The first table below looks at the demand for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 393 431 399
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -32
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 184 135 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 100 104
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£388 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Application Development
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 Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +16 143 £400 +14.28% 173
London +39 79 £413 +3.12% 52
South East 0 32 £388 +3.33% 39
Scotland +3 25 £250 - 6
City of London +36 24 £475 +20.25% 9
Hampshire +11 21 £438 +27.73% 7
Glasgow +10 14 £450 - 4
Edinburgh -13 11 £243 -3.00% 2
Wales -20 8 £275 -8.33% 1
Manchester -1 7 £375 +7.14% 11
West Midlands -10 7 £378 +14.39% 4
North West -19 7 £375 +9.09% 26
East of England -19 6 £350 - 18
Berkshire -1 5 £278 +23.33% 6
South West -27 5 £311 +3.75% 11
Birmingham -3 4 £425 - 2
Surrey -13 4 £425 +6.25% 4
Portsmouth - 4 £500 -
West Yorkshire +5 3 £395 - 5
Yorkshire 0 3 £395 - 12
South Wales -15 3 £275 -
Slough 0 2 £250 +13.63% 1
Cambridge -2 2 - - 7
Cambridgeshire -9 2 - - 8
Oxfordshire - 2 £285 - 3
Devon - 2 £318 - 3
Wokingham - 2 £289 - 1
Bristol - 2 £311 - 3
Basingstoke - 2 £246 - 1
Exeter - 2 £318 -

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 178 (49.44%) JavaScript
2 171 (47.50%) HTML
3 168 (46.67%) CSS
4 133 (36.94%) .NET
5 111 (30.83%) C#
6 104 (28.89%) HTML5
7 103 (28.61%) Java
8 99 (27.50%) MVC
9 86 (23.89%) SQL Server
9 86 (23.89%) CSS3
10 83 (23.06%) ASP.NET
11 80 (22.22%) jQuery
12 78 (21.67%) SQL
13 76 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (18.89%) TDD
15 61 (16.94%) XML
16 53 (14.72%) OO
17 47 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 46 (12.78%) Oracle
18 46 (12.78%) Web Services
18 46 (12.78%) Spring
19 45 (12.50%) Windows
19 45 (12.50%) Unit Testing
20 44 (12.22%) Microsoft
21 43 (11.94%) AngularJS
22 42 (11.67%) Ajax
23 39 (10.83%) KnockoutJS
24 37 (10.28%) .NET Framework
24 37 (10.28%) Node.js
25 36 (10.00%) Web Development

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (10.28%) Node.js
2 25 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.00%) CMS
3 18 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.72%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.78%) Apache
6 9 (2.50%) Drupal
6 9 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.22%) IIS
8 6 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.83%) Confluence
12 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.28%) Zope
Applications
1 13 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Misys Midas
2 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.78%) Force.com
2 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.94%) HTTP
1 7 (1.94%) Internet
2 5 (1.39%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.83%) LDAP
3 3 (0.83%) Network Security
4 2 (0.56%) AMQP
4 2 (0.56%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.61%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (6.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (6.39%) Redis
5 19 (5.28%) MySQL
6 17 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.06%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.67%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.11%) QlikView
13 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.56%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 18 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 17 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.44%) Subversion
3 16 (4.44%) Selenium
4 15 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 13 (3.61%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.78%) JIRA
7 7 (1.94%) PhoneGap
8 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.83%) Maven
8 3 (0.83%) JBuilder
9 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.56%) ERwin
9 2 (0.56%) NUnit
9 2 (0.56%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.28%) Moq
General
1 34 (9.44%) Finance
2 32 (8.89%) Publishing
3 30 (8.33%) Banking
4 14 (3.89%) Legal
5 12 (3.33%) Marketing
6 8 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.39%) Retail
7 5 (1.39%) Games
7 5 (1.39%) Automotive
8 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.56%) French Language
9 2 (0.56%) German Language
9 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Norwegian Language
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 260 (72.22%) Developer
2 57 (15.83%) Web Developer
3 56 (15.56%) .NET Developer
4 46 (12.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 44 (12.22%) Java Developer
6 35 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 34 (9.44%) Programmer
8 27 (7.50%) Designer
9 23 (6.39%) Applications Developer
10 22 (6.11%) Architect
10 22 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (4.72%) Web Applications Developer
12 15 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
13 13 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
14 11 (3.06%) Software Engineer
15 10 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
16 9 (2.50%) Senior Developer
16 9 (2.50%) Technical Architect
17 8 (2.22%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (47.50%) HTML
2 168 (46.67%) CSS
3 133 (36.94%) .NET
4 104 (28.89%) HTML5
5 86 (23.89%) CSS3
6 83 (23.06%) ASP.NET
7 80 (22.22%) jQuery
8 61 (16.94%) XML
9 47 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (12.78%) Web Services
10 46 (12.78%) Spring
11 43 (11.94%) AngularJS
12 42 (11.67%) Ajax
13 39 (10.83%) KnockoutJS
14 37 (10.28%) .NET Framework
15 34 (9.44%) J2EE
16 31 (8.61%) XSLT
17 26 (7.22%) Struts
17 26 (7.22%) RabbitMQ
17 26 (7.22%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.22%) Open Source
2 21 (5.83%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.56%) Social Media
4 18 (5.00%) Wiki
5 17 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.33%) Animation
7 7 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.67%) Replication
9 5 (1.39%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.39%) Streaming Music
9 5 (1.39%) W3C
9 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.83%) PMI
11 3 (0.83%) NHS
11 3 (0.83%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.83%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.50%) Windows
2 33 (9.17%) Apple iOS
3 25 (6.94%) Linux
4 24 (6.67%) UNIX
5 18 (5.00%) Android
6 13 (3.61%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.39%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.83%) Solaris
9 3 (0.83%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.56%) zOS
11 1 (0.28%) Fedora
11 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (27.50%) MVC
2 76 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (18.89%) TDD
4 53 (14.72%) OO
5 45 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 36 (10.00%) Web Development
7 31 (8.61%) Scrum
8 25 (6.94%) BDD
9 23 (6.39%) Content Management
10 22 (6.11%) Automated Testing
11 21 (5.83%) OOP
11 21 (5.83%) CRM
12 18 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 17 (4.72%) SEO
14 16 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (4.17%) Web Usability
15 15 (4.17%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (3.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 178 (49.44%) JavaScript
2 111 (30.83%) C#
3 103 (28.61%) Java
4 78 (21.67%) SQL
5 32 (8.89%) PHP
6 19 (5.28%) C++
7 17 (4.72%) Perl
7 17 (4.72%) VB.NET
8 16 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.89%) C
11 12 (3.33%) Python
12 11 (3.06%) VB
13 10 (2.78%) Apex Code
14 9 (2.50%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.50%) Ruby
15 5 (1.39%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.11%) XAML
17 3 (0.83%) VBA
17 3 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (5.56%) Degree
2 16 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.11%) MCTS
8 3 (0.83%) MCITP
8 3 (0.83%) PMP
9 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
10 1 (0.28%) MCAD
10 1 (0.28%) MCSD
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.83%) SLA
3 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) Puppet
2 3 (0.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 46 (12.78%) Oracle
2 44 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 9 (2.50%) Twitter
5 6 (1.67%) VMware
5 6 (1.67%) Telerik
5 6 (1.67%) Google
5 6 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.39%) IBM
7 4 (1.11%) Sencha
7 4 (1.11%) Facebook
8 3 (0.83%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.83%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.83%) RedDot
8 3 (0.83%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.83%) BT
8 3 (0.83%) Sun
9 2 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
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