The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 131 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 55 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.14% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.21% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 38
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £552 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% -20.90%
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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 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
4624 5603 5353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 93.70% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3536 4053 4000
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 132
Average hourly rate £17.81 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.01 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 97 (80.17%) HTML
2 93 (76.86%) JavaScript
3 85 (70.25%) CSS
4 59 (48.76%) HTML5
5 55 (45.45%) jQuery
6 44 (36.36%) CSS3
6 44 (36.36%) .NET
7 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (32.23%) MVC
9 37 (30.58%) C#
10 36 (29.75%) AngularJS
11 35 (28.93%) PHP
12 30 (24.79%) ASP.NET
13 27 (22.31%) TDD
14 22 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (17.36%) MySQL
15 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
15 21 (17.36%) Backbone.js
16 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (14.88%) Java
17 17 (14.05%) SQL
17 17 (14.05%) Finance
17 17 (14.05%) Web Development
17 17 (14.05%) User Experience
18 16 (13.22%) JSON
18 16 (13.22%) Responsive Web Design
19 15 (12.40%) RESTful
20 14 (11.57%) OO
21 13 (10.74%) Ajax
22 12 (9.92%) Scrum

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.26%) CMS
2 7 (5.79%) Node.js
3 3 (2.48%) Drupal
3 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.65%) Apache
4 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) nginx
5 1 (0.83%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.83%) TYPO3
5 1 (0.83%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.83%) CMS400.NET
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) GitHub
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Force.com
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.83%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Internet
2 3 (2.48%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) MySQL
1 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.48%) Redis
5 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Jasmine
2 8 (6.61%) Grunt
3 7 (5.79%) Subversion
3 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.96%) JIRA
5 4 (3.31%) Bower
5 4 (3.31%) NUnit
5 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.31%) MSTest
6 2 (1.65%) JUnit
6 2 (1.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.83%) WiX
7 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.83%) QUnit
7 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (14.05%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Banking
3 5 (4.13%) Games
3 5 (4.13%) Publishing
4 3 (2.48%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Front Office
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.65%) Hindi Language
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (80.17%) HTML
2 85 (70.25%) CSS
3 59 (48.76%) HTML5
4 55 (45.45%) jQuery
5 44 (36.36%) CSS3
5 44 (36.36%) .NET
6 36 (29.75%) AngularJS
7 30 (24.79%) ASP.NET
8 22 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (17.36%) Backbone.js
10 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (13.22%) JSON
12 15 (12.40%) RESTful
13 13 (10.74%) Ajax
14 12 (9.92%) Web Services
14 12 (9.92%) XML
15 9 (7.44%) REST
15 9 (7.44%) Sass
16 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (6.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) User Experience
2 8 (6.61%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Open Source
5 3 (2.48%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.48%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.65%) DTV
6 2 (1.65%) W3C
6 2 (1.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Linux
2 5 (4.13%) UNIX
3 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.48%) Android
4 3 (2.48%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (32.23%) MVC
3 27 (22.31%) TDD
4 17 (14.05%) Web Development
5 16 (13.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (11.57%) OO
7 12 (9.92%) Scrum
8 9 (7.44%) BDD
8 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.79%) Web Design
11 6 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (4.13%) Workflow
12 5 (4.13%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (4.13%) OO PHP
12 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
13 4 (3.31%) Pair Programming
13 4 (3.31%) Content Management
14 3 (2.48%) Unit Testing
14 3 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 93 (76.86%) JavaScript
2 37 (30.58%) C#
3 35 (28.93%) PHP
4 18 (14.88%) Java
5 17 (14.05%) SQL
6 7 (5.79%) Ruby
7 5 (4.13%) Python
8 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.48%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.65%) VBA
10 2 (1.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.65%) R
10 2 (1.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.83%) PHP5
11 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.83%) VB
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Zend
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) Adobe
4 3 (2.48%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.48%) Twitter
5 2 (1.65%) Ektron
6 1 (0.83%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.83%) RedDot
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