Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 135 86
Rank change year-on-year -37 -49 -24
Contract jobs citing HTML5 918 819 2,534
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.49% 1.89% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 6.19% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 604 1,829
10th Percentile £336 £313 £313
25th Percentile £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £450 £463
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £538
90th Percentile £688 £674 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 18
10th Percentile £25.50 £26.20 £13.50
25th Percentile £32.00 £33.25 £24.56
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £49.25
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +1.52% +9.44%
75th Percentile £50.00 £53.75 £56.94
90th Percentile £56.50 £54.50 £122.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +47.06% -15.53%

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 18,606 13,236 29,273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.27% 30.46% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,234 9,386 20,728
10th Percentile £350 £331 £331
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £490
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +4.26%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 115 262
10th Percentile £22.10 £20.50 £16.11
25th Percentile £30.98 £31.25 £26.06
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £44.92
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.42% +7.54%
75th Percentile £56.50 £56.75 £52.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £66.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +6.25%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTML5.

Daily rate trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTML5 over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTML5.

Hourly rate trend for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing HTML5 over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the UK over the 6 months to 14 June 2021. 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 -33 754 £500 +8.11% 689
London -38 499 £550 +10.00% 239
Work from Home -78 288 £475 +26.67% 178
UK excluding London -25 274 £400 - 482
South East -13 64 £375 -3.23% 119
Scotland -7 57 £420 -1.18% 26
North of England -17 46 £405 +1.25% 154
Midlands -29 37 £375 -16.67% 77
South West +5 35 £400 +3.23% 54
North West -7 31 £391 -2.19% 76
East of England -1 25 £400 - 42
East Midlands +2 16 £338 -3.57% 22
West Midlands -34 16 £375 -23.08% 55
Yorkshire -2 10 £438 +6.06% 55
North East +5 5 £283 -37.22% 23
Wales +5 5 £413 -2.94% 7
Northern Ireland +2 5 £473 +57.75% 3

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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.

1 918 (100.00%) HTML
2 737 (80.28%) JavaScript
3 697 (75.93%) CSS
4 448 (48.80%) CSS3
5 397 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
6 358 (39.00%) AngularJS
7 357 (38.89%) React
8 265 (28.87%) Git (software)
9 237 (25.82%) Front End Development
10 228 (24.84%) TDD
11 217 (23.64%) SQL
12 216 (23.53%) TypeScript
13 211 (22.98%) .NET
14 198 (21.57%) Java
15 197 (21.46%) Node.js
16 190 (20.70%) User Experience
17 184 (20.04%) Web Development
18 179 (19.50%) C#
18 179 (19.50%) DevOps
19 176 (19.17%) Azure
20 169 (18.41%) Sass
21 168 (18.30%) jQuery
22 164 (17.86%) Finance
23 158 (17.21%) Redux
24 156 (16.99%) Social Skills
25 149 (16.23%) Banking
26 148 (16.12%) Scrum
27 145 (15.80%) REST
28 144 (15.69%) Microservices
29 140 (15.25%) 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 43 (4.68%) Apache
2 41 (4.47%) CMS
3 26 (2.83%) Confluence
4 25 (2.72%) Drupal
5 24 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.40%) WordPress
7 20 (2.18%) IIS
8 19 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 18 (1.96%) JBoss
10 17 (1.85%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 14 (1.53%) Red Hat Fuse
12 11 (1.20%) Jadu
12 11 (1.20%) Tomcat
13 10 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.76%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.76%) IBM Domino
15 6 (0.65%) EPiServer
16 5 (0.54%) Umbraco
17 4 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 14 (1.53%) Sketch
3 12 (1.31%) Chatbot
4 11 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (1.20%) InVision
5 7 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.54%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.44%) InDesign
7 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.22%) Figma
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) GIMP
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.29%) Magento
2 9 (0.98%) Shopify
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.11%) Radian6
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 176 (19.17%) Azure
2 113 (12.31%) AWS
3 52 (5.66%) GitHub
4 51 (5.56%) npm
5 23 (2.51%) Serverless
6 21 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (2.07%) SaaS
8 17 (1.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 17 (1.85%) PaaS
9 16 (1.74%) Azure Service Bus
10 15 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (1.63%) Google Analytics
11 13 (1.42%) Amazon ECS
11 13 (1.42%) GCP
11 13 (1.42%) Power Platform
12 10 (1.09%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.87%) Azure Functions
15 7 (0.76%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.61%) Internet
2 16 (1.74%) HTTP
3 9 (0.98%) SSL
4 8 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.54%) RTMP
6 4 (0.44%) DNS
7 3 (0.33%) Intranet
8 2 (0.22%) SNMP
9 1 (0.11%) AMQP
9 1 (0.11%) DHCP
9 1 (0.11%) Extranet
9 1 (0.11%) Firewall
9 1 (0.11%) FTP
9 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) SMTP
9 1 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.11%) Telnet
9 1 (0.11%) VPN
9 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.11%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.43%) MySQL
3 51 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 43 (4.68%) MongoDB
5 38 (4.14%) NoSQL
6 26 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.74%) Redis
8 13 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (0.87%) Big Data
10 8 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.87%) KDB
10 8 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.87%) Power BI
10 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.76%) DB2
11 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 265 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 122 (13.29%) Jenkins
3 78 (8.50%) webpack
4 65 (7.08%) JIRA
5 54 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 48 (5.23%) Cypress.io
7 47 (5.12%) Maven
7 47 (5.12%) Selenium
8 45 (4.90%) Grunt
9 41 (4.47%) Cucumber
10 39 (4.25%) JUnit
11 38 (4.14%) gulp
12 33 (3.59%) Visual Studio
13 31 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
14 29 (3.16%) Subversion
15 24 (2.61%) SonarQube
16 23 (2.51%) Bitbucket
16 23 (2.51%) Mocha
16 23 (2.51%) TeamCity
17 22 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 164 (17.86%) Finance
2 156 (16.99%) Social Skills
3 149 (16.23%) Banking
4 76 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (6.43%) Investment Banking
6 43 (4.68%) Front Office
7 35 (3.81%) Marketing
8 30 (3.27%) Law
9 29 (3.16%) Public Sector
10 27 (2.94%) Retail
11 16 (1.74%) Retail Banking
12 14 (1.53%) Influencing Skills
13 13 (1.42%) Games
14 10 (1.09%) Local Government
15 9 (0.98%) Organisational Skills
15 9 (0.98%) Telecoms
16 8 (0.87%) Advertising
16 8 (0.87%) Publishing
17 6 (0.65%) Documentation Skills
18 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 751 (81.81%) Developer
2 197 (21.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 151 (16.45%) React Developer
4 127 (13.83%) Senior Developer
5 98 (10.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 91 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
7 73 (7.95%) .NET Developer
7 73 (7.95%) Java Developer
8 63 (6.86%) UI Developer
9 61 (6.64%) Angular Developer
10 57 (6.21%) C# Developer
11 42 (4.58%) HTML Developer
12 36 (3.92%) Lead Developer
13 35 (3.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 33 (3.59%) PHP Developer
15 31 (3.38%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
16 30 (3.27%) Web Developer
17 29 (3.16%) Architect
17 29 (3.16%) Python Developer
18 27 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 918 (100.00%) HTML
2 697 (75.93%) CSS
3 448 (48.80%) CSS3
4 358 (39.00%) AngularJS
5 357 (38.89%) React
6 211 (22.98%) .NET
7 197 (21.46%) Node.js
8 169 (18.41%) Sass
9 168 (18.30%) jQuery
10 158 (17.21%) Redux
11 145 (15.80%) REST
12 127 (13.83%) Web Services
13 125 (13.62%) Spring
14 102 (11.11%) RESTful
14 102 (11.11%) Vue.js
15 91 (9.91%) JSON
16 76 (8.28%) Jest
17 74 (8.06%) ASP.NET
17 74 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 69 (7.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 190 (20.70%) User Experience
2 43 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 33 (3.59%) Data Structures
7 21 (2.29%) Clustering
7 21 (2.29%) Fixed Income
8 16 (1.74%) W3C
9 14 (1.53%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.53%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.42%) Graphic Design
10 13 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.42%) Social Media
11 12 (1.31%) Cloud Native
12 11 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.20%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.79%) Linux
2 27 (2.94%) Unix
3 20 (2.18%) Windows
4 18 (1.96%) Android
5 16 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.33%) VMS
8 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Tizen
9 1 (0.11%) webOS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (25.82%) Front End Development
3 228 (24.84%) TDD
4 184 (20.04%) Web Development
5 179 (19.50%) DevOps
6 148 (16.12%) Scrum
7 144 (15.69%) Microservices
8 140 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
9 130 (14.16%) Software Engineering
10 129 (14.05%) Test Automation
11 112 (12.20%) MVC
12 111 (12.09%) Unit Testing
13 103 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
14 100 (10.89%) OO
15 88 (9.59%) BDD
16 66 (7.19%) Open Source
17 59 (6.43%) OOP
18 58 (6.32%) SDLC
19 56 (6.10%) E-Commerce
19 56 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 737 (80.28%) JavaScript
2 217 (23.64%) SQL
3 216 (23.53%) TypeScript
4 198 (21.57%) Java
5 179 (19.50%) C#
6 112 (12.20%) ES6
7 105 (11.44%) PHP
8 99 (10.78%) Python
9 49 (5.34%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.81%) Java 8
11 21 (2.29%) C++
11 21 (2.29%) Scala
12 18 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.85%) Ruby
14 15 (1.63%) Go
15 13 (1.42%) Kotlin
16 12 (1.31%) ES7
17 11 (1.20%) C
17 11 (1.20%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (6.21%) Degree
2 38 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.09%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.76%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.11%) ISEB
8 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (9.37%) Accessibility
2 25 (2.72%) QA
3 22 (2.40%) WCAG
4 11 (1.20%) GDPR
5 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.33%) MiFID
6 2 (0.22%) HL7
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) WAI
System Software
1 99 (10.78%) Docker
2 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (4.36%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.42%) Ansible
2 13 (1.42%) Terraform
3 11 (1.20%) Puppet
4 6 (0.65%) Kibana
5 5 (0.54%) Grafana
6 3 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.22%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.22%) Nagios
7 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.22%) Rancher
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 109 (11.87%) Oracle
2 81 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 53 (5.77%) Adobe
4 28 (3.05%) Google
5 18 (1.96%) DevExpress
6 14 (1.53%) Optimizely
7 12 (1.31%) SAP
8 11 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.09%) hybris
9 10 (1.09%) Telerik
10 9 (0.98%) VMware
11 8 (0.87%) MEDITECH
11 8 (0.87%) RedGate
11 8 (0.87%) webMethods
12 7 (0.76%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 7 (0.76%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.76%) Xerox
13 6 (0.65%) IBM
13 6 (0.65%) MuleSoft
14 5 (0.54%) Apple