Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 May 2020 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 128 112
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 -39
Contract jobs citing Web Development 27 108 150
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.83% 1.58% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.83% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 80 103
Median daily rate £410 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £256
90th Percentile £475 £485 £479
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £30.31
10th Percentile £12.75 - £20.86
90th Percentile £14.25 - £45.06
England median hourly rate £31.94 £39.95 £26.60
% change year-on-year -20.05% +50.22% -34.33%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,656 5,895 6,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 81.85% 85.97% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,530 3,701 4,192
Median daily rate £428 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £262 £268 £260
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 191 268
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.95% -20.63%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.88 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.50 £45.13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.54 £22.00
% change year-on-year +12.07% +11.53% -13.08%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Web Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Development in the Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Development in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Development in the Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
West Midlands +28 21 £410 +17.14% 32
East Midlands +9 6 £350 -6.67% 27
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) User Experience
4 9 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
5 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 7 (25.93%) CSS3
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Mocha
9 4 (14.81%) Node.js
9 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
9 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) Sass
9 4 (14.81%) LESS
9 4 (14.81%) Azure
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.81%) React
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) API Integration
9 4 (14.81%) ES6
10 3 (11.11%) Linux

Web Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe XD
2 1 (3.70%) Figma
2 1 (3.70%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
1 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
1 1 (3.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Azure
2 3 (11.11%) AWS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Stack
4 1 (3.70%) BrowserStack
4 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (3.70%) Logic Apps
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
1 4 (14.81%) Mocha
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
2 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) LESS
4 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 4 (14.81%) React
4 4 (14.81%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) Flutter
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
6 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) API Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Microservices
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Transpiler
8 1 (3.70%) Architectural Design
8 1 (3.70%) Asynchronous Programming
8 1 (3.70%) Case Management
8 1 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.70%) Java 8
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore