The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 72 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 67 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.65% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.35% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 25
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£325 £328 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +12.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% -0.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £32.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+86.15% -20.73%
Web Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2275 2045 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.23% 70.25% 64.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1258 1040 1140
Average daily rate £375 £330 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 105
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Development
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 Development across the North West region.

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Web Development
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 Development across the North West region.

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Web Development
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 Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -1 29 £350 +12.00% 36
Merseyside +13 16 £290 - 3
Cheshire -6 16 £318 -6.61% 16
Lancashire -10 3 £300 -14.28% 2
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development.

1 65 (54.62%) HTML
2 59 (49.58%) CSS
3 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 41 (34.45%) .NET
5 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (28.57%) C#
7 27 (22.69%) jQuery
8 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
9 23 (19.33%) MVC
10 22 (18.49%) Linux
10 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
10 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
10 22 (18.49%) HTML5
11 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 17 (14.29%) SQL
12 15 (12.61%) SharePoint
12 15 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.76%) Python
13 14 (11.76%) PHP
13 14 (11.76%) Windows
14 13 (10.92%) Mac OS X
14 13 (10.92%) Project Management
15 12 (10.08%) Apache
15 12 (10.08%) UNIX
15 12 (10.08%) CSS3
16 11 (9.24%) Time Management
16 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
16 11 (9.24%) Degree
16 11 (9.24%) MySQL
16 11 (9.24%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.08%) Apache
3 9 (7.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.04%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.20%) CMS
7 3 (2.52%) Drupal
7 3 (2.52%) IIS
8 2 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.68%) Node.js
8 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.84%) WordPress
9 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Mingle
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.84%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Internet
2 6 (5.04%) Firewall
3 5 (4.20%) SSL
3 5 (4.20%) DNS
4 3 (2.52%) HTTP
4 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.52%) VPN
4 3 (2.52%) Wireless
5 2 (1.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.72%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Subversion
1 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (7.56%) Retail
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Finance
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (57.14%) Developer
2 22 (18.49%) Web Developer
3 15 (12.61%) Analyst
3 15 (12.61%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) Python Developer
5 10 (8.40%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (7.56%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.72%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.52%) Drupal Developer
11 3 (2.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (54.62%) HTML
2 59 (49.58%) CSS
3 41 (34.45%) .NET
4 27 (22.69%) jQuery
5 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
6 22 (18.49%) HTML5
7 12 (10.08%) CSS3
8 10 (8.40%) Web Services
8 10 (8.40%) Django
9 8 (6.72%) WCF
9 8 (6.72%) YUI
10 6 (5.04%) Ajax
11 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.20%) LAMP
12 4 (3.36%) XHTML
12 4 (3.36%) SOAP
12 4 (3.36%) XML
12 4 (3.36%) Backbone.js
12 4 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.52%) Web 2.0
2 3 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.52%) Social Media
3 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.68%) NHS
3 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.68%) Open Source
4 1 (0.84%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.84%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Linux
2 14 (11.76%) Windows
3 13 (10.92%) Mac OS X
4 12 (10.08%) UNIX
5 8 (6.72%) AIX
6 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.33%) MVC
3 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
4 15 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.92%) Project Management
6 11 (9.24%) Time Management
6 11 (9.24%) TDD
7 9 (7.56%) Scrum
8 8 (6.72%) User Stories
9 6 (5.04%) Web Design
9 6 (5.04%) Content Management
9 6 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (4.20%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.36%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.36%) ITIL
11 4 (3.36%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.36%) Web Usability
12 3 (2.52%) OWASP
12 3 (2.52%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 34 (28.57%) C#
3 17 (14.29%) SQL
4 14 (11.76%) Python
4 14 (11.76%) PHP
5 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.56%) Perl
7 8 (6.72%) Java
8 6 (5.04%) VB
9 5 (4.20%) VBScript
10 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.36%) Ruby
10 4 (3.36%) PHP5
11 1 (0.84%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.84%) XPath
11 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.68%) PMP
2 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
1 3 (2.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) HP
3 8 (6.72%) BMC
3 8 (6.72%) Sun
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle
5 5 (4.20%) Adobe
6 3 (2.52%) Endeca
6 3 (2.52%) Zend
6 3 (2.52%) Twitter
6 3 (2.52%) Akamai
6 3 (2.52%) hybris
6 3 (2.52%) CA
6 3 (2.52%) Symantec
7 2 (1.68%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.84%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) Facebook
8 1 (0.84%) VMware
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