The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 126 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 18 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 1.60% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.73% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 26
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £435 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.07 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% -17.85%
Web Developer
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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
2898 2666 1946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.03% 92.92% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1848 1751 1167
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 162 129
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £17.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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
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 7 July 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
Bristol -4 8 £288 -21.76% 10
Devon -10 5 £388 +3.33%
Gloucestershire -3 3 £315 +48.23% 2
Wiltshire -5 1 - - 1
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 53 (85.48%) HTML
1 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 50 (80.65%) CSS
3 38 (61.29%) .NET
4 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 29 (46.77%) C#
6 25 (40.32%) MVC
6 25 (40.32%) jQuery
7 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
8 21 (33.87%) HTML5
9 19 (30.65%) CSS3
10 17 (27.42%) SQL
11 16 (25.81%) CMS
11 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (24.19%) Content Management
13 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (22.58%) Web Development
14 13 (20.97%) Web Services
14 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
16 11 (17.74%) Sass
17 10 (16.13%) Ajax
18 9 (14.52%) XML
18 9 (14.52%) MySQL
19 8 (12.90%) Java
19 8 (12.90%) SOAP
19 8 (12.90%) Windows
19 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
19 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
19 8 (12.90%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 16 (25.81%) CMS
2 7 (11.29%) Umbraco
3 6 (9.68%) IIS
4 5 (8.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (8.06%) Drupal
5 4 (6.45%) Node.js
6 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.23%) WordPress
7 2 (3.23%) LiveLink
7 2 (3.23%) Liferay
8 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Summit
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.45%) Couchbase
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) NUnit
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) MSTest
2 4 (6.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
1 4 (6.45%) Publishing
1 4 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (85.48%) HTML
2 50 (80.65%) CSS
3 38 (61.29%) .NET
4 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 25 (40.32%) jQuery
6 21 (33.87%) HTML5
7 19 (30.65%) CSS3
8 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (20.97%) Web Services
10 11 (17.74%) Sass
11 10 (16.13%) Ajax
12 9 (14.52%) XML
13 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
13 8 (12.90%) SOAP
13 8 (12.90%) REST
14 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
17 4 (6.45%) Express
17 4 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) W3C
3 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.61%) Photography
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Social Network
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Android
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) MVC
2 15 (24.19%) Content Management
3 14 (22.58%) Web Development
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.68%) TDD
6 6 (9.68%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) SOA
7 4 (6.45%) Open Source
7 4 (6.45%) CQRS
7 4 (6.45%) BDD
7 4 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (6.45%) Mobile First
8 3 (4.84%) SDLC
8 3 (4.84%) Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) Web Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.84%) OO
8 3 (4.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.77%) C#
3 17 (27.42%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.84%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) XQuery
7 3 (4.84%) XPath
8 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.61%) VBScript
9 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) MCSD
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.45%) Appcelerator
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe
5 2 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.61%) webMethods
6 1 (1.61%) Facebook
6 1 (1.61%) Twitter
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) SAP