The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Web Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 568 507 544
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 76 116 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 95 38
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £300 £385
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.15% +16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.54 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.58% +44.62%

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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Web Engineer in the job title.

Web Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Web Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Web Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Web Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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 -36 71 £425 +6.25% 32
London -26 36 £463 +11.44% 14
South East -10 20 £345 +27.77% 7
Berkshire +5 16 £184 -47.50% 2
Bracknell - 15 £173 -
North West -11 7 £325 - 1
City of London +40 6 £413 -19.11% 2
Yorkshire -1 5 £450 +8.43% 4
Leeds -8 5 £450 +8.43% 4
West Yorkshire -8 5 £450 +8.43% 4
Merseyside - 5 £325 -
Scotland - 5 £300 - 2
Glasgow - 4 - -
Wirral - 4 £325 -
Woking -8 2 £425 +57.40% 2
Surrey -16 2 £425 +57.40% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 -
East of England +6 1 £370 -10.30% 2
Cheshire -9 1 £450 - 1
West Midlands -13 1 £288 -39.47%
West Sussex -26 1 £315 +14.54%
North East -50 1 - - 2
Birmingham - 1 £288 -
Essex - 1 £370 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Crawley - 1 £315 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £550 -

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Web Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (49.28%) Linux
2 47 (34.06%) Java
3 46 (33.33%) Windows
4 34 (24.64%) Puppet
5 31 (22.46%) IIS
6 30 (21.74%) DevOps
7 29 (21.01%) Configuration Management
8 28 (20.29%) Apache
9 27 (19.57%) Git (software)
10 26 (18.84%) Security Cleared
10 26 (18.84%) HTTP
10 26 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (18.84%) Windows Server
11 25 (18.12%) Finance
11 25 (18.12%) Web Services
12 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 24 (17.39%) Active Directory
13 22 (15.94%) JavaScript
13 22 (15.94%) HTML
14 21 (15.22%) .NET
14 21 (15.22%) CSS
14 21 (15.22%) SharePoint
15 20 (14.49%) MongoDB
15 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
16 19 (13.77%) E-Commerce
16 19 (13.77%) MySQL
17 18 (13.04%) Ruby
17 18 (13.04%) SQL
17 18 (13.04%) Open Source

Web Engineer Skill Set
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 31 (22.46%) IIS
2 28 (20.29%) Apache
3 21 (15.22%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.42%) Tomcat
5 12 (8.70%) Node.js
5 12 (8.70%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.52%) CMS
6 9 (6.52%) nginx
7 5 (3.62%) JBoss
8 4 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.90%) Drupal
8 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.90%) Jetty
9 3 (2.17%) Mule
9 3 (2.17%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.17%) PowerExchange
9 3 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.62%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.62%) GitHub
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.17%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.17%) Route 53
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.45%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.84%) HTTP
2 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.14%) SSL
4 13 (9.42%) DNS
4 13 (9.42%) Internet
5 10 (7.25%) Firewall
6 7 (5.07%) SNMP
7 5 (3.62%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (2.90%) FTP
8 4 (2.90%) LDAP
9 3 (2.17%) DHCP
9 3 (2.17%) Intranet
9 3 (2.17%) IPsec
10 2 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.45%) SAN
10 2 (1.45%) SMTP
11 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.72%) Network Security
11 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) MongoDB
2 19 (13.77%) MySQL
3 15 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.35%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.62%) Redis
6 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.90%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.45%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.45%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.72%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.25%) Subversion
4 9 (6.52%) gulp
4 9 (6.52%) Selenium
5 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (5.07%) Travis CI
6 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.62%) Gradle
7 5 (3.62%) JUnit
7 5 (3.62%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.90%) Bower
8 4 (2.90%) Grunt
8 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.17%) Log4j
9 3 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (18.12%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Retail
3 9 (6.52%) Games
3 9 (6.52%) Publishing
4 5 (3.62%) Banking
5 4 (2.90%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.12%) Web Services
2 22 (15.94%) HTML
3 21 (15.22%) .NET
3 21 (15.22%) CSS
4 15 (10.87%) XML
5 13 (9.42%) Flash
5 13 (9.42%) J2EE
6 10 (7.25%) XSLT
7 9 (6.52%) Ajax
7 9 (6.52%) RESTful
7 9 (6.52%) Servlets
8 8 (5.80%) JSP
8 8 (5.80%) LAMP
8 8 (5.80%) Spring
9 7 (5.07%) CSS3
9 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.07%) HTML5
9 7 (5.07%) jQuery
9 7 (5.07%) SOAP
10 6 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.07%) PlayStation
3 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.62%) iPad
3 5 (3.62%) PMI
3 5 (3.62%) User Experience
4 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.90%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Blog
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Replication
6 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.28%) Linux
2 46 (33.33%) Windows
3 26 (18.84%) Windows Server
4 17 (12.32%) Unix
5 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.70%) Solaris
6 9 (6.52%) CentOS
7 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.17%) AIX
10 2 (1.45%) Debian
10 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.72%) Android
11 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.74%) DevOps
2 29 (21.01%) Configuration Management
3 26 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (13.77%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.04%) Open Source
7 15 (10.87%) High Availability
7 15 (10.87%) Load Balancing
7 15 (10.87%) Scrum
7 15 (10.87%) TDD
7 15 (10.87%) Web Operations
8 14 (10.14%) Web Development
9 13 (9.42%) Automated Testing
9 13 (9.42%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.97%) ITIL
10 11 (7.97%) Time Management
11 9 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (5.80%) OO
13 7 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.06%) Java
2 22 (15.94%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.04%) Ruby
3 18 (13.04%) SQL
4 17 (12.32%) PHP
5 14 (10.14%) Perl
6 13 (9.42%) Python
7 9 (6.52%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.80%) C#
8 8 (5.80%) Go
9 6 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.17%) Clojure
11 3 (2.17%) Haskell
11 3 (2.17%) R
12 2 (1.45%) AWK
12 2 (1.45%) Korn
12 2 (1.45%) Scala
12 2 (1.45%) sed
12 2 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.17%) ISEB
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.45%) MCITP
5 2 (1.45%) MCTS
5 2 (1.45%) RHCE
6 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.72%) Degree
6 1 (0.72%) IISP
6 1 (0.72%) MCP
6 1 (0.72%) MCSA
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) SLA
2 10 (7.25%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.45%) WCAG
5 1 (0.72%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.25%) ISA Server
3 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.07%) Docker
4 7 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.90%) vCloud
5 4 (2.90%) Xen
6 2 (1.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 34 (24.64%) Puppet
2 13 (9.42%) Ansible
3 7 (5.07%) Xymon
4 6 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.62%) Nagios
5 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (2.90%) logstash
6 4 (2.90%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.17%) Salt
8 1 (0.72%) Cacti
8 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (12.32%) Red Hat
2 16 (11.59%) Oracle
3 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.25%) Fujitsu
5 9 (6.52%) VMware
6 7 (5.07%) Intel Security
7 6 (4.35%) Meridio
8 5 (3.62%) Brocade
8 5 (3.62%) Forcepoint
8 5 (3.62%) Symantec
9 4 (2.90%) F5
9 4 (2.90%) New Relic
9 4 (2.90%) Splunk
10 3 (2.17%) Axway
10 3 (2.17%) Informatica
10 3 (2.17%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.17%) Tableau
10 3 (2.17%) Talend
10 3 (2.17%) Vertica
11 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
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