The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 37 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 3 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.49% 0.42% 6.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.44% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Median daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £17.86 £29.38
% change year-on-year
+86.17% -39.20%
Web Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 225 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.02% 94.54% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 140 68
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.11 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £14.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.87 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Chester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) WordPress
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
7 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) SignalR
7 1 (11.11%) Social Media
7 1 (11.11%) R

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) R
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle