Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Web Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 October 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 Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 869 852
Rank change year-on-year +49 -17 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Engineer 7 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
England median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £463 £313 £325
90th Percentile £600 £553 £547
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 86582 93337 99026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.82% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57441 61446 64059
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £590
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2545 2986 3836
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.87 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £43.92
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.72% +0.17% +8.70%

Senior Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Engineer in England

Senior Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Web Engineer in England

Senior Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Web Engineer in England

Senior Web Engineer
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 Engineer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Web Engineer in England

Senior Web Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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 +17 6 £500 +11.11%
East of England - 1 - -
Senior Web Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, Senior Web Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Protractor
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Nightwatchjs
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) SDET
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) React
3 3 (42.86%) Mocha
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Senior Web Engineer 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
1 4 (57.14%) Protractor
2 3 (42.86%) Mocha
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) Nightwatchjs
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDET
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA