The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 43 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.03% 0.37% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.39% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£275 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 - £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% -20.90%
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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
318 258 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.17% 95.20% 91.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 174 81
Average daily rate £360 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £198 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 37
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £40.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) CSS3
5 5 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) TeamSite
5 5 (50.00%) SEO
5 5 (50.00%) CMS
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) Content Management
6 4 (40.00%) Marketing
6 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (30.00%) Sass
7 3 (30.00%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (30.00%) Semantic HTML
7 3 (30.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (30.00%) Appcelerator
7 3 (30.00%) Facebook
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) YUI
7 3 (30.00%) PHP5

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (50.00%) TeamSite
1 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WordPress
3 2 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) Semantic HTML
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) YUI
5 3 (30.00%) CakePHP
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) LAMP
5 3 (30.00%) SVG
5 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) Struts
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SEO
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) PHP5
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
1 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) WCAG
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Appcelerator
1 3 (30.00%) Facebook
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore