Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Website Developer was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Website Developer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 796 821
Rank change year-on-year -21 +25 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Website Developer 20 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.039% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.041% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 9
England median daily rate £415 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.14% +28.68% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £401 £173
90th Percentile £478 £488 £438
UK median daily rate £415 £435 £340
% change year-on-year -4.60% +27.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86,733 85,247 94,251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.77% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,185 56,131 61,000
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,529 2,917 3,593
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.68% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Website Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Website Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Website Developer in England

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Website Developer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Website Developer in England

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Website Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Website Developer in England

Website Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Website Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Website Developer in England

Website Developer
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 Website Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 -38 18 £415 -4.60% 6
North of England +36 1 - - 4
North West +7 1 - - 1
East of England -9 1 - -
Website Developer
UK

Website Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Website Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Website Developer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (45.00%) CSS3
6 7 (35.00%) Node.js
6 7 (35.00%) React
6 7 (35.00%) ES6
7 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) DevOps
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (15.00%) Microservices
10 3 (15.00%) .NET
10 3 (15.00%) PHP
10 3 (15.00%) Sass
10 3 (15.00%) Web Development
11 2 (10.00%) Ajax
11 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.00%) SQL
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.00%) TDD
11 2 (10.00%) MVC
12 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
12 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
12 1 (5.00%) Coaching
12 1 (5.00%) Finance
12 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing

Website Developer Skill Set
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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) CSS3
4 7 (35.00%) Node.js
4 7 (35.00%) React
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) Sass
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (5.00%) LESS
8 1 (5.00%) Twig
8 1 (5.00%) XHTML
8 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Fintech
1 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Microservices
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) B2C
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) ES6
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle