Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 90 181 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.30% 3.54% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.42% 11.46% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 116 112
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.60% +1.50%
10th Percentile £258 £283 £230
90th Percentile £500 £531 £497
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.50 £28.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.74% -71.84%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £31.97
% change year-on-year +42.86% +9.48% -20.08%

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 955 1,580 1,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.39% 30.94% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 974 762
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £26.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% -12.30% +29.79%
10th Percentile £27.50 £11.03 £15.15
90th Percentile £45.25 £57.35 £40.18
England median hourly rate £44.57 £41.69 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% +4.22% +6.67%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +9 58 £450 +20.00% 16
Solihull +7 9 £369 -15.71% 5
Warwickshire -7 5 £419 +26.42% 7
Staffordshire +9 4 £419 +13.56% 10
Shropshire 0 4 - - 2
Coventry -5 3 £500 +17.65% 3
Worcestershire -1 1 £425 +25.93% 6
Walsall - 1 £475 -
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 90 (100.00%) HTML
2 84 (93.33%) CSS
3 65 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 59 (65.56%) CSS3
5 55 (61.11%) AngularJS
6 43 (47.78%) Sass
7 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 35 (38.89%) Java
8 35 (38.89%) React
9 32 (35.56%) LESS
10 29 (32.22%) jQuery
11 28 (31.11%) GIMP
11 28 (31.11%) Photoshop
11 28 (31.11%) Front End Development
12 27 (30.00%) User Experience
12 27 (30.00%) Angular 2
13 25 (27.78%) TypeScript
13 25 (27.78%) REST
14 22 (24.44%) Microservices
15 21 (23.33%) Ajax
16 20 (22.22%) JSON
17 19 (21.11%) JIRA
18 18 (20.00%) Confluence
18 18 (20.00%) gulp
18 18 (20.00%) webpack
18 18 (20.00%) Docker
18 18 (20.00%) Backbone.js
19 16 (17.78%) Web Development
20 15 (16.67%) Semantic HTML

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 18 (20.00%) Confluence
2 9 (10.00%) CMS
3 5 (5.56%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 2 (2.22%) nginx
5 2 (2.22%) WordPress
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (31.11%) GIMP
1 28 (31.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) AWS
1 3 (3.33%) Azure
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.22%) Serverless
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.11%) npm
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) DSL
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
1 1 (1.11%) SSL
1 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) MySQL
2 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.11%) JIRA
3 18 (20.00%) gulp
3 18 (20.00%) webpack
4 15 (16.67%) Grunt
5 11 (12.22%) Vagrant
6 9 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (8.89%) Jasmine
8 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.22%) Android Studio
10 2 (2.22%) CA Gen
11 1 (1.11%) Ant
11 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.11%) Firebug
11 1 (1.11%) Gatling
11 1 (1.11%) Selenium
11 1 (1.11%) Sublime Text
General
1 11 (12.22%) Law
2 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Public Sector
2 3 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Automotive
3 1 (1.11%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 85 (94.44%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Angular Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (21.11%) UI Developer
4 13 (14.44%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) React Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.78%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (7.78%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Azure Developer
10 2 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Magento Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) HTML
2 84 (93.33%) CSS
3 59 (65.56%) CSS3
4 55 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 43 (47.78%) Sass
6 35 (38.89%) React
7 32 (35.56%) LESS
8 29 (32.22%) jQuery
9 27 (30.00%) Angular 2
10 25 (27.78%) REST
11 21 (23.33%) Ajax
12 20 (22.22%) JSON
13 18 (20.00%) Backbone.js
14 15 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
15 13 (14.44%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (14.44%) Spring
16 12 (13.33%) Durandal
16 12 (13.33%) NgRx
17 11 (12.22%) .NET
17 11 (12.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (2.22%) Robotics
5 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (3.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Front End Development
3 22 (24.44%) Microservices
4 16 (17.78%) Web Development
5 13 (14.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 10 (11.11%) Scrum
7 8 (8.89%) Mobile Development
7 8 (8.89%) Mobile First
8 7 (7.78%) Architectural Design
8 7 (7.78%) Wireframes
9 5 (5.56%) TDD
10 4 (4.44%) Android Development
10 4 (4.44%) Content Management
10 4 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.33%) DevOps
11 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.33%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.33%) Process Improvement
11 3 (3.33%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 35 (38.89%) Java
3 25 (27.78%) TypeScript
4 12 (13.33%) SQL
5 11 (12.22%) C#
6 7 (7.78%) ES6
6 7 (7.78%) PHP
7 3 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) Groovy
8 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) Delphi
9 1 (1.11%) Haskell
9 1 (1.11%) Java 8
9 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.11%) Python
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) WCAG
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Kibana
2 1 (1.11%) Grafana
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
2 3 (3.33%) webMethods
3 2 (2.22%) BEA
3 2 (2.22%) Informatica
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.22%) Pega
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe
4 1 (1.11%) Google
4 1 (1.11%) Splunk
4 1 (1.11%) Zend