Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML 9263 10697 10777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.98% 10.16% 9.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.09% 33.45% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6685 7593 7745
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £275 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 132 234
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £31.68 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.49% +5.58% -7.69%
10th Percentile £14.29 £14.01 £11.22
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.86 £45.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £31.51
% change year-on-year +29.03% -1.62% -3.05%

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 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 367 553
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -1 8620 £425 +6.25% 1987
London -1 4639 £475 +8.57% 704
UK excluding London -1 4513 £375 +3.45% 1352
South East +1 1397 £400 +9.59% 363
North of England +5 997 £375 - 373
Midlands 0 718 £350 -3.45% 256
North West +7 519 £355 -5.33% 188
South West -3 471 £350 - 129
West Midlands -3 415 £350 -3.45% 125
Scotland +3 405 £375 +7.14% 57
East of England +2 379 £375 +7.14% 159
Yorkshire -2 377 £375 -2.91% 158
East Midlands -2 300 £340 -6.21% 124
Wales +5 124 £400 -5.88% 10
North East +27 104 £413 +8.55% 27
Northern Ireland -12 44 £413 +3.13% 6

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HTML.

1 7497 (80.93%) CSS
2 7054 (76.15%) JavaScript
3 4106 (44.33%) HTML5
4 4061 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 3115 (33.63%) AngularJS
6 2556 (27.59%) CSS3
7 2265 (24.45%) Java
8 2243 (24.21%) Front End Development
9 2165 (23.37%) jQuery
10 2050 (22.13%) TDD
11 2041 (22.03%) .NET
12 1979 (21.36%) Git (software)
13 1969 (21.26%) C#
14 1782 (19.24%) React
15 1704 (18.40%) SQL
16 1696 (18.31%) MVC
17 1653 (17.85%) Node.js
18 1536 (16.58%) Web Development
19 1436 (15.50%) User Experience
20 1389 (15.00%) Finance
21 1364 (14.73%) Web Services
22 1318 (14.23%) Scrum
23 1276 (13.78%) SQL Server
24 1174 (12.67%) Sass
25 1133 (12.23%) REST
26 1113 (12.02%) ASP.NET
27 1009 (10.89%) PHP
28 989 (10.68%) RESTful
29 984 (10.62%) XML
30 960 (10.36%) OO

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
1 589 (6.36%) CMS
2 272 (2.94%) Drupal
3 254 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 241 (2.60%) Confluence
5 232 (2.50%) WordPress
6 231 (2.49%) Apache
7 183 (1.98%) IIS
8 169 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 155 (1.67%) JBoss
10 144 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
11 141 (1.52%) WebSphere
12 122 (1.32%) Umbraco
13 114 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 103 (1.11%) WebLogic
15 88 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
16 80 (0.86%) nginx
17 62 (0.67%) Apache Solr
18 61 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
19 56 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
20 39 (0.42%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 360 (3.89%) Photoshop
2 168 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 166 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 100 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 69 (0.74%) InVision
6 65 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
7 62 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
8 42 (0.45%) MS Visio
9 34 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 25 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
11 23 (0.25%) InDesign
12 19 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
13 18 (0.19%) InfoPath
14 14 (0.15%) Doxygen
15 13 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
16 12 (0.13%) GIMP
17 11 (0.12%) Fireworks
17 11 (0.12%) UXPin
18 8 (0.086%) Acrobat
19 7 (0.076%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 186 (2.01%) Magento
2 91 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 37 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
4 19 (0.21%) ION MarketView
5 14 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 12 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 12 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
7 11 (0.12%) RMDS
8 9 (0.097%) Shopify
8 9 (0.097%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.086%) KANA IQ
9 8 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
10 7 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.076%) SDL Web 8
11 6 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.043%) OpenText Process Suite
12 4 (0.043%) Social Studio
12 4 (0.043%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 528 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
2 438 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 262 (2.83%) npm
4 242 (2.61%) GitHub
5 126 (1.36%) SaaS
6 100 (1.08%) PaaS
7 97 (1.05%) Serverless
8 88 (0.95%) Google Analytics
9 77 (0.83%) Office 365
10 46 (0.50%) IaaS
11 39 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 39 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
12 33 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
13 31 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
14 30 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 26 (0.28%) Heroku
16 25 (0.27%) Amazon S3
17 24 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
18 21 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 20 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 269 (2.90%) HTTP
2 200 (2.16%) Internet
3 76 (0.82%) SMS
4 65 (0.70%) Intranet
5 59 (0.64%) SSL
6 57 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 41 (0.44%) LDAP
8 37 (0.40%) Firewall
9 22 (0.24%) FTP
10 21 (0.23%) DNS
11 17 (0.18%) LAN
12 16 (0.17%) WAN
13 15 (0.16%) Network Security
14 14 (0.15%) Skype
15 13 (0.14%) Wireless
16 11 (0.12%) SMTP
17 9 (0.097%) 3G
17 9 (0.097%) GPRS
17 9 (0.097%) GSM
17 9 (0.097%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1276 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 761 (8.22%) MySQL
3 464 (5.01%) Relational Database
4 432 (4.66%) MongoDB
5 368 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 209 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 139 (1.50%) Big Data
8 128 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 115 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 114 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 113 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 97 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 89 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 77 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 75 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 65 (0.70%) Redis
17 49 (0.53%) DB2
17 49 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
18 48 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
19 46 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1979 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 722 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 540 (5.83%) JIRA
4 532 (5.74%) gulp
5 502 (5.42%) Grunt
6 388 (4.19%) Selenium
7 355 (3.83%) Subversion
8 340 (3.67%) Jasmine
9 326 (3.52%) Maven
10 316 (3.41%) Visual Studio
11 305 (3.29%) webpack
12 273 (2.95%) JUnit
13 228 (2.46%) Cucumber
14 223 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 221 (2.39%) Karma Test Runner
16 178 (1.92%) Axure RP
17 174 (1.88%) NUnit
18 168 (1.81%) Mocha
19 146 (1.58%) TeamCity
20 136 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 1389 (15.00%) Finance
2 787 (8.50%) Banking
3 464 (5.01%) Marketing
4 336 (3.63%) Retail
5 252 (2.72%) Front Office
6 231 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 177 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 131 (1.41%) Publishing
9 116 (1.25%) Games
10 103 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 101 (1.09%) Advertising
12 77 (0.83%) Electronics
13 61 (0.66%) Law
14 50 (0.54%) Automotive
15 42 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 42 (0.45%) Legal
16 38 (0.41%) Back Office
17 33 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 17 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7389 (79.77%) Developer
2 1694 (18.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1486 (16.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 997 (10.76%) Java Developer
5 921 (9.94%) .NET Developer
6 884 (9.54%) HTML Developer
7 725 (7.83%) Angular Developer
8 681 (7.35%) C# Developer
9 644 (6.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 639 (6.90%) Senior Developer
11 577 (6.23%) Designer
12 556 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
13 493 (5.32%) Web Developer
14 488 (5.27%) UI Developer
15 388 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
16 377 (4.07%) PHP Developer
17 321 (3.47%) UX Designer
18 320 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
19 252 (2.72%) Agile Developer
20 228 (2.46%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7497 (80.93%) CSS
2 4106 (44.33%) HTML5
3 3115 (33.63%) AngularJS
4 2556 (27.59%) CSS3
5 2165 (23.37%) jQuery
6 2041 (22.03%) .NET
7 1782 (19.24%) React
8 1653 (17.85%) Node.js
9 1364 (14.73%) Web Services
10 1174 (12.67%) Sass
11 1133 (12.23%) REST
12 1113 (12.02%) ASP.NET
13 989 (10.68%) RESTful
14 984 (10.62%) XML
15 924 (9.98%) JSON
16 889 (9.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 811 (8.76%) Ajax
18 792 (8.55%) Spring
19 598 (6.46%) SOAP
20 535 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1436 (15.50%) User Experience
2 437 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 431 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 400 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 261 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 155 (1.67%) Fintech
7 136 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 122 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 100 (1.08%) W3C
10 85 (0.92%) Social Media
11 83 (0.90%) Fixed Income
12 81 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 73 (0.79%) Derivative
14 67 (0.72%) N-Tier
15 66 (0.71%) Data Structures
16 65 (0.70%) Management Information System
17 62 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
18 59 (0.64%) Algorithms
19 58 (0.63%) Graphic Design
20 52 (0.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 783 (8.45%) Linux
2 407 (4.39%) Windows
3 338 (3.65%) Unix
4 243 (2.62%) Android
5 236 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 74 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 67 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 37 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 36 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 24 (0.26%) Windows 10
11 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.17%) AIX
13 13 (0.14%) Solaris
13 13 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.12%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4061 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 2243 (24.21%) Front End Development
3 2050 (22.13%) TDD
4 1696 (18.31%) MVC
5 1536 (16.58%) Web Development
6 1318 (14.23%) Scrum
7 960 (10.36%) OO
8 957 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
9 929 (10.03%) Test Automation
10 870 (9.39%) BDD
11 738 (7.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 637 (6.88%) E-Commerce
13 583 (6.29%) Unit Testing
14 499 (5.39%) Software Engineering
15 436 (4.71%) DevOps
15 436 (4.71%) Web Design
16 430 (4.64%) Open Source
17 428 (4.62%) SDLC
18 395 (4.26%) Microservices
19 392 (4.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7054 (76.15%) JavaScript
2 2265 (24.45%) Java
3 1969 (21.26%) C#
4 1704 (18.40%) SQL
5 1009 (10.89%) PHP
6 638 (6.89%) Python
7 521 (5.62%) ES6
8 460 (4.97%) TypeScript
9 318 (3.43%) Scala
10 287 (3.10%) Ruby
11 270 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 183 (1.98%) C++
13 140 (1.51%) PL/SQL
14 130 (1.40%) VB.NET
15 118 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 117 (1.26%) C
17 114 (1.23%) Perl
18 99 (1.07%) Groovy
19 93 (1.00%) Shell Script
20 87 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 500 (5.40%) Degree
2 267 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 185 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 142 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.14%) DBS Check
7 13 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.13%) BC Cleared
9 9 (0.097%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.086%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.076%) PMP
12 6 (0.065%) ISEB
13 5 (0.054%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.054%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.054%) MCSD
14 4 (0.043%) APMP
14 4 (0.043%) HND
14 4 (0.043%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.043%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (3.03%) QA
2 60 (0.65%) WCAG
3 31 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 30 (0.32%) SLA
5 28 (0.30%) WAI
6 19 (0.21%) MiFID
7 13 (0.14%) HL7
8 9 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.086%) GDPR
10 7 (0.076%) GCP
10 7 (0.076%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.065%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.043%) PMO
13 3 (0.032%) COBIT
14 2 (0.022%) EMIR
14 2 (0.022%) FedRAMP
14 2 (0.022%) RosettaNet
14 2 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.011%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 1 (0.011%) PSD2
System Software
1 391 (4.22%) Docker
2 99 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.097%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.086%) BitLocker
7 6 (0.065%) LXC
8 5 (0.054%) Varnish
9 3 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.032%) Firmware
9 3 (0.032%) Gluster
9 3 (0.032%) HDFS
9 3 (0.032%) UAG
9 3 (0.032%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.022%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.022%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.011%) KVM
11 1 (0.011%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 106 (1.14%) Puppet
2 83 (0.90%) Ansible
3 69 (0.74%) Kubernetes
4 61 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (0.37%) Terraform
6 29 (0.31%) Kibana
7 25 (0.27%) Grafana
8 22 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 17 (0.18%) SCCM
10 16 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 14 (0.15%) AirWatch
11 14 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (0.12%) Nagios
13 10 (0.11%) IBM BigFix
14 8 (0.086%) Cobbler
15 7 (0.076%) CA Service Virtualization
15 7 (0.076%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.076%) RSA Archer
16 6 (0.065%) Rancher
17 5 (0.054%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 735 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 616 (6.65%) Oracle
3 498 (5.38%) Adobe
4 235 (2.54%) Google
5 145 (1.57%) ServiceNow
6 135 (1.46%) SAP
7 134 (1.45%) Sitecore
8 117 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 111 (1.20%) IBM
10 82 (0.89%) hybris
11 77 (0.83%) Zend
12 59 (0.64%) Twitter
13 55 (0.59%) Xamarin
14 52 (0.56%) New Relic
15 49 (0.53%) Sybase
16 47 (0.51%) Atlassian
17 45 (0.49%) Perforce
18 41 (0.44%) Splunk
19 40 (0.43%) Nintex
20 39 (0.42%) TIBCO