The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 552 512 474
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -38
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 38 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 35
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£344 £431 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.69 £24.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.69 £19.94
% change year-on-year
- -11.28%
Web 2.0
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16576 15446 15439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.09% 32.24% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10527 9861 9233
Average daily rate £420 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 688 609 742
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.57 £43.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the England region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in England

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web 2.0 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the England region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 16 £308 -25.45%
London -27 10 £300 -36.84% 1
North West -5 7 £373 -0.53% 2
East of England -18 3 £350 +100.00% 1
South West - - - - 1
Web 2.0
UK

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0.

1 47 (73.44%) HTML
2 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 39 (60.94%) Ajax
4 38 (59.38%) CSS
5 32 (50.00%) Java
6 22 (34.38%) SQL
6 22 (34.38%) XML
6 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (34.38%) jQuery
7 19 (29.69%) Relational Database
8 18 (28.13%) OO
9 17 (26.56%) .NET
9 17 (26.56%) JSON
10 16 (25.00%) Web Services
10 16 (25.00%) JSP
11 15 (23.44%) SOAP
11 15 (23.44%) J2EE
12 14 (21.88%) XSLT
12 14 (21.88%) XHTML
12 14 (21.88%) MVC
12 14 (21.88%) IBM
12 14 (21.88%) XPath
13 13 (20.31%) HTML5
14 12 (18.75%) SOA
14 12 (18.75%) MySQL
14 12 (18.75%) Oracle
14 12 (18.75%) CSS3
14 12 (18.75%) Degree
14 12 (18.75%) Content Management
14 12 (18.75%) Spring

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.38%) MQSeries
4 5 (7.81%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.69%) JBoss
6 3 (4.69%) CMS
7 2 (3.13%) TeamSite
7 2 (3.13%) IBM Connections
7 2 (3.13%) Liferay
8 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Tridion
1 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) HTTP
2 7 (10.94%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) FTP
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) Relational Database
2 12 (18.75%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Ant
2 6 (9.38%) JUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.38%) Log4j
2 6 (9.38%) Subversion
2 6 (9.38%) Axure RP
3 5 (7.81%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.56%) ProtoShare
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.69%) Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.69%) SaaS Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (3.13%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.13%) Designer
8 2 (3.13%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (73.44%) HTML
2 39 (60.94%) Ajax
3 38 (59.38%) CSS
4 22 (34.38%) XML
4 22 (34.38%) jQuery
5 17 (26.56%) JSON
5 17 (26.56%) .NET
6 16 (25.00%) JSP
6 16 (25.00%) Web Services
7 15 (23.44%) J2EE
7 15 (23.44%) SOAP
8 14 (21.88%) XSLT
8 14 (21.88%) XHTML
9 13 (20.31%) HTML5
10 12 (18.75%) CSS3
10 12 (18.75%) Spring
11 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.19%) JMS
12 9 (14.06%) REST
13 8 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) Open Source
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 4 (6.25%) NHS
3 4 (6.25%) Wiki
4 2 (3.13%) W3C
4 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) RIA
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) UNIX
2 10 (15.63%) Solaris
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) HPUX
4 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) OO
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
4 12 (18.75%) SOA
4 12 (18.75%) Content Management
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
6 10 (15.63%) CRM
6 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.94%) SEO
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
9 5 (7.81%) RAD
9 5 (7.81%) Web Design
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
10 4 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (6.25%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.25%) RUP
10 4 (6.25%) UML
10 4 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 32 (50.00%) Java
3 22 (34.38%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) XPath
5 6 (9.38%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) C#
7 3 (4.69%) Groovy
7 3 (4.69%) Scala
8 2 (3.13%) PHP5
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) C
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) Sun Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) WAI
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) IBM
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle
3 10 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.38%) Interwoven
5 5 (7.81%) Adobe
5 5 (7.81%) Sun
6 4 (6.25%) FatWire
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (1.56%) Elastic Path
9 1 (1.56%) Demandware
9 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.56%) Blue Martini
9 1 (1.56%) ATG