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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 542 511 508
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 38 51 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 35
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£325 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £650 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
16134 15314 16339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.03% 31.82% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10047 9678 9683
Average daily rate £420 £415 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 590 808
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 1 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 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 14 £575 +64.28% 1
London -7 9 £300 -50.00% 4
East of England -23 6 £350 +100.00% 2
South West - 5 £325 -
North West -14 2 £425 +13.33% 2
Web 2.0
UK

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 49 (70.00%) HTML
2 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 43 (61.43%) Java
4 42 (60.00%) Ajax
5 39 (55.71%) CSS
6 29 (41.43%) SQL
7 26 (37.14%) Relational Database
8 25 (35.71%) OO
9 23 (32.86%) XML
10 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (30.00%) IBM
12 20 (28.57%) J2EE
12 20 (28.57%) MySQL
12 20 (28.57%) Linux
12 20 (28.57%) JSON
12 20 (28.57%) jQuery
13 19 (27.14%) UNIX
13 19 (27.14%) JSP
14 17 (24.29%) .NET
15 16 (22.86%) Ant
15 16 (22.86%) Web Services
15 16 (22.86%) Solaris
15 16 (22.86%) JMS
15 16 (22.86%) Content Management
16 15 (21.43%) XHTML
16 15 (21.43%) MVC
17 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 14 (20.00%) XSLT
17 14 (20.00%) SOAP
17 14 (20.00%) Oracle

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (15.71%) WebSphere
1 11 (15.71%) MQSeries
2 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.43%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (4.29%) CMS
7 2 (2.86%) Apache
7 2 (2.86%) Liferay
7 2 (2.86%) IBM Connections
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Internet
2 10 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (4.29%) FTP
4 2 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) SSH
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) SNMP
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) Relational Database
2 20 (28.57%) MySQL
3 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.71%) DB2
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Ant
2 14 (20.00%) Subversion
3 11 (15.71%) Log4j
3 11 (15.71%) JUnit
3 11 (15.71%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.00%) Maven
5 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.86%) JIRA
7 2 (2.86%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (15.71%) Retail
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
1 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.14%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Consultant
4 8 (11.43%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.29%) SaaS Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (4.29%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.86%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Trainer
10 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (70.00%) HTML
2 42 (60.00%) Ajax
3 39 (55.71%) CSS
4 23 (32.86%) XML
5 20 (28.57%) J2EE
5 20 (28.57%) JSON
5 20 (28.57%) jQuery
6 19 (27.14%) JSP
7 17 (24.29%) .NET
8 16 (22.86%) Web Services
8 16 (22.86%) JMS
9 15 (21.43%) XHTML
10 14 (20.00%) XSLT
10 14 (20.00%) SOAP
11 13 (18.57%) Spring
11 13 (18.57%) Hibernate
12 12 (17.14%) Struts
12 12 (17.14%) REST
13 11 (15.71%) HTML5
13 11 (15.71%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Wiki
3 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) UNIX
3 16 (22.86%) Solaris
4 11 (15.71%) HPUX
5 5 (7.14%) Windows
6 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) OO
2 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Content Management
4 15 (21.43%) MVC
5 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.29%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) SOA
6 10 (14.29%) CRM
7 9 (12.86%) RAD
8 7 (10.00%) SEO
8 7 (10.00%) UML
9 5 (7.14%) Workflow
9 5 (7.14%) Project Management
9 5 (7.14%) Validation
9 5 (7.14%) OOP
9 5 (7.14%) RUP
10 4 (5.71%) TDD
10 4 (5.71%) Information Assurance
10 4 (5.71%) Web Development
10 4 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 43 (61.43%) Java
3 29 (41.43%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) XPath
5 12 (17.14%) PHP
6 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.14%) Perl
7 4 (5.71%) Python
8 3 (4.29%) Groovy
8 3 (4.29%) C#
9 2 (2.86%) C
9 2 (2.86%) VB
9 2 (2.86%) PHP5
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) Korn
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) VBScript
10 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Sun Certification
2 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.43%) Netcool
2 1 (1.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) IBM
2 14 (20.00%) Oracle
3 12 (17.14%) Interwoven
4 10 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (10.00%) Sun
6 5 (7.14%) FatWire
7 4 (5.71%) ATG
7 4 (5.71%) Blue Martini
7 4 (5.71%) Elastic Path
8 3 (4.29%) Adobe
9 2 (2.86%) Sybase
9 2 (2.86%) JBoss
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.43%) Demandware
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco