The median contractor rate for a Web Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +2.35% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 504 840 534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.74% 92.41% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 553 331
Median daily rate £375 £335 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 41
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £11.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +66.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Web Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Engineer in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Web Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Web Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland