Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing HTML 9271 10422 10477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.39% 9.74% 9.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.27% 33.07% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7539 7346
UK median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +6.23% +0.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 236
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -5.88% -7.03%
10th Percentile £14.10 £13.45 £13.63
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.87 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £32.54
% change year-on-year +52.38% -19.33% +7.75%

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 31674 31512 31576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.09% 29.44% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21957 22072 21378
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £310 £295 £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 394 379 506
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £16.00 £13.00 £15.02
90th Percentile £53.53 £50.00 £53.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.38%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 8600 £425 +6.25% 1862
UK excluding London +4 4674 £375 +6.23% 1305
London 0 4472 £463 +8.82% 632
South East +2 1406 £375 +4.17% 329
North of England +5 1075 £375 - 370
Midlands +4 761 £350 - 222
North West +5 525 £363 -3.33% 206
South West -5 467 £350 - 155
Yorkshire -1 433 £375 - 152
Scotland +11 415 £375 +7.14% 51
West Midlands 0 406 £351 +0.14% 121
East of England +3 396 £363 +0.69% 153
East Midlands +6 352 £350 -3.45% 100
Wales +3 120 £381 -4.69% 15
North East +45 112 £425 +6.25% 12
Northern Ireland -22 51 £413 +13.71% 9

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7523 (81.15%) CSS
2 7168 (77.32%) JavaScript
3 4204 (45.35%) HTML5
4 4043 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
5 3246 (35.01%) AngularJS
6 2645 (28.53%) CSS3
7 2379 (25.66%) Front End Development
8 2333 (25.16%) Java
9 2315 (24.97%) jQuery
10 2040 (22.00%) Git (software)
11 1971 (21.26%) .NET
12 1937 (20.89%) TDD
13 1920 (20.71%) C#
14 1738 (18.75%) MVC
15 1711 (18.46%) React
16 1707 (18.41%) SQL
17 1701 (18.35%) Node.js
18 1525 (16.45%) Web Development
19 1487 (16.04%) User Experience
20 1400 (15.10%) Finance
21 1308 (14.11%) Scrum
22 1216 (13.12%) SQL Server
23 1190 (12.84%) Web Services
24 1184 (12.77%) Sass
25 1092 (11.78%) ASP.NET
26 1043 (11.25%) XML
26 1043 (11.25%) REST
27 978 (10.55%) RESTful
28 965 (10.41%) PHP
29 955 (10.30%) JSON

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
1 575 (6.20%) CMS
2 300 (3.24%) Drupal
3 268 (2.89%) Confluence
4 263 (2.84%) SharePoint
5 237 (2.56%) Apache
6 213 (2.30%) WordPress
7 168 (1.81%) IIS
8 160 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 160 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 158 (1.70%) JBoss
10 156 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
11 107 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 101 (1.09%) Umbraco
13 99 (1.07%) WebLogic
14 86 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
15 82 (0.88%) nginx
16 73 (0.79%) Apache Solr
17 64 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
18 60 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
19 54 (0.58%) EPiServer
Applications
1 376 (4.06%) Photoshop
2 189 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 170 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 74 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
5 66 (0.71%) InVision
6 65 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
7 56 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
8 45 (0.49%) MS Visio
9 27 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
10 24 (0.26%) InDesign
11 19 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 17 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
13 14 (0.15%) Fireworks
14 13 (0.14%) UXPin
15 9 (0.097%) InfoPath
16 7 (0.076%) Doxygen
16 7 (0.076%) GIMP
16 7 (0.076%) SmartSuite
16 7 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
17 6 (0.065%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 152 (1.64%) Magento
2 88 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 25 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (0.23%) ION MarketView
6 19 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 16 (0.17%) Eloqua
8 14 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
9 11 (0.12%) RMDS
10 8 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.086%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 7 (0.076%) OpenText Process Suite
11 7 (0.076%) Shopify
11 7 (0.076%) WebTrends
12 6 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (0.054%) SessionCam
14 3 (0.032%) Pega PRPC
14 3 (0.032%) SAP ERP
14 3 (0.032%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 491 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 367 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 237 (2.56%) GitHub
4 231 (2.49%) npm
5 127 (1.37%) SaaS
6 84 (0.91%) PaaS
7 77 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 67 (0.72%) Office 365
9 46 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 37 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 37 (0.40%) IaaS
11 36 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
13 29 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
14 27 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
15 23 (0.25%) Heroku
15 23 (0.25%) OpenShift
16 22 (0.24%) Amazon S3
17 20 (0.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 18 (0.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 333 (3.59%) HTTP
2 204 (2.20%) Internet
3 62 (0.67%) SMS
4 56 (0.60%) LDAP
5 54 (0.58%) Intranet
6 49 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 45 (0.49%) Firewall
8 44 (0.47%) SSL
9 25 (0.27%) DNS
9 25 (0.27%) LAN
10 22 (0.24%) WAN
11 16 (0.17%) Network Security
12 13 (0.14%) Wireless
13 12 (0.13%) 3G
13 12 (0.13%) GPRS
13 12 (0.13%) GSM
13 12 (0.13%) LTE
13 12 (0.13%) SGSN
14 11 (0.12%) Skype
15 9 (0.097%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1216 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 776 (8.37%) MySQL
3 486 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 452 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 352 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 194 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
7 156 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 147 (1.59%) Big Data
9 136 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 128 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 112 (1.21%) RDBMS
12 84 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 83 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 69 (0.74%) Hadoop
15 64 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 61 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
17 60 (0.65%) Redis
18 40 (0.43%) DB2
18 40 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
19 33 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2040 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 748 (8.07%) Jenkins
3 575 (6.20%) Grunt
4 569 (6.14%) gulp
5 536 (5.78%) JIRA
6 424 (4.57%) Subversion
7 378 (4.08%) Selenium
8 355 (3.83%) Jasmine
9 327 (3.53%) JUnit
10 315 (3.40%) Visual Studio
11 305 (3.29%) Maven
12 274 (2.96%) webpack
13 254 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 233 (2.51%) Cucumber
15 202 (2.18%) Karma Test Runner
16 183 (1.97%) Mocha
17 174 (1.88%) Axure RP
18 171 (1.84%) NUnit
19 160 (1.73%) TeamCity
20 136 (1.47%) Gradle
General
1 1400 (15.10%) Finance
2 795 (8.58%) Banking
3 450 (4.85%) Marketing
4 310 (3.34%) Retail
5 275 (2.97%) Front Office
6 246 (2.65%) Investment Banking
7 167 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 132 (1.42%) Publishing
9 119 (1.28%) Advertising
10 109 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 106 (1.14%) Games
12 74 (0.80%) Electronics
13 59 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 57 (0.61%) Automotive
15 42 (0.45%) Law
16 39 (0.42%) Back Office
17 36 (0.39%) Legal
18 25 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.22%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7469 (80.56%) Developer
2 1836 (19.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1518 (16.37%) JavaScript Developer
4 1035 (11.16%) Java Developer
5 915 (9.87%) HTML Developer
6 866 (9.34%) .NET Developer
7 841 (9.07%) Angular Developer
8 676 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 634 (6.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 632 (6.82%) C# Developer
11 589 (6.35%) HTML CSS Developer
12 559 (6.03%) Designer
13 544 (5.87%) Web Developer
14 518 (5.59%) UI Developer
15 390 (4.21%) PHP Developer
16 373 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
17 342 (3.69%) UX Designer
18 313 (3.38%) Node.js Developer
19 232 (2.50%) Agile Developer
20 229 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7523 (81.15%) CSS
2 4204 (45.35%) HTML5
3 3246 (35.01%) AngularJS
4 2645 (28.53%) CSS3
5 2315 (24.97%) jQuery
6 1971 (21.26%) .NET
7 1711 (18.46%) React
8 1701 (18.35%) Node.js
9 1190 (12.84%) Web Services
10 1184 (12.77%) Sass
11 1092 (11.78%) ASP.NET
12 1043 (11.25%) REST
12 1043 (11.25%) XML
13 978 (10.55%) RESTful
14 955 (10.30%) JSON
15 921 (9.93%) Ajax
16 894 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 842 (9.08%) Spring
18 513 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 499 (5.38%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1487 (16.04%) User Experience
2 467 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
3 413 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 365 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 216 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 166 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 123 (1.33%) Fintech
8 109 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 101 (1.09%) W3C
10 98 (1.06%) Fixed Income
11 85 (0.92%) Virtual Team
12 78 (0.84%) Social Media
13 69 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
14 68 (0.73%) Management Information System
15 66 (0.71%) Derivative
16 59 (0.64%) Animation
16 59 (0.64%) N-Tier
17 58 (0.63%) Graphic Design
18 56 (0.60%) Data Structures
19 55 (0.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 802 (8.65%) Linux
2 414 (4.47%) Windows
3 380 (4.10%) Unix
4 230 (2.48%) Android
5 215 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 78 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 76 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 48 (0.52%) Mac OS
9 39 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 35 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 20 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (0.17%) Windows Phone
15 15 (0.16%) Solaris
16 10 (0.11%) CentOS
17 9 (0.097%) AIX
17 9 (0.097%) Windows 7
18 7 (0.076%) Debian
18 7 (0.076%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4043 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 2379 (25.66%) Front End Development
3 1937 (20.89%) TDD
4 1738 (18.75%) MVC
5 1525 (16.45%) Web Development
6 1308 (14.11%) Scrum
7 946 (10.20%) OO
8 924 (9.97%) Test Automation
9 905 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 770 (8.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 748 (8.07%) BDD
12 663 (7.15%) E-Commerce
13 526 (5.67%) Unit Testing
14 502 (5.41%) Web Design
15 477 (5.15%) Open Source
16 476 (5.13%) DevOps
17 472 (5.09%) Software Engineering
18 412 (4.44%) Microservices
19 399 (4.30%) SDLC
20 392 (4.23%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7168 (77.32%) JavaScript
2 2333 (25.16%) Java
3 1920 (20.71%) C#
4 1707 (18.41%) SQL
5 965 (10.41%) PHP
6 718 (7.74%) Python
7 476 (5.13%) ES6
8 460 (4.96%) TypeScript
9 377 (4.07%) Scala
10 376 (4.06%) Ruby
11 273 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 194 (2.09%) C++
13 149 (1.61%) PL/SQL
14 135 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 124 (1.34%) Perl
16 120 (1.29%) PowerShell
17 111 (1.20%) Groovy
18 109 (1.18%) Bash Shell
19 101 (1.09%) C
20 99 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 432 (4.66%) Degree
2 261 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 176 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 110 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
8 10 (0.11%) OCPJP
9 9 (0.097%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.086%) BC Cleared
10 8 (0.086%) ISEB
11 7 (0.076%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.065%) MCTS
12 6 (0.065%) PMP
13 5 (0.054%) CISA
13 5 (0.054%) CISM
13 5 (0.054%) CISSP
13 5 (0.054%) MCSD
13 5 (0.054%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (2.90%) QA
2 49 (0.53%) WCAG
3 39 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 36 (0.39%) SLA
5 34 (0.37%) WAI
6 22 (0.24%) MiFID
7 12 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.13%) HL7
8 8 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.076%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.054%) COBIT
10 5 (0.054%) FedRAMP
10 5 (0.054%) PMO
11 3 (0.032%) FATCA
11 3 (0.032%) GDPR
12 2 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.011%) EMIR
13 1 (0.011%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.011%) Solvency II
System Software
1 321 (3.46%) Docker
2 72 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.097%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.086%) BitLocker
6 7 (0.076%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.065%) LXC
8 5 (0.054%) UAG
9 4 (0.043%) HDFS
9 4 (0.043%) Varnish
9 4 (0.043%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (0.032%) Gluster
10 3 (0.032%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.022%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.022%) vSphere
12 1 (0.011%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.011%) SRDF
12 1 (0.011%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 123 (1.33%) Puppet
2 81 (0.87%) Ansible
3 64 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 21 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 21 (0.23%) Terraform
6 20 (0.22%) Kibana
7 17 (0.18%) Grafana
8 15 (0.16%) AirWatch
8 15 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 14 (0.15%) SCCM
10 12 (0.13%) Nagios
11 11 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.11%) IBM BigFix
13 7 (0.076%) Graphite
13 7 (0.076%) logstash
13 7 (0.076%) Marathon
13 7 (0.076%) Mesos
13 7 (0.076%) RSA Archer
13 7 (0.076%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 684 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 576 (6.21%) Oracle
3 494 (5.33%) Adobe
4 272 (2.93%) Google
5 151 (1.63%) SAP
6 147 (1.59%) ServiceNow
7 133 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 132 (1.42%) IBM
9 81 (0.87%) hybris
9 81 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 74 (0.80%) Zend
11 47 (0.51%) Demandware
11 47 (0.51%) Twitter
12 46 (0.50%) Xamarin
13 43 (0.46%) Atlassian
13 43 (0.46%) Sybase
13 43 (0.46%) TIBCO
14 42 (0.45%) New Relic
15 37 (0.40%) Telerik
16 36 (0.39%) HP