The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Engineer
Rank 544 558 502
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -56
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 67 42 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.077% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 28
Average daily rate
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£456 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £208 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
+42.30% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50

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
52776 50579 47249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.50% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33542 30709 27642
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1998 2143
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2015.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +19 67 £456 +23.31% 14
London +32 50 £425 - 8
City of London +10 7 £538 - 1
Cheshire - 7 £463 -
North West - 7 £463 -
South West - 5 £463 - 1
Bristol - 4 £463 -
Warrington - 4 £463 -
South East -22 3 £269 -10.41% 3
Hampshire +2 2 £238 +7.95%
Croydon - 2 £380 -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
Surrey -2 1 £300 -44.18%
Gloucestershire - 1 £315 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £315 -
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (47.11%) IIS
2 51 (42.15%) Windows
3 38 (31.40%) SQL
4 37 (30.58%) HTTP
5 33 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 32 (26.45%) Firewall
7 31 (25.62%) DNS
7 31 (25.62%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (24.79%) Linux
9 29 (23.97%) Java
10 28 (23.14%) JavaScript
10 28 (23.14%) Puppet
11 26 (21.49%) HTML
12 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
12 25 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (19.83%) Web Services
14 22 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 22 (18.18%) SSL
14 22 (18.18%) Migration
15 21 (17.36%) CSS
16 20 (16.53%) Configuration Management
16 20 (16.53%) DevOps
17 19 (15.70%) Open Source
18 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
20 16 (13.22%) Retail
20 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (47.11%) IIS
2 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.61%) Apache
4 7 (5.79%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.13%) CMS
6 4 (3.31%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.31%) Jadu
7 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.65%) JBoss
8 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.65%) nginx
8 2 (1.65%) WordPress
8 2 (1.65%) Jetty
9 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.65%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.65%) Office 365
4 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.58%) HTTP
2 32 (26.45%) Firewall
3 31 (25.62%) DNS
4 22 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 22 (18.18%) SSL
5 15 (12.40%) DHCP
6 8 (6.61%) Internet
7 3 (2.48%) IPsec
8 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.65%) FTP
8 2 (1.65%) LDAP
8 2 (1.65%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.83%) LAN
9 1 (0.83%) WAN
9 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.83%) Skype
9 1 (0.83%) SAN
9 1 (0.83%) DMZ
9 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) MySQL
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) DB2
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.48%) Subversion
3 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) JUnit
4 1 (0.83%) Introscope
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.83%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.83%) MSTest
4 1 (0.83%) Moq
4 1 (0.83%) Mockito
4 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
General
1 16 (13.22%) Retail
2 11 (9.09%) Games
3 9 (7.44%) Finance
4 6 (4.96%) Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Back Office
5 4 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.48%) Publishing
7 2 (1.65%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.49%) HTML
2 24 (19.83%) Web Services
3 21 (17.36%) CSS
4 14 (11.57%) XML
5 12 (9.92%) .NET
5 12 (9.92%) HTML5
6 11 (9.09%) XSL
7 10 (8.26%) Scalatra
8 9 (7.44%) Servlets
9 7 (5.79%) J2EE
10 6 (4.96%) RESTful
10 6 (4.96%) jQuery
11 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
12 4 (3.31%) WCF
12 4 (3.31%) JSP
12 4 (3.31%) X-Windows
13 3 (2.48%) SAML
13 3 (2.48%) SOAP
13 3 (2.48%) LAMP
13 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Streaming Video
1 11 (9.09%) iPhone
1 11 (9.09%) iPad
2 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.96%) User Experience
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Social Media
6 2 (1.65%) PKI
6 2 (1.65%) BYOD
7 1 (0.83%) Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.15%) Windows
2 30 (24.79%) Linux
3 25 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.31%) UNIX
7 2 (1.65%) Android
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.18%) Migration
4 20 (16.53%) Configuration Management
4 20 (16.53%) DevOps
5 19 (15.70%) Open Source
6 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
6 16 (13.22%) Scrum
7 15 (12.40%) Web Development
8 14 (11.57%) Software Engineering
8 14 (11.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (10.74%) Load Balancing
9 13 (10.74%) MVC
10 12 (9.92%) TDD
10 12 (9.92%) Automated Testing
10 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (8.26%) Kanban
11 10 (8.26%) Pair Programming
11 10 (8.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.40%) SQL
2 33 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 29 (23.97%) Java
4 28 (23.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.44%) C#
6 8 (6.61%) PHP
6 8 (6.61%) Python
7 6 (4.96%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.13%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.13%) Perl
9 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.48%) Ruby
11 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.65%) XPath
12 1 (0.83%) VB
12 1 (0.83%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) Delphi
12 1 (0.83%) Korn
12 1 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) RHCE
3 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.48%) QEMU
3 3 (2.48%) KVM
4 2 (1.65%) Docker
4 2 (1.65%) Xen
5 1 (0.83%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 28 (23.14%) Puppet
2 15 (12.40%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.13%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.31%) SCOM
5 3 (2.48%) Salt
6 2 (1.65%) Ansible
6 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.83%) Cacti
7 1 (0.83%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) VMware
2 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) Oracle
3 11 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 10 (8.26%) IBM
4 10 (8.26%) New Relic
5 5 (4.13%) CA
6 4 (3.31%) F5
7 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.48%) Gemalto
8 2 (1.65%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.83%) Sybase
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe
9 1 (0.83%) Juniper
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