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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 104 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Development 52 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 1.96% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.69% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.37% -38.41%
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
2973 2270 1792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.17% 72.76% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1642 1188 858
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 124 89
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.53% -8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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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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 -23 22 £321 +7.08% 34
Cheshire -12 19 £431 +23.21% 23
Lancashire +8 6 £394 +29.09% 15
Merseyside -11 1 £300 -0.16% 8
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 48 (56.47%) HTML
2 46 (54.12%) CSS
3 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
4 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (36.47%) SQL
6 28 (32.94%) .NET
7 26 (30.59%) jQuery
8 25 (29.41%) Web Services
8 25 (29.41%) MVC
9 22 (25.88%) C#
10 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
11 18 (21.18%) OO
12 16 (18.82%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (17.65%) TDD
14 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
14 14 (16.47%) Java
14 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
14 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
15 13 (15.29%) CSS3
16 12 (14.12%) HTML5
16 12 (14.12%) Linux
16 12 (14.12%) Apache
17 11 (12.94%) XML
17 11 (12.94%) MySQL
17 11 (12.94%) Perl
17 11 (12.94%) PHP
18 10 (11.76%) Web Design
18 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (14.12%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.88%) IIS
4 4 (4.71%) Zope
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.53%) WordPress
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.18%) AquaLogic
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.18%) Mingle
4 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) HTTP
2 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.35%) SAN
3 2 (2.35%) NAS
4 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.94%) MySQL
4 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.18%) SimpleDB
8 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.18%) MS Access
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
1 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.41%) Maven
3 7 (8.24%) Ant
3 7 (8.24%) Gradle
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (4.71%) Subversion
5 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.18%) Mockito
6 1 (1.18%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.18%) Bower
6 1 (1.18%) CasperJS
6 1 (1.18%) Grunt
6 1 (1.18%) PhantomJS
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Marketing
2 1 (1.18%) Banking
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
2 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.18%) Back Office
2 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (72.94%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 17 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (10.59%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.06%) Python Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Designer
9 3 (3.53%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.53%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (56.47%) HTML
2 46 (54.12%) CSS
3 28 (32.94%) .NET
4 26 (30.59%) jQuery
5 25 (29.41%) Web Services
6 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 13 (15.29%) CSS3
8 12 (14.12%) HTML5
9 11 (12.94%) XML
10 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.76%) Django
11 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
11 9 (10.59%) JSON
11 9 (10.59%) Catalyst
11 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
12 8 (9.41%) Spring
13 7 (8.24%) Entity Framework
14 6 (7.06%) LAMP
14 6 (7.06%) LINQ
14 6 (7.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.53%) Blog
3 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.18%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.18%) Telematics
5 1 (1.18%) Open Source
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.18%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) AIX
3 6 (7.06%) UNIX
4 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.35%) Android
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.18%) SUSE
6 1 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) MVC
3 18 (21.18%) OO
4 16 (18.82%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (17.65%) TDD
6 10 (11.76%) Web Design
6 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.41%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (9.41%) BDD
9 7 (8.24%) Scrum
10 6 (7.06%) OOP
11 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.53%) Kanban
13 2 (2.35%) Software Delivery
13 2 (2.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
2 31 (36.47%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) C#
4 14 (16.47%) Java
5 11 (12.94%) Perl
5 11 (12.94%) PHP
6 9 (10.59%) Python
7 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.06%) VB
8 6 (7.06%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) XPath
10 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.35%) Jython
10 2 (2.35%) PHP5
10 2 (2.35%) Scala
10 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.18%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.18%) VBA
11 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) CISSP
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.35%) CCNP
2 2 (2.35%) CCNA
2 2 (2.35%) CEH
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) PMP
3 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) HL7
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) BMC
2 7 (8.24%) Sun
3 6 (7.06%) HP
4 4 (4.71%) Twitter
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Siebel
5 2 (2.35%) Citrix
5 2 (2.35%) Symantec
5 2 (2.35%) Zend
5 2 (2.35%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.18%) Pega
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Remedy
6 1 (1.18%) Apple
6 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) Facebook
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