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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Engineer
Rank 549 555 516
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 58 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.051% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.056% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 18
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £284 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50

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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 26 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 22 May 2015. 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 +9 58 £400 +6.66% 14
London +13 37 £500 +25.00% 3
City of London - 10 £520 - 1
South East -9 6 £240 -31.42% 6
South West - 5 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £300 -
Yorkshire - 4 £300 -
Leeds - 4 £300 -
Cheshire -9 3 - -
North West -20 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £220 - 1
East of England +7 2 £438 - 3
Hertfordshire +1 2 £438 +16.66%
Croydon - 2 £260 -
Gloucester - 2 £320 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £320 - 1
Warrington -10 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £300 -
Reading - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £240 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Docklands, London - 1 £540 -
West Midlands - 1 £475 -

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (54.03%) IIS
2 54 (43.55%) Windows
3 37 (29.84%) DNS
4 35 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
5 34 (27.42%) HTTP
6 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (25.00%) Linux
8 30 (24.19%) DevOps
9 29 (23.39%) .NET
10 26 (20.97%) Puppet
11 24 (19.35%) PowerShell
11 24 (19.35%) Java
11 24 (19.35%) Web Services
11 24 (19.35%) E-Commerce
11 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 23 (18.55%) SQL
13 19 (15.32%) Firewall
13 19 (15.32%) VMware
14 18 (14.52%) Configuration Management
14 18 (14.52%) HTML
14 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
14 18 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (13.71%) SSL
16 16 (12.90%) SCOM
16 16 (12.90%) Open Source
16 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (12.10%) Load Balancing
17 15 (12.10%) SQL Server

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (54.03%) IIS
2 12 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.06%) Apache
4 6 (4.84%) CMS
5 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.42%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.42%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.61%) Jetty
7 2 (1.61%) Jadu
7 2 (1.61%) nginx
7 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.61%) JBoss
7 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.81%) Node.js
8 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.81%) Drupal
8 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) assyst
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.65%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.61%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.81%) Route 53
6 1 (0.81%) GitHub
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.84%) DNS
2 34 (27.42%) HTTP
3 19 (15.32%) Firewall
4 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
5 17 (13.71%) SSL
6 13 (10.48%) DHCP
7 11 (8.87%) FTP
8 10 (8.06%) Internet
9 4 (3.23%) IPsec
10 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.61%) LDAP
11 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.81%) Skype
12 1 (0.81%) Intranet
12 1 (0.81%) SAN
12 1 (0.81%) LAN
12 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.48%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.81%) Redis
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.03%) Subversion
4 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.61%) Calabash
6 1 (0.81%) Introscope
6 1 (0.81%) JUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (8.87%) Games
2 8 (6.45%) Finance
3 5 (4.03%) Back Office
3 5 (4.03%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.42%) Publishing
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.39%) .NET
2 24 (19.35%) Web Services
3 18 (14.52%) HTML
4 10 (8.06%) CSS
5 7 (5.65%) J2EE
5 7 (5.65%) Servlets
5 7 (5.65%) XML
6 6 (4.84%) jQuery
7 4 (3.23%) LAMP
7 4 (3.23%) HTML5
8 3 (2.42%) SAML
8 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.42%) JSP
9 2 (1.61%) Spring
9 2 (1.61%) WCF
9 2 (1.61%) JSON
9 2 (1.61%) OAuth
9 2 (1.61%) RESTful
9 2 (1.61%) XHTML
9 2 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Open Source
2 11 (8.87%) iPad
2 11 (8.87%) Streaming Video
2 11 (8.87%) iPhone
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) Social Media
5 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) PKI
6 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) BYOD
7 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) DTV
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 54 (43.55%) Windows
2 31 (25.00%) Linux
3 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.65%) UNIX
6 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.61%) Android
7 2 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) DevOps
2 24 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 18 (14.52%) Configuration Management
4 17 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.10%) Load Balancing
7 13 (10.48%) ITIL
8 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.26%) Migration
10 7 (5.65%) Content Management
11 6 (4.84%) Analytics
12 5 (4.03%) Project Management
12 5 (4.03%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.23%) Web Development
13 4 (3.23%) SEO
13 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
14 3 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (2.42%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (2.42%) Scrum
14 3 (2.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 24 (19.35%) Java
2 23 (18.55%) SQL
3 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.45%) PHP
5 7 (5.65%) C#
5 7 (5.65%) Python
6 6 (4.84%) Ruby
7 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.42%) Perl
8 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Go
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) Delphi
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) QEMU
3 3 (2.42%) KVM
3 3 (2.42%) Xen
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 26 (20.97%) Puppet
2 18 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (12.90%) SCOM
4 13 (10.48%) SCCM
5 5 (4.03%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (3.23%) Salt
7 3 (2.42%) Ansible
8 2 (1.61%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.81%) Nagios
9 1 (0.81%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.32%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Oracle
4 11 (8.87%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (8.06%) Akamai
6 7 (5.65%) IBM
7 6 (4.84%) Sitecore
8 5 (4.03%) CA
9 4 (3.23%) F5
10 3 (2.42%) Gemalto
10 3 (2.42%) ForgeRock
10 3 (2.42%) Remedy
11 2 (1.61%) Google
11 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.61%) Cisco
12 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.81%) Juniper
12 1 (0.81%) SAP
12 1 (0.81%) Adobe
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