Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 39 55
Rank change year-on-year -31 +16 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 30 66 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.88% 4.73% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 5.73% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 18
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £281 £292 £192
90th Percentile £483 £480 £368
West Midlands median daily rate £329 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.33% +7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.31 £15.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +102.07% -30.23% -25.06%

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 1,306 1,151 1,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.04% 82.45% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 728 652
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £225 £254 £215
90th Percentile £550 £547 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £9.22 £10.83 £10.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.25 £47.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% +8.75% -11.11%

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 February 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 23 February 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 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Symfony
6 10 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
7 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (30.00%) Zend
7 9 (30.00%) HTML5
7 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (26.67%) jQuery
9 7 (23.33%) BDD
9 7 (23.33%) CSS3
9 7 (23.33%) C#
10 6 (20.00%) Java
10 6 (20.00%) Web Design
10 6 (20.00%) Docker
10 6 (20.00%) SDLC
11 5 (16.67%) SOLID
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (16.67%) Redux
11 5 (16.67%) PMO
11 5 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (16.67%) OO PHP

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 5 (16.67%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) WordPress
3 2 (6.67%) Drupal
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.00%) IT Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Web Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
3 10 (33.33%) Symfony
4 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) HTML5
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) CSS3
7 5 (16.67%) LESS
7 5 (16.67%) Redux
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
8 4 (13.33%) Doctrine
8 4 (13.33%) Laravel
8 4 (13.33%) React
8 4 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.00%) Behat
9 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Mac OS X
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Web Design
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (16.67%) Microservices
6 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 5 (16.67%) OWASP
6 5 (16.67%) SOLID
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PMO
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Zend
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft