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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 123 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Development 421 491 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 2.08% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.64% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 367 293
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £316
% change year-on-year
- +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -56.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.09 £17.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +118.46%
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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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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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 +5 107 £459 +1.94% 33
Canary Wharf -8 4 £500 -
Croydon - 3 £388 -
Ilford - 3 £388 -
Teddington - 1 £325 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 572 (64.27%) JavaScript
2 529 (59.44%) HTML
3 453 (50.90%) CSS
4 435 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
5 286 (32.13%) Java
6 271 (30.45%) SQL
7 249 (27.98%) HTML5
8 245 (27.53%) TDD
9 218 (24.49%) .NET
10 196 (22.02%) jQuery
11 171 (19.21%) Scrum
12 166 (18.65%) C#
13 159 (17.87%) SQL Server
14 150 (16.85%) Linux
15 146 (16.40%) AngularJS
16 144 (16.18%) MVC
17 142 (15.96%) Finance
18 136 (15.28%) Git (software)
19 135 (15.17%) CSS3
20 132 (14.83%) Web Services
21 130 (14.61%) Banking
22 126 (14.16%) ASP.NET
23 121 (13.60%) XML
23 121 (13.60%) PHP
24 119 (13.37%) Relational Database
25 116 (13.03%) Responsive Web Design
25 116 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
26 110 (12.36%) Subversion
27 101 (11.35%) Oracle
28 100 (11.24%) OO

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 79 (8.88%) CMS
2 73 (8.20%) Node.js
3 30 (3.37%) Drupal
3 30 (3.37%) IIS
4 28 (3.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 23 (2.58%) Apache
6 22 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (1.91%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.91%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.57%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.57%) WordPress
10 9 (1.01%) Confluence
10 9 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.90%) JBoss
12 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.56%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.56%) Immediacy CMS
15 4 (0.45%) TYPO3
Applications
1 51 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.60%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.79%) MS Office
5 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.56%) MS Project
5 5 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.22%) Mingle
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (1.69%) Magento
2 9 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.45%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.11%) Radian6
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.81%) Google Analytics
3 22 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.47%) GitHub
4 12 (1.35%) SaaS
5 9 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.90%) Heroku
7 5 (0.56%) Force.com
8 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.22%) Office 365
9 2 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.85%) HTTP
2 29 (3.26%) Internet
3 13 (1.46%) Intranet
4 8 (0.90%) DNS
5 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.56%) VPN
5 5 (0.56%) LDAP
6 4 (0.45%) Broadband
6 4 (0.45%) Firewall
7 3 (0.34%) SSL
8 2 (0.22%) DVB
8 2 (0.22%) DHCP
9 1 (0.11%) SNMP
9 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) Telnet
9 1 (0.11%) CTI
9 1 (0.11%) Extranet
9 1 (0.11%) 3G
9 1 (0.11%) DSL
9 1 (0.11%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 119 (13.37%) Relational Database
3 93 (10.45%) MySQL
4 38 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 28 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 28 (3.15%) NoSQL
9 19 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.57%) DB2
11 14 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.12%) Big Data
13 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.79%) Jackrabbit
16 6 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 136 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 110 (12.36%) Subversion
3 52 (5.84%) Grunt
4 41 (4.61%) Jenkins
5 39 (4.38%) Visual Studio
6 35 (3.93%) Maven
7 31 (3.48%) Jasmine
8 29 (3.26%) Bower
8 29 (3.26%) gulp
8 29 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.03%) Mocha
10 25 (2.81%) jMock
11 24 (2.70%) Selenium
12 18 (2.02%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.91%) JIRA
14 14 (1.57%) JUnit
15 10 (1.12%) QUnit
16 9 (1.01%) Mockito
16 9 (1.01%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.90%) Ant
General
1 142 (15.96%) Finance
2 130 (14.61%) Banking
3 59 (6.63%) Investment Banking
4 41 (4.61%) Marketing
5 36 (4.04%) Retail
6 29 (3.26%) Publishing
7 25 (2.81%) Back Office
8 20 (2.25%) Front Office
9 13 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.35%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.01%) Games
11 9 (1.01%) Legal
12 8 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.67%) Automotive
13 6 (0.67%) Advertising
14 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.56%) iGaming
15 3 (0.34%) Local Government
16 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 639 (71.80%) Developer
2 152 (17.08%) Web Developer
3 141 (15.84%) Java Developer
4 100 (11.24%) Front-End Developer
5 84 (9.44%) Senior Developer
6 63 (7.08%) Analyst
7 48 (5.39%) Architect
7 48 (5.39%) .NET Developer
8 46 (5.17%) C# Developer
9 39 (4.38%) Project Manager
10 31 (3.48%) Front-End Web Developer
11 30 (3.37%) Ruby Developer
11 30 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (2.92%) Business Analyst
13 25 (2.81%) Java Web Developer
14 20 (2.25%) Lead Developer
15 19 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (2.02%) Software Engineer
17 16 (1.80%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (59.44%) HTML
2 453 (50.90%) CSS
3 249 (27.98%) HTML5
4 218 (24.49%) .NET
5 196 (22.02%) jQuery
6 146 (16.40%) AngularJS
7 135 (15.17%) CSS3
8 132 (14.83%) Web Services
9 126 (14.16%) ASP.NET
10 121 (13.60%) XML
11 98 (11.01%) Ajax
12 81 (9.10%) REST
13 79 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 70 (7.87%) Backbone.js
14 70 (7.87%) JSON
15 68 (7.64%) Hibernate
16 63 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 56 (6.29%) Spring
18 55 (6.18%) Sass
19 53 (5.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.11%) User Experience
2 47 (5.28%) Mobile App
3 46 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (3.48%) Visualisation
6 28 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.70%) Digital Media
8 18 (2.02%) Social Media
9 11 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.90%) W3C
12 6 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.56%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.56%) BBC
13 5 (0.56%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.56%) Wiki
13 5 (0.56%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.45%) Physics
14 4 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 150 (16.85%) Linux
2 94 (10.56%) UNIX
3 69 (7.75%) Windows
4 46 (5.17%) Mac OS X
5 30 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 27 (3.03%) Android
7 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.22%) CentOS
11 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) webOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (27.53%) TDD
3 171 (19.21%) Scrum
4 144 (16.18%) MVC
5 116 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
5 116 (13.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 100 (11.24%) OO
7 85 (9.55%) Web Design
8 68 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 65 (7.30%) Pair Programming
10 63 (7.08%) Open Source
11 53 (5.96%) User Stories
12 52 (5.84%) BDD
13 48 (5.39%) Unit Testing
13 48 (5.39%) Project Management
14 47 (5.28%) Content Management
15 46 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
16 42 (4.72%) SOA
17 41 (4.61%) CRM
18 40 (4.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 572 (64.27%) JavaScript
2 286 (32.13%) Java
3 271 (30.45%) SQL
4 166 (18.65%) C#
5 121 (13.60%) PHP
6 94 (10.56%) Python
7 82 (9.21%) Ruby
8 31 (3.48%) Scala
9 28 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 28 (3.15%) VB.NET
10 26 (2.92%) Perl
11 17 (1.91%) C++
12 14 (1.57%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.46%) Apex Code
14 12 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.35%) VB
15 10 (1.12%) Groovy
16 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.67%) Clojure
17 6 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (7.30%) Degree
2 25 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.56%) HND
5 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) ISEB
7 1 (0.11%) CISSP
7 1 (0.11%) OCA
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.98%) QA
2 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (1.57%) Active Directory
1 14 (1.57%) Docker
2 6 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.67%) Varnish
3 5 (0.56%) KVM
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.13%) Puppet
2 16 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.90%) Jitterbit
5 7 (0.79%) Ansible
5 7 (0.79%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.56%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.56%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.45%) Nagios
7 4 (0.45%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.45%) Cacti
7 4 (0.45%) SmokePing
8 2 (0.22%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.11%) Salt
9 1 (0.11%) DBAmp
9 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 101 (11.35%) Oracle
2 74 (8.31%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.16%) Adobe
4 32 (3.60%) Sitecore
5 27 (3.03%) Google
6 22 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.57%) Informatica
8 12 (1.35%) Twitter
8 12 (1.35%) New Relic
9 10 (1.12%) VMware
10 9 (1.01%) HP
11 8 (0.90%) IBM
11 8 (0.90%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.67%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.67%) Sybase
12 6 (0.67%) Zend
12 6 (0.67%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.56%) BMC
13 5 (0.56%) Facebook
14 4 (0.45%) Eloqua
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £120 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago