The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Development
Rank 118 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 10 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.46% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Average daily rate £350 £275 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
Web Application Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2041 1529 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 70.11% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 875 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 103 81
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Application Development across the West Midlands region.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the West Midlands region.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
Shropshire - 4 £450 -
Birmingham -4 3 £350 +27.27% 2
Coventry - 3 £325 - 2
Web Application Development
England

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Application Development also 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 that cited Web Application Development.

1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) User Experience
5 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 9 (40.91%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) Social Media
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) SEO
5 9 (40.91%) WCF
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
5 9 (40.91%) Legal
5 9 (40.91%) Publishing
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
7 7 (31.82%) Web Usability
8 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (27.27%) Retail
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 4 (18.18%) SOA
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (9.09%) Waterfall

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Application Development also 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 that cited Web Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Force.com
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) MSTest
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (40.91%) Legal
1 9 (40.91%) Publishing
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Designer
3 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS3
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) Visualforce
7 1 (4.55%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) Memcached
7 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.55%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
7 1 (4.55%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) User Experience
2 9 (40.91%) Social Media
3 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.55%) Linked Data
4 1 (4.55%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Solaris
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) SEO
3 7 (31.82%) Web Usability
4 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) RDF
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Test-First Development
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) SPARQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore