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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Developer
Rank 559 509 488
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 24 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 24
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 30 January 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 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 30 January 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 -40 21 £350 -6.66% 20
London +3 11 £325 -16.12% 1
South East -4 5 £400 -5.88% 6
Reading +8 3 - - 1
Berkshire +4 3 - - 1
Scotland -7 3 £350 -
West Yorkshire -6 2 £350 -
Yorkshire -7 2 £350 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
East of England -1 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -13 1 - - 2
South West -35 1 - - 4
North West - 1 £313 - 3
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £313 - 2
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Crawley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Gatwick - - - -

Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 32 (60.38%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) .NET
3 25 (47.17%) CSS
3 25 (47.17%) MVC
4 23 (43.40%) C#
5 20 (37.74%) jQuery
6 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
8 15 (28.30%) Web Services
9 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (22.64%) PHP
10 12 (22.64%) HTML5
11 11 (20.75%) SQL
12 10 (18.87%) Web Development
13 9 (16.98%) Java
13 9 (16.98%) MySQL
13 9 (16.98%) CSS3
14 8 (15.09%) Web Application Development
14 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
14 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
15 7 (13.21%) Ajax
15 7 (13.21%) Python
15 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
15 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (11.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (11.32%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (11.32%) UNIX
16 6 (11.32%) XML

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (7.55%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) Kentico
4 1 (1.89%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) SSH
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) KDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
4 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.55%) Subversion
5 3 (5.66%) JUnit
5 3 (5.66%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.77%) Moq
6 2 (3.77%) NUnit
7 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.89%) TestNG
7 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.89%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.89%) MSTest
7 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) HTML
2 25 (47.17%) .NET
2 25 (47.17%) CSS
3 20 (37.74%) jQuery
4 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
5 15 (28.30%) Web Services
6 12 (22.64%) HTML5
7 9 (16.98%) CSS3
8 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
9 7 (13.21%) Ajax
9 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (11.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (11.32%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (11.32%) XML
11 5 (9.43%) Spring
11 5 (9.43%) LINQ
11 5 (9.43%) WCF
12 4 (7.55%) RESTful
12 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
1 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.77%) Open Source
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.77%) W3C
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) IPTV
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
3 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.89%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) UNIX
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) MVC
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Web Development
4 8 (15.09%) Web Application Development
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Content Management
6 5 (9.43%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) OO
8 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.66%) Android Development
8 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.77%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
10 1 (1.89%) Web Design
10 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 23 (43.40%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) PHP
4 11 (20.75%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) Java
6 7 (13.21%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) Perl
8 4 (7.55%) PHP5
8 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.66%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) VB6
10 1 (1.89%) C
10 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.89%) VB
10 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.55%) Zend
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) EPiServer
2 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.77%) RedDot
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) Siebel
4 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.89%) Atomikos
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