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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 184 159 136
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 288 354 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.23% 1.51% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.62% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 265 283
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £20.00 £14.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £20.00 £51.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.73% -11.53%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
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 £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 31 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 31 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 -34 42 £400 +2.56% 36
Romford - 5 £240 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Croydon -16 3 £350 -
Feltham - 3 £390 -
Bromley -5 2 £325 -
Enfield - 2 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £425 +60.37% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £368 -
Mayfair - 1 £625 -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 474 (82.43%) HTML
2 463 (80.52%) JavaScript
3 404 (70.26%) CSS
4 286 (49.74%) HTML5
5 247 (42.96%) jQuery
6 237 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (28.00%) AngularJS
8 160 (27.83%) .NET
9 158 (27.48%) CSS3
10 153 (26.61%) Web Development
11 145 (25.22%) C#
12 144 (25.04%) MVC
13 127 (22.09%) ASP.NET
14 115 (20.00%) TDD
15 111 (19.30%) Java
16 101 (17.57%) Web Services
17 96 (16.70%) Git (software)
18 93 (16.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 88 (15.30%) XML
20 84 (14.61%) PHP
20 84 (14.61%) SQL Server
21 82 (14.26%) User Experience
22 80 (13.91%) Scrum
23 79 (13.74%) SQL
24 76 (13.22%) Ajax
25 72 (12.52%) CMS
26 69 (12.00%) Finance
27 65 (11.30%) JSON
28 61 (10.61%) Sass
29 60 (10.43%) Node.js

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 72 (12.52%) CMS
2 60 (10.43%) Node.js
3 29 (5.04%) Drupal
4 19 (3.30%) WordPress
5 14 (2.43%) Apache
5 14 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.09%) IIS
6 12 (2.09%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.04%) nginx
9 6 (1.04%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.70%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.70%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.52%) Confluence
12 3 (0.52%) Railo
12 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (9.22%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.70%) InDesign
5 4 (0.70%) MS Office
6 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.65%) GitHub
3 15 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.57%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.87%) PaaS
6 4 (0.70%) SaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.17%) Yammer
9 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.87%) HTTP
2 16 (2.78%) Internet
3 10 (1.74%) Intranet
4 6 (1.04%) SSL
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) Extranet
7 1 (0.17%) NFC
7 1 (0.17%) AMQP
7 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.17%) Skype
7 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.57%) MySQL
3 22 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.22%) Big Data
9 6 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.87%) SQLite
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.52%) DB2
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.35%) HBase
13 2 (0.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 96 (16.70%) Git (software)
2 57 (9.91%) Subversion
3 44 (7.65%) Visual Studio
4 40 (6.96%) Grunt
5 25 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 23 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.78%) NUnit
7 16 (2.78%) Selenium
8 15 (2.61%) Maven
8 15 (2.61%) Jenkins
8 15 (2.61%) gulp
9 14 (2.43%) Bower
10 12 (2.09%) Mocha
11 11 (1.91%) MSTest
11 11 (1.91%) JIRA
12 10 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
12 10 (1.74%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.74%) QUnit
13 9 (1.57%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (12.00%) Finance
2 54 (9.39%) Banking
3 25 (4.35%) Marketing
4 23 (4.00%) Publishing
5 20 (3.48%) Legal
6 15 (2.61%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.43%) Retail
8 10 (1.74%) Games
9 8 (1.39%) Advertising
10 7 (1.22%) Front Office
10 7 (1.22%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.87%) Back Office
11 5 (0.87%) Automotive
11 5 (0.87%) Law
11 5 (0.87%) iGaming
12 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (82.43%) HTML
2 404 (70.26%) CSS
3 286 (49.74%) HTML5
4 247 (42.96%) jQuery
5 161 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 160 (27.83%) .NET
7 158 (27.48%) CSS3
8 127 (22.09%) ASP.NET
9 101 (17.57%) Web Services
10 93 (16.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 88 (15.30%) XML
12 76 (13.22%) Ajax
13 65 (11.30%) JSON
14 61 (10.61%) Sass
15 60 (10.43%) Backbone.js
16 59 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 57 (9.91%) .NET Framework
18 48 (8.35%) RESTful
19 32 (5.57%) XHTML
20 31 (5.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.26%) User Experience
2 20 (3.48%) W3C
3 19 (3.30%) Visualisation
4 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 15 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.74%) Social Media
9 9 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.57%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.22%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.04%) Derivative
11 6 (1.04%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.87%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.87%) Wiki
13 4 (0.70%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.70%) RIA
13 4 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.78%) Linux
2 29 (5.04%) Windows
3 17 (2.96%) UNIX
4 13 (2.26%) Android
5 6 (1.04%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) webOS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (26.61%) Web Development
3 144 (25.04%) MVC
4 115 (20.00%) TDD
5 80 (13.91%) Scrum
6 60 (10.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 57 (9.91%) OO
8 49 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (8.17%) E-Commerce
10 43 (7.48%) Content Management
11 40 (6.96%) Web Design
12 36 (6.26%) Unit Testing
13 27 (4.70%) SEO
13 27 (4.70%) SOA
14 26 (4.52%) Pair Programming
14 26 (4.52%) BDD
15 24 (4.17%) Kanban
16 22 (3.83%) CRM
17 21 (3.65%) Analytics
18 20 (3.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 463 (80.52%) JavaScript
2 145 (25.22%) C#
3 111 (19.30%) Java
4 84 (14.61%) PHP
5 79 (13.74%) SQL
6 22 (3.83%) Python
7 17 (2.96%) Scala
8 16 (2.78%) Ruby
9 15 (2.61%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.74%) C++
11 8 (1.39%) VB
12 7 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.22%) CFML
13 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.87%) Perl
13 5 (0.87%) XPath
13 5 (0.87%) PHP5
13 5 (0.87%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (4.70%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.17%) Degree
3 19 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.70%) HND
6 2 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) Puppet
1 5 (0.87%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.52%) Ansible
2 3 (0.52%) Salt
3 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (7.48%) Adobe
2 36 (6.26%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.83%) Oracle
4 21 (3.65%) Google
5 11 (1.91%) Twitter
6 10 (1.74%) New Relic
6 10 (1.74%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.57%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.22%) Zend
9 6 (1.04%) Ektron
9 6 (1.04%) hybris
10 4 (0.70%) Demandware
11 3 (0.52%) Facebook
11 3 (0.52%) Telerik
11 3 (0.52%) ATG
11 3 (0.52%) Sybase
11 3 (0.52%) Software AG
12 2 (0.35%) IBM
12 2 (0.35%) Roku
13 1 (0.17%) Xamarin
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