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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 112 104 153
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +49
Contract jobs citing Web Development 406 437 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.90% 1.95% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.49% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 327 184
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Average hourly rate £20.31 £31.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.61 £31.00 £18.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.95 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £19.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+72.15% -43.57%
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
16791 17576 15878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.53% 78.45% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11824 12256 11182
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 237 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +26 100 £425 +16.43% 49
Croydon -2 2 - - 1
Westminster +2 1 £550 +80.32%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edgware - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 2
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 496 (64.17%) HTML
2 460 (59.51%) JavaScript
3 392 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
4 376 (48.64%) CSS
5 265 (34.28%) Java
6 215 (27.81%) HTML5
7 205 (26.52%) TDD
8 191 (24.71%) .NET
9 186 (24.06%) jQuery
10 182 (23.54%) SQL
11 157 (20.31%) C#
12 147 (19.02%) Linux
13 144 (18.63%) Git (software)
14 135 (17.46%) CSS3
15 128 (16.56%) MVC
16 126 (16.30%) OO
17 122 (15.78%) Responsive Web Design
18 121 (15.65%) Finance
19 116 (15.01%) SQL Server
19 116 (15.01%) AngularJS
20 115 (14.88%) Relational Database
21 113 (14.62%) Python
21 113 (14.62%) Scrum
22 112 (14.49%) PHP
22 112 (14.49%) ASP.NET
23 107 (13.84%) Banking
24 104 (13.45%) Subversion
25 99 (12.81%) Web Services
26 95 (12.29%) UNIX
27 90 (11.64%) XML

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 80 (10.35%) CMS
2 74 (9.57%) Node.js
3 27 (3.49%) Adobe CQ
4 26 (3.36%) Apache
4 26 (3.36%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.23%) IIS
6 22 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.46%) Drupal
8 12 (1.55%) WordPress
8 12 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.42%) nginx
9 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.29%) JBoss
11 8 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (3.36%) Photoshop
1 26 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.55%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) MS Project
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (2.20%) Magento
2 13 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) Tridion
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (1.68%) GitHub
2 12 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.52%) Force.com
5 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.39%) SaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Heroku
7 2 (0.26%) Office 365
7 2 (0.26%) Route 53
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.26%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.13%) Responsys
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.31%) HTTP
2 22 (2.85%) Internet
3 19 (2.46%) Intranet
4 4 (0.52%) SSL
5 3 (0.39%) LDAP
5 3 (0.39%) Extranet
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) MVNO
6 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) DHCP
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 115 (14.88%) Relational Database
3 64 (8.28%) MySQL
4 44 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 34 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (2.59%) Jackrabbit
11 19 (2.46%) Neo4j
12 14 (1.81%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.55%) Redis
14 11 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 144 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 104 (13.45%) Subversion
3 51 (6.60%) Maven
4 44 (5.69%) Grunt
5 36 (4.66%) Visual Studio
6 33 (4.27%) Mockito
6 33 (4.27%) Cucumber
7 32 (4.14%) Jasmine
8 30 (3.88%) jMock
9 24 (3.10%) Jenkins
10 22 (2.85%) Bower
10 22 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (2.72%) JUnit
12 19 (2.46%) Selenium
13 18 (2.33%) QUnit
14 15 (1.94%) Mocha
14 15 (1.94%) Mercurial
15 13 (1.68%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.55%) JIRA
16 12 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 121 (15.65%) Finance
2 107 (13.84%) Banking
3 50 (6.47%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.88%) Back Office
5 29 (3.75%) Retail
5 29 (3.75%) Marketing
6 22 (2.85%) Front Office
7 17 (2.20%) Publishing
7 17 (2.20%) Games
8 13 (1.68%) Advertising
9 10 (1.29%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.03%) Legal
11 7 (0.91%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.91%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.78%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.65%) iGaming
14 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 567 (73.35%) Developer
2 151 (19.53%) Java Developer
3 124 (16.04%) Web Developer
4 102 (13.20%) Front-End Developer
5 79 (10.22%) Senior Developer
6 43 (5.56%) Analyst
7 36 (4.66%) C# Developer
8 33 (4.27%) .NET Developer
8 33 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 28 (3.62%) Front-End Web Developer
11 27 (3.49%) Architect
12 25 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (2.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 17 (2.20%) AWS Developer
14 16 (2.07%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (1.94%) Consultant
15 15 (1.94%) Lead Developer
15 15 (1.94%) Senior Web Developer
15 15 (1.94%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (64.17%) HTML
2 376 (48.64%) CSS
3 215 (27.81%) HTML5
4 191 (24.71%) .NET
5 186 (24.06%) jQuery
6 135 (17.46%) CSS3
7 116 (15.01%) AngularJS
8 112 (14.49%) ASP.NET
9 99 (12.81%) Web Services
10 90 (11.64%) XML
11 85 (11.00%) REST
12 73 (9.44%) Backbone.js
13 71 (9.18%) Ajax
14 70 (9.06%) Sass
15 65 (8.41%) RESTful
16 62 (8.02%) JSP
17 60 (7.76%) JSON
17 60 (7.76%) Hibernate
18 59 (7.63%) Spring
19 50 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.35%) User Experience
2 33 (4.27%) Open Source
3 32 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.88%) Digital Media
5 28 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.72%) Visualisation
6 21 (2.72%) Social Media
7 15 (1.94%) W3C
8 9 (1.16%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.16%) Blog
8 9 (1.16%) Derivative
9 7 (0.91%) Replication
9 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (0.78%) Animation
10 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.78%) NHS
10 6 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 147 (19.02%) Linux
2 95 (12.29%) UNIX
3 65 (8.41%) Mac OS X
4 38 (4.92%) Windows
5 22 (2.85%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.59%) Android
7 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.39%) webOS
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.39%) CentOS
8 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.39%) VMS
8 3 (0.39%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (26.52%) TDD
3 128 (16.56%) MVC
4 126 (16.30%) OO
5 122 (15.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 113 (14.62%) Scrum
7 83 (10.74%) Web Design
8 82 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (9.70%) BDD
10 71 (9.18%) E-Commerce
11 51 (6.60%) OOD
12 46 (5.95%) Project Management
13 40 (5.17%) Pair Programming
14 39 (5.05%) User Stories
15 38 (4.92%) Content Management
16 37 (4.79%) CRM
17 36 (4.66%) Configuration Management
18 32 (4.14%) SEO
19 31 (4.01%) Technical Analysis
19 31 (4.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 460 (59.51%) JavaScript
2 265 (34.28%) Java
3 182 (23.54%) SQL
4 157 (20.31%) C#
5 113 (14.62%) Python
6 112 (14.49%) PHP
7 65 (8.41%) Ruby
8 36 (4.66%) VB.NET
9 24 (3.10%) Scala
10 21 (2.72%) T-SQL
11 17 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.20%) C++
12 14 (1.81%) Perl
12 14 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.68%) VBA
14 12 (1.55%) VB
15 11 (1.42%) C
16 10 (1.29%) Groovy
17 8 (1.03%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.91%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (7.24%) Degree
2 22 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) HND
6 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PMP
7 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.62%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.29%) Varnish
2 9 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.91%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.52%) Docker
4 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (2.33%) Puppet
2 13 (1.68%) Vagrant
3 11 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.65%) Ansible
5 3 (0.39%) Kibana
6 2 (0.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.13%) yum
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.13%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 71 (9.18%) Oracle
2 59 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.01%) Adobe
4 25 (3.23%) Google
5 19 (2.46%) Sitecore
5 19 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (2.33%) Twitter
7 10 (1.29%) VMware
7 10 (1.29%) Zend
8 8 (1.03%) Facebook
9 7 (0.91%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.65%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.65%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.65%) SAP
11 4 (0.52%) Siebel
11 4 (0.52%) IBM
11 4 (0.52%) Calypso
12 3 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.39%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.39%) Murex
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