Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 79 70
Rank change year-on-year -29 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 183 210 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.61% 3.06% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.44% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 169 213
City of London median daily rate £495 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +19.05% -4.27%
10th Percentile £302 £317 £313
90th Percentile £688 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £423
% change year-on-year - +18.34% -0.59%
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 6,063 6,109 5,834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.49% 89.16% 87.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,824 4,802 4,685
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.08 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 16 October 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

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 16 October 2018. 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 - 1 £225 -
Web Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 101 (55.19%) HTML
2 91 (49.73%) JavaScript
3 79 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (37.70%) CSS
5 49 (26.78%) Finance
6 46 (25.14%) AngularJS
7 45 (24.59%) HTML5
8 44 (24.04%) Java
9 42 (22.95%) PHP
10 39 (21.31%) Node.js
11 37 (20.22%) React
12 33 (18.03%) jQuery
13 30 (16.39%) Banking
14 29 (15.85%) C#
14 29 (15.85%) User Experience
15 28 (15.30%) MVC
16 27 (14.75%) Scrum
16 27 (14.75%) SQL
16 27 (14.75%) Web Services
17 24 (13.11%) Degree
18 23 (12.57%) TDD
18 23 (12.57%) Python
19 22 (12.02%) .NET
20 21 (11.48%) CMS
20 21 (11.48%) JIRA
20 21 (11.48%) Unit Testing
20 21 (11.48%) Git (software)
21 19 (10.38%) Back Office
21 19 (10.38%) Analytics
22 18 (9.84%) Docker

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 21 (11.48%) CMS
2 12 (6.56%) WordPress
3 10 (5.46%) IBM Domino
4 8 (4.37%) Drupal
5 5 (2.73%) Apache
6 4 (2.19%) JBoss
6 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.09%) Confluence
7 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.55%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.64%) InDesign
3 2 (1.09%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.92%) GitHub
2 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.64%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (1.64%) npm
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.55%) Fastly
7 1 (0.55%) Heroku
7 1 (0.55%) Office 365
7 1 (0.55%) PaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Route 53
7 1 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.10%) Intranet
2 5 (2.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.10%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.37%) MySQL
7 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.19%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.19%) MS Access
9 4 (2.19%) OLAP
9 4 (2.19%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (1.64%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.09%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.09%) Redis
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (11.48%) Git (software)
1 21 (11.48%) JIRA
2 10 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.92%) PHPUnit
4 8 (4.37%) GitLab
5 5 (2.73%) gulp
5 5 (2.73%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.73%) Maven
6 4 (2.19%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.19%) PhpStorm
6 4 (2.19%) Selenium
6 4 (2.19%) webpack
7 3 (1.64%) Ant
7 3 (1.64%) Mocha
7 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.64%) Webistrano
8 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (26.78%) Finance
2 30 (16.39%) Banking
3 19 (10.38%) Back Office
4 18 (9.84%) Front Office
5 11 (6.01%) Investment Banking
6 10 (5.46%) Games
7 7 (3.83%) Marketing
8 6 (3.28%) Advertising
9 5 (2.73%) Publishing
9 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 4 (2.19%) Retail
11 2 (1.09%) Digital Economy
11 2 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 158 (86.34%) Developer
2 67 (36.61%) Web Developer
3 24 (13.11%) PHP Developer
4 20 (10.93%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.84%) React Developer
5 18 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (8.74%) C# Developer
8 15 (8.20%) Java Web Developer
9 14 (7.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (7.65%) Python Developer
10 13 (7.10%) .NET Developer
10 13 (7.10%) Angular Developer
11 12 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.92%) HTML Developer
12 9 (4.92%) SQL Developer
13 8 (4.37%) Cloud Developer
13 8 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (4.37%) UI Developer
14 7 (3.83%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (55.19%) HTML
2 69 (37.70%) CSS
3 46 (25.14%) AngularJS
4 45 (24.59%) HTML5
5 39 (21.31%) Node.js
6 37 (20.22%) React
7 33 (18.03%) jQuery
8 27 (14.75%) Web Services
9 22 (12.02%) .NET
10 18 (9.84%) CSS3
10 18 (9.84%) Spring
11 17 (9.29%) Symfony
12 16 (8.74%) ASP.NET
12 16 (8.74%) LAMP
12 16 (8.74%) Redux
13 14 (7.65%) Laravel
14 13 (7.10%) GraphQL
15 12 (6.56%) RESTful
16 11 (6.01%) Handlebars
17 10 (5.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) User Experience
2 15 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.65%) Fintech
3 14 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (6.01%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.37%) Fixed Income
6 6 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.73%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.73%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.19%) RIA
8 4 (2.19%) Social Media
9 3 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.64%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.09%) Equities
10 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (1.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.56%) Linux
2 7 (3.83%) Unix
3 2 (1.09%) Android
3 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.55%) Solaris
4 1 (0.55%) SUSE
4 1 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.30%) MVC
3 27 (14.75%) Scrum
4 23 (12.57%) TDD
5 21 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 19 (10.38%) Analytics
7 18 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (9.84%) Front End Development
8 15 (8.20%) Test Automation
9 14 (7.65%) Visualisation
10 13 (7.10%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.01%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (6.01%) SEO
12 10 (5.46%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (5.46%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (5.46%) Software Testing
13 9 (4.92%) DevOps
14 8 (4.37%) Microservices
14 8 (4.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 91 (49.73%) JavaScript
2 44 (24.04%) Java
3 42 (22.95%) PHP
4 29 (15.85%) C#
5 27 (14.75%) SQL
6 23 (12.57%) Python
7 7 (3.83%) ES6
8 6 (3.28%) Ruby
9 5 (2.73%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.19%) C++
11 3 (1.64%) Scala
12 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.09%) Java 8
12 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.55%) C
13 1 (0.55%) ES7
13 1 (0.55%) Perl
13 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (13.11%) Degree
2 13 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (9.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Ansible
2 3 (1.64%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.64%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Terraform
4 1 (0.55%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.55%) Grafana
4 1 (0.55%) Graphite
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (7.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.46%) IBM
3 7 (3.83%) Demandware
3 7 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.73%) Google
5 4 (2.19%) Adobe
6 3 (1.64%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.64%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.64%) Oracle
6 3 (1.64%) Tealium
7 2 (1.09%) Splunk
8 1 (0.55%) Apigee
8 1 (0.55%) F5
8 1 (0.55%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) TIBCO