The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Web Development 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.04% 4.23% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 5.29% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.68% -6.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £26.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+126.16% -40.55%
Web Development
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 170 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 74.10% 79.81% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 44
Average daily rate £320 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 6
Average hourly rate £31.56 £31.56 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £29.60 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Chester region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (22.73%) User Stories
5 5 (22.73%) Apache
5 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Sun
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) BMC
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) AIX
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) YUI
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) Internet
6 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 3 (13.64%) Akamai
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (22.73%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) YUI
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (13.64%) JSP
4 3 (13.64%) LAMP
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) AIX
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) User Stories
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.64%) OWASP
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) Sun
1 5 (22.73%) HP
1 5 (22.73%) BMC
2 3 (13.64%) Akamai
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter