The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 139 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 355 384 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.51% 1.58% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.71% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 289 292
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.84 £32.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.10% -44.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +21.49%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Web Developer
England

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 24 July 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
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 24 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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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 +16 69 £400 +14.28% 28
Uxbridge +2 2 £225 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £265 +6.00%
Twickenham - 2 £208 -
Hounslow +10 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Barking - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Hackney - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 562 (79.49%) HTML
2 546 (77.23%) JavaScript
3 531 (75.11%) CSS
4 342 (48.37%) HTML5
5 294 (41.58%) jQuery
6 220 (31.12%) CSS3
7 178 (25.18%) PHP
7 178 (25.18%) .NET
8 163 (23.06%) MVC
9 160 (22.63%) AngularJS
10 156 (22.07%) Java
11 155 (21.92%) Web Development
12 149 (21.07%) C#
13 126 (17.82%) ASP.NET
14 119 (16.83%) MySQL
15 117 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
16 116 (16.41%) TDD
17 114 (16.12%) XML
18 108 (15.28%) Git (software)
19 104 (14.71%) SQL Server
20 98 (13.86%) Ajax
21 93 (13.15%) OO
22 81 (11.46%) Finance
23 80 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
24 79 (11.17%) CMS
25 78 (11.03%) Web Services
26 68 (9.62%) Backbone.js
27 67 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 67 (9.48%) E-Commerce
28 66 (9.34%) JSON

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 79 (11.17%) CMS
2 47 (6.65%) Node.js
3 42 (5.94%) WordPress
4 29 (4.10%) Apache
5 25 (3.54%) IIS
6 24 (3.39%) Umbraco
7 19 (2.69%) SharePoint
8 18 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 16 (2.26%) Drupal
10 13 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.85%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.57%) Confluence
15 4 (0.57%) Moodle
15 4 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
16 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.42%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 38 (5.37%) Photoshop
2 22 (3.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (1.70%) Acrobat
4 5 (0.71%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.42%) InDesign
5 3 (0.42%) GIMP
6 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.14%) MS Office
7 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Magento
2 8 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (1.27%) SaaS
2 6 (0.85%) GitHub
3 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.95%) HTTP
2 16 (2.26%) Internet
3 13 (1.84%) Intranet
4 5 (0.71%) LDAP
4 5 (0.71%) DNS
5 4 (0.57%) SSL
6 2 (0.28%) AMQP
6 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
6 2 (0.28%) WEP
7 1 (0.14%) IPsec
7 1 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.83%) MySQL
2 104 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 28 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (1.98%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.84%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.85%) KDB
10 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.71%) Big Data
11 4 (0.57%) MS Access
11 4 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.28%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 108 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 63 (8.91%) Subversion
3 31 (4.38%) Visual Studio
4 30 (4.24%) Grunt
5 25 (3.54%) Maven
6 21 (2.97%) Bower
7 20 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 20 (2.83%) NUnit
8 18 (2.55%) Dreamweaver
8 18 (2.55%) JUnit
8 18 (2.55%) PHPUnit
9 17 (2.40%) Jasmine
9 17 (2.40%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.98%) Axure RP
11 13 (1.84%) JSUnit
12 12 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (1.70%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.70%) PhoneGap
13 10 (1.41%) Yeoman
14 8 (1.13%) Cucumber
General
1 81 (11.46%) Finance
2 44 (6.22%) Banking
3 26 (3.68%) Retail
4 24 (3.39%) Publishing
5 23 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.25%) Marketing
6 16 (2.26%) Legal
6 16 (2.26%) Advertising
7 15 (2.12%) Front Office
8 12 (1.70%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.56%) Games
10 5 (0.71%) Back Office
10 5 (0.71%) Electronics
10 5 (0.71%) Law
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 562 (79.49%) HTML
2 531 (75.11%) CSS
3 342 (48.37%) HTML5
4 294 (41.58%) jQuery
5 220 (31.12%) CSS3
6 178 (25.18%) .NET
7 160 (22.63%) AngularJS
8 126 (17.82%) ASP.NET
9 114 (16.12%) XML
10 98 (13.86%) Ajax
11 78 (11.03%) Web Services
12 68 (9.62%) Backbone.js
13 67 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 66 (9.34%) JSON
15 62 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (5.94%) KnockoutJS
17 41 (5.80%) Spring
18 36 (5.09%) XHTML
18 36 (5.09%) Sass
19 34 (4.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.55%) Visualisation
4 17 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.26%) Open Source
6 15 (2.12%) RIA
7 14 (1.98%) W3C
8 12 (1.70%) Social Media
9 10 (1.41%) Blog
10 9 (1.27%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.71%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.57%) iPhone
13 4 (0.57%) Streaming Video
13 4 (0.57%) New Media
14 3 (0.42%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.42%) Animation
14 3 (0.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.07%) Linux
2 39 (5.52%) UNIX
3 29 (4.10%) Windows
4 28 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.54%) Android
6 11 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (23.06%) MVC
2 155 (21.92%) Web Development
3 117 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (16.41%) TDD
5 93 (13.15%) OO
6 80 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 67 (9.48%) E-Commerce
8 64 (9.05%) Scrum
9 46 (6.51%) Unit Testing
10 45 (6.36%) Web Design
11 43 (6.08%) Content Management
12 41 (5.80%) BDD
13 39 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (4.95%) SEO
15 26 (3.68%) Software Engineering
16 25 (3.54%) Analytics
17 24 (3.39%) OOP
18 23 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (2.97%) OO PHP
20 20 (2.83%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 546 (77.23%) JavaScript
2 178 (25.18%) PHP
3 156 (22.07%) Java
4 149 (21.07%) C#
5 65 (9.19%) SQL
6 30 (4.24%) Python
7 29 (4.10%) Ruby
8 15 (2.12%) PHP5
9 13 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.56%) C++
10 11 (1.56%) Perl
11 9 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.27%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.99%) Scala
13 6 (0.85%) XPath
13 6 (0.85%) C
14 4 (0.57%) Groovy
14 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.42%) sed
15 3 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (5.80%) Degree
2 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.69%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) Varnish
3 1 (0.14%) Xen
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) Puppet
2 3 (0.42%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (6.36%) Adobe
2 32 (4.53%) Zend
3 24 (3.39%) Oracle
4 22 (3.11%) Google
5 18 (2.55%) Microsoft
6 14 (1.98%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.13%) JBoss
8 7 (0.99%) Twitter
9 6 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.71%) Telerik
10 5 (0.71%) RedDot
10 5 (0.71%) Ektron
11 4 (0.57%) Venda
11 4 (0.57%) Sencha
11 4 (0.57%) VMware
12 3 (0.42%) LexisNexis
12 3 (0.42%) Facebook
12 3 (0.42%) Open Text
13 2 (0.28%) hybris
13 2 (0.28%) Omniture
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