Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 3,730 4,115 4,745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.64% 4.03% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 12.50% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,659 3,131 3,462
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 29
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.58 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.45% -23.55% +35.59%
10th Percentile £19.60 £14.88 £27.51
90th Percentile £51.00 £45.00 £56.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.67% -16.40% +29.03%

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 35,682 32,923 32,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.85% 32.24% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,157 23,241 22,514
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 374 377
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.15 £14.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.84% +8.67% -

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -17 3,440 £450 - 1,468
London -17 1,942 £500 - 508
UK excluding London -9 1,719 £400 +6.67% 1,046
South East 0 524 £400 - 236
North of England -24 357 £380 +1.33% 296
Midlands -12 301 £400 +14.29% 203
Scotland +9 208 £400 +6.67% 48
North West -25 191 £400 +6.67% 166
South West +7 175 £400 +14.29% 130
West Midlands -15 164 £400 +14.29% 102
East Midlands 0 136 £375 +10.29% 100
East of England -19 127 £400 +6.67% 96
Yorkshire -35 119 £375 -2.60% 101
North East +11 47 £393 -1.88% 29
Wales -23 33 £405 +5.19% 32
Northern Ireland +20 4 £325 -18.75% 6

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 3,730 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,989 (80.13%) CSS
3 2,964 (79.46%) JavaScript
4 2,047 (54.88%) CSS3
5 1,976 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
6 1,665 (44.64%) AngularJS
7 1,188 (31.85%) React
8 1,100 (29.49%) Front End Development
9 972 (26.06%) Git (software)
10 950 (25.47%) jQuery
11 935 (25.07%) Java
12 930 (24.93%) TDD
13 889 (23.83%) Node.js
14 785 (21.05%) Sass
15 739 (19.81%) .NET
16 731 (19.60%) C#
17 662 (17.75%) MVC
18 624 (16.73%) User Experience
19 605 (16.22%) Web Development
20 601 (16.11%) Finance
21 574 (15.39%) REST
22 566 (15.17%) Scrum
23 552 (14.80%) Test Automation
24 529 (14.18%) Redux
25 524 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 521 (13.97%) OO
27 491 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
28 478 (12.82%) SQL
29 456 (12.23%) BDD
30 451 (12.09%) TypeScript

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
1 216 (5.79%) CMS
2 135 (3.62%) Confluence
3 84 (2.25%) WordPress
4 83 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 76 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 71 (1.90%) Apache
7 66 (1.77%) JBoss
8 64 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 58 (1.55%) WebLogic
10 52 (1.39%) Drupal
11 50 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 49 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 38 (1.02%) nginx
14 34 (0.91%) Umbraco
15 32 (0.86%) Apache Spark
15 32 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
16 30 (0.80%) IIS
17 23 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
18 22 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 21 (0.56%) EPiServer
Applications
1 116 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 36 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (0.59%) InVision
5 17 (0.46%) InDesign
6 16 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
7 13 (0.35%) GIMP
8 12 (0.32%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.24%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.11%) UXPin
12 3 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.027%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 1 (0.027%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 38 (1.02%) Magento
2 27 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.13%) Shopify
5 4 (0.11%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.080%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.080%) Unica
7 2 (0.054%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.054%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.027%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.027%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.027%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.027%) ScheduALL
8 1 (0.027%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 289 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 279 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 177 (4.75%) GitHub
4 159 (4.26%) npm
5 112 (3.00%) Serverless
6 52 (1.39%) Google Analytics
7 46 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
8 45 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 41 (1.10%) SaaS
10 34 (0.91%) Office 365
11 28 (0.75%) Heroku
12 26 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
12 26 (0.70%) PaaS
13 22 (0.59%) Yarn
14 18 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (0.48%) Apigee
15 17 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
17 15 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 167 (4.48%) HTTP
2 68 (1.82%) SSL
3 60 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 57 (1.53%) Internet
5 29 (0.78%) DNS
6 27 (0.72%) FTP
7 21 (0.56%) Intranet
8 18 (0.48%) Skype
9 11 (0.29%) AMQP
10 9 (0.24%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (0.19%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.19%) Kerberos
12 7 (0.19%) SMS
13 5 (0.13%) MQTT
13 5 (0.13%) RTMP
14 4 (0.11%) ATM
14 4 (0.11%) DVB
14 4 (0.11%) SNMP
14 4 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 330 (8.85%) MySQL
3 278 (7.45%) MongoDB
4 252 (6.76%) NoSQL
5 205 (5.50%) Relational Database
6 111 (2.98%) RDBMS
7 108 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
8 92 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 63 (1.69%) Redis
10 56 (1.50%) Big Data
11 53 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 32 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
13 31 (0.83%) SQLite
14 28 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (0.62%) Blockchain
17 22 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
17 22 (0.59%) Couchbase
18 21 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 972 (26.06%) Git (software)
2 351 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 321 (8.61%) gulp
4 320 (8.58%) JIRA
5 270 (7.24%) Selenium
6 242 (6.49%) Grunt
7 226 (6.06%) webpack
8 201 (5.39%) Jasmine
9 146 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 145 (3.89%) Karma Test Runner
11 135 (3.62%) JUnit
12 130 (3.49%) Maven
13 117 (3.14%) Subversion
14 114 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
15 113 (3.03%) Cucumber
16 111 (2.98%) Protractor
17 107 (2.87%) Gradle
18 93 (2.49%) Mocha
19 71 (1.90%) Bitbucket
20 70 (1.88%) Eclipse
General
1 601 (16.11%) Finance
2 288 (7.72%) Banking
3 167 (4.48%) Front Office
4 165 (4.42%) Retail
5 113 (3.03%) Marketing
6 62 (1.66%) Games
7 57 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 39 (1.05%) Advertising
9 34 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 26 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.67%) Legal
12 24 (0.64%) Back Office
13 22 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.51%) Publishing
15 12 (0.32%) Law
16 8 (0.21%) Automotive
17 7 (0.19%) Electronics
18 6 (0.16%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.13%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,240 (86.86%) Developer
2 940 (25.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 548 (14.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 540 (14.48%) React Developer
5 417 (11.18%) Java Developer
6 366 (9.81%) Angular Developer
7 350 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 287 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 286 (7.67%) UI Developer
10 279 (7.48%) .NET Developer
11 255 (6.84%) HTML Developer
12 245 (6.57%) C# Developer
13 200 (5.36%) Web Developer
14 150 (4.02%) HTML CSS Developer
15 137 (3.67%) PHP Developer
16 111 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
17 108 (2.90%) Lead Developer
18 104 (2.79%) Designer
19 99 (2.65%) Node.js Developer
20 77 (2.06%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,730 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,989 (80.13%) CSS
3 2,047 (54.88%) CSS3
4 1,665 (44.64%) AngularJS
5 1,188 (31.85%) React
6 950 (25.47%) jQuery
7 889 (23.83%) Node.js
8 785 (21.05%) Sass
9 739 (19.81%) .NET
10 574 (15.39%) REST
11 529 (14.18%) Redux
12 524 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 427 (11.45%) ASP.NET
14 413 (11.07%) Spring
15 406 (10.88%) JSON
16 400 (10.72%) Web Services
17 382 (10.24%) RESTful
18 352 (9.44%) XML
19 308 (8.26%) Ajax
20 289 (7.75%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 624 (16.73%) User Experience
2 253 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
3 209 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 148 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 129 (3.46%) Fintech
6 106 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 64 (1.72%) Fixed Income
8 57 (1.53%) Data Structures
8 57 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 51 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
11 49 (1.31%) Algorithms
12 40 (1.07%) W3C
13 39 (1.05%) Equities
14 38 (1.02%) Derivative
15 36 (0.97%) Social Media
16 27 (0.72%) Virtual Team
17 24 (0.64%) N-Tier
18 23 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
19 21 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 238 (6.38%) Linux
2 143 (3.83%) Android
3 141 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 123 (3.30%) Unix
5 107 (2.87%) Windows
6 23 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.48%) VMS
7 18 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.35%) CentOS
8 13 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.054%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.027%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,976 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,100 (29.49%) Front End Development
3 930 (24.93%) TDD
4 662 (17.75%) MVC
5 605 (16.22%) Web Development
6 566 (15.17%) Scrum
7 552 (14.80%) Test Automation
8 521 (13.97%) OO
9 491 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 456 (12.23%) BDD
11 449 (12.04%) Microservices
12 386 (10.35%) Responsive Web Design
13 379 (10.16%) DevOps
14 332 (8.90%) Unit Testing
15 253 (6.78%) Software Engineering
16 234 (6.27%) E-Commerce
16 234 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
17 223 (5.98%) OOP
18 203 (5.44%) Open Source
19 194 (5.20%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2,964 (79.46%) JavaScript
2 935 (25.07%) Java
3 731 (19.60%) C#
4 478 (12.82%) SQL
5 451 (12.09%) TypeScript
6 378 (10.13%) ES6
7 292 (7.83%) PHP
8 226 (6.06%) Python
9 155 (4.16%) Scala
10 149 (3.99%) Java 8
11 93 (2.49%) Ruby
12 65 (1.74%) Groovy
13 61 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 58 (1.55%) C++
15 56 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 48 (1.29%) C
17 41 (1.10%) Objective-C
18 40 (1.07%) Apple Swift
19 39 (1.05%) PowerShell
20 37 (0.99%) ES7
Qualifications
1 208 (5.58%) Degree
2 130 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 98 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 40 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.32%) Postgraduate
8 9 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.13%) MCSA
9 5 (0.13%) MCSE
9 5 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.080%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.080%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.080%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.054%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.027%) ISEB
12 1 (0.027%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.027%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (3.67%) QA
2 35 (0.94%) WCAG
3 18 (0.48%) WAI
4 9 (0.24%) SLA
5 8 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.16%) PMO
8 5 (0.13%) GDPR
9 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.11%) TickIT
10 3 (0.080%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.054%) Section 508
12 1 (0.027%) GMP
System Software
1 330 (8.85%) Docker
2 11 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.11%) HDFS
6 3 (0.080%) LXC
7 2 (0.054%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.027%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 103 (2.76%) Kubernetes
2 76 (2.04%) Puppet
3 48 (1.29%) Ansible
4 44 (1.18%) Grafana
5 42 (1.13%) Kibana
5 42 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
7 20 (0.54%) Graphite
7 20 (0.54%) Terraform
8 13 (0.35%) Cobbler
9 11 (0.29%) HockeyApp
10 8 (0.21%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.19%) Mesos
12 6 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.11%) Consul
13 4 (0.11%) Control-M
13 4 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.11%) logstash
13 4 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 277 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 219 (5.87%) Oracle
3 162 (4.34%) Adobe
4 146 (3.91%) Google
5 38 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 37 (0.99%) ServiceNow
7 30 (0.80%) SAP
8 29 (0.78%) Splunk
8 29 (0.78%) Xamarin
9 28 (0.75%) webMethods
10 27 (0.72%) hybris
11 26 (0.70%) Twitter
12 25 (0.67%) Sybase
13 24 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 24 (0.64%) Sitecore
14 22 (0.59%) Apple
15 21 (0.56%) IBM
15 21 (0.56%) TIBCO
16 19 (0.51%) Zend
17 16 (0.43%) Informatica