Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 84 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 140 127 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.66% 2.37% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.93% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 90 141
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £215 £281 £225
90th Percentile £472 £451 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
South West median hourly rate - £21.00 £42.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.02% +20.10%
England median hourly rate £27.00 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% -20.00% +4.48%

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 4,241 4,337 4,984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.46% 80.97% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,639 2,900 3,437
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 248
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.65% -5.77% +36.84%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.50 £13.46
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £49.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -29 32 £341 -1.09% 39
Wiltshire +3 27 £375 -3.23% 16
Somerset 0 25 £375 +7.14% 21
Dorset +14 18 £396 +21.92% 27
Devon +12 11 £339 -24.72% 17
Gloucestershire +19 10 £375 +9.49% 20
Cornwall +2 9 £213 - 8
Avon - 1 £325 - 1
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 106 (75.71%) JavaScript
2 93 (66.43%) HTML
3 92 (65.71%) CSS
4 75 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (35.00%) .NET
6 48 (34.29%) C#
7 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 36 (25.71%) MVC
9 34 (24.29%) Java
9 34 (24.29%) jQuery
10 33 (23.57%) PHP
11 31 (22.14%) ASP.NET
12 28 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 27 (19.29%) Scrum
14 26 (18.57%) SQL
15 24 (17.14%) Front End Development
16 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
17 21 (15.00%) HTML5
18 20 (14.29%) TDD
18 20 (14.29%) MySQL
18 20 (14.29%) OO
18 20 (14.29%) Jenkins
19 19 (13.57%) TypeScript
19 19 (13.57%) E-Commerce
20 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (12.86%) CSS3
20 18 (12.86%) React
21 17 (12.14%) REST
21 17 (12.14%) Sass
21 17 (12.14%) Relational Database

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 9 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.71%) CMS
2 8 (5.71%) WordPress
3 7 (5.00%) Confluence
3 7 (5.00%) Drupal
3 7 (5.00%) Mule
3 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.29%) Apache
5 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.14%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) nginx
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.71%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.71%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (5.00%) GitHub
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.43%) npm
3 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) SMS
2 3 (2.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) MySQL
2 17 (12.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.86%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.29%) MariaDB
8 5 (3.57%) Ingres
9 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.71%) Redis
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.71%) webpack
4 12 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 12 (8.57%) Maven
5 11 (7.86%) Ant
5 11 (7.86%) Gradle
5 11 (7.86%) JIRA
5 11 (7.86%) Selenium
6 10 (7.14%) NUnit
7 9 (6.43%) Bitbucket
8 7 (5.00%) Cobertura
8 7 (5.00%) FxCop
8 7 (5.00%) ReSharper
8 7 (5.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.29%) Grunt
9 6 (4.29%) gulp
10 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.86%) JMeter
11 4 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Marketing
3 7 (5.00%) Back Office
3 7 (5.00%) Banking
4 6 (4.29%) Advertising
5 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.86%) Electronics
6 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 114 (81.43%) Developer
2 39 (27.86%) Web Developer
3 22 (15.71%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.57%) C# Developer
5 15 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (8.57%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.86%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.43%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Architect
11 5 (3.57%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (2.86%) HTML Developer
12 4 (2.86%) QA Engineer
12 4 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (66.43%) HTML
2 92 (65.71%) CSS
3 49 (35.00%) .NET
4 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 34 (24.29%) jQuery
6 31 (22.14%) ASP.NET
7 21 (15.00%) HTML5
8 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (12.86%) CSS3
8 18 (12.86%) React
9 17 (12.14%) .NET Framework
9 17 (12.14%) REST
9 17 (12.14%) Sass
10 16 (11.43%) Web Services
11 11 (7.86%) Node.js
11 11 (7.86%) XML
12 10 (7.14%) RESTful
13 9 (6.43%) Laravel
13 9 (6.43%) SOAP
14 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) User Experience
2 6 (4.29%) iPad
3 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.43%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.71%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Unix
3 8 (5.71%) Android
4 7 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.14%) Windows
7 2 (1.43%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.71%) MVC
3 27 (19.29%) Scrum
4 24 (17.14%) Front End Development
5 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
6 20 (14.29%) OO
6 20 (14.29%) TDD
7 19 (13.57%) E-Commerce
8 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.43%) Test Automation
10 14 (10.00%) OOP
11 12 (8.57%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.86%) DevOps
13 10 (7.14%) User Stories
13 10 (7.14%) Web Application Development
14 8 (5.71%) Web Design
15 7 (5.00%) API Development
15 7 (5.00%) B2C
15 7 (5.00%) SDLC
16 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 106 (75.71%) JavaScript
2 48 (34.29%) C#
3 34 (24.29%) Java
4 33 (23.57%) PHP
5 26 (18.57%) SQL
6 19 (13.57%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.71%) Python
8 7 (5.00%) C
9 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.29%) ES6
9 6 (4.29%) Korn
10 4 (2.86%) ES7
11 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.14%) R
12 2 (1.43%) C++
12 2 (1.43%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.71%) Ada
13 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) Varnish
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (2.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.43%) Ansible
3 2 (1.43%) Icinga
3 2 (1.43%) Kibana
3 2 (1.43%) logstash
3 2 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) hybris
3 6 (4.29%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle
4 4 (2.86%) ATG
5 3 (2.14%) SAP
5 3 (2.14%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.71%) Adobe
7 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.71%) Dell
7 1 (0.71%) EMC
7 1 (0.71%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.71%) Sencha
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Zend