The median contractor rate for a Web Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Consultant
UK
Rank 595 600 593
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Consultant 14 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.077% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.081% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 9
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Web Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Web Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Consultant in the UK

Web Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Consultant in the UK

Web Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Consultant in the UK

Web Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Consultant in the UK

Web Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Consultant 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 +14 13 £500 +17.64% 3
London +27 7 £375 -1.31%
South West +6 4 £550 - 1
Bath - 3 £550 -
Somerset - 3 £550 -
Ipswich - 2 £575 -
East of England - 2 £575 -
Suffolk - 2 £575 -
City of London - 1 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Web Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Web Consultant 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 featuring Web Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) CMS
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) Content Management
5 5 (14.71%) Network Security
5 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 5 (14.71%) F5
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (11.76%) QRadar
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Splunk
6 4 (11.76%) CISSP
6 4 (11.76%) CISM
6 4 (11.76%) SEO
6 4 (11.76%) Finance
6 4 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 4 (11.76%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) CEH
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) JSON

Web Consultant Skill Set
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 7 (20.59%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Joomla!
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Moodle
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Documentum
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) AppScan
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Gitweb
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) JSON
4 3 (8.82%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) Ajax
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) CSS3
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.88%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) LESS
6 1 (2.94%) Modernizr
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) CentOS
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Content Management
3 5 (14.71%) Coaching
3 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) SEO
5 3 (8.82%) Analytics
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) A/B Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Ruby
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CEH
1 4 (11.76%) CISM
1 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) QRadar
2 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.82%) Nexpose
3 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Rancher
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) F5
2 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 3 (8.82%) Acunetix
3 3 (8.82%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) FatWire
5 1 (2.94%) Genesys
5 1 (2.94%) Monetate
5 1 (2.94%) Omniture
5 1 (2.94%) Optimizely
5 1 (2.94%) Zend