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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 51 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 6 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.90% 0.84% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.92% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Average daily rate £275 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £296 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.86% +27.51%
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
619 546 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.08% 91.76% 89.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 335 298
Average daily rate £363 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.98 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.55 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
8 4 (22.22%) CRM
8 4 (22.22%) Google Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) Content Management
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Siebel
9 3 (16.67%) HTTP
9 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) Perl
9 3 (16.67%) C
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Eloqua
9 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) BigMachines
1 3 (16.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) HTML5
3 9 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) Mason
6 3 (16.67%) Visualforce
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Grails
7 2 (11.11%) React
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Social Network
2 1 (5.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Web Development
2 4 (22.22%) Content Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Information Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (5.56%) Google