Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 109 65
Rank change year-on-year -28 -44 -17
Contract jobs citing HTML5 603 1,921 3,791
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.90% 2.26% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 7.33% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 1,405 2,769
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £613 £625 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% +9.48%
10th Percentile £33.03 £20.50 £19.54
90th Percentile £50.85 £122.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +9.48%

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 9,836 26,223 36,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.93% 30.91% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,517 18,235 25,397
Median daily rate £488 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% +4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £338 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 280 319
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.25 £41.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.08% +3.94% +4.03%
10th Percentile £26.25 £20.26 £15.65
90th Percentile £61.25 £70.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +2.41% +2.96%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 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 -24 549 £475 +1.60% 557
London -20 353 £520 +4.00% 144
UK excluding London -30 197 £400 - 450
Work from Home -48 119 £469 +4.17% 104
North of England +26 75 £400 +3.09% 118
South East +18 42 £340 -20.00% 87
North West +27 39 £400 +6.67% 72
Midlands -2 30 £450 +9.09% 104
Yorkshire +41 21 £413 -2.94% 36
South West +24 18 £400 - 63
East of England +51 16 £400 +6.67% 41
North East +28 15 £394 -1.50% 10
West Midlands -3 14 £350 -16.42% 59
East Midlands +29 13 £508 +40.48% 45
Scotland +23 13 £425 - 19
Wales +14 3 £413 -1.20% 12
Northern Ireland +4 1 £432 -11.49% 7

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 603 (100.00%) HTML
2 462 (76.62%) JavaScript
3 441 (73.13%) CSS
4 315 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
5 276 (45.77%) CSS3
6 222 (36.82%) Git (software)
7 207 (34.33%) AngularJS
8 191 (31.67%) Java
9 183 (30.35%) React
10 166 (27.53%) TDD
11 159 (26.37%) Front End Development
12 147 (24.38%) Sass
13 146 (24.21%) User Experience
14 143 (23.71%) Web Development
15 142 (23.55%) .NET
16 138 (22.89%) Node.js
17 131 (21.72%) Jenkins
18 130 (21.56%) Azure
19 117 (19.40%) REST
19 117 (19.40%) jQuery
20 115 (19.07%) OO
21 105 (17.41%) C#
21 105 (17.41%) DevOps
22 97 (16.09%) Test Automation
23 92 (15.26%) Microservices
24 90 (14.93%) Security Cleared
24 90 (14.93%) SQL
24 90 (14.93%) Finance
25 87 (14.43%) AWS
26 85 (14.10%) Spring

