The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 April 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 Developer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 80 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 3 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.19% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.21% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +0.74% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year -14.89% +163.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 619 952 926
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 92.39% 92.52% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 537 490
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 31
Median hourly rate £15.70 £14.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -35.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Reading

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Reading

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Reading

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Web 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 Reading region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) W3C
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) German Language
3 3 (42.86%) Italian Language
3 3 (42.86%) Japanese Language
3 3 (42.86%) Korean Language
3 3 (42.86%) Russian Language
3 3 (42.86%) Spanish Language
3 3 (42.86%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) WebCenter
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 3 (42.86%) German Language
2 3 (42.86%) Italian Language
2 3 (42.86%) Japanese Language
2 3 (42.86%) Korean Language
2 3 (42.86%) Russian Language
2 3 (42.86%) Spanish Language
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) WebCenter
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) DAO
4 1 (14.29%) GWT
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) Mason
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) RichFaces
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle