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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Web Developer
Rank 608 600 589
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 32 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.071% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.075% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 24
Median daily rate £481 £395 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.83% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £546 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £463 £325
% change year-on-year
- +42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 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 24 June 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 -9 30 £475 +20.25% 38
London -9 20 £525 +34.61% 10
City of London +38 8 £588 +43.29% 2
South East -2 4 £413 -13.15% 9
North West - 3 £463 - 4
Cheshire - 3 £463 -
West Sussex -15 2 £425 -5.55%
Gatwick - 2 £425 -
Chester - 2 £463 -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £425 -10.52%
South West +3 1 £350 - 4
Yorkshire -1 1 £488 - 2
West Yorkshire -1 1 £488 - 2
Leeds -4 1 £488 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 - 2
Bournemouth - 1 £350 -
High Wycombe - 1 £425 -
Warrington - 1 £500 -
Dorset - 1 £350 - 3
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 5

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 61 (91.04%) Web Development
2 52 (77.61%) JavaScript
3 45 (67.16%) HTML
4 42 (62.69%) CSS
5 33 (49.25%) AngularJS
6 28 (41.79%) HTML5
7 21 (31.34%) CSS3
7 21 (31.34%) MVC
8 20 (29.85%) .NET
9 19 (28.36%) Finance
9 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (26.87%) C#
11 16 (23.88%) PHP
11 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
11 16 (23.88%) Node.js
12 15 (22.39%) User Experience
12 15 (22.39%) jQuery
13 14 (20.90%) Java
14 12 (17.91%) Sass
14 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
15 10 (14.93%) TDD
15 10 (14.93%) React
16 9 (13.43%) Grunt
16 9 (13.43%) Python
17 8 (11.94%) CRM
17 8 (11.94%) Web Services
17 8 (11.94%) Scrum
17 8 (11.94%) Marketing
17 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
18 7 (10.45%) Ember.js

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 (10.45%) WordPress
2 4 (5.97%) CMS
3 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.48%) Mule
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.49%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.99%) GIMP
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Eloqua
2 3 (4.48%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.99%) Magento
3 2 (2.99%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
1 3 (4.48%) Redis
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) DocumentDB
2 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.49%) GIS
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Grunt
3 7 (10.45%) Bower
4 6 (8.96%) gulp
5 4 (5.97%) Subversion
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.99%) JIRA
7 2 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.99%) Moq
7 2 (2.99%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.49%) Mocha
8 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) HTML
2 42 (62.69%) CSS
3 33 (49.25%) AngularJS
4 28 (41.79%) HTML5
5 21 (31.34%) CSS3
6 20 (29.85%) .NET
7 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
7 16 (23.88%) Node.js
8 15 (22.39%) jQuery
9 12 (17.91%) Sass
10 10 (14.93%) React
11 8 (11.94%) Web Services
12 7 (10.45%) Ember.js
12 7 (10.45%) LESS
13 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (8.96%) RESTful
13 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (7.46%) LAMP
14 5 (7.46%) REST
15 4 (5.97%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Equities
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.99%) Animation
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Web Development
2 21 (31.34%) MVC
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) TDD
5 8 (11.94%) CRM
5 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
5 8 (11.94%) Scrum
6 6 (8.96%) Open Source
6 6 (8.96%) SEO
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.46%) Analytics
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.97%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) OO
8 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.48%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (4.48%) SMACSS
10 2 (2.99%) Line Management
10 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.99%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 16 (23.88%) PHP
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) Python
6 7 (10.45%) SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.48%) Clojure
7 3 (4.48%) Haskell
7 3 (4.48%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.99%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.99%) Go
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) ES6
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Siebel
2 3 (4.48%) Zend
3 2 (2.99%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
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