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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 174 145 112
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 712 791 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.57% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.70% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 515 579
Average daily rate
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£350 £334 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Average hourly rate £22.25 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £20.00 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £50.00 £37.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 -12 310 £400 +3.22% 102
South East -10 168 £325 - 94
East of England -3 61 £300 -3.22% 31
North West -33 43 £340 +4.61% 55
Yorkshire -41 35 £300 +9.09% 31
East Midlands 0 34 £276 +5.23% 32
South West -24 30 £316 -5.59% 32
West Midlands -40 21 £300 +7.14% 42
North East -20 13 £325 +85.71% 14
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1029 (78.55%) HTML
2 1027 (78.40%) JavaScript
3 936 (71.45%) CSS
4 556 (42.44%) jQuery
5 519 (39.62%) HTML5
6 469 (35.80%) .NET
7 426 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
8 376 (28.70%) C#
9 374 (28.55%) MVC
10 364 (27.79%) ASP.NET
11 343 (26.18%) CSS3
12 327 (24.96%) Web Development
13 299 (22.82%) AngularJS
14 257 (19.62%) PHP
15 227 (17.33%) SQL
16 223 (17.02%) CMS
17 220 (16.79%) Web Services
18 208 (15.88%) SQL Server
19 194 (14.81%) Java
20 191 (14.58%) XML
21 182 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
22 177 (13.51%) Git (software)
23 165 (12.60%) TDD
24 162 (12.37%) Scrum
25 160 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 146 (11.15%) Ajax
27 145 (11.07%) E-Commerce
28 141 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
29 139 (10.61%) MySQL
30 134 (10.23%) Photoshop

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 223 (17.02%) CMS
2 93 (7.10%) Node.js
3 75 (5.73%) Drupal
4 58 (4.43%) WordPress
5 45 (3.44%) Umbraco
6 37 (2.82%) IIS
7 32 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 28 (2.14%) Apache
9 18 (1.37%) JBoss
10 16 (1.22%) ColdFusion
10 16 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.61%) Magnolia
13 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
15 6 (0.46%) nginx
16 5 (0.38%) Kentico
17 4 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 134 (10.23%) Photoshop
2 44 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (2.75%) MS Excel
4 16 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.76%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.46%) MS Office
7 5 (0.38%) InDesign
8 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.15%) GIMP
10 1 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 34 (2.60%) Magento
2 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.31%) Summit
3 4 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.23%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.23%) Tridion
5 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.98%) GitHub
3 21 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.45%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.84%) SaaS
6 10 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.61%) PaaS
8 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.31%) Heroku
9 4 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.076%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.076%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.076%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.97%) HTTP
2 45 (3.44%) Internet
3 22 (1.68%) Intranet
4 13 (0.99%) SSL
5 7 (0.53%) DNS
6 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.31%) Extranet
8 3 (0.23%) FTP
9 2 (0.15%) SMTP
9 2 (0.15%) SSH
9 2 (0.15%) AMQP
10 1 (0.076%) 4G
10 1 (0.076%) Skype
10 1 (0.076%) NFC
10 1 (0.076%) Network Security
10 1 (0.076%) 3G
10 1 (0.076%) Firewall
10 1 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.076%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 139 (10.61%) MySQL
3 48 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 36 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (2.75%) MongoDB
5 31 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.92%) SQLite
12 11 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.61%) Big Data
14 8 (0.61%) MarkLogic
15 6 (0.46%) CouchDB
16 5 (0.38%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 177 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 115 (8.78%) Visual Studio
3 81 (6.18%) Subversion
4 77 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (4.81%) Grunt
6 41 (3.13%) Selenium
7 30 (2.29%) gulp
8 29 (2.21%) NUnit
9 25 (1.91%) Jasmine
10 24 (1.83%) JIRA
11 23 (1.76%) Jenkins
12 21 (1.60%) JUnit
12 21 (1.60%) MSTest
13 20 (1.53%) Maven
14 19 (1.45%) Eclipse
15 16 (1.22%) Bower
16 14 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
17 13 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
17 13 (0.99%) QUnit
18 12 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 107 (8.17%) Finance
2 92 (7.02%) Marketing
3 51 (3.89%) Banking
4 49 (3.74%) Publishing
5 30 (2.29%) Legal
5 30 (2.29%) Retail
6 29 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 13 (0.99%) Multimedia
7 13 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 9 (0.69%) Games
8 9 (0.69%) Advertising
9 8 (0.61%) Front Office
10 6 (0.46%) Automotive
10 6 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.38%) Law
11 5 (0.38%) Electronics
11 5 (0.38%) iGaming
12 3 (0.23%) Back Office
12 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1029 (78.55%) HTML
2 936 (71.45%) CSS
3 556 (42.44%) jQuery
4 519 (39.62%) HTML5
5 469 (35.80%) .NET
6 364 (27.79%) ASP.NET
7 343 (26.18%) CSS3
8 299 (22.82%) AngularJS
9 220 (16.79%) Web Services
10 191 (14.58%) XML
11 182 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 160 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 146 (11.15%) Ajax
14 118 (9.01%) Sass
15 115 (8.78%) .NET Framework
16 112 (8.55%) JSON
17 88 (6.72%) WCF
18 81 (6.18%) Backbone.js
19 74 (5.65%) RESTful
20 72 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.54%) User Experience
2 46 (3.51%) W3C
3 36 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 34 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (2.52%) N-Tier
6 30 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 28 (2.14%) Digital Media
8 26 (1.98%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.45%) Graphic Design
11 16 (1.22%) Social Media
12 13 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.69%) E-Learning
15 7 (0.53%) Derivative
16 6 (0.46%) Hedge funds
17 5 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
17 5 (0.38%) Wiki
17 5 (0.38%) Fixed Income
17 5 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 79 (6.03%) Linux
2 72 (5.50%) Windows
3 33 (2.52%) Android
4 25 (1.91%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.91%) UNIX
5 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (0.61%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.23%) MVS
8 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.076%) webOS
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.076%) SUSE
9 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.076%) AIX
9 1 (0.076%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (28.55%) MVC
3 327 (24.96%) Web Development
4 165 (12.60%) TDD
5 162 (12.37%) Scrum
6 145 (11.07%) E-Commerce
7 141 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 133 (10.15%) OO
9 101 (7.71%) Content Management
10 92 (7.02%) Web Design
11 83 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (4.96%) Unit Testing
13 56 (4.27%) BDD
14 52 (3.97%) SDLC
15 47 (3.59%) Software Engineering
16 43 (3.28%) SEO
17 42 (3.21%) SOA
17 42 (3.21%) Automated Testing
18 37 (2.82%) CRM
18 37 (2.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1027 (78.40%) JavaScript
2 376 (28.70%) C#
3 257 (19.62%) PHP
4 227 (17.33%) SQL
5 194 (14.81%) Java
6 52 (3.97%) Python
7 46 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 30 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 27 (2.06%) Ruby
10 24 (1.83%) Scala
11 22 (1.68%) TypeScript
12 17 (1.30%) C++
13 16 (1.22%) VB
14 14 (1.07%) CFML
15 13 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.99%) Perl
16 12 (0.92%) XPath
16 12 (0.92%) PHP5
17 10 (0.76%) XQuery
18 9 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (3.74%) Degree
2 39 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.38%) HND
6 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.076%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.076%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.076%) MCTS
8 1 (0.076%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.076%) MCSD
8 1 (0.076%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.36%) QA
2 10 (0.76%) WCAG
3 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.31%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.076%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.38%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.38%) Docker
2 2 (0.15%) Varnish
3 1 (0.076%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.92%) Puppet
2 10 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.61%) Ansible
4 6 (0.46%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.23%) Salt
6 2 (0.15%) Kibana
6 2 (0.15%) MOM
7 1 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 90 (6.87%) Adobe
2 77 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 70 (5.34%) Oracle
4 31 (2.37%) Google
5 24 (1.83%) EPiServer
5 24 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 16 (1.22%) Twitter
7 15 (1.15%) Zend
8 13 (0.99%) New Relic
9 11 (0.84%) hybris
10 10 (0.76%) Ektron
10 10 (0.76%) WorldPay
11 8 (0.61%) Marketo
11 8 (0.61%) Apple
12 7 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.46%) SAP
13 6 (0.46%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.38%) Facebook
14 5 (0.38%) Omniture
15 4 (0.31%) Endeca
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