Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 105 77
Rank change year-on-year +31 -28 0
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 9 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.38% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.41% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 32
Reading median daily rate £365 £363 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +45.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £178
90th Percentile £475 £425 £388
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £363 £320
% change year-on-year +10.34% +13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year -26.83% - -

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 1172 1714 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 92.65% 92.90% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 968 977
Reading median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £205 £244 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 70 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -23.43% +34.69%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £55.08 £43.45 £39.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.53
% change year-on-year +7.14% -24.43% +8.97%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 July 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) W3C
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) German Language
4 3 (33.33%) Italian Language
4 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
4 3 (33.33%) Korean Language
4 3 (33.33%) Russian Language
4 3 (33.33%) Spanish Language
4 3 (33.33%) Publishing
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 2 (22.22%) Sass

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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) German Language
1 3 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
1 3 (33.33%) Korean Language
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Russian Language
1 3 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Mason
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) Akka
5 1 (11.11%) DAO
5 1 (11.11%) Ehcache
5 1 (11.11%) GWT
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) RichFaces
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft