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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Development
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 4 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
1906 2174 1628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.28% 82.50% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1229 937
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 50 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £38.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Birmingham -1 2 - - 4
Shropshire +25 1 - -
Web Application Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 7 (50.00%) Publishing
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Web Usability
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Social Media
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (14.29%) LDAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) CouchDB
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Publishing
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Content Designer
1 7 (50.00%) Designer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Laravel
3 2 (14.29%) Symfony
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) Yii
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) LESS
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Usability
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Content Writing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source Development
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Zend