Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing HTML 405 359 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.03% 8.28% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.91% 30.04% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 249 190
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £280 £275 £215
90th Percentile £499 £450 £444
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Scotland median hourly rate £22.25 £14.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.89% -65.33% +0.95%
10th Percentile £15.54 £14.00 £25.00
90th Percentile £32.95 £14.00 £42.82
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £31.68 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.49% +5.58% -7.69%

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 1354 1195 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.85% 27.57% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 717 671
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.53% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £17.89 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.03 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -2 209 £375 +3.45% 25
Glasgow +3 163 £375 +4.17% 17
West Lothian +8 14 £375 - 1
Stirling -4 6 £325 +4.84% 1
Dundee +4 2 £294 +8.80% 2
Aberdeen -25 1 £150 -49.58% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £110 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £308 -
HTML
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HTML.

1 343 (84.69%) JavaScript
2 330 (81.48%) CSS
3 182 (44.94%) AngularJS
4 181 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (37.28%) HTML5
6 120 (29.63%) Java
7 114 (28.15%) React
8 105 (25.93%) Web Development
9 103 (25.43%) jQuery
10 99 (24.44%) Front End Development
11 95 (23.46%) CSS3
12 84 (20.74%) Git (software)
13 77 (19.01%) SQL
14 75 (18.52%) C#
15 70 (17.28%) Sass
16 68 (16.79%) TDD
17 67 (16.54%) .NET
18 66 (16.30%) User Experience
19 63 (15.56%) Finance
20 61 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 59 (14.57%) MVC
21 59 (14.57%) Web Services
22 55 (13.58%) Node.js
23 51 (12.59%) Test Automation
23 51 (12.59%) Oracle
24 50 (12.35%) ASP.NET
25 46 (11.36%) Linux
26 45 (11.11%) XML
26 45 (11.11%) Python
26 45 (11.11%) BDD

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 30 (7.41%) CMS
2 15 (3.70%) IIS
3 13 (3.21%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.21%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.96%) JBoss
5 10 (2.47%) Drupal
6 9 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.98%) Jetty
7 8 (1.98%) nginx
8 7 (1.73%) SAS
8 7 (1.73%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.48%) Apache
9 6 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.48%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (1.48%) WordPress
10 4 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.74%) Confluence
12 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (4.94%) Photoshop
2 14 (3.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.23%) InVision
4 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) assyst
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.69%) GitHub
3 8 (1.98%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.99%) npm
5 3 (0.74%) AdWords
5 3 (0.74%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) PaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.49%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.49%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (0.49%) Firebase
6 2 (0.49%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (0.49%) Serverless
6 2 (0.49%) Trello
6 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.70%) Internet
2 13 (3.21%) Firewall
3 9 (2.22%) HTTP
4 7 (1.73%) AMQP
5 4 (0.99%) SMS
5 4 (0.99%) SSL
6 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.93%) MySQL
3 19 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.95%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.96%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.72%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.98%) Big Data
8 8 (1.98%) Couchbase
8 8 (1.98%) Redis
8 8 (1.98%) Riak
9 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.23%) Spatial Data
10 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.74%) DB2
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (20.74%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.89%) Selenium
3 32 (7.90%) Grunt
4 26 (6.42%) gulp
5 24 (5.93%) Jenkins
6 23 (5.68%) JUnit
7 22 (5.43%) Maven
8 19 (4.69%) Cucumber
9 14 (3.46%) Subversion
10 12 (2.96%) JIRA
11 9 (2.22%) Bower
11 9 (2.22%) FitNesse
11 9 (2.22%) Jasmine
12 8 (1.98%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.73%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.23%) jspm
15 5 (1.23%) NUnit
15 5 (1.23%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 63 (15.56%) Finance
2 24 (5.93%) Banking
3 19 (4.69%) Marketing
4 18 (4.44%) Publishing
5 13 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.72%) Electronics
6 11 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.74%) Law
8 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.49%) Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 330 (81.48%) Developer
2 74 (18.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 58 (14.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (13.83%) Java Developer
5 50 (12.35%) Web Developer
6 46 (11.36%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.65%) HTML Developer
8 23 (5.68%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.19%) Angular Developer
10 19 (4.69%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (3.21%) HTML CSS Developer
12 13 (3.21%) ServiceNow Developer
13 12 (2.96%) Analyst
13 12 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (2.96%) Designer
14 11 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (2.72%) PHP Developer
15 10 (2.47%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (81.48%) CSS
2 182 (44.94%) AngularJS
3 151 (37.28%) HTML5
4 114 (28.15%) React
5 103 (25.43%) jQuery
6 95 (23.46%) CSS3
7 70 (17.28%) Sass
8 67 (16.54%) .NET
9 61 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 59 (14.57%) Web Services
11 55 (13.58%) Node.js
12 50 (12.35%) ASP.NET
13 45 (11.11%) XML
14 38 (9.38%) Ajax
15 34 (8.40%) LESS
15 34 (8.40%) Spring
16 32 (7.90%) RESTful
17 31 (7.65%) REST
18 27 (6.67%) JSON
19 24 (5.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.30%) User Experience
2 21 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 9 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 9 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.74%) Fixed Income
6 3 (0.74%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.74%) Smartphone
6 3 (0.74%) Social Media
7 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.49%) Derivative
8 1 (0.25%) Animation
8 1 (0.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.36%) Linux
2 19 (4.69%) Windows
3 13 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.48%) Unix
6 4 (0.99%) Android
6 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.74%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (25.93%) Web Development
3 99 (24.44%) Front End Development
4 68 (16.79%) TDD
5 59 (14.57%) MVC
6 51 (12.59%) Test Automation
7 45 (11.11%) BDD
8 43 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 42 (10.37%) Analytics
9 42 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (10.12%) Scrum
11 31 (7.65%) Web Design
12 22 (5.43%) Project Management
12 22 (5.43%) Software Engineering
13 20 (4.94%) Content Management
13 20 (4.94%) SDLC
13 20 (4.94%) Web Analytics
14 19 (4.69%) CRM
15 17 (4.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (4.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 343 (84.69%) JavaScript
2 120 (29.63%) Java
3 77 (19.01%) SQL
4 75 (18.52%) C#
5 45 (11.11%) Python
6 31 (7.65%) PHP
7 20 (4.94%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.46%) ES6
9 14 (3.46%) Perl
10 12 (2.96%) Ruby
11 10 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.98%) C++
14 7 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.48%) ECMAScript
15 6 (1.48%) Prolog
16 4 (0.99%) VB
16 4 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (2.72%) Degree
1 11 (2.72%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.98%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.49%) HND
3 2 (0.49%) MCSD
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 11 (2.72%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.47%) IBM BigFix
1 10 (2.47%) SCCM
1 10 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (1.98%) Ansible
2 8 (1.98%) Cobbler
2 8 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.98%) Puppet
3 5 (1.23%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.74%) Apache Brooklyn
4 3 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (0.74%) Marathon
4 3 (0.74%) Mesos
5 2 (0.49%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (12.59%) Oracle
2 38 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.95%) Adobe
3 16 (3.95%) Google
3 16 (3.95%) IBM
4 14 (3.46%) ServiceNow
5 12 (2.96%) SAP
6 10 (2.47%) HP
6 10 (2.47%) Symantec
6 10 (2.47%) Twitter
7 9 (2.22%) Dell
8 8 (1.98%) Facebook
8 8 (1.98%) Perforce
9 7 (1.73%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.23%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.99%) FatWire
12 3 (0.74%) Pega
12 3 (0.74%) Zend
13 2 (0.49%) OpenText
13 2 (0.49%) VMware