Period
to 20 March 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 20 March 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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 54 50
Rank change year-on-year -71 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing HTML5 78 162 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.58% 3.42% 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 12.33% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 119 106
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £320 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.49% +5.93%
10th Percentile £265 £187 £263
90th Percentile £538 £476 £505
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - £23.54 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.47% +1011.11%
England median hourly rate £28.58 £27.09 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.48% -32.28% +29.03%

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 1,383 1,314 1,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.05% 27.74% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 868 822
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £268
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.83 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.96% +23.32% +13.64%
10th Percentile £33.25 £23.20 £15.00
90th Percentile £62.50 £48.75 £37.06
England median hourly rate £41.85 £41.41 £40.50
% change year-on-year +1.04% +2.25% +4.85%

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 March 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 20 March 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 -37 22 £409 +25.77% 40
Shropshire - 20 £460 - 6
Coventry -5 18 £400 +3.23% 16
Solihull - 5 £500 - 9
Warwickshire -6 4 £338 +70.89% 8
West Bromwich - 2 £200 -
Wolverhampton -3 1 £363 +9.85% 5
Staffordshire -10 1 £350 +7.69% 10
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 78 (100.00%) HTML
2 74 (94.87%) CSS
3 63 (80.77%) JavaScript
4 46 (58.97%) CSS3
5 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (46.15%) AngularJS
7 32 (41.03%) Node.js
8 28 (35.90%) Git (software)
9 24 (30.77%) React
9 24 (30.77%) jQuery
10 23 (29.49%) Java
10 23 (29.49%) C#
11 22 (28.21%) TDD
12 21 (26.92%) Sass
13 18 (23.08%) Scrum
14 17 (21.79%) MVC
14 17 (21.79%) Microservices
14 17 (21.79%) REST
15 16 (20.51%) gulp
15 16 (20.51%) .NET
15 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (19.23%) MySQL
17 14 (17.95%) J2EE
17 14 (17.95%) Cucumber
18 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
18 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 13 (16.67%) Selenium
18 13 (16.67%) Front End Development
18 13 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
19 12 (15.38%) SQL

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 8 (10.26%) CMS
1 8 (10.26%) Confluence
2 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.69%) WordPress
4 5 (6.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.56%) Apache
7 2 (2.56%) JBoss
7 2 (2.56%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.56%) nginx
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) GitHub
1 8 (10.26%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.41%) Slack
4 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.56%) Office 365
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Apigee
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Skype
2 3 (3.85%) SSL
3 2 (2.56%) Extranet
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) MySQL
2 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) gulp
3 14 (17.95%) Cucumber
4 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (16.67%) Selenium
5 11 (14.10%) JIRA
6 9 (11.54%) Gatling
7 8 (10.26%) IntelliJ
7 8 (10.26%) Sublime Text
8 7 (8.97%) WebDriver
9 6 (7.69%) Artifactory
9 6 (7.69%) Subversion
9 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio Code
10 5 (6.41%) CA Gen
10 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.85%) Grunt
11 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (2.56%) Ant
12 2 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 2 (2.56%) Finance
1 2 (2.56%) Games
1 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.28%) Advertising
2 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (88.46%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Angular Developer
4 8 (10.26%) React Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Scala Developer
5 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Designer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior React Developer
8 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (5.13%) UX Designer
9 3 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Digital Developer
10 2 (2.56%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.56%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) HTML
2 74 (94.87%) CSS
3 46 (58.97%) CSS3
4 36 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 32 (41.03%) Node.js
6 24 (30.77%) jQuery
6 24 (30.77%) React
7 21 (26.92%) Sass
8 17 (21.79%) REST
9 16 (20.51%) .NET
10 14 (17.95%) J2EE
11 12 (15.38%) LESS
12 11 (14.10%) Gherkin
12 11 (14.10%) Play Framework
12 11 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
13 9 (11.54%) JSON
14 8 (10.26%) Redux
14 8 (10.26%) Spring
14 8 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) User Experience
2 10 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.69%) Robotics
4 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.85%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) iPhone
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.56%) New Media
6 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Unix
2 7 (8.97%) Mac OS
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Windows
5 2 (2.56%) Android
5 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) CentOS
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) TDD
3 18 (23.08%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) Microservices
4 17 (21.79%) MVC
5 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (14.10%) DevOps
8 10 (12.82%) Prototyping
9 9 (11.54%) Analytics
9 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.97%) Pair Programming
10 7 (8.97%) Web Development
11 6 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (7.69%) Open Source
11 6 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
11 6 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.49%) C#
2 23 (29.49%) Java
3 12 (15.38%) SQL
4 11 (14.10%) Scala
5 10 (12.82%) ES6
5 10 (12.82%) PHP
6 9 (11.54%) TypeScript
7 8 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.26%) Groovy
7 8 (10.26%) Ruby
8 7 (8.97%) Perl
9 6 (7.69%) Python
10 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.13%) ES7
11 4 (5.13%) ES8
12 2 (2.56%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.56%) Haskell
12 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Kibana
2 8 (10.26%) Grafana
3 6 (7.69%) Graphite
4 2 (2.56%) cPanel
4 2 (2.56%) HockeyApp
4 2 (2.56%) Plesk
4 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle
2 9 (11.54%) Google
3 7 (8.97%) Adobe
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.97%) Splunk
4 5 (6.41%) BEA
4 5 (6.41%) Informatica
4 5 (6.41%) Pega
4 5 (6.41%) webMethods
5 3 (3.85%) ATG
5 3 (3.85%) Demandware
5 3 (3.85%) hybris
5 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.56%) Apple
6 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.56%) Twitter
6 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.28%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow