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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 157 163 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 291 281 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.29% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.38% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 190 203
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -27.27%
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
19406 20362 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 93.12% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13742 13958 12341
Average daily rate £438 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
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 329 382 512
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 0 56 £400 +14.28% 26
Hounslow - 1 £350 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 4
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 517 (81.80%) HTML
2 485 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 467 (73.89%) CSS
4 332 (52.53%) HTML5
5 240 (37.97%) CSS3
6 230 (36.39%) jQuery
7 216 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
8 194 (30.70%) AngularJS
9 174 (27.53%) .NET
10 169 (26.74%) MVC
11 137 (21.68%) C#
12 132 (20.89%) PHP
13 131 (20.73%) TDD
14 118 (18.67%) Java
15 112 (17.72%) ASP.NET
15 112 (17.72%) Web Development
16 95 (15.03%) Git (software)
17 93 (14.72%) SQL
18 92 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 91 (14.40%) User Experience
20 88 (13.92%) OO
21 85 (13.45%) SQL Server
22 81 (12.82%) Finance
23 79 (12.50%) CMS
24 76 (12.03%) MySQL
25 75 (11.87%) Ajax
26 69 (10.92%) Web Services
27 65 (10.28%) Scrum
27 65 (10.28%) Node.js
27 65 (10.28%) Responsive Web Design

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 79 (12.50%) CMS
2 65 (10.28%) Node.js
3 23 (3.64%) Adobe CQ
4 21 (3.32%) Drupal
5 20 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.16%) WordPress
6 19 (3.01%) Tomcat
7 18 (2.85%) Apache
8 14 (2.22%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.74%) IIS
10 10 (1.58%) EPiServer CMS
11 8 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.11%) Lightstreamer
13 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.63%) nginx
15 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (3.96%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.69%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.74%) MS Office
3 11 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.32%) InDesign
5 2 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (2.53%) Magento
2 8 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.47%) Tridion
4 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.22%) GitHub
3 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.32%) HTTP
2 20 (3.16%) Internet
3 9 (1.42%) Intranet
4 2 (0.32%) SSL
4 2 (0.32%) AMQP
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
5 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.03%) MySQL
3 22 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.01%) MongoDB
5 18 (2.85%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.47%) Redis
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.47%) OLAP
12 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.47%) Jackrabbit
13 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 95 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 57 (9.02%) Grunt
3 42 (6.65%) Subversion
4 37 (5.85%) Bower
5 32 (5.06%) Jasmine
6 28 (4.43%) Visual Studio
7 23 (3.64%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.32%) WebDriver
9 17 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.53%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.37%) JIRA
12 13 (2.06%) JUnit
13 12 (1.90%) Maven
13 12 (1.90%) Selenium
13 12 (1.90%) NUnit
14 11 (1.74%) Mocha
15 10 (1.58%) Karma Test Runner
16 9 (1.42%) PHPUnit
17 8 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
18 7 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 81 (12.82%) Finance
2 39 (6.17%) Banking
3 38 (6.01%) Marketing
4 22 (3.48%) Games
5 18 (2.85%) Advertising
6 16 (2.53%) Publishing
6 16 (2.53%) Legal
7 15 (2.37%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.90%) Retail
8 12 (1.90%) Front Office
9 5 (0.79%) Back Office
9 5 (0.79%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.32%) Hindi Language
11 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (81.80%) HTML
2 467 (73.89%) CSS
3 332 (52.53%) HTML5
4 240 (37.97%) CSS3
5 230 (36.39%) jQuery
6 194 (30.70%) AngularJS
7 174 (27.53%) .NET
8 112 (17.72%) ASP.NET
9 92 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 75 (11.87%) Ajax
11 69 (10.92%) Web Services
12 60 (9.49%) Sass
13 54 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (8.39%) XML
15 49 (7.75%) KnockoutJS
16 48 (7.59%) RESTful
17 47 (7.44%) Backbone.js
18 45 (7.12%) JSON
19 40 (6.33%) REST
20 34 (5.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.40%) User Experience
2 29 (4.59%) Open Source
3 26 (4.11%) Visualisation
4 23 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.01%) RIA
7 16 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.06%) W3C
8 13 (2.06%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.42%) Social Media
10 8 (1.27%) Blog
11 7 (1.11%) Animation
11 7 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.95%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.79%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.80%) Linux
2 25 (3.96%) UNIX
3 19 (3.01%) Android
4 16 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.37%) Windows
6 9 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.16%) MVS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (26.74%) MVC
3 131 (20.73%) TDD
4 112 (17.72%) Web Development
5 88 (13.92%) OO
6 65 (10.28%) Scrum
6 65 (10.28%) Responsive Web Design
7 61 (9.65%) E-Commerce
8 52 (8.23%) BDD
9 41 (6.49%) Software Engineering
10 36 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (5.06%) Web Design
12 25 (3.96%) OOP
13 21 (3.32%) SOA
14 19 (3.01%) Content Management
15 18 (2.85%) Automated Testing
16 15 (2.37%) Workflow
16 15 (2.37%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (2.37%) Analytics
16 15 (2.37%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 485 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 137 (21.68%) C#
3 132 (20.89%) PHP
4 118 (18.67%) Java
5 93 (14.72%) SQL
6 44 (6.96%) Python
7 42 (6.65%) Ruby
8 20 (3.16%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.06%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.06%) Perl
10 12 (1.90%) Scala
11 10 (1.58%) ActionScript
12 9 (1.42%) PHP5
13 8 (1.27%) TypeScript
14 6 (0.95%) VB
14 6 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.95%) C++
15 5 (0.79%) ECMAScript
16 4 (0.63%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (4.91%) Degree
2 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) WCAG
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) Puppet
2 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (5.06%) Zend
2 30 (4.75%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.27%) Adobe
4 25 (3.96%) Google
5 17 (2.69%) EPiServer
6 13 (2.06%) Oracle
7 11 (1.74%) Twitter
8 10 (1.58%) Facebook
9 9 (1.42%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.11%) Sencha
10 7 (1.11%) Telerik
11 5 (0.79%) Sybase
12 3 (0.47%) SAP
12 3 (0.47%) Ektron
13 2 (0.32%) Marketo
13 2 (0.32%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.32%) Pega
13 2 (0.32%) webMethods
13 2 (0.32%) FatWire
13 2 (0.32%) RedDot
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £120 to £120 per day Fixed rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: £185 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £339 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago