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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 95 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Development 41 40 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 1.45% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.96% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 26
Average daily rate
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£315 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +22.22%
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
2327 2045 1990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.04% 74.04% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1004 997
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 119 84
Average hourly rate £28.00 £22.94 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.07% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.90 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.90 £66.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 27 £325 +8.33% 45
Cheshire +6 9 £324 -4.07% 20
Lancashire -27 2 £224 +1.70% 8
Merseyside -9 1 - - 1
Cumbria - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 73 (68.22%) HTML
2 70 (65.42%) CSS
3 65 (60.75%) JavaScript
4 44 (41.12%) .NET
5 40 (37.38%) C#
6 38 (35.51%) MVC
7 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (30.84%) ASP.NET
9 32 (29.91%) SQL
9 32 (29.91%) jQuery
10 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
11 24 (22.43%) Linux
12 21 (19.63%) Web Services
13 20 (18.69%) HTML5
14 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
16 16 (14.95%) Python
16 16 (14.95%) WCF
16 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (14.02%) Ajax
17 15 (14.02%) T-SQL
18 14 (13.08%) PHP
18 14 (13.08%) XML
18 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
19 13 (12.15%) CSS3
19 13 (12.15%) UNIX
19 13 (12.15%) Apache
19 13 (12.15%) Mac OS X
20 12 (11.21%) Subversion
20 12 (11.21%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (12.15%) Apache
2 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.54%) CMS
4 6 (5.61%) Umbraco
4 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.67%) Node.js
6 3 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.87%) WordPress
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) Drupal
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) HTTP
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.41%) RDBMS
4 8 (7.48%) MySQL
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.21%) Subversion
3 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.87%) CasperJS
5 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.87%) Bower
5 2 (1.87%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.87%) Ant
5 2 (1.87%) NUnit
5 2 (1.87%) MSTest
5 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.87%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 4 (3.74%) Banking
2 3 (2.80%) Retail
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (71.03%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Web Developer
3 11 (10.28%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.28%) C# Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Python Developer
4 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (9.35%) Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.61%) PHP Developer
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (5.61%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (2.80%) UI Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (68.22%) HTML
2 70 (65.42%) CSS
3 44 (41.12%) .NET
4 33 (30.84%) ASP.NET
5 32 (29.91%) jQuery
6 21 (19.63%) Web Services
7 20 (18.69%) HTML5
8 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (14.95%) WCF
10 15 (14.02%) Ajax
11 14 (13.08%) XML
12 13 (12.15%) CSS3
13 10 (9.35%) REST
13 10 (9.35%) Django
14 9 (8.41%) YUI
14 9 (8.41%) XSLT
15 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
16 7 (6.54%) LINQ
16 7 (6.54%) XHTML
17 6 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.87%) NHS
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.93%) Open Source
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.93%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) Mac OS X
2 13 (12.15%) UNIX
3 11 (10.28%) Windows
4 9 (8.41%) AIX
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) MVC
2 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.21%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.28%) Scrum
5 10 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (8.41%) TDD
7 8 (7.48%) Web Design
7 8 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.54%) OO
9 6 (5.61%) Project Management
9 6 (5.61%) Content Management
9 6 (5.61%) Time Management
10 5 (4.67%) User Stories
11 4 (3.74%) Kanban
11 4 (3.74%) BDD
11 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.80%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.80%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.80%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (2.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.75%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.38%) C#
3 32 (29.91%) SQL
4 16 (14.95%) Python
5 15 (14.02%) T-SQL
6 14 (13.08%) PHP
7 10 (9.35%) Perl
8 9 (8.41%) Java
9 8 (7.48%) XPath
10 7 (6.54%) Ruby
11 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.80%) VBScript
13 2 (1.87%) VB
13 2 (1.87%) PHP5
14 1 (0.93%) C
14 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Puppet
1 2 (1.87%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.35%) HP
3 9 (8.41%) BMC
3 9 (8.41%) Sun
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle
5 3 (2.80%) Adobe
5 3 (2.80%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.87%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) Facebook
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.93%) Siebel
7 1 (0.93%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Endeca
7 1 (0.93%) Google
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