Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 77 57
Rank change year-on-year -39 -20 -8
Contract jobs citing HTML5 1,397 3,156 3,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.07% 3.21% 3.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 9.55% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 2,261 2,858
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £303 £325 £300
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 26
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £28.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.33% -7.45% -28.01%
10th Percentile £6.00 £13.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £45.00 £50.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £32.83
% change year-on-year +31.33% -18.82% -17.93%

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 20,254 33,048 32,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.07% 33.63% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,860 23,252 23,008
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +8.82%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 292 338
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £42.17 £40.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.03% +0.38%
10th Percentile £21.03 £18.01 £19.70
90th Percentile £73.75 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.89 £42.50 £41.81
% change year-on-year -6.15% +1.66% +7.19%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

Contractor 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 23 February 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 -36 1,301 £450 -5.26% 996
London -32 720 £488 -2.50% 295
UK excluding London -51 640 £400 -3.03% 792
South East -70 157 £388 -8.82% 173
North of England -24 156 £400 - 245
South West -7 120 £400 -3.03% 104
Midlands -26 96 £428 +6.88% 108
North West -5 79 £405 +4.85% 138
West Midlands +12 67 £500 +25.00% 53
Yorkshire +3 54 £400 +6.67% 86
Scotland -55 52 £425 - 56
East of England +1 44 £400 -3.03% 68
East Midlands -19 29 £400 - 55
North East -8 23 £375 -20.21% 21
Wales -11 10 £330 -20.00% 31
Northern Ireland +9 4 £550 +69.23% 5
Channel Islands - 1 £425 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1,397 (100.00%) HTML
2 1,154 (82.61%) CSS
3 1,077 (77.09%) JavaScript
4 763 (54.62%) CSS3
5 697 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
6 431 (30.85%) AngularJS
7 424 (30.35%) Front End Development
8 421 (30.14%) React
9 412 (29.49%) Git (software)
10 317 (22.69%) Java
11 298 (21.33%) Node.js
12 261 (18.68%) Sass
13 260 (18.61%) jQuery
14 256 (18.32%) TDD
15 247 (17.68%) .NET
16 246 (17.61%) User Experience
17 236 (16.89%) REST
17 236 (16.89%) Scrum
18 234 (16.75%) Web Development
19 223 (15.96%) Test Automation
20 220 (15.75%) C#
21 219 (15.68%) RESTful
22 196 (14.03%) Redux
23 188 (13.46%) JSON
23 188 (13.46%) SQL
24 181 (12.96%) TypeScript
25 178 (12.74%) MVC
26 176 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
27 167 (11.95%) SQL Server
28 159 (11.38%) 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 85 (6.08%) CMS
2 44 (3.15%) Apache
3 38 (2.72%) WordPress
4 33 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (2.15%) Confluence
6 28 (2.00%) Drupal
7 24 (1.72%) WebLogic
8 23 (1.65%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (1.22%) JBoss
10 17 (1.22%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.15%) Umbraco
12 15 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.79%) IIS
14 10 (0.72%) nginx
15 8 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.43%) Apache Spark
16 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.36%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 72 (5.15%) Photoshop
2 37 (2.65%) Sketch
3 28 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.57%) Adobe XD
5 21 (1.50%) InDesign
6 18 (1.29%) InVision
7 11 (0.79%) GIMP
8 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (0.36%) SketchUp
12 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.14%) UserZoom
13 2 (0.14%) UXPin
13 2 (0.14%) Zeplin
14 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 25 (1.79%) Magento
2 9 (0.64%) Shopify
3 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.29%) osCommerce
4 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.072%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.072%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.072%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 133 (9.52%) Azure
2 121 (8.66%) GitHub
3 86 (6.16%) AWS
4 50 (3.58%) npm
5 28 (2.00%) Google Analytics
6 21 (1.50%) Serverless
7 18 (1.29%) GCP
7 18 (1.29%) OpenShift
8 16 (1.15%) Power Platform
9 13 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 13 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (0.72%) PaaS
10 10 (0.72%) SaaS
11 8 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.57%) Yarn
12 7 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.43%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (6.94%) HTTP
2 33 (2.36%) SSL
3 30 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.07%) DSL
5 10 (0.72%) SSH
6 9 (0.64%) RTMP
7 7 (0.50%) Intranet
8 6 (0.43%) Internet
9 4 (0.29%) AMQP
9 4 (0.29%) DNS
9 4 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.21%) DHCP
10 3 (0.21%) DOCSIS
10 3 (0.21%) Firewall
10 3 (0.21%) MQTT
10 3 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.21%) SMS
10 3 (0.21%) SNMP
11 2 (0.14%) Skype
11 2 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 125 (8.95%) MySQL
3 122 (8.73%) Relational Database
4 93 (6.66%) MongoDB
5 47 (3.36%) NoSQL
6 24 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 23 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.07%) Neo4j
9 15 (1.07%) Redis
10 14 (1.00%) Big Data
10 14 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.79%) Power BI
11 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.72%) KDB
12 10 (0.72%) Pentaho
13 9 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 412 (29.49%) Git (software)
2 156 (11.17%) Jenkins
3 97 (6.94%) Selenium
4 83 (5.94%) gulp
5 80 (5.73%) webpack
6 72 (5.15%) Grunt
6 72 (5.15%) JUnit
7 71 (5.08%) JIRA
8 59 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 53 (3.79%) Visual Studio
10 50 (3.58%) Cucumber
11 36 (2.58%) Subversion
12 35 (2.51%) Jasmine
13 31 (2.22%) git-flow
13 31 (2.22%) Maven
14 28 (2.00%) Bitbucket
15 27 (1.93%) Gatling
16 26 (1.86%) Gradle
17 25 (1.79%) GitLab
17 25 (1.79%) Mockito
General
1 155 (11.10%) Finance
2 98 (7.02%) Banking
3 66 (4.72%) Public Sector
4 58 (4.15%) Front Office
5 57 (4.08%) Retail
6 51 (3.65%) Marketing
7 46 (3.29%) Investment Banking
8 28 (2.00%) Law
9 20 (1.43%) Games
9 20 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.07%) Publishing
12 10 (0.72%) Advertising
13 9 (0.64%) Electronics
14 8 (0.57%) Automotive
15 7 (0.50%) Back Office
16 5 (0.36%) Police
17 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.21%) Military
17 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,204 (86.18%) Developer
2 338 (24.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 215 (15.39%) React Developer
4 168 (12.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 152 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 127 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 116 (8.30%) Java Developer
8 112 (8.02%) .NET Developer
9 104 (7.44%) HTML Developer
10 101 (7.23%) UI Developer
11 77 (5.51%) C# Developer
12 74 (5.30%) Senior Developer
13 72 (5.15%) Designer
14 61 (4.37%) Web Developer
15 59 (4.22%) PHP Developer
16 56 (4.01%) HTML CSS Developer
17 48 (3.44%) C# .NET Developer
18 43 (3.08%) Software Developer
19 41 (2.93%) Scala Developer
20 38 (2.72%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,397 (100.00%) HTML
2 1,154 (82.61%) CSS
3 763 (54.62%) CSS3
4 431 (30.85%) AngularJS
5 421 (30.14%) React
6 298 (21.33%) Node.js
7 261 (18.68%) Sass
8 260 (18.61%) jQuery
9 247 (17.68%) .NET
10 236 (16.89%) REST
11 219 (15.68%) RESTful
12 196 (14.03%) Redux
13 188 (13.46%) JSON
14 146 (10.45%) Spring
15 145 (10.38%) Web Services
16 142 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 133 (9.52%) XML
18 111 (7.95%) ASP.NET
19 97 (6.94%) Vue.js
20 93 (6.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 246 (17.61%) User Experience
2 84 (6.01%) Mobile App
3 67 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
4 58 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (2.72%) Data Structures
7 30 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.15%) W3C
8 21 (1.50%) Graphic Design
9 18 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (0.93%) Learning Management System
11 12 (0.86%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.86%) Social Media
12 11 (0.79%) Derivative
12 11 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 9 (0.64%) Animation
13 9 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
14 7 (0.50%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.50%) e-Learning
14 7 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 85 (6.08%) Linux
2 31 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 31 (2.22%) Windows
3 25 (1.79%) Unix
4 24 (1.72%) Android
5 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X
6 8 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.36%) CentOS
9 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.21%) Debian
10 3 (0.21%) VMS
11 2 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.072%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 697 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (30.35%) Front End Development
3 256 (18.32%) TDD
4 236 (16.89%) Scrum
5 234 (16.75%) Web Development
6 223 (15.96%) Test Automation
7 178 (12.74%) MVC
8 176 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
9 159 (11.38%) OO
10 148 (10.59%) Microservices
11 136 (9.74%) DevOps
12 130 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
13 126 (9.02%) E-Commerce
14 95 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
14 95 (6.80%) Unit Testing
15 93 (6.66%) BDD
16 88 (6.30%) SDLC
17 84 (6.01%) Software Engineering
18 76 (5.44%) Wireframes
19 75 (5.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,077 (77.09%) JavaScript
2 317 (22.69%) Java
3 220 (15.75%) C#
4 188 (13.46%) SQL
5 181 (12.96%) TypeScript
6 147 (10.52%) ES6
7 115 (8.23%) PHP
8 88 (6.30%) Scala
9 80 (5.73%) Python
10 58 (4.15%) Java 8
11 52 (3.72%) Ruby
12 43 (3.08%) T-SQL
13 30 (2.15%) ES7
14 27 (1.93%) Groovy
15 21 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.00%) Kotlin
18 13 (0.93%) Bash Shell
19 11 (0.79%) PHP 7
19 11 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (5.23%) Security Cleared
2 70 (5.01%) Degree
3 44 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.21%) MCSD
9 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) HND
10 1 (0.072%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.072%) CCNA
10 1 (0.072%) CCNP
10 1 (0.072%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.072%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.072%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.51%) WCAG
2 43 (3.08%) QA
3 11 (0.79%) WAI
4 3 (0.21%) PMO
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.072%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.072%) GDPR
6 1 (0.072%) IFRS
6 1 (0.072%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 98 (7.02%) Docker
2 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.072%) HDFS
4 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (3.08%) Kibana
2 39 (2.79%) Kubernetes
3 25 (1.79%) Grafana
4 11 (0.79%) Ansible
4 11 (0.79%) Terraform
5 9 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.57%) Puppet
7 5 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.072%) Consul
9 1 (0.072%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.072%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.072%) Istio
9 1 (0.072%) MIIS
9 1 (0.072%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.072%) Packer
9 1 (0.072%) Salt
Vendors
1 97 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 76 (5.44%) Google
3 73 (5.23%) Oracle
4 55 (3.94%) Adobe
5 28 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (1.57%) Sitecore
7 21 (1.50%) Demandware
8 18 (1.29%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.15%) SAP
10 15 (1.07%) hybris
10 15 (1.07%) Splunk
11 13 (0.93%) IBM
12 11 (0.79%) Atlassian
13 10 (0.72%) New Relic
13 10 (0.72%) webMethods
14 8 (0.57%) Databricks
15 7 (0.50%) StreamSets
16 6 (0.43%) Apple
16 6 (0.43%) Siemens
17 5 (0.36%) Red Hat