Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 94 61
Rank change year-on-year -35 -33 -14
Contract jobs citing HTML5 650 2,299 3,974
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 2.54% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 8.01% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 1,698 2,964
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £317 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.17 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.91% +59.30% -18.13%
10th Percentile £22.96 £34.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £45.50 £122.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.34 £30.00
% change year-on-year -30.47% +67.78% -25.00%

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 10,382 28,708 35,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.45% 31.69% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,894 20,024 24,875
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £334 £320
90th Percentile £688 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £424
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.90% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 318 345
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.96 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.37% +5.92% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22.25 £19.56 £15.24
90th Percentile £64.09 £60.23 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

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 15 August 2020.

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 15 August 2020.

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 15 August 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 -32 592 £475 - 458
London -23 365 £500 - 99
UK excluding London -24 248 £400 - 387
North of England -4 69 £400 - 130
Work from Home -29 68 £449 +6.85% 79
South East -7 58 £381 -10.29% 71
North West -1 37 £400 +6.67% 71
Midlands 0 34 £475 +18.75% 77
South West +43 31 £400 -5.88% 49
East of England +40 23 £400 +6.67% 32
Scotland +31 23 £413 -2.94% 13
West Midlands +7 22 £475 +15.15% 39
Yorkshire +42 21 £360 -15.29% 42
East Midlands +25 12 £325 -7.80% 38
North East +26 11 £444 +10.94% 17
Wales +10 9 £438 +8.02% 10
Northern Ireland -1 1 £300 -36.84% 5

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 650 (100.00%) HTML
2 483 (74.31%) JavaScript
3 473 (72.77%) CSS
4 313 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 295 (45.38%) CSS3
6 227 (34.92%) React
7 207 (31.85%) Git (software)
8 187 (28.77%) Front End Development
8 187 (28.77%) AngularJS
9 172 (26.46%) Java
10 170 (26.15%) .NET
11 164 (25.23%) TDD
12 161 (24.77%) User Experience
13 136 (20.92%) Node.js
14 135 (20.77%) Sass
15 133 (20.46%) C#
16 130 (20.00%) Azure
17 126 (19.38%) DevOps
18 121 (18.62%) jQuery
19 115 (17.69%) Web Development
20 114 (17.54%) Test Automation
21 109 (16.77%) SQL
22 101 (15.54%) OO
23 94 (14.46%) SQL Server
24 91 (14.00%) RESTful
25 89 (13.69%) Scrum
26 85 (13.08%) Redux
26 85 (13.08%) TypeScript
27 80 (12.31%) Microservices
28 78 (12.00%) Microsoft

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 39 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (4.15%) CMS
3 19 (2.92%) Confluence
3 19 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.62%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 11 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.54%) WordPress
8 8 (1.23%) Drupal
9 7 (1.08%) Headless CMS
9 7 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.92%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.92%) Tornado
10 6 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.77%) Apache
11 5 (0.77%) JBoss
11 5 (0.77%) Jetty
11 5 (0.77%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 21 (3.23%) Sketch
2 15 (2.31%) InVision
3 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (1.54%) Zeplin
5 8 (1.23%) Figma
6 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.77%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Shopify
2 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.77%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.46%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 130 (20.00%) Azure
2 57 (8.77%) AWS
3 29 (4.46%) GitHub
4 21 (3.23%) npm
5 16 (2.46%) Serverless
6 13 (2.00%) GCP
7 12 (1.85%) SaaS
8 11 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (1.69%) Power Platform
9 10 (1.54%) PaaS
10 7 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (0.92%) Apigee
11 6 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.92%) Azure Functions
11 6 (0.92%) Firebase
11 6 (0.92%) Office 365
12 5 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.62%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.62%) HTTP
2 10 (1.54%) RTMP
3 7 (1.08%) SSH
4 6 (0.92%) SSL
4 6 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.62%) DSL
6 3 (0.46%) Firewall
7 2 (0.31%) AMQP
7 2 (0.31%) DHCP
7 2 (0.31%) DNS
7 2 (0.31%) DOCSIS
7 2 (0.31%) MQTT
7 2 (0.31%) SNMP
7 2 (0.31%) VPN
8 1 (0.15%) HbbTV
8 1 (0.15%) IKE
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.38%) MySQL
3 46 (7.08%) MongoDB
4 42 (6.46%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.54%) Big Data
5 36 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.69%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.38%) Redis
8 14 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.92%) Apache Hive
11 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.62%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (0.62%) MS Access
13 4 (0.62%) Power BI
14 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2017
14 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 207 (31.85%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.92%) Jenkins
3 58 (8.92%) gulp
4 54 (8.31%) Grunt
5 46 (7.08%) Selenium
6 43 (6.62%) Subversion
7 40 (6.15%) webpack
8 39 (6.00%) Jasmine
9 37 (5.69%) Maven
10 36 (5.54%) JIRA
11 30 (4.62%) Mocha
11 30 (4.62%) Visual Studio
12 28 (4.31%) JUnit
13 22 (3.38%) git-flow
14 20 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (2.92%) Axure RP
15 19 (2.92%) Gradle
16 14 (2.15%) Cucumber
17 13 (2.00%) Hudson
18 12 (1.85%) NUnit
General
1 76 (11.69%) Finance
2 62 (9.54%) Banking
3 46 (7.08%) Public Sector
4 32 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.31%) Front Office
6 21 (3.23%) Marketing
7 11 (1.69%) Law
8 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.77%) Publishing
10 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.62%) Retail
11 3 (0.46%) Games
11 3 (0.46%) Local Government
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) Police
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 522 (80.31%) Developer
2 144 (22.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 114 (17.54%) React Developer
4 77 (11.85%) Full Stack Developer
5 75 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 70 (10.77%) .NET Developer
7 61 (9.38%) HTML Developer
8 51 (7.85%) UI Developer
9 49 (7.54%) Angular Developer
10 48 (7.38%) Senior Developer
11 46 (7.08%) C# Developer
12 45 (6.92%) Java Developer
13 42 (6.46%) Azure Developer
14 35 (5.38%) Web Developer
15 32 (4.92%) Architect
16 30 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
17 22 (3.38%) Designer
18 21 (3.23%) PHP Developer
18 21 (3.23%) UX Developer
19 19 (2.92%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (100.00%) HTML
2 473 (72.77%) CSS
3 295 (45.38%) CSS3
4 227 (34.92%) React
5 187 (28.77%) AngularJS
6 170 (26.15%) .NET
7 136 (20.92%) Node.js
8 135 (20.77%) Sass
9 121 (18.62%) jQuery
10 91 (14.00%) RESTful
11 85 (13.08%) Redux
12 78 (12.00%) REST
13 76 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 68 (10.46%) ASP.NET
15 66 (10.15%) Web Services
16 49 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
16 49 (7.54%) Spring
17 41 (6.31%) Spring Boot
18 39 (6.00%) XML
19 37 (5.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 161 (24.77%) User Experience
2 37 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (5.54%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.69%) Data Structures
6 15 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (2.15%) Fixed Income
7 14 (2.15%) W3C
8 13 (2.00%) Derivative
8 13 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.69%) SCORM
10 10 (1.54%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (1.23%) Animation
12 8 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (1.08%) Equities
13 7 (1.08%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.77%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 52 (8.00%) Linux
2 48 (7.38%) Android
3 44 (6.77%) Apple iOS
4 38 (5.85%) Unix
5 30 (4.62%) Mac OS X
6 26 (4.00%) Windows
7 5 (0.77%) CentOS
7 5 (0.77%) Debian
7 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.46%) tvOS
10 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (28.77%) Front End Development
3 164 (25.23%) TDD
4 126 (19.38%) DevOps
5 115 (17.69%) Web Development
6 114 (17.54%) Test Automation
7 101 (15.54%) OO
8 89 (13.69%) Scrum
9 80 (12.31%) Microservices
10 73 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
12 66 (10.15%) MVC
13 58 (8.92%) Web Accessibility
14 55 (8.46%) Unit Testing
15 53 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (7.85%) Continuous Deployment
17 49 (7.54%) Web Design
18 46 (7.08%) SOLID
19 45 (6.92%) SDLC
20 38 (5.85%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 483 (74.31%) JavaScript
2 172 (26.46%) Java
3 133 (20.46%) C#
4 109 (16.77%) SQL
5 85 (13.08%) TypeScript
6 52 (8.00%) PHP
7 51 (7.85%) Python
8 46 (7.08%) ES6
9 31 (4.77%) Scala
10 23 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.77%) Ruby
12 16 (2.46%) Kotlin
13 13 (2.00%) C++
13 13 (2.00%) Java 8
14 12 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.38%) Groovy
17 8 (1.23%) VBA
18 7 (1.08%) Apple Swift
18 7 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 54 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 45 (6.92%) Degree
4 20 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (2.77%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.08%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.92%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.31%) CCNA
10 2 (0.31%) CCNP
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.15%) CIPD
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.15%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.46%) WCAG
2 35 (5.38%) QA
3 6 (0.92%) GDPR
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (9.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.00%) Ansible
3 12 (1.85%) Kibana
4 9 (1.38%) Puppet
5 6 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.77%) Grafana
6 5 (0.77%) Salt
7 4 (0.62%) Istio
8 3 (0.46%) Terraform
9 2 (0.31%) Consul
9 2 (0.31%) Packer
10 1 (0.15%) logstash
10 1 (0.15%) OpenNebula
10 1 (0.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 78 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.00%) Oracle
3 25 (3.85%) Google
4 19 (2.92%) Adobe
5 18 (2.77%) StreamSets
6 17 (2.62%) Databricks
7 11 (1.69%) Cloudera
7 11 (1.69%) Hortonworks
8 9 (1.38%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.23%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.08%) SAP
11 6 (0.92%) Splunk
11 6 (0.92%) Sybase
12 5 (0.77%) Apple
12 5 (0.77%) Axway
12 5 (0.77%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.77%) Sparx
12 5 (0.77%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.46%) Tableau