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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 3 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 578 553 526
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -27
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 18 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.068% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 27
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£401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £43.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.25 -

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
17149 16781 15323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.51% 31.52% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10583 10416 8997
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 670 662 661
Average hourly rate £18.88 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.67
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -0.76%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 June 2015.

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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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 -32 17 £413 +3.18% 7
London -5 6 £350 -1.40% 4
East of England -5 4 - -
Hertfordshire -10 4 - -
Watford -11 4 - -
South East -9 3 - - 2
North West -15 3 £413 +44.82%
Cheshire - 3 £413 -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £401 -

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web 2.0 also 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 that cited Web 2.0.

1 40 (85.11%) HTML
2 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) CSS
4 27 (57.45%) Ajax
5 25 (53.19%) XML
6 24 (51.06%) XHTML
7 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (48.94%) User Experience
8 22 (46.81%) XSLT
9 21 (44.68%) Content Management
9 21 (44.68%) jQuery
10 20 (42.55%) Web Services
11 18 (38.30%) .NET
11 18 (38.30%) Java
12 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
12 16 (34.04%) Intranet
12 16 (34.04%) Rapid Prototyping
13 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (31.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 15 (31.91%) Google
13 15 (31.91%) Web Development
13 15 (31.91%) W3C
13 15 (31.91%) Adobe
13 15 (31.91%) CMS
13 15 (31.91%) IIS
13 15 (31.91%) OOP
14 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
14 14 (29.79%) XSD
14 14 (29.79%) OpenText

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web 2.0 also 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 that cited Web 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (31.91%) IIS
1 15 (31.91%) CMS
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.64%) MQSeries
3 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Documentum
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Tridion
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Intranet
2 5 (10.64%) Internet
3 4 (8.51%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) SS7
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) NGN
4 1 (2.13%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.89%) DB2
2 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
1 14 (29.79%) Axure RP
2 8 (17.02%) Subversion
2 8 (17.02%) JUnit
2 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 6 (12.77%) Ant
5 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Log4j
6 3 (6.38%) Cactus
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (4.26%) JDeveloper
7 2 (4.26%) Toad
8 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (23.40%) Publishing
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) French Language
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) CMS Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.26%) UX Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.13%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Visual Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.13%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) HTML
2 28 (59.57%) CSS
3 27 (57.45%) Ajax
4 25 (53.19%) XML
5 24 (51.06%) XHTML
6 22 (46.81%) XSLT
7 21 (44.68%) jQuery
8 20 (42.55%) Web Services
9 18 (38.30%) .NET
10 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
11 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (29.79%) XSD
13 13 (27.66%) JSP
14 11 (23.40%) J2EE
15 9 (19.15%) Servlets
15 9 (19.15%) HTML5
15 9 (19.15%) CSS3
16 6 (12.77%) JSTL
17 5 (10.64%) Spring
17 5 (10.64%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) User Experience
2 15 (31.91%) W3C
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) RIA
5 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) UNIX
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
4 5 (10.64%) HPUX
5 2 (4.26%) Windows
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Content Management
3 16 (34.04%) Rapid Prototyping
4 15 (31.91%) Web Development
4 15 (31.91%) OOP
5 13 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
7 10 (21.28%) OO
8 9 (19.15%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (17.02%) UML
10 6 (12.77%) SOA
10 6 (12.77%) RAD
10 6 (12.77%) Web Design
10 6 (12.77%) TDD
11 5 (10.64%) SEO
11 5 (10.64%) SDLC
11 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (10.64%) Analytics
12 4 (8.51%) User Stories
12 4 (8.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 18 (38.30%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) XPath
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.51%) Groovy
5 4 (8.51%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) WCAG
1 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Adobe
1 15 (31.91%) Google
2 14 (29.79%) OpenText
2 14 (29.79%) RedDot
3 11 (23.40%) IBM
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 7 (14.89%) Capita
5 5 (10.64%) Blue Martini
5 5 (10.64%) ATG
5 5 (10.64%) Interwoven
5 5 (10.64%) Elastic Path
6 3 (6.38%) Perforce
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) webMethods
8 1 (2.13%) FatWire
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) Omniture