The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Development
UK
Rank 82 65 65
Rank change year-on-year -17 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1217 1623 1569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.71% 3.05% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.68% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1109 1075
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £344 £335
% change year-on-year +4.72% +2.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.88 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.85% +32.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.10 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £47.48 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £25.60
% change year-on-year +110.52% -25.76%  

Web 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 37338 44118 43065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 28919 26679
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
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 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
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 £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Development in the UK

Web 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 Development within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -20 1071 £400 +6.66% 878
London -20 465 £450 +5.88% 236
South East -14 213 £350 - 155
Yorkshire -8 98 £413 +26.92% 77
Scotland +24 86 £370 +23.33% 37
South West -7 75 £388 +10.71% 55
City of London -13 72 £475 +13.43% 46
West Midlands +4 55 £350 +3.70% 69
South Yorkshire +20 54 £450 +50.00% 19
Sheffield +22 52 £450 +63.63% 11
East of England -3 48 £325 - 88
Wales +5 45 £270 -28.00% 10
North West -46 42 £350 - 119
Edinburgh +27 41 £425 +28.69% 21
West Yorkshire -21 41 £375 +7.14% 37
South Wales +8 39 £260 -30.66% 7
Leeds -17 38 £375 +7.14% 23
Surrey +9 37 £360 +5.88% 28
North East -8 37 £345 +6.15% 15
Hampshire -1 36 £365 +4.28% 41
Glasgow -4 35 £350 +16.66% 13
Cardiff +8 32 £270 -29.18% 4
Buckinghamshire -18 30 £325 +4.00% 7
Berkshire +18 29 £400 -13.04% 15
East Midlands -8 29 £375 +15.38% 62
Tyne and Wear -12 28 £340 +0.74% 12
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 26 £340 +0.74% 11
Manchester -33 25 £388 +10.71% 75
Bristol -3 22 £320 -8.57% 15
Oxfordshire -9 22 £300 -29.41% 24

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 1632 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 1601 (62.91%) HTML
3 1505 (59.14%) CSS
4 1247 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
5 788 (30.96%) HTML5
6 704 (27.66%) AngularJS
7 635 (24.95%) Java
7 635 (24.95%) jQuery
8 585 (22.99%) .NET
9 550 (21.61%) CSS3
10 524 (20.59%) Front End Development
11 521 (20.47%) Git (software)
12 503 (19.76%) MVC
13 494 (19.41%) C#
14 473 (18.59%) TDD
15 397 (15.60%) Scrum
16 383 (15.05%) SQL
17 377 (14.81%) User Experience
18 354 (13.91%) ASP.NET
19 352 (13.83%) React
20 346 (13.60%) Web Services
21 344 (13.52%) PHP
22 332 (13.05%) Linux
23 330 (12.97%) Responsive Web Design
24 324 (12.73%) Finance
25 320 (12.57%) Node.js
26 318 (12.50%) SQL Server
27 293 (11.51%) Sass
28 292 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
29 276 (10.84%) Python

Web 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
1 261 (10.26%) CMS
2 86 (3.38%) Drupal
3 83 (3.26%) WordPress
4 74 (2.91%) Apache
5 71 (2.79%) Confluence
6 54 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 52 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 50 (1.96%) JBoss
9 49 (1.93%) SharePoint
10 44 (1.73%) IIS
11 42 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 41 (1.61%) Umbraco
13 38 (1.49%) EPiServer
14 35 (1.38%) WebSphere
15 33 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 29 (1.14%) nginx
17 24 (0.94%) WebLogic
18 16 (0.63%) GeoServer
19 13 (0.51%) Apache Spark
20 12 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 96 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 82 (3.22%) MS Excel
3 28 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.59%) MS Office
5 10 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.31%) MS Project
7 6 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.20%) GIMP
8 5 (0.20%) InDesign
9 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.039%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.039%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (0.79%) Magento
2 15 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.28%) Unica
6 6 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.079%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.079%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.039%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.039%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.039%) Shopify
10 1 (0.039%) SystmOne
10 1 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 112 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (2.28%) GitHub
4 34 (1.34%) PaaS
5 22 (0.86%) Google Analytics
6 17 (0.67%) IaaS
7 15 (0.59%) SaaS
8 13 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
9 10 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.39%) Office 365
10 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.24%) Slack
14 4 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.16%) Force.com
14 4 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 207 (8.13%) HTTP
2 73 (2.87%) Internet
3 38 (1.49%) Intranet
4 23 (0.90%) SSL
5 18 (0.71%) LDAP
6 13 (0.51%) DNS
7 11 (0.43%) SSH
8 9 (0.35%) Network Security
9 8 (0.31%) Extranet
9 8 (0.31%) Firewall
10 7 (0.28%) SMTP
11 5 (0.20%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.16%) VPN
13 3 (0.12%) AMQP
13 3 (0.12%) SNA
14 2 (0.079%) Broadband
14 2 (0.079%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.079%) Kerberos
15 1 (0.039%) DHCP
15 1 (0.039%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 240 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 219 (8.61%) MySQL
4 99 (3.89%) MongoDB
4 99 (3.89%) NoSQL
5 69 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (1.57%) Big Data
7 37 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 23 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 22 (0.86%) Redis
12 20 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (0.63%) Blockchain
15 15 (0.59%) MariaDB
16 14 (0.55%) Hadoop
17 12 (0.47%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 521 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 214 (8.41%) Subversion
3 167 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 126 (4.95%) JIRA
5 111 (4.36%) Grunt
6 110 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 96 (3.77%) JUnit
8 91 (3.58%) gulp
8 91 (3.58%) Visual Studio
9 88 (3.46%) Cucumber
9 88 (3.46%) Selenium
10 85 (3.34%) Maven
11 69 (2.71%) Jasmine
12 48 (1.89%) Mockito
13 44 (1.73%) Bower
14 43 (1.69%) Ant
15 37 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
15 37 (1.45%) TeamCity
16 30 (1.18%) Eclipse
17 29 (1.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 324 (12.73%) Finance
2 163 (6.40%) Banking
3 133 (5.23%) Marketing
4 85 (3.34%) Retail
5 61 (2.40%) Publishing
6 54 (2.12%) Advertising
7 49 (1.93%) Games
8 48 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 41 (1.61%) Investment Banking
10 38 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 29 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 26 (1.02%) Front Office
12 26 (1.02%) Legal
13 22 (0.86%) Electronics
14 13 (0.51%) Back Office
15 9 (0.35%) Local Government
15 9 (0.35%) Military
16 8 (0.31%) Automotive
16 8 (0.31%) German Language
17 5 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2139 (84.05%) Developer
2 757 (29.74%) Web Developer
3 466 (18.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 353 (13.87%) JavaScript Developer
5 295 (11.59%) Java Developer
6 269 (10.57%) HTML Developer
7 260 (10.22%) .NET Developer
8 215 (8.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 175 (6.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 167 (6.56%) Senior Developer
11 166 (6.52%) C# Developer
12 158 (6.21%) Angular Developer
13 123 (4.83%) PHP Developer
14 107 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
15 106 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
16 89 (3.50%) UI Developer
17 82 (3.22%) Scala Developer
18 74 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
19 66 (2.59%) Agile Developer
20 63 (2.48%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1601 (62.91%) HTML
2 1505 (59.14%) CSS
3 788 (30.96%) HTML5
4 704 (27.66%) AngularJS
5 635 (24.95%) jQuery
6 585 (22.99%) .NET
7 550 (21.61%) CSS3
8 354 (13.91%) ASP.NET
9 352 (13.83%) React
10 346 (13.60%) Web Services
11 320 (12.57%) Node.js
12 293 (11.51%) Sass
13 272 (10.69%) Ajax
13 272 (10.69%) REST
14 237 (9.31%) JSON
15 234 (9.19%) RESTful
16 220 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 190 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 190 (7.47%) XML
18 179 (7.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 377 (14.81%) User Experience
2 86 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 62 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 42 (1.65%) W3C
6 25 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
7 24 (0.94%) Digital Media
8 23 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 23 (0.90%) Virtual Team
9 21 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 20 (0.79%) Fintech
11 18 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 16 (0.63%) Graphic Design
12 16 (0.63%) RIA
13 14 (0.55%) Algorithms
13 14 (0.55%) Blog
13 14 (0.55%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.55%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 332 (13.05%) Linux
2 204 (8.02%) Unix
3 112 (4.40%) Mac OS X
4 108 (4.24%) Windows
5 62 (2.44%) Android
6 60 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 20 (0.79%) Mac OS
8 19 (0.75%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.31%) webOS
11 8 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
13 6 (0.24%) CentOS
14 5 (0.20%) Solaris
15 4 (0.16%) SUSE
16 3 (0.12%) MVS
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.079%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1247 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (20.59%) Front End Development
3 503 (19.76%) MVC
4 473 (18.59%) TDD
5 397 (15.60%) Scrum
6 330 (12.97%) Responsive Web Design
7 292 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
8 249 (9.78%) BDD
9 246 (9.67%) Web Design
10 185 (7.27%) OO
11 175 (6.88%) Configuration Management
11 175 (6.88%) DevOps
12 161 (6.33%) Continuous Deployment
13 159 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 135 (5.30%) Software Engineering
15 131 (5.15%) Content Management
15 131 (5.15%) Mentoring
16 126 (4.95%) Visualisation
17 123 (4.83%) Kanban
18 115 (4.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1632 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 635 (24.95%) Java
3 494 (19.41%) C#
4 383 (15.05%) SQL
5 344 (13.52%) PHP
6 276 (10.84%) Python
7 206 (8.09%) Ruby
8 144 (5.66%) Scala
9 69 (2.71%) TypeScript
10 53 (2.08%) ES6
11 50 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 34 (1.34%) Perl
13 31 (1.22%) Bash Shell
13 31 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 26 (1.02%) C
16 23 (0.90%) C++
17 21 (0.83%) VB.NET
18 20 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 118 (4.64%) Degree
2 117 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 45 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.24%) MCITP
7 6 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.16%) ISEB
9 4 (0.16%) PMP
10 3 (0.12%) MCSE
10 3 (0.12%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.079%) APMP
11 2 (0.079%) PhD
11 2 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.69%) QA
2 26 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.28%) WAI
4 5 (0.20%) FATCA
5 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.16%) PMO
6 3 (0.12%) SLA
7 2 (0.079%) MiFID
7 2 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.039%) Basel II
8 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (4.05%) Docker
2 16 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.31%) Shibboleth
3 8 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.12%) Varnish
5 2 (0.079%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.079%) LXC
6 1 (0.039%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.039%) Corosync
6 1 (0.039%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.039%) Squid
6 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.039%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (2.59%) Puppet
2 53 (2.08%) Ansible
3 46 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.79%) Kibana
4 20 (0.79%) logstash
5 14 (0.55%) Terraform
6 13 (0.51%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.39%) Grafana
7 10 (0.39%) rkt
8 8 (0.31%) Nagios
9 7 (0.28%) Icinga
9 7 (0.28%) Salt
9 7 (0.28%) TeamSite
10 6 (0.24%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.12%) Opsview
12 3 (0.12%) Packer
13 2 (0.079%) Consul
13 2 (0.079%) Galera Cluster
13 2 (0.079%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 193 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 147 (5.78%) Oracle
3 92 (3.61%) Adobe
4 85 (3.34%) Google
5 52 (2.04%) Sitecore
6 36 (1.41%) ServiceNow
7 33 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.18%) Zend
9 27 (1.06%) SAP
10 22 (0.86%) Apple
10 22 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 19 (0.75%) IBM
12 18 (0.71%) VMware
13 15 (0.59%) hybris
13 15 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 14 (0.55%) Splunk
15 13 (0.51%) New Relic
16 12 (0.47%) Twitter
17 11 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
18 10 (0.39%) AppDynamics
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day 3 Months Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 PD
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 300-320/day (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
PCR
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £120.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400-£500 and £550-£600
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: c£55,000 - £65,000 Pro Rota
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day 6 months contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £454.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
PCR
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago