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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 551 539 480
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -59
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 44 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 45
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£308 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £375 £298
% change year-on-year
-24.66% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +28.57%

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
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 26 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 19 December 2014. 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 -34 39 £308 -18.00% 20
South East -5 20 £190 -30.90% 12
Brighton - 12 £175 - 3
East Sussex - 12 £175 - 3
London +3 9 £389 -2.81% 6
Manchester -11 7 £373 +6.57%
North West -15 7 £373 +2.89%
Berkshire - 5 £308 -
East of England - 2 £263 - 1
City of London +5 1 £440 +0.57% 2
Wales - 1 £350 - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 7
Somerset - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Watford - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 68 (81.93%) HTML
2 58 (69.88%) CSS
3 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
4 54 (65.06%) Ajax
5 39 (46.99%) jQuery
6 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (44.58%) SQL
8 36 (43.37%) XML
9 35 (42.17%) Java
10 31 (37.35%) Web Services
11 30 (36.14%) .NET
12 29 (34.94%) XHTML
13 27 (32.53%) XSLT
14 25 (30.12%) Content Management
15 23 (27.71%) OO
16 21 (25.30%) User Experience
17 20 (24.10%) CMS
18 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
18 18 (21.69%) JSP
18 18 (21.69%) JSON
19 17 (20.48%) Relational Database
19 17 (20.48%) Axure RP
20 16 (19.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 16 (19.28%) XPath
20 16 (19.28%) SOAP
20 16 (19.28%) Adobe
21 14 (16.87%) W3C
21 14 (16.87%) Spring
21 14 (16.87%) J2EE
22 13 (15.66%) Oracle

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (24.10%) CMS
2 11 (13.25%) IIS
3 10 (12.05%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.02%) JBoss
5 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.02%) MQSeries
5 5 (6.02%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (4.82%) Umbraco
6 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.41%) Liferay
7 2 (2.41%) IBM Connections
7 2 (2.41%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.20%) Documentum
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) Intranet
2 10 (12.05%) HTTP
3 6 (7.23%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.46%) MySQL
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.20%) OLAP
7 1 (1.20%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Axure RP
2 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.84%) Ant
4 5 (6.02%) JUnit
4 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.02%) Log4j
4 5 (6.02%) Maven
4 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 5 (6.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.20%) ProtoShare
General
1 10 (12.05%) Publishing
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.82%) Legal
6 3 (3.61%) Banking
7 2 (2.41%) Marketing
8 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (59.04%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Consultant
4 9 (10.84%) CMS Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.82%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.82%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Designer
9 3 (3.61%) SaaS Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (81.93%) HTML
2 58 (69.88%) CSS
3 54 (65.06%) Ajax
4 39 (46.99%) jQuery
5 36 (43.37%) XML
6 31 (37.35%) Web Services
7 30 (36.14%) .NET
8 29 (34.94%) XHTML
9 27 (32.53%) XSLT
10 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
10 18 (21.69%) JSP
10 18 (21.69%) JSON
11 16 (19.28%) SOAP
12 14 (16.87%) Spring
12 14 (16.87%) J2EE
13 11 (13.25%) XSD
13 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
13 11 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (13.25%) REST
13 11 (13.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) User Experience
2 14 (16.87%) W3C
3 7 (8.43%) Open Source
3 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) Social Network
6 4 (4.82%) Wiki
7 3 (3.61%) NHS
7 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.61%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.20%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.20%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.20%) Social Media
9 1 (1.20%) Blog
9 1 (1.20%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) UNIX
2 9 (10.84%) Solaris
3 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.23%) Windows
4 5 (6.02%) HPUX
5 2 (2.41%) Android
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Content Management
3 23 (27.71%) OO
4 13 (15.66%) OOP
4 13 (15.66%) MVC
5 12 (14.46%) Scrum
5 12 (14.46%) SOA
6 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.25%) CRM
6 11 (13.25%) Web Development
6 11 (13.25%) Rapid Prototyping
7 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.84%) SEO
9 8 (9.64%) Analytics
10 7 (8.43%) TDD
10 7 (8.43%) BDD
10 7 (8.43%) Web Analytics
11 6 (7.23%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (7.23%) iOS Development
12 5 (6.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
2 37 (44.58%) SQL
3 35 (42.17%) Java
4 16 (19.28%) XPath
5 8 (9.64%) C#
6 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 5 (6.02%) Scala
6 5 (6.02%) Groovy
7 2 (2.41%) PHP5
7 2 (2.41%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Adobe
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle
2 13 (15.66%) Google
3 11 (13.25%) IBM
3 11 (13.25%) Open Text
3 11 (13.25%) RedDot
3 11 (13.25%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.02%) Interwoven
4 5 (6.02%) Sun
4 5 (6.02%) Capita
5 4 (4.82%) FatWire
6 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
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