The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 336 352 305
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -47
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 81 61 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 53 49
Average daily rate
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£419 £405 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% +11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18062 18544 19522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.87% 76.39% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12621 12882 12946
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 256 380
Average hourly rate £20.18 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Web Application Development
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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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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 +36 24 £475 +11.76% 10
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Web Application Development
England

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 63 (44.37%) HTML
1 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
2 57 (40.14%) CSS
3 56 (39.44%) .NET
4 43 (30.28%) C#
5 40 (28.17%) HTML5
6 38 (26.76%) ASP.NET
7 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
7 35 (24.65%) CSS3
8 31 (21.83%) jQuery
9 29 (20.42%) TDD
9 29 (20.42%) MVC
10 24 (16.90%) Java
10 24 (16.90%) OO
11 22 (15.49%) Publishing
11 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (14.79%) Web Development
13 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (13.38%) Backbone.js
15 18 (12.68%) OOP
15 18 (12.68%) SQL
16 17 (11.97%) Windows
16 17 (11.97%) .NET Framework
16 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
17 16 (11.27%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
18 15 (10.56%) Web Services
18 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
18 15 (10.56%) Node.js
19 14 (9.86%) Content Management

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
1 15 (10.56%) Node.js
2 12 (8.45%) CMS
3 9 (6.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (4.93%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.52%) Drupal
7 3 (2.11%) Apache
7 3 (2.11%) Confluence
8 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.70%) Zope
9 1 (0.70%) Plone
9 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.41%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Force.com
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.70%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (1.41%) AMQP
2 2 (1.41%) Intranet
2 2 (1.41%) LDAP
2 2 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) MySQL
3 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.23%) Redis
4 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.11%) QlikView
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Visual Studio
1 8 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.52%) Subversion
4 3 (2.11%) JIRA
4 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.41%) NUnit
5 2 (1.41%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.70%) Moq
6 1 (0.70%) PhoneGap
General
1 22 (15.49%) Publishing
2 12 (8.45%) Legal
3 11 (7.75%) Finance
3 11 (7.75%) Banking
4 7 (4.93%) Marketing
5 5 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.82%) Retail
7 2 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 89 (62.68%) Developer
2 26 (18.31%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.49%) Designer
4 20 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Applications Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Architect
6 10 (7.04%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Web Applications Developer
6 10 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Programmer
8 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.23%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Java Applications Developer
10 5 (3.52%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (3.52%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.37%) HTML
2 57 (40.14%) CSS
3 56 (39.44%) .NET
4 40 (28.17%) HTML5
5 38 (26.76%) ASP.NET
6 35 (24.65%) CSS3
7 31 (21.83%) jQuery
8 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (13.38%) Backbone.js
10 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
10 17 (11.97%) .NET Framework
11 16 (11.27%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (10.56%) Web Services
13 12 (8.45%) Flash
13 12 (8.45%) WCF
14 11 (7.75%) XML
14 11 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (6.34%) XSLT
15 9 (6.34%) JSON
16 8 (5.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Social Media
2 12 (8.45%) Open Source
2 12 (8.45%) Animation
3 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.23%) Wiki
5 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.52%) Streaming Music
6 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.41%) iPad
7 2 (1.41%) iPhone
7 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.41%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Equities
8 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.97%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.23%) Android
5 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.11%) UNIX
7 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.42%) MVC
1 29 (20.42%) TDD
2 24 (16.90%) OO
3 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.79%) Web Development
5 18 (12.68%) OOP
6 14 (9.86%) Content Management
6 14 (9.86%) Web Usability
7 13 (9.15%) Scrum
8 10 (7.04%) SEO
8 10 (7.04%) BDD
9 9 (6.34%) CRM
10 8 (5.63%) Migration
10 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.93%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.23%) UML
12 6 (4.23%) SOA
12 6 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 5 (3.52%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
2 43 (30.28%) C#
3 24 (16.90%) Java
4 18 (12.68%) SQL
5 8 (5.63%) PHP
6 6 (4.23%) Python
7 5 (3.52%) Ruby
7 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.52%) C
8 4 (2.82%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.11%) VBA
9 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.11%) Perl
10 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) Scala
11 1 (0.70%) VBScript
11 1 (0.70%) VB
11 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.52%) Degree
3 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.41%) MCTS
4 2 (1.41%) MCITP
4 2 (1.41%) HND
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.34%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.52%) Telerik
3 5 (3.52%) Oracle
4 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.11%) BT
5 3 (2.11%) RedDot
5 3 (2.11%) Sun
5 3 (2.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.11%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.41%) Civica
6 2 (1.41%) Facebook
6 2 (1.41%) Twitter
6 2 (1.41%) BMC
6 2 (1.41%) Siebel
6 2 (1.41%) IBM
6 2 (1.41%) Open Text
6 2 (1.41%) Remedy
6 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) Apple
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