The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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 West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 67 60
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 67 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.49% 2.70% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.41% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 46
Median daily rate £360 £320 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £195 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +9.48% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £37.38 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.09% +1.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +136.84% -36.66%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2211 2375 2447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.04% 79.19% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1565 1643
Median daily rate £400 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -1.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 109 112
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.25 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the South West

Web Development
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 Development in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the South West

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the South West

Web Development
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 Development in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in the South West

Web Development
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 Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bristol -4 26 £360 +5.88% 17
Somerset +3 17 £390 +41.81% 10
Wiltshire +6 9 £365 +21.75% 7
Gloucestershire +11 5 £295 -9.23% 5
Devon -25 4 £363 +13.28% 7
Dorset +6 3 - - 17
Cornwall - 2 £400 - 2
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 90 (62.94%) JavaScript
2 88 (61.54%) HTML
3 84 (58.74%) CSS
4 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (33.57%) jQuery
6 46 (32.17%) C#
6 46 (32.17%) .NET
7 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
8 35 (24.48%) Java
8 35 (24.48%) MVC
9 33 (23.08%) HTML5
10 32 (22.38%) Front End Development
10 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET
11 30 (20.98%) SQL
11 30 (20.98%) User Experience
12 29 (20.28%) Finance
13 28 (19.58%) MySQL
13 28 (19.58%) PHP
14 27 (18.88%) Windows
15 26 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 25 (17.48%) AngularJS
17 24 (16.78%) Scrum
18 23 (16.08%) CMS
18 23 (16.08%) Ajax
19 20 (13.99%) Content Management
19 20 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (13.99%) Sass
19 20 (13.99%) CSS3
20 19 (13.29%) W3C
21 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce

Web Development
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 23 (16.08%) CMS
2 13 (9.09%) WordPress
3 12 (8.39%) IIS
3 12 (8.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (4.90%) Apache
5 6 (4.20%) Confluence
5 6 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.20%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.20%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (3.50%) Drupal
6 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.50%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.40%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.40%) nginx
9 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.50%) Office 365
4 4 (2.80%) GitHub
5 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.70%) Firebase
6 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.59%) Internet
2 7 (4.90%) DNS
2 7 (4.90%) Intranet
3 5 (3.50%) DHCP
3 5 (3.50%) Extranet
4 2 (1.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.58%) MySQL
2 26 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.10%) Big Data
6 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (11.19%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.69%) Selenium
5 9 (6.29%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.59%) Ant
6 8 (5.59%) Gradle
6 8 (5.59%) JIRA
6 8 (5.59%) Maven
7 6 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.80%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.80%) JMeter
8 4 (2.80%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.80%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.10%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.40%) Mocha
10 2 (1.40%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.40%) Redmine
10 2 (1.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (20.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Banking
3 4 (2.80%) Marketing
3 4 (2.80%) Military
4 3 (2.10%) Advertising
4 3 (2.10%) Electronics
4 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (74.83%) Developer
2 29 (20.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (16.78%) Web Developer
4 17 (11.89%) Sitecore Developer
5 13 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Java Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.59%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (4.20%) WebOps Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) WebSphere Developer
12 5 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) SharePoint Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (61.54%) HTML
2 84 (58.74%) CSS
3 48 (33.57%) jQuery
4 46 (32.17%) .NET
5 33 (23.08%) HTML5
6 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET
7 25 (17.48%) AngularJS
8 23 (16.08%) Ajax
9 20 (13.99%) CSS3
9 20 (13.99%) Sass
10 17 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (11.89%) XML
11 16 (11.19%) Web Services
12 15 (10.49%) React
13 14 (9.79%) SOAP
14 13 (9.09%) RESTful
15 11 (7.69%) .NET Framework
15 11 (7.69%) REST
15 11 (7.69%) Spring
16 10 (6.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) User Experience
2 19 (13.29%) W3C
3 11 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.90%) RIA
6 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.10%) Fintech
7 3 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.40%) iPad
8 2 (1.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Blog
9 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.88%) Windows
2 16 (11.19%) Linux
3 10 (6.99%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.20%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (3.50%) CentOS
5 5 (3.50%) Unix
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.48%) MVC
3 32 (22.38%) Front End Development
4 24 (16.78%) Scrum
5 20 (13.99%) Content Management
6 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
7 17 (11.89%) TDD
8 16 (11.19%) Test Automation
9 15 (10.49%) DevOps
10 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (8.39%) Performance Testing
12 11 (7.69%) Analytics
12 11 (7.69%) BDD
13 10 (6.99%) User Stories
13 10 (6.99%) Web Design
14 8 (5.59%) Migration
14 8 (5.59%) SDLC
14 8 (5.59%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (62.94%) JavaScript
2 46 (32.17%) C#
3 35 (24.48%) Java
4 30 (20.98%) SQL
5 28 (19.58%) PHP
6 11 (7.69%) Python
7 8 (5.59%) ActionScript
8 5 (3.50%) Ada
8 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.80%) C
9 4 (2.80%) C++
9 4 (2.80%) ES6
9 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.70%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.29%) Degree
4 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) MCP
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Basel II
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) Docker
3 5 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.50%) Samba
3 5 (3.50%) Squid
4 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Ansible
1 6 (4.20%) Icinga
1 6 (4.20%) Kibana
1 6 (4.20%) logstash
2 5 (3.50%) Nagios
2 5 (3.50%) Webmin
2 5 (3.50%) Xymon
3 4 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) Sitecore
2 12 (8.39%) Apple
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.69%) Oracle
3 11 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.59%) hybris
5 6 (4.20%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.20%) IBM
6 5 (3.50%) Citrix
6 5 (3.50%) Veeam
6 5 (3.50%) VMware
7 4 (2.80%) ATG
7 4 (2.80%) Zend
8 3 (2.10%) Adobe
8 3 (2.10%) Sencha
8 3 (2.10%) Telerik
9 2 (1.40%) Google
9 2 (1.40%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.70%) SAP
10 1 (0.70%) Teradata
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