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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 635 629
Rank change year-on-year +54 -6  
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 20 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.017% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.050% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Median daily rate £440 £549 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.81% +29.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15350 17924 17751
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.18% 33.33% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9976 11744 11107
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 588 660
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +17.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.39 £47.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Web 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 18 £440 -19.81% 3
East of England - 4 £274 - 1
Essex - 4 £274 - 1
North West - 4 £440 - 1
South East +32 3 £550 -
Hampshire - 3 £550 -
Cheshire - 3 £440 -
London +11 2 £513 -6.60%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
South West - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £375 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
Macclesfield - 2 £440 -
Brentwood - 1 £284 - 1
Yeovil - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £350 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Motherwell - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 42 (70.00%) HTML
2 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 40 (66.67%) Java
3 40 (66.67%) XML
4 38 (63.33%) CSS
5 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (40.00%) JSON
7 23 (38.33%) Ajax
8 22 (36.67%) Web Services
9 20 (33.33%) OO
9 20 (33.33%) Linux
10 19 (31.67%) Windows
10 19 (31.67%) ITIL
10 19 (31.67%) Scrum
11 18 (30.00%) HTML5
12 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
12 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
12 16 (26.67%) CentOS
12 16 (26.67%) Windows Server
12 16 (26.67%) Ubuntu
12 16 (26.67%) JSP
12 16 (26.67%) XSLT
12 16 (26.67%) J2EE
12 16 (26.67%) C
12 16 (26.67%) PHP
12 16 (26.67%) Python
12 16 (26.67%) RSS
12 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
12 16 (26.67%) Red Hat

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 7 (11.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (10.00%) CMS
3 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) Internet
3 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Endeca
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Ant
2 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) Maven
3 8 (13.33%) jMock
3 8 (13.33%) JUnit
4 7 (11.67%) Apache Buildr
4 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.67%) Gradle
4 7 (11.67%) IntelliJ
4 7 (11.67%) Mercurial
4 7 (11.67%) Subversion
5 5 (8.33%) JIRA
6 3 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.67%) Mockito
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (18.33%) Law
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.33%) C Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) HTML
2 40 (66.67%) XML
3 38 (63.33%) CSS
4 24 (40.00%) JSON
5 23 (38.33%) Ajax
6 22 (36.67%) Web Services
7 18 (30.00%) HTML5
8 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 16 (26.67%) J2EE
8 16 (26.67%) JSP
8 16 (26.67%) RSS
8 16 (26.67%) XSLT
9 13 (21.67%) JSF
10 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (20.00%) PostGIS
11 10 (16.67%) jQuery
11 10 (16.67%) Spring
12 9 (15.00%) CSS3
12 9 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (15.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.67%) RIA
3 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.67%) iPad
4 4 (6.67%) User Experience
5 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Windows
3 16 (26.67%) CentOS
3 16 (26.67%) Ubuntu
3 16 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.33%) Unix
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) OO
3 19 (31.67%) ITIL
3 19 (31.67%) Scrum
4 16 (26.67%) OOP
5 14 (23.33%) Procedural Programming
5 14 (23.33%) Service Management
5 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 13 (21.67%) Information Management
6 13 (21.67%) TDD
7 12 (20.00%) Project Management
7 12 (20.00%) SOA
8 11 (18.33%) Analytics
8 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.33%) Use Case
9 9 (15.00%) MVC
9 9 (15.00%) SEO
10 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.67%) Release Management
10 7 (11.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
2 40 (66.67%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) C
3 16 (26.67%) PHP
3 16 (26.67%) Python
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Scala
5 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 8 (13.33%) ATG
4 7 (11.67%) Adobe
4 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow
5 5 (8.33%) Google
5 5 (8.33%) Omniture
6 3 (5.00%) FatWire
6 3 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) Informatica
7 2 (3.33%) Snow
8 1 (1.67%) Demandware
8 1 (1.67%) hybris
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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