Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Semantic HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Semantic HTML over the 6 months to 18 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.

Semantic HTML, XHTML (Semantic Markup)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 843 815
Rank change year-on-year +24 -28 -49
Contract jobs citing Semantic HTML 70 43 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.041% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 68
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £341 £210 £305
90th Percentile £550 £575 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +27.08% -17.24% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Semantic HTML 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 32706 32101 32482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.38% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23099 22264 22271
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 373 368 548
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 £14.09 £15.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

Semantic HTML
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Semantic HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Semantic HTML in the UK

Semantic HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Semantic HTML.

Contractor daily rate trend for Semantic HTML in the UK

Semantic HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Semantic HTML over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Semantic HTML in the UK

Semantic HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Semantic HTML.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Semantic HTML in the UK

Semantic HTML
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Semantic HTML within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 +67 67 £425 +13.33% 4
London +18 55 £430 +1.18% 2
UK excluding London +36 15 £381 +27.08% 3
South East +12 5 - - 1
North of England - 4 £403 - 1
Scotland - 3 £500 - 1
West Midlands +34 2 £369 +67.61%
Midlands +24 2 £369 +67.61%
North West - 2 £371 -
Yorkshire - 2 £404 - 1
South West - 1 £205 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Semantic HTML 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 Semantic HTML.

1 70 (100.00%) HTML
2 69 (98.57%) CSS
3 67 (95.71%) JavaScript
4 50 (71.43%) HTML5
4 50 (71.43%) Sass
5 41 (58.57%) Front End Development
6 39 (55.71%) TDD
7 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (52.86%) React
9 32 (45.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (45.71%) CSS3
9 32 (45.71%) User Experience
10 27 (38.57%) ES6
10 27 (38.57%) Node.js
11 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
11 24 (34.29%) Mobile First
12 23 (32.86%) webpack
13 19 (27.14%) Mocha
14 18 (25.71%) BDD
14 18 (25.71%) Functional Testing
15 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
15 17 (24.29%) E-Commerce
15 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
15 17 (24.29%) Chai
16 16 (22.86%) Redux
17 15 (21.43%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
18 14 (20.00%) OO
18 14 (20.00%) OOCSS
18 14 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
19 13 (18.57%) Web Development

Semantic HTML
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 4 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
3 1 (1.43%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
1 1 (1.43%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) npm
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 23 (32.86%) webpack
3 19 (27.14%) Mocha
4 12 (17.14%) gulp
5 9 (12.86%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.57%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (8.57%) Selenium
8 5 (7.14%) CasperJS
8 5 (7.14%) Grunt
9 3 (4.29%) PostCSS
10 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.86%) QUnit
10 2 (2.86%) Subversion
10 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.43%) JIRA
11 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Marketing
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (94.29%) Developer
2 33 (47.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (17.14%) UI Developer
5 8 (11.43%) HTML Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.57%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior UI Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.86%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Angular Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) CSS Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.86%) UI Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (2.86%) UX Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) HTML
2 69 (98.57%) CSS
3 50 (71.43%) HTML5
3 50 (71.43%) Sass
4 37 (52.86%) React
5 32 (45.71%) CSS3
6 27 (38.57%) Node.js
7 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
7 17 (24.29%) Chai
8 16 (22.86%) Redux
9 14 (20.00%) OOCSS
10 13 (18.57%) jQuery
11 11 (15.71%) REST
12 9 (12.86%) DOM
12 9 (12.86%) React Native
12 9 (12.86%) Regular Expression
13 8 (11.43%) Backbone.js
13 8 (11.43%) Handlebars
14 7 (10.00%) Express
15 6 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (7.14%) Video on Demand
2 5 (7.14%) W3C
3 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.29%) New Media
3 3 (4.29%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.43%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Front End Development
2 39 (55.71%) TDD
3 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (45.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (34.29%) Mobile First
6 18 (25.71%) BDD
6 18 (25.71%) Functional Testing
7 17 (24.29%) E-Commerce
7 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
8 15 (21.43%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 14 (20.00%) OO
9 14 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 13 (18.57%) Web Development
11 12 (17.14%) OOP
12 10 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
14 7 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (10.00%) Mobile Development
14 7 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (95.71%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) ES6
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) ECMAScript
4 4 (5.71%) GraphQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Perl
5 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) Go
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) WAI
1 9 (12.86%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Adobe
2 1 (1.43%) hybris
2 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.43%) Zend