The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 56 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 11 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 1.78% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.86% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 6
Median daily rate £320 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £472 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £18.75 £28.13
% change year-on-year
+70.66% -33.33%
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
690 1020 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.12% 95.51% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 648 445
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 45 70
Median hourly rate £14.86 £16.16 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.62 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £33.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Web Developer in the job title.

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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 6 £344 - 1
Warrington -2 2 £350 +2.94%
Macclesfield - 2 £316 -
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Web Development
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 13 (59.09%) CSS3
6 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 8 (36.36%) CRM
7 8 (36.36%) User Experience
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 6 (27.27%) Google Analytics
9 6 (27.27%) Google
9 6 (27.27%) Middleware
9 6 (27.27%) MVC
9 6 (27.27%) SEO
9 6 (27.27%) Web Design
9 6 (27.27%) Analytics
9 6 (27.27%) Line Management
10 4 (18.18%) PHP
10 4 (18.18%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 3 (13.64%) MySQL
11 3 (13.64%) C#
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
12 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
12 2 (9.09%) WordPress
12 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.55%) QUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 13 (59.09%) CSS3
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 7 (31.82%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) Middleware
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 2 (9.09%) LESS
9 2 (9.09%) Sass
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
10 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Web Development
2 8 (36.36%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
3 6 (27.27%) Line Management
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) SEO
3 6 (27.27%) Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft