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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 156 123 139
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 333 480 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.37% 1.90% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.04% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 299 244
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Average hourly rate £27.75 £42.50 £16.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.70% +161.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £24.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.95 £55.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +94.44%
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
22433 23506 22981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.34% 93.09% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15862 16190 15310
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 404 538
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 October 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 -23 67 £375 +7.14% 22
Hammersmith +1 2 £350 +7.69%
Uxbridge -6 1 £225 -28.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £330 - 1
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 550 (80.29%) HTML
2 522 (76.20%) JavaScript
3 507 (74.01%) CSS
4 337 (49.20%) HTML5
5 257 (37.52%) jQuery
6 239 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
7 222 (32.41%) CSS3
8 196 (28.61%) AngularJS
9 173 (25.26%) MVC
10 167 (24.38%) .NET
11 160 (23.36%) PHP
12 156 (22.77%) Web Development
13 149 (21.75%) Java
14 136 (19.85%) TDD
15 134 (19.56%) C#
16 126 (18.39%) Git (software)
17 114 (16.64%) ASP.NET
18 107 (15.62%) User Experience
19 102 (14.89%) MySQL
20 89 (12.99%) XML
20 89 (12.99%) CMS
21 85 (12.41%) OO
22 84 (12.26%) Finance
23 81 (11.82%) Web Services
24 79 (11.53%) SQL Server
25 78 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
26 75 (10.95%) Ajax
27 71 (10.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 68 (9.93%) Backbone.js
28 68 (9.93%) Scrum

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 89 (12.99%) CMS
2 64 (9.34%) Node.js
3 32 (4.67%) WordPress
4 25 (3.65%) IIS
4 25 (3.65%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.50%) Apache
6 22 (3.21%) Umbraco
7 16 (2.34%) Drupal
8 14 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.46%) EPiServer CMS
9 10 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.31%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (1.31%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.73%) JBoss
13 4 (0.58%) Confluence
13 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.44%) AquaLogic
14 3 (0.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 24 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.88%) MS Office
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.73%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.44%) GIMP
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.02%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.48%) GitHub
2 15 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.73%) SaaS
5 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.53%) HTTP
2 24 (3.50%) Internet
3 11 (1.61%) Intranet
4 5 (0.73%) LDAP
5 3 (0.44%) SSL
6 2 (0.29%) AMQP
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.89%) MySQL
2 79 (11.53%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 22 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 11 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.58%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.58%) OLAP
11 3 (0.44%) Redis
11 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.29%) KDB
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 126 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 60 (8.76%) Subversion
3 52 (7.59%) Grunt
4 44 (6.42%) Bower
5 32 (4.67%) Jasmine
6 29 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 26 (3.80%) Visual Studio
8 24 (3.50%) Jenkins
8 24 (3.50%) Maven
8 24 (3.50%) JUnit
9 18 (2.63%) JIRA
9 18 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 15 (2.19%) PHPUnit
11 10 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (1.46%) NUnit
11 10 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (1.31%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.17%) Selenium
14 6 (0.88%) Axure RP
General
1 84 (12.26%) Finance
2 47 (6.86%) Banking
3 28 (4.09%) Investment Banking
4 27 (3.94%) Marketing
5 21 (3.07%) Publishing
6 19 (2.77%) Games
7 17 (2.48%) Legal
7 17 (2.48%) Retail
8 15 (2.19%) Front Office
9 14 (2.04%) Advertising
10 9 (1.31%) Back Office
11 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.58%) Electronics
11 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (80.29%) HTML
2 507 (74.01%) CSS
3 337 (49.20%) HTML5
4 257 (37.52%) jQuery
5 222 (32.41%) CSS3
6 196 (28.61%) AngularJS
7 167 (24.38%) .NET
8 114 (16.64%) ASP.NET
9 89 (12.99%) XML
10 81 (11.82%) Web Services
11 75 (10.95%) Ajax
12 71 (10.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 68 (9.93%) Backbone.js
14 64 (9.34%) JSON
15 56 (8.18%) RESTful
16 53 (7.74%) KnockoutJS
17 52 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 49 (7.15%) Spring
19 42 (6.13%) REST
20 41 (5.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.62%) User Experience
2 36 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 30 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.36%) Open Source
6 21 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.92%) RIA
8 17 (2.48%) W3C
9 14 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.61%) Social Media
11 9 (1.31%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.17%) Animation
12 8 (1.17%) Blog
13 7 (1.02%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.02%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.88%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.73%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.76%) Linux
2 48 (7.01%) UNIX
3 20 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.63%) Windows
5 17 (2.48%) Mac OS X
6 15 (2.19%) Android
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) MVS
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (25.26%) MVC
3 156 (22.77%) Web Development
4 136 (19.85%) TDD
5 85 (12.41%) OO
6 78 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 68 (9.93%) Scrum
8 51 (7.45%) E-Commerce
9 50 (7.30%) BDD
10 40 (5.84%) Web Design
11 38 (5.55%) Software Engineering
12 33 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (4.53%) Content Management
14 25 (3.65%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.65%) Analytics
15 23 (3.36%) Automated Testing
16 22 (3.21%) SEO
17 21 (3.07%) Configuration Management
17 21 (3.07%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (2.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 522 (76.20%) JavaScript
2 160 (23.36%) PHP
3 149 (21.75%) Java
4 134 (19.56%) C#
5 62 (9.05%) SQL
6 47 (6.86%) Python
6 47 (6.86%) Ruby
7 15 (2.19%) PHP5
8 14 (2.04%) Perl
9 13 (1.90%) Scala
10 12 (1.75%) ActionScript
11 11 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.31%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.17%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.02%) C++
15 6 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.88%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.58%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.63%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.44%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (5.69%) Zend
2 38 (5.55%) Adobe
3 25 (3.65%) Oracle
4 22 (3.21%) Google
5 17 (2.48%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.34%) EPiServer
7 11 (1.61%) Facebook
8 9 (1.31%) Twitter
9 8 (1.17%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.02%) Sybase
11 6 (0.88%) RedDot
12 4 (0.58%) SAP
13 3 (0.44%) LexisNexis
13 3 (0.44%) FatWire
14 2 (0.29%) hybris
14 2 (0.29%) Ektron
14 2 (0.29%) IBM
14 2 (0.29%) Open Text
14 2 (0.29%) Vertica
15 1 (0.15%) New Relic
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
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Rate: £200 - £294 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Rate: From £275 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Kalpa Resource
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Montash
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £520 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
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