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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 174 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 286 358 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.54% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.66% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 279 263
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£390 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.09 £20.00 £25.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -20.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £20.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £20.00 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.07 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% -17.85%
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
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -40 42 £400 - 46
Feltham - 6 £390 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Mayfair - 2 £625 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Enfield - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £379 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £375 +66.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £425 +60.37%
Croydon -8 1 £350 +16.66%
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 462 (83.70%) HTML
2 444 (80.43%) JavaScript
3 392 (71.01%) CSS
4 284 (51.45%) HTML5
5 242 (43.84%) jQuery
6 223 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
7 175 (31.70%) CSS3
8 155 (28.08%) .NET
9 153 (27.72%) AngularJS
10 142 (25.72%) C#
11 136 (24.64%) Web Development
12 130 (23.55%) MVC
13 128 (23.19%) ASP.NET
14 115 (20.83%) TDD
15 109 (19.75%) Java
16 88 (15.94%) PHP
17 87 (15.76%) Web Services
17 87 (15.76%) Git (software)
18 85 (15.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 80 (14.49%) Scrum
20 79 (14.31%) SQL Server
21 78 (14.13%) SQL
22 76 (13.77%) Ajax
22 76 (13.77%) User Experience
23 75 (13.59%) Finance
24 74 (13.41%) XML
25 67 (12.14%) JSON
26 65 (11.78%) Responsive Web Design
27 62 (11.23%) CMS
28 57 (10.33%) Banking

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 62 (11.23%) CMS
2 48 (8.70%) Node.js
3 27 (4.89%) Drupal
4 18 (3.26%) WordPress
5 17 (3.08%) Umbraco
5 17 (3.08%) Apache
6 15 (2.72%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.99%) IIS
8 10 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.63%) nginx
9 9 (1.63%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.72%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.72%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.36%) Confluence
12 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.36%) JBoss
12 2 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (9.78%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.09%) InDesign
4 6 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.72%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.36%) MS Office
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) GIMP
8 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Magento
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.80%) GitHub
3 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.91%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.72%) SaaS
6 3 (0.54%) PaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Yammer
8 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Force.com
8 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.53%) HTTP
2 15 (2.72%) Internet
3 9 (1.63%) Intranet
4 5 (0.91%) SSL
5 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.36%) Extranet
7 1 (0.18%) SSH
7 1 (0.18%) NFC
7 1 (0.18%) AMQP
7 1 (0.18%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.18%) Skype
7 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.31%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.14%) MySQL
3 20 (3.62%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.99%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.27%) Big Data
7 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.54%) DB2
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 87 (15.76%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.78%) Subversion
3 38 (6.88%) Grunt
4 37 (6.70%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.99%) Jasmine
6 18 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.90%) gulp
8 15 (2.72%) Bower
9 13 (2.36%) Maven
9 13 (2.36%) NUnit
10 12 (2.17%) Mocha
11 11 (1.99%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.81%) Selenium
12 10 (1.81%) JIRA
12 10 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
13 9 (1.63%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 75 (13.59%) Finance
2 57 (10.33%) Banking
3 23 (4.17%) Marketing
4 22 (3.99%) Legal
5 15 (2.72%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.72%) Retail
6 14 (2.54%) Publishing
7 12 (2.17%) Games
8 10 (1.81%) Advertising
9 7 (1.27%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.91%) Automotive
10 5 (0.91%) Back Office
10 5 (0.91%) iGaming
11 4 (0.72%) Front Office
11 4 (0.72%) Law
12 3 (0.54%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.36%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (83.70%) HTML
2 392 (71.01%) CSS
3 284 (51.45%) HTML5
4 242 (43.84%) jQuery
5 175 (31.70%) CSS3
6 155 (28.08%) .NET
7 153 (27.72%) AngularJS
8 128 (23.19%) ASP.NET
9 87 (15.76%) Web Services
10 85 (15.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 76 (13.77%) Ajax
12 74 (13.41%) XML
13 67 (12.14%) JSON
14 57 (10.33%) Sass
15 56 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (9.78%) Backbone.js
17 52 (9.42%) .NET Framework
18 49 (8.88%) RESTful
19 35 (6.34%) XHTML
20 28 (5.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.77%) User Experience
2 23 (4.17%) W3C
3 20 (3.62%) Visualisation
4 16 (2.90%) Digital Media
5 14 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.27%) Derivative
9 7 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.27%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.09%) RIA
11 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.91%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.72%) BBC
12 4 (0.72%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.72%) Social Media
12 4 (0.72%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.16%) Linux
2 24 (4.35%) Windows
3 17 (3.08%) UNIX
4 15 (2.72%) Android
5 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) webOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (24.64%) Web Development
3 130 (23.55%) MVC
4 115 (20.83%) TDD
5 80 (14.49%) Scrum
6 65 (11.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 57 (10.33%) OO
8 49 (8.88%) E-Commerce
9 43 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (7.43%) Content Management
11 37 (6.70%) Web Design
11 37 (6.70%) Unit Testing
12 33 (5.98%) BDD
13 19 (3.44%) CRM
14 18 (3.26%) Pair Programming
14 18 (3.26%) SDLC
15 17 (3.08%) SOA
15 17 (3.08%) SEO
16 16 (2.90%) Kanban
17 13 (2.36%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 444 (80.43%) JavaScript
2 142 (25.72%) C#
3 109 (19.75%) Java
4 88 (15.94%) PHP
5 78 (14.13%) SQL
6 23 (4.17%) Python
7 14 (2.54%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.36%) Ruby
9 12 (2.17%) Scala
10 7 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.09%) Perl
11 6 (1.09%) C++
11 6 (1.09%) VB
12 5 (0.91%) PHP5
13 4 (0.72%) Groovy
13 4 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.72%) XPath
13 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (4.71%) Degree
2 24 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.72%) HND
6 2 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.54%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.54%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (1.45%) Puppet
2 5 (0.91%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) Ansible
3 3 (0.54%) Salt
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (6.88%) Adobe
2 32 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.80%) Google
4 19 (3.44%) Oracle
5 13 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 11 (1.99%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.99%) Twitter
7 6 (1.09%) hybris
7 6 (1.09%) Zend
8 5 (0.91%) New Relic
9 4 (0.72%) Demandware
9 4 (0.72%) Ektron
10 3 (0.54%) ATG
10 3 (0.54%) Telerik
11 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.36%) IBM
11 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.36%) Roku
12 1 (0.18%) FactSet
12 1 (0.18%) Facebook
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Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Rate: Up to £490 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
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Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum (direct contract with Client)
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Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
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Rate: £350 Per Day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £250 - 330 per day
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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