Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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.

HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing HTML 421 583 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.62% 9.86% 7.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.68% 38.51% 33.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 365 236
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £216 £238 £213
90th Percentile £488 £525 £481
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £23.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.09% +64.29% -49.09%
10th Percentile £22.12 £11.50 £8.00
90th Percentile £34.21 £82.12 £33.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £28.60
% change year-on-year +23.08% +13.66% -12.02%

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 1250 1514 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.60% 25.60% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 926 691
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £270 £228
90th Percentile £563 £525 £503
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.65% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £29.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.00% -25.03% +0.43%
10th Percentile £14.31 £9.85 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.35 £39.68 £43.90
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 14 December 2017.

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
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 14 December 2017. 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 -8 133 £325 -18.75% 26
Coventry -1 82 £425 +13.33% 8
Warwickshire +18 64 £300 +11.11% 17
Shropshire +21 39 £445 -1.11% 7
Staffordshire -4 27 £325 - 15
Wolverhampton 0 8 £350 +9.38% 2
Worcestershire +1 7 £288 -8.73% 4
Solihull -13 5 £375 +7.14% 9
Herefordshire - 5 £215 - 2
Walsall - 2 £295 -
Kingswinford - 2 £463 -
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 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.

1 371 (88.12%) CSS
2 300 (71.26%) JavaScript
3 184 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (41.09%) HTML5
5 167 (39.67%) .NET
6 150 (35.63%) jQuery
7 138 (32.78%) C#
8 131 (31.12%) MVC
9 125 (29.69%) CSS3
10 108 (25.65%) Front End Development
11 103 (24.47%) Web Development
12 102 (24.23%) AngularJS
13 100 (23.75%) SQL
13 100 (23.75%) SQL Server
14 98 (23.28%) TDD
15 84 (19.95%) ASP.NET
16 82 (19.48%) User Experience
17 79 (18.76%) Git (software)
18 64 (15.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 59 (14.01%) Scrum
20 58 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
21 57 (13.54%) BDD
21 57 (13.54%) Web Services
22 53 (12.59%) Java
23 52 (12.35%) PHP
24 51 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
25 49 (11.64%) Test Automation
25 49 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
25 49 (11.64%) .NET Framework
26 45 (10.69%) Ajax

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 23 (5.46%) CMS
2 14 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.38%) WordPress
4 9 (2.14%) Drupal
5 8 (1.90%) JBoss
6 7 (1.66%) DNN
6 7 (1.66%) IIS
7 5 (1.19%) Apache
7 5 (1.19%) Confluence
7 5 (1.19%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.19%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (3.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (3.56%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.95%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.95%) RoboHelp
4 4 (0.95%) Snagit
5 3 (0.71%) GIMP
5 3 (0.71%) InDesign
5 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) HipChat
6 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.24%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 58 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (1.43%) GitHub
4 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.19%) G Suite
4 5 (1.19%) SaaS
5 4 (0.95%) Office 365
5 4 (0.95%) PaaS
6 2 (0.48%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.24%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.61%) Internet
2 10 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) LDAP
3 2 (0.48%) SSL
3 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) MPLS
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.45%) MySQL
3 15 (3.56%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.61%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.95%) BigQuery
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.71%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 79 (18.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.51%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.28%) JIRA
4 13 (3.09%) SpecFlow
5 11 (2.61%) JUnit
6 10 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.14%) Selenium
7 9 (2.14%) Subversion
8 8 (1.90%) Axure RP
9 7 (1.66%) Grunt
9 7 (1.66%) gulp
9 7 (1.66%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.66%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.43%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.19%) Protractor
11 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.95%) AccuRev
12 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.95%) Maven
13 3 (0.71%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (4.99%) Retail
2 14 (3.33%) Automotive
3 12 (2.85%) Finance
4 8 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.90%) Marketing
5 6 (1.43%) Games
6 5 (1.19%) Advertising
7 3 (0.71%) Back Office
7 3 (0.71%) Banking
7 3 (0.71%) Local Government
8 2 (0.48%) German Language
8 2 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 356 (84.56%) Developer
2 91 (21.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (15.44%) .NET Developer
4 43 (10.21%) Web Developer
5 39 (9.26%) Designer
6 35 (8.31%) HTML Developer
7 34 (8.08%) Angular Developer
8 32 (7.60%) C# Developer
9 31 (7.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (6.89%) HTML CSS Developer
11 23 (5.46%) Java Developer
11 23 (5.46%) PHP Developer
12 22 (5.23%) Senior Developer
12 22 (5.23%) UI Developer
13 20 (4.75%) Lead Developer
13 20 (4.75%) UX Designer
14 17 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
14 17 (4.04%) Software Developer
15 16 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
16 13 (3.09%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (88.12%) CSS
2 173 (41.09%) HTML5
3 167 (39.67%) .NET
4 150 (35.63%) jQuery
5 125 (29.69%) CSS3
6 102 (24.23%) AngularJS
7 84 (19.95%) ASP.NET
8 64 (15.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 57 (13.54%) Web Services
10 51 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (11.64%) .NET Framework
12 45 (10.69%) Ajax
12 45 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 43 (10.21%) REST
14 40 (9.50%) Sass
14 40 (9.50%) XML
15 35 (8.31%) JSON
16 27 (6.41%) RESTful
17 26 (6.18%) Dapper ORM
17 26 (6.18%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (19.48%) User Experience
2 26 (6.18%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (5.46%) Digital Media
3 23 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.43%) Animation
8 5 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.19%) W3C
9 4 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.71%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.48%) CMDB
11 2 (0.48%) Infotainment
11 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.24%) FMCG
12 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.24%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.24%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.99%) Windows
2 14 (3.33%) Android
3 11 (2.61%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.61%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.38%) Unix
5 7 (1.66%) Linux
6 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) HPUX
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (31.12%) MVC
3 108 (25.65%) Front End Development
4 103 (24.47%) Web Development
5 98 (23.28%) TDD
6 59 (14.01%) Scrum
7 57 (13.54%) BDD
8 49 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (11.64%) Test Automation
9 43 (10.21%) Kanban
10 34 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 33 (7.84%) SOLID
12 28 (6.65%) OO
12 28 (6.65%) Unit Testing
13 27 (6.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 23 (5.46%) SDLC
15 21 (4.99%) Open Source
16 20 (4.75%) E-Commerce
16 20 (4.75%) Mentoring
17 19 (4.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 300 (71.26%) JavaScript
2 138 (32.78%) C#
3 100 (23.75%) SQL
4 53 (12.59%) Java
5 52 (12.35%) PHP
6 35 (8.31%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.04%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.09%) Scala
9 11 (2.61%) ES6
10 10 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.90%) Ruby
12 7 (1.66%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.43%) Python
13 6 (1.43%) VBA
14 5 (1.19%) Google Apps Script
14 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.95%) XAML
16 3 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (7.60%) Degree
2 9 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.95%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.24%) MCPD
5 1 (0.24%) MCSD
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.24%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.66%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) WCAG
3 3 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.71%) WAI
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (2.85%) Docker
2 5 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) Puppet
2 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.51%) Google
3 16 (3.80%) Oracle
4 10 (2.38%) Adobe
5 6 (1.43%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.43%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.19%) VMware
7 3 (0.71%) webMethods
8 2 (0.48%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.48%) Progress
8 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.48%) Telerik
9 1 (0.24%) Apple
9 1 (0.24%) BT
9 1 (0.24%) Citrix
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) Informatica
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.24%) Sun