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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Development
UK
Rank 453 456 460
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 134 176 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 113 96
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 127 £425 +6.25% 173
London +10 75 £450 +9.09% 45
South East -2 27 £325 -14.47% 38
City of London +5 20 £450 +13.22% 5
East Midlands - 10 £420 - 5
West Sussex +5 6 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £340 +51.11% 3
Oxfordshire -5 6 - - 4
Cheshire +29 5 £400 -60.00% 5
North West +29 5 £400 -60.00% 21
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 5 £300 -70.00% 2
Tyne and Wear -21 5 £300 -70.00% 3
North East -21 5 £300 -14.28% 3
Milton Keynes - 5 £340 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £420 - 1
Hampshire +11 4 £375 +5.41% 9
Worthing - 4 £325 - 1
Scotland +22 3 £243 -21.77% 3
Berkshire +9 3 £315 -17.17% 2
Slough +2 3 £315 -17.17%
East of England +2 3 £450 -10.00% 19
Crewe - 3 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £450 - 2
Edinburgh +17 2 £243 -21.77% 2
Cambridge +4 2 £413 -17.50% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £413 -17.50% 5
Leicestershire - 2 £325 - 1
Chester - 2 £388 -
Nottingham - 2 £419 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £538 -

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 261 (69.79%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (44.12%) HTML
3 160 (42.78%) JavaScript
4 134 (35.83%) CSS
5 116 (31.02%) AngularJS
6 111 (29.68%) Java
6 111 (29.68%) MVC
7 105 (28.07%) TDD
8 101 (27.01%) Scrum
9 93 (24.87%) HTML5
10 84 (22.46%) .NET
11 81 (21.66%) C#
12 76 (20.32%) Web Development
13 70 (18.72%) Git (software)
13 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
14 59 (15.78%) Kanban
14 59 (15.78%) Publishing
15 56 (14.97%) ASP.NET
15 56 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
16 55 (14.71%) MongoDB
16 55 (14.71%) User Experience
17 52 (13.90%) BDD
17 52 (13.90%) Spring
18 51 (13.64%) Node.js
19 50 (13.37%) Legal
19 50 (13.37%) React
20 49 (13.10%) PHP
21 48 (12.83%) SQL
21 48 (12.83%) Web Services
22 47 (12.57%) Finance

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (9.09%) Apache
2 16 (4.28%) nginx
2 16 (4.28%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.74%) JBoss
4 13 (3.48%) CMS
5 12 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.14%) Sitefinity
7 7 (1.87%) Drupal
8 6 (1.60%) DNN
8 6 (1.60%) IIS
8 6 (1.60%) Immediacy CMS
8 6 (1.60%) Kentico
8 6 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.60%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.34%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.34%) Liferay
9 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.07%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.07%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Magento
1 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.01%) GitHub
2 15 (4.01%) PaaS
3 11 (2.94%) IaaS
3 11 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.60%) Force.com
6 2 (0.53%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.53%) Heroku
6 2 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.53%) SaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.27%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.35%) Internet
2 11 (2.94%) DKIM
2 11 (2.94%) DMARC
2 11 (2.94%) SMTP
3 4 (1.07%) HTTP
4 3 (0.80%) AMQP
5 2 (0.53%) DNS
5 2 (0.53%) SNMP
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
6 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 55 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 35 (9.36%) Relational Database
4 31 (8.29%) MySQL
4 31 (8.29%) NoSQL
5 26 (6.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (5.61%) Big Data
8 18 (4.81%) CouchDB
9 16 (4.28%) Redis
10 14 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (2.41%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.87%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.34%) RDBMS
17 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (18.72%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 41 (10.96%) Subversion
3 37 (9.89%) Gradle
4 20 (5.35%) IntelliJ
5 19 (5.08%) Eclipse
5 19 (5.08%) JIRA
6 18 (4.81%) Ant
7 14 (3.74%) Mercurial
8 13 (3.48%) webpack
9 11 (2.94%) Maven
10 10 (2.67%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.41%) Babel
11 9 (2.41%) Selenium
12 8 (2.14%) GoCD
12 8 (2.14%) JUnit
12 8 (2.14%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.60%) Mockito
General
1 59 (15.78%) Publishing
2 50 (13.37%) Legal
3 47 (12.57%) Finance
4 22 (5.88%) Banking
5 12 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.14%) Retail
7 6 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.34%) Back Office
8 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
9 3 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 249 (66.58%) Developer
2 64 (17.11%) Designer
2 64 (17.11%) Java Developer
3 62 (16.58%) Content Designer
4 43 (11.50%) .NET Developer
5 37 (9.89%) C# Developer
6 35 (9.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 35 (9.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 29 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (7.22%) Applications Developer
8 27 (7.22%) PHP Developer
9 23 (6.15%) HTML Developer
10 21 (5.61%) HTML CSS Developer
11 20 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.35%) Web Developer
12 18 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (4.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (4.01%) Architect
15 14 (3.74%) Senior Developer
16 13 (3.48%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (44.12%) HTML
2 134 (35.83%) CSS
3 116 (31.02%) AngularJS
4 93 (24.87%) HTML5
5 84 (22.46%) .NET
6 56 (14.97%) ASP.NET
7 52 (13.90%) Spring
8 51 (13.64%) Node.js
9 50 (13.37%) React
10 48 (12.83%) Web Services
11 43 (11.50%) jQuery
12 39 (10.43%) CSS3
13 38 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (9.36%) REST
15 32 (8.56%) Ajax
15 32 (8.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 31 (8.29%) JSON
17 27 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 26 (6.95%) RESTful
18 26 (6.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.71%) User Experience
2 32 (8.56%) Management Information System
2 32 (8.56%) Social Media
3 14 (3.74%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.60%) Tandem
7 5 (1.34%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.34%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.07%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.80%) Fintech
10 2 (0.53%) DataPower
10 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.53%) Equities
10 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.09%) Linux
2 14 (3.74%) Windows
3 8 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.60%) Android
4 6 (1.60%) Solaris
4 6 (1.60%) Unix
5 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (69.79%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (29.68%) MVC
3 105 (28.07%) TDD
4 101 (27.01%) Scrum
5 76 (20.32%) Web Development
6 59 (15.78%) Kanban
7 56 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (13.90%) BDD
9 45 (12.03%) SEO
9 45 (12.03%) SOA
10 44 (11.76%) Front End Development
11 40 (10.70%) OO
12 39 (10.43%) E-Commerce
13 37 (9.89%) Web Usability
14 32 (8.56%) DevOps
14 32 (8.56%) Refactoring
15 31 (8.29%) SDLC
16 30 (8.02%) Pair Programming
17 27 (7.22%) Software Engineering
18 26 (6.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 160 (42.78%) JavaScript
2 111 (29.68%) Java
3 81 (21.66%) C#
4 49 (13.10%) PHP
5 48 (12.83%) SQL
6 36 (9.63%) Scala
7 26 (6.95%) Python
8 16 (4.28%) Ruby
9 15 (4.01%) ES6
10 14 (3.74%) Groovy
11 9 (2.41%) Apex Code
11 9 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.34%) R
12 5 (1.34%) VBA
13 4 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.80%) C++
15 2 (0.53%) Perl
15 2 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (4.01%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.94%) Degree
3 9 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.53%) MCTS
6 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) MCAD
6 1 (0.27%) MCITP
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) MCSD
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.50%) QA
2 9 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 23 (6.15%) Docker
2 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.53%) HDFS
3 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (6.15%) Ansible
2 18 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.55%) Puppet
4 8 (2.14%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.14%) Rancher
5 5 (1.34%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (10.43%) New Relic
2 24 (6.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.42%) Oracle
3 23 (6.15%) Zend
4 9 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.87%) IBM
5 7 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.60%) Alterian
6 6 (1.60%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.60%) Ektron
6 6 (1.60%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.34%) GigaSpaces
7 5 (1.34%) HP
7 5 (1.34%) SAP
8 4 (1.07%) Adobe
8 4 (1.07%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.07%) Google
8 4 (1.07%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.80%) VMware
9 3 (0.80%) Xamarin
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