Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Website Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 836 822
Rank change year-on-year +58 -14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Website Developer 32 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.034% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.035% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 30
England median daily rate £475 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +29.77% -22.94%
10th Percentile £313 £359 £200
90th Percentile £488 £445 £400
UK median daily rate £475 £409 £330
% change year-on-year +16.21% +23.86% -22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
England median hourly rate £17.01 £18.80 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +88.00% -
UK median hourly rate £17.01 £18.80 £10.00
% change year-on-year -9.55% +88.00% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82960 96520 97420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.12% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54133 63600 61416
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £259 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2653 2812 3806
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 +19 27 £475 +11.76% 1
South East +38 5 £438 +32.58% 2
Website Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) E-Commerce
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 16 (50.00%) Web Design
4 16 (50.00%) HTML5
5 15 (46.88%) CMS
6 13 (40.63%) Node.js
6 13 (40.63%) User Experience
7 12 (37.50%) Demandware
7 12 (37.50%) XML
8 11 (34.38%) React
9 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (15.63%) Web Development
10 4 (12.50%) CSS3
10 4 (12.50%) React Native
11 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.38%) Retail
11 3 (9.38%) jQuery
12 2 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
12 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
12 2 (6.25%) Content Management
12 2 (6.25%) Maven
12 2 (6.25%) Adobe
12 2 (6.25%) MVC
12 2 (6.25%) OO
12 2 (6.25%) Apache
12 2 (6.25%) Java
12 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
12 2 (6.25%) Mobile First

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 15 (46.88%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.13%) CloudFront
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) HTML5
3 13 (40.63%) Node.js
4 12 (37.50%) XML
5 11 (34.38%) React
6 4 (12.50%) CSS3
6 4 (12.50%) React Native
7 3 (9.38%) jQuery
8 2 (6.25%) Sass
8 2 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.13%) Java EE
9 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
9 1 (3.13%) REST
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Spring
9 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
9 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) E-Commerce
2 16 (50.00%) Web Design
3 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (15.63%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Content Management
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile First
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.13%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) User Stories
6 1 (3.13%) UX Design
6 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
3 1 (3.13%) Scala
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Demandware
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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