Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 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
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 155 118 78
Rank change year-on-year -37 -40 -20
Contract jobs citing HTML5 816 1,354 3,046
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.70% 2.05% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 6.83% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 988 2,288
Median daily rate £480 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.12% +3.22%
10th Percentile £321 £300 £319
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +87.62% -1.62%
10th Percentile £25.50 £16.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.00 £54.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £26.65
% change year-on-year -20.00% +87.62% -13.08%

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 14,628 19,832 32,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.41% 30.03% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,352 13,949 23,176
Median daily rate £492 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.65% +2.56% +4.84%
10th Percentile £325 £330 £325
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £433
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.99% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 184 258
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.96 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +10.49% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24.30 £19.95 £17.50
90th Percentile £63.60 £78.38 £60.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 7 March 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 7 March 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 7 March 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 -29 688 £500 +11.11% 628
London -17 453 £525 +5.00% 208
UK excluding London -20 262 £413 +3.13% 462
Work from Home -65 251 £500 +42.86% 168
South East +18 70 £358 -7.74% 93
Scotland +31 54 £405 -4.71% 19
North of England -7 47 £450 +12.50% 148
Midlands +3 41 £450 - 80
North West +6 28 £434 +5.79% 92
East Midlands +22 24 £400 +1.59% 28
South West -3 24 £440 +13.55% 62
Yorkshire +12 17 £450 +12.50% 39
East of England +30 13 £325 -13.33% 36
West Midlands -17 11 £500 - 52
Wales +16 8 £388 +8.01% 18
Northern Ireland +8 5 £447 -18.68% 6
North East +15 2 - - 17

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 816 (100.00%) HTML
2 631 (77.33%) JavaScript
3 630 (77.21%) CSS
4 429 (52.57%) CSS3
5 398 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
6 305 (37.38%) AngularJS
7 285 (34.93%) React
8 252 (30.88%) Git (software)
9 228 (27.94%) Java
10 223 (27.33%) Front End Development
11 196 (24.02%) TDD
12 193 (23.65%) Web Development
13 185 (22.67%) User Experience
14 184 (22.55%) Node.js
15 175 (21.45%) Azure
16 166 (20.34%) REST
17 164 (20.10%) DevOps
17 164 (20.10%) .NET
18 159 (19.49%) Sass
19 151 (18.50%) Microservices
19 151 (18.50%) Spring
20 149 (18.26%) Jenkins
21 148 (18.14%) jQuery
22 146 (17.89%) SQL
23 139 (17.03%) Finance
24 134 (16.42%) C#
25 132 (16.18%) TypeScript
26 128 (15.69%) Redux
27 127 (15.56%) OO
28 124 (15.20%) 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 41 (5.02%) Apache
2 32 (3.92%) CMS
3 31 (3.80%) Confluence
3 31 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (3.80%) Red Hat Fuse
4 22 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 21 (2.57%) WordPress
6 20 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.08%) Drupal
8 16 (1.96%) JBoss
9 13 (1.59%) Jadu
10 12 (1.47%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.35%) IIS
12 10 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 9 (1.10%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.86%) Jetty
15 6 (0.74%) Mendix
15 6 (0.74%) MQSeries
16 5 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 15 (1.84%) Chatbot
3 9 (1.10%) Sketch
4 8 (0.98%) Figma
5 7 (0.86%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.61%) Zeplin
7 4 (0.49%) InVision
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.12%) GIMP
10 1 (0.12%) Maya
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (2.08%) Magento
2 11 (1.35%) Shopify
3 6 (0.74%) Teamcenter
4 5 (0.61%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.37%) Aligne
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.12%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 175 (21.45%) Azure
2 122 (14.95%) AWS
3 39 (4.78%) GitHub
4 22 (2.70%) PaaS
4 22 (2.70%) Serverless
5 20 (2.45%) npm
6 19 (2.33%) GCP
7 15 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (1.59%) Power Platform
9 13 (1.59%) SaaS
10 12 (1.47%) Google Analytics
11 11 (1.35%) Apigee
11 11 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 10 (1.23%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (1.23%) Logic Apps
13 9 (1.10%) Azure Functions
14 8 (0.98%) Microsoft 365
14 8 (0.98%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.94%) HTTP
2 9 (1.10%) Internet
2 9 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.74%) SSH
3 6 (0.74%) SSL
4 4 (0.49%) DSL
4 4 (0.49%) DVB
5 3 (0.37%) DNS
6 2 (0.25%) Intranet
6 2 (0.25%) Skype
6 2 (0.25%) SNMP
7 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.12%) Extranet
7 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 53 (6.50%) MySQL
4 46 (5.64%) MongoDB
5 40 (4.90%) NoSQL
6 36 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.57%) RDBMS
8 18 (2.21%) Big Data
9 16 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
10 11 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (1.23%) Redis
12 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.86%) Power BI
14 6 (0.74%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.61%) KDB
15 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.49%) DB2
16 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 252 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 149 (18.26%) Jenkins
3 79 (9.68%) JIRA
4 69 (8.46%) webpack
5 59 (7.23%) gulp
6 51 (6.25%) Grunt
7 50 (6.13%) Jasmine
8 47 (5.76%) Maven
9 45 (5.51%) Selenium
10 35 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
11 29 (3.55%) JUnit
12 28 (3.43%) Mocha
12 28 (3.43%) SonarQube
13 26 (3.19%) Gradle
14 25 (3.06%) Cucumber
14 25 (3.06%) Cypress.io
14 25 (3.06%) Subversion
15 23 (2.82%) Protractor
15 23 (2.82%) Visual Studio
16 22 (2.70%) git-flow
General
1 139 (17.03%) Finance
2 116 (14.22%) Banking
3 47 (5.76%) Investment Banking
4 41 (5.02%) Public Sector
5 34 (4.17%) Law
6 28 (3.43%) Marketing
7 25 (3.06%) Retail
8 22 (2.70%) Front Office
9 12 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.35%) Local Government
11 8 (0.98%) Advertising
11 8 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.49%) French Language
13 4 (0.49%) Welsh Language
14 3 (0.37%) Electronics
14 3 (0.37%) Legal
14 3 (0.37%) Publishing
15 2 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 652 (79.90%) Developer
2 175 (21.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 111 (13.60%) React Developer
4 78 (9.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 75 (9.19%) Java Developer
6 73 (8.95%) Angular Developer
7 61 (7.48%) Senior Developer
8 55 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
9 53 (6.50%) .NET Developer
10 45 (5.51%) UI Developer
11 41 (5.02%) Web Developer
12 40 (4.90%) HTML Developer
13 36 (4.41%) Architect
14 35 (4.29%) C# Developer
15 32 (3.92%) PHP Developer
16 28 (3.43%) Lead Developer
17 25 (3.06%) UX Developer
18 24 (2.94%) Designer
18 24 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
19 22 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 816 (100.00%) HTML
2 630 (77.21%) CSS
3 429 (52.57%) CSS3
4 305 (37.38%) AngularJS
5 285 (34.93%) React
6 184 (22.55%) Node.js
7 166 (20.34%) REST
8 164 (20.10%) .NET
9 159 (19.49%) Sass
10 151 (18.50%) Spring
11 148 (18.14%) jQuery
12 128 (15.69%) Redux
13 114 (13.97%) Web Services
14 98 (12.01%) RESTful
15 94 (11.52%) JSON
16 92 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 85 (10.42%) Vue.js
18 63 (7.72%) LESS
19 62 (7.60%) Spring Boot
19 62 (7.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 185 (22.67%) User Experience
2 65 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.78%) Mobile App
5 36 (4.41%) Clustering
6 26 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 25 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.08%) Public Cloud
10 16 (1.96%) Cloud Native
10 16 (1.96%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.72%) Social Media
11 14 (1.72%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.59%) Fixed Income
13 12 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.47%) W3C
14 11 (1.35%) Graphic Design
15 10 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
16 9 (1.10%) Algorithms
17 8 (0.98%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (8.58%) Linux
2 38 (4.66%) Apple iOS
3 35 (4.29%) Android
4 21 (2.57%) Unix
5 16 (1.96%) Windows
6 11 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.98%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.61%) CentOS
9 5 (0.61%) Debian
9 5 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.37%) VMS
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.12%) Tizen
12 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.12%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (27.33%) Front End Development
3 196 (24.02%) TDD
4 193 (23.65%) Web Development
5 164 (20.10%) DevOps
6 151 (18.50%) Microservices
7 127 (15.56%) OO
8 124 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
9 116 (14.22%) Scrum
10 113 (13.85%) Test Automation
11 94 (11.52%) Unit Testing
12 88 (10.78%) Software Engineering
13 82 (10.05%) MVC
14 74 (9.07%) BDD
15 72 (8.82%) SDLC
16 71 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
17 69 (8.46%) Open Source
18 60 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
19 58 (7.11%) OOP
20 56 (6.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 631 (77.33%) JavaScript
2 228 (27.94%) Java
3 146 (17.89%) SQL
4 134 (16.42%) C#
5 132 (16.18%) TypeScript
6 96 (11.76%) Python
7 91 (11.15%) PHP
8 89 (10.91%) ES6
9 51 (6.25%) Java 8
10 29 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 24 (2.94%) C++
12 23 (2.82%) Ruby
13 21 (2.57%) Go
14 20 (2.45%) C
14 20 (2.45%) Scala
15 17 (2.08%) Groovy
16 13 (1.59%) Kotlin
17 11 (1.35%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.23%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 65 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 61 (7.48%) Degree
4 28 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.45%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.74%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.25%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.66%) QA
2 35 (4.29%) WCAG
3 15 (1.84%) GDPR
4 7 (0.86%) MiFID
5 5 (0.61%) PMO
6 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) NCSC
7 2 (0.25%) NIST
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 78 (9.56%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 41 (5.02%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.72%) Terraform
3 11 (1.35%) Puppet
4 8 (0.98%) Ansible
4 8 (0.98%) Kibana
5 5 (0.61%) Salt
6 3 (0.37%) Grafana
7 2 (0.25%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 80 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 77 (9.44%) Oracle
3 30 (3.68%) Adobe
4 28 (3.43%) Google
5 23 (2.82%) SAP
6 16 (1.96%) MuleSoft
7 12 (1.47%) Optimizely
8 10 (1.23%) hybris
8 10 (1.23%) Splunk
9 9 (1.10%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.10%) VMware
10 8 (0.98%) MEDITECH
10 8 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.74%) Apple
11 6 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.61%) Axway
12 5 (0.61%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.61%) Hortonworks
12 5 (0.61%) Sybase
12 5 (0.61%) webMethods