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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 126 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 850 761 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.63% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.19% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 514 456
Average daily rate
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£375 £368 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 14
Average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +60.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £66.49 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -
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
37095 34787 31991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.83% 74.29% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24706 21803 19148
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1077 1341
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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 -11 378 £425 +3.03% 115
South East +39 183 £340 +6.25% 78
East of England -1 82 £450 +44.00% 31
Yorkshire +19 56 £350 +9.37% 31
North West -7 41 £325 +3.17% 57
North East +3 37 £400 +60.00% 10
West Midlands +11 32 £375 +19.04% 25
East Midlands +13 23 £325 +20.37% 15
South West -53 23 £313 -16.66% 34
Midlands - - - -
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1138 (63.29%) HTML
2 1018 (56.62%) JavaScript
3 993 (55.23%) CSS
4 815 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
5 532 (29.59%) .NET
6 492 (27.36%) Java
7 486 (27.03%) HTML5
8 485 (26.97%) jQuery
9 443 (24.64%) SQL
10 439 (24.42%) C#
11 426 (23.69%) MVC
12 382 (21.25%) ASP.NET
13 361 (20.08%) CSS3
14 352 (19.58%) Linux
15 320 (17.80%) TDD
16 312 (17.35%) SQL Server
17 309 (17.19%) Scrum
18 283 (15.74%) XML
19 276 (15.35%) Responsive Web Design
20 273 (15.18%) Git (software)
21 269 (14.96%) Web Services
22 251 (13.96%) OO
23 248 (13.79%) Relational Database
24 238 (13.24%) UNIX
25 235 (13.07%) Subversion
26 229 (12.74%) Python
27 221 (12.29%) PHP
28 219 (12.18%) Web Design
28 219 (12.18%) Finance
29 214 (11.90%) MySQL

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 176 (9.79%) CMS
2 110 (6.12%) Node.js
3 83 (4.62%) Apache
4 69 (3.84%) JBoss
5 62 (3.45%) IIS
6 58 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 44 (2.45%) WordPress
8 41 (2.28%) Tomcat
9 39 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 34 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 34 (1.89%) Drupal
11 27 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 23 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
14 18 (1.00%) Documentum
15 17 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.67%) ArcGIS
17 11 (0.61%) Confluence
17 11 (0.61%) Kentico
Applications
1 94 (5.23%) Photoshop
2 61 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 46 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (1.50%) Fireworks
5 25 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (1.28%) MS Office
7 13 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (0.67%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.11%) MS Project
13 1 (0.056%) InDesign
13 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.056%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 32 (1.78%) Magento
2 12 (0.67%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) Tridion
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.11%) Shopify
8 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.056%) Summit
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.67%) Force.com
5 11 (0.61%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (0.44%) SaaS
7 8 (0.44%) GitHub
8 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.33%) Route 53
9 5 (0.28%) Office 365
10 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.17%) Heroku
11 1 (0.056%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.056%) Responsys
11 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.056%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 160 (8.90%) HTTP
2 77 (4.28%) Internet
3 60 (3.34%) LDAP
4 53 (2.95%) Intranet
5 20 (1.11%) SSL
6 13 (0.72%) Extranet
7 12 (0.67%) DNS
8 7 (0.39%) SAN
8 7 (0.39%) NAS
9 6 (0.33%) MVNO
10 2 (0.11%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.11%) SMTP
10 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.11%) FTP
10 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.056%) Network Security
11 1 (0.056%) Firewall
11 1 (0.056%) SSH
11 1 (0.056%) ATM
11 1 (0.056%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 248 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 214 (11.90%) MySQL
4 72 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 69 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (2.78%) MariaDB
7 47 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 46 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (2.34%) Neo4j
10 39 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (1.67%) NoSQL
12 26 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (1.45%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 24 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (0.95%) Big Data
16 14 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.72%) Jackrabbit
18 11 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 273 (15.18%) Git (software)
2 235 (13.07%) Subversion
3 131 (7.29%) Visual Studio
4 75 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 65 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 63 (3.50%) JUnit
7 58 (3.23%) Selenium
8 53 (2.95%) Maven
9 37 (2.06%) JIRA
10 35 (1.95%) Eclipse
10 35 (1.95%) Grunt
10 35 (1.95%) Mockito
10 35 (1.95%) Cucumber
11 32 (1.78%) Jasmine
12 24 (1.33%) jMock
13 23 (1.28%) Axure RP
14 22 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
15 19 (1.06%) NUnit
15 19 (1.06%) Mercurial
15 19 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 219 (12.18%) Finance
2 112 (6.23%) Banking
3 71 (3.95%) Retail
4 64 (3.56%) Marketing
5 43 (2.39%) Investment Banking
6 35 (1.95%) Publishing
6 35 (1.95%) Legal
7 29 (1.61%) Back Office
8 23 (1.28%) Games
9 21 (1.17%) Front Office
10 18 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.67%) Advertising
12 11 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.50%) Automotive
14 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.44%) Electronics
15 7 (0.39%) German Language
16 6 (0.33%) Law
16 6 (0.33%) Billing
17 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1372 (76.31%) Developer
2 264 (14.68%) Web Developer
3 251 (13.96%) Java Developer
4 230 (12.79%) Front-End Developer
5 188 (10.46%) .NET Developer
6 155 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 93 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 89 (4.95%) Analyst
9 71 (3.95%) PHP Developer
10 61 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
11 59 (3.28%) Designer
12 57 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 53 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
13 53 (2.95%) Project Manager
13 53 (2.95%) Business Analyst
14 43 (2.39%) Software Engineer
15 42 (2.34%) Python Developer
15 42 (2.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 40 (2.22%) Front-End Web Developer
17 38 (2.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1138 (63.29%) HTML
2 993 (55.23%) CSS
3 532 (29.59%) .NET
4 486 (27.03%) HTML5
5 485 (26.97%) jQuery
6 382 (21.25%) ASP.NET
7 361 (20.08%) CSS3
8 283 (15.74%) XML
9 269 (14.96%) Web Services
10 208 (11.57%) Ajax
11 195 (10.85%) REST
12 173 (9.62%) Spring
13 169 (9.40%) AngularJS
14 166 (9.23%) JSON
15 158 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 140 (7.79%) Hibernate
17 133 (7.40%) .NET Framework
18 123 (6.84%) RESTful
19 106 (5.90%) Django
20 103 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 192 (10.68%) User Experience
2 89 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (4.56%) Visualisation
4 80 (4.45%) Open Source
5 70 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 69 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (2.73%) W3C
8 47 (2.61%) Computer Science
9 26 (1.45%) Graphic Design
9 26 (1.45%) NHS
10 24 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 19 (1.06%) Social Media
11 19 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.00%) Data Integration
13 14 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.72%) Web 2.0
14 13 (0.72%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.72%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.67%) GIS
16 10 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 352 (19.58%) Linux
2 238 (13.24%) UNIX
3 176 (9.79%) Mac OS X
4 87 (4.84%) Windows
5 41 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.17%) Android
7 14 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.50%) AIX
8 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.22%) webOS
11 4 (0.22%) CentOS
11 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.17%) Debian
12 3 (0.17%) Solaris
12 3 (0.17%) VMS
12 3 (0.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 815 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (23.69%) MVC
3 320 (17.80%) TDD
4 309 (17.19%) Scrum
5 276 (15.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 251 (13.96%) OO
7 219 (12.18%) Web Design
8 202 (11.23%) E-Commerce
9 162 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
10 152 (8.45%) BDD
11 119 (6.62%) Configuration Management
12 106 (5.90%) Unit Testing
13 96 (5.34%) Software Engineering
14 95 (5.28%) Mentoring
15 93 (5.17%) Content Management
16 92 (5.12%) Project Management
17 83 (4.62%) OOP
18 66 (3.67%) OOD
19 62 (3.45%) Automated Testing
20 55 (3.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1018 (56.62%) JavaScript
2 492 (27.36%) Java
3 443 (24.64%) SQL
4 439 (24.42%) C#
5 229 (12.74%) Python
6 221 (12.29%) PHP
7 138 (7.68%) Ruby
8 93 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 76 (4.23%) Scala
10 54 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 53 (2.95%) C++
12 47 (2.61%) Perl
13 44 (2.45%) VBA
14 39 (2.17%) VB.NET
15 33 (1.84%) C
16 31 (1.72%) PHP5
17 30 (1.67%) Shell Script
18 18 (1.00%) VB
19 15 (0.83%) Apex Code
20 11 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 105 (5.84%) Degree
2 73 (4.06%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.83%) Sun Certification
5 12 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.28%) ISEB
7 5 (0.28%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.17%) PMP
8 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.11%) MCTS
9 2 (0.11%) MCITP
9 2 (0.11%) MCP
9 2 (0.11%) MCSD
9 2 (0.11%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.056%) PhD
10 1 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.056%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.056%) MCPD
10 1 (0.056%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.06%) QA
2 12 (0.67%) WCAG
3 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.056%) Section 508
6 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.056%) Basel II
6 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.056%) WAI
6 1 (0.056%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.61%) VirtualBox
1 11 (0.61%) Docker
2 8 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.39%) vSphere
3 7 (0.39%) Varnish
4 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.056%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.056%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (1.95%) Puppet
2 22 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.11%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.33%) Nagios
6 5 (0.28%) Ansible
7 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.11%) Kibana
8 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.056%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.056%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.056%) Cacti
9 1 (0.056%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.056%) yum
Vendors
1 192 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 185 (10.29%) Oracle
3 74 (4.12%) Adobe
4 69 (3.84%) Google
5 63 (3.50%) Sitecore
6 34 (1.89%) Zend
7 31 (1.72%) Twitter
8 24 (1.33%) Sun
9 22 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (1.17%) RedDot
11 19 (1.06%) Open Text
12 15 (0.83%) VMware
13 14 (0.78%) SAP
13 14 (0.78%) HP
14 13 (0.72%) AccuRev
15 12 (0.67%) EPiServer
15 12 (0.67%) Facebook
15 12 (0.67%) ESRI
16 11 (0.61%) BMC
16 11 (0.61%) IBM
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £345 per day DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £440 per day DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Talent International
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day initally 6 months
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leamington Spa
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago