The first table below looks at the demand for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 127 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 7 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.69% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.96% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 11
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£375 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £357 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2055 1881 2133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 69.33% 71.63% 65.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 934 1129
Average daily rate £375 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 85 110
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.54 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% -5.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.56 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Web Application Development
England

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Application Development
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 Application Development across the North West region.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Web Application Development
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 Application Development across the North West region.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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
Manchester -1 7 £375 +7.14% 11
Cheshire - - - - 10
Lancashire - - - - 3
Merseyside - - - - 2
Web Application Development
England

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Web Application 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 Application Development.

1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
5 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) XHTML
6 5 (26.32%) W3C
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Web Design
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Twitter
6 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (21.05%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) JSP
8 3 (15.79%) Servlets
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 3 (15.79%) Publishing
8 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 3 (15.79%) Ajax
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Web Application 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) XHTML
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) JSP
6 3 (15.79%) Servlets
6 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.79%) Spring
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) W3C
3 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) GIS
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) DSDM
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Web Usability
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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