The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Web Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Developer
Rank 597 568 551
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 43 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 64 54
Median daily rate £425 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £38.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Web Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Web Applications Developer in the job title.

Web Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the UK.

Web Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Web Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the UK.

Web Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -31 38 £425 +13.33% 25
London -17 18 £575 +43.75% 5
South East +4 7 £363 -13.43% 8
Scotland -17 5 £448 +74.63%
City of London +34 4 £700 +79.48% 1
North West -3 4 £335 -10.66% 1
Yorkshire -12 3 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 3 £388 -
Erskine - 3 £388 -
Cambridgeshire +20 2 £488 +30.00% 1
East of England +15 2 £488 +30.00% 2
Cambridge +12 2 £488 +30.00% 1
North Yorkshire +6 2 - -
York +4 2 - -
Manchester -9 2 £335 -12.41% 1
Berkshire -10 2 £425 +13.33% 3
Hampshire - 2 £363 - 1
Preston - 2 £333 -
Lancashire - 2 £333 -
East Midlands +1 1 £400 +33.33% 2
Birmingham -4 1 £375 -11.76% 1
Reading -6 1 £425 +13.33% 2
Edinburgh -12 1 £420 +63.90%
West Midlands -21 1 £375 -11.76% 2
North East - 1 £400 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 - 1
Northampton - 1 £400 -
Brighton - 1 £325 - 1
Southampton - 1 £375 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Web Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 69 (81.18%) JavaScript
2 58 (68.24%) HTML
3 56 (65.88%) CSS
4 40 (47.06%) Web Development
5 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (40.00%) HTML5
7 32 (37.65%) AngularJS
8 29 (34.12%) jQuery
8 29 (34.12%) Java
9 27 (31.76%) SQL
9 27 (31.76%) .NET
10 26 (30.59%) MVC
11 25 (29.41%) C#
12 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
13 22 (25.88%) CSS3
14 16 (18.82%) Web Services
14 16 (18.82%) TDD
15 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
16 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
17 13 (15.29%) Scrum
18 12 (14.12%) Web Application Development
18 12 (14.12%) User Experience
18 12 (14.12%) React
18 12 (14.12%) Front End Development
19 11 (12.94%) Finance
19 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
20 10 (11.76%) Marketing
20 10 (11.76%) Banking
20 10 (11.76%) Microsoft

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
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 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) Drupal
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Kentico
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Boomi
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) MySQL
3 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Gradle
2 6 (7.06%) IntelliJ
2 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.71%) Jasmine
3 4 (4.71%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (3.53%) Grunt
4 3 (3.53%) gulp
4 3 (3.53%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) Maven
5 2 (2.35%) Moq
5 2 (2.35%) MSTest
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) Mockito
6 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.18%) NUnit
6 1 (1.18%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
2 10 (11.76%) Marketing
3 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (68.24%) HTML
2 56 (65.88%) CSS
3 34 (40.00%) HTML5
4 32 (37.65%) AngularJS
5 29 (34.12%) jQuery
6 27 (31.76%) .NET
7 22 (25.88%) CSS3
8 16 (18.82%) Web Services
9 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 12 (14.12%) React
11 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (11.76%) Ember.js
13 9 (10.59%) REST
13 9 (10.59%) XML
14 8 (9.41%) .NET Framework
14 8 (9.41%) Ajax
14 8 (9.41%) Node.js
15 7 (8.24%) JSON
16 6 (7.06%) Backbone.js
16 6 (7.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) User Experience
2 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.41%) Virtual Team
4 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Animation
6 2 (2.35%) Blog
7 1 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) DTV
7 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.18%) iPad
7 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.18%) Online Games
7 1 (1.18%) Psychology
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.18%) VLE
7 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Android
1 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Web Development
2 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (30.59%) MVC
4 16 (18.82%) TDD
5 13 (15.29%) Scrum
6 12 (14.12%) Front End Development
6 12 (14.12%) Web Application Development
7 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.59%) Open Source
9 7 (8.24%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.24%) SOA
9 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.06%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (7.06%) Kanban
10 6 (7.06%) Pair Programming
10 6 (7.06%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.06%) SOLID
11 5 (5.88%) Content Management
11 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (81.18%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.12%) Java
3 27 (31.76%) SQL
4 25 (29.41%) C#
5 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.41%) PHP
7 5 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (4.71%) VB
9 3 (3.53%) C++
9 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.53%) VB6
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) C
11 1 (1.18%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SDET
2 1 (1.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) New Relic
4 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.18%) Cognos
4 1 (1.18%) Dell
4 1 (1.18%) Google
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) iManage
4 1 (1.18%) Informatica
4 1 (1.18%) OpenText
4 1 (1.18%) Rally
4 1 (1.18%) RedDot
4 1 (1.18%) Reuters
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Sencha
4 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.18%) WSO2
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