Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 91 69
Rank change year-on-year -51 -22 -4
Contract jobs citing HTML5 640 1,410 1,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.71% 2.69% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 8.92% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 934 1,138
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £271 £306 £275
90th Percentile £573 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £32.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.33% -18.82% -17.93%
10th Percentile £6.00 £13.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £28.80
% change year-on-year +31.33% -7.45% -28.01%

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 9,531 15,816 14,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 25.42% 30.15% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,196 10,399 9,707
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £285
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 200 218
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.89 £42.50 £41.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +1.66% +7.19%
10th Percentile £18.13 £15.73 £17.83
90th Percentile £71.88 £60.63 £57.88
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £42.17 £40.15
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.03% +0.38%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 -70 157 £388 -8.82% 175
North of England -24 156 £400 - 241
South West -7 120 £400 -3.03% 103
Midlands -26 96 £428 +6.88% 111
North West -5 79 £405 +4.85% 135
West Midlands +12 67 £500 +25.00% 54
Yorkshire +3 54 £400 +6.67% 85
Scotland -55 52 £425 - 55
East of England +1 44 £400 -3.03% 72
East Midlands -19 29 £400 - 57
North East -8 23 £375 -20.21% 21
Wales -11 10 £330 -20.00% 31
Northern Ireland +9 4 £550 +69.23% 5
Channel Islands - 1 £425 - 2
HTML5
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 640 (100.00%) HTML
2 582 (90.94%) CSS
3 504 (78.75%) JavaScript
4 380 (59.38%) CSS3
5 276 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
6 205 (32.03%) Git (software)
7 191 (29.84%) AngularJS
8 189 (29.53%) Front End Development
9 148 (23.13%) React
10 144 (22.50%) jQuery
10 144 (22.50%) Web Development
11 142 (22.19%) Java
12 136 (21.25%) .NET
13 134 (20.94%) Sass
14 130 (20.31%) Node.js
15 123 (19.22%) C#
16 121 (18.91%) REST
17 117 (18.28%) Scrum
18 111 (17.34%) JSON
19 108 (16.88%) MVC
20 104 (16.25%) SQL
21 101 (15.78%) User Experience
22 97 (15.16%) RESTful
23 96 (15.00%) SQL Server
24 93 (14.53%) XML
25 92 (14.38%) TDD
26 90 (14.06%) Test Automation
27 89 (13.91%) MySQL
28 87 (13.59%) Web Services
28 87 (13.59%) Continuous Integration

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 44 (6.88%) CMS
2 25 (3.91%) Apache
2 25 (3.91%) WordPress
3 18 (2.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 17 (2.66%) Drupal
5 14 (2.19%) Confluence
5 14 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.88%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.72%) IIS
7 11 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.09%) JBoss
9 6 (0.94%) nginx
10 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.47%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.47%) Mendix
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (7.03%) Photoshop
2 28 (4.38%) Sketch
3 13 (2.03%) InVision
4 12 (1.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.72%) GIMP
6 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (1.09%) InDesign
8 6 (0.94%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.31%) Adobe XD
11 2 (0.31%) UserZoom
11 2 (0.31%) Zeplin
12 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.16%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 13 (2.03%) Magento
2 5 (0.78%) Shopify
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.16%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 66 (10.31%) Azure
2 61 (9.53%) GitHub
3 43 (6.72%) AWS
4 24 (3.75%) npm
5 21 (3.28%) Google Analytics
6 14 (2.19%) GCP
6 14 (2.19%) Power Platform
6 14 (2.19%) Serverless
7 13 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 11 (1.72%) OpenShift
9 9 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.94%) Office 365
10 6 (0.94%) PowerApps
11 5 (0.78%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.78%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.78%) PaaS
11 5 (0.78%) SaaS
11 5 (0.78%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 53 (8.28%) HTTP
2 22 (3.44%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.28%) SSL
4 9 (1.41%) SSH
5 5 (0.78%) Internet
6 4 (0.63%) DSL
7 3 (0.47%) SMS
8 2 (0.31%) DNS
8 2 (0.31%) Intranet
8 2 (0.31%) Skype
9 1 (0.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (13.91%) MySQL
3 78 (12.19%) Relational Database
4 40 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.34%) Neo4j
7 14 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.56%) Pentaho
9 10 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.41%) Power BI
11 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (0.94%) GIS
13 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.78%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 205 (32.03%) Git (software)
2 69 (10.78%) Jenkins
3 44 (6.88%) Selenium
4 42 (6.56%) gulp
5 40 (6.25%) Grunt
5 40 (6.25%) JIRA
6 38 (5.94%) Cucumber
7 33 (5.16%) JUnit
8 31 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (4.53%) webpack
10 27 (4.22%) Subversion
10 27 (4.22%) Visual Studio
11 25 (3.91%) Jasmine
12 20 (3.13%) Gatling
12 20 (3.13%) GitLab
13 15 (2.34%) Vagrant
14 9 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.25%) Eclipse
15 8 (1.25%) git-flow
15 8 (1.25%) Mocha
General
1 48 (7.50%) Public Sector
2 47 (7.34%) Finance
3 32 (5.00%) Marketing
4 25 (3.91%) Retail
5 23 (3.59%) Law
6 17 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.19%) Banking
8 8 (1.25%) Automotive
8 8 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.09%) Electronics
10 5 (0.78%) Publishing
11 4 (0.63%) Games
12 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Military
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
14 1 (0.16%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 547 (85.47%) Developer
2 149 (23.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 63 (9.84%) .NET Developer
4 62 (9.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 59 (9.22%) React Developer
6 50 (7.81%) Angular Developer
7 48 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 45 (7.03%) Web Developer
9 39 (6.09%) C# Developer
9 39 (6.09%) Senior Developer
10 38 (5.94%) PHP Developer
11 35 (5.47%) Java Developer
12 33 (5.16%) Designer
12 33 (5.16%) HTML Developer
13 32 (5.00%) UI Developer
14 31 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
15 30 (4.69%) Software Developer
16 28 (4.38%) HTML CSS Developer
16 28 (4.38%) Software Engineer
17 25 (3.91%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (100.00%) HTML
2 582 (90.94%) CSS
3 380 (59.38%) CSS3
4 191 (29.84%) AngularJS
5 148 (23.13%) React
6 144 (22.50%) jQuery
7 136 (21.25%) .NET
8 134 (20.94%) Sass
9 130 (20.31%) Node.js
10 121 (18.91%) REST
11 111 (17.34%) JSON
12 97 (15.16%) RESTful
13 93 (14.53%) XML
14 87 (13.59%) Web Services
15 76 (11.88%) Spring
16 73 (11.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 58 (9.06%) LESS
18 54 (8.44%) ASP.NET
19 53 (8.28%) .NET Framework
19 53 (8.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 101 (15.78%) User Experience
2 42 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 41 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 15 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.72%) Graphic Design
8 9 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.25%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.25%) W3C
10 5 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.78%) NHS
11 4 (0.63%) Animation
11 4 (0.63%) New Media
12 3 (0.47%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.47%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.47%) Robotics
12 3 (0.47%) Social Media
13 2 (0.31%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.31%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.88%) Linux
2 18 (2.81%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.50%) Windows
4 15 (2.34%) Android
4 15 (2.34%) Unix
5 9 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.09%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (29.53%) Front End Development
3 144 (22.50%) Web Development
4 117 (18.28%) Scrum
5 108 (16.88%) MVC
6 92 (14.38%) TDD
7 90 (14.06%) Test Automation
8 87 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (12.50%) Microservices
10 73 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (10.63%) OO
12 56 (8.75%) Unit Testing
13 50 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 49 (7.66%) Mentoring
14 49 (7.66%) Software Engineering
15 48 (7.50%) DevOps
16 44 (6.88%) E-Commerce
17 39 (6.09%) Web Design
18 38 (5.94%) OOP
18 38 (5.94%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 504 (78.75%) JavaScript
2 142 (22.19%) Java
3 123 (19.22%) C#
4 104 (16.25%) SQL
5 72 (11.25%) TypeScript
6 64 (10.00%) PHP
7 51 (7.97%) ES6
8 47 (7.34%) Scala
9 33 (5.16%) Python
10 32 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 29 (4.53%) Ruby
12 22 (3.44%) Java 8
13 21 (3.28%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.66%) ES7
15 8 (1.25%) ES8
15 8 (1.25%) VB
16 7 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.09%) Groovy
16 7 (1.09%) PHP 7
17 6 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.81%) Degree
4 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.31%) HND
8 2 (0.31%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.41%) WCAG
2 14 (2.19%) QA
3 11 (1.72%) WAI
4 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (6.88%) Docker
2 4 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (3.75%) Kibana
2 20 (3.13%) Grafana
3 18 (2.81%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.09%) Terraform
5 4 (0.63%) Ansible
5 4 (0.63%) Puppet
6 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.16%) Consul
7 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.16%) Istio
7 1 (0.16%) MIIS
7 1 (0.16%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 66 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.38%) Google
3 29 (4.53%) Oracle
4 28 (4.38%) Adobe
5 16 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.03%) Xamarin
7 12 (1.88%) Demandware
8 9 (1.41%) SAP
9 6 (0.94%) Siemens
10 5 (0.78%) IBM
10 5 (0.78%) webMethods
11 4 (0.63%) Nintex
11 4 (0.63%) Splunk
11 4 (0.63%) VMware
12 3 (0.47%) hybris
12 3 (0.47%) jBASE
12 3 (0.47%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.31%) Apple
13 2 (0.31%) Atlassian