The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Web Developer
Rank 593 553 548
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 33 59 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 19
Average daily rate £425 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK.

Senior Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Senior Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK.

Senior Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
England -27 30 £450 +5.88% 48
London -15 18 £519 +19.25% 19
City of London +28 8 £513 +2.50% 2
South East +16 7 £345 -1.42% 11
East Sussex - 4 £345 - 1
Hastings - 4 £345 -
Berkshire +9 3 £388 +17.42% 1
North West -17 2 £313 +4.60% 4
Wiltshire - 2 £378 - 1
Reading - 2 £375 - 1
Swindon - 2 £378 -
South West - 2 £378 - 2
Glasgow +6 1 £300 +21.95% 2
East of England +2 1 £475 -3.06% 6
Scotland -8 1 £300 +20.00% 2
Manchester -16 1 £325 +8.78% 4
Bridgend - 1 £160 -
Cambridge - 1 £475 - 2
Ellesmere Port - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £475 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
South Wales - 1 £160 -
Wales - 1 £160 -

Senior Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Web Developer in their job title.

1 70 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 62 (65.96%) HTML
3 56 (59.57%) CSS
4 54 (57.45%) AngularJS
5 52 (55.32%) MVC
6 48 (51.06%) .NET
7 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (48.94%) C#
9 39 (41.49%) HTML5
10 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET
11 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (31.91%) jQuery
13 28 (29.79%) CSS3
14 27 (28.72%) RESTful
14 27 (28.72%) Web Services
15 26 (27.66%) Finance
15 26 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (23.40%) Node.js
17 20 (21.28%) SQL
18 19 (20.21%) TDD
19 18 (19.15%) Scrum
20 17 (18.09%) Web Development
20 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
21 16 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
21 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio
21 16 (17.02%) Java
22 15 (15.96%) Sass
23 13 (13.83%) .NET Framework
23 13 (13.83%) Ember.js
23 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.40%) Node.js
2 5 (5.32%) CMS
2 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) JBoss
3 2 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.13%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.13%) Drupal
3 2 (2.13%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.13%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.13%) Unica
3 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.13%) GitHub
5 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) MySQL
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.06%) GIS
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.57%) Grunt
4 9 (9.57%) Subversion
5 7 (7.45%) Jasmine
6 6 (6.38%) gulp
6 6 (6.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (6.38%) SpecFlow
7 5 (5.32%) NSubstitute
8 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.19%) Bower
9 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.19%) JIRA
9 3 (3.19%) NUnit
9 3 (3.19%) Selenium
10 2 (2.13%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.13%) Maven
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Banking
2 1 (1.06%) Games
2 1 (1.06%) Publishing
2 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (65.96%) HTML
2 56 (59.57%) CSS
3 54 (57.45%) AngularJS
4 48 (51.06%) .NET
5 39 (41.49%) HTML5
6 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET
7 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (31.91%) jQuery
9 28 (29.79%) CSS3
10 27 (28.72%) RESTful
10 27 (28.72%) Web Services
11 26 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (15.96%) Sass
13 13 (13.83%) .NET Framework
13 13 (13.83%) Ember.js
13 13 (13.83%) Entity Framework
14 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (12.77%) JSON
15 10 (10.64%) WCF
16 9 (9.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) User Experience
2 5 (5.32%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.26%) Equities
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) Animation
4 2 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.06%) Online Games
5 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.06%) VLE
5 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) MVC
2 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.21%) TDD
4 18 (19.15%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Web Development
6 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.64%) OO
7 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.32%) BDD
8 5 (5.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.26%) Coaching
9 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.19%) Analytics
10 3 (3.19%) Content Management
10 3 (3.19%) CRM
10 3 (3.19%) DevOps
10 3 (3.19%) Document Management
10 3 (3.19%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.19%) OOP
10 3 (3.19%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 46 (48.94%) C#
3 20 (21.28%) SQL
4 16 (17.02%) Java
5 11 (11.70%) PHP
6 9 (9.57%) Python
7 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.32%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.19%) Ruby
9 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.13%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.13%) ECMAScript
10 2 (2.13%) XPath
11 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Ansible
1 1 (1.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.06%) MOM
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Adobe
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) Zend
5 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.13%) Google
6 2 (2.13%) Siebel
7 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.06%) Telerik
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