Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 May 2019 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 88 81
Rank change year-on-year -30 -7 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Development 306 450 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.07% 2.67% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.13% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 348 302
South East median daily rate £443 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +17.24% +5.07%
10th Percentile £278 £306 £250
90th Percentile £560 £519 £470
England median daily rate £475 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 11
South East median hourly rate £55.00 - £43.00
10th Percentile £32.25 - £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 - £44.50
England median hourly rate £39.95 £26.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.08% -33.01% +60.00%

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,875 14,355 12,897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.25% 85.30% 83.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,753 8,483 7,459
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £276 £281 £263
90th Percentile £608 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 466 515
South East median hourly rate £27.24 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.82% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.67 £11.32
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £50.40
England median hourly rate £24.70 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.25% -12.00% +8.70%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the South East

Web 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 Development in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the South East

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the South East over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the South East

Web 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 Development in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in the South East

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the South East over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Development in the South East

Web 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 Development within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -21 117 £415 -2.35% 56
Hampshire +43 89 £443 +26.43% 45
Berkshire -30 51 £454 +21.00% 22
Buckinghamshire +5 42 £375 -9.09% 13
Surrey -50 34 £500 +5.26% 23
Oxfordshire -1 24 £450 +5.88% 21
West Sussex +3 21 £375 - 17
East Sussex -15 21 £500 +29.03% 14
Kent +7 14 £375 +7.14% 36
Middlesex -3 6 £475 +11.76%
M4 Corridor +5 2 - -
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 215 (70.26%) JavaScript
2 180 (58.82%) CSS
3 179 (58.50%) HTML
4 154 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (36.60%) AngularJS
6 103 (33.66%) .NET
7 102 (33.33%) C#
8 93 (30.39%) Git (software)
9 92 (30.07%) HTML5
10 75 (24.51%) MVC
10 75 (24.51%) REST
11 66 (21.57%) SQL
12 65 (21.24%) Node.js
13 62 (20.26%) jQuery
14 59 (19.28%) CSS3
15 57 (18.63%) TDD
16 56 (18.30%) React
17 55 (17.97%) User Experience
17 55 (17.97%) Front End Development
18 53 (17.32%) TypeScript
19 52 (16.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 52 (16.99%) Java
20 48 (15.69%) SQL Server
20 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET
20 48 (15.69%) Web Services
21 47 (15.36%) Sass
21 47 (15.36%) Spring
21 47 (15.36%) Microsoft
22 46 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
23 45 (14.71%) Test Automation

Web 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 29 (9.48%) CMS
2 17 (5.56%) Drupal
3 16 (5.23%) Confluence
4 14 (4.58%) Apache
5 13 (4.25%) JBoss
6 12 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.92%) WordPress
7 9 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.29%) nginx
9 7 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.29%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.96%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.98%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.98%) Liferay
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) InDesign
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.86%) GitHub
4 12 (3.92%) Google Analytics
5 11 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.61%) npm
8 6 (1.96%) Serverless
9 5 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.63%) PaaS
9 5 (1.63%) Yarn
10 4 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.31%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.31%) CloudFront
10 4 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.31%) Route 53
11 3 (0.98%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.65%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.19%) HTTP
2 12 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.94%) SSL
4 8 (2.61%) MQTT
5 7 (2.29%) H.323
5 7 (2.29%) Skype
6 6 (1.96%) SSH
7 4 (1.31%) Internet
8 3 (0.98%) Firewall
8 3 (0.98%) SNMP
9 2 (0.65%) RFID
10 1 (0.33%) Intranet
10 1 (0.33%) Network Security
10 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.19%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.54%) MySQL
5 17 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.94%) RethinkDB
7 8 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.96%) Big Data
9 4 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.98%) Cloud Spanner
10 3 (0.98%) Flink
10 3 (0.98%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.98%) NewSQL
10 3 (0.98%) Redis
11 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 93 (30.39%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.42%) JIRA
3 30 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (9.80%) Visual Studio
4 28 (9.15%) webpack
5 25 (8.17%) Jasmine
6 24 (7.84%) Jenkins
6 24 (7.84%) Selenium
7 23 (7.52%) gulp
7 23 (7.52%) JUnit
8 22 (7.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 22 (7.19%) Subversion
9 16 (5.23%) Grunt
10 14 (4.58%) Mocha
11 13 (4.25%) Cucumber
12 12 (3.92%) Bitbucket
13 11 (3.59%) PostCSS
14 10 (3.27%) TeamCity
15 9 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (2.61%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (7.19%) Finance
2 13 (4.25%) Marketing
3 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.29%) Publishing
5 5 (1.63%) Banking
6 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.31%) Electronics
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.31%) Retail
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Avionics
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 263 (85.95%) Developer
2 76 (24.84%) Web Developer
3 48 (15.69%) .NET Developer
3 48 (15.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 37 (12.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 35 (11.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (10.78%) Angular Developer
7 27 (8.82%) React Developer
8 24 (7.84%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.23%) HTML Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Architect
11 13 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (3.92%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 12 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (3.92%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.59%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.27%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (3.27%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (58.82%) CSS
2 179 (58.50%) HTML
3 112 (36.60%) AngularJS
4 103 (33.66%) .NET
5 92 (30.07%) HTML5
6 75 (24.51%) REST
7 65 (21.24%) Node.js
8 62 (20.26%) jQuery
9 59 (19.28%) CSS3
10 56 (18.30%) React
11 52 (16.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET
12 48 (15.69%) Web Services
13 47 (15.36%) Sass
13 47 (15.36%) Spring
14 43 (14.05%) XML
15 42 (13.73%) JSON
16 38 (12.42%) Ajax
17 34 (11.11%) Redux
18 32 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.97%) User Experience
2 16 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.96%) Fintech
7 4 (1.31%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.31%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.98%) iPad
8 3 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.65%) Blog
9 2 (0.65%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.65%) Social Media
10 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.40%) Linux
2 15 (4.90%) Android
2 15 (4.90%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.92%) Windows
4 11 (3.59%) Unix
5 8 (2.61%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.31%) OpenVMS
7 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Gentoo
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.51%) MVC
3 57 (18.63%) TDD
4 55 (17.97%) Front End Development
5 45 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 44 (14.38%) Scrum
7 35 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (11.44%) DevOps
8 34 (11.11%) Open Source
9 27 (8.82%) Microservices
9 27 (8.82%) OOP
10 25 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (7.84%) Analytics
12 22 (7.19%) BDD
13 20 (6.54%) Unit Testing
14 19 (6.21%) Configuration Management
15 18 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 17 (5.56%) Computer Science
16 17 (5.56%) OO
16 17 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 215 (70.26%) JavaScript
2 102 (33.33%) C#
3 66 (21.57%) SQL
4 53 (17.32%) TypeScript
5 52 (16.99%) Java
6 34 (11.11%) Python
7 28 (9.15%) PHP
8 20 (6.54%) ES6
8 20 (6.54%) Ruby
9 17 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 17 (5.56%) Scala
10 16 (5.23%) C
11 14 (4.58%) Java 8
12 10 (3.27%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.61%) Perl
14 7 (2.29%) Groovy
14 7 (2.29%) Haskell
15 5 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.82%) Degree
2 17 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) GxP
1 3 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PSD2
2 1 (0.33%) WAI
2 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (7.84%) Docker
2 4 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.29%) Grafana
1 7 (2.29%) Kibana
1 7 (2.29%) Puppet
2 6 (1.96%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.65%) Ansible
4 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.42%) Google
3 21 (6.86%) Oracle
4 17 (5.56%) Telerik
5 13 (4.25%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.94%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 7 (2.29%) webMethods
8 6 (1.96%) Adobe
8 6 (1.96%) Apple
8 6 (1.96%) Yahoo!
9 5 (1.63%) Hotjar
10 3 (0.98%) HP
10 3 (0.98%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.98%) SAP
10 3 (0.98%) YouTube
11 2 (0.65%) Casewise
11 2 (0.65%) CyberArk
11 2 (0.65%) Facebook
11 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.65%) Twitter