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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Development
Rank 65 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Development 75 99 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.59% 3.70% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 4.92% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 80 81
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £28.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +0.77%
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
2342 2011 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.09% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1199 934
Average daily rate £400 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 100 96
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 April 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
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 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 30 £300 +4.34% 35
Warwickshire +5 15 £300 -17.24% 16
Coventry -13 7 £363 +13.28% 5
Staffordshire +9 6 £325 +4.00% 17
Worcestershire +2 6 £184 -38.75% 4
Herefordshire - 2 £488 - 1
Web Development
England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 108 (77.14%) HTML
2 107 (76.43%) CSS
3 98 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 65 (46.43%) HTML5
5 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (32.86%) .NET
7 45 (32.14%) C#
8 41 (29.29%) CSS3
9 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 38 (27.14%) PHP
11 36 (25.71%) MVC
12 35 (25.00%) jQuery
13 30 (21.43%) ASP.NET
14 26 (18.57%) Java
14 26 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (16.43%) CRM
16 22 (15.71%) Retail
16 22 (15.71%) Front End Development
17 21 (15.00%) Mobile App
18 20 (14.29%) B2C
18 20 (14.29%) Mobile Development
19 19 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
20 18 (12.86%) N-Tier
20 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
21 17 (12.14%) CMS
22 16 (11.43%) SQL
22 16 (11.43%) E-Commerce
23 15 (10.71%) TypeScript
24 14 (10.00%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (12.14%) CMS
2 11 (7.86%) WordPress
3 6 (4.29%) Node.js
4 5 (3.57%) IIS
4 5 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.86%) Sitefinity
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.43%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) BigMachines
1 6 (4.29%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.29%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Network Security
2 7 (5.00%) HTTP
3 4 (2.86%) DNS
4 3 (2.14%) SMTP
4 3 (2.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.57%) MySQL
3 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.71%) OLTP
7 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.29%) Subversion
4 3 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.43%) Grunt
5 2 (1.43%) gulp
5 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.71%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) VersionOne
General
1 22 (15.71%) Retail
2 14 (10.00%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Automotive
4 3 (2.14%) Games
4 3 (2.14%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 121 (86.43%) Developer
2 61 (43.57%) Web Developer
3 31 (22.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 20 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (12.86%) C# Developer
7 16 (11.43%) Mobile Developer
7 16 (11.43%) Mobile Web Developer
7 16 (11.43%) PHP Developer
8 14 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (10.00%) HTML Developer
9 12 (8.57%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (4.29%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (4.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 5 (3.57%) Perl Developer
14 5 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
14 5 (3.57%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (77.14%) HTML
2 107 (76.43%) CSS
3 65 (46.43%) HTML5
4 46 (32.86%) .NET
5 41 (29.29%) CSS3
6 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 35 (25.00%) jQuery
8 30 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 26 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (9.29%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (7.14%) XML
13 9 (6.43%) Web Services
14 8 (5.71%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (5.00%) Mason
15 7 (5.00%) WCF
16 6 (4.29%) Entity Framework
16 6 (4.29%) Sass
16 6 (4.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 18 (12.86%) N-Tier
3 14 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 13 (9.29%) User Experience
5 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.43%) Blog
7 2 (1.43%) EPoS
8 1 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.71%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) PMI
8 1 (0.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) Linux
2 7 (5.00%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.43%) Unix
5 1 (0.71%) Debian
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.71%) MVC
3 23 (16.43%) CRM
4 22 (15.71%) Front End Development
5 20 (14.29%) B2C
5 20 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 19 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.00%) ERP
9 13 (9.29%) TDD
10 11 (7.86%) High Availability
10 11 (7.86%) SOA
11 10 (7.14%) Scrum
12 9 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.71%) Web Design
14 7 (5.00%) UML
15 6 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.29%) OO
15 6 (4.29%) Performance Testing
15 6 (4.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 98 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (32.14%) C#
3 38 (27.14%) PHP
4 26 (18.57%) Java
5 16 (11.43%) SQL
6 15 (10.71%) TypeScript
7 6 (4.29%) Apex Code
7 6 (4.29%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.57%) C
8 5 (3.57%) Perl
8 5 (3.57%) VBScript
9 4 (2.86%) Ruby
9 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.14%) Python
11 2 (1.43%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.43%) C++
11 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.71%) Scala
12 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (2.14%) Degree
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.43%) MCAD
2 2 (1.43%) MCITP
2 2 (1.43%) MCSD
2 2 (1.43%) MCTS
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.71%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (7.86%) Oracle
2 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.29%) Siebel
4 3 (2.14%) Adobe
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Rally
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Zend
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