The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web 2.0
Rank 628 625 579
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 19 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.027% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.085% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 15
Median daily rate £470 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £305 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £419 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £85.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18125 17694 17778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.60% 31.70% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11788 10715 10842
Median daily rate £425 £418 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +4.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 694 769
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web 2.0
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -13 19 £470 +39.15% 6
London -12 14 £475 +72.72% 1
Essex +9 2 £400 -
East of England +3 2 £400 - 2
North West -4 2 - -
City of London - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
East Midlands +7 1 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Chessington - 1 - -

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Web 2.0.

1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 27 (77.14%) HTML
2 27 (77.14%) CSS
3 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
4 25 (71.43%) Ajax
5 22 (62.86%) SQL
5 22 (62.86%) J2EE
6 21 (60.00%) WebSphere
7 19 (54.29%) Web Development
7 19 (54.29%) OO
8 18 (51.43%) Web Services
8 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (48.57%) Struts
9 17 (48.57%) JSTL
10 16 (45.71%) RESTful
10 16 (45.71%) EJB
10 16 (45.71%) Flash
10 16 (45.71%) JNDI
11 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
11 15 (42.86%) Oracle
12 14 (40.00%) OOD
13 13 (37.14%) DB2
13 13 (37.14%) Migration
14 11 (31.43%) Project Management
15 10 (28.57%) ATG
15 10 (28.57%) RAD
15 10 (28.57%) hybris
15 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
16 9 (25.71%) SOA
16 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Application Server

Web 2.0
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 21 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (22.86%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.71%) CMS
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Converged Networks
1 5 (14.29%) Network Security
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) DB2
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Rational Application Developer
1 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) JUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) AccuRev
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
4 2 (5.71%) Gradle
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Architect
3 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Domain Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior WebSphere Architect
6 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Architect
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) CSS
1 27 (77.14%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) Ajax
3 22 (62.86%) J2EE
4 18 (51.43%) Web Services
5 17 (48.57%) JSTL
5 17 (48.57%) Struts
6 16 (45.71%) EJB
6 16 (45.71%) Flash
6 16 (45.71%) JNDI
6 16 (45.71%) RESTful
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (20.00%) XML
8 6 (17.14%) Middleware
9 5 (14.29%) .NET
9 5 (14.29%) HTML5
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (14.29%) LESS
9 5 (14.29%) Sass
9 5 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) FMCG
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (14.29%) AIX
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) OO
1 19 (54.29%) Web Development
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 14 (40.00%) OOD
5 13 (37.14%) Migration
6 11 (31.43%) Project Management
7 10 (28.57%) RAD
8 9 (25.71%) SOA
9 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
10 7 (20.00%) Presales
11 5 (14.29%) B2B
11 5 (14.29%) B2C
11 5 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) DevOps
11 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (14.29%) ERP
11 5 (14.29%) ITIL
11 5 (14.29%) SEO
11 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
3 22 (62.86%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) XPath
5 3 (8.57%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) IronPython
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CCNA
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
1 3 (8.57%) SCOM
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) ATG
2 10 (28.57%) hybris
3 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) CA
8 2 (5.71%) Demandware
8 2 (5.71%) FatWire
8 2 (5.71%) Omniture
8 2 (5.71%) Rally
9 1 (2.86%) Adobe