The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 98 89 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 45 47 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.39% 1.60% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.74% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 49
Average daily rate
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£344 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £221 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £348 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +69.69%
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
2949 2697 3072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.19% 91.67% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 1339 1544
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £222 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 192 215
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 -16 17 £363 +16.93% 36
Merseyside +5 15 £300 +9.09% 6
Cheshire -6 8 £275 +14.58% 20
Lancashire -22 4 £275 +34.14% 8
Cumbria - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title.

1 73 (74.49%) HTML
2 72 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 63 (64.29%) CSS
4 48 (48.98%) HTML5
5 46 (46.94%) jQuery
6 35 (35.71%) .NET
7 27 (27.55%) C#
8 25 (25.51%) PHP
9 24 (24.49%) CSS3
10 20 (20.41%) MVC
10 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (19.39%) Web Development
11 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
12 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET
13 17 (17.35%) Web Services
14 16 (16.33%) Web Design
14 16 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (14.29%) OO
15 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 13 (13.27%) Adobe
16 13 (13.27%) XML
16 13 (13.27%) MySQL
17 12 (12.24%) SQL
17 12 (12.24%) Java
18 11 (11.22%) Photoshop
18 11 (11.22%) TDD
18 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
18 11 (11.22%) Umbraco
19 10 (10.20%) Sass
19 10 (10.20%) Oracle

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Web Developer in their job title 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 with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.22%) Umbraco
2 8 (8.16%) CMS
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) Drupal
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.02%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.02%) InDesign
4 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) MySQL
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.02%) Redis
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.12%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.06%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.04%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (2.04%) QUnit
5 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.02%) JUnit
6 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.02%) JIRA
6 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.02%) Trac
6 1 (1.02%) Hudson
6 1 (1.02%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 3 (3.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.04%) Games
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
2 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.02%) Front Office
3 1 (1.02%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (74.49%) HTML
2 63 (64.29%) CSS
3 48 (48.98%) HTML5
4 46 (46.94%) jQuery
5 35 (35.71%) .NET
6 24 (24.49%) CSS3
7 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET
8 17 (17.35%) Web Services
9 13 (13.27%) XML
10 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
11 10 (10.20%) Sass
12 7 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (7.14%) WebCenter
12 7 (7.14%) XHTML
13 6 (6.12%) LESS
14 5 (5.10%) MooTools
14 5 (5.10%) Ajax
14 5 (5.10%) Dojo
14 5 (5.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 5 (5.10%) Open Source
2 5 (5.10%) User Experience
3 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.08%) IPTV
4 2 (2.04%) Derivative
4 2 (2.04%) Animation
4 2 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.02%) W3C
5 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) RIA
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.02%) Social Media
5 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.02%) New Media
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) MVC
1 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.39%) Web Development
3 16 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (16.33%) Web Design
4 14 (14.29%) OO
5 11 (11.22%) TDD
6 8 (8.16%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.14%) OOP
8 5 (5.10%) Scrum
8 5 (5.10%) Content Management
9 4 (4.08%) BDD
10 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.06%) SEO
11 2 (2.04%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.04%) User Stories
11 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.02%) Progressive Enhancement
12 1 (1.02%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (73.47%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.55%) C#
3 25 (25.51%) PHP
4 12 (12.24%) SQL
4 12 (12.24%) Java
5 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.06%) Python
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.04%) PHP5
7 1 (1.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Adobe
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle
4 9 (9.18%) Orchard
5 5 (5.10%) Zend
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.02%) Telerik
7 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.02%) Twitter
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