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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Engineer
Rank 560 495 512
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 44 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £200 £300
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -39 38 £375 +11.11% 12
London -13 25 £431 +23.21% 5
East of England -26 5 £369 +13.46% 2
Scotland - 5 £390 - 1
Edinburgh - 5 £390 - 1
South East -30 4 £300 +71.42% 3
East Midlands +1 2 £200 - 1
Leicestershire -3 2 £200 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £406 - 2
Essex - 2 £360 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Reading +6 1 £300 - 2
Berkshire +1 1 £300 - 2
City of London +1 1 - -
Oxfordshire -3 1 £300 +60.00%
Surrey -4 1 £538 +283.92%
Warwickshire -7 1 £200 -
Leicester -8 1 £200 -
West Midlands -10 1 £200 -
Wales - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £280 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Luton - 1 £450 - 1
Slough - 1 £300 -
St Neots - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Street - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Witney - - - -

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (57.14%) Linux
2 22 (34.92%) Web Services
3 19 (30.16%) Puppet
4 17 (26.98%) Windows
5 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (22.22%) Apache
6 14 (22.22%) IIS
6 14 (22.22%) .NET
7 13 (20.63%) Java
7 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.05%) Tomcat
9 11 (17.46%) Oracle
9 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
9 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
9 11 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.87%) SQL
10 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
10 10 (15.87%) SSL
11 9 (14.29%) HTTP
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) DevOps
12 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.70%) ITIL
12 8 (12.70%) Release Management
12 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
13 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (11.11%) Amazon S3
13 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (22.22%) IIS
1 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 12 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.94%) CMS
3 5 (7.94%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.17%) WordPress
5 2 (3.17%) Confluence
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) Drupal
6 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.17%) SaaS
6 1 (1.59%) PaaS
6 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.59%) Route 53
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
1 10 (15.87%) SSL
2 9 (14.29%) HTTP
3 6 (9.52%) LDAP
4 5 (7.94%) Intranet
5 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 4 (6.35%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) BIG-IP
5 4 (6.35%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.76%) DNS
7 2 (3.17%) DHCP
8 1 (1.59%) FTP
8 1 (1.59%) Extranet
8 1 (1.59%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) DB2
5 1 (1.59%) OLAP
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Subversion
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Maven
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.59%) WATIR
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) Ant
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.59%) Sahi
3 1 (1.59%) Mocha
3 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.59%) Hudson
3 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.52%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Front Office
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) Web Services
2 14 (22.22%) .NET
3 7 (11.11%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.52%) CSS
4 6 (9.52%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) Middleware
6 4 (6.35%) Java EE
6 4 (6.35%) WCF
7 3 (4.76%) jQuery
7 3 (4.76%) HTML5
7 3 (4.76%) SOAP
8 2 (3.17%) LAMP
9 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.59%) Ajax
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.59%) XSLT
9 1 (1.59%) Flash
9 1 (1.59%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Replication
2 1 (1.59%) Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) SCORM
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) CMDB
2 1 (1.59%) Wiki
2 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) CentOS
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
2 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.70%) Release Management
3 8 (12.70%) ITIL
3 8 (12.70%) DevOps
4 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.52%) Project Management
6 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.35%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) TDD
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
7 4 (6.35%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.11%) PHP
5 6 (9.52%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) VB
7 3 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.59%) XenApp
2 1 (1.59%) XenServer
2 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Varnish
2 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) Puppet
2 11 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.35%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (6.35%) Control-M
3 4 (6.35%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.76%) Nagios
5 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.59%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.59%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.59%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (1.59%) SCOM
6 1 (1.59%) Ansible
6 1 (1.59%) Salt
6 1 (1.59%) Opsview
6 1 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Sun
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) Altiris
4 2 (3.17%) New Relic
4 2 (3.17%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.17%) McAfee
4 2 (3.17%) CA
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Compaq
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Websense
5 1 (1.59%) Radware
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Rate: £18 - £21.8 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: Day rate flexible depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago