The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Developer
Rank 586 552 515
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 27 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.070% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.076% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 24
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£350 £323 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £218 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £500 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £265
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.75 -

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
50953 48768 42881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.48% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31537 30266 24598
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 1997 2122
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Web Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 May 2015.

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 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -33 26 £350 +8.52% 19
West Yorkshire -5 12 £350 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -11 12 £350 +11.11% 2
London +8 7 £378 -22.56% 4
City of London +4 5 £380 -20.00% 3
South West +11 3 £320 -0.77% 2
Leeds -11 3 £263 -16.66%
South East -18 3 £394 +30.05% 7
Bradford - 3 £325 - 1
Gloucester - 2 £320 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £320 -
Reigate +4 1 £413 -2.94% 1
Surrey +3 1 £413 -2.94% 1
Berkshire -1 1 £375 +108.04% 1
Scotland -3 1 £238 +5.55% 1
Reading -4 1 £375 +108.04% 1
North West -25 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
Edinburgh - 1 £238 - 1
Exeter - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -

Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Web Applications Developer in their job title.

1 40 (65.57%) JavaScript
2 37 (60.66%) HTML
3 35 (57.38%) .NET
4 31 (50.82%) C#
4 31 (50.82%) CSS
5 29 (47.54%) SQL Server
5 29 (47.54%) MVC
6 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
7 20 (32.79%) jQuery
8 19 (31.15%) HTML5
8 19 (31.15%) Web Services
9 18 (29.51%) WCF
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.95%) TDD
11 14 (22.95%) Web Development
11 14 (22.95%) SQL
12 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (21.31%) Java
12 13 (21.31%) CMS
13 12 (19.67%) N-Tier
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (19.67%) Web Application Development
14 11 (18.03%) CSS3
15 10 (16.39%) Linux
15 10 (16.39%) Ajax
16 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
16 9 (14.75%) PHP
16 9 (14.75%) XML
16 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
16 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Web Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.31%) CMS
2 8 (13.11%) Umbraco
3 7 (11.48%) Apache
4 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (6.56%) Sitefinity
5 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.64%) Jadu
7 1 (1.64%) Confluence
7 1 (1.64%) WordPress
7 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) SSH
3 1 (1.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) KDB
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.92%) NUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Xcode
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.64%) TestNG
7 1 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.64%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Moq
7 1 (1.64%) Mockito
7 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Front Office
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) HTML
2 35 (57.38%) .NET
3 31 (50.82%) CSS
4 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
5 20 (32.79%) jQuery
6 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 19 (31.15%) HTML5
7 18 (29.51%) WCF
8 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.03%) CSS3
10 10 (16.39%) Ajax
11 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
11 9 (14.75%) XML
11 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.84%) Spring
13 5 (8.20%) NHibernate
13 5 (8.20%) Google Maps API
13 5 (8.20%) SOAP
14 4 (6.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) iPad
4 2 (3.28%) iPhone
4 2 (3.28%) W3C
4 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) UNIX
3 4 (6.56%) Android
4 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) TDD
3 14 (22.95%) Web Development
4 12 (19.67%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.20%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.20%) SOA
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) Analytics
7 4 (6.56%) Content Management
7 4 (6.56%) Time Management
8 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) BDD
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) JavaScript
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 14 (22.95%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Java
5 9 (14.75%) PHP
6 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Python
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) XAML
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) VB6
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) MCSD
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) EPiServer
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Google
3 3 (4.92%) Apple
3 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.28%) Sencha
5 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) Atomikos
5 1 (1.64%) FatWire
5 1 (1.64%) Telerik
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
5 1 (1.64%) EMC
5 1 (1.64%) Lotus
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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