Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing HTML5 161 157 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.18% 3.65% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.77% 15.26% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 110 141
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £189 £263 £210
90th Percentile £500 £501 £480
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.04 £29.22 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.90% +224.67% -71.43%
England median hourly rate £32.75 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -18.13% +29.03% -9.36%

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 1,495 1,029 1,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.50% 23.89% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 711 943
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £250
90th Percentile £566 £560 £515
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.75 £32.22 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +31.51% -16.51%
10th Percentile £11.18 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.88 £39.58
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +9.59% -1.35%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 74 £375 - 33
Shropshire -22 20 £450 -10.00% 5
Warwickshire +11 17 £244 -22.00% 18
Coventry -19 13 £425 +13.33% 5
Staffordshire -11 10 £366 +9.33% 18
Solihull -5 8 £450 +18.03% 5
Wolverhampton -6 3 £225 -35.71%
Herefordshire -6 2 £350 +16.67%
Worcestershire -9 1 £338 +35.00% 13
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 161 (100.00%) HTML
2 156 (96.89%) CSS
3 135 (83.85%) JavaScript
4 116 (72.05%) CSS3
5 88 (54.66%) AngularJS
6 76 (47.20%) jQuery
7 67 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (40.37%) Front End Development
9 59 (36.65%) User Experience
9 59 (36.65%) Sass
10 55 (34.16%) Ajax
11 54 (33.54%) TDD
11 54 (33.54%) React
12 48 (29.81%) Java
13 46 (28.57%) LESS
14 44 (27.33%) KnockoutJS
15 39 (24.22%) Git (software)
16 38 (23.60%) MySQL
17 37 (22.98%) RESTful
18 36 (22.36%) Scrum
19 33 (20.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 32 (19.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
21 31 (19.25%) Wireframes
21 31 (19.25%) Docker
21 31 (19.25%) REST
21 31 (19.25%) PHP
22 30 (18.63%) Web Services
23 29 (18.01%) Angular 2
24 27 (16.77%) Backbone.js
25 26 (16.15%) 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 7 (4.35%) CMS
1 7 (4.35%) Confluence
2 5 (3.11%) Apache
2 5 (3.11%) JBoss
2 5 (3.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.24%) Drupal
3 2 (1.24%) nginx
3 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.24%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (14.29%) GIMP
1 23 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.62%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.97%) npm
3 6 (3.73%) GitHub
4 3 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.86%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.86%) Yarn
5 2 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) HTTP
2 5 (3.11%) SSL
2 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.60%) MySQL
2 20 (12.42%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (6.83%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.73%) Redis
8 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (24.22%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.18%) gulp
3 16 (9.94%) Selenium
4 13 (8.07%) Grunt
5 11 (6.83%) JIRA
6 9 (5.59%) Bitbucket
6 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.97%) Jasmine
8 7 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (3.73%) JUnit
10 5 (3.11%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.11%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.11%) webpack
11 4 (2.48%) Subversion
12 3 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.86%) Mocha
13 2 (1.24%) Ant
13 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.24%) Sublime Text
General
1 7 (4.35%) Automotive
2 4 (2.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.48%) Retail
3 3 (1.86%) Marketing
3 3 (1.86%) Persian Language
4 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.62%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Electronics
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (85.71%) Developer
2 53 (32.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 36 (22.36%) UI Developer
4 31 (19.25%) Angular Developer
5 29 (18.01%) HTML Developer
5 29 (18.01%) JavaScript Developer
6 26 (16.15%) HTML CSS Developer
7 14 (8.70%) PHP Developer
8 13 (8.07%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.07%) React Developer
8 13 (8.07%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Architect
10 8 (4.97%) Scala Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 6 (3.73%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.73%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.11%) Digital Architect
12 5 (3.11%) Web Developer
13 4 (2.48%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (100.00%) HTML
2 156 (96.89%) CSS
3 116 (72.05%) CSS3
4 88 (54.66%) AngularJS
5 76 (47.20%) jQuery
6 59 (36.65%) Sass
7 55 (34.16%) Ajax
8 54 (33.54%) React
9 46 (28.57%) LESS
10 44 (27.33%) KnockoutJS
11 37 (22.98%) RESTful
12 33 (20.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (19.25%) REST
14 30 (18.63%) Web Services
15 29 (18.01%) Angular 2
16 27 (16.77%) Backbone.js
17 26 (16.15%) Durandal
17 26 (16.15%) JSON
18 25 (15.53%) .NET
19 21 (13.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 59 (36.65%) User Experience
2 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.11%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.11%) W3C
5 3 (1.86%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.24%) NHS
6 2 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.62%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.18%) Linux
2 8 (4.97%) Android
3 6 (3.73%) Windows
4 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.11%) Unix
5 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (40.37%) Front End Development
3 54 (33.54%) TDD
4 36 (22.36%) Scrum
5 32 (19.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 31 (19.25%) Wireframes
7 23 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (13.04%) MVC
9 19 (11.80%) Web Development
10 17 (10.56%) Test Automation
11 15 (9.32%) Open Source
12 14 (8.70%) OOP
12 14 (8.70%) Prototyping
13 13 (8.07%) Microservices
14 12 (7.45%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.45%) Kanban
15 11 (6.83%) Mobile First
16 10 (6.21%) Configuration Management
16 10 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (5.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 135 (83.85%) JavaScript
2 48 (29.81%) Java
3 31 (19.25%) PHP
4 25 (15.53%) TypeScript
5 22 (13.66%) C#
6 19 (11.80%) Python
7 17 (10.56%) Scala
7 17 (10.56%) SQL
8 15 (9.32%) ES6
9 14 (8.70%) Ruby
10 5 (3.11%) ES7
11 4 (2.48%) ES8
11 4 (2.48%) PureScript
12 3 (1.86%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.86%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.86%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.24%) Groovy
13 2 (1.24%) Haskell
13 2 (1.24%) Perl
13 2 (1.24%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (11.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.24%) Degree
4 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.62%) MCSD
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) WAI
2 9 (5.59%) WCAG
3 2 (1.24%) PMO
4 1 (0.62%) GCP
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.25%) Docker
2 6 (3.73%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.83%) Puppet
2 6 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.24%) Grafana
4 2 (1.24%) Kibana
4 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle
3 6 (3.73%) Zend
4 5 (3.11%) Google
4 5 (3.11%) webMethods
5 3 (1.86%) Adobe
5 3 (1.86%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.86%) Capita
5 3 (1.86%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.24%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) Twitter
7 1 (0.62%) WooCommerce