The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Website Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Website Developer
Rank 617 616 605
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Website Developer 30 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.036% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.038% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 9
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.80 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -

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
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Website Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Website Developer in the job title.

Website Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Website Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Website Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Website Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Website Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Website Developer
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 Website Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 -23 16 £425 +17.24%
Wales +15 14 £375 +7.14% 1
London 0 14 £425 +21.42%
Cardiff - 13 £375 -
South Wales - 13 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Website Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Website Developer 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 Website Developer in the job title.

1 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 33 (68.75%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (47.92%) jQuery
5 21 (43.75%) Web Development
6 20 (41.67%) Unix
7 19 (39.58%) HTML
7 19 (39.58%) AngularJS
8 18 (37.50%) TDD
9 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
10 15 (31.25%) OO
10 15 (31.25%) Java
10 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
11 14 (29.17%) Perl
11 14 (29.17%) Selenium
11 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
12 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
13 10 (20.83%) CSS3
13 10 (20.83%) Backbone.js
13 10 (20.83%) React
13 10 (20.83%) Legal
14 8 (16.67%) PHP
14 8 (16.67%) MVC
14 8 (16.67%) HTML5
15 7 (14.58%) .NET
15 7 (14.58%) C#
15 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
16 6 (12.50%) Subversion
16 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Website Developer 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 4 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) WordPress
4 1 (2.08%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) CSS
2 23 (47.92%) jQuery
3 19 (39.58%) AngularJS
3 19 (39.58%) HTML
4 10 (20.83%) Backbone.js
4 10 (20.83%) CSS3
4 10 (20.83%) React
5 8 (16.67%) HTML5
6 7 (14.58%) .NET
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.33%) WCF
7 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) Spring
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.17%) Symfony
9 2 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (4.17%) XSLT
10 1 (2.08%) Laravel
10 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Unix
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Web Development
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
5 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 15 (31.25%) OO
6 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) SEO
10 4 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
11 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.08%) BDD
12 1 (2.08%) Business Development
12 1 (2.08%) Refactoring
12 1 (2.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (2.08%) System Testing
12 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.25%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) Perl
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 7 (14.58%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) C-shell
7 1 (2.08%) Groovy
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Akamai
2 1 (2.08%) Optimizely
2 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.08%) Sybase