The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 27 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 32 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.79% 0.74% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.91% 0.76% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 4
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £17.86 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -33.85%
Web Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
359 262 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.63% 96.68% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 201 242
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -28.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 33 (97.06%) Web Development
2 32 (94.12%) jQuery
2 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 29 (85.29%) Unix
3 29 (85.29%) OO
3 29 (85.29%) TDD
4 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
5 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (76.47%) Perl
5 26 (76.47%) CSS
6 25 (73.53%) Java
6 25 (73.53%) Selenium
6 25 (73.53%) Cucumber
7 21 (61.76%) Legal
8 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) Content Development
9 3 (8.82%) Publishing
9 3 (8.82%) Workflow
10 2 (5.88%) Finance
10 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.88%) PHP
10 2 (5.88%) CRM
11 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
11 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.94%) RequireJS
11 1 (2.94%) Hudson
11 1 (2.94%) Node.js
11 1 (2.94%) QUnit
11 1 (2.94%) Jasmine

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (2.94%) Commerce Server
1 1 (2.94%) Drupal
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Cucumber
1 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Hudson
2 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) QUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Sinon.JS
General
1 21 (61.76%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) jQuery
2 26 (76.47%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) RequireJS
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Web Development
2 29 (85.29%) OO
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
4 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Content Development
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 26 (76.47%) Perl
3 25 (73.53%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
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