Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for HTML5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTML5 over the 6 months to 20 June 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.

HTML5
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 44 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 164 159 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.35% 3.68% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 15.13% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 120
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £189 £263 £213
90th Percentile £500 £525 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.79 - £9.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +15.94% -4.17%

HTML5 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 1,456 1,051 1,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.76% 24.29% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 703 889
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £508
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 19
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.25 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.81% +15.56% -25.50%
10th Percentile £11.63 £21.00 £17.39
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.03 £39.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.26 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.95% +8.57%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HTML5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
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 HTML5 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
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 HTML5 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 June 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 +5 89 £375 +1.35% 32
Warwickshire +16 15 £200 -44.83% 19
Staffordshire -10 13 £366 +8.92% 15
Shropshire -23 10 £475 -5.00% 6
Coventry -28 9 £450 +12.50% 11
Solihull +2 6 £450 +125.00% 6
Wolverhampton +3 5 £380 +8.57% 1
Walsall +2 4 £295 +7.27% 3
Herefordshire +3 2 £350 +21.74% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £281 - 14
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 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 HTML5.

1 164 (100.00%) HTML
2 150 (91.46%) CSS
3 140 (85.37%) JavaScript
4 120 (73.17%) CSS3
5 89 (54.27%) jQuery
6 83 (50.61%) AngularJS
7 64 (39.02%) Front End Development
8 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (32.93%) TDD
10 52 (31.71%) User Experience
11 51 (31.10%) Sass
12 43 (26.22%) Java
13 42 (25.61%) Ajax
14 41 (25.00%) LESS
14 41 (25.00%) React
15 38 (23.17%) KnockoutJS
16 36 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (18.90%) Git (software)
17 31 (18.90%) C#
18 28 (17.07%) MySQL
18 28 (17.07%) RESTful
19 27 (16.46%) Scrum
20 26 (15.85%) PHP
20 26 (15.85%) Angular 2
21 25 (15.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
21 25 (15.24%) Wireframes
21 25 (15.24%) .NET
21 25 (15.24%) Web Services
22 24 (14.63%) TypeScript
23 23 (14.02%) Durandal

HTML5
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 9 (5.49%) CMS
2 6 (3.66%) IIS
3 5 (3.05%) nginx
4 4 (2.44%) Confluence
4 4 (2.44%) JBoss
4 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.83%) WildFly
6 2 (1.22%) Apache
6 2 (1.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (12.80%) GIMP
1 21 (12.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.88%) GitHub
1 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.27%) npm
3 6 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.05%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.83%) Yarn
6 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) SSL
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.07%) MySQL
2 12 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.71%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.44%) Redis
6 3 (1.83%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.61%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.71%) gulp
3 9 (5.49%) JIRA
3 9 (5.49%) Selenium
4 8 (4.88%) Grunt
4 8 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 7 (4.27%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (3.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.44%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.44%) Mocha
8 4 (2.44%) webpack
9 3 (1.83%) GitLab
9 3 (1.83%) Subversion
10 2 (1.22%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.22%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (7.32%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Marketing
3 6 (3.66%) Games
4 5 (3.05%) Automotive
4 5 (3.05%) Back Office
4 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.44%) Retail
6 3 (1.83%) Persian Language
7 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (89.63%) Developer
2 57 (34.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (20.12%) UI Developer
4 28 (17.07%) HTML Developer
4 28 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (15.24%) HTML CSS Developer
6 24 (14.63%) Angular Developer
7 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
8 15 (9.15%) PHP Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Lead Developer
11 10 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (6.10%) React Developer
12 9 (5.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (4.27%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 7 (4.27%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.66%) Architect
14 6 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
15 5 (3.05%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) HTML
2 150 (91.46%) CSS
3 120 (73.17%) CSS3
4 89 (54.27%) jQuery
5 83 (50.61%) AngularJS
6 51 (31.10%) Sass
7 42 (25.61%) Ajax
8 41 (25.00%) LESS
8 41 (25.00%) React
9 38 (23.17%) KnockoutJS
10 36 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (17.07%) RESTful
12 26 (15.85%) Angular 2
13 25 (15.24%) .NET
13 25 (15.24%) Web Services
14 23 (14.02%) Backbone.js
14 23 (14.02%) Durandal
15 21 (12.80%) JSON
16 17 (10.37%) Node.js
16 17 (10.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (31.71%) User Experience
2 12 (7.32%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.83%) Social Media
6 2 (1.22%) NHS
6 2 (1.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.61%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.32%) Linux
2 6 (3.66%) Android
3 5 (3.05%) Windows
4 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.02%) Front End Development
2 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (32.93%) TDD
4 27 (16.46%) Scrum
5 25 (15.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 25 (15.24%) Wireframes
6 19 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (10.98%) Web Development
8 16 (9.76%) MVC
9 15 (9.15%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.93%) OOP
11 12 (7.32%) DevOps
11 12 (7.32%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.71%) OO
13 10 (6.10%) Kanban
13 10 (6.10%) Open Source
14 9 (5.49%) Microservices
14 9 (5.49%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 140 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 43 (26.22%) Java
3 31 (18.90%) C#
4 26 (15.85%) PHP
5 24 (14.63%) TypeScript
6 19 (11.59%) SQL
7 15 (9.15%) Python
8 11 (6.71%) Ruby
9 10 (6.10%) Scala
10 8 (4.88%) ES6
11 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.44%) Groovy
12 4 (2.44%) Haskell
13 3 (1.83%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.83%) Clojure
13 3 (1.83%) Erlang
13 3 (1.83%) ES7
13 3 (1.83%) ES8
13 3 (1.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (13.41%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.44%) Degree
4 2 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) MCSD
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) WAI
2 4 (2.44%) WCAG
3 3 (1.83%) QA
4 2 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (12.80%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) LXC
2 3 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) Puppet
2 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Grafana
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) Google
3 4 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle
3 4 (2.44%) Zend
4 3 (1.83%) Capita
4 3 (1.83%) Unisys
4 3 (1.83%) WSO2
4 3 (1.83%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.22%) Perforce
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.61%) webMethods
6 1 (0.61%) WooCommerce