Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 18 11
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML 3,622 7,601 8,684
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 7.85% 8.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.91% 23.85% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,576 5,634 6,415
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £385
% change year-on-year -3.03% +7.14% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 93 77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £30.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +33.72% -17.69%
10th Percentile £22.94 £18.82 £12.83
90th Percentile £53.60 £60.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +7.14% +12.75%

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 18,189 31,869 32,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.03% 32.92% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,291 22,486 23,085
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +10.47%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 314 323
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +1.54%
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.50 £17.52
90th Percentile £65.54 £60.00 £59.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +2.41% +3.75%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTML.

Daily rate trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTML over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HTML in the UK

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTML.

Hourly rate trend for HTML in the UK

HTML
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing HTML over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for HTML in the UK

HTML
Top 18 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 9 April 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 -9 3,251 £450 - 1,628
UK excluding London -16 1,784 £400 -3.03% 1,296
London -9 1,732 £500 - 436
South East -16 448 £400 -5.88% 289
North of England -18 401 £400 - 386
South West -11 274 £400 -5.88% 160
Midlands -8 231 £388 -4.32% 221
Scotland -10 208 £425 +6.25% 53
North West -20 195 £400 - 210
Yorkshire -13 172 £425 - 123
Work from Home -7 166 £400 - 124
West Midlands -5 152 £400 -4.76% 124
East of England -1 136 £400 -3.03% 136
East Midlands -13 79 £375 -1.32% 97
Wales -11 65 £421 -0.88% 47
North East -29 34 £385 -3.75% 53
Northern Ireland 0 21 £453 +23.05% 4
Channel Islands - 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 2,905 (80.20%) CSS
2 2,666 (73.61%) JavaScript
3 1,505 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1,228 (33.90%) HTML5
5 968 (26.73%) AngularJS
6 852 (23.52%) .NET
7 849 (23.44%) React
8 845 (23.33%) Front End Development
9 800 (22.09%) C#
10 783 (21.62%) Git (software)
11 732 (20.21%) Java
12 685 (18.91%) SQL
13 679 (18.75%) CSS3
14 611 (16.87%) User Experience
15 589 (16.26%) Node.js
16 585 (16.15%) TDD
17 569 (15.71%) SQL Server
18 524 (14.47%) jQuery
19 481 (13.28%) Web Development
19 481 (13.28%) Test Automation
20 480 (13.25%) MVC
21 440 (12.15%) Finance
21 440 (12.15%) Scrum
22 438 (12.09%) Azure
23 421 (11.62%) Web Services
24 419 (11.57%) ASP.NET
25 411 (11.35%) XML
26 404 (11.15%) REST
27 402 (11.10%) Sass
28 396 (10.93%) 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
1 249 (6.87%) CMS
2 123 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 91 (2.51%) Apache
4 76 (2.10%) WordPress
5 68 (1.88%) IIS
6 65 (1.79%) Drupal
7 59 (1.63%) Confluence
8 55 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 55 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 55 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 52 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 50 (1.38%) WebLogic
11 39 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 28 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 27 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
14 24 (0.66%) JBoss
15 20 (0.55%) Mendix
16 18 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
17 17 (0.47%) Apache Spark
17 17 (0.47%) EPiServer
Applications
1 122 (3.37%) Sketch
2 94 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 70 (1.93%) InVision
4 54 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
5 46 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
6 40 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 29 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 25 (0.69%) Adobe XD
9 24 (0.66%) Zeplin
10 18 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
11 12 (0.33%) Figma
11 12 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 11 (0.30%) InDesign
13 9 (0.25%) Chatbot
14 6 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
14 6 (0.17%) MS Visio
15 5 (0.14%) Lectora
16 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
16 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
16 4 (0.11%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 87 (2.40%) Magento
2 78 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 34 (0.94%) Shopify
4 9 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.22%) assyst
6 7 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.14%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.11%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.11%) osCommerce
9 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.11%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.083%) OpenCart
10 3 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.055%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.055%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.028%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 438 (12.09%) Azure
2 293 (8.09%) AWS
3 206 (5.69%) GitHub
4 94 (2.60%) Power Platform
5 91 (2.51%) GCP
6 78 (2.15%) npm
7 76 (2.10%) SaaS
8 53 (1.46%) Serverless
9 48 (1.33%) Office 365
10 45 (1.24%) PaaS
11 44 (1.21%) Google Analytics
12 37 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
13 34 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 28 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
15 24 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
16 23 (0.64%) OpenShift
17 21 (0.58%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
18 17 (0.47%) PowerApps
18 17 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 120 (3.31%) HTTP
2 46 (1.27%) Internet
3 36 (0.99%) SSL
4 35 (0.97%) Intranet
5 24 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 22 (0.61%) DSL
7 17 (0.47%) RTMP
8 13 (0.36%) DNS
8 13 (0.36%) Firewall
8 13 (0.36%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.22%) AMQP
10 7 (0.19%) DHCP
10 7 (0.19%) Network Security
10 7 (0.19%) SMS
10 7 (0.19%) VPN
10 7 (0.19%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.17%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.17%) Skype
11 6 (0.17%) SNMP
11 6 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 291 (8.03%) MySQL
3 202 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 146 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 139 (3.84%) NoSQL
6 120 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 71 (1.96%) Power BI
8 51 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (1.27%) Redis
10 42 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.05%) Big Data
12 37 (1.02%) Oracle Database
13 33 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 28 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
18 23 (0.64%) OLAP
18 23 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 783 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 282 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 227 (6.27%) JIRA
4 173 (4.78%) Selenium
5 149 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 130 (3.59%) gulp
7 128 (3.53%) webpack
8 120 (3.31%) JUnit
9 117 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 99 (2.73%) Grunt
11 77 (2.13%) Cucumber
12 73 (2.02%) Jasmine
13 71 (1.96%) Maven
14 61 (1.68%) Subversion
15 58 (1.60%) TeamCity
16 50 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
17 48 (1.33%) GitLab
18 47 (1.30%) Axure RP
19 46 (1.27%) git-flow
19 46 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 440 (12.15%) Finance
2 240 (6.63%) Public Sector
3 188 (5.19%) Banking
4 164 (4.53%) Marketing
5 95 (2.62%) Retail
6 87 (2.40%) Front Office
7 63 (1.74%) Investment Banking
8 59 (1.63%) Games
9 56 (1.55%) Publishing
10 53 (1.46%) Law
11 45 (1.24%) Telecoms
12 32 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 23 (0.64%) Advertising
14 20 (0.55%) Electronics
15 17 (0.47%) Legal
16 14 (0.39%) Local Government
17 12 (0.33%) Automotive
17 12 (0.33%) Back Office
18 8 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,733 (75.46%) Developer
2 604 (16.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 369 (10.19%) Full Stack Developer
4 358 (9.88%) .NET Developer
5 347 (9.58%) React Developer
6 332 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 250 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 244 (6.74%) Designer
9 240 (6.63%) C# Developer
10 216 (5.96%) Angular Developer
11 214 (5.91%) HTML Developer
12 213 (5.88%) Senior Developer
13 143 (3.95%) UI Developer
14 140 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 134 (3.70%) Web Developer
16 110 (3.04%) PHP Developer
16 110 (3.04%) Software Developer
17 107 (2.95%) HTML CSS Developer
18 96 (2.65%) UX Designer
19 93 (2.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,905 (80.20%) CSS
2 1,228 (33.90%) HTML5
3 968 (26.73%) AngularJS
4 852 (23.52%) .NET
5 849 (23.44%) React
6 679 (18.75%) CSS3
7 589 (16.26%) Node.js
8 524 (14.47%) jQuery
9 421 (11.62%) Web Services
10 419 (11.57%) ASP.NET
11 411 (11.35%) XML
12 404 (11.15%) REST
13 402 (11.10%) Sass
14 388 (10.71%) RESTful
15 337 (9.30%) JSON
16 274 (7.56%) Redux
17 260 (7.18%) Spring
18 257 (7.10%) Vue.js
19 255 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 219 (6.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 611 (16.87%) User Experience
2 192 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 170 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 128 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 87 (2.40%) W3C
6 85 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 72 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 53 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 51 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
10 44 (1.21%) Hedge funds
11 36 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 32 (0.88%) Fixed Income
13 31 (0.86%) Social Media
14 27 (0.75%) Virtual Team
15 23 (0.64%) Equities
16 21 (0.58%) Cloud Native
16 21 (0.58%) Derivative
17 18 (0.50%) Animation
17 18 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
17 18 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 222 (6.13%) Linux
2 157 (4.33%) Windows
3 108 (2.98%) Unix
4 70 (1.93%) Android
5 54 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.30%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.22%) CentOS
13 7 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.17%) AIX
14 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
15 4 (0.11%) VMS
16 3 (0.083%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.055%) Debian
17 2 (0.055%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,505 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
2 845 (23.33%) Front End Development
3 585 (16.15%) TDD
4 481 (13.28%) Test Automation
4 481 (13.28%) Web Development
5 480 (13.25%) MVC
6 440 (12.15%) Scrum
7 396 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
8 387 (10.68%) DevOps
9 327 (9.03%) Microservices
10 280 (7.73%) OO
11 272 (7.51%) E-Commerce
12 261 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
13 241 (6.65%) Software Engineering
14 220 (6.07%) BDD
15 215 (5.94%) Unit Testing
16 186 (5.14%) Responsive Web Design
17 173 (4.78%) Wireframes
18 169 (4.67%) SDLC
19 162 (4.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,666 (73.61%) JavaScript
2 800 (22.09%) C#
3 732 (20.21%) Java
4 685 (18.91%) SQL
5 353 (9.75%) TypeScript
6 332 (9.17%) PHP
7 238 (6.57%) Python
8 229 (6.32%) ES6
9 152 (4.20%) Ruby
10 116 (3.20%) T-SQL
11 103 (2.84%) Java 8
12 94 (2.60%) Scala
13 71 (1.96%) PowerShell
14 63 (1.74%) C++
15 60 (1.66%) PL/SQL
16 59 (1.63%) Bash Shell
17 52 (1.44%) VB.NET
18 41 (1.13%) VBA
19 38 (1.05%) Kotlin
20 37 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 233 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 219 (6.05%) Degree
3 160 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 80 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 42 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 23 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (0.58%) BC Cleared
8 15 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.39%) DBS Check
10 13 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
11 9 (0.25%) MCITP
12 8 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.19%) ISEB
14 6 (0.17%) HND
14 6 (0.17%) MCSE
15 5 (0.14%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (4.20%) QA
2 116 (3.20%) WCAG
3 19 (0.52%) GDPR
4 15 (0.41%) WAI
5 13 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.19%) SLA
7 6 (0.17%) PMO
8 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.11%) HL7
9 2 (0.055%) IFRS
9 2 (0.055%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.055%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.055%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.055%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.055%) Section 508
10 1 (0.028%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.028%) Basel III
10 1 (0.028%) PSD2
10 1 (0.028%) SEPA
10 1 (0.028%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 233 (6.43%) Docker
2 54 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.19%) HDFS
6 6 (0.17%) RACF
7 5 (0.14%) zsh
8 2 (0.055%) LXC
8 2 (0.055%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.028%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.028%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.028%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.028%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.028%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.028%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.028%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 115 (3.18%) Kubernetes
2 42 (1.16%) Kibana
3 24 (0.66%) Terraform
4 23 (0.64%) Ansible
5 20 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.47%) Grafana
6 17 (0.47%) Puppet
7 12 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (0.22%) SCCM
9 5 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.14%) SCOM
9 5 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.11%) MIIS
11 3 (0.083%) Consul
11 3 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.083%) Packer
12 2 (0.055%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.055%) logstash
12 2 (0.055%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 383 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 246 (6.79%) Oracle
3 156 (4.31%) Adobe
4 152 (4.20%) Google
5 120 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
6 63 (1.74%) IBM
7 53 (1.46%) SAP
8 47 (1.30%) Sitecore
9 37 (1.02%) hybris
10 32 (0.88%) ServiceNow
11 26 (0.72%) Cognos
11 26 (0.72%) Tableau
12 25 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 24 (0.66%) Xamarin
14 22 (0.61%) Zend
15 21 (0.58%) Demandware
15 21 (0.58%) Remedy
16 19 (0.52%) Splunk
17 18 (0.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
18 15 (0.41%) Twitter