The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 138 158 109
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 125 85 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 0.95% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.03% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 59
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£300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
Web Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8669 8213 7418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.83% 91.88% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4887 4545 3774
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 435 580
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
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 the South East

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 32 £325 +8.33% 11
Buckinghamshire +19 28 £288 -9.44% 8
Surrey +11 25 £296 -22.03% 9
Oxfordshire -15 12 £400 +33.33% 18
Hampshire -8 10 £275 -8.33% 20
East Sussex -24 7 £165 -36.53% 8
West Sussex - 7 £450 - 5
Kent +2 2 £210 -23.63% 5
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 189 (73.54%) HTML
2 178 (69.26%) CSS
3 176 (68.48%) JavaScript
4 114 (44.36%) jQuery
5 100 (38.91%) .NET
6 94 (36.58%) MVC
7 91 (35.41%) C#
8 88 (34.24%) ASP.NET
9 81 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (28.02%) HTML5
11 61 (23.74%) PHP
12 57 (22.18%) CSS3
13 53 (20.62%) SQL
13 53 (20.62%) Web Development
14 50 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 47 (18.29%) Web Services
16 45 (17.51%) CMS
17 44 (17.12%) OO
17 44 (17.12%) AngularJS
18 43 (16.73%) XML
19 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
20 28 (10.89%) WCF
21 27 (10.51%) .NET Framework
21 27 (10.51%) Scrum
22 25 (9.73%) Content Management
22 25 (9.73%) Ajax
22 25 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 24 (9.34%) Unit Testing
23 24 (9.34%) MySQL
23 24 (9.34%) Java

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 45 (17.51%) CMS
2 14 (5.45%) Drupal
3 10 (3.89%) WordPress
4 9 (3.50%) IIS
5 8 (3.11%) Node.js
6 7 (2.72%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.95%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (1.95%) Kentico
8 3 (1.17%) Sitefinity
8 3 (1.17%) Orchard CMS
8 3 (1.17%) Liferay
8 3 (1.17%) Apache
8 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.78%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.39%) MODX
10 1 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (4.28%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) Tridion
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Heroku
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.67%) Internet
2 11 (4.28%) Network Security
3 5 (1.95%) HTTP
3 5 (1.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) MVNO
5 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.34%) MySQL
3 13 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.72%) MarkLogic
5 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.72%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (8.95%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.78%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.84%) Selenium
4 15 (5.84%) Subversion
5 14 (5.45%) JUnit
6 11 (4.28%) NUnit
7 10 (3.89%) Maven
8 9 (3.50%) MSTest
9 8 (3.11%) Grunt
10 5 (1.95%) Ant
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.17%) Moq
13 2 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.78%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.78%) Xcode
13 2 (0.78%) Hudson
13 2 (0.78%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (7.39%) Finance
2 18 (7.00%) Marketing
3 11 (4.28%) Publishing
4 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.11%) Games
5 8 (3.11%) Legal
6 4 (1.56%) Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
7 3 (1.17%) Electronics
8 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (73.54%) HTML
2 178 (69.26%) CSS
3 114 (44.36%) jQuery
4 100 (38.91%) .NET
5 88 (34.24%) ASP.NET
6 72 (28.02%) HTML5
7 57 (22.18%) CSS3
8 50 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (18.29%) Web Services
10 44 (17.12%) AngularJS
11 43 (16.73%) XML
12 28 (10.89%) WCF
13 27 (10.51%) .NET Framework
14 25 (9.73%) Ajax
14 25 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (8.56%) REST
15 22 (8.56%) XSLT
16 18 (7.00%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (6.23%) LINQ
18 15 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) User Experience
2 11 (4.28%) Raspberry Pi
3 9 (3.50%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.33%) W3C
6 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.56%) Social Media
8 3 (1.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.78%) iPad
9 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.78%) iPhone
9 2 (0.78%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.78%) DTV
9 2 (0.78%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) EPoS
10 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.39%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.34%) Linux
2 13 (5.06%) Windows
3 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.17%) MVS
4 3 (1.17%) Android
5 2 (0.78%) UNIX
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (36.58%) MVC
2 81 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (20.62%) Web Development
4 44 (17.12%) OO
5 27 (10.51%) Scrum
6 25 (9.73%) Content Management
7 24 (9.34%) Unit Testing
8 21 (8.17%) TDD
9 19 (7.39%) Web Design
10 15 (5.84%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (4.67%) OOP
12 11 (4.28%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (4.28%) Cyber Security
13 10 (3.89%) Content Analysis
14 9 (3.50%) Automated Testing
15 8 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.11%) Open Source
16 7 (2.72%) Web Application Development
16 7 (2.72%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 176 (68.48%) JavaScript
2 91 (35.41%) C#
3 61 (23.74%) PHP
4 53 (20.62%) SQL
5 24 (9.34%) Python
5 24 (9.34%) Java
6 15 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.28%) Perl
8 7 (2.72%) XQuery
8 7 (2.72%) Ruby
9 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.56%) Scala
10 3 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.78%) VBA
11 2 (0.78%) PHP5
11 2 (0.78%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.39%) Rust
12 1 (0.39%) Groovy
12 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.72%) Degree
3 3 (1.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.67%) QA
2 7 (2.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 14 (5.45%) Apple
2 13 (5.06%) Oracle
3 11 (4.28%) Cisco
4 9 (3.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.33%) Adobe
5 6 (2.33%) HP
5 6 (2.33%) Ektron
6 3 (1.17%) Sencha
6 3 (1.17%) Facebook
6 3 (1.17%) Zend
6 3 (1.17%) Telerik
7 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) EMC
8 1 (0.39%) Lotus
8 1 (0.39%) Atomikos
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