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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Engineer
Rank 548 577 501
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -76
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 82 67 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 111
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £44.00

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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +38 79 £425 +9.67% 28
London +16 47 £450 +7.14% 15
South East +29 15 £370 +13.84% 2
East of England - 8 £406 - 5
West Sussex +14 7 £370 +4.22%
Berkshire - 5 £405 -
Luton - 5 £413 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £413 -
Crawley +19 4 £370 +4.22%
Bracknell - 4 £453 -
Yorkshire +12 3 £431 -13.75% 3
West Midlands -15 3 £525 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £350 - 4
Hammersmith - 3 £450 -
Edinburgh +21 2 £350 -15.66%
Scotland +16 2 £350 -15.66%
Surrey +10 2 £320 +16.36%
Birmingham -6 2 - -
South Yorkshire -6 2 £431 -13.75%
Sheffield -10 2 £431 -13.75%
Woking -17 2 £320 +16.36%
Peterborough - 2 £350 -
West Yorkshire +22 1 - - 2
Leeds +16 1 - - 2
North West +1 1 £450 +21.62% 1
City of London -3 1 £475 +15.15% 1
North East -36 1 £350 -19.07% 1
Tyne and Wear -37 1 £350 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 1 £350 - 1
Manchester - 1 £450 - 1

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 72 (35.82%) JavaScript
1 72 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (34.83%) Linux
3 66 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (32.34%) Java
5 50 (24.88%) High Availability
6 45 (22.39%) Web Services
7 41 (20.40%) Python
8 40 (19.90%) E-Commerce
8 40 (19.90%) DevOps
9 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
9 34 (16.92%) Perl
10 32 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (15.92%) Configuration Management
10 32 (15.92%) HTML
10 32 (15.92%) CSS
11 31 (15.42%) Unix
12 30 (14.93%) Apache
13 29 (14.43%) Docker
14 26 (12.94%) Open Source
15 25 (12.44%) Puppet
15 25 (12.44%) Web Operations
16 24 (11.94%) Web Development
16 24 (11.94%) Internet
16 24 (11.94%) Windows
16 24 (11.94%) Oracle
17 23 (11.44%) .NET
18 22 (10.95%) IIS
18 22 (10.95%) Jenkins

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 30 (14.93%) Apache
2 22 (10.95%) IIS
3 15 (7.46%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.47%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.98%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.98%) nginx
7 6 (2.99%) CMS
8 5 (2.49%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.99%) Confluence
10 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.00%) Drupal
11 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.50%) JBoss
12 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 66 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.46%) PaaS
4 12 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (3.48%) IaaS
7 6 (2.99%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.49%) GitHub
8 5 (2.49%) Route 53
9 4 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (1.00%) CloudFront
11 2 (1.00%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (1.00%) Heroku
11 2 (1.00%) SaaS
12 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.94%) Internet
2 21 (10.45%) Firewall
2 21 (10.45%) TCP/IP
3 20 (9.95%) SSL
4 18 (8.96%) HTTP
5 9 (4.48%) DNS
6 7 (3.48%) Intranet
7 6 (2.99%) Network Security
8 5 (2.49%) FTP
9 4 (1.99%) DMZ
10 2 (1.00%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.00%) DHCP
10 2 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.50%) LDAP
11 1 (0.50%) SMTP
11 1 (0.50%) SNMP
11 1 (0.50%) SSH
11 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.48%) MySQL
3 9 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.49%) Riak
8 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.95%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.45%) Selenium
4 9 (4.48%) Cucumber
4 9 (4.48%) Subversion
5 7 (3.48%) Grunt
5 7 (3.48%) JIRA
5 7 (3.48%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.99%) gulp
6 6 (2.99%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.49%) CasperJS
7 5 (2.49%) PhantomJS
8 4 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.00%) Appium
9 2 (1.00%) Bower
9 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.00%) NuGet
9 2 (1.00%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (10.45%) Finance
2 13 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.97%) Banking
4 8 (3.98%) Retail
5 6 (2.99%) Marketing
6 5 (2.49%) Electronics
6 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.39%) Web Services
2 32 (15.92%) CSS
2 32 (15.92%) HTML
3 23 (11.44%) .NET
4 21 (10.45%) AngularJS
5 19 (9.45%) Node.js
6 17 (8.46%) Middleware
7 16 (7.96%) jQuery
8 15 (7.46%) J2EE
8 15 (7.46%) WebCenter
9 12 (5.97%) CSS3
9 12 (5.97%) HTML5
10 11 (5.47%) RESTful
11 10 (4.98%) ASP.NET
12 9 (4.48%) Django
12 9 (4.48%) React
13 8 (3.98%) Flash
13 8 (3.98%) Kafka
13 8 (3.98%) Spring
13 8 (3.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.98%) Cryptography
1 8 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.49%) Public Cloud
3 4 (1.99%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.49%) Statistics
4 3 (1.49%) W3C
5 2 (1.00%) Clustering
5 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.00%) User Experience
5 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.50%) iPad
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.50%) Social Media
6 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (34.83%) Linux
2 31 (15.42%) Unix
3 24 (11.94%) Windows
4 18 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.98%) Android
6 8 (3.98%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.48%) Solaris
8 5 (2.49%) CentOS
9 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.00%) Debian
10 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.88%) High Availability
3 40 (19.90%) DevOps
3 40 (19.90%) E-Commerce
4 32 (15.92%) Configuration Management
4 32 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (12.94%) Open Source
6 25 (12.44%) Web Operations
7 24 (11.94%) Web Development
8 19 (9.45%) Software Engineering
8 19 (9.45%) TDD
9 17 (8.46%) Load Balancing
10 16 (7.96%) BDD
10 16 (7.96%) ITIL
11 14 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (6.97%) Front End Development
11 14 (6.97%) OO
11 14 (6.97%) Scrum
12 13 (6.47%) Release Management
13 12 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.82%) JavaScript
2 65 (32.34%) Java
3 41 (20.40%) Python
4 34 (16.92%) Perl
5 21 (10.45%) C#
6 19 (9.45%) SQL
7 16 (7.96%) Ruby
8 11 (5.47%) Scala
9 10 (4.98%) C++
10 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.98%) PHP
12 7 (3.48%) Go
13 6 (2.99%) C
14 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.49%) VBScript
14 5 (2.49%) XPath
15 4 (1.99%) R
15 4 (1.99%) VB
15 4 (1.99%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (9.45%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.50%) Degree
4 1 (0.50%) IISP
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) QA
2 8 (3.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (14.43%) Docker
2 21 (10.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.98%) ISA Server
4 4 (1.99%) KVM
4 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.99%) Xen
5 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.00%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) vCloud
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (12.44%) Puppet
2 15 (7.46%) Ansible
3 14 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.48%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.49%) Kibana
5 5 (2.49%) logstash
5 5 (2.49%) Salt
6 4 (1.99%) Ganglia
6 4 (1.99%) Graphite
6 4 (1.99%) StatsD
7 3 (1.49%) Mesos
8 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.00%) SCCM
8 2 (1.00%) SCOM
9 1 (0.50%) Consul
9 1 (0.50%) Rancher
9 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (11.94%) Oracle
2 10 (4.98%) Red Hat
2 10 (4.98%) VMware
3 8 (3.98%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.48%) Fujitsu
5 6 (2.99%) F5
6 5 (2.49%) SAP
7 4 (1.99%) Adobe
7 4 (1.99%) Google
7 4 (1.99%) ILOG
7 4 (1.99%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.49%) Akamai
8 3 (1.49%) FatWire
9 2 (1.00%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.00%) Citrix
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) NetApp
9 2 (1.00%) New Relic
9 2 (1.00%) Sybase
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