The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Developer
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 114 119
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 15 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.87% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.91% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 12
Median daily rate £340 £315 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +12.30% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% -33.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £24.07
% change year-on-year +136.84% -21.07%  

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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1848 1908
Median daily rate £375 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 140 196
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the South West 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
Wiltshire +1 5 £378 +162.60% 1
Bristol -2 4 £300 - 6
Somerset -8 3 £360 +60.00% 7
Devon -16 2 £325 +1.56% 3
Cornwall - 1 - - 4
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Web Developer 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 West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 25 (86.21%) Web Development
2 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) HTML5
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
7 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (34.48%) .NET
8 9 (31.03%) C#
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (27.59%) jQuery
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 7 (24.14%) MySQL
10 7 (24.14%) PHP
11 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
11 6 (20.69%) Gherkin
11 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
11 6 (20.69%) MVVM
11 6 (20.69%) Sencha
11 6 (20.69%) Ext JS
11 6 (20.69%) Selenium
12 5 (17.24%) WordPress
12 5 (17.24%) CSS3
12 5 (17.24%) Python
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
13 4 (13.79%) CMS

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (17.24%) WordPress
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
5 1 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) Railo
5 1 (3.45%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) git-flow
5 1 (3.45%) gulp
5 1 (3.45%) Hudson
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 14 (48.28%) HTML5
4 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
5 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (27.59%) jQuery
8 6 (20.69%) Ext JS
8 6 (20.69%) Gherkin
9 5 (17.24%) CSS3
10 4 (13.79%) Django
10 4 (13.79%) REST
11 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.34%) Ajax
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
11 3 (10.34%) D3.js
11 3 (10.34%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (10.34%) React
11 3 (10.34%) Web Services
12 2 (6.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
1 3 (10.34%) W3C
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Debian
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Web Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) BDD
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) MVVM
7 3 (10.34%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) SEO
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Time Management
9 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) ES6
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) SOQL
7 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Sencha
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: Yesterday