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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 494 430 458
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +28
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 136 183 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 118 97
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £243 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
46277 43014 40015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.09% 76.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30167 26709 24575
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1257 1173 1116
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 -19 132 £400 - 301
London -21 72 £450 +5.88% 62
South East -23 23 £338 -12.90% 61
City of London +12 21 £475 +11.76% 3
West Sussex - 8 £288 - 5
East of England +4 7 £396 +9.31% 29
West Midlands +8 6 £400 +11.88% 23
Hampshire -5 6 £325 -21.21% 11
Yorkshire -27 6 £338 -14.55% 22
East Midlands - 6 £338 - 27
Worthing - 6 - - 1
Hertfordshire +11 5 - - 8
Surrey -4 5 £425 - 5
South West -4 5 £388 +24.49% 23
Watford - 5 - - 1
Scotland -21 4 £354 +45.87% 17
West Yorkshire -30 4 £350 -11.39% 14
Nottinghamshire - 4 £350 - 7
Nottingham - 4 £350 - 7
Hook - 4 £300 -
Birmingham +9 3 £400 -5.88% 3
Bristol 0 3 £388 +19.23% 5
Edinburgh -16 3 £350 +44.32% 8
Leeds - 3 £338 - 8
Berkshire -3 2 - - 15
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £396 - 16
Cheshire -13 2 £385 +75.00% 15
Warrington -15 2 £385 +75.00% 6
North West -32 2 £385 -0.64% 42
Guildford - 2 - - 1

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 138 (51.69%) JavaScript
2 132 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (41.20%) HTML
4 107 (40.07%) CSS
5 105 (39.33%) MVC
6 99 (37.08%) .NET
7 88 (32.96%) Java
8 87 (32.58%) TDD
9 78 (29.21%) C#
10 71 (26.59%) ASP.NET
11 70 (26.22%) SQL
12 64 (23.97%) SQL Server
13 60 (22.47%) jQuery
14 49 (18.35%) OO
15 48 (17.98%) Scrum
15 48 (17.98%) Git (software)
16 47 (17.60%) Linux
17 46 (17.23%) Web Services
17 46 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (16.48%) Spring
18 44 (16.48%) Ajax
18 44 (16.48%) Oracle
19 43 (16.10%) HTML5
19 43 (16.10%) WCF
20 40 (14.98%) AngularJS
21 39 (14.61%) Finance
22 38 (14.23%) XML
22 38 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (13.86%) Relational Database
24 36 (13.48%) MySQL

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (10.11%) Node.js
2 24 (8.99%) Apache
3 23 (8.61%) CMS
4 16 (5.99%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.87%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.75%) Drupal
7 8 (3.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.62%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.25%) IIS
10 5 (1.87%) JBoss
10 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.87%) nginx
10 5 (1.87%) Confluence
11 4 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.12%) ColdFusion
12 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.12%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Maximo
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.12%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.12%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.12%) GitHub
2 3 (1.12%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.75%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Heroku
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Force.com
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.87%) Internet
2 10 (3.75%) HTTP
3 6 (2.25%) SNMP
4 5 (1.87%) LDAP
5 4 (1.50%) AMQP
6 3 (1.12%) LAN
6 3 (1.12%) WLAN
6 3 (1.12%) WAN
7 2 (0.75%) Intranet
8 1 (0.37%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.37%) Network Security
8 1 (0.37%) SMTP
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.86%) Relational Database
3 36 (13.48%) MySQL
4 34 (12.73%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.87%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.49%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.00%) DB2
7 8 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.25%) Big Data
10 5 (1.87%) Redis
10 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.87%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.12%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (1.12%) Informix
13 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 48 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.12%) Selenium
3 17 (6.37%) Subversion
4 14 (5.24%) JUnit
5 12 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.49%) Grunt
6 11 (4.12%) Bower
7 10 (3.75%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.37%) Mockito
8 9 (3.37%) Mercurial
9 8 (3.00%) Ant
9 8 (3.00%) CruiseControl
9 8 (3.00%) JIRA
10 7 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.62%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.25%) Maven
12 5 (1.87%) NUnit
12 5 (1.87%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.87%) Gradle
13 3 (1.12%) gulp
General
1 39 (14.61%) Finance
2 30 (11.24%) Banking
3 13 (4.87%) Publishing
4 10 (3.75%) Marketing
5 8 (3.00%) Retail
6 6 (2.25%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.25%) Advertising
7 3 (1.12%) French Language
7 3 (1.12%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 197 (73.78%) Developer
2 51 (19.10%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.85%) Java Developer
4 26 (9.74%) Web Developer
4 26 (9.74%) PHP Developer
5 21 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 16 (5.99%) Architect
7 15 (5.62%) Applications Developer
8 14 (5.24%) Designer
9 11 (4.12%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.12%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 11 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.75%) Web Applications Developer
11 9 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.00%) Programmer
12 8 (3.00%) Analyst
13 7 (2.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (41.20%) HTML
2 107 (40.07%) CSS
3 99 (37.08%) .NET
4 71 (26.59%) ASP.NET
5 60 (22.47%) jQuery
6 46 (17.23%) Web Services
6 46 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (16.48%) Spring
7 44 (16.48%) Ajax
8 43 (16.10%) WCF
8 43 (16.10%) HTML5
9 40 (14.98%) AngularJS
10 38 (14.23%) XML
11 34 (12.73%) .NET Framework
12 33 (12.36%) J2EE
13 30 (11.24%) RESTful
14 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (10.49%) JSON
16 27 (10.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (10.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.87%) User Experience
3 9 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.00%) Tandem
5 7 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.87%) Derivative
6 5 (1.87%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.12%) Social Media
8 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.75%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.75%) Social Network
9 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.37%) iPhone
9 1 (0.37%) PDA
9 1 (0.37%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.60%) Linux
2 25 (9.36%) Windows
3 16 (5.99%) UNIX
4 5 (1.87%) Android
4 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.12%) MVS
6 2 (0.75%) AIX
6 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Debian
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (39.33%) MVC
3 87 (32.58%) TDD
4 49 (18.35%) OO
5 48 (17.98%) Scrum
6 38 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (11.24%) BDD
8 27 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 26 (9.74%) Web Development
9 26 (9.74%) E-Commerce
10 18 (6.74%) Open Source
11 16 (5.99%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (5.99%) SOA
11 16 (5.99%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.99%) Automated Testing
12 15 (5.62%) SDLC
13 14 (5.24%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.24%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.87%) Refactoring
14 13 (4.87%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.69%) JavaScript
2 88 (32.96%) Java
3 78 (29.21%) C#
4 70 (26.22%) SQL
5 36 (13.48%) PHP
6 27 (10.11%) Ruby
7 24 (8.99%) Perl
8 18 (6.74%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.99%) Python
10 13 (4.87%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.37%) C++
12 7 (2.62%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.62%) VB
12 7 (2.62%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.87%) PHP5
13 5 (1.87%) C
14 4 (1.50%) Korn
15 3 (1.12%) Scala
15 3 (1.12%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 17 (6.37%) Degree
2 15 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.87%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.37%) MCPD
5 1 (0.37%) CCNA
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.12%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) iptables
3 1 (0.37%) NFS
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Postfix
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.37%) Samba
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.49%) Puppet
2 8 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.00%) Ansible
3 7 (2.62%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.75%) SCCM
4 2 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (16.48%) Oracle
2 27 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.99%) Zend
4 13 (4.87%) IBM
5 8 (3.00%) Sun
6 7 (2.62%) Facebook
7 6 (2.25%) Google
7 6 (2.25%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.25%) VMware
8 5 (1.87%) New Relic
9 4 (1.50%) Telerik
9 4 (1.50%) Apple
9 4 (1.50%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) Sybase
11 2 (0.75%) SAP
11 2 (0.75%) Citrix
11 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.75%) Alterian
11 2 (0.75%) Twitter
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Hampshire
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