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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 117 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Web Development 967 821 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.83% 1.73% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.33% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 553 473
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £12.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £56.94 £50.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.94% +6.36%
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
38903 35185 33514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.78% 74.30% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25676 22290 19923
Average daily rate £425 £403 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1049 1367
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 458 £413 +3.12% 175
South East +31 173 £330 +1.53% 93
East of England +15 103 £430 +43.33% 56
Yorkshire +35 68 £328 +3.96% 37
North East +9 48 £385 +54.00% 12
North West +4 40 £314 -0.39% 87
West Midlands +13 38 £350 +11.11% 30
South West -50 24 £320 +6.66% 36
East Midlands +5 22 £320 +10.34% 19
Midlands - - - -
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1202 (62.93%) HTML
2 1080 (56.54%) JavaScript
3 1074 (56.23%) CSS
4 844 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
5 560 (29.32%) .NET
6 528 (27.64%) HTML5
7 513 (26.86%) Java
8 507 (26.54%) jQuery
9 467 (24.45%) C#
10 463 (24.24%) SQL
11 435 (22.77%) MVC
12 412 (21.57%) ASP.NET
13 389 (20.37%) CSS3
14 379 (19.84%) Linux
15 341 (17.85%) TDD
16 323 (16.91%) SQL Server
17 310 (16.23%) Scrum
18 305 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
19 293 (15.34%) Git (software)
20 280 (14.66%) XML
21 270 (14.14%) Web Services
21 270 (14.14%) OO
22 267 (13.98%) Relational Database
23 264 (13.82%) UNIX
24 257 (13.46%) Subversion
25 245 (12.83%) Python
26 234 (12.25%) Web Design
27 232 (12.15%) PHP
28 230 (12.04%) MySQL
28 230 (12.04%) Finance

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 167 (8.74%) CMS
2 127 (6.65%) Node.js
3 83 (4.35%) Apache
4 76 (3.98%) SharePoint
5 71 (3.72%) JBoss
6 63 (3.30%) IIS
7 48 (2.51%) WordPress
8 47 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 46 (2.41%) Tomcat
10 37 (1.94%) Umbraco
11 35 (1.83%) Drupal
12 29 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 26 (1.36%) WebLogic
14 26 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
16 17 (0.89%) Documentum
17 12 (0.63%) ArcGIS
18 11 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 92 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 65 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 43 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (1.47%) MS Office
5 27 (1.41%) Fireworks
6 18 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (0.52%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.57%) Magento
2 15 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.37%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.21%) Tridion
8 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.10%) Shopify
11 1 (0.052%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.052%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 11 (0.58%) Force.com
6 10 (0.52%) SaaS
7 9 (0.47%) Office 365
7 9 (0.47%) GitHub
8 7 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.31%) Route 53
9 6 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.26%) Heroku
11 1 (0.052%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.052%) Responsys
11 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.052%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.052%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.052%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 173 (9.06%) HTTP
2 92 (4.82%) Internet
3 66 (3.46%) LDAP
4 45 (2.36%) Intranet
5 18 (0.94%) SSL
6 17 (0.89%) DNS
7 13 (0.68%) Extranet
8 7 (0.37%) NAS
8 7 (0.37%) SAN
8 7 (0.37%) FTP
9 6 (0.31%) MVNO
10 5 (0.26%) SSH
11 4 (0.21%) Telnet
11 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.21%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.16%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.10%) SNMP
13 2 (0.10%) SMTP
13 2 (0.10%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.052%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 267 (13.98%) Relational Database
3 230 (12.04%) MySQL
4 72 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 69 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (2.67%) MariaDB
7 50 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 41 (2.15%) Neo4j
10 37 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (1.41%) NoSQL
13 22 (1.15%) Oracle Database
13 22 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (0.99%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 18 (0.94%) Redis
17 17 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (0.84%) Big Data
19 14 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 293 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 257 (13.46%) Subversion
3 134 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 76 (3.98%) Jenkins
5 73 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 67 (3.51%) Selenium
7 62 (3.25%) JUnit
8 54 (2.83%) Maven
9 42 (2.20%) Grunt
10 40 (2.09%) Eclipse
11 37 (1.94%) JIRA
12 34 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 33 (1.73%) Jasmine
14 30 (1.57%) Mockito
15 27 (1.41%) jMock
16 25 (1.31%) NUnit
17 23 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
18 18 (0.94%) Axure RP
19 16 (0.84%) TeamCity
20 15 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 230 (12.04%) Finance
2 115 (6.02%) Banking
3 76 (3.98%) Marketing
4 66 (3.46%) Retail
5 50 (2.62%) Investment Banking
6 36 (1.88%) Legal
7 34 (1.78%) Publishing
8 29 (1.52%) Back Office
9 26 (1.36%) Front Office
9 26 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.15%) Games
11 19 (0.99%) Advertising
12 13 (0.68%) Electronics
13 12 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.63%) Automotive
14 9 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.37%) German Language
15 7 (0.37%) Billing
16 6 (0.31%) Law
17 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1441 (75.45%) Developer
2 304 (15.92%) Web Developer
3 260 (13.61%) Java Developer
4 238 (12.46%) Front-End Developer
5 191 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 160 (8.38%) Senior Developer
7 104 (5.45%) Analyst
8 93 (4.87%) C# Developer
9 73 (3.82%) PHP Developer
10 71 (3.72%) Business Analyst
11 65 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 63 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 63 (3.30%) Python Developer
13 61 (3.19%) Designer
14 56 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
15 54 (2.83%) Project Manager
16 51 (2.67%) Front-End Web Developer
17 44 (2.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 44 (2.30%) UI Developer
18 42 (2.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1202 (62.93%) HTML
2 1074 (56.23%) CSS
3 560 (29.32%) .NET
4 528 (27.64%) HTML5
5 507 (26.54%) jQuery
6 412 (21.57%) ASP.NET
7 389 (20.37%) CSS3
8 280 (14.66%) XML
9 270 (14.14%) Web Services
10 229 (11.99%) Ajax
11 181 (9.48%) Spring
12 179 (9.37%) REST
13 175 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 164 (8.59%) AngularJS
15 163 (8.53%) JSON
16 158 (8.27%) Hibernate
17 135 (7.07%) .NET Framework
18 126 (6.60%) Django
19 115 (6.02%) RESTful
20 100 (5.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 193 (10.10%) User Experience
2 99 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (4.87%) Open Source
4 91 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 77 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 49 (2.57%) Computer Science
8 41 (2.15%) W3C
9 28 (1.47%) NHS
10 25 (1.31%) Graphic Design
11 23 (1.20%) Digital Media
12 21 (1.10%) Wiki
13 20 (1.05%) Social Media
14 19 (0.99%) Data Integration
14 19 (0.99%) N-Tier
14 19 (0.99%) Algorithms
15 17 (0.89%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.84%) Mathematics
16 16 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 15 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 379 (19.84%) Linux
2 264 (13.82%) UNIX
3 193 (10.10%) Mac OS X
4 103 (5.39%) Windows
5 47 (2.46%) Android
6 46 (2.41%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.47%) AIX
9 9 (0.47%) Solaris
10 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.31%) CentOS
10 6 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.31%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.21%) webOS
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.052%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 844 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (22.77%) MVC
3 341 (17.85%) TDD
4 310 (16.23%) Scrum
5 305 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 270 (14.14%) OO
7 234 (12.25%) Web Design
8 217 (11.36%) E-Commerce
9 175 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
10 169 (8.85%) BDD
11 132 (6.91%) Configuration Management
12 106 (5.55%) Project Management
13 101 (5.29%) Mentoring
14 100 (5.24%) Unit Testing
15 98 (5.13%) Software Engineering
16 94 (4.92%) Content Management
17 77 (4.03%) OOP
17 77 (4.03%) Automated Testing
18 67 (3.51%) Analytics
19 65 (3.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1080 (56.54%) JavaScript
2 513 (26.86%) Java
3 467 (24.45%) C#
4 463 (24.24%) SQL
5 245 (12.83%) Python
6 232 (12.15%) PHP
7 149 (7.80%) Ruby
8 110 (5.76%) PL/SQL
9 85 (4.45%) Scala
10 57 (2.98%) T-SQL
11 51 (2.67%) C++
12 49 (2.57%) Perl
13 42 (2.20%) VBA
14 33 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 32 (1.68%) PHP5
16 28 (1.47%) C
17 23 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 20 (1.05%) VB
19 15 (0.79%) Apex Code
20 12 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 105 (5.50%) Degree
2 80 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 46 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.73%) Sun Certification
5 12 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.26%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.16%) MCPD
8 3 (0.16%) ISEB
8 3 (0.16%) PMP
8 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.10%) MCTS
9 2 (0.10%) MCP
9 2 (0.10%) MCSE
9 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.10%) MCITP
10 1 (0.052%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.052%) PhD
10 1 (0.052%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.19%) QA
2 12 (0.63%) WCAG
3 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.31%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.052%) Section 508
6 1 (0.052%) WAI
6 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.052%) HL7
6 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.052%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.47%) Docker
2 9 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.37%) vSphere
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.21%) Varnish
6 3 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (1.88%) Puppet
2 21 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.05%) Vagrant
4 9 (0.47%) Nagios
5 7 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.21%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.21%) Ansible
6 4 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.10%) Kibana
7 2 (0.10%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.052%) YUM
8 1 (0.052%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.052%) Cacti
8 1 (0.052%) SCCM
8 1 (0.052%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 207 (10.84%) Oracle
2 193 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 75 (3.93%) Sitecore
4 69 (3.61%) Adobe
5 67 (3.51%) Google
6 33 (1.73%) Zend
7 31 (1.62%) Twitter
8 23 (1.20%) Sun
9 22 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.89%) Facebook
10 17 (0.89%) VMware
11 15 (0.79%) SAP
12 14 (0.73%) Open Text
13 12 (0.63%) ESRI
13 12 (0.63%) HP
13 12 (0.63%) AccuRev
14 11 (0.58%) EPiServer
14 11 (0.58%) RedDot
15 10 (0.52%) Sybase
15 10 (0.52%) EMC
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day initally 6 months
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day 6mths rolling contract
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Red Sofa London
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Rate: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sothebys Institute
Rate: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago