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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web 2.0
Rank 646 635 609
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 4 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.034% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 13
Median daily rate £550 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.67 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

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
18103 18932 18533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.37% 32.40% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11707 11906 11111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 757 774
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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
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 5 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 25 August 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 -19 4 £550 +41.93% 2
London -13 3 £550 -
South East +8 1 - - 2
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) J2EE
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) Ajax
6 10 (55.56%) SOA
7 9 (50.00%) Web Development
8 8 (44.44%) JSTL
8 8 (44.44%) Project Management
8 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (44.44%) JNDI
8 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 8 (44.44%) Flash
8 8 (44.44%) EJB
8 8 (44.44%) Struts
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 8 (44.44%) OO
9 7 (38.89%) SOAP
9 7 (38.89%) IBM
9 7 (38.89%) Migration
9 7 (38.89%) RESTful
10 6 (33.33%) OOD
10 6 (33.33%) Oracle
10 6 (33.33%) Presales
11 5 (27.78%) hybris
11 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
11 5 (27.78%) Mentoring

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 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (22.22%) JBoss
4 3 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Converged Networks
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) DB2
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) AccuRev
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Gradle
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Domain Architect
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Communications Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Hybris Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) J2EE
3 11 (61.11%) Ajax
4 8 (44.44%) EJB
4 8 (44.44%) Flash
4 8 (44.44%) JNDI
4 8 (44.44%) JSTL
4 8 (44.44%) Struts
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) RESTful
5 7 (38.89%) SOAP
6 5 (27.78%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) Middleware
8 2 (11.11%) CSS3
8 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 3 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) SOA
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
5 6 (33.33%) OOD
5 6 (33.33%) Presales
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) RAD
8 3 (16.67%) B2B
8 3 (16.67%) B2C
8 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) ERP
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) ATG
3 5 (27.78%) hybris
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) CA
5 2 (11.11%) FatWire
5 2 (11.11%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Omniture
5 2 (11.11%) Rally
6 1 (5.56%) Demandware
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.56%) Software AG
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk