Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 50 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +25
Contract jobs citing HTML5 170 190 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.59% 3.60% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.23% 13.53% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 111 117
West Midlands median daily rate £320 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +9.63% +3.85%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £480 £510 £550
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.83 £100.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.17% +185.71% +15.89%
England median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -23.75% +17.65% -

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 1,285 1,404 1,234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.16% 26.64% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 884 769
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +6.82% -0.27%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £262
90th Percentile £575 £536 £513
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.83 £25.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.32% +9.89% -23.53%
10th Percentile £21.12 £16.40 £12.13
90th Percentile £45.48 £36.25 £45.00
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

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 24 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 February 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 +2 93 £318 -16.72% 31
Warwickshire +16 20 £250 -27.01% 17
Staffordshire -12 11 £325 -5.80% 15
Coventry -17 11 £400 - 6
Shropshire -6 6 £460 +4.55% 6
Wolverhampton - 6 £360 - 1
Walsall - 5 £295 -
Worcestershire +2 3 £250 +11.11% 5
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 170 (100.00%) HTML
2 152 (89.41%) CSS
3 147 (86.47%) JavaScript
4 124 (72.94%) CSS3
5 99 (58.24%) jQuery
6 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (39.41%) AngularJS
8 63 (37.06%) Front End Development
9 58 (34.12%) TDD
10 43 (25.29%) User Experience
11 41 (24.12%) C#
12 39 (22.94%) SQL
13 38 (22.35%) .NET
14 34 (20.00%) Java
14 34 (20.00%) Digital Media
15 33 (19.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (17.06%) Web Development
17 25 (14.71%) Git (software)
18 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
19 23 (13.53%) PHP
19 23 (13.53%) MySQL
20 22 (12.94%) Ajax
21 21 (12.35%) REST
21 21 (12.35%) Scrum
22 20 (11.76%) JSON
23 19 (11.18%) LESS
23 19 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
23 19 (11.18%) MVC
24 18 (10.59%) Web Services
25 17 (10.00%) Test Automation

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 14 (8.24%) CMS
2 11 (6.47%) IIS
3 5 (2.94%) Apache
3 5 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (2.94%) JBoss
3 5 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.35%) Drupal
4 4 (2.35%) nginx
5 3 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.76%) WildFly
6 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.59%) Confluence
7 1 (0.59%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.53%) GIMP
3 3 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.59%) Magento
3 1 (0.59%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.12%) GitHub
4 5 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.35%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.59%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) HTTP
2 4 (2.35%) Internet
3 2 (1.18%) SSL
3 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.53%) MySQL
2 13 (7.65%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.76%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) GIS
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) Redis
8 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.94%) Selenium
3 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.35%) JUnit
4 4 (2.35%) Subversion
4 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.76%) GitLab
5 3 (1.76%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.76%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.18%) JHipster
6 2 (1.18%) JIRA
6 2 (1.18%) Liquibase
6 2 (1.18%) webpack
7 1 (0.59%) Maven
7 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (7.65%) Finance
2 9 (5.29%) Marketing
3 8 (4.71%) Games
4 5 (2.94%) Automotive
4 5 (2.94%) Back Office
4 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (95.29%) Developer
2 65 (38.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (13.53%) Lead Developer
4 21 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 20 (11.76%) Angular Developer
6 18 (10.59%) HTML Developer
7 17 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (9.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (9.41%) Senior Developer
9 15 (8.82%) PHP Developer
10 13 (7.65%) HTML CSS Developer
11 12 (7.06%) Web Developer
12 11 (6.47%) Software Developer
12 11 (6.47%) UI Developer
13 10 (5.88%) .NET Developer
14 7 (4.12%) C# Developer
15 6 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
16 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
16 5 (2.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (100.00%) HTML
2 152 (89.41%) CSS
3 124 (72.94%) CSS3
4 99 (58.24%) jQuery
5 67 (39.41%) AngularJS
6 38 (22.35%) .NET
7 33 (19.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 22 (12.94%) Ajax
9 21 (12.35%) REST
10 20 (11.76%) JSON
11 19 (11.18%) LESS
12 18 (10.59%) Web Services
13 16 (9.41%) RESTful
14 15 (8.82%) Sass
14 15 (8.82%) Spring
15 14 (8.24%) React
15 14 (8.24%) XML
16 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET
16 13 (7.65%) Backbone.js
17 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.29%) User Experience
2 34 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 13 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.35%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.18%) Infotainment
8 2 (1.18%) NHS
8 2 (1.18%) Social Media
9 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.59%) Animation
9 1 (0.59%) Blog
9 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.59%) iPhone
9 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.35%) Linux
2 3 (1.76%) Android
2 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.18%) Unix
3 2 (1.18%) Windows
4 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.06%) Front End Development
3 58 (34.12%) TDD
4 29 (17.06%) Web Development
5 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
6 21 (12.35%) Scrum
7 19 (11.18%) MVC
7 19 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 15 (8.82%) OO
9 15 (8.82%) Open Source
10 14 (8.24%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.06%) DevOps
13 9 (5.29%) Kanban
14 8 (4.71%) Integration Testing
15 7 (4.12%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.12%) OOP
15 7 (4.12%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 147 (86.47%) JavaScript
2 41 (24.12%) C#
3 39 (22.94%) SQL
4 34 (20.00%) Java
5 23 (13.53%) PHP
6 10 (5.88%) Scala
7 9 (5.29%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.71%) Python
9 7 (4.12%) Ruby
10 6 (3.53%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.35%) Groovy
12 3 (1.76%) Clojure
12 3 (1.76%) Erlang
12 3 (1.76%) F#
12 3 (1.76%) Haskell
12 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.59%) C++
14 1 (0.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (7.65%) Degree
2 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.18%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.59%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (7.65%) Docker
2 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.53%) Google
3 3 (1.76%) Unisys
3 3 (1.76%) WSO2
4 2 (1.18%) Adobe
4 2 (1.18%) webMethods
5 1 (0.59%) Altova
5 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.59%) Facebook
5 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.59%) Telerik
5 1 (0.59%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.59%) Zend