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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 57 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 11 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 1.52% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.70% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £345 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% -20.90%
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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
791 881 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.98% 89.08% 91.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 437 316
Average daily rate £400 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 45
Average hourly rate £19.75 £16.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £175.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 12 (60.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
8 6 (30.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 6 (30.00%) Subversion
8 6 (30.00%) MySQL
8 6 (30.00%) PHP
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) Internet
10 4 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (15.00%) WCF

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) CSS3
6 6 (30.00%) Ajax
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.00%) WCF
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP
9 2 (10.00%) LAMP
9 2 (10.00%) WF
9 2 (10.00%) JSON
9 2 (10.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) SEO
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Zend
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Alterian
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