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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 457 412 415
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 150 174 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 122 91
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£400 £328 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £85.48 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +189.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.50

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -35 128 £400 +19.85% 241
London -12 63 £400 +3.22% 73
Scotland -5 18 £500 +88.67% 11
South East -33 16 £450 +50.00% 46
Edinburgh +6 14 £500 +106.18% 7
East Midlands 0 12 £380 -5.00% 14
North West -17 12 £375 +36.36% 30
Northamptonshire +10 10 £380 - 2
Northampton +7 10 £380 - 1
Birmingham 0 8 £425 - 6
West Midlands -5 8 £425 +28.78% 20
City of London +1 7 £375 -18.91% 16
Cheshire -6 6 £388 -8.82% 10
South West +12 5 £423 +30.00% 11
East of England +8 5 £325 -16.66% 21
Milton Keynes +7 5 £475 +58.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £475 +58.33% 4
Glasgow -12 4 - - 2
Berkshire -13 4 £388 +29.16% 8
Yorkshire -20 4 £425 +63.46% 20
Reading +5 3 £350 +16.66% 6
Surrey -1 3 £475 +11.76% 11
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 6
Chester - 3 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £325 - 8
Cambridge -1 2 £325 - 6
West Yorkshire -9 2 £425 +41.66% 7
Leeds -12 2 £425 +41.66% 4
Manchester -17 2 £363 +31.81% 13
Blackpool - 2 - -

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 146 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 123 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (39.61%) CSS
4 118 (38.31%) HTML
5 111 (36.04%) Java
6 88 (28.57%) .NET
7 85 (27.60%) MVC
8 84 (27.27%) SQL
9 78 (25.32%) SQL Server
10 74 (24.03%) XML
11 69 (22.40%) C#
12 68 (22.08%) jQuery
13 67 (21.75%) TDD
14 62 (20.13%) Spring
15 61 (19.81%) ASP.NET
16 58 (18.83%) Oracle
17 57 (18.51%) Ajax
18 55 (17.86%) J2EE
18 55 (17.86%) Web Services
19 54 (17.53%) Banking
20 52 (16.88%) Finance
21 49 (15.91%) OO
22 44 (14.29%) Scrum
23 43 (13.96%) HTML5
24 39 (12.66%) Git (software)
25 37 (12.01%) Microsoft
26 36 (11.69%) Unit Testing
27 35 (11.36%) WCF
27 35 (11.36%) Relational Database
28 34 (11.04%) AngularJS

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (10.39%) WebSphere
2 29 (9.42%) CMS
3 23 (7.47%) Apache
4 21 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (6.82%) Node.js
5 14 (4.55%) Umbraco
6 11 (3.57%) MQSeries
6 11 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.57%) IIS
7 8 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.60%) Sitefinity
8 7 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (2.27%) JBoss
8 7 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.62%) DNN
9 5 (1.62%) Kentico
9 5 (1.62%) SAS
10 4 (1.30%) uWSGI
10 4 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.62%) SmartPlant
2 5 (1.62%) Maximo
3 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.32%) AWD
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.62%) Force.com
3 3 (0.97%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.97%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.97%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.44%) HTTP
2 14 (4.55%) Internet
3 6 (1.95%) Intranet
3 6 (1.95%) SNMP
4 3 (0.97%) LAN
4 3 (0.97%) WLAN
4 3 (0.97%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) SMTP
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 28 (9.09%) MySQL
4 19 (6.17%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.22%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.25%) DB2
8 9 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.27%) Big Data
9 7 (2.27%) Informix
9 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.62%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.74%) Selenium
3 25 (8.12%) JUnit
4 24 (7.79%) Subversion
5 22 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 19 (6.17%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (4.87%) CruiseControl
7 15 (4.87%) Grunt
8 13 (4.22%) Mockito
8 13 (4.22%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.57%) Bower
10 10 (3.25%) Maven
11 9 (2.92%) Eclipse
12 8 (2.60%) Ant
13 7 (2.27%) TestNG
14 5 (1.62%) CppUnit
14 5 (1.62%) ClearCase
15 3 (0.97%) Lombardi
15 3 (0.97%) Jasmine
General
1 54 (17.53%) Banking
2 52 (16.88%) Finance
3 10 (3.25%) Marketing
4 9 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.27%) Publishing
6 5 (1.62%) Retail
6 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.30%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 204 (66.23%) Developer
2 58 (18.83%) Java Developer
3 33 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 30 (9.74%) Web Developer
5 20 (6.49%) Architect
5 20 (6.49%) Applications Developer
6 16 (5.19%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.87%) Designer
8 14 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (3.57%) BizTalk Developer
9 11 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
10 10 (3.25%) Analyst
10 10 (3.25%) UI Developer
10 10 (3.25%) UI Programmer
11 9 (2.92%) Integration Engineer
12 8 (2.60%) Technical Leader
12 8 (2.60%) Programmer
12 8 (2.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 7 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (39.61%) CSS
2 118 (38.31%) HTML
3 88 (28.57%) .NET
4 74 (24.03%) XML
5 68 (22.08%) jQuery
6 62 (20.13%) Spring
7 61 (19.81%) ASP.NET
8 57 (18.51%) Ajax
9 55 (17.86%) J2EE
9 55 (17.86%) Web Services
10 43 (13.96%) HTML5
11 35 (11.36%) WCF
12 34 (11.04%) AngularJS
12 34 (11.04%) JSP
13 33 (10.71%) JSON
14 31 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 28 (9.09%) Struts
15 28 (9.09%) REST
15 28 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (4.87%) Open Source
2 15 (4.87%) User Experience
3 11 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.60%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.27%) Social Media
6 6 (1.95%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.62%) PDA
7 5 (1.62%) Streaming Music
7 5 (1.62%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.62%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.97%) Psychology
9 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.04%) Linux
2 30 (9.74%) Windows
3 28 (9.09%) UNIX
4 10 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.27%) Android
6 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.97%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.97%) MVS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.60%) MVC
3 67 (21.75%) TDD
4 49 (15.91%) OO
5 44 (14.29%) Scrum
6 36 (11.69%) Unit Testing
7 29 (9.42%) SOA
8 23 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (7.14%) Web Development
10 20 (6.49%) OOP
11 19 (6.17%) BDD
12 16 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 16 (5.19%) Project Management
13 15 (4.87%) Content Management
13 15 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.22%) Web Design
14 13 (4.22%) Migration
15 12 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (3.57%) Data Migration
16 11 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 111 (36.04%) Java
3 84 (27.27%) SQL
4 69 (22.40%) C#
5 30 (9.74%) PL/SQL
6 22 (7.14%) Perl
6 22 (7.14%) PHP
7 19 (6.17%) Shell Script
8 15 (4.87%) Ruby
8 15 (4.87%) Python
9 12 (3.90%) XQuery
9 12 (3.90%) XPath
10 9 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.27%) C++
13 5 (1.62%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.62%) VB
14 4 (1.30%) ABAP
15 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.97%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 23 (7.47%) Degree
2 8 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.62%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.30%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.30%) PMP
5 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) MCPD
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.92%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.32%) Postfix
3 1 (0.32%) Samba
3 1 (0.32%) NFS
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) SCOM
2 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (18.83%) Oracle
2 37 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.19%) IBM
3 16 (5.19%) Google
4 10 (3.25%) SAP
5 6 (1.95%) Apple
5 6 (1.95%) Sybase
6 5 (1.62%) Alterian
6 5 (1.62%) Teradata
6 5 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.62%) Informatica
7 4 (1.30%) Facebook
7 4 (1.30%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.30%) Ektron
7 4 (1.30%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.30%) Zend
8 3 (0.97%) Telerik
8 3 (0.97%) Intergraph
8 3 (0.97%) RedDot
8 3 (0.97%) Cognos
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Rate: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £550 per day + £550 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £375 per day + £375 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 15 days ago