Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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 Application Development
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 176 216
Rank change year-on-year -2 +40 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 40 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.59% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 20
North West median daily rate £386 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -1.64% +0.33%
10th Percentile £321 £341 £255
90th Percentile £443 £469 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North West median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Web Application 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,137 4,748 6,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.35% 82.52% 83.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,250 2,897 3,897
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 199 185
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £34.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.44% +25.93% -5.63%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.75 £12.12
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.60 £52.30
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in the North West

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in the North West

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in the North West over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in the North West

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in the North West

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Manchester -10 33 £374 -0.33% 19
Cumbria - 4 - -
Cheshire -1 3 £400 - 9
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application 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 North West region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 18 (45.00%) CSS
5 17 (42.50%) .NET
6 16 (40.00%) RESTful
7 15 (37.50%) Java
7 15 (37.50%) C#
8 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
9 13 (32.50%) JIRA
9 13 (32.50%) HTML5
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
10 12 (30.00%) Scrum
10 12 (30.00%) Degree
11 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
12 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (22.50%) J2EE
13 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
13 9 (22.50%) MVC
13 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
13 9 (22.50%) MEAN Stack
14 8 (20.00%) PyCharm
14 8 (20.00%) Docker
14 8 (20.00%) GitHub
14 8 (20.00%) Django
14 8 (20.00%) Atlassian
14 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 8 (20.00%) JSON

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) GitHub
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.00%) MySQL
3 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.00%) GIS
5 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (32.50%) JIRA
3 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (20.00%) PyCharm
5 4 (10.00%) AccuRev
6 3 (7.50%) Selenium
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (5.00%) Grunt
7 2 (5.00%) gulp
7 2 (5.00%) webpack
8 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (12.50%) Back Office
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Django Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) GIS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Content Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) GIS Manager
6 3 (7.50%) GIS Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
3 17 (42.50%) .NET
4 16 (40.00%) RESTful
5 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
5 13 (32.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (22.50%) J2EE
7 9 (22.50%) MEAN Stack
8 8 (20.00%) Django
8 8 (20.00%) JSON
8 8 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) XSLT
9 7 (17.50%) Node.js
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) Express
10 6 (15.00%) Spring
10 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Scrum
3 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (22.50%) MVC
5 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (12.50%) Microservices
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.00%) BDD
8 4 (10.00%) ETL
8 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 4 (10.00%) TDD
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.50%) Modular Programming
9 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (37.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
4 4 (10.00%) ESRI
4 4 (10.00%) Mapbox
5 3 (7.50%) Saba
6 2 (5.00%) Zend