The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 80 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 41 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.73% 1.88% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.83% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 17
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £393 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+86.15% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1739 1309 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.38% 66.58% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 652 751
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 58 70
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.63 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Web Development
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 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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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 +13 19 £300 - 14
Warwickshire -12 5 £298 +16.66% 8
Solihull - 5 - -
Staffordshire +2 3 £288 -28.12% 7
Coventry -11 2 £275 - 4
Worcestershire -8 1 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £330 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £400 -
Walsall - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 59 (71.08%) JavaScript
1 59 (71.08%) CSS
2 57 (68.67%) HTML
3 50 (60.24%) .NET
4 42 (50.60%) C#
5 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
5 40 (48.19%) jQuery
6 28 (33.73%) HTML5
7 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
7 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
8 24 (28.92%) SQL
9 23 (27.71%) CSS3
10 21 (25.30%) Ajax
10 21 (25.30%) WCF
11 20 (24.10%) MVC
12 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
13 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
14 14 (16.87%) PHP
14 14 (16.87%) LINQ
15 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
15 13 (15.66%) Logistics
15 13 (15.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 13 (15.66%) MySQL
16 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
16 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (14.46%) CMS
17 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (12.05%) Web Services
18 10 (12.05%) XML
19 9 (10.84%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
1 12 (14.46%) CMS
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) WordPress
2 6 (7.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.61%) Node.js
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.20%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.20%) Drupal
7 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.02%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Magento
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.41%) e-Work
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Tridion
3 1 (1.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) LDAP
2 4 (4.82%) SSL
2 4 (4.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) MySQL
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.61%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.02%) FxCop
3 5 (6.02%) NUnit
4 4 (4.82%) Grunt
5 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) Maven
7 1 (1.20%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.20%) Ant
7 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.20%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.20%) Bower
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Private Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (83.13%) Developer
2 40 (48.19%) Web Developer
3 18 (21.69%) .NET Developer
4 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (18.07%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.82%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.41%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (71.08%) CSS
2 57 (68.67%) HTML
3 50 (60.24%) .NET
4 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
4 40 (48.19%) jQuery
5 28 (33.73%) HTML5
6 23 (27.71%) CSS3
7 21 (25.30%) WCF
7 21 (25.30%) Ajax
8 14 (16.87%) LINQ
9 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
9 13 (15.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (12.05%) Web Services
10 10 (12.05%) XML
11 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (8.43%) XHTML
13 6 (7.23%) XSL
13 6 (7.23%) XSLT
14 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
15 4 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.41%) Open Source
2 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) PMI
3 1 (1.20%) GIS
3 1 (1.20%) Economics
3 1 (1.20%) Statistics
3 1 (1.20%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) SUSE
2 4 (4.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) MVC
2 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
3 13 (15.66%) Logistics
4 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (9.64%) Content Management
7 7 (8.43%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.23%) OO
9 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.02%) Time Management
9 5 (6.02%) Web Design
10 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.82%) Wealth Management
10 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.82%) Change Management
11 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.61%) SEO
11 3 (3.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.08%) JavaScript
2 42 (50.60%) C#
3 24 (28.92%) SQL
4 14 (16.87%) PHP
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) VB
6 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.41%) Python
7 2 (2.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.20%) PMP
2 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.82%) Adobe
3 4 (4.82%) Sun
3 4 (4.82%) CA
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) Sony
4 3 (3.61%) hybris
5 2 (2.41%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Open Text
6 1 (1.20%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Facebook
6 1 (1.20%) Marketo
6 1 (1.20%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.20%) Ektron
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