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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 253 200 129
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -71
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 470 578 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 1.14% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.21% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 383 595
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 25
Average hourly rate £47.00 £20.31 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.41% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.00 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.95 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £17.86 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -37.33%
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
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -50 201 £400 +6.66% 103
South East -21 95 £338 +12.50% 70
North West +21 57 £400 +24.51% 44
Yorkshire -12 37 £290 -10.76% 35
West Midlands -33 29 £325 - 33
East of England -14 15 £344 +19.56% 40
South West -23 15 £323 -0.76% 27
North East -21 12 £300 - 8
East Midlands +6 11 £325 +8.33% 10
South Coast - 1 £313 -
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 936 (92.31%) Web Development
2 777 (76.63%) JavaScript
3 771 (76.04%) HTML
4 730 (71.99%) CSS
5 420 (41.42%) HTML5
6 364 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
7 355 (35.01%) jQuery
8 349 (34.42%) .NET
9 306 (30.18%) C#
10 299 (29.49%) AngularJS
11 290 (28.60%) CSS3
12 269 (26.53%) ASP.NET
13 259 (25.54%) MVC
14 221 (21.79%) Front End Development
15 212 (20.91%) PHP
16 184 (18.15%) SQL Server
17 176 (17.36%) SQL
18 160 (15.78%) TDD
19 156 (15.38%) Finance
20 154 (15.19%) User Experience
21 145 (14.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 133 (13.12%) ASP.NET MVC
23 132 (13.02%) Node.js
24 130 (12.82%) Java
25 129 (12.72%) Web Services
26 126 (12.43%) CMS
26 126 (12.43%) Git (software)
27 119 (11.74%) Sass
28 108 (10.65%) XML
29 106 (10.45%) E-Commerce

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 132 (13.02%) Node.js
2 126 (12.43%) CMS
3 64 (6.31%) WordPress
4 44 (4.34%) IIS
5 32 (3.16%) Drupal
6 27 (2.66%) Apache
7 24 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 20 (1.97%) Umbraco
9 18 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (1.38%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.18%) Joomla!
12 10 (0.99%) nginx
13 8 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.79%) uWSGI
14 6 (0.59%) JBoss
14 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.49%) Confluence
15 5 (0.49%) ExpressionEngine
16 4 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
16 4 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 51 (5.03%) Photoshop
2 32 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.69%) MS Office
6 5 (0.49%) GIMP
7 3 (0.30%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 22 (2.17%) Magento
2 17 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.08%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.59%) BigMachines
5 5 (0.49%) Unica
6 2 (0.20%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.099%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.099%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.07%) GitHub
4 11 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.89%) SaaS
6 7 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.30%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.20%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.20%) Pure360
10 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.099%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.099%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.099%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.56%) Intranet
2 21 (2.07%) HTTP
3 20 (1.97%) Internet
4 11 (1.08%) DNS
4 11 (1.08%) SSL
5 4 (0.39%) Extranet
6 3 (0.30%) SMTP
6 3 (0.30%) SSH
7 2 (0.20%) FTP
7 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.20%) LDAP
8 1 (0.099%) DMZ
8 1 (0.099%) LAN
8 1 (0.099%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.099%) WAN
8 1 (0.099%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 99 (9.76%) MySQL
3 39 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 25 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.49%) MS Access
11 3 (0.30%) GIS
12 2 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.20%) Big Data
12 2 (0.20%) DB2
12 2 (0.20%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.099%) Redis
Development Applications
1 126 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 62 (6.11%) Subversion
3 50 (4.93%) Grunt
4 47 (4.64%) Jasmine
5 43 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (3.94%) Visual Studio
7 31 (3.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 25 (2.47%) gulp
9 20 (1.97%) Mocha
9 20 (1.97%) Selenium
10 18 (1.78%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.38%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.18%) JIRA
13 11 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.08%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.79%) Bower
14 8 (0.79%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (0.69%) PHPUnit
15 7 (0.69%) Sinon.JS
General
1 156 (15.38%) Finance
2 63 (6.21%) Marketing
3 61 (6.02%) Banking
4 46 (4.54%) Retail
5 40 (3.94%) Publishing
6 24 (2.37%) Back Office
7 19 (1.87%) Front Office
8 12 (1.18%) Games
9 11 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.99%) Advertising
11 6 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.49%) Legal
12 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Law
15 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
16 1 (0.099%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.099%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 771 (76.04%) HTML
2 730 (71.99%) CSS
3 420 (41.42%) HTML5
4 355 (35.01%) jQuery
5 349 (34.42%) .NET
6 299 (29.49%) AngularJS
7 290 (28.60%) CSS3
8 269 (26.53%) ASP.NET
9 145 (14.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 133 (13.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 129 (12.72%) Web Services
12 119 (11.74%) Sass
13 108 (10.65%) XML
14 92 (9.07%) .NET Framework
15 90 (8.88%) Ajax
16 58 (5.72%) LESS
16 58 (5.72%) WCF
17 56 (5.52%) Entity Framework
18 55 (5.42%) React
19 54 (5.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 154 (15.19%) User Experience
2 76 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 29 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.47%) N-Tier
5 20 (1.97%) W3C
6 19 (1.87%) Hedge funds
7 16 (1.58%) NHS
8 15 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.89%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.69%) Equities
13 6 (0.59%) Animation
13 6 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.59%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.59%) Social Media
14 5 (0.49%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.49%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 62 (6.11%) Linux
2 46 (4.54%) Windows
3 28 (2.76%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.28%) Unix
5 10 (0.99%) Android
5 10 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.30%) CentOS
10 3 (0.30%) Debian
10 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.099%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (92.31%) Web Development
2 364 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (25.54%) MVC
4 221 (21.79%) Front End Development
5 160 (15.78%) TDD
6 106 (10.45%) E-Commerce
7 95 (9.37%) Scrum
8 77 (7.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 70 (6.90%) OO
10 68 (6.71%) Web Design
11 65 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (5.23%) Analytics
13 52 (5.13%) Unit Testing
14 49 (4.83%) CRM
15 47 (4.64%) Software Engineering
16 46 (4.54%) BDD
17 45 (4.44%) Content Management
17 45 (4.44%) SEO
18 32 (3.16%) B2C
19 31 (3.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 777 (76.63%) JavaScript
2 306 (30.18%) C#
3 212 (20.91%) PHP
4 176 (17.36%) SQL
5 130 (12.82%) Java
6 61 (6.02%) Python
7 50 (4.93%) T-SQL
8 32 (3.16%) Ruby
9 28 (2.76%) VB.NET
10 19 (1.87%) TypeScript
11 15 (1.48%) ES6
11 15 (1.48%) VBScript
12 14 (1.38%) C
13 11 (1.08%) Scala
14 10 (0.99%) VB
14 10 (0.99%) XPath
15 9 (0.89%) Go
16 8 (0.79%) C++
16 8 (0.79%) Perl
16 8 (0.79%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 44 (4.34%) Degree
2 22 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.099%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.099%) CISSP
6 1 (0.099%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (0.79%) QA
2 5 (0.49%) WCAG
3 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.30%) WAI
4 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.099%) HL7
5 1 (0.099%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.099%) Firmware
3 1 (0.099%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.20%) Jitterbit
1 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.099%) Ansible
2 1 (0.099%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.099%) cPanel
2 1 (0.099%) Kibana
2 1 (0.099%) MOM
2 1 (0.099%) OSSEC
2 1 (0.099%) Puppet
2 1 (0.099%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 67 (6.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (4.93%) Adobe
3 38 (3.75%) Oracle
4 25 (2.47%) Google
5 21 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 20 (1.97%) Twitter
7 19 (1.87%) Zend
8 15 (1.48%) Facebook
9 14 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.18%) EPiServer
11 9 (0.89%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.59%) Siebel
14 4 (0.39%) Blue Prism
15 3 (0.30%) HP
15 3 (0.30%) Sybase
16 2 (0.20%) IBM
16 2 (0.20%) SAP
16 2 (0.20%) Telerik
16 2 (0.20%) VMware
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Neg.
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Ashdown IT
Rate: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
New Cavendish Street, Central London
University of Westminster
Rate: £44,579 p.a. (incl. L.W.A.)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Inzu
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum - Paid weekly based on this salary
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Networking People
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Chambers and Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £270 - £280 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago