Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web 2.0 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 2.0
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 880 862
Rank change year-on-year +33 -18 -38
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 31 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.040% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 14
UK median daily rate £535 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.39% +28.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £274 £404 £234
90th Percentile £605 £562 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £38.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.91% -43.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £38.34
% change year-on-year +83.91% -43.26% -

Web 2.0 is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34549 35124 37370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.61% 33.14% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22925 23050 23744
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 1204 1476
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.92 £19.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.04% +8.82% +6.78%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.12 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.19% +10.53% +8.57%

Web 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web 2.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web 2.0 in the UK

Web 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web 2.0.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web 2.0 in the UK

Web 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web 2.0 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web 2.0 in the UK

Web 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web 2.0 in the UK

Web 2.0
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +34 30 £535 +4.39% 1
UK excluding London +44 25 £525 +5.00% 1
South East +10 8 £543 -
North of England +61 7 £306 -38.75% 1
London -1 6 £550 -
North West +20 4 £238 -53.66%
East of England - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 1
Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 2 - -
Scotland - 1 £361 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Web 2.0.

1 25 (80.65%) HTML
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
2 24 (77.42%) Ajax
3 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) XML
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) J2EE
6 13 (41.94%) Web Development
7 12 (38.71%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) Web Services
8 11 (35.48%) OO
9 10 (32.26%) Struts
9 10 (32.26%) EJB
9 10 (32.26%) B2C
9 10 (32.26%) ATG
10 9 (29.03%) Project Management
10 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
10 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
11 8 (25.81%) Node.js
11 8 (25.81%) Demandware
11 8 (25.81%) Microservices
11 8 (25.81%) Magento
11 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
11 8 (25.81%) JSTL
11 8 (25.81%) Intershop
11 8 (25.81%) JNDI
11 8 (25.81%) Flash

Web 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (19.35%) CMS
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Magento
2 2 (6.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
2 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Grunt
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Buildr
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Gradle
4 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) jMock
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.45%) Protractor
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Domain Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Cordova Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Maximo Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Portal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Portal Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.23%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 24 (77.42%) Ajax
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) XML
4 14 (45.16%) J2EE
5 12 (38.71%) HTML5
6 11 (35.48%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) EJB
7 10 (32.26%) Struts
8 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
9 8 (25.81%) Flash
9 8 (25.81%) JNDI
9 8 (25.81%) JSTL
9 8 (25.81%) Node.js
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
9 8 (25.81%) XHTML
10 7 (22.58%) jQuery
11 6 (19.35%) CSS3
11 6 (19.35%) JSF
11 6 (19.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) RIA
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) DataPower
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Web Development
3 11 (35.48%) OO
4 10 (32.26%) B2C
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
6 8 (25.81%) Microservices
6 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
7 7 (22.58%) B2B
7 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
7 7 (22.58%) Presales
7 7 (22.58%) SOA
8 6 (19.35%) Content Management
8 6 (19.35%) OOD
8 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 6 (19.35%) SEO
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.45%) ES6
6 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) ATG
2 8 (25.81%) Demandware
2 8 (25.81%) Intershop
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Omniture
5 2 (6.45%) Perforce
5 2 (6.45%) SAP