Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 60 46
Rank change year-on-year -26 -14 -5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 2,512 3,849 4,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.76% 3.84% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 11.51% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,814 2,855 2,939
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £301 £288
90th Percentile £631 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +1.25% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 30
UK median hourly rate £49.25 £35.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.73% -11.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £21.43 £13.25 £15.78
90th Percentile £122.50 £66.38 £50.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.43% -12.50% +25.39%

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 29,437 33,430 29,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.39% 33.34% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,557 23,492 20,289
UK median daily rate £490 £470 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.26% +5.62% +4.71%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +7.23% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 346 376
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +2.43% +9.67%
10th Percentile £18.08 £15.13 £15.63
90th Percentile £60.00 £63.75 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +9.33%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -27 2,322 £475 +5.56% 304
London -20 1,402 £500 - 92
UK excluding London -46 1,060 £405 +1.25% 228
South East -40 332 £425 +3.03% 55
North of England -40 226 £400 +6.67% 62
Midlands -35 163 £400 +6.67% 45
South West -42 110 £413 +3.13% 30
North West -47 109 £375 -3.91% 44
Scotland -36 89 £425 +6.25% 8
West Midlands -45 80 £400 +10.34% 20
East Midlands -21 73 £375 - 24
East of England -35 72 £400 - 20
Yorkshire -38 72 £413 +10.00% 11
Wales +24 53 £408 +1.24% 6
North East +27 45 £400 +14.29% 7
Northern Ireland +19 20 £475 -5.00% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 2,512 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,115 (84.20%) CSS
3 2,017 (80.29%) JavaScript
4 1,364 (54.30%) CSS3
5 1,320 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1,041 (41.44%) AngularJS
7 835 (33.24%) Front End Development
8 797 (31.73%) React
9 745 (29.66%) Git (software)
10 708 (28.18%) Java
11 619 (24.64%) TDD
12 615 (24.48%) Node.js
13 573 (22.81%) jQuery
14 541 (21.54%) .NET
15 535 (21.30%) Sass
16 519 (20.66%) C#
17 467 (18.59%) Scrum
18 450 (17.91%) User Experience
19 422 (16.80%) TypeScript
20 418 (16.64%) MVC
21 416 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 402 (16.00%) Web Development
23 394 (15.68%) SQL
24 385 (15.33%) Finance
25 376 (14.97%) REST
26 369 (14.69%) ES6
27 365 (14.53%) Redux
28 343 (13.65%) Test Automation
29 327 (13.02%) Spring
30 311 (12.38%) JSON

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
1 172 (6.85%) CMS
2 86 (3.42%) Confluence
3 82 (3.26%) WordPress
4 62 (2.47%) Drupal
5 59 (2.35%) Apache
5 59 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 58 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 52 (2.07%) JBoss
8 49 (1.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 40 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 34 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 31 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 29 (1.15%) Apache Solr
13 20 (0.80%) nginx
14 19 (0.76%) Umbraco
15 17 (0.68%) IIS
16 16 (0.64%) Apache Spark
16 16 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
17 15 (0.60%) Magnolia
17 15 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 103 (4.10%) Photoshop
2 41 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.31%) Sketch
4 17 (0.68%) InVision
5 12 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (0.32%) Adobe XD
7 8 (0.32%) GIMP
8 6 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.24%) UXPin
9 5 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.20%) InDesign
10 4 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.16%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.080%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.080%) Marvel
11 2 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.080%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.68%) Magento
3 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.16%) Revive Adserver
5 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.080%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.080%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.080%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.080%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.040%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.040%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.040%) Shopify
7 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 278 (11.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 171 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (4.62%) npm
4 97 (3.86%) GitHub
5 49 (1.95%) Google Analytics
5 49 (1.95%) SaaS
6 41 (1.63%) PaaS
7 37 (1.47%) Serverless
8 36 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
9 30 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (1.00%) Power Platform
12 23 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (0.84%) IaaS
14 20 (0.80%) OpenShift
15 17 (0.68%) Yarn
16 16 (0.64%) Amazon ECS
16 16 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
16 16 (0.64%) Office 365
17 15 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.87%) HTTP
2 42 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 38 (1.51%) SSL
4 24 (0.96%) FTP
5 17 (0.68%) DNS
6 13 (0.52%) SSH
7 11 (0.44%) Internet
8 6 (0.24%) Skype
9 5 (0.20%) SNMP
10 4 (0.16%) Intranet
10 4 (0.16%) RTMP
11 3 (0.12%) NFC
11 3 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.080%) AMQP
12 2 (0.080%) Network Security
12 2 (0.080%) VPN
13 1 (0.040%) Firewall
13 1 (0.040%) MQTT
13 1 (0.040%) POP3
13 1 (0.040%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 168 (6.69%) MySQL
3 162 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 128 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 120 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 69 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 43 (1.71%) Redis
9 41 (1.63%) Big Data
10 37 (1.47%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (0.80%) DB2
16 19 (0.76%) Neo4j
16 19 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
18 16 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
19 15 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 745 (29.66%) Git (software)
2 240 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 233 (9.28%) gulp
4 201 (8.00%) Grunt
5 195 (7.76%) JIRA
6 167 (6.65%) Jasmine
7 161 (6.41%) webpack
8 131 (5.21%) Visual Studio
9 120 (4.78%) Selenium
10 119 (4.74%) Maven
11 118 (4.70%) Karma Test Runner
12 105 (4.18%) Subversion
13 91 (3.62%) Mocha
14 85 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 82 (3.26%) Cucumber
16 72 (2.87%) GitLab
17 71 (2.83%) JUnit
18 60 (2.39%) Bitbucket
19 55 (2.19%) Gradle
20 47 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 385 (15.33%) Finance
2 166 (6.61%) Banking
3 112 (4.46%) Marketing
4 85 (3.38%) Front Office
5 67 (2.67%) Retail
6 27 (1.07%) Games
6 27 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 24 (0.96%) Publishing
8 21 (0.84%) Law
9 20 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 18 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.68%) Advertising
12 14 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.52%) Legal
14 9 (0.36%) Electronics
14 9 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.28%) French Language
16 5 (0.20%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.12%) Back Office
17 3 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2,218 (88.30%) Developer
2 627 (24.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 393 (15.64%) React Developer
4 384 (15.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 309 (12.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 282 (11.23%) Angular Developer
7 276 (10.99%) Java Developer
8 230 (9.16%) .NET Developer
9 188 (7.48%) Senior Developer
10 152 (6.05%) HTML Developer
11 151 (6.01%) UI Developer
12 119 (4.74%) C# Developer
13 98 (3.90%) Web Developer
14 77 (3.07%) HTML CSS Developer
15 64 (2.55%) Node.js Developer
16 59 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
16 59 (2.35%) Software Engineer
17 57 (2.27%) Designer
18 50 (1.99%) PHP Developer
19 44 (1.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,512 (100.00%) HTML
2 2,115 (84.20%) CSS
3 1,364 (54.30%) CSS3
4 1,041 (41.44%) AngularJS
5 797 (31.73%) React
6 615 (24.48%) Node.js
7 573 (22.81%) jQuery
8 541 (21.54%) .NET
9 535 (21.30%) Sass
10 416 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 376 (14.97%) REST
12 365 (14.53%) Redux
13 327 (13.02%) Spring
14 311 (12.38%) JSON
15 301 (11.98%) Web Services
16 291 (11.58%) RESTful
17 284 (11.31%) ASP.NET
18 225 (8.96%) .NET Framework
19 205 (8.16%) XML
20 192 (7.64%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 450 (17.91%) User Experience
2 167 (6.65%) Mobile App
3 151 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 140 (5.57%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (2.35%) Data Structures
6 50 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 48 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 44 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 40 (1.59%) Virtual Team
10 32 (1.27%) W3C
11 31 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 30 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.19%) Social Media
13 23 (0.92%) Fixed Income
14 19 (0.76%) Derivative
14 19 (0.76%) Robotics
15 17 (0.68%) Equities
16 15 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
16 15 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
17 12 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 203 (8.08%) Linux
2 90 (3.58%) Windows
3 82 (3.26%) Unix
4 68 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 65 (2.59%) Android
6 28 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 21 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.52%) VMS
9 11 (0.44%) CentOS
10 8 (0.32%) Fedora
10 8 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.16%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.080%) Debian
13 2 (0.080%) Gentoo
13 2 (0.080%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.040%) Tizen
14 1 (0.040%) tvOS
14 1 (0.040%) webOS
14 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,320 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 835 (33.24%) Front End Development
3 619 (24.64%) TDD
4 467 (18.59%) Scrum
5 418 (16.64%) MVC
6 402 (16.00%) Web Development
7 343 (13.65%) Test Automation
8 310 (12.34%) DevOps
9 269 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 264 (10.51%) BDD
11 263 (10.47%) Microservices
12 245 (9.75%) OO
13 230 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
14 216 (8.60%) Unit Testing
15 172 (6.85%) Software Engineering
16 165 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
17 155 (6.17%) Analytics
18 135 (5.37%) Open Source
19 129 (5.14%) E-Commerce
20 125 (4.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,017 (80.29%) JavaScript
2 708 (28.18%) Java
3 519 (20.66%) C#
4 422 (16.80%) TypeScript
5 394 (15.68%) SQL
6 369 (14.69%) ES6
7 175 (6.97%) PHP
8 135 (5.37%) Python
9 109 (4.34%) Java 8
10 75 (2.99%) Scala
11 66 (2.63%) Ruby
12 58 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 49 (1.95%) ES7
14 44 (1.75%) Groovy
15 31 (1.23%) Perl
15 31 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.15%) VB.NET
17 24 (0.96%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.92%) Shell Script
19 22 (0.88%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 140 (5.57%) Security Cleared
2 114 (4.54%) Degree
3 101 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 24 (0.96%) DBS Check
7 13 (0.52%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.080%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.080%) HND
9 2 (0.080%) MBA
9 2 (0.080%) OCA
9 2 (0.080%) OCAJ
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.080%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.040%) HNC
10 1 (0.040%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.040%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.040%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.42%) QA
2 48 (1.91%) WCAG
3 10 (0.40%) GDPR
4 7 (0.28%) WAI
5 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.040%) MiFID
6 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 199 (7.92%) Docker
2 20 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.24%) HDFS
5 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.080%) Varnish
7 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 88 (3.50%) Kubernetes
2 53 (2.11%) Puppet
3 17 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (0.60%) Ansible
6 14 (0.56%) Grafana
6 14 (0.56%) Kibana
7 12 (0.48%) Terraform
8 7 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.12%) Packer
11 2 (0.080%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.080%) Nagios
11 2 (0.080%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.040%) Control-M
12 1 (0.040%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.040%) Rancher
12 1 (0.040%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.040%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.040%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 173 (6.89%) Oracle
2 160 (6.37%) Microsoft
3 126 (5.02%) Adobe
4 82 (3.26%) Google
5 45 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 33 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.19%) hybris
8 26 (1.04%) webMethods
9 22 (0.88%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 22 (0.88%) ServiceNow
10 20 (0.80%) Informatica
10 20 (0.80%) MuleSoft
11 19 (0.76%) IBM
11 19 (0.76%) Pega
12 18 (0.72%) Tableau
12 18 (0.72%) Xamarin
13 16 (0.64%) Sitecore
14 14 (0.56%) SAP
15 13 (0.52%) BEA
15 13 (0.52%) Sybase