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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 75 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Development 50 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 2.05% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.83% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -32.82%
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
1887 1698 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.03% 72.66% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 888 566
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 107 77
Average hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Shropshire - 11 £400 -
Birmingham -23 9 £300 - 10
Coventry +8 8 £350 +7.69% 3
West Bromwich - 6 £235 -
Staffordshire -11 4 £325 - 7
Warwickshire -1 3 £400 +35.02% 7
Wolverhampton +4 2 £220 -41.33% 1
Solihull - 1 £300 - 4
Worcestershire - 1 £300 - 2
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 37 (51.39%) CSS
3 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
4 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (33.33%) .NET
6 22 (30.56%) MVC
7 21 (29.17%) MySQL
7 21 (29.17%) jQuery
8 19 (26.39%) C#
8 19 (26.39%) Finance
9 18 (25.00%) Web Services
9 18 (25.00%) Linux
9 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) XML
11 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 16 (22.22%) Open Source
12 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.83%) PHP
12 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
13 14 (19.44%) Scrum
13 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
15 12 (16.67%) Oracle
16 11 (15.28%) Visualisation
16 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
16 11 (15.28%) VB.NET
16 11 (15.28%) XSLT
16 11 (15.28%) Ajax
17 10 (13.89%) SQL
18 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (11.11%) CMS
1 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 7 (9.72%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.94%) WordPress
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Magento
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.17%) Google Apps
1 3 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.78%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) MySQL
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.78%) MS Access
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
3 13 (18.06%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Website Developer
6 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Excel Developer
7 4 (5.56%) VBA Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Excel VBA Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Access Developer
9 2 (2.78%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 37 (51.39%) CSS
3 24 (33.33%) .NET
4 21 (29.17%) jQuery
5 18 (25.00%) Web Services
6 17 (23.61%) XML
7 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 11 (15.28%) XSLT
9 11 (15.28%) Ajax
10 9 (12.50%) REST
10 9 (12.50%) HTML5
11 8 (11.11%) CSS3
11 8 (11.11%) D3.js
11 8 (11.11%) Flot
12 7 (9.72%) LAMP
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Open Source
2 11 (15.28%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.33%) New Media
4 5 (6.94%) User Experience
5 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.78%) NHS
6 2 (2.78%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) MVC
3 14 (19.44%) Scrum
3 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.50%) Web Design
5 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.72%) TDD
6 6 (8.33%) CRM
6 6 (8.33%) Microservices
7 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.94%) OO
8 4 (5.56%) Content Management
8 4 (5.56%) Workflow
9 3 (4.17%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.17%) BDD
9 3 (4.17%) User Stories
9 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.39%) C#
3 15 (20.83%) PHP
4 11 (15.28%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.89%) SQL
6 5 (6.94%) VBA
7 3 (4.17%) Google Apps Script
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 3 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (2.78%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) LotusScript
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (1.39%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.94%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.78%) Lotus
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) Facebook
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