Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £386 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 134 114
Rank change year-on-year -39 -20 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 30 53 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 1.11% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.16% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 77
East of England median daily rate £386 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.85% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £273 £263 £200
90th Percentile £464 £404 £419
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - £31.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +97.67% +7.50% -31.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4801 4588 5650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.70% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2650 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 366 538
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.33 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the East of England

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in the East of England

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in the East of England

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in the East of England

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -22 12 £438 +25.00% 16
Hertfordshire -11 9 £375 -2.60% 2
Suffolk +19 6 £375 +20.00% 1
Essex -13 3 £375 - 4
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Web Development
2 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 11 (36.67%) Java
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
7 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 7 (23.33%) RESTful
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.00%) Spring
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) C#
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) PHP
10 5 (16.67%) Node.js
10 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 5 (16.67%) User Experience
10 5 (16.67%) React
11 4 (13.33%) Microservices
11 4 (13.33%) Sass
11 4 (13.33%) BDD
11 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) Scrum

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) npm
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Front Office
1 1 (3.33%) Interactive Media
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) RESTful
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (16.67%) CSS3
7 5 (16.67%) Node.js
7 5 (16.67%) React
8 4 (13.33%) Sass
9 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (10.00%) LESS
9 3 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) VLE
4 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Web Development
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Microservices
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) OOP
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
8 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Service Design
9 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) BroadSoft
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Omniture
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin