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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 43 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 20 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.66% 1.54% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.66% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £283 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +94.44%
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
697 603 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.69% 93.06% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 382 298
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.87 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.19% -20.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 29 (76.32%) CSS
3 23 (60.53%) jQuery
4 20 (52.63%) C#
5 19 (50.00%) .NET
6 18 (47.37%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
7 16 (42.11%) MVC
8 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
9 13 (34.21%) SQL
10 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 12 (31.58%) Web Development
11 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
11 11 (28.95%) WCF
11 11 (28.95%) LINQ
11 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (28.95%) Logistics
12 8 (21.05%) HTML5
12 8 (21.05%) CSS3
13 7 (18.42%) Photoshop
14 5 (13.16%) Flash
14 5 (13.16%) XHTML
14 5 (13.16%) Adobe
14 5 (13.16%) W3C
14 5 (13.16%) FTP
14 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
15 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
15 4 (10.53%) PHP
16 3 (7.89%) Java
16 3 (7.89%) Web Services

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Photoshop
2 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) FTP
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
1 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) CSS
2 23 (60.53%) jQuery
3 19 (50.00%) .NET
4 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
5 11 (28.95%) WCF
5 11 (28.95%) LINQ
5 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (21.05%) CSS3
6 8 (21.05%) HTML5
7 5 (13.16%) Flash
7 5 (13.16%) XHTML
8 3 (7.89%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) XML
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.26%) REST
9 2 (5.26%) XSLT
9 2 (5.26%) JSP
9 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Web Development
3 11 (28.95%) Logistics
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) SEO
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 20 (52.63%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) Alterian
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.63%) Stellent
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