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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 54 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.19% 0.90% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.28% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
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£300 £315 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £27.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.85%
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
490 469 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.56% 70.74% 68.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 315 245
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 11
Average hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £11.70 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £47.25 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 23 (79.31%) CSS
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (65.52%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 16 (55.17%) C#
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 15 (51.72%) jQuery
6 14 (48.28%) WCF
7 13 (44.83%) Logistics
8 12 (41.38%) MVC
8 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
8 12 (41.38%) SQL
8 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
8 12 (41.38%) LINQ
8 12 (41.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) CSS3
10 5 (17.24%) HTML5
11 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Wealth Management
11 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
11 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
11 4 (13.79%) Private Banking
11 4 (13.79%) Apache
11 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
11 4 (13.79%) LDAP
11 4 (13.79%) Sun

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (13.79%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LDAP
1 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) FxCop
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Web Developer
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (44.83%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) jQuery
4 14 (48.28%) WCF
5 12 (41.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (41.38%) LINQ
5 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) CakePHP
8 2 (6.90%) XSL
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Solaris
2 4 (13.79%) SUSE
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Logistics
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.79%) Wealth Management
3 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) UX Design
4 1 (3.45%) SEO
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Sun
2 4 (13.79%) CA