Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 48 44
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +17
Contract jobs citing HTML5 168 228 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.47% 3.68% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.32% 14.44% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 143 116
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £470 £482 £463
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.17 £100.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.84% +471.43% -36.36%
10th Percentile £21.87 £90.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £32.05 £110.00 £38.03
England median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -23.75% +33.33% -7.69%

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 1173 1579 1115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.25% 25.48% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 968 681
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £213
90th Percentile £575 £516 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%
10th Percentile £18.38 £10.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.15 £39.82 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -1 71 £350 - 12
Warwickshire +12 22 £283 +28.41% 10
Shropshire +22 17 £500 +15.94% 3
Coventry -12 14 £419 +11.67% 3
Staffordshire +3 8 £360 - 6
Wolverhampton - 6 £350 -
Solihull -3 3 £388 +3.33% 3
Worcestershire +3 2 £300 +33.33% 3
Walsall - 1 £275 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £300 - 2
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTML5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HTML5.

1 168 (100.00%) HTML
2 154 (91.67%) CSS
3 125 (74.40%) JavaScript
4 119 (70.83%) CSS3
5 93 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (47.62%) jQuery
7 63 (37.50%) Front End Development
8 56 (33.33%) TDD
9 55 (32.74%) AngularJS
10 50 (29.76%) .NET
11 48 (28.57%) Web Development
12 39 (23.21%) MVC
13 38 (22.62%) C#
13 38 (22.62%) User Experience
14 35 (20.83%) SQL
15 34 (20.24%) REST
15 34 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
16 32 (19.05%) JSON
16 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 32 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (18.45%) Ajax
18 30 (17.86%) Git (software)
18 30 (17.86%) Test Automation
19 27 (16.07%) Java
20 26 (15.48%) Scrum
21 24 (14.29%) Open Source
22 23 (13.69%) Spring
22 23 (13.69%) XML
22 23 (13.69%) Sass
23 21 (12.50%) BDD

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 12 (7.14%) CMS
2 8 (4.76%) Apache
2 8 (4.76%) DNN
3 7 (4.17%) Confluence
4 6 (3.57%) JBoss
4 6 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.57%) WordPress
5 4 (2.38%) Drupal
6 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.19%) ThingWorx
8 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.60%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.60%) nginx
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.19%) GIMP
4 2 (1.19%) HipChat
4 2 (1.19%) UXPin
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.60%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Magento
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.98%) SaaS
4 4 (2.38%) GitHub
4 4 (2.38%) PaaS
5 2 (1.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) HTTP
2 4 (2.38%) SSL
2 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.31%) MySQL
3 17 (10.12%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.19%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) GIS
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.74%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.14%) JUnit
4 9 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.36%) JIRA
5 8 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 8 (4.76%) Selenium
5 8 (4.76%) Subversion
6 6 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.57%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.98%) Grunt
7 5 (2.98%) gulp
7 5 (2.98%) Protractor
8 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.79%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.19%) JHipster
10 2 (1.19%) Liquibase
10 2 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 7 (4.17%) Automotive
1 7 (4.17%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Retail
3 5 (2.98%) Marketing
4 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (92.26%) Developer
2 61 (36.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (11.90%) .NET Developer
3 20 (11.90%) Angular Developer
4 19 (11.31%) HTML Developer
4 19 (11.31%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (11.31%) Web Developer
5 14 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 12 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 12 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 11 (6.55%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.55%) Scala Developer
7 11 (6.55%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.95%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.95%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (100.00%) HTML
2 154 (91.67%) CSS
3 119 (70.83%) CSS3
4 80 (47.62%) jQuery
5 55 (32.74%) AngularJS
6 50 (29.76%) .NET
7 34 (20.24%) REST
8 32 (19.05%) JSON
8 32 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (18.45%) Ajax
10 23 (13.69%) Sass
10 23 (13.69%) Spring
10 23 (13.69%) XML
11 18 (10.71%) Play Framework
12 17 (10.12%) ASP.NET
12 17 (10.12%) Backbone.js
12 17 (10.12%) LESS
12 17 (10.12%) RESTful
13 14 (8.33%) Node.js
14 12 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.62%) User Experience
2 19 (11.31%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.79%) Animation
6 3 (1.79%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.19%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.19%) Infotainment
7 2 (1.19%) SCADA
8 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.36%) Linux
2 7 (4.17%) Android
3 6 (3.57%) Unix
4 5 (2.98%) Windows
5 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 56 (33.33%) TDD
4 48 (28.57%) Web Development
5 39 (23.21%) MVC
6 34 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 26 (15.48%) Scrum
9 24 (14.29%) Open Source
10 21 (12.50%) BDD
11 20 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (10.71%) Microservices
13 17 (10.12%) Unit Testing
14 15 (8.93%) Web Design
15 13 (7.74%) Kanban
15 13 (7.74%) OO
16 12 (7.14%) Migration
17 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
17 11 (6.55%) Mentoring
18 10 (5.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (74.40%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.62%) C#
3 35 (20.83%) SQL
4 27 (16.07%) Java
5 20 (11.90%) PHP
5 20 (11.90%) Scala
6 13 (7.74%) Ruby
7 12 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.57%) ES6
9 6 (3.57%) Python
10 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.79%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.19%) Groovy
12 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.19%) VBA
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.60%) Haskell
13 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) DBS Check
3 4 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.60%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Grafana
2 1 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (7.14%) Google
2 9 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.57%) webMethods
4 5 (2.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.60%) Altova
5 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.60%) Facebook
5 1 (0.60%) Telerik
5 1 (0.60%) Xamarin