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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 587 542 569
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 66 98 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 83 29
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £385
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £19.72 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.59% -12.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £22.50

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 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 5 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 -59 61 £463 +15.62% 31
London -22 39 £463 +8.82% 12
South East -18 13 £425 +49.12% 5
City of London +35 8 £425 -15.00% 1
Berkshire +5 8 £375 -11.76% 2
Bracknell +4 7 - -
Glasgow - 5 £425 -
Scotland - 5 £425 - 2
North West - 4 £405 - 2
Surrey -9 3 £425 +57.40% 3
Woking -6 2 £425 +57.40% 2
Merseyside - 2 £260 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 -
East of England +5 1 £370 -15.42% 5
Bristol +1 1 £550 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -4 1 £525 +75.00% 3
West Yorkshire -5 1 £525 +75.00% 2
South West -7 1 £550 +37.50% 2
West Midlands -9 1 £288 -39.47%
Leeds -11 1 £525 +75.00% 2
Westminster -13 1 £575 +21.05%
North East - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £315 -
Essex - 1 £370 -
Cheshire - 1 £550 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
Wirral - 1 £260 -
Warrington - 1 £550 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £550 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 60 (46.51%) Linux
2 46 (35.66%) Java
3 35 (27.13%) Windows
4 34 (26.36%) DevOps
5 33 (25.58%) Puppet
6 29 (22.48%) Web Services
6 29 (22.48%) Configuration Management
6 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
8 26 (20.16%) IIS
8 26 (20.16%) Finance
8 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
9 25 (19.38%) HTTP
9 25 (19.38%) Apache
10 21 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (16.28%) .NET
10 21 (16.28%) Windows Server
11 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
11 20 (15.50%) HTML
11 20 (15.50%) MongoDB
11 20 (15.50%) Open Source
12 19 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (14.73%) Jenkins
12 19 (14.73%) CSS
12 19 (14.73%) E-Commerce
13 17 (13.18%) Unix
13 17 (13.18%) SQL
13 17 (13.18%) Ruby
13 17 (13.18%) Web Development
13 17 (13.18%) Security Cleared

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 26 (20.16%) IIS
2 25 (19.38%) Apache
3 15 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.08%) SharePoint
5 12 (9.30%) Node.js
6 11 (8.53%) WebSphere
7 10 (7.75%) nginx
8 8 (6.20%) CMS
9 5 (3.88%) JBoss
9 5 (3.88%) Jetty
10 4 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (3.10%) Drupal
11 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (2.33%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (2.33%) PowerExchange
11 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (1.55%) Mule
12 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.88%) GitHub
5 3 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.33%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.33%) Route 53
6 2 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 25 (19.38%) HTTP
3 14 (10.85%) SSL
4 12 (9.30%) DNS
5 10 (7.75%) Internet
6 6 (4.65%) Firewall
6 6 (4.65%) SNMP
7 5 (3.88%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (2.33%) DHCP
8 3 (2.33%) FTP
8 3 (2.33%) IPsec
8 3 (2.33%) LDAP
9 2 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.55%) SAN
10 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.78%) Network Security
10 1 (0.78%) SMS
10 1 (0.78%) SMTP
10 1 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.40%) MySQL
3 15 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.10%) Redis
7 3 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.33%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.55%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.55%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.78%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.78%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.73%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.53%) Subversion
4 9 (6.98%) Selenium
4 9 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.20%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.20%) gulp
6 7 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (5.43%) Travis CI
7 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.65%) Gradle
7 6 (4.65%) JUnit
8 5 (3.88%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.33%) Grunt
10 3 (2.33%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.33%) Log4j
10 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Publishing
3 9 (6.98%) Games
3 9 (6.98%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) Web Services
2 21 (16.28%) .NET
3 20 (15.50%) HTML
4 19 (14.73%) CSS
5 16 (12.40%) XML
6 13 (10.08%) J2EE
7 11 (8.53%) XSLT
8 9 (6.98%) RESTful
8 9 (6.98%) Spring
9 8 (6.20%) Ajax
9 8 (6.20%) Servlets
10 7 (5.43%) Flash
10 7 (5.43%) Hibernate
10 7 (5.43%) JSON
10 7 (5.43%) JSP
10 7 (5.43%) REST
10 7 (5.43%) SOAP
11 6 (4.65%) CSS3
11 6 (4.65%) HTML5
11 6 (4.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.43%) PlayStation
3 5 (3.88%) iPad
3 5 (3.88%) User Experience
4 2 (1.55%) PKI
4 2 (1.55%) PMI
5 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.78%) Blog
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.51%) Linux
2 35 (27.13%) Windows
3 21 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 17 (13.18%) Unix
5 12 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.30%) Solaris
6 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.75%) CentOS
8 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.33%) AIX
10 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.78%) Android
11 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) DevOps
2 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.48%) Configuration Management
3 21 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (15.50%) Open Source
5 19 (14.73%) E-Commerce
6 17 (13.18%) Web Development
7 14 (10.85%) Scrum
7 14 (10.85%) TDD
8 13 (10.08%) Automated Testing
8 13 (10.08%) Web Operations
9 12 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.53%) High Availability
10 11 (8.53%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (6.98%) User Stories
12 8 (6.20%) ITIL
13 7 (5.43%) OO
13 7 (5.43%) SOA
13 7 (5.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.66%) Java
2 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.18%) Ruby
3 17 (13.18%) SQL
4 14 (10.85%) PHP
5 12 (9.30%) Perl
6 11 (8.53%) Python
7 8 (6.20%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.20%) C#
8 7 (5.43%) Go
8 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.43%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.88%) VB
10 2 (1.55%) AWK
10 2 (1.55%) Clojure
10 2 (1.55%) Haskell
10 2 (1.55%) Korn
10 2 (1.55%) R
10 2 (1.55%) Scala
10 2 (1.55%) sed
Qualifications
1 17 (13.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.10%) MCP
4 4 (3.10%) MCSA
4 4 (3.10%) MCSE
5 3 (2.33%) ISEB
6 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.55%) MCITP
6 2 (1.55%) MCTS
6 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.55%) RHCE
7 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) CCSA
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CISM
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) Degree
7 1 (0.78%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) SLA
3 3 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.55%) WCAG
5 1 (0.78%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.43%) Docker
4 7 (5.43%) ISA Server
5 4 (3.10%) vCloud
5 4 (3.10%) Xen
6 2 (1.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 33 (25.58%) Puppet
2 13 (10.08%) Ansible
3 9 (6.98%) Nagios
4 7 (5.43%) Xymon
5 6 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.10%) Cacti
6 4 (3.10%) logstash
6 4 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.10%) WSUS
6 4 (3.10%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.33%) Salt
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.78%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.78%) Opsview
9 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.08%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.30%) Oracle
4 10 (7.75%) VMware
5 9 (6.98%) Intel Security
6 8 (6.20%) Symantec
7 7 (5.43%) Fujitsu
8 6 (4.65%) Rackspace
9 4 (3.10%) CommVault
9 4 (3.10%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.10%) New Relic
9 4 (3.10%) Splunk
10 3 (2.33%) Axway
10 3 (2.33%) CA
10 3 (2.33%) IBM
10 3 (2.33%) Informatica
11 2 (1.55%) Brocade
11 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.55%) Cisco
11 2 (1.55%) Genesys
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