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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 55 38
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17  
Contract jobs citing HTML5 101 96 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.89% 3.17% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.96% 12.28% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 70 55
Median daily rate £361 £294 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.97% +4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.95 £40.00
% change year-on-year +32.54% -15.12%  

HTML5 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 506 782 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.48% 25.79% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 506 341
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

HTML5
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing HTML5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 34 £375 +15.38% 13
Staffordshire +13 14 £335 +19.11% 9
Shropshire +15 10 £500 +31.31% 3
Coventry +14 7 £363 +6.61% 4
Herefordshire - 4 £288 -
Wolverhampton 0 3 £350 +37.25%
Walsall - 1 £275 -
Wednesbury - 1 - -
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 164 (100.00%) HTML
2 153 (93.29%) CSS
3 107 (65.24%) JavaScript
4 103 (62.80%) CSS3
5 84 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (47.56%) AngularJS
7 71 (43.29%) C#
8 54 (32.93%) .NET
9 49 (29.88%) jQuery
10 48 (29.27%) MVC
11 41 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 41 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 39 (23.78%) REST
12 39 (23.78%) TDD
13 35 (21.34%) SQL
13 35 (21.34%) Front End Development
14 33 (20.12%) JSON
15 31 (18.90%) Responsive Web Design
15 31 (18.90%) Java
15 31 (18.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (18.29%) Ajax
17 29 (17.68%) MySQL
18 28 (17.07%) ASP.NET
18 28 (17.07%) Scala
18 28 (17.07%) User Experience
19 26 (15.85%) Play Framework
19 26 (15.85%) Web Development
19 26 (15.85%) Microsoft
20 25 (15.24%) Microservices
21 23 (14.02%) Scrum

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 10 (6.10%) Apache
2 9 (5.49%) CMS
2 9 (5.49%) JBoss
2 9 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.88%) DNN
4 6 (3.66%) Confluence
5 4 (2.44%) WordPress
6 3 (1.83%) ThingWorx
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.61%) nginx
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.61%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Magento
2 4 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.05%) GitHub
2 5 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.83%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.83%) Heroku
4 3 (1.83%) Slack
4 3 (1.83%) Trello
5 2 (1.22%) AdWords
5 2 (1.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.15%) HTTP
2 7 (4.27%) SSL
2 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.22%) Skype
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.68%) MySQL
3 22 (13.41%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.93%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.44%) Power BI
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.83%) SSDT
10 2 (1.22%) GIS
10 2 (1.22%) Redis
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.61%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 41 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.76%) Subversion
3 14 (8.54%) gulp
3 14 (8.54%) JUnit
4 13 (7.93%) Visual Studio
5 12 (7.32%) Selenium
6 10 (6.10%) IntelliJ
7 9 (5.49%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.49%) JIRA
7 9 (5.49%) Mocha
8 7 (4.27%) Grunt
9 6 (3.66%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.05%) JSHint
10 5 (3.05%) Maven
10 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (3.05%) webpack
11 4 (2.44%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.44%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.49%) Retail
2 8 (4.88%) Finance
3 7 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.83%) Automotive
4 3 (1.83%) Games
4 3 (1.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 148 (90.24%) Developer
2 33 (20.12%) .NET Developer
3 28 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (14.02%) Angular Developer
4 23 (14.02%) C# Developer
5 21 (12.80%) HTML Developer
6 20 (12.20%) HTML CSS Developer
7 19 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (10.37%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.54%) Scala Developer
10 13 (7.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (7.93%) Java Developer
11 12 (7.32%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.71%) Web Developer
13 10 (6.10%) Architect
13 10 (6.10%) Technical Architect
14 8 (4.88%) PHP Developer
15 7 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 6 (3.66%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) HTML
2 153 (93.29%) CSS
3 103 (62.80%) CSS3
4 78 (47.56%) AngularJS
5 54 (32.93%) .NET
6 49 (29.88%) jQuery
7 39 (23.78%) REST
8 33 (20.12%) JSON
9 31 (18.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (18.29%) Ajax
11 28 (17.07%) ASP.NET
12 26 (15.85%) Play Framework
13 23 (14.02%) Sass
14 22 (13.41%) Angular 2
14 22 (13.41%) Spring
15 19 (11.59%) Node.js
16 18 (10.98%) Ruby on Rails
17 17 (10.37%) Django
17 17 (10.37%) RESTful
17 17 (10.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.07%) User Experience
2 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.83%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.83%) SCADA
6 2 (1.22%) CMDB
7 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Online Games
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.20%) Linux
2 14 (8.54%) Unix
3 3 (1.83%) Android
3 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.83%) Windows
4 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.27%) MVC
3 39 (23.78%) TDD
4 35 (21.34%) Front End Development
5 31 (18.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (15.85%) Web Development
7 25 (15.24%) Microservices
8 23 (14.02%) Scrum
9 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.20%) Test Automation
11 17 (10.37%) Configuration Management
11 17 (10.37%) Open Source
12 15 (9.15%) OO
13 14 (8.54%) BDD
14 13 (7.93%) Software Engineering
15 12 (7.32%) Unit Testing
16 11 (6.71%) SOLID
16 11 (6.71%) Web Design
16 11 (6.71%) Workflow
17 10 (6.10%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (65.24%) JavaScript
2 71 (43.29%) C#
3 35 (21.34%) SQL
4 31 (18.90%) Java
5 28 (17.07%) Scala
6 21 (12.80%) Ruby
7 14 (8.54%) PHP
8 12 (7.32%) Python
9 11 (6.71%) TypeScript
10 9 (5.49%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.66%) ES6
12 5 (3.05%) ECMAScript
12 5 (3.05%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.44%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.83%) VBA
15 2 (1.22%) PHP 4
15 2 (1.22%) VB
16 1 (0.61%) Groovy
16 1 (0.61%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) Puppet
2 2 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Grafana
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.15%) Google
3 10 (6.10%) Adobe
4 9 (5.49%) webMethods
5 3 (1.83%) Demandware
5 3 (1.83%) hybris
5 3 (1.83%) Telerik
6 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
Telford, Shropshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago