Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Applications Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 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.

Web Application Developer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 523 560
Rank change year-on-year -71 +37 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 40 84 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.19% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.20% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 59 29
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £318 £352 £310
90th Percentile £600 £700 £555
England median daily rate £400 £415 £416
% change year-on-year -3.61% -0.30% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.24% - -

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 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +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 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in London

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Applications Developer in London

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Applications Developer in London

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Applications Developer in London

Web Applications Developer
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 Web Applications Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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 -28 11 £450 -30.77%
West London -15 2 £325 +62.50% 2
Web Applications Developer
England

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Web Applications 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 London region featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 33 (82.50%) AngularJS
3 29 (72.50%) Java
4 27 (67.50%) Node.js
5 24 (60.00%) Front Office
6 22 (55.00%) Finance
6 22 (55.00%) Analytics
7 21 (52.50%) Market Risk
7 21 (52.50%) Asset Management
7 21 (52.50%) Front End Development
8 12 (30.00%) CSS
8 12 (30.00%) HTML
9 11 (27.50%) Web Development
9 11 (27.50%) Quantitative Trading
10 9 (22.50%) OO
11 8 (20.00%) C#
12 7 (17.50%) jQuery
12 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
13 6 (15.00%) Sass
13 6 (15.00%) HTML5
13 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
13 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (15.00%) Python
14 5 (12.50%) Linux
14 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (12.50%) Web Services
14 5 (12.50%) SQL
14 5 (12.50%) Banking
14 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (12.50%) Git (software)

Web Applications Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) GIMP
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.50%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Power BI
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 24 (60.00%) Front Office
2 22 (55.00%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) AngularJS
2 27 (67.50%) Node.js
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
4 7 (17.50%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) HTML5
5 6 (15.00%) Sass
6 5 (12.50%) React
6 5 (12.50%) REST
6 5 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) XML-RPC
8 3 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (7.50%) Ajax
8 3 (7.50%) Apache Camel
8 3 (7.50%) NancyFx
8 3 (7.50%) RESTful
8 3 (7.50%) Spring Integration
8 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Market Risk
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Analytics
2 21 (52.50%) Asset Management
2 21 (52.50%) Front End Development
3 11 (27.50%) Quantitative Trading
3 11 (27.50%) Web Development
4 9 (22.50%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.00%) PnL Attribution
8 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) OOP
9 2 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 29 (72.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) Xamarin