The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 55 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.45% 2.68% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.92% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Average daily rate £250 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +75.00%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 377 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.53% 91.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 186 194
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 71 62
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Web Developer
East of England

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Developer across the Essex region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer across the Essex region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -8 3 £169 -11.18% 1
Maldon - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 3
Witham - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
Billericay - - - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Web Developer
East of England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title.

1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) HTML
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) PHP
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) MySQL
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) Umbraco
9 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) CMS
11 4 (17.39%) Python
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) TDD
11 4 (17.39%) Retail
11 4 (17.39%) Degree
11 4 (17.39%) JSON
11 4 (17.39%) Logistics
11 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (17.39%) Ruby

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Umbraco
2 5 (21.74%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Kentico
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) DNN
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Fireworks
2 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) XML
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) XHTML
10 2 (8.70%) Middleware
11 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (4.35%) WinForms
11 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 1 (4.35%) WCF
11 1 (4.35%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) TDD
2 4 (17.39%) Logistics
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) OO
2 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Product Management
3 3 (13.04%) B2B
3 3 (13.04%) B2C
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) PHP
3 11 (47.83%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) VBScript
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle