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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Web Developer
Rank 552 560 506
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 45 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.061% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.066% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 27
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£395 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £309 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £462 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £338 £306
% change year-on-year
+31.48% +10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
50851 50122 43739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31571 31079 25153
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2044 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 2015.

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 21 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 28 May 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
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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 -2 43 £400 +4.57% 51
London +31 30 £390 -5.45% 21
City of London +19 10 £433 - 4
South East -10 9 £475 +52.00% 12
Feltham - 5 £390 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £475 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £475 -
Worthing - 3 £450 -
South West +11 1 - -
Bristol +3 1 - -
Manchester -4 1 £415 +27.69% 6
Glasgow -5 1 - -
Scotland -6 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 £335 - 3
North West -11 1 £415 +27.69% 8
West Yorkshire -13 1 - -
Leeds -15 1 - -
Yorkshire -19 1 - -
Wales - 1 £345 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £335 -

Senior Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 80 (80.00%) HTML
2 79 (79.00%) JavaScript
3 63 (63.00%) CSS
4 58 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (55.00%) HTML5
6 39 (39.00%) TDD
6 39 (39.00%) C#
7 38 (38.00%) .NET
8 37 (37.00%) AngularJS
9 34 (34.00%) CSS3
10 31 (31.00%) jQuery
11 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET
12 27 (27.00%) SQL
13 26 (26.00%) MVC
14 22 (22.00%) Node.js
15 21 (21.00%) Web Services
16 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (19.00%) User Experience
18 18 (18.00%) Web Development
19 17 (17.00%) Scrum
19 17 (17.00%) XML
19 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
19 17 (17.00%) Grunt
20 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
21 15 (15.00%) Finance
21 15 (15.00%) PHP
21 15 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
22 14 (14.00%) OO
23 13 (13.00%) .NET Framework
23 13 (13.00%) HTTP

Senior Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (22.00%) Node.js
2 9 (9.00%) Drupal
3 4 (4.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.00%) WordPress
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.00%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.00%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.00%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Grunt
2 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.00%) Jasmine
5 8 (8.00%) Subversion
6 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.00%) NUnit
8 5 (5.00%) Mocha
9 4 (4.00%) MSTest
9 4 (4.00%) Fiddler
9 4 (4.00%) QUnit
9 4 (4.00%) Bower
9 4 (4.00%) webpack
10 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (3.00%) Hudson
10 3 (3.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (3.00%) Moq
11 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
2 6 (6.00%) Legal
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Front Office
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.00%) HTML
2 63 (63.00%) CSS
3 55 (55.00%) HTML5
4 38 (38.00%) .NET
5 37 (37.00%) AngularJS
6 34 (34.00%) CSS3
7 31 (31.00%) jQuery
8 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET
9 21 (21.00%) Web Services
10 17 (17.00%) XML
11 13 (13.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.00%) Sass
12 12 (12.00%) Backbone.js
13 11 (11.00%) RESTful
13 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (9.00%) React
15 8 (8.00%) Entity Framework
15 8 (8.00%) WCF
15 8 (8.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) User Experience
2 7 (7.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.00%) Social Media
4 4 (4.00%) Blog
4 4 (4.00%) Derivative
4 4 (4.00%) BBC
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.00%) W3C
6 2 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Android
3 3 (3.00%) MVS
4 2 (2.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) TDD
3 26 (26.00%) MVC
4 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.00%) Web Development
6 17 (17.00%) Scrum
7 15 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (14.00%) OO
9 12 (12.00%) BDD
10 11 (11.00%) Web Design
11 10 (10.00%) Content Management
12 9 (9.00%) Pair Programming
13 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
14 7 (7.00%) SOA
15 4 (4.00%) Web Application Development
15 4 (4.00%) DevOps
15 4 (4.00%) Dependency Management
15 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
16 3 (3.00%) OOP
16 3 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (79.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (39.00%) C#
3 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 15 (15.00%) PHP
5 12 (12.00%) Java
6 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (3.00%) Groovy
8 3 (3.00%) Scala
9 2 (2.00%) Go
9 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.00%) Python
10 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (3.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) Telerik
3 1 (1.00%) FatWire
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe
3 1 (1.00%) Zend
3 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
London
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Rate: From £340 to £400 per day Dependent on experience
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago