Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

HTML5
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 67 51
Rank change year-on-year -56 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing HTML5 1,024 1,848 2,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.05% 3.33% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 10.74% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 1,281 1,381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
UK median daily rate £458 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.17% -25.00% +26.64%
10th Percentile £23.63 £13.13 £18.60
90th Percentile £53.75 £57.50 £49.25
UK median hourly rate £51.09 £32.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +55.98% -18.13% +26.64%

HTML5 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 14,084 17,211 15,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 28.24% 31.01% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,212 11,235 9,794
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £586 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 243 280
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £12.83 £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £54.75 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.26
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.84% +7.36%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing HTML5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in the UK excluding London

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5 in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in the UK excluding London

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK excluding London

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML5 in the UK excluding London

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK excluding London

HTML5
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
South East -39 326 £425 +6.25% 193
North of England -41 221 £400 +3.09% 260
Midlands -36 160 £400 +6.67% 150
North West -39 124 £375 -6.25% 156
South West -56 101 £425 +6.25% 124
West Midlands -45 89 £400 +5.96% 69
Scotland -46 80 £425 +9.68% 50
East of England -44 71 £375 -6.25% 86
East Midlands -25 64 £360 -4.00% 80
Yorkshire -34 61 £425 +13.33% 80
Wales +16 51 £396 -2.16% 20
North East +25 36 £400 +14.29% 24
Northern Ireland +16 20 £475 -5.00% 3
HTML5
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for HTML5.

1 1,024 (100.00%) HTML
2 909 (88.77%) CSS
3 840 (82.03%) JavaScript
4 626 (61.13%) CSS3
5 445 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
6 406 (39.65%) AngularJS
7 351 (34.28%) Git (software)
8 327 (31.93%) Front End Development
9 309 (30.18%) jQuery
10 286 (27.93%) .NET
11 284 (27.73%) Java
12 275 (26.86%) C#
12 275 (26.86%) Node.js
13 258 (25.20%) React
14 239 (23.34%) Sass
15 220 (21.48%) TDD
16 214 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 190 (18.55%) MVC
18 188 (18.36%) User Experience
19 182 (17.77%) Web Development
20 180 (17.58%) SQL
21 176 (17.19%) Scrum
22 160 (15.63%) ASP.NET
23 156 (15.23%) SQL Server
23 156 (15.23%) Spring
24 147 (14.36%) REST
25 138 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
26 133 (12.99%) Web Services
27 128 (12.50%) JSON
28 125 (12.21%) .NET Framework

HTML5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 84 (8.20%) CMS
2 38 (3.71%) WordPress
3 34 (3.32%) Drupal
4 32 (3.13%) JBoss
5 31 (3.03%) Confluence
6 30 (2.93%) SharePoint
7 24 (2.34%) WebSphere
8 22 (2.15%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.95%) Umbraco
9 20 (1.95%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.76%) IIS
11 13 (1.27%) Apache
12 10 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.88%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.78%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.68%) nginx
16 5 (0.49%) Mendix
Applications
1 56 (5.47%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.37%) GIMP
3 14 (1.37%) Sketch
4 8 (0.78%) InVision
4 8 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.49%) UXPin
7 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.29%) InDesign
8 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.098%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.098%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.098%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.098%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) Magento
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.39%) Revive Adserver
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.20%) Shopify
5 1 (0.098%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.098%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.098%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 138 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (9.08%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (6.15%) npm
4 23 (2.25%) Google Analytics
5 18 (1.76%) PaaS
6 17 (1.66%) GitHub
6 17 (1.66%) SaaS
7 13 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.07%) IaaS
9 10 (0.98%) Force.com
10 9 (0.88%) OpenShift
10 9 (0.88%) Serverless
11 8 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.78%) Power Platform
11 8 (0.78%) Yarn
12 6 (0.59%) Akamai
12 6 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.59%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.03%) HTTP
2 16 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (0.98%) SSL
4 9 (0.88%) FTP
5 8 (0.78%) SSH
6 5 (0.49%) Skype
7 4 (0.39%) Internet
7 4 (0.39%) SNMP
8 3 (0.29%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) Intranet
9 2 (0.20%) NFC
9 2 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.098%) AMQP
10 1 (0.098%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 1 (0.098%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.93%) MySQL
3 60 (5.86%) NoSQL
4 59 (5.76%) MongoDB
5 47 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 26 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.76%) DB2
7 18 (1.76%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.56%) Redis
8 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.27%) Big Data
11 12 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.88%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.78%) Power BI
15 7 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 351 (34.28%) Git (software)
2 88 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 87 (8.50%) gulp
4 85 (8.30%) Jenkins
5 79 (7.71%) Grunt
6 74 (7.23%) JIRA
7 66 (6.45%) webpack
8 52 (5.08%) Jasmine
9 50 (4.88%) Subversion
10 41 (4.00%) Maven
10 41 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (3.91%) Selenium
12 36 (3.52%) Bitbucket
12 36 (3.52%) JUnit
13 35 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
14 27 (2.64%) SonarQube
15 25 (2.44%) GitLab
16 23 (2.25%) Mocha
17 21 (2.05%) Artifactory
18 19 (1.86%) Eclipse
General
1 110 (10.74%) Finance
2 41 (4.00%) Banking
3 30 (2.93%) Marketing
4 29 (2.83%) Law
5 23 (2.25%) Retail
6 17 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.27%) Games
8 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.59%) Advertising
11 5 (0.49%) Electronics
12 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.29%) Legal
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.098%) Automotive
15 1 (0.098%) Back Office
15 1 (0.098%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.098%) Local Government
15 1 (0.098%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.098%) Military
Job Titles
1 913 (89.16%) Developer
2 270 (26.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 139 (13.57%) .NET Developer
4 120 (11.72%) Full Stack Developer
5 118 (11.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 109 (10.64%) Java Developer
7 103 (10.06%) Angular Developer
8 73 (7.13%) React Developer
8 73 (7.13%) Senior Developer
9 64 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 59 (5.76%) Web Developer
11 53 (5.18%) HTML Developer
11 53 (5.18%) UI Developer
12 44 (4.30%) HTML CSS Developer
13 43 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
14 42 (4.10%) Software Engineer
15 32 (3.13%) PHP Developer
16 27 (2.64%) Designer
16 27 (2.64%) Software Developer
17 25 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,024 (100.00%) HTML
2 909 (88.77%) CSS
3 626 (61.13%) CSS3
4 406 (39.65%) AngularJS
5 309 (30.18%) jQuery
6 286 (27.93%) .NET
7 275 (26.86%) Node.js
8 258 (25.20%) React
9 239 (23.34%) Sass
10 214 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 160 (15.63%) ASP.NET
12 156 (15.23%) Spring
13 147 (14.36%) REST
14 133 (12.99%) Web Services
15 128 (12.50%) JSON
16 125 (12.21%) .NET Framework
17 109 (10.64%) LESS
18 94 (9.18%) Redux
19 93 (9.08%) Ajax
20 84 (8.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 188 (18.36%) User Experience
2 63 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (4.10%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.76%) Robotics
7 16 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.07%) W3C
9 10 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.68%) e-Learning
10 7 (0.68%) RIA
11 6 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.59%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.59%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.49%) Social Media
13 3 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 60 (5.86%) Linux
2 35 (3.42%) Unix
3 34 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 33 (3.22%) Android
5 31 (3.03%) Windows
6 8 (0.78%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.20%) CentOS
9 2 (0.20%) Gentoo
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (31.93%) Front End Development
3 220 (21.48%) TDD
4 190 (18.55%) MVC
5 182 (17.77%) Web Development
6 176 (17.19%) Scrum
7 110 (10.74%) Microservices
8 106 (10.35%) Test Automation
8 106 (10.35%) Unit Testing
9 99 (9.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 97 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
11 89 (8.69%) DevOps
12 87 (8.50%) Software Engineering
13 77 (7.52%) BDD
14 66 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
15 65 (6.35%) OO
16 58 (5.66%) Web Design
17 49 (4.79%) Analytics
18 46 (4.49%) E-Commerce
19 43 (4.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 840 (82.03%) JavaScript
2 284 (27.73%) Java
3 275 (26.86%) C#
4 180 (17.58%) SQL
5 121 (11.82%) ES6
6 117 (11.43%) TypeScript
7 101 (9.86%) PHP
8 30 (2.93%) Python
9 23 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 22 (2.15%) Ruby
11 21 (2.05%) Java 8
11 21 (2.05%) Scala
12 20 (1.95%) Perl
13 19 (1.86%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.56%) Groovy
15 16 (1.56%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.17%) C++
17 8 (0.78%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 41 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 35 (3.42%) Degree
4 12 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.07%) DBS Check
6 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.098%) HNC
9 1 (0.098%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.13%) WCAG
2 19 (1.86%) QA
3 5 (0.49%) WAI
4 4 (0.39%) PMO
5 3 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (6.54%) Docker
2 9 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.68%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.098%) Varnish
4 1 (0.098%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.05%) Puppet
3 9 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.49%) Grafana
5 5 (0.49%) Kibana
6 3 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.20%) Control-M
7 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.20%) Terraform
7 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.098%) Ansible
8 1 (0.098%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.098%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 101 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 95 (9.28%) Oracle
3 35 (3.42%) Google
4 32 (3.13%) Adobe
5 24 (2.34%) Atlassian
6 17 (1.66%) webMethods
7 16 (1.56%) Informatica
7 16 (1.56%) Pega
8 14 (1.37%) IBM
8 14 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.27%) BEA
10 11 (1.07%) Apple
10 11 (1.07%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 11 (1.07%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.98%) Micro Focus
11 10 (0.98%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.78%) Hotjar
12 8 (0.78%) MuleSoft
12 8 (0.78%) Telerik
13 7 (0.68%) Perforce