The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 63 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 8 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 2.51% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.74% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 24
Average daily rate
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£275 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £341 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +36.00%
Web Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
799 766 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.48% 91.63% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 358 467
Average daily rate £380 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 48 44
Average hourly rate £15.50 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.87% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.91 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +3 4 £186 - 3
Crewe -2 2 £250 -19.35% 1
Warrington - 1 £510 - 2
Wilmslow - - - - 4
Macclesfield - - - - 2
Northwich - - - - 3
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) CSS3
4 12 (42.86%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) XML
8 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Spring
10 4 (14.29%) Web Services
10 4 (14.29%) Scrum
10 4 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) User Stories
11 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
11 3 (10.71%) LESS
11 3 (10.71%) PhoneGap
11 3 (10.71%) JiBX
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
11 3 (10.71%) Web Design
11 3 (10.71%) JAXB

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
1 21 (75.00%) CSS
2 16 (57.14%) HTML5
3 12 (42.86%) CSS3
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) Spring
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) LESS
8 3 (10.71%) PhoneGap
8 3 (10.71%) JiBX
8 3 (10.71%) JAXB
8 3 (10.71%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) JSON
9 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
9 2 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) TDD
3 7 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) SEO
8 1 (3.57%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Pay per click
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow