The first table below looks at the demand for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 95 71 95
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 48 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 2.05% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.18% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £286 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.53% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £288 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +21.49%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2835 2016 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.10% 93.90% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1255 1699
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 135 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Developer
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Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Devon -4 12 £375 -11.76% 5
Bristol -14 12 £300 +41.17% 6
Wiltshire -12 11 £325 -6.94% 6
Somerset -24 6 £294 +10.84% 7
Gloucestershire -11 3 £213 +6.25% 1
Cornwall - - - -
Dorset - - - - 12
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 83 (65.87%) CSS
2 82 (65.08%) HTML
3 78 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 60 (47.62%) jQuery
5 54 (42.86%) PHP
6 47 (37.30%) HTML5
7 43 (34.13%) .NET
8 39 (30.95%) CSS3
9 37 (29.37%) MVC
10 35 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 33 (26.19%) C#
12 32 (25.40%) MySQL
13 31 (24.60%) Zend
14 25 (19.84%) Drupal
15 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (16.67%) SQL
16 18 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
16 18 (14.29%) Symfony
17 16 (12.70%) CMS
18 15 (11.90%) Web Development
18 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
19 14 (11.11%) Jenkins
20 13 (10.32%) XML
20 13 (10.32%) Ajax
21 12 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
23 10 (7.94%) Linux
23 10 (7.94%) TDD
23 10 (7.94%) Digital Media
23 10 (7.94%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 25 (19.84%) Drupal
2 16 (12.70%) CMS
3 9 (7.14%) Node.js
4 7 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.97%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.38%) IIS
7 2 (1.59%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.79%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.79%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.79%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Kentico
8 1 (0.79%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.79%) WordPress
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Summit
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Trello
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) Internet
2 4 (3.17%) Extranet
2 4 (3.17%) Intranet
2 4 (3.17%) LDAP
3 3 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) MySQL
2 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.56%) Subversion
3 6 (4.76%) Maven
3 6 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.76%) Ant
4 5 (3.97%) Selenium
5 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.17%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.38%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.59%) NUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Grunt
7 2 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.59%) PhoneGap
7 2 (1.59%) NuGet
7 2 (1.59%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.79%) Mockito
8 1 (0.79%) JUnit
8 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 6 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Publishing
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (65.87%) CSS
2 82 (65.08%) HTML
3 60 (47.62%) jQuery
4 47 (37.30%) HTML5
5 43 (34.13%) .NET
6 39 (30.95%) CSS3
7 35 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 18 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 18 (14.29%) Symfony
9 13 (10.32%) XML
9 13 (10.32%) Ajax
10 12 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 9 (7.14%) Zend Framework
13 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (6.35%) Sass
13 8 (6.35%) LESS
13 8 (6.35%) LAMP
13 8 (6.35%) Spring
14 7 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Digital Media
2 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Open Source
4 4 (3.17%) W3C
4 4 (3.17%) RIA
5 3 (2.38%) iPad
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.59%) iPhone
6 2 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Linux
2 4 (3.17%) UNIX
3 2 (1.59%) Android
3 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) MVC
2 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.90%) Web Development
4 10 (7.94%) TDD
5 9 (7.14%) Content Management
5 9 (7.14%) OOP
6 8 (6.35%) OO
7 7 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (3.97%) UML
9 4 (3.17%) Scrum
9 4 (3.17%) Web Design
9 4 (3.17%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.17%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.17%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.38%) SEO
11 2 (1.59%) B2B
11 2 (1.59%) Automated Testing
11 2 (1.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 78 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 54 (42.86%) PHP
3 33 (26.19%) C#
4 21 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.76%) PHP5
6 5 (3.97%) Java
7 2 (1.59%) VB
7 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) Degree
2 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) WAI
2 3 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.38%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (24.60%) Zend
2 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.76%) Oracle
5 5 (3.97%) Adobe
6 3 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
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