The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 112 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 24 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 1.39% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.46% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 30
Median daily rate £350 £330 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £435 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -33.33%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2644 3150 3223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.36% 95.17% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1708 1994 2079
Median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 225 180
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Wiltshire +14 9 £325 -15.58% 1
Gloucestershire +6 5 £370 +30.16% 4
Bristol -11 5 £350 +12.00% 8
Somerset +11 2 - - 1
Dorset +3 2 £388 +15.67% 9
Devon -2 1 - - 3
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 47 (95.92%) Web Development
2 39 (79.59%) HTML
3 28 (57.14%) CSS
4 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
5 19 (38.78%) .NET
6 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 13 (26.53%) C#
9 11 (22.45%) Java
9 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
10 10 (20.41%) jQuery
11 9 (18.37%) SQL
11 9 (18.37%) HTML5
11 9 (18.37%) CSS3
12 8 (16.33%) Web Services
13 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.29%) MVC
13 7 (14.29%) Finance
13 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
14 6 (12.24%) RESTful
14 6 (12.24%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
14 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
14 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
14 6 (12.24%) JSON
14 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
14 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
14 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.24%) N-Tier
14 6 (12.24%) Photoshop

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (10.20%) WordPress
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) OpenROAD
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.08%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Intranet
2 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) Ingres
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Bower
2 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.04%) JUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) HTML
2 28 (57.14%) CSS
3 19 (38.78%) .NET
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
5 10 (20.41%) jQuery
6 9 (18.37%) CSS3
6 9 (18.37%) HTML5
7 8 (16.33%) Web Services
8 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.24%) JSON
8 6 (12.24%) RESTful
9 4 (8.16%) Ajax
9 4 (8.16%) Spring
10 3 (6.12%) XML
11 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.08%) JDBC
11 2 (4.08%) RequireJS
11 2 (4.08%) REST
11 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Web Development
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
5 6 (12.24%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.16%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) Information Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) OOP
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Web Design
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (4.08%) Pay per click
8 2 (4.08%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.08%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Wireframes
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.53%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) Java
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.12%) VB
6 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.12%) VBA
6 3 (6.12%) VBScript
7 2 (4.08%) ECMAScript
7 2 (4.08%) ES6
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 14001
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe
2 1 (2.04%) ESRI
2 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Sitecore