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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 125 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 28 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 2.51% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.74% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 53 28
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£325 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £412 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.93 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-53.56% -14.28%
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
3569 2813 2257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.03% 91.75% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 1501 1067
Average daily rate £385 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 196 181
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.67 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.57 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -37 17 £318 +5.83% 29
Cheshire -23 7 £330 -5.71% 8
Lancashire +3 2 £185 -47.14% 9
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 60 (69.77%) HTML
1 60 (69.77%) CSS
2 55 (63.95%) JavaScript
3 46 (53.49%) jQuery
4 29 (33.72%) HTML5
5 26 (30.23%) CSS3
5 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (29.07%) MVC
7 24 (27.91%) PHP
8 23 (26.74%) C#
9 22 (25.58%) .NET
10 20 (23.26%) TDD
11 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
11 17 (19.77%) Web Development
11 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
12 14 (16.28%) MySQL
12 14 (16.28%) BDD
13 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (13.95%) Photoshop
14 12 (13.95%) SQL
15 11 (12.79%) OO
16 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
16 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
16 10 (11.63%) AngularJS
17 9 (10.47%) Sass
17 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
18 8 (9.30%) Subversion
18 8 (9.30%) CMS
18 8 (9.30%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 8 (9.30%) CMS
2 4 (4.65%) Drupal
2 4 (4.65%) Apache
2 4 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.81%) Fireworks
3 4 (4.65%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) MySQL
2 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.30%) Subversion
4 5 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.49%) JIRA
5 3 (3.49%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) QUnit
6 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.33%) Trac
6 2 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.16%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.16%) Bower
7 1 (1.16%) Grunt
7 1 (1.16%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
1 4 (4.65%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.33%) Games
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (69.77%) HTML
1 60 (69.77%) CSS
2 46 (53.49%) jQuery
3 29 (33.72%) HTML5
4 26 (30.23%) CSS3
5 22 (25.58%) .NET
6 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
7 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (11.63%) AngularJS
10 9 (10.47%) Sass
11 7 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (8.14%) Ajax
11 7 (8.14%) Web Services
12 6 (6.98%) XML
12 6 (6.98%) LAMP
12 6 (6.98%) LINQ
12 6 (6.98%) Django
13 5 (5.81%) Backbone.js
14 4 (4.65%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) User Experience
1 5 (5.81%) Open Source
2 4 (4.65%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.49%) W3C
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.16%) DTV
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) MVC
3 20 (23.26%) TDD
4 17 (19.77%) Web Development
5 14 (16.28%) BDD
6 11 (12.79%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.14%) OOP
8 7 (8.14%) Web Design
8 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.98%) Scrum
9 6 (6.98%) MVVM
10 4 (4.65%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.65%) Content Management
10 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.49%) SOA
11 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.49%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.95%) JavaScript
2 24 (27.91%) PHP
3 23 (26.74%) C#
4 12 (13.95%) SQL
5 6 (6.98%) Python
5 6 (6.98%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) C++
7 3 (3.49%) PHP5
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Adobe
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) Twitter
4 2 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) Zend
4 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
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