The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 416 389 374
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -15
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 10 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.32% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 25
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£300 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.69 £19.94
% change year-on-year
- -11.28%
Web 2.0
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8744 9589 9128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.46% 37.84% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6105 6745 6293
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 164 224
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the London region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in London

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web 2.0 across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the London region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0.

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) Ajax
3 9 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) J2EE
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) JMS
7 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) Symfony
7 4 (22.22%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Puppet
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) Content Management
8 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) Struts

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Connections
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Log4j
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) ProtoShare
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Demandware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Editor
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) J2EE
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (27.78%) JMS
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) Symfony
7 4 (22.22%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) Struts
8 3 (16.67%) Servlets
9 2 (11.11%) JSP
9 2 (11.11%) XSLT
9 2 (11.11%) XMLBeans
9 2 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) HPUX
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
6 1 (5.56%) PHP5
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) WAI
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (11.11%) Interwoven
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Demandware
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft