Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 46 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 4,010 4,246 4,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.88% 4.43% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.44% 13.73% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,946 3,100 3,500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £289 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 23
UK median hourly rate £32.75 £40.00 £31.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +27.92% -16.61%
10th Percentile £13.88 £15.10 £9.00
90th Percentile £63.19 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year -25.00% +27.92% -17.71%

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 35,066 30,927 31,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.94% 32.24% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,704 21,368 22,087
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £306 £289
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 382 405
UK median hourly rate £41.46 £40.38 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.68% +2.74%
10th Percentile £15.24 £15.00 £13.10
90th Percentile £57.88 £53.75 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +1.35%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -12 3,719 £450 +5.88% 1,391
London -15 2,114 £500 +5.26% 474
UK excluding London -16 1,835 £400 +9.59% 1,008
South East -14 586 £400 +8.11% 244
North of England -21 404 £388 +3.47% 282
Midlands -16 313 £375 +7.14% 183
North West -4 232 £400 +6.67% 161
Scotland -11 194 £394 +5.00% 56
West Midlands -11 175 £375 - 103
South West 0 161 £400 +9.22% 130
Yorkshire -32 142 £375 -3.23% 98
East Midlands -8 138 £375 +13.21% 80
East of England -6 136 £400 +17.65% 78
Wales -35 36 £405 +22.73% 18
North East -35 32 £350 -9.09% 23
Northern Ireland +10 11 £500 +73.01% 16

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4,010 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,330 (83.04%) JavaScript
3 3,293 (82.12%) CSS
4 2,408 (60.05%) CSS3
5 1,972 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1,695 (42.27%) AngularJS
7 1,297 (32.34%) React
8 1,260 (31.42%) Front End Development
9 1,080 (26.93%) jQuery
10 1,048 (26.13%) Git (software)
11 1,024 (25.54%) TDD
12 972 (24.24%) Node.js
13 848 (21.15%) Sass
14 807 (20.12%) Java
15 770 (19.20%) .NET
16 759 (18.93%) C#
17 720 (17.96%) User Experience
18 719 (17.93%) Web Development
19 673 (16.78%) MVC
20 602 (15.01%) Finance
21 584 (14.56%) REST
22 579 (14.44%) Redux
22 579 (14.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 565 (14.09%) Scrum
24 498 (12.42%) RESTful
25 497 (12.39%) ES6
26 492 (12.27%) OO
27 464 (11.57%) SQL
28 453 (11.30%) TypeScript
29 452 (11.27%) ASP.NET

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
1 204 (5.09%) CMS
2 143 (3.57%) Confluence
3 95 (2.37%) WordPress
4 85 (2.12%) Drupal
5 74 (1.85%) Apache
5 74 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 74 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 59 (1.47%) SharePoint
7 50 (1.25%) JBoss
8 49 (1.22%) Apache Spark
9 47 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 47 (1.17%) Umbraco
10 46 (1.15%) IIS
11 45 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 41 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 27 (0.67%) EPiServer
13 27 (0.67%) nginx
14 24 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 22 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
16 16 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 142 (3.54%) Photoshop
2 56 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 43 (1.07%) InVision
4 42 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
6 24 (0.60%) GIMP
7 23 (0.57%) InDesign
8 19 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (0.30%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.27%) UXPin
12 10 (0.25%) MS Visio
13 8 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
14 7 (0.17%) InfoPath
15 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
16 4 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 3 (0.075%) Adobe Captivate
18 2 (0.050%) Acrobat
19 1 (0.025%) Adobe Premiere
19 1 (0.025%) Maya
Business Applications
1 40 (1.00%) Magento
2 36 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.45%) ION MarketView
4 11 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.100%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.075%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.075%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.075%) Shopify
7 2 (0.050%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.050%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.050%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.050%) Unica
8 1 (0.025%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.025%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.025%) Minerva
8 1 (0.025%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.025%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.025%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 316 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 268 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (5.31%) npm
4 130 (3.24%) GitHub
5 129 (3.22%) Serverless
6 48 (1.20%) SaaS
7 41 (1.02%) Heroku
8 39 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
9 30 (0.75%) Google Analytics
10 29 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
11 27 (0.67%) Office 365
11 27 (0.67%) Yarn
12 21 (0.52%) IaaS
13 20 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
13 20 (0.50%) Amazon S3
13 20 (0.50%) PaaS
14 15 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
14 15 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
15 14 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 147 (3.67%) HTTP
2 78 (1.95%) Internet
3 62 (1.55%) SSL
4 48 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 43 (1.07%) DNS
6 39 (0.97%) FTP
7 19 (0.47%) SMS
8 11 (0.27%) Intranet
8 11 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (0.25%) AMQP
9 10 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 10 (0.25%) VPN
10 7 (0.17%) RTMP
11 6 (0.15%) Firewall
11 6 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.15%) MQTT
11 6 (0.15%) SSH
11 6 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.12%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.12%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 308 (7.68%) MySQL
3 258 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 190 (4.74%) NoSQL
5 169 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 125 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
7 85 (2.12%) Big Data
8 72 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 65 (1.62%) Redis
9 65 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 61 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 57 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 44 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
13 36 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (0.67%) Blockchain
15 25 (0.62%) DB2
16 22 (0.55%) Oracle Database
16 22 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (0.52%) Power BI
17 21 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1,048 (26.13%) Git (software)
2 359 (8.95%) gulp
3 330 (8.23%) Jenkins
4 323 (8.05%) webpack
5 298 (7.43%) Grunt
6 261 (6.51%) JIRA
7 223 (5.56%) Selenium
8 217 (5.41%) Jasmine
9 158 (3.94%) Visual Studio
10 155 (3.87%) Maven
11 153 (3.82%) Subversion
12 152 (3.79%) Karma Test Runner
12 152 (3.79%) Mocha
13 112 (2.79%) JUnit
14 100 (2.49%) TeamCity
15 94 (2.34%) Babel
16 86 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 79 (1.97%) Gradle
18 77 (1.92%) Cucumber
19 71 (1.77%) Axure RP
General
1 602 (15.01%) Finance
2 379 (9.45%) Banking
3 180 (4.49%) Retail
4 175 (4.36%) Front Office
5 135 (3.37%) Marketing
6 91 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 67 (1.67%) Games
8 43 (1.07%) Advertising
9 38 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 33 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 32 (0.80%) Publishing
12 26 (0.65%) Legal
13 25 (0.62%) Back Office
14 20 (0.50%) Law
15 15 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.32%) Automotive
17 9 (0.22%) Interactive Media
17 9 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.17%) Retail Banking
19 6 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3,404 (84.89%) Developer
2 1,010 (25.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 660 (16.46%) JavaScript Developer
4 590 (14.71%) React Developer
5 452 (11.27%) Angular Developer
6 360 (8.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 344 (8.58%) HTML Developer
8 342 (8.53%) UI Developer
9 338 (8.43%) Java Developer
10 333 (8.30%) .NET Developer
11 307 (7.66%) Senior Developer
12 290 (7.23%) C# Developer
13 248 (6.18%) Web Developer
14 215 (5.36%) HTML CSS Developer
15 157 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
16 156 (3.89%) PHP Developer
17 144 (3.59%) Node.js Developer
18 134 (3.34%) Designer
19 94 (2.34%) Senior Front-End Developer
20 87 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,010 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,293 (82.12%) CSS
3 2,408 (60.05%) CSS3
4 1,695 (42.27%) AngularJS
5 1,297 (32.34%) React
6 1,080 (26.93%) jQuery
7 972 (24.24%) Node.js
8 848 (21.15%) Sass
9 770 (19.20%) .NET
10 584 (14.56%) REST
11 579 (14.44%) Redux
11 579 (14.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 498 (12.42%) RESTful
13 452 (11.27%) ASP.NET
14 437 (10.90%) JSON
15 424 (10.57%) Web Services
16 366 (9.13%) XML
17 359 (8.95%) LESS
18 348 (8.68%) Ajax
19 330 (8.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 720 (17.96%) User Experience
2 326 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
3 220 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 190 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 134 (3.34%) Fintech
6 94 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 77 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 73 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 66 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 59 (1.47%) Virtual Team
11 56 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 55 (1.37%) Derivative
13 54 (1.35%) Social Media
14 52 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
15 51 (1.27%) Data Structures
16 41 (1.02%) Equities
17 36 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
18 35 (0.87%) Hedge funds
19 34 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
19 34 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 302 (7.53%) Linux
2 136 (3.39%) Android
3 133 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 104 (2.59%) Unix
5 88 (2.19%) Windows
6 21 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.30%) CentOS
10 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.17%) VMS
11 4 (0.100%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.075%) Debian
12 3 (0.075%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.050%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.050%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.050%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.050%) zOS
14 1 (0.025%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,972 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1,260 (31.42%) Front End Development
3 1,024 (25.54%) TDD
4 719 (17.93%) Web Development
5 673 (16.78%) MVC
6 565 (14.09%) Scrum
7 492 (12.27%) OO
8 439 (10.95%) Test Automation
9 427 (10.65%) BDD
10 426 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
11 415 (10.35%) Microservices
12 400 (9.98%) Responsive Web Design
13 381 (9.50%) Unit Testing
14 332 (8.28%) DevOps
15 289 (7.21%) E-Commerce
16 260 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
17 237 (5.91%) Open Source
18 216 (5.39%) Software Engineering
19 210 (5.24%) OOP
20 207 (5.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,330 (83.04%) JavaScript
2 807 (20.12%) Java
3 759 (18.93%) C#
4 497 (12.39%) ES6
5 464 (11.57%) SQL
6 453 (11.30%) TypeScript
7 308 (7.68%) PHP
8 218 (5.44%) Python
9 151 (3.77%) Scala
10 147 (3.67%) Java 8
11 106 (2.64%) Ruby
12 83 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 59 (1.47%) ES7
14 57 (1.42%) C++
15 53 (1.32%) Bash Shell
16 51 (1.27%) Groovy
17 46 (1.15%) R
18 39 (0.97%) Go
19 36 (0.90%) PL/SQL
20 33 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 157 (3.92%) Degree
2 144 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 109 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 50 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.100%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.100%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.100%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.100%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.100%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.075%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.075%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.050%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.050%) MCSD
10 1 (0.025%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.025%) ISEB
10 1 (0.025%) MBA
10 1 (0.025%) MBCS
10 1 (0.025%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (3.04%) QA
2 25 (0.62%) WCAG
3 24 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 22 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.40%) WAI
6 13 (0.32%) GDPR
7 8 (0.20%) PMO
7 8 (0.20%) SLA
8 6 (0.15%) GCP
9 3 (0.075%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.025%) MiFID
10 1 (0.025%) Section 508
System Software
1 356 (8.88%) Docker
2 17 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.27%) VirtualBox
4 10 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.22%) HDFS
6 6 (0.15%) LXC
6 6 (0.15%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.100%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.100%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.050%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.025%) Firmware
9 1 (0.025%) KVM
9 1 (0.025%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 85 (2.12%) Puppet
2 76 (1.90%) Kubernetes
3 60 (1.50%) Ansible
3 60 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (0.42%) Mesos
6 15 (0.37%) Terraform
7 13 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (0.30%) Cobbler
9 10 (0.25%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.25%) Marathon
10 9 (0.22%) Grafana
10 9 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
11 8 (0.20%) Kibana
11 8 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.100%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.100%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.100%) Salt
13 3 (0.075%) Graphite
13 3 (0.075%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 260 (6.48%) Microsoft
2 189 (4.71%) Adobe
3 167 (4.16%) Oracle
4 89 (2.22%) Google
5 47 (1.17%) Capita
6 43 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (0.82%) ServiceNow
8 32 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 32 (0.80%) Sitecore
9 31 (0.77%) SAP
9 31 (0.77%) Sybase
10 30 (0.75%) Twitter
11 27 (0.67%) IBM
12 26 (0.65%) MapR
13 24 (0.60%) Perforce
13 24 (0.60%) Zend
14 20 (0.50%) Splunk
15 18 (0.45%) ION Trading
16 17 (0.42%) TIBCO
17 15 (0.37%) webMethods