The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 57 57
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 14 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.32% 1.58% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.67% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 9
Median daily rate £325 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £388 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £18.66
% change year-on-year +136.84% +1.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 777 724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.36% 94.41% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 548 486
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 35
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Web Development
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) PHP
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) OO PHP
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) LESS
7 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (25.00%) Case Management
8 4 (20.00%) gulp
8 4 (20.00%) Doctrine
8 4 (20.00%) Grunt
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) CSS3
9 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.00%) Microservices
10 2 (10.00%) User Experience
10 2 (10.00%) Magento
10 2 (10.00%) Front End Development

Web Developer Skill Set
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 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) DNN
1 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Grunt
1 4 (20.00%) gulp
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) LESS
6 4 (20.00%) Doctrine
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) CSS3
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
9 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Case Management
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
8 1 (5.00%) Information Management
8 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (10.00%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago