The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Development
UK
Rank 467 481 464
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17  
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 142 161 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 124 95
Median daily rate £375 £414 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.36% +6.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £376 £375
% change year-on-year -6.79% +0.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Web Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37182 44106 42440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24552 28910 26291
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1111 1221
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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 +29 140 £375 -10.44% 205
London +18 65 £438 -7.89% 49
South East +40 30 £350 -6.66% 41
City of London +12 18 £500 +24.84% 2
East Midlands +14 15 £363 +20.83% 14
West Sussex +14 13 £325 - 6
Worthing +27 12 £325 - 1
North East -3 11 £300 - 3
Tyne and Wear -4 11 £300 - 3
North West +18 10 £388 -3.12% 32
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 9 £300 - 2
Oxfordshire -5 6 £348 -17.26% 4
Northamptonshire - 6 £356 - 5
Surrey +11 5 £458 +32.60% 6
West Midlands +4 5 £350 -7.89% 18
East of England -3 5 £388 -22.50% 25
Reigate - 5 £458 -
Cheshire +32 4 £400 - 6
Manchester +3 4 £344 -14.06% 17
Crewe - 4 £400 - 1
Berkshire +28 3 £365 -14.11% 9
Yorkshire +18 3 £325 -32.29% 10
West Yorkshire +17 3 £325 -32.29% 2
Leeds +12 3 £350 -27.08% 2
Birmingham +1 3 - - 3
Derbyshire -7 3 £363 +20.83% 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 £450 - 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £388 - 3
Reading +19 2 £370 -12.94% 6
Lancashire +19 2 £342 - 6

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 208 (64.40%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (50.15%) JavaScript
3 159 (49.23%) HTML
4 127 (39.32%) CSS
5 106 (32.82%) MVC
6 102 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 100 (30.96%) Java
8 84 (26.01%) HTML5
9 83 (25.70%) TDD
10 76 (23.53%) .NET
11 75 (23.22%) Web Development
12 73 (22.60%) C#
13 71 (21.98%) SQL Server
13 71 (21.98%) Scrum
14 68 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 53 (16.41%) SQL
15 53 (16.41%) OO
15 53 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (16.10%) React
17 50 (15.48%) jQuery
18 47 (14.55%) CSS3
18 47 (14.55%) Finance
19 45 (13.93%) Publishing
20 43 (13.31%) Web Services
20 43 (13.31%) ASP.NET
20 43 (13.31%) MongoDB
21 42 (13.00%) Node.js
21 42 (13.00%) Spring
21 42 (13.00%) User Experience
22 41 (12.69%) Relational Database

Web Application Development
Top Related 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 26 (8.05%) Apache
2 23 (7.12%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.41%) CMS
4 11 (3.41%) JBoss
4 11 (3.41%) nginx
5 8 (2.48%) DNN
6 7 (2.17%) Sitefinity
7 6 (1.86%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.86%) Immediacy CMS
7 6 (1.86%) Kentico
7 6 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.86%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.24%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.24%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.24%) Liferay
9 4 (1.24%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.24%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Magento
2 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.50%) GitHub
3 12 (3.72%) PaaS
4 11 (3.41%) IaaS
5 6 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.62%) Force.com
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Office 365
8 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.33%) Internet
2 13 (4.02%) SMTP
3 11 (3.41%) DKIM
3 11 (3.41%) DMARC
4 5 (1.55%) HTTP
5 4 (1.24%) AMQP
6 2 (0.62%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) Intranet
6 2 (0.62%) LDAP
6 2 (0.62%) SNMP
6 2 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.31%) MongoDB
3 41 (12.69%) Relational Database
4 31 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 27 (8.36%) MySQL
6 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (4.33%) Big Data
9 13 (4.02%) CouchDB
10 12 (3.72%) Redis
10 12 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (3.41%) Oracle Database
12 10 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (2.79%) Data Mining
14 7 (2.17%) DB2
14 7 (2.17%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 68 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.15%) Jenkins
3 30 (9.29%) Subversion
4 25 (7.74%) Eclipse
5 18 (5.57%) JUnit
6 17 (5.26%) JIRA
7 16 (4.95%) Gradle
8 15 (4.64%) Ant
8 15 (4.64%) IntelliJ
9 14 (4.33%) Mockito
10 11 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (3.41%) Mercurial
11 10 (3.10%) Grunt
11 10 (3.10%) Jasmine
11 10 (3.10%) Maven
11 10 (3.10%) webpack
12 9 (2.79%) gulp
13 8 (2.48%) Selenium
14 7 (2.17%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.86%) jMock
General
1 47 (14.55%) Finance
2 45 (13.93%) Publishing
3 32 (9.91%) Legal
4 24 (7.43%) Banking
5 10 (3.10%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.48%) Electronics
7 6 (1.86%) Retail
8 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.93%) Marketing
9 3 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Automotive
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 230 (71.21%) Developer
2 64 (19.81%) Java Developer
3 52 (16.10%) Designer
4 50 (15.48%) Content Designer
5 39 (12.07%) .NET Developer
6 37 (11.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 32 (9.91%) C# Developer
8 26 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (8.05%) Web Developer
9 25 (7.74%) Senior Developer
10 22 (6.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (5.57%) Applications Developer
11 18 (5.57%) HTML Developer
12 17 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (5.26%) PHP Developer
13 16 (4.95%) Agile Developer
13 16 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 16 (4.95%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (49.23%) HTML
2 127 (39.32%) CSS
3 102 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 84 (26.01%) HTML5
5 76 (23.53%) .NET
6 52 (16.10%) React
7 50 (15.48%) jQuery
8 47 (14.55%) CSS3
9 43 (13.31%) ASP.NET
9 43 (13.31%) Web Services
10 42 (13.00%) Node.js
10 42 (13.00%) Spring
11 35 (10.84%) REST
12 34 (10.53%) J2EE
13 31 (9.60%) Ajax
13 31 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (9.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (8.36%) Java EE
15 27 (8.36%) JSON
15 27 (8.36%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.00%) User Experience
2 26 (8.05%) Social Media
3 12 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.17%) Tandem
7 6 (1.86%) Fintech
8 5 (1.55%) Equities
8 5 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.62%) DataPower
11 2 (0.62%) Derivative
11 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.31%) Life Science
12 1 (0.31%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.31%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.29%) Linux
2 11 (3.41%) Windows
3 8 (2.48%) Android
4 7 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.17%) Unix
5 5 (1.55%) Solaris
6 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (64.40%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (32.82%) MVC
3 83 (25.70%) TDD
4 75 (23.22%) Web Development
5 71 (21.98%) Scrum
6 53 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (16.41%) OO
7 41 (12.69%) BDD
8 39 (12.07%) SOA
9 34 (10.53%) Pair Programming
10 33 (10.22%) E-Commerce
10 33 (10.22%) Front End Development
11 32 (9.91%) Kanban
11 32 (9.91%) Software Engineering
12 31 (9.60%) Open Source
12 31 (9.60%) SEO
13 25 (7.74%) Refactoring
14 23 (7.12%) Microservices
15 21 (6.50%) Web Usability
16 19 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 162 (50.15%) JavaScript
2 100 (30.96%) Java
3 73 (22.60%) C#
4 53 (16.41%) SQL
5 34 (10.53%) PHP
6 32 (9.91%) Scala
7 21 (6.50%) Python
8 19 (5.88%) Groovy
9 13 (4.02%) Ruby
10 10 (3.10%) R
11 9 (2.79%) ES6
12 8 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.86%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.55%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.55%) VBA
15 4 (1.24%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.24%) VB
16 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (4.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.33%) Degree
3 9 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.62%) HNC
5 2 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.62%) MCITP
5 2 (0.62%) MCTS
6 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.88%) QA
2 9 (2.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (3.10%) Docker
2 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.62%) HDFS
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (5.57%) Ansible
2 12 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.72%) Puppet
3 2 (0.62%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (11.46%) Oracle
2 29 (8.98%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.26%) Zend
4 16 (4.95%) New Relic
5 10 (3.10%) IBM
6 7 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.86%) Alterian
8 5 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.24%) Adobe
9 4 (1.24%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.24%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (1.24%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.93%) SAP
10 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.62%) HP
11 2 (0.62%) Informatica
11 2 (0.62%) Tableau
11 2 (0.62%) Teradata
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Pearson Frank
Rate: £250 - £275 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago