The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 127 151 155
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 46 34 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 0.73% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.77% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 52
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £221 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.44% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -42.02%
Web Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3249 4422 5591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.97% 95.26% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 3481 4105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 67 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.13 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 City of London region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 75 (89.29%) Web Development
2 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 63 (75.00%) HTML
4 62 (73.81%) CSS
5 53 (63.10%) AngularJS
6 52 (61.90%) HTML5
7 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (58.33%) CSS3
9 40 (47.62%) jQuery
9 40 (47.62%) User Experience
10 37 (44.05%) Finance
11 28 (33.33%) REST
12 26 (30.95%) Banking
13 24 (28.57%) Node.js
13 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
14 23 (27.38%) Sass
14 23 (27.38%) Scrum
15 21 (25.00%) Grunt
16 20 (23.81%) LESS
16 20 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 20 (23.81%) Backbone.js
16 20 (23.81%) CMS
17 19 (22.62%) OOP
17 19 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (22.62%) React
18 18 (21.43%) Open Source
18 18 (21.43%) Java
18 18 (21.43%) Ajax
19 17 (20.24%) gulp
19 17 (20.24%) User Stories

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 20 (23.81%) CMS
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.76%) JBoss
3 4 (4.76%) WordPress
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) Drupal
5 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.19%) GIMP
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Eloqua
1 3 (3.57%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) DNS
2 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) DocumentDB
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.00%) Grunt
3 17 (20.24%) Bower
3 17 (20.24%) gulp
4 6 (7.14%) Maven
5 5 (5.95%) Ant
5 5 (5.95%) Selenium
6 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.76%) Subversion
7 2 (2.38%) Protractor
7 2 (2.38%) QUnit
7 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.19%) Gradle
8 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 37 (44.05%) Finance
2 26 (30.95%) Banking
3 16 (19.05%) Advertising
3 16 (19.05%) Games
4 15 (17.86%) Marketing
5 6 (7.14%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Law
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.00%) HTML
2 62 (73.81%) CSS
3 53 (63.10%) AngularJS
4 52 (61.90%) HTML5
5 49 (58.33%) CSS3
6 40 (47.62%) jQuery
7 28 (33.33%) REST
8 24 (28.57%) Node.js
9 23 (27.38%) Sass
10 20 (23.81%) Backbone.js
10 20 (23.81%) LESS
11 19 (22.62%) React
11 19 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (21.43%) Ajax
13 16 (19.05%) WebSockets
14 14 (16.67%) Ember.js
15 10 (11.90%) .NET
16 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET
16 8 (9.52%) Web Services
17 7 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (47.62%) User Experience
2 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.38%) Animation
4 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Blog
5 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Fintech
5 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Statistics
5 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) CentOS
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (89.29%) Web Development
2 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.38%) Scrum
4 20 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (22.62%) OOP
6 18 (21.43%) Open Source
7 17 (20.24%) User Stories
8 14 (16.67%) MVC
8 14 (16.67%) OO
9 10 (11.90%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.52%) TDD
11 6 (7.14%) BDD
12 4 (4.76%) Analytics
12 4 (4.76%) Automation Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.57%) Marketing Automation
13 3 (3.57%) SDLC
13 3 (3.57%) SOA
13 3 (3.57%) Web Analytics
13 3 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.43%) Java
3 10 (11.90%) C#
4 7 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (4.76%) SQL
6 3 (3.57%) Go
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.19%) ES6
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
1 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Adobe
2 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) OpenText
4 1 (1.19%) RedDot
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore