Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Application Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 95 89
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.61% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.40% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Birmingham median daily rate £360 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% -5.88%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Web Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1086 1254 1193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.65% 82.23% 75.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 843 781
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £534 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 29
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -35.56% +80.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.73 £9.80
90th Percentile £41.15 £40.40 £60.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.02 £23.00
% change year-on-year +17.53% -26.01% +27.78%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in Birmingham

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Application Development in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) DNN
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) DocumentDB
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft