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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 52 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 0.93% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.33% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £270 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £212 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -44.68%
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
498 451 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 65.18% 69.60% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 310 249
Average daily rate £375 £365 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 28 (70.00%) CSS
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 24 (60.00%) .NET
4 23 (57.50%) C#
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
5 21 (52.50%) jQuery
6 20 (50.00%) WCF
6 20 (50.00%) MVC
7 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
7 19 (47.50%) HTML
7 19 (47.50%) SQL
7 19 (47.50%) Logistics
8 18 (45.00%) LINQ
8 18 (45.00%) .NET Framework
8 18 (45.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (45.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (22.50%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) MySQL
11 6 (15.00%) Java
11 6 (15.00%) CSS3
12 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.50%) PHP
12 5 (12.50%) Linux
13 4 (10.00%) Change Management
13 4 (10.00%) SUSE
13 4 (10.00%) Finance
13 4 (10.00%) Solaris
13 4 (10.00%) SSL
13 4 (10.00%) CA
13 4 (10.00%) Shell Script

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LDAP
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) FxCop
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
1 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (10.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) Web Developer
3 21 (52.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (47.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) CSS
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
4 21 (52.50%) jQuery
5 20 (50.00%) WCF
6 19 (47.50%) HTML
7 18 (45.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (45.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 18 (45.00%) LINQ
8 9 (22.50%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) CSS3
10 4 (10.00%) CakePHP
11 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
11 2 (5.00%) Spring
11 2 (5.00%) JSF
11 2 (5.00%) Ajax
11 2 (5.00%) DHTML
11 2 (5.00%) Struts
11 2 (5.00%) Web Services
11 2 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) PMI
1 1 (2.50%) Open Source
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Solaris
2 4 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) MVC
2 19 (47.50%) Logistics
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) TDD
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.50%) SEO
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) PMP
1 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Sun
2 4 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (5.00%) hybris