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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Developer
Rank 573 539 554
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 49 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.085% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.092% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 19
Average daily rate
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£355 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £257 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £305 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -

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
52334 49033 54752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.28% 92.74% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31946 29302 30708
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2035 2098 2640
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Web Applications Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 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 +10 48 £360 -4.00% 22
London +23 25 £365 -8.75% 3
South East -14 12 £238 -42.42% 8
City of London +30 5 £400 +25.98% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £220 -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £220 -
Hampshire - 3 £299 - 2
Leeds - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 £320 - 1
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £475 +90.00% 2
East of England -26 2 £475 +72.72% 3
South West -52 2 £298 -20.66%
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
Berkshire +3 1 £500 - 1
North West -4 1 - - 3
Manchester -6 1 - -
Cambridge -8 1 £475 +90.00% 2
Scotland -14 1 £290 -4.91%
Glasgow -18 1 £290 -4.91%
Fareham - 1 £350 -
Swindon - 1 £195 -
East Sussex - 1 £238 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £195 -
Staffordshire - 1 £290 -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2

Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 61 (65.59%) JavaScript
2 56 (60.22%) HTML
3 48 (51.61%) CSS
4 44 (47.31%) .NET
5 41 (44.09%) C#
5 41 (44.09%) MVC
6 37 (39.78%) ASP.NET
7 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 31 (33.33%) jQuery
8 29 (31.18%) Java
9 27 (29.03%) Web Services
10 23 (24.73%) SQL
11 21 (22.58%) Spring
12 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (20.43%) PHP
14 18 (19.35%) Web Development
15 17 (18.28%) XML
16 16 (17.20%) TDD
16 16 (17.20%) Ajax
17 15 (16.13%) Web Application Development
18 14 (15.05%) HTML5
18 14 (15.05%) Hibernate
19 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
19 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
19 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 12 (12.90%) REST
20 12 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
21 11 (11.83%) BDD
21 11 (11.83%) SOAP

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 7 (7.53%) IIS
1 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (2.15%) Drupal
4 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.15%) WordPress
5 1 (1.08%) Liferay
5 1 (1.08%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.08%) Node.js
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) HTTP
3 2 (2.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.30%) OLAP
5 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) KDB
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
1 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.83%) Maven
3 9 (9.68%) JUnit
3 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.60%) NUnit
5 7 (7.53%) PHPUnit
5 7 (7.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.45%) Subversion
7 4 (4.30%) TestNG
7 4 (4.30%) Mockito
7 4 (4.30%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.08%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.08%) MSTest
8 1 (1.08%) Moq
8 1 (1.08%) Mocha
8 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Games
3 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Automotive
4 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.22%) HTML
2 48 (51.61%) CSS
3 44 (47.31%) .NET
4 37 (39.78%) ASP.NET
5 31 (33.33%) jQuery
6 27 (29.03%) Web Services
7 21 (22.58%) Spring
8 17 (18.28%) XML
9 16 (17.20%) Ajax
10 14 (15.05%) Hibernate
10 14 (15.05%) HTML5
11 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (12.90%) REST
12 12 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
13 11 (11.83%) SOAP
14 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
14 10 (10.75%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.38%) User Experience
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Psychology
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.08%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.08%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.08%) IPTV
4 1 (1.08%) Animation
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) UNIX
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) MVC
2 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.35%) Web Development
4 16 (17.20%) TDD
5 15 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 11 (11.83%) BDD
7 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
8 9 (9.68%) Content Management
9 6 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.45%) Change Management
10 5 (5.38%) Project Management
10 5 (5.38%) OO
10 5 (5.38%) Analytics
11 4 (4.30%) Product Management
11 4 (4.30%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (65.59%) JavaScript
2 41 (44.09%) C#
3 29 (31.18%) Java
4 23 (24.73%) SQL
5 19 (20.43%) PHP
6 10 (10.75%) PHP5
7 4 (4.30%) Python
8 3 (3.23%) Scala
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.15%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.08%) C
10 1 (1.08%) C++
10 1 (1.08%) Delphi
10 1 (1.08%) VB6
10 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Zend
3 6 (6.45%) RedDot
4 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.15%) Open Text
6 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Sage
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