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 (7.13%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (5.47%) Confluence
3 21 (3.48%) CMS
4 17 (2.82%) Red Hat Fuse
5 15 (2.49%) Apache Solr
6 14 (2.32%) Apache
7 12 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.99%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.82%) WordPress
9 8 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.16%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.00%) Headless CMS
11 6 (1.00%) JBoss
11 6 (1.00%) Mendix
12 5 (0.83%) IIS
12 5 (0.83%) Jetty
12 5 (0.83%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.33%) Sketch
3 7 (1.16%) Zeplin
4 6 (1.00%) InVision
5 4 (0.66%) Figma
5 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.50%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.17%) GIMP
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Teamcenter
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.83%) Shopify
2 5 (0.83%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (0.66%) Magento
4 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 130 (21.56%) Azure
2 87 (14.43%) AWS
3 24 (3.98%) GCP
4 21 (3.48%) GitHub
5 20 (3.32%) npm
6 14 (2.32%) Serverless
7 9 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.33%) PaaS
8 8 (1.33%) SaaS
9 7 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
9 7 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (1.16%) Azure Functions
9 7 (1.16%) Firebase
9 7 (1.16%) Power Platform
10 6 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (1.00%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.00%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.83%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.48%) HTTP
2 10 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.33%) SSL
4 7 (1.16%) SSH
5 4 (0.66%) DSL
5 4 (0.66%) Skype
6 3 (0.50%) DVB
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) Firewall
7 1 (0.17%) HbbTV
7 1 (0.17%) Internet
7 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.30%) MySQL
3 30 (4.98%) MongoDB
4 28 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.48%) Big Data
6 16 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.00%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.66%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (0.66%) Redis
10 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.33%) ArangoDB
12 2 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 222 (36.82%) Git (software)
2 131 (21.72%) Jenkins
3 73 (12.11%) gulp
4 71 (11.77%) Grunt
5 57 (9.45%) JIRA
6 52 (8.62%) Maven
7 44 (7.30%) Jasmine
8 41 (6.80%) Subversion
9 35 (5.80%) webpack
10 33 (5.47%) Mocha
10 33 (5.47%) Selenium
11 23 (3.81%) GitLab
12 22 (3.65%) JUnit
12 22 (3.65%) Karma Test Runner
13 20 (3.32%) git-flow
14 19 (3.15%) Gradle
15 17 (2.82%) Artifactory
16 16 (2.65%) Cucumber
17 15 (2.49%) Ant
17 15 (2.49%) SonarQube
General
1 90 (14.93%) Finance
2 58 (9.62%) Banking
3 54 (8.96%) Public Sector
4 26 (4.31%) Investment Banking
5 25 (4.15%) Marketing
6 18 (2.99%) Front Office
7 11 (1.82%) Law
8 8 (1.33%) Retail
9 6 (1.00%) Advertising
9 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) German Language
11 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
12 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Games
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 481 (79.77%) Developer
2 140 (23.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 91 (15.09%) React Developer
4 64 (10.61%) JavaScript Developer
5 54 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 52 (8.62%) Angular Developer
6 52 (8.62%) HTML Developer
7 50 (8.29%) .NET Developer
7 50 (8.29%) Full Stack Developer
8 49 (8.13%) Senior Developer
9 42 (6.97%) UI Developer
10 41 (6.80%) Azure Developer
11 37 (6.14%) Architect
11 37 (6.14%) Web Developer
12 34 (5.64%) C# Developer
13 22 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.48%) PHP Developer
15 18 (2.99%) Applications Developer
15 18 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
16 17 (2.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 603 (100.00%) HTML
2 441 (73.13%) CSS
3 276 (45.77%) CSS3
4 207 (34.33%) AngularJS
5 183 (30.35%) React
6 147 (24.38%) Sass
7 142 (23.55%) .NET
8 138 (22.89%) Node.js
9 117 (19.40%) jQuery
9 117 (19.40%) REST
10 85 (14.10%) Spring
11 80 (13.27%) Redux
11 80 (13.27%) RESTful
11 80 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 65 (10.78%) Web Services
13 61 (10.12%) ASP.NET
14 53 (8.79%) JSON
15 47 (7.79%) Spring Boot
16 45 (7.46%) XML
17 43 (7.13%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 146 (24.21%) User Experience
2 35 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 14 (2.32%) Clustering
8 12 (1.99%) Derivative
9 11 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.16%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.00%) Animation
13 6 (1.00%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.00%) Video\Live Streaming
13 6 (1.00%) W3C
14 5 (0.83%) Equities
14 5 (0.83%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.12%) Linux
2 42 (6.97%) Apple iOS
3 35 (5.80%) Android
3 35 (5.80%) Unix
4 31 (5.14%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.32%) Windows
6 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.83%) CentOS
7 5 (0.83%) Debian
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.33%) tvOS
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Tizen
10 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (27.53%) TDD
3 159 (26.37%) Front End Development
4 143 (23.71%) Web Development
5 115 (19.07%) OO
6 105 (17.41%) DevOps
7 97 (16.09%) Test Automation
8 92 (15.26%) Microservices
9 75 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
10 74 (12.27%) Scrum
11 72 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (11.77%) Responsive Web Design
13 65 (10.78%) Web Accessibility
14 59 (9.78%) MVC
15 57 (9.45%) Computer Science
16 55 (9.12%) Software Engineering
17 54 (8.96%) Unit Testing
18 47 (7.79%) Open Source
18 47 (7.79%) Web Design
19 39 (6.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 462 (76.62%) JavaScript
2 191 (31.67%) Java
3 105 (17.41%) C#
4 90 (14.93%) SQL
5 69 (11.44%) TypeScript
6 60 (9.95%) Python
7 43 (7.13%) PHP
8 39 (6.47%) ES6
9 30 (4.98%) Scala
10 26 (4.31%) Java 8
11 17 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.49%) Ruby
13 14 (2.32%) C++
14 13 (2.16%) C
15 11 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.82%) Kotlin
16 9 (1.49%) Apple Swift
16 9 (1.49%) Go
16 9 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 72 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 62 (10.28%) Degree
4 28 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (4.48%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.16%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MCSD
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (10.45%) WCAG
2 26 (4.31%) QA
3 5 (0.83%) GDPR
4 4 (0.66%) MiFID
5 2 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (11.11%) Docker
2 5 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.50%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (4.81%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.49%) Ansible
3 14 (2.32%) Kibana
4 11 (1.82%) Puppet
5 9 (1.49%) Terraform
6 7 (1.16%) Grafana
7 6 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.83%) Salt
9 4 (0.66%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 66 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.63%) Oracle
3 29 (4.81%) Google
4 22 (3.65%) SAP
5 19 (3.15%) Databricks
5 19 (3.15%) StreamSets
6 18 (2.99%) Adobe
7 14 (2.32%) Cloudera
8 13 (2.16%) Splunk
9 12 (1.99%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.66%) Hortonworks
11 9 (1.49%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.16%) Apple
12 7 (1.16%) Atlassian
13 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.00%) Sybase
14 5 (0.83%) Axway
14 5 (0.83%) hybris
14 5 (0.83%) Sparx
15 4 (0.66%) Salesforce.com