Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Web Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 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.

Senior Web Developer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 760 771
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 48 113 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 93 75
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.24%
10th Percentile £311 £340 £318
90th Percentile £619 £680 £568
UK median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £51.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Developer in England

Senior Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Web Developer in England

Senior Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Web Developer in England

Senior Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Web Developer in England

Senior Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
London -73 26 £488 +14.71% 4
South East +16 9 £375 +7.14% 4
South West +16 7 £350 -
West Midlands +39 4 £325 - 4
Midlands +29 4 £325 - 7
East of England -20 2 - - 2
Senior Web Developer
UK

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Web Developer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Web Development
2 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (45.83%) AngularJS
5 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) CSS
6 18 (37.50%) HTML
6 18 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 15 (31.25%) .NET
7 15 (31.25%) MVC
7 15 (31.25%) TDD
8 14 (29.17%) C#
8 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
8 14 (29.17%) RESTful
9 12 (25.00%) Python
9 12 (25.00%) Scrum
10 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
10 11 (22.92%) MySQL
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 10 (20.83%) Finance
11 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.83%) BDD
11 10 (20.83%) Node.js
12 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 9 (18.75%) Docker
12 9 (18.75%) DevOps
12 9 (18.75%) Microservices
12 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (6.25%) Apache
1 3 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.33%) npm
4 1 (2.08%) Akamai
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.92%) MySQL
3 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) NUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (2.08%) FxCop
4 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Electronics
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) AngularJS
2 19 (39.58%) CSS
3 18 (37.50%) HTML
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 14 (29.17%) RESTful
6 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.83%) Node.js
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 5 (10.42%) HTML5
9 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (10.42%) React
9 5 (10.42%) SOAP
9 5 (10.42%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (8.33%) JSON
10 4 (8.33%) REST
10 4 (8.33%) Web Services
11 3 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) Contactless
5 1 (2.08%) Equities
5 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Web Development
2 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) MVC
3 15 (31.25%) TDD
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
6 10 (20.83%) BDD
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) DevOps
7 9 (18.75%) Microservices
7 9 (18.75%) OO
8 8 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
8 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.67%) User Stories
9 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
10 5 (10.42%) OOP
11 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) C#
4 12 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (16.67%) PHP
6 7 (14.58%) Java
7 5 (10.42%) C++
8 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.17%) ES6
10 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
10 2 (4.17%) PHP 7
11 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle