The first table below looks at the demand for the Webmaster role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Webmaster in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Webmaster
Rank 578 563 580
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Webmaster 12 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.015% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate
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£140 £200 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

Webmaster
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Webmaster Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Webmaster
Daily Rate Trend

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

Webmaster Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Webmaster
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Webmaster within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Webmaster Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Webmaster
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Webmaster Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Webmaster
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Webmaster within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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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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 -12 11 £140 -30.00% 1
London +13 10 £140 -30.00%
Cheshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Knutsford - - - -

Webmaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Webmaster 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 Webmaster in their job title.

1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) Content Management
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Google
3 6 (33.33%) CMS
3 6 (33.33%) SEO
3 6 (33.33%) Legal
3 6 (33.33%) Drupal
4 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Publishing
5 4 (22.22%) Fireworks
5 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
5 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (22.22%) German Language
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) XHTML
7 2 (11.11%) WordPress
7 2 (11.11%) Joomla!
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (5.56%) Time Management
8 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
8 1 (5.56%) French Language
8 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design

Webmaster
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Webmaster 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 Webmaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) CMS
1 6 (33.33%) Drupal
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 2 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Fireworks
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (33.33%) Legal
3 5 (27.78%) Publishing
4 4 (22.22%) German Language
5 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) RSS
3 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSL
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
1 1 (5.56%) Wiki
1 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Content Management
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) SEO
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Omniture