Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 76 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 159 142 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.86% 2.47% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 3.09% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 93 129
South West median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £225 £273 £263
90th Percentile £448 £415 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 35
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.93% -49.71% +22.14%
10th Percentile £36.63 £18.50 £30.00
90th Percentile £68.88 £31.13 £54.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% -37.14% +12.90%

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 4528 4592 5262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.34% 79.89% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 3088 3565
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £238 £255
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.00 £14.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -16 50 £338 -0.74% 16
Somerset +5 31 £390 +15.56% 7
Wiltshire 0 30 £375 +15.38% 2
Devon -3 12 £340 +7.94%
Gloucestershire +23 11 £325 -5.11% 1
Dorset +12 11 £368 -5.16% 8
Cornwall -3 7 £213 -
Avon - 1 £325 -
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 117 (73.58%) JavaScript
2 105 (66.04%) HTML
3 100 (62.89%) CSS
4 85 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (38.99%) .NET
6 58 (36.48%) C#
7 46 (28.93%) MVC
8 43 (27.04%) AngularJS
9 39 (24.53%) jQuery
10 36 (22.64%) Git (software)
10 36 (22.64%) ASP.NET
11 35 (22.01%) PHP
12 34 (21.38%) Java
12 34 (21.38%) SQL
13 31 (19.50%) Scrum
14 29 (18.24%) HTML5
14 29 (18.24%) Front End Development
15 27 (16.98%) CSS3
16 26 (16.35%) MySQL
16 26 (16.35%) TDD
17 25 (15.72%) Unit Testing
18 24 (15.09%) React
19 23 (14.47%) Sass
20 22 (13.84%) Jenkins
20 22 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 22 (13.84%) Test Automation
20 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
20 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
21 20 (12.58%) SQL Server
21 20 (12.58%) Continuous Integration

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 13 (8.18%) WordPress
2 10 (6.29%) CMS
3 9 (5.66%) Drupal
3 9 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.03%) Apache
4 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.14%) Mule
6 5 (3.14%) nginx
6 5 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.89%) IIS
7 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.89%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.63%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.63%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Magento
2 2 (1.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.03%) GitHub
4 3 (1.89%) Office 365
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.26%) npm
5 2 (1.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) SMS
2 4 (2.52%) Extranet
2 4 (2.52%) Intranet
3 3 (1.89%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.89%) DHCP
3 3 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.35%) MySQL
2 20 (12.58%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.29%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.40%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.26%) Redis
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.81%) Cucumber
3 14 (8.81%) Selenium
4 13 (8.18%) Ant
4 13 (8.18%) Gradle
4 13 (8.18%) Maven
5 11 (6.92%) webpack
6 10 (6.29%) Grunt
6 10 (6.29%) NUnit
7 9 (5.66%) Bitbucket
7 9 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (5.03%) JIRA
8 8 (5.03%) TeamCity
9 7 (4.40%) FxCop
9 7 (4.40%) ReSharper
10 6 (3.77%) gulp
11 5 (3.14%) Cobertura
11 5 (3.14%) JMeter
11 5 (3.14%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (7.55%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Marketing
3 7 (4.40%) Advertising
4 5 (3.14%) Back Office
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.89%) Local Government
6 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
7 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 135 (84.91%) Developer
2 53 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 32 (20.13%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.98%) C# Developer
5 19 (11.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (11.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (10.06%) PHP Developer
7 14 (8.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (8.81%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.55%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (5.66%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.40%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Angular Developer
12 4 (2.52%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (66.04%) HTML
2 100 (62.89%) CSS
3 62 (38.99%) .NET
4 43 (27.04%) AngularJS
5 39 (24.53%) jQuery
6 36 (22.64%) ASP.NET
7 29 (18.24%) HTML5
8 27 (16.98%) CSS3
9 24 (15.09%) React
10 23 (14.47%) Sass
11 22 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (11.95%) REST
13 17 (10.69%) .NET Framework
14 16 (10.06%) Web Services
15 12 (7.55%) Node.js
15 12 (7.55%) SOAP
16 11 (6.92%) Laravel
16 11 (6.92%) RESTful
17 10 (6.29%) Ajax
17 10 (6.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) User Experience
2 7 (4.40%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.14%) iPad
5 4 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.52%) W3C
6 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.89%) RIA
6 3 (1.89%) Social Media
6 3 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.26%) Fintech
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.06%) Linux
2 8 (5.03%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.03%) Windows
3 7 (4.40%) Android
4 3 (1.89%) CentOS
4 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (1.26%) Debian
5 2 (1.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.93%) MVC
3 31 (19.50%) Scrum
4 29 (18.24%) Front End Development
5 26 (16.35%) TDD
6 25 (15.72%) Unit Testing
7 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.84%) Test Automation
8 20 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (11.95%) OO
10 16 (10.06%) OOP
10 16 (10.06%) User Stories
11 14 (8.81%) Software Engineering
12 12 (7.55%) DevOps
13 10 (6.29%) Web Application Development
14 9 (5.66%) Migration
14 9 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (5.03%) API Development
15 8 (5.03%) Continuous Deployment
15 8 (5.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 117 (73.58%) JavaScript
2 58 (36.48%) C#
3 35 (22.01%) PHP
4 34 (21.38%) Java
4 34 (21.38%) SQL
5 19 (11.95%) TypeScript
6 9 (5.66%) ES6
7 7 (4.40%) C
7 7 (4.40%) Python
8 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.89%) Ada
10 2 (1.26%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.26%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.26%) Ruby
10 2 (1.26%) Scala
10 2 (1.26%) VBScript
11 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.63%) VB
11 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Degree
4 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.89%) Samba
2 3 (1.89%) Squid
3 2 (1.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (3.14%) Nagios
3 3 (1.89%) Webmin
3 3 (1.89%) Xymon
4 2 (1.26%) Ansible
4 2 (1.26%) Icinga
4 2 (1.26%) Kibana
4 2 (1.26%) logstash
4 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.26%) Plesk
4 2 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.18%) hybris
3 5 (3.14%) ATG
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.52%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.89%) Citrix
5 3 (1.89%) Google
5 3 (1.89%) Veeam
5 3 (1.89%) VMware
5 3 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.26%) Apple
6 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.26%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
7 1 (0.63%) Dell
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
7 1 (0.63%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.63%) Telerik