Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing HTML 397 418 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.65% 8.59% 9.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.06% 33.71% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 277 368
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% +7.81%
10th Percentile £300 £216 £238
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.66% +26.09% +64.29%
10th Percentile £31.20 £22.12 £11.50
90th Percentile £61.38 £34.21 £82.12
England median hourly rate £35.00 £39.88 £32.25
% change year-on-year -12.23% +23.64% +14.16%

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 1,584 1,240 1,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.53% 25.49% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 816 951
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £30.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.02% +38.64% -26.67%
10th Percentile £28.80 £14.21 £10.40
90th Percentile £62.31 £42.40 £39.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.60
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.01% +5.60%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +2 130 £400 +23.08% 97
Shropshire -23 79 £439 -1.29% 15
Coventry -2 73 £438 +2.94% 17
Staffordshire -10 29 £388 +19.23% 35
Warwickshire -13 25 £490 +63.33% 29
Solihull +12 13 £400 +6.67% 19
Herefordshire -19 3 - - 3
Walsall -3 2 £313 +5.93% 3
West Bromwich - 2 £200 -
Wolverhampton -8 1 £425 +21.43% 2
Dudley - 1 £250 -
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 338 (85.14%) CSS
2 314 (79.09%) JavaScript
3 222 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (38.79%) HTML5
5 144 (36.27%) .NET
6 134 (33.75%) C#
7 133 (33.50%) TDD
8 131 (33.00%) Git (software)
9 126 (31.74%) SQL
9 126 (31.74%) MVC
10 120 (30.23%) SQL Server
11 105 (26.45%) Scrum
12 101 (25.44%) jQuery
13 93 (23.43%) AngularJS
14 92 (23.17%) CSS3
15 91 (22.92%) ASP.NET
16 86 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
17 85 (21.41%) Web Services
18 78 (19.65%) User Experience
19 77 (19.40%) Java
20 73 (18.39%) REST
21 71 (17.88%) BDD
22 69 (17.38%) Microsoft
23 66 (16.62%) Front End Development
24 64 (16.12%) Sass
25 61 (15.37%) Microservices
26 59 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
27 56 (14.11%) ASP.NET Web API
28 54 (13.60%) Node.js

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 30 (7.56%) Confluence
2 25 (6.30%) CMS
3 23 (5.79%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.53%) Apache
5 13 (3.27%) JBoss
5 13 (3.27%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.52%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.02%) nginx
8 6 (1.51%) Drupal
8 6 (1.51%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.26%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.26%) WordPress
10 3 (0.76%) Documentum
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.50%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (1.76%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.26%) GIMP
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) Revit
Business Applications
1 20 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.02%) Magento
3 7 (1.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.50%) Shopify
6 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 86 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (7.56%) GitHub
3 26 (6.55%) Google Analytics
4 18 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (3.27%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (2.77%) SaaS
7 10 (2.52%) Slack
8 5 (1.26%) Office 365
9 4 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (1.01%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.01%) Serverless
10 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.76%) IaaS
10 3 (0.76%) PaaS
11 2 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.50%) npm
12 1 (0.25%) Apigee
12 1 (0.25%) Force.com
12 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.27%) SSL
2 11 (2.77%) HTTP
2 11 (2.77%) Skype
3 10 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.51%) Internet
5 3 (0.76%) Intranet
6 2 (0.50%) Extranet
6 2 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.34%) MySQL
3 36 (9.07%) MongoDB
4 32 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 31 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.77%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.27%) SQLite
8 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.01%) Power BI
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.76%) Redis
13 2 (0.50%) Cosmos DB
14 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.25%) MS Access
14 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 131 (33.00%) Git (software)
2 50 (12.59%) gulp
3 49 (12.34%) Jenkins
4 45 (11.34%) JIRA
5 43 (10.83%) Selenium
6 35 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 32 (8.06%) Subversion
8 30 (7.56%) Grunt
9 26 (6.55%) IntelliJ
9 26 (6.55%) Visual Studio
10 23 (5.79%) Sublime Text
11 19 (4.79%) Eclipse
11 19 (4.79%) Gatling
12 18 (4.53%) WebDriver
13 17 (4.28%) Bitbucket
14 16 (4.03%) Visual Studio Code
15 15 (3.78%) JUnit
16 14 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
17 12 (3.02%) Artifactory
17 12 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (2.77%) Retail
2 6 (1.51%) Automotive
2 6 (1.51%) Marketing
3 5 (1.26%) Finance
4 3 (0.76%) Law
4 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.50%) Back Office
5 2 (0.50%) Legal
5 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 325 (81.86%) Developer
2 65 (16.37%) .NET Developer
3 41 (10.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 40 (10.08%) Java Developer
5 24 (6.05%) Designer
5 24 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (6.05%) Scala Developer
6 22 (5.54%) Angular Developer
6 22 (5.54%) C# Developer
7 21 (5.29%) Agile Developer
8 20 (5.04%) Senior Developer
9 18 (4.53%) Azure Developer
9 18 (4.53%) PHP Developer
10 17 (4.28%) React Developer
10 17 (4.28%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.78%) Applications Developer
11 15 (3.78%) Architect
11 15 (3.78%) UI Developer
12 14 (3.53%) UX Designer
13 13 (3.27%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (85.14%) CSS
2 154 (38.79%) HTML5
3 144 (36.27%) .NET
4 101 (25.44%) jQuery
5 93 (23.43%) AngularJS
6 92 (23.17%) CSS3
7 91 (22.92%) ASP.NET
8 85 (21.41%) Web Services
9 73 (18.39%) REST
10 64 (16.12%) Sass
11 59 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (14.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 54 (13.60%) Node.js
14 51 (12.85%) .NET Framework
14 51 (12.85%) React
14 51 (12.85%) Spring
15 42 (10.58%) LESS
16 41 (10.33%) JSON
16 41 (10.33%) SOAP
17 40 (10.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.65%) User Experience
2 37 (9.32%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.78%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.52%) iPhone
7 8 (2.02%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.26%) W3C
10 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.76%) iPad
10 3 (0.76%) Social Media
11 2 (0.50%) New Media
11 2 (0.50%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.25%) CMDB
12 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.81%) Linux
2 25 (6.30%) Android
2 25 (6.30%) Windows
3 24 (6.05%) Apple iOS
3 24 (6.05%) Unix
4 11 (2.77%) Ubuntu
5 10 (2.52%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (33.50%) TDD
3 126 (31.74%) MVC
4 105 (26.45%) Scrum
5 86 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (17.88%) BDD
7 66 (16.62%) Front End Development
8 61 (15.37%) Microservices
9 51 (12.85%) Test Automation
10 47 (11.84%) DevOps
11 43 (10.83%) Kanban
12 36 (9.07%) Prototyping
13 34 (8.56%) SOLID
14 32 (8.06%) Migration
15 30 (7.56%) Analytics
15 30 (7.56%) Responsive Web Design
15 30 (7.56%) Web Development
16 28 (7.05%) SDLC
17 25 (6.30%) Web Design
18 24 (6.05%) Trunk-Based Development
Programming Languages
1 314 (79.09%) JavaScript
2 134 (33.75%) C#
3 126 (31.74%) SQL
4 77 (19.40%) Java
5 49 (12.34%) PHP
6 40 (10.08%) Scala
7 31 (7.81%) Ruby
8 27 (6.80%) Java 8
9 21 (5.29%) Python
10 19 (4.79%) Groovy
11 18 (4.53%) TypeScript
12 14 (3.53%) ES6
13 12 (3.02%) Apple Swift
13 12 (3.02%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.77%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.76%) Haskell
15 7 (1.76%) Perl
15 7 (1.76%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.51%) ES7
17 5 (1.26%) ES8
Qualifications
1 33 (8.31%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.53%) Degree
4 8 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.50%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.78%) QA
1 15 (3.78%) WCAG
2 5 (1.26%) WAI
3 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (11.59%) Docker
2 3 (0.76%) LXC
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.79%) Kibana
2 22 (5.54%) Grafana
3 15 (3.78%) Graphite
4 13 (3.27%) Puppet
5 11 (2.77%) HockeyApp
5 11 (2.77%) HP ALM
6 4 (1.01%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.50%) cPanel
8 2 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.50%) Plesk
9 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (17.38%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.56%) Oracle
3 32 (8.06%) Google
4 23 (5.79%) Atlassian
4 23 (5.79%) IBM
5 19 (4.79%) Xamarin
6 13 (3.27%) Splunk
7 12 (3.02%) Twitter
8 11 (2.77%) Apple
8 11 (2.77%) HP
9 9 (2.27%) Adobe
10 7 (1.76%) BMC
10 7 (1.76%) hybris
10 7 (1.76%) Remedy
11 6 (1.51%) webMethods
12 5 (1.26%) Zend
13 4 (1.01%) Demandware
13 4 (1.01%) SAP
13 4 (1.01%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.76%) Pega