The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 116 141 143
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 889 600 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.39% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.50% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 372 424
Average daily rate £330 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 25
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £16.45 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +75.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Web Developer
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +42 366 £350 - 96
South East -36 95 £300 - 88
North West +16 81 £350 +14.28% 49
South West +28 78 £350 +24.44% 26
Yorkshire +19 76 £350 +42.85% 45
East of England -16 71 £310 +13.76% 53
West Midlands +1 69 £303 +12.03% 33
East Midlands +12 43 £290 +18.36% 34
North East -25 12 £225 -5.26% 11
Midlands - - - -
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1164 (74.28%) HTML
2 1111 (70.90%) JavaScript
3 1093 (69.75%) CSS
4 696 (44.42%) jQuery
5 638 (40.71%) HTML5
6 548 (34.97%) .NET
7 455 (29.04%) MVC
8 447 (28.53%) CSS3
9 440 (28.08%) PHP
10 429 (27.38%) C#
11 391 (24.95%) ASP.NET
12 339 (21.63%) Web Development
13 287 (18.32%) SQL Server
14 276 (17.61%) XML
15 269 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
16 258 (16.46%) MySQL
17 238 (15.19%) SQL
18 232 (14.81%) Java
19 222 (14.17%) Ajax
20 219 (13.98%) Web Services
21 197 (12.57%) TDD
22 189 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
23 169 (10.78%) OO
24 160 (10.21%) E-Commerce
24 160 (10.21%) CMS
25 142 (9.06%) Responsive Web Design
26 138 (8.81%) JSON
27 133 (8.49%) Scrum
28 130 (8.30%) Subversion
29 128 (8.17%) Finance

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 160 (10.21%) CMS
2 89 (5.68%) Drupal
3 82 (5.23%) Node.js
4 77 (4.91%) WordPress
4 77 (4.91%) Apache
5 57 (3.64%) SharePoint
6 42 (2.68%) Umbraco
7 37 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 35 (2.23%) IIS
9 14 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (0.89%) Moodle
10 12 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.64%) Joomla!
12 9 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (0.38%) Kentico
13 6 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.32%) Mule
14 5 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 106 (6.76%) Photoshop
2 60 (3.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (3.06%) MS Excel
4 17 (1.08%) Acrobat
5 15 (0.96%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.32%) InDesign
6 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.19%) MS Office
9 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.064%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 33 (2.11%) Magento
2 18 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.19%) Tridion
3 3 (0.19%) Summit
4 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.064%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.83%) SaaS
2 8 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.32%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.26%) GitHub
4 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.19%) Trello
6 1 (0.064%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.21%) Internet
2 44 (2.81%) Intranet
3 36 (2.30%) HTTP
4 15 (0.96%) Extranet
5 9 (0.57%) DNS
6 6 (0.38%) LDAP
7 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.32%) FTP
7 5 (0.32%) SSL
8 4 (0.26%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.19%) SMTP
9 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.13%) AMQP
10 2 (0.13%) WEP
10 2 (0.13%) Wireless
10 2 (0.13%) SAN
11 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.064%) DHCP
11 1 (0.064%) VPN
11 1 (0.064%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 258 (16.46%) MySQL
3 52 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 28 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 28 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 28 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 17 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.38%) OLAP
11 5 (0.32%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.32%) Big Data
12 4 (0.26%) KDB
12 4 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.26%) MS Access
12 4 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 130 (8.30%) Subversion
2 115 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 113 (7.21%) Visual Studio
4 59 (3.77%) Maven
5 50 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 45 (2.87%) Eclipse
8 36 (2.30%) Ant
9 34 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
10 26 (1.66%) PHPUnit
11 23 (1.47%) Grunt
11 23 (1.47%) Axure RP
12 20 (1.28%) NUnit
12 20 (1.28%) Jasmine
13 19 (1.21%) PhoneGap
14 17 (1.08%) Mercurial
15 12 (0.77%) MSBuild
16 11 (0.70%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.70%) Selenium
16 11 (0.70%) Cucumber
General
1 128 (8.17%) Finance
2 60 (3.83%) Retail
3 47 (3.00%) Banking
4 39 (2.49%) Marketing
5 34 (2.17%) Games
6 30 (1.91%) Publishing
7 27 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.89%) Legal
10 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.77%) Advertising
12 10 (0.64%) Automotive
12 10 (0.64%) Front Office
13 6 (0.38%) Law
13 6 (0.38%) Back Office
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.32%) Local Government
15 4 (0.26%) Electronics
16 3 (0.19%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.19%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1164 (74.28%) HTML
2 1093 (69.75%) CSS
3 696 (44.42%) jQuery
4 638 (40.71%) HTML5
5 548 (34.97%) .NET
6 447 (28.53%) CSS3
7 391 (24.95%) ASP.NET
8 276 (17.61%) XML
9 222 (14.17%) Ajax
10 219 (13.98%) Web Services
11 189 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 138 (8.81%) JSON
13 126 (8.04%) AngularJS
14 117 (7.47%) XHTML
15 108 (6.89%) WCF
16 101 (6.45%) Backbone.js
17 81 (5.17%) REST
18 80 (5.11%) .NET Framework
18 80 (5.11%) Sass
18 80 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 69 (4.40%) Mobile App
2 66 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 50 (3.19%) Open Source
4 46 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 37 (2.36%) W3C
6 36 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (1.66%) Social Media
8 23 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.02%) RIA
10 14 (0.89%) Blackberry
10 14 (0.89%) Graphic Design
11 12 (0.77%) iPhone
12 10 (0.64%) Smartphone
12 10 (0.64%) NHS
12 10 (0.64%) Management Information System
13 9 (0.57%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.45%) Streaming Video
14 7 (0.45%) Web 2.0
14 7 (0.45%) iPad
15 6 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 110 (7.02%) Linux
2 72 (4.59%) Windows
3 60 (3.83%) Android
4 59 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.00%) UNIX
6 12 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
8 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.064%) Solaris
12 1 (0.064%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.064%) Fedora
12 1 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.064%) CentOS
12 1 (0.064%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (29.04%) MVC
2 339 (21.63%) Web Development
3 269 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (12.57%) TDD
5 169 (10.78%) OO
6 160 (10.21%) E-Commerce
7 142 (9.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 133 (8.49%) Scrum
9 106 (6.76%) Web Design
10 83 (5.30%) Content Management
11 74 (4.72%) SEO
12 73 (4.66%) OOP
13 64 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (3.70%) Unit Testing
15 53 (3.38%) Software Engineering
16 52 (3.32%) BDD
17 47 (3.00%) Web Application Development
18 37 (2.36%) Analytics
19 29 (1.85%) SOA
20 26 (1.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1111 (70.90%) JavaScript
2 440 (28.08%) PHP
3 429 (27.38%) C#
4 238 (15.19%) SQL
5 232 (14.81%) Java
6 52 (3.32%) PHP5
7 49 (3.13%) Python
8 38 (2.43%) Ruby
9 36 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 35 (2.23%) VB.NET
11 24 (1.53%) Perl
12 20 (1.28%) VB
13 18 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.08%) C++
15 15 (0.96%) XPath
16 12 (0.77%) Scala
17 9 (0.57%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.57%) C
18 8 (0.51%) ActionScript
19 7 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (5.30%) Degree
2 16 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.19%) MCP
6 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.064%) PMP
7 1 (0.064%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.064%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.55%) QA
2 5 (0.32%) WAI
3 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.19%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.064%) Xen
3 1 (0.064%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.064%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.064%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (0.32%) Puppet
2 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.13%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.064%) Nagios
4 1 (0.064%) Control-M
4 1 (0.064%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.064%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.064%) StatsD
4 1 (0.064%) Plesk
Vendors
1 117 (7.47%) Zend
2 108 (6.89%) Microsoft
3 80 (5.11%) Adobe
4 66 (4.21%) Oracle
5 33 (2.11%) Google
6 22 (1.40%) Twitter
7 18 (1.15%) Alterian
8 16 (1.02%) Sitecore
9 13 (0.83%) Ektron
9 13 (0.83%) Sencha
10 10 (0.64%) JBoss
10 10 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.51%) Venda
12 7 (0.45%) Apple
13 6 (0.38%) Telerik
13 6 (0.38%) IBM
14 5 (0.32%) Sage
14 5 (0.32%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.32%) Facebook
15 4 (0.26%) hybris
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