Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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 Application Development
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 501 543
Rank change year-on-year +20 +42 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 419 390 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 261 238
England median daily rate £425 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £550 £603
UK median daily rate £425 £431 £420
% change year-on-year -1.45% +2.68% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 13
England median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.52% -42.50% +45.45%
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +40.74% -15.63% +45.45%

Web Application 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80234 82084 85790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.15% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53987 54693 56513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 2155 2533
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in England

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in England

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in England

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in England

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Application Development in England

Web Application Development
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 Web Application Development within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 -2 220 £455 -6.67% 56
South East +12 89 £425 +18.88% 56
Midlands +31 39 £350 -16.67% 20
North of England +56 37 £350 -5.41% 43
East of England +9 24 £525 +5.00% 22
West Midlands +18 23 £350 - 9
North West +33 20 £363 +3.57% 28
East Midlands +1 16 £328 -22.02% 11
North East +70 11 £275 -34.52% 4
South West +4 10 £350 +2.19% 16
Yorkshire +14 6 £344 -8.33% 11
Web Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 276 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (58.71%) JavaScript
3 211 (50.36%) HTML
4 182 (43.44%) CSS
5 178 (42.48%) MVC
6 162 (38.66%) TDD
7 160 (38.19%) .NET
8 153 (36.52%) AngularJS
9 150 (35.80%) Java
10 127 (30.31%) HTML5
11 122 (29.12%) C#
12 115 (27.45%) Scrum
12 115 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
13 110 (26.25%) Web Development
13 110 (26.25%) BDD
14 108 (25.78%) SQL
15 107 (25.54%) Git (software)
16 99 (23.63%) SQL Server
17 93 (22.20%) Microsoft
18 87 (20.76%) Web Services
19 85 (20.29%) jQuery
20 79 (18.85%) SOA
21 78 (18.62%) Software Engineering
22 74 (17.66%) React
23 71 (16.95%) QA
24 70 (16.71%) Front End Development
25 69 (16.47%) .NET Framework
26 67 (15.99%) NoSQL
26 67 (15.99%) CSS3
26 67 (15.99%) Amazon AWS

Web Application Development
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 22 (5.25%) CMS
2 20 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (3.10%) JBoss
4 12 (2.86%) Apache
4 12 (2.86%) WordPress
5 11 (2.63%) Drupal
5 11 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.15%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.91%) DNN
8 7 (1.67%) Confluence
8 7 (1.67%) WebSphere Portal
9 5 (1.19%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.19%) nginx
9 5 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.95%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.95%) IIS
10 4 (0.95%) Liferay
10 4 (0.95%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.72%) Chatbot
1 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
1 3 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) HipChat
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.24%) SPSS
2 1 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.95%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.72%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle CRM On Demand
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.48%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 67 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.58%) npm
4 7 (1.67%) GitHub
4 7 (1.67%) Office 365
5 6 (1.43%) PaaS
6 5 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.95%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.95%) Serverless
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.72%) Dialogflow
8 3 (0.72%) Route 53
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.24%) Force.com
10 1 (0.24%) SaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.58%) Intranet
2 8 (1.91%) LDAP
3 5 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.95%) Internet
5 3 (0.72%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.48%) RTSP
6 2 (0.48%) Skype
7 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (23.63%) SQL Server
2 67 (15.99%) NoSQL
3 59 (14.08%) MongoDB
4 35 (8.35%) MySQL
5 27 (6.44%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (4.06%) RavenDB
8 16 (3.82%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (3.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.63%) Big Data
12 11 (2.63%) GIS
12 11 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 107 (25.54%) Git (software)
2 46 (10.98%) gulp
3 44 (10.50%) Grunt
4 40 (9.55%) IntelliJ
5 36 (8.59%) JIRA
5 36 (8.59%) Visual Studio
6 32 (7.64%) Jenkins
7 31 (7.40%) JUnit
8 27 (6.44%) SpecFlow
9 23 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (5.01%) Mockito
11 19 (4.53%) jMock
11 19 (4.53%) NUnit
11 19 (4.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 19 (4.53%) Subversion
11 19 (4.53%) TeamCity
12 15 (3.58%) Karma Test Runner
12 15 (3.58%) Selenium
13 14 (3.34%) Jasmine
14 13 (3.10%) webpack
General
1 46 (10.98%) Finance
2 38 (9.07%) Publishing
3 21 (5.01%) Banking
4 11 (2.63%) Games
5 10 (2.39%) Marketing
6 9 (2.15%) Legal
6 9 (2.15%) Retail
7 8 (1.91%) Advertising
8 7 (1.67%) Law
9 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Front Office
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 316 (75.42%) Developer
2 77 (18.38%) Java Developer
3 60 (14.32%) .NET Developer
4 53 (12.65%) C# Developer
5 52 (12.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 49 (11.69%) Senior Developer
7 41 (9.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 40 (9.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (9.55%) Web Developer
9 36 (8.59%) Angular Developer
10 35 (8.35%) Agile Developer
11 34 (8.11%) Designer
12 31 (7.40%) Content Designer
13 21 (5.01%) HTML Developer
14 19 (4.53%) Software Developer
15 18 (4.30%) PHP Developer
16 17 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 16 (3.82%) Agile .NET Developer
17 16 (3.82%) HTML CSS Developer
18 15 (3.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (50.36%) HTML
2 182 (43.44%) CSS
3 160 (38.19%) .NET
4 153 (36.52%) AngularJS
5 127 (30.31%) HTML5
6 87 (20.76%) Web Services
7 85 (20.29%) jQuery
8 74 (17.66%) React
9 69 (16.47%) .NET Framework
10 67 (15.99%) CSS3
11 65 (15.51%) REST
12 60 (14.32%) Spring
13 57 (13.60%) ASP.NET
14 48 (11.46%) XML
15 44 (10.50%) J2EE
16 41 (9.79%) Dropwizard
16 41 (9.79%) Node.js
16 41 (9.79%) RESTful
17 40 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (9.55%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.69%) Mobile App
2 39 (9.31%) User Experience
3 21 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.58%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.86%) Social Media
7 8 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.43%) Equities
9 5 (1.19%) Tandem
9 5 (1.19%) W3C
10 4 (0.95%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.72%) DataPower
11 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.48%) Fintech
12 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.48%) Life Science
13 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.59%) Linux
2 29 (6.92%) Windows
3 23 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.25%) Android
5 13 (3.10%) Unix
6 6 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.48%) MVC
3 162 (38.66%) TDD
4 115 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
4 115 (27.45%) Scrum
5 110 (26.25%) BDD
5 110 (26.25%) Web Development
6 79 (18.85%) SOA
7 78 (18.62%) Software Engineering
8 70 (16.71%) Front End Development
9 65 (15.51%) Pair Programming
10 64 (15.27%) OO
11 61 (14.56%) Test Automation
12 57 (13.60%) Open Source
12 57 (13.60%) SOLID
13 55 (13.13%) Microservices
14 48 (11.46%) Kanban
15 45 (10.74%) Refactoring
16 44 (10.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 39 (9.31%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 246 (58.71%) JavaScript
2 150 (35.80%) Java
3 122 (29.12%) C#
4 108 (25.78%) SQL
5 45 (10.74%) Groovy
6 33 (7.88%) PHP
7 23 (5.49%) Python
8 22 (5.25%) T-SQL
9 15 (3.58%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.58%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.10%) Scala
10 13 (3.10%) TypeScript
11 11 (2.63%) C
11 11 (2.63%) Ruby
11 11 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.39%) ECMAScript
12 10 (2.39%) ES6
13 9 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.43%) VB
15 5 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (9.31%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.44%) Degree
3 20 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.10%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.95%) MCITP
7 4 (0.95%) MCTS
7 4 (0.95%) PMP
8 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.48%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CBAP
10 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.24%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (16.95%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) MiFID
3 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (5.73%) Docker
2 17 (4.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) Varnish
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.91%) Ansible
2 8 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.91%) Puppet
2 8 (1.91%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.24%) Kibana
4 1 (0.24%) Mesos
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (22.20%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.65%) Oracle
3 39 (9.31%) New Relic
4 18 (4.30%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.43%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.43%) IBM
8 5 (1.19%) Google
9 4 (0.95%) RedGate
9 4 (0.95%) Zend
10 3 (0.72%) Marketo
11 2 (0.48%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.48%) Coveo
11 2 (0.48%) hybris
11 2 (0.48%) SAP
11 2 (0.48%) Splunk
11 2 (0.48%) Tableau
11 2 (0.48%) Workday
12 1 (0.24%) Citrix