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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Specialist
UK
Rank 583 611 593
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Web Specialist 14 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.022% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.023% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £382 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +33.33%
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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 11 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +33 14 £425 -5.55% 5
London +17 7 £525 +64.06%
North East - 4 £350 -
Durham - 4 £350 -
South West +12 2 £325 - 1
Swindon - 2 £325 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £325 - 1
City of London - 1 £551 -
Ipswich - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 £275 -
Suffolk - 1 £275 -

Web Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (50.00%) High Availability
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 16 (42.11%) Docker
4 15 (39.47%) Linux
4 15 (39.47%) Python
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (34.21%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (34.21%) logstash
6 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (34.21%) Kibana
6 13 (34.21%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (34.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (34.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (34.21%) ELK Stack
6 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (34.21%) Load Balancing
7 12 (31.58%) Django
7 12 (31.58%) Migration
7 12 (31.58%) boto
7 12 (31.58%) SaltStack
7 12 (31.58%) DevOps
8 10 (26.32%) Public Cloud
8 10 (26.32%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) Java
10 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (18.42%) Marketing

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 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.89%) FileNet
4 3 (7.89%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (5.26%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (34.21%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (34.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (34.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (7.89%) PaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Akamai
5 1 (2.63%) Datadog
5 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) LDAP
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) SMS
4 1 (2.63%) SSH
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Redis
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Mercurial
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Bazaar
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Electronics
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
3 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.53%) Publishing
5 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Law
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) ELK Stack
2 12 (31.58%) boto
2 12 (31.58%) Django
3 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) JSON
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) Node.js
6 4 (10.53%) React
6 4 (10.53%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) J2EE
7 3 (7.89%) Kafka
8 2 (5.26%) D3.js
8 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
8 2 (5.26%) jQuery
9 1 (2.63%) CSS3
9 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Public Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) DataPower
4 2 (5.26%) Linked Data
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) High Availability
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (34.21%) Load Balancing
4 12 (31.58%) DevOps
4 12 (31.58%) Migration
5 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
8 4 (10.53%) Web Operations
9 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) TDD
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Python
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Jython
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) Go
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.63%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Docker
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Kibana
1 13 (34.21%) logstash
2 5 (13.16%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Salt
4 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) SaltStack
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) VMware