Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing HTML 470 430 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.04% 9.73% 8.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.19% 39.49% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 313 363
West Midlands median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £211
90th Percentile £500 £500 £475
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.04 £36.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.68% +300.00% -72.60%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - +52.38% -17.45%

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 1,557 1,089 1,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.94% 24.65% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 746 948
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.86%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.75 £27.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +12.24% -14.60%
10th Percentile £11.63 £21.00 £16.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.25 £39.50
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 20 July 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
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 20 July 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 +1 179 £363 +3.57% 89
Coventry -5 82 £475 +18.75% 20
Shropshire -4 57 £425 -6.55% 16
Staffordshire +1 35 £330 -1.49% 47
Warwickshire -9 33 £300 - 32
Solihull -1 22 £393 +12.14% 14
Herefordshire -1 18 £265 -7.02% 1
Wolverhampton -4 6 £340 -2.86% 7
Worcestershire -4 6 £320 +16.36% 19
Walsall 0 3 - - 4
HTML
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 419 (89.15%) CSS
2 321 (68.30%) JavaScript
3 234 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (37.45%) HTML5
5 165 (35.11%) .NET
6 146 (31.06%) C#
7 137 (29.15%) jQuery
8 131 (27.87%) AngularJS
9 130 (27.66%) TDD
10 126 (26.81%) CSS3
11 124 (26.38%) User Experience
12 121 (25.74%) MVC
13 116 (24.68%) Git (software)
14 114 (24.26%) SQL Server
15 107 (22.77%) Front End Development
16 103 (21.91%) SQL
17 99 (21.06%) ASP.NET
18 91 (19.36%) Scrum
19 90 (19.15%) Web Services
20 84 (17.87%) Java
21 77 (16.38%) Sass
22 76 (16.17%) BDD
23 73 (15.53%) React
24 71 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 71 (15.11%) Microsoft
25 67 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
26 65 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
27 64 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 64 (13.62%) ASP.NET MVC
28 62 (13.19%) .NET Framework

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 17 (3.62%) CMS
2 16 (3.40%) WebSphere
3 14 (2.98%) Confluence
4 8 (1.70%) Apache
4 8 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.49%) IIS
5 7 (1.49%) JBoss
6 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.85%) Drupal
8 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.64%) nginx
8 3 (0.64%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.64%) WordPress
9 2 (0.43%) Mule
9 2 (0.43%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.43%) WildFly
10 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (4.89%) Photoshop
2 21 (4.47%) GIMP
3 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.43%) Revit
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) Magento
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.64%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.21%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.21%) Shopify
4 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 71 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (2.34%) SaaS
4 10 (2.13%) npm
5 9 (1.91%) PaaS
6 8 (1.70%) GitHub
6 8 (1.70%) IaaS
7 6 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.06%) Office 365
9 3 (0.64%) Yarn
10 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.21%) Force.com
11 1 (0.21%) Heroku
11 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.19%) Internet
2 12 (2.55%) HTTP
3 7 (1.49%) SMS
4 4 (0.85%) Intranet
5 3 (0.64%) SSL
5 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.21%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (24.26%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.91%) MySQL
3 27 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 25 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 24 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (3.83%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.91%) Redis
9 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.85%) MS Access
13 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 3 (0.64%) Cloud Spanner
14 3 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 116 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.60%) JIRA
3 26 (5.53%) gulp
4 21 (4.47%) Grunt
4 21 (4.47%) Subversion
4 21 (4.47%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.26%) Selenium
5 20 (4.26%) SpecFlow
6 16 (3.40%) Jasmine
7 15 (3.19%) Bitbucket
7 15 (3.19%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
9 10 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.49%) Axure RP
12 7 (1.49%) JUnit
13 5 (1.06%) MSI
13 5 (1.06%) WiX
General
1 22 (4.68%) Finance
2 16 (3.40%) Retail
3 12 (2.55%) Marketing
4 10 (2.13%) Automotive
5 6 (1.28%) Back Office
6 5 (1.06%) Games
6 5 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.85%) Persian Language
8 3 (0.64%) Banking
8 3 (0.64%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.64%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 375 (79.79%) Developer
2 86 (18.30%) .NET Developer
3 85 (18.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 50 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 45 (9.57%) UI Developer
6 42 (8.94%) C# Developer
7 38 (8.09%) HTML Developer
8 37 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (7.66%) Designer
10 34 (7.23%) Angular Developer
10 34 (7.23%) Java Developer
11 33 (7.02%) HTML CSS Developer
12 31 (6.60%) UX Designer
13 29 (6.17%) PHP Developer
14 23 (4.89%) Azure Developer
15 20 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
16 19 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
17 18 (3.83%) React Developer
18 17 (3.62%) Microsoft Developer
18 17 (3.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (89.15%) CSS
2 176 (37.45%) HTML5
3 165 (35.11%) .NET
4 137 (29.15%) jQuery
5 131 (27.87%) AngularJS
6 126 (26.81%) CSS3
7 99 (21.06%) ASP.NET
8 90 (19.15%) Web Services
9 77 (16.38%) Sass
10 73 (15.53%) React
11 65 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (13.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 62 (13.19%) .NET Framework
14 59 (12.55%) Ajax
15 55 (11.70%) KnockoutJS
16 51 (10.85%) LESS
17 41 (8.72%) Dapper ORM
18 40 (8.51%) REST
19 38 (8.09%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 124 (26.38%) User Experience
2 48 (10.21%) Mobile App
3 38 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.70%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.06%) W3C
10 4 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.64%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.64%) NHS
12 2 (0.43%) Animation
12 2 (0.43%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.43%) Social Media
12 2 (0.43%) Vector Graphics
13 1 (0.21%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.09%) Windows
2 27 (5.74%) Linux
3 25 (5.32%) Unix
4 14 (2.98%) Android
5 13 (2.77%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.70%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (27.66%) TDD
3 121 (25.74%) MVC
4 107 (22.77%) Front End Development
5 91 (19.36%) Scrum
6 76 (16.17%) BDD
7 67 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (11.28%) Kanban
9 51 (10.85%) Web Development
10 36 (7.66%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 36 (7.66%) Prototyping
10 36 (7.66%) Test Automation
11 34 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
11 34 (7.23%) Wireframes
12 33 (7.02%) E-Commerce
12 33 (7.02%) Microservices
13 28 (5.96%) SDLC
14 27 (5.74%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (5.32%) DevOps
15 25 (5.32%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 321 (68.30%) JavaScript
2 146 (31.06%) C#
3 103 (21.91%) SQL
4 84 (17.87%) Java
5 48 (10.21%) PHP
6 44 (9.36%) TypeScript
7 20 (4.26%) Python
8 19 (4.04%) Scala
9 17 (3.62%) Java 8
10 14 (2.98%) ES6
11 13 (2.77%) Ruby
12 11 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.49%) XAML
15 6 (1.28%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.28%) VBA
16 5 (1.06%) ES7
16 5 (1.06%) Go
17 4 (0.85%) ES8
17 4 (0.85%) PureScript
Qualifications
1 30 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.32%) Degree
3 23 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.21%) MCSD
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.26%) QA
2 15 (3.19%) WCAG
3 9 (1.91%) WAI
4 4 (0.85%) GDPR
5 3 (0.64%) PMO
6 2 (0.43%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 32 (6.81%) Docker
2 6 (1.28%) LXC
3 5 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Puppet
2 6 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.06%) HP ALM
3 5 (1.06%) SCCM
3 5 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.06%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.43%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.21%) Grafana
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 71 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.04%) Oracle
3 14 (2.98%) IBM
4 13 (2.77%) Google
5 11 (2.34%) BMC
5 11 (2.34%) Remedy
5 11 (2.34%) Xamarin
6 10 (2.13%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.49%) Zend
8 5 (1.06%) HP
8 5 (1.06%) VMware
9 4 (0.85%) Adobe
10 3 (0.64%) Capita
10 3 (0.64%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (0.64%) SAP
10 3 (0.64%) webMethods
11 2 (0.43%) Perforce
11 2 (0.43%) Telerik
11 2 (0.43%) Unisys
11 2 (0.43%) WSO2