The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Applications Developer role 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 Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Developer
Rank 583 519 537
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 44 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 71 42
Average daily rate £363 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £37.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 - £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 - £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £37.75
Web Applications Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Web Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Web Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Web Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -31 14 £575 +27.77% 2
South East -14 13 £350 +44.32% 11
North West +1 7 £335 +7.20% 1
West Midlands -5 3 £248 -38.12% 3
Yorkshire -12 3 - - 2
East of England -2 2 £500 +73.91% 1
South West +7 1 £110 -64.80% 3
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Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Web Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 66 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 57 (71.25%) CSS
3 52 (65.00%) HTML
4 38 (47.50%) SQL
5 34 (42.50%) .NET
5 34 (42.50%) MVC
5 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (38.75%) jQuery
7 29 (36.25%) Web Development
8 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
8 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
9 25 (31.25%) HTML5
10 24 (30.00%) Java
10 24 (30.00%) C#
10 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
11 23 (28.75%) Web Services
12 21 (26.25%) Web Application Development
13 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (20.00%) TDD
16 14 (17.50%) CSS3
16 14 (17.50%) Finance
17 13 (16.25%) Oracle
18 12 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (15.00%) XML
18 12 (15.00%) Scrum
19 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
19 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
19 11 (13.75%) PHP
19 11 (13.75%) Front End Development

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Web Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.50%) Node.js
2 5 (6.25%) CMS
2 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) GitHub
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.25%) Boomi
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.25%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) GIS
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.50%) Gradle
2 6 (7.50%) IntelliJ
2 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.25%) Maven
4 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
5 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.75%) MSTest
6 2 (2.50%) Grunt
6 2 (2.50%) NUnit
6 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.50%) Toad
7 1 (1.25%) Bower
7 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.25%) Moq
7 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.25%) StyleCop
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (71.25%) CSS
2 52 (65.00%) HTML
3 34 (42.50%) .NET
4 31 (38.75%) jQuery
5 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
6 25 (31.25%) HTML5
7 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 23 (28.75%) Web Services
9 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (17.50%) CSS3
11 12 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (15.00%) XML
12 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (11.25%) Ajax
14 8 (10.00%) REST
14 8 (10.00%) SOAP
14 8 (10.00%) Spring
15 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (7.50%) Scalatra
15 6 (7.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) DTV
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.25%) Online Games
5 1 (1.25%) Psychology
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) VLE
5 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
1 3 (3.75%) Unix
1 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Android
2 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (42.50%) MVC
2 29 (36.25%) Web Development
3 21 (26.25%) Web Application Development
4 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.00%) TDD
6 12 (15.00%) Scrum
7 11 (13.75%) Front End Development
8 10 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (8.75%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.75%) SOA
10 6 (7.50%) Content Management
10 6 (7.50%) Kanban
10 6 (7.50%) Pair Programming
10 6 (7.50%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.50%) SOLID
11 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.25%) Open Source
12 4 (5.00%) Data Management
12 4 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 24 (30.00%) C#
3 24 (30.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) PHP
5 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.75%) Python
7 4 (5.00%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.75%) VB
9 2 (2.50%) Jython
9 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) VB6
9 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) New Relic
4 1 (1.25%) Dell
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Informatica
4 1 (1.25%) OpenText
4 1 (1.25%) Rally
4 1 (1.25%) RedDot
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Sencha
4 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.25%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.25%) WSO2