Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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.

HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing HTML 401 548 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.61% 10.00% 7.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.25% 38.51% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 330 255
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £374 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.42% +15.08% -
10th Percentile £216 £260 £228
90th Percentile £513 £525 £483
England median daily rate £425 £406 £388
% change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.67 £31.10 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.26% +122.14% -51.20%
10th Percentile £20.42 £14.95 £8.00
90th Percentile £31.49 £89.09 £34.44
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,206 1,423 1,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.91% 25.98% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 861 726
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -0.23%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £258
90th Percentile £563 £538 £516
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 33
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -16.35% -3.56%
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.40 £11.15
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.82 £43.77
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTML in the West Midlands

HTML
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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML in the West Midlands

HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML in the West Midlands

HTML
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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML in the West Midlands

HTML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HTML in the West Midlands

HTML
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 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 -9 131 £325 -18.75% 61
Coventry -1 87 £450 +12.50% 30
Warwickshire +24 56 £300 +11.11% 46
Shropshire +10 32 £445 - 18
Staffordshire -2 29 £325 -4.41% 57
Worcestershire -5 5 £288 -8.73% 18
Solihull -17 5 £375 +7.14% 31
Wolverhampton -3 4 £330 -2.94% 7
Herefordshire -2 3 £215 - 1
Walsall - 3 £295 - 1
Kingswinford - 2 £463 -
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTML 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HTML.

1 343 (85.54%) CSS
2 284 (70.82%) JavaScript
3 188 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (42.39%) .NET
5 154 (38.40%) HTML5
6 145 (36.16%) C#
7 142 (35.41%) jQuery
8 123 (30.67%) MVC
9 112 (27.93%) SQL
10 109 (27.18%) CSS3
11 105 (26.18%) TDD
12 100 (24.94%) SQL Server
13 90 (22.44%) Front End Development
14 88 (21.95%) AngularJS
15 85 (21.20%) Git (software)
15 85 (21.20%) ASP.NET
16 74 (18.45%) Web Development
17 71 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
18 65 (16.21%) User Experience
18 65 (16.21%) Web Services
19 64 (15.96%) Scrum
20 62 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web API
21 61 (15.21%) .NET Framework
22 60 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
23 56 (13.97%) BDD
24 55 (13.72%) Java
25 53 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC
26 48 (11.97%) Kanban
27 47 (11.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 47 (11.72%) PHP

HTML
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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (5.24%) CMS
2 13 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.24%) IIS
4 7 (1.75%) Drupal
4 7 (1.75%) JBoss
4 7 (1.75%) WordPress
5 6 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.25%) Apache
6 5 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.25%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.75%) Mule
7 3 (0.75%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.50%) DNN
8 2 (0.50%) nginx
8 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.00%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.00%) GIMP
5 4 (1.00%) RoboHelp
5 4 (1.00%) Snagit
6 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.50%) InDesign
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.25%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.25%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.49%) GitHub
3 10 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.25%) G Suite
4 5 (1.25%) SaaS
5 4 (1.00%) PaaS
6 3 (0.75%) Office 365
7 2 (0.50%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.25%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.49%) Internet
2 7 (1.75%) HTTP
3 2 (0.50%) SSL
3 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (24.94%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.48%) MySQL
3 13 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.00%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.75%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.75%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (21.20%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.24%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.24%) JIRA
3 13 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.74%) JUnit
5 10 (2.49%) SpecFlow
6 9 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.00%) Selenium
8 7 (1.75%) Axure RP
8 7 (1.75%) Subversion
9 6 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.25%) Grunt
10 5 (1.25%) Maven
11 4 (1.00%) AccuRev
11 4 (1.00%) gulp
11 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.75%) GitLab
12 3 (0.75%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.75%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (0.75%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (3.24%) Automotive
2 12 (2.99%) Finance
3 11 (2.74%) Retail
4 7 (1.75%) Games
4 7 (1.75%) Marketing
5 6 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.25%) Advertising
7 3 (0.75%) Back Office
7 3 (0.75%) Local Government
8 2 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 341 (85.04%) Developer
2 79 (19.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (16.21%) .NET Developer
4 38 (9.48%) C# Developer
5 36 (8.98%) Designer
6 33 (8.23%) Web Developer
7 30 (7.48%) Lead Developer
8 26 (6.48%) Java Developer
9 25 (6.23%) Angular Developer
10 24 (5.99%) HTML Developer
10 24 (5.99%) Senior Developer
11 22 (5.49%) PHP Developer
12 21 (5.24%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (4.74%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (4.49%) HTML CSS Developer
14 18 (4.49%) UI Developer
14 18 (4.49%) UX Designer
15 17 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (3.74%) Azure Developer
16 15 (3.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (85.54%) CSS
2 170 (42.39%) .NET
3 154 (38.40%) HTML5
4 142 (35.41%) jQuery
5 109 (27.18%) CSS3
6 88 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 85 (21.20%) ASP.NET
8 65 (16.21%) Web Services
9 62 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (15.21%) .NET Framework
11 53 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (11.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (10.47%) XML
14 41 (10.22%) Ajax
15 37 (9.23%) Dapper ORM
16 34 (8.48%) REST
17 28 (6.98%) JSON
18 24 (5.99%) RESTful
18 24 (5.99%) Sass
19 23 (5.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.21%) User Experience
2 34 (8.48%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (7.23%) Digital Media
4 28 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.50%) W3C
8 5 (1.25%) Animation
8 5 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.50%) Infotainment
12 1 (0.25%) Blog
12 1 (0.25%) CMDB
12 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.25%) FMCG
12 1 (0.25%) iPhone
12 1 (0.25%) Social Media
12 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.49%) Windows
2 13 (3.24%) Android
3 10 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.75%) Unix
5 6 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.50%) Linux
6 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (30.67%) MVC
3 105 (26.18%) TDD
4 90 (22.44%) Front End Development
5 74 (18.45%) Web Development
6 64 (15.96%) Scrum
7 60 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (13.97%) BDD
9 48 (11.97%) Kanban
10 44 (10.97%) SOLID
11 41 (10.22%) Test Automation
12 30 (7.48%) OO
13 27 (6.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 27 (6.73%) Mentoring
14 25 (6.23%) Unit Testing
15 22 (5.49%) SDLC
16 19 (4.74%) CRM
16 19 (4.74%) E-Commerce
16 19 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
17 17 (4.24%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 284 (70.82%) JavaScript
2 145 (36.16%) C#
3 112 (27.93%) SQL
4 55 (13.72%) Java
5 47 (11.72%) PHP
6 30 (7.48%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.24%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.74%) Scala
10 10 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.24%) Python
12 8 (2.00%) ES6
13 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.75%) Ruby
14 6 (1.50%) Erlang
15 5 (1.25%) Google Apps Script
15 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.25%) VBA
15 5 (1.25%) XAML
16 4 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (7.73%) Degree
2 11 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.50%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.25%) MCPD
6 1 (0.25%) MCSD
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.75%) WCAG
3 2 (0.50%) WAI
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.49%) Docker
2 4 (1.00%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.74%) Google
3 16 (3.99%) Oracle
4 9 (2.24%) Adobe
5 7 (1.75%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.25%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.25%) VMware
7 3 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (0.75%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.50%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.50%) Telerik
8 2 (0.50%) webMethods
9 1 (0.25%) Apple
9 1 (0.25%) BT
9 1 (0.25%) HP
9 1 (0.25%) Progress
9 1 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) Sun
9 1 (0.25%) Unisys