Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 100 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1,146 1,015 1,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.49% 2.55% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.96% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 737 983
London median daily rate £500 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% +1.19%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £588 £575
England median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 9
London median hourly rate £24.09 £27.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.40% -19.12% +68.69%
10th Percentile £18.02 £14.50 £23.47
90th Percentile £28.51 £157.00 £60.00
England median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.50% +60.00% -12.86%

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 40,161 34,317 38,062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.21% 86.30% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,979 24,675 27,378
London median daily rate £500 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £645
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 376 429
London median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +18.32% +13.60%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.18 £53.75 £51.34
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +8.51% +12.28%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +10 270 £490 +5.95% 133
West London -32 34 £400 -11.11% 73
South London -30 29 £425 +46.55% 10
East London -8 24 £500 +17.65% 44
North London -5 5 £365 -5.81% 8
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 701 (61.17%) JavaScript
2 579 (50.52%) HTML
3 561 (48.95%) CSS
4 473 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
5 342 (29.84%) AngularJS
6 338 (29.49%) Java
7 327 (28.53%) HTML5
8 286 (24.96%) C#
9 278 (24.26%) Finance
10 265 (23.12%) .NET
11 262 (22.86%) TDD
12 239 (20.86%) React
13 237 (20.68%) Git (software)
14 228 (19.90%) MVC
15 214 (18.67%) SQL
16 205 (17.89%) Banking
17 202 (17.63%) SQL Server
17 202 (17.63%) Node.js
18 195 (17.02%) jQuery
19 192 (16.75%) CSS3
20 189 (16.49%) User Experience
21 176 (15.36%) Web Services
22 174 (15.18%) REST
23 163 (14.22%) Front End Development
24 160 (13.96%) Test Automation
25 155 (13.53%) Linux
26 153 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
27 147 (12.83%) ASP.NET
28 140 (12.22%) PHP
29 133 (11.61%) Python

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 65 (5.67%) CMS
2 48 (4.19%) Apache
3 40 (3.49%) WordPress
4 36 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 35 (3.05%) Drupal
6 33 (2.88%) Confluence
7 32 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.48%) IIS
8 17 (1.48%) nginx
9 12 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (1.05%) JBoss
9 12 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 7 (0.61%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
14 4 (0.35%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 44 (3.84%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.52%) InVision
5 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.17%) GIMP
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.087%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.087%) InDesign
8 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.087%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.22%) Magento
2 11 (0.96%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.26%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.087%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.087%) Revive Adserver
5 1 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.087%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.087%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 103 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.14%) GitHub
4 35 (3.05%) npm
5 29 (2.53%) Serverless
6 28 (2.44%) Google Analytics
7 15 (1.31%) SaaS
8 12 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.96%) IaaS
10 10 (0.87%) PaaS
11 9 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
12 8 (0.70%) CloudBees
12 8 (0.70%) Slack
13 7 (0.61%) Yarn
14 6 (0.52%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.44%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.54%) HTTP
2 23 (2.01%) Internet
3 8 (0.70%) Intranet
4 6 (0.52%) SMS
5 4 (0.35%) SSH
6 3 (0.26%) FTP
6 3 (0.26%) SSL
7 2 (0.17%) DNS
7 2 (0.17%) DSL
7 2 (0.17%) LAN
7 2 (0.17%) Skype
7 2 (0.17%) SMTP
7 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.17%) WAN
8 1 (0.087%) Firewall
8 1 (0.087%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.087%) SNA
8 1 (0.087%) SNMP
8 1 (0.087%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 110 (9.60%) Relational Database
3 70 (6.11%) NoSQL
4 64 (5.58%) MongoDB
5 55 (4.80%) MySQL
6 43 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (2.62%) Neo4j
10 28 (2.44%) Redis
11 23 (2.01%) KDB
11 23 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (1.83%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.57%) Blockchain
15 17 (1.48%) Big Data
16 11 (0.96%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (0.79%) CouchDB
17 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 237 (20.68%) Git (software)
2 101 (8.81%) Jenkins
3 79 (6.89%) webpack
4 63 (5.50%) Selenium
4 63 (5.50%) Subversion
5 62 (5.41%) Grunt
5 62 (5.41%) JIRA
6 55 (4.80%) Maven
7 49 (4.28%) JUnit
8 47 (4.10%) gulp
9 43 (3.75%) Jasmine
9 43 (3.75%) Mocha
10 36 (3.14%) Visual Studio
11 31 (2.71%) Mockito
12 27 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
13 25 (2.18%) Cucumber
14 24 (2.09%) Babel
14 24 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (2.09%) TeamCity
14 24 (2.09%) TestNG
General
1 278 (24.26%) Finance
2 205 (17.89%) Banking
3 97 (8.46%) Front Office
4 89 (7.77%) Marketing
5 60 (5.24%) Investment Banking
6 48 (4.19%) Retail
7 39 (3.40%) Games
8 37 (3.23%) Advertising
9 29 (2.53%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.48%) Back Office
11 12 (1.05%) Law
12 11 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.70%) Publishing
14 6 (0.52%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.26%) Electronics
15 3 (0.26%) French Language
15 3 (0.26%) Legal
15 3 (0.26%) Local Government
15 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 933 (81.41%) Developer
2 343 (29.93%) Web Developer
3 174 (15.18%) Java Developer
4 169 (14.75%) C# Developer
5 151 (13.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 139 (12.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 133 (11.61%) React Developer
8 128 (11.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 113 (9.86%) Senior Developer
10 109 (9.51%) .NET Developer
11 97 (8.46%) Angular Developer
12 86 (7.50%) HTML Developer
13 66 (5.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
13 66 (5.76%) Java Web Developer
14 64 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
15 56 (4.89%) PHP Developer
16 54 (4.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 52 (4.54%) C# Web Developer
17 52 (4.54%) Node.js Developer
18 50 (4.36%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (50.52%) HTML
2 561 (48.95%) CSS
3 342 (29.84%) AngularJS
4 327 (28.53%) HTML5
5 265 (23.12%) .NET
6 239 (20.86%) React
7 202 (17.63%) Node.js
8 195 (17.02%) jQuery
9 192 (16.75%) CSS3
10 176 (15.36%) Web Services
11 174 (15.18%) REST
12 147 (12.83%) ASP.NET
13 128 (11.17%) RESTful
14 95 (8.29%) Sass
15 94 (8.20%) Spring
16 79 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 79 (6.89%) JSON
17 75 (6.54%) XML
18 69 (6.02%) Redux
19 67 (5.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 189 (16.49%) User Experience
2 95 (8.29%) Greenfield Project
3 94 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (4.54%) Fintech
5 36 (3.14%) Algorithms
6 35 (3.05%) Fixed Income
7 32 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 28 (2.44%) Equities
9 27 (2.36%) Mobile App
10 26 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (2.01%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.92%) Derivative
12 22 (1.92%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
14 16 (1.40%) Data Structures
14 16 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (1.22%) Social Media
16 12 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
16 12 (1.05%) Video on Demand
17 11 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 155 (13.53%) Linux
2 83 (7.24%) Unix
3 53 (4.62%) Windows
4 50 (4.36%) Mac OS X
5 42 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 37 (3.23%) Android
7 16 (1.40%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.96%) Nucleus RTOS
9 8 (0.70%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.61%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.52%) CentOS
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.087%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (22.86%) TDD
3 228 (19.90%) MVC
4 163 (14.22%) Front End Development
5 160 (13.96%) Test Automation
6 153 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
7 124 (10.82%) Scrum
8 114 (9.95%) BDD
9 110 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 102 (8.90%) SDLC
11 95 (8.29%) Unit Testing
12 92 (8.03%) Microservices
13 91 (7.94%) OO
14 90 (7.85%) E-Commerce
15 77 (6.72%) DevOps
16 76 (6.63%) Problem-Solving
17 70 (6.11%) Continuous Deployment
18 68 (5.93%) Analytics
19 63 (5.50%) Software Engineering
20 59 (5.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 701 (61.17%) JavaScript
2 338 (29.49%) Java
3 286 (24.96%) C#
4 214 (18.67%) SQL
5 140 (12.22%) PHP
6 133 (11.61%) Python
7 88 (7.68%) ES6
8 63 (5.50%) TypeScript
9 46 (4.01%) Java 8
10 33 (2.88%) Scala
11 27 (2.36%) PL/SQL
12 25 (2.18%) Ruby
13 24 (2.09%) C
14 21 (1.83%) C++
15 18 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 16 (1.40%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.05%) ES7
17 12 (1.05%) R
18 10 (0.87%) Go
19 9 (0.79%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 56 (4.89%) Degree
2 36 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.35%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.35%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.35%) PhD
5 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.26%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.26%) PMP
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.087%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.087%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.88%) QA
2 12 (1.05%) MiFID
3 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.61%) WCAG
5 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.087%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.087%) EMIR
6 1 (0.087%) GDPR
6 1 (0.087%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.087%) PMO
6 1 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (8.90%) Docker
2 8 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.087%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (1.75%) Ansible
2 14 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 13 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.87%) Rancher
5 6 (0.52%) Puppet
6 5 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.35%) Grafana
8 3 (0.26%) Graphite
8 3 (0.26%) Nagios
9 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.087%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.087%) Packer
10 1 (0.087%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.087%) Salt
10 1 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.087%) Terraform
Vendors
1 122 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 82 (7.16%) Oracle
3 44 (3.84%) Google
4 32 (2.79%) Adobe
5 14 (1.22%) IBM
6 11 (0.96%) ION Trading
6 11 (0.96%) Sitecore
6 11 (0.96%) Zend
7 9 (0.79%) Splunk
8 7 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.44%) Intapp
10 5 (0.44%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.35%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.35%) Sybase
12 3 (0.26%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.26%) Cerner
12 3 (0.26%) hybris
12 3 (0.26%) SAP
12 3 (0.26%) Twitter