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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 85 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 28 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 2.44% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.68% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 44
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£300 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £344 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.69 £15.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.13% -32.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+27.51% -27.41%
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
2062 2015 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.00% 91.18% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1142 1033 805
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 137 169
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £37.41 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 February 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 -7 10 £325 +4.00% 10
Staffordshire -2 5 £300 +25.00% 11
Warwickshire -4 4 - - 7
Shropshire - 2 £400 -
Wolverhampton 0 1 £220 -16.98% 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Brierley Hill - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - - 4
Walsall - - - - 2
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 30 (53.57%) CSS
3 28 (50.00%) jQuery
4 27 (48.21%) .NET
5 22 (39.29%) HTML
6 18 (32.14%) C#
7 17 (30.36%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.64%) MVC
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.64%) UNIX
10 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (19.64%) HTML5
10 11 (19.64%) CSS3
11 9 (16.07%) CMS
11 9 (16.07%) Web Development
11 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
11 9 (16.07%) Java
12 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 8 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (12.50%) PHP
13 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.50%) XML
14 6 (10.71%) XSLT
14 6 (10.71%) OO
14 6 (10.71%) J2EE
14 6 (10.71%) Web Services
14 6 (10.71%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (16.07%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Intranet
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) MS Access
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Ant
3 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) NCover
4 1 (1.79%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) NDepend
4 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.79%) NuGet
General
1 1 (1.79%) Automotive
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
1 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) CSS
2 28 (50.00%) jQuery
3 27 (48.21%) .NET
4 22 (39.29%) HTML
5 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.64%) CSS3
6 11 (19.64%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.50%) XML
9 6 (10.71%) XSLT
9 6 (10.71%) Web Services
9 6 (10.71%) J2EE
9 6 (10.71%) WCF
10 5 (8.93%) SAX
10 5 (8.93%) LINQ
11 4 (7.14%) Ajax
11 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.14%) REST
12 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Graphic Design
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) W3C
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) MVC
3 9 (16.07%) Web Development
4 6 (10.71%) OO
5 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.14%) CRM
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.36%) RUP
7 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Content Management
7 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 18 (32.14%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) PHP
5 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.93%) VBScript
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) VB6
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) webMethods
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Apple
4 2 (3.57%) Pega
4 2 (3.57%) BEA
4 2 (3.57%) Informatica
4 2 (3.57%) Alterian
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
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