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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 170 140 116
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 601 657 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.29% 1.49% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.61% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 423 464
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 33 19
Average hourly rate £28.69 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.00% -15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% -20.90%
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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 -1 289 £400 +14.28% 108
South East +19 129 £325 +8.33% 87
North West -6 56 £313 +4.16% 53
South West -45 32 £301 -13.92% 58
Yorkshire -17 31 £295 -1.66% 44
East of England -15 28 £300 +20.00% 46
West Midlands -17 19 £371 +40.00% 23
East Midlands -11 10 £200 -20.00% 18
North East -7 6 £300 - 8
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 981 (75.75%) HTML
2 944 (72.90%) JavaScript
3 907 (70.04%) CSS
4 570 (44.02%) HTML5
5 534 (41.24%) jQuery
6 416 (32.12%) CSS3
7 392 (30.27%) .NET
8 384 (29.65%) MVC
9 375 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
10 339 (26.18%) C#
11 306 (23.63%) PHP
12 274 (21.16%) ASP.NET
13 259 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 222 (17.14%) Web Development
15 218 (16.83%) SQL Server
16 212 (16.37%) SQL
17 194 (14.98%) Java
18 182 (14.05%) CMS
19 175 (13.51%) TDD
20 168 (12.97%) MySQL
21 167 (12.90%) Ajax
22 163 (12.59%) Git (software)
23 162 (12.51%) OO
24 155 (11.97%) Web Services
25 147 (11.35%) User Experience
26 146 (11.27%) XML
27 141 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
28 138 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 127 (9.81%) Responsive Web Design
30 123 (9.50%) E-Commerce

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 182 (14.05%) CMS
2 86 (6.64%) Node.js
3 59 (4.56%) Drupal
4 53 (4.09%) WordPress
5 47 (3.63%) Apache
6 46 (3.55%) Umbraco
7 37 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 30 (2.32%) Adobe CQ
9 24 (1.85%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.47%) IIS
11 17 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (1.08%) Joomla!
13 11 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.77%) EPiServer CMS
14 10 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.62%) TeamSite
15 8 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.54%) Lightstreamer
16 7 (0.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 84 (6.49%) Photoshop
2 42 (3.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (2.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 25 (1.93%) MS Excel
5 16 (1.24%) MS Office
6 15 (1.16%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.54%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.15%) InDesign
12 1 (0.077%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 31 (2.39%) Magento
2 11 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.69%) Tridion
4 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.23%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.16%) GitHub
4 6 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.15%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.077%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.077%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.077%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.077%) Office 365
7 1 (0.077%) SaaS
7 1 (0.077%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.24%) Internet
2 41 (3.17%) HTTP
3 31 (2.39%) Intranet
4 6 (0.46%) Network Security
5 5 (0.39%) Extranet
5 5 (0.39%) FTP
6 3 (0.23%) SSL
6 3 (0.23%) SSH
7 2 (0.15%) AMQP
7 2 (0.15%) DNS
7 2 (0.15%) SMTP
7 2 (0.15%) LDAP
8 1 (0.077%) MVNO
8 1 (0.077%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 168 (12.97%) MySQL
3 49 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.78%) MongoDB
6 22 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 19 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.39%) Big Data
12 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.23%) Redis
14 3 (0.23%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 163 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 92 (7.10%) Subversion
3 71 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 63 (4.86%) Grunt
5 47 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 38 (2.93%) Jasmine
8 37 (2.86%) Bower
9 25 (1.93%) Dreamweaver
10 24 (1.85%) Selenium
11 23 (1.78%) Maven
12 21 (1.62%) JUnit
13 20 (1.54%) NUnit
13 20 (1.54%) WebDriver
14 19 (1.47%) JIRA
15 18 (1.39%) Cucumber
16 14 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
17 12 (0.93%) Mocha
18 11 (0.85%) Eclipse
19 10 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (8.73%) Finance
2 76 (5.87%) Marketing
3 48 (3.71%) Banking
4 32 (2.47%) Retail
5 29 (2.24%) Games
6 26 (2.01%) Publishing
7 23 (1.78%) Advertising
8 17 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.24%) Legal
10 12 (0.93%) Front Office
11 9 (0.69%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.39%) Back Office
13 5 (0.39%) Electronics
14 4 (0.31%) Automotive
15 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.15%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.15%) Hindi Language
16 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 981 (75.75%) HTML
2 907 (70.04%) CSS
3 570 (44.02%) HTML5
4 534 (41.24%) jQuery
5 416 (32.12%) CSS3
6 392 (30.27%) .NET
7 274 (21.16%) ASP.NET
8 259 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 167 (12.90%) Ajax
10 155 (11.97%) Web Services
11 146 (11.27%) XML
12 141 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 138 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 96 (7.41%) Sass
15 92 (7.10%) .NET Framework
16 86 (6.64%) JSON
17 83 (6.41%) WCF
17 83 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
18 76 (5.87%) REST
19 75 (5.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 147 (11.35%) User Experience
2 59 (4.56%) Open Source
3 37 (2.86%) W3C
4 33 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 29 (2.24%) Visualisation
7 21 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (1.47%) RIA
9 16 (1.24%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.00%) Fixed Income
12 12 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 11 (0.85%) Social Media
13 11 (0.85%) Animation
14 10 (0.77%) Graphic Design
14 10 (0.77%) E-Learning
14 10 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 104 (8.03%) Linux
2 46 (3.55%) UNIX
3 44 (3.40%) Windows
4 31 (2.39%) Android
5 29 (2.24%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.31%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.39%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.23%) Debian
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.15%) CentOS
10 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.077%) MVS
11 1 (0.077%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (29.65%) MVC
2 375 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (17.14%) Web Development
4 175 (13.51%) TDD
5 162 (12.51%) OO
6 127 (9.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 123 (9.50%) E-Commerce
8 97 (7.49%) Scrum
9 80 (6.18%) Content Management
10 77 (5.95%) Web Design
11 70 (5.41%) BDD
12 63 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (4.63%) Software Engineering
14 56 (4.32%) OOP
15 43 (3.32%) Unit Testing
16 34 (2.63%) SEO
16 34 (2.63%) SOA
17 28 (2.16%) Mentoring
17 28 (2.16%) Web Application Development
18 27 (2.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 944 (72.90%) JavaScript
2 339 (26.18%) C#
3 306 (23.63%) PHP
4 212 (16.37%) SQL
5 194 (14.98%) Java
6 71 (5.48%) Python
7 55 (4.25%) Ruby
8 53 (4.09%) T-SQL
9 37 (2.86%) Perl
10 31 (2.39%) PHP5
11 25 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 20 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.47%) C++
14 15 (1.16%) ActionScript
14 15 (1.16%) Scala
15 14 (1.08%) VBScript
16 13 (1.00%) VB
16 13 (1.00%) C
17 12 (0.93%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (4.02%) Degree
2 21 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.39%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.077%) MCP
7 1 (0.077%) MCSD
7 1 (0.077%) HNC
7 1 (0.077%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.78%) QA
2 9 (0.69%) WCAG
3 3 (0.23%) WAI
4 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.077%) SLA
4 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.31%) Docker
2 3 (0.23%) Varnish
2 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.15%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.39%) OpenSSO
1 5 (0.39%) Puppet
2 4 (0.31%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.077%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 97 (7.49%) Microsoft
2 68 (5.25%) Adobe
3 48 (3.71%) Oracle
4 38 (2.93%) Zend
5 35 (2.70%) Google
6 23 (1.78%) EPiServer
7 20 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 20 (1.54%) Twitter
8 15 (1.16%) Facebook
9 14 (1.08%) Ektron
10 11 (0.85%) Telerik
11 10 (0.77%) Apple
12 9 (0.69%) SAP
13 7 (0.54%) Appcelerator
13 7 (0.54%) Sencha
13 7 (0.54%) webMethods
14 6 (0.46%) HP
14 6 (0.46%) Cisco
15 5 (0.39%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.39%) IBM
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