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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 64 64
Rank change year-on-year -19 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1185 1560 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.79% 3.16% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.78% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 1124 1102
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £21.64 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.94% -27.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £42.35 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +157.14% -41.66%  

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 35981 41220 41210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.49% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23640 27663 26906
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 964 1142
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.05 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -9 581 £475 +11.76% 210
South East -4 227 £375 +7.14% 154
South West -2 68 £360 +12.50% 65
East of England -18 65 £360 +2.85% 73
Yorkshire -18 62 £400 +23.07% 57
North West -29 57 £375 +7.14% 71
East Midlands +3 54 £400 +29.03% 45
West Midlands -36 43 £368 +13.07% 73
North East +41 13 £438 +9.37% 15
Midlands +20 11 £506 +23.47% 118
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1393 (61.61%) JavaScript
2 1385 (61.26%) HTML
3 1338 (59.18%) CSS
4 1103 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 643 (28.44%) HTML5
6 619 (27.38%) AngularJS
7 566 (25.03%) Java
8 560 (24.77%) .NET
9 559 (24.72%) jQuery
10 530 (23.44%) Git (software)
11 514 (22.73%) C#
12 507 (22.42%) MVC
13 501 (22.16%) CSS3
14 482 (21.32%) Front End Development
15 480 (21.23%) TDD
16 416 (18.40%) Scrum
17 410 (18.13%) SQL
18 360 (15.92%) User Experience
19 359 (15.88%) Web Services
20 358 (15.83%) Python
21 353 (15.61%) Test Automation
22 347 (15.35%) Finance
23 344 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
24 338 (14.95%) Linux
25 323 (14.29%) React
26 321 (14.20%) ASP.NET
27 316 (13.98%) Node.js
28 296 (13.09%) SQL Server
29 289 (12.78%) Responsive Web Design
30 266 (11.76%) Relational Database

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
1 196 (8.67%) CMS
2 91 (4.02%) Confluence
3 79 (3.49%) Apache
4 73 (3.23%) WordPress
5 59 (2.61%) JBoss
6 56 (2.48%) SharePoint
7 54 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
8 52 (2.30%) Tomcat
9 51 (2.26%) Drupal
10 42 (1.86%) IIS
11 41 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 36 (1.59%) WebSphere
13 30 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 30 (1.33%) EPiServer
14 29 (1.28%) WebLogic
15 27 (1.19%) nginx
16 23 (1.02%) Umbraco
17 17 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.57%) DNN
18 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (4.42%) Photoshop
2 28 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.44%) InDesign
8 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (0.18%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.088%) InVision
14 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.044%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.044%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 35 (1.55%) Magento
2 25 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.18%) Pega PRPC
6 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.088%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.088%) Shopify
8 2 (0.088%) Unica
9 1 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.044%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.044%) SystmOne
9 1 (0.044%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 136 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (1.64%) GitHub
4 23 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 15 (0.66%) Office 365
6 15 (0.66%) SaaS
7 11 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
8 10 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (0.44%) PaaS
9 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.22%) BrowserStack
11 5 (0.22%) Heroku
11 5 (0.22%) IaaS
11 5 (0.22%) Trello
12 4 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 170 (7.52%) HTTP
2 57 (2.52%) Internet
3 32 (1.42%) Intranet
4 23 (1.02%) LDAP
5 20 (0.88%) DNS
6 16 (0.71%) SSL
7 12 (0.53%) DHCP
7 12 (0.53%) Extranet
8 10 (0.44%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.40%) Firewall
10 5 (0.22%) LAN
10 5 (0.22%) Network Security
10 5 (0.22%) SMTP
10 5 (0.22%) SSH
10 5 (0.22%) VLAN
10 5 (0.22%) WAN
10 5 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.13%) Broadband
11 3 (0.13%) SNA
12 2 (0.088%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 266 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 219 (9.69%) MySQL
4 111 (4.91%) NoSQL
5 102 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 82 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (1.81%) Big Data
9 38 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 35 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 29 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (1.06%) MariaDB
13 24 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.02%) Redis
15 20 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
17 13 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (0.49%) CouchDB
19 10 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 530 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 213 (9.42%) Subversion
3 153 (6.77%) Jenkins
3 153 (6.77%) JIRA
4 122 (5.40%) Grunt
5 120 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 115 (5.09%) Visual Studio
7 99 (4.38%) gulp
8 92 (4.07%) JUnit
9 79 (3.49%) Jasmine
10 69 (3.05%) Maven
10 69 (3.05%) Selenium
11 57 (2.52%) Cucumber
12 46 (2.03%) Karma Test Runner
13 44 (1.95%) IntelliJ
14 42 (1.86%) Mockito
15 37 (1.64%) Mocha
16 34 (1.50%) TeamCity
17 32 (1.42%) Bitbucket
18 31 (1.37%) Bower
General
1 347 (15.35%) Finance
2 174 (7.70%) Banking
3 113 (5.00%) Marketing
4 80 (3.54%) Retail
5 56 (2.48%) Front Office
6 50 (2.21%) Investment Banking
7 47 (2.08%) Advertising
8 39 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 38 (1.68%) Publishing
10 35 (1.55%) Electronics
11 34 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.15%) Legal
13 21 (0.93%) Games
14 15 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.44%) Back Office
16 7 (0.31%) Local Government
17 6 (0.27%) German Language
18 5 (0.22%) Automotive
18 5 (0.22%) Law
19 4 (0.18%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1927 (85.23%) Developer
2 683 (30.21%) Web Developer
3 396 (17.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 277 (12.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 262 (11.59%) Java Developer
6 250 (11.06%) .NET Developer
7 209 (9.24%) HTML Developer
8 191 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 172 (7.61%) C# Developer
10 155 (6.86%) HTML CSS Developer
11 139 (6.15%) Angular Developer
12 131 (5.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 118 (5.22%) Python Developer
14 113 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
15 108 (4.78%) UI Developer
16 107 (4.73%) PHP Developer
17 103 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
18 85 (3.76%) Node.js Developer
19 84 (3.72%) Senior Web Developer
20 80 (3.54%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1385 (61.26%) HTML
2 1338 (59.18%) CSS
3 643 (28.44%) HTML5
4 619 (27.38%) AngularJS
5 560 (24.77%) .NET
6 559 (24.72%) jQuery
7 501 (22.16%) CSS3
8 359 (15.88%) Web Services
9 323 (14.29%) React
10 321 (14.20%) ASP.NET
11 316 (13.98%) Node.js
12 265 (11.72%) Ajax
13 255 (11.28%) REST
14 245 (10.84%) JSON
15 236 (10.44%) Sass
16 218 (9.64%) XML
17 217 (9.60%) RESTful
18 176 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 162 (7.16%) Django
20 161 (7.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 360 (15.92%) User Experience
2 104 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 72 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 71 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
6 68 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 39 (1.72%) Fintech
8 37 (1.64%) W3C
9 29 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 27 (1.19%) N-Tier
11 22 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 22 (0.97%) RIA
11 22 (0.97%) Social Media
11 22 (0.97%) Virtual Team
12 21 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
13 20 (0.88%) Data Structures
13 20 (0.88%) Equities
14 18 (0.80%) Digital Media
15 16 (0.71%) Animation
16 15 (0.66%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 338 (14.95%) Linux
2 218 (9.64%) Unix
3 99 (4.38%) Mac OS X
4 96 (4.25%) Windows
5 47 (2.08%) Android
6 37 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 30 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 18 (0.80%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.57%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.35%) CentOS
12 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.13%) Debian
14 3 (0.13%) Solaris
15 2 (0.088%) MVS
15 2 (0.088%) SUSE
15 2 (0.088%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1103 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (22.42%) MVC
3 482 (21.32%) Front End Development
4 480 (21.23%) TDD
5 416 (18.40%) Scrum
6 353 (15.61%) Test Automation
7 344 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
8 289 (12.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 230 (10.17%) BDD
10 219 (9.69%) DevOps
11 206 (9.11%) Web Design
12 190 (8.40%) OO
13 168 (7.43%) Configuration Management
14 153 (6.77%) Software Engineering
15 146 (6.46%) Continuous Deployment
16 142 (6.28%) Mentoring
17 138 (6.10%) Unit Testing
18 134 (5.93%) E-Commerce
18 134 (5.93%) Kanban
19 115 (5.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1393 (61.61%) JavaScript
2 566 (25.03%) Java
3 514 (22.73%) C#
4 410 (18.13%) SQL
5 358 (15.83%) Python
6 256 (11.32%) PHP
7 198 (8.76%) Ruby
8 149 (6.59%) Scala
9 77 (3.41%) ES6
10 76 (3.36%) T-SQL
11 71 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 39 (1.72%) Groovy
13 34 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 32 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 30 (1.33%) C++
17 24 (1.06%) Bash Shell
18 23 (1.02%) Perl
18 23 (1.02%) Shell Script
19 22 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 132 (5.84%) Degree
2 90 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 9 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.27%) MCITP
9 6 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.18%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.18%) ISEB
10 4 (0.18%) MCP
11 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.13%) PMP
11 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.088%) MCSE
12 2 (0.088%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.91%) QA
2 17 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.35%) WAI
4 7 (0.31%) MiFID
5 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.27%) FATCA
5 6 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.18%) WCAG
7 2 (0.088%) GxP
7 2 (0.088%) PMO
7 2 (0.088%) SLA
8 1 (0.044%) Basel II
8 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (3.72%) Docker
2 22 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.35%) Shibboleth
4 7 (0.31%) Varnish
5 6 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.27%) Samba
5 6 (0.27%) Squid
6 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.088%) LXC
8 1 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.044%) NFS
8 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (2.17%) Puppet
2 40 (1.77%) Ansible
3 37 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 29 (1.28%) Terraform
6 10 (0.44%) Kibana
6 10 (0.44%) logstash
6 10 (0.44%) Packer
7 7 (0.31%) Nagios
8 6 (0.27%) Consul
8 6 (0.27%) Icinga
8 6 (0.27%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.27%) Webmin
8 6 (0.27%) Xymon
9 4 (0.18%) Grafana
9 4 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.18%) rkt
9 4 (0.18%) Salt
10 3 (0.13%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.088%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 220 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 179 (7.92%) Oracle
3 88 (3.89%) Adobe
4 73 (3.23%) Google
5 61 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 42 (1.86%) SAP
7 31 (1.37%) New Relic
8 27 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.19%) Telerik
9 24 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (0.93%) Apple
10 21 (0.93%) Zend
11 20 (0.88%) Atlassian
12 15 (0.66%) Kofax
13 14 (0.62%) hybris
14 13 (0.57%) IBM
14 13 (0.57%) ServiceNow
15 12 (0.53%) VMware
16 11 (0.49%) Xamarin
17 10 (0.44%) CA Agile Central
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Day rate dependant on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + + Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Norton Blake
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + Long term contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
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Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £400 - £535 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
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Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: Rate £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 month rolling contracts - Long term projec
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London
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