Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 519 466 554
Rank change year-on-year -53 +88 +63
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 351 394 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 310 231
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £281
90th Percentile £575 £564 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £423
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 80,554 75,652 85,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.30% 85.77% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,592 49,896 56,961
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £264
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,170 1,871 2,069
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.86 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.53% +5.79% +8.82%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -43 159 £490 +8.89% 113
South East -24 74 £425 +13.71% 62
North of England -13 72 £363 +5.45% 69
North West -1 40 £386 +3.00% 40
Midlands -45 24 £388 +10.56% 36
North East -1 18 £340 +13.33% 10
West Midlands -24 17 £357 +2.00% 20
East of England -8 15 £385 -14.44% 30
Yorkshire -11 14 £360 +6.67% 19
South West -13 7 £425 +21.43% 19
East Midlands -24 7 £425 +6.25% 16
Web Application Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 209 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (51.57%) JavaScript
3 152 (43.30%) HTML
4 141 (40.17%) CSS
5 129 (36.75%) Java
6 119 (33.90%) .NET
7 102 (29.06%) AngularJS
8 98 (27.92%) C#
9 96 (27.35%) Web Services
10 82 (23.36%) MVC
11 80 (22.79%) HTML5
12 75 (21.37%) TDD
13 74 (21.08%) ASP.NET
14 69 (19.66%) SQL
14 69 (19.66%) Microsoft
15 68 (19.37%) Microservices
16 66 (18.80%) Web Development
17 65 (18.52%) Git (software)
18 63 (17.95%) SQL Server
19 62 (17.66%) Open Source
20 61 (17.38%) User Experience
21 59 (16.81%) jQuery
22 57 (16.24%) RESTful
23 56 (15.95%) Node.js
24 51 (14.53%) React
25 49 (13.96%) Scrum
26 48 (13.68%) BDD
27 47 (13.39%) Front End Development
28 46 (13.11%) Mobile App
29 44 (12.54%) Spring

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 15 (4.27%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.85%) Apache
4 9 (2.56%) WordPress
5 8 (2.28%) WebSphere Portal
6 7 (1.99%) CMS
7 4 (1.14%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.85%) IIS
8 3 (0.85%) JBoss
8 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.57%) Kentico
9 2 (0.57%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.99%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.28%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.70%) GitHub
4 11 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.85%) npm
6 6 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.71%) PaaS
7 4 (1.14%) Serverless
8 3 (0.85%) Force.com
8 3 (0.85%) Office 365
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.57%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.28%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.28%) G Suite
10 1 (0.28%) Google Play
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.28%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) HTTP
2 5 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (0.57%) AMQP
3 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.57%) SMS
4 1 (0.28%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 29 (8.26%) MongoDB
4 26 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 25 (7.12%) MySQL
5 25 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (3.99%) GIS
7 12 (3.42%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.99%) Redis
10 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.42%) Power BI
11 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.14%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 65 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.84%) gulp
3 22 (6.27%) JIRA
4 21 (5.98%) Jenkins
5 17 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 16 (4.56%) Grunt
7 15 (4.27%) webpack
8 12 (3.42%) Selenium
9 9 (2.56%) Babel
9 9 (2.56%) Subversion
10 8 (2.28%) PyCharm
11 7 (1.99%) AccuRev
11 7 (1.99%) JUnit
12 6 (1.71%) Mocha
12 6 (1.71%) NUnit
13 5 (1.42%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.42%) Mockito
13 5 (1.42%) MSTest
13 5 (1.42%) NCrunch
General
1 41 (11.68%) Finance
1 41 (11.68%) Publishing
2 23 (6.55%) Banking
3 17 (4.84%) Legal
4 8 (2.28%) Back Office
5 7 (1.99%) Retail
6 6 (1.71%) Marketing
7 5 (1.42%) Advertising
7 5 (1.42%) Law
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.85%) Games
8 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) Front Office
9 2 (0.57%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Avionics
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 246 (70.09%) Developer
2 52 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 51 (14.53%) .NET Developer
4 41 (11.68%) Web Developer
5 37 (10.54%) Content Designer
5 37 (10.54%) Designer
6 36 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (6.84%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (5.70%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.27%) React Developer
12 13 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
12 13 (3.70%) E-Commerce Web Developer
12 13 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
13 12 (3.42%) Angular Developer
13 12 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.13%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (43.30%) HTML
2 141 (40.17%) CSS
3 119 (33.90%) .NET
4 102 (29.06%) AngularJS
5 96 (27.35%) Web Services
6 80 (22.79%) HTML5
7 74 (21.08%) ASP.NET
8 59 (16.81%) jQuery
9 57 (16.24%) RESTful
10 56 (15.95%) Node.js
11 51 (14.53%) React
12 44 (12.54%) Spring
13 43 (12.25%) REST
13 43 (12.25%) XML
14 40 (11.40%) CSS3
15 38 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 36 (10.26%) SOAP
17 35 (9.97%) .NET Framework
18 28 (7.98%) J2EE
19 26 (7.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.38%) User Experience
2 46 (13.11%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.56%) Social Media
5 9 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.56%) Fintech
5 9 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.28%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.42%) Life Science
8 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.42%) Reinsurance
8 5 (1.42%) W3C
9 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.57%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (0.57%) RIA
10 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.12%) Windows
2 16 (4.56%) Android
3 12 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.56%) Unix
6 8 (2.28%) Linux
7 2 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (23.36%) MVC
3 75 (21.37%) TDD
4 68 (19.37%) Microservices
5 66 (18.80%) Web Development
6 62 (17.66%) Open Source
7 49 (13.96%) Scrum
8 48 (13.68%) BDD
9 47 (13.39%) Front End Development
10 42 (11.97%) Software Engineering
11 41 (11.68%) Mobile Application Development
12 40 (11.40%) E-Commerce
13 35 (9.97%) Test Automation
14 30 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (8.26%) Open Source Development
16 24 (6.84%) OO
16 24 (6.84%) SOA
17 21 (5.98%) Workflow
18 20 (5.70%) UX Design
19 18 (5.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 181 (51.57%) JavaScript
2 129 (36.75%) Java
3 98 (27.92%) C#
4 69 (19.66%) SQL
5 19 (5.41%) ES6
5 19 (5.41%) PHP
6 16 (4.56%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.27%) C
8 14 (3.99%) Go
8 14 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.13%) C++
10 9 (2.56%) Java 8
11 8 (2.28%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.28%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.99%) Python
13 6 (1.71%) ES8
13 6 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.42%) VBA
15 4 (1.14%) Ruby
15 4 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (10.26%) Degree
2 30 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.14%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.57%) ISACA
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.57%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.28%) MCSD
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.28%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (5.98%) Docker
2 16 (4.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Ansible
2 2 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.28%) Kibana
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) logstash
3 1 (0.28%) Mesos
3 1 (0.28%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.40%) Oracle
3 13 (3.70%) Google
4 11 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 10 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.28%) Fujitsu
6 8 (2.28%) Pega
7 6 (1.71%) Capita
8 5 (1.42%) New Relic
8 5 (1.42%) SOASTA, Inc
9 4 (1.14%) ESRI
9 4 (1.14%) hybris
9 4 (1.14%) Mapbox
10 3 (0.85%) Facebook
10 3 (0.85%) Saba
10 3 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (0.85%) SAP
10 3 (0.85%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.57%) IBM
11 2 (0.57%) Software AG