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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 112 78 101
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 11 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 1.58% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.67% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 6
Median daily rate £325 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +24.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -25.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.06%

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
2250 2276 2009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.98% 94.44% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1234 1159
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 102 168
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.80 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 20 January 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 +3 4 - - 11
Staffordshire -9 2 £350 -5.40% 3
Coventry -19 2 - - 3
Shropshire - 1 - - 3
Worcestershire - 1 - - 4
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 27 (93.10%) Web Development
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) PHP
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
7 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.69%) Drupal
8 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
8 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
9 5 (17.24%) OOP
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
10 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) TDD
10 4 (13.79%) CMS
10 4 (13.79%) LAMP
10 4 (13.79%) RESTful
10 4 (13.79%) WordPress
10 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 4 (13.79%) User Experience

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 (20.69%) Drupal
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) WordPress
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) DNN
4 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) gulp
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.45%) Protractor
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 8 (27.59%) jQuery
4 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
4 7 (24.14%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) LAMP
6 4 (13.79%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (10.34%) React
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.90%) Drush
8 2 (6.90%) Node.js
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Web Development
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) API Integration
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Content Development
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) SEO
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Zend
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