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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 414 434 373
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -61
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 159 125 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 77 111
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £70.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
37746 36266 32728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.34% 74.25% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24225 22016 19460
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 1106 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 142 £375 - 224
London +14 53 £375 +3.44% 46
South East -13 22 £333 -21.76% 54
North West -2 18 £435 +12.25% 33
Scotland +3 16 £338 -3.57% 3
Edinburgh +6 15 £394 +12.50% 3
Yorkshire - 15 £375 - 21
Leeds - 13 £375 - 5
West Yorkshire - 13 £375 - 9
Merseyside -1 10 £413 - 3
South West -11 10 £400 +45.45% 16
Liverpool +1 9 £413 - 2
City of London +13 7 £375 +7.14% 10
West Midlands +1 7 £275 +14.58% 7
Tyne and Wear -3 7 £225 - 5
North East -7 7 £225 - 5
East Midlands +22 6 £425 - 12
Preston - 6 £475 - 2
Hampshire - 6 £400 - 6
Lancashire - 6 £475 - 3
Sunderland +4 5 £225 - 2
Berkshire +2 5 £340 +7.93% 13
Gloucestershire - 5 £400 - 4
Farnborough - 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £325 - 4
Leicestershire - 4 - - 4
Oxford - 4 £325 - 1
Leicester - 4 - - 3
Birmingham - 4 £275 - 1
East of England -3 3 £425 -0.58% 29

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 166 (47.70%) JavaScript
2 159 (45.69%) HTML
3 155 (44.54%) CSS
4 147 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (36.49%) Java
6 107 (30.75%) MVC
7 91 (26.15%) SQL
8 89 (25.57%) XML
9 87 (25.00%) .NET
10 82 (23.56%) SQL Server
11 80 (22.99%) jQuery
12 75 (21.55%) C#
13 74 (21.26%) OO
14 71 (20.40%) Spring
15 70 (20.11%) Web Services
16 67 (19.25%) Ajax
17 61 (17.53%) ASP.NET
18 59 (16.95%) HTML5
19 52 (14.94%) TDD
20 47 (13.51%) Oracle
21 46 (13.22%) PHP
21 46 (13.22%) Microsoft
22 43 (12.36%) Scrum
23 42 (12.07%) REST
23 42 (12.07%) Git (software)
24 41 (11.78%) Finance
24 41 (11.78%) MySQL
25 40 (11.49%) J2EE
25 40 (11.49%) Apache
25 40 (11.49%) Banking

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 40 (11.49%) Apache
2 34 (9.77%) Node.js
3 27 (7.76%) WebSphere
4 23 (6.61%) CMS
5 21 (6.03%) IIS
6 19 (5.46%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.31%) Drupal
8 13 (3.74%) MQSeries
8 13 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (3.16%) Umbraco
10 9 (2.59%) Liferay
11 6 (1.72%) JBoss
11 6 (1.72%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.44%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.15%) DNN
13 4 (1.15%) Kentico
13 4 (1.15%) uWSGI
14 3 (0.86%) SAS
14 3 (0.86%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.86%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.44%) SmartPlant
3 3 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.57%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.29%) Maximo
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (2.59%) Force.com
2 5 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.47%) HTTP
2 12 (3.45%) Intranet
3 7 (2.01%) Internet
4 3 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.57%) SNMP
5 2 (0.57%) SSL
5 2 (0.57%) 3G
6 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.56%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.78%) MySQL
3 34 (9.77%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.31%) MongoDB
6 15 (4.31%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (2.30%) Big Data
11 7 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.15%) DB2
14 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 39 (11.21%) Subversion
3 35 (10.06%) Selenium
4 31 (8.91%) JUnit
5 28 (8.05%) Visual Studio
6 26 (7.47%) Eclipse
7 24 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (6.90%) Jenkins
8 20 (5.75%) Maven
9 18 (5.17%) CruiseControl
10 14 (4.02%) Ant
11 12 (3.45%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.16%) JIRA
13 10 (2.87%) Hudson
13 10 (2.87%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (2.30%) Mocha
15 7 (2.01%) TestNG
16 5 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
17 4 (1.15%) MSTest
17 4 (1.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 41 (11.78%) Finance
2 40 (11.49%) Banking
3 21 (6.03%) Publishing
4 16 (4.60%) Legal
5 8 (2.30%) Advertising
6 7 (2.01%) Marketing
7 6 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.44%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.15%) Retail
10 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 243 (69.83%) Developer
2 83 (23.85%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.20%) .NET Developer
4 31 (8.91%) Web Developer
5 29 (8.33%) Designer
6 26 (7.47%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.61%) Lead Developer
8 18 (5.17%) Architect
9 17 (4.89%) Lead Java Developer
9 17 (4.89%) Front-End Developer
10 16 (4.60%) PHP Developer
11 13 (3.74%) Applications Developer
12 12 (3.45%) Programmer
12 12 (3.45%) Analyst
13 11 (3.16%) BizTalk Developer
13 11 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
14 9 (2.59%) CRM Developer
15 8 (2.30%) Content Editor
15 8 (2.30%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (45.69%) HTML
2 155 (44.54%) CSS
3 89 (25.57%) XML
4 87 (25.00%) .NET
5 80 (22.99%) jQuery
6 71 (20.40%) Spring
7 70 (20.11%) Web Services
8 67 (19.25%) Ajax
9 61 (17.53%) ASP.NET
10 59 (16.95%) HTML5
11 42 (12.07%) REST
12 40 (11.49%) J2EE
13 39 (11.21%) CSS3
14 36 (10.34%) Hibernate
14 36 (10.34%) SOAP
14 36 (10.34%) JSP
14 36 (10.34%) AngularJS
15 35 (10.06%) Spring MVC
16 30 (8.62%) GWT
17 28 (8.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.92%) User Experience
2 37 (10.63%) Social Media
3 19 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.89%) Open Source
5 17 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.16%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.59%) Taxonomies
8 9 (2.59%) Blog
9 8 (2.30%) Data Integration
10 7 (2.01%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.72%) Human Factors
11 6 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.72%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.44%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.44%) Chemistry
12 5 (1.44%) Ontologies
13 4 (1.15%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.34%) UNIX
2 34 (9.77%) Linux
3 27 (7.76%) Windows
4 18 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.59%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.72%) Android
8 5 (1.44%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.86%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (30.75%) MVC
3 74 (21.26%) OO
4 52 (14.94%) TDD
5 43 (12.36%) Scrum
6 38 (10.92%) Unit Testing
7 25 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (6.90%) OOP
8 24 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 21 (6.03%) BDD
10 20 (5.75%) SEO
10 20 (5.75%) Project Management
11 19 (5.46%) Web Development
12 17 (4.89%) SOA
12 17 (4.89%) CRM
13 16 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
14 15 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (4.31%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
15 14 (4.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 166 (47.70%) JavaScript
2 127 (36.49%) Java
3 91 (26.15%) SQL
4 75 (21.55%) C#
5 46 (13.22%) PHP
6 26 (7.47%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.32%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.17%) Perl
9 17 (4.89%) Python
10 13 (3.74%) Ruby
11 12 (3.45%) XPath
11 12 (3.45%) XQuery
11 12 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.59%) C
12 9 (2.59%) Apex Code
12 9 (2.59%) PHP5
13 7 (2.01%) C++
14 6 (1.72%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.44%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.32%) Degree
2 19 (5.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.15%) PMP
4 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.29%) MCTS
6 1 (0.29%) MCITP
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.44%) Docker
1 5 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.15%) Shibboleth
3 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Varnish
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (13.51%) Oracle
2 46 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.45%) Google
5 11 (3.16%) SAP
6 6 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.72%) Twitter
7 5 (1.44%) Facebook
7 5 (1.44%) Informatica
7 5 (1.44%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.15%) IBM
8 4 (1.15%) RedDot
9 3 (0.86%) Alterian
9 3 (0.86%) Teradata
9 3 (0.86%) Intergraph
9 3 (0.86%) Cognos
9 3 (0.86%) Ektron
9 3 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.57%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.57%) Sencha
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