The table below looks at the statistics 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Engineer
Rank 515 538 502
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 85 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.090% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 26 42
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£388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £263 £295
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52369 47956 47469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.78% 92.64% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33165 29077 26646
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2132 2083 2602
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 November 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 November 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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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 -15 79 £380 -5.00% 18
London +8 36 £375 -6.25% 4
East of England - 23 £400 - 5
Bedfordshire - 22 £406 - 2
Luton - 17 £413 - 2
South East -19 13 £350 +33.33% 4
City of London +27 11 £335 -4.28% 1
Berkshire +9 8 £335 -2.54%
North West - 3 £394 -
Edinburgh -9 2 £418 -
Scotland -9 2 £418 -
Hampshire -21 2 £400 +52.38% 2
Wales - 2 £425 -
Reading +10 1 £500 +17.64%
Yorkshire -7 1 £375 +7.14% 3
South West - 1 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 -
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Bracknell - 1 £325 -
West Midlands - 1 £215 - 1
Torfaen - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 2
Chester - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 71 (55.04%) IIS
2 56 (43.41%) Windows
3 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 44 (34.11%) Linux
4 44 (34.11%) E-Commerce
4 44 (34.11%) Active Directory
5 38 (29.46%) DNS
5 38 (29.46%) .NET
6 35 (27.13%) Web Services
7 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
8 28 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (20.16%) DevOps
10 25 (19.38%) PowerShell
11 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
12 22 (17.05%) SQL
12 22 (17.05%) SCOM
13 21 (16.28%) FTP
14 20 (15.50%) DHCP
14 20 (15.50%) Apache
15 18 (13.95%) Tomcat
15 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (13.95%) Puppet
16 16 (12.40%) SCCM
16 16 (12.40%) Java
17 15 (11.63%) Configuration Management
17 15 (11.63%) JavaScript
17 15 (11.63%) Oracle
18 14 (10.85%) PHP
18 14 (10.85%) CSS

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 71 (55.04%) IIS
2 20 (15.50%) Apache
3 18 (13.95%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (4.65%) CMS
6 4 (3.10%) Node.js
7 3 (2.33%) Confluence
7 3 (2.33%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.55%) JBoss
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.78%) nginx
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.78%) WordPress
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.78%) JRun
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (6.20%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.65%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.33%) SaaS
6 3 (2.33%) PaaS
7 2 (1.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.78%) Heroku
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.46%) DNS
2 21 (16.28%) FTP
3 20 (15.50%) DHCP
4 11 (8.53%) SSL
5 9 (6.98%) Intranet
5 9 (6.98%) Internet
5 9 (6.98%) Firewall
5 9 (6.98%) HTTP
5 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.43%) LDAP
7 6 (4.65%) BIG-IP
8 5 (3.88%) Network Security
9 2 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.55%) SMTP
9 2 (1.55%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.78%) Extranet
10 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.78%) ATM
10 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.55%) Redis
5 2 (1.55%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) DB2
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.78%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.43%) Subversion
2 7 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) JIRA
4 2 (1.55%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.55%) JUnit
4 2 (1.55%) Maven
4 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.78%) MSTest
5 1 (0.78%) RSpec
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) Ant
5 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) Moq
5 1 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 7 (5.43%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.65%) Front Office
4 6 (4.65%) Legal
5 4 (3.10%) Retail
6 3 (2.33%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.33%) Publishing
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.46%) .NET
2 35 (27.13%) Web Services
3 14 (10.85%) CSS
4 13 (10.08%) HTML
5 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.20%) WCF
6 7 (5.43%) Middleware
6 7 (5.43%) HTML5
7 6 (4.65%) LAMP
7 6 (4.65%) Java EE
7 6 (4.65%) jQuery
8 5 (3.88%) XML
9 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.33%) Ajax
9 3 (2.33%) J2EE
9 3 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.33%) CSS3
10 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.55%) Sensu
10 2 (1.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Open Source
2 5 (3.88%) Video on Demand
3 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.33%) Streaming Video
4 3 (2.33%) DTV
4 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.55%) Clustering
5 2 (1.55%) Derivative
5 2 (1.55%) Informatics
5 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) RIA
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
6 1 (0.78%) Wiki
6 1 (0.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) IPTV
6 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.78%) SCORM
6 1 (0.78%) W3C
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (43.41%) Windows
2 44 (34.11%) Linux
3 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.98%) UNIX
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.33%) Android
7 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) CentOS
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.11%) E-Commerce
2 26 (20.16%) DevOps
3 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 14 (10.85%) ITIL
5 14 (10.85%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.75%) Load Balancing
8 8 (6.20%) Release Management
9 7 (5.43%) Capacity Management
9 7 (5.43%) Database Security
10 6 (4.65%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (4.65%) Project Management
10 6 (4.65%) MVC
10 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.88%) TDD
11 5 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.10%) OO
12 4 (3.10%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.38%) PowerShell
2 22 (17.05%) SQL
3 16 (12.40%) Java
4 15 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.85%) PHP
6 9 (6.98%) Python
7 7 (5.43%) VB
8 5 (3.88%) C#
9 3 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (1.55%) Golang
10 2 (1.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) Scala
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) RHCE
2 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (34.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) vSphere
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) Xen
2 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.78%) Varnish
2 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (17.05%) SCOM
2 18 (13.95%) Puppet
3 16 (12.40%) SCCM
4 10 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.65%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (4.65%) Control-M
5 6 (4.65%) Nagios
5 6 (4.65%) BladeLogic
6 5 (3.88%) Ansible
7 3 (2.33%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.55%) collectd
8 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.78%) Cacti
9 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.78%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.78%) StatsD
9 1 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle
3 12 (9.30%) Akamai
4 11 (8.53%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.98%) F5
6 8 (6.20%) VMware
7 6 (4.65%) Altiris
8 4 (3.10%) Sun
8 4 (3.10%) Imperva
9 2 (1.55%) New Relic
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco
9 2 (1.55%) SAP
9 2 (1.55%) McAfee
9 2 (1.55%) CA
10 1 (0.78%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.78%) Lotus
10 1 (0.78%) Adobe
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