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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Developer
Rank 586 524 513
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 21 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.10% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 32
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £235 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51736 48200 47778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.67% 92.73% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32633 29179 26851
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2090 2095 2514
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 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 -54 19 £375 - 16
London -5 8 £400 +33.33% 1
South East -17 7 £229 -11.16% 7
Buckinghamshire - 4 £220 -
City of London +4 3 £413 +3.12% 1
Scotland -9 2 - - 3
East of England -22 2 - - 3
Reading +12 1 - - 1
Berkshire -2 1 - - 3
Somerset -10 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -17 1 - -
South West -49 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Brighton - 1 £238 -
East Sussex - 1 £238 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Derby - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Gatwick - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Hertford - - - -

Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
2 47 (59.49%) HTML
3 42 (53.16%) CSS
4 39 (49.37%) .NET
4 39 (49.37%) MVC
5 37 (46.84%) C#
6 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET
6 30 (37.97%) jQuery
7 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
8 22 (27.85%) Web Services
9 18 (22.78%) Java
9 18 (22.78%) SQL
9 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (20.25%) PHP
11 14 (17.72%) Web Development
11 14 (17.72%) Spring
11 14 (17.72%) HTML5
12 13 (16.46%) XML
13 12 (15.19%) Ajax
13 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
13 12 (15.19%) Web Application Development
14 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
14 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
14 11 (13.92%) MySQL
15 10 (12.66%) Maven
15 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
16 9 (11.39%) CSS3
16 9 (11.39%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (8.86%) IIS
1 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.53%) WordPress
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
3 2 (2.53%) Node.js
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Liferay
4 1 (1.27%) Kentico
4 1 (1.27%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) HTTP
3 2 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) MySQL
3 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.66%) Maven
4 8 (10.13%) JUnit
5 7 (8.86%) PHPUnit
5 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.33%) NUnit
7 3 (3.80%) Subversion
7 3 (3.80%) TestNG
7 3 (3.80%) Mockito
7 3 (3.80%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.27%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.27%) MSTest
8 1 (1.27%) Moq
8 1 (1.27%) Mocha
8 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (7.59%) Games
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (59.49%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) CSS
3 39 (49.37%) .NET
4 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET
4 30 (37.97%) jQuery
5 22 (27.85%) Web Services
6 14 (17.72%) Spring
6 14 (17.72%) HTML5
7 13 (16.46%) XML
8 12 (15.19%) Ajax
9 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (11.39%) CSS3
10 9 (11.39%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.13%) RESTful
11 8 (10.13%) XSLT
11 8 (10.13%) XHTML
11 8 (10.13%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (10.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) User Experience
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) Psychology
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) IPTV
4 1 (1.27%) Animation
4 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.27%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) UNIX
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.53%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) MVC
2 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) Web Development
4 12 (15.19%) Web Application Development
5 9 (11.39%) Content Management
6 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.13%) BDD
6 8 (10.13%) TDD
7 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.86%) Change Management
8 5 (6.33%) Scrum
9 4 (5.06%) OO
9 4 (5.06%) Product Management
9 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.06%) Analytics
10 3 (3.80%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.80%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
2 37 (46.84%) C#
3 18 (22.78%) Java
3 18 (22.78%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) PHP
5 8 (10.13%) PHP5
6 7 (8.86%) Python
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) Scala
9 2 (2.53%) C
10 1 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) Delphi
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) VB6
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (8.86%) Zend
1 7 (8.86%) RedDot
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.53%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) Open Text
4 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.27%) Siebel
4 1 (1.27%) Sage
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