Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 42 42
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +7
Contract jobs citing HTML5 4140 4854 4800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.17% 4.55% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 15.16% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3129 3560 3454
UK median daily rate £440 £410 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £260
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 68
UK median hourly rate £33.44 £40.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.40% +35.59% -9.23%
10th Percentile £14.00 £25.08 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.00 £56.87 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.44 £38.75 £35.10
% change year-on-year -13.70% +10.40% +13.23%

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 31758 32027 31623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.00% 30.03% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22268 22307 21564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £296 £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 373 374 527
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.55 £13.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.35 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.15 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.53% -4.00% +11.19%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -9 3892 £450 +9.09% 943
London -13 2355 £493 +12.57% 400
UK excluding London -1 1734 £375 +1.35% 576
South East -4 506 £400 +6.67% 114
North of England +2 390 £375 -3.23% 169
Midlands +16 354 £350 - 131
North West +10 196 £374 -0.33% 96
East Midlands +15 176 £340 -2.86% 61
West Midlands +2 173 £360 +2.86% 70
East of England -7 165 £358 +2.14% 75
Yorkshire -20 157 £380 -10.59% 60
Scotland +35 154 £375 - 27
South West -47 114 £350 +3.70% 53
Wales +9 44 £363 -7.05% 4
North East +42 37 £400 -10.11% 13
Northern Ireland -43 15 £289 -20.28% 3

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 4140 (100.00%) HTML
2 3389 (81.86%) JavaScript
3 3380 (81.64%) CSS
4 2488 (60.10%) CSS3
5 1991 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1915 (46.26%) AngularJS
7 1384 (33.43%) Front End Development
8 1191 (28.77%) jQuery
9 1146 (27.68%) TDD
10 1133 (27.37%) Java
11 1102 (26.62%) Git (software)
12 1076 (25.99%) React
13 992 (23.96%) Node.js
14 820 (19.81%) Sass
15 798 (19.28%) C#
16 787 (19.01%) .NET
17 763 (18.43%) Finance
18 737 (17.80%) MVC
19 736 (17.78%) User Experience
20 701 (16.93%) Scrum
21 686 (16.57%) Web Development
22 617 (14.90%) REST
23 593 (14.32%) OO
24 589 (14.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 577 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
26 576 (13.91%) Web Services
27 555 (13.41%) SQL
28 549 (13.26%) JSON
29 541 (13.07%) RESTful
30 538 (13.00%) 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
1 244 (5.89%) CMS
2 197 (4.76%) Confluence
3 116 (2.80%) Apache
4 107 (2.58%) Drupal
5 93 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 89 (2.15%) WordPress
7 77 (1.86%) JBoss
8 59 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 58 (1.40%) WebLogic
10 57 (1.38%) SharePoint
11 52 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 50 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 48 (1.16%) nginx
14 46 (1.11%) IIS
15 40 (0.97%) Umbraco
16 36 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
17 33 (0.80%) Apache Spark
18 25 (0.60%) Apache Solr
19 19 (0.46%) EPiServer
20 18 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 169 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 95 (2.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 65 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.60%) InVision
5 22 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
9 15 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 8 (0.19%) GIMP
10 8 (0.19%) UXPin
11 7 (0.17%) InDesign
12 6 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 4 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.072%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.072%) HipChat
15 2 (0.048%) Chatbot
15 2 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 51 (1.23%) Magento
2 11 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.24%) ION MarketView
3 10 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
4 7 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.17%) RMDS
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.097%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.072%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.048%) Unica
10 1 (0.024%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.024%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.024%) SessionCam
10 1 (0.024%) Shopify
10 1 (0.024%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 256 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
2 214 (5.17%) npm
3 193 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 114 (2.75%) GitHub
5 85 (2.05%) SaaS
6 39 (0.94%) Serverless
7 32 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 31 (0.75%) PaaS
9 24 (0.58%) IaaS
10 23 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 18 (0.43%) Office 365
13 17 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (0.34%) Trello
15 13 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
15 13 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (0.31%) Amazon S3
16 12 (0.29%) Firebase
16 12 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
17 9 (0.22%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 137 (3.31%) HTTP
2 66 (1.59%) Internet
3 28 (0.68%) Intranet
4 27 (0.65%) SMS
4 27 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 26 (0.63%) SSL
6 9 (0.22%) DNS
7 7 (0.17%) AMQP
8 6 (0.14%) ATM
8 6 (0.14%) Network Security
9 5 (0.12%) Firewall
10 4 (0.097%) Skype
11 3 (0.072%) DLNA
11 3 (0.072%) DOCSIS
11 3 (0.072%) DVB
11 3 (0.072%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.072%) LDAP
11 3 (0.072%) UPnP
12 2 (0.048%) VPLS
12 2 (0.048%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 273 (6.59%) MongoDB
3 244 (5.89%) MySQL
4 210 (5.07%) Relational Database
5 165 (3.99%) NoSQL
6 118 (2.85%) Big Data
7 103 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 54 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 51 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 40 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 39 (0.94%) Redis
14 37 (0.89%) Oracle Database
14 37 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
16 30 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
18 21 (0.51%) HBase
19 19 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1102 (26.62%) Git (software)
2 454 (10.97%) gulp
3 417 (10.07%) Grunt
4 411 (9.93%) Jenkins
5 329 (7.95%) JIRA
6 276 (6.67%) Jasmine
7 258 (6.23%) Subversion
8 229 (5.53%) webpack
9 213 (5.14%) Selenium
10 193 (4.66%) Maven
11 189 (4.57%) Karma Test Runner
12 162 (3.91%) JUnit
13 131 (3.16%) Mocha
14 129 (3.12%) Cucumber
15 126 (3.04%) Visual Studio
16 115 (2.78%) TeamCity
17 108 (2.61%) IntelliJ
18 88 (2.13%) NUnit
18 88 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
19 77 (1.86%) Gradle
General
1 763 (18.43%) Finance
2 526 (12.71%) Banking
3 232 (5.60%) Front Office
4 215 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 190 (4.59%) Marketing
6 157 (3.79%) Retail
7 54 (1.30%) Games
8 53 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.01%) Publishing
10 39 (0.94%) Advertising
11 38 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 26 (0.63%) Automotive
14 20 (0.48%) Electronics
15 17 (0.41%) Back Office
16 13 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.29%) Legal
18 11 (0.27%) Retail Banking
19 9 (0.22%) Law
19 9 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 3587 (86.64%) Developer
2 1062 (25.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 863 (20.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 519 (12.54%) HTML Developer
5 512 (12.37%) Java Developer
6 508 (12.27%) Angular Developer
7 363 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 349 (8.43%) UI Developer
9 319 (7.71%) Full Stack Developer
10 302 (7.29%) .NET Developer
11 284 (6.86%) C# Developer
12 283 (6.84%) HTML CSS Developer
13 229 (5.53%) Web Developer
14 170 (4.11%) Node.js Developer
15 136 (3.29%) Designer
16 126 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
17 122 (2.95%) PHP Developer
18 112 (2.71%) Agile Developer
19 110 (2.66%) Architect
20 96 (2.32%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4140 (100.00%) HTML
2 3380 (81.64%) CSS
3 2488 (60.10%) CSS3
4 1915 (46.26%) AngularJS
5 1191 (28.77%) jQuery
6 1076 (25.99%) React
7 992 (23.96%) Node.js
8 820 (19.81%) Sass
9 787 (19.01%) .NET
10 617 (14.90%) REST
11 589 (14.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 576 (13.91%) Web Services
13 549 (13.26%) JSON
14 541 (13.07%) RESTful
15 470 (11.35%) Spring
16 454 (10.97%) Ajax
17 423 (10.22%) ASP.NET
18 352 (8.50%) XML
19 351 (8.48%) LESS
20 309 (7.46%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 736 (17.78%) User Experience
2 253 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 210 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 182 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 132 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 118 (2.85%) Computer Science
7 87 (2.10%) Fintech
8 81 (1.96%) Fixed Income
9 58 (1.40%) Derivative
10 47 (1.14%) W3C
11 46 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 45 (1.09%) Algorithms
12 45 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 45 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 42 (1.01%) Equities
14 35 (0.85%) Social Media
15 32 (0.77%) Client/Server
15 32 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
16 30 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
17 27 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 332 (8.02%) Linux
2 143 (3.45%) Unix
3 117 (2.83%) Android
4 115 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 107 (2.58%) Windows
6 22 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.27%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.14%) AIX
12 5 (0.12%) CentOS
12 5 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.097%) SUSE
14 3 (0.072%) Debian
15 2 (0.048%) Fedora
15 2 (0.048%) Solaris
15 2 (0.048%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.024%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1991 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1384 (33.43%) Front End Development
3 1146 (27.68%) TDD
4 737 (17.80%) MVC
5 701 (16.93%) Scrum
6 686 (16.57%) Web Development
7 593 (14.32%) OO
8 577 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
9 538 (13.00%) Test Automation
10 510 (12.32%) Responsive Web Design
11 496 (11.98%) BDD
12 294 (7.10%) Unit Testing
13 282 (6.81%) E-Commerce
14 267 (6.45%) DevOps
15 260 (6.28%) Open Source
16 247 (5.97%) Software Engineering
17 242 (5.85%) Web Design
18 236 (5.70%) Microservices
19 215 (5.19%) Kanban
20 191 (4.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3389 (81.86%) JavaScript
2 1133 (27.37%) Java
3 798 (19.28%) C#
4 555 (13.41%) SQL
5 361 (8.72%) ES6
6 319 (7.71%) TypeScript
7 310 (7.49%) PHP
8 288 (6.96%) Python
9 239 (5.77%) Scala
10 206 (4.98%) Ruby
11 114 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 86 (2.08%) Groovy
13 63 (1.52%) ECMAScript
14 61 (1.47%) C++
15 59 (1.43%) Bash Shell
16 55 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 50 (1.21%) Shell Script
18 38 (0.92%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.77%) VB.NET
20 31 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 187 (4.52%) Degree
2 107 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 75 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 70 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.19%) BC Cleared
6 7 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.14%) ISEB
7 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.12%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.072%) CISA
9 3 (0.072%) CISM
9 3 (0.072%) CISSP
9 3 (0.072%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.072%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.048%) APMP
10 2 (0.048%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.048%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.048%) HND
10 2 (0.048%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (3.00%) QA
2 38 (0.92%) WCAG
3 21 (0.51%) MiFID
4 15 (0.36%) WAI
5 10 (0.24%) SLA
6 8 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.12%) COBIT
8 3 (0.072%) FedRAMP
8 3 (0.072%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.048%) FATCA
9 2 (0.048%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 231 (5.58%) Docker
2 18 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.17%) LXC
4 5 (0.12%) UAG
5 4 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.072%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.072%) HDFS
6 3 (0.072%) Varnish
6 3 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.024%) KVM
7 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 97 (2.34%) Puppet
2 53 (1.28%) Ansible
3 46 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 23 (0.56%) Kibana
6 12 (0.29%) Grafana
6 12 (0.29%) Terraform
7 7 (0.17%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (0.14%) Rancher
9 4 (0.097%) MOM
10 3 (0.072%) cPanel
10 3 (0.072%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.072%) logstash
10 3 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.048%) Nagios
11 2 (0.048%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.024%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.024%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.024%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 238 (5.75%) Microsoft
2 236 (5.70%) Adobe
3 189 (4.57%) Oracle
4 149 (3.60%) Google
5 58 (1.40%) SAP
6 48 (1.16%) New Relic
7 46 (1.11%) Sitecore
8 45 (1.09%) IBM
9 36 (0.87%) TIBCO
10 29 (0.70%) Sybase
10 29 (0.70%) Twitter
11 24 (0.58%) Perforce
11 24 (0.58%) webMethods
12 22 (0.53%) Demandware
13 21 (0.51%) Atlassian
14 19 (0.46%) Zend
15 18 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (0.41%) CA Agile Central
16 17 (0.41%) MuleSoft
16 17 (0.41%) Telerik