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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 133 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Development 785 813 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.78% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.36% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 517 394
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 23
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £12.10 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £75.22 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £19.81 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.67% -39.06%
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -17 370 £425 +17.24% 182
South East +25 207 £351 +7.84% 116
Yorkshire -1 55 £340 +13.33% 45
South West -30 40 £325 -13.33% 53
North West -35 37 £325 -7.14% 101
East of England -38 28 £375 - 60
West Midlands +2 23 £325 +13.04% 50
North East +8 15 £430 +56.36% 10
East Midlands -6 9 £540 +68.75% 22
Midlands - 3 £175 -
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1082 (62.54%) HTML
2 981 (56.71%) JavaScript
3 910 (52.60%) CSS
4 824 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
5 518 (29.94%) Java
6 467 (26.99%) .NET
7 446 (25.78%) HTML5
8 441 (25.49%) jQuery
9 402 (23.24%) SQL
10 379 (21.91%) C#
11 373 (21.56%) Linux
12 354 (20.46%) MVC
13 343 (19.83%) TDD
14 303 (17.51%) ASP.NET
15 297 (17.17%) CSS3
16 284 (16.42%) XML
17 280 (16.18%) Scrum
18 277 (16.01%) Git (software)
19 272 (15.72%) Web Services
20 264 (15.26%) SQL Server
21 262 (15.14%) Responsive Web Design
22 260 (15.03%) Relational Database
23 253 (14.62%) OO
24 249 (14.39%) Subversion
25 233 (13.47%) UNIX
26 224 (12.95%) Web Design
27 222 (12.83%) Python
28 220 (12.72%) PHP
29 213 (12.31%) REST
30 210 (12.14%) Finance

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 155 (8.96%) CMS
2 113 (6.53%) Node.js
3 89 (5.14%) Apache
4 61 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 60 (3.47%) IIS
6 56 (3.24%) JBoss
7 53 (3.06%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.97%) WordPress
9 31 (1.79%) Drupal
10 30 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 27 (1.56%) WebLogic
12 26 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 25 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
14 22 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (1.10%) Umbraco
16 14 (0.81%) Documentum
16 14 (0.81%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.75%) nginx
17 13 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (0.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 72 (4.16%) Photoshop
1 72 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.25%) MS Office
3 32 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 26 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.04%) Fireworks
6 15 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.64%) MS Project
8 10 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
8 10 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.058%) Mingle
10 1 (0.058%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 43 (2.49%) Magento
2 18 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.058%) Shopify
8 1 (0.058%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.058%) Tridion
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 16 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.81%) GitHub
6 13 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.46%) Force.com
9 6 (0.35%) SaaS
9 6 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.35%) Route 53
10 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.12%) Heroku
11 1 (0.058%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.058%) Responsys
11 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.058%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.058%) Office 365
11 1 (0.058%) IaaS
11 1 (0.058%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 177 (10.23%) HTTP
2 70 (4.05%) Internet
3 44 (2.54%) Intranet
4 42 (2.43%) LDAP
5 13 (0.75%) SSL
6 11 (0.64%) DNS
7 8 (0.46%) Extranet
8 7 (0.40%) NAS
8 7 (0.40%) SAN
9 6 (0.35%) MVNO
10 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.12%) Firewall
12 1 (0.058%) Wireless
12 1 (0.058%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.058%) Network Security
12 1 (0.058%) AMQP
12 1 (0.058%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.058%) FTP
12 1 (0.058%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 260 (15.03%) Relational Database
3 187 (10.81%) MySQL
4 75 (4.34%) MongoDB
5 68 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (2.66%) RDBMS
9 42 (2.43%) MariaDB
10 41 (2.37%) Neo4j
11 40 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
12 37 (2.14%) NoSQL
13 24 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 24 (1.39%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (1.10%) Big Data
16 16 (0.92%) Jackrabbit
17 15 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 277 (16.01%) Git (software)
2 249 (14.39%) Subversion
3 117 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 91 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 73 (4.22%) JUnit
6 70 (4.05%) Maven
6 70 (4.05%) Selenium
7 64 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 59 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (3.35%) Mockito
10 48 (2.77%) Grunt
11 44 (2.54%) Jasmine
12 31 (1.79%) Eclipse
13 29 (1.68%) JIRA
14 28 (1.62%) jMock
15 27 (1.56%) Axure RP
16 25 (1.45%) Bower
17 22 (1.27%) NUnit
18 20 (1.16%) Hudson
19 17 (0.98%) QUnit
General
1 210 (12.14%) Finance
2 111 (6.42%) Banking
3 59 (3.41%) Retail
4 53 (3.06%) Marketing
5 48 (2.77%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.43%) Publishing
7 35 (2.02%) Back Office
8 27 (1.56%) Games
9 22 (1.27%) Front Office
10 18 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.98%) Legal
12 15 (0.87%) Advertising
13 11 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.40%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.29%) German Language
16 4 (0.23%) Automotive
16 4 (0.23%) Electronics
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.17%) Billing
18 2 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 1273 (73.58%) Developer
2 272 (15.72%) Java Developer
3 217 (12.54%) Web Developer
4 205 (11.85%) Front-End Developer
5 148 (8.55%) Senior Developer
5 148 (8.55%) .NET Developer
6 117 (6.76%) Analyst
7 85 (4.91%) C# Developer
8 67 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 59 (3.41%) Designer
10 52 (3.01%) Project Manager
11 51 (2.95%) PHP Developer
12 49 (2.83%) Business Analyst
12 49 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
13 46 (2.66%) Architect
13 46 (2.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 42 (2.43%) SQL Developer
15 37 (2.14%) Consultant
16 34 (1.97%) Software Engineer
16 34 (1.97%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1082 (62.54%) HTML
2 910 (52.60%) CSS
3 467 (26.99%) .NET
4 446 (25.78%) HTML5
5 441 (25.49%) jQuery
6 303 (17.51%) ASP.NET
7 297 (17.17%) CSS3
8 284 (16.42%) XML
9 272 (15.72%) Web Services
10 213 (12.31%) REST
11 200 (11.56%) AngularJS
12 183 (10.58%) Ajax
13 166 (9.60%) Spring
14 162 (9.36%) JSON
15 158 (9.13%) RESTful
16 144 (8.32%) Hibernate
17 115 (6.65%) .NET Framework
18 114 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 113 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC
20 95 (5.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 185 (10.69%) User Experience
2 94 (5.43%) Open Source
3 72 (4.16%) Visualisation
4 71 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 70 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 43 (2.49%) W3C
9 34 (1.97%) Digital Media
10 29 (1.68%) NHS
11 25 (1.45%) Graphic Design
12 23 (1.33%) Social Media
13 19 (1.10%) Management Information System
14 18 (1.04%) Web 2.0
15 17 (0.98%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.69%) Data Integration
16 12 (0.69%) Blog
17 11 (0.64%) Mathematics
17 11 (0.64%) Replication
17 11 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 373 (21.56%) Linux
2 233 (13.47%) UNIX
3 173 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 77 (4.45%) Windows
5 36 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 34 (1.97%) Android
7 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.40%) CentOS
8 7 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.17%) VMS
10 3 (0.17%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) AIX
11 2 (0.12%) Debian
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (20.46%) MVC
3 343 (19.83%) TDD
4 280 (16.18%) Scrum
5 262 (15.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 253 (14.62%) OO
7 224 (12.95%) Web Design
8 168 (9.71%) E-Commerce
8 168 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
9 163 (9.42%) BDD
10 109 (6.30%) Configuration Management
11 94 (5.43%) Project Management
12 93 (5.38%) Unit Testing
13 80 (4.62%) Content Management
14 76 (4.39%) Software Engineering
15 71 (4.10%) Mentoring
16 64 (3.70%) OOD
17 62 (3.58%) User Stories
18 59 (3.41%) Automated Testing
19 58 (3.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 981 (56.71%) JavaScript
2 518 (29.94%) Java
3 402 (23.24%) SQL
4 379 (21.91%) C#
5 222 (12.83%) Python
6 220 (12.72%) PHP
7 154 (8.90%) Ruby
8 70 (4.05%) Scala
9 66 (3.82%) PL/SQL
10 50 (2.89%) Perl
11 49 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 47 (2.72%) VBA
13 46 (2.66%) C++
14 45 (2.60%) VB.NET
15 32 (1.85%) Shell Script
16 24 (1.39%) C
17 20 (1.16%) PHP5
18 17 (0.98%) VB
19 15 (0.87%) XPath
20 14 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 95 (5.49%) Degree
2 61 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.92%) VCP4
4 16 (0.92%) Sun Certification
5 12 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.17%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.17%) PMP
7 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.17%) ISEB
8 2 (0.12%) MCSD
9 1 (0.058%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.058%) MCAD
9 1 (0.058%) MCTS
9 1 (0.058%) MCITP
9 1 (0.058%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.058%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.77%) QA
2 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.058%) HL7
4 1 (0.058%) SLA
4 1 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.058%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (0.92%) VirtualBox
2 14 (0.81%) Docker
3 10 (0.58%) Varnish
4 9 (0.52%) vSphere
5 8 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.23%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 45 (2.60%) Puppet
2 22 (1.27%) Vagrant
3 21 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.46%) Ansible
5 7 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.23%) Nagios
7 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.17%) Kibana
8 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.12%) SCCM
8 2 (0.12%) AppManager
9 1 (0.058%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.058%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.058%) yum
9 1 (0.058%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.058%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 194 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 158 (9.13%) Oracle
3 73 (4.22%) Adobe
4 63 (3.64%) Google
5 49 (2.83%) Sitecore
6 31 (1.79%) Twitter
7 22 (1.27%) Zend
8 21 (1.21%) RedDot
9 20 (1.16%) Open Text
10 19 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.04%) Sun
11 18 (1.04%) VMware
12 16 (0.92%) SAP
13 13 (0.75%) Business Objects
14 11 (0.64%) EPiServer
15 10 (0.58%) Ektron
16 9 (0.52%) Lotus
16 9 (0.52%) ESRI
17 8 (0.46%) IBM
17 8 (0.46%) EMC
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £40 - 50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £335 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago