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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 108 83 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 27 46 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 1.71% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.81% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 49
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £28.69 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.86 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -37.33%
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
2733 2535 2227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.86% 94.13% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 1502 1149
Median daily rate £390 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 164 162
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 11 £338 +6.29% 7
Warwickshire +1 5 £300 +9.09% 3
Staffordshire +14 4 £313 +8.69% 11
Worcestershire - 1 - - 3
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 60 (89.55%) Web Development
2 59 (88.06%) CSS
3 58 (86.57%) HTML
4 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
5 39 (58.21%) HTML5
6 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (40.30%) AngularJS
8 22 (32.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (31.34%) CSS3
10 19 (28.36%) Mobile App
11 18 (26.87%) C#
12 17 (25.37%) Retail
13 16 (23.88%) .NET
13 16 (23.88%) B2C
13 16 (23.88%) Mobile Development
14 15 (22.39%) PHP
15 11 (16.42%) N-Tier
15 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
15 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
16 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
16 10 (14.93%) jQuery
17 9 (13.43%) TDD
17 9 (13.43%) Java
17 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.43%) MVC
18 8 (11.94%) CMS
18 8 (11.94%) Photoshop
18 8 (11.94%) SQL
19 7 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
19 7 (10.45%) 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 8 (11.94%) CMS
2 6 (8.96%) WordPress
3 3 (4.48%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) Node.js
4 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) BigMachines
1 3 (4.48%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) SMTP
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) OLTP
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Grunt
2 1 (1.49%) gulp
2 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 17 (25.37%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Automotive
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (88.06%) CSS
2 58 (86.57%) HTML
3 39 (58.21%) HTML5
4 27 (40.30%) AngularJS
5 22 (32.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (31.34%) CSS3
7 16 (23.88%) .NET
8 10 (14.93%) jQuery
9 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.46%) Ajax
11 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
11 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
11 4 (5.97%) Web Services
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.48%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (4.48%) Visualforce
12 3 (4.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Mobile App
2 11 (16.42%) N-Tier
3 7 (10.45%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (89.55%) Web Development
2 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) B2C
3 16 (23.88%) Mobile Development
4 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.43%) MVC
6 9 (13.43%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.96%) CRM
8 6 (8.96%) High Availability
8 6 (8.96%) SOA
9 5 (7.46%) BDD
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
10 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.48%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 2 (2.99%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 15 (22.39%) PHP
4 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
5 9 (13.43%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) SQL
7 4 (5.97%) C
7 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) Apex Code
8 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.48%) VBScript
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) Python
10 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Adobe
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.48%) Siebel
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore