Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 65 48
Rank change year-on-year -42 -17 -5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 1,921 3,791 4,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.26% 3.67% 4.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.33% 10.51% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,356 2,684 3,143
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 22
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £31.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +9.48% -20.08%
10th Percentile £20.50 £19.54 £13.88
90th Percentile £122.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £31.97
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.48% -14.75%

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 26,192 36,058 32,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.88% 34.91% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,216 25,386 22,514
UK median daily rate £499 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 319 365
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £41.61 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.94% +4.03% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20.26 £15.65 £18.20
90th Percentile £70.00 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.31
% change year-on-year +2.41% +2.96% +11.96%

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 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -38 1,780 £468 +3.89% 1,054
London -29 1,048 £500 - 341
UK excluding London -60 824 £400 - 805
South East -70 233 £425 +6.25% 181
North of England -26 193 £395 +5.05% 225
Midlands -40 126 £413 +10.00% 113
North West -17 113 £375 - 131
South West -48 110 £400 - 109
West Midlands -21 90 £425 +6.25% 54
Scotland -50 70 £425 +6.25% 60
East of England -33 57 £375 -6.25% 86
Yorkshire -27 56 £425 +13.33% 65
East Midlands -46 30 £361 -0.91% 58
Wales +19 29 £418 +4.38% 26
North East -7 24 £400 -3.03% 29
Northern Ireland +11 8 £475 -20.83% 5

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1,921 (100.00%) HTML
2 1,631 (84.90%) CSS
3 1,507 (78.45%) JavaScript
4 1,113 (57.94%) CSS3
5 964 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
6 727 (37.84%) AngularJS
7 699 (36.39%) React
8 621 (32.33%) Front End Development
9 515 (26.81%) Git (software)
10 462 (24.05%) Node.js
11 455 (23.69%) TDD
12 428 (22.28%) Java
13 395 (20.56%) Sass
14 375 (19.52%) Redux
15 361 (18.79%) jQuery
16 359 (18.69%) .NET
17 351 (18.27%) C#
18 326 (16.97%) User Experience
18 326 (16.97%) TypeScript
19 303 (15.77%) Scrum
20 299 (15.56%) SQL
21 287 (14.94%) Web Development
22 286 (14.89%) RESTful
23 268 (13.95%) ES6
24 267 (13.90%) Test Automation
25 255 (13.27%) REST
26 253 (13.17%) Azure
27 248 (12.91%) Finance
28 243 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 241 (12.55%) MVC

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
1 137 (7.13%) CMS
2 67 (3.49%) WordPress
3 63 (3.28%) Confluence
4 46 (2.39%) Apache
5 45 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 42 (2.19%) Drupal
7 40 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (1.61%) JBoss
9 23 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 22 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 21 (1.09%) nginx
11 21 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 20 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (0.99%) IIS
13 19 (0.99%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (0.78%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (0.52%) Magnolia
17 10 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (5.47%) Photoshop
2 42 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (1.46%) GIMP
4 23 (1.20%) Sketch
5 20 (1.04%) Adobe XD
5 20 (1.04%) InDesign
6 18 (0.94%) InVision
7 15 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (0.47%) Zeplin
10 8 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.26%) SketchUp
13 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.21%) UXPin
14 3 (0.16%) UserZoom
15 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
16 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.68%) Magento
2 10 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.21%) Shopify
4 3 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.052%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.052%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 253 (13.17%) Azure
2 139 (7.24%) AWS
3 104 (5.41%) GitHub
4 96 (5.00%) npm
5 48 (2.50%) Google Analytics
6 31 (1.61%) Serverless
7 25 (1.30%) SaaS
8 24 (1.25%) OpenShift
9 22 (1.15%) Power Platform
10 20 (1.04%) GCP
11 18 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
11 18 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (0.94%) PaaS
11 18 (0.94%) Yarn
12 16 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 14 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
15 13 (0.68%) Amazon S3
16 11 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
17 9 (0.47%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.22%) HTTP
2 34 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.67%) SSL
4 20 (1.04%) SSH
5 13 (0.68%) Intranet
6 10 (0.52%) DSL
7 6 (0.31%) DNS
7 6 (0.31%) Internet
8 5 (0.26%) FTP
8 5 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.21%) Network Security
9 4 (0.21%) Skype
10 3 (0.16%) RTMP
10 3 (0.16%) VPN
11 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.052%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.052%) Firewall
12 1 (0.052%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.052%) POP3
12 1 (0.052%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (10.72%) SQL Server
2 152 (7.91%) MySQL
3 114 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 93 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 81 (4.22%) MongoDB
6 37 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (1.61%) Big Data
8 26 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 24 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 19 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 19 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.73%) Power BI
13 14 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 515 (26.81%) Git (software)
2 174 (9.06%) webpack
3 166 (8.64%) Jenkins
4 134 (6.98%) gulp
5 131 (6.82%) JIRA
6 108 (5.62%) Selenium
7 105 (5.47%) Grunt
8 78 (4.06%) Cucumber
9 77 (4.01%) Jasmine
10 70 (3.64%) JUnit
11 69 (3.59%) Karma Test Runner
12 63 (3.28%) Maven
12 63 (3.28%) Visual Studio
13 62 (3.23%) Subversion
14 43 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (2.03%) Bitbucket
16 38 (1.98%) Mocha
17 37 (1.93%) Visual Studio Team System
18 36 (1.87%) TeamCity
19 35 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 248 (12.91%) Finance
2 118 (6.14%) Banking
3 76 (3.96%) Marketing
3 76 (3.96%) Retail
4 73 (3.80%) Public Sector
5 72 (3.75%) Front Office
6 37 (1.93%) Games
7 33 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.67%) Law
9 24 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.09%) Publishing
11 20 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.68%) Advertising
13 11 (0.57%) Electronics
14 7 (0.36%) Automotive
15 6 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.26%) Legal
16 5 (0.26%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,696 (88.29%) Developer
2 469 (24.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 351 (18.27%) React Developer
4 253 (13.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 220 (11.45%) Angular Developer
6 206 (10.72%) Full Stack Developer
7 179 (9.32%) .NET Developer
8 168 (8.75%) Java Developer
9 129 (6.72%) HTML Developer
10 111 (5.78%) Senior Developer
11 108 (5.62%) UI Developer
12 97 (5.05%) C# Developer
12 97 (5.05%) Web Developer
13 79 (4.11%) PHP Developer
14 68 (3.54%) HTML CSS Developer
15 58 (3.02%) Designer
16 55 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
17 46 (2.39%) Scala Developer
18 41 (2.13%) Azure Developer
18 41 (2.13%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,921 (100.00%) HTML
2 1,631 (84.90%) CSS
3 1,113 (57.94%) CSS3
4 727 (37.84%) AngularJS
5 699 (36.39%) React
6 462 (24.05%) Node.js
7 395 (20.56%) Sass
8 375 (19.52%) Redux
9 361 (18.79%) jQuery
10 359 (18.69%) .NET
11 286 (14.89%) RESTful
12 255 (13.27%) REST
13 243 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 228 (11.87%) JSON
15 220 (11.45%) Spring
16 176 (9.16%) Web Services
17 168 (8.75%) ASP.NET
18 161 (8.38%) Vue.js
19 136 (7.08%) LESS
20 134 (6.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 326 (16.97%) User Experience
2 116 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
3 98 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 85 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (1.93%) Data Structures
6 33 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.35%) Derivative
9 23 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.15%) Graphic Design
11 20 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
12 19 (0.99%) Hedge funds
12 19 (0.99%) Social Media
13 16 (0.83%) Virtual Team
14 15 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
15 14 (0.73%) Fixed Income
15 14 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (0.68%) e-Learning
16 13 (0.68%) Equities
17 12 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 128 (6.66%) Linux
2 58 (3.02%) Apple iOS
3 55 (2.86%) Windows
4 48 (2.50%) Android
5 38 (1.98%) Unix
6 21 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.68%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.42%) CentOS
9 7 (0.36%) Debian
9 7 (0.36%) VMS
10 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.16%) Solaris
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.10%) AIX
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.052%) tvOS
13 1 (0.052%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 964 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
2 621 (32.33%) Front End Development
3 455 (23.69%) TDD
4 303 (15.77%) Scrum
5 287 (14.94%) Web Development
6 267 (13.90%) Test Automation
7 241 (12.55%) MVC
8 224 (11.66%) OO
9 216 (11.24%) DevOps
10 213 (11.09%) Microservices
11 195 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
12 179 (9.32%) BDD
13 151 (7.86%) Unit Testing
14 148 (7.70%) Responsive Web Design
15 147 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
16 144 (7.50%) Analytics
17 103 (5.36%) E-Commerce
18 102 (5.31%) Open Source
19 100 (5.21%) Software Engineering
20 95 (4.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,507 (78.45%) JavaScript
2 428 (22.28%) Java
3 351 (18.27%) C#
4 326 (16.97%) TypeScript
5 299 (15.56%) SQL
6 268 (13.95%) ES6
7 167 (8.69%) PHP
8 98 (5.10%) Python
9 95 (4.95%) Scala
10 77 (4.01%) Java 8
11 74 (3.85%) Ruby
12 54 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 47 (2.45%) ES7
14 38 (1.98%) Groovy
15 25 (1.30%) PHP 7
16 24 (1.25%) Perl
17 23 (1.20%) PL/SQL
18 21 (1.09%) Shell Script
19 17 (0.88%) Bash Shell
20 16 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 117 (6.09%) Security Cleared
2 82 (4.27%) Degree
3 68 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.52%) DBS Check
5 10 (0.52%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.16%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.10%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.10%) HND
9 2 (0.10%) MCSD
10 1 (0.052%) HNC
10 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.052%) MBA
10 1 (0.052%) MCSE
10 1 (0.052%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.052%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.59%) WCAG
2 43 (2.24%) QA
3 9 (0.47%) GDPR
4 8 (0.42%) PMO
5 5 (0.26%) WAI
6 2 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 155 (8.07%) Docker
2 4 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.052%) GridGain
4 1 (0.052%) HDFS
4 1 (0.052%) Varnish
4 1 (0.052%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (3.28%) Kubernetes
2 35 (1.82%) Kibana
3 26 (1.35%) Grafana
4 19 (0.99%) Puppet
5 9 (0.47%) Ansible
5 9 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (0.47%) Terraform
6 6 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.31%) Salt
7 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.10%) Control-M
8 2 (0.10%) Nagios
8 2 (0.10%) Packer
8 2 (0.10%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.052%) Graphite
9 1 (0.052%) MIIS
9 1 (0.052%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.052%) Tivoli NetView
9 1 (0.052%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 153 (7.96%) Microsoft
2 91 (4.74%) Oracle
3 88 (4.58%) Google
4 84 (4.37%) Adobe
5 29 (1.51%) Atlassian
6 23 (1.20%) Apple
7 19 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 16 (0.83%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 15 (0.78%) SAP
10 14 (0.73%) Sybase
10 14 (0.73%) Xamarin
11 13 (0.68%) Yahoo!
12 12 (0.62%) hybris
12 12 (0.62%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.62%) Splunk
12 12 (0.62%) webMethods
13 9 (0.47%) Hotjar
13 9 (0.47%) MuleSoft
14 8 (0.42%) HubSpot