Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 79 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 -38 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Development 21 28 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.60% 1.76% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.09% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 28
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.48% +27.08%
10th Percentile £215 £287 £263
90th Percentile £475 £479 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £62.50 £30.49 -
% change year-on-year +105.02% - -

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 1,120 1,342 1,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 85.11% 84.14% 83.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 924 699
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £228 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 27
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.25 £17.11 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.69% +14.03% -
10th Percentile £10.53 £8.55 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.40 £40.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.94
% change year-on-year -30.00% +32.00% +8.23%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019, 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 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (28.57%) CMS
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) Subversion
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Drupal
9 3 (14.29%) User Experience
9 3 (14.29%) Case Management
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) PHP
9 3 (14.29%) MySQL

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 6 (28.57%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) DNN
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) EasyMock
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) CMS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
4 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 2 (9.52%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) J2EE
8 2 (9.52%) Kafka
8 2 (9.52%) React
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
8 2 (9.52%) Vue.js
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) Node.js
9 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Case Management
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) ATDD
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Facilities Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk