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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 530 575 559
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 118 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 62 54
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £42.75 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.76% +105.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £42.75 £20.85
% change year-on-year
-70.76% +105.03%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Web Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 +44 108 £413 +3.12% 40
London -7 45 £475 +13.77% 21
South East +42 38 £370 +4.22% 5
Berkshire - 21 £450 - 1
East of England +9 13 £413 +11.48% 4
West Sussex +9 11 £370 +4.22%
Bedfordshire +3 11 £413 +42.24%
Luton - 10 £413 -
Bracknell - 8 £525 -
Scotland - 7 £290 -
North West +14 6 £400 -13.51% 2
Crawley +14 6 £370 +4.22%
City of London +25 5 £450 -18.18% 3
Cheshire +3 4 £400 -13.51% 1
Erskine - 4 £290 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £290 -
Wales - 3 £456 -
Edinburgh - 3 £400 -
West Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
Surrey - 3 £365 - 2
South Wales - 3 £456 -
Hertfordshire +3 2 - -
Newport - 2 £475 -
Watford - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £363 -
Hampshire +15 1 £375 -3.22%
Warrington +8 1 £650 +40.54%
Middlesex 0 1 £413 +6.45%
Oxfordshire -15 1 £500 +127.27%
North East -18 1 £540 +63.63%

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 77 (38.50%) Linux
2 70 (35.00%) Java
3 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (30.50%) JavaScript
5 50 (25.00%) High Availability
6 44 (22.00%) Windows
7 41 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
8 40 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 40 (20.00%) DevOps
9 39 (19.50%) Configuration Management
10 38 (19.00%) E-Commerce
11 37 (18.50%) Puppet
12 35 (17.50%) Perl
13 33 (16.50%) CSS
13 33 (16.50%) Active Directory
13 33 (16.50%) Security Cleared
14 32 (16.00%) Open Source
14 32 (16.00%) Python
15 31 (15.50%) HTML
16 30 (15.00%) Web Operations
17 29 (14.50%) IIS
18 28 (14.00%) Web Services
19 27 (13.50%) Oracle
19 27 (13.50%) SC Cleared
19 27 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (13.00%) Apache
20 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
21 25 (12.50%) Unix
21 25 (12.50%) SharePoint
21 25 (12.50%) Web Development

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 29 (14.50%) IIS
2 26 (13.00%) Apache
3 25 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.50%) CMS
7 8 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.00%) nginx
8 6 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.00%) Confluence
9 4 (2.00%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.50%) Drupal
10 3 (1.50%) JBoss
10 3 (1.50%) Mule
11 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.50%) Jetty
12 1 (0.50%) Lightstreamer
12 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.00%) PaaS
4 6 (3.00%) IaaS
5 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.50%) GitHub
6 4 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.50%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (1.50%) SaaS
8 2 (1.00%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.50%) Heroku
9 1 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.00%) Internet
2 21 (10.50%) HTTP
3 20 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (9.50%) Firewall
5 18 (9.00%) SSL
6 10 (5.00%) DNS
7 9 (4.50%) Intranet
8 7 (3.50%) Network Security
9 6 (3.00%) FTP
10 4 (2.00%) DMZ
10 4 (2.00%) SNMP
11 3 (1.50%) DHCP
12 2 (1.00%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.00%) LDAP
12 2 (1.00%) SMTP
13 1 (0.50%) ICMP
13 1 (0.50%) IPsec
13 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.50%) SSH
13 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.00%) MySQL
2 20 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.50%) EDRMS
6 4 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.00%) Redis
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.50%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.00%) Selenium
4 9 (4.50%) Grunt
4 9 (4.50%) Subversion
5 8 (4.00%) gulp
6 7 (3.50%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.00%) JIRA
8 5 (2.50%) Bower
8 5 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.50%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.00%) Appium
11 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (11.00%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Banking
3 10 (5.00%) Retail
4 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.50%) Publishing
6 4 (2.00%) Games
6 4 (2.00%) Law
6 4 (2.00%) Marketing
7 3 (1.50%) Electronics
7 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.50%) CSS
2 31 (15.50%) HTML
3 28 (14.00%) Web Services
4 24 (12.00%) .NET
5 20 (10.00%) Node.js
6 19 (9.50%) jQuery
7 18 (9.00%) AngularJS
8 17 (8.50%) Flash
9 15 (7.50%) CSS3
10 14 (7.00%) HTML5
11 13 (6.50%) J2EE
12 12 (6.00%) LAMP
12 12 (6.00%) Middleware
13 11 (5.50%) RESTful
14 10 (5.00%) WebCenter
15 9 (4.50%) React
15 9 (4.50%) REST
15 9 (4.50%) Servlets
16 8 (4.00%) XML
17 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.00%) Cryptography
2 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.50%) PMI
3 5 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.50%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.00%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) Blog
7 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) W3C
7 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (38.50%) Linux
2 44 (22.00%) Windows
3 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
4 25 (12.50%) Unix
5 15 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.50%) Android
6 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.50%) Solaris
7 6 (3.00%) CentOS
8 4 (2.00%) Debian
8 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.00%) SUSE
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.00%) High Availability
3 40 (20.00%) DevOps
4 39 (19.50%) Configuration Management
5 38 (19.00%) E-Commerce
6 32 (16.00%) Open Source
7 30 (15.00%) Web Operations
8 27 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (12.50%) Web Development
10 24 (12.00%) Load Balancing
11 22 (11.00%) TDD
12 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
13 19 (9.50%) ITIL
14 16 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (8.00%) Scrum
15 15 (7.50%) Time Management
16 14 (7.00%) Automated Testing
16 14 (7.00%) Front End Development
16 14 (7.00%) OO
17 13 (6.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.00%) Java
2 61 (30.50%) JavaScript
3 35 (17.50%) Perl
4 32 (16.00%) Python
5 22 (11.00%) Ruby
6 19 (9.50%) C#
7 18 (9.00%) SQL
8 13 (6.50%) PHP
9 12 (6.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.50%) Go
11 8 (4.00%) C++
11 8 (4.00%) Scala
12 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.50%) R
12 5 (2.50%) VB
12 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.50%) VB6
13 4 (2.00%) VBA
14 3 (1.50%) C
14 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (16.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.00%) Degree
5 2 (1.00%) MCITP
5 2 (1.00%) MCTS
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.00%) SLA
2 13 (6.50%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (16.50%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.50%) Docker
3 14 (7.00%) ISA Server
4 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.50%) Xen
5 4 (2.00%) KVM
6 3 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.00%) UAG
7 2 (1.00%) XenApp
8 1 (0.50%) vCloud
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (18.50%) Puppet
2 9 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.00%) Ansible
4 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.00%) Ganglia
5 4 (2.00%) Graphite
5 4 (2.00%) Kibana
5 4 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.00%) logstash
5 4 (2.00%) Salt
5 4 (2.00%) StatsD
6 3 (1.50%) Xymon
7 2 (1.00%) Mesos
7 2 (1.00%) SCCM
7 2 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (13.50%) Oracle
2 15 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 14 (7.00%) Fujitsu
4 10 (5.00%) F5
4 10 (5.00%) VMware
5 9 (4.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.50%) Brocade
6 5 (2.50%) Forcepoint
6 5 (2.50%) Meridio
7 4 (2.00%) Google
7 4 (2.00%) ILOG
7 4 (2.00%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.00%) Symantec
7 4 (2.00%) Tableau
7 4 (2.00%) Talend
7 4 (2.00%) Vertica
8 3 (1.50%) Akamai
8 3 (1.50%) FatWire
8 3 (1.50%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.50%) SAP
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