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 3 months to 28 June 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 Development
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 16 48
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 19 69 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.97% 8.54% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 10.28% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 17
Median daily rate £325 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% -2.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £424 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +9.48% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +157.14% -46.22%  

Web 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 529 671 565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.79% 83.04% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 468 372
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 25 (65.79%) CSS
4 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (39.47%) jQuery
7 14 (36.84%) .NET
8 13 (34.21%) PHP
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.05%) OO
9 8 (21.05%) OO PHP
10 7 (18.42%) MVC
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (15.79%) LESS
11 6 (15.79%) HTML5
11 6 (15.79%) REST
12 5 (13.16%) CSS3
12 5 (13.16%) Grunt
12 5 (13.16%) TDD
12 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
12 5 (13.16%) SOLID
12 5 (13.16%) gulp
12 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
12 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
12 5 (13.16%) Case Management
13 4 (10.53%) Hazelcast
13 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
13 4 (10.53%) Doctrine

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 3 (7.89%) Drupal
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) DNN
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Slack
2 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) Hazelcast
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) DocumentDB
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Grunt
1 5 (13.16%) gulp
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 10 (26.32%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Magento Developer
9 2 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 25 (65.79%) CSS
3 19 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (39.47%) jQuery
5 14 (36.84%) .NET
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
6 6 (15.79%) LESS
6 6 (15.79%) REST
6 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.16%) CSS3
8 4 (10.53%) Doctrine
8 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.53%) J2EE
8 4 (10.53%) Spring
8 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) Node.js
10 2 (5.26%) Sass
10 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) OO
2 8 (21.05%) OO PHP
3 7 (18.42%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Case Management
4 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
4 5 (13.16%) SOLID
4 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
6 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.26%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) User Stories
7 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PHP 4
5 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.26%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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