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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 48 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Development 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 1.05% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.55% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £298 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +0.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -18.18%
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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
405 386 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 67.73% 67.60% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 243 136
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.18 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £38.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) Logistics
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) LINQ
6 5 (29.41%) WinForms
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Subversion
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
6 5 (29.41%) UNIX
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Database Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) LINQ
6 5 (29.41%) WinForms
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Logistics
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft