The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Development
Rank 456 487 446
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -41
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 202 141 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 97 117
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £209 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £85.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44690 43131 40985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.93% 79.27% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29627 27316 25903
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1233 1208
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +52 195 £440 +10.00% 163
London +40 109 £500 +25.00% 40
West Midlands +8 22 £363 -12.12% 14
South East -11 22 £350 -15.15% 35
North West -3 20 £388 +3.33% 24
Manchester -2 15 £363 - 13
City of London +44 12 £500 +33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £350 -26.31% 4
South West -5 8 £325 -23.07% 7
Shropshire - 8 £350 -
Telford - 8 £350 -
East of England +11 7 £500 +33.33% 18
Bristol +6 7 £325 -23.52% 2
Milton Keynes +5 6 £350 -26.31% 2
West Sussex -21 6 £425 - 4
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £500 +33.33% 6
Glasgow +4 5 £338 - 3
Chester -1 5 £400 +23.07%
Cheshire -11 5 £400 +3.22% 4
Scotland -28 5 £338 -32.50% 5
Worthing - 5 £425 - 1
Stockport - 5 £300 - 1
Birmingham +5 4 £388 -6.06% 4
Surrey -8 4 £350 -15.15% 6
North Yorkshire +10 3 - - 2
York +9 3 - - 2
Yorkshire +8 3 - - 15
North East - 3 - - 5
Coventry - 3 - - 3
Worcestershire - 3 £320 - 2

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 220 (61.45%) JavaScript
2 195 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (52.79%) HTML
4 184 (51.40%) CSS
5 141 (39.39%) Java
6 110 (30.73%) HTML5
7 107 (29.89%) TDD
8 97 (27.09%) MVC
9 93 (25.98%) Web Services
10 89 (24.86%) .NET
11 85 (23.74%) AngularJS
12 83 (23.18%) SQL
13 79 (22.07%) Web Development
14 76 (21.23%) Git (software)
15 75 (20.95%) CSS3
15 75 (20.95%) jQuery
16 73 (20.39%) C#
17 68 (18.99%) SQL Server
18 64 (17.88%) Linux
19 63 (17.60%) Scrum
20 61 (17.04%) Finance
21 58 (16.20%) Spring
22 53 (14.80%) SDLC
23 52 (14.53%) RESTful
23 52 (14.53%) OO
23 52 (14.53%) ASP.NET
23 52 (14.53%) SOA
24 51 (14.25%) MySQL
25 49 (13.69%) XML
26 48 (13.41%) PHP

Web Application Development
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 29 (8.10%) Node.js
2 27 (7.54%) CMS
3 23 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.19%) Confluence
5 14 (3.91%) Apache
5 14 (3.91%) Apache Pig
5 14 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.91%) WordPress
6 12 (3.35%) SAS
6 12 (3.35%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.79%) IIS
8 9 (2.51%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.23%) JBoss
10 7 (1.96%) ArcGIS
11 6 (1.68%) nginx
12 5 (1.40%) Drupal
12 5 (1.40%) Liferay
12 5 (1.40%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (3.63%) SPSS
2 12 (3.35%) Stata
3 8 (2.23%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.68%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.40%) MS Office
6 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.75%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.07%) Force.com
4 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (1.96%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.96%) Google Tag Manager
6 6 (1.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) Google Play
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Office 365
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.42%) Internet
2 14 (3.91%) HTTP
3 10 (2.79%) SNMP
4 8 (2.23%) Intranet
4 8 (2.23%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.96%) SSL
6 5 (1.40%) AMQP
7 4 (1.12%) Converged Networks
7 4 (1.12%) Network Security
7 4 (1.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) LDAP
8 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.25%) MySQL
3 23 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.87%) Big Data
4 21 (5.87%) Hadoop
5 20 (5.59%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.03%) NoSQL
7 16 (4.47%) CouchDB
7 16 (4.47%) Data Mining
8 15 (4.19%) QlikView
9 14 (3.91%) Apache Hive
10 12 (3.35%) HBase
10 12 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.51%) DB2
11 9 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.96%) GIS
13 7 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 76 (21.23%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.10%) Jenkins
3 28 (7.82%) Subversion
4 27 (7.54%) JIRA
5 22 (6.15%) Eclipse
6 18 (5.03%) IntelliJ
6 18 (5.03%) Maven
7 17 (4.75%) Gradle
8 15 (4.19%) Ant
8 15 (4.19%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.07%) Moq
10 10 (2.79%) MSTest
10 10 (2.79%) SoapUI
11 9 (2.51%) NUnit
12 8 (2.23%) Protractor
12 8 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (2.23%) Selenium
13 7 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.96%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 61 (17.04%) Finance
2 41 (11.45%) Publishing
3 25 (6.98%) Banking
4 23 (6.42%) Legal
4 23 (6.42%) Retail
5 13 (3.63%) Marketing
6 9 (2.51%) Front Office
7 7 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.68%) Advertising
9 4 (1.12%) Local Government
10 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.56%) Back Office
11 2 (0.56%) Electronics
11 2 (0.56%) Games
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (67.60%) Developer
2 56 (15.64%) Java Developer
2 56 (15.64%) JavaScript Developer
3 50 (13.97%) .NET Developer
4 47 (13.13%) Designer
5 44 (12.29%) Content Designer
6 42 (11.73%) C# Developer
7 39 (10.89%) HTML Developer
8 33 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (8.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 29 (8.10%) Web Developer
11 28 (7.82%) Senior Developer
12 27 (7.54%) Applications Developer
12 27 (7.54%) ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (7.26%) HTML CSS Developer
14 25 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 23 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (6.15%) Architect
17 21 (5.87%) Angular Developer
18 18 (5.03%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (52.79%) HTML
2 184 (51.40%) CSS
3 110 (30.73%) HTML5
4 93 (25.98%) Web Services
5 89 (24.86%) .NET
6 85 (23.74%) AngularJS
7 75 (20.95%) CSS3
7 75 (20.95%) jQuery
8 58 (16.20%) Spring
9 52 (14.53%) ASP.NET
9 52 (14.53%) RESTful
10 49 (13.69%) XML
11 36 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (9.22%) Java EE
13 32 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (8.94%) J2EE
14 24 (6.70%) WCF
15 23 (6.42%) Ajax
16 21 (5.87%) .NET Framework
16 21 (5.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.13%) User Experience
2 19 (5.31%) Social Media
3 14 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.63%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.35%) Cyberthreat
5 12 (3.35%) Online Banking
5 12 (3.35%) Performance Metrics
6 11 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.96%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.40%) Wiki
11 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
11 4 (1.12%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.84%) Blog
12 3 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.88%) Linux
2 35 (9.78%) Windows
3 23 (6.42%) Unix
4 17 (4.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.47%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.23%) Android
6 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.12%) AIX
8 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.56%) Debian
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.56%) zOS
10 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (29.89%) TDD
3 97 (27.09%) MVC
4 79 (22.07%) Web Development
5 63 (17.60%) Scrum
6 53 (14.80%) SDLC
7 52 (14.53%) OO
7 52 (14.53%) SOA
8 47 (13.13%) Software Engineering
9 44 (12.29%) Front End Development
10 43 (12.01%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 34 (9.50%) UML
13 32 (8.94%) SEO
14 27 (7.54%) DevOps
15 25 (6.98%) BDD
16 24 (6.70%) Web Usability
17 22 (6.15%) Domain-Driven Design
18 20 (5.59%) OOD
19 19 (5.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 220 (61.45%) JavaScript
2 141 (39.39%) Java
3 83 (23.18%) SQL
4 73 (20.39%) C#
5 48 (13.41%) PHP
6 34 (9.50%) Ruby
7 25 (6.98%) PL/SQL
8 17 (4.75%) ES6
9 16 (4.47%) Perl
10 15 (4.19%) Python
10 15 (4.19%) Scala
10 15 (4.19%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.91%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.35%) MATLAB
12 12 (3.35%) R
13 11 (3.07%) Apex Code
13 11 (3.07%) C
14 4 (1.12%) C++
14 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.75%) DV Cleared
3 16 (4.47%) Degree
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.84%) CCNA
6 3 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.59%) QA
2 4 (1.12%) COBIT
3 3 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.12%) vSphere
3 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Ansible
1 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.12%) Puppet
1 4 (1.12%) SCCM
1 4 (1.12%) SCOM
1 4 (1.12%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.84%) HP Fortify
2 3 (0.84%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (11.17%) Oracle
2 39 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.03%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.19%) Tableau
5 14 (3.91%) Google
6 12 (3.35%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.35%) Informatica
6 12 (3.35%) New Relic
6 12 (3.35%) Teradata
7 11 (3.07%) IBM
7 11 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.23%) RedDot
8 8 (2.23%) Zend
9 7 (1.96%) Adobe
10 6 (1.68%) Perforce
11 5 (1.40%) Citrix
12 4 (1.12%) ESRI
12 4 (1.12%) HP
12 4 (1.12%) Sophos
12 4 (1.12%) VMware
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 14 days ago