Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 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.

HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML 6,737 9,328 9,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.27% 9.01% 9.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.71% 26.59% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,812 6,711 6,449
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +3.13% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 74 121
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% +52.38%
10th Percentile £24.50 £12.76 £14.49
90th Percentile £60.00 £58.50 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% +60.00%

HTML 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29,666 35,077 30,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 33.89% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,756 24,663 21,127
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £331 £319 £305
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 367 384
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.17% +7.01%
10th Percentile £18.68 £15.00 £15.05
90th Percentile £60.00 £58.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML in the UK

HTML
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 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 -11 6,223 £450 +5.88% 3,518
London -2 3,339 £500 +5.26% 923
UK excluding London -14 3,268 £413 +3.13% 2,821
South East -15 968 £425 - 671
North of England -11 742 £400 +4.58% 818
Midlands -9 515 £400 +6.67% 534
South West -12 414 £425 +13.33% 337
North West -8 372 £400 +6.67% 466
West Midlands -14 311 £413 +9.27% 274
Yorkshire -11 294 £425 +9.25% 262
Scotland -11 268 £400 +3.23% 145
East of England -19 217 £413 +6.45% 235
East Midlands -2 195 £365 -2.67% 259
Wales +8 119 £405 +8.00% 63
North East -6 76 £400 +6.67% 90
Northern Ireland +21 35 £425 +21.43% 17

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HTML 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 with a requirement for HTML.

1 5,547 (82.34%) CSS
2 5,226 (77.57%) JavaScript
3 3,185 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
4 2,463 (36.56%) HTML5
5 2,082 (30.90%) AngularJS
6 1,714 (25.44%) Front End Development
7 1,667 (24.74%) .NET
8 1,608 (23.87%) React
9 1,587 (23.56%) C#
10 1,553 (23.05%) Git (software)
11 1,489 (22.10%) Java
12 1,453 (21.57%) CSS3
13 1,339 (19.88%) TDD
14 1,330 (19.74%) jQuery
15 1,319 (19.58%) SQL
16 1,153 (17.11%) Node.js
17 1,073 (15.93%) MVC
18 1,047 (15.54%) User Experience
19 964 (14.31%) Scrum
20 959 (14.23%) Web Development
21 930 (13.80%) Finance
22 909 (13.49%) ASP.NET
22 909 (13.49%) Sass
23 855 (12.69%) SQL Server
24 843 (12.51%) REST
25 788 (11.70%) Web Services
26 766 (11.37%) TypeScript
27 750 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
28 741 (11.00%) XML
29 735 (10.91%) Test Automation

HTML
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
1 445 (6.61%) CMS
2 196 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 186 (2.76%) WordPress
4 172 (2.55%) Confluence
5 152 (2.26%) Apache
6 128 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 114 (1.69%) Drupal
8 109 (1.62%) JBoss
9 106 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 102 (1.51%) Tomcat
11 101 (1.50%) WebSphere
12 91 (1.35%) IIS
13 76 (1.13%) Umbraco
14 48 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
14 48 (0.71%) WebLogic
15 43 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
16 42 (0.62%) Apache Solr
17 35 (0.52%) EPiServer
18 34 (0.50%) Apache Spark
19 30 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 215 (3.19%) Photoshop
2 135 (2.00%) Sketch
3 108 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 81 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
5 65 (0.96%) InVision
5 65 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
6 41 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 41 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 30 (0.45%) Adobe XD
8 24 (0.36%) Zeplin
9 18 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 14 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 14 (0.21%) Camtasia
10 14 (0.21%) GIMP
10 14 (0.21%) UXPin
11 13 (0.19%) XMetaL
12 11 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
13 10 (0.15%) Chatbot
13 10 (0.15%) Fireworks
13 10 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 134 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 98 (1.45%) Magento
3 25 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
4 18 (0.27%) Shopify
5 17 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 15 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 12 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 11 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 10 (0.15%) Eloqua
10 9 (0.13%) NetSuite
11 8 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
11 8 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
11 8 (0.12%) R3 Corda
12 5 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.059%) Revive Adserver
13 4 (0.059%) WebTrends
14 3 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 3 (0.045%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 750 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 514 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
3 211 (3.13%) GitHub
4 204 (3.03%) npm
5 121 (1.80%) SaaS
6 110 (1.63%) PaaS
7 106 (1.57%) Serverless
8 95 (1.41%) Google Analytics
9 91 (1.35%) Office 365
10 78 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
11 71 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
11 71 (1.05%) Power Platform
12 70 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
13 48 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
13 48 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
14 39 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
15 38 (0.56%) IaaS
16 37 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
17 36 (0.53%) Amazon S3
18 34 (0.50%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 174 (2.58%) HTTP
2 64 (0.95%) Internet
3 42 (0.62%) SSL
4 39 (0.58%) Intranet
5 38 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 29 (0.43%) FTP
7 26 (0.39%) DNS
8 14 (0.21%) Firewall
8 14 (0.21%) SSH
9 13 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 12 (0.18%) Network Security
11 8 (0.12%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.12%) Skype
12 7 (0.10%) SMS
13 6 (0.089%) SAN
13 6 (0.089%) SNMP
13 6 (0.089%) VPN
14 5 (0.074%) POP3
14 5 (0.074%) SMTP
14 5 (0.074%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 855 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 491 (7.29%) MySQL
3 335 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 309 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 231 (3.43%) MongoDB
6 202 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 101 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 82 (1.22%) Redis
9 79 (1.17%) Big Data
10 63 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 56 (0.83%) Oracle Database
12 50 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
13 49 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 49 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 48 (0.71%) DB2
15 47 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 46 (0.68%) Hadoop
17 45 (0.67%) Power BI
18 34 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1,553 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 524 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 469 (6.96%) JIRA
4 317 (4.71%) Visual Studio
5 308 (4.57%) gulp
6 282 (4.19%) webpack
7 280 (4.16%) Grunt
7 280 (4.16%) Selenium
8 264 (3.92%) Maven
9 248 (3.68%) Subversion
10 242 (3.59%) Jasmine
11 194 (2.88%) JUnit
12 188 (2.79%) Cucumber
13 171 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 164 (2.43%) Karma Test Runner
15 161 (2.39%) Visual Studio Team System
16 118 (1.75%) TeamCity
17 115 (1.71%) Bitbucket
18 112 (1.66%) Mocha
19 100 (1.48%) Gradle
General
1 930 (13.80%) Finance
2 383 (5.69%) Marketing
3 368 (5.46%) Banking
4 253 (3.76%) Retail
5 139 (2.06%) Front Office
6 110 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 96 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 93 (1.38%) Games
9 79 (1.17%) Law
10 73 (1.08%) Publishing
11 65 (0.96%) Advertising
12 61 (0.91%) Legal
12 61 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 51 (0.76%) Electronics
14 31 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.31%) Automotive
17 19 (0.28%) French Language
18 14 (0.21%) Back Office
19 13 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5,319 (78.95%) Developer
2 1,205 (17.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 753 (11.18%) React Developer
4 722 (10.72%) JavaScript Developer
5 700 (10.39%) .NET Developer
6 677 (10.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 531 (7.88%) Angular Developer
8 516 (7.66%) Java Developer
9 443 (6.58%) Senior Developer
10 376 (5.58%) C# Developer
11 351 (5.21%) Designer
12 313 (4.65%) HTML Developer
13 278 (4.13%) UI Developer
14 273 (4.05%) Web Developer
15 247 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
16 216 (3.21%) PHP Developer
17 192 (2.85%) UX Designer
18 183 (2.72%) HTML CSS Developer
19 180 (2.67%) Architect
20 170 (2.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,547 (82.34%) CSS
2 2,463 (36.56%) HTML5
3 2,082 (30.90%) AngularJS
4 1,667 (24.74%) .NET
5 1,608 (23.87%) React
6 1,453 (21.57%) CSS3
7 1,330 (19.74%) jQuery
8 1,153 (17.11%) Node.js
9 909 (13.49%) ASP.NET
9 909 (13.49%) Sass
10 843 (12.51%) REST
11 788 (11.70%) Web Services
12 741 (11.00%) XML
13 717 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 659 (9.78%) JSON
15 610 (9.05%) Spring
16 605 (8.98%) RESTful
17 572 (8.49%) Redux
18 560 (8.31%) .NET Framework
19 464 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1,047 (15.54%) User Experience
2 342 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 334 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 328 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 141 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 98 (1.45%) Hedge funds
7 88 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
8 79 (1.17%) Data Structures
8 79 (1.17%) W3C
9 74 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 68 (1.01%) Social Media
11 64 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
12 60 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 55 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 48 (0.71%) Management Information System
15 44 (0.65%) Graphic Design
16 43 (0.64%) Equities
17 42 (0.62%) Digital Media
18 40 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
19 39 (0.58%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 509 (7.56%) Linux
2 251 (3.73%) Windows
3 238 (3.53%) Unix
4 150 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 148 (2.20%) Android
6 69 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 29 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 29 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.28%) CentOS
8 19 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.19%) VMS
10 11 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.13%) Debian
11 9 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.12%) Fedora
13 7 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.074%) Solaris
14 5 (0.074%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.074%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.059%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,185 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1,714 (25.44%) Front End Development
3 1,339 (19.88%) TDD
4 1,073 (15.93%) MVC
5 964 (14.31%) Scrum
6 959 (14.23%) Web Development
7 735 (10.91%) Test Automation
8 665 (9.87%) DevOps
9 602 (8.94%) BDD
10 580 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
11 534 (7.93%) OO
12 510 (7.57%) Microservices
13 485 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
14 458 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
15 430 (6.38%) Unit Testing
16 419 (6.22%) Software Engineering
17 395 (5.86%) E-Commerce
18 393 (5.83%) Analytics
19 347 (5.15%) SDLC
20 318 (4.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5,226 (77.57%) JavaScript
2 1,587 (23.56%) C#
3 1,489 (22.10%) Java
4 1,319 (19.58%) SQL
5 766 (11.37%) TypeScript
6 590 (8.76%) PHP
7 565 (8.39%) ES6
8 462 (6.86%) Python
9 266 (3.95%) Ruby
10 217 (3.22%) Java 8
11 170 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 120 (1.78%) Scala
13 118 (1.75%) PowerShell
14 89 (1.32%) PL/SQL
15 83 (1.23%) C++
16 82 (1.22%) VB.NET
17 72 (1.07%) C
17 72 (1.07%) Perl
18 61 (0.91%) Bash Shell
19 57 (0.85%) ES7
Qualifications
1 364 (5.40%) Security Cleared
2 337 (5.00%) Degree
3 257 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 94 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 70 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 40 (0.59%) DBS Check
7 27 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 25 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 25 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 18 (0.27%) ISEB
10 17 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (0.12%) HND
13 8 (0.12%) MCSA
14 7 (0.10%) CISSP
14 7 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.089%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.074%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (3.67%) QA
2 63 (0.94%) WCAG
3 28 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 22 (0.33%) GDPR
5 11 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.13%) PMO
6 9 (0.13%) SLA
6 9 (0.13%) WAI
7 5 (0.074%) GxP
8 4 (0.059%) ISO 15022
8 4 (0.059%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.045%) HL7
9 3 (0.045%) MiFID
9 3 (0.045%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.030%) PSD2
11 1 (0.015%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 436 (6.47%) Docker
2 77 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.089%) HDFS
6 6 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.089%) RACF
7 4 (0.059%) XenApp
8 3 (0.045%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 2 (0.030%) OpenDJ
9 2 (0.030%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.030%) Varnish
9 2 (0.030%) vCloud
9 2 (0.030%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.015%) Firmware
10 1 (0.015%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.015%) KVM
10 1 (0.015%) Xen
10 1 (0.015%) zsh
Systems Management
1 183 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 82 (1.22%) Puppet
3 58 (0.86%) Ansible
4 34 (0.50%) Kibana
5 32 (0.47%) Terraform
6 30 (0.45%) Grafana
6 30 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
8 19 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
9 16 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (0.16%) SCCM
11 10 (0.15%) logstash
11 10 (0.15%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.12%) Matomo
14 6 (0.089%) Nagios
14 6 (0.089%) SCOM
15 5 (0.074%) Control-M
15 5 (0.074%) cPanel
15 5 (0.074%) Graphite
Vendors
1 634 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 370 (5.49%) Oracle
3 347 (5.15%) Adobe
4 174 (2.58%) Google
5 123 (1.83%) ServiceNow
6 119 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 82 (1.22%) Atlassian
8 71 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 70 (1.04%) SAP
10 69 (1.02%) hybris
11 67 (0.99%) IBM
12 44 (0.65%) MuleSoft
13 43 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 40 (0.59%) Zend
15 34 (0.50%) Tableau
16 33 (0.49%) Splunk
17 31 (0.46%) Cypress Semiconductor
17 31 (0.46%) Telerik
18 29 (0.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
19 26 (0.39%) Informatica