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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 579 545 524
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -21
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 18 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.053% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 24
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£400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.98% -
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
16582 16018 15655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.09% 32.43% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10650 9848 9491
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 620 681
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.12%

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 28 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web 2.0 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2015. 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
East of England +1 10 £318 +27.00% 1
London -1 6 £425 +47.82% 5
North West -21 2 £425 +13.33%
Web 2.0
UK

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) HTML
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) JSP
2 20 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 19 (63.33%) Ajax
3 19 (63.33%) J2EE
4 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 18 (60.00%) IBM
5 17 (56.67%) XHTML
6 16 (53.33%) XML
6 16 (53.33%) UNIX
6 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
7 15 (50.00%) Linux
7 15 (50.00%) CSS
7 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (46.67%) Solaris
8 14 (46.67%) Content Management
8 14 (46.67%) Ant
8 14 (46.67%) HTML5
9 13 (43.33%) RAD
10 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
10 12 (40.00%) OO
11 11 (36.67%) SEO
11 11 (36.67%) Analytics
12 10 (33.33%) Servlets
12 10 (33.33%) Web Services
12 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
13 9 (30.00%) B2C
13 9 (30.00%) XSLT

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 20 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.33%) Commerce Server
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Tridion
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) SS7
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) NGN
3 1 (3.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (26.67%) DB2
3 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Ant
2 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 9 (30.00%) JUnit
3 9 (30.00%) Subversion
4 6 (20.00%) JIRA
4 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Log4j
5 3 (10.00%) Cactus
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.33%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) JSP
3 19 (63.33%) J2EE
3 19 (63.33%) Ajax
4 17 (56.67%) XHTML
5 16 (53.33%) XML
6 15 (50.00%) CSS
7 14 (46.67%) HTML5
8 10 (33.33%) Servlets
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) XSLT
10 7 (23.33%) JSTL
11 6 (20.00%) XMLBeans
11 6 (20.00%) Sass
11 6 (20.00%) LESS
11 6 (20.00%) Struts
11 6 (20.00%) JDBC
11 6 (20.00%) EJB
11 6 (20.00%) JMS
12 5 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) UNIX
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Solaris
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (20.00%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Content Management
3 13 (43.33%) RAD
4 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (40.00%) OO
5 11 (36.67%) SEO
5 11 (36.67%) Analytics
6 9 (30.00%) B2C
7 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (20.00%) UML
9 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.33%) User Stories
9 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
10 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) XPath
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Groovy
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) IBM
2 8 (26.67%) FatWire
2 8 (26.67%) Google
3 7 (23.33%) Omniture
4 6 (20.00%) Blue Martini
4 6 (20.00%) Elastic Path
4 6 (20.00%) ATG
4 6 (20.00%) Interwoven
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) Perforce
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.33%) webMethods
7 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.33%) Callidus