Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Semantic HTML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Semantic HTML over the 6 months to 20 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.

Semantic HTML, XHTML (Semantic Markup)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 207 171
Rank change year-on-year +22 -36 -5
Contract jobs citing Semantic HTML 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
West Midlands median daily rate £369 £220 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.61% -30.16% -1.56%
10th Percentile £347 £210 £213
90th Percentile £381 £279 £356
England median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.50 - -

Semantic HTML 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 1160 1559 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.16% 25.45% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 955 689
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 £563 £523 £495
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.96% -19.57% +3.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £10.40 £11.08
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%

Semantic HTML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Semantic HTML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Semantic HTML in the West Midlands

Semantic HTML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Semantic HTML in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Semantic HTML in the West Midlands

Semantic HTML
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 Semantic HTML within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Coventry - 1 £363 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Semantic HTML
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Semantic HTML 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 Semantic HTML.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) ES6
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Semantic HTML
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Mocha
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Mustache
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) ES6