Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Web Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Senior Web Engineer
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 633 605 607
Rank change year-on-year -28 +2 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Web Engineer 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.007% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
London median daily rate £500 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £463 £313 £325
90th Percentile £584 £448 £581
England median daily rate £500 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +53.85% -23.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Web Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Engineer in London

Senior Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Web Engineer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Web Engineer in London

Senior Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Web Engineer in London

Senior Web Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Web Engineer in London

Senior Web Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Central London - 2 £500 - 1
Senior Web Engineer
England

Senior Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Web Engineer 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 London region featuring Senior Web Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Protractor
2 4 (66.67%) Nightwatchjs
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Mocha
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) SDET
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation

Senior Web Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 4 (66.67%) Mocha
2 4 (66.67%) Protractor
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Nightwatchjs
2 4 (66.67%) React
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Chai
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Redux
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SDET
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA