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.95%) Adobe
4 14 (3.26%) Splunk
5 12 (2.79%) IBM
5 12 (2.79%) Informatica
6 10 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 8 (1.86%) Google
8 5 (1.16%) Perforce
9 4 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.70%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.70%) Twitter
10 3 (0.70%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.47%) Apple
11 2 (0.47%) Capita
11 2 (0.47%) Lets Encrypt
11 2 (0.47%) OpenText
11 2 (0.47%) Sybase
12 1 (0.23%) NVIDIA