Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 131 86 61
Rank change year-on-year -45 -25 -14
Contract jobs citing HTML5 884 2,588 3,828
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.90% 2.85% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 8.73% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 1,903 2,930
Median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £305
90th Percentile £669 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.71% -11.88%
10th Percentile £26.90 £15.05 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.00 £57.15 £65.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £28.79
% change year-on-year +23.19% +19.85% -28.04%

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 14,115 29,652 33,292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.37% 32.64% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,517 20,738 23,412
Median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £330 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £443 £413
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 308 341
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +0.56% +4.36%
10th Percentile £21.56 £18.39 £16.25
90th Percentile £63.00 £60.23 £62.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +4.94% +1.25%

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 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for HTML5 in the UK

HTML5
Top 18 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 30 May 2020. 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 -42 809 £450 -5.21% 294
London -35 480 £500 - 87
UK excluding London -54 366 £400 -2.44% 227
South East -37 92 £388 -8.82% 42
North of England -25 83 £400 - 76
Midlands +4 57 £430 +7.50% 45
Work from Home -18 53 £400 +6.67% 36
South West -4 51 £388 -8.82% 28
North West +6 46 £400 +3.49% 38
West Midlands +33 37 £488 +21.88% 22
East of England +32 35 £400 -3.03% 16
Scotland -14 33 £425 -1.45% 7
Yorkshire +4 27 £394 +5.07% 19
East Midlands -12 20 £350 -9.68% 23
North East -10 10 £350 -12.50% 19
Wales -15 10 £425 +4.94% 12
Northern Ireland +4 4 £300 -36.00% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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.

1 884 (100.00%) HTML
2 679 (76.81%) JavaScript
3 677 (76.58%) CSS
4 441 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
5 419 (47.40%) CSS3
6 292 (33.03%) React
7 253 (28.62%) Front End Development
8 248 (28.05%) AngularJS
9 237 (26.81%) Git (software)
10 224 (25.34%) Java
11 184 (20.81%) .NET
12 173 (19.57%) Node.js
13 169 (19.12%) Sass
14 165 (18.67%) C#
15 163 (18.44%) TDD
16 161 (18.21%) User Experience
17 158 (17.87%) jQuery
18 149 (16.86%) Web Development
19 147 (16.63%) Test Automation
20 143 (16.18%) DevOps
21 134 (15.16%) RESTful
22 130 (14.71%) SQL Server
23 126 (14.25%) SQL
24 122 (13.80%) Azure
25 120 (13.57%) REST
26 117 (13.24%) TypeScript
27 116 (13.12%) Redux
27 116 (13.12%) Scrum
28 115 (13.01%) Web Services
29 112 (12.67%) OO

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 48 (5.43%) CMS
2 37 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.60%) Drupal
5 19 (2.15%) WordPress
6 16 (1.81%) Apache
7 15 (1.70%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.36%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.24%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (1.02%) Confluence
10 9 (1.02%) IIS
11 8 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.68%) Headless CMS
13 6 (0.68%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.57%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.45%) nginx
16 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (4.19%) Sketch
2 24 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 23 (2.60%) InVision
4 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (1.02%) Zeplin
5 8 (0.90%) Figma
6 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe XD
8 3 (0.34%) InDesign
8 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 10 (1.13%) Magento
2 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.34%) Shopify
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.11%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 122 (13.80%) Azure
2 62 (7.01%) AWS
3 55 (6.22%) GitHub
4 35 (3.96%) npm
5 16 (1.81%) SaaS
6 15 (1.70%) Power Platform
7 14 (1.58%) Serverless
8 12 (1.36%) PaaS
9 11 (1.24%) GCP
10 10 (1.13%) Office 365
10 10 (1.13%) OpenShift
11 9 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.90%) IaaS
13 7 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.79%) Yarn
14 6 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.68%) Amazon Cognito
14 6 (0.68%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.68%) Apigee
14 6 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.96%) HTTP
2 15 (1.70%) RTMP
3 9 (1.02%) SSL
4 7 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.68%) AMQP
5 6 (0.68%) Firewall
6 5 (0.57%) DHCP
6 5 (0.57%) DOCSIS
6 5 (0.57%) DSL
6 5 (0.57%) MQTT
6 5 (0.57%) SNMP
7 4 (0.45%) DNS
7 4 (0.45%) SMS
8 3 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.34%) SSH
9 2 (0.23%) Skype
9 2 (0.23%) VPN
9 2 (0.23%) Wireless
10 1 (0.11%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.71%) MySQL
3 74 (8.37%) Relational Database
4 69 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 41 (4.64%) NoSQL
6 32 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (3.39%) Redis
8 24 (2.71%) Big Data
8 24 (2.71%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.90%) KDB
10 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.68%) Neo4j
12 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.57%) Aerospike
13 5 (0.57%) Power BI
13 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.57%) UniData
Development Applications
1 237 (26.81%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 61 (6.90%) webpack
4 58 (6.56%) Selenium
5 50 (5.66%) gulp
6 41 (4.64%) Grunt
6 41 (4.64%) JUnit
7 40 (4.52%) Visual Studio
8 37 (4.19%) JIRA
9 33 (3.73%) git-flow
9 33 (3.73%) Maven
10 30 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (3.05%) Jasmine
12 26 (2.94%) Gradle
13 22 (2.49%) Axure RP
13 22 (2.49%) Mockito
14 20 (2.26%) NUnit
15 19 (2.15%) Subversion
16 18 (2.04%) GitLab
17 17 (1.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 99 (11.20%) Finance
2 86 (9.73%) Banking
3 49 (5.54%) Investment Banking
4 38 (4.30%) Front Office
5 33 (3.73%) Public Sector
6 21 (2.38%) Marketing
7 20 (2.26%) Retail
8 19 (2.15%) Law
9 15 (1.70%) Games
10 9 (1.02%) Publishing
11 6 (0.68%) Advertising
12 5 (0.57%) Back Office
12 5 (0.57%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.34%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Electronics
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.23%) French Language
15 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 725 (82.01%) Developer
2 184 (20.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 149 (16.86%) React Developer
4 135 (15.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 96 (10.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 89 (10.07%) Angular Developer
7 86 (9.73%) HTML Developer
8 83 (9.39%) .NET Developer
9 79 (8.94%) Java Developer
10 68 (7.69%) UI Developer
11 61 (6.90%) C# Developer
12 54 (6.11%) Senior Developer
13 51 (5.77%) Web Developer
14 47 (5.32%) Designer
15 32 (3.62%) HTML CSS Developer
16 30 (3.39%) UI Designer
17 27 (3.05%) Azure Developer
17 27 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
18 25 (2.83%) ASP.NET Developer
19 24 (2.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 884 (100.00%) HTML
2 677 (76.58%) CSS
3 419 (47.40%) CSS3
4 292 (33.03%) React
5 248 (28.05%) AngularJS
6 184 (20.81%) .NET
7 173 (19.57%) Node.js
8 169 (19.12%) Sass
9 158 (17.87%) jQuery
10 134 (15.16%) RESTful
11 120 (13.57%) REST
12 116 (13.12%) Redux
13 115 (13.01%) Web Services
14 93 (10.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 82 (9.28%) JSON
16 72 (8.14%) ASP.NET
17 71 (8.03%) Spring
18 58 (6.56%) Vue.js
19 57 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
20 56 (6.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 161 (18.21%) User Experience
2 58 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 45 (5.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 39 (4.41%) Data Structures
4 39 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.38%) W3C
8 18 (2.04%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (1.47%) Derivative
11 12 (1.36%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.24%) Reinsurance
12 11 (1.24%) SCORM
13 9 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (0.90%) Animation
15 7 (0.79%) Equities
15 7 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
16 6 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.00%) Linux
2 41 (4.64%) Windows
3 37 (4.19%) Android
4 27 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.79%) Unix
7 3 (0.34%) CentOS
7 3 (0.34%) VMS
8 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) tvOS
9 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (28.62%) Front End Development
3 163 (18.44%) TDD
4 149 (16.86%) Web Development
5 147 (16.63%) Test Automation
6 143 (16.18%) DevOps
7 116 (13.12%) Scrum
8 112 (12.67%) OO
9 100 (11.31%) MVC
10 97 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
11 94 (10.63%) Microservices
12 84 (9.50%) SDLC
13 73 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 73 (8.26%) Unit Testing
14 59 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (5.43%) SOLID
15 48 (5.43%) Wireframes
16 47 (5.32%) Responsive Web Design
17 45 (5.09%) BDD
17 45 (5.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 679 (76.81%) JavaScript
2 224 (25.34%) Java
3 165 (18.67%) C#
4 126 (14.25%) SQL
5 117 (13.24%) TypeScript
6 97 (10.97%) ES6
7 68 (7.69%) Python
8 65 (7.35%) PHP
9 32 (3.62%) Java 8
10 31 (3.51%) Scala
11 24 (2.71%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.60%) Kotlin
13 17 (1.92%) Ruby
14 15 (1.70%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.24%) ES7
16 10 (1.13%) C
16 10 (1.13%) Groovy
17 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.79%) C++
18 7 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 48 (5.43%) Degree
3 39 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.34%) CCNA
8 3 (0.34%) CCNP
8 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.23%) MCSD
10 1 (0.11%) CIPD
10 1 (0.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.66%) WCAG
2 46 (5.20%) QA
3 9 (1.02%) WAI
4 6 (0.68%) GDPR
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 56 (6.33%) Docker
2 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (2.60%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.81%) Ansible
3 12 (1.36%) Kibana
4 10 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.13%) Terraform
5 4 (0.45%) Grafana
5 4 (0.45%) Istio
6 3 (0.34%) Consul
6 3 (0.34%) Packer
7 2 (0.23%) OpenNebula
8 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.66%) Oracle
3 29 (3.28%) Adobe
4 27 (3.05%) Google
5 18 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.81%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.36%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.24%) Demandware
9 8 (0.90%) hybris
10 7 (0.79%) Splunk
11 6 (0.68%) StreamSets
12 5 (0.57%) Databricks
12 5 (0.57%) Gemalto
12 5 (0.57%) IBM
12 5 (0.57%) Nokia
12 5 (0.57%) SAP
13 4 (0.45%) Cisco
13 4 (0.45%) jBASE
13 4 (0.45%) Nintex
14 3 (0.34%) New Relic