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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 86 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 30 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 2.10% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 2.30% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 43
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£323 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £357 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £294
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £27.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-62.96% -5.26%
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
2345 2000 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.60% 91.28% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1333 1033 811
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 128 179
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.05 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -17 11 £320 +2.40% 6
Staffordshire -9 4 £306 +8.40% 12
Shropshire - 4 £375 - 3
Coventry +1 3 £313 -3.84% 2
Wolverhampton +4 1 £220 - 2
Warwickshire -6 1 - - 5
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (55.10%) CSS
3 25 (51.02%) HTML
4 23 (46.94%) .NET
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.61%) C#
6 14 (28.57%) SQL
7 11 (22.45%) HTML5
8 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
8 10 (20.41%) UNIX
8 10 (20.41%) Web Development
9 9 (18.37%) MVC
9 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
9 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.33%) CMS
10 8 (16.33%) CSS3
11 7 (14.29%) XML
11 7 (14.29%) Java
11 7 (14.29%) PHP
11 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
11 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.24%) Linux
12 6 (12.24%) OO
12 6 (12.24%) XSLT
12 6 (12.24%) MySQL
12 6 (12.24%) Open Source
13 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (16.33%) CMS
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Umbraco
4 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) WordPress
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Drupal
6 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Heroku
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Extranet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Ant
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.04%) NCover
5 1 (2.04%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.04%) MSTest
5 1 (2.04%) NDepend
5 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) NuGet
General
1 1 (2.04%) Automotive
1 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) CSS
2 25 (51.02%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) .NET
3 23 (46.94%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) HTML5
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) CSS3
7 7 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (12.24%) XSLT
9 5 (10.20%) J2EE
9 5 (10.20%) SAX
9 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (10.20%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (8.16%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (6.12%) Ajax
11 3 (6.12%) DHTML
12 2 (4.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Open Source
2 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.12%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) GIS
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) UNIX
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) SUSE
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Web Development
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 6 (12.24%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.16%) Content Management
6 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) RUP
7 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) C#
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VBScript
6 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) webMethods
2 5 (10.20%) Google
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.12%) Apple
5 2 (4.08%) Pega
5 2 (4.08%) Alterian
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe
5 2 (4.08%) BEA
5 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 250 to 250 per day GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 450 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford
Net Forte
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago