Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 48 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing HTML5 3,751 4,137 4,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.74% 4.28% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.74% 13.83% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,897 2,986 3,374
UK median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 84
UK median hourly rate £27.09 £40.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.28% +31.15% -6.15%
10th Percentile £13.35 £18.75 £16.85
90th Percentile £45.00 £56.87 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.05 £38.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year -17.29% +25.00% -2.36%

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 31,949 29,911 30,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.87% 30.97% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,804 20,652 21,178
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 335 562
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.00 £14.73 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.31 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.77% +0.67% +8.70%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -5 3,558 £450 +5.88% 1,695
London -13 2,147 £500 +11.11% 694
UK excluding London -8 1,563 £375 +2.74% 1,082
South East -9 486 £403 +7.33% 244
North of England -2 376 £375 - 309
Midlands 0 291 £338 -3.57% 206
North West +13 214 £365 -1.35% 174
West Midlands -6 152 £320 -8.57% 101
Yorkshire -27 144 £380 -5.00% 100
East Midlands +18 137 £340 +3.03% 104
East of England +10 133 £375 +15.03% 126
South West -26 121 £363 +7.41% 115
Scotland -30 106 £400 +6.67% 51
Wales +2 42 £418 +19.29% 26
North East +28 22 £400 -8.57% 35
Northern Ireland -9 17 £421 +5.15% 5

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 3,751 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,071 (81.87%) JavaScript
3 3,049 (81.28%) CSS
4 2,234 (59.56%) CSS3
5 1,842 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1,685 (44.92%) AngularJS
7 1,230 (32.79%) Front End Development
8 1,051 (28.02%) TDD
9 1,016 (27.09%) Git (software)
10 1,015 (27.06%) React
11 1,014 (27.03%) Java
12 1,000 (26.66%) jQuery
13 880 (23.46%) Node.js
14 773 (20.61%) .NET
15 754 (20.10%) Sass
16 728 (19.41%) C#
17 639 (17.04%) Finance
18 634 (16.90%) Web Development
19 596 (15.89%) MVC
20 582 (15.52%) Scrum
21 570 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
22 543 (14.48%) Web Services
23 539 (14.37%) REST
24 528 (14.08%) SQL
25 525 (14.00%) RESTful
25 525 (14.00%) User Experience
26 510 (13.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 504 (13.44%) Test Automation
28 494 (13.17%) OO
29 490 (13.06%) BDD

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
1 204 (5.44%) CMS
2 133 (3.55%) Confluence
3 99 (2.64%) Apache
4 80 (2.13%) Drupal
5 76 (2.03%) JBoss
5 76 (2.03%) WordPress
6 64 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 64 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 48 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 48 (1.28%) Umbraco
8 43 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 43 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 42 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 40 (1.07%) nginx
11 30 (0.80%) IIS
12 28 (0.75%) Apache Solr
12 28 (0.75%) Apache Spark
13 26 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
14 21 (0.56%) EPiServer
14 21 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 135 (3.60%) Photoshop
2 82 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 51 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (0.83%) InVision
5 27 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
6 13 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
7 12 (0.32%) GIMP
8 11 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
8 11 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.21%) InDesign
11 6 (0.16%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.16%) UXPin
12 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.053%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.053%) HipChat
15 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 41 (1.09%) Magento
2 11 (0.29%) ION MarketView
3 10 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.13%) Shopify
7 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.080%) RMDS
8 3 (0.080%) Unica
8 3 (0.080%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.053%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.053%) Maximo
9 2 (0.053%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.053%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.027%) Global One
10 1 (0.027%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.027%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 258 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (6.03%) npm
3 203 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 96 (2.56%) GitHub
5 77 (2.05%) SaaS
6 59 (1.57%) Serverless
7 50 (1.33%) PaaS
8 33 (0.88%) Google Analytics
9 31 (0.83%) IaaS
10 29 (0.77%) OpenShift
11 28 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
12 24 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (0.61%) Office 365
14 22 (0.59%) Amazon S3
15 17 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 13 (0.35%) Heroku
16 13 (0.35%) Trello
17 10 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
17 10 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 120 (3.20%) HTTP
2 51 (1.36%) Internet
3 49 (1.31%) SSL
4 37 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.72%) Intranet
6 23 (0.61%) SMS
7 13 (0.35%) DNS
8 12 (0.32%) FTP
9 11 (0.29%) AMQP
10 8 (0.21%) Skype
11 6 (0.16%) Firewall
11 6 (0.16%) SMTP
12 5 (0.13%) MQTT
13 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.080%) ATM
14 3 (0.080%) SSH
15 2 (0.053%) Ethernet
15 2 (0.053%) Extranet
15 2 (0.053%) Kerberos
15 2 (0.053%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 283 (7.54%) MongoDB
3 270 (7.20%) MySQL
4 173 (4.61%) NoSQL
5 170 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 116 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
7 78 (2.08%) Big Data
8 60 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 58 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 52 (1.39%) Redis
11 50 (1.33%) Hadoop
12 44 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 33 (0.88%) Oracle Database
14 32 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (0.61%) DB2
17 23 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
18 17 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1,016 (27.09%) Git (software)
2 409 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 383 (10.21%) gulp
4 302 (8.05%) Grunt
5 258 (6.88%) JIRA
6 253 (6.74%) webpack
7 225 (6.00%) Jasmine
8 202 (5.39%) Selenium
9 183 (4.88%) Subversion
10 160 (4.27%) Maven
11 151 (4.03%) Karma Test Runner
12 128 (3.41%) JUnit
13 125 (3.33%) Mocha
14 121 (3.23%) Visual Studio
15 118 (3.15%) Cucumber
16 86 (2.29%) TeamCity
17 78 (2.08%) IntelliJ
18 72 (1.92%) NUnit
19 68 (1.81%) Babel
20 67 (1.79%) Gradle
General
1 639 (17.04%) Finance
2 421 (11.22%) Banking
3 165 (4.40%) Marketing
4 159 (4.24%) Front Office
4 159 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 118 (3.15%) Retail
6 61 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.25%) Games
8 37 (0.99%) Publishing
9 30 (0.80%) Advertising
10 28 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 22 (0.59%) Back Office
12 21 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 15 (0.40%) Automotive
14 15 (0.40%) Law
15 14 (0.37%) Electronics
15 14 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.27%) Legal
17 5 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 3,264 (87.02%) Developer
2 956 (25.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 739 (19.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 449 (11.97%) Java Developer
5 446 (11.89%) HTML Developer
6 398 (10.61%) Angular Developer
7 318 (8.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 311 (8.29%) Senior Developer
9 305 (8.13%) .NET Developer
10 280 (7.46%) C# Developer
11 271 (7.22%) UI Developer
12 234 (6.24%) HTML CSS Developer
13 180 (4.80%) Web Developer
14 146 (3.89%) Node.js Developer
15 137 (3.65%) PHP Developer
16 123 (3.28%) Agile Developer
17 114 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
18 100 (2.67%) Designer
19 81 (2.16%) ASP.NET Developer
20 78 (2.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,751 (100.00%) HTML
2 3,049 (81.28%) CSS
3 2,234 (59.56%) CSS3
4 1,685 (44.92%) AngularJS
5 1,015 (27.06%) React
6 1,000 (26.66%) jQuery
7 880 (23.46%) Node.js
8 773 (20.61%) .NET
9 754 (20.10%) Sass
10 543 (14.48%) Web Services
11 539 (14.37%) REST
12 525 (14.00%) RESTful
13 510 (13.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 426 (11.36%) JSON
15 416 (11.09%) Spring
16 400 (10.66%) ASP.NET
17 337 (8.98%) Redux
18 308 (8.21%) Ajax
19 291 (7.76%) LESS
20 268 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 525 (14.00%) User Experience
2 229 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 204 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 174 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 141 (3.76%) Computer Science
6 94 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 84 (2.24%) Fintech
8 59 (1.57%) Derivative
9 57 (1.52%) Fixed Income
10 48 (1.28%) Virtual Team
11 46 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 43 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (0.96%) Digital Media
13 36 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
14 33 (0.88%) Data Structures
15 29 (0.77%) Social Media
15 29 (0.77%) W3C
16 28 (0.75%) Client/Server
16 28 (0.75%) Equities
17 26 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 307 (8.18%) Linux
2 122 (3.25%) Unix
3 96 (2.56%) Windows
4 93 (2.48%) Android
4 93 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 22 (0.59%) Ubuntu
6 19 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 9 (0.24%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.16%) AIX
11 5 (0.13%) CentOS
12 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.080%) VMS
13 3 (0.080%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.053%) Fedora
14 2 (0.053%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.027%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,842 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1,230 (32.79%) Front End Development
3 1,051 (28.02%) TDD
4 634 (16.90%) Web Development
5 596 (15.89%) MVC
6 582 (15.52%) Scrum
7 570 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
8 504 (13.44%) Test Automation
9 494 (13.17%) OO
10 490 (13.06%) BDD
11 432 (11.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 297 (7.92%) Unit Testing
13 270 (7.20%) DevOps
14 251 (6.69%) Microservices
15 240 (6.40%) Software Engineering
16 236 (6.29%) E-Commerce
17 223 (5.95%) Open Source
18 193 (5.15%) Kanban
19 181 (4.83%) SDLC
20 178 (4.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,071 (81.87%) JavaScript
2 1,014 (27.03%) Java
3 728 (19.41%) C#
4 528 (14.08%) SQL
5 388 (10.34%) ES6
6 314 (8.37%) TypeScript
7 305 (8.13%) PHP
8 234 (6.24%) Python
9 203 (5.41%) Scala
10 152 (4.05%) Ruby
11 97 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 79 (2.11%) Groovy
13 59 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 50 (1.33%) ES7
15 39 (1.04%) C++
16 33 (0.88%) C
17 31 (0.83%) Bash Shell
17 31 (0.83%) Shell Script
18 29 (0.77%) PowerShell
18 29 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 197 (5.25%) Degree
2 91 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 87 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 54 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.35%) DBS Check
6 11 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.21%) BC Cleared
7 8 (0.21%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.080%) HND
10 3 (0.080%) ISEB
10 3 (0.080%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.080%) MCP
10 3 (0.080%) MCPD
11 2 (0.053%) MBA
12 1 (0.027%) APMP
12 1 (0.027%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.027%) PhD
12 1 (0.027%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (3.47%) QA
2 52 (1.39%) WCAG
3 12 (0.32%) GCP
3 12 (0.32%) MiFID
4 10 (0.27%) WAI
5 9 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.053%) PMO
7 2 (0.053%) RosettaNet
8 1 (0.027%) PSD2
System Software
1 303 (8.08%) Docker
2 10 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.11%) LXC
5 2 (0.053%) HDFS
6 1 (0.027%) KVM
6 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.027%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.027%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 81 (2.16%) Puppet
2 74 (1.97%) Ansible
3 48 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 27 (0.72%) Kibana
6 23 (0.61%) Grafana
7 17 (0.45%) Terraform
8 9 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (0.21%) Cobbler
10 7 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.16%) Rancher
12 5 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 4 (0.11%) MOM
13 4 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.053%) Pingdom
15 1 (0.027%) CA Service Virtualization
15 1 (0.027%) Hadoop YARN
15 1 (0.027%) Nagios
15 1 (0.027%) Salt
15 1 (0.027%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 204 (5.44%) Microsoft
2 182 (4.85%) Oracle
3 166 (4.43%) Adobe
4 112 (2.99%) Google
5 49 (1.31%) Twitter
6 47 (1.25%) IBM
7 36 (0.96%) New Relic
8 34 (0.91%) Sitecore
8 34 (0.91%) TIBCO
9 31 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (0.75%) SAP
10 28 (0.75%) Splunk
11 27 (0.72%) Perforce
11 27 (0.72%) webMethods
12 26 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 25 (0.67%) DevExpress
14 24 (0.64%) hybris
15 22 (0.59%) Capita
15 22 (0.59%) Sybase
15 22 (0.59%) Zend