Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £334 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 3 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.44% 0.53% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.56% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Sheffield median daily rate £334 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £293 £108 £220
90th Percentile £361 £346 £390
South Yorkshire median daily rate £334 £300 £260
% change year-on-year +11.33% +15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 653 896 721
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 94.22% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 597 513
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £195 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.18% +6.73% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.30 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £12.10 £9.60 £9.78
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.71 £21.18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -15.00%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Sheffield

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Sheffield

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Sheffield region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) KYC
3 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (33.33%) RAML
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) RAML
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) KYC
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft