The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 343 349 367
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 72 84 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 65 52
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.66 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
Web Application Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Application Development
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 Application Development within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +7 22 £475 +11.76% 5
Sidcup - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Web Application Development
England

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Application 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 Application Development.

1 76 (58.02%) JavaScript
2 73 (55.73%) HTML
2 73 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (50.38%) CSS
4 53 (40.46%) TDD
5 46 (35.11%) .NET
5 46 (35.11%) MVC
6 38 (29.01%) Java
6 38 (29.01%) C#
7 35 (26.72%) Scrum
8 32 (24.43%) jQuery
8 32 (24.43%) Git (software)
9 31 (23.66%) ASP.NET
10 30 (22.90%) Linux
11 28 (21.37%) SQL
11 28 (21.37%) HTML5
12 27 (20.61%) AngularJS
12 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
13 26 (19.85%) OO
13 26 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (17.56%) Finance
16 21 (16.03%) JMS
16 21 (16.03%) Web Services
16 21 (16.03%) Banking
17 20 (15.27%) WCF
18 19 (14.50%) Ajax
18 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
19 18 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 17 (12.98%) Servlets

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Application 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (12.21%) CMS
1 16 (12.21%) Node.js
2 11 (8.40%) Apache
3 8 (6.11%) Drupal
4 5 (3.82%) Confluence
4 5 (3.82%) IIS
5 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.76%) Tornado
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.29%) Google App Engine
2 3 (2.29%) GitHub
2 3 (2.29%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) Heroku
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Force.com
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) LDAP
1 5 (3.82%) HTTP
2 4 (3.05%) SNMP
2 4 (3.05%) AMQP
3 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.16%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.40%) MySQL
5 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.82%) DB2
6 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.05%) Big Data
8 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.29%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) CloverETL
10 1 (0.76%) HSQLDB
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (24.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) Grunt
3 11 (8.40%) Bower
4 9 (6.87%) Subversion
5 6 (4.58%) JIRA
6 5 (3.82%) JUnit
6 5 (3.82%) IntelliJ
6 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.82%) Gradle
7 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.05%) Mockito
7 4 (3.05%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.05%) Ant
7 4 (3.05%) NUnit
7 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.29%) Maven
8 3 (2.29%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.29%) gulp
9 2 (1.53%) Moq
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 21 (16.03%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 2 (1.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (72.52%) Developer
2 25 (19.08%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.50%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.40%) PHP Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.11%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (4.58%) UI Developer
8 6 (4.58%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.82%) UI Programmer
10 4 (3.05%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (55.73%) HTML
2 66 (50.38%) CSS
3 46 (35.11%) .NET
4 32 (24.43%) jQuery
5 31 (23.66%) ASP.NET
6 28 (21.37%) HTML5
7 27 (20.61%) AngularJS
8 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (16.03%) Web Services
9 21 (16.03%) JMS
10 20 (15.27%) WCF
11 19 (14.50%) Ajax
12 18 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (12.98%) Servlets
14 16 (12.21%) JSON
14 16 (12.21%) CSS3
15 15 (11.45%) .NET Framework
15 15 (11.45%) XHTML
15 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (10.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.82%) Tandem
2 5 (3.82%) Derivative
3 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.29%) Social Media
4 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.53%) Animation
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
5 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) W3C
6 1 (0.76%) Social Network
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) New Media
6 1 (0.76%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.90%) Linux
2 9 (6.87%) Windows
3 5 (3.82%) UNIX
4 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (40.46%) TDD
3 46 (35.11%) MVC
4 35 (26.72%) Scrum
5 26 (19.85%) OO
5 26 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
7 16 (12.21%) Automated Testing
7 16 (12.21%) Web Development
8 15 (11.45%) Open Source
8 15 (11.45%) BDD
9 13 (9.92%) SOA
10 12 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (8.40%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.87%) Graceful Degradation
12 9 (6.87%) Progressive Enhancement
12 9 (6.87%) Web Design
12 9 (6.87%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.11%) DevOps
13 8 (6.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.02%) JavaScript
2 38 (29.01%) C#
2 38 (29.01%) Java
3 28 (21.37%) SQL
4 12 (9.16%) PHP
4 12 (9.16%) Python
4 12 (9.16%) Ruby
5 9 (6.87%) Perl
6 7 (5.34%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.05%) Korn
8 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.29%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (1.53%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.53%) VB6
10 2 (1.53%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
1 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) Puppet
1 7 (5.34%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.16%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Sun
4 6 (4.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.58%) IBM
5 5 (3.82%) New Relic
5 5 (3.82%) Facebook
6 4 (3.05%) Google
6 4 (3.05%) VMware
6 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.05%) Adobe
7 3 (2.29%) Sybase
7 3 (2.29%) Zend
8 2 (1.53%) Telerik
8 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.76%) Sony
9 1 (0.76%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.76%) Twitter
9 1 (0.76%) Apple
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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