Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 113 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 -58 -7
Contract jobs citing HTML5 34 75 171
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.65% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.20% 6.20% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 121
Median daily rate £488 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £275 £294 £188
90th Percentile £575 £477 £500
England median daily rate £459 £471 £450
% change year-on-year -2.65% +4.72% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.79
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +40.85% -11.25%

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 472 1,209 1,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.74% 26.58% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 788 905
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £274
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.13% +11.00%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.27
% change year-on-year -20.45% +4.11% +3.09%

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HTML5 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HTML5 in the West Midlands

HTML5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTML5 in the West Midlands.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +27 23 £500 +25.00% 7
Coventry +29 8 £448 +11.88% 2
Shropshire +23 1 £425 -10.05%
Solihull +5 1 £475 +31.03%
Worcestershire - 1 - - 4
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) C#
5 13 (38.24%) CSS3
5 13 (38.24%) React
6 12 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (35.29%) jQuery
7 11 (32.35%) Azure
7 11 (32.35%) User Experience
7 11 (32.35%) Front End Development
8 10 (29.41%) DevOps
8 10 (29.41%) .NET
8 10 (29.41%) TDD
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
10 8 (23.53%) webpack
11 7 (20.59%) Web Development
11 7 (20.59%) Node.js
12 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (17.65%) SOLID
13 5 (14.71%) SDLC
13 5 (14.71%) MVC
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle
13 5 (14.71%) Web Services
13 5 (14.71%) Sass

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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Sketch
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.88%) Heroku
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.88%) PowerApps
3 2 (5.88%) ShareGate
4 1 (2.94%) AWS
4 1 (2.94%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) Redis
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) webpack
2 5 (14.71%) Mocha
3 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) git-flow
6 1 (2.94%) gulp
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (8.82%) React Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Azure Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 13 (38.24%) CSS3
3 13 (38.24%) React
4 12 (35.29%) jQuery
4 12 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (29.41%) .NET
6 7 (20.59%) Node.js
7 5 (14.71%) Sass
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) Memcached
8 4 (11.76%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) Flutter
9 3 (8.82%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) LESS
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) React Native
10 2 (5.88%) RESTful
10 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Reinsurance
3 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) Robotics
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Front End Development
3 10 (29.41%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) SOLID
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (11.76%) Microservices
8 4 (11.76%) Personalization
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) API Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (8.82%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) ES6
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) R
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 2 (5.88%) Nintex
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) UiPath