The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 100 119 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Contract jobs citing Web Development 495 445 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.03% 1.77% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.29% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 267 266
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £43.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
Web Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18984 19436 19917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13364 13584 13450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 242 370
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Development across the London region.

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the London region.

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Development
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 Development within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 +22 102 £400 -5.32% 50
Bromley - 3 £325 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £328 - 3
Hammersmith -4 1 £400 +45.45% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
West Drayton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Pinner - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 3
Upminster - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Dagenham - - - - 1
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - - 1
Ilford - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development.

1 671 (68.61%) HTML
2 597 (61.04%) JavaScript
3 578 (59.10%) CSS
4 438 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (28.73%) HTML5
6 268 (27.40%) jQuery
7 267 (27.30%) Java
8 242 (24.74%) .NET
9 214 (21.88%) Linux
10 205 (20.96%) Git (software)
11 199 (20.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 193 (19.73%) C#
13 190 (19.43%) MVC
14 185 (18.92%) ASP.NET
14 185 (18.92%) CSS3
15 176 (18.00%) SQL
16 173 (17.69%) SQL Server
16 173 (17.69%) TDD
17 165 (16.87%) Subversion
18 164 (16.77%) Python
19 158 (16.16%) Scrum
20 150 (15.34%) PHP
21 143 (14.62%) Finance
22 141 (14.42%) Web Design
23 140 (14.31%) Web Services
24 139 (14.21%) E-Commerce
25 138 (14.11%) UNIX
26 137 (14.01%) XML
27 136 (13.91%) OO
28 133 (13.60%) CMS

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 133 (13.60%) CMS
2 77 (7.87%) Node.js
3 61 (6.24%) IIS
4 47 (4.81%) Umbraco
5 43 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 40 (4.09%) Apache
7 33 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 32 (3.27%) WordPress
9 29 (2.97%) Drupal
9 29 (2.97%) Tomcat
10 23 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (1.02%) ArcGIS
14 8 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.82%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.41%) nginx
15 4 (0.41%) Kentico
15 4 (0.41%) Mule
15 4 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (4.50%) Photoshop
2 30 (3.07%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.92%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.51%) MS Office
6 5 (0.51%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.51%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.10%) MS Project
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) Magento
2 9 (0.92%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Tridion
5 1 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.33%) Force.com
2 13 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.82%) SaaS
4 7 (0.72%) GitHub
5 4 (0.41%) Heroku
5 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (12.27%) HTTP
2 43 (4.40%) Internet
3 18 (1.84%) SSL
4 15 (1.53%) LDAP
5 14 (1.43%) Intranet
6 12 (1.23%) DNS
7 5 (0.51%) BGP
7 5 (0.51%) MVNO
8 4 (0.41%) Firewall
8 4 (0.41%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.41%) DMZ
9 3 (0.31%) FTP
10 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.10%) SNMP
11 1 (0.10%) SMS
11 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.10%) Extranet
11 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 132 (13.50%) Relational Database
3 96 (9.82%) MySQL
4 59 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (3.27%) MongoDB
7 31 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (2.15%) Neo4j
10 17 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.43%) RavenDB
12 12 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.12%) Big Data
13 11 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.02%) Redis
15 9 (0.92%) Pentaho
15 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 205 (20.96%) Git (software)
2 165 (16.87%) Subversion
3 57 (5.83%) Visual Studio
4 30 (3.07%) Maven
4 30 (3.07%) Jenkins
5 25 (2.56%) JIRA
6 24 (2.45%) Grunt
7 22 (2.25%) Jasmine
8 21 (2.15%) JUnit
9 20 (2.04%) Selenium
10 19 (1.94%) TeamCity
10 19 (1.94%) Eclipse
11 17 (1.74%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.53%) jMock
13 14 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (1.43%) Axure RP
14 13 (1.33%) NUnit
15 11 (1.12%) Mocha
16 9 (0.92%) Hudson
16 9 (0.92%) Bower
General
1 143 (14.62%) Finance
2 99 (10.12%) Banking
3 47 (4.81%) Marketing
4 46 (4.70%) Investment Banking
5 41 (4.19%) Retail
6 30 (3.07%) Legal
7 27 (2.76%) Front Office
8 26 (2.66%) Games
9 15 (1.53%) Publishing
10 14 (1.43%) Back Office
11 13 (1.33%) Advertising
12 11 (1.12%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.82%) Billing
13 8 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.61%) Law
15 5 (0.51%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.41%) Electronics
17 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 749 (76.58%) Developer
2 159 (16.26%) Front-End Developer
3 150 (15.34%) Web Developer
4 109 (11.15%) Java Developer
5 83 (8.49%) .NET Developer
6 76 (7.77%) Senior Developer
7 51 (5.21%) Analyst
8 46 (4.70%) Python Developer
9 42 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 37 (3.78%) PHP Developer
11 35 (3.58%) C# Developer
12 30 (3.07%) Architect
13 29 (2.97%) Project Manager
13 29 (2.97%) Front-End Web Developer
14 26 (2.66%) Python/Django Developer
14 26 (2.66%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (2.45%) Programmer
16 23 (2.35%) Software Engineer
17 22 (2.25%) Business Analyst
18 21 (2.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 671 (68.61%) HTML
2 578 (59.10%) CSS
3 281 (28.73%) HTML5
4 268 (27.40%) jQuery
5 242 (24.74%) .NET
6 185 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 185 (18.92%) CSS3
7 140 (14.31%) Web Services
8 137 (14.01%) XML
9 109 (11.15%) Ajax
10 108 (11.04%) AngularJS
11 95 (9.71%) REST
12 89 (9.10%) JSON
13 79 (8.08%) Django
14 69 (7.06%) Spring
14 69 (7.06%) SOAP
15 67 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (6.65%) .NET Framework
17 59 (6.03%) Hibernate
17 59 (6.03%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.55%) User Experience
2 64 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (6.44%) Visualisation
4 51 (5.21%) Open Source
5 45 (4.60%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 24 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.04%) W3C
9 19 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.94%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.23%) Social Media
11 11 (1.12%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (0.92%) Wiki
14 8 (0.82%) Smartcard
14 8 (0.82%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.61%) Blackberry
16 6 (0.61%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 214 (21.88%) Linux
2 138 (14.11%) UNIX
3 107 (10.94%) Mac OS X
4 64 (6.54%) Windows
5 44 (4.50%) Apple iOS
6 37 (3.78%) Android
7 23 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.61%) Solaris
9 5 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.31%) SUSE
10 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.31%) webOS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.31%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.20%) MVS
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.20%) Debian
11 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (20.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 190 (19.43%) MVC
4 173 (17.69%) TDD
5 158 (16.16%) Scrum
6 141 (14.42%) Web Design
7 139 (14.21%) E-Commerce
8 136 (13.91%) OO
9 109 (11.15%) Configuration Management
10 91 (9.30%) Content Management
10 91 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (7.36%) BDD
12 59 (6.03%) Software Engineering
13 53 (5.42%) Unit Testing
14 47 (4.81%) OOP
15 46 (4.70%) User Stories
16 45 (4.60%) Project Management
17 42 (4.29%) Analytics
18 40 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
19 38 (3.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 597 (61.04%) JavaScript
2 267 (27.30%) Java
3 193 (19.73%) C#
4 176 (18.00%) SQL
5 164 (16.77%) Python
6 150 (15.34%) PHP
7 105 (10.74%) Ruby
8 42 (4.29%) Scala
9 22 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 20 (2.04%) C
11 19 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.84%) C++
13 17 (1.74%) PHP5
14 16 (1.64%) Perl
15 14 (1.43%) Apex Code
16 13 (1.33%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.23%) R
18 6 (0.61%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.61%) VBA
19 4 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (6.44%) Degree
2 20 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.10%) MBA
5 1 (0.10%) MCPD
5 1 (0.10%) PMP
5 1 (0.10%) MCP
5 1 (0.10%) MCSD
5 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.10%) PhD
5 1 (0.10%) ISEB
5 1 (0.10%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.10%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.09%) QA
2 6 (0.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.20%) WAI
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) Section 508
System Software
1 15 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.02%) Varnish
3 7 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.84%) Puppet
2 16 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.12%) Nagios
4 8 (0.82%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.61%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.31%) Ansible
9 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.10%) Cacti
10 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.10%) Netcool
10 1 (0.10%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 1 (0.10%) logstash
10 1 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 79 (8.08%) Oracle
2 66 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 46 (4.70%) Sitecore
4 37 (3.78%) Google
5 32 (3.27%) Adobe
6 24 (2.45%) Zend
7 16 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.23%) JBoss
8 12 (1.23%) Twitter
9 10 (1.02%) VMware
10 9 (0.92%) ESRI
10 9 (0.92%) Facebook
11 8 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.82%) Sybase
12 6 (0.61%) RedDot
12 6 (0.61%) hybris
12 6 (0.61%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.51%) Omniture
14 4 (0.41%) ATG
14 4 (0.41%) SAP
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