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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Specialist
Rank 629 614 605
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Specialist 18 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.034% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.036% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 19
Median daily rate £470 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £244 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £445 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £325 £438
% change year-on-year
+44.61% -25.75%
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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 15 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 30 June 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 +12 18 £470 +34.28% 1
London +12 11 £454 +29.64%
North West - 3 £490 - 1
Manchester - 3 £490 - 1
City of London +53 2 £478 +36.42%
South West - 2 £368 -
West Midlands -20 1 £425 +30.76%
Gloucester - 1 £310 -
Stafford - 1 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £470 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £470 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £310 -
Staffordshire - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £470 -

Web Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) IIS
3 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) DNS
5 14 (37.84%) Internet
5 14 (37.84%) SSL
6 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
6 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
6 12 (32.43%) ITIL
7 11 (29.73%) FTP
7 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) UAG
8 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
8 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
9 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) Windows
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
12 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.51%) Degree
12 5 (13.51%) JSON
12 5 (13.51%) Apache
12 5 (13.51%) .NET
12 5 (13.51%) DevOps
12 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (10.81%) F5

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 19 (51.35%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Jetty
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
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
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
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) DNS
3 14 (37.84%) Internet
3 14 (37.84%) SSL
4 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
4 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (29.73%) FTP
6 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
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%) Intranet
8 1 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 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 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
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
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) Java EE
6 1 (2.70%) JMS
6 1 (2.70%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) SVG
6 1 (2.70%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Animation
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.11%) Web Operations
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
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%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) C
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
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%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) UAG
2 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 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 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) F5
2 4 (10.81%) Splunk
3 2 (5.41%) Akamai
3 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
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