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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 182 131 133
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 636 809 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.69% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.82% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 566 509
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 29
Average hourly rate £21.09 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.64% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £17.90 £17.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.08 £35.13 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.07 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% -17.85%
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -51 287 £390 - 144
South East +1 141 £320 -5.18% 94
Yorkshire -36 47 £325 -7.14% 31
East of England -1 46 £275 -8.33% 47
North West -30 36 £325 - 61
West Midlands -33 31 £275 -8.33% 23
East Midlands -16 29 £250 -5.21% 31
South West -36 21 £315 -3.07% 25
North East -16 9 £295 -1.66% 8
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 961 (77.56%) HTML
2 952 (76.84%) JavaScript
3 872 (70.38%) CSS
4 549 (44.31%) jQuery
5 485 (39.14%) HTML5
6 454 (36.64%) .NET
7 410 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
8 380 (30.67%) C#
9 368 (29.70%) ASP.NET
10 364 (29.38%) MVC
11 322 (25.99%) CSS3
12 284 (22.92%) Web Development
13 272 (21.95%) AngularJS
14 241 (19.45%) PHP
15 223 (18.00%) SQL Server
16 220 (17.76%) SQL
17 195 (15.74%) Web Services
18 192 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
19 181 (14.61%) CMS
20 176 (14.21%) TDD
21 173 (13.96%) Java
22 169 (13.64%) XML
23 156 (12.59%) Scrum
24 155 (12.51%) Git (software)
25 147 (11.86%) Ajax
26 134 (10.82%) MySQL
26 134 (10.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 128 (10.33%) Responsive Web Design
28 127 (10.25%) User Experience
28 127 (10.25%) OO

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 181 (14.61%) CMS
2 74 (5.97%) Node.js
3 61 (4.92%) Drupal
4 54 (4.36%) WordPress
5 44 (3.55%) Umbraco
6 36 (2.91%) IIS
7 34 (2.74%) Apache
8 27 (2.18%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.73%) nginx
13 8 (0.65%) JBoss
14 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.48%) Moodle
15 5 (0.40%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 115 (9.28%) Photoshop
2 30 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.05%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.48%) InDesign
7 4 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.24%) MS Office
9 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.081%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.081%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 26 (2.10%) Magento
2 8 (0.65%) Tridion
3 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.32%) Summit
4 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.081%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.86%) GitHub
4 9 (0.73%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.56%) SaaS
6 5 (0.40%) PaaS
7 4 (0.32%) Heroku
7 4 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.24%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.081%) Force.com
10 1 (0.081%) Yammer
10 1 (0.081%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.081%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.63%) HTTP
2 38 (3.07%) Internet
3 19 (1.53%) Intranet
4 10 (0.81%) SSL
5 9 (0.73%) Network Security
6 7 (0.56%) DNS
7 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.24%) Extranet
9 2 (0.16%) SSH
9 2 (0.16%) AMQP
9 2 (0.16%) SMTP
9 2 (0.16%) FTP
10 1 (0.081%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.081%) MVNO
10 1 (0.081%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.081%) Skype
10 1 (0.081%) NFC
10 1 (0.081%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 134 (10.82%) MySQL
3 45 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 20 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 11 (0.89%) NoSQL
12 9 (0.73%) Big Data
12 9 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.65%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.32%) DB2
15 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 155 (12.51%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.80%) Visual Studio
3 95 (7.67%) Subversion
4 74 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 65 (5.25%) Grunt
6 33 (2.66%) gulp
7 29 (2.34%) Selenium
7 29 (2.34%) NUnit
8 26 (2.10%) Jasmine
9 25 (2.02%) Bower
10 21 (1.69%) Maven
11 20 (1.61%) MSTest
12 19 (1.53%) JUnit
12 19 (1.53%) Jenkins
13 17 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.37%) JIRA
14 15 (1.21%) Dreamweaver
14 15 (1.21%) TeamCity
15 13 (1.05%) Mocha
16 10 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 125 (10.09%) Finance
2 66 (5.33%) Banking
3 61 (4.92%) Marketing
4 30 (2.42%) Legal
4 30 (2.42%) Publishing
5 26 (2.10%) Retail
6 20 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 20 (1.61%) Games
7 19 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.13%) Advertising
9 8 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.48%) Automotive
10 6 (0.48%) Back Office
11 5 (0.40%) Electronics
11 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.40%) iGaming
12 4 (0.32%) Law
12 4 (0.32%) Front Office
13 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 961 (77.56%) HTML
2 872 (70.38%) CSS
3 549 (44.31%) jQuery
4 485 (39.14%) HTML5
5 454 (36.64%) .NET
6 368 (29.70%) ASP.NET
7 322 (25.99%) CSS3
8 272 (21.95%) AngularJS
9 195 (15.74%) Web Services
10 192 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 169 (13.64%) XML
12 147 (11.86%) Ajax
13 134 (10.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 107 (8.64%) .NET Framework
15 104 (8.39%) Sass
16 103 (8.31%) JSON
17 84 (6.78%) WCF
18 83 (6.70%) Backbone.js
19 69 (5.57%) XHTML
20 65 (5.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 127 (10.25%) User Experience
2 48 (3.87%) W3C
3 31 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 29 (2.34%) Visualisation
5 24 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 22 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 20 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 12 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 9 (0.73%) E-Learning
10 9 (0.73%) Social Media
10 9 (0.73%) Raspberry Pi
11 8 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.65%) Derivative
12 7 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.56%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.48%) RIA
14 5 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.81%) Linux
2 69 (5.57%) Windows
3 33 (2.66%) Android
4 24 (1.94%) UNIX
5 22 (1.78%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.24%) MVS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.081%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.081%) webOS
11 1 (0.081%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.081%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.081%) SUSE
11 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.081%) AIX
11 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (29.38%) MVC
3 284 (22.92%) Web Development
4 176 (14.21%) TDD
5 156 (12.59%) Scrum
6 128 (10.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 127 (10.25%) OO
8 125 (10.09%) E-Commerce
9 96 (7.75%) Content Management
10 89 (7.18%) Web Design
11 78 (6.30%) Unit Testing
12 71 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (4.28%) BDD
14 41 (3.31%) Software Engineering
15 40 (3.23%) OOP
15 40 (3.23%) SDLC
16 36 (2.91%) Web Application Development
17 32 (2.58%) Analytics
17 32 (2.58%) CRM
18 29 (2.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 952 (76.84%) JavaScript
2 380 (30.67%) C#
3 241 (19.45%) PHP
4 220 (17.76%) SQL
5 173 (13.96%) Java
6 57 (4.60%) Python
7 47 (3.79%) T-SQL
8 27 (2.18%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.37%) Perl
9 17 (1.37%) Ruby
9 17 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 16 (1.29%) Scala
11 15 (1.21%) PHP5
11 15 (1.21%) C++
12 10 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 10 (0.81%) XQuery
13 9 (0.73%) VB
13 9 (0.73%) XPath
14 7 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (3.47%) Degree
2 35 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.40%) HND
7 3 (0.24%) MCSD
8 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.081%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.081%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.081%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.081%) MCTS
9 1 (0.081%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.66%) QA
2 8 (0.65%) WCAG
3 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.081%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.48%) Docker
2 5 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.24%) QEMU
3 3 (0.24%) KVM
4 2 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (1.53%) Puppet
2 10 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.56%) Ansible
4 6 (0.48%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.24%) Salt
6 2 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.081%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.081%) MOM
7 1 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (6.30%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.68%) Adobe
3 47 (3.79%) Oracle
4 35 (2.82%) Google
5 29 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 20 (1.61%) EPiServer
7 17 (1.37%) Apple
8 15 (1.21%) Twitter
9 12 (0.97%) Zend
10 10 (0.81%) Ektron
11 9 (0.73%) Cisco
12 8 (0.65%) hybris
13 6 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.48%) Facebook
14 5 (0.40%) New Relic
14 5 (0.40%) SAP
14 5 (0.40%) Telerik
15 4 (0.32%) Sencha
15 4 (0.32%) VMware
15 4 (0.32%) Appcelerator
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