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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 563 506 537
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 85 129 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 106 50
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.15% +16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.54 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.58% +44.62%

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
51146 52265 50988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.79% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33349 32884 31286
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1531 1986 2062
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -55 76 £425 +6.25% 34
London -34 39 £463 +15.62% 17
South East +6 20 £255 -7.27% 7
Berkshire - 18 £184 - 5
Bracknell - 16 £173 - 1
Scotland - 9 £305 -
North West -6 8 £325 -23.52% 1
Yorkshire -1 7 £438 +5.42% 3
West Yorkshire -1 7 £438 +5.42% 2
Leeds -4 7 £438 +5.42% 2
Merseyside +2 6 £325 -
City of London +31 5 £400 -11.11% 4
Glasgow - 5 - -
Wirral - 4 £325 -
Erskine - 3 £305 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £305 -
Birmingham -4 2 £288 -
West Midlands -21 2 £288 -39.47%
North East -56 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +16 1 - - 1
East of England +3 1 - - 3
Cheshire -3 1 £450 +5.88% 1
Liverpool -3 1 - -
West Sussex -12 1 £315 +14.54%
Newcastle upon Tyne -62 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -64 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
Crawley - 1 £315 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (44.60%) Linux
2 46 (33.09%) Windows
3 44 (31.65%) Java
4 36 (25.90%) Puppet
5 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
6 30 (21.58%) Git (software)
7 29 (20.86%) DevOps
8 27 (19.42%) Windows Server
8 27 (19.42%) Finance
8 27 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (19.42%) Configuration Management
8 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
8 27 (19.42%) IIS
9 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
10 25 (17.99%) SharePoint
11 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
12 23 (16.55%) Apache
13 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (15.11%) HTML
15 20 (14.39%) Web Services
15 20 (14.39%) SQL
15 20 (14.39%) MySQL
15 20 (14.39%) CSS
15 20 (14.39%) MongoDB
16 19 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (13.67%) HTTP
17 18 (12.95%) Unix
17 18 (12.95%) Load Balancing
18 17 (12.23%) SLA
18 17 (12.23%) Red Hat

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 27 (19.42%) IIS
2 25 (17.99%) SharePoint
3 23 (16.55%) Apache
4 10 (7.19%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.76%) CMS
5 8 (5.76%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.04%) nginx
7 5 (3.60%) JBoss
8 4 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.88%) Drupal
8 4 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.16%) Mule
10 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.72%) Jetty
11 1 (0.72%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.60%) GitHub
4 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.88%) PaaS
5 3 (2.16%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.16%) Route 53
6 2 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.44%) IaaS
6 2 (1.44%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.67%) HTTP
2 16 (11.51%) TCP/IP
3 12 (8.63%) Firewall
3 12 (8.63%) Internet
4 10 (7.19%) SSL
5 8 (5.76%) DNS
6 6 (4.32%) SNMP
7 4 (2.88%) Intranet
8 3 (2.16%) LDAP
8 3 (2.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (2.16%) SMTP
9 2 (1.44%) FTP
9 2 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.44%) Network Security
9 2 (1.44%) SAN
10 1 (0.72%) DHCP
10 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.72%) IPsec
10 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) MongoDB
1 20 (14.39%) MySQL
2 16 (11.51%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.32%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.60%) Redis
7 3 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.16%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.44%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.72%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.07%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.19%) Selenium
3 10 (7.19%) Subversion
4 9 (6.47%) gulp
5 8 (5.76%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (3.60%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.60%) GoCD
7 5 (3.60%) Gradle
7 5 (3.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.88%) Bower
8 4 (2.88%) Grunt
8 4 (2.88%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.88%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.16%) JUnit
9 3 (2.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.16%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (19.42%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Retail
3 8 (5.76%) Banking
4 7 (5.04%) Games
5 6 (4.32%) Law
5 6 (4.32%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.11%) HTML
2 20 (14.39%) CSS
2 20 (14.39%) Web Services
3 16 (11.51%) Flash
4 15 (10.79%) .NET
5 14 (10.07%) Node.js
6 10 (7.19%) RESTful
7 9 (6.47%) jQuery
7 9 (6.47%) LAMP
7 9 (6.47%) XML
8 8 (5.76%) J2EE
9 7 (5.04%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.04%) JSP
9 7 (5.04%) Spring
10 6 (4.32%) Ajax
10 6 (4.32%) CSS3
10 6 (4.32%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.32%) HTML5
10 6 (4.32%) Servlets
11 5 (3.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.04%) PlayStation
3 6 (4.32%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.60%) iPad
4 5 (3.60%) PMI
4 5 (3.60%) User Experience
5 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.88%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.44%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Blog
7 1 (0.72%) Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (44.60%) Linux
2 46 (33.09%) Windows
3 27 (19.42%) Windows Server
4 18 (12.95%) Unix
5 12 (8.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.19%) CentOS
7 9 (6.47%) Solaris
8 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.72%) Android
11 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) DevOps
2 27 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.42%) Configuration Management
3 19 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (12.95%) Load Balancing
5 17 (12.23%) High Availability
6 16 (11.51%) E-Commerce
7 15 (10.79%) Open Source
8 14 (10.07%) Scrum
8 14 (10.07%) TDD
8 14 (10.07%) Time Management
8 14 (10.07%) Web Operations
9 13 (9.35%) ITIL
10 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.91%) Automated Testing
11 11 (7.91%) Web Development
12 9 (6.47%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (5.76%) OO
14 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.65%) Java
2 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.39%) SQL
4 16 (11.51%) Ruby
5 15 (10.79%) Perl
5 15 (10.79%) Python
6 14 (10.07%) PHP
7 9 (6.47%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.76%) C#
8 8 (5.76%) Go
9 6 (4.32%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.88%) R
11 3 (2.16%) C++
11 3 (2.16%) Clojure
11 3 (2.16%) Haskell
11 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.16%) VB
11 3 (2.16%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.16%) VB6
12 2 (1.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.44%) MCITP
4 2 (1.44%) MCTS
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.44%) RHCE
5 1 (0.72%) Degree
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.23%) SLA
2 11 (7.91%) QA
3 3 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.72%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.35%) ISA Server
3 11 (7.91%) Docker
4 7 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.88%) vCloud
7 2 (1.44%) UAG
7 2 (1.44%) Xen
8 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (25.90%) Puppet
2 14 (10.07%) Ansible
3 8 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.04%) Xymon
5 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (2.88%) logstash
6 4 (2.88%) Nagios
6 4 (2.88%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.16%) Salt
8 1 (0.72%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.72%) Graphite
8 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.72%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
2 16 (11.51%) Oracle
3 13 (9.35%) Fujitsu
4 8 (5.76%) Intel Security
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.04%) Forcepoint
6 6 (4.32%) Meridio
6 6 (4.32%) Symantec
6 6 (4.32%) VMware
7 5 (3.60%) Brocade
7 5 (3.60%) F5
8 4 (2.88%) New Relic
8 4 (2.88%) Splunk
9 3 (2.16%) Tableau
9 3 (2.16%) Talend
9 3 (2.16%) Vertica
10 2 (1.44%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.44%) Google
10 2 (1.44%) ILOG
10 2 (1.44%) Rackspace
Berkshire
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 400 Per Day plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago