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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 65 58
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 228 270 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.95% 3.01% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.67% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 180 213
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £513 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +9.48% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £35.75 £16.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.43% -44.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.10 £18.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.20 £37.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +157.14% -46.22%  

Web Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7357 7524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.94% 81.95% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14363 16339 15225
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 804 610
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +25.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £55.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 59 £425 +6.25% 22
East Sussex +14 36 £325 -7.14% 12
Oxfordshire -2 35 £450 +20.00% 21
West Sussex +10 32 £600 +37.14% 8
Berkshire +10 24 £328 -12.66% 13
Hampshire -19 23 £325 -2.98% 47
Buckinghamshire -35 11 £363 +11.53% 14
Kent -11 5 £350 +40.00% 19
Middlesex +6 1 £130 -67.50%
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 292 (66.51%) HTML
2 280 (63.78%) CSS
3 272 (61.96%) JavaScript
4 190 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (32.35%) jQuery
6 131 (29.84%) Git (software)
7 129 (29.38%) MVC
8 121 (27.56%) HTML5
8 121 (27.56%) CSS3
9 119 (27.11%) AngularJS
10 105 (23.92%) C#
11 103 (23.46%) Ajax
12 102 (23.23%) .NET
13 94 (21.41%) Web Services
14 88 (20.05%) Scrum
14 88 (20.05%) Front End Development
15 85 (19.36%) Subversion
16 81 (18.45%) Linux
17 80 (18.22%) PHP
17 80 (18.22%) Django
18 77 (17.54%) Python
19 75 (17.08%) Oracle
20 74 (16.86%) Finance
21 73 (16.63%) SQL
22 70 (15.95%) SQL Server
23 68 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
24 67 (15.26%) Java
25 66 (15.03%) Sass
26 65 (14.81%) REST
27 64 (14.58%) Relational Database

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 52 (11.85%) CMS
2 28 (6.38%) Apache
3 25 (5.69%) EPiServer
4 23 (5.24%) Confluence
5 21 (4.78%) WordPress
6 11 (2.51%) Drupal
7 9 (2.05%) nginx
8 6 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.14%) JBoss
9 5 (1.14%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.68%) DNN
11 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.46%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.46%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 38 (8.66%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.23%) InDesign
5 1 (0.23%) InVision
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.46%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.37%) GitHub
4 5 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.14%) SaaS
5 4 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.91%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.68%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.23%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.69%) HTTP
2 6 (1.37%) Intranet
3 5 (1.14%) Internet
3 5 (1.14%) LDAP
4 2 (0.46%) Extranet
4 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 64 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 53 (12.07%) MySQL
4 27 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 20 (4.56%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.73%) Redis
8 9 (2.05%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.91%) phpMyAdmin
11 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.46%) QGIS
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 131 (29.84%) Git (software)
2 85 (19.36%) Subversion
3 34 (7.74%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (5.24%) JIRA
6 22 (5.01%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.64%) Mercurial
8 14 (3.19%) JUnit
9 13 (2.96%) Grunt
10 12 (2.73%) Bitbucket
10 12 (2.73%) Maven
11 9 (2.05%) gulp
11 9 (2.05%) Mockito
12 8 (1.82%) IntelliJ
13 7 (1.59%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.37%) Checkstyle
14 6 (1.37%) Cobertura
14 6 (1.37%) FindBugs
14 6 (1.37%) Gradle
14 6 (1.37%) TestNG
General
1 74 (16.86%) Finance
2 21 (4.78%) Marketing
3 16 (3.64%) Advertising
4 13 (2.96%) Publishing
5 6 (1.37%) German Language
6 5 (1.14%) Retail
7 4 (0.91%) Automotive
8 3 (0.68%) Back Office
8 3 (0.68%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.68%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.68%) Korean Language
8 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.68%) Russian Language
8 3 (0.68%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.46%) Banking
9 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 393 (89.52%) Developer
2 182 (41.46%) Web Developer
3 105 (23.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 75 (17.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 67 (15.26%) HTML Developer
6 63 (14.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 57 (12.98%) .NET Developer
8 51 (11.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 42 (9.57%) Python Developer
10 41 (9.34%) Django Developer
10 41 (9.34%) Python/Django Developer
11 40 (9.11%) PHP Developer
12 35 (7.97%) Java Developer
13 33 (7.52%) C# Developer
14 30 (6.83%) Python Web Developer
15 28 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
16 25 (5.69%) Agile Developer
17 22 (5.01%) Angular Developer
18 21 (4.78%) Scala Developer
19 20 (4.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (66.51%) HTML
2 280 (63.78%) CSS
3 142 (32.35%) jQuery
4 121 (27.56%) CSS3
4 121 (27.56%) HTML5
5 119 (27.11%) AngularJS
6 103 (23.46%) Ajax
7 102 (23.23%) .NET
8 94 (21.41%) Web Services
9 80 (18.22%) Django
10 66 (15.03%) Sass
11 65 (14.81%) REST
12 61 (13.90%) ASP.NET
13 47 (10.71%) React
14 37 (8.43%) Node.js
14 37 (8.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (8.20%) JSON
16 34 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (7.52%) Spring
17 33 (7.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.90%) User Experience
2 15 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.14%) iPad
6 5 (1.14%) Social Media
6 5 (1.14%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.14%) W3C
7 4 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.68%) Photography
9 2 (0.46%) Fintech
9 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.46%) iPhone
9 2 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 81 (18.45%) Linux
2 50 (11.39%) Unix
3 13 (2.96%) Windows
4 10 (2.28%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.46%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) Debian
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (29.38%) MVC
3 88 (20.05%) Front End Development
3 88 (20.05%) Scrum
4 68 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (12.98%) TDD
6 45 (10.25%) Wireframes
7 42 (9.57%) Test Automation
8 38 (8.66%) Web Design
9 37 (8.43%) Configuration Management
9 37 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 34 (7.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 33 (7.52%) OO
12 30 (6.83%) Software Engineering
13 29 (6.61%) Open Source
14 28 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 28 (6.38%) Unit Testing
15 27 (6.15%) Kanban
16 26 (5.92%) BDD
17 25 (5.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 272 (61.96%) JavaScript
2 105 (23.92%) C#
3 80 (18.22%) PHP
4 77 (17.54%) Python
5 73 (16.63%) SQL
6 67 (15.26%) Java
7 30 (6.83%) Scala
8 19 (4.33%) Ruby
8 19 (4.33%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.73%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.28%) Groovy
11 8 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.91%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.68%) C
13 3 (0.68%) C++
13 3 (0.68%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.46%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.46%) ES6
14 2 (0.46%) Perl
14 2 (0.46%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 31 (7.06%) Degree
2 7 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.68%) ISEB
5 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.69%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) FATCA
2 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.37%) Varnish
2 3 (0.68%) Docker
3 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (3.64%) Terraform
2 11 (2.51%) Ansible
3 10 (2.28%) Puppet
4 9 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.37%) Consul
5 6 (1.37%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 75 (17.08%) Oracle
2 45 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.47%) Google
4 15 (3.42%) Adobe
5 13 (2.96%) Telerik
6 10 (2.28%) Zend
7 7 (1.59%) New Relic
8 4 (0.91%) Infor
9 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.68%) SAP
9 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.46%) BMC
10 2 (0.46%) IBM
10 2 (0.46%) Pega
10 2 (0.46%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.46%) Remedy
10 2 (0.46%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.46%) Twitter
11 1 (0.23%) Kofax
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