Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2019 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 Development
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 119 102
Rank change year-on-year -48 -17 -30
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,231 2,091 2,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.62% 2.20% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.53% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 1,513 1,626
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £443 £413
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 46
England median hourly rate £25.68 £34.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.02% -14.38% +81.82%
10th Percentile £15.55 £13.88 £14.38
90th Percentile £39.28 £59.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.68 £33.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -23.34% -16.25% +86.05%

Web 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 65,711 82,703 81,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.25% 86.94% 86.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 43,517 55,399 54,537
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,016 2,108 1,931
England median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -6.38% +2.17%
10th Percentile £11.89 £11.39 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.39% -4.35% +2.22%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in England

Web 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 Development in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Development in England

Web 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 Development within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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 -41 595 £525 +5.00% 296
South East -30 219 £400 -3.61% 218
North of England -11 186 £410 +6.49% 228
South West -37 100 £413 +5.43% 134
Midlands +3 94 £375 -3.54% 195
Yorkshire +20 89 £450 +15.38% 71
North West -27 73 £350 -6.67% 122
West Midlands +15 58 £360 -7.10% 121
East Midlands +12 34 £375 -6.25% 74
East of England -17 34 £400 +12.68% 113
North East +20 24 £438 +12.18% 35
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 721 (58.57%) JavaScript
2 599 (48.66%) HTML
2 599 (48.66%) CSS
3 548 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 382 (31.03%) AngularJS
5 339 (27.54%) .NET
6 333 (27.05%) C#
7 301 (24.45%) React
8 274 (22.26%) TDD
9 266 (21.61%) HTML5
10 261 (21.20%) SQL
11 237 (19.25%) Java
12 227 (18.44%) Test Automation
13 212 (17.22%) Finance
14 210 (17.06%) Front End Development
15 209 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 209 (16.98%) SQL Server
16 197 (16.00%) CSS3
17 191 (15.52%) MVC
18 188 (15.27%) jQuery
19 183 (14.87%) Node.js
20 181 (14.70%) Scrum
21 177 (14.38%) ASP.NET
22 169 (13.73%) User Experience
23 166 (13.48%) Microservices
23 166 (13.48%) Azure
24 150 (12.19%) PHP
24 150 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
25 142 (11.54%) Microsoft
26 138 (11.21%) REST

Web 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
1 114 (9.26%) CMS
2 53 (4.31%) WordPress
3 50 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 46 (3.74%) Apache
5 43 (3.49%) IIS
6 38 (3.09%) Drupal
7 31 (2.52%) Confluence
7 31 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (1.62%) JBoss
8 20 (1.62%) Umbraco
9 13 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (1.06%) nginx
10 10 (0.81%) Anypoint
10 10 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.73%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.49%) ColdFusion
12 6 (0.49%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.49%) Liferay
12 6 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (3.17%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.41%) Zeplin
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.16%) Sketch
10 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.081%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.081%) GIMP
11 1 (0.081%) InDesign
11 1 (0.081%) InVision
11 1 (0.081%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 34 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.14%) Magento
3 8 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.32%) osCommerce
4 4 (0.32%) Shopify
5 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.16%) Unica
6 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.081%) Eikon
7 1 (0.081%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.081%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 166 (13.48%) Azure
2 116 (9.42%) AWS
3 78 (6.34%) GitHub
4 48 (3.90%) Google Analytics
5 33 (2.68%) Power Platform
6 29 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
7 19 (1.54%) npm
8 18 (1.46%) Office 365
9 17 (1.38%) GCP
10 15 (1.22%) SaaS
11 14 (1.14%) Serverless
12 13 (1.06%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.65%) PaaS
13 8 (0.65%) Yarn
14 7 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.57%) Heroku
15 6 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.49%) Yammer
16 5 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.28%) HTTP
2 23 (1.87%) SSL
3 21 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.46%) Intranet
5 11 (0.89%) Internet
6 8 (0.65%) SNMP
7 7 (0.57%) DNS
8 5 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.32%) LAN
9 4 (0.32%) WAN
10 3 (0.24%) Extranet
11 2 (0.16%) Firewall
11 2 (0.16%) FTP
11 2 (0.16%) Skype
11 2 (0.16%) SMTP
11 2 (0.16%) SSH
12 1 (0.081%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.081%) Network Security
12 1 (0.081%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 77 (6.26%) MySQL
3 71 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 60 (4.87%) MongoDB
5 42 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 36 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.68%) Power BI
9 32 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (1.79%) QlikView
10 22 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.71%) OLAP
12 19 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.14%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (0.89%) DB2
16 9 (0.73%) Redis
17 7 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 209 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 84 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 78 (6.34%) TeamCity
4 73 (5.93%) JIRA
5 70 (5.69%) Selenium
6 59 (4.79%) Cucumber
7 49 (3.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 46 (3.74%) Visual Studio
9 43 (3.49%) JUnit
10 36 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (2.84%) gulp
12 31 (2.52%) Bitbucket
12 31 (2.52%) webpack
13 28 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
14 26 (2.11%) Subversion
15 25 (2.03%) Jasmine
15 25 (2.03%) Mockito
16 21 (1.71%) Maven
17 20 (1.62%) Gatling
17 20 (1.62%) Mocha
General
1 212 (17.22%) Finance
2 92 (7.47%) Marketing
3 71 (5.77%) Public Sector
4 64 (5.20%) Banking
5 49 (3.98%) Retail
6 25 (2.03%) Back Office
7 19 (1.54%) Advertising
7 19 (1.54%) Front Office
8 16 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.22%) Law
9 15 (1.22%) Legal
10 14 (1.14%) Games
10 14 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.73%) Automotive
14 7 (0.57%) Electronics
14 7 (0.57%) Publishing
15 4 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,000 (81.23%) Developer
2 296 (24.05%) Web Developer
3 155 (12.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 115 (9.34%) .NET Developer
5 105 (8.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 102 (8.29%) Senior Developer
7 100 (8.12%) Java Developer
8 95 (7.72%) C# Developer
9 93 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 82 (6.66%) React Developer
11 71 (5.77%) Angular Developer
12 65 (5.28%) PHP Developer
13 55 (4.47%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 46 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
15 40 (3.25%) Scala Developer
16 37 (3.01%) Software Developer
17 36 (2.92%) .NET Web Developer
17 36 (2.92%) HTML Developer
18 34 (2.76%) Software Engineer
19 33 (2.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (48.66%) CSS
1 599 (48.66%) HTML
2 382 (31.03%) AngularJS
3 339 (27.54%) .NET
4 301 (24.45%) React
5 266 (21.61%) HTML5
6 197 (16.00%) CSS3
7 188 (15.27%) jQuery
8 183 (14.87%) Node.js
9 177 (14.38%) ASP.NET
10 138 (11.21%) REST
11 127 (10.32%) JSON
12 122 (9.91%) Sass
13 111 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 102 (8.29%) RESTful
15 100 (8.12%) .NET Framework
16 94 (7.64%) Web Services
17 81 (6.58%) XML
18 80 (6.50%) Spring
19 70 (5.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 169 (13.73%) User Experience
2 61 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 43 (3.49%) Hedge funds
6 32 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.79%) Social Media
8 21 (1.71%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.38%) Equities
11 14 (1.14%) Wiki
12 13 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.73%) Blog
14 9 (0.73%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.73%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.57%) Graphic Design
17 6 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 115 (9.34%) Linux
2 67 (5.44%) Unix
2 67 (5.44%) Windows
3 40 (3.25%) Mac OS X
4 25 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.95%) Android
6 9 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.32%) Solaris
9 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.081%) AIX
10 1 (0.081%) Debian
10 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.081%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.081%) VMS
10 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (22.26%) TDD
3 227 (18.44%) Test Automation
4 210 (17.06%) Front End Development
5 191 (15.52%) MVC
6 181 (14.70%) Scrum
7 166 (13.48%) Microservices
8 150 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
9 115 (9.34%) BDD
10 112 (9.10%) Problem-Solving
11 99 (8.04%) Continuous Deployment
12 95 (7.72%) DevOps
13 93 (7.55%) Software Engineering
14 89 (7.23%) OO
15 85 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
16 84 (6.82%) E-Commerce
17 75 (6.09%) Web Design
18 71 (5.77%) Mentoring
19 69 (5.61%) SDLC
20 68 (5.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 721 (58.57%) JavaScript
2 333 (27.05%) C#
3 261 (21.20%) SQL
4 237 (19.25%) Java
5 150 (12.19%) PHP
6 137 (11.13%) Python
6 137 (11.13%) TypeScript
7 79 (6.42%) Scala
8 68 (5.52%) Ruby
9 53 (4.31%) T-SQL
10 48 (3.90%) ES6
11 47 (3.82%) PowerShell
12 39 (3.17%) Java 8
13 30 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 26 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.71%) C++
16 14 (1.14%) VB
17 12 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.97%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (6.66%) Degree
2 67 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 46 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.49%) HND
8 4 (0.32%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.32%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.24%) GIAC
9 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.24%) OSCP
9 3 (0.24%) SANS
10 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.16%) MCP
10 2 (0.16%) MCPD
10 2 (0.16%) MCTS
10 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.081%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.25%) QA
2 32 (2.60%) WCAG
3 13 (1.06%) MiFID
4 8 (0.65%) GDPR
5 4 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.081%) HL7
6 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.081%) PMO
6 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.081%) WAI
System Software
1 80 (6.50%) Docker
2 22 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (3.98%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.36%) Grafana
3 21 (1.71%) Ansible
4 20 (1.62%) Kibana
5 10 (0.81%) WMI
6 8 (0.65%) Amdocs OSS
6 8 (0.65%) Netcool
6 8 (0.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 6 (0.49%) Prometheus
7 6 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.49%) TeamSite
8 5 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.32%) Graphite
10 3 (0.24%) Rancher
10 3 (0.24%) Terraform
11 2 (0.16%) MOM
11 2 (0.16%) Puppet
12 1 (0.081%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.081%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 142 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 98 (7.96%) Google
3 81 (6.58%) Oracle
4 34 (2.76%) Adobe
5 22 (1.79%) MuleSoft
6 21 (1.71%) Cognos
6 21 (1.71%) IBM
6 21 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
6 21 (1.71%) Tableau
7 17 (1.38%) SAP
8 13 (1.06%) Apple
9 12 (0.97%) Hotjar
9 12 (0.97%) Yahoo!
10 10 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 10 (0.81%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 10 (0.81%) Remedy
10 10 (0.81%) Splunk
11 9 (0.73%) HubSpot
11 9 (0.73%) Siebel
12 8 (0.65%) ServiceNow