The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 321 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.65% 94.97% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 183 126
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.04 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside