The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Engineer
Rank 379 396 372
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 34 24 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 30
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.85 -
Web Engineer
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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
21959 22149 22981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.67% 92.50% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15479 15131 15772
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 407 447
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 4 £500 -
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Web Engineer
England

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Web Engineer in their job title 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 with Web Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (50.63%) IIS
2 35 (44.30%) Windows
3 29 (36.71%) Firewall
4 27 (34.18%) DNS
5 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
6 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
7 24 (30.38%) HTTP
8 23 (29.11%) HTML
8 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (27.85%) SQL
9 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (25.32%) Java
12 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
13 18 (22.78%) CSS
13 18 (22.78%) Migration
14 17 (21.52%) Scrum
14 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (20.25%) Retail
15 16 (20.25%) Web Services
15 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
16 15 (18.99%) Web Development
16 15 (18.99%) Puppet
16 15 (18.99%) DevOps
17 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (16.46%) QA
18 13 (16.46%) HTML5
18 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Web Engineer in their job title 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 with Web Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (50.63%) IIS
2 7 (8.86%) Apache
2 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.59%) JBoss
4 5 (6.33%) Jadu
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.06%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (3.80%) CMS
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.53%) Node.js
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.71%) Firewall
2 27 (34.18%) DNS
3 24 (30.38%) HTTP
4 13 (16.46%) DHCP
5 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.13%) SSL
7 6 (7.59%) Internet
8 2 (2.53%) DMZ
8 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) DB2
3 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.27%) JUnit
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.27%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.27%) MSTest
2 1 (1.27%) Moq
2 1 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 16 (20.25%) Retail
2 9 (11.39%) Games
3 6 (7.59%) Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Back Office
5 4 (5.06%) Finance
5 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.80%) Publishing
7 2 (2.53%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Marketing
8 1 (1.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) HTML
2 18 (22.78%) CSS
3 16 (20.25%) Web Services
4 13 (16.46%) XML
4 13 (16.46%) HTML5
5 12 (15.19%) XSL
6 10 (12.66%) Scalatra
7 7 (8.86%) .NET
8 6 (7.59%) Servlets
9 5 (6.33%) RESTful
10 4 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.06%) WebSockets
10 4 (5.06%) Kafka
10 4 (5.06%) jQuery
10 4 (5.06%) JSP
10 4 (5.06%) X-Windows
11 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.80%) JMS
11 3 (3.80%) J2EE
11 3 (3.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.39%) Streaming Video
2 9 (11.39%) iPhone
2 9 (11.39%) iPad
3 5 (6.33%) User Experience
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.80%) Social Media
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.27%) W3C
7 1 (1.27%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.13%) Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) Migration
3 17 (21.52%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) Web Development
4 15 (18.99%) DevOps
5 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
7 12 (15.19%) TDD
8 11 (13.92%) MVC
8 11 (13.92%) Load Balancing
9 10 (12.66%) Kanban
9 10 (12.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (12.66%) SOA
9 10 (12.66%) Pair Programming
9 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.06%) Project Management
11 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
2 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.85%) SQL
4 20 (25.32%) Java
5 5 (6.33%) C#
5 5 (6.33%) PHP
6 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 2 (2.53%) VB
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.53%) VB6
9 1 (1.27%) Korn
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.33%) Ansible
3 5 (6.33%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (5.06%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) New Relic
2 9 (11.39%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle
4 6 (7.59%) IBM
5 5 (6.33%) CA
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.80%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.80%) Gemalto
7 3 (3.80%) F5
8 1 (1.27%) Sybase