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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 173 150 186
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 288 333 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.45% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.56% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 250 181
Average daily rate
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£370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £333 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.16 £160.00 £17.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.40% +796.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £160.00 £16.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £160.00 £29.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
20772 21329 19784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.37% 92.77% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14288 14968 13348
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 £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 377 384 414
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -9.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.79 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +5 63 £425 +21.42% 37
Bromley - 3 £325 - 1
Feltham - 3 £390 - 1
New Malden - 3 £275 -
Wimbledon +2 2 £306 -4.29%
Enfield - 2 - -
Uxbridge +1 1 £375 +30.43%
Croydon -3 1 £340 +13.33%
Hammersmith -9 1 £390 +20.00% 1
Mayfair - 1 £625 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £355 -
Harrow - 1 £325 -
Twickenham - 1 £375 - 1
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 492 (84.25%) HTML
2 477 (81.68%) JavaScript
3 426 (72.95%) CSS
4 299 (51.20%) HTML5
5 245 (41.95%) jQuery
6 210 (35.96%) CSS3
7 196 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (30.48%) .NET
9 159 (27.23%) C#
10 156 (26.71%) AngularJS
11 137 (23.46%) MVC
12 136 (23.29%) ASP.NET
13 132 (22.60%) Web Development
14 119 (20.38%) TDD
15 110 (18.84%) PHP
16 109 (18.66%) SQL
17 99 (16.95%) Java
18 88 (15.07%) Finance
19 86 (14.73%) Ajax
19 86 (14.73%) SQL Server
20 85 (14.55%) User Experience
21 83 (14.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 73 (12.50%) Git (software)
23 72 (12.33%) OO
24 67 (11.47%) CMS
25 66 (11.30%) Web Services
26 64 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
26 64 (10.96%) Sass
27 63 (10.79%) E-Commerce
28 62 (10.62%) MySQL

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 67 (11.47%) CMS
2 56 (9.59%) Node.js
3 25 (4.28%) Drupal
4 20 (3.42%) Apache
4 20 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.25%) WordPress
6 17 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (2.05%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.37%) IIS
10 7 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.20%) Lightstreamer
10 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.86%) nginx
12 4 (0.68%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.68%) Immediacy CMS
13 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 53 (9.08%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.86%) InDesign
5 5 (0.86%) MS Office
6 4 (0.68%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.51%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.34%) GIMP
9 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.40%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Tridion
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.74%) GitHub
3 10 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.86%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.51%) SaaS
6 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) Force.com
7 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.17%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.79%) HTTP
2 15 (2.57%) Internet
3 11 (1.88%) Intranet
4 2 (0.34%) SSL
4 2 (0.34%) Extranet
4 2 (0.34%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) SSH
5 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.62%) MySQL
3 31 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.20%) Big Data
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.34%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.17%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.17%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 73 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 53 (9.08%) Subversion
3 43 (7.36%) Grunt
4 39 (6.68%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.11%) Jasmine
6 19 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.25%) Mocha
7 17 (2.91%) Bower
8 15 (2.57%) NUnit
9 13 (2.23%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.88%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (1.54%) Selenium
11 9 (1.54%) Maven
11 9 (1.54%) JIRA
11 9 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (1.54%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.37%) MSTest
12 8 (1.37%) QUnit
13 7 (1.20%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 88 (15.07%) Finance
2 60 (10.27%) Banking
3 34 (5.82%) Marketing
4 17 (2.91%) Retail
4 17 (2.91%) Advertising
5 16 (2.74%) Games
5 16 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.40%) Legal
7 11 (1.88%) Publishing
7 11 (1.88%) Front Office
8 7 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.86%) Back Office
9 5 (0.86%) iGaming
10 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.34%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.34%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (84.25%) HTML
2 426 (72.95%) CSS
3 299 (51.20%) HTML5
4 245 (41.95%) jQuery
5 210 (35.96%) CSS3
6 178 (30.48%) .NET
7 156 (26.71%) AngularJS
8 136 (23.29%) ASP.NET
9 86 (14.73%) Ajax
10 83 (14.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 66 (11.30%) Web Services
12 64 (10.96%) Sass
13 57 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 57 (9.76%) XML
14 52 (8.90%) .NET Framework
15 49 (8.39%) RESTful
16 48 (8.22%) JSON
17 41 (7.02%) Backbone.js
18 38 (6.51%) XHTML
19 33 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.55%) User Experience
2 21 (3.60%) W3C
3 16 (2.74%) Digital Media
4 15 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.40%) Fixed Income
5 14 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.54%) Open Source
8 8 (1.37%) RIA
9 7 (1.20%) Blog
9 7 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.20%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.86%) Derivative
11 5 (0.86%) Video on Demand
11 5 (0.86%) Social Media
12 4 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.68%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.31%) Linux
2 22 (3.77%) Windows
3 21 (3.60%) Android
4 18 (3.08%) UNIX
5 8 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) webOS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (23.46%) MVC
3 132 (22.60%) Web Development
4 119 (20.38%) TDD
5 72 (12.33%) OO
6 64 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
7 63 (10.79%) E-Commerce
8 61 (10.45%) Scrum
9 34 (5.82%) BDD
10 32 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (5.31%) Web Design
12 30 (5.14%) Content Management
13 24 (4.11%) Unit Testing
14 22 (3.77%) OOP
15 21 (3.60%) CRM
16 19 (3.25%) Software Engineering
17 17 (2.91%) SOA
17 17 (2.91%) Pair Programming
17 17 (2.91%) Migration
18 15 (2.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 477 (81.68%) JavaScript
2 159 (27.23%) C#
3 110 (18.84%) PHP
4 109 (18.66%) SQL
5 99 (16.95%) Java
6 26 (4.45%) T-SQL
7 25 (4.28%) Python
8 18 (3.08%) Ruby
9 11 (1.88%) Scala
10 10 (1.71%) VB
10 10 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.54%) C++
12 8 (1.37%) Perl
13 5 (0.86%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.86%) ECMAScript
13 5 (0.86%) PHP5
14 4 (0.68%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.68%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.68%) Go
14 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (5.65%) Degree
2 16 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.68%) HND
5 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) Docker
2 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (1.03%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (6.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.99%) Adobe
3 20 (3.42%) Google
4 14 (2.40%) EPiServer
4 14 (2.40%) Oracle
5 11 (1.88%) Zend
5 11 (1.88%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.88%) Twitter
6 8 (1.37%) Sencha
6 8 (1.37%) Telerik
7 4 (0.68%) Ektron
7 4 (0.68%) hybris
8 3 (0.51%) Demandware
8 3 (0.51%) ATG
9 2 (0.34%) Pega
9 2 (0.34%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.34%) BEA
9 2 (0.34%) Informatica
9 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.34%) webMethods
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