Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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.

HTML5
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 49 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML5 3,918 4,137 4,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.81% 4.21% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.89% 13.01% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,802 3,094 3,503
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £270
90th Percentile £625 £625 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 29
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - +35.59%
10th Percentile £13.88 £14.25 £24.60
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £51.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -18.75% +8.11% +2.78%

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 35,988 31,792 31,761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.00% 32.36% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,405 22,084 22,152
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £294
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 382 381
UK median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.46%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.64 £13.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -3.94%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 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 -14 3,615 £450 +2.86% 1,446
London -12 2,070 £500 +5.15% 471
UK excluding London -13 1,780 £400 +6.67% 1,057
South East -8 523 £400 +6.67% 235
North of England -19 367 £384 +2.51% 292
Midlands -12 331 £375 +7.14% 212
Scotland +4 210 £400 +6.67% 48
North West -24 190 £395 +9.04% 173
West Midlands -15 187 £400 +10.73% 113
South West +19 178 £400 +14.29% 148
East Midlands -5 144 £375 +10.29% 98
East of England -17 141 £400 +14.29% 88
Yorkshire -35 133 £380 - 89
North East +4 44 £377 -11.29% 30
Wales -24 40 £400 +10.34% 24
Northern Ireland +21 2 £600 +107.61% 10

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 3,918 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,201 (81.70%) JavaScript
3 3,183 (81.24%) CSS
4 2,250 (57.43%) CSS3
5 1,982 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
6 1,678 (42.83%) AngularJS
7 1,202 (30.68%) Front End Development
8 1,200 (30.63%) React
9 1,049 (26.77%) Git (software)
10 1,041 (26.57%) jQuery
11 963 (24.58%) TDD
12 911 (23.25%) Node.js
13 898 (22.92%) Java
14 847 (21.62%) Sass
15 753 (19.22%) C#
16 750 (19.14%) .NET
17 711 (18.15%) User Experience
18 697 (17.79%) MVC
19 654 (16.69%) Web Development
20 596 (15.21%) REST
21 580 (14.80%) Scrum
22 569 (14.52%) Finance
23 567 (14.47%) Redux
24 560 (14.29%) OO
25 536 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 500 (12.76%) Test Automation
27 484 (12.35%) SQL
28 467 (11.92%) TypeScript
29 466 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
30 446 (11.38%) BDD

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
1 207 (5.28%) CMS
2 152 (3.88%) Confluence
3 86 (2.19%) WordPress
4 85 (2.17%) Apache
5 84 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 81 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
7 65 (1.66%) JBoss
8 64 (1.63%) SharePoint
9 61 (1.56%) Drupal
10 59 (1.51%) WebLogic
10 59 (1.51%) WebSphere
11 47 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 43 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 40 (1.02%) Umbraco
14 38 (0.97%) nginx
15 35 (0.89%) IIS
16 25 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 24 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
18 22 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
18 22 (0.56%) EPiServer
Applications
1 132 (3.37%) Photoshop
2 51 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 42 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (0.77%) InVision
5 24 (0.61%) InDesign
6 20 (0.51%) GIMP
7 16 (0.41%) Fireworks
7 16 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
8 14 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
9 11 (0.28%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.20%) MS Visio
11 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
13 4 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.10%) UXPin
14 3 (0.077%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Project
15 2 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 46 (1.17%) Magento
2 31 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.43%) ION MarketView
4 10 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.13%) Shopify
6 3 (0.077%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.077%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.051%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.051%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.051%) Unica
8 1 (0.026%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.026%) Minerva
8 1 (0.026%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.026%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.026%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 315 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 194 (4.95%) npm
4 158 (4.03%) GitHub
5 139 (3.55%) Serverless
6 48 (1.23%) Google Analytics
7 45 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 44 (1.12%) SaaS
9 43 (1.10%) Heroku
10 40 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
11 35 (0.89%) Office 365
12 27 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
13 18 (0.46%) Yarn
14 17 (0.43%) Azure Functions
15 16 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 16 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
15 16 (0.41%) PaaS
16 14 (0.36%) Amazon S3
16 14 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (0.33%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 181 (4.62%) HTTP
2 74 (1.89%) SSL
3 64 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 60 (1.53%) Internet
5 39 (1.00%) DNS
5 39 (1.00%) FTP
6 18 (0.46%) Intranet
7 14 (0.36%) SMS
8 11 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (0.26%) AMQP
10 9 (0.23%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.20%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.20%) Skype
12 6 (0.15%) MQTT
12 6 (0.15%) RTMP
12 6 (0.15%) VPN
13 5 (0.13%) Bluetooth
14 4 (0.10%) SNA
15 3 (0.077%) Broadband
15 3 (0.077%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 329 (8.40%) MySQL
3 292 (7.45%) MongoDB
4 223 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 198 (5.05%) Relational Database
6 123 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 86 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 77 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 65 (1.66%) Big Data
10 62 (1.58%) Redis
11 49 (1.25%) Hadoop
12 41 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
15 29 (0.74%) SQLite
16 27 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 25 (0.64%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.61%) Couchbase
19 22 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
20 21 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1,049 (26.77%) Git (software)
2 360 (9.19%) gulp
3 314 (8.01%) Jenkins
4 292 (7.45%) JIRA
5 287 (7.33%) Grunt
6 272 (6.94%) webpack
7 236 (6.02%) Selenium
8 228 (5.82%) Jasmine
9 162 (4.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 139 (3.55%) Maven
11 137 (3.50%) Visual Studio
12 126 (3.22%) Subversion
13 125 (3.19%) JUnit
14 106 (2.71%) Mocha
15 100 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
16 91 (2.32%) Gradle
17 88 (2.25%) Cucumber
17 88 (2.25%) TeamCity
18 86 (2.19%) Protractor
19 82 (2.09%) Babel
General
1 569 (14.52%) Finance
2 333 (8.50%) Banking
3 195 (4.98%) Retail
4 169 (4.31%) Front Office
5 126 (3.22%) Marketing
6 75 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 68 (1.74%) Games
8 47 (1.20%) Advertising
9 38 (0.97%) Legal
9 38 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 27 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 26 (0.66%) Publishing
12 24 (0.61%) Back Office
13 18 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.38%) Law
15 11 (0.28%) Automotive
16 9 (0.23%) Electronics
16 9 (0.23%) Interactive Media
17 8 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,378 (86.22%) Developer
2 1,003 (25.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 588 (15.01%) JavaScript Developer
4 530 (13.53%) React Developer
5 412 (10.52%) Angular Developer
6 384 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 349 (8.91%) UI Developer
8 338 (8.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 306 (7.81%) .NET Developer
10 286 (7.30%) HTML Developer
11 277 (7.07%) C# Developer
12 268 (6.84%) Senior Developer
13 230 (5.87%) Web Developer
14 183 (4.67%) HTML CSS Developer
15 157 (4.01%) PHP Developer
16 147 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 120 (3.06%) Designer
18 115 (2.94%) Node.js Developer
19 91 (2.32%) ASP.NET Developer
19 91 (2.32%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,918 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,183 (81.24%) CSS
3 2,250 (57.43%) CSS3
4 1,678 (42.83%) AngularJS
5 1,200 (30.63%) React
6 1,041 (26.57%) jQuery
7 911 (23.25%) Node.js
8 847 (21.62%) Sass
9 750 (19.14%) .NET
10 596 (15.21%) REST
11 567 (14.47%) Redux
12 536 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 439 (11.20%) JSON
14 434 (11.08%) ASP.NET
15 428 (10.92%) RESTful
16 389 (9.93%) Web Services
17 369 (9.42%) XML
18 367 (9.37%) Spring
19 341 (8.70%) Ajax
20 340 (8.68%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 711 (18.15%) User Experience
2 290 (7.40%) Greenfield Project
3 214 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 176 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 137 (3.50%) Fintech
6 105 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 76 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 64 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 60 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 56 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
11 54 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 46 (1.17%) Derivative
13 41 (1.05%) Social Media
14 40 (1.02%) Equities
15 38 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.94%) Virtual Team
17 35 (0.89%) W3C
18 31 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
19 26 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
20 25 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 276 (7.04%) Linux
2 143 (3.65%) Apple iOS
3 137 (3.50%) Android
4 129 (3.29%) Unix
5 105 (2.68%) Windows
6 25 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 10 (0.26%) VMS
10 8 (0.20%) CentOS
11 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.10%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.051%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.051%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,982 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1,202 (30.68%) Front End Development
3 963 (24.58%) TDD
4 697 (17.79%) MVC
5 654 (16.69%) Web Development
6 580 (14.80%) Scrum
7 560 (14.29%) OO
8 500 (12.76%) Test Automation
9 466 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
10 446 (11.38%) BDD
11 427 (10.90%) Microservices
12 388 (9.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 383 (9.78%) Unit Testing
14 353 (9.01%) DevOps
15 260 (6.64%) E-Commerce
16 250 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
17 238 (6.07%) Open Source
18 232 (5.92%) OOP
19 217 (5.54%) Software Engineering
20 194 (4.95%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3,201 (81.70%) JavaScript
2 898 (22.92%) Java
3 753 (19.22%) C#
4 484 (12.35%) SQL
5 467 (11.92%) TypeScript
6 397 (10.13%) ES6
7 311 (7.94%) PHP
8 213 (5.44%) Python
9 164 (4.19%) Scala
10 141 (3.60%) Java 8
11 117 (2.99%) Ruby
12 74 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 64 (1.63%) Groovy
14 55 (1.40%) C++
15 53 (1.35%) Bash Shell
16 46 (1.17%) Apple Swift
17 39 (1.00%) ES7
18 37 (0.94%) C
18 37 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 36 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 203 (5.18%) Degree
2 141 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 110 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 51 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.13%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.10%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.051%) ISEB
11 2 (0.051%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.051%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.051%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.026%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.026%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.026%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.026%) MBA
12 1 (0.026%) MBCS
12 1 (0.026%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (3.55%) QA
2 31 (0.79%) WCAG
3 21 (0.54%) WAI
4 13 (0.33%) GDPR
5 12 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.20%) SLA
8 6 (0.15%) PMO
9 2 (0.051%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.051%) TickIT
10 1 (0.026%) GMP
10 1 (0.026%) Section 508
System Software
1 367 (9.37%) Docker
2 11 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.26%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.18%) HDFS
5 6 (0.15%) LXC
6 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.051%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.051%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.026%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 94 (2.40%) Kubernetes
2 76 (1.94%) Puppet
3 46 (1.17%) Ansible
4 41 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (0.89%) Grafana
6 32 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
7 30 (0.77%) Kibana
8 17 (0.43%) Mesos
8 17 (0.43%) Terraform
9 16 (0.41%) Cobbler
10 12 (0.31%) Graphite
11 11 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
12 10 (0.26%) HAProxy
12 10 (0.26%) Marathon
13 9 (0.23%) HockeyApp
14 8 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
16 5 (0.13%) Capistrano
17 4 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
17 4 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 262 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 187 (4.77%) Adobe
3 186 (4.75%) Oracle
4 136 (3.47%) Google
5 39 (1.00%) SAP
6 34 (0.87%) Twitter
7 32 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (0.82%) Splunk
8 29 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 28 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 28 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 27 (0.69%) Sitecore
10 27 (0.69%) Sybase
11 26 (0.66%) Apple
12 25 (0.64%) hybris
12 25 (0.64%) IBM
12 25 (0.64%) webMethods
13 23 (0.59%) Perforce
14 22 (0.56%) Zend
15 21 (0.54%) TIBCO