Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 192 138 102
Rank change year-on-year -54 -36 -38
Contract jobs citing HTML5 1,137 570 2,093
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.42% 1.92% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 6.14% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 386 1,500
10th Percentile £354 £311 £313
25th Percentile £413 £369 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £451
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.26% +0.28%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £538
90th Percentile £725 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 22
10th Percentile £22.62 £22.23 £23.00
25th Percentile £40.00 £23.33 £34.00
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.30 £52.17
Median % change year-on-year +105.53% -51.50% +73.90%
75th Percentile £56.50 £36.48 £69.25
90th Percentile £70.01 £43.09 £122.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £35.15 £48.50
% change year-on-year +35.14% -27.53% +61.67%

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 23,850 9,277 27,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.83% 31.21% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,080 6,528 19,440
10th Percentile £363 £320 £335
25th Percentile £425 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £495
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +2.78% +1.69% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 75 271
10th Percentile £16.60 £21.35 £18.50
25th Percentile £27.73 £30.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate £49.00 £43.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +13.95% -4.44% +7.64%
75th Percentile £63.00 £50.19 £52.75
90th Percentile £72.30 £59.75 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £46.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.49% +3.22% +8.43%

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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -56 930 £500 +5.26% 679
London -39 644 £575 +15.00% 246
Work from Home -71 312 £490 +8.89% 188
UK excluding London -102 283 £425 +6.25% 455
South East -51 67 £425 +17.24% 107
North of England -102 46 £400 - 142
Scotland -49 44 £540 +20.06% 19
Midlands -61 42 £410 +19.71% 86
East of England -30 37 £432 +8.00% 48
South West -36 30 £400 -9.86% 46
West Midlands -50 28 £423 -11.05% 55
North West -66 28 £400 -5.88% 83
Yorkshire -55 14 £413 +3.13% 39
East Midlands -35 12 £388 +23.02% 30
Northern Ireland - 12 £475 -
Wales -23 6 £300 -34.25% 7
North East -21 4 £283 -28.30% 20

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 1,137 (100.00%) HTML
2 907 (79.77%) JavaScript
3 849 (74.67%) CSS
4 542 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
5 522 (45.91%) CSS3
6 512 (45.03%) React
7 453 (39.84%) AngularJS
8 371 (32.63%) Git (software)
9 340 (29.90%) TypeScript
10 310 (27.26%) Front End Development
11 286 (25.15%) SQL
12 279 (24.54%) .NET
13 273 (24.01%) C#
14 266 (23.39%) Java
15 265 (23.31%) Full Stack Development
16 259 (22.78%) DevOps
17 258 (22.69%) Social Skills
18 256 (22.52%) TDD
19 235 (20.67%) Node.js
20 224 (19.70%) Azure
21 221 (19.44%) Sass
22 206 (18.12%) Finance
23 188 (16.53%) Scrum
24 184 (16.18%) jQuery
25 178 (15.66%) SQL Server
26 174 (15.30%) User Experience
26 174 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
27 172 (15.13%) Microservices
28 170 (14.95%) REST
29 167 (14.69%) AWS

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 65 (5.72%) CMS
2 41 (3.61%) Confluence
3 34 (2.99%) Apache
4 28 (2.46%) WebLogic
5 23 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.85%) IIS
8 20 (1.76%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.58%) Drupal
9 18 (1.58%) JBoss
10 17 (1.50%) nginx
10 17 (1.50%) WordPress
11 14 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (0.97%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.79%) IBM Domino
14 8 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.70%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.62%) EPiServer
16 6 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.41%) Sketch
3 15 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (1.32%) InVision
4 14 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.62%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.44%) InDesign
7 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.26%) GIMP
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.18%) Figma
9 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.088%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.088%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 23 (2.02%) Magento
2 10 (0.88%) Shopify
3 8 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.088%) RMDS
7 1 (0.088%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.088%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 224 (19.70%) Azure
2 167 (14.69%) AWS
3 77 (6.77%) npm
4 72 (6.33%) GitHub
5 25 (2.20%) SaaS
5 25 (2.20%) Serverless
6 21 (1.85%) Power Platform
7 20 (1.76%) GCP
8 18 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.50%) Yarn
10 16 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (1.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 12 (1.06%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.79%) PaaS
13 8 (0.70%) Azure Service Bus
13 8 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 7 (0.62%) Siteimprove
15 6 (0.53%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.61%) Internet
2 27 (2.37%) HTTP
3 20 (1.76%) RTMP
4 14 (1.23%) DNS
5 12 (1.06%) SSL
6 11 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.70%) AMQP
8 6 (0.53%) FTP
8 6 (0.53%) SSH
9 5 (0.44%) DHCP
9 5 (0.44%) Firewall
9 5 (0.44%) PuTTY
9 5 (0.44%) SMTP
9 5 (0.44%) Telnet
9 5 (0.44%) WinSCP
10 4 (0.35%) Intranet
11 2 (0.18%) X.500
12 1 (0.088%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 67 (5.89%) MongoDB
4 57 (5.01%) MySQL
5 52 (4.57%) NoSQL
6 35 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 23 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (1.67%) Power BI
9 15 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.32%) Redis
9 15 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.14%) Big Data
11 12 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.88%) KDB
14 9 (0.79%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 371 (32.63%) Git (software)
2 149 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 98 (8.62%) JIRA
4 82 (7.21%) webpack
5 78 (6.86%) Maven
6 63 (5.54%) Jasmine
7 59 (5.19%) Bitbucket
8 54 (4.75%) Grunt
8 54 (4.75%) Subversion
9 46 (4.05%) gulp
9 46 (4.05%) TeamCity
10 44 (3.87%) Cucumber
11 42 (3.69%) JUnit
12 41 (3.61%) Cypress.io
13 39 (3.43%) Selenium
14 35 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
15 30 (2.64%) Visual Studio
16 27 (2.37%) Protractor
17 21 (1.85%) GitLab
17 21 (1.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 258 (22.69%) Social Skills
2 206 (18.12%) Finance
3 149 (13.10%) Banking
4 115 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (5.72%) Investment Banking
6 58 (5.10%) Front Office
7 47 (4.13%) Marketing
8 44 (3.87%) Public Sector
9 28 (2.46%) Presentation Skills
10 23 (2.02%) Games
11 21 (1.85%) Retail
12 19 (1.67%) Documentation Skills
13 14 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
14 11 (0.97%) Law
14 11 (0.97%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.79%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
16 8 (0.70%) Publishing
17 7 (0.62%) Advertising
17 7 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 920 (80.91%) Developer
2 249 (21.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 165 (14.51%) Full Stack Developer
4 153 (13.46%) React Developer
5 144 (12.66%) Senior Developer
6 119 (10.47%) JavaScript Developer
7 89 (7.83%) .NET Developer
8 83 (7.30%) Angular Developer
9 81 (7.12%) Java Developer
9 81 (7.12%) UI Developer
10 73 (6.42%) C# Developer
11 65 (5.72%) HTML Developer
12 54 (4.75%) Python Developer
13 47 (4.13%) Architect
14 44 (3.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 38 (3.34%) Software Developer
16 37 (3.25%) PHP Developer
17 35 (3.08%) Lead Developer
18 34 (2.99%) Web Developer
19 30 (2.64%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,137 (100.00%) HTML
2 849 (74.67%) CSS
3 522 (45.91%) CSS3
4 512 (45.03%) React
5 453 (39.84%) AngularJS
6 279 (24.54%) .NET
7 235 (20.67%) Node.js
8 221 (19.44%) Sass
9 184 (16.18%) jQuery
10 170 (14.95%) REST
11 152 (13.37%) Redux
12 145 (12.75%) RESTful
12 145 (12.75%) Web Services
13 135 (11.87%) Spring
14 111 (9.76%) Vue.js
15 105 (9.23%) JSON
16 99 (8.71%) LESS
17 92 (8.09%) .NET Framework
18 88 (7.74%) Jest
19 87 (7.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (15.30%) User Experience
2 72 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 37 (3.25%) Data Structures
7 31 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (1.93%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.85%) W3C
10 18 (1.58%) Legacy Applications
11 17 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.32%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.06%) Cloud Native
14 11 (0.97%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.88%) Market Risk
16 7 (0.62%) NHS
16 7 (0.62%) Taxonomies
16 7 (0.62%) VLE
16 7 (0.62%) Wiki
17 6 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 65 (5.72%) Linux
2 45 (3.96%) Windows
3 36 (3.17%) Unix
4 9 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.70%) Android
5 8 (0.70%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.088%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.088%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.088%) Tizen
8 1 (0.088%) webOS
8 1 (0.088%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (27.26%) Front End Development
3 265 (23.31%) Full Stack Development
4 259 (22.78%) DevOps
5 256 (22.52%) TDD
6 188 (16.53%) Scrum
7 174 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
8 172 (15.13%) Microservices
9 167 (14.69%) Web Development
10 162 (14.25%) Software Engineering
11 161 (14.16%) Test Automation
12 149 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
13 136 (11.96%) MVC
14 120 (10.55%) Unit Testing
15 117 (10.29%) OO
16 89 (7.83%) BDD
17 79 (6.95%) OOP
18 73 (6.42%) Mentoring
19 65 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 65 (5.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 907 (79.77%) JavaScript
2 340 (29.90%) TypeScript
3 286 (25.15%) SQL
4 273 (24.01%) C#
5 266 (23.39%) Java
6 144 (12.66%) Python
7 113 (9.94%) PHP
8 112 (9.85%) ES6
9 45 (3.96%) Scala
10 34 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 33 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 29 (2.55%) C++
13 27 (2.37%) Java 8
14 24 (2.11%) Kotlin
14 24 (2.11%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.93%) XAML
16 19 (1.67%) Ruby
17 17 (1.50%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.32%) ES7
19 11 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 114 (10.03%) Degree
2 59 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 10 (0.88%) AWS Certification
7 8 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.088%) ISEB
11 1 (0.088%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (12.31%) Accessibility
2 45 (3.96%) QA
3 22 (1.93%) WCAG
4 7 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.26%) GDPR
5 3 (0.26%) HL7
6 2 (0.18%) WAI
7 1 (0.088%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.088%) NCSC
7 1 (0.088%) Section 508
7 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 154 (13.54%) Docker
2 7 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.088%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.088%) HDFS
4 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 65 (5.72%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.23%) Ansible
3 11 (0.97%) Puppet
4 9 (0.79%) Terraform
5 7 (0.62%) Nagios
6 6 (0.53%) Grafana
6 6 (0.53%) Kibana
7 3 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.26%) Kubeflow
7 3 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.18%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.18%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.18%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.18%) Rancher
9 1 (0.088%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.088%) Istio
9 1 (0.088%) MIIS
Vendors
1 117 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 116 (10.20%) Oracle
3 55 (4.84%) Adobe
4 28 (2.46%) Telerik
5 20 (1.76%) Google
5 20 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (1.50%) hybris
7 13 (1.14%) SAP
8 12 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 11 (0.97%) IBM
10 10 (0.88%) DevExpress
11 9 (0.79%) Xerox
12 8 (0.70%) Cloudera
12 8 (0.70%) ESRI
12 8 (0.70%) RedGate
12 8 (0.70%) Solace
12 8 (0.70%) webMethods
13 7 (0.62%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.62%) Blackboard
14 5 (0.44%) AppDynamics