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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Web Developer
Rank 570 556 514
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 43 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.068% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.073% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 30
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£390 £379 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £309 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £325 £346
% change year-on-year
+31.15% -6.00%
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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 24 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 3 July 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 -20 42 £390 +1.96% 54
London -3 27 £390 -10.85% 20
South East -7 10 £450 +28.57% 15
City of London -3 8 £410 -39.25% 5
Feltham - 5 £390 -
West Sussex - 4 £450 - 1
Worthing - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £475 - 2
West Midlands -3 2 £335 +3.07% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £475 - 1
Berkshire +14 1 £375 +7.14%
Coventry +7 1 - -
Bristol 0 1 - - 1
Manchester -7 1 £415 +27.69% 3
South West -8 1 - - 3
North West -15 1 £415 +27.69% 5
West Yorkshire -19 1 - -
Yorkshire -20 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -23 1 - - 3
Leeds -25 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £335 -
Hampshire - 1 £320 - 4
Wales - 1 £345 -

Senior Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 71 (82.56%) HTML
2 66 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 59 (68.60%) CSS
4 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (54.65%) HTML5
6 36 (41.86%) TDD
7 34 (39.53%) C#
7 34 (39.53%) jQuery
8 33 (38.37%) .NET
9 32 (37.21%) AngularJS
10 29 (33.72%) CSS3
11 25 (29.07%) MVC
12 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
13 21 (24.42%) SQL
14 20 (23.26%) Web Development
15 19 (22.09%) Scrum
16 18 (20.93%) Web Services
17 16 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (17.44%) Node.js
18 15 (17.44%) XML
18 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
19 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
20 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (15.12%) PHP
21 12 (13.95%) Java
21 12 (13.95%) Backbone.js
22 11 (12.79%) Grunt
22 11 (12.79%) User Experience
22 11 (12.79%) BDD
22 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS

Senior Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (17.44%) Node.js
2 8 (9.30%) Drupal
3 6 (6.98%) CMS
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.33%) SAS
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.16%) WordPress
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) SSL
2 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.16%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) Grunt
3 9 (10.47%) gulp
4 8 (9.30%) Jasmine
4 8 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.98%) Subversion
6 5 (5.81%) Mocha
7 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.65%) QUnit
7 4 (4.65%) Bower
7 4 (4.65%) webpack
8 3 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.33%) Gradle
9 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.33%) Moq
9 2 (2.33%) NUnit
9 2 (2.33%) Maven
9 2 (2.33%) JIRA
9 2 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Legal
2 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (82.56%) HTML
2 59 (68.60%) CSS
3 47 (54.65%) HTML5
4 34 (39.53%) jQuery
5 33 (38.37%) .NET
6 32 (37.21%) AngularJS
7 29 (33.72%) CSS3
8 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
9 18 (20.93%) Web Services
10 15 (17.44%) XML
11 12 (13.95%) Backbone.js
12 10 (11.63%) Sass
12 10 (11.63%) React
12 10 (11.63%) RESTful
12 10 (11.63%) JSON
13 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
13 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (8.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (8.14%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.81%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.65%) Social Media
4 4 (4.65%) BBC
4 4 (4.65%) Derivative
5 2 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.33%) W3C
6 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) MVS
3 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) TDD
3 25 (29.07%) MVC
4 20 (23.26%) Web Development
5 19 (22.09%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.79%) BDD
8 11 (12.79%) OO
9 10 (11.63%) Web Design
10 9 (10.47%) Content Management
11 7 (8.14%) Pair Programming
11 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.98%) SOA
13 4 (4.65%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.65%) Dependency Management
14 3 (3.49%) User Stories
14 3 (3.49%) MVVM
14 3 (3.49%) OOP
14 3 (3.49%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 66 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 34 (39.53%) C#
3 21 (24.42%) SQL
4 13 (15.12%) PHP
5 12 (13.95%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) Scala
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Groovy
7 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.16%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.16%) Go
8 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCTS
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) FatWire
4 1 (1.16%) Telerik
4 1 (1.16%) Zend
4 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
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