The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Engineer
Rank 570 511 544
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 27 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.064% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.070% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 22
Average daily rate £385 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +30.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £238 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £335 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52312 44522 56141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.24% 92.52% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31727 25522 30906
Average daily rate £393 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2086 2215 2625
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%

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 15 April 2014.

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 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -82 25 £390 +11.42% 14
London -42 13 £390 -8.23% 5
North West - 5 £354 -
South East -11 4 £288 -
Hampshire - 2 £288 -
Cambridgeshire -18 1 £500 - 2
North East -25 1 - - 2
Tyne and Wear -29 1 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 1 - - 2
East of England -37 1 £500 +45.98% 3
West Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 2
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £282 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 2
Cranleigh - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 24 (29.27%) HTML
3 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (26.83%) SQL
4 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 22 (26.83%) IIS
4 22 (26.83%) Web Services
5 21 (25.61%) Windows
6 19 (23.17%) CSS
7 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
8 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
9 13 (15.85%) Puppet
9 13 (15.85%) Java
10 12 (14.63%) .NET
10 12 (14.63%) XML
11 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (10.98%) HTML5
12 9 (10.98%) UNIX
12 9 (10.98%) Internet
12 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
12 9 (10.98%) Finance
12 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (9.76%) Retail
13 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
13 8 (9.76%) C#
13 8 (9.76%) HTTP
13 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 22 (26.83%) IIS
2 6 (7.32%) Commerce Server
3 5 (6.10%) CMS
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.44%) Documentum
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.44%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) SaaS
3 2 (2.44%) PaaS
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Route 53
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.22%) Heroku
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Internet
2 8 (9.76%) HTTP
3 7 (8.54%) SSL
3 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.54%) Firewall
4 4 (4.88%) DNS
4 4 (4.88%) Network Security
5 3 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.22%) LTE
7 1 (1.22%) SSH
7 1 (1.22%) Extranet
7 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.22%) IPv4
7 1 (1.22%) IPv6
7 1 (1.22%) Intranet
7 1 (1.22%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) GSM
7 1 (1.22%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) Redis
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.22%) OLAP
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) RSpec
4 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Calabash
4 1 (1.22%) Grunt
4 1 (1.22%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Hudson
4 1 (1.22%) Mocha
4 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) JMeter
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Retail
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) HTML
2 22 (26.83%) Web Services
3 19 (23.17%) CSS
4 12 (14.63%) .NET
4 12 (14.63%) XML
5 9 (10.98%) HTML5
6 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.54%) jQuery
8 6 (7.32%) CSS3
9 5 (6.10%) Ajax
9 5 (6.10%) XSLT
10 4 (4.88%) SOAP
10 4 (4.88%) Middleware
10 4 (4.88%) LINQ
10 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.88%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.66%) JSON
12 2 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Social Media
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Video on Demand
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.66%) DTV
2 3 (3.66%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) IPTV
3 2 (2.44%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.44%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) PKI
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 21 (25.61%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.98%) UNIX
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.88%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
2 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
4 8 (9.76%) Web Development
4 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.54%) ITIL
6 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.32%) Scrum
6 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.10%) MVC
8 4 (4.88%) Content Management
9 3 (3.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.66%) Android Development
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Project Management
9 3 (3.66%) TDD
9 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.66%) OO
9 3 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.83%) SQL
3 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
4 13 (15.85%) Java
5 8 (9.76%) C#
6 5 (6.10%) Python
7 4 (4.88%) Perl
7 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) Haskell
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
1 3 (3.66%) MCSE
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) MCSA
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.22%) vCloud
3 1 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.22%) UAG
3 1 (1.22%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) XenApp
3 1 (1.22%) XenServer
3 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Squid
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Puppet
2 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.32%) Nagios
4 3 (3.66%) CFEngine
4 3 (3.66%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) VMware
3 4 (4.88%) IBM
3 4 (4.88%) Imperva
3 4 (4.88%) F5
3 4 (4.88%) Twitter
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) Websense
4 2 (2.44%) Google
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) M86 Security
5 1 (1.22%) Facebook
5 1 (1.22%) Venda
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.22%) IronPort
5 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.22%) Mercator
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) Compaq