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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Engineer
Rank 513 523 490
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 63 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.093% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 23 25
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £435 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +58.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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 +2 63 £400 - 11
London -12 31 £388 -0.64% 6
East of England +20 17 £425 -5.02%
South East -26 10 £413 +37.50% 2
Berkshire +3 4 £425 - 1
City of London +17 3 £425 +9.67% 2
Reading - 3 £425 -
South West -20 2 £375 -
Surrey -1 1 £400 - 1
West Midlands -5 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Woking - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Middlesbrough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 81 (57.04%) IIS
2 64 (45.07%) Windows
3 57 (40.14%) Microsoft
4 49 (34.51%) E-Commerce
5 48 (33.80%) DNS
6 45 (31.69%) Active Directory
7 42 (29.58%) Linux
8 38 (26.76%) .NET
9 36 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (24.65%) Web Services
10 35 (24.65%) DevOps
11 29 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (19.72%) SCOM
13 23 (16.20%) SCCM
13 23 (16.20%) SQL
13 23 (16.20%) FTP
14 22 (15.49%) DHCP
14 22 (15.49%) PowerShell
15 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (14.08%) Puppet
16 19 (13.38%) HTTP
17 18 (12.68%) Java
17 18 (12.68%) MySQL
17 18 (12.68%) Akamai
18 17 (11.97%) HTML
19 16 (11.27%) TCP/IP
19 16 (11.27%) Configuration Management
20 15 (10.56%) SSL
20 15 (10.56%) ITIL
21 14 (9.86%) Continuous Integration

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 81 (57.04%) IIS
2 12 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.04%) Apache
4 4 (2.82%) Node.js
4 4 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.82%) CMS
5 3 (2.11%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.11%) JBoss
6 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.70%) Drupal
7 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.70%) WordPress
7 1 (0.70%) Confluence
7 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.70%) JRun
7 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) assyst
2 2 (1.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.11%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
4 3 (2.11%) PaaS
5 2 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.41%) Office 365
5 2 (1.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.70%) Route 53
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (33.80%) DNS
2 23 (16.20%) FTP
3 22 (15.49%) DHCP
4 19 (13.38%) HTTP
5 16 (11.27%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.56%) SSL
7 11 (7.75%) Firewall
8 7 (4.93%) Internet
9 5 (3.52%) Network Security
10 3 (2.11%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.41%) Intranet
11 2 (1.41%) SMTP
12 1 (0.70%) LDAP
12 1 (0.70%) ATM
12 1 (0.70%) LAN
12 1 (0.70%) SMS
12 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) MySQL
2 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.11%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.11%) Redis
7 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.93%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.52%) Subversion
5 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.41%) Calabash
6 2 (1.41%) JIRA
6 2 (1.41%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.70%) RSpec
7 1 (0.70%) Maven
7 1 (0.70%) Introscope
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
General
1 10 (7.04%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Legal
2 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.52%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Publishing
4 3 (2.11%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.11%) Back Office
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.76%) .NET
2 35 (24.65%) Web Services
3 17 (11.97%) HTML
4 13 (9.15%) CSS
5 9 (6.34%) LAMP
6 7 (4.93%) HTML5
7 6 (4.23%) jQuery
7 6 (4.23%) XML
8 4 (2.82%) J2EE
8 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.11%) CSS3
10 2 (1.41%) REST
10 2 (1.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.41%) XSD
10 2 (1.41%) XSLT
10 2 (1.41%) XHTML
10 2 (1.41%) Middleware
10 2 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Open Source
2 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) Streaming Video
4 3 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.11%) DTV
4 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.11%) Clustering
4 3 (2.11%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.41%) iPad
5 2 (1.41%) iPhone
5 2 (1.41%) Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) RIA
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.07%) Windows
2 42 (29.58%) Linux
3 13 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.34%) UNIX
6 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.82%) Android
8 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.41%) CentOS
9 2 (1.41%) Solaris
9 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.51%) E-Commerce
2 35 (24.65%) DevOps
3 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.27%) Configuration Management
5 15 (10.56%) ITIL
6 14 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.04%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.63%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.23%) OO
9 6 (4.23%) Project Management
9 6 (4.23%) Database Security
10 5 (3.52%) TDD
11 4 (2.82%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.82%) MVC
11 4 (2.82%) Migration
11 4 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (2.11%) Web Development
12 3 (2.11%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.11%) Analytics
12 3 (2.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.20%) SQL
2 22 (15.49%) PowerShell
3 18 (12.68%) Java
4 12 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.45%) PHP
5 8 (5.63%) Ruby
6 6 (4.23%) Python
7 4 (2.82%) Perl
7 4 (2.82%) C#
8 3 (2.11%) Golang
9 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.70%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.70%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
1 3 (2.11%) VCP4
2 2 (1.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) RHCE
3 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 45 (31.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.41%) Xen
2 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) vCloud
3 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (19.72%) SCOM
2 23 (16.20%) SCCM
3 20 (14.08%) Puppet
4 9 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.23%) Ansible
6 3 (2.11%) Salt
6 3 (2.11%) Nagios
7 2 (1.41%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.70%) Cacti
8 1 (0.70%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.70%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.70%) Graphite
8 1 (0.70%) StatsD
Vendors
1 57 (40.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Akamai
3 13 (9.15%) VMware
4 11 (7.75%) F5
5 6 (4.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle
7 4 (2.82%) Imperva
8 3 (2.11%) ForgeRock
8 3 (2.11%) Remedy
8 3 (2.11%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.41%) Cisco
10 1 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) SAP
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe
10 1 (0.70%) Sun
10 1 (0.70%) HP
10 1 (0.70%) EMC
10 1 (0.70%) Citrix
10 1 (0.70%) Lotus
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