Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 6 months to 26 July 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 26
Contract jobs citing Web Development 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 2.97% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.68% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £300 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.31% -
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +123.68% -36.67% -6.98%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 190 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 85.86% 80.51% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 92 72
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +36.84% -32.14%
10th Percentile £300 £163 £113
90th Percentile £488 £475 £499
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 6
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.69 £13.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.06% -45.45% +76.79%
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £20.87 £20.88 £84.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Northern Ireland

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Development in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Northern Ireland

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Development in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Northern Ireland