The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 15 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 1.54% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.62% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 14
Median daily rate £310 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +56.84%

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
2225 2468 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.76% 95.18% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1386 1172
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 75 173
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £24.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Web Developer in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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 -2 6 £345 +33.98% 11
Herefordshire - 3 £285 -
Staffordshire -8 2 £350 -6.66% 2
Warwickshire +4 1 £375 +25.00% 3
Solihull 0 1 £200 - 4
Shropshire - 1 - - 2
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Web 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 35 (94.59%) Web Development
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) CSS
4 22 (59.46%) HTML
5 16 (43.24%) .NET
6 15 (40.54%) MVC
7 13 (35.14%) C#
8 12 (32.43%) PHP
8 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
9 11 (29.73%) jQuery
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) MySQL
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 9 (24.32%) HTML5
12 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
13 6 (16.22%) TDD
13 6 (16.22%) Drupal
13 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
14 5 (13.51%) SDLC
14 5 (13.51%) Finance
14 5 (13.51%) CMS
14 5 (13.51%) OOP
14 5 (13.51%) OO
15 4 (10.81%) Web Services
15 4 (10.81%) Windows

Web Developer Skill Set
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 6 (16.22%) Drupal
2 5 (13.51%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) DNN
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) gulp
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) GitLab
4 1 (2.70%) Grunt
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.70%) Protractor
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) CSS
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) .NET
4 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
6 9 (24.32%) HTML5
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) LAMP
7 4 (10.81%) React
7 4 (10.81%) RESTful
7 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.11%) CSS3
8 3 (8.11%) SOAP
9 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.41%) Laravel
9 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Web Development
2 15 (40.54%) MVC
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) OOP
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) API Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.41%) Content Development
8 2 (5.41%) Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
8 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) VB
8 1 (2.70%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.70%) VB6
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Zend