Period
to 22 March 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 22 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 91 94
Rank change year-on-year -40 +3 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 117 199 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 2.79% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.14% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 176 132
City of London median daily rate £500 £499 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +5.00% +11.63%
10th Percentile £358 £366 £319
90th Percentile £700 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £525 £490 £455
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £27.09 -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.09 -
% change year-on-year +29.20% - -

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 6,026 6,344 5,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.80% 89.06% 88.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,654 5,039 4,172
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £334 £313
90th Percentile £675 £691 £672
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 82 50
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +9.21% -11.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.45
90th Percentile £42.10 £41.65 £48.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +13.16% -10.97%

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 22 March 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

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 66 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 60 (51.28%) HTML
3 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (41.03%) CSS
5 38 (32.48%) Finance
6 37 (31.62%) TDD
7 33 (28.21%) Java
8 32 (27.35%) HTML5
9 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
10 30 (25.64%) React
11 29 (24.79%) C#
12 28 (23.93%) .NET
12 28 (23.93%) Node.js
13 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
14 25 (21.37%) MVC
15 24 (20.51%) SQL
16 23 (19.66%) PHP
16 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (19.66%) jQuery
17 22 (18.80%) Scrum
18 21 (17.95%) Docker
19 20 (17.09%) Microservices
19 20 (17.09%) Linux
20 19 (16.24%) DevOps
21 18 (15.38%) BDD
22 17 (14.53%) CSS3
22 17 (14.53%) Test Automation
22 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET
22 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
23 16 (13.68%) Redux

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 13 (11.11%) CMS
2 8 (6.84%) Drupal
2 8 (6.84%) WordPress
3 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.27%) Confluence
5 2 (1.71%) Apache
5 2 (1.71%) CICS
6 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.55%) GitHub
4 7 (5.98%) Office 365
4 7 (5.98%) Yammer
5 5 (4.27%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.56%) npm
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.85%) Apigee
8 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.85%) G Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Route 53
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) SMTP
2 2 (1.71%) SNMP
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.84%) MySQL
5 6 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.13%) Redis
6 5 (4.27%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.42%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.56%) DB2
9 2 (1.71%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (1.71%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (9.40%) gulp
4 11 (9.40%) JIRA
5 10 (8.55%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (6.84%) Grunt
7 7 (5.98%) Mocha
7 7 (5.98%) webpack
8 6 (5.13%) Maven
9 5 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (4.27%) PostCSS
10 4 (3.42%) CircleCI
10 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.42%) Mockito
10 4 (3.42%) Subversion
10 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.42%) Travis CI
11 3 (2.56%) JSUnit
General
1 38 (32.48%) Finance
2 12 (10.26%) Front Office
3 7 (5.98%) Banking
4 5 (4.27%) Publishing
5 4 (3.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (88.89%) Developer
2 24 (20.51%) Web Developer
3 22 (18.80%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.40%) React Developer
7 10 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.55%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.84%) HTML Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Azure Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Ruby Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Lead Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Office 365 Developer
12 5 (4.27%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.28%) HTML
2 48 (41.03%) CSS
3 32 (27.35%) HTML5
4 30 (25.64%) React
5 28 (23.93%) .NET
5 28 (23.93%) Node.js
6 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.66%) jQuery
8 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET
8 17 (14.53%) CSS3
9 16 (13.68%) Redux
10 15 (12.82%) REST
11 14 (11.97%) Ajax
11 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (11.97%) Web Services
12 13 (11.11%) RESTful
13 10 (8.55%) GraphQL
13 10 (8.55%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (7.69%) .NET Core
15 8 (6.84%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) User Experience
2 12 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.69%) Fintech
4 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.98%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.42%) Tandem
7 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.85%) Blog
9 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) Equities
9 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.85%) iPad
9 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Unix
3 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
4 2 (1.71%) zOS
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.62%) TDD
3 25 (21.37%) MVC
4 22 (18.80%) Scrum
5 20 (17.09%) Microservices
6 19 (16.24%) DevOps
7 18 (15.38%) BDD
8 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (14.53%) Test Automation
9 14 (11.97%) Unit Testing
10 13 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (11.11%) Kanban
11 12 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.55%) SEO
13 9 (7.69%) Front End Development
13 9 (7.69%) SDLC
14 8 (6.84%) API Design
14 8 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (6.84%) OOP
14 8 (6.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 33 (28.21%) Java
3 29 (24.79%) C#
4 24 (20.51%) SQL
5 23 (19.66%) PHP
6 11 (9.40%) Ruby
7 8 (6.84%) Python
8 3 (2.56%) ES6
8 3 (2.56%) Scala
9 2 (1.71%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.71%) COBOL
9 2 (1.71%) ES7
9 2 (1.71%) Java 8
9 2 (1.71%) JCL
9 2 (1.71%) REXX
9 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) Docker
2 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.71%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Google
3 6 (5.13%) ION Trading
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle
5 2 (1.71%) Dataiku
5 2 (1.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.85%) New Relic
6 1 (0.85%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Splunk
6 1 (0.85%) StreamBase