Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an HTML CSS Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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/CSS Developer
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 557 446 362
Rank change year-on-year -111 -84 -82
Contract jobs requiring an HTML CSS Developer 367 523 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.51% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.53% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 431 526
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £281 £270 £253
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.24% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +35.59% -19.18%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.75 £22.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.00 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +35.59% -19.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 99,844 98,017 97,325
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.93% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66,066 64,939 63,502
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,088 2,875 3,289
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.74 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.35% +1.37% -

HTML CSS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured HTML CSS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HTML CSS Developer in the UK

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML CSS Developer in the UK

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML CSS Developer over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML CSS Developer in the UK

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML CSS Developer in the UK

HTML CSS Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML CSS Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 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
England -107 335 £413 +3.77% 114
UK excluding London -64 201 £389 +7.24% 81
London -80 161 £425 -5.56% 36
South East +6 81 £400 +18.52% 18
North of England -19 57 £410 +9.33% 23
Yorkshire -13 29 £425 +13.33% 8
North West -24 26 £400 +10.34% 14
Scotland -6 21 £375 - 3
Midlands -49 20 £363 +6.62% 24
West Midlands -39 11 £438 +25.00% 10
South West -47 11 £325 -9.72% 8
East Midlands -14 9 £288 -11.54% 14
Wales -14 6 £350 -22.22%
East of England -1 5 £375 - 5
North East -3 2 £430 +14.67% 1

HTML CSS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, HTML CSS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring HTML CSS Developer in the job title.

1 367 (100.00%) HTML
1 367 (100.00%) CSS
2 329 (89.65%) JavaScript
3 192 (52.32%) Front End Development
4 155 (42.23%) HTML5
5 154 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (39.24%) AngularJS
7 123 (33.51%) CSS3
8 114 (31.06%) React
9 102 (27.79%) jQuery
10 93 (25.34%) Sass
11 82 (22.34%) Web Development
12 75 (20.44%) TDD
13 70 (19.07%) Git (software)
13 70 (19.07%) Node.js
14 67 (18.26%) User Experience
15 58 (15.80%) Finance
16 51 (13.90%) E-Commerce
17 49 (13.35%) PHP
18 48 (13.08%) LESS
19 42 (11.44%) Java
19 42 (11.44%) MySQL
20 41 (11.17%) C#
20 41 (11.17%) Responsive Web Design
21 36 (9.81%) .NET
22 35 (9.54%) ES6
23 34 (9.26%) TypeScript
23 34 (9.26%) Scrum
24 30 (8.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 28 (7.63%) Web Design

HTML CSS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (5.99%) CMS
2 21 (5.72%) WordPress
3 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.09%) CoreMedia CMS
4 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.82%) Drupal
5 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.54%) Confluence
6 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.54%) Kentico
6 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.27%) Liferay
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.36%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.09%) GIMP
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.27%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.54%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.72%) npm
4 9 (2.45%) GitHub
5 4 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.09%) Serverless
6 3 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) SaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.27%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.18%) Internet
2 4 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.27%) Skype
3 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.44%) MySQL
2 20 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.36%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.82%) Big Data
7 3 (0.82%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.54%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.54%) Cloudant
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.27%) Mixpanel
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.27%) QlikView
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 70 (19.07%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.99%) gulp
3 19 (5.18%) Grunt
4 15 (4.09%) Jasmine
4 15 (4.09%) JIRA
4 15 (4.09%) Subversion
5 13 (3.54%) Cucumber
5 13 (3.54%) webpack
6 7 (1.91%) Selenium
7 5 (1.36%) Axure RP
7 5 (1.36%) Protractor
7 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.09%) Mocha
8 4 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.09%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.82%) PhpStorm
9 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (15.80%) Finance
2 22 (5.99%) Retail
3 13 (3.54%) Games
4 11 (3.00%) Front Office
5 10 (2.72%) Marketing
6 9 (2.45%) Back Office
7 7 (1.91%) Banking
7 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.36%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.09%) Advertising
10 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (100.00%) CSS
1 367 (100.00%) HTML
2 155 (42.23%) HTML5
3 144 (39.24%) AngularJS
4 123 (33.51%) CSS3
5 114 (31.06%) React
6 102 (27.79%) jQuery
7 93 (25.34%) Sass
8 70 (19.07%) Node.js
9 48 (13.08%) LESS
10 36 (9.81%) .NET
11 30 (8.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (7.36%) Ajax
13 22 (5.99%) Angular 2
14 20 (5.45%) REST
15 18 (4.90%) ASP.NET
15 18 (4.90%) Backbone.js
15 18 (4.90%) RESTful
16 13 (3.54%) Vue.js
16 13 (3.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.26%) User Experience
2 24 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (3.54%) Fintech
4 10 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (2.45%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.45%) W3C
6 7 (1.91%) Derivative
7 6 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.36%) iPad
9 4 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.54%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.54%) Equities
11 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.00%) Linux
2 2 (0.54%) Unix
2 2 (0.54%) VMS
3 1 (0.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (52.32%) Front End Development
2 154 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (22.34%) Web Development
4 75 (20.44%) TDD
5 51 (13.90%) E-Commerce
6 41 (11.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 34 (9.26%) Scrum
8 28 (7.63%) Web Design
9 26 (7.08%) BDD
9 26 (7.08%) Test Automation
10 25 (6.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 24 (6.54%) MVC
12 20 (5.45%) OO
13 19 (5.18%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (4.90%) Wireframes
15 17 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (4.63%) Microservices
16 15 (4.09%) OOP
17 14 (3.81%) DevOps
17 14 (3.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 329 (89.65%) JavaScript
2 49 (13.35%) PHP
3 42 (11.44%) Java
4 41 (11.17%) C#
5 35 (9.54%) ES6
6 34 (9.26%) TypeScript
7 20 (5.45%) SQL
8 13 (3.54%) Python
9 3 (0.82%) ES7
10 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.54%) R
10 2 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.27%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) C
11 1 (0.27%) C++
11 1 (0.27%) Clojure
11 1 (0.27%) ES8
11 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (3.81%) Degree
2 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) WCAG
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (4.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (5.72%) Adobe
2 17 (4.63%) Oracle
3 11 (3.00%) hybris
3 11 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.63%) Google
5 5 (1.36%) ATG
5 5 (1.36%) Demandware
6 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.27%) Twitter
7 1 (0.27%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.27%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.27%) Zend