Period
to 23 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 23 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 89 71
Rank change year-on-year -20 -18 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,090 1,221 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.34% 2.94% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.42% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 885 998
London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
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 5 21
London median hourly rate £25.34 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.59% +2.94% +70.00%
10th Percentile £19.70 £20.34 £19.23
90th Percentile £29.00 £42.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £27.00 £27.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year -2.70% -22.38% +6.72%

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 40,383 35,736 37,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.60% 85.98% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,483 25,718 26,478
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 422 457
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £13.44 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.40
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +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 23 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 23 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 23 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 +4 261 £500 +11.11% 110
West London -28 59 £425 +9.68% 78
East London +5 25 £500 +17.65% 30
South London -25 22 £425 +6.25% 15
North London 0 6 £375 -3.85% 9
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 691 (63.39%) JavaScript
2 586 (53.76%) HTML
3 550 (50.46%) CSS
4 445 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
5 347 (31.83%) Java
6 337 (30.92%) HTML5
7 334 (30.64%) AngularJS
8 287 (26.33%) C#
9 273 (25.05%) Finance
10 259 (23.76%) .NET
11 253 (23.21%) SQL
12 235 (21.56%) TDD
13 230 (21.10%) jQuery
14 220 (20.18%) React
15 216 (19.82%) Git (software)
16 206 (18.90%) MVC
17 191 (17.52%) SQL Server
18 181 (16.61%) CSS3
19 177 (16.24%) Web Services
20 171 (15.69%) Test Automation
21 168 (15.41%) Front End Development
22 161 (14.77%) ASP.NET
23 157 (14.40%) Node.js
24 156 (14.31%) Banking
25 153 (14.04%) User Experience
26 136 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
27 134 (12.29%) Scrum
27 134 (12.29%) Linux
28 131 (12.02%) Python
29 123 (11.28%) Microsoft

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 66 (6.06%) CMS
2 41 (3.76%) WordPress
3 39 (3.58%) Apache
4 36 (3.30%) Drupal
5 30 (2.75%) Tomcat
6 24 (2.20%) JBoss
7 22 (2.02%) Confluence
8 19 (1.74%) nginx
8 19 (1.74%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.38%) Umbraco
11 14 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.01%) Joomla!
12 11 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
13 10 (0.92%) IIS
13 10 (0.92%) uWSGI
14 7 (0.64%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.01%) InVision
4 11 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.37%) GIMP
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.092%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (1.74%) Magento
2 11 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.37%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.37%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.092%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.092%) RMDS
6 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.092%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.092%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 83 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.03%) Serverless
4 24 (2.20%) Google Analytics
5 23 (2.11%) npm
6 14 (1.28%) PaaS
7 13 (1.19%) GitHub
7 13 (1.19%) IaaS
8 10 (0.92%) CloudBees
9 9 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.83%) SaaS
10 8 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.73%) Office 365
11 7 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
12 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.55%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.12%) HTTP
2 30 (2.75%) Internet
3 10 (0.92%) Intranet
4 7 (0.64%) FTP
5 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.46%) SMS
6 5 (0.46%) SSL
7 4 (0.37%) SMTP
7 4 (0.37%) SSH
8 3 (0.28%) Firewall
9 2 (0.18%) DNS
9 2 (0.18%) Skype
9 2 (0.18%) VPN
9 2 (0.18%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.092%) AMQP
10 1 (0.092%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.092%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.092%) Network Security
10 1 (0.092%) SNA
10 1 (0.092%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (17.52%) SQL Server
2 76 (6.97%) MySQL
3 75 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 53 (4.86%) MongoDB
6 39 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.83%) Big Data
10 19 (1.74%) KDB
11 18 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.56%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.01%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.01%) Redis
15 10 (0.92%) MS Access
15 10 (0.92%) Neo4j
15 10 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 216 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 79 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 62 (5.69%) Subversion
3 62 (5.69%) webpack
4 59 (5.41%) JIRA
5 55 (5.05%) Grunt
6 48 (4.40%) Jasmine
7 46 (4.22%) JUnit
8 45 (4.13%) Babel
8 45 (4.13%) Mocha
9 41 (3.76%) Selenium
10 38 (3.49%) gulp
11 37 (3.39%) TeamCity
12 31 (2.84%) Maven
13 30 (2.75%) Visual Studio
14 27 (2.48%) Sinon.JS
15 24 (2.20%) IntelliJ
16 23 (2.11%) Karma Test Runner
17 22 (2.02%) Gerrit
17 22 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 273 (25.05%) Finance
2 156 (14.31%) Banking
3 83 (7.61%) Marketing
4 57 (5.23%) Retail
5 49 (4.50%) Front Office
6 38 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 37 (3.39%) Investment Banking
8 33 (3.03%) Games
9 17 (1.56%) Advertising
9 17 (1.56%) Legal
10 13 (1.19%) Law
11 12 (1.10%) Back Office
12 11 (1.01%) Electronics
12 11 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.83%) Publishing
14 6 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.37%) International Banking
16 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.18%) Local Government
17 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 878 (80.55%) Developer
2 274 (25.14%) Web Developer
3 167 (15.32%) Java Developer
4 142 (13.03%) C# Developer
5 138 (12.66%) JavaScript Developer
6 108 (9.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 104 (9.54%) Full Stack Developer
8 101 (9.27%) Senior Developer
9 100 (9.17%) HTML Developer
10 99 (9.08%) .NET Developer
11 83 (7.61%) Angular Developer
12 80 (7.34%) React Developer
13 61 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
14 56 (5.14%) HTML CSS Developer
15 55 (5.05%) Java Web Developer
16 49 (4.50%) SQL Developer
17 46 (4.22%) UI Developer
18 39 (3.58%) Node.js Developer
19 38 (3.49%) Full Stack Web Developer
20 37 (3.39%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 586 (53.76%) HTML
2 550 (50.46%) CSS
3 337 (30.92%) HTML5
4 334 (30.64%) AngularJS
5 259 (23.76%) .NET
6 230 (21.10%) jQuery
7 220 (20.18%) React
8 181 (16.61%) CSS3
9 177 (16.24%) Web Services
10 161 (14.77%) ASP.NET
11 157 (14.40%) Node.js
12 123 (11.28%) RESTful
13 120 (11.01%) REST
14 110 (10.09%) JSON
15 107 (9.82%) Sass
16 95 (8.72%) Spring
17 94 (8.62%) XML
18 82 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
19 77 (7.06%) .NET Framework
20 62 (5.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 153 (14.04%) User Experience
2 97 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (3.49%) Fintech
5 37 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (3.30%) Fixed Income
7 33 (3.03%) Derivative
8 31 (2.84%) Equities
9 30 (2.75%) Mobile App
10 22 (2.02%) Algorithms
10 22 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (1.93%) Equity Derivative
12 19 (1.74%) Social Media
13 16 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
14 15 (1.38%) N-Tier
15 12 (1.10%) Animation
15 12 (1.10%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.92%) STB
16 10 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (12.29%) Linux
2 78 (7.16%) Unix
3 55 (5.05%) Windows
4 29 (2.66%) Android
4 29 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.93%) Mac OS X
6 17 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.64%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.55%) CentOS
9 5 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.18%) Fedora
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.092%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (21.56%) TDD
3 206 (18.90%) MVC
4 171 (15.69%) Test Automation
5 168 (15.41%) Front End Development
6 136 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
7 134 (12.29%) Scrum
8 116 (10.64%) BDD
9 110 (10.09%) OO
10 104 (9.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 90 (8.26%) E-Commerce
12 88 (8.07%) Software Engineering
13 85 (7.80%) SDLC
14 70 (6.42%) Project Management
14 70 (6.42%) Unit Testing
15 64 (5.87%) Analytics
16 59 (5.41%) DevOps
17 58 (5.32%) Continuous Delivery
18 57 (5.23%) Microservices
19 50 (4.59%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 691 (63.39%) JavaScript
2 347 (31.83%) Java
3 287 (26.33%) C#
4 253 (23.21%) SQL
5 131 (12.02%) Python
6 118 (10.83%) PHP
7 74 (6.79%) TypeScript
8 73 (6.70%) ES6
9 34 (3.12%) PL/SQL
10 33 (3.03%) Scala
11 31 (2.84%) C++
12 27 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 24 (2.20%) Ruby
14 22 (2.02%) C
15 17 (1.56%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.38%) Groovy
17 13 (1.19%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.01%) ES7
19 10 (0.92%) Shell Script
20 9 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (6.70%) Degree
2 37 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.28%) MCP
8 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.18%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.18%) MBA
10 1 (0.092%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.092%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.092%) MCTS
10 1 (0.092%) PMP
10 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.092%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.22%) QA
2 13 (1.19%) MiFID
3 10 (0.92%) WCAG
4 6 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.46%) SLA
6 4 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.18%) PMO
7 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.18%) UCITS
8 1 (0.092%) EMIR
8 1 (0.092%) GDPR
8 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (6.97%) Docker
2 7 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.092%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.092%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (2.11%) Ansible
2 11 (1.01%) Rancher
3 10 (0.92%) Puppet
4 7 (0.64%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.28%) Control-M
8 2 (0.18%) Grafana
8 2 (0.18%) Graphite
8 2 (0.18%) Mesos
8 2 (0.18%) Terraform
9 1 (0.092%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.092%) Nagios
9 1 (0.092%) Packer
9 1 (0.092%) Salt
Vendors
1 123 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.99%) Oracle
3 40 (3.67%) Google
4 36 (3.30%) Adobe
5 14 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.19%) hybris
7 12 (1.10%) New Relic
7 12 (1.10%) SAP
8 11 (1.01%) DevExpress
9 10 (0.92%) Demandware
9 10 (0.92%) Zend
10 9 (0.83%) Intapp
11 8 (0.73%) Telerik
12 7 (0.64%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.55%) AppDynamics
13 6 (0.55%) Splunk
13 6 (0.55%) Sybase
13 6 (0.55%) Syncfusion
13 6 (0.55%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.46%) IBM