Period
to 23 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an HTML CSS Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 664 515 354
Rank change year-on-year -149 -161 +61
Contract jobs requiring an HTML CSS Developer 159 423 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.44% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 316 487
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £270
90th Percentile £556 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
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 85,208 96,852 91,288
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 94.83% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,908 63,400 59,303
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,915 3,143 2,785
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.74% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% -5.26%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 -157 142 £425 +3.03% 37
UK excluding London -98 78 £390 -2.50% 25
London -73 77 £475 +11.76% 14
South East -12 28 £381 -4.69% 7
North of England -11 20 £375 -9.09% 9
North West -3 15 £375 -6.25% 5
Midlands +10 13 £413 +10.00% 6
West Midlands +2 10 £425 +0.59% 4
Scotland +22 8 £425 +9.68% 1
Yorkshire -7 5 £300 -29.41% 4
Wales +12 4 £375 +7.14% 1
East Midlands +26 3 £360 +22.55% 2
East of England +16 3 £420 +12.00% 1
South West -34 1 £463 +45.83%
Northern Ireland - 1 £475 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 159 (100.00%) HTML
1 159 (100.00%) CSS
2 137 (86.16%) JavaScript
3 73 (45.91%) HTML5
4 63 (39.62%) AngularJS
5 61 (38.36%) Front End Development
6 59 (37.11%) CSS3
7 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (34.59%) React
9 39 (24.53%) Sass
10 32 (20.13%) Git (software)
11 31 (19.50%) User Experience
11 31 (19.50%) Java
12 29 (18.24%) Web Development
12 29 (18.24%) jQuery
12 29 (18.24%) Node.js
13 28 (17.61%) Responsive Web Design
14 24 (15.09%) LESS
15 23 (14.47%) TDD
15 23 (14.47%) Finance
15 23 (14.47%) Redux
16 22 (13.84%) C#
16 22 (13.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (12.58%) PHP
18 19 (11.95%) Photoshop
19 18 (11.32%) ES6
20 17 (10.69%) Scrum
20 17 (10.69%) Web Design
20 17 (10.69%) Unit Testing
21 16 (10.06%) Test Automation

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 9 (5.66%) CMS
2 5 (3.14%) Apache
2 5 (3.14%) Confluence
3 4 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.52%) Drupal
3 4 (2.52%) WordPress
4 2 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.26%) IIS
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (11.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.89%) GIMP
3 1 (0.63%) Sketch
3 1 (0.63%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) npm
2 6 (3.77%) AWS
3 4 (2.52%) GitHub
4 2 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.26%) Azure
4 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.26%) Office 365
4 2 (1.26%) Serverless
5 1 (0.63%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.63%) GCP
5 1 (0.63%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.63%) Slack
5 1 (0.63%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
1 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) MySQL
2 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.92%) Subversion
2 11 (6.92%) webpack
3 9 (5.66%) gulp
3 9 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.03%) Grunt
5 7 (4.40%) JIRA
6 6 (3.77%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.14%) Selenium
8 4 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.52%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.89%) Maven
9 3 (1.89%) PhpStorm
10 2 (1.26%) JBehave
10 2 (1.26%) Mocha
10 2 (1.26%) MSTest
10 2 (1.26%) NUnit
10 2 (1.26%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 11 (6.92%) Banking
3 9 (5.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Marketing
5 5 (3.14%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.52%) Games
7 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) CSS
1 159 (100.00%) HTML
2 73 (45.91%) HTML5
3 63 (39.62%) AngularJS
4 59 (37.11%) CSS3
5 55 (34.59%) React
6 39 (24.53%) Sass
7 29 (18.24%) jQuery
7 29 (18.24%) Node.js
8 24 (15.09%) LESS
9 23 (14.47%) Redux
10 22 (13.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (9.43%) .NET
12 14 (8.81%) GraphQL
13 11 (6.92%) Ajax
13 11 (6.92%) Vue.js
14 10 (6.29%) Apollo GraphQL
15 9 (5.66%) JSON
16 8 (5.03%) REST
16 8 (5.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.50%) User Experience
2 8 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.89%) Social Media
3 3 (1.89%) W3C
4 2 (1.26%) Bitcoin
4 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.63%) Online Games
5 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.77%) Linux
2 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.89%) Mac OS
2 3 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.36%) Front End Development
2 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.24%) Web Development
4 28 (17.61%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (14.47%) TDD
6 17 (10.69%) Scrum
6 17 (10.69%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.69%) Web Design
7 16 (10.06%) Test Automation
8 13 (8.18%) DevOps
8 13 (8.18%) OO
9 12 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.55%) MVC
10 11 (6.92%) Analytics
11 10 (6.29%) Microservices
12 9 (5.66%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 8 (5.03%) BDD
14 6 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (3.77%) Continuous Deployment
14 6 (3.77%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 137 (86.16%) JavaScript
2 31 (19.50%) Java
3 22 (13.84%) C#
4 20 (12.58%) PHP
5 18 (11.32%) ES6
6 16 (10.06%) Python
7 8 (5.03%) SQL
8 7 (4.40%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.89%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.89%) Ruby
10 2 (1.26%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.63%) Groovy
11 1 (0.63%) Java 8
11 1 (0.63%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) PSD2
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (6.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (6.29%) Adobe
2 6 (3.77%) Oracle
3 4 (2.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.26%) Zend
6 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.63%) Klarna
6 1 (0.63%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.63%) Perforce
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce