Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 107 80
Rank change year-on-year +2 -27 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,176 1,120 1,458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.55% 2.49% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.83% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 837 1,096
London median daily rate £500 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £308
90th Percentile £663 £631 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.89% -35.71% +58.26%
10th Percentile £31.45 £14.88 £22.67
90th Percentile £35.25 £40.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £34.25 £42.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.41% +102.38% -37.81%

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 40,402 39,519 38,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.50% 87.93% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,167 28,598 27,885
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 478 373 397
London median hourly rate £21.38 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.07% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.24 £11.39
90th Percentile £54.24 £51.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -26 232 £500 - 108
South London -10 64 £469 +25.00% 15
West London -39 23 £395 -12.22% 76
East London -22 19 £525 +16.67% 43
North London +3 11 £401 +7.00% 4
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 694 (59.01%) JavaScript
2 621 (52.81%) HTML
3 567 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
4 532 (45.24%) CSS
5 354 (30.10%) AngularJS
6 340 (28.91%) HTML5
7 311 (26.45%) Finance
8 295 (25.09%) Java
9 274 (23.30%) TDD
10 263 (22.36%) React
11 258 (21.94%) .NET
12 253 (21.51%) C#
13 243 (20.66%) Git (software)
14 201 (17.09%) SQL
15 200 (17.01%) User Experience
16 193 (16.41%) Node.js
17 188 (15.99%) MVC
18 183 (15.56%) Front End Development
19 182 (15.48%) Scrum
20 170 (14.46%) CSS3
21 167 (14.20%) Banking
22 158 (13.44%) Test Automation
23 149 (12.67%) jQuery
24 147 (12.50%) PHP
25 141 (11.99%) REST
26 137 (11.65%) Python
27 135 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
28 132 (11.22%) ASP.NET
29 130 (11.05%) Microsoft Azure
30 128 (10.88%) Docker

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 83 (7.06%) CMS
2 46 (3.91%) WordPress
3 44 (3.74%) Confluence
4 43 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (3.23%) Apache
6 25 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.70%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.45%) Drupal
9 13 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.11%) Mule
9 13 (1.11%) nginx
10 12 (1.02%) Anypoint
10 12 (1.02%) IIS
11 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.85%) IBM Domino
13 9 (0.77%) CoreMedia CMS
13 9 (0.77%) JBoss
14 8 (0.68%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (4.85%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.77%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.60%) InVision
6 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.34%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.34%) InDesign
8 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.085%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 13 (1.11%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.60%) Magento
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (11.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (4.00%) npm
4 45 (3.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 36 (3.06%) GitHub
6 32 (2.72%) Serverless
7 19 (1.62%) Google Analytics
8 14 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (1.19%) Heroku
9 10 (0.85%) Office 365
10 9 (0.77%) G Suite
10 9 (0.77%) PaaS
10 9 (0.77%) SaaS
11 8 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.60%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
12 7 (0.60%) IaaS
13 6 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.42%) HTTP
2 43 (3.66%) Internet
3 39 (3.32%) Intranet
4 19 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.94%) BIG-IP
5 11 (0.94%) SSL
6 8 (0.68%) DNS
7 7 (0.60%) RTMP
8 5 (0.43%) Firewall
8 5 (0.43%) MQTT
8 5 (0.43%) SNMP
8 5 (0.43%) Wireless
9 4 (0.34%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.34%) SMTP
10 3 (0.26%) SMS
11 2 (0.17%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.17%) SNA
12 1 (0.085%) DSL
12 1 (0.085%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.04%) MongoDB
3 66 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 63 (5.36%) MySQL
5 59 (5.02%) NoSQL
6 56 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (1.96%) Neo4j
9 23 (1.96%) Redis
10 22 (1.87%) Big Data
11 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (1.28%) Hadoop
15 12 (1.02%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 243 (20.66%) Git (software)
2 88 (7.48%) JIRA
3 77 (6.55%) Jenkins
4 74 (6.29%) Selenium
5 64 (5.44%) Jasmine
6 59 (5.02%) webpack
7 53 (4.51%) Maven
8 42 (3.57%) Grunt
9 41 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
10 39 (3.32%) Visual Studio
11 33 (2.81%) TeamCity
12 32 (2.72%) gulp
13 31 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 30 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
15 27 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (2.04%) Cucumber
17 23 (1.96%) Subversion
17 23 (1.96%) WebDriver
18 22 (1.87%) Mockito
19 21 (1.79%) CruiseControl
General
1 311 (26.45%) Finance
2 167 (14.20%) Banking
3 115 (9.78%) Front Office
4 57 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 50 (4.25%) Retail
6 42 (3.57%) Advertising
7 38 (3.23%) Marketing
8 34 (2.89%) Back Office
9 18 (1.53%) Games
10 17 (1.45%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.28%) Law
12 9 (0.77%) Publishing
13 6 (0.51%) Legal
13 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.34%) Electronics
14 4 (0.34%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.26%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 953 (81.04%) Developer
2 292 (24.83%) Web Developer
3 191 (16.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 175 (14.88%) C# Developer
5 162 (13.78%) React Developer
6 156 (13.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 130 (11.05%) Senior Developer
8 115 (9.78%) Java Developer
9 111 (9.44%) .NET Developer
10 93 (7.91%) Full Stack Developer
11 89 (7.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 82 (6.97%) Angular Developer
13 79 (6.72%) UI Developer
14 68 (5.78%) HTML Developer
15 64 (5.44%) Python Developer
16 53 (4.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 52 (4.42%) Agile Developer
17 52 (4.42%) Front Office Developer
17 52 (4.42%) PHP Developer
18 41 (3.49%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 621 (52.81%) HTML
2 532 (45.24%) CSS
3 354 (30.10%) AngularJS
4 340 (28.91%) HTML5
5 263 (22.36%) React
6 258 (21.94%) .NET
7 193 (16.41%) Node.js
8 170 (14.46%) CSS3
9 149 (12.67%) jQuery
10 141 (11.99%) REST
11 132 (11.22%) ASP.NET
12 117 (9.95%) Web Services
13 110 (9.35%) Redux
14 99 (8.42%) Sass
15 87 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 83 (7.06%) Spring
17 78 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 68 (5.78%) RESTful
19 67 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 67 (5.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 200 (17.01%) User Experience
2 93 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
3 92 (7.82%) Fintech
4 84 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 60 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (4.59%) Algorithms
7 51 (4.34%) Fixed Income
8 33 (2.81%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.96%) Derivative
9 23 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
10 21 (1.79%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.62%) Hedge funds
12 15 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (1.19%) Equities
13 14 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (1.11%) Video on Demand
15 12 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
16 11 (0.94%) Over-the-Top Content
17 10 (0.85%) Market Risk
17 10 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (9.27%) Linux
2 64 (5.44%) Unix
3 38 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 37 (3.15%) Windows
5 21 (1.79%) Android
6 14 (1.19%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.77%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.68%) Solaris
10 7 (0.60%) SUSE
10 7 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (0.60%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.34%) zOS
13 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.085%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (23.30%) TDD
3 188 (15.99%) MVC
4 183 (15.56%) Front End Development
5 182 (15.48%) Scrum
6 158 (13.44%) Test Automation
7 135 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 106 (9.01%) Responsive Web Design
9 104 (8.84%) Analytics
10 92 (7.82%) Software Engineering
11 90 (7.65%) OO
12 87 (7.40%) SDLC
13 82 (6.97%) E-Commerce
14 81 (6.89%) DevOps
15 79 (6.72%) Microservices
16 78 (6.63%) BDD
16 78 (6.63%) Unit Testing
17 65 (5.53%) Data Science
18 63 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
19 53 (4.51%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 694 (59.01%) JavaScript
2 295 (25.09%) Java
3 253 (21.51%) C#
4 201 (17.09%) SQL
5 147 (12.50%) PHP
6 137 (11.65%) Python
7 113 (9.61%) TypeScript
8 91 (7.74%) ES6
9 50 (4.25%) Java 8
10 33 (2.81%) Ruby
11 22 (1.87%) C++
12 20 (1.70%) Scala
13 18 (1.53%) Perl
14 15 (1.28%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.11%) C
16 12 (1.02%) ES7
17 11 (0.94%) T-SQL
18 10 (0.85%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.77%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (7.74%) Degree
2 43 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 43 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.43%) MCDST
5 5 (0.43%) MCSE
5 5 (0.43%) PhD
6 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.17%) MCP
7 2 (0.17%) MCPD
7 2 (0.17%) MCTS
7 2 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.17%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.085%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.49%) QA
2 9 (0.77%) MiFID
3 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.43%) SLA
4 4 (0.34%) WAI
5 3 (0.26%) GDPR
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.17%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.17%) WCAG
7 1 (0.085%) PMO
System Software
1 128 (10.88%) Docker
2 11 (0.94%) HDFS
3 7 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.34%) KVM
5 4 (0.34%) LXC
5 4 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 45 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 36 (3.06%) Ansible
3 19 (1.62%) Puppet
4 15 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.60%) CFEngine
6 7 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.51%) Grafana
7 6 (0.51%) Graphite
7 6 (0.51%) SCCM
7 6 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.43%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.43%) Terraform
9 3 (0.26%) Packer
10 2 (0.17%) Nagios
11 1 (0.085%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.085%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.085%) Rancher
11 1 (0.085%) Salt
11 1 (0.085%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 122 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.93%) Adobe
3 56 (4.76%) Oracle
4 50 (4.25%) Google
5 26 (2.21%) IBM
6 17 (1.45%) Splunk
7 16 (1.36%) ION Trading
8 14 (1.19%) MuleSoft
9 13 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.94%) F5
11 11 (0.94%) Progress
12 10 (0.85%) Demandware
13 9 (0.77%) SAP
14 7 (0.60%) MapR
14 7 (0.60%) Tealium
14 7 (0.60%) Zend
15 6 (0.51%) Ivanti
15 6 (0.51%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.43%) Atlassian