The median contractor rate for a Web Editor was £270 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Editor
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 417 409
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Editor 4 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.051% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.053% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Median daily rate £270 £290 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% +84.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £294 £275
% change year-on-year +2.12% +6.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Web Editor
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Web Editor in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Editor in London

Web Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Editor in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Editor in London

Web Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Editor in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Editor in London

Web Editor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Editor in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Editor in London

Web Editor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Web Editor contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Web Editor in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) SEO
1 7 (53.85%) CMS
1 7 (53.85%) Social Media
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Publishing
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Streaming Video
5 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Local Government
5 2 (15.38%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing

Web Editor Skill Set
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 7 (53.85%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
4 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (30.77%) Publishing
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Local Government
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Streaming Video
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft