The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 96 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 24 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 1.71% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.26% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 16
Average daily rate
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£339 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £344 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £60.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +86.15%
Web Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1774 1811 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.23% 75.33% 68.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1086 962 671
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 134 62
Average hourly rate £28.69 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Development
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 Development across the West Midlands region.

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Development
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 Development across the West Midlands region.

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Development
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 Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Staffordshire -2 6 £350 +21.73% 9
Birmingham -14 4 £325 +8.33% 7
Coventry +6 3 £338 +22.72% 3
Shropshire 0 2 £425 +6.25% 2
Solihull -3 1 £300 - 1
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development.

1 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 44 (58.67%) CSS
3 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.00%) .NET
4 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (30.67%) MySQL
6 21 (28.00%) jQuery
7 20 (26.67%) MVC
8 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (24.00%) Linux
8 18 (24.00%) C#
9 17 (22.67%) SQL
9 17 (22.67%) HTML5
10 16 (21.33%) Open Source
10 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.00%) Finance
11 15 (20.00%) CSS3
12 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (18.67%) PHP
12 14 (18.67%) XML
13 13 (17.33%) Web Services
13 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 11 (14.67%) Visualisation
15 11 (14.67%) Scrum
15 11 (14.67%) Apache
16 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
16 10 (13.33%) Web Design
16 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
17 9 (12.00%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.67%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) CMS
3 7 (9.33%) Joomla!
4 5 (6.67%) WordPress
5 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.33%) Drupal
7 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.67%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) SSL
2 2 (2.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Extranet
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) MySQL
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.67%) MS Access
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) JUnit
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
3 3 (4.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.67%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 12 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Website Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.33%) VBA Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Excel Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Excel VBA Developer
7 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (2.67%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 44 (58.67%) CSS
3 27 (36.00%) .NET
4 21 (28.00%) jQuery
5 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (22.67%) HTML5
7 15 (20.00%) CSS3
8 14 (18.67%) XML
9 13 (17.33%) Web Services
10 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (12.00%) Ajax
11 9 (12.00%) REST
11 9 (12.00%) XSLT
12 8 (10.67%) D3.js
12 8 (10.67%) Flot
13 7 (9.33%) LAMP
14 5 (6.67%) Spring
14 5 (6.67%) J2EE
15 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 3 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Visualisation
2 6 (8.00%) New Media
3 5 (6.67%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 2 (2.67%) W3C
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) iPad
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) SUSE
3 3 (4.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.67%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) MVC
3 16 (21.33%) Open Source
4 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (14.67%) Scrum
6 10 (13.33%) Web Design
6 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.33%) TDD
9 6 (8.00%) Microservices
10 5 (6.67%) Content Management
10 5 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) CRM
11 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.33%) DevOps
12 3 (4.00%) Analytics
12 3 (4.00%) User Stories
12 3 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.00%) C#
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 14 (18.67%) PHP
5 9 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.67%) Java
6 5 (6.67%) VBA
7 3 (4.00%) Google Apps Script
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.67%) LotusScript
8 2 (2.67%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.67%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Kibana
2 1 (1.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) Google
3 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.00%) Informatica
4 3 (4.00%) webMethods
5 2 (2.67%) Lotus
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.33%) Facebook
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