Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 88 70
Rank change year-on-year -23 -18 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,080 1,273 1,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.32% 3.03% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.52% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 932 998
London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 23
London median hourly rate £25.34 £34.49 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +14.95% +50.00%
10th Percentile £19.70 £21.33 £19.38
90th Percentile £29.00 £42.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £27.00 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% -20.00% +4.48%

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 40,255 36,198 36,804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.05% 84.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,371 26,045 26,216
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 424 449
London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +18.35% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.25 £50.99
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 17 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 January 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 0 262 £499 +10.83% 100
West London -19 57 £413 +4.76% 91
East London +6 23 £500 +17.65% 31
South London -25 23 £425 +6.25% 14
North London -4 5 £303 -22.44% 9
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 687 (63.61%) JavaScript
2 580 (53.70%) HTML
3 545 (50.46%) CSS
4 442 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
5 338 (31.30%) Java
6 334 (30.93%) AngularJS
7 324 (30.00%) HTML5
8 281 (26.02%) C#
9 269 (24.91%) Finance
10 259 (23.98%) .NET
11 250 (23.15%) SQL
12 229 (21.20%) TDD
13 228 (21.11%) jQuery
14 215 (19.91%) Git (software)
15 212 (19.63%) React
16 207 (19.17%) MVC
17 186 (17.22%) SQL Server
18 174 (16.11%) Web Services
19 173 (16.02%) CSS3
20 172 (15.93%) Front End Development
21 165 (15.28%) Test Automation
22 164 (15.19%) ASP.NET
23 152 (14.07%) Node.js
24 151 (13.98%) User Experience
24 151 (13.98%) Banking
25 136 (12.59%) Scrum
26 131 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
26 131 (12.13%) Linux
27 124 (11.48%) Microsoft
28 123 (11.39%) Python

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 68 (6.30%) CMS
2 42 (3.89%) WordPress
3 37 (3.43%) Apache
3 37 (3.43%) Drupal
4 30 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 23 (2.13%) JBoss
6 20 (1.85%) Confluence
7 19 (1.76%) SharePoint
8 18 (1.67%) nginx
8 18 (1.67%) WebSphere
9 16 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.39%) Umbraco
11 14 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 12 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
13 11 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.02%) Joomla!
14 10 (0.93%) IIS
14 10 (0.93%) uWSGI
15 7 (0.65%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 52 (4.81%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.02%) InVision
4 11 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.19%) GIMP
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.093%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.85%) Magento
2 12 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.37%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.093%) RMDS
6 1 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.093%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.093%) Shopify
6 1 (0.093%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 79 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.78%) Serverless
4 25 (2.31%) npm
5 22 (2.04%) Google Analytics
6 13 (1.20%) GitHub
6 13 (1.20%) PaaS
7 12 (1.11%) IaaS
8 9 (0.83%) CloudBees
8 9 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.74%) Office 365
9 8 (0.74%) SaaS
10 6 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.56%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 4 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.87%) HTTP
2 29 (2.69%) Internet
3 9 (0.83%) Intranet
4 7 (0.65%) FTP
5 6 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.46%) SMS
6 5 (0.46%) SSL
7 4 (0.37%) LDAP
7 4 (0.37%) SMTP
7 4 (0.37%) SSH
8 3 (0.28%) Firewall
9 2 (0.19%) DNS
9 2 (0.19%) Skype
9 2 (0.19%) VPN
9 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.093%) AMQP
10 1 (0.093%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.093%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.093%) Network Security
10 1 (0.093%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.94%) MySQL
3 74 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 54 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 49 (4.54%) NoSQL
6 39 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.76%) Big Data
10 18 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.39%) KDB
14 14 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.02%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.02%) Redis
16 10 (0.93%) Neo4j
16 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (0.83%) MS Access
17 9 (0.83%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 215 (19.91%) Git (software)
2 77 (7.13%) Jenkins
3 61 (5.65%) Subversion
4 58 (5.37%) webpack
5 57 (5.28%) JIRA
6 52 (4.81%) Grunt
7 48 (4.44%) Jasmine
8 46 (4.26%) JUnit
9 43 (3.98%) Babel
9 43 (3.98%) Selenium
10 41 (3.80%) Mocha
11 38 (3.52%) gulp
12 37 (3.43%) TeamCity
13 34 (3.15%) Maven
14 28 (2.59%) Visual Studio
15 25 (2.31%) IntelliJ
16 23 (2.13%) Sinon.JS
16 23 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
18 21 (1.94%) Protractor
General
1 269 (24.91%) Finance
2 151 (13.98%) Banking
3 85 (7.87%) Marketing
4 57 (5.28%) Retail
5 44 (4.07%) Front Office
6 36 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 35 (3.24%) Telecoms
8 33 (3.06%) Games
9 17 (1.57%) Legal
10 16 (1.48%) Advertising
11 15 (1.39%) Law
12 12 (1.11%) Back Office
13 11 (1.02%) Electronics
13 11 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.93%) Publishing
15 6 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.37%) International Banking
17 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.28%) Prime Brokerage
18 2 (0.19%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 864 (80.00%) Developer
2 266 (24.63%) Web Developer
3 166 (15.37%) Java Developer
4 141 (13.06%) C# Developer
5 134 (12.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 109 (10.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 101 (9.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 97 (8.98%) .NET Developer
9 95 (8.80%) HTML Developer
9 95 (8.80%) Senior Developer
10 81 (7.50%) Angular Developer
11 60 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 55 (5.09%) Java Web Developer
13 53 (4.91%) HTML CSS Developer
14 49 (4.54%) SQL Developer
15 45 (4.17%) UI Developer
16 41 (3.80%) Node.js Developer
17 38 (3.52%) Full Stack Web Developer
18 37 (3.43%) Python Developer
19 36 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 580 (53.70%) HTML
2 545 (50.46%) CSS
3 334 (30.93%) AngularJS
4 324 (30.00%) HTML5
5 259 (23.98%) .NET
6 228 (21.11%) jQuery
7 212 (19.63%) React
8 174 (16.11%) Web Services
9 173 (16.02%) CSS3
10 164 (15.19%) ASP.NET
11 152 (14.07%) Node.js
12 121 (11.20%) REST
12 121 (11.20%) RESTful
13 107 (9.91%) Sass
14 105 (9.72%) JSON
15 96 (8.89%) XML
16 94 (8.70%) Spring
17 85 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 78 (7.22%) .NET Framework
19 59 (5.46%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 151 (13.98%) User Experience
2 97 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (3.52%) Fintech
5 36 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 34 (3.15%) Computer Science
7 31 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 30 (2.78%) Derivative
9 28 (2.59%) Equities
10 22 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 19 (1.76%) Social Media
12 18 (1.67%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
13 16 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
14 15 (1.39%) N-Tier
15 12 (1.11%) Animation
15 12 (1.11%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.93%) STB
16 10 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (12.13%) Linux
2 78 (7.22%) Unix
3 54 (5.00%) Windows
4 30 (2.78%) Android
4 30 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 20 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 17 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.56%) CentOS
9 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.19%) Fedora
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.093%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (21.20%) TDD
3 207 (19.17%) MVC
4 172 (15.93%) Front End Development
5 165 (15.28%) Test Automation
6 136 (12.59%) Scrum
7 131 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (10.65%) BDD
9 104 (9.63%) OO
10 101 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 91 (8.43%) Software Engineering
12 89 (8.24%) E-Commerce
13 81 (7.50%) SDLC
14 72 (6.67%) Project Management
15 71 (6.57%) Unit Testing
16 63 (5.83%) Analytics
17 57 (5.28%) DevOps
18 53 (4.91%) Continuous Delivery
19 52 (4.81%) Microservices
20 49 (4.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 687 (63.61%) JavaScript
2 338 (31.30%) Java
3 281 (26.02%) C#
4 250 (23.15%) SQL
5 123 (11.39%) Python
6 119 (11.02%) PHP
7 70 (6.48%) TypeScript
8 69 (6.39%) ES6
9 34 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 32 (2.96%) Scala
11 31 (2.87%) C++
12 28 (2.59%) T-SQL
13 23 (2.13%) Ruby
14 22 (2.04%) C
15 16 (1.48%) Groovy
15 16 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.20%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.02%) ES7
18 9 (0.83%) R
18 9 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (6.67%) Degree
2 37 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.28%) MCP
7 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.19%) MBA
8 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.093%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.093%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.093%) MCTS
9 1 (0.093%) PMP
9 1 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.63%) QA
2 13 (1.20%) MiFID
3 9 (0.83%) WCAG
4 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.46%) SLA
6 4 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.19%) PMO
7 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.19%) UCITS
8 1 (0.093%) EMIR
8 1 (0.093%) GDPR
8 1 (0.093%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (6.85%) Docker
2 6 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.093%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.093%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (1.94%) Ansible
2 10 (0.93%) Puppet
2 10 (0.93%) Rancher
3 7 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.28%) Control-M
6 2 (0.19%) Grafana
6 2 (0.19%) Graphite
6 2 (0.19%) Mesos
6 2 (0.19%) Terraform
7 1 (0.093%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.093%) Nagios
7 1 (0.093%) Packer
7 1 (0.093%) Salt
Vendors
1 124 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 98 (9.07%) Oracle
3 39 (3.61%) Google
4 36 (3.33%) Adobe
5 14 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.20%) New Relic
7 12 (1.11%) DevExpress
7 12 (1.11%) hybris
7 12 (1.11%) SAP
8 11 (1.02%) Demandware
9 8 (0.74%) Zend
10 7 (0.65%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.65%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.56%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.56%) Splunk
11 6 (0.56%) Sybase
11 6 (0.56%) Syncfusion
11 6 (0.56%) Telerik
12 5 (0.46%) ATG
12 5 (0.46%) IBM