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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 119 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Development 901 986 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.78% 1.92% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.56% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 627 429
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 18
Average hourly rate £34.00 £18.74 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.47% -46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.27 £12.21 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.36 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £21.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+60.05% -38.41%
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
38871 38571 31935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.61% 75.29% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24647 24360 19546
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1130 1000
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.25 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +2 443 £425 +17.24% 195
South East -1 185 £375 +15.38% 102
South West +6 61 £325 -1.88% 39
North West -28 53 £350 +11.91% 81
Yorkshire -11 49 £340 +21.42% 37
West Midlands -4 44 £340 +13.14% 36
East of England -29 38 £375 +3.44% 47
East Midlands -14 15 £308 +8.84% 29
North East -1 11 £430 +14.66% 7
Midlands - 2 £175 - 1
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1053 (63.21%) HTML
2 993 (59.60%) JavaScript
3 849 (50.96%) CSS
4 796 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
5 497 (29.83%) .NET
6 468 (28.09%) Java
7 429 (25.75%) jQuery
8 425 (25.51%) SQL
9 410 (24.61%) HTML5
10 391 (23.47%) C#
11 363 (21.79%) MVC
12 349 (20.95%) TDD
13 325 (19.51%) Linux
14 315 (18.91%) ASP.NET
15 305 (18.31%) SQL Server
16 265 (15.91%) Web Services
17 259 (15.55%) Git (software)
18 258 (15.49%) OO
19 256 (15.37%) Scrum
20 252 (15.13%) CSS3
21 243 (14.59%) XML
22 237 (14.23%) Finance
23 230 (13.81%) Subversion
24 226 (13.57%) Relational Database
25 221 (13.27%) Responsive Web Design
26 219 (13.15%) AngularJS
27 217 (13.03%) Microsoft
28 214 (12.85%) PHP
29 187 (11.22%) Ajax
30 185 (11.10%) REST

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 174 (10.44%) CMS
2 103 (6.18%) Node.js
3 98 (5.88%) Apache
4 81 (4.86%) IIS
5 65 (3.90%) Tomcat
6 50 (3.00%) SharePoint
7 38 (2.28%) Drupal
8 31 (1.86%) WordPress
9 30 (1.80%) Umbraco
9 30 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
10 29 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 28 (1.68%) JBoss
12 24 (1.44%) WebSphere
13 23 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (1.02%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.78%) nginx
17 10 (0.60%) Confluence
17 10 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
18 7 (0.42%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 84 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.66%) Photoshop
3 40 (2.40%) MS Office
4 28 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.90%) Fireworks
6 15 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.66%) MS Project
8 8 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.060%) Mingle
11 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.060%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.060%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 38 (2.28%) Magento
2 21 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.12%) Tridion
6 2 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.060%) Radian6
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.060%) Summit
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.32%) GitHub
4 15 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 14 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.54%) Heroku
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (0.48%) SaaS
8 8 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.36%) Force.com
11 3 (0.18%) Office 365
11 3 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.060%) IaaS
13 1 (0.060%) Route 53
13 1 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 144 (8.64%) HTTP
2 66 (3.96%) Internet
3 32 (1.92%) Intranet
4 10 (0.60%) LDAP
5 8 (0.48%) Firewall
6 6 (0.36%) DNS
6 6 (0.36%) NAS
7 5 (0.30%) SSL
7 5 (0.30%) SAN
8 4 (0.24%) Extranet
8 4 (0.24%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.18%) VPN
10 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.12%) DHCP
10 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.060%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.060%) Wireless
11 1 (0.060%) DVB
11 1 (0.060%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 226 (13.57%) Relational Database
3 162 (9.72%) MySQL
4 87 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (3.84%) MongoDB
8 53 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 47 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 40 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (2.16%) Oracle Database
12 30 (1.80%) NoSQL
13 28 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (1.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 24 (1.44%) Neo4j
14 24 (1.44%) Big Data
15 20 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
16 16 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 259 (15.55%) Git (software)
2 230 (13.81%) Subversion
3 126 (7.56%) Visual Studio
4 84 (5.04%) Jenkins
5 72 (4.32%) Maven
6 69 (4.14%) JUnit
7 67 (4.02%) Cucumber
8 64 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 56 (3.36%) Mockito
10 55 (3.30%) Selenium
11 49 (2.94%) Grunt
12 41 (2.46%) Jasmine
13 34 (2.04%) jMock
14 29 (1.74%) Bower
15 26 (1.56%) Eclipse
16 25 (1.50%) Axure RP
17 22 (1.32%) JIRA
18 21 (1.26%) Hudson
19 18 (1.08%) QUnit
19 18 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 237 (14.23%) Finance
2 140 (8.40%) Banking
3 55 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 52 (3.12%) Retail
5 51 (3.06%) Marketing
6 48 (2.88%) Back Office
7 45 (2.70%) Publishing
8 29 (1.74%) Games
9 24 (1.44%) Front Office
10 17 (1.02%) Advertising
11 14 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.72%) Multimedia
13 10 (0.60%) Legal
14 8 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.42%) iGaming
16 5 (0.30%) Military
17 4 (0.24%) Automotive
18 3 (0.18%) Electronics
18 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1238 (74.31%) Developer
2 251 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 236 (14.17%) Web Developer
4 176 (10.56%) Front-End Developer
5 154 (9.24%) .NET Developer
6 120 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 113 (6.78%) Analyst
8 108 (6.48%) C# Developer
9 77 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 68 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 65 (3.90%) Architect
12 52 (3.12%) PHP Developer
13 51 (3.06%) Project Manager
14 50 (3.00%) Designer
15 47 (2.82%) SQL Developer
16 46 (2.76%) ASP.NET Developer
17 40 (2.40%) Front-End Web Developer
18 37 (2.22%) Business Analyst
18 37 (2.22%) AWS Developer
19 33 (1.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1053 (63.21%) HTML
2 849 (50.96%) CSS
3 497 (29.83%) .NET
4 429 (25.75%) jQuery
5 410 (24.61%) HTML5
6 315 (18.91%) ASP.NET
7 265 (15.91%) Web Services
8 252 (15.13%) CSS3
9 243 (14.59%) XML
10 219 (13.15%) AngularJS
11 187 (11.22%) Ajax
12 185 (11.10%) REST
13 143 (8.58%) RESTful
14 141 (8.46%) JSON
15 131 (7.86%) .NET Framework
16 127 (7.62%) Spring
17 121 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 118 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 113 (6.78%) Hibernate
20 108 (6.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 163 (9.78%) User Experience
2 100 (6.00%) Open Source
3 67 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 58 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 52 (3.12%) Visualisation
7 37 (2.22%) W3C
8 34 (2.04%) Digital Media
9 24 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.20%) NHS
12 18 (1.08%) Web 2.0
12 18 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.96%) Social Media
15 14 (0.84%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.72%) Replication
17 9 (0.54%) Derivative
17 9 (0.54%) Algorithms
18 8 (0.48%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 325 (19.51%) Linux
2 172 (10.32%) UNIX
3 111 (6.66%) Mac OS X
4 100 (6.00%) Windows
5 29 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.68%) Android
7 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.42%) AIX
9 7 (0.42%) SUSE
10 5 (0.30%) CentOS
11 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.18%) MVS
12 3 (0.18%) Solaris
12 3 (0.18%) VMS
12 3 (0.18%) OpenVMS
12 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.12%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (21.79%) MVC
3 349 (20.95%) TDD
4 258 (15.49%) OO
5 256 (15.37%) Scrum
6 221 (13.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 183 (10.98%) Web Design
8 156 (9.36%) E-Commerce
9 155 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 153 (9.18%) BDD
11 95 (5.70%) Content Management
12 88 (5.28%) Configuration Management
13 86 (5.16%) Project Management
14 80 (4.80%) Unit Testing
15 76 (4.56%) User Stories
16 62 (3.72%) CRM
17 61 (3.66%) OOD
17 61 (3.66%) Software Engineering
18 55 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 54 (3.24%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 993 (59.60%) JavaScript
2 468 (28.09%) Java
3 425 (25.51%) SQL
4 391 (23.47%) C#
5 214 (12.85%) PHP
6 180 (10.80%) Python
7 120 (7.20%) Ruby
8 63 (3.78%) VB.NET
9 55 (3.30%) Perl
10 48 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 44 (2.64%) Scala
12 43 (2.58%) VBA
13 36 (2.16%) C++
14 31 (1.86%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.80%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.74%) VB
17 18 (1.08%) PHP5
17 18 (1.08%) C
18 14 (0.84%) Groovy
19 13 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 106 (6.36%) Degree
2 70 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 46 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.60%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.36%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.30%) HND
7 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.24%) MCSD
8 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.18%) MCAD
8 3 (0.18%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.12%) CCNP
9 2 (0.12%) CCNA
9 2 (0.12%) ISEB
9 2 (0.12%) PMP
9 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.82%) QA
2 3 (0.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) WCAG
3 2 (0.12%) HL7
3 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.060%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (0.90%) VirtualBox
2 14 (0.84%) Docker
3 10 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.60%) Varnish
4 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.24%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.060%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (2.04%) Puppet
2 20 (1.20%) Vagrant
3 17 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.66%) Kibana
5 8 (0.48%) Nagios
6 4 (0.24%) Ansible
7 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.18%) Opsview
7 3 (0.18%) Jitterbit
8 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.12%) AppManager
8 2 (0.12%) SCCM
9 1 (0.060%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.060%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.060%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.060%) yum
9 1 (0.060%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 217 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 152 (9.12%) Oracle
3 64 (3.84%) Adobe
4 44 (2.64%) Google
5 39 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 27 (1.62%) Twitter
7 21 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.14%) OpenText
8 19 (1.14%) RedDot
8 19 (1.14%) Zend
9 17 (1.02%) Sun
10 14 (0.84%) SAP
10 14 (0.84%) VMware
10 14 (0.84%) EPiServer
11 11 (0.66%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.66%) HP
11 11 (0.66%) IBM
12 10 (0.60%) Ektron
13 9 (0.54%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.54%) Informatica
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
PCR
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
WA Consultants
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
itecopeople
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
WA Consultants
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £26800.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Infospectrum
Rate: £300-£350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago