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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 144 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 337 377 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.57% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.69% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 236 217
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£400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.75 £19.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +4.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £15.00 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £55.00 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -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
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
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 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 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
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 December 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 -29 65 £398 +6.00% 32
Hammersmith +4 2 £350 +16.66%
Uxbridge +3 1 £225 -37.50% 2
Hounslow - 1 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 552 (82.02%) HTML
2 520 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 502 (74.59%) CSS
4 351 (52.15%) HTML5
5 253 (37.59%) jQuery
6 248 (36.85%) CSS3
7 236 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
8 209 (31.05%) AngularJS
9 182 (27.04%) MVC
10 180 (26.75%) .NET
11 141 (20.95%) C#
12 140 (20.80%) TDD
13 138 (20.51%) PHP
14 134 (19.91%) Web Development
15 129 (19.17%) Java
16 120 (17.83%) ASP.NET
17 118 (17.53%) Git (software)
18 116 (17.24%) User Experience
19 98 (14.56%) OO
19 98 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 95 (14.12%) SQL
21 90 (13.37%) SQL Server
22 87 (12.93%) MySQL
23 82 (12.18%) Finance
24 79 (11.74%) Web Services
24 79 (11.74%) CMS
25 76 (11.29%) Ajax
26 75 (11.14%) Responsive Web Design
27 72 (10.70%) XML
27 72 (10.70%) Node.js

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 79 (11.74%) CMS
2 72 (10.70%) Node.js
3 26 (3.86%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.71%) SharePoint
5 24 (3.57%) WordPress
6 22 (3.27%) IIS
7 21 (3.12%) Drupal
8 20 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
9 19 (2.82%) Apache
10 13 (1.93%) Umbraco
11 10 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.49%) EPiServer CMS
12 9 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.04%) Lightstreamer
14 6 (0.89%) Confluence
15 3 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.45%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 24 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.93%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.63%) MS Office
4 10 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) GIMP
8 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.78%) Magento
2 11 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.45%) Tridion
4 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.93%) GitHub
3 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) SaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.46%) HTTP
2 21 (3.12%) Internet
3 10 (1.49%) Intranet
4 4 (0.59%) SSL
5 2 (0.30%) LDAP
5 2 (0.30%) AMQP
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 87 (12.93%) MySQL
3 22 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.12%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.59%) OLAP
12 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.45%) Redis
13 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.45%) Jackrabbit
14 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 118 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.77%) Grunt
3 53 (7.88%) Subversion
4 41 (6.09%) Bower
5 38 (5.65%) Jasmine
6 32 (4.75%) Visual Studio
7 30 (4.46%) Jenkins
8 25 (3.71%) WebDriver
9 22 (3.27%) Maven
10 21 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (2.97%) JIRA
11 20 (2.97%) JUnit
11 20 (2.97%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
13 13 (1.93%) PHPUnit
13 13 (1.93%) Mocha
14 12 (1.78%) NUnit
15 11 (1.63%) Selenium
16 10 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
17 7 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (12.18%) Finance
2 42 (6.24%) Banking
3 37 (5.50%) Marketing
4 23 (3.42%) Publishing
4 23 (3.42%) Games
5 21 (3.12%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.97%) Legal
7 16 (2.38%) Advertising
8 13 (1.93%) Front Office
9 12 (1.78%) Retail
10 5 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.74%) Back Office
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.30%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 552 (82.02%) HTML
2 502 (74.59%) CSS
3 351 (52.15%) HTML5
4 253 (37.59%) jQuery
5 248 (36.85%) CSS3
6 209 (31.05%) AngularJS
7 180 (26.75%) .NET
8 120 (17.83%) ASP.NET
9 98 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 79 (11.74%) Web Services
11 76 (11.29%) Ajax
12 72 (10.70%) XML
13 59 (8.77%) Backbone.js
14 57 (8.47%) Sass
14 57 (8.47%) JSON
15 56 (8.32%) RESTful
16 54 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
18 43 (6.39%) REST
19 41 (6.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 116 (17.24%) User Experience
2 32 (4.75%) Visualisation
3 28 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (3.71%) Open Source
6 23 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (2.82%) RIA
8 13 (1.93%) W3C
8 13 (1.93%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.49%) Social Media
10 9 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.34%) Blog
10 9 (1.34%) Video on Demand
11 8 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.04%) Animation
13 6 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.89%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.13%) Linux
2 33 (4.90%) UNIX
3 20 (2.97%) Android
4 19 (2.82%) Windows
5 18 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.15%) MVS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (27.04%) MVC
3 140 (20.80%) TDD
4 134 (19.91%) Web Development
5 98 (14.56%) OO
6 75 (11.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 65 (9.66%) Scrum
8 59 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 50 (7.43%) BDD
10 45 (6.69%) Software Engineering
11 42 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (5.65%) Web Design
13 25 (3.71%) OOP
14 24 (3.57%) Analytics
15 23 (3.42%) SOA
16 22 (3.27%) Automated Testing
17 21 (3.12%) Content Management
18 19 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (2.53%) Unit Testing
19 17 (2.53%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 520 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 141 (20.95%) C#
3 138 (20.51%) PHP
4 129 (19.17%) Java
5 95 (14.12%) SQL
6 42 (6.24%) Python
7 40 (5.94%) Ruby
8 20 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.38%) PHP5
10 13 (1.93%) Perl
11 12 (1.78%) Scala
12 10 (1.49%) ActionScript
13 8 (1.19%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.89%) C++
15 6 (0.89%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.74%) VB
16 5 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (0.74%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 34 (5.05%) Degree
2 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.30%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (5.50%) Zend
2 29 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.01%) Adobe
4 26 (3.86%) Google
5 19 (2.82%) Oracle
6 16 (2.38%) EPiServer
7 12 (1.78%) Twitter
8 10 (1.49%) Facebook
9 7 (1.04%) Sencha
9 7 (1.04%) Sybase
10 6 (0.89%) RedDot
11 5 (0.74%) Telerik
11 5 (0.74%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.45%) LexisNexis
12 3 (0.45%) SAP
13 2 (0.30%) FatWire
13 2 (0.30%) Open Text
13 2 (0.30%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.30%) BEA
13 2 (0.30%) Informatica
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Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
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London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £285 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £430 Per Day
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