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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Development
UK
Rank 87 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1148 1496 1574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.53% 2.87% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 3.47% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 998 1108
Median daily rate £391 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £336
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 30
Median hourly rate £43.00 £34.75 £29.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.74% +18.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.23 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £54.23 £37.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -

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
37558 43101 41682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 82.82% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24946 28188 26403
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 1185 1115
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.05 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -24 1034 £400 +6.66% 834
London -18 462 £450 +5.88% 256
South East +8 217 £375 +7.14% 138
Scotland +24 86 £350 +7.69% 24
Yorkshire -16 77 £365 +14.06% 69
South West -13 73 £350 - 53
City of London -19 69 £425 -5.55% 46
West Midlands -1 59 £375 - 87
Edinburgh +22 45 £404 +9.49% 12
West Yorkshire -9 42 £350 - 36
Berkshire +9 41 £400 +6.66% 21
North West -51 41 £325 -5.10% 98
East of England +1 39 £350 +7.69% 65
North East -14 39 £350 +7.69% 15
Leeds -14 39 £358 +2.14% 22
Surrey +20 37 £388 +17.42% 18
Hampshire +23 35 £375 +8.69% 42
South Yorkshire +5 32 £400 +33.33% 13
Sheffield +4 31 £400 +45.45% 7
Glasgow +3 27 £331 +15.21% 10
Buckinghamshire -11 25 £325 +4.00% 16
West Sussex -5 24 £425 +9.67% 9
Tyne and Wear -12 24 £340 -2.85% 9
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 24 £340 -2.85% 9
Manchester -39 24 £325 -7.14% 59
Wiltshire +6 23 £413 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire -9 23 £300 -25.00% 12
Swindon +16 22 £413 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -10 21 £350 - 50
Wales -3 19 £350 -6.66% 18

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 1780 (64.75%) JavaScript
2 1725 (62.75%) HTML
3 1608 (58.49%) CSS
4 1319 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
5 853 (31.03%) HTML5
6 739 (26.88%) AngularJS
7 705 (25.65%) Java
8 666 (24.23%) jQuery
9 655 (23.83%) .NET
10 577 (20.99%) MVC
11 568 (20.66%) Git (software)
12 566 (20.59%) C#
13 564 (20.52%) CSS3
14 557 (20.26%) Front End Development
15 499 (18.15%) TDD
16 492 (17.90%) PHP
17 442 (16.08%) Scrum
18 392 (14.26%) Web Services
19 384 (13.97%) ASP.NET
19 384 (13.97%) SQL
20 369 (13.42%) Responsive Web Design
21 358 (13.02%) Linux
21 358 (13.02%) User Experience
22 351 (12.77%) SQL Server
23 349 (12.70%) Finance
24 346 (12.59%) Node.js
25 335 (12.19%) React
26 330 (12.00%) Sass
27 320 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
28 302 (10.99%) RESTful

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
1 302 (10.99%) CMS
2 102 (3.71%) Apache
3 99 (3.60%) Drupal
4 92 (3.35%) WordPress
5 82 (2.98%) Confluence
6 74 (2.69%) Tomcat
7 64 (2.33%) Umbraco
8 61 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 58 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
10 51 (1.86%) JBoss
11 46 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 46 (1.67%) WebSphere
12 44 (1.60%) IIS
13 40 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 34 (1.24%) nginx
15 33 (1.20%) EPiServer
16 32 (1.16%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.69%) GeoServer
18 16 (0.58%) Apache Spark
19 14 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (2.98%) Photoshop
2 78 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 19 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.47%) MS Office
5 9 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.22%) MS Project
7 5 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.18%) GIMP
8 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.073%) InDesign
9 2 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.036%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.036%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.036%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.58%) Magento
4 13 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.18%) Unica
7 4 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.073%) Shopify
9 2 (0.073%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.036%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.036%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.036%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.036%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.036%) SystmOne
10 1 (0.036%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 140 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (2.44%) GitHub
4 30 (1.09%) PaaS
5 26 (0.95%) Google Analytics
6 22 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 18 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
7 18 (0.65%) IaaS
8 17 (0.62%) SaaS
9 12 (0.44%) Office 365
10 11 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.22%) Slack
14 5 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.15%) Force.com
15 4 (0.15%) Route 53
16 3 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
16 3 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 204 (7.42%) HTTP
2 84 (3.06%) Internet
3 62 (2.26%) Network Security
4 48 (1.75%) Intranet
5 23 (0.84%) SSL
6 18 (0.65%) DNS
7 10 (0.36%) Firewall
8 9 (0.33%) Extranet
8 9 (0.33%) LDAP
9 8 (0.29%) SMTP
10 7 (0.25%) SSH
11 6 (0.22%) VPN
12 5 (0.18%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.15%) DHCP
14 3 (0.11%) AMQP
14 3 (0.11%) SNA
14 3 (0.11%) SNMP
15 2 (0.073%) FTP
15 2 (0.073%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.073%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 243 (8.84%) MySQL
3 234 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 108 (3.93%) MongoDB
5 104 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 78 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (1.67%) Big Data
8 37 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (1.02%) Redis
11 26 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (0.87%) Oracle Database
12 24 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 21 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (0.69%) CouchDB
16 18 (0.65%) GIS
17 14 (0.51%) Hadoop
18 13 (0.47%) Blockchain
18 13 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 568 (20.66%) Git (software)
2 220 (8.00%) Subversion
3 204 (7.42%) Jenkins
4 147 (5.35%) JIRA
5 128 (4.66%) Grunt
6 112 (4.07%) Cucumber
7 103 (3.75%) gulp
8 102 (3.71%) JUnit
8 102 (3.71%) Visual Studio
9 101 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 100 (3.64%) Selenium
11 94 (3.42%) Maven
12 86 (3.13%) Jasmine
13 59 (2.15%) Bower
14 52 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
15 43 (1.56%) Mockito
16 38 (1.38%) TeamCity
17 37 (1.35%) Ant
18 35 (1.27%) Eclipse
19 32 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 349 (12.70%) Finance
2 163 (5.93%) Banking
3 144 (5.24%) Marketing
4 98 (3.56%) Retail
5 64 (2.33%) Publishing
6 59 (2.15%) Advertising
7 48 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 48 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 45 (1.64%) Games
9 36 (1.31%) Investment Banking
10 35 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (0.98%) Legal
12 22 (0.80%) Electronics
13 19 (0.69%) Back Office
14 15 (0.55%) Front Office
15 11 (0.40%) Military
16 10 (0.36%) Local Government
17 8 (0.29%) Automotive
17 8 (0.29%) German Language
18 4 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2295 (83.48%) Developer
2 801 (29.14%) Web Developer
3 494 (17.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 367 (13.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 300 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 287 (10.44%) Java Developer
7 247 (8.99%) HTML Developer
8 195 (7.09%) Senior Developer
9 188 (6.84%) C# Developer
10 187 (6.80%) HTML CSS Developer
11 180 (6.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 178 (6.48%) PHP Developer
13 153 (5.57%) Angular Developer
14 128 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
15 126 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
16 86 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
17 85 (3.09%) UI Developer
18 83 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
19 81 (2.95%) Agile Developer
20 75 (2.73%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1725 (62.75%) HTML
2 1608 (58.49%) CSS
3 853 (31.03%) HTML5
4 739 (26.88%) AngularJS
5 666 (24.23%) jQuery
6 655 (23.83%) .NET
7 564 (20.52%) CSS3
8 392 (14.26%) Web Services
9 384 (13.97%) ASP.NET
10 346 (12.59%) Node.js
11 335 (12.19%) React
12 330 (12.00%) Sass
13 302 (10.99%) RESTful
14 292 (10.62%) REST
15 273 (9.93%) JSON
16 262 (9.53%) Ajax
17 215 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 214 (7.78%) XML
19 206 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 187 (6.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 358 (13.02%) User Experience
2 93 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 76 (2.76%) Digital Media
5 73 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 38 (1.38%) W3C
7 27 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 24 (0.87%) Virtual Team
10 23 (0.84%) Data Structures
11 20 (0.73%) RIA
12 19 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
13 18 (0.65%) Graphic Design
13 18 (0.65%) Social Media
14 17 (0.62%) Blog
14 17 (0.62%) Linked Data
15 15 (0.55%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.47%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.47%) Blackberry
16 13 (0.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 358 (13.02%) Linux
2 193 (7.02%) Unix
3 123 (4.47%) Windows
4 102 (3.71%) Mac OS X
5 71 (2.58%) Android
6 70 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 19 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 19 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.69%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.58%) Windows Phone
9 13 (0.47%) webOS
9 13 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
10 11 (0.40%) CentOS
10 11 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
12 6 (0.22%) Solaris
12 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.15%) SUSE
14 3 (0.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1319 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (20.99%) MVC
3 557 (20.26%) Front End Development
4 499 (18.15%) TDD
5 442 (16.08%) Scrum
6 369 (13.42%) Responsive Web Design
7 320 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
8 276 (10.04%) BDD
9 243 (8.84%) Web Design
10 241 (8.77%) OO
11 187 (6.80%) E-Commerce
12 179 (6.51%) Configuration Management
13 162 (5.89%) Continuous Deployment
14 157 (5.71%) Software Engineering
15 146 (5.31%) Content Management
15 146 (5.31%) DevOps
16 140 (5.09%) Kanban
17 128 (4.66%) CRM
18 125 (4.55%) Visualisation
19 122 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1780 (64.75%) JavaScript
2 705 (25.65%) Java
3 566 (20.59%) C#
4 492 (17.90%) PHP
5 384 (13.97%) SQL
6 257 (9.35%) Python
7 200 (7.28%) Ruby
8 141 (5.13%) Scala
9 58 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 57 (2.07%) TypeScript
11 53 (1.93%) ES6
12 37 (1.35%) Perl
13 34 (1.24%) VB.NET
14 33 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.13%) C
15 31 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 25 (0.91%) C++
18 21 (0.76%) Go
18 21 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 118 (4.29%) Degree
3 64 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.25%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.22%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.22%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.22%) MCITP
7 6 (0.22%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.18%) ISEB
8 5 (0.18%) PhD
8 5 (0.18%) PMP
9 4 (0.15%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.11%) MCSE
10 3 (0.11%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.073%) APMP
11 2 (0.073%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (3.78%) QA
2 28 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.22%) WAI
4 5 (0.18%) FATCA
4 5 (0.18%) WCAG
5 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.036%) Basel II
6 1 (0.036%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.036%) SDET
6 1 (0.036%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (3.02%) Docker
2 21 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.29%) Shibboleth
5 4 (0.15%) Varnish
6 2 (0.073%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.073%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.073%) LXC
6 2 (0.073%) Squid
7 1 (0.036%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.036%) Corosync
7 1 (0.036%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.036%) iptables
7 1 (0.036%) KVM
7 1 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.036%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.036%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.036%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.036%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 69 (2.51%) Puppet
2 64 (2.33%) Ansible
3 50 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.80%) logstash
5 20 (0.73%) Kibana
6 10 (0.36%) Grafana
6 10 (0.36%) Kubernetes
6 10 (0.36%) rkt
7 9 (0.33%) Nagios
7 9 (0.33%) Terraform
8 8 (0.29%) TeamSite
9 7 (0.25%) Icinga
9 7 (0.25%) Salt
10 6 (0.22%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.11%) Opsview
11 3 (0.11%) Packer
12 2 (0.073%) Galera Cluster
12 2 (0.073%) HockeyApp
12 2 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.073%) Piwik
Vendors
1 204 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 135 (4.91%) Oracle
3 108 (3.93%) Adobe
4 84 (3.06%) Google
5 62 (2.26%) Sitecore
6 54 (1.96%) Zend
7 35 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 32 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (1.16%) SAP
9 30 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 25 (0.91%) hybris
11 22 (0.80%) Apple
12 20 (0.73%) IBM
12 20 (0.73%) Red Hat
12 20 (0.73%) VMware
13 16 (0.58%) ATG
14 15 (0.55%) New Relic
15 14 (0.51%) Splunk
16 12 (0.44%) OpenText
16 12 (0.44%) Twitter
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