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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 130 108 139
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +31
Contract jobs citing Web Development 395 487 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.71% 2.01% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.59% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 338 202
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £552 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £305
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £53.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.72% +198.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £102.75 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -
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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -8 98 £425 -5.55% 51
Croydon +1 2 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -8 2 £413 -
Twickenham +2 1 £330 -14.83% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £725 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 591 (67.31%) HTML
2 525 (59.79%) JavaScript
3 499 (56.83%) CSS
4 428 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
5 261 (29.73%) Java
6 260 (29.61%) HTML5
7 231 (26.31%) jQuery
8 211 (24.03%) TDD
9 199 (22.67%) .NET
10 191 (21.75%) Git (software)
11 183 (20.84%) SQL
12 180 (20.50%) Linux
13 178 (20.27%) CSS3
14 172 (19.59%) C#
15 171 (19.48%) MVC
15 171 (19.48%) Responsive Web Design
16 163 (18.56%) Scrum
17 154 (17.54%) Python
18 143 (16.29%) OO
18 143 (16.29%) Subversion
19 135 (15.38%) UNIX
20 133 (15.15%) ASP.NET
21 129 (14.69%) SQL Server
22 127 (14.46%) Finance
22 127 (14.46%) Relational Database
23 123 (14.01%) XML
24 121 (13.78%) PHP
24 121 (13.78%) AngularJS
25 120 (13.67%) Web Design
26 110 (12.53%) Web Services

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 97 (11.05%) CMS
2 75 (8.54%) Node.js
3 33 (3.76%) Apache
3 33 (3.76%) IIS
4 29 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.51%) Umbraco
6 20 (2.28%) Adobe CQ
6 20 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (2.16%) Drupal
7 19 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.37%) ArcGIS
10 12 (1.37%) WordPress
10 12 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.14%) JBoss
12 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.68%) Kentico
14 4 (0.46%) Zope
15 3 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (3.99%) Photoshop
2 25 (2.85%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.48%) MS Office
5 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.23%) MS Project
7 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 16 (1.82%) Magento
2 12 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.11%) Tridion
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.25%) Force.com
3 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.57%) GitHub
5 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.46%) Heroku
6 3 (0.34%) SaaS
6 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.23%) Route 53
8 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.11%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 103 (11.73%) HTTP
2 25 (2.85%) Internet
3 23 (2.62%) Intranet
4 18 (2.05%) SSL
5 7 (0.80%) LDAP
6 6 (0.68%) MVNO
7 4 (0.46%) Extranet
8 3 (0.34%) DNS
9 2 (0.23%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 127 (14.46%) Relational Database
3 93 (10.59%) MySQL
4 36 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 31 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 25 (2.85%) Neo4j
7 18 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.48%) Jackrabbit
9 12 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.03%) Big Data
11 9 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.91%) QlikView
12 8 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.80%) RavenDB
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 191 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 143 (16.29%) Subversion
3 48 (5.47%) Visual Studio
4 41 (4.67%) Maven
5 34 (3.87%) Jenkins
6 31 (3.53%) Selenium
6 31 (3.53%) JUnit
7 25 (2.85%) Jasmine
7 25 (2.85%) Grunt
8 24 (2.73%) jMock
9 23 (2.62%) JIRA
10 22 (2.51%) Mockito
11 20 (2.28%) Cucumber
12 18 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (1.48%) Mercurial
15 12 (1.37%) NUnit
16 11 (1.25%) Bower
17 10 (1.14%) Eclipse
18 9 (1.03%) QUnit
General
1 127 (14.46%) Finance
2 82 (9.34%) Banking
3 43 (4.90%) Investment Banking
4 35 (3.99%) Legal
5 34 (3.87%) Retail
6 29 (3.30%) Marketing
7 20 (2.28%) Front Office
7 20 (2.28%) Games
8 16 (1.82%) Publishing
9 12 (1.37%) Back Office
9 12 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.03%) Advertising
11 7 (0.80%) Billing
12 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.46%) Electronics
12 4 (0.46%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 692 (78.82%) Developer
2 156 (17.77%) Front-End Developer
3 137 (15.60%) Java Developer
4 134 (15.26%) Web Developer
5 93 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 56 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 40 (4.56%) Python Developer
8 36 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 32 (3.64%) PHP Developer
10 26 (2.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 25 (2.85%) Analyst
11 25 (2.85%) Software Engineer
12 24 (2.73%) Project Manager
12 24 (2.73%) Python/Django Developer
13 23 (2.62%) Front-End Web Developer
14 20 (2.28%) Architect
15 18 (2.05%) Senior Java Developer
16 17 (1.94%) Agile Java Developer
16 17 (1.94%) C# Developer
16 17 (1.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (67.31%) HTML
2 499 (56.83%) CSS
3 260 (29.61%) HTML5
4 231 (26.31%) jQuery
5 199 (22.67%) .NET
6 178 (20.27%) CSS3
7 133 (15.15%) ASP.NET
8 123 (14.01%) XML
9 121 (13.78%) AngularJS
10 110 (12.53%) Web Services
11 105 (11.96%) REST
12 89 (10.14%) Django
13 84 (9.57%) JSON
14 78 (8.88%) Ajax
15 68 (7.74%) Spring
16 64 (7.29%) Hibernate
17 63 (7.18%) Backbone.js
18 60 (6.83%) SOAP
19 56 (6.38%) RESTful
20 52 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.82%) User Experience
2 56 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.58%) Visualisation
4 40 (4.56%) Mobile App
5 38 (4.33%) Open Source
6 25 (2.85%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.39%) W3C
8 19 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.05%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.59%) Social Media
10 14 (1.59%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.25%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.14%) Blog
13 9 (1.03%) Fixed Income
14 8 (0.91%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.91%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
15 7 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.80%) Animation
16 6 (0.68%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 180 (20.50%) Linux
2 135 (15.38%) UNIX
3 96 (10.93%) Mac OS X
4 32 (3.64%) Windows
5 26 (2.96%) Android
5 26 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.68%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.46%) webOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 3 (0.34%) VMS
9 3 (0.34%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.23%) Debian
10 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (24.03%) TDD
3 171 (19.48%) MVC
3 171 (19.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 163 (18.56%) Scrum
5 143 (16.29%) OO
6 120 (13.67%) Web Design
7 107 (12.19%) E-Commerce
8 104 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (10.48%) BDD
10 78 (8.88%) Configuration Management
11 62 (7.06%) Unit Testing
12 57 (6.49%) Software Engineering
13 50 (5.69%) Project Management
14 48 (5.47%) Content Management
15 46 (5.24%) OOD
16 41 (4.67%) Analytics
16 41 (4.67%) Mentoring
17 39 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
18 36 (4.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 525 (59.79%) JavaScript
2 261 (29.73%) Java
3 183 (20.84%) SQL
4 172 (19.59%) C#
5 154 (17.54%) Python
6 121 (13.78%) PHP
7 76 (8.66%) Ruby
8 44 (5.01%) Scala
9 22 (2.51%) C++
10 21 (2.39%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.39%) C
11 20 (2.28%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 16 (1.82%) VBA
13 13 (1.48%) Apex Code
13 13 (1.48%) Perl
14 12 (1.37%) PHP5
15 11 (1.25%) R
16 9 (1.03%) VB
16 9 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (5.92%) Degree
2 17 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) PMP
5 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) PhD
6 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.11%) MCSD
6 1 (0.11%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.99%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) Section 508
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.46%) Varnish
2 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (1.82%) Puppet
2 14 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.91%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.68%) Nagios
5 4 (0.46%) Ansible
6 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.23%) Kibana
6 2 (0.23%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.23%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.11%) yum
7 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.11%) Cacti
7 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 72 (8.20%) Oracle
2 66 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 49 (5.58%) Google
4 30 (3.42%) Sitecore
5 27 (3.08%) Adobe
6 25 (2.85%) Zend
7 20 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.16%) Twitter
9 12 (1.37%) ESRI
10 8 (0.91%) Sybase
10 8 (0.91%) Facebook
11 7 (0.80%) RedDot
11 7 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.68%) SAP
13 5 (0.57%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.57%) Siebel
13 5 (0.57%) Calypso
14 4 (0.46%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.46%) Open Text
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day initally 6 months
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Energon Technology
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago