Period
to 18 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Applications Developer was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 October 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 Application Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 218 277
Rank change year-on-year -18 +59 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 9 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.42% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.44% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 27 6
City of London median daily rate £360 £700 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.57% +75.00% -8.57%
Central London median daily rate £450 £700 £400
% change year-on-year -35.71% +75.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6486 6381 9467
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 95.52% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 5088 7405
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £269
90th Percentile £675 £656 £649
Central London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 76 147
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -3.47% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.75 £42.57 £34.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +5.88%

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Web Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in the City of London

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Applications Developer in the City of London

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Applications Developer in the City of London

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Web Applications 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 City of London region featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 6 (66.67%) Market Risk
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Front Office
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
3 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 3 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 6 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java