Period
to 6 April 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 6 April 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 121 106
Rank change year-on-year -40 -15 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 905 1,852 2,228
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.63% 2.09% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.39% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 1,394 1,697
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £620
UK median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 27
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.96% +35.19% -32.50%
10th Percentile £15.50 £18.00 £16.78
90th Percentile £53.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -7.14% +31.60% -33.51%

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 47,336 77,539 81,010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.15% 87.48% 86.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,532 51,932 53,976
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £294 £305 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,640 1,900 2,044
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.91 £23.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% +6.28% -6.25%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.99 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.73 £51.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £24.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.16% +10.93% -10.00%

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 6 April 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 6 April 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 6 April 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 -20 438 £500 - 180
South East +10 169 £425 -5.03% 142
North of England -48 109 £375 -11.76% 168
South West +4 102 £400 - 75
North West -30 55 £355 -5.33% 77
Yorkshire -35 40 £450 -10.00% 71
Midlands -12 39 £400 +8.25% 104
East of England +13 38 £400 +11.89% 66
West Midlands +17 28 £400 +6.67% 58
North East +27 14 £395 -14.36% 20
East Midlands -9 9 £388 +7.04% 46
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 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.

1 485 (53.59%) JavaScript
2 435 (48.07%) HTML
3 401 (44.31%) CSS
4 400 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
5 231 (25.52%) AngularJS
6 222 (24.53%) C#
7 216 (23.87%) .NET
8 215 (23.76%) Java
9 201 (22.21%) HTML5
10 177 (19.56%) React
11 172 (19.01%) TDD
12 167 (18.45%) Git (software)
13 165 (18.23%) Test Automation
14 152 (16.80%) SQL
15 137 (15.14%) PHP
16 136 (15.03%) Web Services
17 135 (14.92%) SQL Server
18 131 (14.48%) Python
19 130 (14.36%) Azure
20 128 (14.14%) Front End Development
21 126 (13.92%) User Experience
22 122 (13.48%) REST
22 122 (13.48%) jQuery
23 121 (13.37%) AWS
24 120 (13.26%) Scrum
25 119 (13.15%) Node.js
26 117 (12.93%) Microservices
27 113 (12.49%) Finance
27 113 (12.49%) ASP.NET
28 102 (11.27%) Security Cleared

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 71 (7.85%) CMS
2 32 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (3.09%) Drupal
5 25 (2.76%) Umbraco
6 22 (2.43%) WordPress
7 20 (2.21%) IIS
7 20 (2.21%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.44%) Apache
8 13 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.33%) JBoss
10 9 (0.99%) nginx
11 8 (0.88%) Confluence
12 5 (0.55%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.44%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.44%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.33%) Mendix
14 3 (0.33%) MODX
Applications
1 15 (1.66%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.77%) Sketch
5 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.55%) Figma
5 5 (0.55%) InDesign
6 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.22%) InVision
7 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.66%) Magento
4 6 (0.66%) Shopify
5 4 (0.44%) osCommerce
6 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.11%) Sprinklr
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 130 (14.36%) Azure
2 121 (13.37%) AWS
3 62 (6.85%) GitHub
4 32 (3.54%) Serverless
5 30 (3.31%) GCP
5 30 (3.31%) Power Platform
6 21 (2.32%) Google Analytics
7 19 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (1.77%) PaaS
9 15 (1.66%) npm
10 9 (0.99%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.77%) Firebase
11 7 (0.77%) Office 365
12 6 (0.66%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.66%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.66%) IaaS
12 6 (0.66%) SaaS
13 5 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.41%) HTTP
2 23 (2.54%) SNMP
3 18 (1.99%) SSL
4 17 (1.88%) Intranet
5 15 (1.66%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.33%) Internet
7 5 (0.55%) DMZ
7 5 (0.55%) Extranet
8 3 (0.33%) Network Security
9 2 (0.22%) DNS
9 2 (0.22%) Firewall
9 2 (0.22%) LAN
9 2 (0.22%) SSH
9 2 (0.22%) WAN
10 1 (0.11%) FTP
10 1 (0.11%) H.323
10 1 (0.11%) Skype
10 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (14.92%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.29%) MySQL
3 52 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 47 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 33 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (2.87%) Power BI
7 21 (2.32%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.77%) OLAP
8 16 (1.77%) QlikView
8 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.66%) Redis
10 13 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.33%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.22%) Big Data
13 10 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.88%) GIS
14 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 167 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 65 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 44 (4.86%) Selenium
4 40 (4.42%) Mockito
5 39 (4.31%) Cucumber
6 38 (4.20%) JIRA
7 35 (3.87%) JUnit
8 32 (3.54%) TeamCity
8 32 (3.54%) Visual Studio
9 28 (3.09%) Jasmine
9 28 (3.09%) Maven
10 26 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (2.65%) gulp
12 23 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 17 (1.88%) Ant
13 17 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
14 16 (1.77%) webpack
15 15 (1.66%) Gatling
15 15 (1.66%) git-flow
16 14 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 113 (12.49%) Finance
2 68 (7.51%) Public Sector
3 45 (4.97%) Banking
3 45 (4.97%) Marketing
4 33 (3.65%) Retail
5 17 (1.88%) Back Office
6 12 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.22%) Advertising
8 10 (1.10%) Games
8 10 (1.10%) Law
8 10 (1.10%) Publishing
9 8 (0.88%) Legal
10 7 (0.77%) Front Office
10 7 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.66%) Local Government
11 6 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.55%) Automotive
12 5 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.44%) Electronics
14 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 727 (80.33%) Developer
2 199 (21.99%) Web Developer
3 89 (9.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 89 (9.83%) Java Developer
4 88 (9.72%) .NET Developer
5 78 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 67 (7.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 66 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 63 (6.96%) C# Developer
9 53 (5.86%) Angular Developer
10 52 (5.75%) PHP Developer
11 50 (5.52%) React Developer
12 47 (5.19%) Architect
13 43 (4.75%) Designer
14 39 (4.31%) Software Developer
15 33 (3.65%) HTML Developer
16 31 (3.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 28 (3.09%) Python Developer
17 28 (3.09%) UI Developer
18 26 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (48.07%) HTML
2 401 (44.31%) CSS
3 231 (25.52%) AngularJS
4 216 (23.87%) .NET
5 201 (22.21%) HTML5
6 177 (19.56%) React
7 136 (15.03%) Web Services
8 122 (13.48%) jQuery
8 122 (13.48%) REST
9 119 (13.15%) Node.js
10 113 (12.49%) ASP.NET
11 95 (10.50%) CSS3
12 90 (9.94%) RESTful
13 84 (9.28%) JSON
14 81 (8.95%) XML
15 70 (7.73%) Spring
16 65 (7.18%) Sass
17 64 (7.07%) SOAP
18 57 (6.30%) .NET Framework
19 41 (4.53%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 126 (13.92%) User Experience
2 60 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (4.53%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.76%) Hedge funds
7 15 (1.66%) Blog
7 15 (1.66%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.66%) Social Media
8 10 (1.10%) Graphic Design
9 8 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.66%) Animation
11 6 (0.66%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.63%) Linux
2 30 (3.31%) Unix
3 27 (2.98%) Windows
4 24 (2.65%) Android
4 24 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.54%) Mac OS X
6 8 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (19.01%) TDD
3 165 (18.23%) Test Automation
4 128 (14.14%) Front End Development
5 120 (13.26%) Scrum
6 117 (12.93%) Microservices
7 95 (10.50%) MVC
8 87 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
9 85 (9.39%) Continuous Deployment
10 84 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (9.17%) DevOps
12 81 (8.95%) BDD
13 79 (8.73%) SDLC
14 75 (8.29%) Unit Testing
15 55 (6.08%) Open Source
16 48 (5.30%) Content Management
16 48 (5.30%) OO
17 46 (5.08%) Web Design
18 45 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
19 43 (4.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 485 (53.59%) JavaScript
2 222 (24.53%) C#
3 215 (23.76%) Java
4 152 (16.80%) SQL
5 137 (15.14%) PHP
6 131 (14.48%) Python
7 82 (9.06%) TypeScript
8 52 (5.75%) Ruby
9 50 (5.52%) Scala
10 37 (4.09%) Java 8
11 32 (3.54%) ES6
11 32 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 28 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 26 (2.87%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.76%) Perl
15 23 (2.54%) C++
16 17 (1.88%) C
17 16 (1.77%) VB.NET
18 14 (1.55%) Groovy
18 14 (1.55%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 102 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 96 (10.61%) SC Cleared
3 54 (5.97%) Degree
4 20 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.77%) MCPD
8 4 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.44%) MCAD
8 4 (0.44%) MCITP
8 4 (0.44%) MCP
9 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.33%) GIAC
9 3 (0.33%) HND
9 3 (0.33%) MCTS
9 3 (0.33%) OSCP
9 3 (0.33%) SANS
10 2 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.11%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.87%) QA
2 24 (2.65%) WCAG
3 12 (1.33%) GDPR
4 3 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (0.33%) MiFID
4 3 (0.33%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 65 (7.18%) Docker
2 8 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 53 (5.86%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.54%) Amdocs OSS
2 23 (2.54%) Netcool
2 23 (2.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 15 (1.66%) Grafana
3 15 (1.66%) Kibana
4 4 (0.44%) Ansible
5 3 (0.33%) MIIS
5 3 (0.33%) Terraform
6 2 (0.22%) OpenNebula
6 2 (0.22%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.11%) Plesk
7 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 89 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.50%) Google
3 52 (5.75%) Oracle
4 25 (2.76%) IBM
4 25 (2.76%) Siebel
5 24 (2.65%) Remedy
6 23 (2.54%) BMC
6 23 (2.54%) Cramer
6 23 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 23 (2.54%) xMatters
7 22 (2.43%) Adobe
8 17 (1.88%) Sitecore
9 16 (1.77%) Cognos
10 15 (1.66%) Cisco
10 15 (1.66%) MicroStrategy
10 15 (1.66%) Tableau
11 14 (1.55%) Huawei
11 14 (1.55%) Nokia
12 10 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.99%) Zend