The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 39 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 17 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.44% 2.09% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 3.05% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £340 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.64% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £60.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-33.25% +110.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 328 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.95% 68.48% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 209 123
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 19
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) JBoss
4 8 (40.00%) Spring
5 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (20.00%) Microservices
8 4 (20.00%) Node.js
8 4 (20.00%) WordPress
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) Symfony
8 4 (20.00%) OOD
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (20.00%) CMS

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (20.00%) WordPress
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (15.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) RSpec
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Tridion Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (20.00%) JSON
6 4 (20.00%) Symfony
7 3 (15.00%) Django
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) XSLT
7 3 (15.00%) XHTML
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) OAuth
8 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Biology
2 2 (10.00%) Life Science
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) OOD
2 4 (20.00%) Microservices
3 3 (15.00%) User Stories
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
6 1 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft