Period
to 18 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

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.

Web Developer
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 83 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Essex median daily rate £525 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.91% - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £385 £345
% change year-on-year +3.90% +11.59% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +44.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 817 609 773
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.97% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 432 503
Essex median daily rate £475 £475 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.37% -11.63%
10th Percentile £250 £269 £213
90th Percentile £600 £600 £535
East of England median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 98
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £34.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.17% +3.42% +31.98%
10th Percentile £9.69 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £46.25 £59.25 £42.89
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% -13.04%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL