Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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 Development
UK > England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 100 70
Rank change year-on-year -19 -30 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Development 2,077 2,302 3,179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.21% 2.47% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.88% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,508 1,613 2,285
England median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £289 £263
90th Percentile £638 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £440 £414 £390
% change year-on-year +6.34% +6.09% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 32
England median hourly rate £34.25 £40.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +86.05% -38.57%
10th Percentile £13.88 £14.50 £12.83
90th Percentile £59.00 £49.25 £43.63
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.25% +90.48% -42.47%

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 81,192 80,044 83,864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.37% 85.93% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,372 53,725 55,738
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £644 £638 £606
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,092 1,902 2,236
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.32 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +2.12% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.42 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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 -6 1,097 £500 +7.53% 414
South East -39 376 £413 +3.13% 272
North of England -25 234 £375 - 391
South West -24 147 £389 +11.07% 136
Midlands -49 128 £381 +7.32% 254
North West -18 118 £375 - 194
Yorkshire -27 94 £375 -3.23% 143
East of England -1 87 £360 -4.00% 164
West Midlands -53 81 £375 +7.14% 142
East Midlands -2 47 £400 +2.04% 112
North East +6 22 £407 -14.32% 54
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 1,290 (62.11%) JavaScript
2 1,182 (56.91%) HTML
3 1,061 (51.08%) CSS
4 934 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
5 681 (32.79%) AngularJS
6 582 (28.02%) HTML5
7 548 (26.38%) .NET
8 527 (25.37%) C#
9 485 (23.35%) Java
10 459 (22.10%) Git (software)
11 453 (21.81%) React
12 433 (20.85%) MVC
13 413 (19.88%) SQL
14 403 (19.40%) TDD
15 385 (18.54%) Finance
16 378 (18.20%) jQuery
17 350 (16.85%) PHP
18 338 (16.27%) CSS3
19 335 (16.13%) Scrum
20 330 (15.89%) Front End Development
21 329 (15.84%) User Experience
22 299 (14.40%) Node.js
23 296 (14.25%) ASP.NET
24 273 (13.14%) Test Automation
25 270 (13.00%) SQL Server
26 248 (11.94%) REST
27 237 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
28 221 (10.64%) Web Services
29 219 (10.54%) Sass
30 212 (10.21%) Microsoft

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
1 178 (8.57%) CMS
2 97 (4.67%) WordPress
3 68 (3.27%) Confluence
4 63 (3.03%) Apache
5 57 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (2.31%) Drupal
7 46 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 33 (1.59%) Apache Spark
9 22 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 20 (0.96%) JBoss
11 19 (0.91%) Umbraco
11 19 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.82%) IIS
12 17 (0.82%) Mule
13 14 (0.67%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.63%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.58%) Anypoint
16 11 (0.53%) CoreMedia CMS
16 11 (0.53%) Liferay
Applications
1 85 (4.09%) Photoshop
2 25 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 17 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (0.53%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.43%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (0.34%) InVision
11 5 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.19%) InDesign
13 2 (0.096%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.048%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.048%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.048%) Snapchat
14 1 (0.048%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 42 (2.02%) Magento
2 11 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.29%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.24%) Shopify
7 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.096%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.096%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.048%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 237 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 157 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (3.80%) GitHub
4 73 (3.51%) npm
5 58 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 43 (2.07%) Serverless
7 38 (1.83%) Google Analytics
8 22 (1.06%) SaaS
9 18 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
11 16 (0.77%) Office 365
12 14 (0.67%) NuGet
12 14 (0.67%) PaaS
13 11 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
13 11 (0.53%) Heroku
13 11 (0.53%) IaaS
14 9 (0.43%) G Suite
14 9 (0.43%) Google App Engine
15 8 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.48%) HTTP
2 77 (3.71%) Internet
3 44 (2.12%) Intranet
4 41 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.16%) Firewall
6 22 (1.06%) SSH
7 16 (0.77%) SSL
8 11 (0.53%) BIG-IP
8 11 (0.53%) DNS
9 9 (0.43%) SNMP
10 8 (0.39%) SMTP
11 6 (0.29%) MQTT
11 6 (0.29%) RTMP
11 6 (0.29%) SMS
12 5 (0.24%) Wireless
13 4 (0.19%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.14%) Unified Communications
15 2 (0.096%) Ethernet
15 2 (0.096%) FTP
15 2 (0.096%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 180 (8.67%) MySQL
3 118 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 91 (4.38%) MongoDB
5 88 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 74 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (2.17%) Big Data
8 31 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.40%) Redis
9 29 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
10 28 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 28 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (1.20%) Neo4j
12 21 (1.01%) RDBMS
13 19 (0.91%) Oracle Database
13 19 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (0.87%) Apache Hive
14 18 (0.87%) Flink
15 17 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 459 (22.10%) Git (software)
2 143 (6.88%) JIRA
3 136 (6.55%) Selenium
4 135 (6.50%) Jenkins
5 96 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 94 (4.53%) Jasmine
7 86 (4.14%) Subversion
8 77 (3.71%) webpack
9 74 (3.56%) Maven
10 73 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 70 (3.37%) gulp
12 69 (3.32%) Grunt
13 67 (3.23%) TeamCity
14 63 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
15 57 (2.74%) Cucumber
16 54 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
17 48 (2.31%) Karma Test Runner
18 41 (1.97%) JUnit
19 40 (1.93%) Bitbucket
20 36 (1.73%) Mocha
General
1 385 (18.54%) Finance
2 147 (7.08%) Banking
3 111 (5.34%) Front Office
4 95 (4.57%) Retail
5 91 (4.38%) Marketing
6 65 (3.13%) Advertising
7 46 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 45 (2.17%) Back Office
9 37 (1.78%) Telecoms
10 30 (1.44%) Law
11 28 (1.35%) Games
12 27 (1.30%) Legal
13 21 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.63%) Publishing
15 12 (0.58%) Automotive
16 10 (0.48%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.39%) Electronics
18 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.24%) Digital Economy
20 3 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,742 (83.87%) Developer
2 593 (28.55%) Web Developer
3 337 (16.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 264 (12.71%) C# Developer
5 258 (12.42%) .NET Developer
6 254 (12.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 210 (10.11%) React Developer
8 187 (9.00%) Senior Developer
9 186 (8.96%) Java Developer
10 160 (7.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 152 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
12 143 (6.88%) Angular Developer
13 131 (6.31%) PHP Developer
14 120 (5.78%) HTML Developer
15 111 (5.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 93 (4.48%) UI Developer
17 83 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
18 82 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
19 74 (3.56%) HTML CSS Developer
20 73 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,182 (56.91%) HTML
2 1,061 (51.08%) CSS
3 681 (32.79%) AngularJS
4 582 (28.02%) HTML5
5 548 (26.38%) .NET
6 453 (21.81%) React
7 378 (18.20%) jQuery
8 338 (16.27%) CSS3
9 299 (14.40%) Node.js
10 296 (14.25%) ASP.NET
11 248 (11.94%) REST
12 221 (10.64%) Web Services
13 219 (10.54%) Sass
14 173 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 170 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 168 (8.09%) RESTful
17 158 (7.61%) Redux
18 155 (7.46%) Spring
19 150 (7.22%) .NET Framework
20 145 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 329 (15.84%) User Experience
2 154 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
4 111 (5.34%) Computer Science
5 93 (4.48%) Fintech
6 79 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 76 (3.66%) Mobile App
8 49 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 49 (2.36%) Fixed Income
9 27 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
10 25 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 25 (1.20%) Social Media
11 23 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.01%) Derivative
13 15 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (0.67%) Equities
14 14 (0.67%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.63%) Blog
15 13 (0.63%) Minimum Viable Product
15 13 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 184 (8.86%) Linux
2 110 (5.30%) Unix
3 58 (2.79%) Windows
4 50 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 41 (1.97%) Android
6 28 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 21 (1.01%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.43%) Solaris
11 8 (0.39%) SUSE
11 8 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 8 (0.39%) zOS
12 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.29%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.14%) CentOS
15 3 (0.14%) Debian
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 934 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (20.85%) MVC
3 403 (19.40%) TDD
4 335 (16.13%) Scrum
5 330 (15.89%) Front End Development
6 273 (13.14%) Test Automation
7 198 (9.53%) Continuous Integration
8 188 (9.05%) E-Commerce
9 178 (8.57%) Microservices
9 178 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
10 164 (7.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 157 (7.56%) Software Engineering
12 156 (7.51%) OO
13 150 (7.22%) BDD
14 145 (6.98%) Analytics
14 145 (6.98%) DevOps
15 140 (6.74%) Unit Testing
16 131 (6.31%) SDLC
17 101 (4.86%) Mentoring
18 99 (4.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,290 (62.11%) JavaScript
2 527 (25.37%) C#
3 485 (23.35%) Java
4 413 (19.88%) SQL
5 350 (16.85%) PHP
6 171 (8.23%) TypeScript
7 168 (8.09%) Python
8 120 (5.78%) ES6
9 72 (3.47%) Java 8
10 62 (2.99%) Ruby
11 46 (2.21%) Scala
12 30 (1.44%) C++
13 26 (1.25%) Perl
14 25 (1.20%) T-SQL
15 19 (0.91%) PHP 5
16 18 (0.87%) C
16 18 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.87%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.82%) PL/SQL
18 15 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 162 (7.80%) Degree
2 77 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 66 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 51 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.24%) MCDST
6 5 (0.24%) MCSE
7 4 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.14%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.096%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.096%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.096%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.096%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.096%) PMP
9 2 (0.096%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.048%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.23%) QA
2 10 (0.48%) WCAG
3 8 (0.39%) PMO
4 7 (0.34%) MiFID
5 4 (0.19%) GDPR
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
5 4 (0.19%) WAI
6 2 (0.096%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.096%) PSD2
7 1 (0.048%) COBIT
7 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 192 (9.24%) Docker
2 11 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.48%) HDFS
4 8 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
5 5 (0.24%) LXC
5 5 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.24%) vCloud
6 4 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.048%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.048%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 46 (2.21%) Ansible
3 35 (1.69%) Puppet
4 27 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.43%) Grafana
6 9 (0.43%) Graphite
7 7 (0.34%) CFEngine
7 7 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.29%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.29%) SCCM
9 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.24%) Terraform
10 3 (0.14%) Kibana
10 3 (0.14%) Packer
10 3 (0.14%) Rancher
11 2 (0.096%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.096%) Nagios
12 1 (0.048%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.048%) WSUS
Vendors
1 212 (10.21%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.54%) Google
3 114 (5.49%) Oracle
4 82 (3.95%) Adobe
5 35 (1.69%) IBM
6 33 (1.59%) Zend
7 32 (1.54%) SAP
8 25 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (1.06%) MuleSoft
10 21 (1.01%) Splunk
11 19 (0.91%) hybris
12 16 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 14 (0.67%) Sitecore
14 13 (0.63%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.63%) Facebook
14 13 (0.63%) Kony
15 12 (0.58%) Demandware
15 12 (0.58%) ION Trading
16 11 (0.53%) F5
16 11 (0.53%) Progress