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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 48 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 27 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.67% 1.07% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.22% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.93 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-48.40% -21.73%
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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
928 898 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.88% 87.44% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 448 259
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 47
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £175.00 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 25 (71.43%) HTML
3 24 (68.57%) jQuery
4 21 (60.00%) CSS
5 16 (45.71%) C#
5 16 (45.71%) .NET
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (34.29%) HTML5
7 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (31.43%) CSS3
8 11 (31.43%) MVC
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) CMS
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) PHP
10 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (17.14%) MSTest
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (17.14%) Ajax
11 6 (17.14%) Selenium
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.14%) NUnit
11 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) SQL
12 5 (14.29%) MySQL
12 5 (14.29%) Web Services
12 5 (14.29%) XML
12 5 (14.29%) Content Management

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (25.71%) CMS
2 5 (14.29%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MSTest
1 6 (17.14%) Selenium
1 6 (17.14%) NUnit
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Xcode
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) jQuery
3 21 (60.00%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) .NET
5 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (34.29%) HTML5
6 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
7 11 (31.43%) CSS3
8 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (17.14%) Ajax
10 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (11.43%) JSON
12 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.57%) LINQ
12 3 (8.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) iPad
1 2 (5.71%) iPhone
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Content Management
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) SEO
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) PHP
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Apple
1 3 (8.57%) Sencha
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Zend