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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 185 118 150
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 616 854 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.22% 1.72% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.86% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 609 399
Average daily rate
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£330 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 30 44
Average hourly rate £20.31 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -26 286 £375 +7.14% 130
South East +12 115 £300 - 98
Yorkshire -29 53 £325 -7.14% 36
West Midlands -40 41 £310 +3.33% 35
East of England -21 40 £288 -8.73% 64
South West -36 34 £356 +1.78% 37
North West -69 24 £318 -9.28% 61
East Midlands -29 16 £300 +9.09% 33
North East -8 6 £375 +66.66% 5
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 943 (77.11%) HTML
2 923 (75.47%) JavaScript
3 860 (70.32%) CSS
4 526 (43.01%) jQuery
5 499 (40.80%) HTML5
6 418 (34.18%) .NET
7 377 (30.83%) C#
8 373 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
9 352 (28.78%) MVC
10 351 (28.70%) CSS3
11 320 (26.17%) ASP.NET
12 253 (20.69%) PHP
13 250 (20.44%) AngularJS
14 249 (20.36%) Web Development
15 230 (18.81%) SQL
16 217 (17.74%) SQL Server
17 180 (14.72%) CMS
18 168 (13.74%) TDD
19 165 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 160 (13.08%) Java
21 159 (13.00%) Web Services
22 153 (12.51%) Ajax
23 146 (11.94%) OO
24 143 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 141 (11.53%) XML
26 137 (11.20%) Git (software)
27 136 (11.12%) User Experience
28 134 (10.96%) MySQL
29 121 (9.89%) Finance
29 121 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 180 (14.72%) CMS
2 82 (6.70%) Node.js
3 56 (4.58%) WordPress
4 55 (4.50%) Drupal
5 43 (3.52%) Umbraco
6 40 (3.27%) Apache
7 29 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 28 (2.29%) IIS
9 22 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 20 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (1.06%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.98%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.74%) Sitefinity
14 8 (0.65%) Moodle
15 7 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.57%) Lightstreamer
16 6 (0.49%) nginx
16 6 (0.49%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.49%) JBoss
16 6 (0.49%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 114 (9.32%) Photoshop
2 37 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (2.37%) MS Excel
4 21 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (1.06%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.65%) MS Office
8 6 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.41%) InDesign
10 4 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.16%) GIMP
13 1 (0.082%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.13%) Magento
2 14 (1.14%) Tridion
3 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.082%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.082%) Summit
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.47%) GitHub
4 11 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.33%) Heroku
5 4 (0.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) PaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.082%) Yammer
7 1 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.082%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.082%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.082%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.60%) HTTP
2 29 (2.37%) Internet
3 23 (1.88%) Intranet
4 11 (0.90%) Network Security
5 4 (0.33%) SSL
6 3 (0.25%) Extranet
6 3 (0.25%) DNS
7 2 (0.16%) SSH
7 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.16%) FTP
7 2 (0.16%) Skype
8 1 (0.082%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.082%) MVNO
8 1 (0.082%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 134 (10.96%) MySQL
3 57 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 32 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 18 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.90%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.57%) Big Data
12 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.49%) MarkLogic
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 137 (11.20%) Git (software)
2 101 (8.26%) Subversion
3 98 (8.01%) Visual Studio
4 65 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (5.31%) Grunt
5 33 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 32 (2.62%) NUnit
7 27 (2.21%) Selenium
8 24 (1.96%) Bower
9 23 (1.88%) Jenkins
10 21 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
10 21 (1.72%) Maven
11 20 (1.64%) Mocha
11 20 (1.64%) MSTest
12 19 (1.55%) JUnit
13 18 (1.47%) JIRA
14 13 (1.06%) TeamCity
15 11 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (0.90%) QUnit
16 10 (0.82%) Eclipse
General
1 121 (9.89%) Finance
2 73 (5.97%) Marketing
3 70 (5.72%) Banking
4 30 (2.45%) Retail
5 28 (2.29%) Games
6 22 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.72%) Advertising
7 21 (1.72%) Publishing
8 19 (1.55%) Legal
9 15 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.90%) Front Office
11 8 (0.65%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.41%) iGaming
12 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.41%) Back Office
13 4 (0.33%) Electronics
13 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.25%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 943 (77.11%) HTML
2 860 (70.32%) CSS
3 526 (43.01%) jQuery
4 499 (40.80%) HTML5
5 418 (34.18%) .NET
6 351 (28.70%) CSS3
7 320 (26.17%) ASP.NET
8 250 (20.44%) AngularJS
9 165 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 159 (13.00%) Web Services
11 153 (12.51%) Ajax
12 143 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 141 (11.53%) XML
14 119 (9.73%) Sass
15 96 (7.85%) .NET Framework
16 86 (7.03%) JSON
17 85 (6.95%) WCF
18 70 (5.72%) RESTful
19 69 (5.64%) Backbone.js
20 64 (5.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 136 (11.12%) User Experience
2 37 (3.03%) W3C
3 35 (2.86%) Open Source
4 29 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.80%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.72%) Visualisation
8 21 (1.72%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.14%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 12 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.90%) Social Media
12 11 (0.90%) Raspberry Pi
12 11 (0.90%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.82%) E-Learning
14 9 (0.74%) RIA
15 8 (0.65%) Blog
15 8 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 86 (7.03%) Linux
2 61 (4.99%) Windows
3 39 (3.19%) Android
4 33 (2.70%) UNIX
5 25 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.65%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.25%) MVS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.082%) webOS
11 1 (0.082%) SUSE
11 1 (0.082%) Debian
11 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.082%) AIX
11 1 (0.082%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.082%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (28.78%) MVC
3 249 (20.36%) Web Development
4 168 (13.74%) TDD
5 146 (11.94%) OO
6 121 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 111 (9.08%) Scrum
8 107 (8.75%) E-Commerce
9 98 (8.01%) Content Management
10 81 (6.62%) Web Design
11 66 (5.40%) Unit Testing
12 55 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (4.42%) OOP
14 53 (4.33%) BDD
15 42 (3.43%) Software Engineering
16 33 (2.70%) SEO
17 32 (2.62%) Web Application Development
18 28 (2.29%) SOA
18 28 (2.29%) Analytics
19 26 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 923 (75.47%) JavaScript
2 377 (30.83%) C#
3 253 (20.69%) PHP
4 230 (18.81%) SQL
5 160 (13.08%) Java
6 55 (4.50%) Python
7 54 (4.42%) T-SQL
8 31 (2.53%) Ruby
9 22 (1.80%) VB.NET
9 22 (1.80%) Perl
10 21 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 21 (1.72%) PHP5
11 19 (1.55%) C++
12 13 (1.06%) Scala
13 12 (0.98%) VB
14 9 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.74%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.57%) VBA
16 6 (0.49%) XPath
16 6 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (4.25%) Degree
2 28 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.49%) HND
6 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.16%) MCSD
8 1 (0.082%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.082%) HNC
8 1 (0.082%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.082%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.082%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.13%) QA
2 11 (0.90%) WCAG
3 2 (0.16%) WAI
4 1 (0.082%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.082%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.082%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.49%) Docker
2 4 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.25%) KVM
3 3 (0.25%) QEMU
3 3 (0.25%) Varnish
3 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (0.82%) Puppet
2 7 (0.57%) Vagrant
2 7 (0.57%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 77 (6.30%) Microsoft
2 64 (5.23%) Adobe
3 40 (3.27%) Google
3 40 (3.27%) Oracle
4 26 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 21 (1.72%) Apple
5 21 (1.72%) EPiServer
6 18 (1.47%) Zend
7 17 (1.39%) Twitter
8 14 (1.14%) Ektron
9 13 (1.06%) Telerik
10 11 (0.90%) Sencha
10 11 (0.90%) Cisco
11 8 (0.65%) webMethods
11 8 (0.65%) Appcelerator
11 8 (0.65%) Facebook
12 6 (0.49%) HP
12 6 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.41%) hybris
13 5 (0.41%) SAP
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £405 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Success Digital
Rate: £350-400 Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venn Group
Rate: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 275-300
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 275-300
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago