The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 59 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Development 9 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 4.06% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 5.70% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -32.82%
Web Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 456 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 73.19% 71.14% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 273 162
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £119.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Magento
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Magento Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) Django
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) XSD
7 1 (7.69%) ServiceStack
7 1 (7.69%) NancyFx
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) New Media
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook