The first table below looks at the demand for Web 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 Development over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 19 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Development 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.38% 4.08% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 6.67% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £325 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £35.00 £25.38
% change year-on-year
-38.41% +37.93%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 60 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 65.69% 61.22% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 33 61
Average daily rate £320 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.65 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.86% -31.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £15.31 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £21.29 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Web Development
West Midlands

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Web 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 Development within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 5 £325 +8.33% 4
Stafford - 1 £340 -
Tamworth - - - - 2
Burntwood - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - - 2
Web Development
West Midlands

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Web 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 Development.

1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Web 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 1 (12.50%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google