Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 Application Development
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 212 234
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 -51
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 19 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 15
North West median daily rate £369 £350 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -61.11% +111.76%
10th Percentile £319 £265 £369
90th Percentile £453 £410 £1,000
England median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +106.52% -42.50% +45.45%

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 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Manchester +22 17 £363 +20.83% 13
Merseyside +1 1 £375 +1.35% 2
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
3 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) WCF
3 9 (47.37%) WPF
3 9 (47.37%) AccuRev
3 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) WinForms
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source Development
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) PHP

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) RTSP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) AccuRev
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Desktop Support
2 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Portal Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
1 9 (47.37%) WCF
1 9 (47.37%) WPF
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) WinForms
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) Android SDK
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) Flash
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source Development
5 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft