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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 141 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Development 845 927 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.88% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.45% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 639 481
Average daily rate
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£384 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 22
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.03 £16.20 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £41.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £60.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +86.15%
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
40215 37779 34958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.82% 76.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26663 23855 21652
Average daily rate £420 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1061 1097 1040
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 July 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 28 July 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 28 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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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 -22 429 £413 +3.12% 164
South East -13 182 £375 +7.14% 70
South West +39 79 £365 +16.80% 37
East of England -28 38 £336 -4.14% 38
North West -46 34 £350 +10.23% 82
Yorkshire -29 28 £356 +14.00% 37
West Midlands -18 24 £339 +12.91% 27
East Midlands +5 17 £280 -19.13% 33
North East -11 15 £445 +102.27% 5
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1018 (58.14%) HTML
2 996 (56.88%) JavaScript
3 896 (51.17%) CSS
4 763 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
5 527 (30.10%) SQL
6 501 (28.61%) .NET
7 457 (26.10%) Java
8 425 (24.27%) HTML5
9 399 (22.79%) C#
10 395 (22.56%) TDD
11 384 (21.93%) jQuery
12 337 (19.25%) SQL Server
13 332 (18.96%) MVC
14 321 (18.33%) Scrum
15 314 (17.93%) Linux
16 310 (17.70%) ASP.NET
17 282 (16.11%) Web Services
18 268 (15.31%) CSS3
19 256 (14.62%) Git (software)
20 255 (14.56%) XML
21 249 (14.22%) AngularJS
22 241 (13.76%) PHP
22 241 (13.76%) Finance
23 237 (13.54%) OO
24 222 (12.68%) Relational Database
25 221 (12.62%) Responsive Web Design
26 206 (11.76%) Oracle
27 202 (11.54%) Microsoft
27 202 (11.54%) Subversion
28 199 (11.36%) MySQL

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 146 (8.34%) CMS
2 126 (7.20%) Apache
3 96 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 95 (5.43%) Node.js
5 80 (4.57%) IIS
6 53 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 41 (2.34%) Drupal
8 36 (2.06%) Umbraco
9 35 (2.00%) WordPress
9 35 (2.00%) JBoss
10 33 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
11 32 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 26 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 25 (1.43%) WebLogic
13 25 (1.43%) Confluence
14 22 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.57%) ColdFusion
16 10 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
17 9 (0.51%) Liferay
Applications
1 87 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.71%) Photoshop
3 38 (2.17%) MS Office
4 31 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.97%) Fireworks
7 14 (0.80%) MS Project
8 7 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.29%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.11%) Mingle
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (1.71%) Magento
2 21 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.34%) Summit
3 6 (0.34%) BigMachines
4 4 (0.23%) Tridion
5 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.057%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.057%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (1.94%) Google Analytics
3 31 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.43%) GitHub
5 18 (1.03%) SaaS
6 12 (0.69%) Heroku
7 11 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (0.40%) Office 365
10 5 (0.29%) Force.com
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.11%) IaaS
12 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.057%) Taleo
13 1 (0.057%) PaaS
13 1 (0.057%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (7.88%) HTTP
2 85 (4.85%) Internet
3 31 (1.77%) Intranet
4 15 (0.86%) DNS
5 13 (0.74%) Firewall
6 12 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.69%) LDAP
7 10 (0.57%) VPN
8 8 (0.46%) SSL
9 6 (0.34%) DHCP
10 4 (0.23%) Broadband
10 4 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (0.17%) NAS
11 3 (0.17%) 2G
11 3 (0.17%) Extranet
11 3 (0.17%) 3G
12 2 (0.11%) SAN
12 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.11%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 222 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 199 (11.36%) MySQL
4 70 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (3.60%) MongoDB
6 62 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 42 (2.40%) RDBMS
11 39 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 37 (2.11%) NoSQL
13 33 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 28 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (1.31%) Big Data
16 15 (0.86%) DB2
17 14 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
18 13 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 256 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 202 (11.54%) Subversion
3 100 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 98 (5.60%) Visual Studio
5 65 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 57 (3.26%) Grunt
7 53 (3.03%) Selenium
8 49 (2.80%) Maven
9 46 (2.63%) JUnit
10 42 (2.40%) Cucumber
11 38 (2.17%) JIRA
12 34 (1.94%) gulp
13 33 (1.88%) Bower
14 32 (1.83%) Eclipse
14 32 (1.83%) Jasmine
15 28 (1.60%) Mockito
16 27 (1.54%) Mocha
16 27 (1.54%) jMock
17 18 (1.03%) Ant
18 15 (0.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 241 (13.76%) Finance
2 144 (8.22%) Banking
3 67 (3.83%) Marketing
4 61 (3.48%) Retail
4 61 (3.48%) Investment Banking
5 44 (2.51%) Publishing
6 34 (1.94%) Back Office
7 23 (1.31%) Games
8 21 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.14%) Front Office
10 15 (0.86%) Legal
11 13 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 13 (0.74%) Advertising
12 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.46%) Automotive
13 8 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.40%) Military
15 6 (0.34%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.29%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1244 (71.05%) Developer
2 307 (17.53%) Web Developer
3 220 (12.56%) Java Developer
4 177 (10.11%) Front-End Developer
5 166 (9.48%) .NET Developer
6 123 (7.02%) Analyst
7 120 (6.85%) Senior Developer
8 105 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 86 (4.91%) Architect
10 84 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
11 61 (3.48%) Project Manager
12 58 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 54 (3.08%) Business Analyst
14 53 (3.03%) PHP Developer
14 53 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
15 48 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 48 (2.74%) Designer
16 45 (2.57%) Software Engineer
17 41 (2.34%) Ruby Developer
18 34 (1.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1018 (58.14%) HTML
2 896 (51.17%) CSS
3 501 (28.61%) .NET
4 425 (24.27%) HTML5
5 384 (21.93%) jQuery
6 310 (17.70%) ASP.NET
7 282 (16.11%) Web Services
8 268 (15.31%) CSS3
9 255 (14.56%) XML
10 249 (14.22%) AngularJS
11 163 (9.31%) REST
12 160 (9.14%) Ajax
13 154 (8.79%) JSON
14 127 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 123 (7.02%) .NET Framework
16 120 (6.85%) RESTful
17 117 (6.68%) Spring
18 106 (6.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 101 (5.77%) Hibernate
20 97 (5.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 154 (8.79%) User Experience
2 80 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (4.40%) Visualisation
4 74 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.71%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 32 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 27 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 27 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 25 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.09%) Social Media
10 19 (1.09%) W3C
11 13 (0.74%) NHS
11 13 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 13 (0.74%) FlexPod
12 11 (0.63%) Replication
13 9 (0.51%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.46%) GIS
15 7 (0.40%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.34%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 314 (17.93%) Linux
2 176 (10.05%) UNIX
3 144 (8.22%) Windows
4 88 (5.03%) Mac OS X
5 45 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.40%) Android
7 21 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.46%) SUSE
13 7 (0.40%) AIX
14 6 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.17%) CentOS
16 3 (0.17%) Solaris
16 3 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (22.56%) TDD
3 332 (18.96%) MVC
4 321 (18.33%) Scrum
5 237 (13.54%) OO
6 221 (12.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 196 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
8 181 (10.34%) Web Design
9 145 (8.28%) E-Commerce
10 135 (7.71%) BDD
11 115 (6.57%) Open Source
12 109 (6.23%) Unit Testing
12 109 (6.23%) Configuration Management
13 95 (5.43%) Software Engineering
14 84 (4.80%) User Stories
15 82 (4.68%) Project Management
16 76 (4.34%) Content Management
16 76 (4.34%) Pair Programming
17 74 (4.23%) SDLC
18 69 (3.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 996 (56.88%) JavaScript
2 527 (30.10%) SQL
3 457 (26.10%) Java
4 399 (22.79%) C#
5 241 (13.76%) PHP
6 141 (8.05%) Python
7 126 (7.20%) Ruby
8 63 (3.60%) T-SQL
9 58 (3.31%) Perl
10 57 (3.26%) Scala
11 54 (3.08%) VB.NET
12 44 (2.51%) C++
13 38 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.88%) VB
15 30 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 15 (0.86%) PHP5
17 15 (0.86%) VBA
18 14 (0.80%) Apex Code
19 11 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 103 (5.88%) Degree
2 84 (4.80%) Security Cleared
3 68 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.46%) HND
4 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (0.34%) CCNP
5 6 (0.34%) CCNA
5 6 (0.34%) CISSP
5 6 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.29%) A+ Certification
6 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.29%) CEH
7 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.17%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.17%) MCAD
8 3 (0.17%) MCSD
8 3 (0.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.91%) QA
2 6 (0.34%) ISO 14001
2 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.29%) Basel II
4 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) HL7
5 3 (0.17%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.057%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.03%) Docker
3 15 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.51%) vSphere
5 7 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.34%) Varnish
7 5 (0.29%) KVM
8 3 (0.17%) XenApp
9 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.057%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.057%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (2.28%) Puppet
2 36 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.86%) Ansible
4 11 (0.63%) Nagios
5 9 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (0.46%) Kibana
7 7 (0.40%) Jitterbit
7 7 (0.40%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.29%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.29%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.23%) Opsview
9 4 (0.23%) SmokePing
9 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.23%) Cacti
10 3 (0.17%) SCCM
11 2 (0.11%) CA LISA
11 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.11%) AppManager
11 2 (0.11%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.057%) Salt
Vendors
1 206 (11.76%) Oracle
2 202 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.74%) Adobe
4 45 (2.57%) Sitecore
5 41 (2.34%) Google
6 23 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (1.31%) VMware
7 19 (1.09%) Twitter
8 18 (1.03%) Zend
9 17 (0.97%) HP
10 16 (0.91%) Informatica
11 13 (0.74%) IBM
12 12 (0.69%) BMC
12 12 (0.69%) New Relic
13 11 (0.63%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.57%) Sun
14 10 (0.57%) Progress
14 10 (0.57%) Symantec
14 10 (0.57%) Apigee
15 9 (0.51%) Citrix
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £35 - £45 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £120 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £330 - £390 Per Day 12 Month Rolling Contract (36 Month potential)
Posted: 5 days ago