The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 43 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 7 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.50% 1.57% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.66% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.12% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £240 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.38 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.61% +30.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
436 361 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.36% 94.26% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 158 212
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 105
Average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) MySQL
5 13 (44.83%) C#
5 13 (44.83%) jQuery
5 13 (44.83%) REST
6 10 (34.48%) MVC
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
7 9 (31.03%) HTML5
8 7 (24.14%) CSS3
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.24%) Tcl
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Perl
11 4 (13.79%) DOM
11 4 (13.79%) Internet
11 4 (13.79%) XHTML
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) Games
11 4 (13.79%) Node.js
12 3 (10.34%) Scrum
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.34%) Banking
12 3 (10.34%) Subversion

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (13.79%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Firebug
2 2 (6.90%) Fiddler
2 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.90%) Grunt
2 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Online Betting
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
2 13 (44.83%) jQuery
2 13 (44.83%) REST
3 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 7 (24.14%) .NET
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.24%) XML
8 4 (13.79%) DOM
8 4 (13.79%) XHTML
9 3 (10.34%) OAuth
9 3 (10.34%) OpenID
10 2 (6.90%) Laravel
10 2 (6.90%) LESS
10 2 (6.90%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (6.90%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 3 (10.34%) SEO
2 3 (10.34%) Scrum
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) OO
2 3 (10.34%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) Tcl
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
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