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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 43 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 2 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 3.17% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 3.30% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate £475 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.86% +27.51%
Web Developer
Cambridgeshire

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
359 303 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.51% 96.19% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 182 131
Average daily rate £400 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 34
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) JBoss
4 8 (50.00%) RESTful
5 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) N-Tier
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) Node.js
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) HTTP
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (18.75%) JSON
9 3 (18.75%) Biology
9 3 (18.75%) Life Science
9 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (18.75%) Microservices
9 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 6 (37.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (12.50%) DB2
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
6 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Bower
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) Java EE
7 2 (12.50%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) D3.js
8 1 (6.25%) JSP
8 1 (6.25%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (18.75%) Biology
2 3 (18.75%) Life Science
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Bioinformatics
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
2 3 (18.75%) Microservices
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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