Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 77 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 445 456 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.69% 2.86% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 3.40% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 299 401
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +6.99% +1.59%
10th Percentile £276 £255 £228
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
England median daily rate £450 £423 £375
% change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 13
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £43.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.88% +290.91% -68.57%
10th Percentile £26.50 £12.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £29.50 £48.48 £47.75
England median hourly rate £32.25 £41.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -21.82% +117.11% -41.61%

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 14,182 13,429 15,180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.60% 84.19% 83.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,446 7,803 9,311
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £588 £570 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 498 486 563
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £49.49
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +23 195 £420 +5.00% 112
Surrey -21 109 £475 +11.76% 28
Berkshire +3 71 £410 +13.89% 42
Oxfordshire -2 66 £425 -1.45% 44
Buckinghamshire +38 57 £400 +6.67% 26
Hampshire -34 46 £350 -3.45% 46
East Sussex -6 41 £450 +38.46% 18
West Sussex -40 20 £358 -13.18% 20
Middlesex +19 17 £375 +188.46%
Kent +11 17 £288 -17.86% 31
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 360 (80.90%) JavaScript
2 298 (66.97%) HTML
3 273 (61.35%) CSS
4 190 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (34.83%) Git (software)
6 147 (33.03%) AngularJS
7 130 (29.21%) HTML5
8 117 (26.29%) jQuery
9 114 (25.62%) Web Services
10 108 (24.27%) CSS3
11 105 (23.60%) Linux
12 104 (23.37%) .NET
13 98 (22.02%) React
14 97 (21.80%) Jenkins
14 97 (21.80%) REST
15 96 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
16 93 (20.90%) MVC
17 89 (20.00%) Python
18 85 (19.10%) Front End Development
19 84 (18.88%) C#
20 77 (17.30%) PHP
20 77 (17.30%) Relational Database
21 76 (17.08%) User Experience
22 75 (16.85%) Node.js
22 75 (16.85%) Oracle
23 74 (16.63%) TDD
24 67 (15.06%) SQL
24 67 (15.06%) ASP.NET
25 66 (14.83%) Workflow
25 66 (14.83%) Django

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 22 (4.94%) CMS
2 21 (4.72%) Confluence
3 16 (3.60%) WordPress
4 12 (2.70%) Apache
5 11 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.57%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.12%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.12%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.90%) IIS
8 4 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.67%) Drupal
9 3 (0.67%) Liferay
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.45%) Kentico
11 1 (0.22%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.22%) Moodle
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.22%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.39%) Serverless
4 19 (4.27%) GitHub
5 13 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.12%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.12%) Google Tag Manager
7 5 (1.12%) SaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Force.com
8 2 (0.45%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.22%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.22%) Route 53
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.49%) HTTP
2 8 (1.80%) Internet
3 6 (1.35%) SSH
3 6 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.90%) Firewall
4 4 (0.90%) SSL
5 2 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) FTP
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.22%) MQTT
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) SMS
6 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.30%) Relational Database
2 42 (9.44%) Redis
3 40 (8.99%) SQL Server
4 32 (7.19%) MySQL
5 23 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (2.47%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.02%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.90%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.90%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.67%) Big Data
13 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.67%) MS Access
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 155 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 97 (21.80%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.74%) Subversion
4 27 (6.07%) Mocha
5 26 (5.84%) JIRA
6 24 (5.39%) Babel
6 24 (5.39%) webpack
7 21 (4.72%) Gerrit
7 21 (4.72%) Sinon.JS
8 20 (4.49%) TeamCity
9 19 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (3.82%) Visual Studio
11 16 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (3.15%) Vagrant
12 14 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (2.47%) Cucumber
14 10 (2.25%) gulp
14 10 (2.25%) JUnit
15 9 (2.02%) Jasmine
16 7 (1.57%) Grunt
General
1 45 (10.11%) Finance
2 23 (5.17%) Marketing
3 14 (3.15%) Retail
4 11 (2.47%) Advertising
5 4 (0.90%) Back Office
6 3 (0.67%) Games
6 3 (0.67%) Legal
6 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.22%) French Language
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 383 (86.07%) Developer
2 152 (34.16%) Web Developer
3 104 (23.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 62 (13.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 55 (12.36%) Python Developer
6 54 (12.13%) React Developer
7 53 (11.91%) Django Developer
7 53 (11.91%) Python/Django Developer
8 47 (10.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 43 (9.66%) Angular Developer
10 40 (8.99%) .NET Developer
11 39 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 33 (7.42%) HTML Developer
13 32 (7.19%) HTML CSS Developer
14 30 (6.74%) PHP Developer
15 29 (6.52%) Node.js Developer
16 25 (5.62%) C# Developer
17 24 (5.39%) Java Developer
18 21 (4.72%) PHP Web Developer
19 18 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (66.97%) HTML
2 273 (61.35%) CSS
3 147 (33.03%) AngularJS
4 130 (29.21%) HTML5
5 117 (26.29%) jQuery
6 114 (25.62%) Web Services
7 108 (24.27%) CSS3
8 104 (23.37%) .NET
9 98 (22.02%) React
10 97 (21.80%) REST
11 75 (16.85%) Node.js
12 67 (15.06%) ASP.NET
13 66 (14.83%) Django
14 52 (11.69%) Ajax
15 49 (11.01%) RESTful
15 49 (11.01%) Sass
16 44 (9.89%) Redux
17 41 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 40 (8.99%) .NET Framework
19 31 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.08%) User Experience
2 16 (3.60%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.57%) W3C
7 6 (1.35%) Fintech
8 5 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.90%) NHS
10 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.67%) iPad
11 2 (0.45%) PKI
11 2 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.22%) Animation
12 1 (0.22%) Blog
12 1 (0.22%) iSeries
12 1 (0.22%) Replication
12 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (23.60%) Linux
2 20 (4.49%) Unix
3 10 (2.25%) Windows
4 8 (1.80%) Android
4 8 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
3 93 (20.90%) MVC
4 85 (19.10%) Front End Development
5 74 (16.63%) TDD
6 66 (14.83%) Workflow
7 64 (14.38%) Test Automation
8 58 (13.03%) Scrum
9 53 (11.91%) Microservices
10 43 (9.66%) Configuration Management
10 43 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (8.31%) Unit Testing
12 36 (8.09%) DevOps
12 36 (8.09%) Mentoring
13 34 (7.64%) API Design
13 34 (7.64%) BDD
13 34 (7.64%) SDLC
14 32 (7.19%) E-Commerce
15 29 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 24 (5.39%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 360 (80.90%) JavaScript
2 89 (20.00%) Python
3 84 (18.88%) C#
4 77 (17.30%) PHP
5 67 (15.06%) SQL
6 65 (14.61%) Java
7 45 (10.11%) TypeScript
8 37 (8.31%) ES6
9 18 (4.04%) Go
10 15 (3.37%) Ruby
11 13 (2.92%) Scala
12 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.90%) Java 8
13 3 (0.67%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.67%) C++
14 2 (0.45%) C
14 2 (0.45%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.45%) Perl
14 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (6.74%) Degree
2 8 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.45%) SAFe Agilist
5 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) APMP
6 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) MCSE
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) PMO
3 2 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (10.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.82%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.92%) Ansible
3 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) Puppet
3 2 (0.45%) Salt
4 1 (0.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 75 (16.85%) Oracle
2 44 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.87%) Google
4 9 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.02%) Zend
5 4 (0.90%) Adobe
5 4 (0.90%) Rackspace
5 4 (0.90%) WooCommerce
6 3 (0.67%) Casewise
6 3 (0.67%) Perforce
6 3 (0.67%) SAP
6 3 (0.67%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.45%) Demandware
7 2 (0.45%) Volusion
8 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.22%) Hotjar
8 1 (0.22%) Marketo
8 1 (0.22%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.22%) Tableau