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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 51 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Contract jobs citing HTML5 63 92 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.80% 3.32% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.45% 13.31% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 32
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +4.28% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £37.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.88%  

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 550 691 609
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.44% 24.96% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 420 388
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £34.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -41.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 17 £363 +20.83% 19
Coventry +7 14 £467 +38.37% 5
Shropshire +29 9 £440 +25.71% 4
Staffordshire +2 9 £345 -1.42% 3
Warwickshire -5 4 £363 +13.72% 9
Solihull - 1 £200 - 8
HTML5
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 153 (100.00%) HTML
2 128 (83.66%) CSS
3 107 (69.93%) JavaScript
4 82 (53.59%) AngularJS
5 81 (52.94%) CSS3
6 74 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (37.25%) C#
8 38 (24.84%) jQuery
8 38 (24.84%) Git (software)
9 36 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 35 (22.88%) Front End Development
11 33 (21.57%) REST
12 32 (20.92%) Web Development
12 32 (20.92%) Scrum
13 31 (20.26%) .NET
13 31 (20.26%) Node.js
14 30 (19.61%) JSON
14 30 (19.61%) Java
14 30 (19.61%) MVC
15 25 (16.34%) Ajax
16 24 (15.69%) User Experience
17 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
18 21 (13.73%) Scala
19 20 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (13.07%) TDD
19 20 (13.07%) Retail
19 20 (13.07%) React
19 20 (13.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 19 (12.42%) SQL
20 19 (12.42%) SQL Server

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 17 (11.11%) CMS
2 14 (9.15%) Drupal
3 11 (7.19%) Confluence
4 4 (2.61%) Apache
5 3 (1.96%) JBoss
5 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.31%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.65%) Documentum
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) HipChat
1 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.92%) GitHub
4 5 (3.27%) Slack
5 4 (2.61%) SaaS
6 2 (1.31%) AdWords
6 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.31%) Heroku
6 2 (1.31%) IaaS
6 2 (1.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) HTTP
2 4 (2.61%) Skype
3 3 (1.96%) SSL
3 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 17 (11.11%) MySQL
3 14 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (6.54%) Power BI
7 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.31%) GIS
8 2 (1.31%) Redis
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) DocumentDB
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (24.84%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.76%) gulp
3 12 (7.84%) JIRA
3 12 (7.84%) Protractor
3 12 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.19%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.19%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.54%) Selenium
5 10 (6.54%) Subversion
6 9 (5.88%) Grunt
6 9 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 7 (4.58%) Mocha
8 6 (3.92%) JUnit
9 5 (3.27%) JSHint
10 4 (2.61%) Maven
10 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.96%) Ant
11 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.96%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.96%) IntelliJ
General
1 20 (13.07%) Retail
2 18 (11.76%) Finance
3 10 (6.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.61%) Marketing
5 3 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (87.58%) Developer
2 28 (18.30%) JavaScript Developer
3 25 (16.34%) Angular Developer
3 25 (16.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (13.73%) .NET Developer
5 17 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 17 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 17 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.15%) Drupal Developer
7 13 (8.50%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Architect
8 11 (7.19%) UI Developer
8 11 (7.19%) UX Developer
9 10 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.54%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (6.54%) Technical Architect
10 9 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) HTML
2 128 (83.66%) CSS
3 82 (53.59%) AngularJS
4 81 (52.94%) CSS3
5 38 (24.84%) jQuery
6 33 (21.57%) REST
7 31 (20.26%) .NET
7 31 (20.26%) Node.js
8 30 (19.61%) JSON
9 25 (16.34%) Ajax
10 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
11 20 (13.07%) React
11 20 (13.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (11.76%) Angular 2
12 18 (11.76%) Play Framework
12 18 (11.76%) Web Services
13 17 (11.11%) Sass
14 16 (10.46%) Spring
15 15 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
15 15 (9.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.69%) User Experience
2 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.31%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Fintech
6 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Linux
2 8 (5.23%) Unix
3 3 (1.96%) Android
3 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.88%) Front End Development
3 32 (20.92%) Scrum
3 32 (20.92%) Web Development
4 30 (19.61%) MVC
5 20 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (13.07%) TDD
6 17 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.46%) OO
7 16 (10.46%) Open Source
8 14 (9.15%) Content Management
8 14 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (8.50%) Kanban
10 11 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.54%) BDD
11 10 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.54%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.88%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.88%) Microservices
12 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (69.93%) JavaScript
2 57 (37.25%) C#
3 30 (19.61%) Java
4 21 (13.73%) Scala
5 19 (12.42%) SQL
6 18 (11.76%) Ruby
7 10 (6.54%) X++
8 9 (5.88%) Python
9 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.58%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.27%) ECMAScript
11 5 (3.27%) PHP
12 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.31%) ES6
13 2 (1.31%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.31%) VB
13 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.65%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.65%) VB6
14 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 36 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.58%) Adobe
3 5 (3.27%) Google
4 3 (1.96%) Telerik
4 3 (1.96%) webMethods
5 2 (1.31%) Ensighten
5 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
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