Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 42 61
Rank change year-on-year -36 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Development 188 390 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.28% 4.00% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 4.84% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 283 181
Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £213
90th Percentile £463 £475 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Midlands median hourly rate £32.05 £15.25 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.16% +90.63% -70.91%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +81.82% -39.73% +17.74%

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 6850 8060 6690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.06% 82.63% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4356 4924 3955
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 211 261
Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.85% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.52 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.55
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the Midlands

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor 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 24 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
West Midlands -27 127 £350 -3.45% 52
East Midlands -49 61 £392 +12.00% 43
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 141 (75.00%) CSS
2 132 (70.21%) HTML
3 126 (67.02%) JavaScript
4 80 (42.55%) .NET
5 74 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (38.30%) MVC
7 70 (37.23%) C#
8 67 (35.64%) jQuery
9 61 (32.45%) HTML5
10 60 (31.91%) AngularJS
11 53 (28.19%) CSS3
12 45 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (23.40%) SQL Server
14 41 (21.81%) User Experience
14 41 (21.81%) Front End Development
15 35 (18.62%) PHP
15 35 (18.62%) SQL
16 32 (17.02%) TDD
17 31 (16.49%) Responsive Web Design
18 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
19 29 (15.43%) ASP.NET
20 25 (13.30%) .NET Framework
21 23 (12.23%) Test Automation
22 22 (11.70%) OO
23 21 (11.17%) React
23 21 (11.17%) REST
24 20 (10.64%) BDD
24 20 (10.64%) Java
24 20 (10.64%) Web Design
25 19 (10.11%) Scrum

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 13 (6.91%) CMS
2 11 (5.85%) WordPress
3 8 (4.26%) DNN
4 5 (2.66%) Drupal
4 5 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.66%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.13%) Confluence
5 4 (2.13%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.06%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.53%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.60%) SaaS
4 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) G Suite
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) HTTP
2 6 (3.19%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) CTI
4 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.04%) MySQL
3 10 (5.32%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.32%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) Power BI
7 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.79%) JIRA
3 9 (4.79%) Subversion
4 6 (3.19%) gulp
4 6 (3.19%) Jasmine
4 6 (3.19%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.66%) Grunt
5 5 (2.66%) JUnit
6 4 (2.13%) Maven
6 4 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.06%) Protractor
8 2 (1.06%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) Bower
9 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (6.91%) Games
1 13 (6.91%) Retail
2 10 (5.32%) Finance
3 3 (1.60%) Advertising
3 3 (1.60%) Automotive
3 3 (1.60%) Electronics
3 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.60%) Marketing
3 3 (1.60%) Publishing
3 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.06%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 169 (89.89%) Developer
2 78 (41.49%) Web Developer
3 38 (20.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (13.30%) .NET Developer
5 23 (12.23%) Angular Developer
6 22 (11.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (9.57%) HTML Developer
8 16 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.51%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (7.45%) PHP Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.38%) UI Developer
11 11 (5.85%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (4.79%) C# Web Developer
13 8 (4.26%) Web UI Developer
14 7 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.72%) PHP Web Developer
15 6 (3.19%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (75.00%) CSS
2 132 (70.21%) HTML
3 80 (42.55%) .NET
4 67 (35.64%) jQuery
5 61 (32.45%) HTML5
6 60 (31.91%) AngularJS
7 53 (28.19%) CSS3
8 45 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (15.43%) ASP.NET
10 25 (13.30%) .NET Framework
11 21 (11.17%) React
11 21 (11.17%) REST
12 19 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (9.57%) Ajax
13 18 (9.57%) RESTful
14 17 (9.04%) Node.js
14 17 (9.04%) XML
15 16 (8.51%) Backbone.js
16 15 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (7.98%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.81%) User Experience
2 8 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) Animation
4 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.60%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.06%) Infotainment
7 2 (1.06%) Robotics
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.32%) Android
1 10 (5.32%) Windows
2 9 (4.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.72%) Linux
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Unix
5 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.30%) MVC
3 41 (21.81%) Front End Development
4 32 (17.02%) TDD
5 31 (16.49%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (12.23%) Test Automation
7 22 (11.70%) OO
8 20 (10.64%) BDD
8 20 (10.64%) Web Design
9 19 (10.11%) Scrum
10 14 (7.45%) E-Commerce
10 14 (7.45%) SDLC
10 14 (7.45%) Web Application Development
11 12 (6.38%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.38%) Microservices
11 12 (6.38%) OWASP
11 12 (6.38%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.85%) Migration
13 10 (5.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 126 (67.02%) JavaScript
2 70 (37.23%) C#
3 35 (18.62%) PHP
3 35 (18.62%) SQL
4 20 (10.64%) Java
5 19 (10.11%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.66%) ES6
8 4 (2.13%) Ruby
8 4 (2.13%) Scala
8 4 (2.13%) VB
8 4 (2.13%) XAML
9 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.60%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.06%) Python
10 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.06%) VB6
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.85%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.06%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.13%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.85%) Google
3 9 (4.79%) Oracle
4 3 (1.60%) SAP
4 3 (1.60%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.06%) Citrix
5 2 (1.06%) Pega
5 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.06%) Siebel
5 2 (1.06%) Zend
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe
6 1 (0.53%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.53%) Epicor
6 1 (0.53%) Facebook
6 1 (0.53%) hybris
6 1 (0.53%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.53%) Qubit
6 1 (0.53%) Tableau
6 1 (0.53%) Telerik
6 1 (0.53%) WooCommerce