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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 115 136 105
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 40 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.71% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.75% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 26
Median daily rate £335 £333 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £237 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £474 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £311
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -42.02%
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
3350 4279 2968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 95.17% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2121 2605 1693
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 213 196
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 29 £335 +11.66% 31
Cheshire +2 9 £325 -5.79% 5
Lancashire +13 1 £325 -18.75% 7
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 78 (93.98%) Web Development
2 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
3 57 (68.67%) CSS
4 56 (67.47%) HTML
5 46 (55.42%) .NET
6 34 (40.96%) C#
6 34 (40.96%) ASP.NET
6 34 (40.96%) HTML5
7 31 (37.35%) MVC
8 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
9 24 (28.92%) CSS3
10 23 (27.71%) AngularJS
11 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (21.69%) CMS
13 17 (20.48%) jQuery
13 17 (20.48%) SQL
14 15 (18.07%) TDD
15 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
15 14 (16.87%) PHP
15 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (15.66%) Responsive Web Design
17 11 (13.25%) Entity Framework
17 11 (13.25%) MySQL
17 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
17 11 (13.25%) Content Management
18 10 (12.05%) Sass
18 10 (12.05%) User Experience
19 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
20 8 (9.64%) CRM
20 8 (9.64%) JSON

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 18 (21.69%) CMS
2 7 (8.43%) Umbraco
2 7 (8.43%) WordPress
3 6 (7.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.02%) Sitefinity
5 3 (3.61%) GeoServer
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.41%) Drupal
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.20%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.20%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) MySQL
3 3 (3.61%) Couchbase
3 3 (3.61%) GIS
3 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Redis
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Grunt
1 8 (9.64%) Jasmine
2 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.43%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.82%) JIRA
4 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.61%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.41%) gulp
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.20%) QUnit
7 1 (1.20%) Selenium
7 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
4 3 (3.61%) Electronics
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (68.67%) CSS
2 56 (67.47%) HTML
3 46 (55.42%) .NET
4 34 (40.96%) ASP.NET
4 34 (40.96%) HTML5
5 24 (28.92%) CSS3
6 23 (27.71%) AngularJS
7 17 (20.48%) jQuery
8 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.25%) Entity Framework
10 10 (12.05%) Sass
11 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (9.64%) JSON
12 7 (8.43%) Web Services
12 7 (8.43%) XML
13 6 (7.23%) Middleware
13 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) User Experience
2 3 (3.61%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (93.98%) Web Development
2 31 (37.35%) MVC
3 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.07%) TDD
5 13 (15.66%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (13.25%) Content Management
7 8 (9.64%) CRM
7 8 (9.64%) Scrum
8 7 (8.43%) Front End Development
9 6 (7.23%) Analytics
9 6 (7.23%) Line Management
9 6 (7.23%) SEO
10 5 (6.02%) BDD
11 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.82%) Migration
11 4 (4.82%) SDLC
12 3 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
12 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 34 (40.96%) C#
3 17 (20.48%) SQL
4 14 (16.87%) PHP
5 7 (8.43%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) Python
7 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.20%) Delphi
8 1 (1.20%) ES6
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) MCP
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Ansible
2 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Google
2 6 (7.23%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.61%) ESRI
3 3 (3.61%) SAP
3 3 (3.61%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe
5 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.20%) Telerik
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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