Period
to 16 August 2018

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 6 months to 16 August 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 West
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 69 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 132 156 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.43% 2.86% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.42% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 94 103
South West median daily rate £380 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +10.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £257 £263 £183
90th Percentile £475 £450 £399
England median daily rate £450 £423 £375
% change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
South West median hourly rate £11.00 £47.50 £37.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.84% +27.09% +1.01%
10th Percentile £10.50 £37.75 £11.98
90th Percentile £11.50 £61.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £31.75 £41.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -23.03% +117.11% -40.64%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,595 4,562 4,802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.47% 83.55% 81.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,840 2,897 3,177
South West median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £551
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 201 259
South West median hourly rate £40.75 £39.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +3.95% +6.29%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.00 £12.73
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 6 months to 16 August 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
Bristol -21 48 £391 +11.79% 50
Wiltshire +4 23 £400 +5.26% 18
Gloucestershire +11 19 £363 +11.54% 18
Somerset -4 18 £380 -5.00% 19
Devon +3 10 £395 +17.91% 17
Dorset -5 6 £250 -31.97% 31
Cornwall -12 2 £250 +11.11% 7
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 82 (62.12%) JavaScript
2 70 (53.03%) CSS
3 69 (52.27%) HTML
4 63 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (43.18%) .NET
6 55 (41.67%) C#
7 48 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
8 43 (32.58%) ASP.NET
9 41 (31.06%) MVC
10 35 (26.52%) AngularJS
10 35 (26.52%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (25.76%) SQL
12 32 (24.24%) PHP
12 32 (24.24%) Java
12 32 (24.24%) .NET Framework
12 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (22.73%) Scrum
14 28 (21.21%) Docker
15 27 (20.45%) Unit Testing
16 26 (19.70%) Test Automation
16 26 (19.70%) DevOps
17 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (18.18%) jQuery
19 23 (17.42%) HTML5
20 22 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
21 21 (15.91%) MySQL
22 20 (15.15%) XML
22 20 (15.15%) HTTP
22 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering

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 11 (8.33%) Confluence
2 8 (6.06%) CMS
3 7 (5.30%) WordPress
4 5 (3.79%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) Drupal
5 4 (3.03%) Mule
6 3 (2.27%) nginx
7 2 (1.52%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Magento
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (14.39%) npm
2 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.85%) NuGet
4 6 (4.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.15%) HTTP
2 3 (2.27%) Intranet
3 2 (1.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.76%) SSH
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.91%) MySQL
3 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.39%) Selenium
3 18 (13.64%) JIRA
4 14 (10.61%) Bitbucket
4 14 (10.61%) XMLUnit
5 13 (9.85%) Moq
5 13 (9.85%) SpecFlow
5 13 (9.85%) xUnit.net
6 9 (6.82%) Maven
7 8 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.55%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.03%) Ant
10 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.03%) Cobertura
10 4 (3.03%) Gradle
10 4 (3.03%) Grunt
10 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.27%) PostCSS
General
1 8 (6.06%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Law
3 4 (3.03%) Back Office
3 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
5 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (89.39%) Developer
2 56 (42.42%) Web Developer
3 18 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.12%) PHP Developer
5 15 (11.36%) .NET Developer
6 12 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Architect
9 9 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 9 (6.82%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (6.06%) .NET Architect
10 8 (6.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.30%) Angular Developer
11 7 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.55%) .NET Technical Architect
12 6 (4.55%) Technical Architect
13 5 (3.79%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.79%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (53.03%) CSS
2 69 (52.27%) HTML
3 57 (43.18%) .NET
4 43 (32.58%) ASP.NET
5 35 (26.52%) AngularJS
6 32 (24.24%) .NET Framework
6 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (18.18%) jQuery
8 23 (17.42%) HTML5
9 20 (15.15%) XML
10 19 (14.39%) Node.js
11 18 (13.64%) Entity Framework
11 18 (13.64%) JSON
12 17 (12.88%) React
13 16 (12.12%) Redux
14 15 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Core
15 13 (9.85%) Autofac
15 13 (9.85%) Code First Entity Framework
15 13 (9.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.55%) iPad
4 5 (3.79%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
7 1 (0.76%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.36%) Linux
2 4 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) CentOS
3 1 (0.76%) Debian
3 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.06%) MVC
3 35 (26.52%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (22.73%) Scrum
5 27 (20.45%) Unit Testing
6 26 (19.70%) DevOps
6 26 (19.70%) Test Automation
7 20 (15.15%) Microservices
7 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 15 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (11.36%) Integration Testing
8 15 (11.36%) OO
8 15 (11.36%) Strategic Thinking
9 14 (10.61%) Front End Development
10 13 (9.85%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.85%) TDD
11 12 (9.09%) BDD
12 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.30%) Time Management
14 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.12%) JavaScript
2 55 (41.67%) C#
3 34 (25.76%) SQL
4 32 (24.24%) Java
4 32 (24.24%) PHP
5 5 (3.79%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.79%) Python
6 4 (3.03%) Java 8
7 3 (2.27%) C++
7 3 (2.27%) ES6
7 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.27%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.52%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.52%) R
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Go
9 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) Degree
1 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 28 (21.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.76%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Atlassian
1 15 (11.36%) Oracle
2 6 (4.55%) Zend
3 4 (3.03%) Google
3 4 (3.03%) hybris
4 3 (2.27%) Adobe
4 3 (2.27%) WooCommerce
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.52%) Siebel
5 2 (1.52%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) Perforce
6 1 (0.76%) RedGate
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Sitecore