Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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 Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 51 22
Rank change year-on-year -31 -29 +41
Contract jobs citing Web Development 21 50 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.49% 3.03% 6.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 3.64% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 44 71
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £269 £271 £250
90th Percentile £546 £463 £473
West Midlands median daily rate £383 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +17.69% -13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £58.75 £32.05 £15.25
% change year-on-year +83.31% +110.16% +90.63%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,179 1,372 1,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.50% 83.10% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 1,009 758
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £250
90th Percentile £563 £530 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.77 £9.77 £10.60
90th Percentile £32.00 £48.95 £32.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Birmingham

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Birmingham

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Birmingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Birmingham

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (19.05%) Docker
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) CMS
7 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (14.29%) JMS
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Web 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
2 2 (9.52%) EPiServer
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Serverless
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Functions
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Backend Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) CMS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Behat
5 3 (14.29%) Doctrine
5 3 (14.29%) JMS
5 3 (14.29%) React
5 3 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
6 2 (9.52%) OAuth
6 2 (9.52%) OpenID
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Swagger
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Zend
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com