Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 42 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing HTML5 4237 4736 4461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.39% 4.37% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.66% 15.15% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3114 3489 3176
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £290 £267 £258
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 54
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £32.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -5.63% +9.50%
10th Percentile £15.40 £9.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.95 £43.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.14 £35.44
% change year-on-year +28.47% -12.13% +28.85%

HTML5 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31025 31271 30884
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.18% 28.82% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21421 21866 20516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £308 £294 £269
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 376 475
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.81% +5.83%
10th Percentile £16.00 £12.25 £15.04
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £54.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.02
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.76% +9.77%

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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 2017. 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 -8 3952 £425 +6.25% 765
London -10 2231 £475 +8.57% 291
UK excluding London +5 1954 £365 +4.29% 496
South East +7 578 £373 +6.43% 102
North of England 0 471 £375 -6.25% 169
Midlands +16 351 £350 +7.69% 86
North West +7 253 £370 -5.50% 100
East Midlands +2 187 £325 +8.33% 46
Yorkshire -17 168 £384 -4.06% 62
East of England -7 167 £331 -5.36% 63
Scotland +52 160 £375 +13.64% 20
West Midlands +14 159 £360 +10.77% 40
South West -19 143 £375 +10.29% 54
Wales +12 69 £356 -8.06% 1
North East +51 50 £427 -5.17% 7
Northern Ireland -33 20 £289 -11.08% 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HTML5.

1 4237 (100.00%) HTML
2 3511 (82.87%) CSS
3 3450 (81.43%) JavaScript
4 2602 (61.41%) CSS3
5 2021 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1972 (46.54%) AngularJS
7 1370 (32.33%) Front End Development
8 1364 (32.19%) jQuery
9 1128 (26.62%) Java
10 1127 (26.60%) TDD
11 1105 (26.08%) Git (software)
12 1014 (23.93%) React
13 956 (22.56%) Node.js
14 832 (19.64%) C#
15 828 (19.54%) User Experience
16 801 (18.90%) .NET
17 782 (18.46%) MVC
18 779 (18.39%) Sass
19 751 (17.72%) Finance
20 742 (17.51%) Scrum
21 722 (17.04%) Web Development
22 633 (14.94%) REST
23 605 (14.28%) Ajax
23 605 (14.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 579 (13.67%) JSON
25 574 (13.55%) OO
26 566 (13.36%) Banking
27 559 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
28 552 (13.03%) SQL
29 517 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design

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
1 290 (6.84%) CMS
2 226 (5.33%) Confluence
3 128 (3.02%) Apache
4 110 (2.60%) Drupal
5 100 (2.36%) WordPress
6 81 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 72 (1.70%) JBoss
8 67 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 62 (1.46%) SharePoint
10 58 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 57 (1.35%) Tomcat
12 49 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 45 (1.06%) Umbraco
14 42 (0.99%) nginx
15 41 (0.97%) IIS
16 40 (0.94%) EPiServer
17 39 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
18 32 (0.76%) Apache Spark
19 23 (0.54%) NServiceBus
20 21 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 189 (4.46%) Photoshop
2 89 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 87 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 36 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
5 34 (0.80%) InVision
6 21 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (0.28%) UXPin
11 11 (0.26%) InDesign
12 6 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
15 3 (0.071%) GIMP
16 2 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.047%) HipChat
17 1 (0.024%) Chatbot
17 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 53 (1.25%) Magento
2 14 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
3 13 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.21%) ION MarketView
6 6 (0.14%) RMDS
7 5 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.071%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.047%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.047%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.047%) Shopify
10 1 (0.024%) Global One
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.024%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.024%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 226 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (2.88%) GitHub
4 73 (1.72%) SaaS
5 34 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 27 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 27 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.50%) PaaS
8 20 (0.47%) IaaS
9 18 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
10 14 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.26%) OpenShift
11 11 (0.26%) Trello
12 10 (0.24%) Bluemix
12 10 (0.24%) Firebase
12 10 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
13 9 (0.21%) Heroku
13 9 (0.21%) Office 365
14 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 179 (4.22%) HTTP
2 63 (1.49%) Internet
3 24 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.54%) SMS
5 19 (0.45%) SSL
6 17 (0.40%) Intranet
7 9 (0.21%) DVB
7 9 (0.21%) Network Security
8 8 (0.19%) DNS
9 6 (0.14%) ATM
10 5 (0.12%) Extranet
11 4 (0.094%) Firewall
11 4 (0.094%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.094%) LDAP
12 3 (0.071%) CTI
12 3 (0.071%) DLNA
12 3 (0.071%) DOCSIS
12 3 (0.071%) MVNO
12 3 (0.071%) UPnP
13 2 (0.047%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 253 (5.97%) MongoDB
3 232 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 221 (5.22%) MySQL
5 166 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 113 (2.67%) Big Data
7 90 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
8 53 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 51 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 48 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 47 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 47 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 34 (0.80%) Redis
14 31 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
16 28 (0.66%) HBase
17 21 (0.50%) QlikView
18 20 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1105 (26.08%) Git (software)
2 428 (10.10%) Grunt
3 404 (9.54%) gulp
4 392 (9.25%) Jenkins
5 372 (8.78%) JIRA
6 316 (7.46%) Subversion
7 250 (5.90%) Jasmine
8 200 (4.72%) JUnit
9 199 (4.70%) Selenium
10 184 (4.34%) webpack
11 178 (4.20%) Maven
12 162 (3.82%) Karma Test Runner
13 116 (2.74%) Cucumber
14 111 (2.62%) Mocha
14 111 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 105 (2.48%) Visual Studio
16 103 (2.43%) IntelliJ
16 103 (2.43%) TeamCity
17 81 (1.91%) Axure RP
18 73 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 751 (17.72%) Finance
2 566 (13.36%) Banking
3 249 (5.88%) Front Office
4 223 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 157 (3.71%) Marketing
6 152 (3.59%) Retail
7 59 (1.39%) Games
8 57 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 46 (1.09%) Publishing
10 38 (0.90%) Advertising
11 37 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 34 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.59%) Back Office
14 23 (0.54%) Automotive
14 23 (0.54%) Electronics
15 16 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.31%) Legal
17 12 (0.28%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.19%) Digital Economy
18 8 (0.19%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 3701 (87.35%) Developer
2 1136 (26.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 900 (21.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 589 (13.90%) HTML Developer
5 533 (12.58%) Angular Developer
6 509 (12.01%) Java Developer
7 372 (8.78%) UI Developer
8 365 (8.61%) HTML CSS Developer
9 350 (8.26%) Senior Developer
10 343 (8.10%) .NET Developer
11 311 (7.34%) Web Developer
12 291 (6.87%) Full Stack Developer
13 284 (6.70%) C# Developer
14 166 (3.92%) Node.js Developer
15 158 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
16 149 (3.52%) Designer
17 113 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
18 112 (2.64%) Scala Developer
19 104 (2.45%) Architect
19 104 (2.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4237 (100.00%) HTML
2 3511 (82.87%) CSS
3 2602 (61.41%) CSS3
4 1972 (46.54%) AngularJS
5 1364 (32.19%) jQuery
6 1014 (23.93%) React
7 956 (22.56%) Node.js
8 801 (18.90%) .NET
9 779 (18.39%) Sass
10 633 (14.94%) REST
11 605 (14.28%) Ajax
11 605 (14.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 579 (13.67%) JSON
13 514 (12.13%) RESTful
14 510 (12.04%) Web Services
15 461 (10.88%) Spring
16 451 (10.64%) ASP.NET
17 424 (10.01%) XML
18 362 (8.54%) LESS
19 302 (7.13%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 828 (19.54%) User Experience
2 271 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
3 210 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 144 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 140 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 111 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 93 (2.19%) Fixed Income
8 80 (1.89%) Fintech
9 67 (1.58%) Derivative
10 55 (1.30%) Equities
10 55 (1.30%) W3C
11 52 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 50 (1.18%) Virtual Team
13 44 (1.04%) Data Structures
14 35 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 33 (0.78%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
17 29 (0.68%) Social Media
18 28 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
19 26 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 334 (7.88%) Linux
2 164 (3.87%) Unix
3 115 (2.71%) Android
4 112 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 111 (2.62%) Windows
6 22 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 11 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.12%) Solaris
13 4 (0.094%) CentOS
13 4 (0.094%) SUSE
13 4 (0.094%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.071%) AIX
14 3 (0.071%) Debian
15 2 (0.047%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2021 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1370 (32.33%) Front End Development
3 1127 (26.60%) TDD
4 782 (18.46%) MVC
5 742 (17.51%) Scrum
6 722 (17.04%) Web Development
7 574 (13.55%) OO
8 559 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
9 517 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 511 (12.06%) Test Automation
11 464 (10.95%) BDD
12 300 (7.08%) Web Design
13 295 (6.96%) Unit Testing
14 284 (6.70%) Open Source
15 271 (6.40%) DevOps
16 267 (6.30%) E-Commerce
17 252 (5.95%) Software Engineering
18 226 (5.33%) Wireframes
19 221 (5.22%) Microservices
20 183 (4.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3450 (81.43%) JavaScript
2 1128 (26.62%) Java
3 832 (19.64%) C#
4 552 (13.03%) SQL
5 337 (7.95%) Python
6 292 (6.89%) PHP
7 287 (6.77%) ES6
8 271 (6.40%) TypeScript
9 259 (6.11%) Scala
10 233 (5.50%) Ruby
11 103 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 92 (2.17%) C++
13 79 (1.86%) Groovy
14 56 (1.32%) ECMAScript
15 55 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 50 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 45 (1.06%) PL/SQL
18 44 (1.04%) Objective-C
19 36 (0.85%) Apple Swift
20 33 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 211 (4.98%) Degree
2 117 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 78 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 54 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.17%) ISEB
8 6 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.12%) CISA
9 5 (0.12%) CISM
9 5 (0.12%) CISSP
9 5 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.12%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.094%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.071%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.071%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.071%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.071%) PMP
12 2 (0.047%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (2.48%) QA
2 28 (0.66%) MiFID
3 25 (0.59%) WCAG
4 18 (0.42%) WAI
5 11 (0.26%) SLA
6 9 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.12%) COBIT
8 5 (0.12%) FedRAMP
8 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.071%) EMIR
9 3 (0.071%) FATCA
System Software
1 190 (4.48%) Docker
2 20 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.17%) Apache Flume
3 7 (0.17%) HDFS
4 6 (0.14%) LXC
5 5 (0.12%) UAG
5 5 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.071%) Varnish
8 2 (0.047%) vSphere
9 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 90 (2.12%) Puppet
2 38 (0.90%) Kubernetes
3 37 (0.87%) Ansible
4 33 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.45%) Kibana
6 8 (0.19%) Terraform
7 7 (0.17%) Grafana
8 6 (0.14%) Rancher
9 5 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.12%) logstash
10 4 (0.094%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.094%) cPanel
11 3 (0.071%) Nagios
11 3 (0.071%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.047%) Salt
12 2 (0.047%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.024%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.024%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.024%) Plesk
13 1 (0.024%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 251 (5.92%) Adobe
2 229 (5.40%) Microsoft
3 201 (4.74%) Oracle
4 186 (4.39%) Google
5 57 (1.35%) IBM
5 57 (1.35%) SAP
6 48 (1.13%) Sitecore
7 39 (0.92%) New Relic
8 35 (0.83%) TIBCO
9 34 (0.80%) Twitter
10 32 (0.76%) Sybase
11 28 (0.66%) webMethods
12 26 (0.61%) Demandware
13 22 (0.52%) Perforce
13 22 (0.52%) Zend
14 20 (0.47%) Solace
15 18 (0.42%) Siebel
16 17 (0.40%) Atlassian
16 17 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
16 17 (0.40%) Facebook