The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 42 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 21 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.78% 2.58% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.82% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £301 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £35.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-12.14% +30.84%
Web Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 603 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.99% 91.50% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 394 336
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.98 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title.

1 37 (72.55%) JavaScript
1 37 (72.55%) CSS
2 29 (56.86%) jQuery
3 27 (52.94%) HTML
4 25 (49.02%) C#
5 24 (47.06%) .NET
5 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 22 (43.14%) MVC
7 21 (41.18%) Web Development
8 20 (39.22%) SQL
8 20 (39.22%) Visual Studio
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 17 (33.33%) Logistics
10 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 17 (33.33%) WCF
10 17 (33.33%) LINQ
10 17 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (31.37%) HTML5
12 10 (19.61%) MySQL
13 9 (17.65%) CSS3
14 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
15 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
16 6 (11.76%) Adobe
16 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
17 5 (9.80%) W3C
17 5 (9.80%) FTP
17 5 (9.80%) PHP
17 5 (9.80%) Flash
17 5 (9.80%) XHTML
18 4 (7.84%) CMS

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
2 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) FTP
2 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (1.96%) Legal
1 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) CSS
2 29 (56.86%) jQuery
3 27 (52.94%) HTML
4 24 (47.06%) .NET
4 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 17 (33.33%) WCF
5 17 (33.33%) LINQ
5 17 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (31.37%) HTML5
7 9 (17.65%) CSS3
8 5 (9.80%) Flash
8 5 (9.80%) XHTML
9 3 (5.88%) Web Services
9 3 (5.88%) XML
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.92%) Spring
10 2 (3.92%) JSTL
10 2 (3.92%) REST
10 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) W3C
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) MVC
2 21 (41.18%) Web Development
3 17 (33.33%) Logistics
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.88%) Content Management
5 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.92%) SEO
7 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) OOP
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (1.96%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (49.02%) C#
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) VBScript
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Alterian
4 1 (1.96%) Stellent
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
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