Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 101 101
Rank change year-on-year -37 0 -21
Contract jobs citing Web Development 834 1,240 1,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.05% 2.69% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.05% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 969 826
London median daily rate £510 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +10.01% +6.94%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £675 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +36.88% -41.32%
10th Percentile £21.65 £20.95 £13.65
90th Percentile £37.85 £22.85 £145.50
England median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +30.36% -34.12% +109.15%

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 36,205 40,705 37,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.85% 88.26% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,917 29,520 26,451
London median daily rate £523 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £344 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £656
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 555 399
London median hourly rate £24.76 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.98% +5.26% +11.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.00 £12.78
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.75 £51.40
England median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £24.47
% change year-on-year +11.64% -8.04% +4.12%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 -31 209 £525 +5.00% 95
South London +21 47 £425 - 12
West London +27 26 £424 +6.08% 59
East London +6 14 £525 +5.00% 36
North London -10 6 £375 -6.54% 8
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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.

1 515 (61.75%) JavaScript
2 439 (52.64%) HTML
3 412 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
4 404 (48.44%) CSS
5 272 (32.61%) TDD
6 243 (29.14%) Java
7 235 (28.18%) AngularJS
8 206 (24.70%) React
8 206 (24.70%) Front End Development
9 202 (24.22%) HTML5
10 200 (23.98%) Finance
11 190 (22.78%) Test Automation
12 188 (22.54%) .NET
13 164 (19.66%) SQL
14 163 (19.54%) Scrum
15 157 (18.82%) Linux
15 157 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
15 157 (18.82%) Microservices
16 153 (18.35%) Node.js
17 149 (17.87%) Git (software)
18 147 (17.63%) C#
19 145 (17.39%) REST
20 144 (17.27%) User Experience
21 131 (15.71%) BDD
22 129 (15.47%) jQuery
23 128 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
24 125 (14.99%) CSS3
25 123 (14.75%) MVC
26 122 (14.63%) Docker
27 119 (14.27%) DevOps

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 62 (7.43%) CMS
2 52 (6.24%) Confluence
3 34 (4.08%) Apache
3 34 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (3.48%) WordPress
6 22 (2.64%) Drupal
6 22 (2.64%) IIS
7 10 (1.20%) JBoss
7 10 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.60%) GeoServer
11 5 (0.60%) nginx
11 5 (0.60%) SAS
12 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.48%) Tornado
Applications
1 40 (4.80%) Photoshop
2 21 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.32%) Sketch
4 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.12%) InDesign
8 1 (0.12%) InVision
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.60%) Magento
3 4 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.24%) Shopify
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Unica
6 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 157 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.32%) SaaS
4 34 (4.08%) GitHub
5 29 (3.48%) Google Analytics
6 25 (3.00%) npm
7 17 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.56%) Office 365
8 13 (1.56%) Serverless
9 12 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (1.44%) MailChimp
10 11 (1.32%) Yarn
11 9 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (1.08%) Power Platform
12 8 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.96%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.96%) Yammer
13 7 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.36%) HTTP
2 24 (2.88%) Intranet
3 20 (2.40%) Internet
4 8 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.60%) SSL
6 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.36%) Firewall
7 3 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) Network Security
9 1 (0.12%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.12%) DHCP
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
9 1 (0.12%) IPsec
9 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 94 (11.27%) MongoDB
3 73 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 60 (7.19%) MySQL
5 51 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 43 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 43 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 25 (3.00%) Neo4j
8 20 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (1.08%) Power BI
12 9 (1.08%) Redis
13 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.84%) Big Data
14 7 (0.84%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 149 (17.87%) Git (software)
2 85 (10.19%) JIRA
3 76 (9.11%) Jenkins
4 56 (6.71%) webpack
5 54 (6.47%) gulp
6 45 (5.40%) Bitbucket
7 44 (5.28%) Grunt
8 43 (5.16%) Mockito
9 37 (4.44%) Jasmine
10 33 (3.96%) Visual Studio
11 29 (3.48%) Karma Test Runner
12 27 (3.24%) Subversion
12 27 (3.24%) TeamCity
13 26 (3.12%) Maven
14 24 (2.88%) Pylint
14 24 (2.88%) Sourcetree
15 22 (2.64%) Cucumber
15 22 (2.64%) GitLab
16 16 (1.92%) Mocha
17 14 (1.68%) PostCSS
General
1 200 (23.98%) Finance
2 94 (11.27%) Banking
3 64 (7.67%) Marketing
4 45 (5.40%) Front Office
5 30 (3.60%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.52%) Retail
7 14 (1.68%) Legal
7 14 (1.68%) Publishing
8 11 (1.32%) Advertising
9 10 (1.20%) Back Office
10 9 (1.08%) French Language
11 8 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.72%) Games
13 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.24%) Law
14 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 698 (83.69%) Developer
2 170 (20.38%) Web Developer
3 115 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 104 (12.47%) Java Developer
5 93 (11.15%) React Developer
6 90 (10.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 80 (9.59%) Senior Developer
8 71 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 62 (7.43%) Python Developer
10 59 (7.07%) Angular Developer
11 50 (6.00%) UI Developer
12 49 (5.88%) .NET Developer
13 43 (5.16%) C# Developer
14 39 (4.68%) PHP Developer
15 37 (4.44%) HTML Developer
16 32 (3.84%) Architect
16 32 (3.84%) Lead Developer
17 30 (3.60%) Web UI Developer
18 27 (3.24%) Ruby Developer
19 26 (3.12%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (52.64%) HTML
2 404 (48.44%) CSS
3 235 (28.18%) AngularJS
4 206 (24.70%) React
5 202 (24.22%) HTML5
6 188 (22.54%) .NET
7 153 (18.35%) Node.js
8 145 (17.39%) REST
9 129 (15.47%) jQuery
10 125 (14.99%) CSS3
11 100 (11.99%) Sass
12 92 (11.03%) RESTful
13 89 (10.67%) ASP.NET
14 85 (10.19%) Web Services
15 77 (9.23%) Redux
16 73 (8.75%) JSON
17 66 (7.91%) .NET Framework
18 65 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (5.88%) Ajax
20 48 (5.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 144 (17.27%) User Experience
2 48 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 36 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 22 (2.64%) Mobile App
8 19 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.80%) Equities
9 15 (1.80%) Social Media
10 14 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.44%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.20%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.08%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.96%) New Media
15 8 (0.96%) W3C
16 7 (0.84%) SWIFT
17 6 (0.72%) Blog
17 6 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 157 (18.82%) Linux
2 95 (11.39%) Unix
3 60 (7.19%) Mac OS X
4 31 (3.72%) Windows
5 17 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.68%) Android
7 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.60%) CentOS
8 5 (0.60%) Fedora
9 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.36%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.24%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Android TV
11 1 (0.12%) tvOS
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (32.61%) TDD
3 206 (24.70%) Front End Development
4 190 (22.78%) Test Automation
5 163 (19.54%) Scrum
6 157 (18.82%) Microservices
7 131 (15.71%) BDD
8 123 (14.75%) MVC
9 119 (14.27%) DevOps
10 113 (13.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 109 (13.07%) Continuous Deployment
12 78 (9.35%) SDLC
13 75 (8.99%) OO
14 74 (8.87%) Web Design
15 67 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (7.07%) Analytics
17 58 (6.95%) Software Engineering
18 57 (6.83%) Problem-Solving
19 50 (6.00%) Kanban
20 49 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 515 (61.75%) JavaScript
2 243 (29.14%) Java
3 164 (19.66%) SQL
4 147 (17.63%) C#
5 113 (13.55%) Python
6 107 (12.83%) TypeScript
7 75 (8.99%) PHP
8 59 (7.07%) ES6
9 53 (6.35%) Ruby
10 42 (5.04%) Java 8
11 18 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.92%) ES7
13 12 (1.44%) C++
14 10 (1.20%) Apex Code
14 10 (1.20%) SOQL
14 10 (1.20%) SOSL
15 9 (1.08%) Scala
15 9 (1.08%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.84%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 75 (8.99%) Security Cleared
2 63 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 44 (5.28%) Degree
4 11 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.72%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.72%) HND
7 5 (0.60%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.84%) QA
2 11 (1.32%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.24%) IFRS
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (14.63%) Docker
2 17 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) KVM
3 1 (0.12%) LXC
3 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Xen
3 1 (0.12%) zsh
Systems Management
1 81 (9.71%) Kubernetes
2 17 (2.04%) Ansible
3 12 (1.44%) SCCM
4 6 (0.72%) Grafana
5 4 (0.48%) Graphite
6 3 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.36%) Puppet
6 3 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.36%) Terraform
7 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.12%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.12%) Kibana
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (7.67%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.00%) Google
3 36 (4.32%) Oracle
4 35 (4.20%) Adobe
5 30 (3.60%) Splunk
6 17 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.80%) MuleSoft
8 9 (1.08%) Informatica
8 9 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 8 (0.96%) HubSpot
9 8 (0.96%) IBM
9 8 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.84%) Optimizely
11 6 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.72%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.60%) Sonatype
12 5 (0.60%) Sybase
13 4 (0.48%) Citrix
14 3 (0.36%) Tableau
15 2 (0.24%) StreamBase