The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 54 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 20 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.36% 1.49% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 1.60% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 5
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£363 £260 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% -36.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £311 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.73% -11.53%
Web Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 625 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.93% 92.87% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 327 297
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 51 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £29.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Watford +8 11 £363 +39.42% 1
Stevenage -6 2 £250 -24.24% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £300 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Web Developer
East of England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) XHTML
3 13 (52.00%) W3C
3 13 (52.00%) Semantic HTML
4 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) User Experience
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) JSP
8 3 (12.00%) Web Services
8 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.00%) Sass
9 2 (8.00%) LESS
9 2 (8.00%) Drupal
9 2 (8.00%) BDD
9 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) Retail
9 2 (8.00%) SOAP
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) C#

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) XHTML
2 13 (52.00%) Semantic HTML
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) Sass
6 2 (8.00%) LESS
6 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) W3C
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.00%) OO
2 2 (8.00%) Web Design
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) TDD
2 2 (8.00%) BDD
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (4.00%) SMACSS
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Web Development
3 1 (4.00%) Use Case
3 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe