Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 457 464 387
Rank change year-on-year +7 -77 -35
Contract jobs citing webpack 267 156 557
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.36% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.48% 1.97% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 102 428
10th Percentile £375 £350 £363
25th Percentile £416 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £560 £572 £575
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.88%

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 10,746 7,906 18,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.48% 18.20% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,187 5,520 12,146
10th Percentile £350 £333 £333
25th Percentile £413 £411 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%
75th Percentile £588 £588 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -0.39% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 110 258
10th Percentile £25.50 £19.23 £21.25
25th Percentile £40.00 £36.75 £36.55
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £44.18
Median % change year-on-year - +7.51% +3.95%
75th Percentile £57.50 £55.00 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £63.08 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £45.96 £44.00
% change year-on-year +3.36% +4.44% +3.53%

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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 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for webpack in the UK

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Top 14 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 14 June 2021. 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 +35 222 £475 -5.00% 177
London +14 179 £500 -4.76% 100
Work from Home -210 61 £475 +8.57% 46
UK excluding London -8 50 £420 -6.67% 84
Scotland -22 19 £420 -6.67% 4
South East +9 12 £440 -2.79% 14
North of England +15 8 £375 -30.23% 29
North West +8 7 £338 +3.85% 14
East of England -3 4 - - 8
West Midlands -24 4 £370 -26.00% 9
Midlands -26 4 £370 -26.00% 14
South West +5 2 £355 - 12
Yorkshire +10 1 £550 +57.14% 14
Wales - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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.

1 234 (87.64%) JavaScript
2 198 (74.16%) CSS
3 177 (66.29%) HTML
4 168 (62.92%) React
5 138 (51.69%) Node.js
6 135 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (46.44%) Redux
8 115 (43.07%) TypeScript
9 106 (39.70%) Git (software)
10 102 (38.20%) AngularJS
11 96 (35.96%) Front End Development
12 92 (34.46%) User Experience
13 84 (31.46%) GraphQL
14 83 (31.09%) Azure
15 82 (30.71%) ES6
16 81 (30.34%) Sass
16 81 (30.34%) TDD
17 80 (29.96%) DevOps
18 79 (29.59%) npm
18 79 (29.59%) Jest
19 78 (29.21%) HTML5
20 71 (26.59%) Docker
20 71 (26.59%) Accessibility
21 69 (25.84%) AWS
22 60 (22.47%) Social Skills
23 58 (21.72%) CSS3
24 56 (20.97%) Test Automation
25 55 (20.60%) Software Engineering
25 55 (20.60%) Vue.js
26 49 (18.35%) SQL

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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 10 (3.75%) CMS
2 8 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (2.62%) Drupal
3 7 (2.62%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.87%) Headless CMS
6 4 (1.50%) Confluence
6 4 (1.50%) IBM Domino
6 4 (1.50%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.12%) Apache
7 3 (1.12%) IIS
7 3 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (0.37%) WildFly
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Shopify
2 6 (2.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 83 (31.09%) Azure
2 79 (29.59%) npm
3 69 (25.84%) AWS
4 34 (12.73%) Serverless
5 25 (9.36%) Heroku
6 22 (8.24%) GCP
7 16 (5.99%) Yarn
8 14 (5.24%) GitHub
9 13 (4.87%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (4.49%) Amazon S3
11 11 (4.12%) PaaS
12 10 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (3.37%) IaaS
14 6 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (2.25%) Azure Functions
15 5 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (1.87%) Amazon ECS
16 4 (1.50%) Azure Event Grid
16 4 (1.50%) Azure Service Bus
17 3 (1.12%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.37%) Internet
2 7 (2.62%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) AMQP
4 1 (0.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.49%) NoSQL
2 16 (5.99%) MongoDB
3 13 (4.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.87%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.50%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.12%) DB2
9 3 (1.12%) MySQL
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.75%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (0.75%) Redis
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2019
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 106 (39.70%) Git (software)
2 46 (17.23%) gulp
3 38 (14.23%) Grunt
4 37 (13.86%) Cypress.io
5 35 (13.11%) Babel
6 29 (10.86%) Jenkins
6 29 (10.86%) JIRA
7 26 (9.74%) Mocha
8 18 (6.74%) Jasmine
9 16 (5.99%) ESLint
10 14 (5.24%) Maven
10 14 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (4.49%) SonarQube
11 12 (4.49%) Storybook
12 10 (3.75%) Bower
13 9 (3.37%) Bitbucket
14 8 (3.00%) Artifactory
14 8 (3.00%) Protractor
15 7 (2.62%) Cucumber
15 7 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 60 (22.47%) Social Skills
2 45 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.49%) Finance
4 11 (4.12%) Marketing
5 10 (3.75%) Retail
6 9 (3.37%) Front Office
7 8 (3.00%) Banking
8 7 (2.62%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.87%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.12%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.12%) Law
10 3 (1.12%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (76.03%) Developer
2 69 (25.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 59 (22.10%) React Developer
4 42 (15.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 28 (10.49%) Node.js Developer
5 28 (10.49%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.99%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (8.61%) UI Developer
8 22 (8.24%) Angular Developer
9 20 (7.49%) Software Engineer
10 18 (6.74%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.12%) Digital Developer
12 9 (3.37%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.37%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.00%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 8 (3.00%) HTML Developer
13 8 (3.00%) Senior React Developer
14 7 (2.62%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.62%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (74.16%) CSS
2 177 (66.29%) HTML
3 168 (62.92%) React
4 138 (51.69%) Node.js
5 124 (46.44%) Redux
6 102 (38.20%) AngularJS
7 84 (31.46%) GraphQL
8 81 (30.34%) Sass
9 79 (29.59%) Jest
10 78 (29.21%) HTML5
11 58 (21.72%) CSS3
12 55 (20.60%) Vue.js
13 47 (17.60%) REST
14 42 (15.73%) RESTful
15 30 (11.24%) .NET
15 30 (11.24%) LESS
16 29 (10.86%) jQuery
17 25 (9.36%) Enzyme
18 24 (8.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (8.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (34.46%) User Experience
2 24 (8.99%) Data Structures
3 20 (7.49%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 10 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.37%) Wiki
7 6 (2.25%) Blog
8 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.50%) NHS
8 4 (1.50%) W3C
9 3 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.12%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.75%) Animation
10 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.37%) Media Streaming
11 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.12%) Unix
2 8 (3.00%) Linux
3 4 (1.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.12%) Android
5 2 (0.75%) Windows
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (35.96%) Front End Development
3 81 (30.34%) TDD
4 80 (29.96%) DevOps
5 56 (20.97%) Test Automation
6 55 (20.60%) Software Engineering
7 48 (17.98%) Unit Testing
8 47 (17.60%) Web Development
9 42 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
10 37 (13.86%) BDD
11 30 (11.24%) API Design
11 30 (11.24%) Microservices
12 29 (10.86%) Computer Science
13 28 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (10.49%) OO
14 27 (10.11%) Open Source
15 23 (8.61%) OOD
16 22 (8.24%) MVC
17 20 (7.49%) E-Commerce
17 20 (7.49%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 234 (87.64%) JavaScript
2 115 (43.07%) TypeScript
3 82 (30.71%) ES6
4 49 (18.35%) SQL
5 42 (15.73%) Java
6 30 (11.24%) C#
7 20 (7.49%) PHP
8 16 (5.99%) Python
9 15 (5.62%) Java 8
10 8 (3.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.62%) ES7
11 7 (2.62%) JSX
12 6 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.87%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.50%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.12%) Scala
16 2 (0.75%) Go
16 2 (0.75%) Perl
17 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (3.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (26.59%) Accessibility
2 14 (5.24%) QA
3 4 (1.50%) WCAG
4 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 71 (26.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (12.73%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.87%) Terraform
3 2 (0.75%) Ansible
3 2 (0.75%) Rancher
4 1 (0.37%) Grafana
4 1 (0.37%) Graphite
4 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.37%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.37%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.12%) Google
3 9 (3.37%) Adobe
4 6 (2.25%) hybris
5 5 (1.87%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.87%) New Relic
6 4 (1.50%) Optimizely
6 4 (1.50%) Xerox
7 3 (1.12%) Splunk
8 2 (0.75%) CA
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle
8 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.37%) Monetate
9 1 (0.37%) SAP
9 1 (0.37%) Xamarin