Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 104 78
Rank change year-on-year +8 -26 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,259 1,093 1,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.77% 2.56% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.93% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 808 1,089
London median daily rate £500 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% +4.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £615 £600
England median daily rate £450 £422 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +12.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
London median hourly rate £33.50 £16.00 £27.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.38% -41.32% +23.29%
10th Percentile £23.11 £13.65 £21.50
90th Percentile £35.25 £145.50 £34.44
England median hourly rate £31.75 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -25.29% +123.68% -40.64%

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 39,948 37,351 39,431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.77% 87.64% 86.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,924 26,683 28,562
London median daily rate £500 £498 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +7.57% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 522 380 345
London median hourly rate £23.25 £23.38 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +8.72% +7.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.21 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.54 £50.00 £54.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +11 279 £500 +3.09% 104
South London -40 41 £425 +13.33% 7
West London -23 22 £390 -13.33% 84
East London -30 15 £500 +11.11% 37
North London -2 11 £401 +3.55% 4
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 777 (61.72%) JavaScript
2 661 (52.50%) HTML
3 591 (46.94%) CSS
4 573 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
5 395 (31.37%) AngularJS
6 371 (29.47%) HTML5
7 334 (26.53%) Java
8 315 (25.02%) Finance
9 295 (23.43%) TDD
10 291 (23.11%) React
11 259 (20.57%) Git (software)
11 259 (20.57%) .NET
12 257 (20.41%) C#
13 241 (19.14%) User Experience
14 234 (18.59%) Banking
15 230 (18.27%) Node.js
16 216 (17.16%) MVC
17 201 (15.97%) SQL
17 201 (15.97%) CSS3
18 190 (15.09%) REST
19 180 (14.30%) Front End Development
20 171 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
21 170 (13.50%) jQuery
21 170 (13.50%) Scrum
22 161 (12.79%) Web Services
23 150 (11.91%) Test Automation
24 149 (11.83%) PHP
24 149 (11.83%) Python
25 146 (11.60%) Linux
26 144 (11.44%) SQL Server

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 64 (5.08%) CMS
2 51 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 50 (3.97%) WordPress
4 45 (3.57%) Confluence
5 43 (3.42%) Apache
6 20 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.51%) Drupal
8 18 (1.43%) nginx
9 16 (1.27%) Apache Spark
10 15 (1.19%) IIS
11 14 (1.11%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.79%) IBM Domino
12 10 (0.79%) Umbraco
13 9 (0.71%) JBoss
14 7 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.56%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.48%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.32%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.32%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 54 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.56%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.56%) InVision
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.32%) InDesign
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.67%) ION MarketView
2 12 (0.95%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.079%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 107 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (5.08%) npm
4 45 (3.57%) GitHub
5 40 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (2.70%) Serverless
7 20 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
8 19 (1.51%) Google Analytics
9 15 (1.19%) Heroku
10 10 (0.79%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
11 9 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.64%) Route 53
12 8 (0.64%) SaaS
13 7 (0.56%) Fastly
13 7 (0.56%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.56%) Office 365
13 7 (0.56%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.48%) HTTP
2 42 (3.34%) Internet
3 33 (2.62%) Intranet
4 14 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.56%) BIG-IP
5 7 (0.56%) DNS
5 7 (0.56%) RTMP
5 7 (0.56%) SSL
6 5 (0.40%) MQTT
7 4 (0.32%) Firewall
7 4 (0.32%) Wireless
8 3 (0.24%) DSL
8 3 (0.24%) SMS
8 3 (0.24%) SNA
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.16%) FTP
9 2 (0.16%) LAN
9 2 (0.16%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.16%) SSH
9 2 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 98 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 97 (7.70%) MongoDB
4 79 (6.27%) NoSQL
5 64 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (4.37%) MySQL
7 37 (2.94%) Redis
8 35 (2.78%) Neo4j
9 28 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (2.07%) Big Data
11 23 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
13 19 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.43%) Hadoop
15 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (1.19%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.11%) Blockchain
17 14 (1.11%) KDB
18 10 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 259 (20.57%) Git (software)
2 95 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 86 (6.83%) Selenium
4 84 (6.67%) JIRA
5 82 (6.51%) webpack
6 69 (5.48%) Maven
7 63 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 58 (4.61%) Grunt
9 52 (4.13%) gulp
10 47 (3.73%) Karma Test Runner
11 40 (3.18%) Visual Studio
12 37 (2.94%) Subversion
13 30 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
14 28 (2.22%) TeamCity
14 28 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
15 26 (2.07%) Mockito
16 25 (1.99%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.91%) WebDriver
18 19 (1.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 315 (25.02%) Finance
2 234 (18.59%) Banking
3 126 (10.01%) Front Office
4 80 (6.35%) Investment Banking
5 51 (4.05%) Marketing
6 41 (3.26%) Advertising
7 38 (3.02%) Retail
8 34 (2.70%) Games
9 29 (2.30%) Back Office
10 25 (1.99%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.56%) Law
12 6 (0.48%) Electronics
12 6 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.40%) Publishing
14 4 (0.32%) Digital Economy
14 4 (0.32%) Legal
14 4 (0.32%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1,013 (80.46%) Developer
2 358 (28.44%) Web Developer
3 192 (15.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 182 (14.46%) React Developer
5 176 (13.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 164 (13.03%) C# Developer
7 151 (11.99%) Java Developer
8 140 (11.12%) Senior Developer
9 119 (9.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 107 (8.50%) Angular Developer
11 102 (8.10%) .NET Developer
12 79 (6.27%) HTML Developer
13 73 (5.80%) UI Developer
14 72 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
15 70 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 69 (5.48%) Python Developer
17 66 (5.24%) Java Web Developer
18 61 (4.85%) Full Stack Web Developer
19 60 (4.77%) PHP Developer
20 49 (3.89%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 661 (52.50%) HTML
2 591 (46.94%) CSS
3 395 (31.37%) AngularJS
4 371 (29.47%) HTML5
5 291 (23.11%) React
6 259 (20.57%) .NET
7 230 (18.27%) Node.js
8 201 (15.97%) CSS3
9 190 (15.09%) REST
10 170 (13.50%) jQuery
11 161 (12.79%) Web Services
12 128 (10.17%) ASP.NET
13 109 (8.66%) Sass
14 99 (7.86%) Redux
15 95 (7.55%) Spring
16 86 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 85 (6.75%) RESTful
18 74 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 72 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
20 71 (5.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 241 (19.14%) User Experience
2 104 (8.26%) Greenfield Project
3 86 (6.83%) Fintech
4 68 (5.40%) Computer Science
5 62 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (4.53%) Algorithms
7 51 (4.05%) Fixed Income
8 30 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 26 (2.07%) Derivative
10 23 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
12 18 (1.43%) Equities
12 18 (1.43%) Hedge funds
13 17 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.35%) Video on Demand
13 17 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 16 (1.27%) Over-the-Top Content
15 11 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 146 (11.60%) Linux
2 70 (5.56%) Unix
3 48 (3.81%) Apple iOS
4 47 (3.73%) Windows
5 30 (2.38%) Android
6 28 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.56%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.48%) Solaris
11 5 (0.40%) SUSE
11 5 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
13 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.16%) CentOS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (23.43%) TDD
3 216 (17.16%) MVC
4 180 (14.30%) Front End Development
5 171 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
6 170 (13.50%) Scrum
7 150 (11.91%) Test Automation
8 122 (9.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 100 (7.94%) DevOps
10 96 (7.63%) Analytics
11 93 (7.39%) OO
11 93 (7.39%) SDLC
12 91 (7.23%) BDD
12 91 (7.23%) Microservices
13 85 (6.75%) Software Engineering
14 76 (6.04%) E-Commerce
15 75 (5.96%) Unit Testing
16 70 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
17 69 (5.48%) Data Science
18 65 (5.16%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 777 (61.72%) JavaScript
2 334 (26.53%) Java
3 257 (20.41%) C#
4 201 (15.97%) SQL
5 149 (11.83%) PHP
5 149 (11.83%) Python
6 107 (8.50%) ES6
7 90 (7.15%) TypeScript
8 50 (3.97%) Java 8
9 35 (2.78%) Ruby
10 27 (2.14%) Scala
11 21 (1.67%) C++
12 15 (1.19%) C
12 15 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.03%) ES7
14 10 (0.79%) Objective-C
14 10 (0.79%) Perl
14 10 (0.79%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.71%) Go
15 9 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (6.04%) Degree
2 45 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.34%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.64%) PhD
7 5 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.32%) MCDST
8 4 (0.32%) MCSE
9 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.24%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.24%) PMP
10 2 (0.16%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.16%) MCP
10 2 (0.16%) MCPD
10 2 (0.16%) MCTS
11 1 (0.079%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.079%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.73%) QA
2 14 (1.11%) GCP
3 11 (0.87%) MiFID
4 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.40%) SLA
6 4 (0.32%) GDPR
6 4 (0.32%) WAI
7 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.16%) PMO
9 1 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.079%) EMIR
System Software
1 129 (10.25%) Docker
2 11 (0.87%) HDFS
3 10 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.16%) KVM
5 2 (0.16%) LXC
6 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 31 (2.46%) Ansible
3 15 (1.19%) Puppet
4 13 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.56%) Grafana
5 7 (0.56%) Graphite
6 6 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.40%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.40%) Terraform
8 4 (0.32%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.32%) SCCM
9 3 (0.24%) Nagios
9 3 (0.24%) Packer
10 1 (0.079%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.079%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.079%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.079%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.079%) Salt
Vendors
1 128 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 66 (5.24%) Oracle
3 54 (4.29%) Adobe
4 50 (3.97%) Google
5 25 (1.99%) IBM
6 21 (1.67%) ION Trading
7 14 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.11%) Splunk
8 9 (0.71%) Demandware
8 9 (0.71%) SAP
8 9 (0.71%) Zend
9 8 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.64%) Capita
9 8 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.56%) F5
10 7 (0.56%) MapR
11 6 (0.48%) Tealium
12 5 (0.40%) Apple
12 5 (0.40%) Progress