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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 405 434 369
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -65
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 198 144 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.37% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 104 149
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£391 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%

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
41835 39073 41091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.23% 73.30% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25909 24001 23803
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1148 1055 1460
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.97 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +5 159 £400 +6.66% 215
London +43 92 £410 +2.50% 59
South East +2 29 £388 +3.33% 57
City of London +34 23 £413 -2.94% 15
Hampshire +10 21 £438 +27.73% 10
Scotland +1 21 £243 - 12
Glasgow -8 11 £250 - 8
Edinburgh - 10 £243 - 3
Southampton +1 9 £438 +16.66% 2
North West -4 8 £381 +8.92% 30
East of England -27 8 £363 -14.70% 23
South West -31 8 £311 -17.00% 10
Manchester -4 7 £388 +10.71% 14
West Midlands -25 6 £358 +8.33% 6
Wales -14 5 - - 4
Bristol - 5 £325 - 4
West Yorkshire +14 4 £395 - 6
Yorkshire +7 4 £395 - 13
Berkshire +5 4 £290 +28.88% 7
Portsmouth - 4 £500 - 1
Birmingham +3 3 £425 -26.08% 2
Slough -2 3 £290 +31.81% 2
Oxfordshire +5 2 £248 -23.84% 7
Cambridgeshire -6 2 - - 9
Cambridge -12 2 - - 8
Basingstoke - 2 £246 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £328 -
Dorset 0 1 - - 1
Essex -1 1 - - 3
Staffordshire -4 1 £290 -12.12% 1

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 192 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 176 (47.31%) CSS
3 175 (47.04%) HTML
4 129 (34.68%) Java
5 119 (31.99%) .NET
6 109 (29.30%) MVC
7 102 (27.42%) C#
8 98 (26.34%) HTML5
9 88 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (23.12%) SQL Server
11 83 (22.31%) SQL
11 83 (22.31%) CSS3
12 76 (20.43%) jQuery
13 74 (19.89%) ASP.NET
13 74 (19.89%) TDD
14 63 (16.94%) Spring
15 60 (16.13%) OO
16 56 (15.05%) XML
17 55 (14.78%) Oracle
18 48 (12.90%) Web Services
18 48 (12.90%) AngularJS
19 43 (11.56%) Node.js
19 43 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 42 (11.29%) Unit Testing
21 40 (10.75%) Ajax
21 40 (10.75%) Scrum
22 38 (10.22%) Microsoft
22 38 (10.22%) .NET Framework
23 37 (9.95%) Windows
24 36 (9.68%) Apple iOS

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 43 (11.56%) Node.js
2 24 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.65%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (4.03%) CMS
6 12 (3.23%) Apache
7 9 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.15%) Drupal
8 8 (2.15%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.34%) Liferay
11 5 (1.34%) IIS
12 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.81%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.54%) Confluence
14 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) Misys Midas
2 3 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.81%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.15%) Force.com
2 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.69%) HTTP
1 10 (2.69%) Internet
2 3 (0.81%) LDAP
2 3 (0.81%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.54%) SSL
3 2 (0.54%) AMQP
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) SMS
4 1 (0.27%) SAN
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.18%) Redis
3 23 (6.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (5.91%) MySQL
4 22 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.69%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.69%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.88%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.08%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.81%) Datomic
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (8.60%) Eclipse
2 21 (5.65%) Subversion
2 21 (5.65%) Selenium
3 19 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 18 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.84%) CruiseControl
5 15 (4.03%) JIRA
6 13 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.88%) Maven
8 6 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.61%) Mocha
8 6 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.34%) JUnit
10 4 (1.08%) Ant
10 4 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.08%) MSTest
10 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.81%) Hudson
11 3 (0.81%) JBuilder
General
1 35 (9.41%) Finance
2 30 (8.06%) Banking
2 30 (8.06%) Publishing
3 14 (3.76%) Legal
4 8 (2.15%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.15%) Marketing
5 7 (1.88%) Advertising
6 5 (1.34%) Retail
7 3 (0.81%) Games
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) French Language
8 2 (0.54%) German Language
8 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 275 (73.92%) Developer
2 62 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 59 (15.86%) .NET Developer
4 52 (13.98%) Web Developer
5 49 (13.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 38 (10.22%) Programmer
7 31 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 26 (6.99%) Designer
9 17 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.03%) Architect
10 15 (4.03%) Applications Developer
11 14 (3.76%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.76%) Web Applications Developer
11 14 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (2.42%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.42%) C++ Developer
13 9 (2.42%) C++ Programmer
14 8 (2.15%) Web Programmer
14 8 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (47.31%) CSS
2 175 (47.04%) HTML
3 119 (31.99%) .NET
4 98 (26.34%) HTML5
5 83 (22.31%) CSS3
6 76 (20.43%) jQuery
7 74 (19.89%) ASP.NET
8 63 (16.94%) Spring
9 56 (15.05%) XML
10 48 (12.90%) Web Services
10 48 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 43 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (10.75%) Ajax
13 38 (10.22%) .NET Framework
14 36 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
15 35 (9.41%) XSLT
16 34 (9.14%) Hibernate
16 34 (9.14%) J2EE
17 29 (7.80%) JSP
17 29 (7.80%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.80%) Open Source
2 21 (5.65%) Social Media
3 18 (4.84%) Wiki
4 17 (4.57%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.76%) Animation
6 12 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.61%) Replication
8 6 (1.61%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.08%) Human Factors
10 4 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.08%) Streaming Music
11 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.81%) iSeries
11 3 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.81%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.81%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.95%) Windows
2 36 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 31 (8.33%) UNIX
4 26 (6.99%) Linux
5 22 (5.91%) Mac OS X
6 10 (2.69%) Android
7 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.08%) Solaris
9 3 (0.81%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.54%) zOS
10 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
11 1 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (29.30%) MVC
2 88 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (19.89%) TDD
4 60 (16.13%) OO
5 42 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 40 (10.75%) Scrum
7 32 (8.60%) Web Development
8 29 (7.80%) BDD
9 27 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.18%) OOP
11 22 (5.91%) Automated Testing
12 20 (5.38%) SEO
12 20 (5.38%) RAD
13 19 (5.11%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.11%) Content Management
14 18 (4.84%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 17 (4.57%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.57%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (4.30%) CRM
17 15 (4.03%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 192 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 129 (34.68%) Java
3 102 (27.42%) C#
4 83 (22.31%) SQL
5 30 (8.06%) PHP
6 20 (5.38%) Perl
7 19 (5.11%) Shell Script
8 18 (4.84%) PL/SQL
9 17 (4.57%) C++
10 14 (3.76%) C
11 13 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.23%) Python
13 10 (2.69%) VB
13 10 (2.69%) Ruby
14 8 (2.15%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.61%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.08%) XAML
18 3 (0.81%) ClojureScript
18 3 (0.81%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 22 (5.91%) Degree
2 19 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.81%) PMP
7 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.54%) HND
7 2 (0.54%) MCTS
7 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) MCITP
8 1 (0.27%) MCP
8 1 (0.27%) MCAD
8 1 (0.27%) MCSD
8 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.42%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.08%) Docker
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Ansible
1 3 (0.81%) Puppet
2 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (14.78%) Oracle
2 38 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.42%) Google
5 7 (1.88%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.61%) IBM
6 6 (1.61%) Facebook
6 6 (1.61%) Twitter
7 4 (1.08%) JBoss
7 4 (1.08%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.81%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.81%) Sencha
8 3 (0.81%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.81%) Sun
8 3 (0.81%) Remedy
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.81%) BMC
8 3 (0.81%) Telerik
8 3 (0.81%) BT
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £650 per day Rate Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago