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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 99 112 143
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +31
Contract jobs citing Web Development 466 454 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.07% 1.95% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.49% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 342 227
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £22.18 - £42.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.53 - £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.87 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+58.69% -36.98%
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Web Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 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 +48 113 £425 +7.59% 60
Croydon +1 6 £394 -7.35%
Barnet - 3 £419 -
Uxbridge +3 2 £375 +15.38%
Westminster +4 1 £550 +80.32%
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 533 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 515 (62.65%) HTML
3 431 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
4 396 (48.18%) CSS
5 291 (35.40%) Java
6 236 (28.71%) SQL
7 222 (27.01%) HTML5
8 218 (26.52%) TDD
9 211 (25.67%) .NET
10 183 (22.26%) jQuery
11 173 (21.05%) C#
12 161 (19.59%) Linux
13 151 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 146 (17.76%) Scrum
15 135 (16.42%) Git (software)
16 134 (16.30%) MVC
17 131 (15.94%) ASP.NET
17 131 (15.94%) CSS3
18 127 (15.45%) Finance
19 122 (14.84%) OO
19 122 (14.84%) Relational Database
20 121 (14.72%) Banking
21 116 (14.11%) Subversion
22 114 (13.87%) Web Services
23 112 (13.63%) Responsive Web Design
23 112 (13.63%) AngularJS
24 109 (13.26%) Python
25 106 (12.90%) PHP
26 105 (12.77%) XML
27 99 (12.04%) UNIX

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 83 (10.10%) CMS
2 65 (7.91%) Node.js
3 33 (4.01%) IIS
4 31 (3.77%) Apache
5 28 (3.41%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.43%) Drupal
6 20 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (1.58%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.46%) JBoss
10 11 (1.34%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.34%) nginx
11 10 (1.22%) WordPress
12 9 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.85%) Confluence
15 5 (0.61%) Immediacy CMS
15 5 (0.61%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 41 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.41%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.58%) MS Office
4 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.61%) MS Project
5 5 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.24%) Mingle
6 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (1.58%) Magento
2 12 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.24%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.12%) Radian6
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Tridion
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.19%) GitHub
3 17 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.09%) SaaS
4 9 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.85%) Heroku
5 7 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (0.73%) Force.com
7 5 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.24%) Office 365
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Taleo
10 1 (0.12%) IaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.39%) HTTP
2 21 (2.55%) Internet
3 9 (1.09%) Intranet
4 5 (0.61%) DNS
5 3 (0.36%) SSL
5 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.36%) VPN
5 3 (0.36%) LDAP
5 3 (0.36%) Firewall
6 2 (0.24%) Extranet
7 1 (0.12%) DVB
7 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.12%) Broadband
7 1 (0.12%) DHCP
7 1 (0.12%) CTI
7 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 122 (14.84%) Relational Database
3 78 (9.49%) MySQL
4 47 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (4.99%) RDBMS
6 35 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.07%) Jackrabbit
11 17 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.82%) Neo4j
13 14 (1.70%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.46%) Redis
15 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (1.22%) Big Data
16 10 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 135 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 116 (14.11%) Subversion
3 50 (6.08%) Maven
4 44 (5.35%) Visual Studio
5 40 (4.87%) Grunt
6 34 (4.14%) jMock
7 32 (3.89%) Jenkins
8 27 (3.28%) Jasmine
8 27 (3.28%) Mockito
8 27 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 27 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (3.16%) Bower
10 22 (2.68%) JUnit
11 17 (2.07%) Mocha
12 16 (1.95%) JIRA
13 13 (1.58%) Selenium
13 13 (1.58%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.46%) NUnit
14 12 (1.46%) QUnit
15 11 (1.34%) Hudson
General
1 127 (15.45%) Finance
2 121 (14.72%) Banking
3 56 (6.81%) Investment Banking
4 39 (4.74%) Retail
5 34 (4.14%) Marketing
6 29 (3.53%) Back Office
7 23 (2.80%) Front Office
8 16 (1.95%) Publishing
9 13 (1.58%) Games
9 13 (1.58%) Advertising
10 12 (1.46%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.85%) iGaming
12 7 (0.85%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.61%) Legal
15 3 (0.36%) Automotive
15 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.24%) Local Government
17 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 596 (72.51%) Developer
2 161 (19.59%) Java Developer
3 131 (15.94%) Web Developer
4 87 (10.58%) Front-End Developer
5 72 (8.76%) Senior Developer
6 51 (6.20%) Analyst
7 45 (5.47%) C# Developer
8 44 (5.35%) .NET Developer
9 34 (4.14%) Architect
10 33 (4.01%) Project Manager
10 33 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
11 31 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (3.53%) Front-End Web Developer
13 21 (2.55%) AWS Developer
13 21 (2.55%) Lead Developer
14 18 (2.19%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (2.07%) Lead Java Developer
15 17 (2.07%) ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (1.95%) Business Analyst
16 16 (1.95%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 515 (62.65%) HTML
2 396 (48.18%) CSS
3 222 (27.01%) HTML5
4 211 (25.67%) .NET
5 183 (22.26%) jQuery
6 131 (15.94%) CSS3
6 131 (15.94%) ASP.NET
7 114 (13.87%) Web Services
8 112 (13.63%) AngularJS
9 105 (12.77%) XML
10 88 (10.71%) Ajax
11 86 (10.46%) REST
12 68 (8.27%) Backbone.js
13 67 (8.15%) Hibernate
13 67 (8.15%) JSP
14 63 (7.66%) Spring
15 61 (7.42%) JSON
16 60 (7.30%) Sass
16 60 (7.30%) RESTful
17 51 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.88%) User Experience
2 45 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.23%) Open Source
4 37 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (3.65%) Digital Media
7 22 (2.68%) Visualisation
8 16 (1.95%) Social Media
9 11 (1.34%) W3C
10 9 (1.09%) Derivative
11 8 (0.97%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.85%) Replication
12 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.73%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (0.61%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.49%) Market Risk
15 4 (0.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 161 (19.59%) Linux
2 99 (12.04%) UNIX
3 57 (6.93%) Mac OS X
4 56 (6.81%) Windows
5 22 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.43%) Android
7 11 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.36%) CentOS
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.24%) webOS
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.24%) VMS
12 2 (0.24%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (26.52%) TDD
3 146 (17.76%) Scrum
4 134 (16.30%) MVC
5 122 (14.84%) OO
6 112 (13.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 97 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (9.73%) Web Design
9 71 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 69 (8.39%) BDD
11 54 (6.57%) OOD
12 53 (6.45%) User Stories
13 50 (6.08%) Project Management
14 48 (5.84%) Pair Programming
15 47 (5.72%) Content Management
16 37 (4.50%) SOA
17 35 (4.26%) Configuration Management
17 35 (4.26%) DevOps
17 35 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
18 34 (4.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 533 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 291 (35.40%) Java
3 236 (28.71%) SQL
4 173 (21.05%) C#
5 109 (13.26%) Python
6 106 (12.90%) PHP
7 71 (8.64%) Ruby
8 38 (4.62%) VB.NET
9 27 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 20 (2.43%) C++
10 20 (2.43%) Scala
11 17 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.07%) Perl
12 14 (1.70%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.70%) VB
12 14 (1.70%) Groovy
13 10 (1.22%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.22%) VBA
13 10 (1.22%) C
14 7 (0.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 73 (8.88%) Degree
2 28 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.61%) HND
5 4 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.62%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (1.34%) Varnish
2 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.85%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.73%) Docker
5 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (2.43%) Puppet
2 13 (1.58%) Vagrant
3 12 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.73%) Ansible
5 5 (0.61%) Nagios
6 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.36%) Cacti
6 3 (0.36%) Kibana
6 3 (0.36%) Jitterbit
6 3 (0.36%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.24%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.12%) yum
8 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 96 (11.68%) Oracle
2 74 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.16%) Adobe
4 20 (2.43%) Sitecore
5 17 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.07%) Google
6 14 (1.70%) Twitter
7 9 (1.09%) VMware
7 9 (1.09%) IBM
7 9 (1.09%) Informatica
8 7 (0.85%) DevExpress
8 7 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.73%) Siebel
9 6 (0.73%) Sybase
9 6 (0.73%) Zend
10 5 (0.61%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.49%) SAP
11 4 (0.49%) Facebook
12 3 (0.36%) Talend
12 3 (0.36%) Splunk
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