The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Contract jobs citing HTML5 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 3.23% 3.45% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 33.33% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £310 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +29.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.95 £39.00
% change year-on-year +32.54% -12.94%  

HTML5 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 3 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 54.84% 10.34% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 12
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £420 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian citing HTML5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in West Lothian

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5 in West Lothian.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 across the West Lothian region with a requirement for HTML5.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet

HTML5
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#