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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 541 500 465
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -35
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 42 53 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 42
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£295 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
15251 14775 13370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.89% 30.68% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9638 9110 7984
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 606 589 811
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.69 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Web 2.0
Top 30 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 30 January 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 -30 37 £329 -6.07% 8
South East +15 25 £254 -21.92% 3
Brighton - 18 £189 -
East Sussex - 18 £189 -
London -19 7 £440 +35.38% 4
Scotland -8 4 £262 +3.34% 1
Berkshire +5 3 £308 -25.00%
Slough - 3 £308 -
City of London +13 2 £433 -
East of England -2 2 £263 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey -5 1 £375 +66.66%
Manchester -13 1 £377 +7.71%
North West -24 1 £377 +7.71%
Hampshire - 1 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Luton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (85.37%) HTML
2 58 (70.73%) CSS
3 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
4 51 (62.20%) Ajax
5 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (48.78%) SQL
7 39 (47.56%) jQuery
8 37 (45.12%) .NET
8 37 (45.12%) XML
9 35 (42.68%) Web Services
10 34 (41.46%) XHTML
11 31 (37.80%) Java
11 31 (37.80%) User Experience
12 30 (36.59%) XSLT
13 27 (32.93%) CMS
14 26 (31.71%) Content Management
15 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
16 24 (29.27%) Adobe
16 24 (29.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 24 (29.27%) Axure RP
17 21 (25.61%) W3C
17 21 (25.61%) Intranet
18 20 (24.39%) Google
19 19 (23.17%) OOP
20 18 (21.95%) XSD
20 18 (21.95%) IIS
20 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
20 18 (21.95%) Open Text
20 18 (21.95%) RedDot
20 18 (21.95%) Web Development

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (32.93%) CMS
2 18 (21.95%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
5 4 (4.88%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.44%) TeamSite
6 2 (2.44%) Documentum
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Liferay
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) Intranet
2 8 (9.76%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Axure RP
2 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.54%) JIRA
4 3 (3.66%) Ant
5 2 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.22%) ProtoShare
6 1 (1.22%) Maven
6 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) JUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) Log4j
General
1 16 (19.51%) Publishing
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) French Language
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) CMS Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Analyst
4 11 (13.41%) Consultant
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
5 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.88%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Designer
10 3 (3.66%) SaaS Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (85.37%) HTML
2 58 (70.73%) CSS
3 51 (62.20%) Ajax
4 39 (47.56%) jQuery
5 37 (45.12%) .NET
5 37 (45.12%) XML
6 35 (42.68%) Web Services
7 34 (41.46%) XHTML
8 30 (36.59%) XSLT
9 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
10 18 (21.95%) XSD
10 18 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (19.51%) JSP
12 14 (17.07%) JSON
12 14 (17.07%) CSS3
13 12 (14.63%) SOAP
14 10 (12.20%) RESTful
14 10 (12.20%) Spring
15 9 (10.98%) HTML5
16 8 (9.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) User Experience
2 21 (25.61%) W3C
3 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.54%) Open Source
5 5 (6.10%) Social Network
6 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.66%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.66%) NHS
8 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.22%) Social Media
9 1 (1.22%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.22%) RIA
9 1 (1.22%) Blog
9 1 (1.22%) DTV
9 1 (1.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Solaris
3 3 (3.66%) UNIX
4 2 (2.44%) Android
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) Content Management
3 19 (23.17%) OOP
4 18 (21.95%) Web Development
4 18 (21.95%) Rapid Prototyping
5 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.85%) SOA
6 13 (15.85%) OO
7 12 (14.63%) Scrum
8 11 (13.41%) CRM
9 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (12.20%) Analytics
10 9 (10.98%) Web Analytics
10 9 (10.98%) BDD
10 9 (10.98%) MVC
10 9 (10.98%) SEO
10 9 (10.98%) TDD
11 7 (8.54%) Feature Driven Development
11 7 (8.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
2 40 (48.78%) SQL
3 31 (37.80%) Java
4 12 (14.63%) XPath
5 8 (9.76%) C#
6 7 (8.54%) Groovy
6 7 (8.54%) Scala
7 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) Python
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.22%) WAI
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Adobe
2 20 (24.39%) Google
3 18 (21.95%) Open Text
3 18 (21.95%) RedDot
4 11 (13.41%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (10.98%) Oracle
6 8 (9.76%) Capita
7 3 (3.66%) IBM
7 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.44%) FatWire
9 1 (1.22%) SAP
9 1 (1.22%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.22%) Sun
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