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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 134 121 145
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 58 82 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 1.37% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.48% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 67 50
Average daily rate
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£400 £401 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +33.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £265 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 99 (81.15%) JavaScript
2 97 (79.51%) HTML
3 75 (61.48%) CSS
4 63 (51.64%) HTML5
5 46 (37.70%) jQuery
5 46 (37.70%) AngularJS
6 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (33.61%) C#
8 39 (31.97%) .NET
9 33 (27.05%) CSS3
10 32 (26.23%) TDD
11 30 (24.59%) Web Development
12 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET
13 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
14 26 (21.31%) Java
14 26 (21.31%) MVC
15 22 (18.03%) PHP
16 20 (16.39%) User Experience
17 19 (15.57%) Web Services
18 18 (14.75%) Finance
19 17 (13.93%) Banking
19 17 (13.93%) Ajax
19 17 (13.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 17 (13.93%) Sass
19 17 (13.93%) Responsive Web Design
20 16 (13.11%) XML
21 15 (12.30%) OO
21 15 (12.30%) JSON
22 14 (11.48%) RESTful
22 14 (11.48%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (11.48%) CMS
2 13 (10.66%) Node.js
3 6 (4.92%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.10%) Apache
5 4 (3.28%) Drupal
6 3 (2.46%) WordPress
7 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.64%) IIS
7 2 (1.64%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.82%) CMS400.NET
8 1 (0.82%) nginx
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
1 1 (0.82%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Force.com
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) SSL
3 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.66%) MySQL
3 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.82%) OLAP
7 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.82%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.82%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.82%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.84%) Subversion
3 10 (8.20%) Grunt
4 8 (6.56%) Jasmine
5 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.10%) NUnit
6 5 (4.10%) Bower
7 4 (3.28%) QUnit
7 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.46%) JIRA
8 3 (2.46%) Mocha
8 3 (2.46%) MSTest
8 3 (2.46%) webpack
9 2 (1.64%) GitLab
9 2 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.64%) Selenium
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (14.75%) Finance
2 17 (13.93%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Publishing
5 3 (2.46%) Front Office
5 3 (2.46%) Back Office
6 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.64%) Games
6 2 (1.64%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.64%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.82%) Law
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (79.51%) HTML
2 75 (61.48%) CSS
3 63 (51.64%) HTML5
4 46 (37.70%) jQuery
4 46 (37.70%) AngularJS
5 39 (31.97%) .NET
6 33 (27.05%) CSS3
7 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET
8 19 (15.57%) Web Services
9 17 (13.93%) Ajax
9 17 (13.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (13.93%) Sass
10 16 (13.11%) XML
11 15 (12.30%) JSON
12 14 (11.48%) RESTful
13 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (9.02%) LESS
14 10 (8.20%) Backbone.js
15 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (6.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) User Experience
2 6 (4.92%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.46%) Derivative
3 3 (2.46%) Video on Demand
3 3 (2.46%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.46%) Open Source
3 3 (2.46%) Social Media
3 3 (2.46%) STB
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.82%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (0.82%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.82%) W3C
5 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.82%) Equities
5 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Linux
2 3 (2.46%) UNIX
3 2 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (0.82%) Windows
4 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.23%) TDD
3 30 (24.59%) Web Development
4 26 (21.31%) MVC
5 17 (13.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (12.30%) OO
7 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.38%) BDD
9 7 (5.74%) Scrum
9 7 (5.74%) Pair Programming
10 6 (4.92%) Web Design
11 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.10%) Content Management
12 4 (3.28%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.46%) UX Design
13 3 (2.46%) Progressive Enhancement
13 3 (2.46%) SOA
13 3 (2.46%) Workflow
13 3 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.46%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (81.15%) JavaScript
2 41 (33.61%) C#
3 26 (21.31%) Java
4 22 (18.03%) PHP
5 14 (11.48%) SQL
6 6 (4.92%) Python
6 6 (4.92%) Ruby
7 5 (4.10%) Scala
8 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.64%) R
9 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.64%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.82%) XPath
10 1 (0.82%) PHP5
10 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
1 1 (0.82%) Ansible
1 1 (0.82%) Salt
1 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle
3 3 (2.46%) EPiServer
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe
3 3 (2.46%) Twitter
4 2 (1.64%) Roku
4 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.64%) Ektron
4 2 (1.64%) Zend
5 1 (0.82%) Maxymiser
5 1 (0.82%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.82%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.82%) Siebel
5 1 (0.82%) FatWire
5 1 (0.82%) FactSet
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