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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Web Developer
UK
Rank 564 600 571
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 37 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.070% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 38
Median daily rate £388 £405 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £321
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +10 32 £380 -6.17% 45
London +20 24 £385 -24.87% 9
Scotland +23 5 £400 +33.33% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £400 -
City of London -9 3 £363 -29.26% 3
East of England - 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 2
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
South West -2 2 £845 +116.66% 3
Cornwall - 2 £845 -
North West +19 1 £325 - 5
South East +13 1 £363 +5.07% 15
Glasgow +1 1 £325 +8.33%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £325 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £363 - 4
Sheffield - 1 - -
Redruth - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £325 -
Camborne - 1 £845 -

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 72 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 64 (80.00%) Web Development
3 62 (77.50%) HTML
4 57 (71.25%) CSS
5 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (51.25%) AngularJS
7 40 (50.00%) HTML5
8 31 (38.75%) CSS3
9 30 (37.50%) jQuery
10 29 (36.25%) Banking
11 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
12 20 (25.00%) React
13 19 (23.75%) Web Services
14 18 (22.50%) Finance
15 17 (21.25%) .NET
15 17 (21.25%) PHP
16 16 (20.00%) Java
17 15 (18.75%) Scrum
17 15 (18.75%) Node.js
17 15 (18.75%) Sass
18 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
18 14 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (17.50%) OO
19 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (13.75%) SQL
20 11 (13.75%) C#
21 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
21 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 10 (12.50%) Legal
21 10 (12.50%) JIRA

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 7 (8.75%) Drupal
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) WordPress
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
1 2 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.00%) Redis
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) HBase
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.50%) JIRA
4 8 (10.00%) Maven
4 8 (10.00%) Selenium
4 8 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.25%) Subversion
7 4 (5.00%) Ant
7 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.00%) Gradle
7 4 (5.00%) gulp
7 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.00%) JUnit
7 4 (5.00%) Mockito
7 4 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.00%) Spock
8 3 (3.75%) Babel
8 3 (3.75%) Grunt
8 3 (3.75%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 29 (36.25%) Banking
2 18 (22.50%) Finance
3 10 (12.50%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Electronics
5 3 (3.75%) Front Office
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Local Government
7 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (77.50%) HTML
2 57 (71.25%) CSS
3 41 (51.25%) AngularJS
4 40 (50.00%) HTML5
5 31 (38.75%) CSS3
6 30 (37.50%) jQuery
7 20 (25.00%) React
8 19 (23.75%) Web Services
9 17 (21.25%) .NET
10 15 (18.75%) Node.js
10 15 (18.75%) Sass
11 14 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 10 (12.50%) RESTful
13 9 (11.25%) Backbone.js
14 8 (10.00%) REST
15 7 (8.75%) Hibernate
15 7 (8.75%) JSON
16 6 (7.50%) SOAP
16 6 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (8.75%) Social Media
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.75%) W3C
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Web Development
2 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.75%) Scrum
4 14 (17.50%) OO
5 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.25%) API Integration
7 8 (10.00%) BDD
7 8 (10.00%) TDD
8 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.75%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.75%) MVC
9 6 (7.50%) OOP
9 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.25%) Workflow
11 4 (5.00%) Coaching
11 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
11 4 (5.00%) Service Design
11 4 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.25%) PHP
3 16 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) C#
4 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 9 (11.25%) ES6
6 5 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.00%) ECMAScript
7 4 (5.00%) Korn
7 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.00%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) FATCA
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Solace
4 2 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Brightcove
5 1 (1.25%) Telerik
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Zend
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