Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 89 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Development 230 184 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.29% 2.80% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 3.16% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 150 206
City of London median daily rate £500 £498 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +24.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £289
90th Percentile £719 £638 £581
Central London median daily rate £500 £485 £410
% change year-on-year +3.09% +18.29% -6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,095 5,825 5,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.28% 88.80% 87.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,829 4,488 4,804
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £320 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 58 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.60% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.42 £30.98 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -4.76%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 111 (48.26%) JavaScript
2 107 (46.52%) HTML
3 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (37.39%) CSS
5 68 (29.57%) Java
6 60 (26.09%) Finance
7 59 (25.65%) Banking
8 54 (23.48%) AngularJS
9 49 (21.30%) HTML5
9 49 (21.30%) React
10 45 (19.57%) Node.js
11 44 (19.13%) Web Services
12 39 (16.96%) MVC
13 37 (16.09%) User Experience
14 33 (14.35%) C#
15 32 (13.91%) PHP
16 31 (13.48%) .NET
17 29 (12.61%) E-Commerce
17 29 (12.61%) Investment Banking
17 29 (12.61%) TDD
18 28 (12.17%) Spring
18 28 (12.17%) jQuery
19 27 (11.74%) SQL
19 27 (11.74%) RESTful
20 26 (11.30%) CSS3
21 25 (10.87%) Python
22 24 (10.43%) Git (software)
23 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
23 22 (9.57%) Scrum
23 22 (9.57%) Greenfield Project

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 (5.65%) Apache
2 12 (5.22%) CMS
3 10 (4.35%) IBM Domino
4 9 (3.91%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.48%) WordPress
6 7 (3.04%) JBoss
7 4 (1.74%) Drupal
7 4 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.30%) Confluence
8 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.43%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
9 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.87%) InDesign
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.43%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.04%) GitHub
4 5 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.17%) npm
5 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.87%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.43%) Heroku
7 1 (0.43%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.43%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Route 53
7 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) Intranet
2 5 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.83%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.65%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.04%) MySQL
8 5 (2.17%) OLAP
8 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.74%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.74%) KDB
9 4 (1.74%) Kdb+
9 4 (1.74%) MS Access
9 4 (1.74%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (1.30%) Big Data
10 3 (1.30%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.65%) JIRA
3 13 (5.65%) webpack
4 11 (4.78%) JUnit
5 8 (3.48%) TestNG
6 7 (3.04%) gulp
6 7 (3.04%) Maven
6 7 (3.04%) Selenium
7 6 (2.61%) GitLab
8 5 (2.17%) Ant
8 5 (2.17%) PhpStorm
8 5 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.74%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.30%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.30%) Subversion
10 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.87%) Jasmine
General
1 60 (26.09%) Finance
2 59 (25.65%) Banking
3 29 (12.61%) Investment Banking
4 19 (8.26%) Front Office
5 18 (7.83%) Back Office
6 16 (6.96%) Games
7 14 (6.09%) Telecoms
8 13 (5.65%) Marketing
9 8 (3.48%) Retail
10 6 (2.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.87%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.87%) Law
12 1 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.43%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 190 (82.61%) Developer
2 100 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 45 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 40 (17.39%) Java Web Developer
5 32 (13.91%) React Developer
6 26 (11.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (9.13%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.13%) PHP Developer
8 20 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 20 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 19 (8.26%) E-Commerce Developer
9 19 (8.26%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 19 (8.26%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 16 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (6.96%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (6.52%) Cloud Developer
11 15 (6.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (6.52%) Python Developer
12 14 (6.09%) Angular Developer
13 12 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (46.52%) HTML
2 86 (37.39%) CSS
3 54 (23.48%) AngularJS
4 49 (21.30%) HTML5
4 49 (21.30%) React
5 45 (19.57%) Node.js
6 44 (19.13%) Web Services
7 31 (13.48%) .NET
8 28 (12.17%) jQuery
8 28 (12.17%) Spring
9 27 (11.74%) RESTful
10 26 (11.30%) CSS3
11 19 (8.26%) REST
11 19 (8.26%) SOAP
12 17 (7.39%) Redux
13 16 (6.96%) ASP.NET
14 15 (6.52%) Handlebars
15 14 (6.09%) WCF
16 12 (5.22%) LESS
17 11 (4.78%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) User Experience
2 22 (9.57%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.65%) Fintech
4 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.04%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.04%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.17%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.17%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.74%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.30%) Equities
9 3 (1.30%) Social Media
10 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.87%) RIA
10 2 (0.87%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.65%) Linux
2 10 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (0.87%) Windows
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.43%) Solaris
4 1 (0.43%) SUSE
4 1 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.96%) MVC
3 29 (12.61%) E-Commerce
3 29 (12.61%) TDD
4 22 (9.57%) Scrum
5 21 (9.13%) Open Source
6 20 (8.70%) Analytics
7 19 (8.26%) B2C
7 19 (8.26%) Unit Testing
8 18 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.39%) Test Automation
10 16 (6.96%) Front End Development
10 16 (6.96%) Microservices
11 15 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.65%) Electronic Trading
12 13 (5.65%) Web Application Development
13 12 (5.22%) DevOps
13 12 (5.22%) Visualisation
14 9 (3.91%) Data Visualisation
14 9 (3.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 111 (48.26%) JavaScript
2 68 (29.57%) Java
3 33 (14.35%) C#
4 32 (13.91%) PHP
5 27 (11.74%) SQL
6 25 (10.87%) Python
7 16 (6.96%) ES6
8 5 (2.17%) Ruby
8 5 (2.17%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.74%) Scala
10 3 (1.30%) Java 8
11 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.87%) MUMPS
11 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (8.26%) Degree
2 10 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.26%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.43%) EMIR
4 1 (0.43%) GCP
4 1 (0.43%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (6.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) Ansible
2 4 (1.74%) Puppet
3 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.87%) Terraform
4 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.43%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.43%) Grafana
4 1 (0.43%) Graphite
4 1 (0.43%) Packer
4 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.35%) IBM
3 8 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.04%) Demandware
5 6 (2.61%) Google
6 5 (2.17%) Oracle
7 4 (1.74%) Adobe
7 4 (1.74%) Splunk
8 3 (1.30%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.30%) Tealium
9 2 (0.87%) InterSystems
9 2 (0.87%) Twitter
10 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.43%) F5
10 1 (0.43%) Facebook
10 1 (0.43%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.43%) SAP
10 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.43%) Zend