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 3 months to 22 June 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 Application Development
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 13 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.44% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £272 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £420 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +5.00% -15.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Web Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2373 3157 2926
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.96% 82.15% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1990 1677
Median daily rate £410 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +8.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 75 128
Median hourly rate £39.75 £28.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.47% -13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.57 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
Manchester +10 10 £450 +50.00% 17
Merseyside - 1 £450 - 5
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application 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 North West region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Android
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) Apache
6 7 (30.43%) User Experience
7 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
8 5 (21.74%) Kanban
8 5 (21.74%) Ajax
8 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
8 5 (21.74%) Android Development
9 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 4 (17.39%) Magento
9 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 4 (17.39%) Zend
9 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
9 4 (17.39%) WCF

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 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) AMQP
2 3 (13.04%) RTSP
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (13.04%) AccuRev
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) jMock
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Mockito
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Android Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Portal Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Ajax
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) LAMP
5 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (17.39%) React
5 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
6 3 (13.04%) Android SDK
6 3 (13.04%) Flash
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) WinForms
6 3 (13.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
3 6 (26.09%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Android Development
4 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) Kanban
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) B2B
5 4 (17.39%) Modular Programming
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (8.70%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) R
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) HNC
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Zend
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
Merseyside
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago