The median contractor rate for a Web Applications Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 154 146
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2771 3574 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.84% 94.80% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 7967 7165
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £256 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 401 618
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Web Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in the North West

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Applications Developer in the North West

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Applications Developer in the North West

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Merseyside - 2 - -
Manchester +12 1 - -
Web Applications Developer
England

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Web Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Material Design
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Mocha
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Express
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Babel
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Express
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Material Design
2 1 (25.00%) Pixi.js
2 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible