Period
to 19 March 2019

The median contractor rate for an HTML CSS Developer was £409 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 628 480 364
Rank change year-on-year -148 -116 -22
Contract jobs requiring an HTML CSS Developer 236 457 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 356 436
UK median daily rate £409 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.81% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £552 £588 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £333 £335
% change year-on-year +20.30% -0.75% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 91,592 95,708 88,248
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 94.88% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60,633 63,225 57,384
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.91%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £650 £631 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,814 2,878 3,122
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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
England -168 211 £409 +5.48% 86
UK excluding London -75 139 £400 +20.30% 59
London -111 93 £450 +5.88% 29
South East -16 60 £400 +23.08% 16
North of England -24 36 £373 +10.37% 15
Scotland +5 16 £380 -5.59% 1
North West 0 16 £350 +7.69% 9
Yorkshire -5 16 £388 +19.23% 6
South West -40 10 £325 +4.00% 4
Midlands -33 9 £325 - 16
East Midlands -2 6 £348 +4.12% 9
Wales -2 6 £436 -8.16% 1
North East -14 4 £373 +2.76%
West Midlands -21 3 £255 -13.92% 7
East of England +15 2 £425 +6.25% 6

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

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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.

1 236 (100.00%) HTML
1 236 (100.00%) CSS
2 203 (86.02%) JavaScript
3 118 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (41.10%) HTML5
5 97 (41.10%) AngularJS
6 76 (32.20%) CSS3
7 63 (26.69%) Web Development
8 60 (25.42%) React
9 58 (24.58%) Sass
10 57 (24.15%) Git (software)
11 56 (23.73%) jQuery
12 44 (18.64%) Node.js
13 39 (16.53%) User Experience
14 38 (16.10%) PHP
15 36 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (15.25%) Java
16 35 (14.83%) TDD
17 31 (13.14%) C#
18 30 (12.71%) Finance
19 29 (12.29%) .NET
20 28 (11.86%) LESS
21 26 (11.02%) MySQL
22 24 (10.17%) ES6
23 23 (9.75%) Scrum
24 22 (9.32%) CMS
24 22 (9.32%) REST
25 21 (8.90%) Responsive Web Design
26 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce

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 (9.32%) CMS
2 17 (7.20%) WordPress
3 7 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.54%) Drupal
5 4 (1.69%) Confluence
5 4 (1.69%) CoreMedia CMS
5 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.85%) Apache
7 2 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.85%) Kentico
8 1 (0.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.42%) Liferay
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) Tornado
8 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Magento
2 3 (1.27%) Shopify
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.97%) GitHub
2 7 (2.97%) npm
3 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.12%) Office 365
5 4 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.69%) Serverless
6 3 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.85%) SaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.42%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.02%) MySQL
2 13 (5.51%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.51%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.27%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.85%) Big Data
9 2 (0.85%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.85%) Cloudant
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (24.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.63%) Grunt
3 16 (6.78%) gulp
3 16 (6.78%) Subversion
4 11 (4.66%) JIRA
4 11 (4.66%) webpack
5 8 (3.39%) Selenium
6 6 (2.54%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.12%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.12%) Protractor
8 4 (1.69%) git-flow
8 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.69%) PhpStorm
8 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.27%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.27%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.85%) WebStorm
General
1 30 (12.71%) Finance
2 7 (2.97%) Banking
3 6 (2.54%) Marketing
4 3 (1.27%) Retail
5 2 (0.85%) Front Office
5 2 (0.85%) Games
5 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (100.00%) CSS
1 236 (100.00%) HTML
2 97 (41.10%) AngularJS
2 97 (41.10%) HTML5
3 76 (32.20%) CSS3
4 60 (25.42%) React
5 58 (24.58%) Sass
6 56 (23.73%) jQuery
7 44 (18.64%) Node.js
8 36 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (12.29%) .NET
10 28 (11.86%) LESS
11 22 (9.32%) REST
12 17 (7.20%) RESTful
13 16 (6.78%) JSON
14 15 (6.36%) Web Services
15 13 (5.51%) Ajax
16 9 (3.81%) GraphQL
16 9 (3.81%) XML
17 8 (3.39%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.53%) User Experience
2 12 (5.08%) Fintech
2 12 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (1.69%) Social Media
5 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.85%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.85%) RIA
6 2 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.85%) W3C
7 1 (0.42%) BBC
7 1 (0.42%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.42%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.42%) SCORM
7 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.08%) Linux
2 6 (2.54%) Unix
3 5 (2.12%) Mac OS
4 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) VMS
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (26.69%) Web Development
4 35 (14.83%) TDD
5 23 (9.75%) Scrum
6 21 (8.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.20%) Microservices
8 17 (7.20%) Test Automation
9 16 (6.78%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.36%) OO
11 14 (5.93%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.51%) Analytics
12 13 (5.51%) BDD
12 13 (5.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 12 (5.08%) Wireframes
14 11 (4.66%) DevOps
14 11 (4.66%) MVC
14 11 (4.66%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (3.81%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 203 (86.02%) JavaScript
2 38 (16.10%) PHP
3 36 (15.25%) Java
4 31 (13.14%) C#
5 24 (10.17%) ES6
6 19 (8.05%) TypeScript
7 13 (5.51%) Python
8 11 (4.66%) SQL
9 6 (2.54%) Ruby
10 4 (1.69%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.69%) Scala
11 3 (1.27%) Java 8
11 3 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.85%) ES7
12 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.42%) C
13 1 (0.42%) C++
13 1 (0.42%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (2.54%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.69%) DBS Check
2 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) WCAG
3 1 (0.42%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (7.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Kibana
1 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (3.81%) Oracle
2 8 (3.39%) Google
3 7 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.12%) Adobe
5 3 (1.27%) Twitter
5 3 (1.27%) WooCommerce
6 2 (0.85%) Splunk
7 1 (0.42%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.42%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.42%) Klarna
7 1 (0.42%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) Zend