Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 78 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Development 442 425 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.64% 2.75% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.30% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 309 365
South East median daily rate £425 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £306 £240 £219
90th Percentile £519 £464 £500
England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 11
South East median hourly rate - £43.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +186.67% -53.85%
England median hourly rate £25.34 £40.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year -37.43% +54.98% -8.91%

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 14,145 12,864 14,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.57% 83.25% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,350 7,471 9,182
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 499 562
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -14.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £10.68 £11.73 £11.82
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.62
% change year-on-year -13.73% +7.98% +12.45%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -1 189 £425 +16.44% 137
Surrey -5 127 £475 +18.75% 42
Buckinghamshire +14 64 £413 +26.92% 47
Oxfordshire +10 62 £425 +9.68% 36
Berkshire -23 62 £375 -3.23% 54
Hampshire -29 37 £350 -5.41% 65
East Sussex -2 32 £388 +19.23% 22
West Sussex -10 32 £375 -7.41% 16
Middlesex +15 19 £425 -
Kent -14 4 £356 +1.79% 21
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 353 (79.86%) JavaScript
2 297 (67.19%) HTML
3 287 (64.93%) CSS
4 204 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (33.94%) Git (software)
6 136 (30.77%) Web Services
7 132 (29.86%) AngularJS
8 126 (28.51%) HTML5
9 119 (26.92%) Linux
10 117 (26.47%) Jenkins
11 110 (24.89%) jQuery
12 104 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
13 100 (22.62%) Front End Development
14 99 (22.40%) CSS3
15 97 (21.95%) Python
16 96 (21.72%) REST
17 87 (19.68%) Test Automation
18 86 (19.46%) Relational Database
18 86 (19.46%) .NET
19 83 (18.78%) Oracle
20 80 (18.10%) Django
21 76 (17.19%) MVC
22 75 (16.97%) Workflow
22 75 (16.97%) Node.js
23 71 (16.06%) React
24 70 (15.84%) TDD
25 69 (15.61%) C#
26 68 (15.38%) User Experience
27 66 (14.93%) Java
28 64 (14.48%) PHP

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 (4.98%) Confluence
2 17 (3.85%) CMS
3 14 (3.17%) WordPress
4 11 (2.49%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.04%) Apache
6 8 (1.81%) IIS
7 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.68%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.45%) Drupal
9 2 (0.45%) Liferay
10 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.23%) Captiva
10 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.23%) FileNet
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Magento
2 3 (0.68%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.23%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (7.24%) Serverless
3 30 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (4.98%) GitHub
5 17 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (2.26%) npm
6 10 (2.26%) SaaS
7 6 (1.36%) Yarn
8 3 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.68%) Firebase
9 2 (0.45%) Force.com
9 2 (0.45%) PaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.23%) Route 53
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.98%) HTTP
2 3 (0.68%) DNS
2 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.45%) IKE
3 2 (0.45%) Internet
3 2 (0.45%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.23%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (19.46%) Relational Database
2 39 (8.82%) Redis
3 34 (7.69%) MySQL
4 26 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.90%) SQLite
11 3 (0.68%) MS Access
12 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.45%) Big Data
12 2 (0.45%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.23%) KNIME
13 1 (0.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 150 (33.94%) Git (software)
2 117 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 38 (8.60%) Mocha
4 35 (7.92%) Babel
5 34 (7.69%) webpack
6 32 (7.24%) Gerrit
6 32 (7.24%) Sinon.JS
7 28 (6.33%) JIRA
7 28 (6.33%) Subversion
8 18 (4.07%) Grunt
8 18 (4.07%) TeamCity
9 16 (3.62%) Visual Studio
10 15 (3.39%) gulp
10 15 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (3.17%) Vagrant
12 11 (2.49%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.81%) Bower
14 7 (1.58%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.36%) JUnit
General
1 54 (12.22%) Finance
2 22 (4.98%) Marketing
3 15 (3.39%) Retail
4 10 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.36%) Advertising
6 5 (1.13%) French Language
6 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.68%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 375 (84.84%) Developer
2 140 (31.67%) Web Developer
3 85 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 71 (16.06%) Python Developer
5 68 (15.38%) Django Developer
5 68 (15.38%) Python/Django Developer
6 54 (12.22%) React Developer
7 50 (11.31%) Full Stack Developer
8 49 (11.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 37 (8.37%) Angular Developer
10 36 (8.14%) Node.js Developer
11 34 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 32 (7.24%) HTML Developer
13 31 (7.01%) HTML CSS Developer
14 30 (6.79%) PHP Developer
15 29 (6.56%) .NET Developer
16 22 (4.98%) C# Developer
17 20 (4.52%) Java Developer
18 18 (4.07%) PHP Web Developer
19 16 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (67.19%) HTML
2 287 (64.93%) CSS
3 136 (30.77%) Web Services
4 132 (29.86%) AngularJS
5 126 (28.51%) HTML5
6 110 (24.89%) jQuery
7 99 (22.40%) CSS3
8 96 (21.72%) REST
9 86 (19.46%) .NET
10 80 (18.10%) Django
11 75 (16.97%) Node.js
12 71 (16.06%) React
13 64 (14.48%) ASP.NET
14 57 (12.90%) RESTful
15 50 (11.31%) Redux
16 40 (9.05%) Sass
17 36 (8.14%) .NET Framework
18 34 (7.69%) Ajax
18 34 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 33 (7.47%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.38%) User Experience
2 12 (2.71%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.49%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (1.81%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.81%) W3C
5 7 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.90%) Fintech
7 4 (0.90%) iPad
7 4 (0.90%) Wiki
8 3 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) NHS
9 2 (0.45%) PKI
10 1 (0.23%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) iSeries
10 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 119 (26.92%) Linux
2 17 (3.85%) Unix
3 9 (2.04%) Android
4 8 (1.81%) Windows
5 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Debian
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (22.62%) Front End Development
4 87 (19.68%) Test Automation
5 76 (17.19%) MVC
6 75 (16.97%) Workflow
7 70 (15.84%) TDD
8 62 (14.03%) Configuration Management
9 55 (12.44%) Unit Testing
10 52 (11.76%) Microservices
11 48 (10.86%) API Design
12 47 (10.63%) Scrum
13 45 (10.18%) BDD
14 44 (9.95%) SDLC
15 37 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (7.69%) API Development
17 30 (6.79%) DevOps
18 29 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
19 26 (5.88%) UX Design
20 25 (5.66%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 353 (79.86%) JavaScript
2 97 (21.95%) Python
3 69 (15.61%) C#
4 66 (14.93%) Java
5 64 (14.48%) PHP
6 52 (11.76%) SQL
7 41 (9.28%) ES6
8 38 (8.60%) TypeScript
9 22 (4.98%) Go
10 13 (2.94%) Scala
11 12 (2.71%) Ruby
12 11 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.13%) Groovy
13 5 (1.13%) Java 8
14 3 (0.68%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.68%) C++
14 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (4.07%) Degree
2 6 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) SAFe Agilist
4 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.23%) APMP
5 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.85%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) GDPR
2 4 (0.90%) WCAG
3 2 (0.45%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (10.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (2.94%) Ansible
2 12 (2.71%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.68%) SELinux
4 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Puppet
4 2 (0.45%) Salt
5 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 83 (18.78%) Oracle
2 40 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.33%) Google
4 10 (2.26%) Adobe
5 9 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.36%) SAP
7 4 (0.90%) New Relic
7 4 (0.90%) Optimizely
7 4 (0.90%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.90%) Zend
8 3 (0.68%) Omniture
8 3 (0.68%) Perforce
8 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.45%) Demandware
9 2 (0.45%) Telerik
10 1 (0.23%) Facebook
10 1 (0.23%) Marketo
10 1 (0.23%) Tableau
10 1 (0.23%) Twitter