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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Developer
Rank 600 594 562
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 61 55 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 47
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £260 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +3 55 £425 +18.88% 24
London +12 30 £500 +25.00% 5
South East +12 12 £363 -12.12% 9
City of London +54 11 £700 +75.00%
Oxfordshire - 7 - - 1
Oxford - 6 - - 1
Scotland +5 5 £448 +74.63% 1
North West -3 4 £335 -10.66% 1
Manchester -4 3 £335 -12.41% 1
Erskine - 3 £388 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £388 -
Berkshire +5 2 £425 +13.33% 2
East Midlands +1 2 £368 +22.50% 2
Hampshire 0 2 £363 - 3
South West -7 2 £388 +23.01% 1
North East -37 2 £400 +23.07%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £400 -
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £400 -
Abingdon - 2 - -
Cambridge +15 1 £475 +26.66% 2
East of England +15 1 £475 +26.66% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £475 +26.66% 2
Reading +7 1 £425 +13.33%
Gloucester +2 1 £400 +26.98%
Cheshire 0 1 £650 +78.08%
Gloucestershire -2 1 £400 +26.98%
Edinburgh -3 1 £420 +63.90%
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £335 +11.66% 1
Nottingham -11 1 £335 +11.66% 1

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 85 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 68 (64.76%) HTML
3 60 (57.14%) CSS
4 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (42.86%) HTML5
6 43 (40.95%) AngularJS
7 39 (37.14%) Web Development
8 38 (36.19%) Java
9 30 (28.57%) SQL
10 28 (26.67%) .NET
11 27 (25.71%) C#
11 27 (25.71%) jQuery
12 26 (24.76%) MVC
12 26 (24.76%) CSS3
13 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
14 19 (18.10%) Web Services
14 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (18.10%) Web Application Development
15 17 (16.19%) React
16 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
16 16 (15.24%) JSON
16 16 (15.24%) XML
16 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
17 15 (14.29%) TDD
18 13 (12.38%) Finance
18 13 (12.38%) Scrum
18 13 (12.38%) Python
18 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
18 13 (12.38%) Open Source
18 13 (12.38%) Front End Development

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 3 (2.86%) CMS
1 3 (2.86%) Drupal
1 3 (2.86%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) Apache
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.95%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.95%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.95%) JBoss
3 1 (0.95%) Kentico
3 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) PaaS
2 7 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.90%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.95%) Boomi
6 1 (0.95%) IaaS
6 1 (0.95%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Intranet
2 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.95%) Softphone
2 1 (0.95%) VoIP
2 1 (0.95%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.86%) Power BI
6 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.62%) Gradle
3 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
3 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.81%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.81%) Subversion
6 3 (2.86%) gulp
7 2 (1.90%) GitLab
7 2 (1.90%) Grunt
7 2 (1.90%) Maven
7 2 (1.90%) Protractor
7 2 (1.90%) webpack
8 1 (0.95%) JIRA
8 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.95%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.95%) NUnit
8 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Marketing
3 8 (7.62%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (64.76%) HTML
2 60 (57.14%) CSS
3 45 (42.86%) HTML5
4 43 (40.95%) AngularJS
5 28 (26.67%) .NET
6 27 (25.71%) jQuery
7 26 (24.76%) CSS3
8 19 (18.10%) Web Services
9 17 (16.19%) React
10 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
10 16 (15.24%) JSON
10 16 (15.24%) XML
11 12 (11.43%) Ember.js
12 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (9.52%) Node.js
14 9 (8.57%) Ajax
15 8 (7.62%) REST
16 7 (6.67%) D3.js
16 7 (6.67%) Express
16 7 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Computer Science
1 12 (11.43%) User Experience
2 10 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.95%) Blog
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.95%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.86%) Android
1 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Unix
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.14%) Web Development
3 26 (24.76%) MVC
4 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (18.10%) Web Application Development
5 15 (14.29%) TDD
6 13 (12.38%) Front End Development
6 13 (12.38%) Open Source
6 13 (12.38%) Scrum
7 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.62%) Microservices
8 8 (7.62%) Pair Programming
8 8 (7.62%) SOA
9 7 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.67%) Refactoring
10 6 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (5.71%) Kanban
10 6 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.71%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 38 (36.19%) Java
3 30 (28.57%) SQL
4 27 (25.71%) C#
5 13 (12.38%) Python
6 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.62%) PHP
8 7 (6.67%) Scala
9 4 (3.81%) C++
9 4 (3.81%) VB
10 3 (2.86%) ES6
10 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.86%) VB6
11 2 (1.90%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.90%) Ruby
11 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.95%) C
12 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
3 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.95%) SDET
3 1 (0.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.95%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) New Relic
4 4 (3.81%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.95%) CA
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Dell
6 1 (0.95%) HP
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) iManage
6 1 (0.95%) Informatica
6 1 (0.95%) Rally
6 1 (0.95%) Reuters
6 1 (0.95%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) Sencha
6 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.95%) WSO2
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