Period
to 19 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 17 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 -2
Contract jobs citing HTML 4,489 8,050 8,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.26% 8.15% 8.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.88% 23.84% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,107 5,720 6,319
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £309 £281
90th Percentile £613 £600 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 69 99
UK median hourly rate £35.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.57% - +11.29%
10th Percentile £22.40 £13.50 £13.95
90th Percentile £53.00 £61.00 £60.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +37.93%

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 21,502 33,764 32,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.99% 34.19% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,781 23,760 22,926
UK median daily rate £490 £480 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +4.35% +8.24%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 291 330
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% -
10th Percentile £18.77 £18.50 £18.50
90th Percentile £78.75 £60.00 £52.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.69 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +4.22% +5.26%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 -8 4,106 £450 - 2,988
UK excluding London -16 2,199 £400 - 2,439
London -5 2,187 £495 -1.00% 808
South East -24 596 £400 -3.61% 553
North of England -13 502 £400 +3.23% 654
South West -13 320 £388 -3.13% 342
Midlands -11 313 £400 - 384
North West -15 257 £400 +5.26% 384
Scotland -9 227 £425 +6.25% 164
West Midlands -6 201 £418 -1.76% 186
Yorkshire -13 192 £400 +6.67% 176
East of England -4 160 £400 - 248
East Midlands -12 112 £356 -5.00% 198
Wales -5 68 £450 +2.86% 74
North East -20 54 £400 -5.88% 95
Northern Ireland +3 10 £425 +30.77% 19

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 3,704 (82.51%) CSS
2 3,306 (73.65%) JavaScript
3 1,958 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 1,480 (32.97%) HTML5
5 1,338 (29.81%) AngularJS
6 1,074 (23.93%) React
7 1,059 (23.59%) Front End Development
8 1,017 (22.66%) .NET
9 991 (22.08%) Git (software)
10 982 (21.88%) C#
11 903 (20.12%) CSS3
12 874 (19.47%) Java
13 800 (17.82%) TDD
14 790 (17.60%) SQL
15 753 (16.77%) Node.js
16 752 (16.75%) User Experience
17 666 (14.84%) jQuery
18 656 (14.61%) SQL Server
19 623 (13.88%) MVC
20 562 (12.52%) Scrum
21 556 (12.39%) Web Development
22 551 (12.27%) Test Automation
23 541 (12.05%) Finance
24 531 (11.83%) Sass
25 518 (11.54%) ASP.NET
26 513 (11.43%) Azure
27 497 (11.07%) Microsoft
28 490 (10.92%) REST
29 488 (10.87%) XML
30 481 (10.72%) 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
1 321 (7.15%) CMS
2 146 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 116 (2.58%) Apache
4 113 (2.52%) Confluence
5 102 (2.27%) WordPress
6 95 (2.12%) Drupal
7 70 (1.56%) Umbraco
8 63 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 62 (1.38%) IIS
10 61 (1.36%) WebLogic
11 50 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 45 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 44 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
14 43 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
15 42 (0.94%) JBoss
16 27 (0.60%) nginx
17 23 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 23 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
18 20 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
19 18 (0.40%) Mendix
Applications
1 167 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 134 (2.99%) Sketch
3 79 (1.76%) InVision
4 77 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 58 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 52 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
7 36 (0.80%) Adobe XD
8 33 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 31 (0.69%) Zeplin
10 27 (0.60%) InDesign
11 18 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 15 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
12 15 (0.33%) Figma
12 15 (0.33%) GIMP
13 12 (0.27%) MS Visio
14 10 (0.22%) Chatbot
14 10 (0.22%) Marvel
15 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
15 7 (0.16%) UXPin
16 6 (0.13%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 99 (2.21%) Magento
2 87 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.58%) Shopify
4 16 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.11%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.089%) osCommerce
7 4 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.067%) assyst
8 3 (0.067%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.067%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.067%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 2 (0.045%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 513 (11.43%) Azure
2 346 (7.71%) AWS
3 209 (4.66%) GitHub
4 119 (2.65%) npm
5 109 (2.43%) Power Platform
6 105 (2.34%) SaaS
7 91 (2.03%) GCP
8 69 (1.54%) Google Analytics
9 63 (1.40%) Serverless
10 59 (1.31%) Office 365
11 54 (1.20%) PaaS
12 44 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
13 37 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 36 (0.80%) Amazon S3
15 34 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
16 30 (0.67%) OpenShift
17 26 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
18 22 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
19 20 (0.45%) Yarn
20 16 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 166 (3.70%) HTTP
2 46 (1.02%) SSL
3 42 (0.94%) Intranet
4 41 (0.91%) Internet
5 38 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 25 (0.56%) DSL
7 14 (0.31%) SSH
8 13 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.20%) DNS
9 9 (0.20%) Firewall
10 8 (0.18%) SMS
10 8 (0.18%) VPN
11 7 (0.16%) FTP
11 7 (0.16%) Network Security
11 7 (0.16%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.13%) SMTP
13 5 (0.11%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.11%) RTMP
14 4 (0.089%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 656 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 363 (8.09%) MySQL
3 262 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 162 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 153 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 144 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 87 (1.94%) Power BI
8 61 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 52 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 44 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 30 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (0.67%) QlikView
14 30 (0.67%) Redis
15 29 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 28 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (0.60%) Flink
Development Applications
1 991 (22.08%) Git (software)
2 362 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 298 (6.64%) JIRA
4 219 (4.88%) Selenium
5 210 (4.68%) gulp
6 202 (4.50%) webpack
7 181 (4.03%) Visual Studio
8 158 (3.52%) Grunt
9 148 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 126 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 125 (2.78%) JUnit
12 101 (2.25%) Jasmine
13 91 (2.03%) Subversion
14 88 (1.96%) TeamCity
15 80 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
16 78 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
17 77 (1.72%) Bitbucket
18 73 (1.63%) Maven
19 63 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
20 57 (1.27%) Mocha
General
1 541 (12.05%) Finance
2 280 (6.24%) Public Sector
3 235 (5.24%) Marketing
4 201 (4.48%) Banking
5 161 (3.59%) Retail
6 92 (2.05%) Games
7 87 (1.94%) Front Office
8 73 (1.63%) Law
9 72 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 57 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 56 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 56 (1.25%) Publishing
12 47 (1.05%) Electronics
13 39 (0.87%) Advertising
14 19 (0.42%) Automotive
15 17 (0.38%) Police
16 15 (0.33%) Back Office
17 14 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.29%) Legal
18 13 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,506 (78.10%) Developer
2 776 (17.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 435 (9.69%) React Developer
4 431 (9.60%) JavaScript Developer
5 422 (9.40%) .NET Developer
6 403 (8.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 301 (6.71%) C# Developer
8 293 (6.53%) Senior Developer
9 291 (6.48%) Java Developer
10 286 (6.37%) Designer
11 276 (6.15%) Angular Developer
12 232 (5.17%) HTML Developer
13 167 (3.72%) UI Developer
14 162 (3.61%) Web Developer
15 161 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
16 160 (3.56%) PHP Developer
17 151 (3.36%) UX Designer
18 140 (3.12%) Software Developer
19 139 (3.10%) HTML CSS Developer
20 109 (2.43%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,704 (82.51%) CSS
2 1,480 (32.97%) HTML5
3 1,338 (29.81%) AngularJS
4 1,074 (23.93%) React
5 1,017 (22.66%) .NET
6 903 (20.12%) CSS3
7 753 (16.77%) Node.js
8 666 (14.84%) jQuery
9 531 (11.83%) Sass
10 518 (11.54%) ASP.NET
11 490 (10.92%) REST
12 488 (10.87%) XML
13 457 (10.18%) RESTful
14 450 (10.02%) Web Services
15 425 (9.47%) JSON
16 389 (8.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 368 (8.20%) Redux
18 355 (7.91%) Spring
19 345 (7.69%) Vue.js
20 254 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 752 (16.75%) User Experience
2 230 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 209 (4.66%) Mobile App
4 194 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
5 100 (2.23%) W3C
6 96 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 84 (1.87%) Hedge funds
8 71 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 59 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
10 55 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 51 (1.14%) Equities
12 42 (0.94%) Graphic Design
13 40 (0.89%) Social Media
14 39 (0.87%) Virtual Team
15 38 (0.85%) Management Information System
16 29 (0.65%) Derivative
17 22 (0.49%) Cloud Native
18 21 (0.47%) Digital Media
18 21 (0.47%) e-Learning
19 19 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 254 (5.66%) Linux
2 158 (3.52%) Windows
3 137 (3.05%) Unix
4 93 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 79 (1.76%) Android
6 28 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 21 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 19 (0.42%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.16%) CentOS
13 7 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.11%) AIX
14 5 (0.11%) Debian
15 4 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.045%) Solaris
16 2 (0.045%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,958 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1,059 (23.59%) Front End Development
3 800 (17.82%) TDD
4 623 (13.88%) MVC
5 562 (12.52%) Scrum
6 556 (12.39%) Web Development
7 551 (12.27%) Test Automation
8 481 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
9 421 (9.38%) DevOps
10 365 (8.13%) OO
11 362 (8.06%) Microservices
12 337 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
13 336 (7.48%) E-Commerce
14 311 (6.93%) BDD
15 253 (5.64%) Software Engineering
16 246 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
17 241 (5.37%) Unit Testing
18 221 (4.92%) Analytics
19 198 (4.41%) Wireframes
20 188 (4.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3,306 (73.65%) JavaScript
2 982 (21.88%) C#
3 874 (19.47%) Java
4 790 (17.60%) SQL
5 444 (9.89%) PHP
6 400 (8.91%) TypeScript
7 318 (7.08%) Python
8 295 (6.57%) ES6
9 195 (4.34%) Ruby
10 144 (3.21%) Scala
11 133 (2.96%) Java 8
12 116 (2.58%) T-SQL
13 93 (2.07%) PowerShell
14 75 (1.67%) PL/SQL
15 67 (1.49%) Bash Shell
16 53 (1.18%) C++
16 53 (1.18%) Groovy
17 52 (1.16%) ES7
18 45 (1.00%) VB.NET
19 35 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 291 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 232 (5.17%) Degree
3 195 (4.34%) SC Cleared
4 61 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 30 (0.67%) BC Cleared
7 24 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (0.47%) Master's Degree
9 17 (0.38%) ISEB
10 16 (0.36%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.22%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.16%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.13%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.11%) MCSD
15 5 (0.11%) MCSE
15 5 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
15 5 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (3.59%) QA
2 137 (3.05%) WCAG
3 16 (0.36%) GDPR
4 13 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (0.27%) PMO
6 8 (0.18%) SLA
7 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.11%) WAI
8 4 (0.089%) IFRS
9 2 (0.045%) HL7
9 2 (0.045%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.045%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.045%) Section 508
10 1 (0.022%) Basel III
10 1 (0.022%) COBIT
10 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.022%) SEPA
10 1 (0.022%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.022%) TickIT
System Software
1 309 (6.88%) Docker
2 42 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.25%) HDFS
6 5 (0.11%) vSphere
6 5 (0.11%) zsh
7 3 (0.067%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.045%) LXC
8 2 (0.045%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.022%) GridGain
9 1 (0.022%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.022%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.022%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 124 (2.76%) Kubernetes
2 54 (1.20%) Kibana
3 35 (0.78%) Puppet
4 31 (0.69%) Grafana
5 24 (0.53%) Ansible
5 24 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
6 16 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.33%) Terraform
8 10 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (0.18%) MIIS
10 5 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.089%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.089%) SCCM
11 4 (0.089%) SCOM
12 3 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.045%) Control-M
13 2 (0.045%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.045%) logstash
13 2 (0.045%) Mesos
13 2 (0.045%) Salt
Vendors
1 497 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 257 (5.73%) Oracle
3 209 (4.66%) Adobe
4 203 (4.52%) Google
5 121 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 95 (2.12%) ServiceNow
7 71 (1.58%) Sitecore
8 61 (1.36%) IBM
9 58 (1.29%) SAP
10 41 (0.91%) hybris
11 36 (0.80%) Remedy
12 32 (0.71%) Atlassian
13 31 (0.69%) Tableau
14 30 (0.67%) Zend
15 26 (0.58%) Cognos
15 26 (0.58%) Xamarin
16 25 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
16 25 (0.56%) Splunk
17 23 (0.51%) Apple
17 23 (0.51%) webMethods