Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 527 504 530
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26 +32
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 340 311 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 249 254
England median daily rate £450 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -7.74% +10.53%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £288
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +16.13% -6.06% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £31.10 - £35.00
90th Percentile £53.00 - £45.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

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 79,097 70,803 81,755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.88% 84.81% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,528 46,707 54,484
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,095 1,872 2,103
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.21% +8.96% +9.52%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.50 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -15 178 £490 +13.62% 93
South East -33 61 £436 +24.64% 80
North of England +1 60 £375 +11.11% 71
North West +2 36 £380 -5.00% 41
Midlands -24 21 £375 +3.45% 31
East of England +10 19 £385 -0.65% 29
Yorkshire -5 16 £395 +21.07% 24
West Midlands -12 16 £354 +4.74% 22
North East 0 8 £340 +13.33% 6
East Midlands -18 5 £425 +17.24% 9
South West - 1 £263 - 17
Web Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 183 (53.82%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 141 (41.47%) Java
4 131 (38.53%) CSS
5 130 (38.24%) HTML
6 113 (33.24%) .NET
7 106 (31.18%) Web Services
8 93 (27.35%) SQL
9 90 (26.47%) C#
10 85 (25.00%) MVC
11 77 (22.65%) TDD
12 68 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 65 (19.12%) Web Development
14 64 (18.82%) jQuery
14 64 (18.82%) Microservices
15 62 (18.24%) Oracle
16 61 (17.94%) XML
17 60 (17.65%) HTML5
18 59 (17.35%) Microsoft
19 58 (17.06%) ASP.NET
20 55 (16.18%) SQL Server
20 55 (16.18%) J2EE
21 53 (15.59%) Software Engineering
22 51 (15.00%) Open Source
23 50 (14.71%) RESTful
24 49 (14.41%) Git (software)
24 49 (14.41%) User Experience
25 48 (14.12%) SOA
26 46 (13.53%) SOAP
26 46 (13.53%) Scrum

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 23 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.29%) WebSphere Portal
3 14 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.82%) Apache
4 13 (3.82%) CMS
5 7 (2.06%) nginx
6 6 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.76%) WordPress
7 5 (1.47%) NServiceBus
8 4 (1.18%) Confluence
8 4 (1.18%) JBoss
8 4 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.59%) IIS
10 2 (0.59%) Liferay
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) HipChat
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (4.71%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.06%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.94%) GitHub
5 9 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (1.47%) npm
7 5 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.88%) Force.com
9 3 (0.88%) Office 365
9 3 (0.88%) PaaS
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.59%) Twilio
10 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) G Suite
11 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) HTTP
2 4 (1.18%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) Intranet
3 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.59%) SMS
3 2 (0.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) AMQP
4 1 (0.29%) MQTT
4 1 (0.29%) RTSP
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.88%) Oracle Database
3 30 (8.82%) GIS
3 30 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 30 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 24 (7.06%) MySQL
5 24 (7.06%) NoSQL
6 21 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (2.65%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.65%) Power BI
8 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.35%) InterSystems Cache
9 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.47%) Ingres
10 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 49 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.24%) JIRA
3 20 (5.88%) Grunt
3 20 (5.88%) gulp
4 18 (5.29%) Jenkins
5 14 (4.12%) Subversion
6 12 (3.53%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.53%) webpack
7 9 (2.65%) JUnit
7 9 (2.65%) Mockito
8 8 (2.35%) Babel
8 8 (2.35%) jMock
9 7 (2.06%) AccuRev
9 7 (2.06%) IntelliJ
9 7 (2.06%) PyCharm
9 7 (2.06%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.76%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.76%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (1.76%) Mocha
10 6 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (12.06%) Finance
2 36 (10.59%) Publishing
3 26 (7.65%) Banking
4 17 (5.00%) Legal
5 15 (4.41%) Marketing
6 12 (3.53%) Retail
7 11 (3.24%) Law
8 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) Back Office
10 3 (0.88%) Front Office
10 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.59%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 217 (63.82%) Developer
2 56 (16.47%) Java Developer
3 52 (15.29%) .NET Developer
4 39 (11.47%) Web Developer
5 38 (11.18%) C# Developer
6 33 (9.71%) Content Designer
6 33 (9.71%) Designer
7 31 (9.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (7.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 19 (5.59%) React Developer
9 19 (5.59%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.71%) Development Engineer
10 16 (4.71%) Integration Engineer
10 16 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
10 16 (4.71%) Software Development Engineer
10 16 (4.71%) Software Integration Engineer
11 15 (4.41%) Architect
11 15 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.53%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (38.53%) CSS
2 130 (38.24%) HTML
3 113 (33.24%) .NET
4 106 (31.18%) Web Services
5 68 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 64 (18.82%) jQuery
7 61 (17.94%) XML
8 60 (17.65%) HTML5
9 58 (17.06%) ASP.NET
10 55 (16.18%) J2EE
11 50 (14.71%) RESTful
12 46 (13.53%) SOAP
13 40 (11.76%) React
13 40 (11.76%) Spring
14 38 (11.18%) .NET Framework
14 38 (11.18%) REST
15 36 (10.59%) CSS3
16 30 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (8.82%) JSF
17 25 (7.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.41%) User Experience
2 40 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 22 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.41%) Social Media
5 10 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.65%) Reinsurance
7 8 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.06%) Tandem
9 6 (1.76%) Fintech
10 4 (1.18%) Derivative
10 4 (1.18%) Equities
10 4 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.18%) W3C
11 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.24%) Windows
2 18 (5.29%) Unix
2 18 (5.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.82%) Android
4 12 (3.53%) Linux
5 9 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (53.82%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (25.00%) MVC
3 77 (22.65%) TDD
4 65 (19.12%) Web Development
5 64 (18.82%) Microservices
6 53 (15.59%) Software Engineering
7 51 (15.00%) Open Source
8 48 (14.12%) SOA
9 46 (13.53%) Scrum
10 43 (12.65%) BDD
10 43 (12.65%) E-Commerce
11 37 (10.88%) Software Architecture
12 36 (10.59%) Front End Development
13 31 (9.12%) Quality Management
14 30 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
14 30 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
15 27 (7.94%) Open Source Development
16 25 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (7.35%) OO
17 22 (6.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 147 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 141 (41.47%) Java
3 93 (27.35%) SQL
4 90 (26.47%) C#
5 41 (12.06%) PL/SQL
6 28 (8.24%) C
7 24 (7.06%) PHP
8 17 (5.00%) Python
8 17 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.71%) VB.NET
10 15 (4.41%) Java 8
11 12 (3.53%) Go
11 12 (3.53%) VBA
12 10 (2.94%) VB
13 8 (2.35%) C++
13 8 (2.35%) ES8
13 8 (2.35%) Groovy
13 8 (2.35%) MUMPS
14 7 (2.06%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.12%) DV Cleared
3 26 (7.65%) Degree
4 11 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.59%) ISACA
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) MCSD
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMP
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.29%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.12%) QA
2 8 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (7.65%) Docker
2 23 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) RHEV
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.06%) Puppet
2 3 (0.88%) Ansible
3 2 (0.59%) Kibana
3 2 (0.59%) logstash
3 2 (0.59%) Mesos
3 2 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.59%) Terraform
4 1 (0.29%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) Packer
4 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (18.24%) Oracle
2 59 (17.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.71%) Fujitsu
3 16 (4.71%) Google
4 14 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.35%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.35%) Pega
6 7 (2.06%) New Relic
7 6 (1.76%) Citrix
7 6 (1.76%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.47%) Capita
8 5 (1.47%) SOASTA, Inc
9 4 (1.18%) Coveo
9 4 (1.18%) hybris
10 3 (0.88%) IBM
10 3 (0.88%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (0.88%) SAP
10 3 (0.88%) Zend
11 2 (0.59%) BT
11 2 (0.59%) InterSystems