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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 173 140 123
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 658 777 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.57% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.70% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 523 536
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £243 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 24
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £23.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £34.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £29.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.09% -9.61%
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
47812 45732 43181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.60% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30985 28273 25892
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £238
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 1764 1854 1992
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 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 30 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 30 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 -23 296 £400 - 121
South East -13 146 £300 -7.69% 64
East of England -1 54 £275 -11.29% 37
North West -29 43 £325 +12.06% 59
Yorkshire -35 42 £325 -1.51% 27
East Midlands -5 32 £250 -4.30% 37
South West -24 25 £315 -3.07% 29
West Midlands -26 23 £263 -12.50% 27
North East -20 8 £295 -1.66% 15
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 977 (77.29%) HTML
2 973 (76.98%) JavaScript
3 898 (71.04%) CSS
4 545 (43.12%) jQuery
5 509 (40.27%) HTML5
6 460 (36.39%) .NET
7 410 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
8 376 (29.75%) C#
9 369 (29.19%) ASP.NET
10 364 (28.80%) MVC
11 332 (26.27%) CSS3
12 304 (24.05%) Web Development
13 290 (22.94%) AngularJS
14 240 (18.99%) PHP
15 218 (17.25%) SQL Server
16 216 (17.09%) SQL
17 199 (15.74%) CMS
18 195 (15.43%) Web Services
19 186 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
20 179 (14.16%) XML
21 174 (13.77%) Java
22 171 (13.53%) TDD
23 159 (12.58%) Git (software)
24 157 (12.42%) Scrum
25 154 (12.18%) Ajax
26 143 (11.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 139 (11.00%) Responsive Web Design
28 135 (10.68%) User Experience
29 132 (10.44%) MySQL
30 125 (9.89%) OO

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 199 (15.74%) CMS
2 85 (6.72%) Node.js
3 65 (5.14%) Drupal
4 55 (4.35%) WordPress
5 41 (3.24%) Umbraco
6 36 (2.85%) IIS
7 30 (2.37%) Apache
8 28 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.50%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (0.79%) ColdFusion
11 9 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.63%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.55%) JBoss
14 6 (0.47%) nginx
15 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.40%) Moodle
15 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.32%) Kentico
Applications
1 113 (8.94%) Photoshop
2 31 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.71%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.47%) MS Office
7 4 (0.32%) InDesign
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.079%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.079%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 27 (2.14%) Magento
2 8 (0.63%) Tridion
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.32%) Summit
4 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.079%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.98%) GitHub
4 15 (1.19%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.63%) PaaS
6 7 (0.55%) SaaS
7 6 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.32%) Heroku
9 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.079%) Yammer
12 1 (0.079%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.079%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.079%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.80%) HTTP
2 45 (3.56%) Internet
3 25 (1.98%) Intranet
4 13 (1.03%) SSL
5 7 (0.55%) DNS
6 5 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.40%) Extranet
6 5 (0.40%) Network Security
7 2 (0.16%) AMQP
7 2 (0.16%) SMTP
7 2 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.079%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.079%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.079%) Skype
8 1 (0.079%) Firewall
8 1 (0.079%) SSH
8 1 (0.079%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 132 (10.44%) MySQL
3 42 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 23 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (0.95%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.87%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.79%) Big Data
13 8 (0.63%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (0.47%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.40%) SQLite
17 4 (0.32%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 159 (12.58%) Git (software)
2 114 (9.02%) Visual Studio
3 89 (7.04%) Subversion
4 74 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (5.30%) Grunt
6 34 (2.69%) Selenium
7 33 (2.61%) gulp
8 30 (2.37%) NUnit
9 29 (2.29%) Jasmine
10 25 (1.98%) Bower
11 24 (1.90%) MSTest
12 20 (1.58%) Maven
12 20 (1.58%) JIRA
13 18 (1.42%) JUnit
14 16 (1.27%) Jenkins
15 15 (1.19%) Eclipse
16 14 (1.11%) QUnit
17 13 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
17 13 (1.03%) TeamCity
18 12 (0.95%) Mocha
General
1 116 (9.18%) Finance
2 70 (5.54%) Marketing
3 62 (4.91%) Banking
4 41 (3.24%) Publishing
5 28 (2.22%) Legal
6 27 (2.14%) Retail
7 19 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.42%) Games
9 17 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 12 (0.95%) Advertising
11 8 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.55%) Front Office
12 7 (0.55%) Back Office
13 6 (0.47%) Automotive
14 5 (0.40%) Law
14 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.40%) Electronics
14 5 (0.40%) iGaming
15 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 977 (77.29%) HTML
2 898 (71.04%) CSS
3 545 (43.12%) jQuery
4 509 (40.27%) HTML5
5 460 (36.39%) .NET
6 369 (29.19%) ASP.NET
7 332 (26.27%) CSS3
8 290 (22.94%) AngularJS
9 195 (15.43%) Web Services
10 186 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 179 (14.16%) XML
12 154 (12.18%) Ajax
13 143 (11.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 112 (8.86%) Sass
15 109 (8.62%) .NET Framework
16 104 (8.23%) JSON
17 89 (7.04%) Backbone.js
18 81 (6.41%) WCF
19 74 (5.85%) ASP.NET Web API
20 68 (5.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (10.68%) User Experience
2 44 (3.48%) W3C
3 29 (2.29%) N-Tier
4 28 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 28 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 25 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 20 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.19%) Social Media
11 14 (1.11%) Graphic Design
12 11 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.71%) E-Learning
14 7 (0.55%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.47%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.47%) Derivative
16 5 (0.40%) Wiki
16 5 (0.40%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 75 (5.93%) Linux
2 73 (5.78%) Windows
3 34 (2.69%) Android
4 24 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.90%) UNIX
5 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.55%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.24%) MVS
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.079%) webOS
9 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.079%) SUSE
9 1 (0.079%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.079%) AIX
9 1 (0.079%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (28.80%) MVC
3 304 (24.05%) Web Development
4 171 (13.53%) TDD
5 157 (12.42%) Scrum
6 139 (11.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 125 (9.89%) OO
7 125 (9.89%) E-Commerce
8 96 (7.59%) Web Design
9 90 (7.12%) Content Management
10 75 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (5.62%) Unit Testing
12 49 (3.88%) BDD
13 42 (3.32%) Software Engineering
13 42 (3.32%) SDLC
14 40 (3.16%) SOA
14 40 (3.16%) SEO
15 38 (3.01%) Automated Testing
15 38 (3.01%) Analytics
16 37 (2.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 973 (76.98%) JavaScript
2 376 (29.75%) C#
3 240 (18.99%) PHP
4 216 (17.09%) SQL
5 174 (13.77%) Java
6 54 (4.27%) Python
7 45 (3.56%) T-SQL
8 28 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 23 (1.82%) TypeScript
10 21 (1.66%) Scala
11 18 (1.42%) Ruby
12 16 (1.27%) C++
13 15 (1.19%) PHP5
14 14 (1.11%) Perl
15 12 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.95%) VB
16 10 (0.79%) XPath
16 10 (0.79%) XQuery
17 8 (0.63%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (3.48%) Degree
2 39 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.40%) HND
5 5 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.16%) MCSD
7 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.079%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.079%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.079%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.079%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.079%) MCTS
8 1 (0.079%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.56%) QA
2 8 (0.63%) WCAG
3 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.079%) HL7
5 1 (0.079%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.24%) QEMU
4 3 (0.24%) KVM
5 2 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (1.42%) Puppet
2 12 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.63%) Ansible
4 6 (0.47%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.24%) Salt
6 2 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.079%) MOM
7 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (6.09%) Microsoft
2 67 (5.30%) Adobe
3 47 (3.72%) Oracle
4 36 (2.85%) Google
5 29 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 15 (1.19%) Apple
7 15 (1.19%) Twitter
8 12 (0.95%) Zend
9 10 (0.79%) Ektron
9 10 (0.79%) New Relic
10 9 (0.71%) hybris
11 7 (0.55%) Marketo
12 5 (0.40%) Sencha
12 5 (0.40%) Facebook
12 5 (0.40%) VMware
12 5 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.40%) SAP
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco
13 4 (0.32%) Telerik
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