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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Development
Rank 458 455 473
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 171 152 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 96 78
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 159 £394 +4.99% 195
London +24 69 £416 +11.00% 56
South East +28 40 £378 +13.53% 29
South West +7 15 £325 -18.75% 10
Berkshire +14 14 £380 +11.76% 2
Oxfordshire +10 11 £400 +23.07% 4
West Midlands -11 10 £350 +27.27% 10
Scotland -12 10 £310 -11.42% 8
North East -16 10 £350 +27.27% 12
City of London +50 9 £397 +5.98% 8
North West -21 9 £400 - 23
Slough +14 8 £380 +11.76%
Bristol +7 8 £325 +0.77% 6
Manchester - 7 £400 - 10
Gloucestershire +4 6 £520 +28.00%
Oxford +2 6 £410 +26.15% 2
Surrey -4 6 £345 -14.55% 7
East of England -2 5 £500 +25.00% 23
Tyne and Wear -23 5 £350 +27.27% 12
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 5 £350 +27.27% 10
Durham - 5 £350 -
Brighton +20 4 £375 +15.38% 1
East Sussex +10 4 £375 +15.38% 1
Edinburgh -23 4 £310 -11.42% 4
Stirling - 4 - -
Telford - 4 £450 -
Shropshire - 4 £450 -
Hertfordshire +5 3 - - 5
Watford +1 3 - -
Birmingham -5 3 £350 +27.27% 2

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 223 (55.89%) JavaScript
2 215 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (43.86%) HTML
4 152 (38.10%) CSS
5 140 (35.09%) Java
6 111 (27.82%) MVC
7 109 (27.32%) .NET
8 104 (26.07%) TDD
9 95 (23.81%) SQL
10 88 (22.06%) C#
11 87 (21.80%) HTML5
12 84 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 82 (20.55%) ASP.NET
13 82 (20.55%) Web Services
14 79 (19.80%) SQL Server
14 79 (19.80%) AngularJS
15 76 (19.05%) Linux
15 76 (19.05%) jQuery
16 72 (18.05%) Spring
17 60 (15.04%) Subversion
18 59 (14.79%) PHP
18 59 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
19 57 (14.29%) RESTful
20 55 (13.78%) Publishing
21 52 (13.03%) Finance
21 52 (13.03%) CSS3
22 51 (12.78%) Scrum
23 50 (12.53%) ASP.NET MVC
23 50 (12.53%) XML
24 48 (12.03%) E-Commerce

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 35 (8.77%) CMS
2 32 (8.02%) Node.js
3 27 (6.77%) Apache
4 21 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 18 (4.51%) Tomcat
6 16 (4.01%) Drupal
7 14 (3.51%) IIS
8 12 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (2.76%) JBoss
10 10 (2.51%) Apache Solr
11 8 (2.01%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (1.75%) ArcGIS
12 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.50%) WordPress
14 5 (1.25%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.25%) Umbraco
15 4 (1.00%) nginx
15 4 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
16 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.00%) MS Office
5 3 (0.75%) SPSS
6 2 (0.50%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.26%) Force.com
2 19 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.76%) Google Analytics
4 9 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (1.75%) Google Tag Manager
6 4 (1.00%) GitHub
7 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.75%) SaaS
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.50%) Route 53
9 1 (0.25%) Heroku
9 1 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.76%) HTTP
2 9 (2.26%) Intranet
2 9 (2.26%) SNMP
3 7 (1.75%) Internet
4 6 (1.50%) LDAP
5 3 (0.75%) SSL
5 3 (0.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.50%) Converged Networks
6 2 (0.50%) Network Security
6 2 (0.50%) SAN
7 1 (0.25%) LAN
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.78%) MySQL
3 40 (10.03%) Relational Database
4 30 (7.52%) NoSQL
5 29 (7.27%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.76%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.01%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.75%) CouchDB
10 7 (1.75%) GIS
10 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.50%) DB2
11 6 (1.50%) Redis
12 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.25%) QlikView
13 4 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 84 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 60 (15.04%) Subversion
3 43 (10.78%) Jenkins
4 38 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 24 (6.02%) Ant
6 20 (5.01%) Maven
7 19 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.01%) JUnit
9 14 (3.51%) Hudson
10 13 (3.26%) JIRA
10 13 (3.26%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.76%) IntelliJ
11 11 (2.76%) NUnit
12 10 (2.51%) Gradle
12 10 (2.51%) Mockito
12 10 (2.51%) Moq
12 10 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.26%) MSTest
14 8 (2.01%) Protractor
14 8 (2.01%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 55 (13.78%) Publishing
2 52 (13.03%) Finance
3 28 (7.02%) Banking
3 28 (7.02%) Legal
4 22 (5.51%) Retail
5 18 (4.51%) Marketing
6 9 (2.26%) Advertising
6 9 (2.26%) Front Office
6 9 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.50%) Back Office
8 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) French Language
9 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 263 (65.91%) Developer
2 72 (18.05%) .NET Developer
3 62 (15.54%) C# Developer
4 61 (15.29%) Java Developer
5 51 (12.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 47 (11.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (10.53%) Designer
8 39 (9.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (9.52%) Web Developer
10 35 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 34 (8.52%) PHP Developer
12 31 (7.77%) Senior Developer
13 30 (7.52%) Applications Developer
13 30 (7.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 28 (7.02%) HTML Developer
15 24 (6.02%) Angular Developer
16 23 (5.76%) Web Applications Developer
17 22 (5.51%) Agile Developer
18 19 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
18 19 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (43.86%) HTML
2 152 (38.10%) CSS
3 109 (27.32%) .NET
4 87 (21.80%) HTML5
5 82 (20.55%) ASP.NET
5 82 (20.55%) Web Services
6 79 (19.80%) AngularJS
7 76 (19.05%) jQuery
8 72 (18.05%) Spring
9 57 (14.29%) RESTful
10 52 (13.03%) CSS3
11 50 (12.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (12.53%) XML
12 40 (10.03%) WCF
13 34 (8.52%) Ajax
14 32 (8.02%) J2EE
15 30 (7.52%) Hibernate
15 30 (7.52%) SOAP
16 29 (7.27%) .NET Framework
17 28 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.53%) User Experience
2 22 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.26%) Social Media
4 20 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.51%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.01%) Ontologies
9 7 (1.75%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.50%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.50%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.25%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.00%) Tandem
13 3 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.75%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.05%) Linux
2 32 (8.02%) Windows
3 17 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.76%) Unix
5 9 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.75%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) AIX
8 2 (0.50%) Debian
8 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (27.82%) MVC
3 104 (26.07%) TDD
4 59 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (12.78%) Scrum
6 48 (12.03%) E-Commerce
7 47 (11.78%) SDLC
8 42 (10.53%) SOA
9 41 (10.28%) OO
10 39 (9.77%) SEO
11 35 (8.77%) Web Development
12 34 (8.52%) BDD
13 32 (8.02%) Software Engineering
14 27 (6.77%) Open Source
15 24 (6.02%) Analytics
16 23 (5.76%) Domain-Driven Design
16 23 (5.76%) User Stories
17 22 (5.51%) DevOps
17 22 (5.51%) Front End Development
18 21 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 223 (55.89%) JavaScript
2 140 (35.09%) Java
3 95 (23.81%) SQL
4 88 (22.06%) C#
5 59 (14.79%) PHP
6 28 (7.02%) Ruby
7 25 (6.27%) Python
8 20 (5.01%) Apex Code
9 19 (4.76%) C
10 18 (4.51%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.01%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.51%) C++
13 9 (2.26%) ES6
13 9 (2.26%) Perl
13 9 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.26%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.00%) Scala
14 4 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (7.02%) Degree
1 28 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.76%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.50%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.50%) PMP
3 6 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.50%) CCNA
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) COBIT
2 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.50%) Docker
3 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.76%) Puppet
2 10 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.50%) Ansible
4 3 (0.75%) yum
5 2 (0.50%) SCCM
5 2 (0.50%) SCOM
5 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.25%) Salt
6 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (11.28%) Oracle
2 28 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (4.51%) Google
5 14 (3.51%) Adobe
6 12 (3.01%) IBM
7 9 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.26%) Zend
8 8 (2.01%) Perforce
8 8 (2.01%) VMware
9 5 (1.25%) Facebook
9 5 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.25%) Sun
9 5 (1.25%) Tableau
10 4 (1.00%) ESRI
10 4 (1.00%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.00%) Lumension
10 4 (1.00%) Sophos
11 3 (0.75%) ILOG
11 3 (0.75%) Telerik
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Templeton and Partners Limited
Rate: £0 - 1,000k per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 275-300
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Lancashire
aap3
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