The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Web Developer
Rank 588 589 548
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 40 56 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 73
Median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £374 £356
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +5.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50

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
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Senior Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Web Developer in the job title.

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 2 December 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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 34 £418 +4.37% 28
London -3 28 £425 +0.89% 11
City of London 0 12 £418 -16.50% 3
Scotland +17 3 £360 +27.43% 2
South Wales +13 3 £363 +126.56%
North West +9 3 £375 +25.00% 2
Glasgow +5 3 £360 -
Wales +1 3 £363 +126.56%
Manchester - 3 £375 - 2
Cardiff - 3 £363 -
Cambridge +8 1 - -
East of England +7 1 - - 4
South West +5 1 £350 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - - 2
West Midlands -21 1 - - 6
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Senior Web Developer in the job title.

1 98 (81.67%) Web Development
2 87 (72.50%) HTML
3 83 (69.17%) JavaScript
4 82 (68.33%) CSS
5 54 (45.00%) AngularJS
6 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (38.33%) HTML5
8 43 (35.83%) CSS3
9 42 (35.00%) jQuery
10 34 (28.33%) Sass
11 30 (25.00%) Finance
11 30 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 27 (22.50%) .NET
13 25 (20.83%) PHP
14 23 (19.17%) OO
14 23 (19.17%) Web Services
15 22 (18.33%) Banking
16 21 (17.50%) C#
17 20 (16.67%) TDD
17 20 (16.67%) User Experience
18 18 (15.00%) React
19 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET
20 16 (13.33%) MVC
20 16 (13.33%) Python
20 16 (13.33%) BDD
20 16 (13.33%) DevOps
21 15 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
22 14 (11.67%) OAuth2
22 14 (11.67%) Django
23 13 (10.83%) Drupal

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.83%) Drupal
1 13 (10.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) CMS
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.67%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.83%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) nginx
5 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.83%) Perch
5 1 (0.83%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.67%) GIMP
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) GitHub
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) HTTP
1 3 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Extranet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.83%) MySQL
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.17%) gulp
3 9 (7.50%) Grunt
4 7 (5.83%) Bower
4 7 (5.83%) NuGet
5 6 (5.00%) JIRA
6 4 (3.33%) Babel
6 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.33%) Subversion
7 3 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.50%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.50%) Selenium
7 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.50%) YouTrack
8 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.67%) Mocha
8 2 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.67%) webpack
9 1 (0.83%) Ant
General
1 30 (25.00%) Finance
2 22 (18.33%) Banking
3 12 (10.00%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Front Office
5 5 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.50%) Publishing
6 3 (2.50%) Retail
7 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (72.50%) HTML
2 82 (68.33%) CSS
3 54 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 46 (38.33%) HTML5
5 43 (35.83%) CSS3
6 42 (35.00%) jQuery
7 34 (28.33%) Sass
8 27 (22.50%) .NET
9 23 (19.17%) Web Services
10 18 (15.00%) React
11 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET
12 14 (11.67%) Django
12 14 (11.67%) OAuth2
13 13 (10.83%) Ember.js
13 13 (10.83%) Flask
14 12 (10.00%) RESTful
15 11 (9.17%) LESS
16 10 (8.33%) REST
16 10 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) User Experience
2 12 (10.00%) Social Media
3 10 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.67%) W3C
6 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Linux
1 3 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (81.67%) Web Development
2 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.17%) OO
4 20 (16.67%) TDD
5 16 (13.33%) BDD
5 16 (13.33%) DevOps
5 16 (13.33%) MVC
6 13 (10.83%) API Integration
6 13 (10.83%) Front End Development
7 12 (10.00%) Open Source
8 11 (9.17%) OOP
9 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.83%) Scrum
9 7 (5.83%) Web Operations
10 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 3 (2.50%) Mobile First
13 3 (2.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 83 (69.17%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.83%) PHP
3 21 (17.50%) C#
4 16 (13.33%) Python
5 13 (10.83%) Java
6 10 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (1.67%) ES6
7 2 (1.67%) Scala
7 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.83%) JSX
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCTS
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.50%) Zend
3 2 (1.67%) Facebook
3 2 (1.67%) Google
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe
4 1 (0.83%) Brightcove
4 1 (0.83%) Telerik
4 1 (0.83%) VMware