The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 546 508 501
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -7
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 57 44 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.35% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 58
Average daily rate £284 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.16% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £395 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.84% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £39.25 £17.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.88% -28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £17.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £17.00 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+130.88% -38.18%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14574 12419 14884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.35% 25.56% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8982 7479 8630
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 644 778
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.12 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% -11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%

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 16 April 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
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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -24 52 £285 -27.84% 19
London -30 22 £238 -39.87% 4
East of England -27 10 - - 2
West Midlands - 10 £450 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 9 - -
Birmingham - 9 £450 - 1
Scotland -8 4 £263 -24.18% 2
City of London -10 4 - - 1
South West - 4 - - 2
Glasgow +11 3 £254 -9.37%
South East -16 3 £500 +17.64% 5
North West -22 3 £285 -5.00% 2
Hampshire - 3 £500 - 3
Manchester -16 2 £285 -5.00% 2
Cheshire -7 1 - -
Nuneaton - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Bedford - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Reading - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 84 (83.17%) HTML
2 76 (75.25%) JavaScript
3 62 (61.39%) Ajax
4 55 (54.46%) XML
5 52 (51.49%) CSS
6 45 (44.55%) Java
6 45 (44.55%) SQL
7 41 (40.59%) XHTML
8 40 (39.60%) XSLT
8 40 (39.60%) UNIX
8 40 (39.60%) XPath
9 39 (38.61%) JSP
10 38 (37.62%) jQuery
11 33 (32.67%) Finance
11 33 (32.67%) Linux
11 33 (32.67%) OO
11 33 (32.67%) J2EE
12 30 (29.70%) Subversion
12 30 (29.70%) Content Management
13 28 (27.72%) Internet
14 27 (26.73%) Servlets
14 27 (26.73%) Relational Database
15 26 (25.74%) .NET
15 26 (25.74%) JUnit
16 25 (24.75%) Ant
16 25 (24.75%) Perl
16 25 (24.75%) Struts
16 25 (24.75%) Solaris
16 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
16 25 (24.75%) HTML5

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 23 (22.77%) WebSphere
2 19 (18.81%) MQSeries
2 19 (18.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (11.88%) Apache
4 8 (7.92%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.94%) CMS
6 5 (4.95%) Alfresco
6 5 (4.95%) IIS
7 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.99%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.99%) Mule
10 1 (0.99%) Drupal
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.99%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.95%) Quicktime
3 5 (4.95%) QuarkXPress
4 4 (3.96%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Tridion
2 5 (4.95%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.72%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) DNS
2 7 (6.93%) HTTP
3 6 (5.94%) SSL
4 3 (2.97%) Intranet
5 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.99%) SSH
6 1 (0.99%) 2G
6 1 (0.99%) Firewall
6 1 (0.99%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) SNMP
6 1 (0.99%) GPRS
6 1 (0.99%) FTP
6 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.99%) 3G
6 1 (0.99%) BGP
6 1 (0.99%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.99%) HSPA
6 1 (0.99%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) Relational Database
2 24 (23.76%) RDBMS
3 19 (18.81%) DB2
3 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.88%) MySQL
5 8 (7.92%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.95%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.95%) Informix
6 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.99%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 30 (29.70%) Subversion
2 26 (25.74%) JUnit
3 25 (24.75%) Ant
3 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
4 24 (23.76%) Log4j
5 18 (17.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (6.93%) Axure RP
8 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.96%) JIRA
10 2 (1.98%) Expression Studio
11 1 (0.99%) Firebug
11 1 (0.99%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.99%) Maven
11 1 (0.99%) PVCS
11 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 24 (23.76%) Retail
3 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
4 10 (9.90%) Marketing
5 9 (8.91%) Banking
6 5 (4.95%) Games
7 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (65.35%) Developer
2 28 (27.72%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.86%) UI Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Web Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) UI Programmer
6 8 (7.92%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Designer
8 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.95%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Web Designer
8 5 (4.95%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.95%) UNIX Developer
9 4 (3.96%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.97%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (83.17%) HTML
2 62 (61.39%) Ajax
3 55 (54.46%) XML
4 52 (51.49%) CSS
5 41 (40.59%) XHTML
6 40 (39.60%) XSLT
7 39 (38.61%) JSP
8 38 (37.62%) jQuery
9 33 (32.67%) J2EE
10 27 (26.73%) Servlets
11 26 (25.74%) .NET
12 25 (24.75%) Struts
12 25 (24.75%) HTML5
13 24 (23.76%) Web Services
13 24 (23.76%) XMLBeans
14 22 (21.78%) CSS3
15 20 (19.80%) JMS
16 19 (18.81%) JDBC
17 18 (17.82%) EJB
17 18 (17.82%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.88%) Open Source
3 9 (8.91%) NHS
4 5 (4.95%) Social Network
4 5 (4.95%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) Wiki
6 3 (2.97%) Social Media
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) GIS
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.99%) RIA
8 1 (0.99%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.99%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.60%) UNIX
2 33 (32.67%) Linux
3 25 (24.75%) Solaris
4 19 (18.81%) HPUX
5 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.97%) Windows
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) OO
2 30 (29.70%) Content Management
3 24 (23.76%) E-Commerce
4 19 (18.81%) RAD
5 18 (17.82%) UML
6 17 (16.83%) MVC
7 15 (14.85%) SOA
8 10 (9.90%) Migration
8 10 (9.90%) Web Design
8 10 (9.90%) Web Development
9 9 (8.91%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (6.93%) Scrum
10 7 (6.93%) Analytics
11 6 (5.94%) Information Architecture
11 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.95%) TDD
12 5 (4.95%) Project Management
13 4 (3.96%) Change Control
13 4 (3.96%) Image Processing
13 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (75.25%) JavaScript
2 45 (44.55%) Java
2 45 (44.55%) SQL
3 40 (39.60%) XPath
4 25 (24.75%) Perl
5 19 (18.81%) Bash Shell
6 16 (15.84%) PHP
7 8 (7.92%) C#
8 5 (4.95%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.96%) VBScript
10 3 (2.97%) Ruby
10 3 (2.97%) VB
10 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.99%) Korn
12 1 (0.99%) Groovy
12 1 (0.99%) PHP5
12 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.99%) CCIE
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.99%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) CISSP
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
1 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Control-M
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.99%) Netcool
2 1 (0.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (23.76%) IBM
2 22 (21.78%) Interwoven
3 19 (18.81%) Oracle
4 18 (17.82%) Elastic Path
4 18 (17.82%) ATG
4 18 (17.82%) Blue Martini
5 13 (12.87%) Adobe
6 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.94%) Sybase
8 5 (4.95%) Apple
9 4 (3.96%) BMC
10 2 (1.98%) VMware
10 2 (1.98%) Google
11 1 (0.99%) Zend
11 1 (0.99%) Perforce
11 1 (0.99%) FatWire
11 1 (0.99%) JBoss
11 1 (0.99%) Sun
11 1 (0.99%) Cisco
11 1 (0.99%) HP
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