Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an HTML Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 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 Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 487 332 265
Rank change year-on-year -155 -67 -65
Contract jobs requiring an HTML Developer 442 784 963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.82% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 644 706
UK median daily rate £420 £437 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +6.00% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £256
90th Percentile £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £360
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £29.22 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.00% -0.95% -1.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £23.59 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.85 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £29.22 £22.50
% change year-on-year +54.00% +29.87% -26.83%

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 94,110 95,205 92,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,187 63,263 60,274
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £254
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,883 2,786 3,243
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -2.70%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

HTML Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTML Developer in the UK

HTML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML Developer in the UK

HTML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML Developer over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML Developer in the UK

HTML Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML Developer in the UK

HTML 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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -154 403 £425 -5.56% 150
London -136 235 £450 -10.00% 52
UK excluding London -120 197 £380 +2.70% 105
South East -6 79 £400 - 34
North of England -36 55 £380 +4.83% 23
Yorkshire -20 35 £384 +2.33% 9
Scotland +1 22 £378 -2.58% 6
Midlands -43 18 £301 -11.40% 25
North West -29 16 £350 -1.75% 14
East Midlands -15 12 £288 -15.44% 12
South West -35 11 £325 -8.77% 11
Wales -3 9 £373 -17.22% 1
West Midlands -37 6 £425 +11.48% 13
North East -6 4 £373 +10.37%
East of England 0 3 £338 -10.00% 5

HTML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, HTML 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 Developer in the job title.

1 442 (100.00%) HTML
2 378 (85.52%) JavaScript
3 368 (83.26%) CSS
4 216 (48.87%) HTML5
5 205 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
6 183 (41.40%) Front End Development
7 170 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 154 (34.84%) React
9 114 (25.79%) TDD
10 113 (25.57%) CSS3
11 102 (23.08%) jQuery
12 97 (21.95%) Web Development
13 94 (21.27%) Sass
14 89 (20.14%) Node.js
15 82 (18.55%) Git (software)
16 80 (18.10%) Finance
17 72 (16.29%) Java
18 64 (14.48%) User Experience
19 62 (14.03%) .NET
20 58 (13.12%) C#
20 58 (13.12%) PHP
20 58 (13.12%) RESTful
21 52 (11.76%) E-Commerce
22 49 (11.09%) LESS
23 47 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
24 44 (9.95%) SQL
25 43 (9.73%) MySQL
26 42 (9.50%) Scrum
27 41 (9.28%) TypeScript
28 40 (9.05%) OO

HTML 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 33 (7.47%) CMS
2 22 (4.98%) WordPress
3 10 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.81%) Confluence
5 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.13%) Drupal
6 5 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.90%) CoreMedia CMS
7 4 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.68%) JBoss
8 3 (0.68%) WildFly
9 2 (0.45%) Kentico
9 2 (0.45%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.23%) GemFire
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.23%) Tornado
Applications
1 18 (4.07%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.81%) Chatbot
3 7 (1.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.68%) GIMP
5 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.23%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Magento
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Shopify
3 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.49%) IaaS
3 11 (2.49%) PaaS
4 10 (2.26%) Apigee
5 8 (1.81%) GitHub
6 7 (1.58%) npm
6 7 (1.58%) Serverless
7 4 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.90%) SaaS
7 4 (0.90%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.45%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) Skype
2 10 (2.26%) SSL
3 9 (2.04%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.73%) MySQL
2 18 (4.07%) NoSQL
2 18 (4.07%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.04%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.90%) Big Data
8 4 (0.90%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.68%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.45%) Cloudant
10 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.45%) Redis
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) KDB
11 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 82 (18.55%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.11%) JIRA
3 23 (5.20%) Grunt
4 22 (4.98%) Subversion
5 17 (3.85%) gulp
6 16 (3.62%) Jasmine
7 12 (2.71%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.49%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.26%) Selenium
10 9 (2.04%) PHPUnit
10 9 (2.04%) webpack
11 8 (1.81%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.36%) Protractor
12 6 (1.36%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.13%) Axure RP
13 5 (1.13%) JUnit
13 5 (1.13%) Mocha
13 5 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.90%) Maven
14 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (18.10%) Finance
2 22 (4.98%) Banking
3 16 (3.62%) Retail
4 14 (3.17%) Front Office
5 12 (2.71%) Marketing
6 8 (1.81%) Back Office
7 7 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.36%) Games
9 5 (1.13%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (100.00%) HTML
2 368 (83.26%) CSS
3 216 (48.87%) HTML5
4 170 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 154 (34.84%) React
6 113 (25.57%) CSS3
7 102 (23.08%) jQuery
8 94 (21.27%) Sass
9 89 (20.14%) Node.js
10 62 (14.03%) .NET
11 58 (13.12%) RESTful
12 49 (11.09%) LESS
13 39 (8.82%) JSON
14 35 (7.92%) ASP.NET
15 34 (7.69%) REST
16 32 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (5.88%) XML
18 24 (5.43%) Redux
19 23 (5.20%) Ajax
20 22 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.48%) User Experience
2 27 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (3.62%) Fintech
4 11 (2.49%) Fixed Income
4 11 (2.49%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.58%) W3C
8 6 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.36%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.13%) iPad
10 4 (0.90%) Derivative
10 4 (0.90%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.90%) Robotics
11 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.66%) Linux
2 10 (2.26%) Windows
3 8 (1.81%) CentOS
3 8 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.36%) Unix
5 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.68%) Android
6 3 (0.68%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.45%) VMS
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (41.40%) Front End Development
3 114 (25.79%) TDD
4 97 (21.95%) Web Development
5 52 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 42 (9.50%) Scrum
7 40 (9.05%) OO
8 39 (8.82%) BDD
9 35 (7.92%) Test Automation
10 32 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (6.33%) Microservices
12 27 (6.11%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (6.11%) SOA
13 25 (5.66%) Analytics
14 24 (5.43%) SOLID
15 23 (5.20%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (4.75%) DevOps
17 18 (4.07%) MVC
18 17 (3.85%) Software Engineering
19 16 (3.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 378 (85.52%) JavaScript
2 72 (16.29%) Java
3 58 (13.12%) C#
3 58 (13.12%) PHP
4 44 (9.95%) SQL
5 41 (9.28%) TypeScript
6 37 (8.37%) ES6
7 28 (6.33%) Python
8 12 (2.71%) R
9 10 (2.26%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.04%) Java 8
11 8 (1.81%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.90%) Ruby
14 3 (0.68%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.68%) ClojureScript
14 3 (0.68%) ES7
14 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.68%) Scala
14 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (2.71%) Degree
2 7 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) WCAG
3 2 (0.45%) WAI
4 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (6.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.45%) Kibana
3 1 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (4.52%) Oracle
2 19 (4.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.07%) Adobe
4 10 (2.26%) hybris
4 10 (2.26%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.36%) Google
6 5 (1.13%) ATG
6 5 (1.13%) Demandware
6 5 (1.13%) IBM
7 4 (0.90%) Citrix
7 4 (0.90%) UiPath
8 3 (0.68%) Splunk
8 3 (0.68%) Twitter
9 2 (0.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 2 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.45%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.45%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.23%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.23%) Perforce