Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 489 500
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +44
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 365 355 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 273 262
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £317 £311 £288
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.29% +4.94% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
England median hourly rate £43.75 £23.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.22% -42.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £34.00 £23.00 £35.35
90th Percentile £52.18 £23.00 £42.90
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -15.63% -5.88%

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 78,418 73,610 82,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.81% 84.02% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,868 49,084 54,296
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
10th Percentile £295 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,879 2,021 2,430
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.38 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -4.00% +3.09% +21.25%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 -49 208 £475 -1.30% 95
South East -10 62 £436 +32.20% 71
North of England +50 45 £358 -3.38% 63
North West +30 30 £363 -2.03% 46
East of England -1 26 £513 +13.89% 43
Midlands -15 21 £350 -16.67% 34
West Midlands +10 16 £350 - 17
Yorkshire +3 11 £430 +22.86% 12
East Midlands -16 5 £350 -16.67% 17
North East +39 4 £263 -12.50% 5
South West +14 3 £350 - 26
Web Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application 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 England region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 217 (59.45%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (54.52%) JavaScript
3 170 (46.58%) HTML
4 158 (43.29%) CSS
5 131 (35.89%) Java
6 124 (33.97%) MVC
7 118 (32.33%) TDD
8 112 (30.68%) SQL
8 112 (30.68%) .NET
9 105 (28.77%) C#
9 105 (28.77%) AngularJS
10 94 (25.75%) HTML5
11 89 (24.38%) Web Services
12 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
13 79 (21.64%) jQuery
14 76 (20.82%) Scrum
14 76 (20.82%) Web Development
15 75 (20.55%) SQL Server
15 75 (20.55%) SOA
16 72 (19.73%) BDD
17 69 (18.90%) Oracle
18 68 (18.63%) Software Engineering
18 68 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
19 67 (18.36%) XML
20 65 (17.81%) J2EE
21 61 (16.71%) ASP.NET
21 61 (16.71%) Microsoft
22 60 (16.44%) Microservices
23 57 (15.62%) .NET Framework
24 56 (15.34%) Security Cleared

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 17 (4.66%) WebSphere
2 16 (4.38%) WebSphere Portal
3 13 (3.56%) CMS
4 10 (2.74%) JBoss
5 9 (2.47%) NServiceBus
5 9 (2.47%) WordPress
6 7 (1.92%) Confluence
6 7 (1.92%) nginx
7 6 (1.64%) Apache
7 6 (1.64%) Drupal
7 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.64%) IIS
7 6 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.10%) Liferay
8 4 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.55%) HipChat
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.84%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.10%) Magento
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.29%) GitHub
4 9 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.47%) npm
5 8 (2.19%) PaaS
6 6 (1.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (1.37%) Office 365
7 5 (1.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (1.10%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.10%) Serverless
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.82%) Force.com
9 3 (0.82%) Route 53
10 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.47%) Intranet
2 5 (1.37%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.10%) Internet
4 3 (0.82%) Skype
4 3 (0.82%) SSL
5 2 (0.55%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.41%) Oracle Database
3 32 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 31 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.49%) MySQL
5 30 (8.22%) GIS
5 30 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 30 (8.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (7.95%) Relational Database
7 22 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (3.56%) RDBMS
9 13 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.74%) Big Data
11 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.64%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.59%) JIRA
3 32 (8.77%) Grunt
3 32 (8.77%) gulp
4 24 (6.58%) IntelliJ
5 23 (6.30%) Jenkins
6 19 (5.21%) JUnit
6 19 (5.21%) Subversion
7 17 (4.66%) Mockito
8 16 (4.38%) Jasmine
8 16 (4.38%) jMock
9 15 (4.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (3.29%) webpack
11 11 (3.01%) Babel
11 11 (3.01%) Visual Studio
12 9 (2.47%) AccuRev
12 9 (2.47%) Vagrant
13 8 (2.19%) Mocha
13 8 (2.19%) Selenium
General
1 45 (12.33%) Finance
2 36 (9.86%) Publishing
3 26 (7.12%) Banking
4 16 (4.38%) Marketing
5 10 (2.74%) Law
6 9 (2.47%) Retail
7 8 (2.19%) Legal
8 7 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.37%) Advertising
11 4 (1.10%) Front Office
11 4 (1.10%) Games
11 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.55%) Billing
13 2 (0.55%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Automotive
14 1 (0.27%) German Language
14 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 255 (69.86%) Developer
2 53 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 51 (13.97%) .NET Developer
4 48 (13.15%) C# Developer
5 42 (11.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 35 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
8 32 (8.77%) Designer
9 29 (7.95%) Content Designer
10 27 (7.40%) Web Developer
11 23 (6.30%) Software Developer
12 22 (6.03%) Angular Developer
12 22 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (4.38%) Architect
14 16 (4.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (4.11%) Agile Developer
15 15 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (4.11%) Integration Engineer
15 15 (4.11%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (46.58%) HTML
2 158 (43.29%) CSS
3 112 (30.68%) .NET
4 105 (28.77%) AngularJS
5 94 (25.75%) HTML5
6 89 (24.38%) Web Services
7 79 (21.64%) jQuery
8 67 (18.36%) XML
9 65 (17.81%) J2EE
10 61 (16.71%) ASP.NET
11 57 (15.62%) .NET Framework
12 52 (14.25%) CSS3
13 43 (11.78%) React
13 43 (11.78%) RESTful
14 42 (11.51%) Spring
15 41 (11.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (10.96%) SOAP
17 35 (9.59%) Node.js
17 35 (9.59%) REST
18 31 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.97%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.95%) User Experience
3 19 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.74%) Social Media
6 10 (2.74%) Tandem
7 8 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.10%) Derivative
8 4 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.10%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.10%) W3C
9 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.55%) Blog
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) DataPower
10 2 (0.55%) Equities
10 2 (0.55%) Life Science
10 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.33%) Windows
2 28 (7.67%) Linux
3 21 (5.75%) Android
3 21 (5.75%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.93%) Unix
5 15 (4.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (59.45%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (33.97%) MVC
3 118 (32.33%) TDD
4 76 (20.82%) Scrum
4 76 (20.82%) Web Development
5 75 (20.55%) SOA
6 72 (19.73%) BDD
7 68 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (18.63%) Software Engineering
8 60 (16.44%) Microservices
9 51 (13.97%) Open Source
10 45 (12.33%) Front End Development
11 38 (10.41%) Test Automation
12 37 (10.14%) OO
13 34 (9.32%) Mentoring
13 34 (9.32%) Mobile Application Development
14 33 (9.04%) DevOps
14 33 (9.04%) Kanban
15 32 (8.77%) E-Commerce
15 32 (8.77%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 199 (54.52%) JavaScript
2 131 (35.89%) Java
3 112 (30.68%) SQL
4 105 (28.77%) C#
5 39 (10.68%) PL/SQL
6 31 (8.49%) PHP
7 29 (7.95%) Groovy
8 28 (7.67%) Python
9 25 (6.85%) C
10 22 (6.03%) T-SQL
11 18 (4.93%) VB.NET
12 14 (3.84%) VB
13 10 (2.74%) Ruby
14 9 (2.47%) Objective-C
14 9 (2.47%) VBA
15 8 (2.19%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.19%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.92%) Apex Code
16 7 (1.92%) Scala
17 6 (1.64%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 56 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 33 (9.04%) DV Cleared
3 22 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.48%) Degree
5 6 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.10%) PMP
7 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CBAP
8 1 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.77%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (9.59%) Docker
2 16 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) RHEV
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.56%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.47%) Puppet
3 8 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.82%) Ansible
4 3 (0.82%) Terraform
5 2 (0.55%) Mesos
5 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.27%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) logstash
6 1 (0.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 69 (18.90%) Oracle
2 61 (16.71%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.30%) New Relic
4 14 (3.84%) Fujitsu
5 11 (3.01%) Google
5 11 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.19%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.92%) Citrix
8 6 (1.64%) Coveo
8 6 (1.64%) IBM
8 6 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.64%) Zend
9 2 (0.55%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.55%) BT
9 2 (0.55%) SAP
9 2 (0.55%) Splunk
9 2 (0.55%) Twitter
9 2 (0.55%) Workday
10 1 (0.27%) Databricks
10 1 (0.27%) Perfecto Mobile