Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 6 months to 18 November 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 44 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Development 11 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.25% 1.83% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.33% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £215 £272
90th Percentile £425 £396 £347
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +134.38% -57.33% +27.12%

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 412 473 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.43% 78.57% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 293 318
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £250 £166
90th Percentile £538 £510 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £11.02 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £20.18 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Merseyside

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Merseyside

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Merseyside

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Merseyside

Web Development
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 Development within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Liverpool -1 10 £388 +19.23% 1
Prescot - 1 £270 -
Web Development
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (18.18%) Mocha
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Magento
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) OOD

Web Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mocha
2 1 (9.09%) Babel
2 1 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (9.09%) gulp
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Magento Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) React
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Express
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth2
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) SAML
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) SVG
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) API Development
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) ECMAScript
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle