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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 41 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 5 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 5.79% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 6.19% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £290 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
343 339 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.70% 93.39% 90.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 212 141
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 50
Average hourly rate £20.50 £39.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.10% +6.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
1 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) OOP
5 5 (23.81%) MySQL
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) Google
5 5 (23.81%) Google Maps API
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (23.81%) Laravel
6 4 (19.05%) Bing Maps
6 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) User Experience
6 4 (19.05%) Symfony
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) CMS
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) Google Maps API
3 5 (23.81%) Laravel
4 4 (19.05%) Bing Maps
4 4 (19.05%) Symfony
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.76%) Django
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Debian
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) SEO
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) PHP5
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Python
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
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Cambridge University Hospitals
Rate: Competitive, according to experience and skills
Posted: 27 days ago