Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML 9,251 9,206 10,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.98% 9.62% 9.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.05% 29.65% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,660 6,473 7,396
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.25% +5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 120 138
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +52.38% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.81 £14.47 £11.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £63.75 £55.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +60.00% -22.12%

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 35,514 31,046 31,700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.46% 32.43% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,084 21,414 22,172
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £294
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.19% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 386 384
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +11.11% -2.76%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.63% +11.11% -2.70%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML in the UK

HTML
Top 17 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 17 August 2018. 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 0 8,595 £425 +1.19% 3,716
UK excluding London 0 4,839 £400 +8.25% 2,713
London -6 4,295 £475 +5.56% 1,175
South East +1 1,482 £420 +12.00% 656
North of England 0 1,251 £388 +3.33% 758
Midlands -1 750 £388 +10.71% 506
North West +1 636 £388 +10.71% 420
Yorkshire -1 485 £389 +3.73% 285
South West -2 478 £375 +7.14% 359
West Midlands -2 447 £400 +14.29% 261
Scotland -4 430 £388 +3.33% 106
East of England -12 331 £381 +8.86% 262
East Midlands -3 302 £375 +10.29% 245
North East 0 132 £383 -4.21% 53
Wales -8 111 £400 +14.29% 41
Northern Ireland 0 16 £313 -24.24% 25
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 7,560 (81.72%) CSS
2 7,121 (76.98%) JavaScript
3 4,145 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4,014 (43.39%) HTML5
5 3,017 (32.61%) AngularJS
6 2,504 (27.07%) CSS3
7 2,241 (24.22%) Front End Development
8 2,162 (23.37%) React
9 2,121 (22.93%) jQuery
10 2,099 (22.69%) .NET
11 2,031 (21.95%) C#
12 2,002 (21.64%) Git (software)
13 1,837 (19.86%) Java
14 1,822 (19.70%) TDD
15 1,620 (17.51%) MVC
16 1,570 (16.97%) SQL
17 1,568 (16.95%) Node.js
18 1,495 (16.16%) Web Development
19 1,489 (16.10%) User Experience
20 1,279 (13.83%) Sass
21 1,265 (13.67%) Finance
22 1,245 (13.46%) SQL Server
23 1,217 (13.16%) Scrum
24 1,207 (13.05%) ASP.NET
25 1,092 (11.80%) REST
26 1,054 (11.39%) Web Services
27 979 (10.58%) XML
28 941 (10.17%) PHP
29 937 (10.13%) Test Automation
30 873 (9.44%) Continuous Integration

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
1 527 (5.70%) CMS
2 244 (2.64%) WordPress
3 221 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 202 (2.18%) Confluence
5 192 (2.08%) Apache
6 168 (1.82%) Drupal
7 164 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 126 (1.36%) IIS
9 125 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 106 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 99 (1.07%) Umbraco
12 97 (1.05%) JBoss
13 94 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 75 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
15 72 (0.78%) Apache Spark
16 69 (0.75%) WebLogic
17 54 (0.58%) nginx
17 54 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
18 44 (0.48%) EPiServer
19 34 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 297 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 135 (1.46%) InVision
3 127 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 105 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 66 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 59 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
7 40 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
8 33 (0.36%) InDesign
9 23 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
9 23 (0.25%) GIMP
9 23 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 19 (0.21%) MS Visio
11 16 (0.17%) Fireworks
12 15 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 15 (0.16%) UserZoom
12 15 (0.16%) UXPin
13 12 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
14 11 (0.12%) Chatbot
15 9 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
16 7 (0.076%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 143 (1.55%) Magento
2 86 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.26%) ION MarketView
4 18 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
5 16 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 14 (0.15%) Actimize
7 12 (0.13%) Eloqua
7 12 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.13%) Shopify
8 11 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.097%) Distributed Ledger
10 9 (0.097%) R3 Corda
11 8 (0.086%) SDL Web 8
12 7 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.076%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.043%) SAP S/4HANA
14 3 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.032%) Maximo
14 3 (0.032%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 723 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 608 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
3 286 (3.09%) npm
4 281 (3.04%) GitHub
5 183 (1.98%) Serverless
6 107 (1.16%) SaaS
7 97 (1.05%) Office 365
8 86 (0.93%) Google Analytics
9 76 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 67 (0.72%) Heroku
11 54 (0.58%) PaaS
12 52 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
13 50 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 43 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
15 42 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
16 39 (0.42%) IaaS
17 36 (0.39%) Amazon S3
18 33 (0.36%) Yarn
19 31 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
20 30 (0.32%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 381 (4.12%) HTTP
2 159 (1.72%) Internet
3 87 (0.94%) SSL
4 76 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 63 (0.68%) DNS
6 62 (0.67%) SMS
7 59 (0.64%) Intranet
8 54 (0.58%) FTP
9 26 (0.28%) Firewall
10 23 (0.25%) HTTPS
11 22 (0.24%) Broadband
12 18 (0.19%) VPN
13 17 (0.18%) Kerberos
14 14 (0.15%) LAN
14 14 (0.15%) RTMP
15 13 (0.14%) Network Security
16 12 (0.13%) WAN
16 12 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,245 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 774 (8.37%) MySQL
3 585 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 454 (4.91%) MongoDB
5 319 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 308 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 168 (1.82%) Redis
8 141 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 139 (1.50%) Big Data
10 109 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 106 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 97 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 91 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 85 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 68 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 66 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 63 (0.68%) Blockchain
18 58 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
19 56 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
20 40 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2,002 (21.64%) Git (software)
2 659 (7.12%) Jenkins
3 506 (5.47%) gulp
4 493 (5.33%) JIRA
5 473 (5.11%) webpack
6 445 (4.81%) Selenium
7 372 (4.02%) Grunt
8 352 (3.80%) Jasmine
9 311 (3.36%) Subversion
10 308 (3.33%) Visual Studio
11 287 (3.10%) Maven
12 240 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 220 (2.38%) JUnit
14 208 (2.25%) Cucumber
15 197 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
16 183 (1.98%) Mocha
17 174 (1.88%) Axure RP
18 135 (1.46%) TeamCity
19 123 (1.33%) Babel
20 115 (1.24%) Gradle
General
1 1,265 (13.67%) Finance
2 583 (6.30%) Banking
3 376 (4.06%) Retail
4 369 (3.99%) Marketing
5 221 (2.39%) Front Office
6 134 (1.45%) Games
6 134 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 121 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 105 (1.14%) Advertising
9 95 (1.03%) Publishing
10 77 (0.83%) Legal
11 64 (0.69%) Back Office
12 62 (0.67%) Law
13 60 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 58 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 47 (0.51%) Electronics
16 28 (0.30%) Automotive
17 18 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 17 (0.18%) Local Government
18 17 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7,451 (80.54%) Developer
2 1,777 (19.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1,259 (13.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 1,026 (11.09%) .NET Developer
5 963 (10.41%) React Developer
6 771 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 746 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 727 (7.86%) Full Stack Developer
9 637 (6.89%) C# Developer
10 616 (6.66%) HTML Developer
11 578 (6.25%) Senior Developer
12 529 (5.72%) Web Developer
13 507 (5.48%) Designer
14 494 (5.34%) UI Developer
15 433 (4.68%) HTML CSS Developer
15 433 (4.68%) PHP Developer
16 383 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
17 285 (3.08%) UX Designer
18 235 (2.54%) Node.js Developer
19 228 (2.46%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,560 (81.72%) CSS
2 4,014 (43.39%) HTML5
3 3,017 (32.61%) AngularJS
4 2,504 (27.07%) CSS3
5 2,162 (23.37%) React
6 2,121 (22.93%) jQuery
7 2,099 (22.69%) .NET
8 1,568 (16.95%) Node.js
9 1,279 (13.83%) Sass
10 1,207 (13.05%) ASP.NET
11 1,092 (11.80%) REST
12 1,054 (11.39%) Web Services
13 979 (10.58%) XML
14 861 (9.31%) Redux
15 841 (9.09%) RESTful
16 784 (8.47%) JSON
17 776 (8.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 686 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web API
19 685 (7.40%) Spring
20 659 (7.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1,489 (16.10%) User Experience
2 563 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
3 501 (5.42%) Mobile App
4 438 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 262 (2.83%) Fintech
6 237 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 194 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 146 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 141 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
10 127 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 106 (1.15%) Fixed Income
12 88 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 86 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 83 (0.90%) Social Media
15 79 (0.85%) Derivative
15 79 (0.85%) W3C
16 54 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 49 (0.53%) Equities
18 47 (0.51%) Graphic Design
19 46 (0.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 749 (8.10%) Linux
2 347 (3.75%) Unix
3 334 (3.61%) Windows
4 274 (2.96%) Android
5 272 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 67 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 64 (0.69%) Windows Server
8 37 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 18 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.18%) CentOS
10 17 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 16 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.14%) VMS
14 11 (0.12%) AIX
14 11 (0.12%) Solaris
15 10 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.097%) Debian
16 9 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,145 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2,241 (24.22%) Front End Development
3 1,822 (19.70%) TDD
4 1,620 (17.51%) MVC
5 1,495 (16.16%) Web Development
6 1,217 (13.16%) Scrum
7 937 (10.13%) Test Automation
8 873 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
9 857 (9.26%) OO
10 804 (8.69%) BDD
11 717 (7.75%) Microservices
12 700 (7.57%) Unit Testing
13 658 (7.11%) E-Commerce
14 651 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
15 598 (6.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 576 (6.23%) DevOps
17 522 (5.64%) Software Engineering
18 449 (4.85%) SDLC
19 444 (4.80%) Analytics
20 437 (4.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7,121 (76.98%) JavaScript
2 2,031 (21.95%) C#
3 1,837 (19.86%) Java
4 1,570 (16.97%) SQL
5 941 (10.17%) PHP
6 737 (7.97%) ES6
7 716 (7.74%) TypeScript
8 654 (7.07%) Python
9 293 (3.17%) Java 8
10 236 (2.55%) Ruby
11 227 (2.45%) Scala
12 216 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 140 (1.51%) C++
14 135 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 114 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 92 (0.99%) Go
17 82 (0.89%) Perl
18 81 (0.88%) R
19 80 (0.86%) Bash Shell
20 77 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 475 (5.13%) Degree
2 337 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 241 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 143 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 34 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (0.23%) ISEB
9 19 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 16 (0.17%) BC Cleared
11 15 (0.16%) DBS Check
12 14 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (0.13%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.11%) Postgraduate
15 7 (0.076%) CESG Certified Professional
15 7 (0.076%) HND
15 7 (0.076%) IISP
15 7 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.054%) CISMP
16 5 (0.054%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (3.30%) QA
2 57 (0.62%) WCAG
3 34 (0.37%) GDPR
4 33 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.31%) SLA
6 25 (0.27%) WAI
7 20 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.17%) GCP
9 15 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
10 13 (0.14%) PMO
11 6 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.032%) MiFID
12 3 (0.032%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.022%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.011%) GMP
14 1 (0.011%) MISRA
14 1 (0.011%) MISRA C
14 1 (0.011%) Section 508
System Software
1 570 (6.16%) Docker
2 37 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.16%) HDFS
5 13 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.086%) LXC
8 6 (0.065%) Firmware
8 6 (0.065%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.065%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.043%) etcd
9 4 (0.043%) flannel
9 4 (0.043%) KVM
9 4 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.043%) vCloud
9 4 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.032%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.032%) NFS
10 3 (0.032%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 142 (1.53%) Kubernetes
2 129 (1.39%) Puppet
3 97 (1.05%) Ansible
4 79 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
6 33 (0.36%) Kibana
7 30 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 29 (0.31%) Terraform
9 21 (0.23%) Grafana
9 21 (0.23%) HP ALM
10 18 (0.19%) Mesos
11 17 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 16 (0.17%) Rancher
13 15 (0.16%) Cobbler
14 13 (0.14%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.11%) Marathon
16 9 (0.097%) Hadoop YARN
16 9 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
16 9 (0.097%) WMI
17 7 (0.076%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 696 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 613 (6.63%) Oracle
3 422 (4.56%) Adobe
4 246 (2.66%) Google
5 164 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 125 (1.35%) SAP
7 123 (1.33%) ServiceNow
8 113 (1.22%) IBM
8 113 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 71 (0.77%) Capita
10 65 (0.70%) Twitter
11 62 (0.67%) Zend
12 61 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 60 (0.65%) Splunk
14 56 (0.61%) Sybase
15 50 (0.54%) hybris
16 45 (0.49%) Apple
17 34 (0.37%) Xamarin
18 33 (0.36%) HP
18 33 (0.36%) Tableau