Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for webpack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited webpack over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 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.

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UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 458 432 357
Rank change year-on-year -26 -75 +243
Contract jobs citing webpack 243 539 701
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 2.67% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 420 579
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £358
90th Percentile £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £416
% change year-on-year -6.94% +8.11% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

webpack is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,743 20,175 19,431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.45% 20.93% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,975 13,675 13,523
Median daily rate £488 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 291 221
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £25.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £63.08 £53.75 £67.50
Median hourly rate £37.88 £43.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -12.93% - +6.10%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing webpack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for webpack in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing webpack.

Daily rate trend for webpack in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing webpack over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for webpack in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing webpack.

Hourly rate trend for webpack in the UK

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Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing webpack over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for webpack in the UK

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Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webpack within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 228 £475 -5.00% 127
London -10 149 £525 -1.87% 61
UK excluding London +25 84 £419 -6.94% 72
Midlands +68 25 £500 +25.00% 11
West Midlands +65 17 £500 +33.33% 6
North of England +52 14 £375 - 21
South East +29 14 £475 +3.83% 15
South West +5 13 £355 -29.00% 13
East of England +35 11 £375 +4.17% 6
East Midlands +38 8 £425 +6.25% 5
Scotland +16 7 £475 +5.56% 4
North West +26 5 £325 -11.86% 14
North East - 5 £463 - 4
Yorkshire +39 4 £388 +3.33% 3
Work from Home +1 4 £360 -4.00% 15

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing webpack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for webpack.

1 198 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 174 (71.60%) CSS
3 142 (58.44%) Node.js
4 139 (57.20%) React
5 132 (54.32%) HTML
6 119 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (41.98%) Sass
8 94 (38.68%) ES6
8 94 (38.68%) Redux
9 85 (34.98%) Docker
10 80 (32.92%) TypeScript
11 79 (32.51%) Jest
11 79 (32.51%) Front End Development
12 75 (30.86%) Git (software)
13 72 (29.63%) DevOps
14 71 (29.22%) gulp
15 67 (27.57%) AngularJS
16 66 (27.16%) Azure
17 65 (26.75%) Test Automation
17 65 (26.75%) HTML5
18 61 (25.10%) AWS
19 60 (24.69%) User Experience
20 55 (22.63%) Finance
21 54 (22.22%) Kubernetes
22 53 (21.81%) Babel
23 50 (20.58%) TDD
24 49 (20.16%) OO
24 49 (20.16%) GCP
25 48 (19.75%) GraphQL
26 44 (18.11%) npm

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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 15 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (5.35%) nginx
3 9 (3.70%) Confluence
4 8 (3.29%) CMS
5 6 (2.47%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.06%) Apache
7 4 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.82%) Drupal
8 2 (0.82%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Kentico
8 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.82%) WordPress
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.23%) GIMP
3 2 (0.82%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.82%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Shopify
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (27.16%) Azure
2 61 (25.10%) AWS
3 49 (20.16%) GCP
4 44 (18.11%) npm
5 25 (10.29%) Heroku
6 10 (4.12%) Yarn
7 9 (3.70%) SaaS
8 8 (3.29%) OpenShift
9 7 (2.88%) PaaS
10 6 (2.47%) GitHub
10 6 (2.47%) Loggly
11 5 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.65%) IaaS
12 4 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (1.65%) Serverless
13 3 (1.23%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) HTTP
1 3 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) DNS
2 1 (0.41%) Network Security
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.58%) NoSQL
2 24 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.05%) MongoDB
4 21 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (6.58%) Redis
6 14 (5.76%) MySQL
7 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.47%) BigQuery
9 5 (2.06%) Big Data
10 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.23%) IDOL
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.82%) Power BI
12 2 (0.82%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.82%) QlikView
13 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 75 (30.86%) Git (software)
2 71 (29.22%) gulp
3 53 (21.81%) Babel
4 44 (18.11%) Grunt
5 32 (13.17%) Jenkins
6 26 (10.70%) Mocha
7 23 (9.47%) Jasmine
8 17 (7.00%) Selenium
9 15 (6.17%) JIRA
10 13 (5.35%) PostCSS
11 12 (4.94%) git-flow
11 12 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (4.53%) Vagrant
13 8 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (3.29%) TestCafe
14 7 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (2.47%) Protractor
15 6 (2.47%) Travis CI
15 6 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
16 5 (2.06%) CircleCI
General
1 55 (22.63%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Public Sector
3 10 (4.12%) Banking
4 9 (3.70%) Retail
5 8 (3.29%) Marketing
6 5 (2.06%) Publishing
7 4 (1.65%) Back Office
7 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.23%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.82%) Front Office
9 2 (0.82%) Games
9 2 (0.82%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 204 (83.95%) Developer
2 61 (25.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (18.93%) React Developer
4 37 (15.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 33 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 32 (13.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 31 (12.76%) Node.js Developer
8 19 (7.82%) UI Developer
9 17 (7.00%) .NET Developer
10 16 (6.58%) Digital Developer
11 15 (6.17%) Angular Developer
12 12 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Java Developer
13 10 (4.12%) Web Developer
14 9 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
15 8 (3.29%) HTML Developer
16 7 (2.88%) AWS Developer
17 6 (2.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 6 (2.47%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 6 (2.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (71.60%) CSS
2 142 (58.44%) Node.js
3 139 (57.20%) React
4 132 (54.32%) HTML
5 102 (41.98%) Sass
6 94 (38.68%) Redux
7 79 (32.51%) Jest
8 67 (27.57%) AngularJS
9 65 (26.75%) HTML5
10 48 (19.75%) GraphQL
11 44 (18.11%) REST
12 42 (17.28%) CSS3
12 42 (17.28%) Vue.js
13 39 (16.05%) jQuery
14 32 (13.17%) .NET
15 29 (11.93%) Express
15 29 (11.93%) RESTful
16 26 (10.70%) LESS
17 25 (10.29%) Enzyme
18 23 (9.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.69%) User Experience
2 33 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 27 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.06%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.06%) Derivative
4 5 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.06%) Reinsurance
5 4 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.23%) iPad
6 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.23%) RIA
6 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.23%) W3C
7 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (0.82%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.82%) NHS
7 2 (0.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.35%) Linux
2 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.65%) Android
4 3 (1.23%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (32.51%) Front End Development
3 72 (29.63%) DevOps
4 65 (26.75%) Test Automation
5 50 (20.58%) TDD
6 49 (20.16%) OO
7 39 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (14.40%) Scrum
9 31 (12.76%) BDD
9 31 (12.76%) Computer Science
9 31 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.76%) MVC
10 29 (11.93%) API Design
11 28 (11.52%) OOD
12 24 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (9.47%) Microservices
14 22 (9.05%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.23%) Open Source
16 19 (7.82%) Unit Testing
17 18 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 198 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 94 (38.68%) ES6
3 80 (32.92%) TypeScript
4 42 (17.28%) SQL
5 37 (15.23%) C#
6 36 (14.81%) Java
7 16 (6.58%) Python
8 10 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.70%) PHP
10 8 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.47%) ES7
12 5 (2.06%) C
12 5 (2.06%) Ruby
13 4 (1.65%) Lua
14 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.82%) Go
15 2 (0.82%) Java 8
15 2 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) Degree
4 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.76%) WCAG
2 9 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 85 (34.98%) Docker
2 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 37 (15.23%) Terraform
3 8 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.88%) Ansible
5 3 (1.23%) Puppet
6 2 (0.82%) Control-M
6 2 (0.82%) Istio
6 2 (0.82%) Mesos
7 1 (0.41%) Grafana
7 1 (0.41%) Graphite
7 1 (0.41%) Marathon
Vendors
1 25 (10.29%) Google
2 15 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.29%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.88%) New Relic
4 7 (2.88%) Oracle
5 4 (1.65%) IBM
5 4 (1.65%) Twitter
6 3 (1.23%) Facebook
7 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.82%) Guidewire
7 2 (0.82%) SAP
7 2 (0.82%) Tableau
7 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Ariba
8 1 (0.41%) Capita
8 1 (0.41%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.41%) WooCommerce