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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Developer
Rank 556 552 521
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 33 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.068% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.073% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 20
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£331 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £195 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £326
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -

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
50807 49213 43153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30874 29577 24780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2026 2213
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 33 £331 +2.71% 20
London +7 10 £305 +52.50% 1
Yorkshire -2 8 £350 - 3
West Yorkshire -7 8 £350 - 2
South East -30 6 £316 +33.15% 8
East of England +16 5 £288 +15.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 5 £288 -
Cambridge - 5 £288 -
Berkshire 0 4 £233 +11.24%
Reading -1 4 £233 +11.24%
City of London +13 3 £300 +50.00% 1
West Midlands -8 2 £400 +66.66% 2
North West -17 2 £313 -10.71% 3
Manchester - 2 £313 - 3
Birmingham - 2 £400 - 1
Reigate +10 1 £420 -1.17%
Surrey +5 1 £420 -1.17%
Hampshire -7 1 £400 +23.07% 3
Leeds -10 1 £220 - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bath - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Web Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
2 31 (58.49%) HTML
3 28 (52.83%) .NET
3 28 (52.83%) CSS
4 26 (49.06%) C#
5 24 (45.28%) MVC
6 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
7 19 (35.85%) jQuery
8 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
9 14 (26.42%) HTML5
10 13 (24.53%) CMS
11 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (20.75%) CSS3
12 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
12 11 (20.75%) Web Development
12 11 (20.75%) Ajax
12 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.75%) TDD
13 10 (18.87%) Web Services
14 9 (16.98%) Java
14 9 (16.98%) SQL
14 9 (16.98%) N-Tier
14 9 (16.98%) WCF
14 9 (16.98%) EPiServer
14 9 (16.98%) Umbraco
14 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (13.21%) Google
15 7 (13.21%) PHP
15 7 (13.21%) Linux

Web Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (24.53%) CMS
2 9 (16.98%) Umbraco
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) EPiServer CMS
3 4 (7.55%) Sitefinity
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Kentico
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) KDB
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) NUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Xcode
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.89%) TestNG
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Moq
5 1 (1.89%) Mockito
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Front Office
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) HTML
2 28 (52.83%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) CSS
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
5 14 (26.42%) HTML5
6 11 (20.75%) Ajax
6 11 (20.75%) CSS3
7 10 (18.87%) Web Services
8 9 (16.98%) WCF
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (11.32%) XML
10 5 (9.43%) Google Maps API
11 4 (7.55%) JSON
11 4 (7.55%) LINQ
11 4 (7.55%) Spring
11 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Physics
5 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) W3C
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Android
3 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.55%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) MVC
2 11 (20.75%) Web Development
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) TDD
2 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
3 6 (11.32%) OO
4 5 (9.43%) SOA
5 4 (7.55%) Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) Android Development
6 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.77%) BDD
7 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.77%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
2 26 (49.06%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) Java
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) PHP5
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) EPiServer
2 7 (13.21%) Google
3 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Apple
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Sencha
5 1 (1.89%) Atomikos
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
5 1 (1.89%) EMC
5 1 (1.89%) Lotus
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Telerik
5 1 (1.89%) Siebel
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