Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Website Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Website Developer
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 583 591
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Website Developer 27 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.053% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.056% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 10
London median daily rate £475 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +31.78% -24.12%
10th Percentile £313 £409 £263
90th Percentile £488 £445 £475
England median daily rate £475 £425 £328
% change year-on-year +11.76% +29.77% -22.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £17.01 - -
England median hourly rate £17.01 £18.80 £10.00
% change year-on-year -9.55% +88.00% -

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 39807 43218 44188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.96% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28316 31092 30671
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 491 769
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.64% +11.51%
10th Percentile £12.37 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.25 £53.05
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

Website Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Website Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Website Developer in London

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Website Developer in London

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Website Developer in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Website Developer in London

Website Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Website Developer in London

Website Developer
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 Website Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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 +21 11 £475 +18.75% 1
West London - 10 £325 -
North London - 3 - -
Website Developer
England

Website Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Website Developer 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 Website Developer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 24 (88.89%) E-Commerce
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) Node.js
5 12 (44.44%) HTML5
6 11 (40.74%) React
6 11 (40.74%) CMS
6 11 (40.74%) Web Design
7 9 (33.33%) User Experience
7 9 (33.33%) Demandware
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) Web Development
8 4 (14.81%) React Native
9 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) CSS3
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Adobe
10 2 (7.41%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) Java
10 2 (7.41%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (7.41%) Sass
10 2 (7.41%) Mobile First
11 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
11 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
11 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
11 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery

Website Developer 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 11 (40.74%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.70%) CloudFront
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) Node.js
3 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 11 (40.74%) React
5 9 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) React Native
7 3 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) Sass
8 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.70%) Spring
9 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
9 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 11 (40.74%) Web Design
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile First
5 2 (7.41%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.70%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Demandware
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
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