Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 102 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,188 1,034 1,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.65% 2.61% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.01% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 761 942
London median daily rate £500 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +2.72%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £600 £599
England median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
London median hourly rate £22.70 £16.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.88% -58.44% +92.50%
10th Percentile £15.91 £13.65 £24.15
90th Percentile £24.09 £145.50 £60.00
England median hourly rate £23.80 £42.50 £29.63
% change year-on-year -44.01% +43.42% +3.29%

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 39,216 34,407 37,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.34% 86.69% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,400 24,709 27,092
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 381 363
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.86 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +18.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.38 £52.50 £50.57
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +6 277 £500 +5.26% 109
South London -39 43 £440 +22.32% 7
West London -25 24 £400 -11.11% 74
East London -24 18 £500 +11.11% 31
North London -1 11 £425 +9.68% 4
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 748 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 627 (52.78%) HTML
3 588 (49.49%) CSS
4 503 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
5 378 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 354 (29.80%) HTML5
7 343 (28.87%) Java
8 289 (24.33%) Finance
9 276 (23.23%) TDD
10 266 (22.39%) React
11 261 (21.97%) C#
12 255 (21.46%) Git (software)
13 250 (21.04%) .NET
14 244 (20.54%) Node.js
15 230 (19.36%) MVC
16 228 (19.19%) Banking
17 214 (18.01%) User Experience
18 209 (17.59%) CSS3
19 185 (15.57%) REST
20 184 (15.49%) jQuery
21 178 (14.98%) SQL Server
21 178 (14.98%) SQL
22 177 (14.90%) Front End Development
23 170 (14.31%) Web Services
24 159 (13.38%) Linux
25 156 (13.13%) Python
26 154 (12.96%) Test Automation
27 144 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
28 143 (12.04%) Scrum
29 139 (11.70%) PHP

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 53 (4.46%) CMS
2 48 (4.04%) WordPress
3 41 (3.45%) Confluence
4 39 (3.28%) Apache
5 37 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (2.53%) Drupal
7 27 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.85%) nginx
9 16 (1.35%) IIS
10 15 (1.26%) Apache Spark
11 13 (1.09%) SharePoint
12 12 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.93%) JBoss
13 11 (0.93%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.84%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.34%) IBM Domino
17 4 (0.34%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 44 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.25%) InVision
7 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.17%) GIMP
8 2 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.084%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.77%) ION MarketView
2 13 (1.09%) Magento
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.25%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.084%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.084%) Revive Adserver
5 1 (0.084%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 112 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.63%) npm
4 43 (3.62%) GitHub
5 35 (2.95%) Serverless
6 26 (2.19%) Google Analytics
7 22 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (1.01%) SaaS
10 11 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.93%) Google Tag Manager
10 11 (0.93%) Heroku
11 10 (0.84%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (0.67%) Route 53
12 8 (0.67%) Yarn
13 7 (0.59%) IaaS
14 6 (0.51%) Fastly
14 6 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (5.30%) HTTP
2 26 (2.19%) Internet
3 19 (1.60%) Intranet
4 7 (0.59%) SMS
5 5 (0.42%) MQTT
5 5 (0.42%) RTMP
6 3 (0.25%) DNS
6 3 (0.25%) DSL
6 3 (0.25%) SSH
6 3 (0.25%) SSL
7 2 (0.17%) FTP
7 2 (0.17%) LAN
7 2 (0.17%) Skype
7 2 (0.17%) SNA
7 2 (0.17%) WAN
8 1 (0.084%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.084%) Firewall
8 1 (0.084%) SMTP
8 1 (0.084%) SNMP
8 1 (0.084%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 106 (8.92%) Relational Database
3 90 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 82 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 49 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (3.79%) MySQL
7 39 (3.28%) Redis
8 34 (2.86%) Neo4j
9 25 (2.10%) Big Data
9 25 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.85%) KDB
12 21 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (1.60%) Blockchain
14 19 (1.60%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.43%) Hadoop
16 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (0.84%) CouchDB
17 10 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 255 (21.46%) Git (software)
2 92 (7.74%) Jenkins
2 92 (7.74%) webpack
3 71 (5.98%) Grunt
4 64 (5.39%) JIRA
5 63 (5.30%) Jasmine
6 62 (5.22%) Maven
6 62 (5.22%) Selenium
7 56 (4.71%) Subversion
8 52 (4.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 47 (3.96%) gulp
10 42 (3.54%) Mocha
11 35 (2.95%) Visual Studio
12 31 (2.61%) Mockito
13 28 (2.36%) JUnit
14 26 (2.19%) Cucumber
15 22 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (1.60%) Sinon.JS
17 18 (1.52%) Babel
17 18 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 289 (24.33%) Finance
2 228 (19.19%) Banking
3 115 (9.68%) Front Office
4 70 (5.89%) Investment Banking
5 59 (4.97%) Marketing
6 46 (3.87%) Advertising
7 41 (3.45%) Games
8 35 (2.95%) Retail
9 27 (2.27%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.68%) Back Office
11 8 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.67%) Law
12 5 (0.42%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.42%) Publishing
13 3 (0.25%) Electronics
13 3 (0.25%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.25%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.17%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.17%) Legal
14 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 972 (81.82%) Developer
2 356 (29.97%) Web Developer
3 166 (13.97%) Java Developer
4 164 (13.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 162 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 157 (13.22%) React Developer
7 155 (13.05%) C# Developer
8 144 (12.12%) Senior Developer
9 128 (10.77%) Full Stack Developer
10 95 (8.00%) .NET Developer
11 94 (7.91%) Angular Developer
12 78 (6.57%) HTML Developer
13 70 (5.89%) Java Web Developer
14 69 (5.81%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 64 (5.39%) Python Developer
16 63 (5.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 62 (5.22%) UI Developer
18 59 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
19 52 (4.38%) PHP Developer
20 46 (3.87%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 627 (52.78%) HTML
2 588 (49.49%) CSS
3 378 (31.82%) AngularJS
4 354 (29.80%) HTML5
5 266 (22.39%) React
6 250 (21.04%) .NET
7 244 (20.54%) Node.js
8 209 (17.59%) CSS3
9 185 (15.57%) REST
10 184 (15.49%) jQuery
11 170 (14.31%) Web Services
12 135 (11.36%) ASP.NET
13 117 (9.85%) Sass
14 111 (9.34%) RESTful
15 99 (8.33%) Spring
16 86 (7.24%) Redux
17 83 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 71 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 61 (5.13%) XML
20 60 (5.05%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 214 (18.01%) User Experience
2 102 (8.59%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (4.97%) Fintech
5 45 (3.79%) Algorithms
6 43 (3.62%) Fixed Income
7 36 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 28 (2.36%) Hedge funds
9 26 (2.19%) Equities
9 26 (2.19%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.94%) Virtual Team
11 20 (1.68%) Derivative
12 18 (1.52%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
16 11 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
16 11 (0.93%) Video on Demand
17 9 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (13.38%) Linux
2 77 (6.48%) Unix
3 49 (4.12%) Windows
4 45 (3.79%) Mac OS X
5 40 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.86%) Android
7 14 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.59%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.42%) Nucleus RTOS
9 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.25%) CentOS
10 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.084%) Solaris
12 1 (0.084%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (23.23%) TDD
3 230 (19.36%) MVC
4 177 (14.90%) Front End Development
5 154 (12.96%) Test Automation
6 144 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 143 (12.04%) Scrum
8 118 (9.93%) Responsive Web Design
9 103 (8.67%) BDD
10 101 (8.50%) OO
11 100 (8.42%) SDLC
12 97 (8.16%) Microservices
13 86 (7.24%) Unit Testing
14 83 (6.99%) DevOps
15 79 (6.65%) Analytics
16 77 (6.48%) Continuous Deployment
16 77 (6.48%) E-Commerce
17 71 (5.98%) Open Source
18 64 (5.39%) Software Engineering
19 62 (5.22%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 748 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 343 (28.87%) Java
3 261 (21.97%) C#
4 178 (14.98%) SQL
5 156 (13.13%) Python
6 139 (11.70%) PHP
7 101 (8.50%) ES6
8 87 (7.32%) TypeScript
9 42 (3.54%) Java 8
10 31 (2.61%) Ruby
11 28 (2.36%) Scala
12 17 (1.43%) C
13 16 (1.35%) ES7
14 15 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.09%) C++
17 12 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.93%) R
19 9 (0.76%) Go
20 7 (0.59%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 51 (4.29%) Degree
2 47 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.67%) PhD
6 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.34%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.34%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.17%) MCP
8 2 (0.17%) MCPD
8 2 (0.17%) MCTS
8 2 (0.17%) PMP
9 1 (0.084%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.084%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.084%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.03%) QA
2 9 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.51%) MiFID
4 5 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.42%) GCP
5 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.34%) SLA
6 3 (0.25%) GDPR
6 3 (0.25%) WAI
6 3 (0.25%) WCAG
7 2 (0.17%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.17%) PMO
8 1 (0.084%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.084%) EMIR
System Software
1 120 (10.10%) Docker
2 8 (0.67%) HDFS
3 6 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.084%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 21 (1.77%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.35%) Ansible
3 15 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.84%) Puppet
5 7 (0.59%) Grafana
6 6 (0.51%) Graphite
7 4 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.34%) Rancher
7 4 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.25%) Nagios
9 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.17%) Terraform
10 1 (0.084%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.084%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.084%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.084%) Salt
Vendors
1 111 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 64 (5.39%) Oracle
3 44 (3.70%) Adobe
4 38 (3.20%) Google
5 21 (1.77%) ION Trading
6 19 (1.60%) IBM
7 15 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 10 (0.84%) Splunk
9 10 (0.84%) Zend
10 8 (0.67%) Demandware
11 6 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.51%) Tealium
12 5 (0.42%) MapR
12 5 (0.42%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.34%) SAP
13 4 (0.34%) Telerik
14 3 (0.25%) Alteryx
14 3 (0.25%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (0.25%) Cerner