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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 103 133 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 57 25 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 0.63% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.67% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 46
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £258 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.86 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -37.33%
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
3800 3748 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.36% 94.31% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 1994 1583
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 226 207
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 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 2 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 25 £346 +9.48% 22
Cheshire +3 20 £470 +42.42% 5
Lancashire +8 5 - - 7
Merseyside - 3 £275 - 6
Cumbria - 1 £175 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 92 (89.32%) Web Development
2 86 (83.50%) JavaScript
3 83 (80.58%) CSS
4 76 (73.79%) HTML
5 47 (45.63%) jQuery
6 46 (44.66%) .NET
7 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
8 30 (29.13%) HTML5
9 29 (28.16%) MVC
10 28 (27.18%) CSS3
11 26 (25.24%) C#
12 24 (23.30%) SQL
12 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
13 23 (22.33%) Front End Development
14 22 (21.36%) PHP
15 19 (18.45%) XML
15 19 (18.45%) TDD
16 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
17 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (15.53%) Responsive Web Design
19 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
20 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
20 14 (13.59%) Ajax
21 13 (12.62%) XSLT
21 13 (12.62%) User Experience
22 12 (11.65%) Sass
22 12 (11.65%) VB.NET
22 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
22 12 (11.65%) Intranet
23 11 (10.68%) 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 8 (7.77%) CMS
2 7 (6.80%) WordPress
3 4 (3.88%) Drupal
4 3 (2.91%) Node.js
4 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Magento
1 1 (0.97%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Intranet
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.80%) Grunt
2 7 (6.80%) Jasmine
2 7 (6.80%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (5.83%) Subversion
4 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.91%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.94%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 5 (4.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (80.58%) CSS
2 76 (73.79%) HTML
3 47 (45.63%) jQuery
4 46 (44.66%) .NET
5 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
6 30 (29.13%) HTML5
7 28 (27.18%) CSS3
8 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
9 19 (18.45%) XML
10 14 (13.59%) Ajax
11 13 (12.62%) XSLT
12 12 (11.65%) Sass
13 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (9.71%) Spring
14 8 (7.77%) Classic ASP
15 7 (6.80%) J2EE
15 7 (6.80%) JDBC
16 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
16 6 (5.83%) CodeIgniter
16 6 (5.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) User Experience
2 5 (4.85%) Online Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
3 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) NHS
3 3 (2.91%) Replication
4 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Android
2 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (89.32%) Web Development
2 29 (28.16%) MVC
3 23 (22.33%) Front End Development
4 19 (18.45%) TDD
5 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (15.53%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
8 11 (10.68%) SEO
8 11 (10.68%) Web Design
9 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.80%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.83%) Analytics
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
11 6 (5.83%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (5.83%) Line Management
12 5 (4.85%) Content Management
13 4 (3.88%) SDLC
14 3 (2.91%) BDD
14 3 (2.91%) Mobile Application Development
14 3 (2.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (83.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.24%) C#
3 24 (23.30%) SQL
4 22 (21.36%) PHP
5 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.65%) VB.NET
6 11 (10.68%) Java
7 8 (7.77%) VBScript
8 6 (5.83%) Python
9 4 (3.88%) XPath
10 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.97%) Delphi
11 1 (0.97%) R
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
11 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.97%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Google
3 3 (2.91%) Adobe
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.97%) Coremetrics
5 1 (0.97%) Facebook
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.97%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.97%) Zend
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