The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 36 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 14 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.89% 2.98% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 3.16% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £295 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +36.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
455 348 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.01% 94.31% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 153 198
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 103
Average hourly rate £25.25 £30.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.21% -8.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £57.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Developer across the Cambridge region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer across the Cambridge region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title.

1 23 (65.71%) PHP
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (51.43%) jQuery
5 14 (40.00%) MySQL
6 13 (37.14%) HTML5
7 12 (34.29%) REST
7 12 (34.29%) CSS3
7 12 (34.29%) Oracle
7 12 (34.29%) Perl
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) Tcl
8 9 (25.71%) Open Source
9 8 (22.86%) WCF
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
10 7 (20.00%) OpenID
10 7 (20.00%) OpenSSO
10 7 (20.00%) OAuth
10 7 (20.00%) Web Services
10 7 (20.00%) .NET
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
12 5 (14.29%) XML
12 5 (14.29%) Node.js
13 4 (11.43%) DOM
13 4 (11.43%) OO
13 4 (11.43%) XHTML
13 4 (11.43%) Internet
13 4 (11.43%) SQL

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
1 3 (8.57%) Grunt
2 2 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (5.71%) Firebug
2 2 (5.71%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.86%) Mocha
3 1 (2.86%) Bower
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Games
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 18 (51.43%) jQuery
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
5 12 (34.29%) REST
5 12 (34.29%) CSS3
6 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.86%) WCF
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) OAuth
7 7 (20.00%) OpenID
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.29%) XML
10 4 (11.43%) DOM
10 4 (11.43%) XHTML
11 3 (8.57%) LESS
12 2 (5.71%) Laravel
12 2 (5.71%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (5.71%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) MVC
2 4 (11.43%) OO
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (8.57%) SEO
3 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) PHP
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) Perl
3 12 (34.29%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) Tcl
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Google
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