The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 19 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.74% 4.52% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 4.69% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
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£313 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+47.12% -29.09%
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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
105 192 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 91.30% 96.48% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 73 39
Average daily rate £376 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £458 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 26
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.64% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.80 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £43.05 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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