The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development 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 Application Development
Rank 18 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.27% 2.78% 9.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.64% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £240 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.04% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Web Application Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 110 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.45% 76.39% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 68 83
Average daily rate £360 £308 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stafford - - - - 1
Uttoxeter - - - -
Web Application Development
West Midlands

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Web Application Development also 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 that cited Web Application Development.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) IIS
5 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) LAMP
5 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (58.33%) Taxonomies
5 7 (58.33%) Time Management
5 7 (58.33%) Blog
5 7 (58.33%) Drupal
5 7 (58.33%) PHP5
5 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (58.33%) Social Media
5 7 (58.33%) User Experience
5 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (33.33%) Subversion

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Web Application Development also 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 that cited Web Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) IIS
2 7 (58.33%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) LAMP
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Laravel
6 3 (25.00%) li3
7 1 (8.33%) JSP
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) JSF
7 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Taxonomies
1 7 (58.33%) Blog
1 7 (58.33%) Social Media
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) PHP5
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Sage