The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Web Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Web Engineer
Rank 630 609 614
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Engineer 10 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.029% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
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
50657 52124 51537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.73% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33063 32045 31829
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2084 2180
Median hourly rate £17.95 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.15% -3.03%

Senior Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Web Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Web Engineer within the UK.

Senior Web Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2016.

Senior Web Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Web Engineer within the UK.

Senior Web Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Top 9 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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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 +1 10 £475 -5.00% 2
London -3 7 £475 -5.00% 1
City of London +41 2 £450 -13.46%
Woking - 2 £425 -
South East - 2 £425 -
Surrey - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 1
Leeds - 1 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 1

Senior Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 May 2016, Senior Web Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) J2EE
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) Redis
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (25.00%) nginx
6 4 (25.00%) Web Operations
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Senior Web Engineer 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 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 4 (25.00%) nginx
3 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) Mule
5 2 (12.50%) JBoss
5 2 (12.50%) Jetty
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (6.25%) CMS
6 1 (6.25%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (6.25%) PowerExchange
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Redis
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) MarkLogic
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Bower
2 3 (18.75%) GitLab
2 3 (18.75%) Grunt
2 3 (18.75%) gulp
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Burp Suite
3 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 2 (12.50%) Mockito
3 2 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) TestNG
4 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Handlebars
3 3 (18.75%) Jade
3 3 (18.75%) LAMP
3 3 (18.75%) LESS
3 3 (18.75%) Mustache
3 3 (18.75%) OOCSS
3 3 (18.75%) Sass
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) Servlets
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blog
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Web Operations
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) SEO
4 3 (18.75%) SMACSS
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Clojure
3 3 (18.75%) Haskell
4 2 (12.50%) AWK
4 2 (12.50%) Korn
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) sed
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Opsview
3 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Axway
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Ektron
3 1 (6.25%) Genesys
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) StreamBase
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
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