The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 180 126 136
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 613 798 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.68% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.81% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 567 421
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £29.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.91% -16.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £29.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -16.07%
Web Developer
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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
44983 44038 38289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.58% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28518 27637 22590
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1844 1948
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
London -23 272 £375 - 123
South East +26 130 £308 -5.38% 106
Yorkshire -34 57 £325 -7.14% 31
West Midlands -17 42 £310 +0.81% 43
South West -35 32 £315 -10.00% 26
East of England -21 29 £275 -12.00% 50
North West -53 24 £320 -8.57% 66
East Midlands -27 23 £275 - 27
North East -13 6 £268 +2.88% 11
Web Developer
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 938 (77.27%) HTML
2 912 (75.12%) JavaScript
3 843 (69.44%) CSS
4 511 (42.09%) jQuery
5 469 (38.63%) HTML5
6 437 (36.00%) .NET
7 397 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
8 382 (31.47%) C#
9 346 (28.50%) MVC
10 345 (28.42%) ASP.NET
11 315 (25.95%) CSS3
12 260 (21.42%) Web Development
13 242 (19.93%) AngularJS
14 236 (19.44%) PHP
15 222 (18.29%) SQL Server
16 218 (17.96%) SQL
17 179 (14.74%) Web Services
18 174 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 173 (14.25%) CMS
20 168 (13.84%) TDD
21 161 (13.26%) XML
22 158 (13.01%) Java
23 144 (11.86%) Ajax
24 137 (11.29%) Git (software)
25 132 (10.87%) MySQL
26 131 (10.79%) User Experience
27 128 (10.54%) OO
28 127 (10.46%) Finance
29 125 (10.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 124 (10.21%) Scrum

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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
1 173 (14.25%) CMS
2 78 (6.43%) Node.js
3 55 (4.53%) Drupal
4 53 (4.37%) WordPress
5 43 (3.54%) Umbraco
6 37 (3.05%) Apache
7 31 (2.55%) IIS
8 23 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 18 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.74%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.58%) Sitefinity
14 7 (0.58%) JBoss
15 6 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.49%) Moodle
16 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.41%) Kentico
16 5 (0.41%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 110 (9.06%) Photoshop
2 29 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 17 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (1.24%) Fireworks
6 14 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.41%) InDesign
7 5 (0.41%) MS Office
8 4 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.082%) GIMP
10 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.082%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (2.22%) Magento
2 10 (0.82%) Tridion
3 7 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.33%) Summit
4 4 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.082%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.48%) GitHub
4 7 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.49%) SaaS
6 5 (0.41%) PaaS
7 4 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (0.33%) Heroku
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.082%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.082%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.082%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.082%) Yammer
10 1 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.082%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.95%) HTTP
2 38 (3.13%) Internet
3 18 (1.48%) Intranet
4 11 (0.91%) Network Security
5 9 (0.74%) SSL
6 5 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.33%) DNS
8 3 (0.25%) SSH
8 3 (0.25%) Extranet
9 2 (0.16%) FTP
9 2 (0.16%) Skype
10 1 (0.082%) MVNO
10 1 (0.082%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.082%) Firewall
10 1 (0.082%) SMTP
10 1 (0.082%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 132 (10.87%) MySQL
3 54 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 22 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.82%) Big Data
10 8 (0.66%) MarkLogic
11 7 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (0.58%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.33%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 137 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.98%) Visual Studio
3 92 (7.58%) Subversion
4 66 (5.44%) Grunt
5 64 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (2.39%) NUnit
7 27 (2.22%) Jasmine
8 24 (1.98%) Selenium
9 23 (1.89%) Bower
10 20 (1.65%) Jenkins
11 19 (1.57%) MSTest
12 18 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
12 18 (1.48%) Maven
13 16 (1.32%) Mocha
14 15 (1.24%) JUnit
15 14 (1.15%) JIRA
16 13 (1.07%) TeamCity
17 11 (0.91%) Eclipse
18 9 (0.74%) MSBuild
18 9 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 127 (10.46%) Finance
2 64 (5.27%) Banking
3 62 (5.11%) Marketing
4 28 (2.31%) Retail
4 28 (2.31%) Legal
5 25 (2.06%) Publishing
6 22 (1.81%) Games
7 21 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.40%) Advertising
9 16 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.41%) iGaming
11 5 (0.41%) Front Office
11 5 (0.41%) Back Office
11 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.33%) Electronics
12 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.25%) Automotive
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.16%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 938 (77.27%) HTML
2 843 (69.44%) CSS
3 511 (42.09%) jQuery
4 469 (38.63%) HTML5
5 437 (36.00%) .NET
6 345 (28.42%) ASP.NET
7 315 (25.95%) CSS3
8 242 (19.93%) AngularJS
9 179 (14.74%) Web Services
10 174 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 161 (13.26%) XML
12 144 (11.86%) Ajax
13 125 (10.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 111 (9.14%) Sass
15 100 (8.24%) .NET Framework
16 86 (7.08%) WCF
17 79 (6.51%) JSON
18 66 (5.44%) Backbone.js
19 61 (5.02%) RESTful
20 60 (4.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.79%) User Experience
2 36 (2.97%) W3C
3 26 (2.14%) Visualisation
3 26 (2.14%) N-Tier
3 26 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 22 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 20 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 15 (1.24%) Digital Media
8 11 (0.91%) Raspberry Pi
8 11 (0.91%) E-Learning
9 10 (0.82%) Social Media
10 8 (0.66%) RIA
10 8 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.58%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.58%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.49%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.49%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (5.77%) Linux
2 57 (4.70%) Windows
3 33 (2.72%) Android
4 30 (2.47%) UNIX
5 21 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.49%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.082%) webOS
9 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.082%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.082%) CentOS
9 1 (0.082%) SUSE
9 1 (0.082%) AIX
9 1 (0.082%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (28.50%) MVC
3 260 (21.42%) Web Development
4 168 (13.84%) TDD
5 128 (10.54%) OO
6 124 (10.21%) Scrum
7 123 (10.13%) E-Commerce
8 114 (9.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 95 (7.83%) Content Management
10 78 (6.43%) Web Design
11 71 (5.85%) Unit Testing
12 58 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (4.12%) BDD
14 43 (3.54%) OOP
15 41 (3.38%) Software Engineering
16 36 (2.97%) SDLC
17 33 (2.72%) Web Application Development
18 31 (2.55%) Open Source
19 29 (2.39%) CRM
20 28 (2.31%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 912 (75.12%) JavaScript
2 382 (31.47%) C#
3 236 (19.44%) PHP
4 218 (17.96%) SQL
5 158 (13.01%) Java
6 60 (4.94%) Python
7 51 (4.20%) T-SQL
8 25 (2.06%) VB.NET
9 23 (1.89%) Ruby
10 19 (1.57%) Perl
11 16 (1.32%) Scala
12 15 (1.24%) PHP5
12 15 (1.24%) PL/SQL
13 14 (1.15%) C++
14 10 (0.82%) XQuery
14 10 (0.82%) VB
15 8 (0.66%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.58%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.58%) VBScript
17 6 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (3.95%) Degree
2 34 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.41%) HND
7 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.25%) MCSD
9 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.082%) OCMJD
10 1 (0.082%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.082%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.082%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.47%) QA
2 9 (0.74%) WCAG
3 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.082%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.49%) Docker
2 4 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) QEMU
3 3 (0.25%) KVM
3 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.082%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (1.24%) Puppet
2 6 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.25%) Salt
3 3 (0.25%) Ansible
4 2 (0.16%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 72 (5.93%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.11%) Adobe
3 42 (3.46%) Oracle
4 33 (2.72%) Google
5 28 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 24 (1.98%) EPiServer
7 21 (1.73%) Apple
8 18 (1.48%) Twitter
9 16 (1.32%) Zend
10 11 (0.91%) Cisco
11 10 (0.82%) Telerik
11 10 (0.82%) Ektron
12 8 (0.66%) Sencha
13 6 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.49%) Facebook
13 6 (0.49%) hybris
14 5 (0.41%) SAP
15 4 (0.33%) Business Objects
15 4 (0.33%) webMethods
15 4 (0.33%) VMware
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