The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development 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 Development
Rank 132 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Development 760 719 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.63% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.19% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 467 387
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 22
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.75 £19.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.15% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £11.45 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.42 £120.40 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -18.18%
Web Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Development across the England region.

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the England region.

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Web Development Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Web Development
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 Development 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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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 -25 349 £425 +9.67% 177
South East +65 202 £350 +9.45% 99
Yorkshire +16 57 £350 +9.37% 53
North West -18 33 £318 -9.28% 72
East of England -35 30 £325 -13.33% 54
South West -35 29 £325 -13.33% 53
North East - 29 £400 - 18
West Midlands +14 22 £388 +29.16% 22
East Midlands +5 9 £325 +26.21% 29
Midlands +3 1 - -
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development.

1 1099 (63.12%) HTML
2 980 (56.29%) JavaScript
3 945 (54.28%) CSS
4 827 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
5 504 (28.95%) Java
6 479 (27.51%) .NET
7 463 (26.59%) jQuery
8 461 (26.48%) HTML5
9 411 (23.61%) SQL
10 394 (22.63%) C#
10 394 (22.63%) MVC
11 374 (21.48%) Linux
12 332 (19.07%) ASP.NET
13 325 (18.67%) CSS3
14 323 (18.55%) TDD
15 305 (17.52%) Scrum
16 288 (16.54%) SQL Server
17 282 (16.20%) XML
18 273 (15.68%) Web Services
19 270 (15.51%) Git (software)
20 266 (15.28%) Responsive Web Design
21 254 (14.59%) Relational Database
22 248 (14.24%) OO
23 240 (13.79%) Subversion
24 234 (13.44%) UNIX
25 232 (13.33%) Python
26 220 (12.64%) PHP
27 219 (12.58%) Web Design
28 212 (12.18%) REST
29 209 (12.00%) Ajax

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 167 (9.59%) CMS
2 105 (6.03%) Node.js
3 94 (5.40%) Apache
4 66 (3.79%) JBoss
5 60 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 58 (3.33%) IIS
7 57 (3.27%) SharePoint
8 37 (2.13%) WordPress
9 36 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
10 33 (1.90%) Drupal
11 29 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (1.55%) WebLogic
13 24 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 24 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
14 20 (1.15%) Umbraco
15 18 (1.03%) Documentum
16 17 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
17 15 (0.86%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.69%) nginx
18 12 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 84 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 63 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 32 (1.84%) MS Office
5 31 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 25 (1.44%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.75%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
9 11 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (0.52%) MS Project
11 6 (0.34%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.057%) InDesign
12 1 (0.057%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (2.47%) Magento
2 13 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Tridion
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (0.11%) Shopify
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.057%) Summit
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 16 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.86%) GitHub
6 13 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (0.69%) Force.com
8 11 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.34%) SaaS
9 6 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.34%) Route 53
10 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.11%) Heroku
12 1 (0.057%) Responsys
12 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.057%) Office 365
12 1 (0.057%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 169 (9.71%) HTTP
2 73 (4.19%) Internet
3 53 (3.04%) Intranet
4 48 (2.76%) LDAP
5 17 (0.98%) SSL
6 14 (0.80%) Extranet
7 11 (0.63%) DNS
8 7 (0.40%) MVNO
9 6 (0.34%) NAS
9 6 (0.34%) SAN
10 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.11%) FTP
11 1 (0.057%) Firewall
11 1 (0.057%) SMTP
11 1 (0.057%) ATM
11 1 (0.057%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.057%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.057%) SSH
11 1 (0.057%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 254 (14.59%) Relational Database
3 198 (11.37%) MySQL
4 79 (4.54%) MongoDB
5 68 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (2.76%) Neo4j
8 45 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 42 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (2.30%) MariaDB
11 36 (2.07%) NoSQL
11 36 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 25 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 24 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (0.92%) Big Data
15 14 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
15 14 (0.80%) Redis
16 11 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 270 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 240 (13.79%) Subversion
3 121 (6.95%) Visual Studio
4 92 (5.28%) Jenkins
5 75 (4.31%) JUnit
6 70 (4.02%) Selenium
7 62 (3.56%) Maven
8 57 (3.27%) Cucumber
8 57 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.87%) Mockito
10 37 (2.13%) Jasmine
11 36 (2.07%) JIRA
11 36 (2.07%) Eclipse
12 35 (2.01%) Grunt
13 26 (1.49%) Axure RP
14 24 (1.38%) jMock
15 23 (1.32%) NUnit
16 20 (1.15%) Hudson
17 19 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
18 16 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 206 (11.83%) Finance
2 103 (5.92%) Banking
3 64 (3.68%) Retail
4 61 (3.50%) Marketing
5 41 (2.35%) Publishing
6 39 (2.24%) Investment Banking
7 30 (1.72%) Back Office
8 27 (1.55%) Legal
9 25 (1.44%) Games
10 19 (1.09%) Front Office
10 19 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.80%) Advertising
12 11 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.34%) German Language
15 5 (0.29%) Automotive
15 5 (0.29%) Electronics
15 5 (0.29%) Billing
16 4 (0.23%) Law
16 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1310 (75.24%) Developer
2 267 (15.34%) Java Developer
3 222 (12.75%) Web Developer
4 198 (11.37%) Front-End Developer
5 160 (9.19%) .NET Developer
6 156 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 99 (5.69%) Analyst
8 84 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 65 (3.73%) PHP Developer
10 62 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 61 (3.50%) Designer
12 56 (3.22%) ASP.NET Developer
13 51 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
14 49 (2.81%) Project Manager
15 47 (2.70%) Business Analyst
16 41 (2.35%) SQL Developer
17 40 (2.30%) Software Engineer
18 37 (2.13%) Architect
19 35 (2.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 34 (1.95%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1099 (63.12%) HTML
2 945 (54.28%) CSS
3 479 (27.51%) .NET
4 463 (26.59%) jQuery
5 461 (26.48%) HTML5
6 332 (19.07%) ASP.NET
7 325 (18.67%) CSS3
8 282 (16.20%) XML
9 273 (15.68%) Web Services
10 212 (12.18%) REST
11 209 (12.00%) Ajax
12 176 (10.11%) Spring
13 175 (10.05%) AngularJS
14 163 (9.36%) JSON
15 145 (8.33%) RESTful
16 142 (8.16%) Hibernate
17 125 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 123 (7.06%) .NET Framework
19 108 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 99 (5.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 187 (10.74%) User Experience
2 96 (5.51%) Open Source
3 80 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 73 (4.19%) Visualisation
5 55 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (2.99%) W3C
7 47 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 26 (1.49%) Graphic Design
8 26 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 25 (1.44%) NHS
10 18 (1.03%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.03%) Social Media
10 18 (1.03%) Web 2.0
10 18 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 14 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 12 (0.69%) Blog
12 12 (0.69%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 374 (21.48%) Linux
2 234 (13.44%) UNIX
3 173 (9.94%) Mac OS X
4 80 (4.60%) Windows
5 43 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.41%) Android
7 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.46%) AIX
10 7 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.29%) webOS
12 5 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.29%) CentOS
13 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.17%) VMS
14 3 (0.17%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.17%) Solaris
14 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 827 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (22.63%) MVC
3 323 (18.55%) TDD
4 305 (17.52%) Scrum
5 266 (15.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 248 (14.24%) OO
7 219 (12.58%) Web Design
8 182 (10.45%) E-Commerce
9 169 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
10 168 (9.65%) BDD
11 110 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 105 (6.03%) Unit Testing
13 99 (5.69%) Project Management
14 89 (5.11%) Content Management
15 87 (5.00%) Software Engineering
16 79 (4.54%) Mentoring
17 69 (3.96%) OOP
18 66 (3.79%) OOD
19 56 (3.22%) Automated Testing
20 54 (3.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 980 (56.29%) JavaScript
2 504 (28.95%) Java
3 411 (23.61%) SQL
4 394 (22.63%) C#
5 232 (13.33%) Python
6 220 (12.64%) PHP
7 149 (8.56%) Ruby
8 75 (4.31%) PL/SQL
9 73 (4.19%) Scala
10 51 (2.93%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.81%) Perl
12 48 (2.76%) C++
13 44 (2.53%) VBA
14 41 (2.35%) VB.NET
15 34 (1.95%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.61%) C
17 25 (1.44%) PHP5
18 19 (1.09%) VB
19 15 (0.86%) Apex Code
20 14 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 107 (6.15%) Degree
2 69 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.98%) Sun Certification
5 13 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.29%) ISEB
7 5 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.11%) MCITP
8 2 (0.11%) MCTS
8 2 (0.11%) MCP
8 2 (0.11%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.11%) PMP
8 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.057%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.057%) PhD
9 1 (0.057%) MCSD
9 1 (0.057%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.81%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) WCAG
3 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.057%) Basel II
6 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (0.92%) VirtualBox
2 14 (0.80%) Docker
3 10 (0.57%) Varnish
4 8 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.40%) vSphere
6 4 (0.23%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (2.35%) Puppet
2 24 (1.38%) Vagrant
3 21 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.46%) Ansible
5 7 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.17%) Kibana
6 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.057%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.057%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.057%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.057%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.057%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.057%) yum
Vendors
1 195 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 162 (9.30%) Oracle
3 75 (4.31%) Adobe
4 68 (3.91%) Google
5 57 (3.27%) Sitecore
6 34 (1.95%) Zend
7 30 (1.72%) Twitter
8 25 (1.44%) Sun
9 22 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (1.21%) RedDot
11 20 (1.15%) Open Text
12 15 (0.86%) VMware
13 14 (0.80%) EPiServer
13 14 (0.80%) SAP
14 12 (0.69%) AccuRev
14 12 (0.69%) HP
15 11 (0.63%) ESRI
15 11 (0.63%) IBM
16 10 (0.57%) Facebook
16 10 (0.57%) Ektron
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