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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 120 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 419 469 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.94% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.45% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 349 277
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.12 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 - £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 - £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £60.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +101.66%
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
18499 19125 19846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.58% 78.95% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13290 13867
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 221 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +10 108 £471 +10.23% 35
Canary Wharf -3 5 £500 -
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Ilford - 3 £388 - 1
Croydon - 2 £438 -
Feltham - 2 £350 - 1
Teddington - 2 £325 - 2
Bromley -6 1 £325 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 568 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 523 (59.70%) HTML
3 458 (52.28%) CSS
4 439 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
5 265 (30.25%) Java
5 265 (30.25%) SQL
6 247 (28.20%) HTML5
7 231 (26.37%) TDD
8 230 (26.26%) .NET
9 202 (23.06%) Scrum
10 201 (22.95%) jQuery
11 174 (19.86%) C#
12 164 (18.72%) SQL Server
13 157 (17.92%) MVC
14 148 (16.89%) Finance
15 145 (16.55%) AngularJS
16 137 (15.64%) ASP.NET
17 136 (15.53%) Web Services
18 128 (14.61%) CSS3
18 128 (14.61%) Git (software)
19 127 (14.50%) Linux
20 125 (14.27%) Banking
21 122 (13.93%) XML
21 122 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
22 119 (13.58%) PHP
23 104 (11.87%) Ajax
24 102 (11.64%) Relational Database
25 100 (11.42%) Responsive Web Design
25 100 (11.42%) Subversion
25 100 (11.42%) Oracle

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 77 (8.79%) CMS
2 64 (7.31%) Node.js
3 41 (4.68%) IIS
4 33 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 30 (3.42%) Drupal
6 27 (3.08%) Apache
7 23 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 23 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (2.17%) Umbraco
8 19 (2.17%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.83%) WordPress
10 13 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.37%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (1.14%) Confluence
14 9 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.57%) Immediacy CMS
15 5 (0.57%) TYPO3
15 5 (0.57%) ColdFusion
16 4 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 50 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.65%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.03%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.80%) MS Office
6 6 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.57%) MS Project
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.23%) Mingle
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.48%) Magento
2 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.11%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.85%) Google Analytics
3 23 (2.63%) GitHub
4 14 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.37%) SaaS
6 8 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (0.80%) Heroku
8 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.34%) Force.com
10 2 (0.23%) Office 365
11 1 (0.11%) IaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Taleo
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.39%) HTTP
2 28 (3.20%) Internet
3 15 (1.71%) Intranet
4 11 (1.26%) DNS
5 7 (0.80%) SSL
6 5 (0.57%) Firewall
6 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.57%) VPN
6 5 (0.57%) LDAP
6 5 (0.57%) Broadband
7 2 (0.23%) DVB
8 1 (0.11%) Telnet
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) SNMP
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.11%) 2G
8 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) LTE
8 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 102 (11.64%) Relational Database
3 86 (9.82%) MySQL
4 39 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (3.65%) NoSQL
8 26 (2.97%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.71%) DB2
13 14 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.26%) Big Data
16 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
19 6 (0.68%) PerformancePoint
20 5 (0.57%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 128 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 100 (11.42%) Subversion
3 45 (5.14%) Visual Studio
4 42 (4.79%) Jenkins
5 30 (3.42%) Grunt
6 28 (3.20%) Maven
7 26 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (2.85%) Selenium
9 20 (2.28%) JIRA
10 18 (2.05%) gulp
11 17 (1.94%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.94%) jMock
12 15 (1.71%) JUnit
13 14 (1.60%) Mocha
13 14 (1.60%) Cucumber
13 14 (1.60%) Bower
14 9 (1.03%) Gradle
14 9 (1.03%) Ant
14 9 (1.03%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.91%) IntelliJ
General
1 148 (16.89%) Finance
2 125 (14.27%) Banking
3 43 (4.91%) Investment Banking
4 41 (4.68%) Marketing
5 38 (4.34%) Retail
6 31 (3.54%) Publishing
7 26 (2.97%) Back Office
8 17 (1.94%) Front Office
9 13 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.14%) Legal
10 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.80%) Advertising
12 6 (0.68%) Games
12 6 (0.68%) Automotive
13 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.57%) iGaming
14 4 (0.46%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 628 (71.69%) Developer
2 139 (15.87%) Web Developer
3 117 (13.36%) Java Developer
4 91 (10.39%) Front-End Developer
5 70 (7.99%) Senior Developer
6 59 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 55 (6.28%) Analyst
8 50 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 48 (5.48%) Architect
10 42 (4.79%) Project Manager
11 34 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (3.31%) Ruby Developer
14 27 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
14 27 (3.08%) Business Analyst
15 23 (2.63%) Java Web Developer
16 22 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (2.17%) ScrumMaster
18 18 (2.05%) AWS Developer
18 18 (2.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (59.70%) HTML
2 458 (52.28%) CSS
3 247 (28.20%) HTML5
4 230 (26.26%) .NET
5 201 (22.95%) jQuery
6 145 (16.55%) AngularJS
7 137 (15.64%) ASP.NET
8 136 (15.53%) Web Services
9 128 (14.61%) CSS3
10 122 (13.93%) XML
11 104 (11.87%) Ajax
12 78 (8.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 72 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 66 (7.53%) REST
14 66 (7.53%) JSON
15 57 (6.51%) Backbone.js
16 56 (6.39%) .NET Framework
17 55 (6.28%) Hibernate
18 50 (5.71%) Spring
19 48 (5.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.90%) User Experience
2 51 (5.82%) Mobile App
3 46 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.77%) Visualisation
6 28 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.94%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.26%) Social Media
9 10 (1.14%) W3C
10 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.80%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.68%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.68%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.57%) Physics
13 5 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (0.57%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.57%) Wiki
14 4 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 127 (14.50%) Linux
2 81 (9.25%) UNIX
3 63 (7.19%) Windows
4 30 (3.42%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.20%) Mac OS X
6 27 (3.08%) Android
7 10 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) webOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.11%) CentOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (26.37%) TDD
3 202 (23.06%) Scrum
4 157 (17.92%) MVC
5 122 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (11.42%) Responsive Web Design
7 84 (9.59%) OO
8 68 (7.76%) Open Source
9 67 (7.65%) E-Commerce
9 67 (7.65%) Web Design
10 64 (7.31%) Pair Programming
11 55 (6.28%) SOA
12 53 (6.05%) Content Management
12 53 (6.05%) Unit Testing
13 51 (5.82%) Project Management
13 51 (5.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 49 (5.59%) Automated Testing
15 47 (5.37%) User Stories
16 46 (5.25%) Kanban
17 43 (4.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 568 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 265 (30.25%) Java
2 265 (30.25%) SQL
3 174 (19.86%) C#
4 119 (13.58%) PHP
5 81 (9.25%) Python
5 81 (9.25%) Ruby
6 34 (3.88%) Scala
7 33 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 32 (3.65%) Perl
9 26 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 19 (2.17%) VB
11 17 (1.94%) C++
11 17 (1.94%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.48%) Apex Code
12 13 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.14%) Groovy
14 7 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.80%) VBA
15 6 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 67 (7.65%) Degree
2 25 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.57%) HND
5 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) PhD
6 1 (0.11%) ISEB
6 1 (0.11%) CISSP
6 1 (0.11%) OCA
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.33%) QA
2 7 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.60%) Docker
3 6 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.68%) Varnish
4 5 (0.57%) KVM
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.17%) Puppet
2 14 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.91%) Ansible
5 6 (0.68%) Jitterbit
5 6 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.57%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.57%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.46%) Nagios
7 4 (0.46%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.46%) Cacti
7 4 (0.46%) SmokePing
8 2 (0.23%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.11%) DBAmp
9 1 (0.11%) Salt
9 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (11.42%) Oracle
2 75 (8.56%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.02%) Adobe
4 34 (3.88%) Sitecore
5 27 (3.08%) Google
6 22 (2.51%) New Relic
7 21 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.37%) Informatica
8 12 (1.37%) Twitter
9 10 (1.14%) VMware
10 9 (1.03%) HP
10 9 (1.03%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.80%) IBM
12 6 (0.68%) Sybase
12 6 (0.68%) Zend
12 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.68%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.57%) Eloqua
13 5 (0.57%) Siebel
13 5 (0.57%) BMC
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