The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Development
Rank 64 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1783 1882 1875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.39% 3.26% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 4.02% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1309 1248
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 54 18
Median hourly rate £21.00 £36.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.46% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £9.00 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £47.50 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-53.50% +4.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43784 46844 44845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.14% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29028 30621 28126
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1146 1304 1230
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Web Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Development within the UK.

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Development within the UK.

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Development
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Web Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Development
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 Development within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -6 1665 £400 +6.66% 856
London -15 774 £425 +3.03% 249
South East -3 305 £375 +7.14% 146
North West +26 138 £360 +9.92% 111
City of London +4 118 £425 -5.55% 48
West Midlands +10 114 £375 +16.73% 53
Yorkshire +15 110 £320 -5.80% 66
Oxfordshire +7 93 £400 - 24
East Midlands +12 83 £400 +28.00% 44
Manchester +14 82 £350 +7.69% 65
West Yorkshire +3 75 £320 -5.18% 36
South West -26 75 £350 - 78
Scotland -8 74 £348 -0.71% 28
Leeds -4 57 £322 -5.44% 26
East of England -21 54 £338 +3.84% 91
Berkshire +25 52 £350 +16.66% 16
Oxford +3 52 £400 - 16
Cheshire +32 42 £379 +8.21% 22
Nottinghamshire +8 40 £440 +25.71% 12
Nottingham +6 40 £440 +25.71% 10
Birmingham +14 39 £425 +41.66% 14
Surrey +7 39 £380 -2.56% 21
Hampshire -17 36 £340 - 40
Bristol -6 34 £340 -9.33% 21
Edinburgh -7 33 £387 +3.26% 14
Glasgow +26 32 £335 -0.74% 7
West Sussex -17 32 £325 -17.46% 6
Wales +8 28 £388 +51.96% 18
South Wales +14 27 £375 +50.00% 15
Buckinghamshire +12 27 £375 +15.38% 16

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Web Development.

1 2282 (66.76%) JavaScript
2 2083 (60.94%) HTML
3 1922 (56.23%) CSS
4 1408 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
5 1114 (32.59%) HTML5
6 1053 (30.81%) Java
7 910 (26.62%) jQuery
8 905 (26.48%) AngularJS
9 843 (24.66%) PHP
10 842 (24.63%) .NET
11 803 (23.49%) CSS3
12 777 (22.73%) MVC
13 757 (22.15%) C#
14 656 (19.19%) Git (software)
15 635 (18.58%) Front End Development
16 625 (18.29%) TDD
17 535 (15.65%) ASP.NET
18 534 (15.62%) Scrum
19 533 (15.59%) SQL
20 513 (15.01%) SQL Server
21 459 (13.43%) Web Services
22 458 (13.40%) Node.js
23 429 (12.55%) User Experience
24 424 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
25 417 (12.20%) Sass
26 414 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
27 410 (12.00%) CRM
28 399 (11.67%) Linux
29 395 (11.56%) Finance
30 378 (11.06%) JSON

Web Development
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
1 327 (9.57%) CMS
2 132 (3.86%) Tomcat
3 129 (3.77%) WordPress
4 120 (3.51%) Apache
5 106 (3.10%) Drupal
6 104 (3.04%) SharePoint
7 98 (2.87%) JBoss
8 85 (2.49%) WebSphere
9 81 (2.37%) IIS
10 79 (2.31%) Umbraco
11 73 (2.14%) Confluence
12 67 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
13 60 (1.76%) nginx
14 57 (1.67%) WebLogic
15 56 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 42 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
17 40 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
18 39 (1.14%) GeoServer
19 38 (1.11%) Apache Solr
20 30 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 102 (2.98%) Photoshop
2 92 (2.69%) MS Excel
3 32 (0.94%) MS Office
4 30 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 26 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 24 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.35%) Fireworks
8 10 (0.29%) InfoPath
9 9 (0.26%) MS Project
10 7 (0.20%) GIMP
10 7 (0.20%) InDesign
10 7 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.18%) InVision
12 3 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.029%) Edge Animate
13 1 (0.029%) Revit
13 1 (0.029%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.43%) Magento
2 30 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.18%) SAP hybris
6 4 (0.12%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
6 4 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.088%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.088%) ENOVIA
7 3 (0.088%) Unica
8 2 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.059%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.059%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 186 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (2.72%) GitHub
4 39 (1.14%) PaaS
5 29 (0.85%) Amazon S3
6 26 (0.76%) Office 365
7 25 (0.73%) Google Analytics
8 24 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
9 23 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (0.64%) SaaS
11 17 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.38%) IaaS
13 11 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
14 9 (0.26%) Google Play
14 9 (0.26%) Heroku
15 7 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 5 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
17 4 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 335 (9.80%) Network Security
2 157 (4.59%) HTTP
3 82 (2.40%) Internet
4 38 (1.11%) Intranet
5 32 (0.94%) DNS
6 16 (0.47%) Firewall
7 15 (0.44%) DHCP
8 13 (0.38%) LDAP
9 11 (0.32%) SMTP
9 11 (0.32%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 10 (0.29%) SSL
11 9 (0.26%) AMQP
12 8 (0.23%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.20%) FTP
13 7 (0.20%) Skype
14 6 (0.18%) LAN
14 6 (0.18%) SNMP
14 6 (0.18%) SSH
14 6 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 302 (8.84%) MySQL
3 193 (5.65%) Relational Database
4 133 (3.89%) MongoDB
5 107 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 98 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 70 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 56 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (1.52%) Big Data
11 45 (1.32%) DB2
11 45 (1.32%) GIS
12 41 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 28 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 28 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (0.73%) Redis
15 23 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (0.61%) CouchDB
17 20 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 656 (19.19%) Git (software)
2 276 (8.07%) Subversion
3 261 (7.64%) Jenkins
4 209 (6.11%) Grunt
5 175 (5.12%) JIRA
6 154 (4.51%) Selenium
7 147 (4.30%) Visual Studio
8 144 (4.21%) Jasmine
9 134 (3.92%) gulp
10 133 (3.89%) Cucumber
11 121 (3.54%) JUnit
12 115 (3.36%) Maven
13 81 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 72 (2.11%) Bower
14 72 (2.11%) Karma Test Runner
15 69 (2.02%) Gradle
16 67 (1.96%) TeamCity
17 46 (1.35%) Mocha
18 43 (1.26%) Artifactory
19 42 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 395 (11.56%) Finance
2 185 (5.41%) Banking
3 177 (5.18%) Marketing
4 122 (3.57%) Retail
5 67 (1.96%) Publishing
6 56 (1.64%) Advertising
7 53 (1.55%) Back Office
8 50 (1.46%) Games
9 48 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 47 (1.38%) Telecoms
11 27 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 26 (0.76%) Automotive
12 26 (0.76%) Front Office
13 23 (0.67%) Electronics
14 22 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 19 (0.56%) Legal
17 16 (0.47%) Military
18 13 (0.38%) Law
19 7 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2789 (81.60%) Developer
2 1027 (30.05%) Web Developer
3 549 (16.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 429 (12.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 377 (11.03%) .NET Developer
6 298 (8.72%) Java Developer
7 286 (8.37%) HTML Developer
8 254 (7.43%) PHP Developer
9 235 (6.88%) C# Developer
10 218 (6.38%) Senior Developer
11 203 (5.94%) HTML CSS Developer
12 181 (5.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 150 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 137 (4.01%) Angular Developer
15 133 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
16 114 (3.34%) UI Developer
17 111 (3.25%) .NET Web Developer
18 107 (3.13%) Agile Developer
19 106 (3.10%) Senior Web Developer
20 104 (3.04%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2083 (60.94%) HTML
2 1922 (56.23%) CSS
3 1114 (32.59%) HTML5
4 910 (26.62%) jQuery
5 905 (26.48%) AngularJS
6 842 (24.63%) .NET
7 803 (23.49%) CSS3
8 535 (15.65%) ASP.NET
9 459 (13.43%) Web Services
10 458 (13.40%) Node.js
11 417 (12.20%) Sass
12 378 (11.06%) JSON
13 332 (9.71%) XML
14 330 (9.65%) Ajax
15 307 (8.98%) REST
16 299 (8.75%) React
17 292 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 278 (8.13%) RESTful
19 273 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 225 (6.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 429 (12.55%) User Experience
2 356 (10.42%) Digital Media
3 123 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 108 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (2.57%) Computer Science
6 87 (2.55%) Visualisation
7 38 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 37 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 32 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (0.82%) Blog
11 26 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 26 (0.76%) Virtual Team
12 25 (0.73%) e-Learning
12 25 (0.73%) Social Media
13 23 (0.67%) RIA
14 22 (0.64%) Client/Server
15 20 (0.59%) Blackberry
15 20 (0.59%) Management Information System
15 20 (0.59%) NHS
15 20 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 399 (11.67%) Linux
2 173 (5.06%) Windows
3 163 (4.77%) Unix
4 93 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 89 (2.60%) Android
6 75 (2.19%) Mac OS X
7 32 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 31 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (0.70%) Windows Phone
10 22 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.50%) webOS
11 17 (0.50%) Windows Phone 7
12 15 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.41%) CentOS
14 12 (0.35%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.23%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.18%) Debian
16 6 (0.18%) Solaris
17 4 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1408 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
2 777 (22.73%) MVC
3 635 (18.58%) Front End Development
4 625 (18.29%) TDD
5 534 (15.62%) Scrum
6 424 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
7 414 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
8 410 (12.00%) CRM
9 340 (9.95%) OO
10 337 (9.86%) ERP
11 307 (8.98%) E-Commerce
12 264 (7.72%) BDD
13 221 (6.47%) Open Source
14 207 (6.06%) Web Design
15 201 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 163 (4.77%) Kanban
17 158 (4.62%) Content Management
18 149 (4.36%) Configuration Management
19 148 (4.33%) Unit Testing
20 138 (4.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2282 (66.76%) JavaScript
2 1053 (30.81%) Java
3 843 (24.66%) PHP
4 757 (22.15%) C#
5 533 (15.59%) SQL
6 275 (8.05%) Python
7 200 (5.85%) Ruby
8 130 (3.80%) Scala
9 117 (3.42%) T-SQL
10 69 (2.02%) C++
11 63 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 59 (1.73%) VB
13 56 (1.64%) ES6
14 55 (1.61%) C
14 55 (1.61%) Perl
14 55 (1.61%) TypeScript
15 38 (1.11%) PL/SQL
16 37 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 30 (0.88%) Objective-C
18 27 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (5.21%) Security Cleared
2 148 (4.33%) Degree
3 103 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 24 (0.70%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 20 (0.59%) CREST Certified
7 17 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.47%) CISSP
9 14 (0.41%) PMP
10 13 (0.38%) CEH
11 9 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.23%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.20%) ISEB
14 6 (0.18%) BC Cleared
15 5 (0.15%) DBS Check
15 5 (0.15%) MCP
16 4 (0.12%) MCSE
16 4 (0.12%) PhD
16 4 (0.12%) Postgraduate
17 3 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (4.21%) QA
2 34 (0.99%) WCAG
3 25 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.23%) WAI
5 7 (0.20%) SLA
6 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.088%) SDET
9 1 (0.029%) Basel II
9 1 (0.029%) GCP
9 1 (0.029%) HL7
9 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.029%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (2.14%) Docker
2 46 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.18%) GlusterFS
6 6 (0.18%) Varnish
7 4 (0.12%) etcd
7 4 (0.12%) flannel
8 3 (0.088%) Ceph
8 3 (0.088%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.059%) KVM
9 2 (0.059%) LXC
9 2 (0.059%) Squid
9 2 (0.059%) vSphere
10 1 (0.029%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.029%) iptables
10 1 (0.029%) oVirt
10 1 (0.029%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.029%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 75 (2.19%) Ansible
2 54 (1.58%) Puppet
3 43 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.32%) logstash
5 6 (0.18%) Kibana
5 6 (0.18%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (0.12%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (0.12%) Nagios
7 4 (0.12%) Rancher
8 3 (0.088%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.088%) Piwik
8 3 (0.088%) rkt
8 3 (0.088%) Salt
8 3 (0.088%) SCOM
8 3 (0.088%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.088%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.088%) vMotion
9 2 (0.059%) Terraform
Vendors
1 237 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 173 (5.06%) Oracle
3 162 (4.74%) Adobe
4 110 (3.22%) Google
5 85 (2.49%) Zend
6 65 (1.90%) Sitecore
7 47 (1.38%) IBM
8 43 (1.26%) hybris
9 42 (1.23%) ESRI
10 40 (1.17%) SAP
11 33 (0.97%) Atlassian
12 32 (0.94%) Misys
12 32 (0.94%) VMware
13 27 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 27 (0.79%) Twitter
14 24 (0.70%) New Relic
15 22 (0.64%) Xamarin
16 19 (0.56%) ATG
16 19 (0.56%) ServiceNow
17 17 (0.50%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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London
MA Associates Worldwide
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Guildford, Surrey
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Bristol, Avon
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Reading, Berkshire
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Worcestershire
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London
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Central London / West End
Energon People
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
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London
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
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City, London
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Central London / West End
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Farnham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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London
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East London
Arden Resourcing Limited
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
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Worcestershire
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London
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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London
Canary Wharf and City
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
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London
Zorba Consulting Limited
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Oxfordshire
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Hertfordshire
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