Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 5 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 123 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 -39 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Development 127 158 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.21% 2.21% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.52% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 125 168
City of London median daily rate £525 £488 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.01% +10.56%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £317
90th Percentile £671 £708 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £520 £488
% change year-on-year -3.85% +6.67% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 - £27.09
10th Percentile £21.25 - £25.66
90th Percentile £21.75 - £28.52
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - £27.09

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,140 6,278 6,458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.41% 87.68% 89.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,006 4,982 5,141
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +0.99% +6.32%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £505 £500
% change year-on-year +1.49% +1.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 91 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% -8.78% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.31 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.45 £35.00 £31.10
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year +10.53% -8.43% +9.21%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
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 Development in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
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 Development in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Development within the City of London region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +33 1 £400 +77.78%
Moorgate - 1 - -
Web Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 70 (55.12%) JavaScript
2 67 (52.76%) HTML
3 52 (40.94%) CSS
4 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (38.58%) AngularJS
5 47 (37.01%) Finance
6 46 (36.22%) Java
7 38 (29.92%) React
8 29 (22.83%) Degree
9 26 (20.47%) HTML5
9 26 (20.47%) Web Services
9 26 (20.47%) TDD
10 25 (19.69%) Scrum
10 25 (19.69%) C#
10 25 (19.69%) SDLC
10 25 (19.69%) Front End Development
11 24 (18.90%) TypeScript
12 22 (17.32%) .NET
12 22 (17.32%) User Experience
13 21 (16.54%) Node.js
14 19 (14.96%) Test Automation
15 18 (14.17%) AWS
15 18 (14.17%) XML
15 18 (14.17%) Microservices
16 17 (13.39%) Python
16 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
17 16 (12.60%) CRM
17 16 (12.60%) RESTful
18 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
18 15 (11.81%) Continuous Integration

Web Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.66%) IIS
2 9 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.30%) Apache
3 8 (6.30%) CMS
3 8 (6.30%) JBoss
4 6 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.94%) WordPress
6 3 (2.36%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.57%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.57%) nginx
7 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.79%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Drupal
8 1 (0.79%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) InVision
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.17%) AWS
2 11 (8.66%) Azure
3 9 (7.09%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (5.51%) GitHub
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.36%) Office 365
6 2 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.57%) Fastly
6 2 (1.57%) Heroku
6 2 (1.57%) Serverless
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (4.72%) MongoDB
1 6 (4.72%) NoSQL
1 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) HBase
2 5 (3.94%) MySQL
2 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.15%) Redis
4 3 (2.36%) Neo4j
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) Power BI
6 1 (0.79%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.30%) JIRA
4 6 (4.72%) gulp
4 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.94%) Grunt
5 5 (3.94%) Mockito
5 5 (3.94%) webpack
6 4 (3.15%) git-flow
6 4 (3.15%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.15%) JUnit
6 4 (3.15%) Maven
7 3 (2.36%) Ant
7 3 (2.36%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.36%) Gradle
7 3 (2.36%) JMeter
7 3 (2.36%) PhpStorm
7 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.57%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.79%) jMock
General
1 47 (37.01%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Banking
2 12 (9.45%) Public Sector
3 10 (7.87%) Advertising
4 8 (6.30%) Back Office
5 6 (4.72%) Marketing
6 4 (3.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.15%) Front Office
6 4 (3.15%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.36%) Automotive
8 2 (1.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.79%) Games
9 1 (0.79%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (79.53%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Java Developer
3 23 (18.11%) Web Developer
4 22 (17.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (11.02%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.87%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Angular Developer
9 7 (5.51%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.94%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (3.94%) HTML Developer
11 5 (3.94%) React Developer
12 4 (3.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (52.76%) HTML
2 52 (40.94%) CSS
3 49 (38.58%) AngularJS
4 38 (29.92%) React
5 26 (20.47%) HTML5
5 26 (20.47%) Web Services
6 22 (17.32%) .NET
7 21 (16.54%) Node.js
8 18 (14.17%) XML
9 16 (12.60%) RESTful
10 15 (11.81%) .NET Framework
11 11 (8.66%) CSS3
11 11 (8.66%) Spring
11 11 (8.66%) Vue.js
12 10 (7.87%) GraphQL
12 10 (7.87%) JSON
13 8 (6.30%) J2EE
14 7 (5.51%) Angular 2
14 7 (5.51%) jQuery
14 7 (5.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) User Experience
2 15 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (10.24%) Management Information System
4 12 (9.45%) Hedge funds
5 9 (7.09%) Driving Licence
6 7 (5.51%) Wiki
7 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.15%) SWIFT
10 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.36%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.79%) Animation
11 1 (0.79%) Blog
11 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.79%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Windows
3 6 (4.72%) Unix
4 2 (1.57%) Android
4 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.47%) TDD
3 25 (19.69%) Front End Development
3 25 (19.69%) Scrum
3 25 (19.69%) SDLC
4 19 (14.96%) Test Automation
5 18 (14.17%) Microservices
6 16 (12.60%) CRM
7 15 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.81%) Multithreading
7 15 (11.81%) OO
8 14 (11.02%) Kanban
9 13 (10.24%) BDD
9 13 (10.24%) OOP
9 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
10 12 (9.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (9.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (9.45%) SOLID
10 12 (9.45%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.87%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.12%) JavaScript
2 46 (36.22%) Java
3 25 (19.69%) C#
4 24 (18.90%) TypeScript
5 17 (13.39%) Python
6 13 (10.24%) PHP
7 11 (8.66%) SQL
8 6 (4.72%) Java 8
9 5 (3.94%) Kotlin
10 4 (3.15%) Ruby
11 3 (2.36%) ES6
11 3 (2.36%) Go
12 2 (1.57%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (22.83%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) HND
4 4 (3.15%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Grafana
1 2 (1.57%) Graphite
1 2 (1.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Google
3 4 (3.15%) New Relic
4 2 (1.57%) Adobe
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle
4 2 (1.57%) Splunk
5 1 (0.79%) FatWire
5 1 (0.79%) Informatica
5 1 (0.79%) Sybase
5 1 (0.79%) Vermilion
5 1 (0.79%) Zend