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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 65 64
Rank change year-on-year -19 -1  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1088 1510 1434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.59% 3.02% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.65% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 1031 998
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +6.66% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.27 £21.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.70% +27.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £49.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +110.52% -15.55%  

Web Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34952 41419 38984
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.90% 79.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23201 27556 24587
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 989 1142
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 484 £450 +5.88% 236
South East -8 208 £350 - 158
Yorkshire -7 97 £413 +26.92% 80
South West -6 74 £390 +11.42% 55
West Midlands +1 52 £350 +7.69% 69
East of England +3 48 £338 +3.84% 80
North West -41 43 £350 - 111
North East -11 37 £345 +6.15% 16
East Midlands -8 35 £400 +33.33% 56
Midlands - 4 £400 -
South Coast +5 1 £550 +76.00%
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 1462 (63.87%) JavaScript
2 1455 (63.56%) HTML
3 1358 (59.33%) CSS
4 1130 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
5 710 (31.02%) HTML5
6 625 (27.30%) AngularJS
7 562 (24.55%) Java
8 558 (24.38%) jQuery
9 528 (23.07%) .NET
10 494 (21.58%) CSS3
11 488 (21.32%) Git (software)
12 482 (21.06%) Front End Development
13 453 (19.79%) C#
14 452 (19.75%) MVC
15 445 (19.44%) TDD
16 362 (15.81%) Scrum
17 339 (14.81%) User Experience
18 337 (14.72%) SQL
19 323 (14.11%) React
20 321 (14.02%) Web Services
21 314 (13.72%) ASP.NET
22 307 (13.41%) Linux
22 307 (13.41%) Responsive Web Design
23 306 (13.37%) PHP
24 299 (13.06%) Finance
25 291 (12.71%) Node.js
26 286 (12.49%) SQL Server
27 282 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
28 266 (11.62%) REST
29 261 (11.40%) Python

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
1 229 (10.00%) CMS
2 84 (3.67%) Drupal
3 76 (3.32%) WordPress
4 69 (3.01%) Confluence
5 58 (2.53%) Apache
6 46 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 45 (1.97%) Tomcat
8 40 (1.75%) IIS
8 40 (1.75%) JBoss
9 37 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 36 (1.57%) WebSphere
11 34 (1.49%) Umbraco
12 33 (1.44%) EPiServer
13 29 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 27 (1.18%) nginx
15 20 (0.87%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.52%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.52%) Apache Spark
17 11 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 89 (3.89%) Photoshop
2 75 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 23 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.66%) MS Office
5 10 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.31%) MS Project
7 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.22%) GIMP
8 5 (0.22%) InDesign
9 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.087%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.044%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.044%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (0.87%) Magento
2 15 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.31%) Unica
6 6 (0.26%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.087%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.087%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.087%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.044%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.044%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.044%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.044%) OpenText Process Suite
10 1 (0.044%) Shopify
10 1 (0.044%) SystmOne
10 1 (0.044%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 106 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (2.40%) GitHub
4 25 (1.09%) PaaS
5 18 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 17 (0.74%) IaaS
7 14 (0.61%) SaaS
8 13 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
10 10 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.39%) Office 365
12 8 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.26%) Slack
15 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.17%) Force.com
16 4 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 199 (8.69%) HTTP
2 65 (2.84%) Internet
3 32 (1.40%) Intranet
4 22 (0.96%) SSL
5 16 (0.70%) LDAP
6 13 (0.57%) DNS
7 8 (0.35%) Network Security
8 7 (0.31%) Firewall
8 7 (0.31%) SMTP
9 6 (0.26%) Extranet
9 6 (0.26%) SSH
10 5 (0.22%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.17%) SNA
12 3 (0.13%) AMQP
12 3 (0.13%) VPN
13 2 (0.087%) Broadband
13 2 (0.087%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.044%) 3G
14 1 (0.044%) DHCP
14 1 (0.044%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 220 (9.61%) Relational Database
3 187 (8.17%) MySQL
4 92 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 85 (3.71%) NoSQL
6 59 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (1.75%) Big Data
8 32 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (0.87%) Redis
11 20 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 17 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (0.70%) Blockchain
15 15 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (0.61%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.57%) MariaDB
17 13 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 488 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 211 (9.22%) Subversion
3 153 (6.68%) Jenkins
4 115 (5.02%) JIRA
5 106 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 103 (4.50%) Grunt
7 95 (4.15%) JUnit
8 93 (4.06%) Visual Studio
9 90 (3.93%) gulp
10 81 (3.54%) Cucumber
10 81 (3.54%) Selenium
11 74 (3.23%) Maven
12 67 (2.93%) Jasmine
13 46 (2.01%) Mockito
14 44 (1.92%) Bower
15 37 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
16 36 (1.57%) Ant
17 32 (1.40%) TeamCity
18 28 (1.22%) Bitbucket
19 27 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 299 (13.06%) Finance
2 157 (6.86%) Banking
3 119 (5.20%) Marketing
4 82 (3.58%) Retail
5 55 (2.40%) Publishing
6 52 (2.27%) Advertising
7 47 (2.05%) Games
8 42 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 40 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 34 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 27 (1.18%) Front Office
12 26 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (1.05%) Legal
14 20 (0.87%) Electronics
15 10 (0.44%) Back Office
16 9 (0.39%) Local Government
17 8 (0.35%) German Language
17 8 (0.35%) Military
18 7 (0.31%) Automotive
19 4 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1938 (84.67%) Developer
2 643 (28.09%) Web Developer
3 432 (18.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 333 (14.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 266 (11.62%) Java Developer
6 246 (10.75%) HTML Developer
7 231 (10.09%) .NET Developer
8 195 (8.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 157 (6.86%) Senior Developer
10 156 (6.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 149 (6.51%) C# Developer
12 139 (6.07%) Angular Developer
13 111 (4.85%) PHP Developer
14 101 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
15 92 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
16 88 (3.84%) Scala Developer
17 86 (3.76%) UI Developer
18 66 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
19 63 (2.75%) Agile Developer
20 56 (2.45%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1455 (63.56%) HTML
2 1358 (59.33%) CSS
3 710 (31.02%) HTML5
4 625 (27.30%) AngularJS
5 558 (24.38%) jQuery
6 528 (23.07%) .NET
7 494 (21.58%) CSS3
8 323 (14.11%) React
9 321 (14.02%) Web Services
10 314 (13.72%) ASP.NET
11 291 (12.71%) Node.js
12 266 (11.62%) REST
13 260 (11.36%) Sass
14 237 (10.35%) Ajax
15 225 (9.83%) RESTful
16 223 (9.74%) JSON
17 186 (8.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 177 (7.73%) XML
19 162 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
20 155 (6.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 339 (14.81%) User Experience
2 70 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (2.58%) Computer Science
3 59 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 39 (1.70%) W3C
5 22 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 22 (0.96%) N-Tier
6 21 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (0.92%) Virtual Team
7 20 (0.87%) Fintech
8 19 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
9 18 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 16 (0.70%) Graphic Design
11 15 (0.66%) RIA
12 14 (0.61%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.57%) Blog
13 13 (0.57%) Linked Data
14 11 (0.48%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 307 (13.41%) Linux
2 199 (8.69%) Unix
3 113 (4.94%) Mac OS X
4 105 (4.59%) Windows
5 58 (2.53%) Android
6 56 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 20 (0.87%) Mac OS
8 19 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 15 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.35%) webOS
11 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.22%) CentOS
14 4 (0.17%) Solaris
15 3 (0.13%) MVS
15 3 (0.13%) SUSE
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.087%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1130 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (21.06%) Front End Development
3 452 (19.75%) MVC
4 445 (19.44%) TDD
5 362 (15.81%) Scrum
6 307 (13.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 282 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
8 234 (10.22%) BDD
9 227 (9.92%) Web Design
10 178 (7.78%) OO
11 175 (7.65%) Configuration Management
12 158 (6.90%) DevOps
13 154 (6.73%) E-Commerce
14 148 (6.47%) Continuous Deployment
15 125 (5.46%) Software Engineering
16 124 (5.42%) Visualisation
17 122 (5.33%) Mentoring
18 118 (5.16%) Content Management
19 105 (4.59%) Open Source
19 105 (4.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1462 (63.87%) JavaScript
2 562 (24.55%) Java
3 453 (19.79%) C#
4 337 (14.72%) SQL
5 306 (13.37%) PHP
6 261 (11.40%) Python
7 193 (8.43%) Ruby
8 148 (6.47%) Scala
9 55 (2.40%) ES6
10 53 (2.32%) TypeScript
11 49 (2.14%) T-SQL
12 33 (1.44%) Perl
13 32 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 30 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.14%) C
16 25 (1.09%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.05%) Shell Script
18 21 (0.92%) C++
19 17 (0.74%) Groovy
20 15 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 105 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 103 (4.50%) Degree
3 41 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.26%) MCITP
7 6 (0.26%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.17%) ISEB
9 4 (0.17%) PMP
10 3 (0.13%) MCSE
10 3 (0.13%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.087%) APMP
11 2 (0.087%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.087%) PhD
11 2 (0.087%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.89%) QA
2 19 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.31%) WAI
4 5 (0.22%) FATCA
5 4 (0.17%) PMO
6 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.087%) MiFID
7 2 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.087%) SLA
8 1 (0.044%) Basel II
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.044%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (3.54%) Docker
2 15 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.35%) Shibboleth
4 7 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.13%) Varnish
6 2 (0.087%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.087%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.044%) Corosync
7 1 (0.044%) LXC
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.044%) Squid
7 1 (0.044%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (2.75%) Puppet
2 46 (2.01%) Ansible
3 45 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.87%) Kibana
4 20 (0.87%) logstash
5 15 (0.66%) Terraform
6 14 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.44%) Grafana
7 10 (0.44%) rkt
8 8 (0.35%) Nagios
9 7 (0.31%) Icinga
9 7 (0.31%) Salt
10 6 (0.26%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.17%) Packer
13 3 (0.13%) Opsview
13 3 (0.13%) TeamSite
14 2 (0.087%) Consul
14 2 (0.087%) Galera Cluster
14 2 (0.087%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 182 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 127 (5.55%) Oracle
3 78 (3.41%) Adobe
4 76 (3.32%) Google
5 49 (2.14%) Sitecore
6 32 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (1.18%) ServiceNow
8 24 (1.05%) Apple
8 24 (1.05%) SAP
9 22 (0.96%) Atlassian
9 22 (0.96%) Zend
10 16 (0.70%) IBM
10 16 (0.70%) Red Hat
11 14 (0.61%) hybris
11 14 (0.61%) New Relic
11 14 (0.61%) VMware
12 13 (0.57%) Splunk
13 11 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
14 10 (0.44%) AppDynamics
14 10 (0.44%) Twitter
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 300-320/day (DOE)
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £450-550 per da
Posted: 6 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
PCR
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Rate: £275.00 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £600 per day on a rolling 3 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day 3 Months Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 PD
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
London Metropolitan University
Rate: From £41,103 to £47,373 per annum (inclusive of London Allowance)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago