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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 37 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Development 20 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.32% 1.00% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 1.46% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 8
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £35.00 £23.62
% change year-on-year
-38.41% +48.19%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 342 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.84% 68.26% 62.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 185 209
Average daily rate £400 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 16
Average hourly rate £28.38 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.76 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) jQuery
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) LINQ
8 7 (26.92%) WCF
8 7 (26.92%) Logistics
8 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 5 (19.23%) PHP
10 5 (19.23%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) Ajax
12 3 (11.54%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (11.54%) Spring
12 3 (11.54%) JSF
12 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (11.54%) TDD
12 3 (11.54%) Struts

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (11.54%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) e-Work
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) jQuery
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (26.92%) LINQ
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
9 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) DHTML
10 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
10 3 (11.54%) Spring
10 3 (11.54%) JSF
10 3 (11.54%) Struts
11 2 (7.69%) XML
11 2 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) User Stories
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Android Development
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) PHP5
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) VBScript
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) hybris
3 2 (7.69%) Sony
4 1 (3.85%) Metastorm
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) Sencha
4 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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