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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 145 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 796 881 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.57% 1.82% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.96% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 590 629
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 43
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 £20.75 £14.00 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £36.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
Web 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
47035 44981 50202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.69% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29019 27254 28786
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1968 2554
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -17 346 £388 +10.71% 113
South East +9 142 £325 -1.51% 92
East of England -19 70 £310 +8.77% 46
West Midlands -23 58 £280 -3.44% 26
South West -38 53 £330 +1.53% 40
North West -17 50 £313 +13.63% 62
Yorkshire +6 46 £306 +5.60% 43
East Midlands +1 26 £263 -1.40% 35
North East -19 6 £300 -7.69% 15
Midlands +2 1 £475 - 1
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1192 (73.90%) HTML
2 1157 (71.73%) JavaScript
3 1127 (69.87%) CSS
4 712 (44.14%) jQuery
5 678 (42.03%) HTML5
6 544 (33.73%) .NET
7 468 (29.01%) C#
8 463 (28.70%) MVC
9 457 (28.33%) CSS3
10 444 (27.53%) PHP
11 407 (25.23%) ASP.NET
12 346 (21.45%) Web Development
13 290 (17.98%) MySQL
14 286 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
15 283 (17.54%) SQL Server
16 262 (16.24%) SQL
17 253 (15.69%) XML
18 247 (15.31%) Java
19 218 (13.52%) AngularJS
20 212 (13.14%) TDD
21 210 (13.02%) CMS
22 206 (12.77%) Ajax
23 188 (11.66%) Responsive Web Design
24 175 (10.85%) Web Services
25 174 (10.79%) E-Commerce
25 174 (10.79%) ASP.NET MVC
26 163 (10.11%) OO
26 163 (10.11%) Git (software)
27 146 (9.05%) JSON
28 128 (7.94%) Web Design

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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
1 210 (13.02%) CMS
2 86 (5.33%) Node.js
3 82 (5.08%) Drupal
4 81 (5.02%) WordPress
5 72 (4.46%) Apache
6 49 (3.04%) Umbraco
7 46 (2.85%) IIS
8 38 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 38 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (2.05%) SharePoint
10 13 (0.81%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.74%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.62%) TeamSite
14 9 (0.56%) Joomla!
14 9 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
15 8 (0.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 112 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 61 (3.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.87%) MS Excel
4 9 (0.56%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.43%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.31%) InDesign
7 3 (0.19%) MS Office
7 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.19%) GIMP
8 2 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 38 (2.36%) Magento
2 9 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.25%) Tridion
5 3 (0.19%) Summit
5 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.062%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 28 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (0.93%) SaaS
2 15 (0.93%) GitHub
3 5 (0.31%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.062%) Heroku
6 1 (0.062%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.91%) Internet
2 45 (2.79%) Intranet
3 44 (2.73%) HTTP
4 14 (0.87%) DNS
5 13 (0.81%) LDAP
6 11 (0.68%) Extranet
7 8 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.37%) VPN
8 6 (0.37%) Firewall
8 6 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (0.31%) SAN
10 4 (0.25%) FTP
10 4 (0.25%) SSL
11 3 (0.19%) SMTP
12 1 (0.062%) DHCP
12 1 (0.062%) Broadband
12 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.062%) SNMP
12 1 (0.062%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.062%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (17.98%) MySQL
2 283 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 46 (2.85%) Relational Database
4 43 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 30 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 13 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.74%) RDBMS
9 12 (0.74%) Redis
10 11 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (0.37%) OLAP
13 6 (0.37%) KDB
14 5 (0.31%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 163 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 122 (7.56%) Subversion
3 99 (6.14%) Visual Studio
4 62 (3.84%) Jenkins
5 57 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (3.22%) Maven
7 46 (2.85%) Grunt
8 38 (2.36%) PHPUnit
9 35 (2.17%) Jasmine
9 35 (2.17%) Bower
10 30 (1.86%) Eclipse
11 28 (1.74%) JUnit
12 22 (1.36%) Selenium
12 22 (1.36%) WebDriver
13 20 (1.24%) JSUnit
13 20 (1.24%) JIRA
13 20 (1.24%) NUnit
14 19 (1.18%) Ant
15 18 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
16 17 (1.05%) Cucumber
General
1 127 (7.87%) Finance
2 59 (3.66%) Marketing
3 45 (2.79%) Banking
4 44 (2.73%) Retail
5 29 (1.80%) Games
6 28 (1.74%) Publishing
7 23 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.30%) Legal
9 20 (1.24%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.12%) Advertising
11 16 (0.99%) Front Office
12 12 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.50%) Automotive
13 8 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.43%) Back Office
14 7 (0.43%) Electronics
15 6 (0.37%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.25%) Law
18 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1192 (73.90%) HTML
2 1127 (69.87%) CSS
3 712 (44.14%) jQuery
4 678 (42.03%) HTML5
5 544 (33.73%) .NET
6 457 (28.33%) CSS3
7 407 (25.23%) ASP.NET
8 253 (15.69%) XML
9 218 (13.52%) AngularJS
10 206 (12.77%) Ajax
11 175 (10.85%) Web Services
12 174 (10.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 146 (9.05%) JSON
14 111 (6.88%) WCF
15 106 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 94 (5.83%) Sass
17 87 (5.39%) REST
18 85 (5.27%) .NET Framework
19 83 (5.15%) Spring
20 81 (5.02%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 61 (3.78%) Open Source
2 56 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 51 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 41 (2.54%) W3C
5 34 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 23 (1.43%) Digital Media
8 22 (1.36%) RIA
9 17 (1.05%) Social Media
10 14 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 14 (0.87%) Graphic Design
11 12 (0.74%) N-Tier
11 12 (0.74%) Wiki
12 11 (0.68%) iPad
13 10 (0.62%) Blog
14 9 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.56%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.56%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.43%) Replication
15 7 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.07%) Linux
2 72 (4.46%) UNIX
3 66 (4.09%) Windows
4 44 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 42 (2.60%) Android
6 16 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.12%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.062%) Fedora
11 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.062%) CentOS
11 1 (0.062%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (28.70%) MVC
2 346 (21.45%) Web Development
3 286 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (13.14%) TDD
5 188 (11.66%) Responsive Web Design
6 174 (10.79%) E-Commerce
7 163 (10.11%) OO
8 128 (7.94%) Web Design
9 124 (7.69%) Scrum
10 100 (6.20%) Unit Testing
11 88 (5.46%) OOP
12 87 (5.39%) Content Management
13 73 (4.53%) SEO
13 73 (4.53%) BDD
14 69 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
15 61 (3.78%) Software Engineering
16 46 (2.85%) Web Application Development
17 35 (2.17%) Automated Testing
18 34 (2.11%) Analytics
19 30 (1.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1157 (71.73%) JavaScript
2 468 (29.01%) C#
3 444 (27.53%) PHP
4 262 (16.24%) SQL
5 247 (15.31%) Java
6 61 (3.78%) T-SQL
7 57 (3.53%) PHP5
8 49 (3.04%) Ruby
9 48 (2.98%) VB.NET
10 44 (2.73%) Python
11 38 (2.36%) Perl
12 24 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.05%) C++
14 17 (1.05%) VB
15 15 (0.93%) VBScript
16 14 (0.87%) Scala
17 13 (0.81%) C
18 11 (0.68%) Tcl
19 10 (0.62%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 85 (5.27%) Degree
2 22 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.062%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.062%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.062%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.67%) QA
2 9 (0.56%) WCAG
3 5 (0.31%) WAI
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.19%) Varnish
2 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.12%) KVM
4 1 (0.062%) Xen
4 1 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (0.87%) Puppet
2 11 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.37%) OpenSSO
4 4 (0.25%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.12%) Nagios
5 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.062%) SCOM
6 1 (0.062%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 111 (6.88%) Zend
2 110 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 92 (5.70%) Adobe
4 89 (5.52%) Oracle
5 43 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 31 (1.92%) Google
7 23 (1.43%) EPiServer
8 15 (0.93%) Twitter
9 11 (0.68%) Orchard
9 11 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.68%) JBoss
10 10 (0.62%) Telerik
10 10 (0.62%) Ektron
10 10 (0.62%) Facebook
11 8 (0.50%) Alterian
12 6 (0.37%) Open Text
12 6 (0.37%) IBM
13 5 (0.31%) SAP
13 5 (0.31%) Interwoven
13 5 (0.31%) RedDot
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