Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 6 months to 16 February 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.

HTML5
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 54 48
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing HTML5 3,183 3,747 4,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.23% 3.70% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 11.58% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,279 2,861 2,926
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £296
90th Percentile £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +9.33% +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 29
UK median hourly rate £28.58 £27.09 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.48% -32.28% +23.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.75 £18.40
90th Percentile £44.65 £46.50 £56.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.58 £32.83 £38.75
% change year-on-year -12.96% -15.28% +10.71%

HTML5 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 33,278 32,362 30,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.82% 31.94% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,385 23,034 20,954
UK median daily rate £485 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% +8.82% +2.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 298 338 339
UK median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.22% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £17.85 £17.86 £15.45
90th Percentile £60.08 £53.25 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.85 £41.50 £38.63
% change year-on-year +0.83% +7.44% -0.32%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HTML5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML5.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the UK over the 6 months to 16 February 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 -18 2,945 £475 +5.56% 1,488
London -10 1,716 £500 - 460
UK excluding London -22 1,411 £410 +9.33% 1,125
South East -19 445 £425 +4.29% 249
North of England -35 287 £400 +6.67% 313
Midlands -26 223 £400 +17.65% 233
South West -10 163 £413 +13.79% 120
Scotland +32 159 £425 +13.33% 55
North West -44 133 £388 +3.33% 172
West Midlands -47 112 £400 +23.08% 110
East Midlands -8 104 £388 +10.71% 123
Yorkshire -36 104 £375 - 108
East of England -20 84 £413 +10.00% 113
North East +20 50 £468 +16.88% 33
Wales +14 46 £405 +1.25% 33
Northern Ireland +15 7 £325 -25.39% 11

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 3,183 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,538 (79.74%) CSS
3 2,474 (77.73%) JavaScript
4 1,740 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1,624 (51.02%) CSS3
6 1,503 (47.22%) AngularJS
7 988 (31.04%) React
8 934 (29.34%) Git (software)
9 922 (28.97%) Front End Development
10 907 (28.50%) Java
11 888 (27.90%) Node.js
12 828 (26.01%) TDD
13 763 (23.97%) jQuery
14 645 (20.26%) .NET
15 642 (20.17%) Sass
16 637 (20.01%) MVC
17 620 (19.48%) C#
18 556 (17.47%) REST
19 537 (16.87%) Scrum
20 524 (16.46%) Finance
21 518 (16.27%) User Experience
22 510 (16.02%) Web Development
22 510 (16.02%) Test Automation
23 509 (15.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 472 (14.83%) TypeScript
25 449 (14.11%) SQL
26 438 (13.76%) Redux
27 436 (13.70%) BDD
28 429 (13.48%) OO
29 425 (13.35%) Continuous Integration

HTML5
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
1 179 (5.62%) CMS
2 140 (4.40%) Confluence
3 77 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
4 76 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 71 (2.23%) Apache
6 61 (1.92%) JBoss
7 54 (1.70%) WebLogic
8 52 (1.63%) WordPress
9 51 (1.60%) Drupal
10 48 (1.51%) nginx
11 46 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 45 (1.41%) WebSphere
13 40 (1.26%) SharePoint
14 26 (0.82%) Umbraco
15 25 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
17 20 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
18 19 (0.60%) Apache Spark
19 16 (0.50%) Skype for Business
20 15 (0.47%) EPiServer
Applications
1 89 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 32 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.57%) Chatbot
5 16 (0.50%) InVision
6 12 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.25%) InDesign
8 6 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.094%) GIMP
11 2 (0.063%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.063%) UXPin
12 1 (0.031%) CATIA
12 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.031%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 27 (0.85%) Magento
2 12 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.094%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.094%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.094%) Shopify
5 2 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.063%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.031%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.031%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.031%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.031%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.031%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.031%) Unica
6 1 (0.031%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.031%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 285 (8.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 245 (7.70%) Amazon AWS
3 176 (5.53%) GitHub
4 124 (3.90%) npm
5 73 (2.29%) Serverless
6 67 (2.10%) Google Analytics
7 47 (1.48%) PaaS
8 45 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
9 35 (1.10%) IaaS
10 33 (1.04%) SaaS
11 31 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
12 27 (0.85%) Apigee
13 26 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (0.79%) OpenShift
15 22 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
15 22 (0.69%) Heroku
16 21 (0.66%) Yarn
17 19 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
18 18 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
19 16 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (4.56%) HTTP
2 84 (2.64%) SSL
3 71 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 29 (0.91%) Internet
5 28 (0.88%) Skype
6 26 (0.82%) DNS
7 24 (0.75%) FTP
8 11 (0.35%) Intranet
9 7 (0.22%) AMQP
9 7 (0.22%) SSH
10 5 (0.16%) SNMP
11 4 (0.13%) ATM
11 4 (0.13%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.13%) DSL
11 4 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.13%) VPN
12 3 (0.094%) Firewall
12 3 (0.094%) IMAP
12 3 (0.094%) SMTP
13 2 (0.063%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (11.09%) SQL Server
2 261 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 244 (7.67%) MySQL
4 228 (7.16%) NoSQL
5 197 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 88 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 88 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 81 (2.54%) RDBMS
8 60 (1.89%) Redis
9 39 (1.23%) Big Data
10 38 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 33 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 31 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (0.79%) SQLite
14 22 (0.69%) Neo4j
14 22 (0.69%) RavenDB
15 21 (0.66%) KDB
16 19 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 934 (29.34%) Git (software)
2 375 (11.78%) Jenkins
3 293 (9.21%) JIRA
4 279 (8.77%) gulp
5 226 (7.10%) Grunt
6 218 (6.85%) Selenium
7 186 (5.84%) Jasmine
8 170 (5.34%) webpack
9 167 (5.25%) Karma Test Runner
10 151 (4.74%) Visual Studio
11 138 (4.34%) Cucumber
12 126 (3.96%) JUnit
13 116 (3.64%) Maven
14 110 (3.46%) Subversion
15 106 (3.33%) Mocha
16 103 (3.24%) Protractor
17 98 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
18 94 (2.95%) Gradle
19 71 (2.23%) Mercurial
20 66 (2.07%) IntelliJ
General
1 524 (16.46%) Finance
2 260 (8.17%) Banking
3 121 (3.80%) Front Office
4 110 (3.46%) Retail
5 89 (2.80%) Marketing
6 41 (1.29%) Games
7 39 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 28 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 24 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.66%) Publishing
11 19 (0.60%) Advertising
12 18 (0.57%) Legal
13 14 (0.44%) Back Office
14 13 (0.41%) Law
15 11 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.22%) Electronics
18 6 (0.19%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.16%) French Language
19 5 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2,725 (85.61%) Developer
2 728 (22.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 483 (15.17%) React Developer
4 470 (14.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 359 (11.28%) Java Developer
6 349 (10.96%) Angular Developer
7 345 (10.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 267 (8.39%) Senior Developer
9 234 (7.35%) .NET Developer
10 199 (6.25%) HTML Developer
11 197 (6.19%) UI Developer
12 177 (5.56%) C# Developer
13 141 (4.43%) Web Developer
14 110 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
15 104 (3.27%) HTML CSS Developer
16 100 (3.14%) PHP Developer
17 80 (2.51%) Software Engineer
18 79 (2.48%) Designer
18 79 (2.48%) Scala Developer
19 75 (2.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,183 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,538 (79.74%) CSS
3 1,624 (51.02%) CSS3
4 1,503 (47.22%) AngularJS
5 988 (31.04%) React
6 888 (27.90%) Node.js
7 763 (23.97%) jQuery
8 645 (20.26%) .NET
9 642 (20.17%) Sass
10 556 (17.47%) REST
11 509 (15.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 438 (13.76%) Redux
13 405 (12.72%) Spring
14 384 (12.06%) JSON
15 367 (11.53%) RESTful
16 357 (11.22%) Web Services
17 356 (11.18%) ASP.NET
18 290 (9.11%) XML
19 266 (8.36%) LESS
20 257 (8.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 518 (16.27%) User Experience
2 193 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 179 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 167 (5.25%) Mobile App
5 126 (3.96%) Fintech
6 66 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 42 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 37 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 35 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.07%) Fixed Income
11 34 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
11 34 (1.07%) W3C
12 32 (1.01%) Equities
13 30 (0.94%) Virtual Team
14 21 (0.66%) Social Media
15 20 (0.63%) Clustering
15 20 (0.63%) Fat Client
15 20 (0.63%) Thin Client
16 19 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 236 (7.41%) Linux
2 125 (3.93%) Windows
3 124 (3.90%) Unix
4 120 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 117 (3.68%) Android
6 37 (1.16%) Ubuntu
7 22 (0.69%) CentOS
8 19 (0.60%) Mac OS
9 18 (0.57%) VMS
10 15 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.31%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.16%) Fedora
14 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.094%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.063%) Gentoo
17 1 (0.031%) AIX
17 1 (0.031%) Debian
17 1 (0.031%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,740 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (28.97%) Front End Development
3 828 (26.01%) TDD
4 637 (20.01%) MVC
5 537 (16.87%) Scrum
6 510 (16.02%) Test Automation
6 510 (16.02%) Web Development
7 436 (13.70%) BDD
8 429 (13.48%) OO
9 425 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
10 406 (12.76%) DevOps
11 399 (12.54%) Microservices
12 329 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
13 287 (9.02%) Unit Testing
14 244 (7.67%) Software Engineering
15 221 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
16 198 (6.22%) Analytics
17 197 (6.19%) Open Source
18 192 (6.03%) E-Commerce
19 170 (5.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,474 (77.73%) JavaScript
2 907 (28.50%) Java
3 620 (19.48%) C#
4 472 (14.83%) TypeScript
5 449 (14.11%) SQL
6 361 (11.34%) ES6
7 234 (7.35%) PHP
8 222 (6.97%) Python
9 143 (4.49%) Scala
10 131 (4.12%) Java 8
11 85 (2.67%) Ruby
12 83 (2.61%) Groovy
13 54 (1.70%) T-SQL
14 49 (1.54%) Perl
15 45 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 42 (1.32%) Apple Swift
17 41 (1.29%) C++
18 40 (1.26%) Objective-C
19 37 (1.16%) Haskell
19 37 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 188 (5.91%) Degree
2 127 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 100 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
6 18 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 15 (0.47%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.22%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.19%) MCSA
9 6 (0.19%) MCSE
10 5 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.13%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.094%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.063%) OCA
13 2 (0.063%) OCAJ
13 2 (0.063%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.031%) ISEB
14 1 (0.031%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.99%) QA
2 31 (0.97%) WCAG
3 10 (0.31%) WAI
4 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.16%) GDPR
5 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) TickIT
7 3 (0.094%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.094%) PMO
8 2 (0.063%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.063%) Section 508
9 1 (0.031%) GMP
9 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.031%) MiFID
9 1 (0.031%) SLA
System Software
1 267 (8.39%) Docker
2 8 (0.25%) HDFS
3 6 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.031%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 91 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 78 (2.45%) Puppet
3 57 (1.79%) Kibana
4 56 (1.76%) Grafana
5 53 (1.67%) Ansible
6 35 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
8 19 (0.60%) Graphite
8 19 (0.60%) Terraform
9 11 (0.35%) HockeyApp
10 7 (0.22%) Rancher
11 4 (0.13%) Consul
11 4 (0.13%) logstash
11 4 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.094%) Capistrano
12 3 (0.094%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.063%) cPanel
13 2 (0.063%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.063%) Plesk
Vendors
1 240 (7.54%) Microsoft
1 240 (7.54%) Oracle
2 152 (4.78%) Google
3 144 (4.52%) Adobe
4 49 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 37 (1.16%) hybris
6 36 (1.13%) Splunk
6 36 (1.13%) Xamarin
7 33 (1.04%) Atlassian
8 30 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (0.94%) webMethods
9 29 (0.91%) Sybase
10 27 (0.85%) Sitecore
11 25 (0.79%) SAP
12 23 (0.72%) Apple
13 19 (0.60%) Twitter
14 14 (0.44%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 14 (0.44%) MuleSoft
14 14 (0.44%) Tableau
14 14 (0.44%) Telerik