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 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 166 148 175
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 284 326 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.44% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.55% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 253 200
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.16 £160.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.40% +392.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £160.00 £20.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £160.00 £54.50
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
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 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 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 22 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 -13 58 £400 -0.12% 36
Feltham - 6 £390 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Bromley - 3 - - 1
Wimbledon +2 2 £306 -4.29%
Enfield - 2 - -
Uxbridge +1 1 £375 +30.43%
Hammersmith -5 1 £390 +20.00%
Mayfair - 1 £625 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £355 -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 483 (83.85%) HTML
2 464 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 406 (70.49%) CSS
4 289 (50.17%) HTML5
5 233 (40.45%) jQuery
6 214 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
7 195 (33.85%) CSS3
8 170 (29.51%) .NET
9 158 (27.43%) C#
10 149 (25.87%) AngularJS
11 138 (23.96%) ASP.NET
12 131 (22.74%) Web Development
13 129 (22.40%) MVC
14 115 (19.97%) TDD
15 97 (16.84%) Java
16 96 (16.67%) PHP
17 95 (16.49%) SQL
18 89 (15.45%) Finance
19 87 (15.10%) User Experience
20 85 (14.76%) Ajax
21 82 (14.24%) SQL Server
21 82 (14.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 79 (13.72%) Git (software)
23 74 (12.85%) Web Services
24 66 (11.46%) Scrum
24 66 (11.46%) OO
25 62 (10.76%) CMS
25 62 (10.76%) Sass
26 61 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
26 61 (10.59%) XML

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 62 (10.76%) CMS
2 57 (9.90%) Node.js
3 29 (5.03%) Drupal
4 20 (3.47%) Apache
5 17 (2.95%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.95%) WordPress
6 14 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (2.08%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.56%) IIS
10 8 (1.39%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.22%) Lightstreamer
11 7 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.87%) nginx
14 4 (0.69%) Immediacy CMS
14 4 (0.69%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.52%) Moodle
15 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 51 (8.85%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.87%) InDesign
6 4 (0.69%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.69%) MS Office
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.17%) GIMP
9 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.78%) GitHub
3 12 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.52%) SaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.17%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) Force.com
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.21%) HTTP
2 15 (2.60%) Internet
3 10 (1.74%) Intranet
4 5 (0.87%) SSL
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) Extranet
6 2 (0.35%) Skype
7 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.42%) MySQL
3 27 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.39%) Big Data
7 7 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.35%) DB2
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.35%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 51 (8.85%) Subversion
3 41 (7.12%) Grunt
4 40 (6.94%) Visual Studio
5 25 (4.34%) Jasmine
6 20 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (3.30%) Mocha
8 15 (2.60%) Bower
9 14 (2.43%) Jenkins
10 13 (2.26%) NUnit
11 10 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (1.56%) Maven
13 8 (1.39%) Selenium
13 8 (1.39%) JIRA
13 8 (1.39%) QUnit
13 8 (1.39%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.22%) MSTest
14 7 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (1.22%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 89 (15.45%) Finance
2 60 (10.42%) Banking
3 30 (5.21%) Marketing
4 20 (3.47%) Legal
5 17 (2.95%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.78%) Retail
7 15 (2.60%) Games
8 14 (2.43%) Advertising
9 12 (2.08%) Publishing
10 10 (1.74%) Front Office
11 7 (1.22%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.87%) iGaming
12 5 (0.87%) Back Office
13 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.35%) Hindi Language
14 2 (0.35%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (83.85%) HTML
2 406 (70.49%) CSS
3 289 (50.17%) HTML5
4 233 (40.45%) jQuery
5 195 (33.85%) CSS3
6 170 (29.51%) .NET
7 149 (25.87%) AngularJS
8 138 (23.96%) ASP.NET
9 85 (14.76%) Ajax
10 82 (14.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 74 (12.85%) Web Services
12 62 (10.76%) Sass
13 61 (10.59%) XML
14 58 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (9.03%) .NET Framework
16 48 (8.33%) RESTful
17 46 (7.99%) JSON
18 39 (6.77%) Backbone.js
19 35 (6.08%) XHTML
20 30 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.10%) User Experience
2 21 (3.65%) W3C
3 20 (3.47%) Visualisation
4 14 (2.43%) Fixed Income
4 14 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.39%) Open Source
9 7 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.04%) Blog
10 6 (1.04%) RIA
10 6 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.87%) Derivative
12 4 (0.69%) BBC
12 4 (0.69%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.69%) Social Media
12 4 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.90%) Linux
2 22 (3.82%) Windows
3 20 (3.47%) UNIX
4 18 (3.13%) Android
5 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.17%) webOS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (22.74%) Web Development
3 129 (22.40%) MVC
4 115 (19.97%) TDD
5 66 (11.46%) Scrum
5 66 (11.46%) OO
6 61 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
7 52 (9.03%) E-Commerce
8 39 (6.77%) Content Management
9 34 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (5.73%) BDD
11 29 (5.03%) Web Design
12 27 (4.69%) Unit Testing
13 19 (3.30%) CRM
14 18 (3.13%) OOP
15 17 (2.95%) Software Engineering
15 17 (2.95%) Pair Programming
16 16 (2.78%) SEO
16 16 (2.78%) Migration
17 15 (2.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 464 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 158 (27.43%) C#
3 97 (16.84%) Java
4 96 (16.67%) PHP
5 95 (16.49%) SQL
6 26 (4.51%) Python
7 21 (3.65%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.43%) Ruby
9 13 (2.26%) Scala
10 9 (1.56%) VB
10 9 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.22%) C++
12 6 (1.04%) Perl
13 5 (0.87%) PHP5
14 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.69%) ECMAScript
14 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.69%) Go
15 3 (0.52%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (5.21%) Degree
2 24 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.69%) HND
6 2 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.56%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) WCAG
2 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.52%) Docker
1 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) Puppet
2 5 (0.87%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Ansible
3 2 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (6.08%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.90%) Adobe
3 19 (3.30%) Google
4 16 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 16 (2.78%) Oracle
5 14 (2.43%) Twitter
6 11 (1.91%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.56%) Zend
8 8 (1.39%) Sencha
9 7 (1.22%) Telerik
10 4 (0.69%) hybris
11 3 (0.52%) Demandware
11 3 (0.52%) ATG
12 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.35%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.35%) Ektron
12 2 (0.35%) Roku
12 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.35%) Marketo
12 2 (0.35%) HubSpot
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £490 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
London Review of Books
Rate: Negotiable, based on day rate
Posted: 18 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago