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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
England / North West
Rank 126 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 7 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.67% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 45 33
Median daily rate £320 £345 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +56.84%

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
2489 3585 3186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.89% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 2128 1723
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 194 200
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Lancashire +11 3 £300 +20.00% 9
Manchester -18 3 £370 +13.84% 26
Cheshire +8 1 £338 -15.62% 12
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 37 (97.37%) Web Development
2 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
3 22 (57.89%) CSS
4 21 (55.26%) HTML
5 15 (39.47%) .NET
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) MVC
6 12 (31.58%) C#
6 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) CMS
7 10 (26.32%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) Java
11 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) CSS3
12 5 (13.16%) React
12 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
12 5 (13.16%) Degree
12 5 (13.16%) JIRA
12 5 (13.16%) WordPress
12 5 (13.16%) Python
12 5 (13.16%) MySQL
12 5 (13.16%) PHP
13 4 (10.53%) SQL

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 10 (26.32%) CMS
2 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 5 (13.16%) WordPress
4 4 (10.53%) GeoServer
4 4 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.26%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) GIS
4 3 (7.89%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) phpMyAdmin
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
3 4 (10.53%) Babel
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.26%) gulp
6 1 (2.63%) Bower
6 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.63%) NUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) CSS
2 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) HTML5
6 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 6 (15.79%) CSS3
6 6 (15.79%) RESTful
6 6 (15.79%) Web Services
7 5 (13.16%) React
8 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.53%) jQuery
8 4 (10.53%) Leaflet
8 4 (10.53%) OpenLayers
8 4 (10.53%) PostGIS
8 4 (10.53%) WebSockets
8 4 (10.53%) XML
9 3 (7.89%) CakePHP
9 3 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Web Development
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) API Development
8 1 (2.63%) Economics
8 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.63%) OO
8 1 (2.63%) OOP
8 1 (2.63%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.63%) TDD
8 1 (2.63%) Web Design
8 1 (2.63%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) ES6
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) ESRI
1 4 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) Zend