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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Developer
Rank 603 544 551
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 40 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 59 48
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London median 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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -35 38 £380 +1.33% 26
London -8 14 £575 +35.29% 6
South East -13 11 £363 -3.33% 5
North West -15 3 £335 -10.66% 2
Yorkshire -16 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £500 +44.92% 5
York +9 2 - -
North Yorkshire +9 2 - -
East of England +6 2 £500 +44.92% 7
Berkshire -4 2 £450 +24.13%
Scotland -13 2 £300 +26.31% 2
Kent - 2 £325 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £300 -
Erskine - 2 £300 -
Lancashire - 2 £333 -
Winchester - 2 £363 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £325 -
Preston - 2 £333 -
East Midlands +6 1 £400 +33.33%
Cambridge +3 1 £500 +33.33% 4
Birmingham 0 1 £375 -11.76% 1
South West -9 1 £110 -65.62% 2
Surrey -15 1 - -
West Midlands -18 1 £375 -11.76% 3
Manchester -18 1 £335 -10.66% 1
North East - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £110 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
Sussex - 1 £385 -

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 61 (83.56%) JavaScript
2 51 (69.86%) HTML
3 50 (68.49%) CSS
4 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (42.47%) Web Development
6 28 (38.36%) MVC
6 28 (38.36%) SQL
7 27 (36.99%) .NET
7 27 (36.99%) jQuery
7 27 (36.99%) HTML5
8 22 (30.14%) C#
8 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
9 21 (28.77%) Java
9 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
10 19 (26.03%) Web Services
11 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
12 15 (20.55%) TDD
13 14 (19.18%) CSS3
13 14 (19.18%) Web Application Development
14 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.81%) Scrum
15 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
16 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (13.70%) Oracle
17 10 (13.70%) XML
17 10 (13.70%) Front End Development
18 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
18 9 (12.33%) REST
18 9 (12.33%) Ajax

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 7 (9.59%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) CMS
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Kentico
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (1.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) GitHub
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.37%) Boomi
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) MySQL
3 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) GIS
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Gradle
2 6 (8.22%) IntelliJ
3 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.48%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.48%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (5.48%) Maven
4 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.74%) Ant
6 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) MSTest
7 1 (1.37%) Moq
7 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.37%) NUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.37%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.37%) Toad
7 1 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) HTML
2 50 (68.49%) CSS
3 27 (36.99%) .NET
3 27 (36.99%) HTML5
3 27 (36.99%) jQuery
4 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
5 19 (26.03%) Web Services
6 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
7 14 (19.18%) CSS3
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (13.70%) XML
10 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (12.33%) Ajax
10 9 (12.33%) REST
11 8 (10.96%) JSON
12 7 (9.59%) SOAP
13 6 (8.22%) Dropwizard
13 6 (8.22%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (8.22%) React
13 6 (8.22%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Animation
5 2 (2.74%) Blog
6 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) Online Games
6 1 (1.37%) Psychology
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) VLE
6 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Android
1 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (42.47%) Web Development
3 28 (38.36%) MVC
4 15 (20.55%) TDD
5 14 (19.18%) Web Application Development
6 13 (17.81%) Scrum
7 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.70%) Front End Development
9 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
9 7 (9.59%) SOA
10 6 (8.22%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (8.22%) Kanban
10 6 (8.22%) Pair Programming
10 6 (8.22%) Refactoring
10 6 (8.22%) SOLID
11 5 (6.85%) Open Source
11 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Content Management
12 4 (5.48%) CRM
12 4 (5.48%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (83.56%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.36%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) C#
4 21 (28.77%) Java
5 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.96%) PHP
7 5 (6.85%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) C++
8 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) VB
8 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) VB6
10 1 (1.37%) C
10 1 (1.37%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.37%) ES6
10 1 (1.37%) Jython
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) New Relic
4 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.37%) Cognos
4 1 (1.37%) Dell
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) iManage
4 1 (1.37%) Informatica
4 1 (1.37%) OpenText
4 1 (1.37%) Rally
4 1 (1.37%) RedDot
4 1 (1.37%) Reuters
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Sencha
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.37%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.37%) WSO2
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