The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 27 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 Development
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 50 81
Rank change year-on-year -31 +31  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 58 126 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.97% 3.32% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 4.04% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 99 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £8.50 £26.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.22% -33.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +157.14% -46.22%  

Web 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 2381 3115 2862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.85% 82.06% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1960 1689
Median daily rate £410 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 78 122
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £56.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the North West

Web 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 Development in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the North West

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the North West

Web 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 Development in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in the North West

Web 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 Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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 -16 32 £375 +7.14% 45
Merseyside +4 17 £420 +40.00% 9
Cheshire -9 4 £359 -13.09% 13
Lancashire -4 1 £315 +5.00% 3
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 70 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 59 (59.00%) CSS
3 53 (53.00%) HTML
4 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (37.00%) .NET
6 36 (36.00%) C#
7 34 (34.00%) MVC
8 33 (33.00%) jQuery
9 32 (32.00%) HTML5
10 31 (31.00%) Scrum
11 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET
12 25 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 24 (24.00%) CSS3
14 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
14 22 (22.00%) TDD
15 19 (19.00%) SQL
15 19 (19.00%) Git (software)
16 18 (18.00%) User Experience
17 17 (17.00%) Java
18 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (16.00%) Node.js
19 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (14.00%) React
19 14 (14.00%) Front End Development
20 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
21 12 (12.00%) CMS
21 12 (12.00%) PHP
21 12 (12.00%) Sass
22 11 (11.00%) QA
22 11 (11.00%) .NET Framework

Web 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 12 (12.00%) CMS
2 7 (7.00%) Drupal
3 5 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 5 (5.00%) WordPress
4 4 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.00%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) GitHub
3 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) DHCP
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) MySQL
3 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.00%) Redis
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.00%) KNIME
6 1 (1.00%) Lumira
6 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.00%) gulp
2 9 (9.00%) JIRA
3 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.00%) Grunt
5 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.00%) Axure RP
6 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.00%) Mocha
6 4 (4.00%) Selenium
7 3 (3.00%) Maven
8 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.00%) PhantomJS
8 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.00%) webpack
8 2 (2.00%) Yeoman
9 1 (1.00%) Gatling
9 1 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.00%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (5.00%) Marketing
2 4 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (76.00%) Developer
2 28 (28.00%) Web Developer
3 18 (18.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (9.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (9.00%) HTML Developer
7 8 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Scrum Master
8 7 (7.00%) Sitecore Developer
9 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.00%) CMS Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (6.00%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (59.00%) CSS
2 53 (53.00%) HTML
3 37 (37.00%) .NET
4 33 (33.00%) jQuery
5 32 (32.00%) HTML5
6 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET
7 25 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 24 (24.00%) CSS3
9 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (16.00%) Node.js
10 14 (14.00%) React
11 12 (12.00%) Sass
12 11 (11.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (9.00%) Entity Framework
14 7 (7.00%) SVG
15 6 (6.00%) Ajax
15 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (6.00%) RESTful
15 6 (6.00%) Web Services
16 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) User Experience
2 5 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.00%) Photography
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Android
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Unix
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.00%) MVC
3 31 (31.00%) Scrum
4 22 (22.00%) TDD
5 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.00%) Front End Development
6 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.00%) Wireframes
8 9 (9.00%) DevOps
9 8 (8.00%) BDD
9 8 (8.00%) Kanban
10 7 (7.00%) Prototyping
10 7 (7.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.00%) Use Case
11 5 (5.00%) OO
11 5 (5.00%) Project Management
11 5 (5.00%) SMACSS
12 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (36.00%) C#
3 19 (19.00%) SQL
4 17 (17.00%) Java
5 12 (12.00%) PHP
6 5 (5.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (3.00%) Groovy
8 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.00%) ES6
10 1 (1.00%) ABAP
10 1 (1.00%) R
10 1 (1.00%) Scala
10 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CCNA
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CISSP
3 1 (1.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.00%) Adobe
3 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco
4 1 (1.00%) Google
4 1 (1.00%) Kofax
4 1 (1.00%) Perforce
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.00%) Remedy
4 1 (1.00%) RightScale
4 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.00%) VMware
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £25,023 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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