Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 66 69
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Development 449 466 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.70% 3.02% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.68% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 331 412
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +5.66%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £258
90th Percentile £519 £481 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £43.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.49% +53.57% -13.85%
10th Percentile £40.60 £20.93 £17.25
90th Percentile £47.93 £49.50 £117.50
England median hourly rate £27.00 £36.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year -25.00% -4.32% +17.58%

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 13,823 12,647 14,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.16% 81.91% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,292 7,504 8,914
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £252
90th Percentile £588 £574 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 515 622
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.23% +52.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.64
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.00 £52.73
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.38% +17.50%

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 17 February 2018.

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
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 17 February 2018. 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 -41 174 £400 +3.23% 128
Surrey -13 78 £475 +23.38% 26
Berkshire -39 63 £375 -6.25% 51
Buckinghamshire -11 62 £338 +3.85% 33
East Sussex +12 53 £340 +13.33% 27
West Sussex +11 53 £475 +11.76% 34
Oxfordshire -25 49 £425 +6.25% 44
Hampshire -15 43 £365 -7.30% 50
Kent -8 31 £350 +5.26% 21
Middlesex +9 10 £425 +15.65% 3
Sussex - 4 £319 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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.

1 296 (65.92%) JavaScript
2 281 (62.58%) HTML
3 271 (60.36%) CSS
4 226 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (30.51%) Scrum
6 133 (29.62%) Git (software)
7 126 (28.06%) .NET
8 125 (27.84%) Web Services
9 124 (27.62%) MVC
10 118 (26.28%) jQuery
11 117 (26.06%) AngularJS
12 115 (25.61%) C#
13 111 (24.72%) HTML5
14 106 (23.61%) Java
15 105 (23.39%) Oracle
16 104 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
17 99 (22.05%) Front End Development
18 95 (21.16%) Linux
19 93 (20.71%) TDD
20 90 (20.04%) Test Automation
21 88 (19.60%) CSS3
22 83 (18.49%) ASP.NET
22 83 (18.49%) SQL
23 82 (18.26%) SQL Server
24 79 (17.59%) Microsoft
25 73 (16.26%) Relational Database
26 71 (15.81%) REST
27 70 (15.59%) PHP
28 61 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
28 61 (13.59%) Python

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 32 (7.13%) CMS
2 17 (3.79%) Confluence
3 16 (3.56%) WordPress
4 13 (2.90%) Apache
5 11 (2.45%) IIS
5 11 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.34%) Alfresco
7 6 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.89%) Drupal
8 4 (0.89%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.67%) nginx
9 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.22%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.22%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.22%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (2.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.45%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.22%) GIMP
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.67%) Magento
2 8 (1.78%) KANA IQ
3 3 (0.67%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.56%) GitHub
4 12 (2.67%) npm
5 11 (2.45%) Serverless
6 9 (2.00%) SaaS
7 7 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.89%) Yarn
9 3 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.45%) Firebase
10 2 (0.45%) Office 365
10 2 (0.45%) Veeva
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.02%) HTTP
2 5 (1.11%) Internet
3 4 (0.89%) Intranet
4 3 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.45%) CTI
5 2 (0.45%) FTP
5 2 (0.45%) IKE
5 2 (0.45%) SMTP
5 2 (0.45%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 73 (16.26%) Relational Database
3 38 (8.46%) MySQL
4 17 (3.79%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (1.56%) Redis
7 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (1.34%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.11%) Big Data
10 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (0.89%) SQLite
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 133 (29.62%) Git (software)
2 58 (12.92%) Jenkins
2 58 (12.92%) Subversion
3 31 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 30 (6.68%) JIRA
5 22 (4.90%) Grunt
6 20 (4.45%) gulp
7 16 (3.56%) Mocha
7 16 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (3.34%) Babel
8 15 (3.34%) webpack
9 11 (2.45%) Gerrit
9 11 (2.45%) Sinon.JS
10 10 (2.23%) IntelliJ
10 10 (2.23%) Jasmine
10 10 (2.23%) JUnit
10 10 (2.23%) Maven
10 10 (2.23%) Selenium
11 9 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (12.47%) Finance
2 26 (5.79%) Marketing
3 11 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.34%) Retail
5 4 (0.89%) French Language
6 3 (0.67%) Automotive
6 3 (0.67%) Electronics
6 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Games
7 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
8 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 390 (86.86%) Developer
2 152 (33.85%) Web Developer
3 82 (18.26%) .NET Developer
4 64 (14.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 46 (10.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 44 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 42 (9.35%) Java Developer
8 39 (8.69%) Python Developer
9 36 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (7.80%) .NET Web Developer
10 35 (7.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 34 (7.57%) Agile Developer
12 32 (7.13%) Django Developer
12 32 (7.13%) Python/Django Developer
13 31 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
14 24 (5.35%) Angular Developer
14 24 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 24 (5.35%) PHP Developer
15 22 (4.90%) React Developer
16 21 (4.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (62.58%) HTML
2 271 (60.36%) CSS
3 126 (28.06%) .NET
4 125 (27.84%) Web Services
5 118 (26.28%) jQuery
6 117 (26.06%) AngularJS
7 111 (24.72%) HTML5
8 88 (19.60%) CSS3
9 83 (18.49%) ASP.NET
10 71 (15.81%) REST
11 61 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 58 (12.92%) Sass
13 55 (12.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (10.91%) Django
14 49 (10.91%) React
15 47 (10.47%) WCF
16 44 (9.80%) XML
17 42 (9.35%) Ajax
18 40 (8.91%) .NET Framework
19 39 (8.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.80%) User Experience
2 40 (8.91%) N-Tier
3 18 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.89%) Wiki
7 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.67%) Social Media
8 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.45%) Fintech
8 2 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.45%) W3C
9 1 (0.22%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.22%) Equities
9 1 (0.22%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 95 (21.16%) Linux
2 47 (10.47%) Unix
3 24 (5.35%) Mac OS X
4 21 (4.68%) Windows
5 8 (1.78%) Android
6 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000
6 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (30.51%) Scrum
3 124 (27.62%) MVC
4 104 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
5 99 (22.05%) Front End Development
6 93 (20.71%) TDD
7 90 (20.04%) Test Automation
8 51 (11.36%) Configuration Management
9 50 (11.14%) Refactoring
10 37 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 34 (7.57%) BDD
12 33 (7.35%) Continuous Deployment
12 33 (7.35%) Kanban
12 33 (7.35%) SDLC
13 32 (7.13%) Change Control
13 32 (7.13%) Unit Testing
14 27 (6.01%) Microservices
15 26 (5.79%) OO
16 25 (5.57%) Open Source
16 25 (5.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 296 (65.92%) JavaScript
2 115 (25.61%) C#
3 106 (23.61%) Java
4 83 (18.49%) SQL
5 70 (15.59%) PHP
6 61 (13.59%) Python
7 25 (5.57%) Ruby
8 18 (4.01%) Scala
8 18 (4.01%) TypeScript
9 15 (3.34%) ES6
10 13 (2.90%) T-SQL
11 12 (2.67%) Groovy
11 12 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.00%) Go
13 8 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.56%) Perl
14 7 (1.56%) VBScript
15 6 (1.34%) C++
16 4 (0.89%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (2.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) OCA
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.45%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.67%) WCAG
3 2 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) WAI
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (5.35%) Docker
2 5 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (1.34%) Ansible
1 6 (1.34%) Terraform
2 5 (1.11%) Galera Cluster
2 5 (1.11%) OpenNebula
3 2 (0.45%) SELinux
4 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 105 (23.39%) Oracle
2 79 (17.59%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.23%) Google
4 16 (3.56%) Adobe
5 10 (2.23%) New Relic
6 8 (1.78%) KANA
7 6 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.11%) CA
8 5 (1.11%) Nimsoft
8 5 (1.11%) Remedy
9 4 (0.89%) Omniture
9 4 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.67%) Optimizely
10 3 (0.67%) SAP
10 3 (0.67%) Telerik
10 3 (0.67%) Zend
11 2 (0.45%) HP
11 2 (0.45%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.45%) Siebel