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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 153 125 142
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 348 425 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.74% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.87% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 272 204
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£375 £372 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.75 £19.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.38% +94.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.05 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £55.00 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £27.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+20.90% +33.33%
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
21920 22774 20632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.32% 93.19% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15790 15744 13757
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
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 436 372 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 November 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 -22 63 £375 +1.35% 35
Hammersmith +3 2 £350 +7.69%
Uxbridge +1 1 £225 -37.50%
Hounslow - 1 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - - 1
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 555 (81.50%) HTML
2 515 (75.62%) JavaScript
3 512 (75.18%) CSS
4 343 (50.37%) HTML5
5 266 (39.06%) jQuery
6 239 (35.10%) CSS3
7 232 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
8 200 (29.37%) AngularJS
9 180 (26.43%) MVC
10 173 (25.40%) .NET
11 153 (22.47%) PHP
12 149 (21.88%) Web Development
13 145 (21.29%) TDD
14 138 (20.26%) Java
15 135 (19.82%) C#
16 123 (18.06%) Git (software)
17 112 (16.45%) ASP.NET
18 109 (16.01%) User Experience
19 95 (13.95%) OO
19 95 (13.95%) MySQL
20 87 (12.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 84 (12.33%) SQL
22 83 (12.19%) CMS
23 82 (12.04%) SQL Server
24 81 (11.89%) Web Services
25 76 (11.16%) Finance
25 76 (11.16%) Ajax
26 73 (10.72%) Responsive Web Design
27 72 (10.57%) XML
28 70 (10.28%) Node.js

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 83 (12.19%) CMS
2 70 (10.28%) Node.js
3 29 (4.26%) WordPress
4 26 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 22 (3.23%) IIS
6 20 (2.94%) Drupal
7 19 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.79%) Apache
8 16 (2.35%) Adobe CQ
9 14 (2.06%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.47%) EPiServer CMS
10 10 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.88%) Confluence
13 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.59%) JBoss
15 3 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (3.96%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.76%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.47%) MS Office
5 7 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.44%) GIMP
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.32%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) Tridion
3 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.35%) GitHub
3 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.59%) SaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.52%) Internet
1 24 (3.52%) HTTP
2 13 (1.91%) Intranet
3 5 (0.73%) LDAP
4 3 (0.44%) SSL
5 2 (0.29%) AMQP
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (13.95%) MySQL
2 82 (12.04%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.59%) OLAP
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.44%) Redis
10 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.44%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 123 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 55 (8.08%) Subversion
3 53 (7.78%) Grunt
4 42 (6.17%) Bower
5 38 (5.58%) Jasmine
6 27 (3.96%) WebDriver
7 26 (3.82%) Visual Studio
8 25 (3.67%) Jenkins
8 25 (3.67%) Maven
9 24 (3.52%) JUnit
10 20 (2.94%) JIRA
11 18 (2.64%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (1.62%) Dreamweaver
14 11 (1.62%) NUnit
14 11 (1.62%) PHPUnit
14 11 (1.62%) Mocha
15 9 (1.32%) Selenium
16 8 (1.17%) Axure RP
General
1 76 (11.16%) Finance
2 40 (5.87%) Banking
3 33 (4.85%) Marketing
4 23 (3.38%) Publishing
5 21 (3.08%) Games
5 21 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.64%) Legal
7 17 (2.50%) Advertising
8 13 (1.91%) Front Office
9 12 (1.76%) Retail
10 5 (0.73%) Back Office
11 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.44%) Electronics
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.29%) Law
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (81.50%) HTML
2 512 (75.18%) CSS
3 343 (50.37%) HTML5
4 266 (39.06%) jQuery
5 239 (35.10%) CSS3
6 200 (29.37%) AngularJS
7 173 (25.40%) .NET
8 112 (16.45%) ASP.NET
9 87 (12.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 81 (11.89%) Web Services
11 76 (11.16%) Ajax
12 72 (10.57%) XML
13 67 (9.84%) Backbone.js
14 63 (9.25%) JSON
15 56 (8.22%) RESTful
16 54 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (7.93%) KnockoutJS
17 49 (7.20%) Sass
18 47 (6.90%) Spring
19 42 (6.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.01%) User Experience
2 31 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 28 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 27 (3.96%) Open Source
5 25 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.79%) RIA
7 15 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.20%) W3C
8 12 (1.76%) Social Media
9 10 (1.47%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.32%) Video on Demand
10 9 (1.32%) Blog
11 8 (1.17%) Animation
11 8 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.03%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.22%) Linux
2 37 (5.43%) UNIX
3 19 (2.79%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.64%) Windows
5 16 (2.35%) Android
6 12 (1.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) MVS
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (26.43%) MVC
3 149 (21.88%) Web Development
4 145 (21.29%) TDD
5 95 (13.95%) OO
6 73 (10.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 65 (9.54%) Scrum
8 56 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 50 (7.34%) BDD
10 42 (6.17%) Software Engineering
11 38 (5.58%) Web Design
11 38 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (3.82%) Analytics
13 25 (3.67%) OOP
14 24 (3.52%) Content Management
15 23 (3.38%) Automated Testing
16 20 (2.94%) SEO
17 19 (2.79%) SOA
17 19 (2.79%) Unit Testing
17 19 (2.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 515 (75.62%) JavaScript
2 153 (22.47%) PHP
3 138 (20.26%) Java
4 135 (19.82%) C#
5 84 (12.33%) SQL
6 45 (6.61%) Ruby
7 41 (6.02%) Python
8 16 (2.35%) PHP5
9 15 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.06%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.06%) Perl
11 12 (1.76%) Scala
11 12 (1.76%) ActionScript
12 8 (1.17%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.03%) C++
14 6 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (0.59%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 33 (4.85%) Degree
2 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.64%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (5.58%) Zend
2 34 (4.99%) Adobe
3 26 (3.82%) Google
4 21 (3.08%) Oracle
4 21 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 13 (1.91%) EPiServer
6 12 (1.76%) Facebook
7 9 (1.32%) Twitter
8 7 (1.03%) Sybase
9 6 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.88%) RedDot
10 3 (0.44%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.44%) SAP
11 2 (0.29%) Sencha
11 2 (0.29%) Ektron
11 2 (0.29%) hybris
11 2 (0.29%) Telerik
11 2 (0.29%) FatWire
11 2 (0.29%) Open Text
11 2 (0.29%) Vertica
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