The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Web Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 392 392 388
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 45 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 30
Median daily rate £463 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
- +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £38.77 £20.85
% change year-on-year
-67.75% +85.94%
Web Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 329 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Web Engineer in the job title.

Web Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Engineer across the London region.

Web Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Web Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Engineer across the London region.

Web Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 4 £450 +12.50% 5
Web Engineer
England

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Web Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (51.85%) Linux
2 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.80%) Puppet
4 28 (34.57%) DevOps
5 25 (30.86%) Configuration Management
6 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (27.16%) Java
8 20 (24.69%) HTML
9 19 (23.46%) CSS
10 18 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 18 (22.22%) Perl
11 17 (20.99%) Python
11 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (19.75%) Ruby
12 16 (19.75%) Unix
12 16 (19.75%) High Availability
13 15 (18.52%) Docker
13 15 (18.52%) Web Operations
14 14 (17.28%) Node.js
14 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
14 14 (17.28%) MySQL
15 13 (16.05%) Finance
15 13 (16.05%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (16.05%) Web Services
15 13 (16.05%) Open Source
15 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
16 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
16 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.58%) Apache
2 8 (9.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (8.64%) IIS
4 6 (7.41%) CMS
5 5 (6.17%) nginx
6 4 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.70%) Mule
7 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.47%) JBoss
8 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.23%) Drupal
9 1 (1.23%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.35%) PaaS
3 4 (4.94%) IaaS
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.70%) GitHub
4 3 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.23%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.23%) Heroku
6 1 (1.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.58%) Firewall
3 10 (12.35%) HTTP
3 10 (12.35%) SSL
4 6 (7.41%) Network Security
5 4 (4.94%) Internet
6 3 (3.70%) SNMP
7 2 (2.47%) DMZ
7 2 (2.47%) DNS
8 1 (1.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.23%) ICMP
8 1 (1.23%) Intranet
8 1 (1.23%) SMTP
8 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
1 14 (17.28%) MySQL
2 13 (16.05%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.17%) Redis
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.23%) Big Data
6 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.64%) Selenium
2 7 (8.64%) Subversion
3 6 (7.41%) gulp
3 6 (7.41%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.17%) Grunt
5 3 (3.70%) Bower
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.47%) Appium
6 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.47%) Mockito
6 2 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Games
3 5 (6.17%) Publishing
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) HTML
2 19 (23.46%) CSS
3 14 (17.28%) Node.js
4 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
4 13 (16.05%) Web Services
5 10 (12.35%) HTML5
6 9 (11.11%) CSS3
6 9 (11.11%) jQuery
7 8 (9.88%) .NET
7 8 (9.88%) RESTful
7 8 (9.88%) XML
8 6 (7.41%) LAMP
8 6 (7.41%) Spring
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.17%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (6.17%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (6.17%) React
9 5 (6.17%) Servlets
9 5 (6.17%) SOAP
9 5 (6.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) PlayStation
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.23%) Blog
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) iPad
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.85%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Unix
3 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.88%) Windows
5 7 (8.64%) CentOS
6 5 (6.17%) Solaris
7 3 (3.70%) Debian
8 2 (2.47%) Android
8 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) DevOps
3 25 (30.86%) Configuration Management
4 18 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (19.75%) High Availability
7 15 (18.52%) Web Operations
8 13 (16.05%) Open Source
9 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
9 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (12.35%) OO
10 10 (12.35%) Scrum
10 10 (12.35%) TDD
10 10 (12.35%) Web Development
11 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.41%) Front End Development
12 6 (7.41%) Microservices
12 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.16%) Java
3 18 (22.22%) Perl
4 17 (20.99%) Python
5 16 (19.75%) Ruby
6 10 (12.35%) SQL
7 8 (9.88%) C#
7 8 (9.88%) Go
8 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.94%) Scala
10 3 (3.70%) Clojure
10 3 (3.70%) Haskell
11 2 (2.47%) C
11 2 (2.47%) C++
11 2 (2.47%) PHP
11 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.47%) R
12 1 (1.23%) ES6
12 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Docker
2 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.94%) KVM
3 4 (4.94%) Xen
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (35.80%) Puppet
2 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.17%) Ansible
3 5 (6.17%) Xymon
4 4 (4.94%) Ganglia
4 4 (4.94%) Graphite
4 4 (4.94%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.94%) StatsD
5 3 (3.70%) Salt
6 2 (2.47%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.17%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.47%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.47%) New Relic
5 2 (2.47%) Splunk
5 2 (2.47%) Tableau
5 2 (2.47%) Talend
5 2 (2.47%) Vertica
6 1 (1.23%) CA
6 1 (1.23%) Ektron
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.23%) StreamBase
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO