The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Application Development
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 251 251
Rank change year-on-year +28 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 31 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £345 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £416 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £376 £375
% change year-on-year -6.79% +0.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Web Application 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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6397 7548 7900
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.64% 81.37% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3717 4640 4336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 272 286
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in the South East

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in the South East

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in the South East

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in the South East

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
West Sussex +18 13 £325 - 6
Surrey +16 6 £458 +32.60% 7
Oxfordshire +3 6 £348 -17.26% 4
Berkshire +27 3 £365 -14.11% 7
Buckinghamshire -3 2 £350 +21.73% 3
Middlesex - 1 £301 - 1
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) AngularJS
4 21 (33.33%) HTML
5 19 (30.16%) MVC
5 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
6 18 (28.57%) TDD
7 17 (26.98%) Subversion
7 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
7 17 (26.98%) MongoDB
8 16 (25.40%) C#
9 15 (23.81%) .NET
9 15 (23.81%) OO
9 15 (23.81%) Publishing
9 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.63%) Java
11 13 (20.63%) Apache
11 13 (20.63%) Web Development
11 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (20.63%) Social Media
12 12 (19.05%) MySQL
12 12 (19.05%) CSS
13 11 (17.46%) Linux
13 11 (17.46%) Refactoring
13 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
13 11 (17.46%) Node.js
13 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (20.63%) Apache
2 10 (15.87%) nginx
3 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.76%) Liferay
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) MongoDB
2 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (19.05%) MySQL
6 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
7 10 (15.87%) CouchDB
7 10 (15.87%) Redis
8 3 (4.76%) Big Data
8 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.59%) DB2
10 1 (1.59%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
2 17 (26.98%) Subversion
3 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (15.87%) Mercurial
5 8 (12.70%) Gradle
6 6 (9.52%) JIRA
7 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.17%) Maven
9 1 (1.59%) Ant
9 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 15 (23.81%) Publishing
2 10 (15.87%) Legal
3 6 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Content Designer
2 15 (23.81%) Designer
3 11 (17.46%) Agile Developer
4 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.87%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.87%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Symfony Developer
5 9 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
6 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Digital Content Designer
7 7 (11.11%) Digital Designer
8 6 (9.52%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) AngularJS
2 21 (33.33%) HTML
3 15 (23.81%) .NET
4 12 (19.05%) CSS
5 11 (17.46%) Node.js
5 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
6 10 (15.87%) LAMP
6 10 (15.87%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (15.87%) Laravel
6 10 (15.87%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (15.87%) Memcached
6 10 (15.87%) Symfony
6 10 (15.87%) Yii
7 8 (12.70%) jQuery
7 8 (12.70%) Spring
7 8 (12.70%) XML
8 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 7 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Social Media
2 10 (15.87%) User Experience
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (30.16%) MVC
4 18 (28.57%) TDD
5 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
6 15 (23.81%) OO
7 13 (20.63%) Web Development
8 11 (17.46%) Refactoring
9 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
9 10 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (15.87%) Release Management
9 10 (15.87%) Scrum
10 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 8 (12.70%) SEO
10 8 (12.70%) Web Usability
11 7 (11.11%) Pair Programming
12 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (9.52%) Functional Testing
12 6 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 13 (20.63%) Java
4 10 (15.87%) PHP
4 10 (15.87%) Scala
5 7 (11.11%) Groovy
6 5 (7.94%) Python
7 3 (4.76%) R
7 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) HDFS
2 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Ansible
1 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Zend
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.76%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.59%) ESRI
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik