The median contractor rate for a Web Content Developer was £373 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Content Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 649 638
Rank change year-on-year +44 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Content Developer 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.004% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £373 £450 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.22% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £450 £270
% change year-on-year -17.22% +66.66%  
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 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28819 33278 32902
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1391 1532 1988
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Web Content Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Content Developer in the UK

Web Content Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Content Developer in the UK

Web Content Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Content Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Content Developer in the UK

Web Content Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Content Developer in the UK

Web Content Developer
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 Content Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +38 3 £373 -17.22%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £343 -
South East +25 1 £373 -17.22%
Rickmansworth - 1 £160 -
Woking - 1 £373 -
Surrey - 1 £373 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £160 -
East Anglia - 1 £525 -

Web Content Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Web Content Developer 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 Content Developer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS

Web Content Developer Skill Set
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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services Management
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore