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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 109 106 135
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Contract jobs citing Web Development 458 503 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.90% 2.03% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.62% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 355 207
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £271 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £55.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.54% +205.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £32.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £121.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.94% +6.36%
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
18598 19232 16821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.62% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13692 13462 11525
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 238 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.75 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 +11 106 £423 -6.11% 59
Canary Wharf +10 2 £500 +11.11%
Hammersmith +3 1 £400 +45.45%
Twickenham +3 1 £330 -14.83% 1
Uxbridge +1 1 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £500 - 2
Bromley - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 2
Paddington - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 640 (69.19%) HTML
2 563 (60.86%) JavaScript
3 553 (59.78%) CSS
4 429 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
5 279 (30.16%) HTML5
6 278 (30.05%) Java
7 252 (27.24%) jQuery
8 211 (22.81%) TDD
9 206 (22.27%) Linux
9 206 (22.27%) Git (software)
10 201 (21.73%) .NET
11 191 (20.65%) SQL
12 189 (20.43%) CSS3
12 189 (20.43%) Responsive Web Design
13 172 (18.59%) MVC
14 170 (18.38%) Python
15 169 (18.27%) C#
16 157 (16.97%) Scrum
17 153 (16.54%) Subversion
18 152 (16.43%) UNIX
19 149 (16.11%) OO
20 146 (15.78%) Relational Database
21 134 (14.49%) Web Design
21 134 (14.49%) Finance
21 134 (14.49%) ASP.NET
22 130 (14.05%) XML
22 130 (14.05%) SQL Server
23 126 (13.62%) PHP
24 118 (12.76%) AngularJS
25 115 (12.43%) Web Services

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 99 (10.70%) CMS
2 83 (8.97%) Node.js
3 34 (3.68%) IIS
4 31 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 30 (3.24%) Apache
6 26 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 23 (2.49%) Umbraco
7 23 (2.49%) Tomcat
8 20 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (2.05%) Drupal
10 16 (1.73%) WordPress
11 15 (1.62%) Adobe CQ
11 15 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.30%) ArcGIS
13 11 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (1.08%) JBoss
15 7 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.65%) Kentico
17 4 (0.43%) Zope
18 2 (0.22%) Tornado
Applications
1 38 (4.11%) Photoshop
2 23 (2.49%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (1.30%) MS Office
5 5 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.54%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.62%) Magento
2 13 (1.41%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.08%) Force.com
3 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.76%) GitHub
5 4 (0.43%) Heroku
5 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.32%) SaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.22%) Route 53
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.11%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 113 (12.22%) HTTP
2 27 (2.92%) Internet
3 22 (2.38%) Intranet
4 16 (1.73%) SSL
5 10 (1.08%) LDAP
6 6 (0.65%) MVNO
7 4 (0.43%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.43%) Extranet
8 3 (0.32%) DNS
9 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (15.78%) Relational Database
2 130 (14.05%) SQL Server
3 98 (10.59%) MySQL
4 37 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (3.35%) RDBMS
7 25 (2.70%) Neo4j
8 18 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
10 9 (0.97%) Redis
11 8 (0.86%) RavenDB
11 8 (0.86%) Big Data
11 8 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.76%) QlikView
13 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 206 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 153 (16.54%) Subversion
3 45 (4.86%) Visual Studio
4 42 (4.54%) Maven
5 32 (3.46%) Selenium
6 31 (3.35%) Jenkins
7 30 (3.24%) Grunt
8 28 (3.03%) JUnit
9 27 (2.92%) jMock
10 24 (2.59%) Jasmine
11 20 (2.16%) Cucumber
11 20 (2.16%) JIRA
12 17 (1.84%) Mockito
13 14 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.41%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (1.19%) NUnit
15 11 (1.19%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.19%) Bower
16 10 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 134 (14.49%) Finance
2 85 (9.19%) Banking
3 49 (5.30%) Investment Banking
4 36 (3.89%) Legal
5 34 (3.68%) Marketing
6 32 (3.46%) Retail
7 25 (2.70%) Front Office
8 19 (2.05%) Games
9 17 (1.84%) Publishing
10 13 (1.41%) Advertising
11 12 (1.30%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.30%) Back Office
12 7 (0.76%) Billing
13 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.43%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Electronics
13 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 735 (79.46%) Developer
2 165 (17.84%) Front-End Developer
3 150 (16.22%) Web Developer
4 142 (15.35%) Java Developer
5 100 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 52 (5.62%) .NET Developer
7 49 (5.30%) Python Developer
8 39 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 33 (3.57%) PHP Developer
10 31 (3.35%) Python/Django Developer
11 30 (3.24%) Front-End Web Developer
12 28 (3.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 26 (2.81%) Software Engineer
14 25 (2.70%) Analyst
15 24 (2.59%) Architect
16 23 (2.49%) Project Manager
17 21 (2.27%) Agile Java Developer
18 20 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
19 19 (2.05%) Programmer
19 19 (2.05%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (69.19%) HTML
2 553 (59.78%) CSS
3 279 (30.16%) HTML5
4 252 (27.24%) jQuery
5 201 (21.73%) .NET
6 189 (20.43%) CSS3
7 134 (14.49%) ASP.NET
8 130 (14.05%) XML
9 118 (12.76%) AngularJS
10 115 (12.43%) Web Services
11 101 (10.92%) Django
11 101 (10.92%) REST
12 85 (9.19%) JSON
13 84 (9.08%) Ajax
14 73 (7.89%) Spring
15 72 (7.78%) Hibernate
16 64 (6.92%) Backbone.js
17 60 (6.49%) SOAP
18 55 (5.95%) Sass
19 54 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.46%) User Experience
2 60 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (6.05%) Visualisation
4 40 (4.32%) Open Source
5 38 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.49%) Computer Science
8 20 (2.16%) W3C
9 18 (1.95%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.51%) Social Media
10 14 (1.51%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.19%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.08%) Blog
13 9 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.86%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.86%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (0.86%) Market Risk
15 7 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 206 (22.27%) Linux
2 152 (16.43%) UNIX
3 110 (11.89%) Mac OS X
4 36 (3.89%) Windows
5 29 (3.14%) Android
6 28 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.43%) webOS
11 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.32%) CentOS
11 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Debian
12 2 (0.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
13 1 (0.11%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (22.81%) TDD
3 189 (20.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 172 (18.59%) MVC
5 157 (16.97%) Scrum
6 149 (16.11%) OO
7 134 (14.49%) Web Design
8 108 (11.68%) E-Commerce
9 104 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (9.84%) BDD
11 89 (9.62%) Configuration Management
12 58 (6.27%) Software Engineering
13 55 (5.95%) Content Management
14 53 (5.73%) Unit Testing
15 49 (5.30%) Project Management
16 46 (4.97%) OOD
17 45 (4.86%) Mentoring
17 45 (4.86%) Analytics
18 43 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (4.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 563 (60.86%) JavaScript
2 278 (30.05%) Java
3 191 (20.65%) SQL
4 170 (18.38%) Python
5 169 (18.27%) C#
6 126 (13.62%) PHP
7 91 (9.84%) Ruby
8 51 (5.51%) Scala
9 27 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.27%) C++
11 18 (1.95%) VBA
12 16 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.73%) C
13 15 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.41%) PHP5
14 13 (1.41%) Perl
14 13 (1.41%) Apex Code
15 12 (1.30%) R
16 9 (0.97%) VB
17 6 (0.65%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 47 (5.08%) Degree
2 20 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.32%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.22%) PMP
5 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.11%) MCPD
6 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.11%) MCSD
6 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.78%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) WCAG
3 1 (0.11%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) Section 508
System Software
1 6 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.43%) Varnish
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (2.05%) Puppet
2 15 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.97%) Nagios
3 9 (0.97%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.43%) Ansible
4 4 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.43%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.22%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) Cacti
6 1 (0.11%) YUM
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (9.41%) Oracle
2 61 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 53 (5.73%) Google
4 41 (4.43%) Sitecore
5 30 (3.24%) Adobe
6 26 (2.81%) Zend
7 20 (2.16%) Twitter
7 20 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.30%) Facebook
8 12 (1.30%) ESRI
9 10 (1.08%) Sybase
10 9 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.65%) RedDot
11 6 (0.65%) VMware
11 6 (0.65%) SAP
11 6 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.54%) Siebel
13 4 (0.43%) SaltStack
13 4 (0.43%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.43%) TIBCO
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