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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 69 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 8 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.97% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.19% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 16
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
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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
906 778 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.24% 90.15% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 388 419
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £221 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 44 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) CMS
5 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 9 (40.91%) HTML5
6 9 (40.91%) CSS3
7 8 (36.36%) MSTest
7 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 8 (36.36%) C#
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 8 (36.36%) NUnit
7 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Selenium
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (27.27%) Node.js
9 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (27.27%) Content Management
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 4 (18.18%) Subversion
11 4 (18.18%) MVC

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) Drupal
4 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) NUnit
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
1 8 (36.36%) MSTest
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) HTML
1 16 (72.73%) CSS
2 15 (68.18%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) HTML5
4 9 (40.91%) CSS3
5 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (18.18%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) JSON
10 3 (13.64%) Sass
11 2 (9.09%) Web Services
12 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
12 1 (4.55%) JSP
12 1 (4.55%) REST
12 1 (4.55%) RESTful
12 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Content Management
4 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSD
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Google