Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Development
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 115 79
Rank change year-on-year -6 -36 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,091 1,107 1,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.32% 2.33% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.64% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 828 1,050
London median daily rate £500 £452 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.62% +3.02% +5.72%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £646 £638 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £34.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.07% -21.71% +44.50%
10th Percentile £31.45 £21.25 £21.33
90th Percentile £35.25 £29.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -8.67% +70.45% -34.85%

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 41,383 41,867 38,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.87% 88.17% 87.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,849 30,454 27,745
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 391 435
London median hourly rate £24.04 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.84% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £12.05
90th Percentile £54.71 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.84
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.10% +3.80%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in London

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in London

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in London

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in London

Web Development
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 Development within the London region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Central London -40 206 £523 +7.18% 120
South London +18 64 £456 +21.67% 8
West London -33 28 £369 -13.24% 104
East London -32 26 £525 +16.67% 27
North London -5 4 £403 +75.00% 5
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 626 (57.38%) JavaScript
2 585 (53.62%) HTML
3 572 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
4 472 (43.26%) CSS
5 367 (33.64%) AngularJS
6 331 (30.34%) HTML5
7 281 (25.76%) TDD
8 278 (25.48%) Finance
9 277 (25.39%) React
10 273 (25.02%) .NET
11 262 (24.01%) Java
12 244 (22.36%) C#
13 233 (21.36%) Git (software)
14 201 (18.42%) SQL
15 193 (17.69%) Test Automation
16 186 (17.05%) MVC
17 183 (16.77%) Front End Development
18 181 (16.59%) User Experience
19 165 (15.12%) Node.js
20 162 (14.85%) Scrum
21 159 (14.57%) CSS3
22 147 (13.47%) PHP
23 132 (12.10%) jQuery
24 131 (12.01%) ASP.NET
25 130 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
26 128 (11.73%) Microsoft
27 121 (11.09%) Docker
28 119 (10.91%) Banking
29 113 (10.36%) Redux
30 111 (10.17%) Continuous Integration

Web Development
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
1 100 (9.17%) CMS
2 47 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (4.03%) Confluence
4 40 (3.67%) WordPress
5 34 (3.12%) Apache
6 26 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.74%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.56%) Drupal
9 14 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.19%) Mule
11 12 (1.10%) Anypoint
12 11 (1.01%) CoreMedia CMS
13 10 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 10 (0.92%) IIS
13 10 (0.92%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.73%) CICS
14 8 (0.73%) IBM Domino
15 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.55%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 53 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.82%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.55%) InVision
7 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.27%) InDesign
10 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.092%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) Shopify
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.092%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 130 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 41 (3.76%) GitHub
5 37 (3.39%) npm
6 22 (2.02%) SaaS
7 21 (1.92%) Serverless
8 17 (1.56%) Google Analytics
9 11 (1.01%) G Suite
9 11 (1.01%) Office 365
10 8 (0.73%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.73%) Heroku
10 8 (0.73%) PaaS
11 7 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.64%) Yarn
12 6 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.46%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.46%) IaaS
14 4 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.40%) HTTP
2 35 (3.21%) Internet
3 30 (2.75%) Intranet
4 19 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.92%) BIG-IP
6 9 (0.82%) SNMP
6 9 (0.82%) SSL
7 8 (0.73%) SMTP
8 7 (0.64%) DNS
9 5 (0.46%) Firewall
9 5 (0.46%) Wireless
10 4 (0.37%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.27%) RTMP
12 2 (0.18%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.092%) DHCP
13 1 (0.092%) FTP
13 1 (0.092%) IPsec
13 1 (0.092%) IPv4
13 1 (0.092%) SNA
13 1 (0.092%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 68 (6.23%) MySQL
3 58 (5.32%) NoSQL
4 56 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 51 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 47 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (2.11%) Neo4j
8 22 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
9 19 (1.74%) Redis
10 16 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.92%) Big Data
16 9 (0.82%) DB2
16 9 (0.82%) MariaDB
16 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.73%) KDB
Development Applications
1 233 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 91 (8.34%) JIRA
3 73 (6.69%) Selenium
4 67 (6.14%) Jenkins
5 63 (5.77%) Jasmine
6 51 (4.67%) Maven
7 46 (4.22%) Visual Studio
8 44 (4.03%) webpack
9 39 (3.57%) Grunt
10 35 (3.21%) Subversion
11 34 (3.12%) Cucumber
11 34 (3.12%) Karma Test Runner
12 33 (3.02%) Mockito
13 32 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
14 31 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 31 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (2.84%) TeamCity
15 28 (2.57%) gulp
16 25 (2.29%) Bitbucket
17 21 (1.92%) Mocha
General
1 278 (25.48%) Finance
2 119 (10.91%) Banking
3 105 (9.62%) Front Office
4 48 (4.40%) Retail
5 40 (3.67%) Marketing
6 39 (3.57%) Advertising
7 35 (3.21%) Investment Banking
8 28 (2.57%) Back Office
9 15 (1.37%) Law
9 15 (1.37%) Publishing
10 12 (1.10%) Games
11 11 (1.01%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.55%) Legal
14 5 (0.46%) Electronics
15 3 (0.27%) Automotive
16 2 (0.18%) Digital Economy
16 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.092%) Local Government
17 1 (0.092%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 913 (83.68%) Developer
2 253 (23.19%) Web Developer
3 182 (16.68%) C# Developer
4 177 (16.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 149 (13.66%) React Developer
6 146 (13.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 110 (10.08%) .NET Developer
8 107 (9.81%) Senior Developer
9 100 (9.17%) Java Developer
10 86 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 72 (6.60%) Angular Developer
12 68 (6.23%) UI Developer
13 66 (6.05%) HTML Developer
14 62 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
15 54 (4.95%) PHP Developer
16 51 (4.67%) Agile Developer
16 51 (4.67%) Front Office Developer
17 49 (4.49%) C# Web Developer
18 48 (4.40%) .NET Web Developer
18 48 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 585 (53.62%) HTML
2 472 (43.26%) CSS
3 367 (33.64%) AngularJS
4 331 (30.34%) HTML5
5 277 (25.39%) React
6 273 (25.02%) .NET
7 165 (15.12%) Node.js
8 159 (14.57%) CSS3
9 132 (12.10%) jQuery
10 131 (12.01%) ASP.NET
11 113 (10.36%) Redux
12 110 (10.08%) Web Services
13 109 (9.99%) RESTful
14 108 (9.90%) REST
15 89 (8.16%) Sass
16 85 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 73 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (5.87%) Spring
19 57 (5.22%) XML
20 55 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 181 (16.59%) User Experience
2 84 (7.70%) Fintech
3 75 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
4 71 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (4.03%) Algorithms
6 42 (3.85%) Fixed Income
7 41 (3.76%) Mobile App
8 30 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (1.28%) Derivative
11 14 (1.28%) Equities
11 14 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.10%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.01%) Reference Data
15 9 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.82%) Video on Demand
16 8 (0.73%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 89 (8.16%) Linux
2 80 (7.33%) Unix
3 32 (2.93%) Windows
4 28 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.74%) Mac OS X
6 14 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.19%) Android
8 8 (0.73%) zOS
9 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.64%) Solaris
9 7 (0.64%) SUSE
9 7 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.092%) AIX
13 1 (0.092%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (25.76%) TDD
3 193 (17.69%) Test Automation
4 186 (17.05%) MVC
5 183 (16.77%) Front End Development
6 162 (14.85%) Scrum
7 111 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 109 (9.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 101 (9.26%) BDD
10 100 (9.17%) Microservices
11 97 (8.89%) SDLC
12 87 (7.97%) Analytics
13 83 (7.61%) E-Commerce
14 81 (7.42%) OO
15 79 (7.24%) DevOps
16 78 (7.15%) Computer Science
17 77 (7.06%) Unit Testing
18 74 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
19 71 (6.51%) Continuous Deployment
19 71 (6.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 626 (57.38%) JavaScript
2 262 (24.01%) Java
3 244 (22.36%) C#
4 201 (18.42%) SQL
5 147 (13.47%) PHP
6 109 (9.99%) TypeScript
7 103 (9.44%) Python
8 82 (7.52%) ES6
9 53 (4.86%) Java 8
10 46 (4.22%) Ruby
11 19 (1.74%) Perl
12 18 (1.65%) C++
13 16 (1.47%) Scala
14 14 (1.28%) PHP 5
15 13 (1.19%) VBA
16 11 (1.01%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.92%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.82%) ES7
18 9 (0.82%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.73%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 88 (8.07%) Degree
2 35 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
2 35 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.46%) MCDST
6 5 (0.46%) MCSE
7 4 (0.37%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.27%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.18%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.18%) PMP
10 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.02%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) MiFID
2 7 (0.64%) WCAG
3 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 3 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.18%) GDPR
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) WAI
6 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
System Software
1 121 (11.09%) Docker
2 9 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.73%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (0.55%) HDFS
5 5 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.37%) KVM
6 4 (0.37%) LXC
7 1 (0.092%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.092%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 36 (3.30%) Ansible
3 16 (1.47%) Puppet
4 15 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.55%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.55%) CFEngine
6 6 (0.55%) SCCM
7 5 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.37%) Grafana
8 4 (0.37%) Graphite
8 4 (0.37%) Rancher
8 4 (0.37%) Terraform
9 3 (0.27%) Packer
10 2 (0.18%) Nagios
11 1 (0.092%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.092%) Istio
11 1 (0.092%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 128 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.50%) Adobe
3 54 (4.95%) Google
4 51 (4.67%) Oracle
5 30 (2.75%) Splunk
6 26 (2.38%) IBM
7 15 (1.37%) MuleSoft
8 12 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.01%) Progress
9 11 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.92%) F5
10 10 (0.92%) SAP
11 7 (0.64%) ION Trading
12 6 (0.55%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.55%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.46%) Ivanti
13 5 (0.46%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.37%) Blue Prism
14 4 (0.37%) Citrix
14 4 (0.37%) Demandware