The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web 2.0
Rank 165 143 132
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.055% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £401 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £43.25
Web 2.0
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1239 1056 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.66% 29.00% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 585 458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 75 72
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.00 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.47 £47.33 £43.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the North West region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the North West region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Manchester - 2 - -
Web 2.0
England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Web 2.0.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) LESS
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Designer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Web UI Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) LESS
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JNDI
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft