The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role 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 Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 174 168 139
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 305 333 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.39% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.50% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 235 286
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
Web Developer
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Developer
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 Developer 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 35 £400 +6.66% 18
Romford - 12 £250 -
Croydon -18 3 £350 -
Feltham - 2 £350 -
Ealing - 2 £379 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £425 +28.78%
Bromley -6 1 £325 -
New Malden - 1 £300 -
Hammersmith - 1 £368 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Mayfair - 1 £625 -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 482 (83.25%) JavaScript
2 480 (82.90%) HTML
3 416 (71.85%) CSS
4 268 (46.29%) HTML5
5 242 (41.80%) jQuery
6 240 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
7 159 (27.46%) .NET
8 157 (27.12%) AngularJS
9 155 (26.77%) CSS3
10 149 (25.73%) MVC
11 140 (24.18%) Web Development
12 138 (23.83%) C#
13 115 (19.86%) ASP.NET
14 112 (19.34%) TDD
15 107 (18.48%) Java
16 101 (17.44%) Web Services
17 97 (16.75%) Git (software)
18 96 (16.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 90 (15.54%) XML
20 89 (15.37%) Scrum
21 85 (14.68%) PHP
22 84 (14.51%) SQL Server
23 81 (13.99%) CMS
24 80 (13.82%) SQL
25 70 (12.09%) Ajax
26 69 (11.92%) User Experience
27 63 (10.88%) JSON
28 62 (10.71%) Finance
29 61 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC
30 60 (10.36%) Sass

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 81 (13.99%) CMS
2 59 (10.19%) Node.js
3 31 (5.35%) Drupal
4 20 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.28%) WordPress
6 14 (2.42%) IIS
6 14 (2.42%) Umbraco
7 12 (2.07%) ColdFusion
8 11 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.73%) Apache
10 6 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.04%) nginx
10 6 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.69%) Immediacy CMS
12 4 (0.69%) Confluence
13 3 (0.52%) Railo
13 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (9.33%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.86%) InDesign
6 4 (0.69%) MS Office
7 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) BigMachines
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.63%) GitHub
2 20 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.38%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.86%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) PaaS
5 4 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.66%) HTTP
2 9 (1.55%) Internet
3 6 (1.04%) SSL
3 6 (1.04%) Intranet
4 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) NFC
6 1 (0.17%) AMQP
6 1 (0.17%) Skype
6 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.15%) MySQL
3 21 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.07%) SQLite
6 11 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.52%) DB2
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.35%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.35%) BigTable
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 97 (16.75%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.29%) Subversion
3 47 (8.12%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.53%) Grunt
5 29 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.28%) NUnit
7 18 (3.11%) Selenium
8 16 (2.76%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.59%) Jasmine
9 15 (2.59%) Maven
10 13 (2.25%) JIRA
11 12 (2.07%) MSTest
12 11 (1.90%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
13 10 (1.73%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.73%) gulp
14 9 (1.55%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.38%) Bower
16 7 (1.21%) QUnit
General
1 62 (10.71%) Finance
2 45 (7.77%) Banking
3 33 (5.70%) Marketing
4 22 (3.80%) Publishing
5 21 (3.63%) Legal
6 14 (2.42%) Retail
7 9 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.38%) Front Office
9 7 (1.21%) Advertising
9 7 (1.21%) Games
10 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.86%) Automotive
11 5 (0.86%) Law
11 5 (0.86%) iGaming
12 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.35%) Local Government
13 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (82.90%) HTML
2 416 (71.85%) CSS
3 268 (46.29%) HTML5
4 242 (41.80%) jQuery
5 159 (27.46%) .NET
6 157 (27.12%) AngularJS
7 155 (26.77%) CSS3
8 115 (19.86%) ASP.NET
9 101 (17.44%) Web Services
10 96 (16.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 90 (15.54%) XML
12 70 (12.09%) Ajax
13 63 (10.88%) JSON
14 61 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 60 (10.36%) Sass
16 57 (9.84%) Backbone.js
16 57 (9.84%) .NET Framework
17 43 (7.43%) RESTful
18 35 (6.04%) REST
19 33 (5.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.92%) User Experience
2 22 (3.80%) W3C
3 20 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 18 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.25%) Graphic Design
7 12 (2.07%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.21%) Derivative
8 7 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.21%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.04%) Social Media
9 6 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.86%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.86%) Wiki
11 4 (0.69%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.52%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.52%) STB
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.56%) Linux
2 27 (4.66%) Windows
3 17 (2.94%) UNIX
4 12 (2.07%) Android
5 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) webOS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (25.73%) MVC
3 140 (24.18%) Web Development
4 112 (19.34%) TDD
5 89 (15.37%) Scrum
6 56 (9.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 53 (9.15%) OO
8 50 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 44 (7.60%) Content Management
11 37 (6.39%) Unit Testing
12 34 (5.87%) BDD
13 33 (5.70%) Web Design
14 29 (5.01%) SOA
15 28 (4.84%) Kanban
16 26 (4.49%) SEO
17 24 (4.15%) Pair Programming
18 23 (3.97%) CRM
19 21 (3.63%) Software Engineering
20 20 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 482 (83.25%) JavaScript
2 138 (23.83%) C#
3 107 (18.48%) Java
4 85 (14.68%) PHP
5 80 (13.82%) SQL
6 21 (3.63%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.28%) Python
7 19 (3.28%) Scala
8 17 (2.94%) Ruby
9 14 (2.42%) CFML
10 10 (1.73%) C++
11 9 (1.55%) VB
12 8 (1.38%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.86%) XPath
13 5 (0.86%) PHP5
13 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.69%) VBA
14 4 (0.69%) Groovy
14 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.28%) Degree
2 19 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (1.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.69%) HND
5 2 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.66%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.86%) Puppet
2 4 (0.69%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Ansible
3 3 (0.52%) Salt
4 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (9.15%) Adobe
2 40 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.18%) Oracle
4 16 (2.76%) Google
5 13 (2.25%) New Relic
6 10 (1.73%) Twitter
6 10 (1.73%) Zend
6 10 (1.73%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.04%) Ektron
8 6 (1.04%) hybris
9 4 (0.69%) Sybase
9 4 (0.69%) Demandware
10 3 (0.52%) Facebook
10 3 (0.52%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.52%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.52%) Software AG
10 3 (0.52%) ATG
10 3 (0.52%) Telerik
11 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
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