The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Web Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Specialist
Rank 635 612 587
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Web Specialist 13 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.028% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.029% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Web Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Web Specialist in the job title.

Web Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK.

Web Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Web Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK.

Web Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Specialist
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -11 13 £425 +21.42% 4
London -12 8 £425 +21.42% 3
West Midlands - 2 £338 -
Birmingham - 1 £250 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £470 -
Manchester - 1 £510 -
Stafford - 1 £425 -
Staffordshire - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £470 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £470 - 1
North West - 1 £510 -
South West - 1 £425 -

Web Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Web Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (43.24%) IIS
2 15 (40.54%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) DNS
4 13 (35.14%) ITIL
4 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
5 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
5 12 (32.43%) Internet
6 11 (29.73%) SSL
6 11 (29.73%) FTP
7 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (27.03%) UAG
7 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
8 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) Linux
9 6 (16.22%) CSS
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.51%) .NET
10 5 (13.51%) Windows
10 5 (13.51%) DevOps
10 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (10.81%) JSON
11 4 (10.81%) Splunk
11 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (10.81%) HTML
11 4 (10.81%) PHP

Web Specialist 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 16 (43.24%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Jetty
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) DNS
3 12 (32.43%) Internet
3 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
4 11 (29.73%) FTP
4 11 (29.73%) SSL
5 10 (27.03%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security
7 2 (5.41%) SAN
8 1 (2.70%) DHCP
8 1 (2.70%) HTTP
8 1 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) NUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.41%) Ajax
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) AppFabric
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.70%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) Servlets
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) XML-RPC
6 1 (2.70%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Animation
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Content Management
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Web Operations
6 2 (5.41%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Product Management
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
6 2 (5.41%) SDLC
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) C
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Lua
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) UAG
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Graphite
1 2 (5.41%) Pingdom
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) cPanel
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Splunk
3 2 (5.41%) Akamai
3 2 (5.41%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) New Relic
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) iManage
4 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Reuters
4 1 (2.70%) Zend