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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 406 386 376
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 2 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.086% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.026% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
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£275 £338 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -14.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £385
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £85.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +170.58%
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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
7816 8719 8538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 37.38% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5334 6156 5921
Average daily rate £475 £450 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 148 172
Average hourly rate £17.87 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Intranet
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) W3C
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) NGN
6 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) NGN
2 1 (11.11%) MVNO
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) SS7
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) CMS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) LESS
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) OpenText
2 1 (11.11%) RedDot
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) SAP