Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an HTML CSS Developer was £423 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

HTML/CSS Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 141 179
Rank change year-on-year -31 +38 -28
Contract jobs requiring an HTML CSS Developer 31 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.89% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.94% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 19
West Midlands median daily rate £423 £343 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.36% +24.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £175
90th Percentile £491 £480 £450
England median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +9.68% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.44 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,833 4,272 5,852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.03% 94.62% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,911 2,679 3,476
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £235 £221 £225
90th Percentile £575 £540 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 200 204
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +8.02% -14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.38 £47.75 £39.28
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% -1.58% +5.67%

HTML CSS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured HTML CSS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands

HTML CSS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML CSS Developer in the West Midlands

HTML CSS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML CSS Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Birmingham -3 20 £375 +15.38%
Coventry -11 8 £475 -
Shropshire -39 2 £420 +5.00% 1
HTML CSS Developer
England

HTML CSS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, HTML CSS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region featuring HTML CSS Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 23 (74.19%) HTML5
3 23 (74.19%) Sass
4 22 (70.97%) User Experience
5 20 (64.52%) KnockoutJS
6 18 (58.06%) LESS
6 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
6 18 (58.06%) React
7 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
7 17 (54.84%) jQuery
7 17 (54.84%) TDD
8 16 (51.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 15 (48.39%) Wireframes
10 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
10 12 (38.71%) Java
11 11 (35.48%) Ajax
11 11 (35.48%) CSS3
11 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (32.26%) Durandal
12 10 (32.26%) TypeScript
12 10 (32.26%) Docker
12 10 (32.26%) Angular 2
12 10 (32.26%) Backbone.js
12 10 (32.26%) RESTful
12 10 (32.26%) GIMP
12 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
12 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
12 10 (32.26%) .NET

HTML CSS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 10 (32.26%) GIMP
1 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) npm
2 3 (9.68%) Yarn
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) gulp
3 6 (19.35%) Grunt
4 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
4 3 (9.68%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (9.68%) webpack
5 2 (6.45%) Bower
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) HTML5
2 23 (74.19%) Sass
3 20 (64.52%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
4 18 (58.06%) LESS
4 18 (58.06%) React
5 17 (54.84%) jQuery
6 11 (35.48%) Ajax
6 11 (35.48%) CSS3
6 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (32.26%) .NET
7 10 (32.26%) Angular 2
7 10 (32.26%) Backbone.js
7 10 (32.26%) Durandal
7 10 (32.26%) RESTful
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
8 6 (19.35%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (12.90%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
1 17 (54.84%) TDD
2 16 (51.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 15 (48.39%) Wireframes
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Prototyping
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Disruptive Innovation
9 3 (9.68%) Isomorphic Development
9 3 (9.68%) Isomorphic JavaScript
10 2 (6.45%) Kanban
10 2 (6.45%) Microservices
10 2 (6.45%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Web Development
11 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) TypeScript
4 6 (19.35%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) ES6
6 3 (9.68%) ES7
6 3 (9.68%) ES8
6 3 (9.68%) PureScript
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) WCAG
2 1 (3.23%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft