Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 44 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +6
Contract jobs citing HTML5 4092 4701 4976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.04% 4.48% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.58% 14.77% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3112 3433 3619
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 74
UK median hourly rate £30.58 £40.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.55% +35.59% -9.23%
10th Percentile £14.88 £27.51 £16.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £56.87 £41.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.44 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -16.40% +29.03% +7.83%

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 32518 31826 32407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.07% 30.35% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22959 22067 22211
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 364 554
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.19 £15.01
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.40 £54.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -6 3859 £450 +9.09% 549
London -15 2363 £500 +11.42% 203
UK excluding London -2 1686 £375 +2.74% 360
South East -6 487 £400 +6.67% 79
North of England 0 396 £375 -3.23% 104
Midlands +10 328 £348 -0.71% 74
North West +17 209 £375 - 54
West Midlands -7 166 £350 - 33
East of England +9 161 £375 +7.14% 52
East Midlands +16 160 £340 +0.74% 41
Yorkshire -20 159 £385 -3.75% 39
Scotland +12 151 £375 - 9
South West -45 118 £350 +6.06% 37
Wales +9 39 £385 +0.65% 5
North East +46 32 £400 -8.57% 11
Northern Ireland -31 16 £400 +10.34%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 4092 (100.00%) HTML
2 3353 (81.94%) JavaScript
3 3350 (81.87%) CSS
4 2466 (60.26%) CSS3
5 1976 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1895 (46.31%) AngularJS
7 1362 (33.28%) Front End Development
8 1196 (29.23%) TDD
9 1131 (27.64%) jQuery
10 1112 (27.17%) Java
11 1090 (26.64%) React
12 1069 (26.12%) Git (software)
13 985 (24.07%) Node.js
14 815 (19.92%) Sass
15 794 (19.40%) .NET
16 768 (18.77%) C#
17 741 (18.11%) Finance
18 705 (17.23%) MVC
19 691 (16.89%) Scrum
20 681 (16.64%) Web Development
20 681 (16.64%) User Experience
21 612 (14.96%) REST
22 593 (14.49%) Web Services
23 585 (14.30%) Continuous Integration
24 567 (13.86%) SQL
24 567 (13.86%) OO
24 567 (13.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 561 (13.71%) RESTful
26 544 (13.29%) BDD
27 526 (12.85%) Test Automation

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
1 231 (5.65%) CMS
2 183 (4.47%) Confluence
3 105 (2.57%) Apache
4 95 (2.32%) Drupal
5 92 (2.25%) WordPress
6 84 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
7 72 (1.76%) JBoss
8 58 (1.42%) WebLogic
9 55 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 49 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 48 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 47 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 45 (1.10%) nginx
14 43 (1.05%) Umbraco
15 39 (0.95%) IIS
16 35 (0.86%) Apache Spark
17 31 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
18 28 (0.68%) Apache Solr
19 20 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 18 (0.44%) EPiServer
Applications
1 172 (4.20%) Photoshop
2 93 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 56 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (0.59%) InVision
5 22 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
8 18 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
10 11 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 10 (0.24%) GIMP
11 10 (0.24%) UXPin
12 9 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (0.15%) InDesign
14 4 (0.098%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.098%) Microsoft Project
15 3 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.073%) HipChat
16 2 (0.049%) Chatbot
17 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 49 (1.20%) Magento
2 12 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.27%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.17%) RMDS
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.098%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.098%) Shopify
9 3 (0.073%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.073%) Unica
10 2 (0.049%) Maximo
10 2 (0.049%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.024%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.024%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.024%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 260 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (5.40%) npm
3 209 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (2.66%) GitHub
5 89 (2.17%) SaaS
6 44 (1.08%) Serverless
7 38 (0.93%) PaaS
8 27 (0.66%) IaaS
9 26 (0.64%) Google Analytics
10 21 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 19 (0.46%) Office 365
12 18 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (0.42%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.29%) Firebase
16 11 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
16 11 (0.27%) Trello
17 8 (0.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.01%) HTTP
2 61 (1.49%) Internet
3 32 (0.78%) SSL
4 31 (0.76%) Intranet
5 30 (0.73%) SMS
5 30 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.20%) AMQP
6 8 (0.20%) DNS
6 8 (0.20%) Skype
7 6 (0.15%) ATM
7 6 (0.15%) Firewall
8 5 (0.12%) MQTT
9 4 (0.098%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.098%) Network Security
10 3 (0.073%) FTP
10 3 (0.073%) LDAP
10 3 (0.073%) SSH
11 2 (0.049%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.049%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.049%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 270 (6.60%) MongoDB
3 251 (6.13%) MySQL
4 185 (4.52%) Relational Database
5 166 (4.06%) NoSQL
6 114 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
7 108 (2.64%) Big Data
8 65 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 62 (1.52%) Hadoop
10 55 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 44 (1.08%) RDBMS
12 40 (0.98%) Redis
12 40 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 35 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 34 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (0.59%) HBase
17 21 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
18 19 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1069 (26.12%) Git (software)
2 450 (11.00%) gulp
3 408 (9.97%) Jenkins
4 384 (9.38%) Grunt
5 317 (7.75%) JIRA
6 265 (6.48%) Jasmine
7 238 (5.82%) webpack
8 217 (5.30%) Subversion
9 200 (4.89%) Selenium
10 192 (4.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 185 (4.52%) Maven
12 146 (3.57%) JUnit
13 133 (3.25%) Cucumber
14 124 (3.03%) Visual Studio
15 119 (2.91%) Mocha
16 109 (2.66%) IntelliJ
17 101 (2.47%) TeamCity
18 88 (2.15%) NUnit
19 79 (1.93%) Gradle
20 72 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 741 (18.11%) Finance
2 510 (12.46%) Banking
3 206 (5.03%) Front Office
4 203 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 182 (4.45%) Marketing
6 143 (3.49%) Retail
7 73 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 54 (1.32%) Games
9 37 (0.90%) Publishing
10 34 (0.83%) Advertising
11 33 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 28 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.56%) Automotive
14 22 (0.54%) Electronics
15 21 (0.51%) Back Office
15 21 (0.51%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.27%) Law
16 11 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.24%) Legal
18 8 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 3555 (86.88%) Developer
2 1061 (25.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 857 (20.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 498 (12.17%) HTML Developer
5 496 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 463 (11.31%) Angular Developer
7 354 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 340 (8.31%) UI Developer
9 315 (7.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 309 (7.55%) .NET Developer
11 293 (7.16%) C# Developer
12 276 (6.74%) HTML CSS Developer
13 210 (5.13%) Web Developer
14 158 (3.86%) Node.js Developer
15 131 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
16 124 (3.03%) Agile Developer
17 119 (2.91%) PHP Developer
18 117 (2.86%) Designer
19 91 (2.22%) Architect
20 85 (2.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4092 (100.00%) HTML
2 3350 (81.87%) CSS
3 2466 (60.26%) CSS3
4 1895 (46.31%) AngularJS
5 1131 (27.64%) jQuery
6 1090 (26.64%) React
7 985 (24.07%) Node.js
8 815 (19.92%) Sass
9 794 (19.40%) .NET
10 612 (14.96%) REST
11 593 (14.49%) Web Services
12 567 (13.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 561 (13.71%) RESTful
14 514 (12.56%) JSON
15 457 (11.17%) Spring
16 420 (10.26%) ASP.NET
17 396 (9.68%) Ajax
18 340 (8.31%) Redux
19 325 (7.94%) LESS
20 315 (7.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 681 (16.64%) User Experience
2 250 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 217 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 198 (4.84%) Mobile App
5 131 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 115 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 82 (2.00%) Fintech
8 70 (1.71%) Fixed Income
9 58 (1.42%) Derivative
10 50 (1.22%) W3C
11 43 (1.05%) Data Structures
11 43 (1.05%) Virtual Team
12 42 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 41 (1.00%) Algorithms
14 38 (0.93%) Equities
15 34 (0.83%) Digital Media
15 34 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
16 33 (0.81%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
18 27 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 353 (8.63%) Linux
2 138 (3.37%) Unix
3 119 (2.91%) Android
4 115 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 104 (2.54%) Windows
6 20 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.29%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.20%) AIX
11 7 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.098%) CentOS
14 3 (0.073%) SUSE
14 3 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.049%) Debian
15 2 (0.049%) Fedora
15 2 (0.049%) Solaris
16 1 (0.024%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1976 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1362 (33.28%) Front End Development
3 1196 (29.23%) TDD
4 705 (17.23%) MVC
5 691 (16.89%) Scrum
6 681 (16.64%) Web Development
7 585 (14.30%) Continuous Integration
8 567 (13.86%) OO
9 544 (13.29%) BDD
10 526 (12.85%) Test Automation
11 497 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 304 (7.43%) Unit Testing
13 265 (6.48%) E-Commerce
14 252 (6.16%) Open Source
15 242 (5.91%) DevOps
15 242 (5.91%) Microservices
16 232 (5.67%) Software Engineering
17 216 (5.28%) Kanban
18 204 (4.99%) Web Design
19 187 (4.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3353 (81.94%) JavaScript
2 1112 (27.17%) Java
3 768 (18.77%) C#
4 567 (13.86%) SQL
5 386 (9.43%) ES6
6 317 (7.75%) PHP
7 285 (6.96%) TypeScript
8 269 (6.57%) Python
9 217 (5.30%) Scala
10 171 (4.18%) Ruby
11 114 (2.79%) T-SQL
12 79 (1.93%) Groovy
13 74 (1.81%) ECMAScript
14 55 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 50 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 50 (1.22%) C++
16 39 (0.95%) C
16 39 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 39 (0.95%) Shell Script
17 31 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 207 (5.06%) Degree
2 110 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 79 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.27%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 7 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.098%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.073%) HND
10 3 (0.073%) ISEB
10 3 (0.073%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.049%) APMP
11 2 (0.049%) CISA
11 2 (0.049%) CISM
11 2 (0.049%) CISSP
11 2 (0.049%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.049%) MBA
11 2 (0.049%) MCP
11 2 (0.049%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (2.88%) QA
2 45 (1.10%) WCAG
3 14 (0.34%) MiFID
4 13 (0.32%) WAI
5 9 (0.22%) SLA
6 5 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.12%) GCP
7 4 (0.098%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.073%) COBIT
9 2 (0.049%) FedRAMP
9 2 (0.049%) RosettaNet
10 1 (0.024%) PSD2
System Software
1 257 (6.28%) Docker
2 18 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.15%) LXC
4 3 (0.073%) HDFS
4 3 (0.073%) UAG
4 3 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.049%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.049%) Varnish
6 1 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.024%) KVM
6 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.024%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 83 (2.03%) Puppet
2 58 (1.42%) Ansible
3 42 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.93%) Kubernetes
5 26 (0.64%) Kibana
6 16 (0.39%) Grafana
7 15 (0.37%) Terraform
8 7 (0.17%) Cobbler
8 7 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 6 (0.15%) Rancher
10 4 (0.098%) MOM
11 3 (0.073%) cPanel
11 3 (0.073%) Nagios
11 3 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.049%) logstash
12 2 (0.049%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.024%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.024%) Salt
Vendors
1 231 (5.65%) Microsoft
2 209 (5.11%) Adobe
3 190 (4.64%) Oracle
4 127 (3.10%) Google
5 50 (1.22%) IBM
5 50 (1.22%) SAP
6 48 (1.17%) New Relic
7 42 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 41 (1.00%) Twitter
9 36 (0.88%) TIBCO
10 31 (0.76%) Perforce
11 27 (0.66%) Sybase
12 26 (0.64%) DevExpress
13 22 (0.54%) webMethods
14 21 (0.51%) Atlassian
14 21 (0.51%) hybris
15 20 (0.49%) MuleSoft
15 20 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (0.46%) Splunk
17 18 (0.44%) Capita