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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 475 413 448
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +35
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 129 175 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 125 89
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£400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.66 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%

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
42683 40843 36923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 76.03% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27538 25481 22182
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 £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1145 1208 1092
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -40 112 £400 +0.62% 194
London -4 65 £400 -1.53% 69
South East -43 17 £419 +6.34% 30
Scotland -4 14 £425 +60.37% 5
City of London -9 13 £400 -15.78% 16
Edinburgh +7 11 £425 +67.48% 3
South West +7 9 £420 +41.17% 9
North West -15 7 £363 +3.57% 24
Surrey -2 6 £425 - 3
Reigate +3 5 £425 -2.85%
West Midlands -1 5 £400 +21.21% 13
Birmingham -3 5 £400 -5.88% 2
Reading +13 4 £363 - 5
Berkshire +5 4 £363 +30.63% 7
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Bristol +5 3 £400 +34.45% 3
Glasgow -10 3 - -
Yorkshire -18 3 £463 +17.08% 13
West Yorkshire -6 2 £450 +13.92% 4
East of England -8 2 £375 +7.14% 22
Manchester -15 2 £363 +3.57% 11
Oxfordshire -27 2 £431 +23.21% 5
Somerset - 2 £343 - 1
Blackpool - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - - 3
Wales 0 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £375 - 10
Cambridge -8 1 £375 - 7
East Midlands -8 1 £370 -7.50% 10

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 140 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 131 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (41.02%) HTML
4 119 (40.34%) CSS
5 105 (35.59%) Java
6 99 (33.56%) .NET
7 88 (29.83%) MVC
8 83 (28.14%) TDD
9 77 (26.10%) SQL Server
10 75 (25.42%) C#
11 74 (25.08%) ASP.NET
12 70 (23.73%) SQL
13 69 (23.39%) jQuery
14 64 (21.69%) XML
15 57 (19.32%) Spring
16 54 (18.31%) Web Services
16 54 (18.31%) Oracle
17 50 (16.95%) Scrum
18 49 (16.61%) Ajax
19 45 (15.25%) OO
19 45 (15.25%) HTML5
20 44 (14.92%) Git (software)
20 44 (14.92%) Finance
21 43 (14.58%) J2EE
21 43 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
22 42 (14.24%) Banking
23 40 (13.56%) WCF
24 39 (13.22%) Linux
24 39 (13.22%) Microsoft
25 35 (11.86%) AngularJS

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 24 (8.14%) Node.js
2 23 (7.80%) CMS
3 22 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 22 (7.46%) Apache
4 19 (6.44%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (4.07%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.73%) MQSeries
6 11 (3.73%) IIS
7 9 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.05%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.37%) Umbraco
8 7 (2.37%) JBoss
9 5 (1.69%) SAS
9 5 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.69%) Sitefinity
9 5 (1.69%) Confluence
10 4 (1.36%) Mule
11 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Maximo
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) AWD
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.69%) Force.com
3 3 (1.02%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.02%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.15%) HTTP
2 17 (5.76%) Internet
3 6 (2.03%) SNMP
3 6 (2.03%) Intranet
4 4 (1.36%) AMQP
5 3 (1.02%) LAN
5 3 (1.02%) WLAN
5 3 (1.02%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) SMTP
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 32 (10.85%) NoSQL
4 27 (9.15%) MySQL
5 14 (4.75%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.73%) Big Data
7 11 (3.73%) DB2
8 10 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.71%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.69%) Informix
11 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.47%) Subversion
3 23 (7.80%) Selenium
3 23 (7.80%) JUnit
4 18 (6.10%) Visual Studio
5 17 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (5.08%) Grunt
7 14 (4.75%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.73%) Bower
8 11 (3.73%) Mockito
8 11 (3.73%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.73%) CruiseControl
9 9 (3.05%) Ant
9 9 (3.05%) Maven
9 9 (3.05%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.03%) TestNG
11 5 (1.69%) CppUnit
11 5 (1.69%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.69%) JIRA
11 5 (1.69%) gulp
General
1 44 (14.92%) Finance
2 42 (14.24%) Banking
3 12 (4.07%) Marketing
4 8 (2.71%) Publishing
5 7 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.69%) Advertising
6 5 (1.69%) Retail
7 3 (1.02%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.68%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Local Government
8 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (68.81%) Developer
2 50 (16.95%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.56%) .NET Developer
4 36 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 24 (8.14%) Applications Developer
6 17 (5.76%) Designer
7 16 (5.42%) Architect
8 15 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.08%) Web Applications Developer
9 14 (4.75%) Front-End Developer
10 13 (4.41%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.07%) BizTalk Developer
12 10 (3.39%) Agile .NET Developer
12 10 (3.39%) Analyst
13 8 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (2.71%) Technical Leader
14 7 (2.37%) Integration Engineer
14 7 (2.37%) C# Developer
14 7 (2.37%) UI Developer
15 6 (2.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (41.02%) HTML
2 119 (40.34%) CSS
3 99 (33.56%) .NET
4 74 (25.08%) ASP.NET
5 69 (23.39%) jQuery
6 64 (21.69%) XML
7 57 (19.32%) Spring
8 54 (18.31%) Web Services
9 49 (16.61%) Ajax
10 45 (15.25%) HTML5
11 43 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (14.58%) J2EE
12 40 (13.56%) WCF
13 35 (11.86%) AngularJS
14 31 (10.51%) JSON
15 30 (10.17%) JSP
15 30 (10.17%) Hibernate
15 30 (10.17%) RESTful
16 28 (9.49%) CSS3
16 28 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.08%) User Experience
3 14 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.37%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.37%) Tandem
6 6 (2.03%) Social Media
7 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.69%) PDA
7 5 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.02%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
9 2 (0.68%) Social Network
9 2 (0.68%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.68%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.22%) Linux
2 32 (10.85%) Windows
3 21 (7.12%) UNIX
4 10 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.03%) Android
6 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.02%) MVS
8 3 (1.02%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (29.83%) MVC
3 83 (28.14%) TDD
4 50 (16.95%) Scrum
5 45 (15.25%) OO
6 32 (10.85%) Unit Testing
7 29 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (9.15%) BDD
9 25 (8.47%) SOA
10 22 (7.46%) E-Commerce
11 21 (7.12%) Web Development
12 20 (6.78%) SDLC
13 19 (6.44%) Open Source
14 17 (5.76%) OOP
15 16 (5.42%) Project Management
16 15 (5.08%) Software Engineering
17 13 (4.41%) Dependency Injection
18 12 (4.07%) Responsive Web Design
19 11 (3.73%) Release Management
20 10 (3.39%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 105 (35.59%) Java
3 75 (25.42%) C#
4 70 (23.73%) SQL
5 25 (8.47%) Ruby
6 22 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 19 (6.44%) Perl
7 19 (6.44%) PHP
8 17 (5.76%) Python
9 13 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.07%) XQuery
10 12 (4.07%) XPath
11 6 (2.03%) Apex Code
11 6 (2.03%) VB
11 6 (2.03%) C++
12 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.69%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.36%) ABAP
13 4 (1.36%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.02%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 13 (4.41%) Degree
2 12 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.37%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.69%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.36%) PMP
5 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.73%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.68%) Shibboleth
1 2 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) iptables
2 1 (0.34%) Postfix
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Samba
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.05%) Puppet
2 6 (2.03%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.68%) Ansible
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.34%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (18.31%) Oracle
2 39 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.08%) IBM
4 14 (4.75%) Google
5 7 (2.37%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.37%) Sybase
6 6 (2.03%) SAP
6 6 (2.03%) Apple
6 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.69%) Informatica
7 5 (1.69%) Zend
7 5 (1.69%) Teradata
7 5 (1.69%) Facebook
8 4 (1.36%) VMware
8 4 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.02%) Telerik
9 3 (1.02%) Adobe
9 3 (1.02%) Sun
10 2 (0.68%) BEA
10 2 (0.68%) Alterian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25500.00 - £29500.00 per annum + Generous Holiday
Posted: 24 days ago