The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 43 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 18 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.56% 2.97% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 3.26% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £218 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +21.49%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 552 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.06% 90.94% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 299 338
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 31
Average hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.03 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Web Developer
West Midlands

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
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 24 July 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 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
2 30 (63.83%) CSS
3 26 (55.32%) jQuery
4 25 (53.19%) HTML
5 22 (46.81%) C#
5 22 (46.81%) .NET
5 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
5 22 (46.81%) MVC
6 19 (40.43%) Visual Studio
6 19 (40.43%) Web Development
7 18 (38.30%) SQL
8 16 (34.04%) HTML5
9 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
10 14 (29.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (27.66%) WCF
11 13 (27.66%) LINQ
11 13 (27.66%) Logistics
12 12 (25.53%) MySQL
13 11 (23.40%) PHP
14 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
14 9 (19.15%) Scrum
14 9 (19.15%) CSS3
15 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (12.77%) WordPress
16 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (12.77%) Incident Management

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (12.77%) WordPress
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) OLAP
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Ant
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) CSS
2 26 (55.32%) jQuery
3 25 (53.19%) HTML
4 22 (46.81%) .NET
4 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
5 16 (34.04%) HTML5
6 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
6 14 (29.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (27.66%) WCF
7 13 (27.66%) LINQ
8 9 (19.15%) CSS3
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.38%) XML
10 3 (6.38%) JSON
10 3 (6.38%) Sass
11 2 (4.26%) RESTful
11 2 (4.26%) REST
11 2 (4.26%) JSTL
11 2 (4.26%) Spring
11 2 (4.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) W3C
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 19 (40.43%) Web Development
3 13 (27.66%) Logistics
4 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.51%) Content Management
7 4 (8.51%) SEO
8 2 (4.26%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) Web Design
9 1 (2.13%) B2B
9 1 (2.13%) B2C
9 1 (2.13%) OOP
9 1 (2.13%) TDD
9 1 (2.13%) Data Management
9 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) PHP5
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Alterian
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Sony
4 1 (2.13%) Stellent
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore