Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 78 66
Rank change year-on-year -19 -12 0
Contract jobs citing Web Development 96 145 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.93% 2.77% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.33% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 93 120
South West median daily rate £390 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.77% -3.70%
10th Percentile £264 £261 £131
90th Percentile £587 £456 £394
England median daily rate £450 £411 £375
% change year-on-year +9.42% +9.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 11
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.58% +19.08%
England median hourly rate £23.80 £42.50 £29.63
% change year-on-year -44.01% +43.42% +3.29%

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 4,073 4,354 4,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.84% 83.11% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,445 2,809 3,131
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £269 £243 £255
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 204 245
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +22.93%
10th Percentile £11.66 £14.16 £14.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £52.40
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Wiltshire +10 27 £650 +57.58% 19
Bristol -29 20 £383 +12.50% 34
Somerset -8 14 £380 -1.94% 18
Gloucestershire +13 13 £429 +18.28% 13
Dorset -8 7 £338 +3.85% 23
Cornwall -10 3 - - 7
Devon -12 3 £419 +16.72% 11
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 49 (51.04%) .NET
2 45 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (42.71%) C#
4 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 40 (41.67%) CSS
5 36 (37.50%) HTML
6 35 (36.46%) SQL Server
7 28 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (28.13%) .NET Framework
9 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 23 (23.96%) DevOps
11 23 (23.96%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (22.92%) Docker
12 22 (22.92%) Kubernetes
12 22 (22.92%) Integration Testing
13 21 (21.88%) .NET Core
14 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
14 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
15 19 (19.79%) Java
15 19 (19.79%) PHP
15 19 (19.79%) MVC
15 19 (19.79%) Mentoring
15 19 (19.79%) JIRA
16 18 (18.75%) OO
17 17 (17.71%) Atlassian
18 16 (16.67%) jQuery
19 15 (15.63%) Confluence
19 15 (15.63%) SQL

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 15 (15.63%) Confluence
2 5 (5.21%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) WordPress
3 4 (4.17%) CMS
3 4 (4.17%) Mule
4 3 (3.13%) nginx
5 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.04%) Drupal
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) HTTP
1 3 (3.13%) SMS
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.04%) SSH
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) MySQL
3 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.08%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.08%) Ingres
6 2 (2.08%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.79%) JIRA
3 7 (7.29%) Bitbucket
3 7 (7.29%) Maven
4 6 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.17%) Ant
6 4 (4.17%) Cobertura
6 4 (4.17%) Gradle
6 4 (4.17%) Selenium
7 3 (3.13%) Grunt
7 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.08%) NUnit
8 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.04%) GitLab
9 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.04%) PhpStorm
9 1 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Billing
4 3 (3.13%) Law
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
5 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (72.92%) Developer
2 33 (34.38%) Web Developer
3 20 (20.83%) .NET Architect
3 20 (20.83%) Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.29%) .NET Technical Architect
6 7 (7.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.29%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.17%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.13%) AWS Architect
9 3 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (51.04%) .NET
2 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 40 (41.67%) CSS
3 36 (37.50%) HTML
4 28 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 21 (21.88%) .NET Core
7 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 16 (16.67%) jQuery
9 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (11.46%) HTML5
9 11 (11.46%) React
10 8 (8.33%) Laravel
10 8 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (8.33%) Web Services
11 7 (7.29%) REST
12 6 (6.25%) CSS3
12 6 (6.25%) Entity Framework
13 5 (5.21%) SOAP
13 5 (5.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) iPad
2 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.04%) IVR
5 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) Unix
3 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Debian
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) DevOps
2 23 (23.96%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (22.92%) Integration Testing
4 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 19 (19.79%) Mentoring
5 19 (19.79%) MVC
6 18 (18.75%) OO
7 14 (14.58%) Microservices
8 13 (13.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 13 (13.54%) TDD
9 9 (9.38%) Scrum
10 8 (8.33%) BDD
10 8 (8.33%) SDLC
10 8 (8.33%) Time Management
11 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.29%) Front End Development
11 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 41 (42.71%) C#
3 19 (19.79%) Java
3 19 (19.79%) PHP
4 15 (15.63%) SQL
5 10 (10.42%) Python
6 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.13%) Korn
8 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.08%) C++
9 2 (2.08%) ES6
9 2 (2.08%) Java 8
9 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) Go
10 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Basel II
1 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (22.92%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (22.92%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.04%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) hybris
4 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.08%) Teradata
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) Perforce
6 1 (1.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.04%) WooCommerce
6 1 (1.04%) Zend