The median contractor rate for a Web Engineer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 257 247
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 13 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.10% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -9.41% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7404 8887 9270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.10% 95.11% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4201 5439 4953
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 384 451
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Web Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in the South East

Web Engineer
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 Engineer in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Engineer in the South East

Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Engineer in the South East

Web Engineer
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 Engineer in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Engineer in the South East

Web Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Kent - 8 £350 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £405 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £288 - 1
Berkshire +25 1 - - 1
Web Engineer
England

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Web Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (53.13%) Marketing
2 16 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 16 (50.00%) Adobe
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (43.75%) Adobe Campaign
4 13 (40.63%) Google Tag Manager
4 13 (40.63%) Regular Expression
4 13 (40.63%) Google
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
7 9 (28.13%) HTTP
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
8 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.00%) Cognos
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) Internet
11 5 (15.63%) Middleware
11 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (15.63%) Data Management
11 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 5 (15.63%) MS Access
11 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
11 5 (15.63%) Apache
11 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
11 5 (15.63%) Tag Management
11 5 (15.63%) Mobile App

Web Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) FTP
4 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) EDRMS
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.13%) MarkLogic
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Protractor
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (53.13%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Regular Expression
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware
4 5 (15.63%) WebCenter
5 3 (9.38%) Flash
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) LAMP
7 1 (3.13%) Node.js
7 1 (3.13%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Solaris
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
1 16 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Behavioural Targeting
3 5 (15.63%) Customer Insight
3 5 (15.63%) Data Governance
3 5 (15.63%) Data Management
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Multivariate Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Tag Management
4 4 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Web Operations
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Adobe
2 13 (40.63%) Google
3 8 (25.00%) Cognos
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Meridio
6 2 (6.25%) Tealeaf
7 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.13%) Omniture
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) VMware