Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 97 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 -32 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 229 155 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.31% 2.53% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 2.90% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 133 164
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £365 £325 £250
90th Percentile £688 £600 £538
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £410
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.85% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 6,050 5,342 5,680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.49% 87.23% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,784 4,127 4,554
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £464
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.39% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 42 59
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -2.00% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.94 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.98 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £16.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.45% -17.27% +0.27%

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 May 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 22 May 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.

1 113 (49.34%) JavaScript
2 94 (41.05%) HTML
3 89 (38.86%) CSS
4 83 (36.24%) Java
5 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (30.13%) Finance
7 68 (29.69%) React
8 66 (28.82%) Banking
9 57 (24.89%) Web Services
10 52 (22.71%) RESTful
11 49 (21.40%) C#
12 48 (20.96%) AngularJS
13 44 (19.21%) Node.js
13 44 (19.21%) MVC
14 42 (18.34%) HTML5
15 40 (17.47%) .NET
16 39 (17.03%) SOAP
17 36 (15.72%) E-Commerce
18 35 (15.28%) TDD
19 33 (14.41%) REST
20 32 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
21 31 (13.54%) User Experience
22 30 (13.10%) B2C
23 29 (12.66%) Git (software)
23 29 (12.66%) Open Source
23 29 (12.66%) Microservices
24 28 (12.23%) Spring
24 28 (12.23%) Python
25 26 (11.35%) Microsoft
25 26 (11.35%) SQL Server

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 23 (10.04%) Apache
2 21 (9.17%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.06%) JBoss
4 6 (2.62%) WordPress
5 4 (1.75%) Confluence
5 4 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.31%) CMS
7 2 (0.87%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) IIS
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.75%) SaaS
4 3 (1.31%) GitHub
4 3 (1.31%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.31%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (1.31%) npm
4 3 (1.31%) Serverless
5 2 (0.87%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) Fastly
6 1 (0.44%) Heroku
6 1 (0.44%) Route 53
6 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) Internet
2 4 (1.75%) Intranet
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.30%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.49%) InterSystems Cache
8 6 (2.62%) KDB
9 5 (2.18%) Kdb+
9 5 (2.18%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.18%) OLAP
10 4 (1.75%) MS Access
10 4 (1.75%) MySQL
10 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.75%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.31%) BigQuery
11 3 (1.31%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.61%) JUnit
3 20 (8.73%) TestNG
4 18 (7.86%) webpack
5 12 (5.24%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.37%) JIRA
7 9 (3.93%) Selenium
8 7 (3.06%) Maven
9 6 (2.62%) Ant
9 6 (2.62%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.18%) gulp
10 5 (2.18%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.75%) Babel
11 4 (1.75%) Mocha
11 4 (1.75%) PhpStorm
11 4 (1.75%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.31%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.87%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (30.13%) Finance
2 66 (28.82%) Banking
3 26 (11.35%) Investment Banking
4 24 (10.48%) Marketing
5 21 (9.17%) Telecoms
6 19 (8.30%) Games
7 11 (4.80%) Front Office
8 9 (3.93%) Law
8 9 (3.93%) Retail
9 5 (2.18%) Back Office
10 3 (1.31%) Advertising
11 2 (0.87%) Electronics
11 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 193 (84.28%) Developer
2 94 (41.05%) Web Developer
3 66 (28.82%) Java Developer
4 57 (24.89%) Java Web Developer
5 44 (19.21%) React Developer
6 30 (13.10%) E-Commerce Developer
6 30 (13.10%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 30 (13.10%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 29 (12.66%) C# Developer
8 28 (12.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 27 (11.79%) .NET Developer
10 25 (10.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 24 (10.48%) Senior Developer
12 23 (10.04%) Cloud Developer
13 16 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (6.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 12 (5.24%) SSAS Developer
15 12 (5.24%) SSIS Developer
16 11 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
16 11 (4.80%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (41.05%) HTML
2 89 (38.86%) CSS
3 68 (29.69%) React
4 57 (24.89%) Web Services
5 52 (22.71%) RESTful
6 48 (20.96%) AngularJS
7 44 (19.21%) Node.js
8 42 (18.34%) HTML5
9 40 (17.47%) .NET
10 39 (17.03%) SOAP
11 33 (14.41%) REST
12 28 (12.23%) Spring
13 26 (11.35%) jQuery
14 24 (10.48%) CSS3
15 21 (9.17%) Dropwizard
16 18 (7.86%) Redux
17 16 (6.99%) .NET Framework
17 16 (6.99%) XML
18 13 (5.68%) ASP.NET
19 11 (4.80%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.54%) User Experience
2 24 (10.48%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.06%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.06%) Fintech
3 7 (3.06%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.18%) Equities
5 5 (2.18%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.18%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.75%) RIA
6 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.31%) Derivative
8 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Tandem
9 1 (0.44%) ASIC
9 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.42%) Linux
2 14 (6.11%) Unix
3 7 (3.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.75%) Windows
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (19.21%) MVC
3 36 (15.72%) E-Commerce
4 35 (15.28%) TDD
5 30 (13.10%) B2C
6 29 (12.66%) Microservices
6 29 (12.66%) Open Source
7 26 (11.35%) Unit Testing
8 22 (9.61%) Front End Development
9 20 (8.73%) Test Automation
10 19 (8.30%) Web Application Development
11 18 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.99%) Scrum
13 15 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.11%) Analytics
15 13 (5.68%) OO
16 11 (4.80%) Data Science
16 11 (4.80%) Multithreading
16 11 (4.80%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 113 (49.34%) JavaScript
2 83 (36.24%) Java
3 49 (21.40%) C#
4 28 (12.23%) Python
5 22 (9.61%) SQL
6 19 (8.30%) ES6
7 14 (6.11%) PHP
8 10 (4.37%) Scala
9 9 (3.93%) MUMPS
9 9 (3.93%) Ruby
9 9 (3.93%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.49%) Java 8
11 5 (2.18%) R
11 5 (2.18%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.31%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.87%) Groovy
13 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (2.62%) Degree
2 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.86%) QA
2 8 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.44%) EMIR
4 1 (0.44%) MiFID
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.44%) Grafana
2 1 (0.44%) Graphite
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.06%) Oracle
3 6 (2.62%) Google
4 5 (2.18%) Splunk
5 4 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.31%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.31%) Demandware
6 3 (1.31%) Tealium
6 3 (1.31%) Twitter
7 2 (0.87%) Facebook
7 2 (0.87%) IBM
7 2 (0.87%) InterSystems
7 2 (0.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe
8 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.44%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.44%) New Relic
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.44%) Zend