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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 86 66 93
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Contract jobs citing Web Development 35 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.35% 2.07% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 3.10% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 14
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £27.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -37.85%
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
1817 1387 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.32% 66.65% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 723 788
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 58 69
Average hourly rate £29.88 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 10 £300 - 6
Solihull - 6 - - 1
Staffordshire -1 3 £288 -28.12% 10
Coventry -7 3 £275 +29.41% 3
Warwickshire -21 3 £338 +32.35% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £278 -
Shropshire - 2 £375 -
Worcestershire -12 1 - - 2
Walsall - - - - 1
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 56 (71.79%) CSS
2 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
3 53 (67.95%) HTML
4 50 (64.10%) .NET
5 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
6 40 (51.28%) C#
7 37 (47.44%) jQuery
8 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
9 25 (32.05%) HTML5
10 23 (29.49%) WCF
10 23 (29.49%) SQL
11 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 21 (26.92%) MVC
13 20 (25.64%) Ajax
13 20 (25.64%) CSS3
14 16 (20.51%) LINQ
15 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
16 14 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (17.95%) Logistics
17 11 (14.10%) CMS
17 11 (14.10%) PHP
17 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
17 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
18 10 (12.82%) MySQL
18 10 (12.82%) XML
19 9 (11.54%) Java
19 9 (11.54%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
1 11 (14.10%) CMS
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.85%) WordPress
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.28%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.28%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.28%) Drupal
7 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Magento
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) Tridion
3 1 (1.28%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 4 (5.13%) LDAP
2 4 (5.13%) SSL
2 4 (5.13%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.13%) FxCop
3 4 (5.13%) NUnit
3 4 (5.13%) Grunt
4 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.28%) Ant
5 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.28%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.28%) Bower
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Private Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (83.33%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 23 (29.49%) .NET Developer
4 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (20.51%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.41%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.85%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.85%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Hybris Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (71.79%) CSS
2 53 (67.95%) HTML
3 50 (64.10%) .NET
4 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
5 37 (47.44%) jQuery
6 25 (32.05%) HTML5
7 23 (29.49%) WCF
8 20 (25.64%) Ajax
8 20 (25.64%) CSS3
9 16 (20.51%) LINQ
10 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
11 14 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (12.82%) XML
14 8 (10.26%) Web Services
15 7 (8.97%) XSLT
16 6 (7.69%) XHTML
17 5 (6.41%) JSON
17 5 (6.41%) XSL
18 4 (5.13%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
1 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.28%) PMI
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.28%) GIS
2 1 (1.28%) Statistics
2 1 (1.28%) Copywriting
2 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) SUSE
2 4 (5.13%) Solaris
3 1 (1.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) MVC
2 14 (17.95%) Logistics
3 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.97%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Time Management
7 6 (7.69%) Content Management
8 5 (6.41%) TDD
9 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.13%) Wealth Management
9 4 (5.13%) Web Design
10 3 (3.85%) Validation
10 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
2 40 (51.28%) C#
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
4 11 (14.10%) PHP
5 9 (11.54%) Java
6 6 (7.69%) VB
7 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.56%) VB6
10 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.28%) PMP
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.13%) Sun
3 4 (5.13%) CA
4 3 (3.85%) hybris
5 1 (1.28%) Marketo
5 1 (1.28%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.28%) Ektron
5 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) Sony
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
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