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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 510 436 437
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 119 182 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 129 105
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
44371 41642 38262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.77% 76.16% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28775 25771 23176
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1188 1113
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -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 30 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 30 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 -65 106 £400 - 185
London -22 59 £400 -4.47% 52
City of London -16 15 £400 -15.78% 9
South East -30 14 £413 +6.45% 40
Scotland -14 11 £350 +40.00% 5
Edinburgh -8 9 £350 +44.32% 3
West Midlands +2 7 £388 +2.64% 13
South West -2 6 £420 +34.93% 17
Birmingham +9 5 £400 -5.88% 3
Reigate -1 5 £425 +6.25%
Surrey -2 5 £425 +3.03% 11
East of England -1 4 £375 +7.14% 14
Hampshire -17 4 £325 -25.71% 9
North West -21 4 £338 -11.47% 18
West Yorkshire -23 4 £350 -11.39% 7
Yorkshire -27 4 £350 -11.39% 17
East Midlands - 4 £350 - 11
Leeds -27 3 £338 +12.50% 4
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 5
Nottinghamshire - 3 £350 - 2
Nottingham - 3 £350 - 2
Watford - 3 - -
Hook - 3 £325 -
Glasgow -3 2 - -
Bristol -3 2 £375 +20.48% 6
Oxfordshire -23 2 £431 +51.31% 1
Berkshire +1 1 £375 +29.87% 5
Reading -2 1 £375 - 3
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £375 - 4
Cambridge -9 1 £375 - 1

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 133 (51.15%) JavaScript
2 124 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (42.69%) HTML
3 111 (42.69%) CSS
4 96 (36.92%) Java
4 96 (36.92%) .NET
5 90 (34.62%) MVC
6 84 (32.31%) TDD
7 72 (27.69%) C#
8 70 (26.92%) SQL
9 69 (26.54%) SQL Server
9 69 (26.54%) ASP.NET
10 63 (24.23%) jQuery
11 50 (19.23%) Oracle
12 48 (18.46%) XML
13 47 (18.08%) Spring
13 47 (18.08%) Ajax
14 44 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (16.54%) Scrum
15 43 (16.54%) Finance
16 42 (16.15%) OO
16 42 (16.15%) HTML5
17 40 (15.38%) J2EE
17 40 (15.38%) Banking
18 38 (14.62%) Git (software)
19 37 (14.23%) AngularJS
20 36 (13.85%) WCF
20 36 (13.85%) Linux
20 36 (13.85%) Web Services
21 34 (13.08%) Unit Testing

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 22 (8.46%) Apache
1 22 (8.46%) Node.js
2 21 (8.08%) CMS
2 21 (8.08%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.46%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.69%) JBoss
6 7 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.31%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.92%) Sitefinity
8 5 (1.92%) Confluence
8 5 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.54%) nginx
10 3 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.15%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.77%) SAS
11 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.31%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Maximo
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) AWD
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.15%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.15%) GitHub
3 3 (1.15%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.77%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) Force.com
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.54%) Internet
2 15 (5.77%) HTTP
3 6 (2.31%) SNMP
3 6 (2.31%) Intranet
4 4 (1.54%) AMQP
5 3 (1.15%) LAN
5 3 (1.15%) WLAN
5 3 (1.15%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) SMTP
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 33 (12.69%) NoSQL
4 25 (9.62%) MySQL
5 14 (5.38%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.85%) DB2
9 8 (3.08%) Big Data
10 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.92%) Informix
13 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.54%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.54%) Redis
14 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.46%) Selenium
3 20 (7.69%) Subversion
4 17 (6.54%) JUnit
5 11 (4.23%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.23%) Grunt
5 11 (4.23%) Bower
6 10 (3.85%) Mockito
7 9 (3.46%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.46%) CruiseControl
8 8 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.08%) Mercurial
8 8 (3.08%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.69%) Ant
10 6 (2.31%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.31%) JIRA
11 5 (1.92%) CppUnit
12 4 (1.54%) Maven
13 3 (1.15%) Lombardi
13 3 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 43 (16.54%) Finance
2 40 (15.38%) Banking
3 10 (3.85%) Marketing
4 7 (2.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.31%) Retail
5 6 (2.31%) Publishing
5 6 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) French Language
7 2 (0.77%) Local Government
7 2 (0.77%) Electronics
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 185 (71.15%) Developer
2 46 (17.69%) .NET Developer
3 43 (16.54%) Java Developer
4 33 (12.69%) Web Developer
5 22 (8.46%) Applications Developer
6 17 (6.54%) Senior Developer
6 17 (6.54%) Web Applications Developer
7 16 (6.15%) Architect
8 12 (4.62%) Designer
9 11 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
10 10 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.85%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.08%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.08%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.08%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (2.69%) Python Developer
12 7 (2.69%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (2.31%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (42.69%) HTML
1 111 (42.69%) CSS
2 96 (36.92%) .NET
3 69 (26.54%) ASP.NET
4 63 (24.23%) jQuery
5 48 (18.46%) XML
6 47 (18.08%) Spring
6 47 (18.08%) Ajax
7 44 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (16.15%) HTML5
9 40 (15.38%) J2EE
10 37 (14.23%) AngularJS
11 36 (13.85%) Web Services
11 36 (13.85%) WCF
12 31 (11.92%) .NET Framework
13 30 (11.54%) JSON
14 28 (10.77%) JSP
14 28 (10.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (10.38%) RESTful
16 26 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.23%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.85%) User Experience
4 8 (3.08%) Tandem
5 6 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.92%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.54%) PDA
7 4 (1.54%) Social Media
8 3 (1.15%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Animation
9 2 (0.77%) Social Network
9 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.77%) iPad
9 2 (0.77%) iPhone
9 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.77%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.85%) Linux
2 24 (9.23%) Windows
3 13 (5.00%) UNIX
4 6 (2.31%) Android
5 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.15%) MVS
8 1 (0.38%) Debian
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (34.62%) MVC
3 84 (32.31%) TDD
4 43 (16.54%) Scrum
5 42 (16.15%) OO
6 34 (13.08%) Unit Testing
7 31 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (10.77%) BDD
9 21 (8.08%) Web Development
10 20 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.54%) Open Source
12 16 (6.15%) SOA
12 16 (6.15%) SDLC
13 14 (5.38%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (5.38%) Configuration Management
13 14 (5.38%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (4.23%) Software Engineering
15 10 (3.85%) Automated Testing
15 10 (3.85%) Web Design
15 10 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (51.15%) JavaScript
2 96 (36.92%) Java
3 72 (27.69%) C#
4 70 (26.92%) SQL
5 25 (9.62%) Ruby
6 21 (8.08%) PHP
7 18 (6.92%) PL/SQL
8 17 (6.54%) Perl
9 15 (5.77%) Python
10 10 (3.85%) C++
11 9 (3.46%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.31%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.31%) VB
13 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.54%) PHP5
13 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.15%) Google Apps Script
15 2 (0.77%) Scala
15 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (4.62%) Degree
1 12 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.31%) DV Cleared
3 5 (1.92%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) MCPD
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Postfix
3 1 (0.38%) iptables
3 1 (0.38%) NFS
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Samba
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.23%) Puppet
2 7 (2.69%) Vagrant
2 7 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (19.23%) Oracle
2 28 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.15%) IBM
4 13 (5.00%) Google
5 8 (3.08%) Zend
6 7 (2.69%) Sybase
7 6 (2.31%) Apple
7 6 (2.31%) Facebook
8 5 (1.92%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.92%) VMware
9 4 (1.54%) Telerik
10 3 (1.15%) Adobe
10 3 (1.15%) Sun
11 2 (0.77%) SAP
11 2 (0.77%) BEA
11 2 (0.77%) Informatica
11 2 (0.77%) Teradata
11 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.77%) Alterian
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