Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 48 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing HTML5 181 171 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.55% 3.69% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.50% 14.87% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 112 145
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.60% +1.50% +7.69%
10th Percentile £283 £230 £210
90th Percentile £531 £497 £480
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £28.17 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.74% -71.84% +471.43%
10th Percentile £23.91 £22.77 £90.00
90th Percentile £35.95 £32.56 £110.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.97 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.48% -20.08% +60.00%

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 1,574 1,150 1,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.91% 24.82% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 755 998
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £252
90th Percentile £575 £575 £521
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.75 £30.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +29.79% -18.09%
10th Percentile £11.03 £15.15 £11.23
90th Percentile £57.35 £40.18 £39.58
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +1.24%

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 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -11 59 £375 +7.14% 31
Shropshire -13 52 £446 -10.90% 2
Coventry -16 16 £425 +1.49% 8
Warwickshire +5 15 £331 +14.22% 9
Staffordshire -8 10 £369 +6.88% 12
Solihull +3 9 £438 +12.90% 5
Worcestershire -6 1 £338 +12.50% 2
Herefordshire -15 1 - - 1
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 181 (100.00%) HTML
2 172 (95.03%) CSS
3 150 (82.87%) JavaScript
4 114 (62.98%) CSS3
5 93 (51.38%) AngularJS
6 87 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (43.65%) jQuery
8 68 (37.57%) TDD
9 65 (35.91%) Sass
10 62 (34.25%) User Experience
11 57 (31.49%) Front End Development
12 53 (29.28%) Git (software)
12 53 (29.28%) Scrum
13 52 (28.73%) LESS
14 50 (27.62%) REST
15 49 (27.07%) KnockoutJS
16 48 (26.52%) Java
17 46 (25.41%) React
18 44 (24.31%) Docker
19 43 (23.76%) C#
20 42 (23.20%) Ajax
21 41 (22.65%) Node.js
21 41 (22.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 41 (22.65%) Test Automation
22 39 (21.55%) MySQL
23 37 (20.44%) Scala
23 37 (20.44%) JSON
23 37 (20.44%) gulp
24 36 (19.89%) Microservices
25 35 (19.34%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (10.50%) Confluence
2 9 (4.97%) Apache
2 9 (4.97%) JBoss
2 9 (4.97%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.87%) nginx
4 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.66%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Photoshop
2 16 (8.84%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.05%) GitHub
3 18 (9.94%) Google Analytics
4 11 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (4.97%) SaaS
5 9 (4.97%) Slack
6 6 (3.31%) npm
7 4 (2.21%) Azure Functions
7 4 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.21%) Serverless
8 3 (1.66%) Yarn
9 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) HTTP
2 9 (4.97%) Skype
2 9 (4.97%) SSL
2 9 (4.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.55%) MySQL
2 34 (18.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.97%) SQLite
7 7 (3.87%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.66%) Redis
9 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 53 (29.28%) Git (software)
2 37 (20.44%) gulp
3 32 (17.68%) Selenium
4 31 (17.13%) JIRA
5 27 (14.92%) Jenkins
6 21 (11.60%) Cucumber
7 20 (11.05%) IntelliJ
8 18 (9.94%) Eclipse
9 17 (9.39%) Gatling
9 17 (9.39%) Grunt
9 17 (9.39%) Sublime Text
10 11 (6.08%) Artifactory
10 11 (6.08%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (6.08%) Visual Studio Code
10 11 (6.08%) WebDriver
10 11 (6.08%) Xcode
11 10 (5.52%) JUnit
12 9 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (4.97%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (3.87%) NUnit
General
1 4 (2.21%) Automotive
1 4 (2.21%) Retail
2 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.10%) Finance
2 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.55%) Advertising
3 1 (0.55%) Electronics
3 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 157 (86.74%) Developer
2 40 (22.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (15.47%) Angular Developer
3 28 (15.47%) UI Developer
4 25 (13.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (12.71%) HTML Developer
5 23 (12.71%) Scala Developer
6 21 (11.60%) HTML CSS Developer
7 16 (8.84%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.84%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.29%) React Developer
9 13 (7.18%) Mobile Developer
10 12 (6.63%) Applications Developer
10 12 (6.63%) PHP Developer
11 10 (5.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 9 (4.97%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.97%) Architect
13 7 (3.87%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Designer
14 6 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (100.00%) HTML
2 172 (95.03%) CSS
3 114 (62.98%) CSS3
4 93 (51.38%) AngularJS
5 79 (43.65%) jQuery
6 65 (35.91%) Sass
7 52 (28.73%) LESS
8 50 (27.62%) REST
9 49 (27.07%) KnockoutJS
10 46 (25.41%) React
11 42 (23.20%) Ajax
12 41 (22.65%) Node.js
12 41 (22.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (20.44%) JSON
14 34 (18.78%) .NET
15 32 (17.68%) RESTful
15 32 (17.68%) Web Services
16 29 (16.02%) Angular 2
17 26 (14.36%) Play Framework
18 22 (12.15%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (34.25%) User Experience
2 18 (9.94%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.29%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.52%) iPhone
5 6 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.76%) W3C
7 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.15%) Android
2 20 (11.05%) Apple iOS
3 18 (9.94%) Linux
4 9 (4.97%) Mac OS
4 9 (4.97%) Unix
5 8 (4.42%) Windows
6 6 (3.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.57%) TDD
3 57 (31.49%) Front End Development
4 53 (29.28%) Scrum
5 41 (22.65%) Test Automation
6 36 (19.89%) Microservices
7 35 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (18.78%) MVC
9 32 (17.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (16.57%) DevOps
11 25 (13.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 25 (13.81%) Prototyping
12 24 (13.26%) Wireframes
13 20 (11.05%) OO
13 20 (11.05%) Open Source
13 20 (11.05%) Web Design
14 19 (10.50%) Analytics
15 16 (8.84%) Domain-Driven Design
16 15 (8.29%) OOP
16 15 (8.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 150 (82.87%) JavaScript
2 48 (26.52%) Java
3 43 (23.76%) C#
4 37 (20.44%) Scala
5 31 (17.13%) TypeScript
6 29 (16.02%) Ruby
7 27 (14.92%) PHP
7 27 (14.92%) SQL
8 22 (12.15%) Python
9 17 (9.39%) ES6
9 17 (9.39%) Groovy
10 13 (7.18%) Apple Swift
10 13 (7.18%) Objective-C
11 9 (4.97%) Bash Shell
12 8 (4.42%) ES7
13 7 (3.87%) ES8
14 6 (3.31%) Haskell
14 6 (3.31%) Perl
15 5 (2.76%) PureScript
16 2 (1.10%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.52%) SC Cleared
1 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.66%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) QA
2 9 (4.97%) WAI
2 9 (4.97%) WCAG
3 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (24.31%) Docker
2 6 (3.31%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (9.94%) Kibana
2 17 (9.39%) Grafana
3 15 (8.29%) Puppet
4 11 (6.08%) Graphite
4 11 (6.08%) HockeyApp
5 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (13.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.50%) Google
3 15 (8.29%) Xamarin
4 12 (6.63%) Splunk
4 12 (6.63%) Twitter
5 10 (5.52%) Apple
6 9 (4.97%) Atlassian
6 9 (4.97%) Oracle
7 6 (3.31%) webMethods
8 4 (2.21%) Adobe
8 4 (2.21%) Zend
9 1 (0.55%) SAP