The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Specialist
Rank 604 588 582
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Specialist 22 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.035% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
Average daily rate £450 £344 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -12.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.83 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-84.66% -

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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Web Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 14 February 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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 22 £450 +30.90% 3
South East +25 15 £450 +12.50% 2
Crawley - 4 £450 -
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £450 -
North West -10 3 £510 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £399 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £399 - 2
London -4 2 £348 +1.09%
East Midlands -7 2 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Gatwick - 2 £450 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
City of London +42 1 £375 +25.00%
Manchester -22 1 £510 - 1
Greenwich - 1 £320 -

Web Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) NetScaler
4 9 (27.27%) Internet
4 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) SSL
5 8 (24.24%) FTP
5 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
5 8 (24.24%) UAG
5 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
5 8 (24.24%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (21.21%) CMS
6 7 (21.21%) Content Management
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
7 5 (15.15%) Unix
7 5 (15.15%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.12%) Web Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) CSS
8 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
9 3 (9.09%) HTML

Web Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) NetScaler
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) Internet
3 8 (24.24%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) FTP
3 8 (24.24%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (24.24%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Appium
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JBehave
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
2 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) AppFabric
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
3 7 (21.21%) Content Management
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Information Management
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) UAG
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
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