The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 50 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 23 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.70% 1.61% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 1.76% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 10
Average daily rate £356 £313 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -11.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £348 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +75.00%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
773 680 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.73% 91.15% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 324 312
Average daily rate £376 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 29
Average hourly rate £31.56 £19.75 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.77% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Web Developer
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -4 16 £350 +12.00% 5
Macclesfield +8 3 £313 +4.16%
Northwich - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 2
Wilmslow - - - -
Crewe - - - - 2
Knutsford - - - -
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (65.00%) HTML
2 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) C#
4 21 (52.50%) .NET
5 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (42.50%) HTML5
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
7 15 (37.50%) Pair Programming
8 11 (27.50%) jQuery
9 10 (25.00%) CSS3
10 9 (22.50%) Web Development
11 8 (20.00%) MVC
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.00%) XML
12 6 (15.00%) JSON
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (12.50%) Spring
14 4 (10.00%) Scrum
14 4 (10.00%) Ajax
14 4 (10.00%) JAXB
14 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
14 4 (10.00%) Oracle
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.00%) J2EE
14 4 (10.00%) JiBX
14 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (7.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
1 26 (65.00%) CSS
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 17 (42.50%) HTML5
4 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) CSS3
6 8 (20.00%) XML
6 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.00%) JSON
8 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 5 (12.50%) Spring
9 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 4 (10.00%) JAXB
9 4 (10.00%) J2EE
9 4 (10.00%) JiBX
10 2 (5.00%) LINQ
10 2 (5.00%) REST
10 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
2 15 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 9 (22.50%) Web Development
4 8 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) User Stories
6 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.00%) MVVM
8 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) User Experience Design
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) XPath
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Perforce
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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