The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 53 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Web Development 15 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.81% 2.30% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.11% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
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£334 £310 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% +90.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £27.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -37.85%
Web Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 610 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 72.92% 73.94% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 291 333
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.56 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.78% -24.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £14.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Development
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 Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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 +8 10 £375 +1.35% 4
Warrington -14 1 - -
Wilmslow - - - - 3
Crewe - - - - 2
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Northwich - - - - 1
Web Development
North West

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) HTML
3 13 (36.11%) CSS
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 9 (25.00%) C#
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) Firewall
7 6 (16.67%) HTML5
8 5 (13.89%) User Stories
8 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (13.89%) YUI
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) BMC
8 5 (13.89%) Sun
8 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.89%) HP
8 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
8 5 (13.89%) AIX
8 5 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.89%) Apache
8 5 (13.89%) Perl
9 4 (11.11%) Internet
9 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) Wireless
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) CSS
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) YUI
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) LAMP
5 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.33%) JSP
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.56%) LESS
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) AIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) User Stories
5 3 (8.33%) Change Control
5 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.33%) Release Management
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) OWASP
5 3 (8.33%) Product Management
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 3 (8.33%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Sun
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) BMC
3 3 (8.33%) CA
3 3 (8.33%) Symantec
3 3 (8.33%) Akamai
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle