Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 518 475 518
Rank change year-on-year -43 +43 +46
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 365 425 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 336 252
England median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £310
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
England median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.63% +106.52% -42.50%
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -12.63% +40.74% -15.63%

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 81,444 81,234 84,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.37% 85.93% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,532 54,542 55,944
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £610
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,080 1,931 2,249
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -57 156 £485 +7.18% 112
North of England +30 90 £365 +4.29% 77
South East -32 71 £413 - 87
North West +16 45 £363 -1.69% 47
North East +12 27 £413 +50.00% 7
Midlands -34 23 £331 -5.36% 35
West Midlands -27 19 £338 -3.57% 17
Yorkshire +3 18 £365 +6.18% 23
East of England -5 15 £450 -14.29% 44
South West -26 9 £438 +25.00% 35
East Midlands -1 4 £300 -8.40% 18
Web Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 236 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (48.77%) JavaScript
3 141 (38.63%) HTML
4 136 (37.26%) CSS
5 120 (32.88%) AngularJS
6 109 (29.86%) .NET
7 99 (27.12%) C#
8 94 (25.75%) Java
9 87 (23.84%) TDD
10 86 (23.56%) MVC
11 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
11 84 (23.01%) HTML5
12 78 (21.37%) User Experience
12 78 (21.37%) SQL Server
13 69 (18.90%) Microservices
14 67 (18.36%) Microsoft
15 65 (17.81%) SQL
16 64 (17.53%) ASP.NET
17 62 (16.99%) Node.js
18 61 (16.71%) Test Automation
19 58 (15.89%) Web Services
19 58 (15.89%) Front End Development
20 57 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (14.52%) Open Source
21 53 (14.52%) Scrum
22 52 (14.25%) jQuery
23 51 (13.97%) React
24 50 (13.70%) BDD
24 50 (13.70%) Finance
25 49 (13.42%) Degree

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 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (1.64%) WordPress
2 5 (1.37%) Confluence
2 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.10%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.82%) Apache
4 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.82%) CMS
4 3 (0.82%) IIS
4 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.55%) Mule
5 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.27%) Kentico
6 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.64%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.66%) GitHub
4 10 (2.74%) npm
5 8 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.92%) PaaS
6 7 (1.92%) Serverless
7 3 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.82%) Force.com
7 3 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.82%) Slack
8 2 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.55%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.55%) Google Play
8 2 (0.55%) SaaS
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Heroku
9 1 (0.27%) NuGet
9 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.64%) Internet
2 4 (1.10%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) AMQP
3 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.37%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.96%) NoSQL
3 31 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 29 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.66%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (4.11%) MySQL
8 7 (1.92%) Redis
9 6 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.10%) GIS
11 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.55%) Big Data
12 2 (0.55%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.27%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 37 (10.14%) JIRA
3 24 (6.58%) gulp
4 22 (6.03%) Selenium
5 16 (4.38%) AccuRev
6 14 (3.84%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.56%) Subversion
7 13 (3.56%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.01%) Grunt
8 11 (3.01%) JUnit
9 10 (2.74%) PyCharm
10 9 (2.47%) Maven
10 9 (2.47%) webpack
11 8 (2.19%) Ant
11 8 (2.19%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.19%) IntelliJ
11 8 (2.19%) Mocha
11 8 (2.19%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (13.70%) Finance
2 47 (12.88%) Publishing
3 32 (8.77%) Banking
4 15 (4.11%) Legal
5 12 (3.29%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.19%) Front Office
8 7 (1.92%) Back Office
9 5 (1.37%) Games
10 4 (1.10%) Advertising
10 4 (1.10%) Marketing
10 4 (1.10%) Retail
11 3 (0.82%) Electronics
11 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.55%) Automotive
12 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.55%) International Banking
12 2 (0.55%) Local Government
12 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 264 (72.33%) Developer
2 53 (14.52%) C# Developer
3 48 (13.15%) .NET Developer
4 47 (12.88%) Designer
5 46 (12.60%) Content Designer
6 41 (11.23%) Java Developer
7 39 (10.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 29 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (7.67%) Software Developer
10 23 (6.30%) Angular Developer
11 22 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (5.21%) Web Developer
13 18 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
15 15 (4.11%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.11%) SQL Developer
16 14 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (3.84%) Digital Content Designer
16 14 (3.84%) Digital Designer
17 13 (3.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (38.63%) HTML
2 136 (37.26%) CSS
3 120 (32.88%) AngularJS
4 109 (29.86%) .NET
5 84 (23.01%) HTML5
6 64 (17.53%) ASP.NET
7 62 (16.99%) Node.js
8 58 (15.89%) Web Services
9 52 (14.25%) jQuery
10 51 (13.97%) React
11 45 (12.33%) RESTful
12 44 (12.05%) CSS3
13 40 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (9.86%) .NET Framework
15 35 (9.59%) Sass
16 31 (8.49%) REST
17 29 (7.95%) Spring
17 29 (7.95%) XML
18 28 (7.67%) Angular 2
18 28 (7.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.37%) User Experience
2 46 (12.60%) Mobile App
3 44 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.38%) Life Science
5 13 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (3.56%) Social Media
6 11 (3.01%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.47%) Fixed Income
9 8 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.37%) Fintech
13 3 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
14 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.55%) iPhone
14 2 (0.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.49%) Linux
2 13 (3.56%) Android
3 11 (3.01%) Windows
4 10 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.92%) Unix
6 6 (1.64%) VMS
7 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (23.84%) TDD
3 86 (23.56%) MVC
4 69 (18.90%) Microservices
5 61 (16.71%) Test Automation
6 58 (15.89%) Front End Development
7 57 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (14.52%) Open Source
8 53 (14.52%) Scrum
9 50 (13.70%) BDD
10 44 (12.05%) Software Engineering
11 39 (10.68%) Mobile Application Development
12 38 (10.41%) Web Development
13 28 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (7.40%) E-Commerce
15 26 (7.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 26 (7.12%) Open Source Development
16 25 (6.85%) SOA
17 24 (6.58%) Mathematics
17 24 (6.58%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 178 (48.77%) JavaScript
2 99 (27.12%) C#
3 94 (25.75%) Java
4 65 (17.81%) SQL
5 26 (7.12%) ES6
6 16 (4.38%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.56%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.56%) PHP
8 12 (3.29%) Go
8 12 (3.29%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.01%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.47%) C++
11 8 (2.19%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.92%) Java 8
12 7 (1.92%) Python
13 6 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.10%) C
14 4 (1.10%) Groovy
14 4 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (13.42%) Degree
2 31 (8.49%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (2.74%) ISEB
6 9 (2.47%) DBS Check
7 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.92%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.64%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.10%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.82%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.27%) CBAP
11 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.84%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (8.22%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Ansible
2 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) Mesos
3 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (18.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.12%) Oracle
3 21 (5.75%) Google
4 13 (3.56%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.92%) HP
6 5 (1.37%) New Relic
7 4 (1.10%) ESRI
7 4 (1.10%) Facebook
7 4 (1.10%) Mapbox
7 4 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.82%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 3 (0.82%) Saba
8 3 (0.82%) Sybase
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) Murex
9 2 (0.55%) SAP
9 2 (0.55%) Software AG
9 2 (0.55%) Volusion
9 2 (0.55%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.55%) Zend