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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Development
Rank 48 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Development 117 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.62% 3.15% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 4.03% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 53 52
Median daily rate £375 £330 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.25 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% -45.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £39.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-53.50% +8.27%
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
2644 1984 1923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.78% 78.20% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 1143 1000
Median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 100 114
Median hourly rate £19.72 £31.44 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Web Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +12 39 £425 +41.66% 12
Coventry -1 19 £375 +9.09% 6
Staffordshire +2 14 £308 -26.78% 6
Shropshire -22 12 £350 -17.64% 8
Warwickshire -5 8 £350 +7.69% 4
Wolverhampton +3 3 £340 +88.88% 2
Worcestershire -4 2 - - 4
Solihull -10 1 £350 +16.66% 2
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £425 -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 170 (69.67%) HTML
2 158 (64.75%) CSS
3 137 (56.15%) JavaScript
4 106 (43.44%) Java
5 80 (32.79%) PHP
5 80 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (30.33%) MVC
7 60 (24.59%) .NET
7 60 (24.59%) SQL Server
7 60 (24.59%) jQuery
8 57 (23.36%) HTML5
9 54 (22.13%) C#
10 53 (21.72%) SQL
11 51 (20.90%) CRM
12 49 (20.08%) Digital Media
13 45 (18.44%) ERP
13 45 (18.44%) XML
13 45 (18.44%) Network Security
13 45 (18.44%) TDD
14 44 (18.03%) CMS
14 44 (18.03%) Responsive Web Design
15 42 (17.21%) Front End Development
15 42 (17.21%) Web Services
16 40 (16.39%) Linux
17 38 (15.57%) Oracle
18 37 (15.16%) AngularJS
19 34 (13.93%) CSS3
20 33 (13.52%) Git (software)
20 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
21 32 (13.11%) Tomcat

Web Development
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 44 (18.03%) CMS
2 32 (13.11%) Tomcat
3 29 (11.89%) WebLogic
4 28 (11.48%) JBoss
4 28 (11.48%) WebLogic Portal
4 28 (11.48%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.15%) WordPress
6 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.51%) Sitefinity
7 7 (2.87%) Apache
8 4 (1.64%) Confluence
9 3 (1.23%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.82%) IIS
10 2 (0.82%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.82%) Kentico
10 2 (0.82%) nginx
10 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.69%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.64%) InDesign
4 4 (1.64%) MS Office
4 4 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.82%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) ENOVIA
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.23%) GitHub
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.44%) Network Security
2 18 (7.38%) HTTP
3 4 (1.64%) Internet
4 3 (1.23%) LAN
4 3 (1.23%) WAN
5 2 (0.82%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) Intranet
5 2 (0.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) LDAP
6 1 (0.41%) SNMP
6 1 (0.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.48%) DB2
3 22 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.61%) MySQL
5 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.82%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.82%) MS Access
8 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.82%) RethinkDB
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) OLTP
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (13.52%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.48%) Log4j
3 15 (6.15%) Subversion
4 14 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.74%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.87%) JIRA
6 5 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.64%) Grunt
7 4 (1.64%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.23%) JUnit
8 3 (1.23%) Maven
8 3 (1.23%) Selenium
9 2 (0.82%) Ant
10 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.41%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 28 (11.48%) Back Office
1 28 (11.48%) Finance
2 21 (8.61%) Automotive
3 17 (6.97%) Banking
4 13 (5.33%) Retail
5 12 (4.92%) Marketing
6 5 (2.05%) Games
6 5 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.64%) Electronics
8 3 (1.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 175 (71.72%) Developer
2 50 (20.49%) Web Developer
3 38 (15.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 29 (11.89%) Consultant
4 29 (11.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (10.66%) PHP Developer
6 23 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 23 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 19 (7.79%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (6.15%) Analyst
8 15 (6.15%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.33%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.92%) Business Analyst
10 12 (4.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (4.51%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (4.51%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.10%) Digital Analyst
12 10 (4.10%) Digital Business Analyst
13 7 (2.87%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (69.67%) HTML
2 158 (64.75%) CSS
3 60 (24.59%) .NET
3 60 (24.59%) jQuery
4 57 (23.36%) HTML5
5 45 (18.44%) XML
6 42 (17.21%) Web Services
7 37 (15.16%) AngularJS
8 34 (13.93%) CSS3
9 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
10 30 (12.30%) JSP
11 29 (11.89%) Java EE
12 28 (11.48%) JMS
13 27 (11.07%) J2EE
14 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (9.43%) Spring
15 19 (7.79%) Spring MVC
16 18 (7.38%) Node.js
17 14 (5.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 10 (4.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.08%) Digital Media
2 28 (11.48%) User Experience
3 13 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.05%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.64%) Statistics
8 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.23%) NHS
8 3 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.23%) PMI
8 3 (1.23%) RIA
9 2 (0.82%) Blog
9 2 (0.82%) CMDB
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.41%) Animation
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.39%) Linux
2 12 (4.92%) Unix
3 9 (3.69%) Mac OS X
3 9 (3.69%) Windows
4 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.23%) Debian
5 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.82%) Android
6 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (30.33%) MVC
3 51 (20.90%) CRM
4 45 (18.44%) ERP
4 45 (18.44%) TDD
5 44 (18.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 42 (17.21%) Front End Development
7 25 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.02%) OO
8 22 (9.02%) Web Design
9 17 (6.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (6.97%) Scrum
10 14 (5.74%) Content Management
10 14 (5.74%) Translating Business Requirements
10 14 (5.74%) User Stories
11 12 (4.92%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (4.92%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 11 (4.51%) OO PHP
13 10 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 137 (56.15%) JavaScript
2 106 (43.44%) Java
3 80 (32.79%) PHP
4 54 (22.13%) C#
5 53 (21.72%) SQL
6 11 (4.51%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.46%) Python
7 6 (2.46%) Ruby
8 5 (2.05%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.05%) VB
9 4 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.23%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.82%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.23%) Degree
3 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.23%) PMP
4 2 (0.82%) ISEB
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) CCNA
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) QA
2 5 (2.05%) WCAG
3 3 (1.23%) WAI
4 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.41%) HL7
4 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.05%) Docker
2 4 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.87%) Puppet
2 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.64%) Rancher
3 2 (0.82%) Ansible
3 2 (0.82%) Terraform
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.41%) Kibana
4 1 (0.41%) logstash
4 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 38 (15.57%) Oracle
2 28 (11.48%) IBM
2 28 (11.48%) Misys
3 19 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.46%) Adobe
5 5 (2.05%) Canon
5 5 (2.05%) VMware
6 3 (1.23%) New Relic
6 3 (1.23%) SAP
6 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) Zend
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.41%) OpenText
8 1 (0.41%) Rally
8 1 (0.41%) Splunk
8 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
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