The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £283 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 28 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 Developer
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 38 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.59% 1.20% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.29% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £283 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +12.30% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £24.07
% change year-on-year +136.84% -21.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 325 311 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 95.87% 93.67% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 608 650
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.67 £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 2 £283 +2.72% 5
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Web 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 Merseyside region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mocha
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Express
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) SAML

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Mocha
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Express
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible