The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 88 71 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 19 38 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.82% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.01% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 45
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£371 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £28.69 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.92% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+31.90% -20.90%
Web Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1961 1888 1701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.66% 90.60% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 981 792
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 136 185
Average hourly rate £15.61 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.80% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Developer
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 Developer across the West Midlands region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Developer
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 Developer across the West Midlands region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Developer
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 Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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 - 7 £400 -
Birmingham -9 5 £350 +16.66% 8
Warwickshire -1 3 - - 2
Staffordshire +4 2 £300 +25.00% 4
Worcestershire - - - - 2
Brierley Hill - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2
Dudley - - - - 1
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Web Developer 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 33 (54.10%) CSS
3 32 (52.46%) jQuery
4 29 (47.54%) HTML
5 22 (36.07%) .NET
6 19 (31.15%) SQL
7 18 (29.51%) C#
8 16 (26.23%) HTML5
8 16 (26.23%) CSS3
9 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
10 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
10 11 (18.03%) UNIX
10 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.03%) MVC
10 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.39%) Java
12 9 (14.75%) VBScript
13 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
13 8 (13.11%) PHP
13 8 (13.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
14 7 (11.48%) J2EE
14 7 (11.48%) Web Services
14 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
14 7 (11.48%) Intranet
15 6 (9.84%) WCF
15 6 (9.84%) Web Development
15 6 (9.84%) Classic ASP
15 6 (9.84%) XML

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Web Developer 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.92%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.28%) Node.js
3 2 (3.28%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Intranet
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) FTP
3 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.28%) MS Access
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
3 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.64%) NCover
3 1 (1.64%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.64%) MSTest
3 1 (1.64%) NDepend
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) NuGet
General
1 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) CSS
2 32 (52.46%) jQuery
3 29 (47.54%) HTML
4 22 (36.07%) .NET
5 16 (26.23%) HTML5
5 16 (26.23%) CSS3
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
7 8 (13.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (11.48%) J2EE
8 7 (11.48%) Web Services
9 6 (9.84%) WCF
9 6 (9.84%) Classic ASP
9 6 (9.84%) XML
10 5 (8.20%) XSLT
10 5 (8.20%) SAX
10 5 (8.20%) Ajax
10 5 (8.20%) LINQ
11 4 (6.56%) JSP
12 3 (4.92%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) W3C
1 3 (4.92%) Graphic Design
1 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.64%) Open Source
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) UNIX
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) MVC
1 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.84%) Web Development
3 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
3 5 (8.20%) OO
3 5 (8.20%) Logistics
3 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
4 4 (6.56%) Scrum
5 3 (4.92%) CRM
5 3 (4.92%) RUP
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.28%) Android Development
6 2 (3.28%) TDD
6 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) C#
4 10 (16.39%) Java
5 9 (14.75%) VBScript
6 8 (13.11%) PHP
7 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.56%) VB
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.92%) Perl
9 3 (4.92%) VB6
10 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.28%) C
11 1 (1.64%) Python
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) webMethods
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe
4 3 (4.92%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) Pega
5 2 (3.28%) BEA
5 2 (3.28%) Informatica
5 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) Sage
6 1 (1.64%) Alterian
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