Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 74 83
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9 -35
Contract jobs citing Web Development 141 158 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.31% 2.86% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.44% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 97 90
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £225 £263
90th Percentile £485 £446 £413
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £47.50 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.74% +74.31% -35.69%
10th Percentile £16.45 £38.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £64.15 £66.50 £43.50
England median hourly rate £33.50 £42.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -21.18% +102.38% -42.47%

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 5,227 4,595 4,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.56% 83.09% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,239 2,905 3,141
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 191 262
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

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 23 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 October 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 -3 64 £394 +14.13% 42
Gloucestershire +7 18 £363 +22.88% 22
Somerset -18 17 £394 +0.96% 21
Wiltshire -25 16 £393 +8.28% 15
Devon +8 13 £390 +14.71% 12
Dorset -1 6 £250 -31.97% 31
Cornwall -12 3 £250 +11.11% 10
Avon - 1 - - 1
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 98 (69.50%) JavaScript
2 86 (60.99%) CSS
3 85 (60.28%) HTML
4 60 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (37.59%) Git (software)
6 51 (36.17%) C#
7 49 (34.75%) .NET
8 40 (28.37%) PHP
8 40 (28.37%) MVC
9 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
10 36 (25.53%) ASP.NET
11 35 (24.82%) SQL
11 35 (24.82%) AngularJS
12 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
13 30 (21.28%) .NET Framework
13 30 (21.28%) Scrum
14 29 (20.57%) Java
15 27 (19.15%) HTML5
15 27 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (18.44%) Unit Testing
16 26 (18.44%) MySQL
17 25 (17.73%) jQuery
17 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (17.02%) Self-Motivation
19 23 (16.31%) JSON
20 22 (15.60%) XML
20 22 (15.60%) HTTP
20 22 (15.60%) Node.js
20 22 (15.60%) React

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 (6.38%) CMS
2 7 (4.96%) Confluence
3 6 (4.26%) WordPress
4 4 (2.84%) Apache
4 4 (2.84%) Drupal
4 4 (2.84%) Mule
5 2 (1.42%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) Magento
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.48%) npm
2 18 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.22%) NuGet
4 8 (5.67%) GitHub
5 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.13%) SaaS
7 2 (1.42%) Office 365
8 1 (0.71%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.60%) HTTP
2 5 (3.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) IPsec
3 1 (0.71%) SMS
3 1 (0.71%) SSH
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.44%) MySQL
3 16 (11.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.42%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.42%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.71%) MS Access
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (37.59%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.18%) Selenium
3 16 (11.35%) XMLUnit
4 14 (9.93%) Bitbucket
5 13 (9.22%) Moq
5 13 (9.22%) SpecFlow
5 13 (9.22%) xUnit.net
6 12 (8.51%) JIRA
7 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.67%) Maven
8 7 (4.96%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.55%) PostCSS
10 5 (3.55%) Subversion
10 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.84%) Ant
11 4 (2.84%) Cobertura
11 4 (2.84%) Gradle
12 3 (2.13%) Grunt
General
1 10 (7.09%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Marketing
3 5 (3.55%) Back Office
3 5 (3.55%) Law
3 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.55%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Electronics
4 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Local Government
6 1 (0.71%) Military
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 130 (92.20%) Developer
2 59 (41.84%) Web Developer
3 19 (13.48%) .NET Developer
3 19 (13.48%) PHP Developer
4 14 (9.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (9.93%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 10 (7.09%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.67%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Angular Developer
11 6 (4.26%) React Developer
12 4 (2.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.84%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (60.99%) CSS
2 85 (60.28%) HTML
3 49 (34.75%) .NET
4 36 (25.53%) ASP.NET
5 35 (24.82%) AngularJS
6 30 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 27 (19.15%) HTML5
8 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (17.73%) jQuery
9 23 (16.31%) JSON
10 22 (15.60%) Node.js
10 22 (15.60%) React
10 22 (15.60%) XML
11 20 (14.18%) Entity Framework
12 16 (11.35%) Laravel
13 15 (10.64%) Code First Entity Framework
13 15 (10.64%) CSS3
13 15 (10.64%) D3.js
13 15 (10.64%) Redux
13 15 (10.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (17.02%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.09%) User Experience
4 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.42%) Robotics
5 1 (0.71%) CESG
5 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.71%) IVR
5 1 (0.71%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Linux
2 6 (4.26%) Windows
3 4 (2.84%) Unix
4 3 (2.13%) Android
4 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.42%) CentOS
5 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.71%) Debian
6 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) MVC
3 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
4 30 (21.28%) Scrum
5 27 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (18.44%) Unit Testing
7 20 (14.18%) DevOps
8 19 (13.48%) Software Engineering
9 17 (12.06%) Strategic Thinking
10 16 (11.35%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (9.22%) Front End Development
12 12 (8.51%) TDD
13 11 (7.80%) Microservices
14 10 (7.09%) BDD
15 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.38%) OO
16 7 (4.96%) API Development
16 7 (4.96%) OOP
17 5 (3.55%) Continuous Deployment
17 5 (3.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 98 (69.50%) JavaScript
2 51 (36.17%) C#
3 40 (28.37%) PHP
4 35 (24.82%) SQL
5 29 (20.57%) Java
6 5 (3.55%) ES6
6 5 (3.55%) Python
7 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.13%) C++
8 3 (2.13%) R
9 2 (1.42%) C
9 2 (1.42%) Java 8
9 2 (1.42%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.42%) PHP 7
9 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) Scala
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.80%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) MCSA
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.71%) SELinux
3 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Oracle
2 7 (4.96%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) Adobe
4 5 (3.55%) Google
4 5 (3.55%) hybris
4 5 (3.55%) Zend
5 3 (2.13%) SAP
5 3 (2.13%) WooCommerce
6 2 (1.42%) Cisco
6 2 (1.42%) Omniture
6 2 (1.42%) Siebel
6 2 (1.42%) Splunk
6 2 (1.42%) Twitter
7 1 (0.71%) RedGate
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Wyse