Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing HTML 448 461 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.40% 9.95% 7.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.31% 39.54% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 319 268
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £213 £260 £213
90th Percentile £523 £525 £473
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 13
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.37 £41.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.56% +192.86% -55.56%
10th Percentile £19.32 £40.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.09 £41.50 £37.80
England median hourly rate £30.66 £37.25 £26.83
% change year-on-year -17.69% +38.84% -11.16%

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 1,345 1,166 1,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.21% 25.16% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 749 789
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £257 £263 £262
90th Percentile £563 £538 £506
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 22
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% +19.05% -33.27%
10th Percentile £18.05 £16.95 £13.28
90th Percentile £48.75 £34.45 £43.63
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +5.81% +10.44%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -1 166 £350 -2.78% 78
Coventry -2 90 £450 +1.12% 28
Staffordshire -1 35 £325 -3.35% 49
Shropshire -1 34 £425 -0.58% 19
Warwickshire -9 25 £281 -14.77% 28
Herefordshire -1 17 £253 -11.40% 3
Solihull -6 16 £368 +5.00% 16
Wolverhampton +5 8 £330 -26.67% 10
Worcestershire -7 7 £250 -20.63% 21
Walsall +5 6 £295 -1.67% 1
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTML also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for HTML.

1 389 (86.83%) CSS
2 311 (69.42%) JavaScript
3 227 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (36.38%) .NET
5 162 (36.16%) HTML5
6 148 (33.04%) C#
7 144 (32.14%) jQuery
8 128 (28.57%) TDD
9 120 (26.79%) CSS3
10 118 (26.34%) SQL Server
11 115 (25.67%) MVC
12 114 (25.45%) SQL
13 103 (22.99%) User Experience
14 100 (22.32%) AngularJS
15 97 (21.65%) Git (software)
16 92 (20.54%) Front End Development
17 84 (18.75%) ASP.NET
18 80 (17.86%) Web Services
19 77 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web API
20 76 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 74 (16.52%) BDD
21 74 (16.52%) Java
22 71 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
23 68 (15.18%) Scrum
24 63 (14.06%) .NET Framework
24 63 (14.06%) Microsoft
25 57 (12.72%) Web Development
26 56 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
27 51 (11.38%) PHP
28 50 (11.16%) Kanban

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 (4.69%) CMS
2 17 (3.79%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.13%) IIS
4 8 (1.79%) JBoss
4 8 (1.79%) NServiceBus
4 8 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.79%) WordPress
5 6 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.12%) nginx
7 4 (0.89%) Mule
7 4 (0.89%) Mule ESB
7 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.67%) WildFly
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.45%) Apache
9 2 (0.45%) Confluence
9 2 (0.45%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (3.35%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.46%) GIMP
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.45%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.45%) Snagit
7 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.22%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.22%) InDesign
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.22%) Revit
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) Magento
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.45%) Shopify
3 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 76 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.46%) GitHub
5 7 (1.56%) PaaS
5 7 (1.56%) SaaS
6 6 (1.34%) IaaS
7 5 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.67%) G Suite
8 3 (0.67%) npm
9 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.35%) Internet
2 9 (2.01%) HTTP
3 3 (0.67%) SMS
4 2 (0.45%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.49%) MySQL
3 24 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.35%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.35%) NoSQL
4 15 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.56%) Redis
9 4 (0.89%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.67%) Cloud Spanner
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.45%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 97 (21.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 21 (4.69%) Subversion
4 19 (4.24%) JIRA
5 18 (4.02%) SpecFlow
6 14 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.46%) Selenium
8 10 (2.23%) Grunt
8 10 (2.23%) Jasmine
9 9 (2.01%) JIRA Agile
9 9 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (1.79%) Axure RP
10 8 (1.79%) gulp
10 8 (1.79%) JUnit
11 6 (1.34%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.34%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.34%) Maven
12 5 (1.12%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.12%) MSI
12 5 (1.12%) WiX
General
1 26 (5.80%) Finance
2 20 (4.46%) Retail
3 15 (3.35%) Marketing
4 10 (2.23%) Games
5 9 (2.01%) Automotive
5 9 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.12%) Back Office
7 4 (0.89%) Advertising
7 4 (0.89%) Persian Language
8 3 (0.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.45%) German Language
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 365 (81.47%) Developer
2 82 (18.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 74 (16.52%) .NET Developer
4 47 (10.49%) C# Developer
5 38 (8.48%) Java Developer
6 37 (8.26%) Designer
7 35 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 32 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 30 (6.70%) UX Designer
10 29 (6.47%) PHP Developer
11 26 (5.80%) Angular Developer
11 26 (5.80%) Senior Developer
12 25 (5.58%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (5.58%) UI Developer
13 23 (5.13%) HTML Developer
14 21 (4.69%) Azure Developer
14 21 (4.69%) Web Developer
15 19 (4.24%) HTML CSS Developer
16 17 (3.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (86.83%) CSS
2 163 (36.38%) .NET
3 162 (36.16%) HTML5
4 144 (32.14%) jQuery
5 120 (26.79%) CSS3
6 100 (22.32%) AngularJS
7 84 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 80 (17.86%) Web Services
9 77 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 63 (14.06%) .NET Framework
11 56 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 47 (10.49%) Sass
14 46 (10.27%) Dapper ORM
15 42 (9.38%) React
16 40 (8.93%) Ajax
17 32 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
18 30 (6.70%) LESS
19 27 (6.03%) Laravel
20 26 (5.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 103 (22.99%) User Experience
2 46 (10.27%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 29 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (6.03%) Digital Media
6 17 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.34%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.12%) Animation
10 4 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.89%) W3C
11 3 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.67%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.67%) Social Media
12 2 (0.45%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.45%) NHS
12 2 (0.45%) Vector Graphics
13 1 (0.22%) Infotainment
13 1 (0.22%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.02%) Windows
2 14 (3.13%) Linux
3 8 (1.79%) Android
3 8 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.79%) Unix
4 6 (1.34%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.22%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (28.57%) TDD
3 115 (25.67%) MVC
4 92 (20.54%) Front End Development
5 74 (16.52%) BDD
6 71 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (15.18%) Scrum
8 57 (12.72%) Web Development
9 50 (11.16%) Kanban
10 44 (9.82%) SOLID
11 38 (8.48%) SDLC
12 36 (8.04%) Test Automation
13 34 (7.59%) Mentoring
14 32 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 26 (5.80%) Prototyping
16 24 (5.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 24 (5.36%) OO
17 23 (5.13%) Microservices
18 22 (4.91%) Rapid Prototyping
18 22 (4.91%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 311 (69.42%) JavaScript
2 148 (33.04%) C#
3 114 (25.45%) SQL
4 74 (16.52%) Java
5 51 (11.38%) PHP
6 28 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 16 (3.57%) Python
8 15 (3.35%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.13%) Java 8
10 10 (2.23%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.23%) Scala
10 10 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.79%) Ruby
13 6 (1.34%) VBA
14 5 (1.12%) ES6
15 4 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.89%) Groovy
15 4 (0.89%) Haskell
15 4 (0.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (5.58%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.02%) Degree
2 18 (4.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.22%) MCSD
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.69%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) PMO
3 2 (0.45%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (3.79%) Docker
2 5 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.12%) SCCM
1 5 (1.12%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.22%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.22%) Grafana
2 1 (0.22%) Kibana
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.91%) Google
3 13 (2.90%) IBM
3 13 (2.90%) Oracle
4 8 (1.79%) Adobe
5 7 (1.56%) VMware
5 7 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.89%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (0.89%) MuleSoft
6 4 (0.89%) Zend
7 3 (0.67%) Unisys
7 3 (0.67%) WSO2
8 2 (0.45%) Perforce
8 2 (0.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.45%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.22%) Altova
9 1 (0.22%) Marketo
9 1 (0.22%) Pardot
9 1 (0.22%) WorldPay