Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 153 102
Rank change year-on-year -6 -51 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 506 1,497 2,393
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.66% 1.81% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.08% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 1,111 1,821
Median daily rate £475 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +4.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £625 £625 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 14
Median hourly rate £24.00 £46.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.39% +46.46% -25.29%
10th Percentile £17.50 £23.00 £15.23
90th Percentile £35.00 £60.00 £53.13
UK median hourly rate £23.25 £36.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -36.30% +17.74% -27.06%

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 26,275 72,121 81,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.45% 87.16% 87.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,682 47,905 54,189
Median daily rate £488 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 926 2,000 2,212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -7.53%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +42.86% +15.29% -12.77%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Development in England.

Daily rate trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Development in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Web Development in England

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Development in England.

Hourly rate trend for Web Development in England

Web Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Web Development in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 -9 257 £525 +2.44% 99
North of England +27 86 £520 +21.99% 113
South East +26 71 £438 +9.38% 83
Yorkshire +25 44 £523 +10.82% 31
North West +25 34 £525 +31.25% 67
South West +37 31 £450 +5.88% 56
Midlands +17 27 £363 +2.11% 79
East of England +44 20 £400 - 51
West Midlands +24 19 £400 +14.29% 35
North East +34 8 £450 +12.50% 15
East Midlands +33 8 £315 -12.50% 44
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 257 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (49.80%) JavaScript
3 222 (43.87%) HTML
4 205 (40.51%) CSS
5 148 (29.25%) Java
6 134 (26.48%) Test Automation
7 131 (25.89%) Azure
8 124 (24.51%) TDD
9 121 (23.91%) C#
10 116 (22.92%) .NET
11 114 (22.53%) AngularJS
12 110 (21.74%) Front End Development
13 109 (21.54%) HTML5
14 105 (20.75%) User Experience
14 105 (20.75%) Microservices
15 98 (19.37%) AWS
16 96 (18.97%) React
17 94 (18.58%) Continuous Deployment
18 92 (18.18%) Security Cleared
19 89 (17.59%) Git (software)
20 85 (16.80%) SQL
20 85 (16.80%) SQL Server
21 79 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
22 78 (15.42%) Linux
22 78 (15.42%) BDD
23 77 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
24 76 (15.02%) Web Design
24 76 (15.02%) Finance
25 75 (14.82%) Docker
26 73 (14.43%) DevOps

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 23 (4.55%) CMS
1 23 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 23 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.96%) Confluence
3 10 (1.98%) Moodle
4 9 (1.78%) IIS
5 7 (1.38%) WordPress
6 6 (1.19%) Drupal
7 5 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.79%) Magnolia
8 4 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.59%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.59%) Mule
9 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.40%) Apache
10 2 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.99%) Figma
4 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.40%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.79%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.59%) Shopify
5 2 (0.40%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 131 (25.89%) Azure
2 98 (19.37%) AWS
3 18 (3.56%) npm
4 13 (2.57%) GitHub
4 13 (2.57%) Power Platform
5 11 (2.17%) SaaS
6 10 (1.98%) GCP
7 8 (1.58%) Serverless
8 7 (1.38%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.38%) Office 365
8 7 (1.38%) OpenShift
8 7 (1.38%) PaaS
9 6 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.79%) G Suite
10 4 (0.79%) Kong
11 3 (0.59%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.59%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.35%) HTTP
2 7 (1.38%) Intranet
3 5 (0.99%) Internet
3 5 (0.99%) SNMP
4 4 (0.79%) SSL
5 3 (0.59%) Firewall
5 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.28%) MongoDB
3 27 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (4.55%) MySQL
4 23 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.57%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.78%) Redis
7 8 (1.58%) Power BI
8 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.79%) Big Data
11 4 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.79%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.79%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.79%) SAP HANA
11 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 89 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 41 (8.10%) Mockito
3 34 (6.72%) JIRA
4 29 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 27 (5.34%) Jasmine
6 22 (4.35%) Subversion
6 22 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.56%) webpack
8 17 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (3.16%) gulp
10 15 (2.96%) Grunt
10 15 (2.96%) Mocha
11 14 (2.77%) Selenium
12 13 (2.57%) Maven
13 11 (2.17%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.78%) Gradle
15 8 (1.58%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.58%) Cypress.io
15 8 (1.58%) JUnit
16 6 (1.19%) MSTest
General
1 76 (15.02%) Finance
2 64 (12.65%) Public Sector
3 37 (7.31%) Banking
4 21 (4.15%) Marketing
5 14 (2.77%) Front Office
6 11 (2.17%) Back Office
7 10 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.78%) Retail
9 8 (1.58%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.38%) Electronics
10 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.19%) Games
11 6 (1.19%) Law
11 6 (1.19%) Local Government
12 3 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 417 (82.41%) Developer
2 101 (19.96%) Web Developer
3 80 (15.81%) Java Developer
4 77 (15.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 46 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 44 (8.70%) React Developer
7 43 (8.50%) Senior Developer
8 41 (8.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (6.72%) C# Developer
10 32 (6.32%) Angular Developer
11 28 (5.53%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (4.94%) Python Developer
13 21 (4.15%) SQL Developer
13 21 (4.15%) UI Developer
14 19 (3.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 16 (3.16%) HTML Developer
16 15 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (2.96%) PHP Developer
17 12 (2.37%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (2.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (43.87%) HTML
2 205 (40.51%) CSS
3 116 (22.92%) .NET
4 114 (22.53%) AngularJS
5 109 (21.54%) HTML5
6 96 (18.97%) React
7 69 (13.64%) Node.js
8 67 (13.24%) jQuery
9 54 (10.67%) ASP.NET
10 53 (10.47%) Sass
10 53 (10.47%) Web Services
11 49 (9.68%) REST
12 42 (8.30%) .NET Framework
13 41 (8.10%) CSS3
13 41 (8.10%) JAX-RS
14 40 (7.91%) Redux
15 38 (7.51%) RESTful
16 34 (6.72%) ActiveMQ
17 32 (6.32%) .NET Core
18 30 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 105 (20.75%) User Experience
2 29 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.98%) Data Structures
5 10 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 5 (0.99%) Derivative
9 4 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.79%) W3C
10 3 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.59%) Equities
10 3 (0.59%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.59%) Social Media
11 2 (0.40%) Animation
11 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.42%) Linux
2 64 (12.65%) Unix
3 61 (12.06%) Mac OS X
4 18 (3.56%) Windows
5 13 (2.57%) Android
6 11 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.19%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (26.48%) Test Automation
3 124 (24.51%) TDD
4 110 (21.74%) Front End Development
5 105 (20.75%) Microservices
6 94 (18.58%) Continuous Deployment
7 79 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
8 78 (15.42%) BDD
9 77 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 76 (15.02%) Web Design
11 73 (14.43%) DevOps
12 72 (14.23%) Scrum
13 56 (11.07%) Pair Programming
14 50 (9.88%) MVC
15 49 (9.68%) Unit Testing
16 33 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (4.94%) SDLC
18 24 (4.74%) OO
18 24 (4.74%) Open Source
19 23 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 252 (49.80%) JavaScript
2 148 (29.25%) Java
3 121 (23.91%) C#
4 85 (16.80%) SQL
5 58 (11.46%) Java 8
5 58 (11.46%) Python
6 45 (8.89%) PHP
7 42 (8.30%) TypeScript
8 22 (4.35%) ES6
8 22 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 15 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.57%) VB
11 12 (2.37%) C++
12 11 (2.17%) Scala
13 9 (1.78%) Ruby
14 6 (1.19%) Kotlin
15 5 (0.99%) C
15 5 (0.99%) ES7
15 5 (0.99%) Perl
15 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 59 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.73%) Degree
4 23 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (3.75%) DV Cleared
6 17 (3.36%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.19%) MCAD
9 6 (1.19%) MCITP
9 6 (1.19%) MCPD
10 3 (0.59%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.20%) CIPD
12 1 (0.20%) HND
12 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.55%) QA
2 21 (4.15%) WCAG
3 4 (0.79%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) MiFID
4 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 75 (14.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 64 (12.65%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.99%) Amdocs OSS
2 5 (0.99%) Ansible
2 5 (0.99%) Netcool
2 5 (0.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (0.79%) Grafana
3 4 (0.79%) Kibana
3 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.79%) Terraform
4 3 (0.59%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.20%) MIIS
5 1 (0.20%) OpenNebula
5 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 49 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.95%) Google
3 19 (3.75%) Oracle
4 15 (2.96%) Adobe
5 10 (1.98%) SAP
6 9 (1.78%) BMC
6 9 (1.78%) ServiceNow
6 9 (1.78%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.58%) IBM
8 7 (1.38%) Cisco
8 7 (1.38%) MuleSoft
8 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.38%) Siebel
9 6 (1.19%) Remedy
10 5 (0.99%) Cramer
10 5 (0.99%) Mapbox
10 5 (0.99%) xMatters
10 5 (0.99%) Zend
11 4 (0.79%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.79%) Dynatrace