Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Contract jobs citing HTML 8,493 9,452 10,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 9.93% 9.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.64% 31.44% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,162 6,586 7,386
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year +0.27% +6.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 94 174
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £29.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +22.01% -3.66%
10th Percentile £13.78 £16.58 £12.80
90th Percentile £63.75 £59.76 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% +4.84%

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 31,886 30,061 31,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.89% 31.58% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,717 20,840 21,621
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 338 531
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.68 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.17 £56.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +8.97% +0.65% +10.71%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 7,971 £425 +5.99% 4,183
UK excluding London 0 4,313 £375 +0.27% 3,012
London -7 4,060 £475 +7.95% 1,358
South East 0 1,374 £400 +8.11% 743
North of England +1 1,098 £375 - 880
Midlands -3 676 £350 -3.45% 557
North West +2 576 £363 -2.03% 516
Yorkshire -1 442 £375 -6.25% 295
South West 0 433 £363 +3.57% 317
West Midlands -2 420 £350 -6.67% 266
East of England -7 317 £375 +7.14% 327
Scotland -10 317 £375 +3.45% 116
East Midlands -5 248 £340 -2.86% 291
Wales -6 93 £375 -9.09% 48
North East -3 91 £400 +5.26% 69
Northern Ireland -9 23 £421 +20.33% 24
Isle of Man -2 1 £400 +3.23%

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 6,934 (81.64%) CSS
2 6,403 (75.39%) JavaScript
3 3,754 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
4 3,709 (43.67%) HTML5
5 2,832 (33.35%) AngularJS
6 2,304 (27.13%) CSS3
7 2,082 (24.51%) Front End Development
8 2,000 (23.55%) jQuery
9 1,987 (23.40%) .NET
10 1,896 (22.32%) TDD
11 1,895 (22.31%) C#
12 1,848 (21.76%) Java
13 1,767 (20.81%) React
14 1,756 (20.68%) Git (software)
15 1,536 (18.09%) SQL
16 1,474 (17.36%) MVC
17 1,387 (16.33%) Node.js
18 1,339 (15.77%) Web Development
19 1,230 (14.48%) Web Services
20 1,215 (14.31%) User Experience
21 1,203 (14.16%) SQL Server
22 1,187 (13.98%) Finance
23 1,095 (12.89%) Scrum
24 1,090 (12.83%) ASP.NET
25 1,030 (12.13%) Sass
26 968 (11.40%) REST
27 917 (10.80%) PHP
28 900 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
29 881 (10.37%) BDD
30 876 (10.31%) RESTful

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
1 570 (6.71%) CMS
2 196 (2.31%) Drupal
3 192 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 183 (2.15%) Apache
5 180 (2.12%) Confluence
6 178 (2.10%) WordPress
7 142 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 132 (1.55%) IIS
9 128 (1.51%) Umbraco
10 119 (1.40%) JBoss
11 118 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 112 (1.32%) WebSphere
13 98 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
14 91 (1.07%) WebLogic
15 73 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
16 62 (0.73%) nginx
17 52 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
18 46 (0.54%) Apache Solr
19 45 (0.53%) EPiServer
20 40 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 292 (3.44%) Photoshop
2 143 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 140 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 107 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 96 (1.13%) InVision
6 61 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
7 50 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
8 40 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 19 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 19 (0.22%) InDesign
9 19 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 17 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
11 16 (0.19%) GIMP
11 16 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
12 15 (0.18%) InfoPath
13 14 (0.16%) UXPin
14 11 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
15 8 (0.094%) Acrobat
15 8 (0.094%) Fireworks
16 7 (0.082%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 155 (1.83%) Magento
2 65 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 15 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.14%) Eloqua
6 11 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.094%) KANA IQ
8 8 (0.094%) SAP Hybris
8 8 (0.094%) Shopify
9 7 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.059%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
11 4 (0.047%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.047%) R3 Corda
11 4 (0.047%) Social Studio
11 4 (0.047%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 501 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 487 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 263 (3.10%) npm
4 218 (2.57%) GitHub
5 134 (1.58%) Serverless
6 111 (1.31%) Google Analytics
6 111 (1.31%) SaaS
7 101 (1.19%) PaaS
8 78 (0.92%) Office 365
9 62 (0.73%) IaaS
10 55 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
11 43 (0.51%) Heroku
12 42 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
13 39 (0.46%) OpenShift
14 38 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 35 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
16 31 (0.37%) Yarn
17 27 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
17 27 (0.32%) Amazon S3
18 19 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 238 (2.80%) HTTP
2 152 (1.79%) Internet
3 73 (0.86%) SSL
4 59 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 52 (0.61%) SMS
6 46 (0.54%) Intranet
7 43 (0.51%) FTP
8 39 (0.46%) DNS
9 20 (0.24%) Firewall
10 17 (0.20%) SMTP
11 15 (0.18%) Skype
12 12 (0.14%) AMQP
13 8 (0.094%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.082%) DHCP
14 7 (0.082%) Network Security
14 7 (0.082%) SSH
15 6 (0.071%) Bluetooth
15 6 (0.071%) VPN
16 5 (0.059%) Broadband
16 5 (0.059%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,203 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 716 (8.43%) MySQL
3 428 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 405 (4.77%) MongoDB
5 319 (3.76%) NoSQL
6 214 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 121 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 119 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 103 (1.21%) Big Data
10 100 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 98 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 81 (0.95%) Oracle Database
12 81 (0.95%) Redis
13 65 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 63 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 61 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
16 59 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 58 (0.68%) DB2
18 55 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 39 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,756 (20.68%) Git (software)
2 643 (7.57%) Jenkins
3 468 (5.51%) JIRA
4 441 (5.19%) gulp
5 368 (4.33%) Grunt
6 360 (4.24%) Selenium
7 328 (3.86%) webpack
8 322 (3.79%) Visual Studio
9 298 (3.51%) Subversion
10 278 (3.27%) Jasmine
11 263 (3.10%) Maven
12 244 (2.87%) JUnit
13 194 (2.28%) Mocha
14 193 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
15 190 (2.24%) Cucumber
16 180 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
17 150 (1.77%) NUnit
18 136 (1.60%) Axure RP
19 128 (1.51%) Eclipse
20 127 (1.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1,187 (13.98%) Finance
2 596 (7.02%) Banking
3 419 (4.93%) Marketing
4 320 (3.77%) Retail
5 169 (1.99%) Front Office
6 150 (1.77%) Investment Banking
7 140 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 101 (1.19%) Games
9 94 (1.11%) Publishing
10 89 (1.05%) Law
11 78 (0.92%) Advertising
12 64 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 62 (0.73%) Legal
14 39 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.40%) Back Office
16 33 (0.39%) Electronics
17 23 (0.27%) Multimedia
18 22 (0.26%) Automotive
19 20 (0.24%) Japanese Language
19 20 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6,713 (79.04%) Developer
2 1,561 (18.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1,238 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 934 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 803 (9.45%) Java Developer
6 724 (8.52%) HTML Developer
7 666 (7.84%) React Developer
8 625 (7.36%) C# Developer
9 610 (7.18%) Angular Developer
10 594 (6.99%) Full Stack Developer
11 570 (6.71%) Senior Developer
12 552 (6.50%) Designer
13 445 (5.24%) HTML CSS Developer
14 431 (5.07%) Web Developer
15 368 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
16 366 (4.31%) PHP Developer
17 356 (4.19%) UI Developer
18 291 (3.43%) Node.js Developer
19 283 (3.33%) UX Designer
20 220 (2.59%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,934 (81.64%) CSS
2 3,709 (43.67%) HTML5
3 2,832 (33.35%) AngularJS
4 2,304 (27.13%) CSS3
5 2,000 (23.55%) jQuery
6 1,987 (23.40%) .NET
7 1,767 (20.81%) React
8 1,387 (16.33%) Node.js
9 1,230 (14.48%) Web Services
10 1,090 (12.83%) ASP.NET
11 1,030 (12.13%) Sass
12 968 (11.40%) REST
13 876 (10.31%) RESTful
14 843 (9.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 809 (9.53%) XML
16 673 (7.92%) JSON
17 641 (7.55%) Spring
18 609 (7.17%) Ajax
19 564 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
20 552 (6.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,215 (14.31%) User Experience
2 436 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 425 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 403 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 241 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 217 (2.56%) Fintech
7 182 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 109 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 90 (1.06%) Social Media
10 88 (1.04%) Algorithms
11 81 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 71 (0.84%) Data Structures
13 70 (0.82%) W3C
14 69 (0.81%) Derivative
15 60 (0.71%) N-Tier
16 52 (0.61%) Fixed Income
17 46 (0.54%) Animation
18 44 (0.52%) Digital Media
18 44 (0.52%) Graphic Design
19 42 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 652 (7.68%) Linux
2 295 (3.47%) Windows
3 281 (3.31%) Unix
4 209 (2.46%) Android
5 208 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 104 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 64 (0.75%) Windows Server
8 25 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 22 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.21%) Mac OS
11 14 (0.16%) AIX
12 12 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.094%) CentOS
15 8 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.082%) Debian
16 7 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,754 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 2,082 (24.51%) Front End Development
3 1,896 (22.32%) TDD
4 1,474 (17.36%) MVC
5 1,339 (15.77%) Web Development
6 1,095 (12.89%) Scrum
7 900 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
8 881 (10.37%) BDD
9 841 (9.90%) Test Automation
10 812 (9.56%) OO
11 636 (7.49%) E-Commerce
12 621 (7.31%) Responsive Web Design
13 570 (6.71%) Unit Testing
14 516 (6.08%) Software Engineering
15 481 (5.66%) Microservices
16 467 (5.50%) DevOps
17 411 (4.84%) SDLC
18 372 (4.38%) Analytics
19 355 (4.18%) Open Source
20 349 (4.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6,403 (75.39%) JavaScript
2 1,895 (22.31%) C#
3 1,848 (21.76%) Java
4 1,536 (18.09%) SQL
5 917 (10.80%) PHP
6 575 (6.77%) ES6
7 548 (6.45%) Python
8 535 (6.30%) TypeScript
9 282 (3.32%) Ruby
10 270 (3.18%) Scala
11 256 (3.01%) T-SQL
12 155 (1.83%) C++
13 146 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 111 (1.31%) VB.NET
15 108 (1.27%) C
16 100 (1.18%) PowerShell
17 99 (1.17%) Groovy
18 87 (1.02%) Perl
19 83 (0.98%) ES7
20 58 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 461 (5.43%) Degree
2 232 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 155 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 136 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (0.18%) DBS Check
7 14 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.12%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.094%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.071%) PMP
13 5 (0.059%) ISEB
13 5 (0.059%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.035%) HND
14 3 (0.035%) MCP
14 3 (0.035%) MCPD
14 3 (0.035%) MCSD
14 3 (0.035%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (3.10%) QA
2 65 (0.77%) WCAG
3 22 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 20 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.15%) SLA
6 12 (0.14%) GCP
6 12 (0.14%) GDPR
7 11 (0.13%) WAI
8 10 (0.12%) MiFID
9 8 (0.094%) PMO
10 3 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.024%) EMIR
11 2 (0.024%) PSD2
11 2 (0.024%) RosettaNet
12 1 (0.012%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.012%) HL7
12 1 (0.012%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.012%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.012%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 465 (5.48%) Docker
2 79 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.094%) GeoWebCache
6 7 (0.082%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.071%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.059%) Varnish
8 5 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.047%) Firmware
9 4 (0.047%) LXC
9 4 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.024%) HDFS
10 2 (0.024%) KVM
10 2 (0.024%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.012%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.012%) QEMU
11 1 (0.012%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.012%) vCloud
11 1 (0.012%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 104 (1.22%) Ansible
2 102 (1.20%) Puppet
3 72 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 24 (0.28%) Terraform
6 23 (0.27%) Grafana
6 23 (0.27%) Kibana
7 20 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
8 17 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (0.16%) HP ALM
10 13 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (0.15%) SCCM
11 11 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 9 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
13 7 (0.082%) ITRS Geneos
14 6 (0.071%) Cobbler
14 6 (0.071%) Nessus
14 6 (0.071%) TeamSite
15 5 (0.059%) Nagios
Vendors
1 650 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 513 (6.04%) Oracle
3 444 (5.23%) Adobe
4 209 (2.46%) Google
5 129 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 121 (1.42%) ServiceNow
7 109 (1.28%) Sitecore
8 96 (1.13%) IBM
9 74 (0.87%) SAP
10 65 (0.77%) Twitter
11 60 (0.71%) hybris
12 58 (0.68%) Zend
13 56 (0.66%) Splunk
14 53 (0.62%) Xamarin
15 48 (0.57%) Capita
16 39 (0.46%) Atlassian
17 37 (0.44%) PayPal
18 35 (0.41%) Sybase
19 34 (0.40%) Apple
20 32 (0.38%) New Relic