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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 96 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 17 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 2.01% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.21% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 39
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£300 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £28.69 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.92% -44.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+47.12% -13.00%
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
2120 1949 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.14% 91.12% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1023 874
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 149 192
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.28 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £34.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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
Shropshire - 7 £400 -
Coventry -10 3 £319 +15.90% 2
Birmingham -15 3 £250 -9.09% 5
Staffordshire -1 2 £238 -1.04% 4
Warwickshire -9 2 - - 6
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (66.22%) JavaScript
2 48 (64.86%) CSS
3 44 (59.46%) HTML
4 40 (54.05%) jQuery
5 27 (36.49%) .NET
6 23 (31.08%) CSS3
7 21 (28.38%) HTML5
8 20 (27.03%) SQL
9 19 (25.68%) C#
10 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
11 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
12 12 (16.22%) UNIX
12 12 (16.22%) Java
12 12 (16.22%) Web Development
13 11 (14.86%) VBScript
14 10 (13.51%) Intranet
14 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.51%) Ajax
15 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
15 9 (12.16%) MVC
15 9 (12.16%) Oracle
15 9 (12.16%) Web Services
15 9 (12.16%) XML
15 9 (12.16%) Classic ASP
15 9 (12.16%) Photoshop
16 8 (10.81%) J2EE
16 8 (10.81%) PHP
16 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 6 (8.11%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.70%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Intranet
2 6 (8.11%) FTP
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.35%) MS Access
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.70%) Maven
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Ant
3 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.35%) NCover
4 1 (1.35%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.35%) MSTest
4 1 (1.35%) NDepend
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.35%) NuGet
General
1 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.86%) CSS
2 44 (59.46%) HTML
3 40 (54.05%) jQuery
4 27 (36.49%) .NET
5 23 (31.08%) CSS3
6 21 (28.38%) HTML5
7 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.51%) Ajax
9 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.16%) Web Services
9 9 (12.16%) XML
9 9 (12.16%) Classic ASP
10 8 (10.81%) J2EE
11 7 (9.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (8.11%) WCF
12 6 (8.11%) Flash
12 6 (8.11%) XHTML
13 5 (6.76%) SAX
13 5 (6.76%) XSLT
13 5 (6.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) W3C
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) UNIX
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Web Development
2 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) MVC
4 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.76%) OO
5 5 (6.76%) Logistics
5 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
6 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.05%) CRM
7 3 (4.05%) RUP
7 3 (4.05%) Scrum
7 3 (4.05%) Content Management
8 2 (2.70%) Android Development
8 2 (2.70%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.03%) SQL
3 19 (25.68%) C#
4 12 (16.22%) Java
5 11 (14.86%) VBScript
6 8 (10.81%) PHP
6 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.76%) VB
7 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.05%) Perl
10 2 (2.70%) VB6
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.35%) Python
11 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Adobe
4 5 (6.76%) webMethods
5 2 (2.70%) Pega
5 2 (2.70%) Capita
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Stellent
5 2 (2.70%) Alterian
5 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.70%) BEA
5 2 (2.70%) Informatica
5 2 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
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