The first table below looks at the demand for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 37 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Development 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.22% 1.61% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.70% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £250 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £183 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £304 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +191.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £35.00 £23.62
% change year-on-year
-38.41% +48.19%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
260 222 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.22% 59.68% 64.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 102 148
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 31
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Web Development
Cambridgeshire

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Struts
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) DHTML
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) JSF
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) hybris
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Grunt
5 2 (22.22%) Bower
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) OOCSS
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Mustache

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Grunt
2 2 (22.22%) Bower
3 1 (11.11%) Firebug
3 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Struts
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) JSF
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) DHTML
5 2 (22.22%) OOCSS
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) JSTL
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) Mustache
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) TDD
1 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) hybris
2 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe