The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 57 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 20 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 1.06% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.19% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £238 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £370 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
881 927 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.73% 89.22% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 472 336
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £200
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 31 27 52
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -19.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £22.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Developer across the Reading region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer across the Reading region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) jQuery
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) C#
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
7 10 (31.25%) HTML5
7 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 10 (31.25%) CMS
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) MSTest
9 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (21.88%) Selenium
9 7 (21.88%) NUnit
9 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Content Management
10 6 (18.75%) Scrum
10 6 (18.75%) PHP
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
10 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (18.75%) Node.js
10 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (15.63%) Ajax

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (31.25%) CMS
2 6 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MSTest
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
1 7 (21.88%) NUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Xcode
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
1 22 (68.75%) jQuery
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 15 (46.88%) .NET
4 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
5 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
6 10 (31.25%) HTML5
7 9 (28.13%) CSS3
8 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
12 3 (9.38%) Sencha Touch
12 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
12 3 (9.38%) JSON
12 3 (9.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.25%) iPhone
1 2 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Content Management
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) Analytics
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) PHP
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) PHP5
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Sencha
1 3 (9.38%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Zend