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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 129 111 143
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Contract jobs citing Web Development 368 421 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.73% 1.92% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.44% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 296 191
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £311
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £27.37 £52.50 £19.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.86% +167.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.47 £21.40 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.47 £109.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £17.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+97.10% -46.92%
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
16763 17241 15433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.81% 78.54% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11902 11791 10831
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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 £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 239 249
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.56 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.98% +11.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £70.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 -1 91 £418 +23.24% 44
Croydon - 4 - - 1
Canary Wharf +9 1 £725 -
Westminster -3 1 £550 -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £325 +8.33% 2
Brentford - 1 £450 -
Chessington - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 533 (64.53%) HTML
2 483 (58.47%) JavaScript
3 423 (51.21%) CSS
4 415 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
5 277 (33.54%) Java
6 236 (28.57%) HTML5
7 214 (25.91%) TDD
8 199 (24.09%) jQuery
9 187 (22.64%) .NET
10 176 (21.31%) Linux
11 175 (21.19%) SQL
12 165 (19.98%) Git (software)
13 159 (19.25%) C#
14 158 (19.13%) CSS3
15 150 (18.16%) Responsive Web Design
16 133 (16.10%) Python
17 132 (15.98%) OO
17 132 (15.98%) Scrum
18 128 (15.50%) MVC
19 127 (15.38%) Subversion
19 127 (15.38%) Relational Database
20 122 (14.77%) AngularJS
21 119 (14.41%) UNIX
22 116 (14.04%) PHP
22 116 (14.04%) Finance
23 113 (13.68%) SQL Server
24 110 (13.32%) XML
25 106 (12.83%) ASP.NET
26 101 (12.23%) Web Design
26 101 (12.23%) REST

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 84 (10.17%) CMS
2 76 (9.20%) Node.js
3 37 (4.48%) Apache
4 29 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 28 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 24 (2.91%) Adobe CQ
7 18 (2.18%) IIS
7 18 (2.18%) Drupal
8 15 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.45%) WordPress
10 12 (1.45%) nginx
11 11 (1.33%) Umbraco
12 10 (1.21%) JBoss
13 9 (1.09%) ArcGIS
14 7 (0.85%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.36%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 30 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.82%) MS Office
4 7 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.36%) MS Project
9 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (2.42%) Magento
2 11 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.09%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.33%) GitHub
3 10 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.85%) Force.com
6 3 (0.36%) SaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Heroku
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Route 53
7 2 (0.24%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.12%) Responsys
8 1 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (11.02%) HTTP
2 22 (2.66%) Internet
3 20 (2.42%) Intranet
4 11 (1.33%) SSL
5 5 (0.61%) MVNO
5 5 (0.61%) Extranet
6 3 (0.36%) LDAP
7 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) DHCP
8 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 113 (13.68%) SQL Server
3 81 (9.81%) MySQL
4 38 (4.60%) RDBMS
4 38 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 24 (2.91%) Neo4j
7 23 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (2.06%) Jackrabbit
11 16 (1.94%) NoSQL
11 16 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.82%) Redis
13 11 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.09%) QlikView
14 9 (1.09%) Big Data
14 9 (1.09%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 165 (19.98%) Git (software)
2 127 (15.38%) Subversion
3 56 (6.78%) Maven
4 44 (5.33%) Grunt
5 39 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 36 (4.36%) Jasmine
7 34 (4.12%) Mockito
8 33 (4.00%) Cucumber
9 32 (3.87%) Jenkins
10 28 (3.39%) jMock
11 27 (3.27%) Selenium
12 24 (2.91%) JUnit
13 23 (2.78%) Bower
14 22 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (2.18%) QUnit
16 17 (2.06%) JIRA
17 15 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
18 14 (1.69%) Mocha
19 13 (1.57%) Mercurial
19 13 (1.57%) Eclipse
General
1 116 (14.04%) Finance
2 88 (10.65%) Banking
3 46 (5.57%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.63%) Retail
5 29 (3.51%) Marketing
6 21 (2.54%) Front Office
7 19 (2.30%) Back Office
8 18 (2.18%) Publishing
9 17 (2.06%) Games
10 16 (1.94%) Legal
11 13 (1.57%) Advertising
12 10 (1.21%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.24%) iGaming
16 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 605 (73.24%) Developer
2 153 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 125 (15.13%) Web Developer
4 124 (15.01%) Front-End Developer
5 89 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 38 (4.60%) Analyst
7 36 (4.36%) .NET Developer
8 32 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 31 (3.75%) Project Manager
10 26 (3.15%) C# Developer
11 24 (2.91%) Front-End Web Developer
12 23 (2.78%) Architect
13 21 (2.54%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (2.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 19 (2.30%) Consultant
15 17 (2.06%) Python Developer
16 16 (1.94%) PHP Developer
16 16 (1.94%) Software Engineer
16 16 (1.94%) Designer
17 14 (1.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (64.53%) HTML
2 423 (51.21%) CSS
3 236 (28.57%) HTML5
4 199 (24.09%) jQuery
5 187 (22.64%) .NET
6 158 (19.13%) CSS3
7 122 (14.77%) AngularJS
8 110 (13.32%) XML
9 106 (12.83%) ASP.NET
10 101 (12.23%) REST
11 97 (11.74%) Web Services
12 72 (8.72%) JSON
13 71 (8.60%) Backbone.js
14 67 (8.11%) Sass
15 65 (7.87%) Spring
15 65 (7.87%) Ajax
16 62 (7.51%) RESTful
17 58 (7.02%) Hibernate
18 52 (6.30%) JSP
19 51 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.17%) User Experience
2 41 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.24%) Visualisation
3 35 (4.24%) Open Source
4 33 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.27%) Digital Media
6 20 (2.42%) Social Media
7 18 (2.18%) W3C
8 10 (1.21%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.21%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.09%) Blog
10 8 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.97%) Derivative
10 8 (0.97%) Replication
11 7 (0.85%) Animation
11 7 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.85%) Video on Demand
11 7 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 176 (21.31%) Linux
2 119 (14.41%) UNIX
3 86 (10.41%) Mac OS X
4 30 (3.63%) Windows
5 25 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.78%) Android
7 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.61%) CentOS
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.36%) VMS
9 3 (0.36%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.24%) Debian
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.24%) webOS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (25.91%) TDD
3 150 (18.16%) Responsive Web Design
4 132 (15.98%) Scrum
4 132 (15.98%) OO
5 128 (15.50%) MVC
6 101 (12.23%) Web Design
7 97 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (10.17%) BDD
9 77 (9.32%) E-Commerce
10 54 (6.54%) Project Management
11 52 (6.30%) Configuration Management
12 51 (6.17%) OOD
13 42 (5.08%) Unit Testing
14 40 (4.84%) Content Management
15 38 (4.60%) Pair Programming
15 38 (4.60%) User Stories
16 36 (4.36%) Software Engineering
17 35 (4.24%) CRM
17 35 (4.24%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 483 (58.47%) JavaScript
2 277 (33.54%) Java
3 175 (21.19%) SQL
4 159 (19.25%) C#
5 133 (16.10%) Python
6 116 (14.04%) PHP
7 82 (9.93%) Ruby
8 36 (4.36%) Scala
9 27 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 19 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 17 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.06%) C++
12 16 (1.94%) Perl
12 16 (1.94%) VBA
13 15 (1.82%) C
14 14 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.33%) VB
16 10 (1.21%) Groovy
17 9 (1.09%) PHP5
18 8 (0.97%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 57 (6.90%) Degree
2 18 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.21%) VCP4
4 6 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.12%) PMP
7 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.21%) Varnish
2 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.85%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.36%) Docker
5 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.54%) Puppet
2 13 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.33%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.97%) Ansible
5 3 (0.36%) Kibana
6 2 (0.24%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.12%) yum
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.12%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 72 (8.72%) Oracle
2 61 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.72%) Google
4 26 (3.15%) Adobe
5 23 (2.78%) Sitecore
6 20 (2.42%) Twitter
7 17 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.45%) Zend
9 9 (1.09%) VMware
9 9 (1.09%) ESRI
10 7 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.85%) Sybase
10 7 (0.85%) Facebook
11 6 (0.73%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.61%) SAP
12 5 (0.61%) IBM
12 5 (0.61%) Calypso
12 5 (0.61%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.48%) Siebel
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