The first table below looks at the demand for Web 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 Development over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 48 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 15 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.12% 1.14% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.71% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £303
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 410 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.46% 66.67% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 248 246
Average daily rate £351 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Web Development
West Midlands

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web 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 Development.

1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 26 (66.67%) CSS
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) C#
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
3 20 (51.28%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
4 17 (43.59%) SQL
5 16 (41.03%) MVC
6 15 (38.46%) WCF
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 13 (33.33%) Logistics
8 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 13 (33.33%) LINQ
8 13 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (30.77%) HTML5
10 11 (28.21%) MySQL
11 9 (23.08%) CSS3
12 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.51%) PHP
13 7 (17.95%) Java
14 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
15 4 (10.26%) Banking
15 4 (10.26%) Ajax
15 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
15 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
15 4 (10.26%) CakePHP
15 4 (10.26%) Private Banking

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) WordPress
1 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.56%) e-Work
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LDAP
1 4 (10.26%) SSL
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) FxCop
General
1 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Private Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Web Developer
3 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
4 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (35.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Junior
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) CSS
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
3 20 (51.28%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (38.46%) WCF
6 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (33.33%) LINQ
6 13 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 9 (23.08%) CSS3
9 4 (10.26%) Ajax
9 4 (10.26%) CakePHP
9 4 (10.26%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) DHTML
10 3 (7.69%) Struts
10 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.69%) Spring
10 3 (7.69%) JSF
11 2 (5.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Open Source
1 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Solaris
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Logistics
3 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
4 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) SEO
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Document Management
7 1 (2.56%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (51.28%) C#
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) PHP
5 7 (17.95%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) PMP
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Sun
2 4 (10.26%) CA
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) hybris
4 2 (5.13%) Sony
5 1 (2.56%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle