The first table below looks at the demand for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 59 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
474 399 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.50% 67.06% 70.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 226 249
Average daily rate £351 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 £18.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +833.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £19.29 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £178.00 £175.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Web Application Development
West Midlands

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Application Development across the Birmingham region.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Birmingham region.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCAD
3 1 (25.00%) MCSD
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CSS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook