The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 127 125 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 37 24 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 0.64% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.68% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 33
Median daily rate £381 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.03% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £207 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £17.86 £29.38
% change year-on-year
+86.17% -39.20%
Web Developer
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 3536 3016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.54% 94.70% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2246 2006 1615
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 212 208
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Developer
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 Developer across the North West region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Web Developer
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 Developer across the North West region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Developer
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 Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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 -6 20 £363 +16.93% 26
Cheshire -3 9 £500 +51.51% 9
Merseyside -4 3 £275 +37.50% 4
Lancashire +3 2 £256 +23.49% 6
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Web Developer 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 North West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 88 (88.89%) Web Development
2 79 (79.80%) JavaScript
3 76 (76.77%) CSS
4 69 (69.70%) HTML
5 45 (45.45%) .NET
6 44 (44.44%) jQuery
7 33 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 30 (30.30%) HTML5
9 29 (29.29%) MVC
10 28 (28.28%) C#
10 28 (28.28%) CSS3
11 23 (23.23%) Front End Development
12 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 21 (21.21%) SQL
14 19 (19.19%) XML
14 19 (19.19%) TDD
15 18 (18.18%) PHP
16 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
17 16 (16.16%) Responsive Web Design
17 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
17 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (14.14%) Ajax
19 13 (13.13%) XSLT
19 13 (13.13%) User Experience
20 12 (12.12%) Sass
20 12 (12.12%) Finance
20 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce
20 12 (12.12%) CMS
21 11 (11.11%) Web Design
21 11 (11.11%) SEO

Web Developer Skill Set
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 12 (12.12%) CMS
2 6 (6.06%) WordPress
3 5 (5.05%) Drupal
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.03%) Node.js
5 3 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Intranet
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.07%) Grunt
2 7 (7.07%) Jasmine
2 7 (7.07%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (6.06%) Subversion
4 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.03%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.02%) JIRA
6 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (76.77%) CSS
2 69 (69.70%) HTML
3 45 (45.45%) .NET
4 44 (44.44%) jQuery
5 33 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 30 (30.30%) HTML5
7 28 (28.28%) CSS3
8 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 19 (19.19%) XML
10 14 (14.14%) Ajax
11 13 (13.13%) XSLT
12 12 (12.12%) Sass
13 10 (10.10%) Spring
14 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (7.07%) J2EE
15 7 (7.07%) JDBC
16 6 (6.06%) Middleware
17 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
17 5 (5.05%) CodeIgniter
17 5 (5.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) Replication
4 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.02%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.02%) NHS
4 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Android
1 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (88.89%) Web Development
2 29 (29.29%) MVC
3 23 (23.23%) Front End Development
4 19 (19.19%) TDD
5 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (16.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 11 (11.11%) SEO
7 11 (11.11%) Web Design
8 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.07%) Content Management
9 7 (7.07%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.06%) Analytics
10 6 (6.06%) CRM
10 6 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (6.06%) Line Management
11 4 (4.04%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.04%) SDLC
11 4 (4.04%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.04%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 79 (79.80%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.28%) C#
3 21 (21.21%) SQL
4 18 (18.18%) PHP
5 11 (11.11%) Java
6 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.08%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.06%) Python
8 4 (4.04%) VBScript
8 4 (4.04%) XPath
9 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.01%) Delphi
10 1 (1.01%) R
10 1 (1.01%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
1 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.01%) MCP
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.01%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
2 6 (6.06%) Google
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.02%) Adobe
5 2 (2.02%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.01%) WorldPay
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