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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 73 92 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.83% 3.17% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 3.97% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 65
Median daily rate £393 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £392 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +6.66% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +287.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +110.52% -15.55%  

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 2104 2320 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.58% 79.83% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1534 1590
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 136 86
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.80 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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 29 March 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 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
Bristol -10 22 £320 -8.57% 16
Wiltshire +3 17 £413 +25.00% 5
Devon -5 9 £359 +2.50% 6
Somerset 0 8 £395 +37.39% 12
Cornwall - 8 £250 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 5 £413 +24.52% 10
Dorset +5 4 £325 - 8
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 95 (68.84%) HTML
2 84 (60.87%) CSS
3 81 (58.70%) JavaScript
4 63 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (36.96%) .NET
6 50 (36.23%) C#
7 45 (32.61%) jQuery
7 45 (32.61%) HTML5
8 42 (30.43%) ASP.NET
9 40 (28.99%) Front End Development
10 34 (24.64%) Java
11 32 (23.19%) Finance
12 31 (22.46%) Windows
13 29 (21.01%) SQL
14 28 (20.29%) Scrum
14 28 (20.29%) Git (software)
15 26 (18.84%) CMS
16 25 (18.12%) Content Management
16 25 (18.12%) SQL Server
16 25 (18.12%) User Experience
17 22 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (15.94%) CSS3
17 22 (15.94%) Sass
17 22 (15.94%) AngularJS
18 21 (15.22%) Ajax
18 21 (15.22%) MVC
18 21 (15.22%) Visual Studio
18 21 (15.22%) W3C
19 19 (13.77%) Web Services
19 19 (13.77%) PHP

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 26 (18.84%) CMS
2 18 (13.04%) IIS
3 17 (12.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (7.97%) WordPress
5 7 (5.07%) Confluence
5 7 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.35%) Apache
6 6 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.90%) Umbraco
9 3 (2.17%) Drupal
10 1 (0.72%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.72%) nginx
10 1 (0.72%) Railo
10 1 (0.72%) SAS
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Magento
2 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.72%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.62%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.87%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) HTTP
2 2 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.25%) MySQL
3 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.17%) Big Data
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.80%) Selenium
6 7 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.07%) JIRA
7 6 (4.35%) Ant
7 6 (4.35%) Gradle
7 6 (4.35%) Maven
8 3 (2.17%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.17%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.17%) JMeter
8 3 (2.17%) Mocha
8 3 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.17%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.45%) Capybara
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Banking
2 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.90%) Marketing
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Advertising
4 3 (2.17%) Games
4 3 (2.17%) Military
5 2 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 115 (83.33%) Developer
2 33 (23.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (18.12%) Web Developer
4 23 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.32%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.32%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Sitecore Developer
7 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (9.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.97%) HTML Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Java Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) PHP Developer
12 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 7 (5.07%) WebOps Engineer
13 6 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.84%) HTML
2 84 (60.87%) CSS
3 51 (36.96%) .NET
4 45 (32.61%) HTML5
4 45 (32.61%) jQuery
5 42 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 22 (15.94%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.94%) CSS3
6 22 (15.94%) Sass
7 21 (15.22%) Ajax
8 19 (13.77%) Web Services
9 17 (12.32%) XSLT
10 15 (10.87%) Flash
11 14 (10.14%) RESTful
12 13 (9.42%) React
12 13 (9.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (7.97%) .NET Framework
13 11 (7.97%) SOAP
14 9 (6.52%) JSON
14 9 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) User Experience
2 21 (15.22%) W3C
3 11 (7.97%) N-Tier
4 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.17%) iPad
7 2 (1.45%) RIA
8 1 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.72%) Blog
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.72%) iPhone
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.46%) Windows
2 12 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.25%) Linux
4 7 (5.07%) Amazon Linux
4 7 (5.07%) Unix
5 2 (1.45%) Android
5 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.99%) Front End Development
3 28 (20.29%) Scrum
4 25 (18.12%) Content Management
5 21 (15.22%) MVC
6 14 (10.14%) DevOps
6 14 (10.14%) E-Commerce
7 13 (9.42%) Web Design
8 12 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (7.25%) TDD
10 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.80%) BDD
11 8 (5.80%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.80%) Microservices
12 7 (5.07%) Analytics
12 7 (5.07%) Database Tuning
12 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.07%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 81 (58.70%) JavaScript
2 50 (36.23%) C#
3 34 (24.64%) Java
4 29 (21.01%) SQL
5 19 (13.77%) PHP
6 15 (10.87%) ActionScript
7 7 (5.07%) Python
8 6 (4.35%) Ruby
9 5 (3.62%) C
9 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.90%) C++
11 3 (2.17%) Ada
12 2 (1.45%) ES6
12 2 (1.45%) Scala
13 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.72%) SOQL
13 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.07%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.45%) Degree
4 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Basel II
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) Ansible
1 7 (5.07%) Icinga
1 7 (5.07%) Kibana
1 7 (5.07%) logstash
2 5 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (12.32%) Apple
1 17 (12.32%) Sitecore
2 12 (8.70%) Oracle
3 7 (5.07%) Atlassian
3 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.35%) hybris
4 6 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (2.17%) ATG
6 2 (1.45%) Google
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Sencha
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.72%) Teradata
7 1 (0.72%) Zend
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