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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 78 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 32 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 0.74% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.07% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -
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
1545 1498 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.76% 69.32% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 827 667
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 74 114
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 24 December 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
Coventry +8 12 £381 +27.08% 3
Birmingham -7 9 £425 +34.92% 8
Staffordshire +4 5 £325 +1.56% 7
Warwickshire - 2 £360 - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (69.70%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) HTML
3 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
5 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
5 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 24 (36.36%) C#
7 24 (36.36%) jQuery
8 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 17 (25.76%) Finance
10 15 (22.73%) Web Services
10 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
11 14 (21.21%) WCF
11 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (18.18%) Ajax
12 12 (18.18%) XML
12 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
12 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 11 (16.67%) MVC
14 10 (15.15%) HTML5
14 10 (15.15%) CSS3
15 9 (13.64%) Internet
15 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
15 9 (13.64%) XSLT
15 9 (13.64%) Python
15 9 (13.64%) Ruby
15 9 (13.64%) Scrum
16 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (12.12%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) Intranet
3 2 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) DataStage
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.52%) FxCop
6 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) German Language
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (78.79%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.61%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Database Developer
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.55%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.55%) UI Programmer
10 2 (3.03%) Test Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (69.70%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) HTML
3 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 24 (36.36%) jQuery
6 15 (22.73%) Web Services
6 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 14 (21.21%) WCF
8 12 (18.18%) Ajax
8 12 (18.18%) XML
9 10 (15.15%) HTML5
9 10 (15.15%) CSS3
10 9 (13.64%) XSLT
11 7 (10.61%) SOAP
12 6 (9.09%) JSON
12 6 (9.09%) LINQ
13 5 (7.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (7.58%) WinForms
13 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Open Source
3 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.52%) GIS
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) UNIX
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) MVC
3 9 (13.64%) Scrum
4 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.09%) Logistics
6 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.06%) Time Management
7 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) SOA
8 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.03%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
9 2 (3.03%) OOP
9 2 (3.03%) Content Management
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
2 24 (36.36%) C#
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 9 (13.64%) Python
4 9 (13.64%) Ruby
5 8 (12.12%) Java
6 7 (10.61%) PHP
7 3 (4.55%) Korn
7 3 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.03%) VB
8 2 (3.03%) VB6
8 2 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe
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