The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Development
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £376 £375
% change year-on-year -6.79% +0.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Web Application 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 274 272 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 84.57% 80.71% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 181 121
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in Merseyside

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in Merseyside

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Fintech
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) RavenDB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Tandem
3 1 (33.33%) DNN
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) DNN
1 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
1 1 (33.33%) Immediacy CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Kentico
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitefinity
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) RavenDB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore