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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 89 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 36 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 2.44% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.67% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 36
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£313 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.69 - £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
2370 2131 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 92.98% 91.19% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1102 702
Average daily rate £368 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 163 132
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £9.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Birmingham -22 10 £323 +7.50% 9
Coventry +2 5 £225 -30.76% 2
Solihull +5 4 £321 -4.81% 5
Staffordshire -11 4 £288 -11.53% 7
Shropshire - 4 £375 -
Warwickshire 0 2 £275 -21.42% 4
Wolverhampton +2 1 £250 -23.07%
West Bromwich - 1 £225 -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 42 (65.63%) CSS
3 41 (64.06%) HTML
4 28 (43.75%) .NET
4 28 (43.75%) jQuery
5 21 (32.81%) HTML5
6 20 (31.25%) C#
7 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (23.44%) MVC
8 15 (23.44%) Photoshop
8 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
9 14 (21.88%) PHP
9 14 (21.88%) SQL
9 14 (21.88%) CSS3
10 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
11 11 (17.19%) CMS
11 11 (17.19%) Web Development
12 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.50%) XML
13 8 (12.50%) MySQL
13 8 (12.50%) Google
13 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 7 (10.94%) Content Management
14 7 (10.94%) Linux
15 6 (9.38%) XSLT
15 6 (9.38%) UNIX
15 6 (9.38%) Java
15 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.38%) Adobe

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.25%) WordPress
4 3 (4.69%) Drupal
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (3.13%) Heroku
1 2 (3.13%) PaaS
1 2 (3.13%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Extranet
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) MS Access
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (6.25%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) Grunt
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.56%) JUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (1.56%) Marketing
1 1 (1.56%) Automotive
1 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) CSS
2 41 (64.06%) HTML
3 28 (43.75%) .NET
3 28 (43.75%) jQuery
4 21 (32.81%) HTML5
5 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
6 14 (21.88%) CSS3
7 8 (12.50%) XML
7 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.38%) XSLT
9 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.25%) REST
10 4 (6.25%) Ajax
10 4 (6.25%) J2EE
10 4 (6.25%) DHTML
11 3 (4.69%) Flash
11 3 (4.69%) XHTML
11 3 (4.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Graphic Design
2 4 (6.25%) W3C
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (1.56%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.56%) New Media
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) UNIX
3 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) SUSE
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) MVC
3 11 (17.19%) Web Development
4 7 (10.94%) Content Management
5 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.81%) Scrum
5 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.25%) OO
6 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.69%) TDD
7 3 (4.69%) SEO
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.13%) Android Development
8 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 20 (31.25%) C#
3 14 (21.88%) PHP
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.25%) VBScript
7 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) VB6
9 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Google
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Adobe
3 5 (7.81%) Apple
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Stellent
5 2 (3.13%) Alterian
5 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.13%) webMethods
6 1 (1.56%) BEA
6 1 (1.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Telerik
6 1 (1.56%) Facebook
6 1 (1.56%) Pega
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