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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 201 184 151
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 552 591 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.26% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.33% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 407 442
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 32
Average hourly rate £44.75 £28.69 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.97% +31.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.61 £28.69 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £32.30 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% +27.51%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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 -26 215 £400 - 97
South East +3 121 £338 +12.50% 66
North West -12 58 £325 +4.00% 53
Yorkshire -8 43 £300 -17.24% 28
West Midlands +10 40 £375 +20.00% 32
South West -1 28 £331 +3.92% 18
East Midlands +1 24 £375 +46.34% 31
North East -6 18 £316 +5.41% 5
East of England -14 14 £313 +4.16% 12
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 926 (78.94%) JavaScript
2 906 (77.24%) HTML
3 847 (72.21%) CSS
4 481 (41.01%) HTML5
5 427 (36.40%) jQuery
6 418 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
7 401 (34.19%) .NET
8 358 (30.52%) C#
9 336 (28.64%) AngularJS
10 313 (26.68%) CSS3
11 311 (26.51%) MVC
12 293 (24.98%) ASP.NET
13 287 (24.47%) Web Development
14 256 (21.82%) PHP
15 226 (19.27%) Front End Development
16 211 (17.99%) SQL
17 187 (15.94%) SQL Server
18 183 (15.60%) CMS
19 175 (14.92%) Web Services
20 172 (14.66%) Java
21 171 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 167 (14.24%) TDD
23 159 (13.55%) Finance
24 157 (13.38%) User Experience
25 156 (13.30%) Node.js
26 148 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
27 145 (12.36%) E-Commerce
28 139 (11.85%) XML
29 129 (11.00%) Sass
30 122 (10.40%) Git (software)

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 183 (15.60%) CMS
2 156 (13.30%) Node.js
3 67 (5.71%) WordPress
4 43 (3.67%) IIS
5 40 (3.41%) Drupal
6 33 (2.81%) Umbraco
7 32 (2.73%) Apache
8 27 (2.30%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 17 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.28%) JBoss
12 14 (1.19%) Joomla!
13 13 (1.11%) Confluence
14 11 (0.94%) EPiServer CMS
15 9 (0.77%) Magnolia
16 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.43%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.43%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
17 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 100 (8.53%) Photoshop
2 38 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 36 (3.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.68%) MS Office
6 5 (0.43%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.43%) GIMP
6 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.17%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.17%) InDesign
7 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.085%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (2.47%) Magento
2 10 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.77%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.60%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) Unica
5 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.085%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.085%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.30%) GitHub
3 18 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 18 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
5 12 (1.02%) SaaS
6 9 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (0.43%) AdWords
8 5 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.26%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.26%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.17%) PaaS
10 2 (0.17%) Pure360
11 1 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.085%) Heroku
11 1 (0.085%) IaaS
11 1 (0.085%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.085%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.73%) HTTP
1 32 (2.73%) Internet
2 30 (2.56%) Intranet
3 11 (0.94%) SSL
4 9 (0.77%) DNS
5 6 (0.51%) MVNO
6 5 (0.43%) SMTP
7 4 (0.34%) Extranet
8 2 (0.17%) 2G
8 2 (0.17%) 3G
8 2 (0.17%) 4G
8 2 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.085%) DVB
9 1 (0.085%) FTP
9 1 (0.085%) LDAP
9 1 (0.085%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.085%) Skype
9 1 (0.085%) SSH
9 1 (0.085%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 113 (9.63%) MySQL
3 40 (3.41%) MongoDB
3 40 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 30 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 28 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.60%) Big Data
11 6 (0.51%) CouchDB
12 5 (0.43%) MS Access
12 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.34%) GIS
13 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 122 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 68 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 58 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (4.26%) Grunt
5 48 (4.09%) Subversion
6 42 (3.58%) Jasmine
7 32 (2.73%) JIRA
8 27 (2.30%) gulp
9 23 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 23 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 23 (1.96%) Selenium
10 15 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
10 15 (1.28%) SpecFlow
11 14 (1.19%) Mocha
12 13 (1.11%) Eclipse
12 13 (1.11%) QUnit
13 12 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.94%) Sinon.JS
15 10 (0.85%) Maven
15 10 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 159 (13.55%) Finance
2 96 (8.18%) Marketing
3 59 (5.03%) Banking
4 52 (4.43%) Retail
5 46 (3.92%) Publishing
6 20 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.02%) Front Office
9 11 (0.94%) Back Office
10 10 (0.85%) Games
11 8 (0.68%) Advertising
12 7 (0.60%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.43%) Legal
15 3 (0.26%) Electronics
15 3 (0.26%) Local Government
15 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.17%) German Language
16 2 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 906 (77.24%) HTML
2 847 (72.21%) CSS
3 481 (41.01%) HTML5
4 427 (36.40%) jQuery
5 401 (34.19%) .NET
6 336 (28.64%) AngularJS
7 313 (26.68%) CSS3
8 293 (24.98%) ASP.NET
9 175 (14.92%) Web Services
10 171 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 148 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 139 (11.85%) XML
13 129 (11.00%) Sass
14 114 (9.72%) .NET Framework
15 90 (7.67%) LESS
16 88 (7.50%) Ajax
17 82 (6.99%) RESTful
18 74 (6.31%) Backbone.js
19 73 (6.22%) Entity Framework
20 71 (6.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 157 (13.38%) User Experience
2 80 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 33 (2.81%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.64%) N-Tier
5 22 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (1.62%) W3C
7 17 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 11 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.85%) Graphic Design
9 10 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 8 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.68%) Social Media
11 7 (0.60%) Animation
12 6 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.51%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.51%) NHS
12 6 (0.51%) Online Games
13 5 (0.43%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.43%) Equities
13 5 (0.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 75 (6.39%) Linux
2 57 (4.86%) Windows
3 26 (2.22%) Windows Server
4 21 (1.79%) Unix
5 12 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.85%) Android
6 10 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.77%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.34%) Debian
11 2 (0.17%) CentOS
11 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.085%) Solaris
12 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (26.51%) MVC
3 287 (24.47%) Web Development
4 226 (19.27%) Front End Development
5 167 (14.24%) TDD
6 145 (12.36%) E-Commerce
7 109 (9.29%) Scrum
8 106 (9.04%) OO
9 102 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 78 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (6.56%) Web Design
12 71 (6.05%) Content Management
13 61 (5.20%) Unit Testing
14 58 (4.94%) SEO
15 54 (4.60%) BDD
16 46 (3.92%) Analytics
17 41 (3.50%) Software Engineering
18 37 (3.15%) Open Source
19 36 (3.07%) Web Application Development
20 35 (2.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 926 (78.94%) JavaScript
2 358 (30.52%) C#
3 256 (21.82%) PHP
4 211 (17.99%) SQL
5 172 (14.66%) Java
6 59 (5.03%) Python
7 53 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 37 (3.15%) Ruby
9 27 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 20 (1.71%) TypeScript
11 18 (1.53%) C++
11 18 (1.53%) Scala
12 15 (1.28%) C
13 14 (1.19%) VBScript
14 11 (0.94%) ES6
15 7 (0.60%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.60%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.60%) VB
15 7 (0.60%) XPath
16 6 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (4.94%) Degree
2 26 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.085%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.085%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.085%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (0.85%) QA
2 8 (0.68%) WCAG
3 3 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.26%) WAI
4 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.085%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.085%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.085%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.085%) Docker
1 1 (0.085%) KVM
1 1 (0.085%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.085%) Ansible
2 1 (0.085%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.085%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.085%) Kibana
2 1 (0.085%) MOM
2 1 (0.085%) OSSEC
2 1 (0.085%) Puppet
2 1 (0.085%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 78 (6.65%) Adobe
2 76 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 64 (5.46%) Oracle
4 39 (3.32%) Google
5 27 (2.30%) Twitter
6 22 (1.88%) Zend
7 19 (1.62%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.53%) EPiServer
9 15 (1.28%) Facebook
10 14 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.02%) DevExpress
12 9 (0.77%) WorldPay
13 7 (0.60%) Siebel
14 6 (0.51%) IBM
14 6 (0.51%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.43%) Telerik
16 4 (0.34%) Ektron
16 4 (0.34%) New Relic
16 4 (0.34%) Tableau
17 2 (0.17%) ServiceNow
Bury
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Islington Council
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Rate: £31033 - £39142 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £550.50 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £100 - £150 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £17.30 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £225 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 27 days ago
Central London / West End
Chambers and Partners
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 28 days ago