The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 15 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.62% 0.69% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 0.81% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Median daily rate £288 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.11% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £31.27
% change year-on-year +157.14% -44.03%  

Web Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 152 124 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.44% 86.11% 90.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 89 96
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +26.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Luton

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Luton

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) HTML5
3 16 (69.57%) Progressive Enhancement
3 16 (69.57%) CSS3
4 15 (65.22%) Dojo
5 13 (56.52%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) Animation
6 12 (52.17%) JSON
6 12 (52.17%) Sass
6 12 (52.17%) LESS
6 12 (52.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 11 (47.83%) Ajax
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) OOP
7 11 (47.83%) Apache
7 11 (47.83%) HTTP
8 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
8 7 (30.43%) JSP
8 7 (30.43%) J2EE
8 7 (30.43%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) DOM
8 7 (30.43%) SAX
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) Subversion
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Prototyping
8 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (26.09%) Front End Development

Web Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (47.83%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) UI Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Development Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) CSS3
2 16 (69.57%) HTML5
3 15 (65.22%) Dojo
4 13 (56.52%) jQuery
5 12 (52.17%) JSON
5 12 (52.17%) LESS
5 12 (52.17%) Sass
6 11 (47.83%) Ajax
7 7 (30.43%) DOM
7 7 (30.43%) J2EE
7 7 (30.43%) JSP
7 7 (30.43%) SAX
7 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (30.43%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
8 2 (8.70%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Animation
2 4 (17.39%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Progressive Enhancement
3 12 (52.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 11 (47.83%) OOP
5 7 (30.43%) Prototyping
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
7 4 (17.39%) Business Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Content Management
9 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
9 2 (8.70%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore