The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 67 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 53 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.19% 3.72% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 4.08% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 39
Average daily rate
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£300 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £223 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £288 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +21.49%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2200 1790 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.87% 91.19% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 863 993
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 128 137
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.64 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 17 £300 +4.34% 8
Solihull +4 6 £275 -26.66% 1
Coventry -16 6 £325 - 3
Staffordshire -1 3 £300 -9.09% 5
Wolverhampton - 2 £243 -
Worcestershire -15 1 - - 2
Warwickshire -20 1 £200 -23.80% 4
Shropshire - - - - 2
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 96 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 89 (71.77%) CSS
3 86 (69.35%) HTML
4 79 (63.71%) jQuery
5 68 (54.84%) .NET
6 53 (42.74%) ASP.NET
7 48 (38.71%) C#
8 40 (32.26%) Web Development
9 37 (29.84%) HTML5
10 33 (26.61%) XML
10 33 (26.61%) MVC
11 32 (25.81%) SQL
11 32 (25.81%) CSS3
12 30 (24.19%) Java
13 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
13 28 (22.58%) CMS
14 26 (20.97%) Visual Studio
14 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
15 25 (20.16%) JSP
16 24 (19.35%) J2EE
17 21 (16.94%) Subversion
17 21 (16.94%) Apache
18 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
19 19 (15.32%) Maven
19 19 (15.32%) .NET Framework
20 18 (14.52%) JSTL
20 18 (14.52%) WCF
20 18 (14.52%) Eclipse
20 18 (14.52%) PHP
20 18 (14.52%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (22.58%) CMS
2 21 (16.94%) Apache
3 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.65%) WordPress
4 7 (5.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (4.84%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.23%) IIS
6 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.61%) Drupal
7 2 (1.61%) Node.js
8 1 (0.81%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (2.42%) FTP
3 2 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) MySQL
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) OLAP
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 21 (16.94%) Subversion
3 19 (15.32%) Maven
4 18 (14.52%) Eclipse
4 18 (14.52%) Ant
5 11 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 8 (6.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Automotive
3 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.61%) Games
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (71.77%) CSS
2 86 (69.35%) HTML
3 79 (63.71%) jQuery
4 68 (54.84%) .NET
5 53 (42.74%) ASP.NET
6 37 (29.84%) HTML5
7 33 (26.61%) XML
8 32 (25.81%) CSS3
9 25 (20.16%) JSP
10 24 (19.35%) J2EE
11 19 (15.32%) .NET Framework
12 18 (14.52%) JSTL
12 18 (14.52%) WCF
13 17 (13.71%) LINQ
13 17 (13.71%) XSLT
13 17 (13.71%) XHTML
14 15 (12.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (11.29%) Ajax
16 13 (10.48%) Spring
17 12 (9.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.42%) W3C
2 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.61%) WURFL
4 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
4 1 (0.81%) Open Source
4 1 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) UNIX
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Windows
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.42%) Android
5 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.61%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Web Development
2 33 (26.61%) MVC
3 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.29%) E-Commerce
5 13 (10.48%) Logistics
6 12 (9.68%) Content Management
7 11 (8.87%) Scrum
8 10 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.26%) SEO
10 8 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (6.45%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.65%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.03%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.03%) Web Design
12 5 (4.03%) TDD
13 4 (3.23%) SOA
14 3 (2.42%) OO
14 3 (2.42%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.42%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.71%) C#
3 32 (25.81%) SQL
4 30 (24.19%) Java
5 18 (14.52%) PHP
6 8 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.03%) VB
8 3 (2.42%) C
8 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.61%) Ruby
9 2 (1.61%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) PHP5
10 1 (0.81%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.68%) Alterian
3 8 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.65%) Adobe
5 6 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (2.42%) JBoss
6 3 (2.42%) Capita
6 3 (2.42%) Ektron
6 3 (2.42%) Facebook
7 2 (1.61%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.61%) Stellent
8 1 (0.81%) Marketo
8 1 (0.81%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) Sage
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Sony
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