The first table below looks at the demand for the Web 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 138 122 106
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 774 806 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.74% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.88% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 547 575
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £210 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £285 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.08% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 38
Average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £14.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £40.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44352 42929 48944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.62% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27490 25712 27833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £397
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1990 2512
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.22 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Web Developer
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Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Web 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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
London -5 348 £400 +14.28% 104
South East +15 138 £325 - 115
North West -10 55 £290 +10.47% 57
East of England -23 53 £310 +24.00% 48
West Midlands -24 53 £300 +1.69% 37
Yorkshire +5 47 £334 +21.36% 34
South West -22 47 £325 +10.63% 34
East Midlands +5 32 £260 -7.96% 28
North East -21 4 £300 -7.69% 13
Midlands - - - -
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1218 (73.73%) HTML
2 1197 (72.46%) JavaScript
3 1160 (70.22%) CSS
4 742 (44.92%) jQuery
5 699 (42.31%) HTML5
6 554 (33.54%) .NET
7 472 (28.57%) C#
8 467 (28.27%) MVC
9 458 (27.72%) PHP
9 458 (27.72%) CSS3
10 410 (24.82%) ASP.NET
11 357 (21.61%) Web Development
12 289 (17.49%) MySQL
13 286 (17.31%) XML
13 286 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
14 284 (17.19%) SQL Server
15 265 (16.04%) SQL
16 261 (15.80%) Java
17 235 (14.23%) Ajax
18 205 (12.41%) AngularJS
19 202 (12.23%) TDD
20 190 (11.50%) Responsive Web Design
21 186 (11.26%) Web Services
22 184 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
23 182 (11.02%) CMS
24 171 (10.35%) OO
25 169 (10.23%) E-Commerce
26 157 (9.50%) JSON
27 145 (8.78%) Git (software)
28 134 (8.11%) Web Design

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 182 (11.02%) CMS
2 90 (5.45%) WordPress
3 83 (5.02%) Drupal
4 80 (4.84%) Node.js
5 79 (4.78%) Apache
6 48 (2.91%) Umbraco
7 43 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 40 (2.42%) IIS
9 34 (2.06%) SharePoint
10 29 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (0.79%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.73%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.73%) Moodle
13 10 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.54%) TeamSite
15 7 (0.42%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.36%) Confluence
17 5 (0.30%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 111 (6.72%) Photoshop
2 63 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.21%) MS Excel
4 12 (0.73%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.30%) InDesign
5 5 (0.30%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.24%) GIMP
7 3 (0.18%) MS Office
8 2 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 42 (2.54%) Magento
2 12 (0.73%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.36%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.18%) Summit
4 3 (0.18%) Tridion
5 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.061%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.03%) SaaS
4 7 (0.42%) GitHub
5 5 (0.30%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.12%) Trello
9 1 (0.061%) Heroku
9 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.51%) Internet
2 47 (2.85%) HTTP
3 43 (2.60%) Intranet
4 15 (0.91%) Extranet
5 14 (0.85%) DNS
6 11 (0.67%) LDAP
7 8 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.36%) VPN
8 6 (0.36%) Firewall
8 6 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (0.30%) FTP
9 5 (0.30%) SAN
9 5 (0.30%) SSL
10 4 (0.24%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.18%) SMTP
12 2 (0.12%) AMQP
12 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.12%) WEP
13 1 (0.061%) IPsec
13 1 (0.061%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (17.49%) MySQL
2 284 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 52 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 27 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 21 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.67%) Redis
12 10 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.36%) Big Data
14 6 (0.36%) OLAP
14 6 (0.36%) KDB
15 5 (0.30%) MS Access
15 5 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 145 (8.78%) Git (software)
2 132 (7.99%) Subversion
3 101 (6.11%) Visual Studio
4 63 (3.81%) Maven
5 58 (3.51%) Jenkins
6 56 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 40 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 40 (2.42%) Grunt
8 30 (1.82%) PHPUnit
9 29 (1.76%) Jasmine
10 27 (1.63%) Ant
11 26 (1.57%) JUnit
12 24 (1.45%) Bower
13 23 (1.39%) NUnit
14 21 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
14 21 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 20 (1.21%) JSUnit
16 19 (1.15%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.15%) PhoneGap
17 17 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 130 (7.87%) Finance
2 51 (3.09%) Banking
3 45 (2.72%) Marketing
4 41 (2.48%) Retail
5 32 (1.94%) Publishing
6 28 (1.69%) Games
7 24 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.09%) Legal
10 17 (1.03%) Advertising
10 17 (1.03%) Front Office
11 15 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.48%) Automotive
13 7 (0.42%) Electronics
13 7 (0.42%) Back Office
14 5 (0.30%) Law
14 5 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.18%) Online Betting
17 1 (0.061%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1218 (73.73%) HTML
2 1160 (70.22%) CSS
3 742 (44.92%) jQuery
4 699 (42.31%) HTML5
5 554 (33.54%) .NET
6 458 (27.72%) CSS3
7 410 (24.82%) ASP.NET
8 286 (17.31%) XML
9 235 (14.23%) Ajax
10 205 (12.41%) AngularJS
11 186 (11.26%) Web Services
12 184 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 157 (9.50%) JSON
14 117 (7.08%) WCF
15 102 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 96 (5.81%) XHTML
17 94 (5.69%) Sass
18 93 (5.63%) REST
19 92 (5.57%) Spring
20 79 (4.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (3.09%) Computer Science
2 50 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 45 (2.72%) Open Source
4 38 (2.30%) W3C
4 38 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (1.63%) Digital Media
6 26 (1.57%) RIA
7 19 (1.15%) Social Media
8 18 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 16 (0.97%) Graphic Design
10 13 (0.79%) iPad
11 12 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 12 (0.73%) Wiki
12 11 (0.67%) Blog
13 10 (0.61%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.61%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.54%) Replication
15 8 (0.48%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 117 (7.08%) Linux
2 71 (4.30%) UNIX
2 71 (4.30%) Windows
3 54 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 52 (3.15%) Android
5 11 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 10 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
7 7 (0.42%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.061%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.061%) Fedora
12 1 (0.061%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (28.27%) MVC
2 357 (21.61%) Web Development
3 286 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (12.23%) TDD
5 190 (11.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 171 (10.35%) OO
7 169 (10.23%) E-Commerce
8 134 (8.11%) Web Design
9 131 (7.93%) Scrum
10 96 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 92 (5.57%) OOP
12 86 (5.21%) Content Management
13 80 (4.84%) SEO
14 66 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (3.81%) BDD
16 55 (3.33%) Web Application Development
17 54 (3.27%) Software Engineering
18 37 (2.24%) Analytics
19 31 (1.88%) Project Management
20 26 (1.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1197 (72.46%) JavaScript
2 472 (28.57%) C#
3 458 (27.72%) PHP
4 265 (16.04%) SQL
5 261 (15.80%) Java
6 58 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 49 (2.97%) PHP5
8 46 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 39 (2.36%) Ruby
10 37 (2.24%) Python
11 27 (1.63%) Perl
12 24 (1.45%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.03%) C++
15 16 (0.97%) VB
16 13 (0.79%) C
17 12 (0.73%) Scala
18 11 (0.67%) XPath
19 8 (0.48%) PowerShell
20 6 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (5.08%) Degree
2 21 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.061%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.061%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.061%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.061%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.42%) QA
2 10 (0.61%) WCAG
3 5 (0.30%) WAI
4 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.18%) Varnish
3 2 (0.12%) KVM
4 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (0.85%) Puppet
2 11 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.18%) OpenSSO
3 3 (0.18%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.12%) Nagios
5 1 (0.061%) SCOM
5 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.061%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 111 (6.72%) Zend
2 96 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 92 (5.57%) Adobe
4 83 (5.02%) Oracle
5 36 (2.18%) Google
5 36 (2.18%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.09%) Twitter
7 17 (1.03%) JBoss
8 13 (0.79%) Alterian
9 12 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (0.73%) Telerik
10 11 (0.67%) Orchard
11 10 (0.61%) Sencha
11 10 (0.61%) Ektron
11 10 (0.61%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.42%) Open Text
12 7 (0.42%) Facebook
13 5 (0.30%) Omniture
13 5 (0.30%) RedDot
13 5 (0.30%) Interwoven
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £30,728 to £36,661 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £150 - £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago