Period
to 25 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 10 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML 8,889 8,727 9,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.76% 9.65% 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.69% 30.18% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,405 6,094 6,903
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 97 132
UK median hourly rate £35.25 £38.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.24% +44.76% -8.50%
10th Percentile £12.75 £15.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £54.88 £63.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £20.39
% change year-on-year +5.00% +96.17% -35.21%

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 33,307 28,917 30,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.81% 31.99% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,462 20,011 21,035
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 353 436
UK median hourly rate £42.25 £40.26 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.95% +8.57%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.19 £13.50
90th Percentile £65.45 £53.75 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year +1.88% +5.96% +7.86%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 8,286 £425 +6.25% 3,887
UK excluding London 0 4,631 £400 +10.34% 2,862
London -7 4,142 £475 +5.56% 1,271
South East +1 1,437 £425 +16.84% 719
North of England -1 1,259 £375 - 764
Midlands 0 737 £375 +7.14% 539
North West +1 648 £375 +7.14% 452
Yorkshire 0 510 £380 +1.33% 251
West Midlands 0 452 £373 +6.43% 278
South West -2 417 £375 - 321
Scotland -11 373 £385 +2.67% 155
East Midlands 0 283 £375 +7.14% 255
East of England -14 283 £394 +12.50% 272
North East -9 106 £375 -2.60% 61
Wales -4 104 £375 - 63
Northern Ireland +2 26 £450 +59.57% 30
Isle of Man -3 1 £400 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 7,319 (82.34%) CSS
2 6,752 (75.96%) JavaScript
3 4,008 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3,828 (43.06%) HTML5
5 2,953 (33.22%) AngularJS
6 2,449 (27.55%) CSS3
7 2,202 (24.77%) Front End Development
8 2,062 (23.20%) jQuery
9 2,015 (22.67%) .NET
10 2,002 (22.52%) React
11 1,939 (21.81%) C#
12 1,885 (21.21%) Git (software)
13 1,845 (20.76%) TDD
14 1,774 (19.96%) Java
15 1,561 (17.56%) MVC
16 1,504 (16.92%) Node.js
17 1,482 (16.67%) SQL
18 1,442 (16.22%) Web Development
19 1,434 (16.13%) User Experience
20 1,201 (13.51%) Finance
21 1,195 (13.44%) SQL Server
22 1,152 (12.96%) Sass
23 1,120 (12.60%) ASP.NET
24 1,089 (12.25%) Web Services
25 1,066 (11.99%) Scrum
26 1,030 (11.59%) REST
27 909 (10.23%) PHP
28 906 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
29 893 (10.05%) RESTful
30 874 (9.83%) Test Automation

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
1 521 (5.86%) CMS
2 205 (2.31%) WordPress
3 204 (2.29%) Confluence
4 179 (2.01%) Apache
5 159 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 154 (1.73%) Tomcat
7 152 (1.71%) Drupal
8 118 (1.33%) IIS
9 110 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 109 (1.23%) WebSphere
11 105 (1.18%) Umbraco
12 99 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
13 83 (0.93%) JBoss
14 73 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
15 59 (0.66%) WebLogic
16 47 (0.53%) Apache Spark
16 47 (0.53%) nginx
17 45 (0.51%) EPiServer
18 35 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 33 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 290 (3.26%) Photoshop
2 160 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 131 (1.47%) InVision
4 125 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 87 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
6 60 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
7 44 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
8 25 (0.28%) InDesign
8 25 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 20 (0.22%) GIMP
9 20 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 19 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
11 18 (0.20%) UXPin
12 17 (0.19%) UserZoom
13 15 (0.17%) InfoPath
13 15 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
14 13 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
15 12 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
16 9 (0.10%) Flinto
17 7 (0.079%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 151 (1.70%) Magento
2 80 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.25%) ION MarketView
4 16 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 14 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 12 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.12%) R3 Corda
9 9 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
10 7 (0.079%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.067%) SDL Web 8
11 6 (0.067%) Shopify
12 5 (0.056%) NetSuite
13 4 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
13 4 (0.045%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.045%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 618 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 573 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 273 (3.07%) npm
4 257 (2.89%) GitHub
5 181 (2.04%) Serverless
6 99 (1.11%) SaaS
7 93 (1.05%) Google Analytics
8 81 (0.91%) PaaS
9 66 (0.74%) Heroku
10 63 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
11 62 (0.70%) IaaS
12 55 (0.62%) Office 365
13 48 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 45 (0.51%) OpenShift
15 44 (0.49%) Yarn
16 42 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
17 31 (0.35%) Amazon S3
17 31 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
18 30 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
18 30 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 337 (3.79%) HTTP
2 134 (1.51%) Internet
3 81 (0.91%) SSL
4 63 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 61 (0.69%) SMS
6 55 (0.62%) DNS
7 54 (0.61%) FTP
8 40 (0.45%) Intranet
9 19 (0.21%) VPN
10 16 (0.18%) Broadband
11 15 (0.17%) Firewall
12 13 (0.15%) HTTPS
13 11 (0.12%) Network Security
13 11 (0.12%) SAN
13 11 (0.12%) SMTP
14 10 (0.11%) DHCP
14 10 (0.11%) Kerberos
15 9 (0.10%) LAN
15 9 (0.10%) Skype
16 8 (0.090%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,195 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 729 (8.20%) MySQL
3 530 (5.96%) Relational Database
4 410 (4.61%) MongoDB
5 287 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 267 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 137 (1.54%) Redis
8 117 (1.32%) Big Data
9 111 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 102 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 94 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 85 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 83 (0.93%) Oracle Database
14 78 (0.88%) Hadoop
15 73 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 68 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
17 56 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
18 54 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
19 53 (0.60%) Blockchain
19 53 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1,885 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 664 (7.47%) Jenkins
3 473 (5.32%) gulp
4 469 (5.28%) JIRA
5 435 (4.89%) webpack
6 401 (4.51%) Grunt
7 362 (4.07%) Selenium
8 356 (4.00%) Jasmine
9 344 (3.87%) Visual Studio
10 328 (3.69%) Subversion
11 262 (2.95%) Maven
12 233 (2.62%) Mocha
13 221 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
14 210 (2.36%) JUnit
15 202 (2.27%) Cucumber
16 188 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 158 (1.78%) Axure RP
18 143 (1.61%) TeamCity
19 139 (1.56%) Babel
20 118 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 1,201 (13.51%) Finance
2 613 (6.90%) Banking
3 377 (4.24%) Marketing
4 358 (4.03%) Retail
5 180 (2.02%) Front Office
6 136 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 134 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 107 (1.20%) Games
9 91 (1.02%) Publishing
10 77 (0.87%) Law
10 77 (0.87%) Legal
11 76 (0.85%) Advertising
12 50 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 44 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 40 (0.45%) Back Office
15 35 (0.39%) Electronics
16 24 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 22 (0.25%) Automotive
18 16 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7,057 (79.39%) Developer
2 1,690 (19.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1,245 (14.01%) JavaScript Developer
4 1,010 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 865 (9.73%) React Developer
6 734 (8.26%) Angular Developer
7 704 (7.92%) Java Developer
8 676 (7.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 648 (7.29%) HTML Developer
10 601 (6.76%) C# Developer
11 594 (6.68%) Senior Developer
12 562 (6.32%) Designer
13 490 (5.51%) Web Developer
14 414 (4.66%) HTML CSS Developer
15 410 (4.61%) UI Developer
16 408 (4.59%) PHP Developer
17 387 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
18 319 (3.59%) UX Designer
19 273 (3.07%) Node.js Developer
20 229 (2.58%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,319 (82.34%) CSS
2 3,828 (43.06%) HTML5
3 2,953 (33.22%) AngularJS
4 2,449 (27.55%) CSS3
5 2,062 (23.20%) jQuery
6 2,015 (22.67%) .NET
7 2,002 (22.52%) React
8 1,504 (16.92%) Node.js
9 1,152 (12.96%) Sass
10 1,120 (12.60%) ASP.NET
11 1,089 (12.25%) Web Services
12 1,030 (11.59%) REST
13 893 (10.05%) RESTful
14 847 (9.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 793 (8.92%) XML
16 729 (8.20%) Redux
17 649 (7.30%) JSON
18 630 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
19 593 (6.67%) Spring
20 589 (6.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1,434 (16.13%) User Experience
2 562 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
3 477 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 431 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 246 (2.77%) Fintech
6 211 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 207 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 130 (1.46%) Algorithms
9 121 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
10 102 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 90 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 90 (1.01%) Social Media
12 77 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 74 (0.83%) Derivative
13 74 (0.83%) Fixed Income
14 67 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
15 61 (0.69%) W3C
16 47 (0.53%) Hedge funds
17 44 (0.49%) Animation
17 44 (0.49%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 736 (8.28%) Linux
2 324 (3.64%) Unix
3 281 (3.16%) Windows
4 257 (2.89%) Android
5 250 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 122 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 66 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 26 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 22 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 21 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 18 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.16%) CentOS
12 14 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.11%) AIX
16 9 (0.10%) Solaris
16 9 (0.10%) VMS
16 9 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,008 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2,202 (24.77%) Front End Development
3 1,845 (20.76%) TDD
4 1,561 (17.56%) MVC
5 1,442 (16.22%) Web Development
6 1,066 (11.99%) Scrum
7 906 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
8 874 (9.83%) Test Automation
9 853 (9.60%) BDD
9 853 (9.60%) OO
10 692 (7.78%) E-Commerce
11 648 (7.29%) Microservices
12 636 (7.15%) Unit Testing
13 587 (6.60%) DevOps
14 583 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
15 582 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 550 (6.19%) Software Engineering
17 436 (4.90%) SDLC
18 427 (4.80%) Open Source
19 404 (4.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6,752 (75.96%) JavaScript
2 1,939 (21.81%) C#
3 1,774 (19.96%) Java
4 1,482 (16.67%) SQL
5 909 (10.23%) PHP
6 708 (7.96%) TypeScript
7 703 (7.91%) ES6
8 652 (7.33%) Python
9 308 (3.46%) Ruby
10 268 (3.01%) Java 8
11 239 (2.69%) Scala
12 228 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 148 (1.66%) C++
14 131 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 98 (1.10%) PowerShell
16 88 (0.99%) Groovy
17 85 (0.96%) R
18 80 (0.90%) ES7
19 79 (0.89%) Go
20 78 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 406 (4.57%) Degree
2 301 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 206 (2.32%) SC Cleared
4 116 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 24 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.15%) DBS Check
9 13 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.11%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.10%) BC Cleared
12 8 (0.090%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.079%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (0.079%) IISP
13 7 (0.079%) ISEB
14 6 (0.067%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.067%) MCP
15 5 (0.056%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.056%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (3.15%) QA
2 42 (0.47%) WCAG
3 36 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 31 (0.35%) GDPR
5 27 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.20%) SLA
7 17 (0.19%) WAI
8 14 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 14 (0.16%) PMO
9 9 (0.10%) GCP
10 4 (0.045%) MiFID
11 3 (0.034%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.022%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.011%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.011%) MISRA
13 1 (0.011%) MISRA C
13 1 (0.011%) PSD2
13 1 (0.011%) Section 508
System Software
1 546 (6.14%) Docker
2 47 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.090%) GeoWebCache
6 8 (0.090%) HDFS
7 7 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.067%) Firmware
8 6 (0.067%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.045%) etcd
9 4 (0.045%) flannel
9 4 (0.045%) Varnish
10 3 (0.034%) KVM
10 3 (0.034%) LXC
10 3 (0.034%) NFS
10 3 (0.034%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.034%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.022%) Xen
Systems Management
1 113 (1.27%) Ansible
2 105 (1.18%) Puppet
3 82 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (0.89%) Kubernetes
5 30 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
6 28 (0.31%) Terraform
7 26 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 20 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 17 (0.19%) Kibana
10 16 (0.18%) Rancher
11 13 (0.15%) Mesos
12 12 (0.13%) HP ALM
13 11 (0.12%) Grafana
14 9 (0.10%) SCCM
14 9 (0.10%) vCenter Server
15 8 (0.090%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 8 (0.090%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (0.090%) Marathon
16 7 (0.079%) Nessus
16 7 (0.079%) Salt
Vendors
1 620 (6.97%) Microsoft
2 526 (5.92%) Oracle
3 462 (5.20%) Adobe
4 211 (2.37%) Google
5 171 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 111 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 106 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 98 (1.10%) SAP
9 76 (0.85%) IBM
10 71 (0.80%) Splunk
11 67 (0.75%) Twitter
12 63 (0.71%) Zend
13 61 (0.69%) Capita
14 55 (0.62%) Atlassian
15 44 (0.49%) hybris
16 39 (0.44%) Apple
16 39 (0.44%) Xamarin
17 37 (0.42%) Sybase
18 32 (0.36%) Tableau
19 29 (0.33%) MapR