Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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 Development
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 62 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Development 504 546 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.99% 3.27% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 3.96% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 397 510
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £231
90th Percentile £531 £481 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 13
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £34.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.39% +22.32% -16.42%
10th Percentile £13.95 £9.20 £17.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.65 £38.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +81.82% -39.73% +17.74%

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 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -51 169 £375 -3.85% 46
Surrey -4 94 £425 +6.25% 13
Hampshire -4 70 £365 +4.29% 47
West Sussex +9 67 £563 +60.71% 8
Berkshire -18 66 £395 +5.33% 12
East Sussex +22 65 £340 +13.33% 14
Oxfordshire -26 62 £450 +12.50% 22
Buckinghamshire -37 41 £331 +1.92% 12
Kent -4 30 £350 +7.69% 6
Middlesex +4 4 £130 -62.86%
Sussex +1 4 £319 - 4
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 341 (67.66%) HTML
2 338 (67.06%) CSS
3 333 (66.07%) JavaScript
4 273 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (35.32%) Scrum
6 165 (32.74%) .NET
7 161 (31.94%) MVC
8 160 (31.75%) Git (software)
9 155 (30.75%) C#
10 153 (30.36%) Web Services
11 137 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
12 129 (25.60%) Java
13 127 (25.20%) HTML5
13 127 (25.20%) AngularJS
14 120 (23.81%) Oracle
15 119 (23.61%) SQL Server
16 112 (22.22%) jQuery
17 111 (22.02%) Linux
18 108 (21.43%) CSS3
19 105 (20.83%) REST
19 105 (20.83%) ASP.NET
19 105 (20.83%) SQL
20 97 (19.25%) Front End Development
21 96 (19.05%) Microsoft
21 96 (19.05%) TDD
22 90 (17.86%) PHP
22 90 (17.86%) Relational Database
23 80 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
24 75 (14.88%) Subversion
25 74 (14.68%) 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 33 (6.55%) CMS
2 21 (4.17%) Drupal
3 20 (3.97%) WordPress
4 19 (3.77%) Confluence
5 16 (3.17%) Apache
6 11 (2.18%) IIS
7 10 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.99%) Alfresco
9 5 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.79%) nginx
10 4 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.79%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.60%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.40%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) GIMP
5 1 (0.20%) InDesign
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (5.16%) Magento
2 8 (1.59%) KANA IQ
3 4 (0.79%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.98%) npm
4 9 (1.79%) SaaS
5 6 (1.19%) Firebase
5 6 (1.19%) GitHub
6 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Heroku
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Twilio
8 1 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.13%) HTTP
2 7 (1.39%) Internet
3 5 (0.99%) Intranet
4 2 (0.40%) CTI
4 2 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) Extranet
5 1 (0.20%) FTP
5 1 (0.20%) RTP
5 1 (0.20%) SMTP
5 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 90 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 46 (9.13%) MySQL
4 21 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 19 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.19%) SQLite
11 5 (0.99%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.79%) Big Data
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.60%) Redis
14 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 160 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 75 (14.88%) Subversion
3 61 (12.10%) Jenkins
4 43 (8.53%) Visual Studio
5 41 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (6.35%) JIRA
7 26 (5.16%) gulp
8 20 (3.97%) Grunt
9 14 (2.78%) IntelliJ
9 14 (2.78%) JUnit
9 14 (2.78%) Maven
10 13 (2.58%) Selenium
11 9 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (1.79%) PostCSS
11 9 (1.79%) Protractor
12 8 (1.59%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.59%) webpack
13 6 (1.19%) Bower
13 6 (1.19%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (13.10%) Finance
2 20 (3.97%) Marketing
3 8 (1.59%) Banking
4 7 (1.39%) Games
5 6 (1.19%) Publishing
5 6 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.99%) Advertising
6 5 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.79%) Automotive
7 4 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.60%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.60%) Legal
8 3 (0.60%) Retail
9 2 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 454 (90.08%) Developer
2 163 (32.34%) Web Developer
3 112 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 75 (14.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 62 (12.30%) C# Developer
6 51 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 50 (9.92%) Java Developer
7 50 (9.92%) Python Developer
8 49 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 48 (9.52%) Agile Developer
10 41 (8.13%) Django Developer
10 41 (8.13%) Python/Django Developer
11 39 (7.74%) .NET Web Developer
12 35 (6.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 32 (6.35%) Python Web Developer
14 31 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 29 (5.75%) HTML Developer
16 27 (5.36%) Angular Developer
16 27 (5.36%) SQL Developer
17 26 (5.16%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (67.66%) HTML
2 338 (67.06%) CSS
3 165 (32.74%) .NET
4 153 (30.36%) Web Services
5 127 (25.20%) AngularJS
5 127 (25.20%) HTML5
6 112 (22.22%) jQuery
7 108 (21.43%) CSS3
8 105 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 105 (20.83%) REST
9 80 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (13.69%) Ajax
10 69 (13.69%) Sass
11 61 (12.10%) Django
12 58 (11.51%) JSON
13 56 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 51 (10.12%) WCF
15 49 (9.72%) React
15 49 (9.72%) XML
16 46 (9.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.91%) User Experience
2 42 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 27 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.19%) Web 2.0
7 4 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 4 (0.79%) Social Media
8 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (0.60%) Equities
8 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.60%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.60%) W3C
9 2 (0.40%) Fintech
9 2 (0.40%) Life Science
10 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.02%) Linux
2 58 (11.51%) Unix
3 28 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 24 (4.76%) Windows
5 10 (1.98%) Android
6 7 (1.39%) Windows 2000
6 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.79%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (35.32%) Scrum
3 161 (31.94%) MVC
4 137 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
5 97 (19.25%) Front End Development
6 96 (19.05%) TDD
7 74 (14.68%) Test Automation
8 57 (11.31%) Refactoring
9 46 (9.13%) Configuration Management
9 46 (9.13%) Software Engineering
10 42 (8.33%) Kanban
10 42 (8.33%) Open Source
11 41 (8.13%) OO
12 40 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 38 (7.54%) Unit Testing
14 35 (6.94%) Web Application Development
15 34 (6.75%) Web Design
16 32 (6.35%) Change Control
17 29 (5.75%) BDD
17 29 (5.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 333 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 155 (30.75%) C#
3 129 (25.60%) Java
4 105 (20.83%) SQL
5 90 (17.86%) PHP
6 72 (14.29%) Python
7 37 (7.34%) Ruby
8 35 (6.94%) Scala
9 31 (6.15%) TypeScript
10 23 (4.56%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.98%) Groovy
12 10 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.98%) Perl
13 9 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.59%) ECMAScript
14 8 (1.59%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.39%) C++
15 7 (1.39%) VBScript
16 5 (0.99%) PHP 7
17 4 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (2.98%) Degree
2 8 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) OCA
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.16%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.40%) WAI
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (3.57%) Docker
2 9 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Varnish
4 1 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (2.98%) Terraform
2 7 (1.39%) Ansible
3 5 (0.99%) Galera Cluster
3 5 (0.99%) OpenNebula
4 3 (0.60%) Consul
5 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (23.81%) Oracle
2 96 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.17%) Google
4 16 (3.17%) Telerik
5 14 (2.78%) New Relic
6 11 (2.18%) Adobe
7 8 (1.59%) KANA
8 6 (1.19%) ATG
8 6 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.19%) Demandware
8 6 (1.19%) Intershop
9 5 (0.99%) CA
9 5 (0.99%) Nimsoft
9 5 (0.99%) Remedy
10 4 (0.79%) Infor
11 3 (0.60%) IBM
12 2 (0.40%) Citrix
12 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.40%) Siebel