Period
to 5 July 2020

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 July 2020 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 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 123 75
Rank change year-on-year +33 -48 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Development 47 126 246
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 1.88% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.10% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 107 217
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £413 £360
90th Percentile £625 £654 £688
Central London median daily rate £450 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% - -
Central London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.63% - -

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 2,391 5,991 6,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.26% 89.62% 88.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,689 4,647 5,000
Median daily rate £518 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £331 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.81% +5.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 70 101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.67% +10.96% -3.36%
10th Percentile £12.48 £11.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £48.70 £54.03 £33.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.09 £19.38
% change year-on-year +65.96% +8.85% +14.24%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Web Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Development in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Web Development in the City of London

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Development in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Web Development in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 19 (40.43%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) User Experience
6 12 (25.53%) Finance
6 12 (25.53%) PHP
6 12 (25.53%) HTML5
7 11 (23.40%) Front End Development
8 10 (21.28%) Node.js
8 10 (21.28%) C#
8 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) Scrum
10 8 (17.02%) Azure
10 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
10 8 (17.02%) DevOps
11 7 (14.89%) TypeScript
11 7 (14.89%) React
11 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
11 7 (14.89%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
11 7 (14.89%) Banking
12 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
12 6 (12.77%) Google
13 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL

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 2 (4.26%) Drupal
1 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.26%) nginx
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.26%) InVision
1 2 (4.26%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (4.26%) Sketch
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.13%) Figma
2 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Azure
2 5 (10.64%) GCP
3 4 (8.51%) G Suite
3 4 (8.51%) npm
4 2 (4.26%) AWS
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Power BI
4 2 (4.26%) Redis
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) Cypress.io
4 3 (6.38%) Axure RP
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) PhpStorm
5 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.13%) git-flow
6 1 (2.13%) Gradle
6 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
6 1 (2.13%) JUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) Mockito
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Front Office
4 4 (8.51%) Advertising
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Web Developer
3 7 (14.89%) HTML Developer
3 7 (14.89%) React Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.77%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior
5 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Visual Designer
7 3 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior React Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 12 (25.53%) HTML5
4 10 (21.28%) .NET
4 10 (21.28%) Node.js
5 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.89%) React
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Core
7 4 (8.51%) Google Maps API
7 4 (8.51%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) LESS
7 4 (8.51%) Redux
7 4 (8.51%) REST
7 4 (8.51%) RESTful
7 4 (8.51%) RxJS
7 4 (8.51%) XML
8 3 (6.38%) JSON
8 3 (6.38%) Symfony
8 3 (6.38%) Twig
9 2 (4.26%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
3 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Animation
5 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) Tandem
6 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Android
1 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Front End Development
3 8 (17.02%) DevOps
3 8 (17.02%) Scrum
4 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.64%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Separation of Concerns
6 5 (10.64%) User Stories
7 4 (8.51%) Business Development
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.51%) Progressive Web App
7 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) PHP
3 10 (21.28%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) TypeScript
6 5 (10.64%) Python
7 3 (6.38%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (4.26%) ES6
8 2 (4.26%) ES7
8 2 (4.26%) Go
8 2 (4.26%) Java 8
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) ES8
9 1 (2.13%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) MiFID
2 1 (2.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Google
2 4 (8.51%) Mapbox
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.13%) BMC
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.13%) Netezza
5 1 (2.13%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore