Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 March 2019 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 115 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 -30 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 54 78 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.32% 1.69% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.98% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 60 76
East of England median daily rate £370 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.71% +15.81% +4.48%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £238
90th Percentile £523 £558 £505
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
East of England median hourly rate £17.63 £24.25 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.32% -30.22% +82.89%
10th Percentile £17.33 £13.05 £31.23
90th Percentile £17.93 £32.93 £39.33
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -32.50% +46.71%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,450 3,938 3,688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.35% 85.48% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,015 2,250 2,212
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £557
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 216 257
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £25.75 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.24% -23.13% +22.35%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.38 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% - +11.11%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the East of England

Web Development
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 Development in the East of England.

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

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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

Web Development
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 Development in the East of England.

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

Web Development
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 Development within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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 +15 21 £400 +10.34% 25
Hertfordshire -9 15 £420 -6.67% 19
Essex -12 6 £525 +15.38% 25
Bedfordshire +17 5 £325 -7.14% 2
Norfolk -1 4 £363 -10.56% 8
Suffolk +9 3 £281 -2.17% 5
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.00%) HTML
3 19 (35.19%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) C#
5 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) .NET
6 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
6 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
7 10 (18.52%) Python
7 10 (18.52%) Degree
8 9 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
8 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.67%) Linux
8 9 (16.67%) XML
8 9 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (14.81%) MVC
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.96%) MySQL
10 7 (12.96%) PHP
10 7 (12.96%) React
10 7 (12.96%) Redux
11 6 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (11.11%) Open Source
11 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.11%) JIRA
11 6 (11.11%) jQuery
11 6 (11.11%) IIS

Web Development
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 6 (11.11%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
4 3 (5.56%) CMS
5 2 (3.70%) WordPress
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) CiviCRM
2 2 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) npm
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Heroku
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) FTP
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.70%) SMTP
3 2 (3.70%) SSH
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Grunt
4 3 (5.56%) gulp
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 9 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (9.26%) React Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior
8 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (35.19%) CSS
3 13 (24.07%) .NET
4 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 9 (16.67%) XML
6 7 (12.96%) React
6 7 (12.96%) Redux
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
7 6 (11.11%) Web Services
8 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.41%) HTML5
9 4 (7.41%) Node.js
9 4 (7.41%) Sass
9 4 (7.41%) Symfony
9 4 (7.41%) YAML
10 3 (5.56%) D3.js
10 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Android
2 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 8 (14.81%) MVC
3 6 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (11.11%) Open Source
3 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) Analytics
4 5 (9.26%) Android Development
4 5 (9.26%) Biology
4 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.26%) Informatics
4 5 (9.26%) iOS Development
4 5 (9.26%) Product Management
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 17 (31.48%) C#
3 13 (24.07%) SQL
4 10 (18.52%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.41%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) WCAG
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
1 2 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Ansible
2 3 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Google
2 2 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe
3 1 (1.85%) Computacenter
3 1 (1.85%) Coverity
3 1 (1.85%) Zend