Period
to 17 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML 5,606 8,843 9,302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.59% 8.57% 9.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.27% 24.55% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,947 6,302 6,673
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 67 115
UK median hourly rate £45.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.29% -12.50% +25.39%
10th Percentile £24.55 £12.57 £14.35
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.40 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.03 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.52% -12.50% +45.45%

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 26,358 36,018 31,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.98% 34.91% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,328 25,342 22,429
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 326 374
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20.26 £15.24 £18.58
90th Percentile £69.25 £58.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +11.11%

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 -11 5,162 £450 +4.65% 3,276
London -3 2,828 £500 +5.26% 924
UK excluding London -18 2,657 £400 - 2,586
South East -22 801 £413 - 644
North of England -19 544 £388 +2.11% 693
Midlands -10 392 £400 +3.23% 417
South West -16 363 £400 - 351
North West -15 306 £388 +3.33% 383
Scotland -4 262 £425 +6.25% 149
West Midlands -12 242 £413 +3.13% 209
East of England -7 206 £413 +10.00% 251
Yorkshire -23 187 £400 +3.23% 233
East Midlands -6 142 £365 -2.67% 207
Wales -5 75 £418 +4.38% 68
North East -10 52 £400 - 77
Northern Ireland +9 14 £425 +54.55% 18

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 4,654 (83.02%) CSS
2 4,313 (76.94%) JavaScript
3 2,576 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
4 1,941 (34.62%) HTML5
5 1,757 (31.34%) AngularJS
6 1,477 (26.35%) React
7 1,467 (26.17%) Front End Development
8 1,260 (22.48%) .NET
9 1,222 (21.80%) C#
10 1,194 (21.30%) CSS3
11 1,147 (20.46%) Git (software)
12 1,093 (19.50%) Java
13 1,077 (19.21%) TDD
14 1,012 (18.05%) SQL
15 996 (17.77%) Node.js
16 939 (16.75%) jQuery
17 913 (16.29%) User Experience
18 784 (13.99%) Sass
19 766 (13.66%) MVC
20 751 (13.40%) Scrum
21 713 (12.72%) SQL Server
22 710 (12.67%) Finance
23 675 (12.04%) Web Development
24 644 (11.49%) ASP.NET
25 619 (11.04%) Azure
26 614 (10.95%) TypeScript
27 591 (10.54%) Test Automation
28 590 (10.52%) Redux
29 560 (9.99%) REST
30 556 (9.92%) Microsoft

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
1 397 (7.08%) CMS
2 176 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 155 (2.76%) WordPress
4 146 (2.60%) Confluence
5 124 (2.21%) Apache
6 93 (1.66%) Drupal
7 89 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 86 (1.53%) IIS
9 76 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 74 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 71 (1.27%) Umbraco
12 63 (1.12%) WebSphere
13 60 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
14 58 (1.03%) JBoss
15 42 (0.75%) WebLogic
16 34 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
17 26 (0.46%) Apache Solr
18 25 (0.45%) Apache Spark
19 23 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 22 (0.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 201 (3.59%) Photoshop
2 140 (2.50%) Sketch
3 97 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 79 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
5 78 (1.39%) InVision
6 59 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
7 43 (0.77%) Adobe XD
7 43 (0.77%) Zeplin
8 37 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 33 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 28 (0.50%) GIMP
11 23 (0.41%) InDesign
12 19 (0.34%) MS Visio
13 14 (0.25%) Figma
14 13 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
14 13 (0.23%) Marvel
15 9 (0.16%) UXPin
16 6 (0.11%) Doxygen
16 6 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
16 6 (0.11%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 106 (1.89%) Magento
2 91 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 20 (0.36%) Shopify
5 11 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 9 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.12%) R3 Corda
8 7 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.054%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 3 (0.054%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.036%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 619 (11.04%) Azure
2 417 (7.44%) AWS
3 192 (3.42%) npm
4 159 (2.84%) GitHub
5 118 (2.10%) SaaS
6 99 (1.77%) Serverless
7 83 (1.48%) Google Analytics
8 76 (1.36%) Power Platform
9 72 (1.28%) Office 365
10 68 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
11 63 (1.12%) GCP
12 62 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
13 61 (1.09%) PaaS
14 44 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
14 44 (0.78%) Amazon S3
15 38 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 36 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
17 32 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
18 31 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
18 31 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 153 (2.73%) HTTP
2 43 (0.77%) SSL
3 37 (0.66%) Internet
3 37 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.64%) Intranet
5 22 (0.39%) SSH
6 17 (0.30%) DNS
7 15 (0.27%) FTP
8 12 (0.21%) Network Security
9 11 (0.20%) DSL
10 10 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 10 (0.18%) SMS
10 10 (0.18%) SMTP
11 9 (0.16%) Firewall
12 8 (0.14%) POP3
13 7 (0.12%) Skype
14 5 (0.089%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.089%) VPN
15 4 (0.071%) Kerberos
16 3 (0.054%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 713 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 433 (7.72%) MySQL
3 278 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 228 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 155 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
6 153 (2.73%) MongoDB
7 72 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 57 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 57 (1.02%) Power BI
8 57 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (0.96%) Big Data
10 50 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 37 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 36 (0.64%) Redis
14 34 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 34 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
16 28 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
17 27 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1,147 (20.46%) Git (software)
2 421 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 375 (6.69%) JIRA
4 299 (5.33%) webpack
5 262 (4.67%) gulp
6 252 (4.50%) Selenium
7 222 (3.96%) Visual Studio
8 212 (3.78%) Grunt
9 187 (3.34%) Jasmine
10 166 (2.96%) Subversion
11 158 (2.82%) Cucumber
12 139 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 137 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
14 134 (2.39%) Maven
15 125 (2.23%) JUnit
16 120 (2.14%) TeamCity
17 100 (1.78%) Bitbucket
18 96 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
19 91 (1.62%) Axure RP
20 80 (1.43%) Mocha
General
1 710 (12.67%) Finance
2 315 (5.62%) Marketing
3 299 (5.33%) Public Sector
4 278 (4.96%) Banking
5 248 (4.42%) Retail
6 115 (2.05%) Games
7 112 (2.00%) Front Office
8 97 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 94 (1.68%) Law
10 79 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 65 (1.16%) Advertising
12 64 (1.14%) Manufacturing
13 63 (1.12%) Publishing
14 55 (0.98%) Electronics
15 28 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.41%) Automotive
17 22 (0.39%) Legal
18 21 (0.37%) Financial Institution
19 17 (0.30%) Police
20 13 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4,422 (78.88%) Developer
2 1,054 (18.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 655 (11.68%) React Developer
4 586 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 515 (9.19%) Full Stack Developer
6 506 (9.03%) .NET Developer
7 446 (7.96%) Angular Developer
8 362 (6.46%) Java Developer
9 344 (6.14%) Senior Developer
10 333 (5.94%) C# Developer
11 327 (5.83%) Designer
12 259 (4.62%) HTML Developer
13 220 (3.92%) UI Developer
13 220 (3.92%) Web Developer
14 198 (3.53%) PHP Developer
15 184 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
16 179 (3.19%) UX Designer
17 162 (2.89%) Software Developer
18 152 (2.71%) HTML CSS Developer
19 132 (2.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,654 (83.02%) CSS
2 1,941 (34.62%) HTML5
3 1,757 (31.34%) AngularJS
4 1,477 (26.35%) React
5 1,260 (22.48%) .NET
6 1,194 (21.30%) CSS3
7 996 (17.77%) Node.js
8 939 (16.75%) jQuery
9 784 (13.99%) Sass
10 644 (11.49%) ASP.NET
11 590 (10.52%) Redux
12 560 (9.99%) REST
13 550 (9.81%) Web Services
14 548 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 546 (9.74%) XML
16 492 (8.78%) JSON
17 482 (8.60%) RESTful
18 422 (7.53%) Spring
19 388 (6.92%) Vue.js
20 361 (6.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 913 (16.29%) User Experience
2 313 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
3 273 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 231 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 106 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (1.62%) Hedge funds
7 85 (1.52%) W3C
8 73 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 59 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
10 58 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 58 (1.03%) Equities
11 50 (0.89%) Graphic Design
12 48 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
13 45 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 44 (0.78%) Social Media
15 43 (0.77%) Digital Media
16 42 (0.75%) Derivative
17 41 (0.73%) Virtual Team
18 30 (0.54%) Algorithms
18 30 (0.54%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 359 (6.40%) Linux
2 230 (4.10%) Windows
3 143 (2.55%) Unix
4 127 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 116 (2.07%) Android
6 35 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 25 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 21 (0.37%) Windows Server
9 15 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.18%) CentOS
13 7 (0.12%) Debian
13 7 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.12%) VMS
13 7 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.089%) AIX
14 5 (0.089%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.089%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,576 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,467 (26.17%) Front End Development
3 1,077 (19.21%) TDD
4 766 (13.66%) MVC
5 751 (13.40%) Scrum
6 675 (12.04%) Web Development
7 591 (10.54%) Test Automation
8 544 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
9 502 (8.95%) OO
10 495 (8.83%) DevOps
11 455 (8.12%) BDD
12 418 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
13 404 (7.21%) Microservices
14 380 (6.78%) E-Commerce
15 358 (6.39%) Unit Testing
16 327 (5.83%) Analytics
17 299 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 297 (5.30%) Software Engineering
19 253 (4.51%) Wireframes
20 236 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4,313 (76.94%) JavaScript
2 1,222 (21.80%) C#
3 1,093 (19.50%) Java
4 1,012 (18.05%) SQL
5 614 (10.95%) TypeScript
6 545 (9.72%) PHP
7 454 (8.10%) ES6
8 418 (7.46%) Python
9 224 (4.00%) Ruby
10 148 (2.64%) Java 8
11 135 (2.41%) Scala
12 132 (2.35%) T-SQL
13 108 (1.93%) PowerShell
14 83 (1.48%) PL/SQL
15 61 (1.09%) ES7
16 57 (1.02%) Perl
17 53 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 51 (0.91%) C++
19 48 (0.86%) C
20 47 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 312 (5.57%) Security Cleared
2 273 (4.87%) Degree
3 220 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 65 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 26 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 24 (0.43%) ISEB
8 21 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.32%) Master's Degree
10 16 (0.29%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.27%) DBS Check
12 11 (0.20%) BC Cleared
13 9 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
14 8 (0.14%) HND
15 5 (0.089%) MCSD
15 5 (0.089%) MCSE
15 5 (0.089%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.089%) PMP
16 4 (0.071%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (3.28%) QA
2 110 (1.96%) WCAG
3 15 (0.27%) GDPR
4 13 (0.23%) PMO
5 12 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.18%) SLA
6 10 (0.18%) WAI
7 8 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.054%) IFRS
9 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.036%) MiFID
9 2 (0.036%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.036%) PSD2
10 1 (0.018%) Basel III
10 1 (0.018%) COBIT
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.018%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.018%) TickIT
System Software
1 376 (6.71%) Docker
2 52 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.089%) HDFS
5 5 (0.089%) RACF
5 5 (0.089%) vSphere
6 4 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.054%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.018%) GridGain
8 1 (0.018%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.018%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.018%) Varnish
8 1 (0.018%) vCloud
8 1 (0.018%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.018%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.018%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 142 (2.53%) Kubernetes
2 51 (0.91%) Ansible
3 43 (0.77%) Kibana
4 36 (0.64%) Puppet
5 31 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
6 29 (0.52%) Terraform
7 25 (0.45%) Grafana
8 15 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.14%) MIIS
11 7 (0.12%) logstash
11 7 (0.12%) Nagios
11 7 (0.12%) SCCM
11 7 (0.12%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.11%) Salt
13 5 (0.089%) Graphite
13 5 (0.089%) SCOM
14 4 (0.071%) StatsD
Vendors
1 556 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 289 (5.16%) Adobe
3 282 (5.03%) Oracle
4 179 (3.19%) Google
5 122 (2.18%) ServiceNow
6 100 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
7 86 (1.53%) Sitecore
8 65 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 57 (1.02%) IBM
10 51 (0.91%) SAP
11 40 (0.71%) hybris
12 31 (0.55%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 28 (0.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 26 (0.46%) MuleSoft
14 26 (0.46%) Xamarin
14 26 (0.46%) Zend
15 24 (0.43%) Apple
16 23 (0.41%) Tableau
17 22 (0.39%) Remedy
17 22 (0.39%) Sybase