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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 134 151 109
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 135 87 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 0.98% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.08% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 60
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£300 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 15
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+27.51% -27.41%
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
8976 8090 6997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.58% 91.36% 91.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 4261 3314
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 467 595
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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 February 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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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 +12 32 £275 -8.33% 14
Surrey +8 24 £355 -13.41% 13
Buckinghamshire +4 24 £300 -25.00% 12
Hampshire -12 20 £350 +9.80% 17
Oxfordshire -5 15 £180 -32.07% 19
East Sussex 0 9 £190 -5.00% 8
West Sussex - 9 £300 - 2
Kent -11 2 £125 - 7
Middlesex - 1 £430 -
Isle of Wight - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 181 (76.37%) JavaScript
2 179 (75.53%) HTML
3 168 (70.89%) CSS
4 114 (48.10%) jQuery
5 92 (38.82%) MVC
6 83 (35.02%) C#
7 82 (34.60%) .NET
8 80 (33.76%) HTML5
9 68 (28.69%) ASP.NET
10 67 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (26.58%) PHP
12 62 (26.16%) CSS3
13 50 (21.10%) SQL Server
14 45 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 42 (17.72%) SQL
16 41 (17.30%) XML
17 37 (15.61%) Ajax
17 37 (15.61%) Web Development
17 37 (15.61%) OO
17 37 (15.61%) CMS
18 36 (15.19%) AngularJS
19 34 (14.35%) Linux
20 33 (13.92%) Web Services
21 31 (13.08%) WCF
22 24 (10.13%) Java
23 23 (9.70%) Content Management
23 23 (9.70%) .NET Framework
24 22 (9.28%) Git (software)
24 22 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
25 21 (8.86%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (15.61%) CMS
2 13 (5.49%) Drupal
3 8 (3.38%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.38%) WordPress
3 8 (3.38%) TeamSite
4 7 (2.95%) Apache
5 6 (2.53%) Node.js
6 5 (2.11%) Liferay
6 5 (2.11%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (1.69%) IIS
7 4 (1.69%) Sitefinity
7 4 (1.69%) Kentico
7 4 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.27%) Orchard CMS
8 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.42%) MODX
Applications
1 10 (4.22%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (3.38%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.27%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.84%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Magento
2 4 (1.69%) Tridion
3 3 (1.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.22%) Network Security
2 5 (2.11%) Intranet
2 5 (2.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) SSH
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) MVNO
3 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.02%) MySQL
3 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 22 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.17%) Subversion
3 14 (5.91%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.22%) Maven
4 10 (4.22%) Selenium
5 7 (2.95%) JUnit
6 6 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.11%) Ant
8 4 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (1.69%) NUnit
8 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.69%) Moq
8 4 (1.69%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.69%) CMake
8 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.27%) Hudson
9 3 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (1.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (8.02%) Marketing
2 18 (7.59%) Finance
3 6 (2.53%) Games
4 5 (2.11%) Publishing
4 5 (2.11%) Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Electronics
6 2 (0.84%) Retail
6 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (75.53%) HTML
2 168 (70.89%) CSS
3 114 (48.10%) jQuery
4 82 (34.60%) .NET
5 80 (33.76%) HTML5
6 68 (28.69%) ASP.NET
7 62 (26.16%) CSS3
8 45 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (17.30%) XML
10 37 (15.61%) Ajax
11 36 (15.19%) AngularJS
12 33 (13.92%) Web Services
13 31 (13.08%) WCF
14 23 (9.70%) .NET Framework
15 21 (8.86%) XSLT
15 21 (8.86%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (8.02%) LINQ
17 18 (7.59%) REST
18 15 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.44%) User Experience
2 11 (4.64%) Open Source
3 10 (4.22%) W3C
3 10 (4.22%) Raspberry Pi
4 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.69%) GIS
6 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.69%) Social Media
7 3 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.27%) Animation
7 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.84%) EPoS
8 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.84%) iPhone
8 2 (0.84%) iPad
9 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.35%) Linux
2 14 (5.91%) Windows
3 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.69%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.27%) Android
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.84%) Debian
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.82%) MVC
2 67 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (15.61%) Web Development
3 37 (15.61%) OO
4 23 (9.70%) Content Management
5 22 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (8.86%) TDD
7 19 (8.02%) Scrum
8 17 (7.17%) Web Design
8 17 (7.17%) Unit Testing
8 17 (7.17%) E-Commerce
9 16 (6.75%) OOP
10 12 (5.06%) SEO
11 10 (4.22%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (4.22%) Cyber Security
12 9 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.38%) Analytics
14 7 (2.95%) System Testing
15 6 (2.53%) Software Engineering
15 6 (2.53%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 181 (76.37%) JavaScript
2 83 (35.02%) C#
3 63 (26.58%) PHP
4 42 (17.72%) SQL
5 24 (10.13%) Java
6 17 (7.17%) PHP5
7 15 (6.33%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.22%) Python
8 10 (4.22%) Perl
9 8 (3.38%) Ruby
9 8 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.95%) XPath
10 7 (2.95%) C
10 7 (2.95%) C++
11 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.27%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.84%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.42%) Groovy
14 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.95%) VCP4
3 6 (2.53%) Degree
4 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.42%) HNC
6 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.53%) WCAG
2 4 (1.69%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) WAI
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Varnish
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.49%) Apple
3 10 (4.22%) Oracle
3 10 (4.22%) Cisco
4 9 (3.80%) Adobe
5 6 (2.53%) HP
5 6 (2.53%) Ektron
5 6 (2.53%) Facebook
6 4 (1.69%) Telerik
6 4 (1.69%) Google
7 3 (1.27%) Zend
7 3 (1.27%) Sencha
7 3 (1.27%) Appcelerator
7 3 (1.27%) Siebel
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) EMC
9 1 (0.42%) Lotus
9 1 (0.42%) Atomikos
9 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
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