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 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 63 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 8 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 1.97% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.17% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £225 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £351 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -14.28%
Web Developer
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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
824 1012 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.25% 90.76% 91.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 529 379
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £505 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 54
Average hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) jQuery
4 11 (52.38%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) Subversion
5 10 (47.62%) HTML5
6 9 (42.86%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
6 9 (42.86%) Ajax
6 9 (42.86%) Web Development
7 8 (38.10%) PHP
7 8 (38.10%) MySQL
7 8 (38.10%) CSS3
8 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (33.33%) XML
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) CMS
10 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Windows
11 4 (19.05%) Linux
11 4 (19.05%) Internet
11 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (19.05%) WCF
11 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (14.29%) Java
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 3 (14.29%) OO
12 3 (14.29%) DSDM

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Drupal
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) CSS3
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) WCF
7 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (14.29%) LAMP
8 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 2 (9.52%) XSLT
9 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) FuelPHP
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Debian
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) SEO
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) DSDM
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) E-business
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) XPath
7 1 (4.76%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Open Text
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Akamai
4 1 (4.76%) Alterian
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat