The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 41 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 20 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.28% 1.08% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 1.12% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £311 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £17.86 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+86.17% -37.87%
Web Developer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 538 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.79% 97.29% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 399 392
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +8.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 16 £375 -3.22% 3
Newport - 1 £400 -
Web Developer
Wales

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 36 (97.30%) Web Development
2 35 (94.59%) jQuery
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
3 33 (89.19%) Unix
4 32 (86.49%) TDD
5 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (81.08%) Perl
6 29 (78.38%) CSS
6 29 (78.38%) Java
6 29 (78.38%) Selenium
6 29 (78.38%) Cucumber
7 28 (75.68%) OO
8 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
9 21 (56.76%) Legal
10 8 (21.62%) Disclosure Scotland
11 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.51%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (13.51%) OOP
13 4 (10.81%) XHTML
13 4 (10.81%) XML
13 4 (10.81%) HTML
13 4 (10.81%) Ajax
14 3 (8.11%) Content Development
14 3 (8.11%) Publishing
14 3 (8.11%) Workflow
15 2 (5.41%) Finance
15 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
15 2 (5.41%) CRM
16 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
16 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
1 1 (2.70%) Drupal
1 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) Cucumber
1 29 (78.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 21 (56.76%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) jQuery
2 29 (78.38%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) XHTML
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Web Development
2 32 (86.49%) TDD
3 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (75.68%) OO
5 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) OOP
7 3 (8.11%) Content Development
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) MVC
9 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 30 (81.08%) Perl
3 29 (78.38%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Sitecore