Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 180 214
Rank change year-on-year +4 +34 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 45 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 16
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +4.17% -60.00%
10th Percentile £320 £320 £268
90th Percentile £405 £450 £438
England median daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +0.59% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% +106.52% -42.50%

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 4,959 4,731 5,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.08% 82.25% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,145 3,018 3,808
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £578 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 203 181
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £27.00 £21.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +28.30% -31.05%
10th Percentile £11.32 £11.73 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.18 £51.12 £53.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

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 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 15 November 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 +6 38 £356 -1.72% 28
Cumbria - 4 - -
Cheshire - 2 £400 - 6
Lancashire - 1 £375 - 7
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) .NET
3 21 (46.67%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) JIRA
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
5 18 (40.00%) RESTful
6 17 (37.78%) Degree
6 17 (37.78%) HTML
7 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) MVC
9 14 (31.11%) Scrum
9 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
9 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
10 13 (28.89%) HTML5
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) SQL
11 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
12 11 (24.44%) WCF
13 10 (22.22%) Django
13 10 (22.22%) Atlassian
13 10 (22.22%) GitHub
13 10 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (22.22%) Java
13 10 (22.22%) PyCharm
14 9 (20.00%) Docker
14 9 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
14 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 9 (20.00%) Microsoft

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 4 (8.89%) ArcGIS
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) GitHub
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) AMQP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (17.78%) MySQL
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.89%) GIS
7 1 (2.22%) DB2
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) JIRA
2 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (22.22%) PyCharm
5 9 (20.00%) AccuRev
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (6.67%) Subversion
6 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (4.44%) Grunt
7 2 (4.44%) gulp
7 2 (4.44%) webpack
8 1 (2.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (11.11%) Back Office
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Publishing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Software Developer
3 12 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Django Developer
5 8 (17.78%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
6 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Content Designer
7 4 (8.89%) Designer
7 4 (8.89%) GIS Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (4.44%) GIS Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) RESTful
3 17 (37.78%) HTML
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) HTML5
6 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
6 11 (24.44%) WCF
7 10 (22.22%) Django
8 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
8 9 (20.00%) WinForms
8 9 (20.00%) WPF
9 8 (17.78%) JSON
9 8 (17.78%) XML
9 8 (17.78%) XSLT
10 7 (15.56%) Node.js
10 7 (15.56%) Web Services
11 6 (13.33%) Express
12 5 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.44%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) Scrum
4 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (11.11%) Microservices
8 4 (8.89%) BDD
8 4 (8.89%) ETL
8 4 (8.89%) Kanban
8 4 (8.89%) OO
8 4 (8.89%) TDD
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow
9 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Business Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.67%) Modular Programming
9 3 (6.67%) OOP
9 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Postgraduate
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) ESRI
3 4 (8.89%) Mapbox
4 3 (6.67%) Saba
5 2 (4.44%) Zend